• APS-C 369.0mm2
  • 20.9 megapixels
  • ISO 100 - 51,200
  • APS-C 366.6mm2
  • 26.1 megapixels
  • ISO 160 - 12,800

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Differences

Nikon Z50 advantages over Fujifilm X-S10

  • Wider angle kit lens
    24 mm vs 27 mm
    Capture more of the scene with the included lens
  • Faster JPEG shooting
    11.0 fps vs 8.0 fps
    Faster JPEG shooting (burst mode)
  • Higher extended ISO
    204800 vs 51200 ISO
    Higher extended ISO can give more low-light flexibility

Fujifilm X-S10 advantages over Nikon Z50

  • Tilt-swivel screen
    Tilt-swivel vs tilt-only
    Tilt and swivel the screen for maximum shooting flexibility
  • Slower slow-motion
    240 fps vs 120 fps
    Supports slower slow-mo
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
    Yes vs No
    Reduces the effects of camera shake at slower shutter speeds
  • In-camera panoramas
    Yes vs No
    Stitches multiple shots into a panoramic photo
  • More pixels
    26.1 vs 20.9 megapixels
    Higher resolution photos
  • Headphone jack
    Yes vs No
    Monitor audio recording while you shoot video
  • Doesn't require an AA filter
    Yes vs No
    A unique sensor design provides sharp photos without moiré
  • Longer exposure
    900 vs 30 sec
    Long exposures for night shots
  • Faster shutter
    1/32000 vs 1/4000 sec
    Shoot wide open in bright light

Similarities

Common Strengths

  • Focus peaking
    Both provide
    Your camera will highlight what's in focus
  • Eye-level viewfinder
    Both provide
    You'll be able to frame photos even when the sun is out
  • Shoot 4K video
    Both provide
    Make sure you have a fast computer
  • Touchscreen
    Both provide
    Interact with your camera just like your smartphone
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
    Both provide
    Share your photos wirelessly
  • Built-in Bluetooth
    Both provide
    Always-on wireless connectivity
  • 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 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
  • Slow-motion videos
    Both provide
    Shoot slow-motion videos

Common Weaknesses

  • NFC
    Neither provide
    Simplifies pairing your camera with supported phones
  • 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

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The Competition

Compared to Canon EOS M50

Nikon Z50
Canon EOS M50
  • $857
  • APS-C
  • Larger sensor
  • Longer stills battery life
  • $579
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Tilt-swivel screen
Fujifilm X-S10
Canon EOS M50
  • $1000
  • APS-C
  • Slower slow-motion
  • Lens selection
  • $579
  • APS-C
  • NFC
  • More dots on screen

Compared to Sony A6400

Nikon Z50
Sony A6400
  • $857
  • APS-C
  • Newer
  • Lacks anti-aliasing filter
  • $898
  • APS-C
  • In-camera panoramas
  • NFC
Fujifilm X-S10
Sony A6400
  • $1000
  • APS-C
  • Tilt-swivel screen
  • Slower slow-motion
  • $898
  • APS-C
  • NFC
  • Wider angle kit lens

Compared to Sony A6100

Nikon Z50
Sony A6100
  • $857
  • APS-C
  • Lacks anti-aliasing filter
  • Higher extended ISO
  • $748
  • APS-C
  • In-camera panoramas
  • NFC
Fujifilm X-S10
Sony A6100
  • $1000
  • APS-C
  • Tilt-swivel screen
  • Slower slow-motion
  • $748
  • APS-C
  • NFC
  • Wider angle kit lens

Compared to Fujifilm X-T200

Nikon Z50
Fujifilm X-T200
  • $857
  • APS-C
  • Lacks anti-aliasing filter
  • Higher extended ISO
  • $563
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Tilt-swivel screen
Fujifilm X-S10
Fujifilm X-T200
  • $1000
  • APS-C
  • Slower slow-motion
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • $563
  • APS-C
  • More dots on screen
  • Wider angle kit lens

Compared to Canon EOS M50 II

Nikon Z50
Canon EOS M50 II
  • $857
  • APS-C
  • Larger sensor
  • Lacks anti-aliasing filter
  • $600
  • APS-C
  • Tilt-swivel screen
  • NFC
Fujifilm X-S10
Canon EOS M50 II
  • $1000
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Larger sensor
  • $600
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • NFC
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