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Fujifilm FinePix S2980
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Fujifilm FinePix S2980 Digital Camera

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14MP 18x CCD Jan 2012
Megapixel Count Optical Zoom Image Stabiliser Sensor Type Release Date
Perfect for those looking to step up from a basic compact to a camera with more features. The FinePix S2980 camera has a generous 18x zoom, 14-megapixel resolution and an electronic viewfinder to... More
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42 Reasons For

One Industry Award

The writer at Buy-n-shoot.com thought that this camera was excellent and gave it their "Gold" award.

Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on five expert reviews from sites including Ephotozine, buy-n-shoot.com, parentesis.com and techmagnifier.com this Fujifilm camera has an overall expert rating of 70%.

Good Owner Reviews

Users have rated this digital camera on average 86%.

Good Size

A number of customers who purchased the product concluded that it was compact. Ayrshiremartin wrote on Amazon three years ago “After reading a review of cameras as I needed a replacement for a compact digital I ruined by getting it wet I decided to try this camera” and scored it very highly. K. Sweet mentioned in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 on Amazon also three years ago “Bought this camera for my wife who wanted to upgrade her Fuji Finepix compact AX250 which she had been completely satisfied with”. Stargazer wrote in their review on Amazon “Yet it is light weight and compact” and rated the product as excellent.

A number of Fujifilm FinePix S2980 reviewers concluded that this digital camera was a good size. Peter Fielder said in his review of the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 “Nice size easy to handle” .

Two customers who bought the product said that it was a good weight. Mohammed mentioned in his review of this digital camera on Amazon “Its light weight and feels great at hand”. On8 wrote in their review “The weight it fine to hold in one hand”.

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Good Product Quality

A number of Fujifilm FinePix S2980 reviewers concluded that the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 was good quality. A mentioned in their review of this digital camera on Amazon four years ago “Apart from that the picture quality is great” and gave the product an excellent review. Carrieann wrote on Amazon “I bought this camera because i wanted good quality pictures and that is exactly what i got.I've never been a photographer” in their review and rated the product 5 stars. Charlie gave it a score of 4 stars and he wrote in his review on Amazon “Great camera for an amateur photographer, does the job and takes good quality pictures”.

Nice Design

A number of Fujifilm FinePix S2980 owners wrote in their reviews that the product was good looking. Billb mentioned on Amazon four years ago “Some of the beautiful Cotswold Towns” in their Fujifilm FinePix S2980 review. Graham said in his review of the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 “It can even do videos, which many can these days, although the video setting are pretty basic”. Oliver Liwan wrote in his review “Pretty Good for Beginners” and gave the product a score of 80 out of 100.

One person who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it was neat. Andy Harding he mentioned on Amazon “Very disappointing as it is a neat, easy to use camera” in his review of the Fujifilm FinePix S2980.

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Good Technical Features

Eleven Fujifilm FinePix S2980 reviewers who reviewed the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 reckoned that it had good features. A gave the product a score of 5 stars and mentioned in their review on Amazon four years ago “Overall this is a great camera with lots of great features and well worth the money!”. Avid Reader mentioned on Amazon “Was thrilled to bits with the better features on it” in their review of this digital camera. Three years ago John Gray gave the product a rating of 5 stars and he wrote in his review of this digital camera “Go this was the best bridge camera deal I could find, with the best features”.

Easy to Use

A number of Fujifilm FinePix S2980 owners mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was easy to use. Amazon Customer mentioned “I found the Fujifilm S2980 Camera so very easy to use and the photos taken were very clear” in their Fujifilm FinePix S2980 review. Four years ago Anton gave the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 a score of 4 stars and he wrote “The panoramic facility is a doddle to use and produces great results”. Ayrshiremartin mentioned “I am still learning how best to use it” and gave this digital camera an excellent rating.

A number of customers who bought this digital camera said that it was easy to use the menus. Bazza wrote “Has a host of settings you can use if you are not satisfied with the full auto mode”. Graham mentioned in his review of this digital camera “It has a lot of settings, many options, some I have tried, others I have not” . K. Gratton scored it 5 stars and said in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 on Amazon “A good all round bridge camera with plenty of settings to suit all abilities”.

One Fujifilm FinePix S2980 owner wrote that it was comfortable and easy to hold. On8 said on Amazon “The position to hold it is very comfortable” in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S2980.

