Fujifilm announces 11 megazooms, plus rugged and budget compacts (CES 2012)

Summary:Fujifilm announces 19 cameras ranging from high-end megazooms to GPS-enabled waterproof compact cameras.

Fujifilm has started the CES ball rolling by announcing a slew of new cameras -- 19 in all -- even more than last year's 16-camera extravaganza. Over half of the newly announced digicams are megazoom models (including the Fujifilm FinePix X-S1 I posted about earlier), three are rugged models, and the rest are budget compact cameras of various permutations. Here's a list with pricing and availability, and links to more info:

Fujifilm FinePix X-S1 - High-end 26x megazoom ($799.95, shipping January)

Fujifilm FinePix XP150 - Waterproof (to 33 feet) rugged camera with GPS ($279.95, March)
Fujifilm FinePix XP100 - Waterproof (to 33 feet) rugged camera, no GPS ($249.95, March)
Fujifilm FinePix XP50 - Waterproof (to 16.5 feet) rugged camera ($199.95, March)
Fujifilm FinePix JX580 - 16-megapixel, 5x zoom budget compact ($119.95, February)
Fujifilm FinePix JX500 - 14-megapixel, 5x zoom  ($99.95, February)
Fujifilm FinePix AX550 - 16-megapixel, 5x zoom ($89.95, March)
Fujifilm FinePix T400 - 16-megapixel, 10x entry-level compact megazoom ($179.95, March)
Fujifilm FinePix T350 - 14-megapixel, 10x entry-level compact megazoom ($159.95, March)
Fujifilm FinePix S4200 - 14-megapixel, 24x entry-level megazoom ($229.95, February)
Fujifilm FinePix S4500 - 14-megapixel, 30x entry-level megazoom ($249.95, February)
Fujifilm FinePix SL300 -14-megapixel, 30x midrange megazoom ($299.95, March)
Fujifilm FinePix HS30EXR - 16-megapixel, 30x EXR CMOS megazoom, with Raw ($499.95, March)
Fujifilm FinePix HS25EXR - 16-megapixel, 30x EXR CMOS megazoom, no Raw ($399.95, March)
Fujifilm FinePix JZ250 - 16-megapixel, 8x zoom, easy-to-use compact ($149.95, March)
Fujifilm FinePix JZ100 - 14-megapixel, 8x zoom, easy-to-use compact ($129.95, March)
Fujifilm FinePix F770EXR - 16-megapixel, 20x EXR CMOS compact megazoom with GPS and Raw ($379.95, March)
Fujifilm FinePix F750EXR - 16-megapixel, 20x EXR CMOS compact megazoom ($349.99, March)
Fujifilm FinePix F660EXR - 16-megapixel, 15x EXR CMOS compact megazoom ($279.95, March)

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