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Fujifilm X-T3 First Impressions Review: Digital Photography Review


When the Fujifilm X-T2 arrived, it was greater than only a modest improve to the already spectacular X-T1, most notably by way of autofocus and video. Whereas the brand new X-T3 hasn’t modified the general design of the digital camera (which does not actually need it, in our opinion), this mannequin is far more than an improve; quite, it is a quantum leap.

The X-T3 brings with it a model new sensor, a hybrid autofocus system that appears extraordinarily promising and video options extra in-line with a Panasonic GH5 than typical fanatic mirrorless cameras. Primarily based on our preliminary impressions, the X-T3 stands out as the mirrorless APS-C digital camera to beat.

Key Specs

  • 26MP BSI ‘X-Trans CMOS 4’ sensor
  • 425-point hybrid AF system
  • Improved AF Monitoring and Face/Eye Detection AF
  • 20 fps taking pictures with AF (11 fps with mechanical shutter)
  • 30 fps taking pictures in 1.25x crop ‘Sports activities Finder’ mode
  • 3.69M-dot digital viewfinder
  • Two-axis tilting touchscreen
  • 10 bit 4:2:Zero H.265 inner video seize (4:2:2 over HDMI)
  • UHD/DCI 4K/60p from 1.18x crop area
  • UHD/DCI 4K/30p utilizing full width of sensor
  • Inner F-Log seize (HLG coming by finish of 2018)
  • Twin UHS-II SD card slots
  • USB C-type connector can be utilized for charging battery
  • Headphone and Mic Sockets
Out of digital camera JPEG shot utilizing the Provia/Normal profile.
ISO 640 | 1/ 160 sec | F2 | Shot utilizing the Fujifilm XF 90mm F2 R LM WR
Photograph by Wenmei Hill

The X-T3 will launch with an MSRP of $1499 (down $100 from the X-T2) however will nonetheless price $1899 when offered as a equipment with the XF 18-55mm R F2.8-Four OIS lens. Will probably be accessible in black or black and silver.

What’s new and the way it compares

Autofocus, video and the person interface are only a small portion of what is new on the X-T3 in comparison with its speedy predecessor.

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Physique and dealing with

The X-T3’s design is sort of similar to that of the X-T2, and that is an excellent factor. The enhancements are vital, although, with the addition of a higher-res EVF and a touchscreen LCD.

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Operation and controls

The secret is customization, with 9 buttons to select from. There are additionally use-case-based AF controls accessible. Battery life is above common.

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First impressions

Fujifilm has raised the bar for video on APS-C cameras, one instance of why crop codecs are usually not lifeless but.

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Pattern gallery

View quite a lot of pattern pictures from our remaining manufacturing X-T3.

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