The new models, the first in Fuji’s A-Series, sport streamlined functions and features and sport Fujifilm’s Advanced Color Technology and high-resolution, megapixel CCDs, according to Matt Knickerbocker, Fuji VP of Marketing, Consumer Markets Division. Internet-ready FinePixViewer software is designed to make it easy to capture and download photos via USB connectivity. The company’s drivers are designed for MacOS 8.6 to 9.x. No word on when Mac OS X versions will be available.
The FinePix A101 will be available later this month for US$179. The FinePix A201 and FinePix 2600 Zoom, priced at $249 and $299, respectively, will be available in September.