The FinePix XP130 (Episode #1)

As an owner of several brands and models of cameras, I always enjoy testing them.

I was gifted a compact camera recently after my wife managed to lose her compact mini Canon camera – and have since been gobsmacked at what I actually got: A FinePix XP130 camera.

It’s said to be waterproof up to 20m, shockproof up to 1.75m, and allegedly both freezeproof and dustproof. I aim to test its water resistance within the next few days, but would prefer NOT to do either an impact nor frozen test. Maybe they simply mean it can be thrown out the window of a car at high speed OR carried into the snowy mountains. Though testing it from inside a car whilst snowing happens around it would be fun.

Here are the technical specifications provided, of which any one of them is impressive alone!

  • 16.4MP BSI CMOS Sensor –…

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