Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro vs Nikon Z7 II

This is a full comparison between the cameras Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro and Nikon Z7 II. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.

Manufacturing

Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro is manufacturered by Fujifilm but Nikon Z7 II is from Nikon. Both Fujifilm and Nikon are well known brands though.

Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro were released 2000 and Nikon Z7 II was released 2020. That is a 20 years difference. In tech, this period can be of interest since technology is always improving, etc.

Camera Released
Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro 2000
Nikon Z7 II 2020

Type of camera

Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro is a DSLR camera while Nikon Z7 II is a Mirrorless camera. More information about their differences will come soon.

Sensors / crop factor

These cameras have different sensors. Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro has a "Fujifilm APS-C"-sensor while Nikon Z7 II has a "Nikon FX"-sensor, and their difference in sensors will also affect the crop factor and experience focal length. See the table below.

Camera Focal length, 50mm f/1.8 **
Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro 75 mm
Fujifilm sensor
Crop factor/focal length multiplier by * 1.5
Nikon Z7 II 50 mm
Full-frame sensor
No crop factor/focal length multiplier

** Experienced focal length when using a lens such as a common "50mm f/1.8"

Learn more about crop factor and focal length multiplier here:

Resolution

Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro has a 3 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Nikon Z7 II has 46 MP. If we break down this in more detail this is the data behind the numbers:

Camera Megapixels
Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro 3 MP
6128640 pixels
3040 x 2016
Nikon Z7 II 46 MP
45441024 pixels
8256 x 5504

Nikon Z7 II has a 641 % larger resolution than Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro. This could give you more details in the picture but also a possibility to crop more in the pictures, afterward while editing the pictures, if needed that is.

ISO range

Nikon Z7 II has a larger ISO-range than Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro. Nikon Z7 II has an ISO range that stretches from 64 to 25600 while Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro has 320 to 1600.

Camera ISO Range
Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro 320-1600
Nikon Z7 II 64-25600

Autofocus and lens compatibility

Both of these cameras have a built-in autofocus motor. Some lenses, that support autofocus, do not have an autofocus motor of their own but this won't cause any problems with these two cameras.

Here is a complete overview of which lenses work with each camera:
Lens compatibility chart for Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro
Lens compatibility chart for Nikon Z7 II

Pictures per second

Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definitely be of interest. Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro can shoot up to 1,5 pictures per seconds and Nikon Z7 II can shoot up to 10 pictures per seconds.

Camera FPS (Frames per second)
Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro 1,5
Nikon Z7 II 10

Ability to record movies

It is becoming more and more popular to record movies with digital cameras.

It is only one of these two cameras that support recording movies and movie clips and that is Nikon Z7 II. Sadly, the Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro does not support this.

Weight

The weight of the camera can be an extremely important factor, especially if the camera is about to be used, or carried around, for several hours at a time.

Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro weighs 820 gr (equal to 1.81 lb) which is 16% heavier than Nikon Z7 II and its 705 gr (or 1.55 lb).

Camera Weight
Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro 820 gr
1.81 lb
Nikon Z7 II 705 gr
1.55 lb

Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro vs Nikon Z7 II Specs

Below you will find the complete and detailed technical specs for both Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro and Nikon Z7 II, next to each other. Each category of data is a link to an article covering the subject, giving you a deeper understanding so you can better understand the strengths and weaknesses of the two camera models.

Product
Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro
Nikon Z7 II
Name Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro Nikon Z7 II
Manufacturer Fujifilm Nikon
Release Date and Price
Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro
Nikon Z7 II
Release Year 2000 2020
Release Date 2000-01-31 2020-10-14
MSRP N/A 2999 USD
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Camera Type
Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro
Nikon Z7 II
Camera Type DSLR Mirrorless
Sensor
Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro
Nikon Z7 II
Sensor Size APS-C (approx 23.5 x 15.6 mm) Full Frame (approx 36 x 23.9 mm)
Also known as "FX"
Sensor Type CCD CMOS
Resolution 3040 x 2016 pixels 8256 x 5504 pixels
Megapixels 3 MP 46 MP
Image Processor DUAL EXPEED 6
Image
Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro
Nikon Z7 II
ISO Range 320 - 1600 64 - 25600
White Balance Presets 7 12
Custom White Balance Yes Yes
Image Stabilization No Yes
(Sensor Shift (5 axis))
Image Stabilization CIPA Rating 0 stops 5 stops
Uncompressed format TIFF RAW
Optics & Focus
Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro
Nikon Z7 II
Autofocus Motor Yes Yes
Autofocus Phase Detect
Multi Area
Selective Single Point
Single
Continuous
Contract Detect (sensor)
Phase Detect
Multi Area
Center
Selective Single Point
Tracking
Single
Continuous
Touch
Face Detection
LiveView
Focus Points N/A 493
Lens Mount Nikon F

See Compatible Lenses
Nikon Z

See Compatible Lenses
Focal Length Multiplier APS-C Sensor (1.5x)
1.5x multiplier
Example:
24 mm becomes 36 mm
50 mm becomes 75 mm
100 mm becomes 150 mm
200 mm becomes 300 mm
FX (Full frame)
No multiplier
Example:
24 mm remains 24 mm
50 mm remains 50 mm
100 mm remains 100 mm
200 mm remains 200 mm
Screen & Viewfinder
Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro
Nikon Z7 II
Articulated LCD N/A Tilting
Screen size 2 3.2
Screen dots 200000 2100000
Touch screen No Yes
Screen type N/A TFT LCD
Live view No Yes
Viewfinder Type Optical (pentaprism) Electronic
Viewfinder Coverage 90% 100%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.8x
Viewfinder Resolution N/A 3690000
Photography features
Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro
Nikon Z7 II
Frames per second 1,5 fps 10 fps
Minimum Shutter Speed 30 seconds 900 seconds
Maximum Shutter Speed 1/2000 seconds 1/8000 seconds
Built-in Flash Yes No
Built-in Flash Range 15 meters N/A
External Flash Yes Yes
Self-Timer Yes Yes
Time-lapse Yes Yes
Metering modes Multi
Center Weighted
Highlight Weighted
Spot
Exposure Compensation +/- 3 (at 1/3 EV steps) +/- 5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
Videography features
Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro
Nikon Z7 II
Video recording No Yes
Video format N/A MPEG4
H.264
Video resolution N/A 1920 x 1080
3840 x 2160
Built-in Microphone No Yes
Built-in Speakers No Yes
Storage
Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro
Nikon Z7 II
Memory Card Compact Flash
Compact Flash Express
SD/SDHC
XQD
Connectivity
Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro
Nikon Z7 II
HDMI Output No Yes
Microphone Port No Yes
Headphone Port No Yes
Wireless No Yes
Built-in (802.11ac + Bluetooth)
Remote Control Optional Yes (via MC-DC2 or smartphone)
GPS No No
Body & Dimensions
Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro
Nikon Z7 II
Enviromentally sealed No Yes
Battery AA Battery Pack
Battery Details AA (4) batteries (NiMH recommended) + 2 x CR123A lithium
EN-EL15c lithium-ion battery & charger
Battery Life (CIPA) N/A 420 shots
Width 148 mm 134 mm
Height 125 mm 101 mm
Depth 80 mm 70 mm
Weight 820 gram 705 gram