Fujifilm X-T100 Review
Fujifilm X-T100 News
The Fujifilm X-T100 is a new mid-range mirrorless camera with a 24.2 megapixel sensor, advanced automatic scene recognition, phase detection autofocus system, three way tilting touch screen, electronic viewfinder and the latest Bluetooth technology.
In the UK, the X-T100 comes in three colours; Black, Dark Silver and Champagne Gold. Partnered in a kit with the XC 15-45mm zoom lens, it will be available in late June 2018 for £619.00. In the U.S. and Canada it will cost USD $699.95 and CAD $899.99, or body only for USD $599.95 and CAD $749.99.
Fujifilm UK Press Release
Introducing the FUJIFILM X-T100, the stylish new addition to the X Series range of mirrorless cameras
With a sleek and retro design, the small but mighty X-T100 boasts outstanding image quality thanks to its 24.2 megapixel sensor, combined with Fujifilm’s signature colour reproduction technology. Featuring advanced automatic scene recognition, three way tilting touch screen, and the latest Bluetooth®*1 technology, it’s the ultimate everyday photographic companion.
FUJIFILM Corporation (President: Kenji Sukeno) is delighted to announce that it will launch the FUJIFILM X-T100, the latest exciting addition to the X Series of premium mirrorless digital cameras on 24th May 2018. Sporting a sleek, retro and stylish design, it offers a host of features including a high magnification electronic viewfinder, a horizontal tilting rear LCD screen, and an extended battery life of up to 430 frames.
The small but mighty X-T100 weighs just 448g*2 with an anodized coated aluminum top cover, it delivers a retro look yet luxury feel. The powerful 24.2 megapixel APS-C size sensor is 14 times bigger than the sensor inside a conventional smartphone and using the latest built-in Bluetooth® technology makes image transfer quick and easy for sharing with friends.
The camera is equipped with a phase detection autofocus system and a newly developed autofocus algorithm which offers faster and more precise focusing. Combined with Fujifilm’s renowned outstanding image quality and iconic colour reproduction technology, the X-T100 is a camera that is a pleasure to own and a joy to use. It is the ideal companion for anyone on their photography journey.
Anodized coating offers a retro and stylish design in a variety of colours. Combined with Fujifilm’s iconic colour reproduction technology that has been refined over 80 years, the camera is the perfect companion for a broad range of shooting opportunities.
The X-T100 offers a variety of body colours such as Dark Silver, Black, and Champagne Gold and follows the familiar design of the popular X-T series from Fujifilm, offering three control dials on the top cover.
The X-T100 combines a 24.2 megapixel APS-C sensor with the image processing engine to achieve FUJIFILM’s renowned photo quality. Combined with the supplied FUJINON lens, the camera boasts ultimate image resolution, lowlight capability, wide dynamic range, and outstanding colour reproduction.
Fast autofocus and variety of automatic functions for ease of use – the camera appeals to a wide range of users at any stage on their photography journey.
The X-T100 features phase detection pixels and a newly developed algorithm, originally developed for the flagship X Series models. The Intelligent Hybrid AF system’s fast and precise autofocus ensures that you capture those beautiful photographic moments instantly. Furthermore, the evolved SR+ Auto Mode now combines subject and scene recognition. These automatic functions make the camera approachable and easy to use for anyone.
Compatible with Fujifilm’s iconic and respected X Mount lens lineup and featuring three-way tilting LCD monitor, an electronic view finder, and powerful battery.
The X-T100 is compatible with Fujifilm’s award-winning X Mount lens range, including the latest small and light electronic zoom lens, the XC15-45mmF3.5-5.6 OIS PZ. As a result, the X-T100 can be used to cover any photographic subject and genre.
The 26 lenses*3 of Fujifilm’s extensive lens lineup covers a vast focal length from 15mm to 1200mm (35mm equivalent) including zoom and prime lenses. In combination with newly introduced three-way tilting LCD monitor, high resolution and high magnification (0.62x) organic EL electronic viewfinder, and powerful battery capable of 430 frames per charge, the X-T100 is versatile, reliable and the ideal companion for executing creativity.
