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Fujifilm X-H2

 
Fujifilm X-H2 front
 
  • 40MP - APS-C Sensor
  • 3.00" Fully Articulated Screen
  • ISO 125 - 12800 (Push 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
  • Released September 2022
  • Previous Model is Fujifilm X-H1
  • Read full specs
  • Alternatives
  • Lenses
  • Size Comparison
  • FAQ
Portability
62
Imaging
78
Features
93
Overall
84

Fujifilm X-H2 summary

Fujifilm X-H2 is FujiFilm's Advanced Mirrorless digital camera initially released on September of 2022. It uses a 40 MegaPixel, BSI-CMOS APS-C sized sensor and has a max resolution of 7728 x 5152.

FujiFilm launched this model as a way to update the previous Fujifilm X-H1 (Read Full Comparison)

The X-H2 is ranked #1 out of 60 in Advanced Mirrorless cameras and over-all #14 out of 1453 for digital cameras in our database. You should look at our Smart camera search to find camera listings based on your personal requirements.

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Below is a chart of different factors used in the rating system.

Fujifilm X-H2 history

The Fujifilm X-H2 is part of a family of cameras. You can view the complete range underneath.

ModelVisualizeResolutionSensor SizeMax fpsReleased
Fujifilm-X-T5 front thumbnailFujifilm X-T5
X-H2 vs X-T5
40MPAPS-C15.0 fps2022
Fujifilm-X-H2 front thumbnailFujifilm X-H240MPAPS-C15.0 fps2022
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Fujifilm-X-H2S front thumbnailFujifilm X-H2S
X-H2 vs X-H2S
26MPAPS-C15.0 fps2022

Fujifilm X-H2 Pros and Cons

Below is a collection of advantages and disadvantages of the Fujifilm X-H2 based on factors which are typically considered important in a digital camera.

2 card slots
built in image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
comes with HDMI out
comes with headphone support
comes with microphone support
comes with Top screen
connects via bluetooth
display is selfie friendly
does not have anti aliasing filter
features face detect focusing
features touch to focus
features tracking focus
focusing manually
fully articulated screen
good battery pack (680 shots)
good sensor size (APS-C)
maximum shutter speed is high (1/8,000s)
megapixel count excellent (40 megapixels)
screen has good resolution (1,620 k dots)
screen is a decent size (3.00 inch)
silent shutter (1/180,000s)
supports phase detect AF
supports RAW files
swap lenses (Fujifilm X mount)
touchscreen
video resolution high (7680 x 4320 pxls)
weather proof
more heavy than competitors in class (660 grams)
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Fujifilm X-H2 Sensor details

The sensor measurement on the Fujifilm X-H2 is 23.5mm x 15.6mm (APS-C). The 367 mm² sensor is able to capture 7728 x 5152 pixels at aspect ratios of 1:1, 3:2 and 16:9. The camera boasts Image Stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis). Sensor stabilization is more effective than digital stabilization since the latter can easily cause cropping.

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The BSI-CMOS sensor boasts 40 megapixels and supports a standard ISO range of 125 to 12800. This ISO can also be extended digitally to 64 to 51200. RAW files are saved which means that you have wider margin for error.

FujiFilm opted to skip the anti aliasing filter for the Fujifilm X-H2. This may result in more sharper pictures but might introduce moire in certain circumstances.

The graphic underneath shows the X-H2's sensor dimensions compared to other popular sizes. The X-H2 sensor comes with a crop factor of 1.5 and is pointed out in green.

Fujifilm X-H2 sensor size Google will print your 'Best' photos for $8 a month

To get a sense of various aspect ratios, you should refer to the graphic below.

Camera sensor aspect ratios

Fujifilm X-H2 dimensions

Fujifilm X-H2 weighs in at 1.46 pounds (660 gr or 23.28 ounces) and the over all size of the camera is 136mm x 93mm x 95mm (5.4" x 3.7" x 3.7"). The weight of typical Advanced Mirrorless camera is 453 gr and the Fujifilm X-H2 is heavier compared with various rivals.

