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FUJIFILM FINEPIX F20 PRODUCES TRUE -TO- LIFE PICTURES WITH EASE
ISO Equivalency Speeds Up To 2000, Easy-to-Use Picture Stabilization Mode Gives Consumers The Real Picture


Valhalla, NY, June 12, 2006 - Perfect for families looking for a compact digital camera that will produce great shots in almost any condition, Fuji Photo Film U.S.A, Inc. announced today the launch of the FinePix F20, the latest addition to its family of cameras with Real Photo Technology.

Sitting alongside the multiple-award winning FinePix F30 in Fujifilm's high-end compact range, the FinePix F20 is an affordable digital camera for photo lovers who don't want to compromise on quality. With sensitivity levels of up to ISO 2000 and advanced Picture Stabilization technology, the FinePix F20 delivers detailed, natural looking photographs with little need for flash, even in very low light...without image blur.

The FinePix F20's sleek, lightweight proportions disguise its technology-heavy specifications. Featuring a 6.3 MegaPixel 6th Generation Super CCD, RP Processor II and ISO 100-2000 sensitivity, the F20 delivers images that remain sharp and natural in bright sunshine, low light or with fast moving subjects. Fujifilm's Real Photo Technology cameras are among the only digital compact cameras to deliver high ISO at full resolution. This means there's no need for a trade off between high-quality, low light photography, and potential print size.

For those moments when a flash is needed, the FinePix F20's i-Flash intelligent flash system automatically sets power output and exposure for balanced results, combining natural foreground illumination with optimum background exposure. Its innovative Dual Shot mode takes two pictures in quick succession; one with flash, and one without, then displays them side-by-side for on-the-spot comparison.

With one-touch Picture Stabilization, 15 scene positions, and 300 shot battery life, the FinePix F20 will be a constant companion; producing photographs of stunning quality no matter where itís taken.

In addition to Real Photo Technology, the FinePix F20 possesses a number of other impressive features:

1. ISO 2000 (*) sensitivity at full resolution (* on Picture Stabilization and Natural Light Mode or ISO1600 on Auto and Manual Mode)
2. Picture Stabilization button to set high shutter speed to reduce the risk of blurry images
3. Fujinon 3.0x optical zoom lens
4. Long-life rechargeable Li-ion battery (up to 300 shots)
5. Quick response times (0.01 second shutter lag and 1.4 second start-up)
6. 15 selectable scene position modes
7. 2.5-inch LCD

The FinePix F20 will be available in August 2006 at a retail cost of $299.95.

About Fujifilm
Fuji Photo Film U.S.A., Inc. is a subsidiary of Fuji Photo Film Co., Ltd. and delivers technology solutions to meet the imaging and information needs of retailers, consumers, professionals and business customers. As a global leader in digital imaging, Fujifilm pioneered the development of digital medical systems, and today is the leader in digital minilab systems. The company was ranked number 15 for U.S. patents granted during 2004, employs more than 75,000 people worldwide and in the year ending March 31, 2006, had global revenues of more than $22.8 billion.

In the United States, Fujifilm is a leader in delivering high quality, easy-to-use imaging and information solutions in the following categories: Digital Imaging Systems, Film and Imaging Systems, Recording/Storage Media, Motion Picture Film, Graphic Arts and Printing Systems and Medical Imaging and Diagnostics Systems. Fujifilm is an environmentally friendly, humane enterprise and an exemplary corporate citizen.

For more information on Fujifilm products, consumers can call 800-800-FUJI or access the Fujifilm USA Web site at www.fujifilmusa.com.

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FinePix F20 Digital Camera – Specifications*

CCD Sensor 1/1.7-inch Super CCD HR
Number of Effective Pixels 6.3 Million Pixels
Number of Recorded Pixels

Still image: 2,848 x 2,136 / 3,024 x 2,016 (3:2 format) /2,048 x 1,536 / 1,600 x 1,200 / 640 x 480 pixels

Movie: 640 x 480 pixels (30 frames/sec.), 320 x 240 pixels (30 frames/sec.)