One Fujifilm FinePix S2980 reviewer who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it had a good experience. Three years ago M. A. Insch rated the product as very good and mentioned in their review on Amazon “I bought the camera for my son on my previous good experience with a Fuji bridge camera”.

One customer reckoned that the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 was easy to setup. A scored it very highly and said on Amazon “I wasnt disappointed! I have had this camera for about 8 months and was very easy to set up and start taking photos” in their review of this digital camera.

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Good Quality Pictures

A number of people considered that this digital camera was able to produce good images. Allan Johnston mentioned on Amazon “The 5, 10 or even 20 multi shot is fantastic for moving photographs”. Four years ago Anonymous said “It does take great photos”. Anton scored it 4 stars and he wrote on Amazon “It produces good images at ISO 64 - 400 settings” in his review of this digital camera.

One person said in their reviews that this digital camera had a good image sensor. Two years ago Hubofgadgets.com gave the product a rating of 4 stars and wrote in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 “Available with 14MP sensor, full manual controls”.

One customer who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it had a good picture resolution. Avilion wrote in their review “Very high resolution digital eyepiece viewfinder screen thus dispensing with the mechanicals” and gave it a rating of 5 stars.

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Good Quality Lens

A number of customers who reviewed it thought it had a good zoom. Anonymous wrote “The extended zoom is definitely a bonus”. Graham wrote in his review “The zoom is fantastic, being able to zoom in so close that you can see the hairs in the birds nostrils as it flies high over head” . Grollybolly scored the product 5 stars and wrote on Amazon “The zoom is very effective and doesn't suffer from focus issues when you max it out”.

A number of customers who reviewed it reckoned that it had a good lens. Expert review site Techmagnifier.com said in their review “Good lens, high zooming capability”. Hubofgadgets.com wrote two years ago “A long range lens, excellent zooming capability an” .

A number of Fujifilm FinePix S2980 reviewers who purchased it reckoned that it had a good autofocus. L.brewin scored it 4 stars and said four years ago “It has nice multi-point focus options and it's HD videos are of a decent quality” in their Fujifilm FinePix S2980 review. Shadow said on Amazon “So overall nice little camera and I heard that focusing capabilities are better than S2950”.

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Good Screen / Viewfinder

A few Fujifilm FinePix S2980 reviewers who reviewed the product mentioned that it had a good viewfinder. John Laycock mentioned on Amazon three years ago “The electronic view finder is also a useful addition in bright sunshine” in his Fujifilm FinePix S2980 review and scored it 5 stars. K. Sweet mentioned on Amazon “The facility to change from live view to eye level viewfinder is a real bonus”. Mr Neil Woollacott mentioned in his Fujifilm FinePix S2980 review on Amazon “I purchased this for my wife as she needs a viewfinder when it is bright”.

A number of customers thought the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 had a good screen. Joy rated the product as very good and she wrote in her review of this digital camera three years ago “This was perfect & the large screen on the back makes it very easy for you to look at the pictures or videos you have taken”. Norman mentioned also three years ago “Including aviewer to show the picture when conditions are to bright to see the screen”.

One Fujifilm FinePix S2980 owner wrote that this digital camera had an electronic viewfinder. Last year On8 scored the product very highly and wrote “I love the evf, I use the lcd screen mostly.”.

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Reasonably Priced

Several Fujifilm FinePix S2980 reviewers who bought the product said that it was good value for money. Anton said on Amazon “Bridge camera at affordable price” in his Fujifilm FinePix S2980 review. Avilion mentioned “Very good for the money” in their review and rated the product as excellent. Avilion also wrote “Being an owner of 4 previous similar Fuji Digital Cameras, this range offers excellent performance for the money”.

Nine Fujifilm FinePix S2980 owners mentioned in their reviews that the product was a bargain for the price. Cash mentioned in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 three years ago “Easy to use cheap and reliable”. Cash also said “Cheap long battery life”. Cash also said “The cases are very cheap for this model from ebay think i paid 7 quid for one”.

One Fujifilm FinePix S2980 owner said in their reviews that it was cheap. Kenw gave the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 a score of 5 stars and mentioned “Wanted inexpensive bridge camera with viewfinder” in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S2980.

