66points
64points

Fujifilm X-T20

71points
62points

Sony Alpha 7

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

Fujifilm X-T20 vs Sony Alpha 7

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
66
points
Fujifilm X-T20
71
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
  • 1.6x faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
    ?

    8fpsvs5fps
  • 10shots longer battery life
    ?

    350shotsvs340shots
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • 91g lighter
    383gvs474g
  • Has timelapse function
    ?
  • Has a touch screen
    ?

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

  • 2.32x larger sensor
    ?

    35.8 x 23.9mmvs23.6 x 15.6mm
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
    ?
  • 50% faster maximum shutter speed
    ?

    1/8000svs0.00025s
  • 8% more viewfinder coverage
    ?

    100%vs92%
  • 310k dots higher resolution (screen)
    ?

    1230k dotsvs920k dots
  • Has sensor shift stabilization
    ?
  • Can create panoramas in-camera
    ?
  • Has NFC
    ?

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Design

1.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
2.Has a flip-out screen
?

Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
3. more viewfinder coverage
?

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 afterwards to get them looking perfect.

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100%

92%

100%

4.Has a hot shoe
?

A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
6.is a system camera
?

A system camera has many interchangeable components such as lenses, flashes, and other accessories. System cameras offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7

Optics

1.has AF tracking
?

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.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
2.focus points
?

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.

Best

Canon EOS R

5655

325

117

3.sensor size
?

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

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81.2 x 25.4mm

23.6 x 15.6mm

35.8 x 23.9mm

4.maximum light sensitivity
?

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.

Best

Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

1640000 ISO

51200 ISO

25600 ISO

5.has built-in optical image stabilization
?

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
?

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)
?

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.

Best

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K

3456 x 50fps

2160 x 30fps

1080 x 60fps

2.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
3.Has timelapse function
?

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.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
4.has a 24p cinema mode
?

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
5.supports AVCHD format
?

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.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7

Audio

1.has a stereo microphone
?

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
2.has a microphone input
?

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7

Battery

1.Battery life (CIPA)
?

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.

Best

Nikon D3x

4400shots

350shots

340shots

2.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
4.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7

Features

1.has an external memory slot
?

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
2.Has WiFi
?

The device can connect to WiFi.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
3.Has a remote control
?

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
4.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
?

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.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
5.has an accelerometer
?

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7
6.has a HDMI output
?

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Fujifilm X-T20
Sony Alpha 7

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