• APS-C 368.2mm2
  • 16.3 megapixels
  • ISO 200 - 6400
  • 1 inch 122.9mm2
  • 12.0 megapixels
  • 24.00mm - 240.00mm (35mm eq.)

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Differences

Fujifilm X-T1 advantages over Canon XC10

  • Less expensive
    $949 vs $1999*
    Save money for lenses or accessories
  • Larger sensor
    APS-C vs 1 inch
    More sensor area. Bigger is (generally) better.
  • Eye-level viewfinder
    Eye-level vs Rear display only
    You'll be able to frame photos even when the sun is out
  • Bigger pixels
    ~ 4.82 vs 3.20 microns
    Better low-light and dynamic range (all else equal)
  • In-camera panoramas
    Yes vs No
    Stitches multiple shots into a panoramic photo
  • RAW file ability
    Yes vs No
    Gives you more flexibility to develop your photos later
  • On-sensor phase detect
    Yes vs No
    Usually improves live view and video AF performance
  • Thinner
    46 mm vs 122 mm
    Thinner
  • More pixels
    16.3 vs 12.0 megapixels
    Higher resolution photos
  • Longer exposure
    30 vs 0 sec
    Long exposures for night shots
  • Bulb shutter
    Bulb vs No bulb
    Hold the shutter open manually for long exposures
  • Faster JPEG shooting
    8.3 fps vs 3.8 fps
    Faster JPEG shooting (burst mode)
  • Faster shutter
    1/32000 vs 1/2000 sec
    Shoot wide open in bright light
  • Higher extended ISO
    51200 vs 20000 ISO
    Higher extended ISO can give more low-light flexibility

Canon XC10 advantages over Fujifilm X-T1

  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
    Yes vs No
    Reduces the effects of camera shake at slower shutter speeds
  • Shoot 4K video
    4K (UHD) vs 1080p
    Make sure you have a fast computer
  • Touchscreen
    Touch vs No touch
    Interact with your camera just like your smartphone
  • NFC
    Yes vs No
    Simplifies pairing your camera with supported phones
  • Integrated ND filter
    Yes vs No
    Shoot in daylight with a large aperture or slow shutter
  • Newer
    3 years vs 4 years old
    Newer cameras often support more advanced features
  • Dual card slots
    Yes vs No
    Gives you more storage flexibility
  • Headphone jack
    Yes vs No
    Monitor audio recording while you shoot video
  • Slow-motion videos
    Yes vs No
    Shoot slow-motion videos

Similarities

Common Strengths

  • Rear display
    Both provide
    Review photos on the back of the camera
  • Focus peaking
    Both provide
    Your camera will highlight what's in focus
  • Tiltable Screen
    Both provide
    Tilt the screen for shooting flexbility
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
    Both provide
    Share your photos wirelessly
  • Manual focus
    Both provide
    AF is for the weak. Real photographers focus manually.
  • External Mic Jack
    Both provide
    Improved sound fidelity when shooting video
  • HDMI out
    Both provide
    Use an external screen to monitor or review video
  • Hot shoe
    Both provide
    Off-camera flashes open new possibilities

Common Weaknesses

  • Tilt-swivel screen
    Neither provide
    Tilt and swivel the screen for maximum shooting flexibility
  • Built-in Bluetooth
    Neither provide
    Always-on wireless connectivity
  • Built-in GPS
    Neither provide
    Geotag your photos
  • Internal flash
    Neither provide
    Useful in a pinch for fill flash
  • Top deck display
    Neither provide
    Check settings with a screen on top of the camera

User reviews

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Review Excerpt

  • Excellent image quality; Solid, weather-sealed body; Retro design that actually makes sense in a digital camera; Very low viewfinder lag for single-servo shooting; Fast burst shooting with great buffer depths; In-camera Wi-Fi connectivity

  • Exposure compensation dial is easily bumped; Four-way controller buttons are hard to press; Significant viewfinder lag for burst shooting; No raw files above ISO 6,400; Default settings strongly limit JPEG dynamic range

The Competition

Compared to Samsung Galaxy NX

Fujifilm X-T1
Samsung Galaxy NX
  • $1073
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Less expensive
  • $1297
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • Built-in Bluetooth
Canon XC10
Samsung Galaxy NX
  • $1999
  • 1 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • Shoot 4K video
  • $1297
  • APS-C
  • Larger sensor
  • Less expensive

Compared to Fujifilm X-E2

Fujifilm X-T1
Fujifilm X-E2
  • $1073
  • APS-C
  • Tiltable Screen
  • More viewfinder magnification
  • $599
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Internal flash
Canon XC10
Fujifilm X-E2
  • $1999
  • 1 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • Shoot 4K video
  • $599
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Larger sensor

Compared to Samsung NX30

Fujifilm X-T1
Samsung NX30
  • $1073
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • More viewfinder magnification
  • $849
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Tilt-swivel screen
Canon XC10
Samsung NX30
  • $1999
  • 1 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • Shoot 4K video
  • $849
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Tilt-swivel screen

Compared to Leica V-LUX (Typ 114)

Fujifilm X-T1
Leica V-LUX (Typ 114)
  • $1073
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Larger sensor
  • $1195
  • 1 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • Shoot 4K video
Canon XC10
Leica V-LUX (Typ 114)
  • $1999
  • 1 inch
  • Bigger pixels
  • Touchscreen
  • $1195
  • 1 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Eye-level viewfinder

Compared to Sony RX10 II

Fujifilm X-T1
Sony RX10 II
  • $1073
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Larger sensor
  • $1098
  • 1 inch
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • Shoot 4K video
Canon XC10
Sony RX10 II
  • $1999
  • 1 inch
  • Bigger pixels
  • Touchscreen
  • $1098
  • 1 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Slower slow-motion
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