FinePix S8500 (Discontinued Model)

Specifications

Model name

FinePix S8500

Number of effective pixels *1

16.2 million pixels

Image sensor

1/2.3-inch CMOS with primary color filter

Storage media

  • Internal memory (none)
  • SD / SDHC / SDXC (UHS-I) memory card *2

File format

still image

JPEG (Exif Ver 2.3 ) /
(Design rule for Camera File system compliant / DPOF-compatible)

3D still image

MPO compliant

movie

H.264 (MOV)
Linear PCM / stereo sound

Number of recorded pixels

L : (4:3) 4608 x 3456 / (3:2) 4608 x 3072 / (16:9) 4608 x 2592 / (1:1) 3456 x 3456
M : (4:3) 3264 x 2448 / (16:9) 3264 x 1840
S : (4:3) 2304 x 1728 / (16:9) 1920 x 1080

<Motion Panorama>
360° Vertical : 1632 x 11520 Horizontal : 11520 x 1088
180° Vertical : 1632 x 5760 Horizontal : 5760 x 1088
120° Vertical : 1632 x 3840 Horizontal : 3840 x 1088

Lens

name

S8500 : Fujinon 46x optical zoom lens

focal length

S8500 : f=4.3mm - 198.0mm, equivalent to 24 - 1104mm on a 35mm format

full-aperture

F2.9 (Wide) - F6.5 (Telephoto)

constitution

12 groups 17 lenses

Digital zoom

S8500 : Intelligent digital zoom approx. 2.0x (up to approx. 92x, with 46x optical zoom)

Aperture

F2.9 / F8.4 (Wide)
F6.5 / F7.6 / F18.7 (Telephoto) with ND filter

Focus distance
(from lens surface)

Normal

  • Wide : Approx. 45cm to infinity / 1.4ft to infinity
  • Telephoto : Approx. 3.5m to infinity / 11.4ft to infinity

Macro

  • Wide : Approx. 7cm - 3.0m / 2.7in. - 9.8ft.
  • S8500 : Telephoto: Approx. 3.2m to infinity / 10.5ft to infinity

Super Macro

  • Wide : Approx. 1cm - 1.0m / 0.3in. - 3.2ft.

Sensitivity

AUTO (400) / AUTO (800) / AUTO (1600) / AUTO(3200),
Equivalent to ISO 100/200/400/800/1600/3200/6400/12800 (Standard Output Sensitivity)

Exposure control

TTL 256-zone metering, Multi / Spot / Average

Exposure mode

Programmed AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual exposure

Shooting modes

SP

Portrait, Baby, Smile, Landscape, Sport, Night, Night (Tripod), Fireworks, Sunset, Snow, Beach, Party, Flower, Text

MODE DIAL

SR AUTO, AUTO, Adv, P, S, A, M, Custom, Panorama, SP

Image Stabilizer

Lens shift type

Exposure compensation

-2.0EV - +2.0EV 1/3EV step

Shutter speed

(Auto mode) 1/4 sec. to 1/1700 sec. , (All other modes) 8 sec. to 1/1700 sec. with mechanical shutter

Continuous shooting

TOP

H : approx. 10 fps (max. 10 frames)
M : approx. 5.0 fps (max. 10 frames)
L : approx. 3.0 fps (max. 10 frames)
SH1 : approx. 60 fps (max. 60 frames; image size 1280 x 960)
SH2 : approx. 120 fps (max. 60 frames; image size 640 x 480)

LAST

-

Best Frame capture

H : approx. 10 fps max. 10 frames (Size L,M,S)/max. 20 frames (Size S)
M : approx. 5.0 fps max. 10 frames (Size L,M,S)/max. 20 frames (Size S)
L : approx. 3.0 fps max. 10 frames (Size L,M,S)/max. 20 frames (Size S)

Auto bracketing

AE Bracketing (±1/3 EV, ±2/3 EV, ±1 EV)

