As well as being compared against other boutiques, the Fujifilm FinePix X100 is also often compared to mirrorless, pro digicams, pro DSLRs, entry-level DSLRs and travel zooms. The Fujifilm FinePix X100's top rivals come from Sony (such as the Alpha A6000 and the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V) and Fujifilm (such as the X-E1 and the X-M1)

compared toBoutique competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm X100 compared to other boutique competitors include: it has a slightly wider aperture (f/2 vs f/2.8) and has higher quality type of viewfinder (optical vs none).

However, on average it has way more less zoom (1x vs 4x), has a much narrower wide angle lens (35 mm vs 28 mm), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs lens), doesn't have a touch screen and doesn't have a screen which flips out.

Fujifilm X70

Fujifilm X70
5 years newer
$1,365

Significant advantages of the X70 (vs the X100)

  • Has a touch screen
  • Significantly larger screen: 3" vs 2.8"
  • Higher resolution screen: 1,040k dots vs 460k dots

Significant disadvantages of the X70 (vs the X100)

  • Significantly narrower aperture: f/2.8 vs f/2
  • No viewfinder: None vs Optical

common strengths of the X70 and X100

  • Fairly small: Mid size (113×64×44 mm) vs Standard size (127×75×54 mm)
  • Thin: 1.7" vs 2.1"
  • Built-in flashes

Fujifilm FinePix X100s

Fujifilm FinePix X100s
2 years newer
$347

Significant advantages of the X100s (vs the X100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the X100s (vs the X100)

  • None found

common strengths of the X100s and X100

  • Fairly small: Standard size (127×74×54 mm) vs Standard size (127×75×54 mm)
  • Thin: 2.1" vs 2.1"
  • Built-in flashes

Fujifilm X100F

Fujifilm X100F
6 years newer
$1,050 - $1,299

Significant advantages of the X100F (vs the X100)

  • Significantly larger screen: 3" vs 2.8"
  • Higher resolution screen: 1,040k dots vs 460k dots
  • Has an external mic jack

Significant disadvantages of the X100F (vs the X100)

  • None found

common strengths of the X100F and X100

  • Fairly small: Standard size (127×75×52 mm) vs Standard size (127×75×54 mm)
  • Thin: 2" vs 2.1"
  • Built-in flashes

Leica X1

Leica X1
1 year older
$1,850

Significant advantages of the X1 (vs the X100)

  • Much better wide angle: 24 mm vs 35 mm
  • Much more zoom: 1.5x vs 1x
  • Thinner: 1.3" vs 2.1"

Significant disadvantages of the X1 (vs the X100)

  • Significantly narrower aperture: f/2.8 vs f/2
  • No viewfinder: None vs Optical
  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/2000 of a second vs 1/4000 of a second

common strengths of the X1 and X100

  • Fairly small: Compact (124×60×32 mm) vs Standard size (127×75×54 mm)
  • Thin: 1.3" vs 2.1"
  • Built-in flashes

Canon PowerShot G1X

Canon PowerShot G1X
1 year newer
$695

Significant advantages of the G1X (vs the X100)

  • Much more zoom: 4x vs 1x
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Significantly larger screen: 3" vs 2.8"

Significant disadvantages of the G1X (vs the X100)

  • Significantly narrower aperture: f/2.8 vs f/2

common strengths of the G1X and X100

  • Built-in flashes
  • Inexpensive: $695.00 vs $899.99

Sigma DP1

Sigma DP1
4 years older

Significant advantages of the DP1 (vs the X100)

  • Thinner: 1.2" vs 2.1"

Significant disadvantages of the DP1 (vs the X100)

  • Much smaller screen: 2.5" vs 2.8"
  • No viewfinder: None vs Optical

common strengths of the DP1 and X100

  • Fairly small: Compact (109×60×31 mm) vs Standard size (127×75×54 mm)
  • Thin: 1.2" vs 2.1"
  • Built-in flashes

compared toMirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm X100 compared to mirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors include: it has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD) and has a built-in flash.

