Fujifilm X-Pro1 vs Samsung NX210

Portability
80
Imaging
59
Features
52
Overall
56
Fujifilm X-Pro1 front
 
Samsung NX210 front
Portability
90
Imaging
64
Features
57
Overall
61

Fujifilm X-Pro1 vs Samsung NX210 Key Specs

Fujifilm X-Pro1
(Full Review)
  • 16MP - APS-C Sensor
  • 3" Fixed Display
  • ISO 100 - 6400 (Raise to 25600)
  • No Anti-Alias Filter
  • 1920 x 1080 video
  • Fujifilm X Mount
  • 450g - 140 x 82 x 43mm
  • Introduced June 2012
  • Later Model is Fujifilm X-Pro2
Samsung NX210
(Full Review)
  • 20MP - APS-C Sensor
  • 3" Fixed Screen
  • ISO 100 - 12800
  • 1920 x 1080 video
  • Samsung NX Mount
  • 222g - 117 x 63 x 37mm
  • Introduced August 2012
  • Older Model is Samsung NX200
  • Later Model is Samsung NX300
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Fujifilm X-Pro1 vs Samsung NX210 Overview

Here is a complete review of the Fujifilm X-Pro1 and Samsung NX210, former being a Advanced Mirrorless while the latter is a Entry-Level Mirrorless by brands FujiFilm and Samsung. The resolution of the Fujifilm X-Pro1 (16MP) and the NX210 (20MP) is relatively close and they use the same exact sensor sizing (APS-C).

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The Fujifilm X-Pro1 was launched within a month of the NX210 so they are both of a similar age. Both cameras offer the identical body type (Rangefinder-style mirrorless).

Before we go straight into a full comparison, below is a simple summary of how the Fujifilm X-Pro1 matches up vs the NX210 with regards to portability, imaging, features and an overall rating.

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Reasons to pick Fujifilm X-Pro1 over the Samsung NX210

 Fujifilm X-Pro1 NX210 
Screen resolution1230k614kClearer screen (+616k dot)

Reasons to pick Samsung NX210 over the Fujifilm X-Pro1

 NX210 Fujifilm X-Pro1 

Common features in the Fujifilm X-Pro1 and Samsung NX210

 Fujifilm X-Pro1 NX210 
IntroducedJune 2012August 2012Same age
Manual focus Very accurate focusing
Screen typeFixed Fixed Fixed screen
Screen sizing3"3"Equivalent screen measurement
Selfie screen Neither provides selfie screen
Touch screen Neither provides Touch screen

Fujifilm X-Pro1 vs Samsung NX210 Physical Comparison

If you are planning to carry your camera regularly, you will have to factor its weight and size. The Fujifilm X-Pro1 provides physical measurements of 140mm x 82mm x 43mm (5.5" x 3.2" x 1.7") accompanied by a weight of 450 grams (0.99 lbs) and the Samsung NX210 has specifications of 117mm x 63mm x 37mm (4.6" x 2.5" x 1.5") accompanied by a weight of 222 grams (0.49 lbs).

Take a look at the Fujifilm X-Pro1 and Samsung NX210 in our completely new Camera & Lens Size Comparison Tool. Camera Size Comparison with Lenses

Always remember, the weight of an ILC will differ depending on the lens you have chosen during that time. Underneath is the front view measurements comparison of the Fujifilm X-Pro1 and the NX210.

Fujifilm X-Pro1 vs Samsung NX210 size comparison

Factoring in size and weight, the portability grade of the Fujifilm X-Pro1 and NX210 is 80 and 90 respectively.

Fujifilm X-Pro1 vs Samsung NX210 top view buttons comparison

Fujifilm X-Pro1 vs Samsung NX210 Sensor Comparison

Usually, it's hard to picture the gap in sensor sizing purely by viewing specifications. The photograph here may offer you a stronger sense of the sensor measurements in the Fujifilm X-Pro1 and NX210.

Plainly, both the cameras offer the same exact sensor sizing albeit different megapixels. You can count on the Samsung NX210 to render extra detail utilizing its extra 4 Megapixels. Higher resolution will make it easier to crop photographs a little more aggressively.

Fujifilm X-Pro1 vs Samsung NX210 sensor size comparison

Fujifilm X-Pro1 vs Samsung NX210 Screen and ViewFinder

Fujifilm X-Pro1 vs Samsung NX210 Screen and Viewfinder comparison
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Photography Type Scores

Portrait Comparison

Fujifilm X-Pro1 Portrait photography factors
Samsung NX210 Portrait photography factors
75
manual focus
megapixel count decent (16 megapixels)
sensor size is good (APS-C)
exports RAW formats
78
you can focus manually
MP count good (20MP)
nice sensor size (APS-C)
offers face detect focusing
saves RAW files
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Street Comparison

Fujifilm X-Pro1 as a Street photography camera
Samsung NX210 as a Street photography camera
64
sensor size is good (APS-C)
exports RAW formats
screen does not articulate
does not have image stabilization
73
nice sensor size (APS-C)
saves RAW files
lighter than competition in class (222 grams)
screen is fixed
no image stabilization
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Sports Comparison

Fujifilm X-Pro1 Sports photography details
Samsung NX210 Sports photography details
46
megapixel count decent (16 megapixels)
sensor size is good (APS-C)
max fps low (6.0 fps)
does not have image stabilization
low battery power (300 per charge)
lacks phase detect AF
57
MP count good (20 megapixels)
nice sensor size (APS-C)
no image stabilization
doesn't have phase detect AF
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Travel Comparison

