60points
69points

Fujifilm X-T20

64points
72points

Sony Alpha 7

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
Comparison winner
Cost-effectiveness winner
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62 facts in comparison

Fujifilm X-T20 vs Sony Alpha 7

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
60
points
Fujifilm X-T20
64
points
Sony Alpha 7

Why is Fujifilm X-T20 better than Sony Alpha 7?

  • 208 more focus points
    ?

    325vs117
  • 2x higher maximum light sensitivity
    ?

    51200 ISOvs25600 ISO
  • 10shots longer battery life
    ?

    350shotsvs340shots
  • 1.6x faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
    ?

    8fpsvs5fps
  • 91g lighter
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    383gvs474g
  • Has timelapse function
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  • Has a touch screen
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  • Has touch autofocus
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Why is Sony Alpha 7 better than Fujifilm X-T20?

  • 2.32x larger sensor
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    35.8 x 23.9mmvs23.6 x 15.6mm
  • 50% faster maximum shutter speed
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    1/8000svs0.00025s
  • 8% more viewfinder coverage
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    100%vs92%
  • 310k dots higher resolution (screen)
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    1230k dotsvs920k dots
  • 36 more lenses available
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    71vs35
  • Has NFC
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  • Supports AVCHD format
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  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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Price comparison

Sony Alpha 7

Buy used:

$379.99

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Design

1.Has a flip-out screen
Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.weight

383g

474g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
4.viewfinder coverage

92%

100%

With 100% coverage, you can compose the image correctly when you capture the photo. With less than full coverage, you may have to crop your photos afterward to get them looking perfect.
5.Has a hot shoe
Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.
6.screen resolution

920k dots

1230k dots

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.

Optics

1.sensor size

23.6 x 15.6mm

35.8 x 23.9mm

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
2.focus points

325

117

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
3.megapixels (main camera)

24.3MP

24.3MP

The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
4.maximum light sensitivity

51200 ISO

25600 ISO

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
5.continuous shooting at high resolution

8fps

5fps

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
6.has AF tracking
Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 30fps

1080 x 60fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
2.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
3.Has timelapse function
Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky.
4.has a 24p cinema mode
Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
5.supports AVCHD format
Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

Audio

1.has a stereo microphone
Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
2.has a microphone input
Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Battery

1.Battery life (CIPA)

350shots

340shots

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
2.has a removable battery
Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
3.has a rechargeable battery
Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
4.has a battery level indicator
Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.supports Wi-Fi
Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
2.has an external memory slot
Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
3.Has a remote control
Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
5.has an HDMI output
Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
6.supports a remote smartphone
Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.

Price comparison

Sony Alpha 7

Buy used:

$379.99

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