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Good Support

Some Fujifilm FinePix S2980 reviewers considered that the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 had good technical guidance. Graham gave this digital camera a rating of 5 stars and he mentioned “Away I went, snapping happily away in the manual setting of the camera” in his Fujifilm FinePix S2980 review. Peter Fielder said on Amazon three years ago “Easy to follow manual and handel the buttons” in his review of this digital camera. Phyllis Claude mentioned on Amazon “That is the manual, not the basic one supplied with the camera.”.

Good Video Capture

Four customers who reviewed it mentioned that it was good for video recording. A wrote in their Fujifilm FinePix S2980 review on Amazon “1 of them is a video mode”. A also mentioned “The quality of the videos are good”. Graham wrote in his review “You do get a cracking bit of footage from video and brilliant photos from the stills setting”.

Robust

Some Fujifilm FinePix S2980 owners who reviewed it considered that it was well made. Avilion mentioned in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “Becoming virtually solid state”. Kai wrote in her Fujifilm FinePix S2980 review “The pics are high quality and the build is nice too” and gave the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 a score of 5 stars.

One Fujifilm FinePix S2980 reviewer who bought the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 considered that it was easy to damage or scratch. Silver Surfer wrote in their Fujifilm FinePix S2980 review on Amazon “Until it broke we were very pleased with the ease of use”.

One customer thought it was reliable.

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Good Battery Life

A few Fujifilm FinePix S2980 reviewers who bought the product agreed that it had a good battery life. Shadow mentioned in their review of the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 on Amazon four years ago “Feels good in hand, good battery life and flash is not automatic”. Tj mentioned on Amazon “The only downside is that it has a very low battery life”.

Acceptable Noise Level

One Fujifilm FinePix S2980 reviewer who bought it considered that it was quiet. Four years ago Anton said “The zoom works well and is quiet.” and gave this digital camera a score of 4 stars.

Fujifilm Digital Cameras Have Good Reviews

We checked 3,935 expert and user reviews for Fujifilm digital cameras and found that on average Fujifilm has good ratings. We also found that Fujifilm has good ratings specifically within its bridge camera digital cameras range.

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Good Flash

One person said in their reviews that the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 had a good flash. Anton wrote on Amazon “The flash is adequate for most indoor shots” in his Fujifilm FinePix S2980 review.

CCD Sensor Type

This digital camera has a CCD sensor type, which is the most commonly found sensor type on bridge camera digital cameras that are a similar age to it. CCD sensors produce high quality, low-noise images but consume a lot more power than CMOS sensors. CCD is the most common image sensor type used in digital cameras.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative digital cameras that have a CCD sensor currently available including a cheaper digital camera such as the Kodak Pixpro AZ251[plb_2452647_price] or you might consider a better rated digital camera such as the Fujifilm FinePix S4800[plb_1735658_price].

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Supports Video Recording

supports video recording

The Fujifilm FinePix S2980 supports video recording. Most of the other cameras of this age and type do not support video recording.

It may also be worth considering one of the other digital cameras which support video recording currently available including the Kodak Pixpro AZ251[plb_2452647_price] which is cheaper.

We compared this digital camera to all the other cameras with a video recording and we think the Fujifilm FinePix S4200[plb_1353343_price] is also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The FinePix S2980 has a built-in flash, as do most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and spec to the FinePix S2980.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other cameras with a built-in flash currently available including a cheaper digital camera such as the Samsung WB2200F[plb_2251598_price] or you might consider a higher scoring digital camera such as the Fujifilm FinePix S4800[plb_1735658_price].

It is worth considering other cameras which also have a built-in flash including the Fujifilm FinePix S4200[plb_1353343_price].

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Has an Image Stabiliser

The Fujifilm FinePix S2980 has an image stabiliser. Most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that came out around the same time as the FinePix S2980 also have an image stabiliser.

Other digital cameras with an image stabiliser currently available which you might also want to look at include the Fujifilm FinePix S4800[plb_1735658_price] which has better reviews; or the Samsung WB2200F[plb_2251598_price], or the Kodak Pixpro AZ251[plb_2452647_price] which is cheaper.

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Quite Big Digital Zoom

At 6.7 times zoom factor, the FinePix S2980 has a quite big digital zoom compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been around for more than two years. The average digital zoom of bridge camera digital cameras that came out around the same time as the FinePix S2980 is 9.6x.

Digital cameras with a bigger digital zoom that might be worth considering include the Fujifilm FinePix S4800[plb_1735658_price] (7.2x) which also has a higher rating.

