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Fujifilm S9900W Digital Camera

£194.48
Bridge Camera 16.2MP 50x Aug 2015
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
One industry award
A best selling product
Supports video recording
67 Reviews + 1 Award
Ephotozine Recommended
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Reviews

One Industry Award

This medium megapixel digital camera was given a "Recommended" award by websites Ephotozine who thought that this digital camera was good.

Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on five expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine, Techradar and techradar.com/au/ the average expert rating of this digital camera is 66 out of 100.

Fujifilm Cameras Have Good Reviews

Based on 8,047 expert and user reviews (including 1,137 verified purchases), Fujifilm has good reviews for its digital cameras. Fujifilm also has good reviews specifically for its medium megapixel cameras. 94% of those that bought a Fujifilm camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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A Best Selling Product

The S9900W is one the most popular camera currently available for sale.

Released Over a Year Ago

It was August 2015 when this Fujifilm camera was released.


Design

Good Quality

Two owners who reviewed this digital camera considered that it was good quality. Website Bhphotovideo.com mentioned two years ago “Good Image Quality” in their review of this digital camera and gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100. Also two years ago Jj Nonam wrote in their review of the Fujifilm S9900W “The quality is amazing and you can feel that as soon as you pick it up” and gave it the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5.


Video

Supports Video Recording

The Fujifilm S9900W supports video recording, as do most of the other digital cameras that came out around the same time as this camera.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Fujifilm S9900W supports Full HD video. Most of the other medium megapixel cameras that are a similar age to this camera also support Full HD video.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative cameras which support Full HD video currently available including the Nikon D3100 (£188.99) which has better reviews.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Fujifilm S9900W is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of a 1280 x 720 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found video resolution supported by comparable spec cameras that have been around for a similar time to this digital camera. 1280 x 720 pixels is also supported by this camera. In addition, this Fujifilm digital camera supports a video resolutions of 640 x 480 pixels. 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. Across all cameras that are a similar age to this digital camera the video resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels to 3840 x 2160 pixels.

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Other Features

Supports Video Capability

supports video capability

The Fujifilm S9900W supports video capability, as do most of the other similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to this digital camera.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Fujifilm S9900W has a built-in flash. Most of the other medium megapixel cameras that are a comparable age to this camera also have a built-in flash.

We compared this camera to all the other cameras with a built-in flash and we think the Coolpix S9600 (£190), and the D3100 (£188.99) both from Nikon or the Canon PowerShot SX520 HS (£164.99) which all of have better reviews are also worth considering.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

The Fujifilm S9900W supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other digital cameras that are a comparable age to this camera.

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras which support Wi-Fi and we think because of its better review score, the Nikon Coolpix S9600 (£190) is also worth considering.

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Display

Average Display Diagonal

The Fujifilm S9900W has a pretty standard display diagonal (3 inches) compared to most of the other cameras of this type and age.

There are a number of other 3" screen cameras currently available that you might want to consider including the Coolpix S9600 (£190), or the Coolpix P530 (£163.99) both from Nikon or the Canon PowerShot SX520 HS (£164.99) which all of have better reviews.

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Very Narrow Field of View

At only 97 percent, the Fujifilm S9900W has a quite narrow field of view compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that were released around the same time as this camera. The field of views of medium megapixel cameras that have been around for a comparable time to this camera range from 95% to 100%.

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Lens System

Fairly Big Optical Zoom

The Fujifilm S9900W has one of the bigger optical zooms (50 times zoom factor) amongst medium megapixel cameras of this age. Cameras that have been available for a similar time to this camera have optical zooms of between 1x and 83x, and the average optical zoom is 27x.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

The Fujifilm S9900W has one of the smaller digital zooms (only 2 times zoom factor) amongst cameras of this age. The average digital zoom of cameras that were released more than a year ago is 3.9x, and the digital zooms range from 2x to 5x.

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Quite Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of digital cameras of a similar age and spec to this digital camera is 550mm. At 1,200 millimeter, the Fujifilm S9900W has a quite long maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other medium megapixel cameras that have been around for around the same time as this digital camera.

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Quite Small Minimum Aperture Number

With a minimum aperture number of only 2.9, the Fujifilm S9900W has one of the smaller minimum aperture numbers amongst medium megapixel cameras of this age. Cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this digital camera have minimum aperture numbers of between 1.7 and 22.

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Camera

Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most of the other cameras of this age and spec, the Fujifilm S9900W does not have a GPS (satellite).

