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Fujifilm FinePix A310 Zoom 3 Megapixels and Smaller

4.5/5 (2 Reviews)


  • Product ID20714782
    Depth1.3 in.
    Width3.8 in.
    Height2.5 in.
    Memory TypexD Picture Card
    Video InterfaceVideo Out
    Battery Type2 x AA Batteries
    Included Accessories2 x AA Batteries • Software • USB Cable • Video Cable • Hand Strap • 16 MB Memory Card
    Weight0.34 lb.
    Operating SystemApple Mac OS 8 • Apple Mac OS 9 • Apple Mac OS X • Microsoft Windows 2000 • Microsoft Windows 98 • Microsoft Windows 98SE • Microsoft Windows ME • Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition • Microsoft Windows XP Professional
    Optical Zoom3x
    Battery Life250 Images
    Image Sensor TypeCCD
    Interchangeable LensNot Interchangeable Lenses
    Camera Resolution3.14 Megapixel
    Aperture Rangef7/f11.6 (w/t) - f2.8/f4.8 (w/t)
    ISO SpeedsAuto • 200 • 400 • 800
    ViewfinderOptical (Through-the-lens)
    Interface TypeUSB
    Self Timer10 Sec.
    Video Resolutions320 x 240 (QVGA) • 160 x 120
    Flash TypeBuilt-In
    White BalanceAuto
    Video FormatAVI
    Resolution3.14 Megapixel
    LCD PanelWith LCD Panel
    Shutter Speed2 - 1/2000 sec
    Digital Zoom2.9x
    Mp3 Built In
    Video Speed10 fps
    Camera TypeStandard Point and Shoot
    Focus TypeAutofocus
    Frames Per Second1.8 Frames
    Max Movie Length480 Seconds
    Compression TypeJPEG
    35mm Zoom Lens38 - 114 mm
    File Size (High Res.)0.79 MB (162 images on 128MB card)
    Focal Length5.7 - 17.1 mm
    LCD Panel Size1.5 in.
    Image Resolutions640 x 480 • 2816 x 2120 (Interpolated) • 2816 x 1536 • 1280 x 960
    Tripod MountWith Tripod Mount
    Focus Range24 in. to Infinity (w)
    Flash FunctionsFlash Off • Auto Flash • Fill-in Flash • Red-eye Reduction Flash • Slow Sync
    Macro Focus Range3.9 - 31.2 in. (w)
    LCD Screen Resolution60,000 pixels
    LCD Protected PositionWithout LCD Protected Position
    File Size (Low Res.)0.13 MB (about 985 images on 128MB card)

Product Description

  • Sensor: 3.1 megapixel
  • Max resolution: 2048 x 1536 pixels standard, 2816 x 2120 pixels w. Super CCD hardware interpolation
  • Lens: Fujinon 3X f/2.8-4.8 optical zoom lens (35mm equiv: 38–114mm)
  • Exposure: Auto TTL w. exposure compensation and scene modes
  • Sensitivity: ISO Auto, 200, 400, and 800
  • 1.5 inch LCD monitor
  • Movie mode
  • File format: JPEG
  • Storage media: xD-Picture Card
  • USB interface
  • Optional USB cradle


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    Reviews 1 - 2 (2 Reviews Total)

    User Reviews

    Overall Rating:5
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by Adrie Yudiram a Casual from Jakarta, Indonesia

    Date Reviewed: August 27, 2003

    Strengths:    - Light, but not too small
    - Ease of use
    - Very sharp picture and crisp colour
    - Efficient power management (200+ pictures taken only powered by a pair of NiMH)


    Weaknesses:    Limited Video :
    - Without audio
    - Resolution only 640 x 320
    - xD card price slightly higher than other similiar media card.


    Bottom Line:   
    Excellent budget camera with 6 m pixel interpolated. It's very easy to use, just point and shoot and you will get perfect professional picture.

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    Duration Product Used:   2-5 years

    Type of photography:   Other


    Overall Rating:4
    Value Rating:5
    Submitted by thla a Expert from Denmark

    Date Reviewed: July 5, 2003

    Strengths:    Small
    Simple to operate
    Manual ISO adjustments (200, 400, and 800)
    Uses AA batteries - good for travelling.
    Takes good macro pictures.
    Can take four pictures in a row (0.3 s delay between pictures.


    Weaknesses:    No focus assist light.
    Sometimes the pictures can be a little noisy (grainy) but I don't see it as a major problem.
    It takes around 5 s for the flash to charge - meanwhile the LCD screen goes black.


    Bottom Line:   
    I think that the Finepix A310 takes some nice pictures considering the price and that it is a simple point-and-shoot camera. I posted some photos here:
    http://www.thomas.A310.photoshare.co.nz/
    The camera is pretty quick to operate in terms of start up time, focusing, and shutter lag.
    Ideal for travelling.

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    Duration Product Used:   2-5 years

    Price Paid:    $286.00

    Purchased At:   technikdirekt.de

    Type of photography:   Outdoor



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