New Bluetooth® technology for quick and seamless image transfer.
The Bluetooth® low energy technology has been incorporated for quick, easy and automatic transfer of still images to paired smartphones and tablet devices, using the free smart-device app, ‘FUJIFILM Camera Remote’. The seamless transfer function provides constant image transfer even while in shooting mode, so images can be shared and uploaded at a moments’ notice. The camera is also compatible with FUJIFILM Instax SP-3 printer, so users can enjoy the fun of printing and sharing their images more than ever before.
Artistic expression made easy, with unique and iconic Film Simulation and Advanced Filter modes.
The X-T100 offers 11 variations of FUJIFILM’s unique Film Simulation Modes and 17 variations of Advanced Filters, making adding advanced artistic flair easy with the reproduction of film-like colour tones and artistic expression.
In addition, the setting adjustments are quick and easy, with one-step operation possible via the function dial, exposure compensation dial, and touch-and-flick function on rear LCD monitor. All these features have been designed to boost freedom in photographic expressions.
*1 The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by the Bluetooth SIG, INC. and any use of such marks by FUJIFILM Corporation is under license.
*2 Include SD card and battery
*3 As of May 2018
|Model Name||FUJIFILM X-T100|
|Number of effective pixels||24.2 million pixels|
|Image sensor||23.5mm×15.7mm（APS-C） CMOS with primary color filter|
|Sensor Cleaning system||Ultra Sonic Vibration|
|Storage media||SD Card (-2GB) / SDHC Card (-32GB) / SDXC Card (-256GB) UHS-I*1|
|"JPEG (Exif Ver 2.3*2)|
14bit RAW (RAF format)/RAW+JPEG
(Design rule for Camera File system compliant, DPOF-compatible)"
|(movie)||"Movie File Format : MOV |
Movie Video Compression : H.264
Audio : Linear PCM Stereo "
|Number of recorded pixels||"L: (3:2) 6000ｘ4000 / (16:9) 6000ｘ3376 / (1:1) 4000×4000 |
M: (3:2) 4240ｘ2832 / (16:9) 4240ｘ2384 / (1:1) 2832×2832
S: (3:2) 3008ｘ2000 / (16:9) 3008ｘ1688 / (1:1) 2000×2000
180°: Vertical: 2160 x 9600 / Horizontal: 9600 x 1440
120°: Vertical: 2160 x 6400 / Horizontal: 6400 x 1440"
|Lens mount||FUJIFILM X mount|
|Sensitivity||"Standard Output Sensitivity : AUTO1 / AUTO2 / AUTO3(up to ISO6400) / ISO200 to 12800(1/3 step)|
Extended output sensitivity : ISO100 / 25600 / 51200"
|Exposure control||TTL 256-zones metering, Multi / Spot / Average|
|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 recording : -2.0EV - +2.0EV)"
|Image Stabilizer||Supported with OIS type lens|
|Shutter type||Focal Plane Shutter|
|"Shutter speed Mechanical Shutter"||"4 sec. to 1/4000 sec.(P mode), 30 sec. to 1/4000 sec.(All modes)|
Bulb mode(up to 60 min), TIME : 30 sec. to 1/4000 sec."
|Electronic Shutter*3||"4 sec. to 1/32000 sec.(P mode), 30 sec. to 1/32000 sec.(All modes)|
Bulb mode(1 sec. fixed), TIME : 30 sec to 1/32000sec."
|Mechanical + Electronic Shutter||"4 sec. to 1/32000 sec.(P mode), 30 sec. to 1/32000 sec.(All modes)|
Bulb mode(up to 60 min), TIME : 30 sec. to 1/32000 sec."
|Synchronized shutter speed for flash||1/180 sec. or slower|
|Continuous shooting||"Approx. 6.0 fps (JPEG : max. approx. 26 frames)|
Approx. 3.0 fps (JPEG : max. up to card full)
* Use a card with UHS Speed Class 1.
