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Fujifilm S8600

Fujifilm S8600
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A classic and best selling bridge digital camera, with good features and one of the biggest optical zooms available
Bridge 16MP 36x Yes Jan 2014
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Used - Fujifilm FinePix S8600 Camera - White (16MP, 36x Optical Zoom) 3inch LCD
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Fujifilm S8600 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Fujifilm S8600 number 670 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
326 Reviews
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Features
Good Features
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Age
4 Years Old
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has great user reviews with 95% of buyers recommending this camera to others. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2018.
This Fujifilm digital camera is one of the best selling cameras currently on the market. View best selling cameras January 2018.
Customers report superior product quality, that it is easy to use and good picture quality.
The S8600 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Very big optical zoom
FUJINON 36x optical zoom (25 - 900mm)* & super macro
Compact body with A 36x zoom
HD movie (720p / 30 fps)
Advanced filter
AA battery
Only 1280 x 720 pixels video resolution
Heavier than average

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

77
Portrait Photography
Very Good
78
Landscape Photography
Very Good
79
Everyday Photography
Very Good
75
Sports Photography
Very Good
76
Wildlife Photography
Very Good

Fujifilm S8600 Video Reviews

How Big is the Fujifilm S8600?

The Fujifilm S8600 is 121.3mm wide and 80.8mm tall. It is 64.6mm deep and weighs 380g.

Fujifilm S8600 front dimensions
Fujifilm S8600 size in context

Fujifilm S8600 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good User Reviews

Owners have rated this Fujifilm digital camera on average 89%. 158 reviewers (89% of all reviewers) gave this digital camera either 4 or 5 stars and 95% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Customers Report Excellent Product Quality

15 owners mentioned in their reviews that the Fujifilm S8600 was good quality.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

27 people who reviewed this digital camera agreed that it was easy to use and two people who reviewed this digital camera mentioned that it was comfortable and easy to hold.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

48 people said in their reviews that this digital camera was able to produce good images.

Customers Report Excellent Design

10 customers who bought the product considered that it was good looking.

Popular Choice

The S8600 is one the fastest selling camera currently available according to sales data from Amazon.

Very Good Brand

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

Customers Report That it is Robust

Two people who purchased it agreed that it was well made.

Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

13 people reckoned that it was good value for money.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

Three people said that it was compact, two people who reviewed it mentioned that it was easy to carry around and two people wrote in their reviews that it was lightweight.

Customers Report Good Lens Quality

Five owners who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it had a good zoom.

Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This camera has been on the market since January 2014.

Features

Average Megapixels

The Fujifilm S8600's sensor megapixels of 16MP is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 57% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on cameras.

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Very Big Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Fujifilm S8600 of 36x is very big compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 98% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Fujifilm S8600 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels camera, which is the most common resolution. Across all digital cameras the resolution 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 S8600 of 2.9 is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 48% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Fujifilm S8600 has an image stabilizer. 78% of cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Fujifilm S8600's maximum ISO sensitivity of 6,400 is pretty typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 50% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Fujifilm S8600 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Heavier Than Average

The weights of digital cameras range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The weight of the Fujifilm S8600 of 380g is heavier than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is heavier than 70% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Digital Zoom

The Fujifilm S8600's digital zoom of only 2x is very small compared to most other cameras. It is smaller than 96% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The smallest digital zoom of cameras is 1x, the biggest is 810x, and the average digital zoom is 12x.

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Smaller Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The Fujifilm S8600's maximum aperture number of only 19 is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 25% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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

The maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Fujifilm S8600 of only 900mm is shorter than average when compared to most other cameras. It is shorter than 71% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Fujifilm S8600's display diagonal of 3" is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 65% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The Fujifilm S8600's image sensor size of 0.435" is pretty typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 39% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Fujifilm S8600 is 4608 x 3456. That's over five times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1712 x 1712. This camera also supports a still image resolution of 4608 x 3072, 4608 x 2592 and 3456 x 3456. The worst resolution of all digital cameras is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

fujifilm p10nc12690a, fujifilm p10nc12700a, fujifilm ffxs8600b, fujifilm 16407145, fujifilm fxs8600b

Barcodes:

00000016407145, 00000016408967, 00012300171076, 00012301846355, 00012303266403, 00014445822899, 00074101023848, 00074101024920, 00115971572095, 00132018220559, 00163121441968, 00172304206683, 00182515096768, 00443761981476, 00572982534397, 00616348040068, 00617407450279, 00649906101284, 00741010238488, 00808112924067, 00809392593172, 00864531339165, 04547410262957, 04547410262988, 04547410263015, 07350053452343, 07350053463899, 07426900441416

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