Fujifilm X70 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G

Portability
86
Imaging
62
Features
75
Overall
67
Fujifilm X70 front
 
Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G front
Portability
90
Imaging
41
Features
44
Overall
42

Fujifilm X70 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G Key Specs

Fujifilm X70
(Full Review)
  • 16MP - APS-C Sensor
  • 3" Tilting Screen
  • ISO 200 - 6400 (Increase to 51200)
  • 1920 x 1080 video
  • 28mm (F2.8-16.0) lens
  • 340g - 113 x 64 x 44mm
  • Announced January 2016
Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G
(Full Review)
  • 16MP - 1/2.3" Sensor
  • 4.8" Fixed Display
  • ISO 100 - 3200
  • Optical Image Stabilization
  • 1920 x 1080 video
  • 23-481mm (F) lens
  • 305g - 129 x 71 x 19mm
  • Announced August 2012
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Fujifilm X70 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G Overview

Here, we are analyzing the Fujifilm X70 versus Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G, former being a Large Sensor Compact while the other is a Small Sensor Superzoom by companies FujiFilm and Samsung. The image resolution of the X70 (16MP) and the Galaxy Camera 3G (16MP) is very comparable but the X70 (APS-C) and Galaxy Camera 3G (1/2.3") boast totally different sensor measurements.

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The X70 was launched 3 years later than the Galaxy Camera 3G and that is a fairly sizable difference as far as camera technology is concerned. Both of these cameras feature different body design with the Fujifilm X70 being a Large Sensor Compact camera and the Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G being a Compact camera.

Before getting right into a complete comparison, here is a simple summary of how the X70 matches up versus the Galaxy Camera 3G in the way of portability, imaging, features and an overall grade.

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Reasons to pick Fujifilm X70 over the Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G

 X70 Galaxy Camera 3G 
AnnouncedJanuary 2016August 2012More recent by 42 months
Focus manually More accurate focusing
Display typeTiltingFixed Tilting display
Display resolution1040k0kCrisper display (+1040k dot)
Selfie screen Take selfies

Reasons to pick Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G over the Fujifilm X70

 Galaxy Camera 3G X70 
Display size4.8"3"Larger display (+1.8")

Common features in the Fujifilm X70 and Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G

 X70 Galaxy Camera 3G 
Touch friendly display Easily navigate

Fujifilm X70 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G Physical Comparison

If you're intending to lug around your camera, you are going to need to factor its weight and proportions. The Fujifilm X70 features outside dimensions of 113mm x 64mm x 44mm (4.4" x 2.5" x 1.7") and a weight of 340 grams (0.75 lbs) while the Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G has measurements of 129mm x 71mm x 19mm (5.1" x 2.8" x 0.7") accompanied by a weight of 305 grams (0.67 lbs).

Take a look at the Fujifilm X70 versus Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G in our newest Camera plus Lens Size Comparison Tool. Camera Size Comparison with Lenses

Keep in mind, the weight of an ILC will differ dependant on the lens you have at the time. Following is a front view over all size comparison of the X70 vs the Galaxy Camera 3G.

Fujifilm X70 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G size comparison

Looking at dimensions and weight, the portability rating of the X70 and Galaxy Camera 3G is 86 and 90 respectively.

Fujifilm X70 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G top view buttons comparison

Fujifilm X70 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G Sensor Comparison

Typically, it can be difficult to envision the gap in sensor measurements merely by checking out specs. The photograph underneath should offer you a much better sense of the sensor dimensions in the X70 and Galaxy Camera 3G.

As you can plainly see, both of those cameras feature the identical megapixel count but not the same sensor measurements. The X70 comes with the larger sensor which is going to make obtaining shallower DOF easier. The fresher X70 is going to have a benefit with regard to sensor technology.

Fujifilm X70 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G sensor size comparison

Fujifilm X70 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G Screen and ViewFinder

Fujifilm X70 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G Screen and Viewfinder comparison
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Photography Type Scores

Portrait Comparison

Fujifilm X70 Portrait photography features
Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G Portrait photography features
77
has manual focus
resolution is good (16 megapixels)
sensor size is nice (APS-C)
supports face detection focusing
exports RAW files
31
megapixel count decent (16MP)
no manual focus
manual exposure not available
no external flash support
small sensor (1/2.3")
has no RAW files
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Street Comparison

Fujifilm X70 Street photography features
Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G Street photography features
78
has a tilting screen
sensor size is nice (APS-C)
exports RAW files
has touch focus
no image stabilization
61
image stabilization (Optical)
lighter than competition in class (305g)
fixed screen
small sensor (1/2.3")
has no RAW files
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Sports Comparison

Fujifilm X70 Sports photography advice
Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G Sports photography advice
66
quiet shutter (1/32,000 seconds)
resolution is good (16MP)
sensor size is nice (APS-C)
supports tracking autofocus
has phase detect AF
focal length is fixed (28mm)
no image stabilization
45
great zoom range (23-481mm 20.9 x zoom)
image stabilization (Optical)
megapixel count decent (16MP)
no shutter priority mode
small sensor (1/2.3")
has no phase detect autofocus
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Travel Comparison

