LCD and Viewfinder
Fujifilm F500 EXR has a Fixed Type 3″ LCD screen with a resolution of 460k dots. Both the screen size and the screen resolution is up to the standards of this class.
F500 EXR doesn't have a viewfinder and no option for external viewfinder. Lack of a viewfinder can be problematic especially under strong light where visibility of LCD screens goes down dramatically. If you need a Compact camera with a built-in viewfinder in a similar price range, consider Nikon Coolpix P7800 (Compare) or Fujifilm X30 (Compare). If the price is not an issue, take a look at our Top Rated Cameras with Viewfinders.
Max Shutter speed
Fujifilm F500 EXR can shoot continuously at max speed of 3 fps and has max shutter speed of 1/2000 sec.
Unfortunately F500 EXR doesn't have an external flash shoe so you are limited with the built-in flash.
Fujifilm F500 EXR features a Contrast Detection autofocusing system.
With Fujifilm F500 EXR, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 1920 x 1080 at 30 fps and save in and MPEG-4 formats. Full HD resolution of Fujifilm F500 EXR will be adequate in most of the situations. But if you are after the highest resolution videos available, see our list of Top Cameras with 4K (Ultra-HD) Video.
F500 EXR also a high speed mode where it captures videos at 320 fps for ultra slow motion videos. F500 EXR has a built-in Stereo microphone and a None speaker.
Fujifilm F500 EXR doesn't have any connections for external microphones and headphones. If you need a Compact camera with external microphone connectivity, consider Nikon Coolpix P7800 or Fujifilm X30 in a similar price range.
Connectivity and Storage
You can connect F500 EXR to compatible devices via its HDMI port or USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Fujifilm F500 EXR Features Compared to Main Competitors