Fujifilm X-H1 overview
Fujifilm X-H1 is FujiFilm's Pro Mirrorless camera initially revealed on February of 2018. The camera houses a 24MP, CMOS APS-C sized sensor and has a peak resolution of 6000 x 4000.
The X-H1 is scored #30 out of 51 in Pro Mirrorless cameras and all-around #75 out of 1422 for cameras in our database. You can test our Advanced camera filter to get camera results based on your personalized requirements.
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Fujifilm X-H1 family
The Fujifilm X-H1 comes with a history of related cameras. Here, you can take a look at all earlier and new models along with main features.
Fujifilm X-H1 Gallery
You can see the X-H1 from various angles in the gallery here.
Fujifilm X-H1 Pros and Cons
Below is a selection of benefits and drawbacks of the Fujifilm X-H1 based on criterias which are usually seen as essential in a camera.
Fujifilm X-H1 Sensor specifications
The Fujifilm X-H1 houses the X-Processor Pro processor chip. The sensor dimension in the Fujifilm X-H1 is 23.5mm x 15.6mm (APS-C). The 367 mm² sensor has the capability to resolve 6000 x 4000 pixels at aspect ratios of 1:1, 3:2 and 16:9. The camera has got Image Stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis). Sensor stabilization is better than digital stabilization as the latter may produce cropping.World's smallest camera makes it into Guinness Book of Records
The CMOS sensor boasts 24 megapixels and delivers a native ISO range of 200 - 12800. This ISO can also be expanded electronically to 100 - 51200. RAW files are supported therefore the user has wider room to maneuver in post.
FujiFilm chose to skip the anti-alias filter in the Fujifilm X-H1. This might result in more sharp images but may create moire in certain circumstances.
The graphic underneath shows the X-H1's sensor dimensions when compared to other common sizes. The X-H1 sensor comes with a crop factor of 1.5 and is displayed in green.Google will print your 'Best' photos for $8 a month
To get an idea of various aspect ratios, you should refer to the visual below.
Fujifilm X-H1 dimensions
Fujifilm X-H1 weighs around 1.48 lbs (673 grams / 23.74 oz) and features outside dimensions of 140mm x 97mm x 86mm (5.5" x 3.8" x 3.4"). The weight of general Pro Mirrorless camera is 699 grams so the Fujifilm X-H1 is very similar as compared to various rivals.Handle those 8K RED files like a boss
Down below is a picture of the Fujifilm X-H1 with a soft drink so you're able to have a sense of its scale.
The top view just below will show the button arrangement on the X-H1.
Fujifilm X-H1 Lens specifications
The X-H1 fits the Fujifilm X mount and has 55 lenses to select from. Below is a few of the lenses we have in our collection which will work with the X-H1.
Fujifilm X-H1 Connectivity
The X-H1 has the following connectivity:
- USB Yes
- Wireless Yes
- Bluetooth Yes
- HDMI Yes
Cameras that come with NFC or Bluetooth compatibility can be controlled wirelessly by smartphones. You can send pictures and at times alter camera settings with no need to connect physically to the camera.
Many applications even allow a Liveview and press the shutter in case you aren't near the camera. If the camera has a HDMI out, it can be attached to an external monitor. Nearly all cameras enable you to recharge the battery using the USB socket.
Fujifilm X-H1 Video specifications
The highest video quality in the Fujifilm X-H1 is 4096 x 2160 and it can capture in MPEG-4 and H.264 format. 2160p gives you an excellent quality for video recording. You will be able to crop to Full HD in order to get clearer results. Beware of the substantial file sizes and make sure you get high quality SD cards that have fast write speed. Even though the camera comes with a mic jack, it is lacking a headphone jack which means you won't have the ability to check your audio levels.
Fujifilm X-H1 Weather Sealing
Fujifilm X-H1 comes with weather sealing making it a good choice to use for rough climates. This is especially beneficial when you are unsure about the conditions you might encounter for outdoor photography.
Fujifilm X-H1 Display and Viewfinder
The Fujifilm X-H1 is equipped with a 3 inch tilting screen boasting a resolution of 1,040 thousand dots.