400 Megapixel mode coming to Fujifilm GFX 100

Underneath is a picture of the Fujifilm X-H2 with a soda so you can have a feel for its scale.

Fujifilm X-H2 dimensions scale

The top view under will illustrate the button design on the X-H2.

Fujifilm X-H2 topview buttons dials

Fujifilm X-H2 Lens specs

The X-H2 fits the Fujifilm X mount and has 72 lenses available for sale. Below is a few of the lenses we have in our database which will fit the X-H2.

ModelVisualizeFocal LengthApertureStabilizedWeight
Tokina-atx-m-33mm-F1.4-X-Mount lensTokina atx-m 33mm F1.4 X33mmf/1.4285g
Fujifilm-XC-15-45mm-F3.5-5.6-OIS-PZ lensFujifilm XC 15-45mm F3.5-5.6 OIS PZ15-45mmf/3.5-5.6 136g
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Sigma-16mm-F1.4-DC-DN-X-Mount lensSigma 16mm F1.4 DC DN16mmf/1.4 405g
Sigma-56mm-F1.4-DC-DN-C-X-Mount lensSigma 56mm F1.4 DC DN C56mmf/1.4 280g
Fujifilm-XF-14mm-F2.8-R lensFujifilm XF 14mm F2.8 R14mmf/2.8 235g
Samyang-135mm-F2.0-ED-UMC-Fujifilm-X lensSamyang 135mm F2.0 ED UMC135mmf/2830g
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Fujifilm-XF-60mm-F2.4-R-Macro lensFujifilm XF 60mm F2.4 R Macro60mmf/2.4 215g
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Fujifilm X-H2 Connectivity

The X-H2 has the following connectivity:

  • USB Yes
  • Wireless Yes
  • Bluetooth Yes
  • HDMI Yes

Digital cameras which include NFC and Bluetooth connectivity can easily be used wirelessly via smartphones. You can send files and in some cases adjust camera settings without connecting physically to the camera.

Several applications even give a Liveview and hit the shutter when you are not close to the camera. If the camera boasts a HDMI out, it could be connected to an external screen. Nearly all cameras enable you to charge the battery pack with the USB port.

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Fujifilm X-H2 Video specs

The max video resolution on the Fujifilm X-H2 is 7680 x 4320 and it can capture in MPEG-4, H.264 and H.265 file format. 4320p delivers a superb resolution for video recording. You can easily crop to 1080p to get better results. Be wary of the considerable file sizes and ensure you get decent SD cards that have fast write speeds. The body does have both headphone and microphone support making it extremely valuable while capturing audio.

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Fujifilm X-H2 Weather Sealing

Fujifilm X-H2 has got weather proofing making it a excellent choice to use for tricky places. This can be particularly beneficial if you are uncertain about the elements you might face for outdoor photography.

Fujifilm X-H2 Screen and Viewfinder

The Fujifilm X-H2 houses a 3.00" fully articulated display screen boasting a resolution of 1,620k dots.

The screen is selfie friendly to shoot self portraits as well as group shots if required. Moreover the display screen is touch friendly which means that you can easily shift focus points plus change settings with your fingertips. The X-H2 also comes with a Top screen so its possible to instantly see the camera's settings.

Fujifilm X-H2 screen and viewfinder Coronavirus is affecting the sensor business

The View Finder specifications regarding Fujifilm X-H2 are below:

  • ViewFinder Electronic
  • ViewFinder Resolution 5,760k dots
  • ViewFinder Coverage 100 percent
  • ViewFinder Magnification 0.8x

In those sunny outdoor situations which make the camera displays washed out and hard to view, viewfinders can be very valuable.

