Updated (October, 2013): Compare the Fujifilm X-E2 vs Fujifilm X-M1

vs

     
 

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm X-E1

Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Digital
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Panorama
In-camera panoramas
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
 

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm X-M1

Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
Interchangeable lenses
Interchangeable lenses
Many lenses to choose from
 
Differences | Recommendations | Cast your vote | Similarities | Competitors | Appearance | Discussion

differences

Advantages of the Fujifilm X-E1

Report a correction
Viewfinder Has a viewfinder Digital vs None
Help
A viewfinder can help save battery life by keeping the screen turned off
Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera Yes vs No
Help
Stitches together multiple photos for a wide perspective
Supports 24p Supports 24p Yes vs No
Help
Get that real film feel
External mic jack Has an external mic jack Yes vs No
Help
Record high quality audio with an external microphone
Fujifilm X-E1 Learn more about
the Fujifilm X-E1

Advantages of the Fujifilm X-M1

Report a correction
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen 920k dots vs 460k dots
Help
2x higher resolution screen
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen Yes vs No
Help
Flip-out screens can be helpful when composing tricky shots or taking movies
Screen size Larger screen 3.0" vs 2.8"
Help
Around 10% larger screen
Startup delay Less startup delay 1700 ms vs 2400 ms
Help
Around 30% less delay when turning on
Shutter lag Less shutter lag 381 ms vs 438 ms
Help
More than 10% less delay when taking photos
Continuous shooting Shoots faster 10 fps vs 6 fps
Help
Around 70% faster continuous shooting
Size Smaller 117x67x39 mm vs 129x74x38 mm
Help
Around 20% smaller
Weight Slightly lighter 330 g vs 350 g
Help
Around 10% lighter
Fujifilm X-M1 Learn more about
the Fujifilm X-M1
vs

recommendations

Snapsort can't make a recommendation (yet) because it doesn't have enough data yet about either the X-E1 or the X-M1.

similarities

Compared to recent mirrorless cameras

Common Strengths Common Weaknesses
Sensor cleaning Self cleaning sensors Help
Avoids dust in your photos
External flash Each supports an external flash Help
Better lighting
Built-in flash Each has a built-in flash Help
External flash not needed
Fastest shutter speed Slow max shutter speed Help
1/4000 of a second
Longest exposure Short max exposure time Help
30 seconds
Shutter lag Significant shutter lag Help
X-E1:438 ms
X-M1:381 ms
Lens availability Few lenses available Help
8 lenses
Touch screen No touchscreens Help
More buttons
Startup delay Significant startup delay Help
X-E1:2400 ms
X-M1:1700 ms
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur

competitors

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Fujifilm X-A1

Fujifilm X-A1

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$449 with 16-50mm lens

Image stabilization Has image stabilization
Startup delay Has significantly less startup delay
Sensor cleaning Lacks a self cleaning sensor
Shutter lag Has slightly more shutter lag
Fujifilm X-E2

Fujifilm X-E2

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$799 - $800 body only

$1,139 - $1,199 with 18-55mm lens

Viewfinder size Much larger viewfinder
Movie continuous focus Can focus continuously while recording movies
Lowest price Is slightly more expensive
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$598 body only

$748 - $810 with 16-50mm lens

Viewfinder size Slightly larger viewfinder
True resolution Takes significantly higher resolution photos
Thickness Is thicker
Sony Alpha NEX-6

Sony Alpha NEX-6

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$399 - $529 body only

$500 - $779 with 16-50mm lens

Viewfinder size Slightly larger viewfinder
HDR Has in-camera HDR
Fujifilm FinePix X100s

Fujifilm FinePix X100s

Boutique

$1,199 - $1,299

Lowest price Is slightly more expensive
Thickness Is thicker
Fujifilm X-T1

Fujifilm X-T1

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,288 - $1,299 body only

$1,698 - $1,699 with 18-55mm lens

Weather sealed Has a weather sealed body
Startup delay Has slightly less startup delay
Built-in flash Doesn't have a built-in flash
Lowest price Is significantly more expensive
Fujifilm X-Pro1

Fujifilm X-Pro1

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$899 - $900 body only

Screen resolution Has a slightly higher resolution screen
Startup delay Has slightly less startup delay
Built-in flash Doesn't have a built-in flash
Lowest price Is slightly more expensive

Fujifilm X-E1 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

No significant competitors found that are specific to the Fujifilm X-E1.

Fujifilm X-M1 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Sony Alpha A5000

Sony Alpha A5000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$448 - $620 with 16-50mm lens

Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
Supports 24p Supports 24p
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
Sensor cleaning Lacks a self cleaning sensor

appearance

Fujifilm X-E1 Fujifilm X-M1
Fujifilm X-E1 Fujifilm X-M1
Fujifilm X-E1

discussion

Fujifilm X-E1
X-E1
Fujifilm

Report a correction
Fujifilm X-M1
X-M1
Fujifilm

Report a correction

Showing 0 comments