Fuji X-F1 review

  • £379
  • $610

Small, sleek and stylish - Fujifilm has sexed up the X range

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In this shot, taken at f/8.0, we can see that edge to edge sharpness in images is generally good right up to the corners of the shot.

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Macro focusing from very close proximities is quick and easy, helping to produce detailed macro shots with lots of impact.

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The widest angle of the 4x optical zoom lens is 25mm in 35mm format, enabling you to take wide-angle shots, which should be appealing to landscape photographers.

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Despite its relatively small sensor, the Fuji X-F1 is capable of producing attractive shallow depth of field shots, thanks to the lens' maximum aperture of f/1.8.

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Colours are represented richly straight from the camera, with a number of different film simulation modes available. These build on Fuji's analogue heritage and include recreations of Provia (standard - which this was shot in), Velvia (vivid) and Astia (soft).

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At its widest end, the XF-1's lens offers 25mm, which offers a great level of flexibility and allows for plenty of the scene to be captured.

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This picture has been captured at the widest angle of the XF-1's lens.

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Here we can see the 4x optical zoom in action, giving an equivalent of 1000mm.

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The digital zoom can be utilised when not shooting in raw format, and actually does a reasonable job.

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The XF-1 copes reasonably well at low light, high sensitivity settings, producing images which show a good level of detail.

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The large sensor and wide f/1.8 maximum aperture enables creative shallow depth of field effects to be achieved.

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The XF-1's small and discreet appearance makes it a good choice for street and everyday photography, easily slipping into the pocket for maximum convenience.

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Autofocusing speeds are generally quick and accurate, especially when the lighting conditions are good, allowing you to capture the action as it happens.

Art filters

Along with the ability to shoot different film simulation modes, a number of creative art filters are available, including the following:

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Dynamic Tone

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Toy Camera

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Miniature

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Pop Colour

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Hi-Key

Tech Specs

Product TypeCompact Camera
Battery Size SupportedProprietary Battery Size
Green CompliantYes
Maximum Video Resolution1920 x 1080
Effective Camera Resolution12 Megapixel
USBYes
HDMIYes
Wide AngleYes
PictBridgeYes
Product FamilyPro
HD Movie ModeYes
Memory Card SupportedSecure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC UHS-I), Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card
Image StabilizationOptical
ColourBrown
Optical Zoom4x
Digital Zoom2x
Brand NameFujifilm
FeaturesFace Recognition, Face Detection
Screen Size7.6 cm (3")
Video FormatsMPEG-4
Viewfinder TypeNo
Weight (Approximate)204 g
Green Compliance Certificate/AuthorityEuP, REACH, RoHS, WEEE
Image Sensor Size1/2.3" (6.16 mm x 4.62 mm)
Maximum Image Resolution4000 x 3000
Display Screen TypeLCD
Height61 mm
Width106.7 mm
Depth30.5 mm
Product SeriesPro
Focal Length6.40 mm to 25.60 mm
Image FormatsJPEG, RAW
Focus ModesAuto, Manual
ManufacturerFuji Photo Film Co. Ltd
Product ModelXF1
Product NamePro XF1 Compact Camera
Exposure Control
  • Programmed AE
  • Aperture Priority
  • Shutter Priority
  • Manual
Aspect Ratio16:9
Manufacturer Part NumberP10NC08940A
Manufacturer Website Addresshttp://www.fujifilm.co.uk
Marketing Information

From cutting-edge digital SLR pro-level models to fashion-conscious point-and-shoot compacts, there's a Fujifilm FinePix digital camera to satisfy every kind of photographer.

Package Contents
  • Pro XF1 Compact Camera
  • Li-Ion Battery NP-50A
  • Battery Charger BC-50B
  • Hand Strap
  • Lens Cap
  • USB Cable
  • CD-ROM
  • Owner's Manual
Limited Warranty1 Year