As well as being compared against other mirrorless, the Fujifilm X-T30 is also often compared to boutiques, travel zooms, pro DSLRs, entry-level DSLRs and super zooms. The Fujifilm X-T30's top rivals come from Leica (such as the Q2 and the D-Lux 7) and Panasonic (such as the Lumix DC-ZS80 (Lumix DC-TZ95) and the Lumix DC-LX100 II)

compared toMirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm X-T30 compared to other mirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors include: it shoots faster continuously (30 fps vs 10 fps), has a screen which flips out, has slightly more focus points (425 vs 91), is newer (february 2019 vs september 2017) and is more popular.

However, on average it it's body is not weather sealed and doesn't have a built-in GPS.

Sony a6400

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similar age
$898 (body only)
$971 - $998 16-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the a6400 (vs the X-T30)

  • Weather sealed

Significant disadvantages of the a6400 (vs the X-T30)

  • Significantly smaller viewfinder: 0.46x vs 0.61x
  • Shoots significantly slower: 11 fps vs 30 fps

common strengths of the a6400 and X-T30

  • Many focus points: 425 vs 425
  • Have external mic jacks
  • Both use faster phase detection autofocus: Phase detection vs Phase detection

Fujifilm X-T3

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5 months older
$1,399 (body only)
$1,699 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the X-T3 (vs the X-T30)

  • Weather sealed
  • Significantly larger viewfinder: 0.73x vs 0.61x

Significant disadvantages of the X-T3 (vs the X-T30)

  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the X-T3 and X-T30

  • Fast continuous shooting: 20 fps vs 30 fps
  • Capture very high resolution images: 26 MP vs 26 MP
  • Many focus points: 425 vs 425

Fujifilm X-T100

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8 months older
$499 - $500 (body only)
$569 - $600 15-45mm lens

Significant advantages of the X-T100 (vs the X-T30)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the X-T100 (vs the X-T30)

  • Shoots significantly slower: 6 fps vs 30 fps
  • Significantly fewer focus points: 91 vs 425

common strengths of the X-T100 and X-T30

  • Have external mic jacks
  • Both use faster phase detection autofocus: Phase detection vs Phase detection
  • Thin: 1.9" vs 1.9"

Olympus PEN-F

Olympus PEN-F
3 years older
$999 (body only)
$1,148 14-42mm lens

Significant advantages of the PEN-F (vs the X-T30)

  • Significantly more lenses available: 108 lenses vs 58 lenses
  • Significantly longer exposures: 60 seconds vs 30 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the PEN-F (vs the X-T30)

  • Slower autofocus: Contrast detection vs Phase detection
  • Lacks an external mic jack
  • Shoots significantly slower: 10 fps vs 30 fps

common strengths of the PEN-F and X-T30

  • Fairly small: Mid size (125×72×37 mm) vs Standard size (118×83×47 mm)
  • Thin: 1.5" vs 1.9"
  • Light weight: 427 g vs 383 g

Fujifilm X-T20

Fujifilm X-T20
2 years older
$699 - $749 (body only)
$700 - $999 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the X-T20 (vs the X-T30)

  • Has a GPS

Significant disadvantages of the X-T20 (vs the X-T30)

  • Shoots significantly slower: 8 fps vs 30 fps

common strengths of the X-T20 and X-T30

  • Have external mic jacks
  • Both use faster phase detection autofocus: Phase detection vs Phase detection
  • Fairly small: Mid size (118×83×41 mm) vs Standard size (118×83×47 mm)

Fujifilm X-E3

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1 year older
$649 - $699 (body only)
$880 - $999 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the X-E3 (vs the X-T30)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the X-E3 (vs the X-T30)

  • Screen does not flip out
  • Shoots significantly slower: 8 fps vs 30 fps
  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the X-E3 and X-T30

  • Have external mic jacks
  • Both use faster phase detection autofocus: Phase detection vs Phase detection
  • Fairly small: Mid size (121×74×43 mm) vs Standard size (118×83×47 mm)

compared toBoutique competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm X-T30 compared to boutique competitors include: it is slightly smaller (standard size (118×83×47 mm) vs prosumer size (130×80×92 mm)), has a touch screen, shoots faster continuously (30 fps vs 9 fps), has a screen which flips out and much better viewfinder coverage (100% vs 92%).

However, on average it it's body is not weather sealed and slightly shorter exposures (30 seconds vs 1800 seconds).

