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Fujifilm-xq1.34062058
8.6 out of 10

Fujifilm XQ1

Great Deal: $369.99

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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

Michael Perham, DP Review
14 May 2014
  • Excerpt: I am impressed. I actually sold my Fuji X100s to fund a new lens for my DSLR system and needed a compact camera to replace it for family events etc.. The X100s was not pocketable (but a very good camera) and I really wanted something that I could just put in my pocket, hence the XQ1. I just love the direct access to basic camera controls, ISO, exposer and exposure compensation and it shoots RAW.  I also like the easy access to flash and macro.
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Overall 10
10

Big bang for the buck!

Nelson, Lord, B&H Photo
5 May 2014
  • Excerpt: Stays in my pocket, quick start up, focus and bang! You have an excellent image.
  • Pros: Easy to Use, Fast Shutter Speed, Good in Low Light, Great Resolution, Small / Compact
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Overall 10
10

EXACTLY AS PROMISED - CAN'T BEAT FOR PRICE

David L., Amazon
16 April 2014
  • Summary: I bought this Fujifilm XQ1 for my wife to replace a Nikon D40x which never saw use because it was always too big and too bulky for what she wanted to carry around and shoot. Also, she started shooting with a cell phone because she wanted to upload to social media. With the cell phone camera however, IQ was low and forget about getting anything great in low room light.
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Overall 10
10

Superb photos from a truly pocket-size camera.

C. D. Payne, Amazon
26 March 2014
  • Summary: If you're looking for a camera that you can effortlessly carry with you all the time, I think this is the best one for the price. Brilliantly sharp lens and full manual controls if you need them. The larger sensor produces images than stand up to close pixel-peeping. Zoom range is ideal for most situations. A touch screen would have been nice, but I find the controls easy to use. I've tried MANY pocketable cameras, and this is the best one I've found so far.
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Overall 10
10

Great little camera for many situations

robert, Amazon
26 February 2014
  • Summary: After some weeks using it, I don’t have any major complain about the XQ1, by far… It is now my daily partner wherever I go… It’s easy to use, very responsive, and really powerfull as far as image quality is concerned for a « point & shoot » cam. Thanks to the clear lens, you can get great shoots in low light conditions, especially at wide angle. Body is well built and commands are easy to customise.
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Overall 10
10

Great little camera for many situations

robert, B&H Photo
26 February 2014
  • Excerpt: After some weeks using it, I don't have any major complain about the XQ1, by far… It is now my daily partner wherever I go… It's easy to use, very responsive, and really powerfull as far as image quality is concerned for a « point & shoot » cam. Thanks to the clear lens, you can get great shoots in low light conditions, especially at wide angle. Body is well built and commands are easy to customise.
  • Pros: Easy to Use, Good in Low Light, Large Clear LCD, Small / Compact
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Overall 6
6.0

Not recommended if you own Sony RX100; autofocus and image quality problems

misa5143, Ebay
9 February 2014
  • Summary: I bought the camera hoping it would have better image quality than the Sony RX100, but unfortunately, it is not. Some noise present at base ISO viewed at pixel level. Speed is better than RX100, but autofocus is very picky (erratic). Its video quality is especially bad, far from its competition. Microphones are OK but the video is very fuzzy (autofocus hunting). Perhaps poor firmware or the product, or the lens is inaccurate or slow.
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Overall 10
10

хороший выбор

25.12_21.06, Ebay
2 February 2014
  • Summary: выбирал фотокамеру между Fujifilm XQ1, Canon S120, Nikon P330, Sony RX100. Это компактная и легкая камера в металлическом корпусе. Быстрая и функциональная.
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Overall 10
10

absolutely stunning

The Consumer, Amazon
26 January 2014
  • Summary: Extremely small. I got it for my wife and we went out shooting yesterday around town, and the results were absolutely amazing. The WiFi also works great, where we were able to look at the images on our high resolution tablet while having coffee with no need for cables or any other devices. The battery charging mechanism also is great, since you can use a computer if you don't have your charger with you.
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Overall 10
10

Very nice compact camera

Tom, B&H Photo
24 January 2014
  • Excerpt: The best camera is the one you have in your pocket. I enjoy skiing and hiking and like to travel light, so my camera needs to fit in my pocket. It must also have a sharp lens and shoot RAW. The XQ1 fits the bill. One outstanding feature: Outdoor Mode makes the screen incredibly bright so you can see what you're shooting in very bright conditions. My choice really came down to the XQ1 or a Canon S120, but the Canon is a bit soft in the corners for landscape photography.
  • Pros: Easy to Use, Great Resolution, Large Clear LCD, Small / Compact
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