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Light

The FinePix S2980 is fairly light (only 341 grams) compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that are a similar age to the FinePix S2980. Across all the bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the FinePix S2980 the weights range from 120g to 910g.

If you would consider a camera with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Fujifilm FinePix S4200[plb_1353343_price] (448g).

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Electrical Viewfinder

This digital camera has an Electrical viewfinder, which is typical of many bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. Most compact cameras do not have enough space to accommodate an optical viewfinder and use the display screen on the back as an electrical viewfinder.

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Has Two Image Editing Modes

The FinePix S2980 has a greater number of image editing modes than most comparable spec digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to it. This camera has a Resizing image editing mode, which is the most frequently found image editing mode found on cameras of this spec and age. The image editing mode "Crop" is also found on this Fujifilm camera.

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Has Six White Balance Modes

The Fujifilm FinePix S2980 has a greater number of white balance modes than most bridge camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to it. This digital camera has an Auto white balance mode, which is the most commonly found white balance mode found on digital cameras of this age and spec. The white balance modes "Custom modes", "Daylight", "Fine", "Fluorescent" and "Shade" are also found on this camera.

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4288 X 3216 Still Image Resolution

The FinePix S2980 has a 4288 x 3216 still image resolution which is higher than most cameras of a comparable age and type to it. Most similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to it have a 1920 x 1080 still image resolution. In addition, this camera have still image resolutions of 2048 x 1360, 2048 x 1536, 3072 x 1728, 3072 x 2048, 3072 x 2304 and 4288 x 2416 and 4288 x 2864. The still image resolution of all cameras of this age and spec ranges from 640 x 360 (worst) to 4608 x 3456 (best).

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Features Seven Flash Modes

The Fujifilm FinePix S2980 has a greater number of flash modes than most cameras of this type and age. The most frequently featured flash mode is Auto, but this flash mode is not featured on this Fujifilm digital camera. The flash modes Flash off, Flash on, Forced off, Forced on, Red-eye reduction, Slow synchronization and Suppressed are also featured on this camera.

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Supports One Image Format

The Fujifilm FinePix S2980 has a greater number of supported image formats than most cameras of a comparable age and type to it. The most frequently supported image format is JPG, but this image format is not supported by this camera. The image formats JPEG XR are also supported by this Fujifilm camera.

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Short

The average height of digital cameras of this age and spec is 86mm, and the heights range from 56mm to 130mm. At only 73.4 millimeters, the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 is quite short compared to most of the other cameras of this age and type.

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Has Three Light Exposure Modes

The FinePix S2980 has a greater number of light exposure modes than most digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it. This Fujifilm digital camera has a Manual light exposure mode, which is the most frequently found light exposure mode found on cameras of this spec and age. The light exposure modes "Aperture priority AE" and "Shutter priority AE" are also found on this Fujifilm camera.

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Supports Nine ISO Speeds

The number of ISO speeds supported by the FinePix S2980 is more than most similar spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago. The most frequently supported ISO speed is 160, but this ISO speed is not supported by this digital camera. The ISO speeds 64, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400 and Auto are also supported by this Fujifilm camera.

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Narrow

The narrowest camera of a similar spec and age to the FinePix S2980 is 41mm wide, the widest is 140mm, and the average width is 120mm. With a width of only 110.2 millimeters, the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 is one of the narrower digital cameras of this type and age amongst bridge camera digital cameras of this age.

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± 2EV (1/3EV Step) Light Exposure Correction

This digital camera has a ± 2EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction, which is typical of many bridge camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's over three times the video resolution of the most common video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels (which is also supported by this digital camera). In addition, this camera supports a video resolution of 320 x 240 pixels. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is classified as HD and TVs supporting this resolution are referred to as "HD Ready". However the resolution is not as detailed as Full HD (1920 x 1080). Across all digital cameras of this type and age the worst video resolution is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Features Two Auto Focus

The Fujifilm FinePix S2980 has a greater number of auto focusing (AF) modes than most cameras of a similar type and age to it. The most frequently featured auto focus is Face detection, but this auto focus is not featured on this Fujifilm digital camera. The auto focus Continuous Auto Focus and Single Auto Focus are also featured on this camera.

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Features One Light Metering Mode

The number of light metering modes featured on the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 is more than most bridge camera digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. This Fujifilm camera features an Spot light metering mode, which is the most frequently featured light metering mode featured on cameras of this age and type.