Leica Q2

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similar age
$4,995

Significant advantages of the Q2 (vs the X-T30)

  • Significantly higher true resolution: 46.7 MP vs 26 MP

Significant disadvantages of the Q2 (vs the X-T30)

  • Shoots much slower: 20 fps vs 30 fps
  • Built-in lens only
  • Larger: Prosumer size (130×80×92 mm) vs Standard size (118×83×47 mm)

common strengths of the Q2 and X-T30

  • Very fast continuous shooting: 20 fps vs 30 fps
  • Great battery life: 370 shots vs 380 shots
  • Announced: March 2019 vs February 2019

Canon EOS RP

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similar age
$1,299 - $1,699

Significant advantages of the EOS RP (vs the X-T30)

  • Many more focus points: 4,779 vs 425

Significant disadvantages of the EOS RP (vs the X-T30)

  • Shoots much slower: 5 fps vs 30 fps
  • Built-in lens only
  • Much shorter battery life: 250 shots vs 380 shots

common strengths of the EOS RP and X-T30

  • Flip-out screens
  • Both use faster phase detection autofocus: Phase detection vs Phase detection
  • Have external mic jacks

Fujifilm X100F

Fujifilm X100F
2 years older
$1,050 - $1,299

Significant advantages of the X100F (vs the X-T30)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the X100F (vs the X-T30)

  • Shoots much slower: 8 fps vs 30 fps
  • No touch screen
  • Built-in lens only

common strengths of the X100F and X-T30

  • Fairly small: Standard size (127×75×52 mm) vs Standard size (118×83×47 mm)
  • Both use faster phase detection autofocus: Phase detection vs Phase detection
  • Great battery life: 390 shots vs 380 shots

Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II

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5 months older
$898

Significant advantages of the Lumix DC-LX100 II (vs the X-T30)

  • Much longer exposures: 1800 seconds vs 30 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DC-LX100 II (vs the X-T30)

  • Shoots much slower: 11 fps vs 30 fps
  • Built-in lens only
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the Lumix DC-LX100 II and X-T30

  • Fairly small: Standard size (115×66×64 mm) vs Standard size (118×83×47 mm)
  • Light weight: 392 g vs 383 g
  • Inexpensive: $897.99 vs $899.00

Leica D-Lux 7

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similar age
$1,195

Significant advantages of the D-Lux 7 (vs the X-T30)

  • Much longer exposures: 1800 seconds vs 30 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the D-Lux 7 (vs the X-T30)

  • Shoots much slower: 11 fps vs 30 fps
  • Built-in lens only
  • Screen does not flip out

common strengths of the D-Lux 7 and X-T30

  • Fairly small: Standard size (118×66×64 mm) vs Standard size (118×83×47 mm)
  • Announced: November 2018 vs February 2019
  • Light weight: 403 g vs 383 g

Panasonic Lumix DC-S1R

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similar age
$3,698

Significant advantages of the Lumix DC-S1R (vs the X-T30)

  • Significantly higher resolution screen: 2,100k dots vs 1,040k dots
  • Larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"
  • Significantly higher true resolution: 46.7 MP vs 26 MP

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DC-S1R (vs the X-T30)

  • Shoots much slower: 9 fps vs 30 fps
  • Much larger: Large (149×110×97 mm) vs Standard size (118×83×47 mm)
  • Built-in lens only

common strengths of the Lumix DC-S1R and X-T30

  • Flip-out screens
  • Have external mic jacks
  • Great battery life: 360 shots vs 380 shots

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm X-T30 compared to travel zoom competitors include: it takes much higher resolution photos (26 MP vs 9.7 MP), much higher maximum light sensitivity (51,200 ISO vs 6,400 ISO), shoots faster continuously (30 fps vs 10 fps), slightly better viewfinder coverage (100% vs 98%) and much larger viewfinder (0.61x vs 0.09x).

Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS80 (Lumix DC-TZ95)

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similar age

Significant advantages of the Lumix DC-ZS80 (Lumix DC-TZ95) (vs the X-T30)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DC-ZS80 (Lumix DC-TZ95) (vs the X-T30)

  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 6,400 ISO vs 51,200 ISO
  • Much smaller viewfinder: 0.09x vs 0.61x
  • Much lower true resolution: 9.7 MP vs 26 MP

common strengths of the Lumix DC-ZS80 (Lumix DC-TZ95) and X-T30

  • Great battery life: 380 shots vs 380 shots
  • Announced: February 2019 vs February 2019
  • Popularity: 789 vs 892

Nikon Coolpix A1000

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similar age
$477

Significant advantages of the Coolpix A1000 (vs the X-T30)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix A1000 (vs the X-T30)

