FujiFilm FinePix Z300 with 3-inch touchscreen control

FujiFilm have announced their latest compact camera, the FinePix Z300, a 10-megapixel point-and-shoot with a 5.7x optical zoom and 3-inch touchscreen preview screen.  Capable of recording VGA quality video at 30fps, the FinePix Z300 measures 92 x 56.5 x 18.5 mm and weighs 150g.

There's also touch-focus control, automatic scene selection and face detection for up to 10 individual faces; the Z300 can even recognize faces when they're in profile, oblique and upside-down.  Onboard storage is 31MB, augmented by an SD/SDHC card slot.

The FujiFilm FinePix Z300 also supports PictBridge photo printing and you can organize, browse and re-order images directly on the camera's touchscreen.  It'll go on sale in Japan on June 20th, no word on pricing as yet.

[via Akihabara]