As well as being compared against other mirrorless, the Fujifilm X-T2 is also often compared to boutiques, pro DSLRs and entry-level DSLRs. The Fujifilm X-T2's top rivals come from Fujifilm (such as the X-T100 and the X-H1) and Sony (such as the Alpha a7 III and the Alpha a7R III)

compared toMirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm X-T2 compared to other mirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors include: it slightly larger viewfinder (0.76x vs 0.61x), has a weather sealed body and is thinner (1.9" vs 2.9").

However, on average it doesn't have a touch screen, has a slightly shorter battery life (340 shots vs 650 shots), is older (july 2016 vs october 2017), doesn't have a built-in GPS and doesn't have a built-in flash.

Fujifilm X-T100

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1 year newer
$599 - $600 (body only)
$699 - $725 15-45mm lens

Significant advantages of the X-T100 (vs the X-T2)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Built-in flash

Significant disadvantages of the X-T100 (vs the X-T2)

  • No weather sealing
  • Smaller viewfinder: 0.61x vs 0.76x
  • Significantly fewer focus points: 91 vs 325

common strengths of the X-T100 and X-T2

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • Both use faster phase detection autofocus: Phase detection vs Phase detection
  • Have external mic jacks

Sony Alpha a7 III

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1 year newer
$1,998 - $2,303 (body only)
$2,198 - $2,810 28-70mm lens

Significant advantages of the Alpha a7 III (vs the X-T2)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Much longer battery life: 710 shots vs 340 shots
  • Significantly more focus points: 693 vs 325

Significant disadvantages of the Alpha a7 III (vs the X-T2)

  • Significantly thicker: 2.9" vs 1.9"

common strengths of the Alpha a7 III and X-T2

  • Above average viewfinder size: 0.78x vs 0.76x
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • Weather sealed

Fujifilm X-H1

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1 year newer
$1,649 - $1,899 (body only)
$2,848 - $2,850 16-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the X-H1 (vs the X-T2)

  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the X-H1 (vs the X-T2)

  • Significantly larger: Professional size (140×97×86 mm) vs Standard size (133×92×49 mm)
  • Significantly thicker: 3.4" vs 1.9"
  • Heavier: 673 g vs 507 g

common strengths of the X-H1 and X-T2

  • Above average viewfinder size: 0.74x vs 0.76x
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • Weather sealed

Fujifilm X-T20

Fujifilm X-T20
6 months newer
$799 - $899 (body only)
$900 - $999 16-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the X-T20 (vs the X-T2)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Has a GPS
  • Built-in flash

Significant disadvantages of the X-T20 (vs the X-T2)

  • No weather sealing
  • Smaller viewfinder: 0.61x vs 0.76x

common strengths of the X-T20 and X-T2

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • Both use faster phase detection autofocus: Phase detection vs Phase detection
  • Have external mic jacks

Sony Alpha a7R III

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1 year newer
$2,998 - $3,298 (body only)
$3,400 28-70mm lens

Significant advantages of the Alpha a7R III (vs the X-T2)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Significantly higher resolution screen: 1,440k dots vs 1,040k dots
  • Much higher true resolution: 42.2 MP vs 24 MP

Significant disadvantages of the Alpha a7R III (vs the X-T2)

  • Significantly thicker: 2.9" vs 1.9"
  • Heavier: 657 g vs 507 g

common strengths of the Alpha a7R III and X-T2

  • Above average viewfinder size: 0.78x vs 0.76x
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • Weather sealed

Fujifilm X-T1

Fujifilm X-T1
2 years older
$1,299 (body only)
$1,499 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the X-T1 (vs the X-T2)

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Significant disadvantages of the X-T1 (vs the X-T2)

  • Significantly smaller viewfinder: 0.50x vs 0.76x
  • Slower autofocus: Hybrid detection vs Phase detection
  • Significantly lower true resolution: 16.3 MP vs 24 MP

common strengths of the X-T1 and X-T2

  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital
  • Weather sealed
  • Have external mic jacks

compared toBoutique competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm X-T2 compared to boutique competitors include: it has a weather sealed body, shoots faster continuously (14 fps vs 8 fps), has a screen which flips out, slightly better viewfinder coverage (100% vs 92%) and has an external mic jack.

However, on average it doesn't have a touch screen, doesn't have a built-in GPS and doesn't have a built-in flash.

