• APS-C 368.2mm2
  • 16.3 megapixels
  • ISO 200 - 6400
  • APS-C 369.0mm2
  • 20.3 megapixels
  • ISO 100 - 25,600

Buy From

Differences

Fujifilm X-A1 advantages over Samsung NX3300

  • Lens selection
    Good vs Limited
    Better lens selection gives you more options
  • Focus peaking
    Peaker vs Non-peaker
    Your camera will highlight what's in focus
  • Internal flash
    Internal flash vs None
    Useful in a pinch for fill flash
  • Higher-res screen
    307k vs 154k pixels
    More detail on the screen lets you judge focus and composition
  • Has anti-aliasing filter
    Filter vs No Filter
    Reduces unsightly moiré in photos
  • Wider angle kit lens
    24 mm vs 30 mm
    Capture more of the scene with the included lens
  • Faster JPEG shooting
    5.6 fps vs 5.0 fps
    Faster JPEG shooting (burst mode)
  • Bigger JPEG buffer
    30 vs 13 shots
    Take more JPEG shots before waiting (burst mode)

Samsung NX3300 advantages over Fujifilm X-A1

  • In-camera panoramas
    Yes vs No
    Stitches multiple shots into a panoramic photo
  • Newer
    4 years vs 5 years old
    Newer cameras often support more advanced features
  • Lighter weight
    230g vs 330g
    Lighter weight
  • More pixels
    20.3 vs 16.3 megapixels
    Higher resolution photos
  • Lacks anti-aliasing filter
    No Filter vs Filter
    Enjoy sharper photos
  • Slow-motion videos
    Yes vs No
    Shoot slow-motion videos

Similarities

Common Strengths

  • Tiltable Screen
    Both provide
    Tilt the screen for shooting flexbility
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
    Both provide
    Share your photos wirelessly
  • HDMI out
    Both provide
    Use HDMI output 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

  • Eye-level viewfinder
    Neither provide
    You'll be able to frame photos even when the sun is out
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
    Neither provide
    Reduces the effects of camera shake at slower shutter speeds
  • Touchscreen
    Neither provide
    Interact with your camera just like your smartphone
  • Built-in Bluetooth
    Neither provide
    Always-on wireless connectivity
  • Built-in GPS
    Neither provide
    Geotag your photos
  • On-sensor phase detect
    Neither provide
    Usually improves live view and video AF performance
  • Top deck display
    Neither provide
    Check settings with a screen on top of the camera
  • External Mic Jack
    Neither provide
    Improved sound fidelity when shooting video
  • Dual card slots
    Neither provide
    Gives you more storage flexibility
  • Headphone jack
    Neither provide
    Monitor audio recording while you shoot video

User reviews

Buy From

Your purchases support this site

Buy the Samsung NX3300

Review Excerpt

The Competition

Compared to Sony NEX-3N

Fujifilm X-A1
Sony NEX-3N
  • $450
  • APS-C
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
  • Higher-res screen
  • $500
  • APS-C
  • In-camera panoramas
  • Longer stills battery life
Samsung NX3300
Sony NEX-3N
  • $483
  • APS-C
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
  • Newer
  • $500
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Focus peaking

Compared to Samsung NX2000

Fujifilm X-A1
Samsung NX2000
  • $450
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Tiltable Screen
  • $488
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • In-camera panoramas
Samsung NX3300
Samsung NX2000
  • $483
  • APS-C
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Newer
  • $488
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Touchscreen

Compared to Fujifilm X-M1

Fujifilm X-A1
Fujifilm X-M1
  • $450
  • APS-C
  • Bigger JPEG buffer
  • $385
  • APS-C
  • Doesn't require an AA filter
Samsung NX3300
Fujifilm X-M1
  • $483
  • APS-C
  • In-camera panoramas
  • NFC
  • $385
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Focus peaking

Compared to Sony NEX-5T

Fujifilm X-A1
Sony NEX-5T
  • $450
  • APS-C
  • Internal flash
  • Bigger JPEG buffer
  • $448
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • In-camera panoramas
Samsung NX3300
Sony NEX-5T
  • $483
  • APS-C
  • Newer
  • More pixels
  • $448
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Focus peaking

Compared to Canon EOS M10

Fujifilm X-A1
Canon EOS M10
  • $450
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Focus peaking
  • $599
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • On-sensor phase detect
Samsung NX3300
Canon EOS M10
  • $483
  • APS-C
  • Larger sensor
  • In-camera panoramas
  • $599
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • On-sensor phase detect
Compare Other Cameras?