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Supports One Power Source

The number of power sources supported by the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 is more than most bridge camera digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. This camera supports a Battery power source, which is the most commonly supported power source supported by comparable spec cameras that have been available for around the same time as the FinePix S2980.

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Auto Focus

This digital camera has an Auto focus, which is the most commonly found focus on bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for more than two years.

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Quite Small Minimum ISO Speed

When compared to other similar spec cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the FinePix S2980 that we have assessed the minimum ISO speed of, the FinePix S2980's minimum ISO speed of only 64 is one of the smallest. The average minimum ISO speed of bridge camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to the FinePix S2980 is 95, and the minimum ISO speed range from 64 to 400.

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13 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Full HD Video

The Fujifilm FinePix S2980 does not support Full HD video, unlike most of the other digital cameras of this age and type which support Full HD video.

There are a number of other cameras which also support Full HD video that you might want to look at including the Samsung WB2200F[plb_2251598_price] which is also cheaper.

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Does Not Support WiFi Connectivity

The FinePix S2980 does not support WiFi connectivity. Most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that are a similar age to the FinePix S2980 also do not support WiFi connectivity.

We compared all the other cameras which also support WiFi connectivity to this digital camera and we think the Samsung WB2200F[plb_2251598_price] which is also cheaper is also worth considering.

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Not 3D Compatible

Like most of the other cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the FinePix S2980, the FinePix S2980 is not 3D compatible.

If you are looking for a camera that is 3D compatible then you might also want to consider the Fujifilm FinePix S4800[plb_1735658_price].

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Not Waterproof

Most cameras of this spec and age are not waterproof. The Fujifilm FinePix S2980 is no exception to this as it too is not waterproof.

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Does Not Have a GPS

The FinePix S2980 does not have a GPS. Most of the other cameras of this age and spec also do not have a GPS.

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Quite Low Megapixel Count

The lowest megapixel count of bridge camera digital cameras that came out around the same time as the FinePix S2980 is 12MP and the highest is 21MP. With a megapixel count of only 14 megapixels, the FinePix S2980 has one of the lower megapixel counts amongst comparable spec cameras of this age.

If you would prefer a camera with a higher megapixel count then you might also want to consider the Fujifilm FinePix S4800[plb_1735658_price] (16MP and higher rated); or the Kodak Pixpro AZ251[plb_2452647_price] (16MP and cheaper), or the Samsung WB2200F[plb_2251598_price] (16.4MP and cheaper).

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Quite Small Optical Zoom

Digital cameras of this age and spec have optical zooms of between 1.3x and 65x, and the average optical zoom is 31x. At only 18 times zoom factor, the FinePix S2980 has a quite small optical zoom compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the FinePix S2980.

If you want a camera with a bigger optical zoom then you might also want to look at the Kodak Pixpro AZ251[plb_2452647_price] (25x and cheaper); or the Fujifilm FinePix S4800[plb_1735658_price] (30x and higher rated).

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Only Has Seven Shooting Modes

The FinePix S2980 has a greater number of shooting modes than most bridge camera digital cameras that are a similar age to it. This camera has an Auto shooting mode, which is the most commonly found shooting mode found on digital cameras of a similar age and type to the FinePix S2980. The shooting modes "Aperture priority", "Manual", "Movie", "Program", "Scene" and "Shutter priority" are also found on this digital camera.

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Only Supports Two Camera File Systems

The FinePix S2980 has a greater number of camera file systems than most comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. This camera supports an Exif 2.3 camera file system, which is the most commonly supported camera file system supported by bridge camera digital cameras that have been around for more than two years. The camera file system "DPOF 1.1" is also supported by this Fujifilm digital camera.

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Very Small Maximum Memory Card Size

The maximum memory card sizes of cameras of a comparable spec and age to the FinePix S2980 range from 8GB to 130GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 38GB. At only 8 gigabytes, the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 has a fairly small maximum memory card size compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to the FinePix S2980.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The lowest display resolution of comparable spec cameras that were launched around the same time as the FinePix S2980 is 460 pixels, the highest is 1,500,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 510,000 pixels. At only 230,000 pixels, the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 has a fairly low display resolution compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Short Maximum Focal Length

Across all the bridge camera digital cameras that have been around for more than two years the maximum focal lengths range from 84mm to 1,600mm, and the average maximum focal length is 730mm. With a maximum focal length of only 504 millimeters, the FinePix S2980 has a fairly short maximum focal length compared to most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Very Long Minimum Focal Length

The average minimum focal length of digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the FinePix S2980 is 24mm, and the minimum focal lengths range from 4.5mm to 28mm. The FinePix S2980 has a very long minimum focal length (28 millimeters) compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that are a comparable age to the FinePix S2980.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Fujifilm FinePix S2980

Released Over Four Years Ago

This bridge camera camera was released over four years ago.

