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75

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Fujifilm S9800

Fujifilm S9800
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Bridge 16.2MP 50x Yes Feb 2015
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Fujifilm S9800 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Fujifilm S9800 number 589 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
81 Reviews
81
Features
Fully-Featured
74
Age
3 Years Old
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

It has great user reviews with 93% of buyers recommending this digital 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 cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2018.
Customers report it is easy to use, good picture quality and excellent product quality. However they also report poor battery life.
This Fujifilm digital camera has some great features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Bigger than average optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Average minimum aperture number

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

56
Portrait Photography
Average
54
Landscape Photography
Average
37
Everyday Photography
Mediocre
81
Sports Photography
Excellent
86
Wildlife Photography
Excellent

Fujifilm S9800 Video Reviews

How Big is the Fujifilm S9800?

The Fujifilm S9800 is 122.6mm wide and 86.9mm tall. It is 116.2mm deep and weighs 577g.

Fujifilm S9800 front dimensions
Fujifilm S9800 size in context

Fujifilm S9800 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Owner Reviews

Based on 81 owner reviews this camera has an average owner rating of 88%. Over 88% of reviewers gave this digital camera either 4 or 5 stars and 93% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Customers Report Sub-Standard Battery Life

Two owners said in their reviews that the product did not have a good battery life.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

Seven customers thought this digital camera was easy to use.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

23 customers who reviewed the product concluded that it was able to produce good images.

Users Report Excellent Product Quality

Seven people said in their reviews that this digital camera was good quality.

Customers Report a Good Screen / Viewfinder

Three owners thought it had a good viewfinder.

  • The new screen is bright and clear which makes reviewing pictures better than previously…
  • With MORE! The upgraded viewfinder is beautiful…
  • The HYBRID VIEWFINDER is pretty sweet, especially the little tiny one in the bottom right…
  • The viewfinder is great, with its three modes, especially the "rangefinder" emulation (direct view with parallax correction…

Fujifilm Digital Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 11,007 owner and expert reviews (including 2,718 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 That it is Robust

Four people who reviewed the Fujifilm S9800 reckoned that it was well made.

Users Report Good Lens Quality

Four owners who purchased this digital camera agreed that it had a good lens, four owners who bought it thought it had a good zoom and two people who purchased it said that it had a good autofocus.

Users Report That it is a Good Size

Two customers reckoned that it was compact.

Customers Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Six people concluded that the product was good value for money.

Customers Report Nice Design

Five customers said in their reviews that it was good looking.

Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Fujifilm released the S9800 in February 2015.

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Features

4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Average Megapixels

The Fujifilm S9800's sensor megapixels of 16.2MP is fairly standard compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 65% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Fujifilm S9800 of 50x is bigger than 91% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Fujifilm S9800 has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of cameras.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Fujifilm S9800 of 2.9 is relatively average compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 50% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The average maximum ISO sensitivity of all cameras is 14,000, with the lowest being 200 and the highest being 820,000. The Fujifilm S9800's maximum ISO sensitivity of 12,800 is higher than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 33% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Fujifilm S9800 has a built-in flash. 68% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Heavier Than Average

The Fujifilm S9800's weight of 577g is heavier than 88% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The weights of cameras range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Fujifilm S9800 is 4608 x 3456. That's over five times the resolution of a 1712 x 1712 camera, which is the most common resolution supported by digital cameras. Across all digital cameras the resolution ranges from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1280 x 720|640 x 480 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras.

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Smaller Than Average Digital Zoom

Cameras have digital zooms of between 1x and 810x, and the average digital zoom is 12x. The digital zoom of the Fujifilm S9800 of only 2x is very small compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 2% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Fujifilm S9800 of 3" is fairly typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 56% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The Fujifilm S9800's image sensor size of 0.435" is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 76% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Field of View

The narrowest field of view of cameras is 92%, the widest is 1,000%, and the average field of view is 100%. The Fujifilm S9800's field of view of only 97% is narrower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is narrower than 92% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the Fujifilm S9800 of only 6.5 is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is smaller than 85% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

fujifilm fujfps9800bku, fujifilm 16452279

Barcodes:

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Frequently Asked Questions About the Fujifilm S9800

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