This review is devoted to FinePix Z900EXR that Fujifilm has first introduced to the public in Apr 05, 2011. This model is a Ultracompact camera with a resolution of 16.0 MP and a 1/2" (6.4 x 4.8 mm) sized EXRCMOS sensor.
In Ultracompact cameras (Top 10 Compact Cameras) this model has taken rank #135 out of 472. Its Overall Score has reached 45/100 and it takes a rank of #364 out of 1174 in all Cameras.
Now let's delve into more details of our Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR review by assessing its features and specs, as well as checking what pros and cons it has compared to other average products in this category.
In this part of our review, we are going to take a closer look at the technical specs and features presented in Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR. In addition, we are going to define the main pros and cons of this model and, based on this info, compare it to other average Ultracompact cameras.
Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR has the following external dimensions 101 x 101 x 18 mm (39.76 x 23.23 x 7.09″) with the weight of 151 g.
The typical weight for average Ultracompact type cameras is 137g. If we compare the average indicator to the weight of Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR, we can conclude that this model is heavier than many other similar products.
Talking about the camera’s thickness, it is worth saying that Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR is thinner than other average cameras from this class. Its thickness is 18mm.
Look at the pictures below to see the front and top view of Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR with the indication of this model’s dimensions:
If you want to have a better idea of how big the Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR is, look at the pictures below to see how big it is compared to a credit card and a AA type battery.
Finally, let's check how different are the weight and thickness of the Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR compared to other models from this class of cameras presented by the brand’s competitors:
Unfortunately, Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR comes without a waterproof feature, so if you want it to serve well and last longer, you will have to use it very carefully and avoid water.
Unfortunately, Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR comes without a dustproof feature, so if you want it to serve well and last longer, you will have to use it very carefully and protect your camera from external threats such as dust.
Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR comes with EXR processor. This model also boasts of a resolution of 16.0 MP and is equipped with a 1/2" (6.4 x 4.8 mm) sized EXRCMOS sensor.
The base of Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR has the following ISO range 100 - 3200 and it also comes with a possibility of extending this indicator to 6400.
Unfortunately, the support of the RAW file is not included in Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR. However, if you are looking specifically for a Ultracompact camera with a RAW file support, you should check out one of the following models from the same class and within similar price range .
Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR features a 16.0 MP 1/2" sensor, which is not a good pick for high-quality and detailed pictures. However, we have an alternative option for you if you were looking for higher resolution.
Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR is known for the lack of anti-alias (Low-pass) filter. It is one of its essential features of the sensor built in this model. The absence of this filter contributes to a higher level of details and sharpness in the pictures you take. Yet, the lack of an anti-alias filter also enhances the possibility of more occurring in certain conditions.
Now let’s check how we can compare the size of 1/2" sensor featured in Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR with other standard sensor sizes.
Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR is equipped with a Fixed Type 3.5" LCD screen. The resolution of this model’s screen reaches 460k dots.
In addition, this model comes with a built-in ViewFinder.
This model comes with a high-quality LCD screen. This is a type of a touch screen, which makes shooting much more convenient and simple, allowing you to adjust the point of focus and camera settings with fingertips.
Some of the other highlights of Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR are its 3.0 fps max speed and 1/2000 sec max shutter speed, which allow you to shoot continuously.
Unlike some other cameras from this category, FinePix Z900EXR unfortunately, is not equipped with a built-in flash.
In addition, FinePix Z900EXR has a Face detection AF feature that quickly finds the faces that appear within the frame range and locks the focus on them automatically.
As for the video quality characteristics of Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR, it gives you a possibility to shoot videos at the highest resolution of 1920 x 1080 You also have enough flexibility in terms of how you can save your files. Namely, Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR allows you to save files in H.264 formats.
Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR provides full HD resolution, which means that this model shows decent performance in most situations.
Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR is not equipped with any ports that would allow you to connect external headphones and microphones to it.
You can connect FinePix Z900EXR to compatible devices via its USB 2.0 or HDMI ports.
In concordance with generally accepted CIPA standards, the battery featured in Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR provides a shooting life of 220, while the average battery life of cameras in this class is 214 shots.
Compared to all models in the Ultracompact category, Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR offers the highest battery life that reaches 220 shots.
In this part of our review, we are going to focus on Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR’s performance in various fields of photography. Each sub-section stands for a specific photography area. In every part, we will review Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR’s name performance and give it an overall score. This first spider web graph indicates how we can compare the FinePix Z900EXR to the average Compact camera.
Hover your mouse over the points to see the score details for each photography type.
After carefully reviewing how well Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR performs Portrait Photography, we gave it a score of 53. Compared to scores of other cameras from the same class, Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR can be called a Strong model for this type of photography.
If the score of this model doesn’t impress you and you are still looking for a model that is better suited for Portrait Photography, we recommend you to check out our Top 10 Cameras for Portrait Photography.
After carefully reviewing how well Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR performs Street Photography, we gave it a score of 52. Compared to scores of other cameras from the same class, Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR can be called a Strong model for this type of photography.
After carefully reviewing how well Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR performs Sports Photography, we gave it a score of 35. Compared to scores of other cameras from the same class, Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR can be called a 35 model for this type of photography.
After carefully reviewing how well Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR performs Daily Photography, we gave it a score of 39. Compared to scores of other cameras from the same class, Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR can be called a Intermediate model for this type of photography.
After carefully reviewing how well Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR performs Landscape Photography, we gave it a score of 44. Compared to scores of other cameras from the same class, Fujifilm FinePix Z900EXR can be called a 44 model for this type of photography.
If the score of this model doesn’t impress you and you are still looking for a model that is better suited for Landscape Photography, we recommend you to check out our Top 10 Cameras for Landscape Photography.
|Announced||Apr 05, 2011|
|Lens Mount||Fixed lens|
|Number of Lenses||n/a|
|Focal Length Multiplier||n/a|
|Macro Focus Range|
|Screen Type||Fixed Type|
|Screen Resolution||460k dots|
|ViewFinder Resolution||0k dots|
|Min Shutter Speed||4 s|
|Max Shutter Speed||1/2000 s|
|Continuous Shooting||3.0 fps|
|Manual Exposure Mode|
|Custom White Balance|
|Flash Modes||Auto, Red-eye, Slow Syncro|
|Sensor Dimensions||6.4 x 4.8 mm|
|Sensor Area||30.72 mm2|
|Sensor Resolution||16.0 MP|
|Max Image Resolution||4608 x 3456|
|Max Native ISO||3,200|
|Max Boosted ISO||6,400|
|Min Native ISO||100|
|AF Multi Area|
|AF Live View|
|AF Face Detection|
|AF Contrast Detection|
|AF Phase Detection|
|Number of Focus Points||n/a|
|Number of Cross Focus Points||0|
|Video Resolutions||1920 x 1080 (30 fps), 1280 x 720 (30 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps)|
|Max Video Resolution||1920 x 1080|
|Physical Dimensions||101 x 59 x 18 mm|
|Battery Life||220 shots|
|Battery Type||220 shots|