Kodak PIXPRO FZ43 Review

The KODAK PIXPRO FZ43 Digital Camera, available in black, is a point-and-shoot digital camera that features a 16.15-megapixel 1/2.3-inch sensor “CCD sensor that is capable of producing high-resolution photographs and HD 720p/30 video along with a sensitivity range of ISO 80-1600 to accommodate working in a variety of environments.

The lens has a focal length range of 27-108mm, making it capable of covering wide-angle to short-telephoto viewpoints despite its tiny size. Additionally, the lens has a 4x optical zoom capability, making it highly adaptable.

This reach is improved by digital image stabilization, which reduces the appearance of camera shakes even in challenging lighting situations. Additionally, an internal flash may provide extra illumination in environments with low available light levels. In addition to its streamlined form, the camera features a 2.7 “LCD panel with 230k dots for evaluating and producing images; two AA batteries serve as the portable power supply.

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  • A 16.15MP 1/2.3 “In addition to producing high-resolution stills and HD video at a frame rate of 720p/30, the CCD sensor has a sensitivity range of ISO 80-1600, making it suitable for use in a wide range of lighting environments.
  • A 4x optical zoom lens gives a 27-108mm equivalent focal length range, and a 6x digital zoom is also available to increase the effective reach of the camera further. This range covers views ranging from wide-angle to short telephoto.
  • When shooting handheld in challenging lighting situations or with longer lens lengths, the appearance of camera wobble can be minimized with the use of digital image stabilization, which is available.
  • The streamlined body of the camera is equipped with a rear 2.7 “LCD panel with 230k dots for creating and evaluating imagery and navigating the menu system.
  • The power supply is comprised of two AA batteries in total.
  • You can use a single or multi-9-point focusing mode when taking portraits. A Face Detection AF mode is also available, prioritizing the subjects’ faces.
  • The Face Detection, Blink Detection, and Smile Detection features may all be used to help ensure that portraits are appropriately exposed, focused, and timed.
  • You can pan around the area while the camera is recording it to get a seamless panoramic picture with the 180° Panorama Capture option.
  • The built-in flash offers supplemental illumination for improved visibility when operating in low-light circumstances.

Kodak PIXPRO FZ43 Specs

Sensor ResolutionActual: 16.44 Megapixel
Effective: 16.15 Megapixel (4608 x 3456)


Focal Length4.9 to 19.6mm (35mm Equivalent Focal Length: 27 to 108mm)
Optical Zoom4x
Digital Zoom6x Maximum (24x Combined Zoom)
Maximum Aperturef/2.7 to 6.6
Focus RangeNormal
1.97′ to Infinity / 60 cm to Infinity (Wide)
3.28′ to Infinity / 1 m to Infinity (Telephoto)
1.97″ to Infinity / 5 cm to Infinity (Wide)
Optical Design7 Elements in 7 Groups

Exposure Control

Shutter Speed1/2000 to 4 Seconds
Exposure ModesAuto
Exposure Compensation-2 to +2 EV (1/3 EV Steps)
Special OptionsBeach, Fireworks, Fish-Eye Effect, Landscape, Night Landscape, Night Portrait, Panorama, Party/Indoor, Portrait, Snow, Sports, Sunset
Aspect Ratio3:2, 4:3, 16:9
Image File FormatJPEG
Broadcast OutputNTSC


Media/Memory Card SlotSingle Slot: SD/SDHC
Internal Memory8 MB


Resolution230,000 Dot
Display TypeFixed LCD


Built-In FlashYes
External Flash ConnectionNone


Battery Type2 x AA

Packaging Info

Package Weight0.64 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)5.9 x 5.75 x 2.35″

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