* Speed of continuous shooting depends on shooting environment and shooting frames."
|Auto bracketing||"AE Bracketing (2/3/5/7/9 frames) ±1/3EV-±3EV, 1/3EV step|
Film Simulation 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 (mode) "||Single AF / Continuous AF / MF / AF+MF|
|(type)||Intelligent Hybrid AF: TTL contrast AF / TTL phase detection AF, AF assist illuminator available|
|(AF frame selection)||"Single point AF: 7x13 (Changeable size of AF frame among 5 types), |
Zone AF: 3x3 / 5x5 / 7x7 from 91 areas on 7x13 grid,
Wide/Tracking AF: (up to 18 area)
* AF-S : Wide
* AF-C : Tracking"
|White balance||"Automatic Scene recognition / 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||2sec. / 10sec. / Smile / Buddy (LV.1 - LV.3) / Group (1-4 subjects) / Face Auto Shutter|
|Flash||"Manual pop-up flash (Super Intelligent Flash)|
Guide number : Approx 5 (ISO100・m) / Approx 7 (ISO200・m)"
|Flash modes||"Red-eye removal OFF: Auto/Forced Flash/Suppressed Flash/Slow Synchro/Rear-curtain Synchro/Commander|
Red-eye removal ON: Red-eye Reduction Auto/Red-eye Reduction & Forced Flash/Suppressed Flash/
Red-eye Reduction & Slow Synchro/Red-eye Reduction & Rear-curtain Synchro/Commander
*Red-eye removal is active when Face Detection is set to ON."
|Hot shoe||Yes ( dedicated TTL Flash compatible)|
|Viewfinder||"0.39-in., Approx. 2,360K-dot OLED color viewfinder, Coverage of viewing area vs. capturing area : Approx. 100%|
Eye point : Approx. 17.5mm ( from the rear end of the camera's eyepiece), Diopter adjustment : -4m - +2m-1(dpt)
Magnification : 0.62x with 50mm lens[(35mm format equivalent) at infinity and diopter set to -1m-1.
Diagonal angle of view : Approx. 30°( Horizontal angle of view : Approx. 25°) Built-in eye sensor"
|LCD monitor||3.0-inch, aspect ratio 3:2, approx. 1,040K-dot 3 Way Tilt-type Touch capable TFT color LCD monitor|
|Movie recording||"4K 3840 x 2160 15P, Continuous recording : up to approx. 30 min.|
Full HD 1920 x 1080 59.94p / 50p / 24p / 23.98p, Continuous recording : up to approx. 30 min.
HD 1280 x 720 59.94p / 50p / 24p / 23.98p, Continuous recording : up to approx. 30 min.
High Speed Movie 1280x720 1.6x / 2x / 3.3x / 4x, Continuous recording : up to approx. 7 min.
*For 4K movie recording, use a card with UHS Speed Class 3 or higher
* Although movie recording will continue without interruption when the file size reaches 4 GB, subsequent footage will be recorded to a separate file which must be viewed separately."
|Mode dial||Advanced SR AUTO / P / S / A / M / Night / Sports / Landscape / Portrait Enhancer / SP(Scene Position) / Adv. / Panorama|
|Film Simulation mode||11 type (PROVIA/STANDARD, Velvia/VIVID, ASTIA/SOFT, CLASSIC CHROME, PRO Neg Hi, PRO Neg. Std, MONOCHROME, MONOCHROME+Ye FILTER, MONOCHROME+R FILTER, MONOCHROME+G FILTER, SEPIA)|
|Dynamic range setting||"AUTO, 100%, 200%, 400%|
ISO restriction (DR100%: No limit, DR200%: ISO400 or more, DR400%: ISO800 or more)"
|Advanced filter||Toy camera, Miniature, Pop color, High-key, Low-key, Dynamic tone, Fish-eye, Soft focus, Cross screen, Partial color (Red / Orange / Yellow / Green / Blue / Purple), Fog remove, HDR Art|
|Touch screen||"Shooting Mode|
Touch Shooting, AF, Focus Area, OFF
Touch Function, EVF Touch Screen Area Settings(ALL, RIGHT, LEFT, UPPER RIGHT, UPPER LEFT, LOWER RIGHT, LOWER LEFT, OFF)
Swipe, Zoom, Pinch-in / Pinch-out, Double-tap, Drag"