However, on average it records lower quality movies (720p @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 24fps), has a significantly smaller screen (2.8" vs 3"), has a significantly lower resolution screen (460k dots vs 920k dots), slightly smaller viewfinder (0.33x vs 0.70x) and doesn't have image stabilization (none vs lens).

Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000
3 years newer
$379 - $498 (body only)
$479 - $598 16-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the A6000 (vs the X100)

  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None
  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2.8"
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the A6000 (vs the X100)

  • None found

common strengths of the A6000 and X100

  • Thin: 1.8" vs 2.1"
  • Inexpensive: $379.00 vs $899.99
  • Each has a built-in flash

Leica M9

Leica M9
1 year older

Significant advantages of the M9 (vs the X100)

  • Has interchangeable lenses

Significant disadvantages of the M9 (vs the X100)

  • Much smaller screen: 2.5" vs 2.8"
  • Significantly lower resolution screen: 230k dots vs 460k dots
  • Lacks autofocus: None vs Contrast detection

common strengths of the M9 and X100

  • Thin: 1.5" vs 2.1"

Fujifilm X-E1

Fujifilm X-E1
1 year newer
$1,030 (body only)
$848 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the X-E1 (vs the X100)

  • Supports 24p
  • Has interchangeable lenses
  • Has an external mic jack

Significant disadvantages of the X-E1 (vs the X100)

  • None found

common strengths of the X-E1 and X100

  • Thin: 1.5" vs 2.1"
  • Inexpensive: $848.00 vs $899.99
  • Each has a built-in flash

Fujifilm X-M1

Fujifilm X-M1
2 years newer
$328 16-50mm lens

Significant advantages of the X-M1 (vs the X100)

  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2.8"
  • Much higher resolution screen: 920k dots vs 460k dots
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the X-M1 (vs the X100)

  • No viewfinder: None vs Optical

common strengths of the X-M1 and X100

  • Thin: 1.5" vs 2.1"
  • Inexpensive: $328.46 vs $899.99
  • Each has a built-in flash

Fujifilm X-Pro1

Fujifilm X-Pro1
1 year newer
$1,045 (body only)
$1,641 35mm lens

Significant advantages of the X-Pro1 (vs the X100)

  • Much higher resolution screen: 1,230k dots vs 460k dots
  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2.8"
  • Supports 24p

Significant disadvantages of the X-Pro1 (vs the X100)

  • No built-in flash

common strengths of the X-Pro1 and X100

  • Thin: 1.7" vs 2.1"

Fujifilm X-A2

Fujifilm X-A2
4 years newer

Significant advantages of the X-A2 (vs the X100)

  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2.8"
  • Much higher resolution screen: 920k dots vs 460k dots
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the X-A2 (vs the X100)

  • No viewfinder: None vs Optical

common strengths of the X-A2 and X100

  • Thin: 1.6" vs 2.1"
  • Inexpensive: $871.33 vs $899.99
  • Each has a built-in flash

compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm X100 compared to pro digicam competitors include: it has a much larger sensor (APS-C 23.6x15.8mm vs 2/3" 8.8x6.6mm), has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD), slightly larger viewfinder (0.33x vs 0.16x), has higher quality type of viewfinder (optical vs none) and supports an external flash.

However, on average it has a much narrower wide angle lens (35 mm vs 25 mm), has a significantly smaller screen (2.8" vs 3"), has a significantly lower resolution screen (460k dots vs 920k dots), doesn't have image stabilization (none vs lens) and doesn't shoot as fast continuously (5 fps vs 24 fps).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V
6 years newer
$998 - $1,010

Significant advantages of the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V (vs the X100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V (vs the X100)

  • None found

common strengths of the Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V and X100

  • None found

Ricoh GR Digital III

Ricoh GR Digital III
1 year older

Significant advantages of the GR Digital III (vs the X100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the GR Digital III (vs the X100)