File Formats

Still image: JPEG (Exif Ver. 2.2), Movie: AVI (Motion JPEG), (Design rule for Camera File system compliant/ DPOF-compatible)

Storage Media Internal memory (approx. 10MB)/ xD-Picture Card (16MB - 1GB)

Recording capacity with 256MB xD Picture Card (not included)

 

Still image:
• 6MP (F) 85
• 6MP (N) 169
• 3:2 169
• 3MP 325
• 2MP 409
• 0.3MP 1,997

Movie:
• 640x480 Approx. 223 sec.
• 320x240 Approx. 7.3 min
Lens Fujinon 3.0x optical zoom lens, F2.8 - F5.0
Lens Focal Length (Rated)/ (35mm Equiv.)

8.0 - 24.0mm (36-108mm on a 35mm camera)

Aperture Range Wide-angle: F2.8 - F8, 10 steps in 1/3 EV increments
Telephoto: F5.0-F8, 10 steps in 1/3 EV increments
Optical Zoom 3.0x
Digital Zoom 6.2x
Focus - Auto / Manual / Macro Auto Focus (Single, Continuous)
(Center, Multi)
AF assist illuminator available
Focusing Range  

Normal

Approx. 2.0 ft. to infinity

Macro - Close-up

Wide Angle: Approx. 2.0 in. to 2.6 ft.
Telephoto: Approx. 1.0 ft. to 2.6 ft.

Focusing

AF System: TTL contrast type
AF Mode: Single, Continuous
AF Area: Center, Multi

Exposure Control 256-zones TTL metering (Multi/Spot/Average
Exposure Mode Programmed AE (AUTO/SP), Shutter Priority AE, Aperture Priority AE
Color Control Modes B&W, Chrome, Standard
Sensitivity Auto / Equivalent to 100/200/400/800/1600 (Up to ISO2000 in Anti-blur/Natural Light mode)
Shutter Speed 4 sec. to 1/2000 sec. (depends on shooting mode)
White Balance Automatic scene recognition, Preset (Fine, Shade, Fluorescent light (Daylight), Fluorescent light (Warm White), Fluorescent light (Cool White), Incandescent light, Custom
Flash Auto Flash

Flash Mode

Auto, Red-eye Reduction, Force Flash, Suppressed Flash, Slow Synchro, Red-eye Reduction + Slow Synchro

Effective Range (ISO Auto)

2.0 - 21.3 ft. (Wide), 2.0 - 11.5 ft. (Tele), 1.0 ft. - 2.6 ft. (Macro)

LCD Monitor

2.5 in., Aspect Ratio: 4:3 Amorphous silicon TFT, Approx. 153,000 pixels, Coverage approx. 100%

Self-timer

Approx. 10 sec./2 sec. delay

Power Supply NP-70 Rechargeable Battery, AC Power Adapter AC-5VW (included)
Dimensions 3.7(W) × 2.2(H) × 1.1(D) in.
Weight Approx. 5.3 oz.(excluding battery and xD-Picture Card)
Shooting Modes  
Normal
Auto, Picture Stabilization, Preprogrammed Scene Position (SP), Macro, Movie, Burst/Continuous
SP
Natural Light/Natural Light & with Flash/
Position: Portrait/Landscape/Sport/Night/Fireworks/Sunset/Snow/Beach/Museum/Party/Flower Close-Up/Text
Continuous
1. Top-3 (max. 2.2 frames/sec., up to 3 frames)
2. Final-3 (max. 2.2 frames/sec., up to 3 frames)
3. Long-period (max. 0.7 frames/sec., up to memory card size)
Movie Recording 640 x 480 pixels (30 frames/sec.)
320 x 240 pixels (30 frames/sec.)
With Monaural sound, AVI format (Motion JPEG)
Playback Functions Single frame, 9 Multi-Frame, Sort by Date, Image Rotate, Post shot Assist window (3 frames), Voice Memo, Trimming, Automatic Playback
Memory Type Internal memory (approx. 10MB)
xD-Picture Card (16MB-1GB)
Optional Accessories

xD-Picture Card: 16MB, 32MB, 64MB, 128MB, 256MB, 512MB, 1GB
AC Power Adapter AC-5VX
Battery Charger BC-70
Soft Case SC-FXF30

Accessories Included

Li-ion battery NP-70
AC Power Adapter AC-5VC
Hand Strap
USB cable
A/V cable
CD-ROM with:

  • FinePix Viewer
  • ImageMixer VCD2 LE for FinePix

Owner's Manual

* Specifications subject to change without notice.


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