Fujifilm has announced three new budget cameras (amid a total of 19 in its Spring 2012 lineup) just prior to CES 2012. The value series refresh features the JX580, JX500 and AX550, which are priced at $119.95, $99.95 and $89.95, respectively.
Just a quick hit on the specs now…
Both JX models offer rechargeable Li-ion batteries, while the AX550 is powered by AA batteries. All three models offer a 5x zoom (26-130mm equivalent) lens and 720p HD video capture. The JX580 and AX550 have a 16MP CCD sensor, while the JX500 has a 14MP sensor.
The JX580 should be available in February for $119.95. Check availability on Amazon.com.
The JX500 should be available in February for $99.95. Check availability on Amazon.com.
The AX500 should be available in March for $89.95. Check availability on Amazon.com.
More details in the press release below. [Read more…]