Fujifilm X-H2 Shutter specs

Fujifilm X-H2 continuous shooting rate is 15.0 frames per second. The max shutter speed is 1/8000 seconds. The camera also features silent electronic shutter of 1/180000 seconds. Beware that the electronic shutter may cause "rolling shutter" in certain circumstances.

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Fujifilm X-H2 Flash and Hot shoe specs

Fujifilm X-H2 boasts external flash support but with missing built in flash. The max flash sync is 1/250 seconds.

Fujifilm X-H2 Autofocus specs

Fujifilm X-H2 boasts both Phase Detect Auto Focus along with Contrast Detect Auto Focus. Phase Detection autofocusing is a lot more snappier and accurate compared with Contrast Detect autofocusing. The camera boasts Face detection which can be useful for portraits.

The Sensor boasts 425 focus points to pick from. Fujifilm X-H2 has touch to focus. You are able to use your fingers to switch focus. It also includes Tracking Auto Focus for things that move. Fujifilm X-H2 supports manual focus if needed for low light situations or you want to have more exact focus control.

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Fujifilm X-H2 Battery life

The battery pack (NP-W235) in the Fujifilm X-H2 is fashioned to last for 680 shutters based on the CIPA specifications which is higher than standard ın comparison with its class. The usual Advanced Mirrorless camera battery life is 388. Sony A6600 features the maximum (810) battery life for this class of cameras.

Underneath is a number of Advanced Mirrorless cameras with the best battery life:

ModelVisualizeBattery LifeRAWNFCBluetooth
Sony-Alpha-A7c front thumbnailSony A7c
X-H2 vs A7c
740 yesyesyes
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Fujifilm-X-H2 front thumbnailFujifilm X-H2680 yesnoyes
Canon-EOS-R7 front thumbnailCanon R7
X-H2 vs R7
660 yesnoyes

Fujifilm X-H2 for different kinds of photography

The following bar chart presents a rundown of the Fujifilm X-H2 for different kinds of photography. To read more, browse to the specific section underneath.

Fujifilm X-H2 Portrait photography factors

The Fujifilm X-H2 gets a points total of 86 which is great, meaning that it is a wonderful choice to use for portrait photography. Taking portrait images favors heavily to sensor dimension, support for RAW files and option to use off-camera lighting.

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has manual focus
sensor resolution is high (40MP)
sensor size is nice (APS-C)
supports face detection focusing
exports RAW files

Fujifilm X-H2 Street photography details

Getting a nice points tally of 73, the Fujifilm X-H2 is a very decent pick to buy for street photography. A decent street photography camera gives a perfect balance of picture quality plus portability.

World's smallest camera makes it into Guinness Book of Records
fully articulated screen
built in image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
good sensor size (APS-C)
saves RAW formats
includes touch focus
weather sealing
more heavy than competitors in class (660 grams)

Fujifilm X-H2 Sports photography details

A awesome sports photography rating of 89 suggests the Fujifilm X-H2 is a outstanding pick for taking pictures of sports. A camera really should have fantastic focusing and continuous shooting for sports photography.

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high shutter speed (1/8,000 seconds)
silent mode (1/180,000 seconds)
has image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
excellent sensor resolution (40MP)
sensor size is good (APS-C)
provides tracking autofocus
environment sealing
good battery life (680 per charge)
supports phase detect auto focus

Fujifilm X-H2 Travel photography information

Size is pretty important in selecting a travel camera. Overall, the Fujifilm X-H2 gets a very good 74 for a travelling camera which makes it a very decent choice for your journeys.

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better than average battery pack (680 CIPA)
weather proof
has bluetooth
supports touch to focus
MP count excellent (40 megapixels)
selfie friendly screen
more heavy than competitors (660g)

Fujifilm X-H2 Landscape photography info

For anybody who is planning to buy a digital camera for landscape photographs, the biggest factor will be image quality. The Fujifilm X-H2 at it's superb score of 87 for a landscape camera is a fantastic choice among its rivals.

