Fujifilm FinePix F80EXR Review

May 4, 2010 | Mark Goldstein |


Model FinePix F80EXR / F85EXR
Number of effective pixels*1 12.0 megapixels
CCD sensor 1/2-inch SUPER CCD EXR
Storage media
  • Internal memory (Approx. 40MB)
  • SD memory card
  • SDHC memory card*2
File format
Still image:
JPEG (Exif Ver. 2.2*3)
AVI (Motion JPEG) with sound
WAVE format, Monaural sound
(Design rule for Camera File system compliant / DPOF-compatible)
Number of recorded pixels Still image:
4,000 x 3,000 (12M) / 4,000 x 2,664 (3:2 format) / 4,000 x 2,248 (16:9 format) / 2,816 x 2,112 / 2,816 x 1,864 (3:2 format) / 2,816 x 1,584 (16:9 format) / 2,048 x 1,536 / 2,048 x 1,360 (3:2 format) / 1,920 x 1,080 (16:9 format) pixels
Lens 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
Digital zoom Approx. 4.0x
Aperture Wide: F3.3 / F9.0, Telephoto: F5.6 / F16.0 with ND filter
Focus distance
(from lens surface)
  • Wide: Approx. 45cm / 1.5ft. to infinity
  • Telephoto: Approx. 2m / 6.6ft. to infinity
  • Wide: Approx. 5cm - 2.5m / 2.0in.- 8.2ft.
  • Telephoto: Approx. 90cm - 2.5m / 3.0ft.- 8.2ft.
Sensitivity Auto / Equivalent to ISO 100 / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600 / 3200 / 6400 / 12800 (Standard Output Sensitivity)
Exposure control TTL 256-zones metering
Exposure mode Programmed AE, Aperture Priority AE, Manual
Shooting modes
Mode Dial:
EXR MODE, Auto, Natural Light & with Flash, Natural Light, Scene Position, Movie, Manual, Program Auto
Pro Focus Mode, Pro Low-light Mode, Portrait, Portrait Enhancer, Dog, Cat, Landscape, Sport, Night, Night (Tripod), Fireworks, Sunset, Snow, Beach, Underwater, Party, Flower, Text
Image stabilizer CCD-shift type
Shutter speed (Auto mode) 1/4sec. to 1/2000sec.
(All other modes) 8sec. to 1/2000sec.
Continuous shooting Top-3, (max. 1.6 frames/sec.)
Top-12, High speed (max. 4.2 frames/sec., number of recorded pixels: "S" only)
Final-3, (max. 1.6 frames/sec.)
Final-12, High speed (max. 4.2 frames/sec., number of recorded pixels: "S" only)
Focus Auto focus (Multi, Center, Tracking ) / Continuous AF, AF assist illuminator available
White balance Automatic scene recognition Preset: Fine, Shade, Fluorescent light (Daylight), Fluorescent light (Warm White), Fluorescent light (Cool White), Incandescent light, Custom
Self-timer Approx. 10sec. / 2sec. delay
Flash Auto flash
Effective range (ISO 800):
  • Wide: Approx. 30cm - 4.2m / 1.0 ft. -13.8 ft.
  • Telephoto: Approx. 90cm - 2.4m / 3.0ft. - 7.9 ft.
Flash modes
Red-eye removal OFF: Auto, Forced Flash, Suppressed Flash, Slow Synchro. Red-eye removal ON: Red-eye Reduction Auto, Red-eye Reduction & Forced Flash, Suppressed Flash, Red-eye Reduction & Slow Synchro.
LCD monitor 3.0-inch, Approx. 230,000 dots, TFT color LCD monitor, Approx.100% coverage
Movie recording 1,280 x 720 pixels (24 frames/sec.) / 640 x 480 pixels (30 frames/sec.) with monaural sound
Photography functions EXR mode (EXR AUTO, RESOLUTION PRIORITY, HIGH ISO & LOW NOISE PRIORITY, D-RANGE PRIORITY), Film Simulation, Face Detection, Auto red-eye removal, Power management, Framing guideline, Frame No. memory, Silent mode, Face recognition
Playback functions Face Detection, Auto red-eye removal, Crop, Resize, Image rotate, Slide show, Multi-frame playback (with Micro thumbnail), Sorting by date, Voice memo, Picture search
Video output HDMI (type D), NTSC / PAL selectable
Digital interface USB 2.0 High-speed
Power supply NP-50 Li-ion battery (included)
CP-50 with AC power adapter AC-5VX (sold separately)
Dimensions 99.3 (W) x 58.9 (H) x 28.4 (D) mm / 3.9 (W) x 2.3 (H) x 1.1
(D) in. (excluding accessories and attachments)
Weight Approx. 183g / 6.5oz.(excluding accessories, battery and memory card)