Average Screen Size

At 3 inches, the FinePix S2980 has a pretty average screen size compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the FinePix S2980.

We compared all the other 3" screen digital cameras to this camera and we think the Fujifilm FinePix S4800[plb_1735658_price] which has better reviews; or the Samsung WB2200F[plb_2251598_price] which is cheaper are also worth considering.

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SD Memory Card

This camera supports an SD|SDHC memory card, which is typical of many comparable spec cameras that were launched around the same time as it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

Digital cameras with a better memory card type that might be worth considering include the Fujifilm FinePix S4800[plb_1735658_price] (SD|SDHC|SDXC) which is also higher rated.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel Count
Image Stabiliser
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution
Maximum Image Resolution
Aspect Ratio
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture
Minimum Aperture
Maximum Focal Length
Minimum Focal Length
Focal Length Range
Lens Structure
Combined Zoom
Focusing
Auto Focus
Normal Focusing Range
Macro Focusing Range
Super Macro Focusing Range
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
Focus Mode
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Mode
ISO Speed
Maximum ISO Speed
Minimum ISO Speed
Light Metering Mode
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
Camera Shutter
Flash
Flash Mode
Tele Flash Range
Flash Range
Flash Exposure Lock
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
JPEG Frame Rate
Video Format
Analog Signal Format
Video Resolution
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Voice Recording
Memory
Memory Card
Memory Slot
Display
Screen Size
Display
Field of View
Display Resolution
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Screen Size
Viewfinder
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
Camera
White Balance Mode
Shooting Mode
Self-Timer
Histogram
Image Editing Mode
Camera File System
Playback Mode
Scene Mode
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Battery
Power Source
Operational Conditions
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Operating Temperature Range
Operating System/software
System Requirements
Packaging Content
Technical Details
Networking
Certificates
Other Features
Built-In Flash
USB 2.0 Port
HDMI Port
Special Features

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Expert Reviews

(6)
15 February 2014

Our Fujifilm FinePix S2980 Review does make it quite clear that this bridge camera is worth investing your money on. Available with amazing features, the camera works best with both manual and...

14 February 2013

Going through the Fujifilm FinePix S2980 Review, it is clear that this digital camera is a best value for money. Affordable and advanced, it comes with impressive features in both auto and manual...

18 October 2012

Buy Online Now Fujifilm FinePix S2980 £79.99 Given its SLR like style design, electronic...

23 May 2012

If you?re at your local store looking for a budget digital camera that won?t compromise on quality, you can rest assured knowing that Fujifilm's line of cameras deliver. The lower model Fujifilm...

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14 June 2012

Si lo que buscas es un equipo que te permita tomar fotografías de buena calidad y que por su diseño, te sientas como un profesional, ésta es la cámara ideal para ti...

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User Reviews

(105)
Reviewed 29 June 2015 by Graham
(Verified Purchase)

I did the easy step from a point and shoot to this bridge camera as I could not afford an SLR but I wanted to try and get the hang of using settings on a camera instead of automatic.
I have... Read more…

Reviewed 5 March 2015 by ON8

This is the first camera I have ever bought. I won't pretend to be an expert on cameras because I am not. The first thing I noticed when I took it out of the box is that it is definitley a... Read more…

Reviewed 28 February 2015 by Tim Warburton
(Verified Purchase)

It served me well for the first few months, and I suppose you're getting what you pay for. But as I said, after the first few months, I had went to switch it on and the picture was completely... Read more…

Reviewed 29 January 2015 by Robert Farman
(Verified Purchase)

Very similar in operation to mine, this was a present for my daughter. She dived in straight away, no problems. Loves the inbuilt panorama setting.

(Verified Purchase)

Good camera but many niggling problems. In particular the lens cap barely stays on which means that if you put the camera in a bag the cap invariably pops off leaving the lens vulnerable to... Read more…

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