Fujifilm FinePix F70EXR Review

September 29, 2009 | Mark Goldstein |


Type of camera

Long Zoom Compact

Number of effective pixels

10 million pixels

CCD sensor

1/2-inch Super CCD EXR

Storage media

Internal memory (approx. 47MB)
SD memory card / SDHC *2

File format

Still image: JPEG (Exif Ver 2.2 *3)
Movie: AVI (Motion JPEG ) with sound
Audio: WAVE format, Monaural sound


Fujinon 10x optical zoom lens, F3.3 (Wide) - F5.6 (Telephoto)

Lens focal length

f=5.0 - 50.0mm, equivalent to 27 - 270mm on a 35mm camera


Auto focus (Multi, Center) / Continuous AF, AF assist illuminator available

Focus distance

Normal Wide: Approx. 45cm / 1.5ft. to infinity Telephoto: Approx. 2m / 6.6ft. to infinity Macro Wide: Approx. 5cm - 2.5m / 2in. - 8.2ft. Telephoto: Approx. 90cm - 2.5m / 3ft. - 8.2ft.

Shutter speed

(Auto mode) 1/4sec. to 1/2000sec., (All other modes) 8sec. to 1/2000sec.


Wide: F3.3 / F6.4, Telephoto: F5.6 / F11.0


Auto / Equivalent to ISO 100 / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600 / 3200 / 6400 / 12800 (Standard Output Sensitivity)

Exposure modes

Programmed AE, Aperture Priority AE, Manual

White balance

Automatic scene recognition Preset: Fine, Shade, Fluorescent light (Daylight), Fluorescent light (Warm white), Fluorescent light (Cool white), Incandescent light Custom

LCD Monitor

2.7-inch, Approx. 230,000 dots, TFT color LCD monitor, Approx. 100% coverage


Approx. 10 sec./2 sec. delay

Video Output

NTSC / PAL selectable

Digital Interface

USB 2.0 High-speed

Power source

NP-50 Li-ion battery (included) / CP-50 with AC power adapter AC-5VX (sold separately)


99.3 (W) x 58.9 (H) x 22.7 (D) mm / 3.9 (W) x 2.3 (H) x 0.9 (D) in. (excluding accessories and attachments)


Approx. 180g / 6.3oz. (excluding accessories, battery and memory card)

Digital Zoom

Approx. 4.0x

Shooting modes

SP Portrait, Portrait Enhancer, Landscape, Sport, Night, Night (Tripod), Fireworks, Sunset, Snow, Beach, Party, Flower, Text, Pro Focus, Pro Low-light

Movie recording

640 x 480 pixels / 320 x 240 pixels (30 frames/sec.) with monaural sound


Face Detection (with Red-eye removal), Slideshow, Trimming, Multi-frame playback (with Micro Thumbnail), Sorting by date, Image rotate, Resize, Voice memo

Voice memo

Up to 30 sec. WAV format