Fujifilm Japan has today announced the WP-FX700 waterproof case for the new FinePix F700. The WP-FX700 allows you to use the FinePix F700 underwater to a depth of 40 m (131 ft). The case itself weighs just 313 g (11 oz) or 503 g (17.7 oz) including the camera. Accessories for the WP-FX700 include a macro flash adapter and balance weight which will provide neutral buoyancy. It is expected to go on sale in Japan in the third week of September with a recommended retail price of 25,000 YEN (approx. US$ 200).

Fujifilm WP-FX700 Waterproof Case

Product name WP-FX700 Waterproof case
For digital camera Fujifilm FinePix F700
Maximum depth 40 m (131 ft)
Waterpoof mechanism O ring and rotary opening / closing knob
Materials • Main body: Transparent polycabonate
• Lens: FL reinforced glass
• Other: ABS and silicon rubber, NBR rubber, stainless steel
Size 143 x 93 x 92 mm
Weight (no camera) 313 g (11 oz)
Included accessories Hand strap, special grease, silica gel, plectrum for O-ring, optical sensor pad (3 pieces), user manual
Optional accessories Silica gel, O-ring set, silicon grease, maintenance kit, balance weight, macro flash adapter
Sale date (Japan) September 14th 2003
Recommended price 25,000 YEN (approx. US$ 200)