  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 6,400 ISO vs 51,200 ISO
  • Much lower true resolution: 9.7 MP vs 26 MP
  • Slower autofocus: Contrast detection vs Phase detection

common strengths of the Coolpix A1000 and X-T30

  • Announced: January 2019 vs February 2019
  • Popularity: 508 vs 892
  • Fast max shutter speeds: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VI

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8 months older
$1,198

Significant advantages of the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VI (vs the X-T30)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VI (vs the X-T30)

  • Much smaller viewfinder: 0.22x vs 0.61x
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 12,800 ISO vs 51,200 ISO
  • Lacks an external mic jack

common strengths of the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VI and X-T30

  • Very fast continuous shooting: 24 fps vs 30 fps
  • Capture very high resolution images: 20 MP vs 26 MP
  • Both use faster phase detection autofocus which is uncommon: Phase detection vs Phase detection

compared toPro DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm X-T30 compared to pro DSLR competitors include: it has a touch screen, shoots faster continuously (30 fps vs 6 fps), has a screen which flips out, has much more focus points (425 vs 51) and is newer (february 2019 vs september 2014).

However, on average it has a significantly smaller screen (3" vs 3.2"), significantly smaller viewfinder (0.61x vs 0.71x), takes significantly lower resolution photos (26 MP vs 50.3 MP), it's body is not weather sealed and has a lower quality type of viewfinder (digital vs pentaprism).

Nikon D750

Nikon D750
4 years older
$1,149 - $1,297 (body only)
$1,797 24-120mm lens

Significant advantages of the D750 (vs the X-T30)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Significantly larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"
  • Much longer battery life: 1230 shots vs 380 shots

Significant disadvantages of the D750 (vs the X-T30)

  • Shoots much slower: 6.5 fps vs 30 fps
  • Many fewer focus points: 51 vs 425
  • Much thicker: 3.1" vs 1.9"

common strengths of the D750 and X-T30

  • Flip-out screens
  • Light weight: 750 g vs 383 g
  • Inexpensive: $1,149.00 vs $899.00

Canon EOS 5DS R

Canon EOS 5DS R
4 years older
$2,146 - $3,699 (body only)
$2,237 50mm lens

Significant advantages of the 5DS R (vs the X-T30)

  • Much higher true resolution: 50.3 MP vs 26 MP
  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Significantly larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"

Significant disadvantages of the 5DS R (vs the X-T30)

  • Shoots much slower: 5 fps vs 30 fps
  • Many fewer focus points: 61 vs 425
  • Much larger: Professional size (152×116×76 mm) vs Standard size (118×83×47 mm)

common strengths of the 5DS R and X-T30

  • None found

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
2 years older
$2,219 - $2,999 (body only)
$2,558 - $3,899 24-105mm lens

Significant advantages of the 5D Mark IV (vs the X-T30)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Significantly higher resolution screen: 1,620k dots vs 1,040k dots
  • Significantly larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"

Significant disadvantages of the 5D Mark IV (vs the X-T30)

  • Shoots much slower: 7 fps vs 30 fps
  • Many fewer focus points: 61 vs 425
  • Much larger: Professional size (151×116×76 mm) vs Standard size (118×83×47 mm)

common strengths of the 5D Mark IV and X-T30

  • None found

Nikon D610

Nikon D610
5 years older
$790 - $1,497 (body only)
$1,774 - $2,447 28-300mm lens

Significant advantages of the D610 (vs the X-T30)

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

Significant disadvantages of the D610 (vs the X-T30)

  • Shoots much slower: 6 fps vs 30 fps
  • Many fewer focus points: 39 vs 425
  • Much thicker: 3.2" vs 1.9"

common strengths of the D610 and X-T30

  • Very inexpensive: $789.99 vs $899.00
  • Light weight: 760 g vs 383 g
  • Built-in flashes

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm X-T30 compared to entry-level DSLR competitors include: it takes much higher resolution photos (26 MP vs 24 MP), has a touch screen, shoots faster continuously (30 fps vs 6 fps), has a screen which flips out and has much more focus points (425 vs 11).

However, on average it has a slightly smaller screen (3" vs 3.2"), it's body is not weather sealed, has a lower quality type of viewfinder (digital vs pentaprism), much fewer lenses available (58 lenses vs 230 lenses) and has a significantly shorter battery life (380 shots vs 960 shots).