  • None found

common strengths of the GR Digital III and X100

  • None found

Fujifilm X30

Fujifilm X30
3 years newer
$974

Significant advantages of the X30 (vs the X100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the X30 (vs the X100)

  • None found

common strengths of the X30 and X100

  • None found

Fujifilm Finepix X10

Fujifilm Finepix X10
1 year newer
$750

Significant advantages of the X10 (vs the X100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the X10 (vs the X100)

  • None found

common strengths of the X10 and X100

  • None found

Fujifilm XF1

Fujifilm XF1
1 year newer
$395

Significant advantages of the XF1 (vs the X100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the XF1 (vs the X100)

  • None found

common strengths of the XF1 and X100

  • None found

Canon PowerShot G7 X

Canon PowerShot G7 X
4 years newer
$534

Significant advantages of the G7 X (vs the X100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the G7 X (vs the X100)

  • None found

common strengths of the G7 X and X100

  • None found

compared toPro DSLR competitors

Canon EOS 5D

Canon EOS 5D
5 years older
$2,499 (body only)

Significant advantages of the 5D (vs the X100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the 5D (vs the X100)

  • None found

common strengths of the 5D and X100

  • None found

Nikon D810

Nikon D810
3 years newer
$1,999 - $2,797 (body only)
$2,583 - $3,297 24-120mm lens

Significant advantages of the D810 (vs the X100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the D810 (vs the X100)

  • None found

common strengths of the D810 and X100

  • None found

Nikon D300

Nikon D300
3 years older
$465 (body only)

Significant advantages of the D300 (vs the X100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the D300 (vs the X100)

  • None found

common strengths of the D300 and X100

  • None found

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Nikon D90

Nikon D90
2 years older
$449 (body only)

Significant advantages of the D90 (vs the X100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the D90 (vs the X100)

  • None found

common strengths of the D90 and X100

  • None found

Pentax K-50

Pentax K-50
2 years newer
$1,444 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the K-50 (vs the X100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the K-50 (vs the X100)

  • None found

common strengths of the K-50 and X100

  • None found

Canon EOS Rebel T5

Canon EOS Rebel T5
3 years newer
$337 18-55mm lens

Significant advantages of the Rebel T5 (vs the X100)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the Rebel T5 (vs the X100)

  • None found

common strengths of the Rebel T5 and X100

  • None found

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Fujifilm X100 compared to travel zoom competitors include: it has a significantly wider aperture (f/2 vs f/3.5), takes slightly higher resolution photos (12.2 MP vs 9.7 MP), has a much larger sensor (APS-C 23.6x15.8mm vs 1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm), has higher quality type of viewfinder (optical vs none) and supports an external flash.

However, on average it has much less zoom (1x vs 30x), has a much narrower wide angle lens (35 mm vs 24 mm), doesn't have a built-in GPS, has a significantly smaller screen (2.8" vs 3") and has a significantly lower resolution screen (460k dots vs 921k dots).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX500

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX500
4 years newer
$348 - $428

Significant advantages of the DSC-WX500 (vs the X100)

  • Much smaller: Compact (102×58×36 mm) vs Standard size (127×75×54 mm)
  • Much better wide angle: 24 mm vs 35 mm
  • Image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs None

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-WX500 (vs the X100)

  • Much smaller sensor: 1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm vs APS-C 23.6x15.8mm
  • Significantly narrower aperture: f/3.5 vs f/2
  • No external flash support

common strengths of the DSC-WX500 and X100

  • None found

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V
4 years newer
$367

Significant advantages of the DSC-HX90V (vs the X100)

  • Much smaller: Compact (102×58×36 mm) vs Standard size (127×75×54 mm)
  • Much better wide angle: 24 mm vs 35 mm
  • Has a GPS

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-HX90V (vs the X100)

  • Much smaller sensor: 1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm vs APS-C 23.6x15.8mm
  • Significantly narrower aperture: f/3.5 vs f/2
  • No external flash support

common strengths of the DSC-HX90V and X100

  • None found