Fujifilm X-S10 Review

November 23, 2020 | Mark Goldstein |

Specifications

Number of effective pixels 26.1 millions pixels
Image sensor 23.5mm x 15.6mm (APS-C) X-Trans CMOS 4 with primary color filter.
Sensor Cleaning system Ultra Sonic Vibration
Storage media SD memory card ( - 2GB) / SDHC memory card ( - 32GB) / SDXC memory card ( - 2TB)
UHS-I
File format of still image JPEG: Exif Ver.2.3 *1
RAW: 14bit RAW (RAF original format)
Number of recorded pixels [L]<3:2> 6240 x 4160 <16:9> 6240 x 3512 <1:1> 4160 x 4160
[M]<3:2> 4416 x 2944 <16:9> 4416 x 2488 <1:1> 2944 x 2944
[S]<3:2> 3120 x 2080 <16:9> 3120 x 1760 <1:1> 2080 x 2080
Lens mount FUJIFILM X mount
Sensitivity Standard output AUTO1 / AUTO2 / AUTO3 (up to ISO12800) / ISO160 - 12800 (1/3 step)
Extended output ISO80 / 100 / 125 / 25600 / 51200
Exposure control TTL 256-zone metering, Multi / Spot / Average / Center Weighted
Exposure mode P (Program AE) / A (Aperture Priority AE) / S (Shutter Speed Priority AE) / M (Manual Exposure)
Exposure compensation -5.0EV - +5.0EV 1/3EV step (Movie: -2.0EV - +2.0EV)
Image stabilizer Mechanism Image sensor shift mechanism with 5-axis compensation
Compensation Effect Maximum 6.0 stops (based on CIPA standard. Pitch/yaw shake only.
Digital Image Stabilization Yes (movie mode only)
IS MODE BOOST Yes (movie mode only)
Shutter type Focal Plane Shutter
Shutter speed Mechanical Shutter P mode: 4sec. to 1/4000sec. A mode: 30sec. to 1/4000sec. S/M mode: 15min. to 1/4000sec. Bulb mode: up to 60min.
Electronic Shutter *2 P mode: 4sec. to 1/32000sec. A mode: 30sec. to 1/32000sec. S/M mode: 15min. to 1/32000sec. Bulb mode: 1sec. Fixed
Mechanical +
Electronic shutter
P mode: 4sec. to 1/32000sec. A mode: 30sec. to 1/32000sec. S/M mode: 15min. to 1/32000sec. Bulb mode: up to 60min.
Movie 1/4000sec. - 1/24sec. (depends on the frame rate)
Synchronized shutter speed for flash 1/180sec. or slower
Continuous shooting Approx. 30fps [Only electronic shutter, 1.25 x Crop ] (JPEG: 29 frames Lossless compressed RAW: 17 frames Compressed RAW: 17 frames Uncompressed RAW: 17 frames)
Approx. 20fps [Only electronic shutter, 1.25 x Crop ] (JPEG: 79 frames Lossless compressed RAW: 17 frames Compressed RAW: 20 frames Uncompressed RAW: 17 frames)
Approx. 10fps [Only electronic shutter, 1.25 x Crop ] (JPEG: 153 frames Lossless compressed RAW: 18 frames Compressed RAW: 26 frames Uncompressed RAW: 18 frames)
Approx. 20fps [Only electronic shutter ] (JPEG: 32 frames Lossless compressed RAW: 17 frames Compressed RAW: 17 frames Uncompressed RAW: 17 frames)
Approx. 10fps [Only electronic shutter ] (JPEG: 81 frames Lossless compressed RAW: 18 frames Compressed RAW: 21 frames Uncompressed RAW: 18 frames)
Approx. 8fps (JPEG: 105 frames Lossless compressed RAW: 18 frames Compressed RAW: 23 frames Uncompressed RAW: 18 frames)
Pre-shot: Approx. 30fps [Only electronic shutter, 1.25 x Crop ] (max. 10 frames while half press, max. 15 frames after full press, total max. 25 frames)
Pre-shot: Approx. 20fps [Only electronic shutter, 1.25 x Crop ] (max. 10 frames while half press, max. 48 frames after full press, total max. 58 frames)
Pre-shot: Approx. 10fps [Only electronic shutter, 1.25 x Crop ] (max. 10 frames while half press, max. 110 frames after full press, total max. 120 frames)
*Recordable frames depends on recording media
*Speed of continuous shooting depends on shooting environment and shooting frames
Auto bracketing AE Bracketing (Frames: 2, 3, 5, 7, 9 Step: by 1/3EV step, up to ±3EV steps)
Filmsimulation bracketing (Any 3 types of film simulation selectable)
Dynamic Range Bracketing (100%, 200%, 400%)
ISO sensitivity Bracketing (±1/3EV, ±2/3EV, ±1EV)
White Balance Bracketing (±1, ±2, ±3)
Focus Bracketing (Frames: 1 - 999, Step: 1-10, Interval: 0 - 10s)
Focus Mode Single AF / Continuous AF / MF
Type Intelligent Hybrid AF
(TTL contrast AF / TTL phase detection AF)
Low-light Performance Contrast: -4.0EV Phase Detection: -7.0EV (XF50mmF1.0 attached)
AF frame
selection
Single point AF: EVF / LCD: 13 x 9 / 25 x 17 (Changeable size of AF frame)
Zone AF: 3 x 3 / 5 x 5 / 7 x 7 from 91 areas on 13 x 9 grid
Wide/Tracking AF *AF-S: Wide / AF-C: Tracking
