• APS-C 368.2mm2
  • 16.3 megapixels
  • ISO 200 - 6400
  • APS-C 332.3mm2
  • 24.2 megapixels
  • ISO 100 - 25,600

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Differences

Fujifilm X-E2S advantages over Canon T7i

  • Focus peaking
    Peaker vs Non-peaker
    Your camera will highlight what's in focus
  • Larger sensor
    APS-C vs APS-C
    More sensor area. Bigger is (generally) better.
  • Bigger pixels
    ~ 4.82 vs 3.72 microns
    Better low-light and dynamic range (all else equal)
  • In-camera panoramas
    Yes vs No
    Stitches multiple shots into a panoramic photo
  • Thinner
    37 mm vs 76 mm
    Thinner
  • More viewfinder magnification
    0.62x vs 0.51x
    Get a bigger view of the scene through the eye-level viewfinder
  • Doesn't require an AA filter
    Yes vs No
    A unique sensor design provides sharp photos without moiré
  • Faster JPEG shooting
    7.0 fps vs 6.0 fps
    Faster JPEG shooting (burst mode)
  • Faster shutter
    1/32000 vs 1/4000 sec
    Shoot wide open in bright light

Canon T7i advantages over Fujifilm X-E2S

  • Lens selection
    Excellent vs Good
    Better lens selection gives you more options
  • Tilt-swivel screen
    Tilt-swivel vs none
    Tilt and swivel the screen for maximum shooting flexibility
  • Touchscreen
    Touch vs No touch
    Interact with your camera just like your smartphone
  • NFC
    Yes vs No
    Simplifies pairing your camera with supported phones
  • Built-in Bluetooth
    Yes vs No
    Always-on wireless connectivity
  • Longer stills battery life
    More info 600 vs 350 shots
    Capture more photos
  • Newer
    15 months vs 2 years old
    Newer cameras often support more advanced features
  • More pixels
    24.2 vs 16.3 megapixels
    Higher resolution photos
  • Bigger JPEG buffer
    148 vs 18 shots
    Take more JPEG shots before waiting (burst mode)

Similarities

Common Strengths

  • Eye-level viewfinder
    Both provide
    You'll be able to frame photos even when the sun is out
  • 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
  • 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

  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
    Neither provide
    Reduces the effects of camera shake at slower shutter speeds
  • Built-in GPS
    Neither provide
    Geotag your photos
  • Top deck display
    Neither provide
    Check settings with a screen on top of the camera
  • Dual card slots
    Neither provide
    Gives you more storage flexibility
  • 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

  • Very good image quality; Improved dynamic range & high ISO quality over T6i; 45-point AF system; Fast Dual Pixel CMOS AF; Improved buffer depth.

  • Default JPEGs slightly soft straight out of camera; Dynamic range & high ISO still lags behind competitors; No 4K video.

The Competition

Compared to Fujifilm X-A2

Fujifilm X-E2S
Fujifilm X-A2
  • $544
  • APS-C
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • In-camera panoramas
  • $550
  • APS-C
  • Tiltable Screen
  • Wider angle kit lens
Canon T7i
Fujifilm X-A2
  • $699
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Tilt-swivel screen
  • $550
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Larger sensor

Compared to Fujifilm X-T10

Fujifilm X-E2S
Fujifilm X-T10
  • $544
  • APS-C
  • Bigger JPEG buffer
  • $588
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Tiltable Screen
Canon T7i
Fujifilm X-T10
  • $699
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Tilt-swivel screen
  • $588
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Larger sensor

Compared to Fujifilm X-A10

Fujifilm X-E2S
Fujifilm X-A10
  • $544
  • APS-C
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • On-sensor phase detect
  • $599
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Tiltable Screen
Canon T7i
Fujifilm X-A10
  • $699
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Tilt-swivel screen
  • $599
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Focus peaking

Compared to Pentax KP

Fujifilm X-E2S
Pentax KP
  • $544
  • APS-C
  • Bigger pixels
  • In-camera panoramas
  • $879
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
Canon T7i
Pentax KP
  • $699
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Tilt-swivel screen
  • $879
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Larger sensor

Compared to Canon T7

Fujifilm X-E2S
Canon T7
  • $544
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Larger sensor
  • $549
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • NFC
Canon T7i
Canon T7
  • $699
  • APS-C
  • Tilt-swivel screen
  • Touchscreen
  • $549
  • APS-C
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