Nikon D7200

Nikon D7200
4 years older
$629 - $697 (body only)
$997 - $1,150 18-140mm lens

Significant advantages of the D7200 (vs the X-T30)

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

Significant disadvantages of the D7200 (vs the X-T30)

  • Much lower true resolution: 24 MP vs 26 MP
  • Many fewer focus points: 51 vs 425
  • Shoots much slower: 6 fps vs 30 fps

common strengths of the D7200 and X-T30

  • High resolution screens: 1,228k dots vs 1,040k dots
  • Above average viewfinder size: 0.61x vs 0.61x
  • Lots of focus points: 51 vs 425

Canon EOS 3D

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6 years older

Significant advantages of the 3D (vs the X-T30)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Significantly larger screen: 3.2" vs 3"
  • Much more lenses available: 220 lenses vs 58 lenses

Significant disadvantages of the 3D (vs the X-T30)

  • No touch screen
  • Screen does not flip out
  • No external flash support

common strengths of the 3D and X-T30

  • Have external mic jacks

Canon EOS 80D

Canon EOS 80D
3 years older
$872 - $999 (body only)
$870 - $1,149 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the EOS 80D (vs the X-T30)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentaprism vs Digital
  • Much more lenses available: 220 lenses vs 58 lenses
  • Weather sealed

Significant disadvantages of the EOS 80D (vs the X-T30)

  • Much lower true resolution: 24 MP vs 26 MP
  • Many fewer focus points: 45 vs 425
  • Shoots much slower: 7 fps vs 30 fps

common strengths of the EOS 80D and X-T30

  • High resolution screens: 1,040k dots vs 1,040k dots
  • Above average viewfinder size: 0.59x vs 0.61x
  • Fast continuous shooting: 7 fps vs 30 fps

Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300
5 years older
$473 (body only)
$399 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the D3300 (vs the X-T30)

  • Has an optical viewfinder: Pentamirror vs Digital
  • Much more lenses available: 230 lenses vs 58 lenses

Significant disadvantages of the D3300 (vs the X-T30)

  • Much lower true resolution: 24.2 MP vs 26 MP
  • Many fewer focus points: 11 vs 425
  • Shoots much slower: 5 fps vs 30 fps

common strengths of the D3300 and X-T30

  • Capture extremely high resolution images: 24.2 MP vs 26 MP
  • Have external mic jacks
  • Both use faster phase detection autofocus: Phase detection vs Phase detection

compared toSuper zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm X-T30 compared to super zoom competitors include: it has a slightly higher resolution screen (1,040k dots vs 921k dots), is significantly smaller (standard size (118×83×47 mm) vs 146×119×181 mm), takes much higher resolution photos (26 MP vs 9.7 MP), much higher maximum light sensitivity (51,200 ISO vs 3,200 ISO) and has a touch screen.

However, on average it is slightly more expensive ($899.00 vs $477.79).

Nikon Coolpix B600

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similar age
$327

Significant advantages of the Coolpix B600 (vs the X-T30)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix B600 (vs the X-T30)

  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 6,400 ISO vs 51,200 ISO
  • Much lower true resolution: 9.7 MP vs 26 MP
  • Slower autofocus: Contrast detection vs Phase detection

common strengths of the Coolpix B600 and X-T30

  • Fairly small: Prosumer size (122×82×99 mm) vs Standard size (118×83×47 mm)
  • Light weight: 500 g vs 383 g
  • Thin: 3.9" vs 1.9"

Canon PowerShot SX70 HS

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4 months older
$478 - $549

Significant advantages of the PowerShot SX70 HS (vs the X-T30)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot SX70 HS (vs the X-T30)

  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 3,200 ISO vs 51,200 ISO
  • Much lower true resolution: 9.7 MP vs 26 MP
  • Many fewer focus points: 9 vs 425

common strengths of the PowerShot SX70 HS and X-T30

  • Fairly small: Large (127×91×117 mm) vs Standard size (118×83×47 mm)
  • Have external mic jacks
  • Light weight: 608 g vs 383 g

Nikon Coolpix P1000

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7 months older
$849 - $997

Significant advantages of the Coolpix P1000 (vs the X-T30)

  • Significantly longer exposures: 60 seconds vs 30 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix P1000 (vs the X-T30)

  • Much larger: 146×119×181 mm vs Standard size (118×83×47 mm)
  • Worse maximum light sensitivity: 6,400 ISO vs 51,200 ISO
  • Much lower true resolution: 9.7 MP vs 26 MP

common strengths of the Coolpix P1000 and X-T30

  • Have external mic jacks
  • Each supports an external flash
  • Fast max shutter speeds: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second