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Features Histogram

The Fujifilm S9900W features histogram. Most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to this digital camera also feature histogram.

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Has a Tripod Mountable

The Fujifilm S9900W has a tripod mountable. Most of the other cameras of this age and type also have a tripod mountable.

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Picture Quality

Has an Image Stabilizer

The Fujifilm S9900W has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other digital cameras that were launched more than a year ago.

We compared all the other digital cameras with an image stabilizer to this digital camera and we think because of their better review scores, the Coolpix S9600 (£190), and the D3100 (£188.99) both from Nikon or the Canon PowerShot SX520 HS (£164.99) are also worth considering.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

This digital camera has a still image resolution(s) of 4608 x 3456| 4608 x 3072| 4608 x 2592| 3456 x 3456| 3264 x 2448| 3264 x 2176| 3264 x 1840| 2432 x 2432| 2304 x 1728| 2304 x 1536| 1920 x 1080| 1728 x 1728, which is the most frequently found still image resolution(s) on comparable spec cameras that have been around for a similar time to it.

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16.2 Megapixels Megapixel

This is a 16.2 megapixels digital camera.

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Focusing

Features Smile Detection

The Fujifilm S9900W features smile detection. Most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been available for more than a year also feature smile detection.

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Audio

Features Voice Recording

The Fujifilm S9900W features voice recording. Most of the other cameras that have been available for more than a year also feature voice recording.

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Has a Wind Filter

The Fujifilm S9900W has a wind filter, as do most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as this digital camera.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Fujifilm S9900W has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other digital cameras of this age and type.

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Packaging Content

Has an AC Adapter Included

The Fujifilm S9900W has an AC adapter included, as do most of the other digital cameras that are a comparable age to this digital camera.

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Has a Batteries Included

The Fujifilm S9900W has a batteries included, as do most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to this camera.

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Has a Hand Strap

The Fujifilm S9900W has a hand strap. Most of the other medium megapixel cameras that are a comparable age to this camera also have a hand strap.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports PictBridge

The Fujifilm S9900W supports PictBridge, as do most of the other digital cameras of this age and type.

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Has an HDMI

The Fujifilm S9900W has an HDMI. Most of the other medium megapixel cameras that have been around for more than a year also have an HDMI.

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Light Exposure

Supports Eight ISO Sensitivities

The number of ISO speeds supported by the Fujifilm S9900W is more than most medium megapixel cameras that have been around for a similar time to it. The most commonly supported ISO sensitivity is 160, but this ISO sensitivity is not supported by this camera. The ISO sensitivities 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400 and 12800 are also supported by this Fujifilm digital camera.

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Weight & Dimensions

Very Heavy

Medium megapixel cameras that are a similar age to this camera have weights of between 120g and 590g, and the average weight is 350g. When compared to other comparable spec digital cameras that were released one year ago, the weight of the Fujifilm S9900W of 577 grams is one of the heaviest.

Alternative cameras with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the Coolpix S9600 (£190) (206g and higher rated), or the Coolpix P530 (£163.99) (494g and higher rated) both from Nikon or the Canon PowerShot SX520 HS (£164.99) (441g and higher rated).

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Bright Viewfinder

Two owners wrote in their reviews that the product had a good viewfinder. Website Photographyblog.com wrote “Bright viewfinder”. They also mentioned “Electronic viewfinder with higher resolution” in their review.

Image Stabilization Works Well

Two owners who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it had a good image stabiliser. Website Photographyblog.com rated the product 4 stars out of 5 and mentioned two years ago “Image stabilization works well”.

Two people who reviewed the product agreed that it had a good zoom. Expert website Photographyblog.com wrote two years ago “As it's a bridge camera, one of its key selling points is its extensive zoom range” in their review of this digital camera and scored the Fujifilm S9900W 70 out of 100. In the same month expert website Ephotozine.com mentioned “The Fujifilm FinePix S9900W is one of the cheapest ultra zoom bridge cameras available with built in Wi-Fi” in their review of this digital camera.

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Good Quality Pictures

Four people said in their reviews that it was able to produce good images.

Two customers mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had a good picture resolution. Expert review site Imaging-Resource.com said in their review of the Fujifilm S9900W two years ago “The rear LCD has a 460,000-dot resolution, while the EVF gets a notable improvement in resolution, going from a modest 201,000 dots to 920,000 dots” .

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04547410296846

Fujifilm S9900W Review Sources

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