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Canon R6 vs Fujifilm X-H2

Portability
61
Imaging
74
Features
90
Overall
80
Canon EOS R6 front
 
Fujifilm X-H2 front
Portability
62
Imaging
76
Features
93
Overall
82

Canon R6 vs Fujifilm X-H2 Key Specs

Canon R6
(Full Review)
  • 20MP - Full frame Sensor
  • 3" Fully Articulated Display
  • ISO 100 - 102400 (Push to 204800)
  • Sensor based 5-axis Image Stabilization
  • No Anti-Alias Filter
  • 1/8000s Maximum Shutter
  • 3840 x 2160 video
  • Canon RF Mount
  • 680g - 138 x 98 x 88mm
  • Announced July 2020
  • Later Model is Canon R6 II
Fujifilm X-H2
(Full Review)
  • 40MP - APS-C Sensor
  • 3.00" Fully Articulated Screen
  • ISO 125 - 12800 (Boost to 51200)
  • Sensor based 5-axis Image Stabilization
  • No Anti-Alias Filter
  • 1/8000s Max Shutter
  • 7680 x 4320 video
  • Fujifilm X Mount
  • 660g - 136 x 93 x 95mm
  • Announced September 2022
  • Replaced the Fujifilm X-H1
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Canon R6 vs Fujifilm X-H2 Overview

Lets look a bit more closely at the Canon R6 versus Fujifilm X-H2, one being a Pro Mirrorless and the latter is a Advanced Mirrorless by manufacturers Canon and FujiFilm. There exists a sizeable gap between the resolutions of the R6 (20MP) and Fujifilm X-H2 (40MP) and the R6 (Full frame) and Fujifilm X-H2 (APS-C) use totally different sensor sizing.

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The R6 was manufactured 3 years before the Fujifilm X-H2 and that is quite a large gap as far as technology is concerned. Both the cameras come with the identical body type (SLR-style mirrorless).

Before we go straight into a detailed comparison, below is a quick view of how the R6 grades vs the Fujifilm X-H2 with respect to portability, imaging, features and an overall rating.

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Reasons to pick Canon R6 over the Fujifilm X-H2

 R6 Fujifilm X-H2 

Reasons to pick Fujifilm X-H2 over the Canon R6

 Fujifilm X-H2 R6 
AnnouncedSeptember 2022July 2020Fresher by 26 months

Common features in the Canon R6 and Fujifilm X-H2

 R6 Fujifilm X-H2 
Manual focus Very exact focusing
Screen typeFully ArticulatedFully ArticulatedFully Articulated screen
Screen dimension3"3.00"Identical screen measurement
Screen resolution1620k1620kThe same screen resolution
Selfie screen Both are selfie friendly
Touch screen Quickly navigate

Canon R6 vs Fujifilm X-H2 Physical Comparison

If you're aiming to carry your camera regularly, you're going to have to think about its weight and size. The Canon R6 comes with physical measurements of 138mm x 98mm x 88mm (5.4" x 3.9" x 3.5") having a weight of 680 grams (1.50 lbs) whilst the Fujifilm X-H2 has specifications of 136mm x 93mm x 95mm (5.4" x 3.7" x 3.7") along with a weight of 660 grams (1.46 lbs).

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Always remember, the weight of an Interchangeable Lens Camera will change depending on the lens you select during that time. Below is the front view dimensions comparison of the R6 and the Fujifilm X-H2.

Canon R6 vs Fujifilm X-H2 size comparison

Taking into account dimensions and weight, the portability rating of the R6 and Fujifilm X-H2 is 61 and 62 respectively.

Canon R6 vs Fujifilm X-H2 top view buttons comparison

Canon R6 vs Fujifilm X-H2 Sensor Comparison

Quite often, it is difficult to envision the gap between sensor sizing only by going over specifications. The photograph below will help give you a more clear sense of the sensor sizing in the R6 and Fujifilm X-H2.

To sum up, each of these cameras posses different resolutions and different sensor sizing. The R6 due to its bigger sensor will make shooting shallow depth of field easier and the Fujifilm X-H2 will offer you greater detail due to its extra 20 Megapixels. Higher resolution will also let you crop pictures somewhat more aggressively. The older R6 is going to be disadvantaged in sensor innovation.

Canon R6 vs Fujifilm X-H2 sensor size comparison

Canon R6 vs Fujifilm X-H2 Screen and ViewFinder

Canon R6 vs Fujifilm X-H2 Screen and Viewfinder comparison
Photography Glossary

Photography Type Scores

Portrait Comparison

Canon R6 Portrait photography info
Fujifilm X-H2 Portrait photography info
84
has manual focus
decent MP (20 megapixels)
sensor size is great (Full frame)
has face detection focusing
supports RAW formats
85
manual focus
excellent resolution (40MP)
decent sensor size (APS-C)
features face detect autofocus
saves RAW files
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Street Comparison

Canon R6 as a Street photography camera
Fujifilm X-H2 as a Street photography camera
78
screen can move to multiple angles
image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
sensor size is great (Full frame)
supports RAW formats
supports focus by touch
weather sealing
good ISO range (102,400)
73
screen articulates fully
image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
decent sensor size (APS-C)
saves RAW files
provides touch to focus
weather sealing
heavier than competition (660 grams)
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Sports Comparison

Canon R6 Sports photography factors
Fujifilm X-H2 Sports photography factors
81
high shutter speed (1/8,000 seconds)
silent mode (1/8,000 seconds)
image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
decent MP (20 megapixels)
sensor size is great (Full frame)
has tracking autofocus
weather sealing
supports phase detect AF
bad battery pack (360 shots)
88
great max shutter speed (1/8,000 seconds)
quiet mode (1/180,000 seconds)
image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
excellent resolution (40MP)
decent sensor size (APS-C)
features tracking focus
weather sealing
better than average battery (680 per charge)
comes with phase detect autofocus
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Travel Comparison

