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Fujifilm FinePix X20

£439.00
DP Review Silver PhotographyBlog.com Essential Ephotozine Highly Recommended What Digital Camera Gold
A multi award winning compact camera, great for sports photography
Compact 12MP 4x Yes Nov 2013
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Fujifilm FinePix X20 Review

With excellent reviews, we have ranked the Fujifilm FinePix X20 number 358 across all digital cameras.
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112 Reviews + 17 Awards
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Missing Some Features
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3 Years Old
Overall Score
42
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 42?

It has very good expert reviews and great user reviews with an average overall rating of 86%, based on 112 reviews. This digital camera has received 17 awards including a "Highly Recommended" award from Camera Labs plus three other sites and an "Editor's Choice" award from Reviewed.com plus two other sites. Canon digital cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer cameras with better features are available. However this Fujifilm digital camera has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2017.
Customers report good picture quality, that it is easy to use and it is a good size. However they also report poor battery life and unacceptable noise level.
The FinePix X20 is missing some features:
Only 4000 x 3000 pixels image resolution
Quite low megapixels sensor
Very small optical zoom
Very short maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is excellent for sports photography, ranking number 233 in sports photography cameras. However average for wildlife photography, ranking number 282 in wildlife photography cameras as well being mediocre for portrait photography, ranking number 249 in portrait photography cameras.
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Fujifilm FinePix X20 Video Reviews


How Big is the Fujifilm FinePix X20?

The Fujifilm FinePix X20 is 117mm wide and 69.6mm tall. It is 56.8mm deep and weighs 333g.

Fujifilm FinePix X20 front dimensions

Fujifilm FinePix X20 size in context

Fujifilm FinePix X20 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

17 Industry Awards

This digital camera is one of the most highly awarded of all the cameras.

This Fujifilm digital camera received a "Highly Recommended" award from websites Camera Labs, Ljudochbild.se, Lydogbilde.no and Ephotozine all of whom concluded that this camera was very good.

The writers at review websites Reviewed.com, Cnetfrance.fr and Photoreview.com.au all said that this Fujifilm camera was brilliant and gave it their "Editor's Choice" award.

Websites Expert Reviews and Lydogbillede.dk both said that this camera was a sensible purchase and gave it their "Best Buy" award.

This Fujifilm digital camera received a "Gold" award from both websites What Digital Camera and Onfoto.ru, both of which thought that this digital camera was terrific.

In addition, the writer at review site Hi-Tech.mail.ru/ gave this Fujifilm camera a "Recommended" award, confirming their endorsement and it received a "Silver" award from review website DP Review who concluded it was very good.

Expert Reviews Are Good

45 experts from sites including What Digital Camera, DP Review, PhotographyBlog.com and CNET.com have rated this camera on average 83 out of 100.

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Good Owner Reviews

FinePix X20 owners on average rated this digital camera 84 out of 100. 22 reviewers (81% of all reviewers) gave this digital camera either 4 or 5 stars.

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Users Report Poor Battery Life

Three customers said in their reviews that this digital camera did not have a good battery life.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

13 customers considered that it was able to produce good images.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

Seven owners wrote in their reviews that it was easy to use and two owners who bought the Fujifilm FinePix X20 considered that it was comfortable and easy to hold.

Users Report Unacceptable Noise Level

Two people said in their reviews that it was noisy.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

10 owners concluded that it was compact.

Customers Report Excellent Design

Five customers concluded that the product was good looking and three owners reckoned that it was well designed.

Customers Report Excellent Product Quality

10 people who reviewed this digital camera agreed that it was good quality.

Fujifilm Digital Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 10,576 expert and user reviews (including 2,543 verified purchases), Fujifilm has very good reviews for its cameras. 95% of those that bought a Fujifilm camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Superior Technical Features

Two owners who purchased the Fujifilm FinePix X20 reckoned that it had good features.

Customers Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Four customers agreed that it was good value for money.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Five people reckoned that it was well made.

Customers Report Good Lens Quality

Four people mentioned in their reviews that the Fujifilm FinePix X20 had a good zoom and two owners agreed that this digital camera had a good lens.

Customers Report a Good Screen / Viewfinder

Four people who purchased it considered that it had a good viewfinder.


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old, and at £439.00 it is more expensive than 63% of digital cameras.


Features

Only 4000 X 3000 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the FinePix X20 is 4000 x 3000 pixels. That's 25% lower image resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. The best resolution of all digital cameras is 8256 x 6192 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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Quite Low Megapixels Sensor

The megapixels of digital cameras range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The megapixels of the FinePix X20 of only 12MP is in the lowest 14% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The FinePix X20's optical zoom of only 4x is fairly small compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 22% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 is known as "Full HD".

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Fujifilm FinePix X20 has an image stabilizer. 77% of digital cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The FinePix X20's minimum aperture number of 2 is relatively typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 53% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average ISO Sensitivity (max)

The FinePix X20's ISO sensitivity (max) of 12,800 is pretty typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 72% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Weight

The weight of the FinePix X20 of 333g is fairly average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the heaviest 67% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The FinePix X20 has a built-in flash. 66% of digital cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Has a Microphone in

The Fujifilm FinePix X20 has a microphone in. 89% of digital cameras do not have a microphone in.

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Very Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Fujifilm FinePix X20 of only 112mm is in the shortest 13% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080|1280 x 720|640 x 480 pixels, which is the most frequently supported resolution on digital cameras. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

The FinePix X20 does not feature bluetooth. 96% of digital cameras also do not feature bluetooth.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

Like most other digital cameras, the Fujifilm FinePix X20 does not support Wi-Fi. 72% of digital cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the FinePix X20 of 2.8" is fairly average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 33% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Very Small Maximum Memory Card Size

Across all the digital cameras the maximum memory card sizes range from 1GB to 2.1TB, and the average maximum memory card size is 48GB. The maximum memory card size of the Fujifilm FinePix X20 of only 8GB is in the smallest 13% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Quite Big Image Sensor Size

Across all the digital cameras the image sensor sizes range from 0.25" to 1.5", and the average image sensor size is 0.5". The image sensor size of the FinePix X20 of 0.667" is fairly big compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 8% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Shoe Mounting Point

The FinePix X20 has a shoe mounting point. 90% of digital cameras do not have a shoe mounting point.

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Has an HDMI Port

The FinePix X20 has an HDMI port, which is unusual. 72% of digital cameras do not have an HDMI port.

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Fairly Big Digital Zoom

The Fujifilm FinePix X20's digital zoom of 8x is in the biggest 12% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. The average digital zoom of all digital cameras is 11x, with the smallest being 0.72x and the biggest being 810x.

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4000 X 3000 Still Image Resolution

The FinePix X20 supports a maximum still image resolution of 4000 x 3000. That's 25% lower still image resolution than the most common resolution of 4608 x 3456. This camera also supports still image resolutions of 4000 x 2664, 4000 x 2248, 2992 x 2992 plus 8 more values. Across all digital cameras the worst resolution is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This digital camera has been on the market since November 2013.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

fujifilm x20silver

Barcodes:

00074101021615, 00074101021622, 04547410241112, 05902596315818, 05902596315825, 05902596315849

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