CES 2014: Announcement of superzoom compact from Fujifilm FinePix S9400W/S9200/S8600


The day before the official opening of the International CES 2014 in Las Vegas, the company Fujifilm announced the release of digital compact superzoom FinePix S9400W, FinePix S9200 and FinePix S8600.

Fujifilm FinePix S9400W and the Fujifilm FinePix S9200

It should be noted that the main difference between the models FinePix S9400W and the FinePix S9200 is available at the first built-in Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n for wireless communication capabilities to smartphones and tablets on an iOS or AndroidEach of the devices enclosed in a housing with dimensions of 133 x 91 x 110 mm and weighs 577 g (excluding the four AA batteries and memory card). In the arsenal of both devices have 1/2 ,3-inch CMOS-sensor with an effective resolution of 16.2 MP (sensitivity from 100 to 12800 ISO), Fujinon lens with 50x optical zoom and construction of 17 elements in 12 groups (range equivalent focal lengths from 24 to 1200 mm), the system of two-times digital zoom, 0.2-inch electronic viewfinder with a resolution of 201 000 pixels and 97 percent frame coverage, as well as 3-inch LCD display with a resolution of 460 000 pixels.

An internal memory of 38 MB can be expanded with removable storage standard SD / SDHC / SDXC. Pop-up flash can operate in several modes. Among the seven white balance settings provided one user. The camera allows JPEG-pictures with a maximum resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, can take panoramic pictures with 360 degree and ready to record video clips lasting 29 minutes in MOV format with Full HD-resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels along with stereo sound. In addition, it is worth mentioning they have USB 2.0 ports and Mini HDMI.

Fujifilm FinePix S8600

As for the FinePix S8600 model with dimensions 121,3 x 80,8 x 64,6 mm and weighs 380 g (excluding the three AA batteries and memory card), it has a 1/2 ,3-inch CCD-matrix with effective resolution of 16 MP (sensitivity from 100 to 6400 ISO), Fujinon lens with 36x optical zoom and construction of 14 elements in 10 groups (equivalent focal length range from 25 to 900 mm) system, 2-times digital zoom, 3 -inch LCD screen with a resolution of 460 000 pixels, retractable flash slot for removable storage standard SD / SDHC / SDXC, as well as USB 2.0 ports and Mini HDMI. The maximum resolution from JPEG-images also is 4608 x 3456 pixels, but video recording is performed in AVI format with HD-resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels with monaural sound.

It is expected that the sale of all of the above products will be introduced in March this year and will be available in three color options corps. For the U.S. market recommended retail price FinePix S9400W, FinePix S9200 and FinePix S8600 is set at $ 350, $ 330 and $ 230 respectively.

Simultaneously we considered novelties developers presented an all-weather model FinePix S1, which is positioned as the world’s first protected from moisture and dust compact superzoom digital camera category with a 50x optical zoom.