Canon R6 Travel photography info
Fujifilm X-H2 Travel photography info
67
weather sealing
supports bluetooth
supports focus by touch
decent MP (20 megapixels)
display is selfie friendly
no Time Lapse mode
bad battery pack (360 CIPA)
74
better than average battery (680 per charge)
weather sealing
supports bluetooth
provides touch to focus
excellent resolution (40 megapixels)
display is selfie friendly
heavier than competition (660g)
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Landscape Comparison

Canon R6 Landscape photography info
Fujifilm X-H2 Landscape photography info
78
has manual focus
swap lenses (Canon RF mount)
screen size is good (3 inches)
image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
decent MP (20MP)
sensor size is great (Full frame)
does not have anti-alias filter
good ISO range (102,400)
supports RAW formats
weather sealing
has dual storage slots
bad battery pack (360 shots)
no Time Lapse mode
86
manual focus
switch lenses (Fujifilm X mount)
screen size is good (3.00")
image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
excellent resolution (40 megapixels)
decent sensor size (APS-C)
does not have anti aliasing filter
saves RAW files
weather sealing
better than average battery (680 CIPA)
has double storage slots
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Vlogging Comparison

Canon R6 Vlogging factors
Fujifilm X-H2 Vlogging factors
79
display is selfie friendly
touch screen
image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
has face detection focusing
high res video (3840 x 2160 pixels)
comes with external mic jack
74
display is selfie friendly
has touchscreen
image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
features face detect autofocus
video resolution high (7680 x 4320 pxls)
does have mic port
heavier than competition (660 grams)
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Canon R6 vs Fujifilm X-H2 Specifications

Detailed spec comparison table for Canon R6 and Fujifilm X-H2
 Canon EOS R6Fujifilm X-H2
General Information
Brand Name Canon FujiFilm
Model Canon EOS R6 Fujifilm X-H2
Type Pro Mirrorless Advanced Mirrorless
Announced 2020-07-09 2022-09-08
Body design SLR-style mirrorless SLR-style mirrorless
Sensor Information
Processor Chip Digic X -
Sensor type CMOS BSI-CMOS
Sensor size Full frame APS-C
Sensor dimensions 36 x 24mm 23.5 x 15.6mm
Sensor area 864.0mm² 366.6mm²
Sensor resolution 20 megapixels 40 megapixels
Anti aliasing filter
Aspect ratio 1:1, 4:3, 3:2 and 16:9 1:1, 3:2 and 16:9
Full resolution 5472 x 3648 7728 x 5152
Max native ISO 102400 12800
Max boosted ISO 204800 51200
Min native ISO 100 125
RAW photos
Min boosted ISO 50 64
Autofocusing
Manual focus
Touch focus
Continuous AF
Single AF
Tracking AF
Selective AF
Center weighted AF
AF multi area
AF live view
Face detect focusing
Contract detect focusing
Phase detect focusing
Number of focus points 6072 425
Lens
Lens mounting type Canon RF Fujifilm X
Total lenses 17 82
Crop factor 1 1.5
Screen
Display type Fully Articulated Fully Articulated
Display sizing 3 inches 3.00 inches
Display resolution 1,620 thousand dot 1,620 thousand dot
Selfie friendly
Liveview
Touch functionality
Viewfinder Information
Viewfinder Electronic Electronic
Viewfinder resolution 3,690 thousand dot 5,760 thousand dot
Viewfinder coverage 100% 100%
Viewfinder magnification 0.76x 0.8x
Features
Slowest shutter speed 30s 30s
Maximum shutter speed 1/8000s 1/8000s
Maximum quiet shutter speed 1/8000s 1/180000s
Continuous shooting speed 12.0 frames/s 15.0 frames/s
Shutter priority
Aperture priority
Manual exposure
Exposure compensation Yes Yes
Set WB
Image stabilization
Integrated flash
Flash range no built-in flash no built-in flash
Flash options no built-in flash no built-in flash
External flash
Auto exposure bracketing
White balance bracketing
Maximum flash sync - 1/250s
Exposure
Multisegment exposure
Average exposure
Spot exposure
Partial exposure
AF area exposure
Center weighted exposure
Video features
Video resolutions 3840x2160 (60p/​30p/​23.98p) |1920x1080 (120p/​60p/​50p/​30p/​25p/​24p/​23.98p) 8192 x 4320 @ 30p
Max video resolution 3840x2160 7680x4320
Video format MPEG-4, H.264, H.265 MPEG-4, H.264, H.265
Mic jack
Headphone jack
Connectivity
Wireless Built-In Built-In
Bluetooth
NFC
HDMI
USB Yes USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 GBit/sec)
GPS None None
Physical
Environment seal
Water proof
Dust proof
Shock proof
Crush proof
Freeze proof
Weight 680g (1.50 pounds) 660g (1.46 pounds)
Dimensions 138 x 98 x 88mm (5.4" x 3.9" x 3.5") 136 x 93 x 95mm (5.4" x 3.7" x 3.7")
DXO scores
DXO All around score not tested not tested
DXO Color Depth score not tested not tested
DXO Dynamic range score not tested not tested
DXO Low light score not tested not tested
Other
Battery life 360 pictures 680 pictures
Type of battery Battery Pack Battery Pack
Battery model LP-E6NH NP-W235
Self timer Yes Yes
Time lapse shooting
Type of storage Dual SD slots (UHS-II supported) 1x CFexpress Type B, 1x UHS-II SD
Storage slots Dual Dual
Cost at launch $2,499 $1,999