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Fujifilm X70

£499.00
Fujifilm X70
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A multi award winning but a little out of date compact camera, with a best buy award from one expert review website and 11 further awards from other expert sites
Compact 16.3MP 1x No Jan 2016
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Fujifilm X70 Review

With excellent reviews but at over 2 years old, we have ranked the Fujifilm X70 number 259 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
234 Reviews + 12 Awards
65
Value for Money
Good
77
Features
Good Features
80
Age
2 Years Old
79
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 79?

It has great expert reviews and very good user reviews with 89% of buyers recommending this digital camera to others. This digital camera has received 12 awards including a "Recommended" award from Pcauthority.com.au plus three other sites and a "Best Buy" from Expert Reviews. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this camera is slightly out of date, and newer cameras with more up to date technology are available. View the latest cameras 2018.
Customers report good picture quality, that it is easy to use and noise level.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Higher than average megapixels
4896 x 3264 pixels image resolution
Premium compact camera for everyday use
angle of view, compact size, x-trans image quality, superb response, stunning style. the FUJIFILM x70 with its 18.5mm wide-angle lens is all you need to make your everyday shots drama
Design & control
Hing approximately 340g*5, the FUJIFILM x70 is the lightest x-series camera with an APS-C sized sensor. the top-plate features milled aluminium exposure compensation and shutter speed dials, making it easy to quickly access key features, while the aperture and focusing rings are also made from milled aluminium to help keep weight down. apertures can be changed in 1/3 or 1 stop increments, plus the focusing ring doubles up as a control ring for quick access to a range of functi
Compact body with an APS-C sized x-trans CMOS II sensor and EXR processor II image processing engine
Technologies that deliver the high quality images unique to x-series models have been compressed into a pocket-sized body. this includes the stunning color reproduction technology, developed as a result of more than 80 years of photographic film manufacturing, and the unique lens modulation optimizer (lmo) image processing technology that corrects optical defects such as diffraction*6 to achieve edge-to-edge sharpness and a realistic three-dimensional effect. on-sensor phase detection AF focuses in an ultra-fast 0.1 sec and, thanks to the high-speed EXR processor II image processor, the camera starts up in just 0.5sec*7, has a shutter time lag of 0.01sec and shooting interval of 0.5se
Autofocus
AF system offers the standard 49-point single point mode for high speed and precision focusing, as well as the new zone and wide/tracking modes that use a larger 77-point area to capture moving subje
Digital tele-converter with three settings
Body, three lenses. the x70's fixed lens offers a 28mm*9 angle of view but, thanks to the first digital tele-converter mode in an x-series camera, users can also select 35mm*9 and 50mm*9 options. settings for the digital tele-converter can be changed within the menu, or on the control ring on the lens barrel, enabling users to quickly check the image on the LCD before shooti
Notes
Does not have a GPS (satellite)

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared this Fujifilm digital camera with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is very good for everyday photography, ranking number 214 in everyday photography cameras. It is also very good for landscape photography, ranking number 226 in landscape photography cameras as well being very good for portrait photography, ranking number 183 in portrait photography cameras.
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

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £406.42 on Amazon UK 43 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 52% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

Fujifilm X70 Video Reviews

How Big is the Fujifilm X70?

The Fujifilm X70 is 112.5mm wide and 64.4mm tall. It is 44.4mm deep and weighs 302g.

Fujifilm X70 front dimensions
Fujifilm X70 size in context

Fujifilm X70 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

12 Industry Awards

This Fujifilm digital camera is one of the most awarded of all the cameras.

The editors of review sites Pcauthority.com.au, Hardwarezone.com.ph, Pocket Lint and Focus-Numerique.fr all concluded that they would endorse this digital camera and gave it their "Recommended" award.

The editors of three additional expert review sites endorsed this Fujifilm digital camera. This digital camera received an Expert Reviews "Best Buy" award and the writer at website Reviewed.com gave it an "Editor's Choice" award and said it was extremely good. Additionally, the expert at website PhotographyBlog.com gave this camera a "Highly Recommended" award, confirming their endorsement.

The editor of website Gadgetgear.nl concluded that this Fujifilm digital camera was outstanding and gave it their "Gold" award.

The editors of three additional expert review sites all decided that this digital camera was very good. Fotomaniak.pl gave this Fujifilm digital camera a "5 Star" award, Benchmark.pl gave it a "Good Product" award and it received a "4 Star" award from 01net.com.

The editor of one more expert review site said that this Fujifilm digital camera was very good. This was from Hardwarezone.com.my who gave it an "8.5/10".

Good Expert Reviews

Based on 41 expert reviews from sites including DP Review, PhotographyBlog.com, CNET.com and Ephotozine the average expert rating of this camera is 85%. Experts think this digital camera is one of the better cameras.

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Good User Reviews

The average user rating of this Fujifilm digital camera is 88% based on 193 user reviews. 90 reviewers (82% of all reviewers) gave this digital camera either 4 or 5 stars and 89% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Users Report Good Picture Quality

43 people who purchased this digital camera thought it was able to produce good images, four people who reviewed the product considered that it had a good picture resolution and four owners who reviewed it agreed that it was good in low light. three customers mentioned in their reviews that the product had a good image sensor.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

17 customers thought the product was easy to use and two owners said in their reviews that the product was easy to use the menus.

