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Small yet powerful! That’s what FinePix S8600 is. Fujifilm Corporation is very proud to release this bridge camera with the power of FUJINON 36x Optical Zoom (25 - 900mm)* & Super Macro, a tough quality 16 Megapixels 1/2.3-inch CCD sensor with primary color filter, and loads of creative features in its compact body. Zoom in to the world of creativeness utilizing the Optical Image Stabilization (Lens Shift) with 10 Advanced filters for additional effects. View every moment you captured thru the 3.0-inch (460K-dot) LCD Monitor and enjoy the recorded HD Movie (720p / 30 fps) that you can share to anyone. This camera also has up to 10 Face Detection feature so you will know you are in the right track of capturing events. Powered by 3×AA alkaline batteries with an approximately 250-shot battery life, you will be very sure that you will get everything you want without compromising the camera’s performance. Now if you may want to get a picture on dark areas, there is a Manual pop-up flash (i-Flash) that you might consider using to get a nice illumination for perfect settings.
Product Features in Detail
Compact model with 36x zoom
Great for people that want the features and flexibility of a DSLR outfit but without the weight and hassle.
FUJINON 36x Optical Zoom (25mm-900mm)* & Super Macro
FUJINON zoom lenses with fast apertures of f/2.9 to f/6.9 With 14 elements in 10 groups, the lens combines aspherical and ED elements to good effect for reduced aberration and superior image quality. With Super-Macro Mode capturing subjects as close as 1cm from the lens, the FinePix S8600 seamlessly covers an enormous focal range with no need to ever change lenses.
Powerful Optical Image Stabilization
Lens shift image stabilization ensures that even hand-held shots are free from blur.
Compact body with a 36x zoom.
Fujifilm's newly developed 3-step collapsible lens has enabled the compact storage of a huge 36x zoom lens in this small body.
This is a particularly portable camera , ensuring long-zoom magnification photography can be instantly accessible at all times.
6 Scene SR AUTO (Scene Recognition Auto)
Framed scenes are automatically detected and selected into appropriate camera settings: Portrait, Landscape, Night, Macro, Night Portrait, and Backlit Portrait.
HD Movie (720p / 30 fps)
Movie scene recognition ensures that settings are optimized according to your subject.
HD Movie shares your memories with family on the big screen, using the mini HDMI connector.
Wind noise is reduced during movie shooting with the wind noise reduction setting.
One Touch Movie Recording Button
A one-touch Movie Recording Button enables you to capture all the action in HD.
While compact, the cameras are designed to reduce camera shake at high magnifications with easy-to-hold grip with non-slip surfaces.
Versatile Shooting Modes & Mode dials
In addition to a wide range of shooting modes, the FinePix S8600 offers a selection of versatile scene positions that ensure optimum results no matter what the scene.
A selection of 10 special filters lets you create distinctive photo effects. Filter effects can be verified on the LCD monitor to ensure you get exactly the results you're shooting for.
Lets you take panorama photos as simply as 1, 2, 3! The camera automatically stitches together three consecutive shots, with simple in-frame guidance to ensure the images are aligned. The resulting image is saved to the memory card as an impressive panorama.
A function to follow moving subjects in standard wide view for easy framing at high zoom settings. With a single press of a button, the subject tracked within the selected frame on the LCD, will be captured and saved at a high zoom ratio (1.4x or 2.0x digital zoom).
Face Tracking Auto Focus
Face Detection couples with Tracking Auto Focus for new ways of capturing great people pictures, even when those people won't stop moving. Face Detection optimizes focus and exposure to ensure bright, clear faces, while Tracking Auto Focus maintains sharp focus on moving subjects. The result is attractively exposed, well-focused photos.
Included in the Box
Finepix S8600 Super Zoom Camera Black
3xAA type alkaline batteries
Lens cap and Lens cap cord
12 Months Warranty from Fujifilm Australia
Number of effective pixels
16.0 million pixels
1/2.3-inch CCD with primary color filter
Total number of pixels: 16.44 million pixels
SD / SDHC / SDXC memory card*1
JPEG (Exif Ver 2.3)*2 /
(Design rule for Camera File system compliant / DPOF-compatible)
Movie File Format : AVI
Movie Video Compression : Motion JPEG
Audio : Linear PCM Monaural
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 / (3:2) 3264 x 2176 / (16:9) 3264 x 1840 / (1:1) 2432 x 2432
S : (4:3) 2304 x 1728 / (3:2) 2304 x 1536 / (16:9) 1920 x 1080 / (1:1) 1728 x 1728
Fujinon 36 x optical zoom lens
f=4.5mm - 162mm, equivalent to 25 - 900mm on a 35mm format
F2.9(Wide) - F6.9(Telephoto)
14 elements in 10 groups
(includes 2 aspherical and 4 extra low dispersion elements)
Intelligent digital zoom approx. 2.0x (up to approx. 72x, with 36x optical zoom)
F2.9 / F8.4 (Wide)
F6.5 / F7.8 / F19.0 (Telephoto) with ND filter
(from lens surface)
Wide : approx. 40cm to infinity / 1.3 ft. to infinity
Telephoto : approx. 3.5m to infinity / 11.4 ft. to infinity
Wide : approx. 7cm - 3.0m / 2.7 in. - 9.8 ft.
