This review is devoted to X100F that Fujifilm has first introduced to the public in Jan 18, 2017. This model is a Large Sensor Compact camera with a resolution of 24.0 MP and a APS-C (23.6 x 15.6 mm) sized CMOS X-TRANS III sensor.
This is an upgraded model that Fujifilm released to replace their older product
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Fujifilm X100F vs. X100T
In Large Sensor Compact cameras (Top 10 Compact Cameras) this model has taken rank #64 out of 472. Its Overall Score has reached 46/100 and it takes a rank of #235 out of 1174 in all Cameras.
Now let's delve into more details of our Fujifilm X100F review by assessing its features and specs, as well as checking what pros and cons it has compared to other average products in this category.
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In this part of our review, we are going to take a closer look at the technical specs and features presented in Fujifilm X100F. In addition, we are going to define the main pros and cons of this model and, based on this info, compare it to other average Large Sensor Compact cameras.
Fujifilm X100F has the following external dimensions 127 x 127 x 52 mm (50 x 29.53 x 20.47″) with the weight of 469 g.
The typical weight for average Large Sensor Compact type cameras is 393g. If we compare the average indicator to the weight of Fujifilm X100F, we can conclude that this model is heavier than many other similar products.
Talking about the camera’s thickness, it is worth saying that Fujifilm X100F is thinner than other average cameras from this class. Its thickness is 52mm.
Look at the pictures below to see the front and top view of Fujifilm X100F with the indication of this model’s dimensions:
If you want to have a better idea of how big the Fujifilm X100F is, look at the pictures below to see how big it is compared to a credit card and a AA type battery.
Finally, let's check how different are the weight and thickness of the Fujifilm X100F compared to other models from this class of cameras presented by the brand’s competitors:
Unfortunately, Fujifilm X100F comes without a waterproof feature, so if you want it to serve well and last longer, you will have to use it very carefully and avoid water.
Unfortunately, Fujifilm X100F comes without a dustproof feature, so if you want it to serve well and last longer, you will have to use it very carefully and protect your camera from external threats such as dust.
Fujifilm X100F comes with X-Processor Pro processor. This model also boasts of a resolution of 24.0 MP and is equipped with a APS-C (23.6 x 15.6 mm) sized CMOS X-TRANS III sensor.
The base of Fujifilm X100F has the following ISO range 200 - 12800 and it also comes with a possibility of extending this indicator to 100 - 51200.
Also, this model comes with the support of the RAW file. This gives you more opportunities in terms of further processing of your files as you can pick to save them in a RAW format.
In a huge database of models that we have collected, Fujifilm X100F features a 24.0 MP sensor. In the Large Sensor Compact class, there is a high-resolution camera.
Now let’s check how we can compare the size of APS-C sensor featured in Fujifilm X100F with other standard sensor sizes.
Fujifilm X100F is equipped with a Fixed Type 3" LCD screen. The resolution of this model’s screen reaches 1,040k dots.
In addition, this model comes with a built-in Electronic and Optical (tunnel) ViewFinder.
Some of the other highlights of Fujifilm X100F are its 8.0 fps max speed and 1/4000 sec max shutter speed, which allow you to shoot continuously.
X100F features both an embedded flash and a flash shoe, which means that you can use both built-in and external flashes depending on your needs.
One more highlight that makes Fujifilm X100F stand out is the fact that it features two smart AutoFocusing systems. One of these systems is called Phase Detection and the other one is Contrast Detection. Both features stand for higher accuracy and focus speed in different situations. With the smart AutoFocus system presented in this model, photographers can choose from 325 points.
In addition, X100F has a Face detection AF feature that quickly finds the faces that appear within the frame range and locks the focus on them automatically.
As for the video quality characteristics of Fujifilm X100F, it gives you a possibility to shoot videos at the highest resolution of 1920 x 1080 You also have enough flexibility in terms of how you can save your files. Namely, Fujifilm X100F allows you to save files in H.264 formats.
