• APS-C 368.2mm2
  • 16.3 megapixels
  • ISO 200 - 6400
  • APS-C 368.2mm2
  • 16.3 megapixels
  • ISO 200 - 6400

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Differences

Fujifilm X-M1 advantages over Fujifilm X-A1

  • Less expensive
    $390* vs $450
    Save money for lenses or accessories
  • Doesn't require an AA filter
    Yes vs No
    A unique sensor design provides sharp photos without moiré

Fujifilm X-A1 advantages over Fujifilm X-M1

  • Bigger JPEG buffer
    30 vs 16 shots
    Take more JPEG shots before waiting (burst mode)

Similarities

Common Strengths

  • 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
  • Internal flash
    Both provide
    Useful in a pinch for fill flash
  • 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

  • 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
  • In-camera panoramas
    Neither provide
    Stitches multiple shots into a panoramic photo
  • 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
  • Slow-motion videos
    Neither provide
    Shoot slow-motion videos

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The Competition

Compared to Samsung NX1000

Fujifilm X-M1
Samsung NX1000
  • $390
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Focus peaking
  • $349
  • APS-C
  • Shoots 24p video
  • More pixels
Fujifilm X-A1
Samsung NX1000
  • $450
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Focus peaking
  • $349
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Shoots 24p video

Compared to Sony NEX-3N

Fujifilm X-M1
Sony NEX-3N
  • $390
  • APS-C
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
  • Higher-res screen
  • $445
  • APS-C
  • In-camera panoramas
  • Longer stills battery life
Fujifilm X-A1
Sony NEX-3N
  • $450
  • APS-C
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
  • Higher-res screen
  • $445
  • APS-C
  • In-camera panoramas
  • Longer stills battery life

Compared to Samsung NX1100

Fujifilm X-M1
Samsung NX1100
  • $390
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Focus peaking
  • $500
  • APS-C
  • Shoots 24p video
  • More pixels
Fujifilm X-A1
Samsung NX1100
  • $450
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Focus peaking
  • $500
  • APS-C
  • Shoots 24p video
  • More pixels

Compared to Sony NEX-5T

Fujifilm X-M1
Sony NEX-5T
  • $390
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Internal flash
  • $548
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • In-camera panoramas
Fujifilm X-A1
Sony NEX-5T
  • $450
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Internal flash
  • $548
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • In-camera panoramas

Compared to Samsung NX3000

Fujifilm X-M1
Samsung NX3000
  • $390
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Focus peaking
  • $599
  • APS-C
  • In-camera panoramas
  • NFC
Fujifilm X-A1
Samsung NX3000
  • $450
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Lens selection
  • $599
  • APS-C
  • In-camera panoramas
  • More pixels
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