Fujifilm S5 Pro review

Full specification for Fujifilm S5 Pro

Sensor 23 x 15.5mm Super CCD SR Pro sensor with 6.17 million S pixels and 6.17 million R pixels (12.34mp effective) rec format RAW, JPEG, RAW + JPEG
Output Size JPEG, RAW 4256 x 2848, 3024 x 2016, 2304 x 1536
Focal Length Mag 1.5
Lens Mount Nikon F
File Format RAW, JPEG, RAW + JPEG
Compression -
ISO Auto / Manual 100-3200
Shutter Speeds 30-1/8000sec + Bulb
Drive Mode Single, Continuous (max. 3fps)
Viewfinder Type Fixed-eye level pentaprism, built-in diopter adjustment. Magnification: Approx. x 0.94
Field of View 95%
LCD 2.5in LCD with 230,000 pixels
Live Mode No
Built-in Image Stabilisation No
Dust Reduction Weatherproof seals
Focusing Modes Single Area AF, Dynamic AF, Group Dynamic AF, Dynamic AF with closest subject priority
Exposure Modes PASM (Program, Aperture Priority, Shutter priority, Manual)
Metering System 3D Colour Matrix Metering II, Centreweighted, Spot
Exposure Comp ±3 EV range, in 1/2 EV steps
Colour Space AdobeRGB / sRGB
White Balance Automatic / Incandescent light / Fluorescent lamp (1-5) / Fine / Flash / Shade / Colour temperature / Preset Custom (1-5) Fine tuning can be set.
White Balance Bracket 2 to 9 frames in increments of 1, 2 or 3
Colour Temp Control Kelvin temperature, Fine tunable
DoF Prview Yes
Built-in Flash Built in, GN12m@ISO 100 Hotshoe (iTTL with Nikon SB600 / SB800)
Max Flash Sync -
PC Socket -
Cable Release Remote control
Memory Card CompactFlash Type I/II, Microdrive
Power Li-Ion, Optional AC Adaptor
Connectivity USB 2.0 Hi-Speed
Dimensions 147 x 113 x 74mm
Weight 830g (without battery / card)
Other -
AF Points 11 AF points

Manufacturer website: Fujifilm

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Design 18/20
Image Quality 18/20
Performance 16/20
Value 17/20
Features 19/20
Overall Score 88%