Fujifilm X100F

Fujifilm X100F
6 months newer
$1,060 - $1,299

Significant advantages of the X100F (vs the X-T2)

  • Built-in flash

Significant disadvantages of the X100F (vs the X-T2)

  • Built-in lens only
  • Shoots much slower: 8 fps vs 14 fps
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the X100F and X-T2

  • Many focus points: 325 vs 325
  • Have external mic jacks
  • Both use faster phase detection autofocus: Phase detection vs Phase detection

Leica SL (Typ 601)

Leica SL (Typ 601)
8 months older
$5,995 - $6,420

Significant advantages of the SL (Typ 601) (vs the X-T2)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Has a GPS

Significant disadvantages of the SL (Typ 601) (vs the X-T2)

  • Built-in lens only
  • Screen does not flip out
  • Significantly fewer focus points: 49 vs 325

common strengths of the SL (Typ 601) and X-T2

  • Fast continuous shooting: 11 fps vs 14 fps
  • Have external mic jacks
  • Fast max shutter speeds: 1/8000 of a second vs 1/8000 of a second

Fujifilm X70

Fujifilm X70
5 months older
$806

Significant advantages of the X70 (vs the X-T2)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Built-in flash

Significant disadvantages of the X70 (vs the X-T2)

  • Built-in lens only
  • Shoots much slower: 8 fps vs 14 fps
  • Lacks an external mic jack

common strengths of the X70 and X-T2

  • Flip-out screens
  • Both use faster phase detection autofocus: Phase detection vs Phase detection
  • Inexpensive: $805.94 vs $1,036.99

Leica Q (Typ 116)

Leica Q (Typ 116)
1 year older
$3,899 - $4,495

Significant advantages of the Q (Typ 116) (vs the X-T2)

  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the Q (Typ 116) (vs the X-T2)

  • Built-in lens only
  • Screen does not flip out
  • Significantly fewer focus points: 49 vs 325

common strengths of the Q (Typ 116) and X-T2

  • Fast continuous shooting: 10 fps vs 14 fps

compared toPro DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm X-T2 compared to pro DSLR competitors include: it slightly larger viewfinder (0.76x vs 0.59x), shoots faster continuously (14 fps vs 5.5 fps), has a screen which flips out, has much more focus points (325 vs 19) and is newer (july 2016 vs march 2013).

However, on average it has a significantly smaller screen (3" vs 3.2"), doesn't have a touch screen, has a lower quality type of viewfinder (digital vs pentaprism), much fewer lenses available (58 lenses vs 220 lenses) and has a slightly shorter battery life (340 shots vs 1230 shots).

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
similar age
$2,484 - $3,099 (body only)
$3,229 - $3,999 24-105mm lens

Significant advantages of the 5D Mark IV (vs the X-T2)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Significantly larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"
  • Much more lenses available: 165 lenses vs 58 lenses

Significant disadvantages of the 5D Mark IV (vs the X-T2)

  • Many fewer focus points: 61 vs 325
  • Screen does not flip out
  • Shoots significantly slower: 7 fps vs 14 fps

common strengths of the 5D Mark IV and X-T2

  • Fairly small: Professional size (151×116×76 mm) vs Standard size (133×92×49 mm)
  • Announced: August 2016 vs July 2016
  • Thin: 3" vs 1.9"

Nikon D750

Nikon D750
1 year older
$1,419 - $1,697 (body only)
$2,197 24-120mm lens

Significant advantages of the D750 (vs the X-T2)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Significantly larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"
  • Much more lenses available: 171 lenses vs 58 lenses

Significant disadvantages of the D750 (vs the X-T2)

  • Many fewer focus points: 51 vs 325
  • Shoots significantly slower: 6.5 fps vs 14 fps
  • Much thicker: 3.1" vs 1.9"

common strengths of the D750 and X-T2

  • Flip-out screens
  • Fairly small: Professional size (141×113×78 mm) vs Standard size (133×92×49 mm)
  • Thin: 3.1" vs 1.9"

Nikon D800

Nikon D800
4 years older
$1,799 - $2,349 (body only)

Significant advantages of the D800 (vs the X-T2)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Significantly larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"
  • Much higher true resolution: 36.2 MP vs 24 MP

Significant disadvantages of the D800 (vs the X-T2)

  • Many fewer focus points: 51 vs 325
  • Shoots much slower: 4 fps vs 14 fps
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the D800 and X-T2

  • Inexpensive: $1,799.00 vs $1,036.99

Canon EOS 6D

Canon EOS 6D
4 years older
$949 - $999 (body only)
$1,399 - $1,999 24-105mm lens

Significant advantages of the 6D (vs the X-T2)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Much more lenses available: 165 lenses vs 58 lenses
  • Has a GPS

Significant disadvantages of the 6D (vs the X-T2)

  • Many fewer focus points: 11 vs 325
  • Shoots much slower: 4.5 fps vs 14 fps
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the 6D and X-T2

  • Fairly small: Professional size (145×111×71 mm) vs Standard size (133×92×49 mm)
  • Very thin: 2.8" vs 1.9"
  • Light weight: 770 g vs 507 g

Canon EOS 70D

Canon EOS 70D
3 years older
$1,345 18-135mm lens

Significant advantages of the 70D (vs the X-T2)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Much more lenses available: 220 lenses vs 58 lenses
  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the 70D (vs the X-T2)

  • Many fewer focus points: 19 vs 325
  • Much smaller viewfinder: 0.59x vs 0.76x
  • Shoots significantly slower: 7 fps vs 14 fps

common strengths of the 70D and X-T2

  • Flip-out screens
  • Fairly small: Professional size (145×106×79 mm) vs Standard size (133×92×49 mm)
  • Thin: 3.1" vs 1.9"

