F30 died, any recommendations for a good replacement?

Started Apr 21, 2012 | Discussions thread
Kim Letkeman
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Re: F30 died, any recommendations for a good replacement?
In reply to luvdodo, May 10, 2012

luvdodo wrote:

My Fuji F30 is dead now but was a wonderful companion. The quality and low light support was excellent for the price I paid 4-5 years back.

Any recommendations on what to replace it with. I liked the X10, too expensive for me.

Appreciate any suggestions you may have.

Edit: Oops ... got sucked into responding to a 3 week old thread

If you like the larger sensor, then you probably want to try an F200EXR. They can be had pretty cheap these days and they do a much better job in almost every area than the F30fd ever did.

If you can live with a slight drop on pixel peeping ability, then consider the F70EXR. Long reach and decent output in 5mp M4:3 mode.

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