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Fujifilm S4200

£128.00
PhotographyBlog.com Recommended
An award winning bridge camera, good for wildlife photography
Bridge 14MP 24x Yes Dec 2012
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Fujifilm S4200 Review

With very good reviews, we have ranked the Fujifilm S4200 number 332 across all digital cameras.
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31 Reviews + 1 Award
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Average
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Missing Some Features
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4 Years Old
Overall Score
47
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 48?

It has fantastic user reviews but ok expert reviews with an average overall rating of 76%, based on 31 reviews. This digital camera has received a "Recommended" award from PhotographyBlog.com. 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 digital cameras 2017.
Customers report it is fairly priced, good picture quality and excellent product quality.
The S4200 is missing some features:
Quite narrow field of view

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared it with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is very good for wildlife photography, ranking number 166 in wildlife photography cameras. However good for everyday photography, ranking number 107 in everyday photography cameras as well being good for sports photography, ranking number 179 in sports photography cameras.
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Should You Buy it Now?

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How Big is the Fujifilm S4200?

The Fujifilm S4200 is 118mm wide and 99.8mm tall. It is 80.9mm deep and weighs g.

Fujifilm S4200 front dimensions

Fujifilm S4200 size in context

Fujifilm S4200 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

One Industry Award

The writer at review site PhotographyBlog.com recommend this camera and have given it their "Recommended" award.

Average Expert Reviews

Based on four expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, CNET.com, optyczne.pl and CNET.com.au the average expert rating of this Fujifilm camera is 66 out of 100.

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Excellent User Reviews

On average, people who bought this camera rated it as marvellous. Over 96% of reviewers gave this digital camera either 4 or 5 stars.

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Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

Six customers thought the product was good value for money.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

Five people who reviewed it concluded that it was able to produce good images.

  • It is a lovely camera and takes super photos…
    Iris Polson (Amazon) - December 2014
  • We are able to download the photos easily and the charging is also easy…
    Iris Polson (Amazon) - December 2014
  • A really good price, looking forward to taking fantastic photos when we go on holiday…
  • The camera takes pretty good macro pictures as well as normal photos at various zoom lengths it is also fine for family photos…
    Rick (Amazon) - January 2014
  • Have taken several excellent photographs…

Customers Report Great Product Quality

Three owners who reviewed the product said that it was good quality.

  • Very good delivery and very good quality of camera for the money…
    David (Amazon) - January 2015
  • Video quality is very good although the auto focus can be annoyingly slow…
    Ray T (Amazon) - August 2014
  • A well made and good specification camera…

Very Good Brand

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

Customers Report a Good Screen / Viewfinder

Five people said in their reviews that the Fujifilm S4200 had a good viewfinder and two people concluded that it had a good screen.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Four customers who purchased it agreed that it was easy to use.


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old. However at £128.00 it is cheaper than 82% of digital cameras.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Fujifilm S4200 and the United Kingdom price of £128.00 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $558.78 (£734.40).

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Features

Average Megapixels

The Fujifilm S4200's sensor megapixels of 14MP is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 29% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Quite Big Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Fujifilm S4200 of 24x is quite big compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 17% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average ISO Sensitivity (max)

The Fujifilm S4200's ISO sensitivity (max) of 6,400 is relatively standard compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 44% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Fujifilm S4200 has an image stabilizer, as do 77% of digital cameras.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Fujifilm S4200 has a built-in flash. 66% of digital cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Fujifilm S4200 has an HDMI port. 72% of digital cameras do not have an HDMI port.

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Quite Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Fujifilm S4200's maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 576mm is in the longest 23% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Features Date Imprinting

The Fujifilm S4200 features date imprinting, which is unusual. 93% of digital cameras do not feature date imprinting.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Fujifilm S4200 supports video capability, unlike 67% of digital cameras which do not support video capability.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Fujifilm S4200 has a tripod mount. 75% of digital cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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4288 X 2864 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Fujifilm S4200 is 4288 x 2864. That's 23% lower still image resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 4608 x 3456. In addition, this camera supports still image resolutions of 4288 x 2416, 3072 x 2304, 3072 x 2048 plus 4 more values. Across all cameras the worst resolution is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Quite Narrow Field of View

The field of view of the Fujifilm S4200 of only 97% is in the narrowest 10% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The average field of view of all digital cameras is 100%, with the narrowest being 1.5% and the widest being 170%.

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Features Face Detection

The Fujifilm S4200 features face detection. 89% of digital cameras do not feature face detection.

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Quite Big Digital Zoom

The smallest digital zoom of digital cameras is 0.72x, the biggest is 810x, and the average digital zoom is 11x. The Fujifilm S4200's digital zoom of 6.7x is in the biggest 17% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Fujifilm S4200 of 3" is pretty standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 76% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This camera was released in December 2012.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

fujifilm c1338

Barcodes:

00074101012026, 04547410195866, 04547410209648, 04547410214475, 04547410214499

Frequently Asked Questions About the Fujifilm S4200

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