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focusing manually
swap lenses (Fujifilm X mount)
screen size is decent (3.00")
built in image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
great megapixels (40 megapixels)
good sensor size (APS-C)
does not have low pass filter
exports RAW formats
weather proofing
good battery power (680 shots)
has dual storage slots

Fujifilm X-H2 Vlogging features

A vlogging camera ought to come with a articulating display, mic port and preferably IBIS. Taking everything into account, the Fujifilm X-H2 is a good option as a vlog camera as it comes to a very good score of 74.

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display is selfie friendly
screen is touchscreen
image stabilization (Sensor based 5-axis)
comes with face detection focusing
high res video (7680 x 4320 pixels)
includes external mic jack
heavier than average in class (660g)

Fujifilm X-H2 Alternatives

If you need replacements to the X-H2, here is a number of the highest ranked cameras that fall under the category of Advanced Mirrorless.

The line chart just below will give you a bird's eye view of the X-H2 versus it's highest scored rivals shown above.

Here are a handful of other cameras you may look into as alternate options. To check out a full comparison, just click on the "compare" link.

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Specifications

General Information
Brand Name
FujiFilm
Model
Fujifilm X-H2
Type
Advanced Mirrorless
Released
2022-09-08
Physical type
SLR-style mirrorless
Sensor Information
Sensor type
BSI-CMOS
Sensor size
APS-C
Sensor measurements
23.5 x 15.6mm
Sensor area
366.6mm²
Sensor resolution
40 megapixel
Anti aliasing filter
Aspect ratio
1:1, 3:2 and 16:9
Highest Possible resolution
7728 x 5152
RAW pictures
Maximum native ISO
12800
Maximum enhanced ISO
51200
Min native ISO
125
Min enhanced ISO
64
Autofocusing
Manual focus
Touch to focus
Continuous AF
Single AF
Tracking AF
Selective AF
AF center weighted
AF multi area
AF live view
Face detection AF
Contract detection AF
Phase detection AF
Number of focus points
425
Lens
Lens mount
Fujifilm X
Available lenses
82
Crop factor
1.5
Screen
Screen type
Fully Articulated
Screen size
3.00 inch
Resolution of screen
1,620k dots
Selfie friendly
Liveview
Touch operation
Viewfinder Information
Viewfinder type
Electronic
Viewfinder resolution
5,760k dots
Viewfinder coverage
100 percent
Viewfinder magnification
0.8x
DXO scores
DXO Overall score
not tested
DXO Color Depth score
not tested
DXO Dynamic range score
not tested
DXO Low light score
not tested
Features
Min shutter speed
30s
Max shutter speed
1/8000s
Max silent shutter speed
1/180000s
Continuous shutter rate
15.0 frames per sec
Shutter priority
Aperture priority
Expose Manually
Exposure compensation
Yes
Custom WB
Image stabilization
Inbuilt flash
Flash range
no built-in flash
Flash modes
no built-in flash
External flash
Auto exposure bracketing
White balance bracketing
Max flash synchronize
1/250s
Exposure
Multisegment
Average
Spot
Partial
AF area
Center weighted
Video features
Supported video resolutions
8192 x 4320 @ 30p
Maximum video resolution
7680x4320
Video file format
MPEG-4, H.264, H.265
Microphone support
Headphone support
Connectivity
Wireless
Built-In
Bluetooth
NFC
HDMI
USB
USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 GBit/sec)
GPS
None
Physical
Environment sealing
Water proof
Dust proof
Shock proof
Crush proof
Freeze proof
Weight
660 grams (1.46 lb)
Physical dimensions
136 x 93 x 95mm (5.4" x 3.7" x 3.7")
Other
Battery life
680 photos
Form of battery
Battery Pack
Battery model
NP-W235
Self timer
Yes
Time lapse recording
Storage type
1x CFexpress Type B, 1x UHS-II SD
Card slots
Dual
Pricing at release
$1,999