|Other photography functions||4K Burst, 4K Multi Focus, HDR, Electronic level, Advanced SR AUTO, Eye detection AF, Face Detection, Interval timer shooting, Auto Red-eye Removal, Select custom setting, Motion panorama, Color space, Setting (Color, Sharpness, D-range, Gradation), Film Simulation, Advanced Filter, Framing guideline, Frame No. memory, Histogram display, Preview depth of focus, Pre-AF, Focus check, Focus Peak Highlight, Multiple exposure, Release priority / Focus priority selection, Fn button setting, ISO AUTO control, Interlock spot AE & Focus area, Edit/Save quick menu, Preview exp./WB in manual mode, Shutter Type, Touch screen setting|
|Playback functions||RAW conversion, Image rotate, Auto image rotate, Face Detection, Red-eye reduction, Photobook assist, Erase selected frames, Multi-frame playback (with micro thumbnail), Slide show, Protect, Crop, Resize, Panorama, Favorites|
|Wireless transmitter (Standards)||IEEE 802.11b/g/n (standard wireless protocol)|
|(Encryption)||WEP/WPA/WPA2 midex mode|
|Bluetooth ® (Standards)||Bluetooth Ver. 4.1 (Bluetooth Low Energy)|
|(Operating frequency)||2402 - 2480MHz|
|Wireless function||Geotagging setup, Image transfer (Individual image/Selected multiple images), View & Obtain Images, PC Autosave, instax Printer Print, Pairing registration, Delete pairing registration, Bluetooth ON/OFF setting, Auto image transfer|
|Other functions||PictBridge, Exif Print, 35 Languages, Date/Time, Time difference, Sound & Flash OFF, Quick start Mode, High Performance, Preview exp. in Manual mode, LCD Brightness, LCD Color, Preview Pic. Effect, DISP. Custom Setting, EVF Brightness, EVF Color|
|Terminal (Video output)|
|(Digital interface)||"USB 2.0 High-Speed / micro USB terminal|
* connectable with Remote Release RR-90 (sold separately)"
|(HD output)||HDMI Micro connector (Type D)|
|(Others)||φ2.5mm MIC/Remote Release jack|
|Power supply||"NP-W126S Li-ion battery (included)"|
|Dimensions||"121.0 (W) mm x 83.0 (H) mm x 47.4 (D) mm / 4.8 in.(W) x 3.3 in. (H) x 1.9 in. (D)|
(Minimum depth: 33.4 mm/1.3 in.)"
|Weight||Approx. 448g / 15.8 oz. (including battery and memory card)|
Approx. 399g / 14.1 oz. (excluding accessories, battery and memory card)
|Operating Temperature||0 - 40℃ / 32-104°F|
|Operating Humidity||10 - 80% (no condensation)|
|Battery life for still images*4||"NP-W126S Li-ion battery (included)|
Battery life for still images*4
Approx. 430frams (Normal Mode) When XF35mmF1.4 R is set.
Actual battery life of movie capture*4
*Face detection is set to OFF
4K: approx. 90 min., FULL HD: approx. 100 min.
Continuance battery life of movie capture*4
*Face detection is set to OFF
4K: approx. 150 min., FULL HD: approx. 170 min."
|Starting up period||"Approx. 0.4 sec., when High Performance mode set to ON|
Approx. 0.8 sec., when High Performance mode set to OFF
* Fujifilm research"
|Accessories included||"Li-ion battery NP-W126S |
AC power adapter
*1 Please see the Fujifilm website (http://www.fujifilm.com/support/digital_cameras/compatibility/card/x/) to check memory card compatibility.
*2 Exif 2.3 is a digital camera file format that contains a variety of shooting information for optimal printing.
*3 The Electronic Shutter may not be suitable for fast-moving objects. Flash can not be used.
*4 Approximate number of frames that can be taken with a fully-charged battery based on CIPA standard.
Availability and pricing
The FUJIFILM X-T100 comes in three colours; Black, Dark Silver and Champagne Gold. Partnered in a kit with the XC15-45mm zoom lens, it will be available in late June 2018, with an SRP of £619.00.