Telephoto : approx. 3.5m - 5m / 11.4 ft. - 16.4 ft.
Wide : approx. 1cm - 1.0m / 0.3 in. - 3.2 ft.
AUTO / AUTO (400) / AUTO (800) / AUTO (1600)
ISO100 / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600 / 3200* / 6400* (Standard Output Sensitivity)
* ISO3200 / 6400 is effective in image size S
TTL 256-zone metering; Multi, Spot, Average
Programmed AE, Shutter priority AE, Manual exposure
Portrait, Baby, Landscape, Sport, Night, Night (Tripod), Fireworks, Sunset, Snow, Beach, Party, Flower, Text
SR AUTO, AUTO, continuous shooting, Adv., SP1, SP2, P, S, M, Panorama
Lens shift type
-2.0EV - +2.0EV 1/3EV step
(Auto mode) 1/4 sec. to 1/1500 sec., (All other modes) 8 sec. to 1/2000 sec. with mechanical shutter
H : approx. 8.0 fps (max. 40 frames)
M : approx. 3.3 fps (max. 20 frames)
L : approx. 1.2 fps (max. 5 frames)
approx. 1.2 fps (max. 5 frames)
max. 1.2 fps
* Use a card with SD Speed Class with class 4 or higher.
* The frame rate and the recorded number of frames varies with shooting conditions.
AE Bracketing (±1/3EV, ±2/3EV, ±1EV)
Single AF / Continuous AF
TTL contrast AF, AF assist illuminator available
AF frame selection
Center, Multi, Area, Tracking
Automatic scene recognition
Fine, Shade, Fluorescent light (Daylight), Fluorescent light (Warm White), Fluorescent light (Cool White), Incandescent light, Custom
10 sec. / 2 sec. Delay
Manual pop-up flash (i-Flash)
Effective range : (ISO AUTO)
Wide : approx. 50cm - 6.0m / 1.6 ft. - 19.7 ft.
Telephoto : approx. 1.5m - 3.6m / 4.9 ft. - 11.8 ft.
Wide : approx. 30cm - 3.0m / 0.9 ft. - 9.8 ft.
Telephoto : approx. 2.0m - 3.0m / 6.5 ft. - 9.8 ft.
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.
3.0-inch, approx. 460K-dot, TFT color LCD monitor, approx. 97% coverage for shooting, 100% for playing back
HD 1280 x 720 30p
640 x 480 30p
320 x 240 30p
with monaural sound. Wind filter
Optical or digital zoom function can be used.
* Use a card with SD Speed Class with class 4 or higher.
SR AUTO, Adv. Mode (Advanced Filter for still image : Toy camera / Miniature / Pop color / High-key / Low-key / Dynamic tone / Soft Focus / Cross Screen / Fish-eye / Partial color, Natural Light & with Flash, Zoom Bracketing), Framing guideline, Frame No. memory, Date stamp
Multi-frame playback (with micro thumbnail), Protect, Crop, Resize, Slide show, Image rotate, Histogram display, Exposure warning, Photobook assist, Image search, Favorites, Mark for upload, Erase selected frames
PictBridge, Exif Print, 35 Languages, Time difference, Silent mode, Discharge function
USB2.0(High-Speed), mini-B USB terminal
HDMI Mini connector (Type C)
3xAA type alkaline batteries (included)
3xAA type Ni-MH rechargeable batteries (sold separately)
3xAA type lithium batteries (sold separately)
121.3 (W) x 80.8 (H) x 64.6 (D) mm / 4.8 (W) x 3.2 (H) x 2.7 (D) in.
Approx. 450g / 15.9 oz. (including batteries and memory card)
Approx. 380g / 13.4 oz. (excluding batteries and memory card)
0°C - +40°C (+32°F - +104°F)
10% - 80% (no condensation)
Guide to the number of available frames for battery operation
Alkaline batteries : approx. 250 frames (AUTO mode)
Ni-MH rechargeable batteries : approx. 410 frames (AUTO mode)
Lithium batteries : approx. 590 frames (AUTO mode)
*1 Please see the Fujifilm website (http://www.fujifilm.com/support/digital_cameras/compatibility/card/s/) to check memory card compatibility.
*2 Exif 2.3 is a digital camera file format that contains a variety of shooting information for optimal printing.