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Fujifilm S4500

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Fujifilm S4500

£153.00
Fujifilm S4500
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Fujifilm S4500 Review

With excellent reviews, we have ranked the Fujifilm S4500 number 403 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
402 Reviews + 1 Award
73
Value for Money
Good
69
Features
Good Features
60
Age
5 Years Old
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has very good user reviews but average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 76%, based on 402 reviews. This digital camera has received a "Gold" award from Buy-N-Shoot.com. Praktica 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 2018.
Customers report it is reasonably priced, superior product quality and good picture quality.
The S4500 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average optical zoom
Average minimum aperture number
T for people that want the features and flexibility of a DSLR outfit but without the weight and hassle.<br>a 30x zoom gives the equivalent field of view to a 24-720mm lens on a full frame camera and a 14-megapixel sensor provides all the resolution you need for stunning ima
Combination of versatile & functional fujinon lens and a bright viewfinder gives a sensational shooting experie
Pped with SR AUTO, an auto 6 scene-recognition function fully loaded with detection functions that finds faces, blinks and smiles for clear optimised people pho
Oducing high-performance shooting functions of motion panorama, super macro, tracking auto focus, instant zoom and a zoom bracketing M
E pictures with friends and family, tagging pictures and movies for upload to FACEBOOK and youtube right within your cam
Widely renown fujinon lenses are used popularly in numerous situations including satellites in outer space, tv/film, surveillance and compact cameras. with the highly adept manufacture of fujifilm, high precision optics and technology combined allow for the best 24mm wide angle and 30x optical zoom len
Lens elements used in the finepix s4500 have been treated with multilayer super EBC (electron beam coating), the same process used for fujinon broadcasting video lenses and large-format camera lenses acclaimed by professionals. reducing ghosting and lens flare, the treatment promises clear image qual
Powered 30x zoom features smooth 42-step zoom control, giving you the<br>ability to frame every shot with precise accur
Only 4288 x 3216 pixels image resolution
Lower than average megapixels

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 everyday photography, ranking number 267 in everyday photography cameras. It is also very good for landscape photography, ranking number 280 in landscape photography cameras as well being very good for wildlife photography, ranking number 275 in wildlife photography cameras.
75
Portrait Photography
Very Good
78
Landscape Photography
Very Good
78
Everyday Photography
Very Good
75
Sports Photography
Very Good
76
Wildlife Photography
Very Good

Fujifilm S4500 Video Reviews

How Big is the Fujifilm S4500?

The Fujifilm S4500 is 118mm wide and 99.8mm tall. It is 80.9mm deep and weighs 448g.

Fujifilm S4500 front dimensions
Fujifilm S4500 size in context

Fujifilm S4500 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

One Industry Award

This Fujifilm digital camera received a "Gold" award from website Buy-N-Shoot.com who thought that this camera was brilliant.

Average Expert Reviews

Four experts from sites including CNET.com, buy-n-shoot.com, CNET.com.au and digit.in have rated this camera on average 68 out of 100.

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Good User Reviews

On average, based on 398 user reviews this camera has an overall user rating of 89%. 269 reviewers (71% of all reviewers) gave this digital camera the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

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Users Report That it is Reasonably Priced

54 customers who reviewed the product considered that it was good value for money.

Customers Report Excellent Product Quality

28 owners who bought the product agreed that it was good quality.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

84 people concluded that the Fujifilm S4500 was able to produce good images and two owners who bought the product considered that it had a good picture resolution.

Users Report Good Lens Quality

46 customers thought it had a good zoom, five customers who purchased the Fujifilm S4500 considered that it had a good autofocus and four people who reviewed the product wrote that it had a good lens.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

60 people who purchased this digital camera reckoned that it was easy to use and seven customers who bought it said that it was easy to use the menus.

Users Report Superior Technical Features

11 customers concluded that the product had good features.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Nine owners who purchased the product considered that it was well made and two owners who reviewed the product considered that it was strong and durable.