Focus

mode

Single AF / Continuous AF (SR AUTO, Movie)

type

TTL contrast AF, AF assist illuminator available

AF frame selection

Center, Multi, Area, Tracking

White balance

Automatic scene recognition

Preset

Fine, Shade, Fluorescent light (Daylight), Fluorescent light (Warm White), Fluorescent light (Cool White), Incandescent light, Custom

Self-timer

Approx. 10 sec. / 2 sec. Delay

Flash

Auto flash (i-flash)
Effective range : (ISO AUTO)

Normal

  • Wide : approx. 40cm - 7.0m / 1.3ft. - 22.9ft.
  • Telephoto : approx. 2.5m - 3.6m / 8.2ft. - 11.8ft.

Macro

  • Wide : approx. 30cm - 3.0m / 0.9ft. - 9.8ft.
  • Telephoto : approx. 2.0m - 3.0m / 6.5ft. - 9.8ft.

Flash modes

Red-eye removal OFF

Auto, Forced Flash, Suppressed Flash, Slow Synchro.

Red-eye removal ON

Red-eye Reduction Auto, Red-eye Reduction & Forced Flash, Suppressed Flash, Red-eye Reduction & Slow Synchro.

Hot shoe

-

Electronic Viewfinder

0.2-inch, approx. 201K-dot, color LCD viewfinder approx. 97% coverage

LCD monitor

3.0-inch, approx. 460K-dot, TFT color LCD monitor, approx. 97% coverage

Movie recording

1920 x 1080 pixels (60fps) / 1280 x 720 pixels (30fps) / 640 x 480 pixels (30fps) with stereo sound*.
HS 640 x 480 pixels (120fps) / HS 320 x 240 pixels (240fps) / HS 320 x 120 pixels (480fps)

  • * Optical zoom function can be used.

Photography functions

SR AUTO, High Speed Movie (120/240/480 fps), Adv. mode (Advanced Filter: Toy camera / Miniature / Pop color / Soft Focus / Cross Screen / Partial color, Pro Low-Light, HDR, Natural Light & with Flash, Natural Light, Zoom Bracketing, Individual shutter 3D) Instant zoom, Face Detection, Auto red-eye removal, Framing guideline, blink detection, Frame No. memory, Histogram display, Motion panorama, Date stamp

Playback functions

Face Detection, Auto red-eye removal, Multi-frame playback (with micro thumbnail), Protect, Crop, Resize, Slide show, Image rotate, voice memo, histogram display, exposure warning, Photobook assist, image search, Favorites, Mark for upload, Panorama, Erase selected frames

Other functions

PictBridge, Exif Print,
35 Languages, Time difference, Silent mode

Terminal

Video output

-

Digital interface

USB 2.0 High-Speed

HDMI output

HDMI mini connector

Power supply

4xAA type alkaline batteries (included) / 4xAA type Ni-MH rechargeable batteries (sold separately) / 4xAA type lithium batteries (sold separately)

Dimensions

122.6 (W) x 86.9 (H) x 116.2(D) mm / 4.8 (W) x 3.4(H) x 4.5 (D) in.

Weight

Approx. 670 g / 23.6 oz. (including batteries and memory card)
Approx. 577 g / 20.3 oz. (excluding batteries and memory card)

Operating Temperature

0°C - 40°C

Operating Humidity

10% - 80% (no condensation)

Guide to the number of available frames for battery operation

Alkaline batteries : Approx. 300 frames (AUTO mode)
Ni-MH rechargeable batteries : Approx. 500 frames (AUTO mode)
Lithium batteries : Approx. 700 frames (AUTO mode)

  • * Fujifilm research based on CIPA standards

Accessories included

4xAA type alkaline batteries
Shoulder strap
USBcable
Lens cap and Lens cap cord
CD-ROM
Owner's manual

Optional accessories

AC Power Adapter AC-5VX
DC coupler CP-04

  • *1 Number of effective pixels : The number of pixels on the image sensor which receive input light through the optical lens, and which are effectively reflected in the final output data of the still image.
  • *2 Please see the Fujifilm website to check memory card compatibility.