Reviews and Problems with Fujifilm FinePix 6800 Zoom
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6 June 2001
FinePix 6800 Zoom is probably the only thing designed by Porsche
that most people will ever own. Thankfully it costs just $899, a
mere 1% of the cost of F.A. Porsche's most famous design, the Porsche
Pros: Really nice looking camera, great usability, Very good photo quality, Cradle a very nice addition, Movie, audio, video conferencing - the works!, Fast processing speeds
Cons: No optical zoom in movie mode, Playback mode could use some more features, No manual controls, Too expensive
Conclusion: Here's my rating of the Fujifilm FinePix 6800Z: (3 megapixel compact) The Fujifilm FinePix 6800Z is a well built, sleek designed, high resolution compact digital camera. Its image quality can be compared with some of the best of the current three megapixel crowd and it is also capable produce large file sizes which are ideal for large sized (A4) prints.
Pros: Relatively good 3+ megapixel resolution, Excellent, vivid, yet accurate colour reproduction, 6 megapixel mode good for large prints straight out of the camera, Images seldom need any post-processing, Virtually no chromatic aberrations, Compact size, light weight, metal case, sleek design, Unique "Display Panel" LCD / cursor control works well, Supplied cradle for charging and connectivity, Good build quality, Very quick operation, good buffering excellent shot-to-shot...
Cons: No creative controls in continuous shooting mode, Only one movie mode setting (320 x 240, 10 fps), Still no option to have LCD on at startup, Lens distortion / unsharp in corners, Lens barrel distortion at wide angle, No manual exposure features (no aperture or shutter priority), Night exposures are a no-no, Record menu is overly complicated, layout sometimes confusing, LCD sometimes difficult to see in bright sunlight, Flash doesn't have the power or the cover wide a...
Excerpt: Continue on to Page Two FinePix 6800 Zoom Specifications Imaging Device 3.3-million pixel Fujifilm 1/1.7" SuperCCD Still Image Resolution 2832 x 2128 (interpolated) 2048 x 1536, 1280 x 960, 640 x 480 Zoom Lens 3x optical, 36-108 mm (35mm equivalent) Maximum Aperture F2.8 - F4.5 Digital Zoom 1.4x to 4.4x (depending on image size) 2x for Movie Recording Recording Modes Still images, AVI movies w/sound, Audio recording Focus System Contrast detection AF type Focus range 2...