PC Watch report on the top selling digital cameras in Japan for the period of February 22nd to March 7th 1999. And as we expected the first 2 Megapixel camera the Fuji MX-2700 storms into the rankings straight into the number 2 position.

The sales charts for February 22nd to March 7th 1999 are:

Order Model

On Sale Since
(in Japan)

Price (YEN) Price (US$)
1 Click for specifications
Olympus D400Z
November 98 ¥ 89,800 US$ 746
2 Click for specifications
Fuji MX-2700
March 99 ¥ 94,800 US$ 787
3 Click for specifications
Olympus D340-L
February 99 - -
4

Click for specifications
Sanyo V100

February 99 ¥ 68,000 US$ 565
5 Click for specifications
Fuji MX-700
March 98 ¥ 99,800 US$ 829
6


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Fuji MX-500

July 98 ¥ 74,800 US$ 622
7 Click for specifications
Fuji MX-600Z
November 98 ¥ 94,800 US$ 788
8 Click for specifications
Ricoh RDC-4300
November 98 ¥ 84,800 US$ 705
9 Click for specifications
Canon A5 Zoom
October 98 ¥ 84,800 US$ 705
10 Click for specifications
Sony Mavica FD81
October 98 ¥ 99,800 US$ 829

Looks like Fuji have the top of the Japanese digital camera market all wrapped up.