Users Report Acceptable Noise Level

Three people reckoned that the product was quiet.

Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

Seven customers who purchased the product agreed that it was good value for money.

Fujifilm Digital Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 11,209 expert and owner reviews (including 2,764 verified purchases), Fujifilm has very good reviews for its digital cameras. 95% of those that bought a Fujifilm camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Nice Design

13 customers wrote in their reviews that the product was good looking and four people who reviewed this digital camera thought it was well designed.

Users Report Good Product Quality

21 people who purchased the Fujifilm X70 concluded that it was good quality.

Customers Report Great Technical Features

Three people wrote that it had good features.

Users Report Good Battery Life

Two people who reviewed it said that it had a good battery life.

  • Battery issues…
  • And it jumps from 3/4 to 1/4 full while skipping the middle part! (You can still get a few good shots in when on 1/4 battery.) Make sure you buy an extra battery…
  • Plenty of battery life…
    Jimbo (Amazon) - June 2016

Users Report a Good Screen / Viewfinder

Nine customers said in their reviews that the product had a good screen.

Customers Report That it is Robust

11 owners who reviewed this digital camera mentioned that it was well made.

Users Report Good Video Capture

Four people who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it was good for video recording.

Users Report That it is a Good Size

Seven people who reviewed it thought it was compact.

  • The last few years have seen the advent of smaller, more compact cameras for people who are not really professionals…
    Pcquest.com January 2017
  • It's super light and super compact and guaranteed you'll ALWAYS have it in your bag…
    Nokzi (Amazon) - November 2016
  • Compact enough to carry with me the whole time; have manual controls of exposure; have good image quality…
  • It is much heavier than its competitor…
  • The wide angle converter is bulky…
  • Still compact enough for day to day use…
    Rob73 (Amazon) - March 2016
  • On the other hand, if you get wicked excited about the thought of a fixed wide prime lens on a large sensor compact, then look no further…
    Dude (Amazon) - June 2016
  • Easy to carry and pretty retro in its looks…
  • This is one solid, hefty camera…
  • However, this camera is so compact and unobtrusive that it would be a shame to go bigger…

Customers Report Good Lens Quality

13 owners who purchased the Fujifilm X70 agreed that it had a good lens, nine owners who bought this digital camera said that it had a good autofocus and two owners mentioned in their reviews that the product had a good zoom.

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and is under 2 years old but has average features, and at £499.00 it is more expensive than 70% of digital cameras.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Fujifilm X70 and the United Kingdom price of £499.00 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $680.00 (£935.88).

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Fujifilm digital camera was released in January 2016.

Features

Higher Than Average Megapixels

Across all the digital cameras the megapixels range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The megapixels of the Fujifilm X70 of 16.3MP is in the highest 32% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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4896 X 3264 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Fujifilm X70 is 4896 x 3264 pixels. That's 0% higher resolution than the most common resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. The resolution of all cameras ranges from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Fujifilm X70 of only 1x is smaller than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 6% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

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

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Fujifilm X70's maximum ISO sensitivity of 51,200 is in the highest 6% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. Cameras have ISO sensitivities (max) of between 200 and 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Fujifilm X70's minimum aperture number of 2.8 is relatively standard compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 40% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Weight

The Fujifilm X70's weight of 302g is relatively average compared to most other cameras. It is heavier than 36% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The Fujifilm X70 supports Full HD video. 76% of cameras do not support Full HD video.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most other cameras, the Fujifilm X70 does not have a GPS (satellite). 89% of cameras do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Has a Self-Timer

The Fujifilm X70 has a self-timer, which is unusual. 82% of cameras do not have a self-timer.

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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 pixels, which is the most frequently supported resolution on digital cameras.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Fujifilm X70 supports Wi-Fi, unlike 69% of cameras which do not support Wi-Fi.

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4896 X 3264 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Fujifilm X70 is 4896 x 3264. That's over five times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1712 x 1712. In addition, this digital camera supports a still image resolution of 4896 x 2760, 3264 x 3264 and L: (3:2) 4896 x 3264 / (16:9) 4896 x 2760 / (1:1) 3264 x 3264. Cameras resolutions range from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Has a Shoe Mounting Point

The Fujifilm X70 has a shoe mounting point, unlike 89% of cameras which do not have a shoe mounting point.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Fujifilm X70 has a vari-angle LCD display. 83% of digital cameras do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Fujifilm X70 has a touchscreen. 83% of cameras do not have a touchscreen.

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Higher Than Average Display Resolution

Cameras have display resolutions of between 23,000 pixels and 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels. The Fujifilm X70's display resolution of 1,040,000 pixels is in the highest 9% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Fujifilm X70 of 3" is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 53% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

fujifilm p10nc14490a16499148, fujifilm 9608235591

Barcodes:

00009608235591, 04547410315424, 04547410315431

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