Updated (September 2011): Compare the Fujifilm Finepix X10 vs Fujifilm FinePix X100

Fujifilm FinePix X100 vs Fujifilm Finepix X10

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67

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix X100

Great image quality
Overall image quality
73.0
Great color depth
Color depth
22.9 bits
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
12.4 EV
 

Reasons to buy the Fujifilm Finepix X10

Wide angle
Wide angle lens
28 mm
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
200 fps
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens

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Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Fujifilm FinePix X100.

competitors

Fujifilm FinePix X100 Competitors

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Fujifilm X100F

Boutique

$1,260 - $1,299

Screen size Significantly larger screen
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Longest exposure Shorter max exposures
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Fujifilm FinePix X100s

Boutique

$790

Startup delay Less startup delay
Movie format Higher resolution movies
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Sony A7

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$998 - $2,898 body only

$1,198 - $1,798 with 28-70mm lens

Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Built-in flash No built-in flash

Fujifilm Finepix X10 Competitors

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Fujifilm X30

Pro digicam

Screen size Significantly larger screen
Supports 24p Supports 24p
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
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Fujifilm X-E2

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,099 with 18-55mm lens

Screen size Significantly larger screen
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Image stabilization No image stabilization
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Fujifilm FinePix X100s

Boutique

$790

Sensor size Larger sensor
True resolution Higher true resolution
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

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Avatar for Snapsort Snapsort (2:56 PM, September 30, 2011)
Hi Edhawco, thanks for holding us to high standards :)

The site measures sensor sizes in mm, and then puts a "label" on them like 1/1.7", looks like we're missing the appropriate label for this size.   Regarding wide angle, you're right, however, our view here though is that if you want wide angle, then one of them has more than the other.  Not everyone wants a small camera either, we still think its useful to tell you which one is smaller :)  

Snapsort's true resolution is calculated as the maximum theoretical resolution a sensor could capture given its size and actual resolution, so technically its not ignoring the sensor size, quite the opposite :)
 
Avatar for edhawco edhawco (2:47 PM, September 30, 2011)
This X100 vs. X10 article contains a number of mistakes.

The biggest mistake is saying that the X10 has a 1/1.7 sensor. NOT TRUE. The sensor is 2/3, which is 6.6x8.8mm (as indicated here) but it is NOT 1/1.7, which would be a 5.7x7.6mm sensor. Not a huge difference, but it is enough to make it bigger than a 1/1.7.

Also, you say the X10 has "better" wide angle, which is a silly thing to say. It has a *wider* wide angle, but wider isn't *necessarily* better. It's silly to put a quality judgement on wideness. That's a neutral thing. Different people prefer different levels of wideness. Some people hate wide angle. Some people want as wide as possible.

Then there's the part about resolution. You say the X10 has "Higher true resolution: 12 MP vs 11 MP. Capture around 10% more detail in your photos." This ignores the fact that the X100 has a significantly bigger sensor, and bigger sensors are better at capturing detail. You get more detail out of 11MP on a large sensor than 12MP on a small sensor. While you could argue that by "resolution" you mean "pixel count," by invoking "detail" you're just plain wrong.

Just sayin'  :-)