All
White balance Auto (WHITE PRIORITY, AUTO, AMBIENCE PRIORITY), / Custom1 - 3 / Color temperature selection (2500K - 10000K) /
Preset: Fine, Shade, Fluorescent light (Daylight), Fluorescent light (Warm White), Fluorescent light (Cool White), Incandescent light, Underwater
Self-timer 10sec. / 2sec.
Interval timer shooting Yes (Setting: Interval, Number of shots, Starting time)
Flash Manual pop-up flash (Super Intelligent Flash)
Flash modes SYNC. MODE 1ST CURTAIN / 2ND CURTAIN (When SYNC TERMINAL on the hot shoe is used)
FLASH MODE TTL (TTL AUTO (P mode) / STANDARD / SLOW SYNC. ) / MANUAL / COMMANDER / OFF (When BUILT-IN FLASH is set)
TTL (TTL AUTO (P mode) / STANDARD / SLOW SYNC. ) / MANUAL / MULTI / OFF (When SHOE MOUNT FLASH is set)
Hot shoe Yes (Dedicated TTL Flash compatible)
Viewfinder 0.39 inch approx. 2.36 millions dots OLED Color Viewfinder
LCD monitor 3.0 inch, aspect ratio 3:2, approx. 1.04 millions dots touch screen color LCD monitor(approx. 100% coverage)
Movie recording File format MOV (MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, Audio: Linear PCM / Stereo sound 24bit / 48KHz sampling)
MP4 (MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, Audio: AAC)
Movie compression Long-GOP
File size
Frame rate
Recording time
[DCI 4K(4096×2160)]  29.97p/25p/24p/23.98p 200Mbps/100Mbps up to approx. 30min
[4K(3840×2160)]  29.97p/25p/24p/23.98p 200Mbps/100Mbps up to approx. 30min
[Full HD(2048 ×1080)] 59.94p/50p/29.97p/25p/24p/23.98p 200Mbps/100Mbps/50Mbps up to approx. 30min.
[Full HD(1920×1080)] 59.94p/50p/29.97p/25p/24p/23.98p 200Mbps/100Mbps/50Mbps up to approx. 30min.
"[Full HD(1920×1080) High speed rec.]
240p / 200p 200Mbps(recording) up to approx. 3min.
120p / 100p 200Mbps(recording) up to approx. 6min."
*The recording time is measured in test conditions at 25°C. The recording time depends on the shooting conditions.
*For recording movies, use a SD memory card with UHS Speed Class 3 or higher.
Film simulation mode 18 modes (PROVIA/Standard, Velvia/Vivid, ASTIA/Soft, Classic Chrome, PRO Neg.Hi, PRO Neg.Std,
Black & White, Black & White+Ye Filter, Black & White+R Filter, Black & White+G Filter, Sepia, ACROS,
ACROS+Ye Filter, ACROS+R Filter, ACROS+G Filter, ETERNA/Cinema, Classic Neg, ETERNA BLEACH BYPASS)
Monochromatic Color
Clarity setting ±5 steps
HDR mode AUTO, 200%, 400%, 800%, 800% +
Grain effect Roughness: STRONG, WEAK, OFF Size: LARGE, SMALL
Color chrome effect STRONG, WEAK, OFF
Color chrome Blue STRONG, WEAK, OFF
Dynamic range setting Still AUTO, 100%, 200%, 400%
ISO restriction (DR100%: No limit, DR200%: ISO320 or more, DR400%: ISO640 or more)
Movie 100%, 200%, 400%
ISO restriction (DR100%: No limit, DR200%: ISO320 or more, DR400%: ISO640 or more)
Advanced filter Toy camera, Miniature, Pop color, High-key, Low-key, Dynamic tone, Soft focus,
Partial color (Red / Orange / Yellow / Green / Blue / Purple)
Wireless
transmitter
Standard IEEE802.11b/g/n (standard wireless protocol)
Encryption WEP / WPA / WPA2 mixed mode
Access mode Infrastructure
Bluetooth® Standard Bluetooth Ver 4.2 (Bluetooth low energy)
Operating frequency (Center frequency) 2402 - 2480MHz
Terminal Digital interface USB Type-C (USB3.2 Gen1 x 1)
HDMI output HDMI micro connector (Type D)
Other ø3.5mm, stereo mini connector (for Microphone and Remote Release), Hot shoe
Power supply NP-W126S Li-ion battery (included)
Battery life for still images*4 Approx. 325 frames (Normal Mode) When XF35mmF1.4 R is set.
Actual battery life of
movie capture*4
*Face detection is set to OFF
[4K] approx. 40min. (29.97p)
[Full HD] approx. 40min. (59.94p)
Continuance battery life of
movie capture*4
*Face detection is set to OFF
[4K] approx. 55min. (29.97p)
[Full HD] approx. 65min. (59.94p)
Dimensions (W) 126.0mm × (H) 85.1mm × (D) 65.4mm (minimum depth 32.9mm)
Weight Approx. 465g (including battery and SD memory card)
Approx. 415g (excluding battery and SD memory card)
Operation
Environment
Operating Temperature 0°C - +40°C
Operating Humidity 10% - 80% (no condensation)
Starting up period Approx. 0.4sec.
Accessories included Li-ion battery NP-W126S
USB cable
Headphone adapter
Shoulder strap
Body cap
Owner's manual