Fujifilm X70 Travel photography details
Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G Travel photography details
78
has touch focus
resolution is good (16MP)
has built in flash
selfie friendly screen
sluggish maximum aperture (f2.8)
72
lighter than competition in class (305 grams)
megapixel count decent (16MP)
rather wide (23mm)
great reach (481mm)
fast max aperture (f)
lack of Time Lapse recording
does not posses selfie friendly screen
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Landscape Comparison

Fujifilm X70 Landscape photography information
Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G Landscape photography information
61
has manual focus
screen size is good (3 inch)
resolution is good (16MP)
sensor size is nice (APS-C)
exports RAW files
lens is fixed (fixed lens mount)
focal length is fixed (28mm)
sluggish maximum aperture (f2.8)
no image stabilization
48
rather wide (23mm)
fast max aperture (f)
lovely big screen (4.8 inch)
image stabilization (Optical)
megapixel count decent (16MP)
no manual focus
can't switch lenses (fixed lens mount)
manual exposure not available
small sensor (1/2.3")
has no RAW files
lack of Time Lapse recording
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Vlogging Comparison

Fujifilm X70 Vlogging details
Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G Vlogging details
75
selfie friendly screen
screen is touchscreen
supports face detection focusing
high video quality (1920 x 1080 pxls)
has external microphone support
sluggish maximum aperture (f2.8)
no image stabilization
37
rather wide (23mm)
fast max aperture (f)
touch screen
image stabilization (Optical)
video resolution high (1920 x 1080 resolution)
lighter than competition in class (305 grams)
does not posses selfie friendly screen
lack of mic socket
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Fujifilm X70 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G Specifications

Detailed spec comparison table for Fujifilm X70 and Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G
 Fujifilm X70Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G
General Information
Company FujiFilm Samsung
Model type Fujifilm X70 Samsung Galaxy Camera 3G
Category Large Sensor Compact Small Sensor Superzoom
Announced 2016-01-15 2012-08-29
Physical type Large Sensor Compact Compact
Sensor Information
Processor Chip EXR Processor II 1.4GHz Quad-Core
Sensor type CMOS X-TRANS II BSI-CMOS
Sensor size APS-C 1/2.3"
Sensor dimensions 23.6 x 15.6mm 6.17 x 4.55mm
Sensor surface area 368.2mm² 28.1mm²
Sensor resolution 16 megapixels 16 megapixels
Anti alias filter
Aspect ratio 1:1, 3:2 and 16:9 -
Max resolution 4896 x 3264 -
Max native ISO 6400 3200
Max enhanced ISO 51200 -
Minimum native ISO 200 100
RAW files
Minimum enhanced ISO 100 -
Autofocusing
Manual focusing
AF touch
AF continuous
Single AF
AF tracking
AF selectice
AF center weighted
Multi area AF
Live view AF
Face detection focusing
Contract detection focusing
Phase detection focusing
Total focus points 77 -
Lens
Lens support fixed lens fixed lens
Lens zoom range 28mm (1x) 23-481mm (20.9x)
Maximal aperture f/2.8-16.0 -
Focal length multiplier 1.5 5.8
Screen
Type of screen Tilting Fixed Type
Screen diagonal 3" 4.8"
Resolution of screen 1,040k dots 0k dots
Selfie friendly
Liveview
Touch capability
Screen technology - 308 ppi, HD Super Clear Touch Display
Viewfinder Information
Viewfinder type None None
Features
Minimum shutter speed 30 seconds -
Fastest shutter speed 1/4000 seconds -
Fastest silent shutter speed 1/32000 seconds -
Continuous shutter rate 8.0 frames per sec -
Shutter priority
Aperture priority
Expose Manually
Exposure compensation Yes -
Set WB
Image stabilization
Integrated flash
Flash distance 7.90 m (at ISO 1600 (5.5m at ISO 100)) no built-in flash
Flash modes Auto, Forced Flash, Slow Synchro , Suppressed Flash, Commander no built-in flash
Hot shoe
AE bracketing
WB bracketing
Exposure
Multisegment
Average
Spot
Partial
AF area
Center weighted
Video features
Supported video resolutions 1920 x 1080 (60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, 24p), 1280 x 720 (60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, 24p) 1920 x 1080
Max video resolution 1920x1080 1920x1080
Video file format MPEG-4, H.264 MPEG-4, H.264
Mic port
Headphone port
Connectivity
Wireless Built-In Built-In
Bluetooth
NFC
HDMI
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) none
GPS None BuiltIn
Physical
Environmental sealing
Water proofing
Dust proofing
Shock proofing
Crush proofing
Freeze proofing
Weight 340g (0.75 pounds) 305g (0.67 pounds)
Physical dimensions 113 x 64 x 44mm (4.4" x 2.5" x 1.7") 129 x 71 x 19mm (5.1" x 2.8" x 0.7")
DXO scores
DXO Overall rating not tested not tested
DXO Color Depth rating not tested not tested
DXO Dynamic range rating not tested not tested
DXO Low light rating not tested not tested
Other
Battery life 330 images -
Form of battery Battery Pack -
Battery ID NP-95 -
Self timer Yes (2 or 10 secs) -
Time lapse recording
Storage type SD/SDHC/SDXC micro SD/micro SDHC/micro SDXC
Card slots Single Single
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