It also features a Panorama Mode for using your AX550 in innovative ways. For convenience, the camera enjoys a 5x optical zoom, 7x digital zoom, and combined 36x zoom. And it conveniently operates on a mere 2 ""AA"" batteries. All of these features combine to make the AX550 Digital Camera easy to use and simple to transport. It really is an ideal modern digital camera for the everyday picture taker looking to walk the tightrope between affordability and high-end camera. It has all the features you absolutely need and none that you don't.
16-megapixel CCD image sensor captures large, high-quality images. HD movie function shoots video at 720p high-definition resolution. A precision Fujinon 5x Optical Zoom Lens brings the action closer, while the 7.2x Digital zoom can be combined for an outstanding 36x total zoom. An integrated, bright and crisp 2.7"" LCD monitor makes shooting and viewing a snap. SR AUTO, which stands for Scene Recognition Auto, can automatically adjust your camera for several different lighting and scene scenarios. Intelligent Flash developed by Fujifilm ensures that your camera will automatically adjust to the right amount of light for each scene you're shooting in, so that you can enjoy beautiful, atmospheric photos. The AX550 even features the convenience of AA battery operation. Fujifilm equipped the AX550 with CCD Shift Image Stabilization, which uses digital technology to shift the image. The AX550 is a simple to use, ideal solution for the everyday picture taker looking for both high-quality components and affordability. Features Panorama mode, which allows you to create sweeping Panoramas from the AX550's video a Resolution 16 Megapixel.Sensor 1/2.3"" CCDFile Formats Still Images: JPEGMovies: AVIAudio: IMA-ADPCM (monaural)Max Resolution 4608 x 3440 @ 4:3Other Resolutions 4608 x 3072 @ 3:24608 x 2592 @ 16:93264 x 2448 @ 4:33072 x 1728 @ 16:92304 x 1728 @ 4:31920 x 1080 @ 16:9Aspect Ratio 3:2, 4:3, 16:9Image Stabilization Digital 1OpticsLens 12 elements in 10 groupsEFL: 5.9-29.5 mm (35mm equivalent: 33-165 mm)Aperture: f/3.3 (W) - 5.9 (T) to f/14.4 2Zoom Optical: 5.0xDigital: 7.2xAdvanced: 36xFocus Range Auto: 1.48' (45 cm) - 2.6' (79.25 cm)InfinityExposure ControlISO Sensitivity Auto, 100-3200Shutter Type: Electronic & MechanicalSpeed: 1/4 - 1/1400 secType: Electronic & MechanicalSpeed: 8.0 - 1/1400 sec in Manual ModeExposure Metering TTL 256-zonesExposure Modes Modes: Programmed AutoCompensation: -2 EV to +2 EV (in 1/3 EV steps)White Balance Modes Auto, Daylight, Fluorescent (Day White), Fluorescent (Natural White), Fluorescent (White), Incandescent, Preset Manual, ShadeBurst Rate Up to 1.1 fps for up to 3 framesSelf Timer 10 Sec, 2 SecRemote Control NoneFlashBuilt-in Flash Yes: Auto, Auto/Red-eye Reduction, Exposure Compensation, Forced On, Red-eye Reduction, Slow Sync, Slow Sync./Red-eye ReductionEffective Flash Range Wide: 1.9 - 13.7' (57.91 - 417.58 cm)Telephoto: 1.9 - 9.1' (57.91 - 277.37 cm)Macro: 0.9 - 2.6' (27.43 - 79.25 cm)MemoryMemory Card Type SDSDHCSDXC 3Still Images per GB JPEG: 235 @ Highest Resolution - 1520 @ Lowest ResolutionRecordingVideo Recording Yes, NTSC/PALVideoVideo Clip Length Up to 2GB or 29 MinAudio Recording With Video, MonoViewfinder/DisplayViewfinder Type LCD DisplayViewfinder Coverage 96%Screen 2.7"" LCD Rear Screen (230000 pixels) 4Connectivity/System RequirementsConnectivity AV Output (out)USB 2.0Software Requirements Windows: XP (SP3), Vista (SP2), 7EnvironmentalOperating/Storage Temperature 32 to 104 °F (0 to 40 °C)Humidity: 10 - 80%PowerBattery 2x AA Batteries