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Fujifilm X-H1 Summary

24 Megapixels24 MegapixelsElectronic View FinderElectronic View FinderHigh ISO: ISO 6400 or more is available at full-resolution.High ISO: ISO 6400 or more is available at full-resolution.Stabilization: Compensates for tiny involuntary movements of the camera.Stabilization: Compensates for tiny involuntary movements of the camera.Level: Measures camera tilt and helps to keep the horizon level.Level: Measures camera tilt and helps to keep the horizon level.Continuous DriveContinuous DriveUltra HD (4K) video: 3840x2160 resolution or more.Ultra HD (4K) video: 3840x2160 resolution or more.Manual Controls: Both fully-manual (M) and semi-automatic modes (T and V).Manual Controls: Both fully-manual (M) and semi-automatic modes (T and V).Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Night Photography: Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds.Night Photography: Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds.Hotshoe: Allows external flash units to be attached.Hotshoe: Allows external flash units to be attached.Spot MeteringSpot MeteringDepth-Of-Field Preview: Improve perception of DOF before shooting.Depth-Of-Field Preview: Improve perception of DOF before shooting.Weatherproof - Seals protect from dust, humidity and light splashing.Weatherproof - Seals protect from dust, humidity and light splashing.Accepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.Accepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.Neocamera detailed reviewNeocamera detailed review

Fujifilm X-H1 Assessment

The Fujifilm X-H1 pairs a 24 megapixels X-Trans CMOS III sensor with a revised X-Processor Pro. It produces high-quality images with excellent image-noise, sharpness, wide dynamic-range and white-balance. Metering is exceptional, in part due to such a wide dynamic-range, while detail and color rendition are really good.

This 1.5X APS-C sensor features a hybrid 325-Point Phase-Detect and Contrast-Detect AF system with improved sensitivity. This lets the X-H1 focus very quickly in good light but really slows down in low-light and occasionally misses focus. The Continuous AF system is top-notch though in its ability to track subjects even using the high-speed drive of the X-H1.

Fujifilm revamped the body into a more substantial camera. This makes plenty of features very accessible yet has its share or quirks and is prone to accidental changes. The new shutter-release makes the camera a little too trigger-happy.

This mirrorless digital camera truly packs an impressive feature set. While offering nearly every photographic feature, it truly stands out for its complete video functionality. The X-H1 can really do just about anything and the added 5-axis stabilization system makes it highly-capable in low-light.

PROS CONS
Very low image noise up to ISO 3200 Occasional autofocus misses
Wide dynamic-range Limited stabilization
Reliable metering Not Exposure-Priority
Natural rendition of image colors Incorrect histogram in Live-View
Excellent automatic white-balance Complicated Shutter-Speed control
Instant shutter-lag with virtually no blackout Stacked dials move too easily
Fluid ultra-sharp EVF Slow shot-to-shot speed
Continuous AF at 14 FPS Very short battery-life
Plenty of direct controls Quite bulky
Instant video response Pricey
Excellent build quality Soft aperture detentsWith all current XF-mount lenses
GoodGood Good

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Fujifilm X-H1 Highlights


Mirrorless digital camera

Sensor-Size: 24 x 16mm

APS-C Sensor

Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI

24 Megapixels MirrorlessISO 100-51200
Fujifilm X Mount
1.5X FLM
Shutter 1/32000-30s
5-Axis Built-in Stabilization, 5.5-Stop ImprovementFull manual controls, including Manual Focus
0.50" Built-in EVF 3.7 Megapixels (0.75X)Custom white-balance with 2 axis fine-tuning
Automatic Eye-Start sensorSpot-Metering
2 Axis Digital LevelHot-Shoe & Sync-Port
Weatherproof down to -10CStereo audio input
Built-in Dust ReductionLithium-Ion Battery
14 FPS Drive, 40 ImagesSecure Digital Extended Capacity x 2
4096x2160 @ 24 FPS Video Recording
3" LCD 1 Megapixels
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