Moreover the screen is touch friendly which means you will be able to adjust focus points plus adjust settings by using your fingertips. The X-H1 also has a builtin Top LCD display so that you can quickly see your settings.Last day to get your files as Canon Irisa shuts down
The ViewFinder details regarding Fujifilm X-H1 are as follows:
- ViewFinder Electronic
- ViewFinder Resolution 3,690 thousand dots
- ViewFinder Coverage 100%
- ViewFinder Magnification 0.75x
Viewfinders are pretty handy for sunny outdoor conditions which may make the camera display washed out and very difficult to view.
Fujifilm X-H1 Shutter specifications
Fujifilm X-H1 has the capability to shoot continuously at 14.0 frames/s. The highest shutter speed is 1/8000 seconds. The camera also comes with silent electronic shutter of 1/32000 seconds. Keep in mind that the electronic shutter could result in "rolling shutter" in certain lighting conditions.
Fujifilm X-H1 Flash and Hot shoe specifications
Fujifilm X-H1 has got external flash ability but comes without built in flash. The highest flash sync is 1/250 seconds.
Fujifilm X-H1 Autofocusing specifications
Fujifilm X-H1 has got both Phase Detect AF and Contrast Detect AF. Phase Detection focusing is a lot snappier & exact compared with Contrast Detect focusing. The camera supports Face detect which is helpful for taking photos of people.
The Sensor supports 325 focus points to select from. Fujifilm X-H1 has touch to focus. You are able to use your fingers in order to adjust focus points. It also features Tracking AF for subjects on the move. Fujifilm X-H1 has got manual focus if required for low light scenarios or you want to have more exact focus control.
Fujifilm X-H1 Battery life
The battery power on the Fujifilm X-H1 is made to last for 310 clicks as per the CIPA benchmarks making it lower as compared with its competitors. The typical Pro Mirrorless camera battery life is 441. Olympus E-M1X offers the highest (870) battery life for this type of cameras.
Underneath is a number of Pro Mirrorless cameras which have the strongest battery life:
Fujifilm X-H1 for varying forms of photography
The following graph presents a analysis of the Fujifilm X-H1 for varying forms of photography. To read more, visit the specific paragraph underneath.
Fujifilm X-H1 Portrait photography highlights
The Fujifilm X-H1 gets a score of 82 which is outstanding, and means the camera is a brilliant fit for portrait photography. Shooting portrait photos leans greatly towards sensor specs, RAW support and flexibility to utilize off-camera lighting.
Fujifilm X-H1 Street photography highlights
Coming in at a terrific rating of 77, the Fujifilm X-H1 is a tremendous option to buy for street photography. A decent street photography camera offers a perfect balance of picture quality plus portability.
Sports photography with Fujifilm X-H1
A tremendous sports photography points total of 79 indicates the Fujifilm X-H1 is a awesome option for shooting sports. A camera should have very good tracking plus fast continuous shooting for sports photography.
Fujifilm X-H1 Travel photography info
Portability is super important when getting a camera for travel. In general, the Fujifilm X-H1 gets a very good 65 as a travel camera which is a very decent option for your holidays.
Fujifilm X-H1 Landscape photography information
When you're looking to choose a camera for landscape photography, the biggest aspect is going to be image quality. The Fujifilm X-H1 at it's great score of 79 for a landscape camera is a superb fit in the current market.
Fujifilm X-H1 Vlogging factors
A camera for vlogging should offer a articulating display screen, microphone input and ideally image stabilization. Considering all the details, the Fujifilm X-H1 is not good as a vlog camera as it gets a bad score of 35.
Fujifilm X-H1 Alternatives
If you are searching for replacements to the X-H1, below is a number of the highest ranked cameras that fall in to the category of Pro Mirrorless.
The diagram underneath gives you a bird's eye view of the X-H1 compared to it's top rated rivals mentioned previously.
These are some more cameras you may look into as alternative options. To review a comprehensive comparison, click the "compare" link.