Travel photography with Fujifilm X-Pro1
Travel photography with Samsung NX210
53
megapixel count decent (16 megapixels)
no Time Lapse recording
low battery power (300 shots)
doesn't posses selfie friendly screen
68
lighter than competition in class (222g)
MP count good (20 megapixels)
doesn't have Time Lapse function
doesn't feature selfie friendly display
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Landscape Comparison

Fujifilm X-Pro1 as a Landscape photography camera
Samsung NX210 as a Landscape photography camera
66
manual focus
swap lenses (Fujifilm X mount)
screen size is good (3 inch)
megapixel count decent (16MP)
sensor size is good (APS-C)
doesnt have anti aliasing filter
exports RAW formats
does not have image stabilization
low battery power (300 CIPA)
no Time Lapse recording
72
you can focus manually
interchangeable lenses (Samsung NX mount)
nice screen size (3 inches)
MP count good (20 megapixels)
nice sensor size (APS-C)
saves RAW files
no image stabilization
doesn't have Time Lapse function
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Vlogging Comparison

Fujifilm X-Pro1 Vlogging details
Samsung NX210 Vlogging details
26
high res video (1920 x 1080 resolution)
doesn't posses selfie friendly screen
does not have image stabilization
no external mic socket
34
offers face detect focusing
high quality video (1920 x 1080 pxls)
lighter than competition in class (222 grams)
doesn't feature selfie friendly display
no image stabilization
doesn't have mic jack
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Fujifilm X-Pro1 vs Samsung NX210 Specifications

Detailed spec comparison table for Fujifilm X-Pro1 and Samsung NX210
 Fujifilm X-Pro1Samsung NX210
General Information
Company FujiFilm Samsung
Model Fujifilm X-Pro1 Samsung NX210
Class Advanced Mirrorless Entry-Level Mirrorless
Introduced 2012-06-28 2012-08-14
Body design Rangefinder-style mirrorless Rangefinder-style mirrorless
Sensor Information
Processor EXR Pro -
Sensor type CMOS X-TRANS I CMOS
Sensor size APS-C APS-C
Sensor dimensions 23.6 x 15.6mm 23.5 x 15.7mm
Sensor area 368.2mm² 369.0mm²
Sensor resolution 16 megapixel 20 megapixel
Anti aliasing filter
Aspect ratio 1:1, 3:2 and 16:9 1:1, 3:2 and 16:9
Maximum resolution 4896 x 3264 5472 x 3648
Maximum native ISO 6400 12800
Maximum boosted ISO 25600 -
Min native ISO 100 100
RAW images
Autofocusing
Manual focus
Touch to focus
Continuous AF
Single AF
Tracking AF
Selective AF
AF center weighted
AF multi area
AF live view
Face detect focusing
Contract detect focusing
Phase detect focusing
Number of focus points - 15
Cross focus points - -
Lens
Lens mount Fujifilm X Samsung NX
Available lenses 54 32
Crop factor 1.5 1.5
Screen
Range of display Fixed Type Fixed Type
Display diagonal 3 inch 3 inch
Resolution of display 1,230k dot 614k dot
Selfie friendly
Liveview
Touch function
Display technology TFT color LCD monitor Active Matrix OLED screen
Viewfinder Information
Viewfinder type Electronic and Optical (tunnel) None
Viewfinder coverage 100 percent -
Viewfinder magnification 0.6x -
Features
Slowest shutter speed 30s 30s
Maximum shutter speed 1/4000s 1/4000s
Continuous shooting speed 6.0fps 8.0fps
Shutter priority
Aperture priority
Manual exposure
Exposure compensation Yes Yes
Custom WB
Image stabilization
Built-in flash
Flash range no built-in flash no built-in flash
Flash options Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync, Rear-curtain Auto, On, Off, Red-eye, Fill-in, 1st/2nd Curtain, Smart Flash, Manual
External flash
AE bracketing
White balance bracketing
Maximum flash sync 1/180s 1/180s
Exposure
Multisegment metering
Average metering
Spot metering
Partial metering
AF area metering
Center weighted metering
Video features
Video resolutions 1920 x 1080 (24 fps), 1280 x 720 (24 fps) 1920 x 1080 (30 fps), 1920 x 810 (24 fps) 1280 x 720 (30 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps), 320 x 240 (30 fps)
Maximum video resolution 1920x1080 1920x1080
Video data format H.264 MPEG-4, H.264
Mic input
Headphone input
Connectivity
Wireless None Built-In
Bluetooth
NFC
HDMI
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
GPS None Optional
Physical
Environment seal
Water proof
Dust proof
Shock proof
Crush proof
Freeze proof
Weight 450 gr (0.99 lb) 222 gr (0.49 lb)
Dimensions 140 x 82 x 43mm (5.5" x 3.2" x 1.7") 117 x 63 x 37mm (4.6" x 2.5" x 1.5")
DXO scores
DXO All around score not tested 71
DXO Color Depth score not tested 22.8
DXO Dynamic range score not tested 12.5
DXO Low light score not tested 719
Other
Battery life 300 pictures 330 pictures
Battery format Battery Pack Battery Pack
Battery model NP-W126 BC1030
Self timer Yes (2 or 10 sec) Yes (2 sec to 30 sec)
Time lapse recording
Type of storage SD/SDHC/SDXC SD/SDHC/SDXC
Storage slots Single Single
Retail pricing $1,169 $625