Fujifilm X100F provides full HD resolution, which means that this model shows decent performance in most situations.
X100F comes with an embedded built-in microphone and Mono speaker.
In addition, Fujifilm X100F is equipped with a special port that you can use to connect an external microphone for recording high-quality sound with its help.
One more advantage of Fujifilm X100F is its embedded wireless (Wi-Fi) connectivity. This feature makes it possible to share files with suitable devices without the necessity to connect them physically.
In addition, X100F is equipped with its USB 2.0 or HDMI ports that make it possible to connect X100F with suitable external devices.
In concordance with generally accepted CIPA standards, the battery featured in Fujifilm X100F provides a shooting life of 390, while the average battery life of cameras in this class is 301 shots.
Compared to all models in the Large Sensor Compact category, Fujifilm X100F offers the highest battery life that reaches 390 shots.
In this part of our review, we are going to focus on Fujifilm X100F’s performance in various fields of photography. Each sub-section stands for a specific photography area. In every part, we will review Fujifilm X100F’s name performance and give it an overall score. This first spider web graph indicates how we can compare the X100F to the average Compact camera.
Hover your mouse over the points to see the score details for each photography type.
After carefully reviewing how well Fujifilm X100F performs Portrait Photography, we gave it a score of 88. Compared to scores of other cameras from the same class, Fujifilm X100F can be called a Great model for this type of photography.
If the score of this model doesn’t impress you and you are still looking for a model that is better suited for Portrait Photography, we recommend you to check out our Top 10 Cameras for Portrait Photography.
After carefully reviewing how well Fujifilm X100F performs Street Photography, we gave it a score of 80. Compared to scores of other cameras from the same class, Fujifilm X100F can be called a Great model for this type of photography.
After carefully reviewing how well Fujifilm X100F performs Sports Photography, we gave it a score of 93. Compared to scores of other cameras from the same class, Fujifilm X100F can be called a 93 model for this type of photography.
After carefully reviewing how well Fujifilm X100F performs Daily Photography, we gave it a score of 52. Compared to scores of other cameras from the same class, Fujifilm X100F can be called a Strong model for this type of photography.
After carefully reviewing how well Fujifilm X100F performs Landscape Photography, we gave it a score of 81. Compared to scores of other cameras from the same class, Fujifilm X100F can be called a 81 model for this type of photography.
If the score of this model doesn’t impress you and you are still looking for a model that is better suited for Landscape Photography, we recommend you to check out our Top 10 Cameras for Landscape Photography.
|Announced||Jan 18, 2017|
|Body Type||Large sensor compact|
|Lens Mount||Fixed lens|
|Number of Lenses||n/a|
|Focal Length Multiplier||n/a|
|Macro Focus Range|
|Screen Type||Fixed Type|
|Screen Resolution||1,040k dots|
|ViewFinder||Electronic and Optical (tunnel)|
|ViewFinder Resolution||2,360k dots|
|Min Shutter Speed||4 s|
|Max Shutter Speed||1/4000 s|
|Continuous Shooting||8.0 fps|
|Manual Exposure Mode|
|Custom White Balance|
|Flash Modes||Auto, forced, suppressed, slow synchro, commander|
|Sensor Type||CMOS X-TRANS III|
|Sensor Dimensions||23.6 x 15.6 mm|
|Sensor Area||368.16 mm2|
|Sensor Resolution||24.0 MP|
|Max Image Resolution||6000 x 4000|
|Max Native ISO||12,800|
|Max Boosted ISO||51,200|
|Min Native ISO||200|
|AF Multi Area|
|AF Live View|
|AF Face Detection|
|AF Contrast Detection|
|AF Phase Detection|
|Number of Focus Points||325|
|Number of Cross Focus Points||n/a|
|Video Resolutions||1920 x 1080 (60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, 24p)|
|Max Video Resolution||1920 x 1080|
|Physical Dimensions||127 x 75 x 52 mm|
|Battery Life||390 shots|
|Battery Type||390 shots|