• APS-C 368.2mm2
  • 16.3 megapixels
  • 28.00mm (35mm eq.)
  • APS-C 368.2mm2
  • 24.3 megapixels
  • 35.00mm (35mm eq.)

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Differences

Fujifilm X70 advantages over Fujifilm X100F

  • Less expensive
    $699 vs $1299
    Save money for lenses or accessories
  • Bigger pixels
    ~ 4.82 vs 3.93 microns
    Better low-light and dynamic range (all else equal)
  • Touchscreen
    Touch vs No touch
    Interact with your camera just like your smartphone
  • Tiltable Screen
    Tiltable vs Fixed
    Tilt the screen for shooting flexbility
  • Longer video battery life
    86 vs 60 minutes
    Capture more video
  • Lighter weight
    347g vs 469g
    Lighter weight
  • Wider angle lens
    28 mm vs 35 mm
    Capture more of the scene

Fujifilm X100F advantages over Fujifilm X70

  • Eye-level viewfinder
    Eye-level vs Rear display only
    You'll be able to frame photos even when the sun is out
  • Larger lens aperture
    f/2.0 vs f/2.8
    Take photos in low-light or isolate your subject
  • More telephoto lens reach
    35 mm vs 28 mm
    Capture objects farther away
  • Integrated ND filter
    Yes vs No
    Shoot in daylight with a large aperture or slow shutter
  • Newer
    9 months vs 2 years old
    Newer cameras often support more advanced features
  • More pixels
    24.3 vs 16.3 megapixels
    Higher resolution photos
  • Bigger JPEG buffer
    60 vs 10 shots
    Take more JPEG shots before waiting (burst mode)
  • Bigger RAW buffer
    25 vs 7 shots
    Larger buffer for RAW shots (burst mode)

Similarities

Common Strengths

  • Focus peaking
    Both provide
    Your camera will highlight what's in focus
  • In-camera panoramas
    Both provide
    Stitches multiple shots into a panoramic photo
  • RAW file ability
    Both provide
    Gives you more flexibility to develop your photos later
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
    Both provide
    Share your photos wirelessly
  • On-sensor phase detect
    Both provide
    Usually improves live view and video AF performance
  • Internal flash
    Both provide
    Useful in a pinch for fill flash
  • 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
  • Bulb shutter
    Both provide
    Hold the shutter open manually for long exposures

Common Weaknesses

  • Tilt-swivel screen
    Neither provide
    Tilt and swivel the screen for maximum shooting flexibility
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
    Neither provide
    Reduces the effects of camera shake at slower shutter speeds
  • NFC
    Neither provide
    Simplifies pairing your camera with supported phones
  • Built-in Bluetooth
    Neither provide
    Always-on wireless connectivity
  • Built-in GPS
    Neither provide
    Geotag your photos
  • Headphone jack
    Neither provide
    Monitor audio recording while you shoot video
  • Slow-motion videos
    Neither provide
    Shoot slow-motion videos

User reviews

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Review Excerpt

  • Compact camera body; Impressive optical performance; Very good JPEG image quality; Good high ISO performance; Film Simulation modes; Tilting touchscreen display.

  • Inconsistent AF performance; Clunky menus; Shallow buffer depth; Poor video quality; No built-in viewfinder like X100-series.

The Competition

Compared to Sigma DP1 Merrill

Fujifilm X70
Sigma DP1 Merrill
  • $699
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Less expensive
  • $849
  • APS-C
Fujifilm X100F
Sigma DP1 Merrill
  • $1299
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • $849
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Bigger pixels

Compared to Fujifilm X100S

Fujifilm X70
Fujifilm X100S
  • $699
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Touchscreen
  • $1099
  • APS-C
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • Larger lens aperture
Fujifilm X100F
Fujifilm X100S
  • $1299
  • APS-C
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
  • External Mic Jack
  • $1099
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Bigger pixels

Compared to Nikon Coolpix A

Fujifilm X70
Nikon Coolpix A
  • $699
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Touchscreen
  • $482
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Bigger JPEG buffer
Fujifilm X100F
Nikon Coolpix A
  • $1299
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • $482
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Bigger pixels

Compared to Fujifilm X100T

Fujifilm X70
Fujifilm X100T
  • $699
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Touchscreen
  • $1299
  • APS-C
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • Larger lens aperture
Fujifilm X100F
Fujifilm X100T
  • $1299
  • APS-C
  • Newer
  • More pixels
  • $1299
  • APS-C
  • Bigger pixels

Compared to Leica X-E (Typ 102)

Fujifilm X70
Leica X-E (Typ 102)
  • $699
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Less expensive
  • $1530
  • APS-C
  • More telephoto lens reach
Fujifilm X100F
Leica X-E (Typ 102)
  • $1299
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Focus peaking
  • $1530
  • APS-C
  • Bigger pixels
  • Lighter weight
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