Fujifilm FinePix X100s

Fujifilm FinePix X100s

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Fujifilm FinePix x20

Fujifilm FinePix x20

     

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix X100s

Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard
 

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix x20

Image stabilization
Image stabilization
Lens
Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
12 fps
HDR
In-camera HDR
Combines multiple exposures
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
 

differences

Advantages of the Fujifilm X100s

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Sensor size
Significantly larger sensor
APS-C 23.6x15.8mm vs 2/3" 8.8x6.6mm
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Around 6.5x larger sensor
True resolution
Higher true resolution
16 MP vs 12 MP
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Capture more than 30% more detail in your photos
Battery life
Slightly longer battery life
330 shots vs 270 shots
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More than 20% more shots per battery charge
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Advantages of the Fujifilm x20

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Wide angle
Significantly better wide angle
28 mm vs 35 mm
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20% better wide angle
Autofocus
Faster autofocus
Phase detection vs Hybrid detection
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Catch candid moments easily
Macro focus
Much better macro capability
1 cm vs 10 cm
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Focus on subjects 10x closer to the lens
External mic jack
Has an external mic jack
Yes vs No
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Record high quality audio with an external microphone
HDR
Has in-camera HDR
Yes vs No
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Combines multiple exposures to capture high dynamic range
Continuous shooting
Shoots faster
12 fps vs 6 fps
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2x faster continuous shooting
Light sensitivity
Better maximum light sensitivity
12,800 ISO vs 6,400 ISO
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The x20's maximum light sensitivity is 1 f-stop better
Weight
Lighter
353 g vs 445 g
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More than 20% lighter
Lowest price
Cheaper
$599.00 vs $849.95
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The best price we've seen is $251 cheaper (around 30% less)
Viewfinder
Tunnel vs Optical
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recommendations

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similarities

Compared to recent digital cameras

Common Strengths
Aperture Very wide aperture Help
f/2.0
Panorama In-camera panoramas Help
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Supports RAW Supports RAW Help
Better editing
External flash Support external flash Help
Better lighting
Viewfinder Help
X100s:Optical
x20:Tunnel
Sensor type Better sensor types Help
Better in low light
Common Weaknesses
Interchangeable lenses Built-in lenses only Help
One lens only
Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
Less flexible
Supports 24p No support for 24p Help
Missing that film look
Touch screen No touchscreens Help
More buttons
Screen size Very small screens Help
2.8"
Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
460k dots
Wide angle Poor wide angle Help
X100s:35 mm
x20:28 mm

competitors

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Fujifilm FinePix X100

Fujifilm FinePix X100

Boutique

$671

Macro focus Much worse macro focusing
Image stabilization Doesn't have image stabilization
Ricoh GR

Ricoh GR

Boutique

$453 - $697

Screen size Has a slightly larger screen
Screen resolution Has a much higher resolution screen
Viewfinder Doesn't have a viewfinder
Panorama Lacks a built in panoramas
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Pro digicam

$498

Screen size Has a slightly larger screen
Screen resolution Has a much higher resolution screen
Viewfinder Doesn't have a viewfinder
External flash Doesn't support an external flash
Canon PowerShot G16

Canon PowerShot G16

Pro digicam

$449 - $507

Screen size Has a slightly larger screen
Screen resolution Has a significantly higher resolution screen
Panorama Lacks a built in panoramas
Focus points Has slightly fewer focus points
Fujifilm X-M1

Fujifilm X-M1

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$499 body only

$599 - $600 with 16-50mm lens

Screen size Has a slightly larger screen
Screen resolution Has a significantly higher resolution screen
Viewfinder Doesn't have a viewfinder
Panorama Lacks a built in panoramas
Fujifilm X-E1

Fujifilm X-E1

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$439 - $449 body only

$785 with 18-55mm lens

Supports 24p Records movies in 24p
Thickness Is thinner
Image stabilization Doesn't have image stabilization
Olympus OM-D E-M10

Olympus OM-D E-M10

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$550 - $600 body only

$699 - $700 with 14-42mm lens

Screen size Has a slightly larger screen
Screen resolution Has a much higher resolution screen
Sensor type Has a CCD-family sensor
Image stabilization Has worse image stabilization

Fujifilm FinePix X100s Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Fujifilm FinePix X100T

Fujifilm FinePix X100T

Boutique

$1,299

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Supports 24p Supports 24p
Lowest price More expensive
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$448 body only

$575 - $600 with 16-50mm lens

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Fujifilm X-E2

Fujifilm X-E2

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$799 body only

$1,098 - $1,099 with 18-55mm lens

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Fujifilm X-Pro1

Fujifilm X-Pro1

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$842 - $1,000 body only

$1,512 with 18mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Supports 24p Supports 24p
Built-in flash No built-in flash
Battery life Slightly shorter battery life
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 III

Pro digicam

$798

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Sensor size Significantly smaller sensor
Focus points Fewer focus points

Fujifilm FinePix x20 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Fujifilm Finepix X10

Fujifilm Finepix X10

Pro digicam

$400 - $659

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Battery life Slightly longer battery life
Autofocus Slower autofocus
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

Pro digicam

$345 - $348

Aperture Wider aperture
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Autofocus Slower autofocus
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack
Fujifilm X30

Fujifilm X30

Pro digicam

$519 - $599

Battery life Longer battery life
Lowest price Slightly cheaper
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack
Size Slightly larger
Canon PowerShot S120

Canon PowerShot S120

Pro digicam

$391 - $399

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Autofocus Slower autofocus
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack

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Its not me. (1:51 AM, July 17, 2013)
the X20 is a winner, best thing about it is the Xsync speed of 1/4000 of a second. Nice blue skies, on bright sunny days with full power flash lighting the subject. Using it for family photos while my D700 sits in the case. Ok not for clients to see, unless you don't have three or four flashes to make up for reduced power of HSS. I get the same effect with three or sometimes more flashes with HSS, but who does family pictures with half a dozen flashes? Sorry Nikon, I wanted a true HSS with full flash power on those bright sunny days without a bunch of flashes, my family will not wait for me to setup the shot.



Has everything anyone would need except super zoom lens 200mm plus, F stop is good, high ISO is liveable. I have been waiting for the D700s, it never came, I have video now, for less than $700. Wish Nikon had made a D700s, I guess one day I will get a D4, but this little Fuji X20 works well, looks really funny with an SB800 on top of it, but it works for what I need. Great third camera in the bag.