Fujifilm X-S10 overview
Fujifilm X-S10 is FujiFilm's Entry-Level Mirrorless camera originally introduced on October of 2020. It features a 26 MegaPixel, BSI-CMOS APS-C size sensor with a peak resolution of 6240 x 4160.
The X-S10 comes in at #2 out of 108 in Entry-Level Mirrorless cameras & all around #38 out of 1422 for cameras in our list. You can try out our Smart camera filter to see camera rankings based on your custom requirements.
Below is a diagram of different criteria used in the scoring system.
Fujifilm X-S10 family
The Fujifilm X-S10 is part of a family of cameras. You can see the full list underneath.
Fujifilm X-S10 Gallery
You can view the X-S10 from various angles in the gallery below.
Fujifilm X-S10 Pros and Cons
Here is a checklist of advantages and drawbacks of the Fujifilm X-S10 based on criterias which are typically seen as essential in a camera.
Fujifilm X-S10 Sensor features
The size of the sensor in the Fujifilm X-S10 is 23.5mm x 15.6mm (APS-C). The 367 mm² sensor is able to resolve 6240 x 4160 pixels with aspect ratios of 1:1, 3:2 and 16:9. The camera has Image Stabilization. Optical stabilization is superior than digital stabilization as the latter might cause cropping.World's smallest camera makes it into Guinness Book of Records
The BSI-CMOS sensor has 26MP and includes a native ISO range of 160 - 12800. The ISO can be widened digitally to 80 - 51200. RAW files are saved which means that you have more margin for error.
FujiFilm chose to omit the anti-alias filter with the Fujifilm X-S10. This can result in more sharp photos but may cause moire in some situations.
The graphic underneath displays the X-S10's sensor size compared to other common sizes. The X-S10 sensor has a crop factor of 1.5 and is shown in green.400 Megapixel mode coming to Fujifilm GFX 100
To get an understanding of various aspect ratios, you can refer to the visual below.
Fujifilm X-S10 dimensions
Fujifilm X-S10 is 1.03 pounds (465g / 16.40 oz) & the overall size of the camera is 126mm x 85mm x 65mm (5.0" x 3.3" x 2.6"). The weight of general Entry-Level Mirrorless camera is 323g so the Fujifilm X-S10 is heavier than its competitors.Coronavirus is affecting the sensor business
Underneath is a picture of the Fujifilm X-S10 alongside a soda so you can get a feel for its size.
The top view underneath will illustrate the button design on the X-S10.
Fujifilm X-S10 Lens features
The X-S10 fits the Fujifilm X mount and has 55 lenses that you can buy. Here is a small number of the lenses we have in our database that will fit the X-S10.
Fujifilm X-S10 Connectivity
The X-S10 has the following connectivity:
- USB Yes
- Wireless Yes
- Bluetooth Yes
- HDMI Yes
Cameras with NFC and / or Bluetooth compatibility can be used wirelessly by smartphones. You are able to send pictures and at times adjust settings with no need to connect straight with the camera.
Many apps also allow a Liveview and press the shutter in case you aren't close to the camera. If the camera provides a HDMI port, it can be hooked up to an external display. A good number of cameras enable you to charge the battery with the USB socket.
Fujifilm X-S10 Video features
The highest video resolution in the Fujifilm X-S10 is 4096 x 2160 and you can save in MPEG-4 and H.264 format. 2160p provides a outstanding resolution for video recording. You are able to downsample to Full HD in order to get clearer results. Beware of the considerable file sizes and make sure you own high quality SD cards with good write speed. Although the body has a microphone port, it is lacking a headphone port which means that you won't have the ability to keep an eye on your audio levels.
Fujifilm X-S10 Weather Sealing
Fujifilm X-S10 doesn't have weather proofing so damp conditions can easily affect the camera.
Fujifilm X-S10 Display and Viewfinder
The Fujifilm X-S10 features a 3 inch fully articulated display with a resolution of 1,040 thousand dots.
The display is selfie friendly for self portraits as well as group photos when necessary. Additionally the display is touch friendly which means that you are able to change focus points plus adjust settings with your finger.Last day to get your files as Canon Irisa shuts down
The View Finder details for Fujifilm X-S10 are as follows:
- ViewFinder Electronic
- Resolution 2,360 thousand dots
- Coverage 100%
- Magnification 0.62x
For sunny outdoor situations that make the camera screens washed out and tough to see, viewfinders will be pretty helpful.
Fujifilm X-S10 Shutter features
Fujifilm X-S10 continuous shooting rate is 20.0 fps. The max shutter speed is 1/4000 seconds. The camera also has silent electronic shutter of 1/32000 seconds. Keep in mind that the electronic shutter might result in "rolling shutter" in some circumstances.
Fujifilm X-S10 Flash and Hot shoe features
Fujifilm X-S10 has both integrated flash along with external flash ability.
Fujifilm X-S10 Autofocus features
Fujifilm X-S10 has both Phase Detect Autofocus plus Contrast Detect Autofocus. Phase Detection autofocusing is more quicker & accurate than Contrast Detect autofocusing. The camera features Face detect which makes it helpful for portraits.
The AF system features 425 focus points to select from. Fujifilm X-S10 has tap to focus. You can easily use your fingers in order to adjust where you focus. It also has Tracking Autofocus for objects on the move. Fujifilm X-S10 can use manual focus if required for low light occasions or you want to have more precise control on focus.
Fujifilm X-S10 Battery life
The battery power in the Fujifilm X-S10 is designed to last for 325 photographs according to the CIPA requirements which is about average when compared to it's competition. The typical Entry-Level Mirrorless camera battery life is 337. Samsung NX mini has the highest (650) battery life for this kind of cameras.
Below is a collection of Entry-Level Mirrorless cameras with the strongest battery life:
Fujifilm X-S10 for different kinds of photography
The following diagram displays a analysis of the Fujifilm X-S10 for different kinds of photography. To see more, check out the specific section underneath.
Fujifilm X-S10 as a Portrait photography camera
The Fujifilm X-S10 gets a points tally of 85 which is brilliant, meaning that it is a great choice to use for portrait images. Taking portraits favors heavily to sensor size, support for RAW files and capability to use off-camera lighting.
Fujifilm X-S10 Street photography features
Getting a above average points tally of 75, the Fujifilm X-S10 is a good option to buy for street photography. A decent street photography camera gives a perfect balance of picture quality plus portability.
Sports photography with Fujifilm X-S10
A awesome sports photography score of 87 suggests the Fujifilm X-S10 is a wonderful choice for photographing sports. A camera should have good focusing and fast shutter speeds for sports photography.
Fujifilm X-S10 Travel photography information
Weight is extremely critical when choosing a travel camera. All round, the Fujifilm X-S10 gets a excellent 77 as a travel camera which is a awesome fit to take with you on your journeys.
Landscape photography with Fujifilm X-S10
For anyone planning to purchase a camera for landscape photos, the most vital aspect will be image quality. The Fujifilm X-S10 and it's fantastic grade of 87 as a landscape camera is a wonderful fit among it's competitors.
Vlogging with Fujifilm X-S10
A vlogging camera really should posses a articulating display, mic input and if possible IBIS. Taking all things in to account, the Fujifilm X-S10 is a great fit as a vlog camera as it delivers a awesome score of 78.
Fujifilm X-S10 Alternatives
If you are looking for replacements to the X-S10, below is a list of the highest rated cameras which fall within the class of Entry-Level Mirrorless.
The chart followed below gives you a summary of the X-S10 compared to it's highest scoring competitors suggested above.
Following are additional cameras you might consider as alternate options. To read through a complete comparison, simply click the "compare" link.