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Fujifilm X-T100 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.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.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-T100 Assessment

The Fujifilm X-T100 is an intermediate mirrorless digital camera that packs high image-quality with a very rich feature set and efficient controls.

The 24 MP APS-C CMOS sensor in the X-T100 offers builtin Phase-Detect AF uses a traditional Bayer CFA and Anti-Alias filter stack to deliver a low price-point compared to other X-T series models. This sensor produces high-quality images with very low noise, good dynamic-range and colors, although white-balance is not perfect in low-light. There is a tendency to overexpose more than previous models which is compounded by an EVF which is unfortunately not Exposure-Priority. It is bright and moderately large while providing 100% coverage and an essential Eye-Start Sensor though.

Speed has been cut-down from its higher-end sibling which is a compromise for a relatively low-cost mirrorless. It may frustrate users just as much as motivating them to upgrade later one, particularly when it comes to autofocus. Video performance is also limited enough to turn away vloggers from this particular model.

One area where Fujifilm managed to exceed expectations with the X-T100 is its ergonomics. The triple control-dials and traditional mode-dial makes using this camera a breeze. They even packed a high number of advanced features including Time-Lapse Video, an Interval Timer, Multiple-Exposure, HDR, Extensive Bracketing modes, Focus Stacking and Bulb exposures of up to an hour.

The Fujifilm X-T100 fits nicely into the X-mount mirrorless lineup, offering a new worthy compromise for budget-conscious buyers.

PROS CONS
Extremely low image noise until ISO 1600 Tendency to over-expose
Good dynamic-range Strong noise-reduction
Nicely saturated colors Slow autofocus
Minimal shutter-lag Poor Auto WB
Generally responsive Not Exposure-Priority
Excellent ergonomics 2s Video capture delay
High number of external controls Below average shot-to-shot speeds
Good battery-life
GoodGood Good

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Related Information

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By Neocamera on 2018-08-20

Fujifilm X-T100 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
0.39" Built-in EVF 2.4 Megapixels (0.62X)Full manual controls, including Manual Focus
Automatic Eye-Start sensorCustom white-balance with 2 axis fine-tuning
1 Axis Digital LevelSpot-Metering
Built-in Dust ReductionHot-Shoe
6 FPS Drive, 24 ImagesStereo audio input
3840x2160 @ 15 FPS Video RecordingLithium-Ion Battery
3" LCD 1 MegapixelsSecure Digital Extended Capacity
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