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Fujifilm FinePix SL 300

66

Overall Score

Fujifilm FinePix SL 300

Fujifilm FinePix SL 300
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A massive optical zoom and good spec bridge camera
Bridge 14MP 30x Yes Feb 2012
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Fujifilm FinePix SL 300 Review

With very good features, we have scored the Fujifilm FinePix SL 300 as follows:
70
Features
Good Features
63
Age
6 Years Old
66
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 66?

Praktica cameras have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better cameras are available. View the latest cameras 2018.
This digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Very big optical zoom
Average minimum aperture number
Fujifilm finepix sl300, sl280, sl260 and sl240: the next level of bridge cameras
Optics that outclass the competition
Lower than average megapixels
Only 4288 x 3216 pixels image resolution

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

53
Portrait Photography
Average
44
Landscape Photography
Mediocre
43
Everyday Photography
Mediocre
74
Sports Photography
Very Good
88
Wildlife Photography
Excellent

Fujifilm FinePix SL 300 Video Reviews

How Big is the Fujifilm FinePix SL 300?

The Fujifilm FinePix SL 300 is 122mm wide and 93mm tall. It is 100mm deep and weighs 470g.

Fujifilm FinePix SL 300 front dimensions
Fujifilm FinePix SL 300 size in context

Fujifilm FinePix SL 300 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Very Good Brand

We checked 11,007 user and expert reviews (including 2,718 verified purchases) for Fujifilm cameras and found that on average Fujifilm has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. 95% of those that bought a Fujifilm digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Age

Released Over Six Years Ago

Fujifilm released the FinePix SL 300 in February 2012.

Features

Lower Than Average Megapixels

The Fujifilm FinePix SL 300's sensor megapixels of only 14MP is lower than 70% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The lowest megapixels of cameras is 0.3MP, the highest is 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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Only 4288 X 3216 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Fujifilm FinePix SL 300 is 4288 x 3216 pixels. That's 13% lower image resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. Cameras resolutions range from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

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Very Big Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Fujifilm FinePix SL 300 of 30x is bigger than 98% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the FinePix SL 300 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The resolution of all cameras ranges from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 3840 pixels (best). A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Fujifilm FinePix SL 300 of 5.9 is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 35% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The FinePix SL 300 has an image stabilizer. 78% of cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Heavier Than Average

The weights of cameras range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The Fujifilm FinePix SL 300's weight of 470g is in the heaviest 20% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The FinePix SL 300 has a built-in flash. 68% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Lower Than Average Display Resolution

The display resolution of the Fujifilm FinePix SL 300 of only 460,000 pixels is lower than 65% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The lowest display resolution of cameras is 23,000 pixels, the highest is 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels.

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Shorter Than Average Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Fujifilm FinePix SL 300's maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 720mm is shorter than average when compared to most other cameras. It is shorter than 72% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The Fujifilm FinePix SL 300 does not support Full HD video. 76% of cameras also do not support Full HD video.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Fujifilm FinePix SL 300's display diagonal of 3" is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 37% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The Fujifilm FinePix SL 300's maximum aperture number of only 3.1 is smaller than 95% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Wrist Strap

The Fujifilm FinePix SL 300 has a wrist strap, unlike 91% of cameras which do not have a wrist strap.

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Narrower Than Average Field of View

The FinePix SL 300's field of view of only 97% is narrower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is narrower than 91% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The average field of view of all digital cameras is 100%, with the narrowest being 92% and the widest being 1,000%.

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Features Face Detection

The FinePix SL 300 features face detection, which is unusual. 88% of cameras do not feature face detection.

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Features Date Imprinting

The Fujifilm FinePix SL 300 features date imprinting, which is unusual. 93% of cameras do not feature date imprinting.

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Has a Shoe Mounting Point

The FinePix SL 300 has a shoe mounting point, which is unusual. 89% of cameras do not have a shoe mounting point.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Fujifilm FinePix SL 300 of 0.435" is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 46% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The Fujifilm FinePix SL 300's digital zoom of 6.7x is bigger than 81% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The average digital zoom of all cameras is 12x, with the smallest being 1x and the biggest being 810x.

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