Nikon DF

Nikon DF
2 years older
$2,246 - $2,747 (body only)
$2,300 - $2,997 50mm lens

Significant advantages of the DF (vs the X-T2)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Significantly larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"
  • Much more lenses available: 171 lenses vs 58 lenses

Significant disadvantages of the DF (vs the X-T2)

  • Many fewer focus points: 39 vs 325
  • Shoots much slower: 5.5 fps vs 14 fps
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the DF and X-T2

  • Fairly small: Professional size (144×110×67 mm) vs Standard size (133×92×49 mm)
  • Very thin: 2.6" vs 1.9"
  • Light weight: 765 g vs 507 g

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm X-T2 compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it much larger viewfinder (0.76x vs 0.54x), takes slightly higher resolution photos (24 MP vs 16.1 MP), has a weather sealed body, shoots faster continuously (14 fps vs 5 fps) and has a screen which flips out.

However, on average it has a significantly smaller screen (3" vs 3.2"), has a slightly lower resolution screen (1,040k dots vs 1,228k dots), doesn't have a touch screen, has a lower quality type of viewfinder (digital vs pentaprism) and much fewer lenses available (58 lenses vs 230 lenses).

Nikon D7200

Nikon D7200
1 year older
$739 - $997 (body only)
$1,099 - $1,297 18-140mm lens

Significant advantages of the D7200 (vs the X-T2)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Much higher resolution screen: 1,228k dots vs 1,040k dots
  • Much larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"

Significant disadvantages of the D7200 (vs the X-T2)

  • Many fewer focus points: 51 vs 325
  • Shoots much slower: 6 fps vs 14 fps
  • Much smaller viewfinder: 0.61x vs 0.76x

common strengths of the D7200 and X-T2

  • High resolution screens: 1,228k dots vs 1,040k dots
  • Above average viewfinder size: 0.61x vs 0.76x
  • Weather sealed

Nikon D7100

Nikon D7100
3 years older
$711 (body only)
$949 18-140mm lens

Significant advantages of the D7100 (vs the X-T2)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Much higher resolution screen: 1,229k dots vs 1,040k dots
  • Much larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"

Significant disadvantages of the D7100 (vs the X-T2)

  • Many fewer focus points: 51 vs 325
  • Shoots much slower: 6 fps vs 14 fps
  • Much smaller viewfinder: 0.61x vs 0.76x

common strengths of the D7100 and X-T2

  • High resolution screens: 1,229k dots vs 1,040k dots
  • Above average viewfinder size: 0.61x vs 0.76x
  • Weather sealed

Canon EOS 80D

Canon EOS 80D
4 months older
$781 - $999 (body only)
$945 - $1,049 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the EOS 80D (vs the X-T2)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Much more lenses available: 220 lenses vs 58 lenses
  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the EOS 80D (vs the X-T2)

  • Many fewer focus points: 45 vs 325
  • Much smaller viewfinder: 0.59x vs 0.76x
  • Shoots much slower: 7 fps vs 14 fps

common strengths of the EOS 80D and X-T2

  • High resolution screens: 1,040k dots vs 1,040k dots
  • Fast continuous shooting: 7 fps vs 14 fps
  • Weather sealed

Nikon D5500

Nikon D5500
1 year older
$499 (body only)
$549 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D5500 (vs the X-T2)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Much larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"
  • Much more lenses available: 230 lenses vs 58 lenses

Significant disadvantages of the D5500 (vs the X-T2)

  • Many fewer focus points: 39 vs 325
  • Much smaller viewfinder: 0.54x vs 0.76x
  • Shoots much slower: 5 fps vs 14 fps

common strengths of the D5500 and X-T2

  • High resolution screens: 1,037k dots vs 1,040k dots
  • Flip-out screens
  • Many focus points: 39 vs 325

Nikon D5100

Nikon D5100
5 years older
$342 (body only)
$403 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D5100 (vs the X-T2)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Much more lenses available: 230 lenses vs 58 lenses
  • Built-in flash

Significant disadvantages of the D5100 (vs the X-T2)

  • Many fewer focus points: 11 vs 325
  • Much smaller viewfinder: 0.51x vs 0.76x
  • Shoots much slower: 4 fps vs 14 fps

common strengths of the D5100 and X-T2

  • Flip-out screens
  • Have external mic jacks

Nikon D5300

Nikon D5300
2 years older
$500 - $549 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D5300 (vs the X-T2)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Much larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"
  • Much more lenses available: 230 lenses vs 58 lenses

Significant disadvantages of the D5300 (vs the X-T2)

  • Many fewer focus points: 39 vs 325
  • Much smaller viewfinder: 0.54x vs 0.76x
  • Shoots much slower: 5 fps vs 14 fps

common strengths of the D5300 and X-T2

  • High resolution screens: 1,037k dots vs 1,040k dots
  • Flip-out screens
  • Many focus points: 39 vs 325