Very Good Brand

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

Customers Report Good Video Capture

Seven customers who bought it considered that it was good for video recording.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

10 people who reviewed it thought it was compact, three people said in their reviews that the product was easy to carry around and two owners reckoned that the product was a good size. two customers who bought it reckoned that it was a good body shape.

Users Report Good Technical Guidance

Four owners who bought this digital camera agreed that it had good technical guidance.

Users Report Nice Design

Five people who purchased it agreed that it was good looking and two owners said in their reviews that the product was neat.

Users Report a Good Screen / Viewfinder

Five customers wrote in their reviews that the Fujifilm S4500 had a good screen and four customers said in their reviews that the product had a good viewfinder.

Users Report Superior Battery Life

10 customers said in their reviews that the Fujifilm S4500 had a good battery life.

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is cheaper than 82% of cameras, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and is over 6 months old, and at £153.00 it does not seem like great value for money overall.

Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This camera was released in January 2013.

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Features

Only 4288 X 3216 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Fujifilm S4500 is 4288 x 3216 pixels. That's 13% lower image resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. Cameras resolutions range from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

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Lower Than Average Megapixels

The Fujifilm S4500's sensor megapixels of only 14MP is lower than 73% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. The megapixels of cameras range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The Fujifilm S4500's optical zoom of 30x is bigger than 76% 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 Fujifilm S4500 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all cameras the best resolution is 3840 x 3840 pixels and the worst is 160 x 120 pixels. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Fujifilm S4500 of 6,400 is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 47% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Fujifilm S4500's minimum aperture number of 3.1 is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 27% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Fast Camera Shutter Speed

The camera shutter speed of the Fujifilm S4500 of 8s is very fast compared to most other cameras. It is faster than 99% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Fujifilm S4500 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Heavier Than Average

The average weight of all cameras is 300g, with the lightest being 50g and the heaviest being 1.5kg. The Fujifilm S4500's weight of 448g is heavier than average when compared to most other cameras. It is heavier than 77% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Very Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Fujifilm S4500 of 720mm is longer than 97% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Only 640 X 480 Pixels Video Resolution

The Fujifilm S4500 supports a maximum video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels. That's 85% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by cameras. In addition, this camera supports a video resolution of 320 x 240 pixels. The worst resolution of all digital cameras is 160 x 120 pixels and the best is 4096 x 2160 pixels.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Fujifilm S4500 of 6.7x is bigger than 81% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. Cameras have digital zooms of between 1x and 810x, and the average digital zoom is 12x.

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Features Face Detection

The Fujifilm S4500 features face detection. 88% of cameras do not feature face detection.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Fujifilm S4500 has an HDMI port, unlike 72% of cameras which do not have an HDMI port.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Fujifilm S4500's display diagonal of 3" is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 24% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Display Resolution

Across all the cameras the display resolutions range from 23,000 pixels to 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels. The Fujifilm S4500's display resolution of only 230,000 pixels is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is lower than 72% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Field of View

The average field of view of all cameras is 100%, with the narrowest being 92% and the widest being 1,000%. The field of view of the Fujifilm S4500 of only 97% is in the narrowest 7% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Fujifilm S4500 supports video capability, unlike 67% of cameras which do not support video capability.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Fujifilm S4500 has a tripod mount, unlike 73% of cameras which do not have a tripod mount.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

Like most other digital cameras, the Fujifilm S4500 does not support Full HD video. 76% of digital cameras do not support Full HD video.

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Features Date Imprinting

The Fujifilm S4500 features date imprinting, unlike 93% of cameras which do not feature date imprinting.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

The Fujifilm S4500 does not feature bluetooth, although it is worth noting that 95% of cameras also do not feature bluetooth.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Fujifilm S4500 of 0.435" is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 61% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the Fujifilm S4500 of 5.9 is larger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 66% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

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