Fujifilm X-T1 IR summary
Fujifilm X-T1 IR is FujiFilm's Advanced Mirrorless camera first introduced on August of 2015. It features a 16 MegaPixel, CMOS X-TRANS II APS-C size sensor with a max resolution of 4896 x 3264.
The X-T1 IR is positioned #27 out of 54 in Advanced Mirrorless cameras and overall #153 out of 1422 for digital cameras in our collection. You should check our Advanced camera finder to see camera results based on your custom criteria.
The following is a diagram of multiple factors used in the rating system.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR family
The Fujifilm X-T1 IR is part of a family of products. You can see the detailed list below.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR Gallery
You can look at the X-T1 IR from several angles in the gallery below.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR Pros and Cons
Here is a checklist of positives and negatives of the Fujifilm X-T1 IR based on aspects that are oftentimes considered useful in a camera.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR Sensor information
The Fujifilm X-T1 IR houses the EXR Processor II chip. The specification of the sensor in the Fujifilm X-T1 IR is 23.6mm x 15.6mm (APS-C). The 368 mm² sensor is able to capture 4896 x 3264 pixels using aspect ratios of 1:1, 3:2 and 16:9.Handle those 8K RED files like a boss
The CMOS X-TRANS II sensor boasts 16 megapixels and includes a native ISO range of 200 - 6400. The ISO can also be expanded electronically to 100 - 51200. RAW files are saved which means that the user has more margin for error.
FujiFilm opted to omit the low pass filter on the Fujifilm X-T1 IR. This could result in more clear images but could create moire under some situations.
The graphic below illustrates the X-T1 IR's sensor size in comparison to other common sizes. The X-T1 IR sensor comes with a crop factor of 1.5 and is showcased in green.Unsplash partners with Institutions to bring historical archive photos
To get a sense of specific aspect ratios, you should refer to the visual below.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR dimensions
Fujifilm X-T1 IR is 0.97 lbs (440 gr / 15.52 oz) and the physical size of the camera is 129mm x 90mm x 47mm (5.1" x 3.5" x 1.9"). The weight of typical Advanced Mirrorless camera is 437 gr so the Fujifilm X-T1 IR is very much the same when compared to various rivals.Instagram's $20 billion Ad success
The following is a pic of the Fujifilm X-T1 IR with a softdrink so you can have a sense of its size.
The top view below will provide the button layout on the X-T1 IR.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR Lens information
The X-T1 IR works with the Fujifilm X mount and has 55 lenses to pick from. Here is a small number of the lenses we have in our collection that will fit the X-T1 IR.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR Connectivity
The X-T1 IR has the following connectivity:
- USB Yes
- Wireless Yes
- HDMI Yes
- GPS Yes
Digital cameras which include NFC or Bluetooth support can easily be used wirelessly via smartphones. You can send photos and at times adjust camera settings with no need to connect directly with the camera.
Many apps also enable a Liveview and hit the shutter whenever you are not near the camera. If the camera has a HDMI out, it could be hooked up to an external screen. Many cameras will allow you to recharge the battery pack through the USB socket.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR Video information
The max video resolution in the Fujifilm X-T1 IR is 1920 x 1080 and it can record in H.264 format. 1080p resolution gives you an excellent balance between quality and file size but 1080p isn't going to leave you with much room to downsample. While the body features a microphone jack, it is sadly missing a headphone jack which means that you will not be able to monitor your sound levels.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR Weather Sealing
Fujifilm X-T1 IR has got weather proofing making it a fantastic option to use during tough places. This is particularly valuable any time you are not sure about the elements you may face during outdoor photography.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR Display and Viewfinder
The Fujifilm X-T1 IR features a 3 inch tilting display having a resolution of 1,040 thousand dots.
Please note that the display screen offers no touch support.400 Megapixel mode coming to Fujifilm GFX 100
The View Finder specs regarding Fujifilm X-T1 IR are the following:
- ViewFinder Electronic
- ViewFinder Resolution 2,360 thousand dots
- ViewFinder Coverage 100%
- ViewFinder Magnification 0.77x
In those bright outdoor situations that make the camera displays washed out and tricky to view, viewfinders will be quite valuable.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR Shutter information
Fujifilm X-T1 IR is able to shoot continuously at 8.0 fps. The maximum shutter speed is 1/4000 seconds. The camera also features silent electronic shutter of 1/32000 seconds. Keep in mind that the electronic shutter may lead to "rolling shutter" under some lighting conditions.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR Flash and Hot shoe information
Fujifilm X-T1 IR boasts external flash support but is lacking inbuilt flash. The max flash sync speed is 1/180 seconds.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR Autofocus information
Fujifilm X-T1 IR boasts both Phase Detect Auto Focus along with Contrast Based Auto Focus. Phase Detection focusing is more snappier & precise as compared with Contrast Based focusing. The camera features Face detect which is handy for people photography.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR includes manual focusing when required during low light or you need to have more precise control on focusing.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR Battery life
The battery pack (NP-W126) on the Fujifilm X-T1 IR is made to last for 350 shots according to the CIPA measurements which is similar to its competition. The usual Advanced Mirrorless camera battery life is 366. Sony A6600 features the maximum (810) battery life within this range of cameras.
Below is a list of Advanced Mirrorless cameras that come with the strongest battery life:
Fujifilm X-T1 IR for specific kinds of photography
The following bar chart indicates a summary of the Fujifilm X-T1 IR for specific kinds of photography. To view more, have a look at the specific section below.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR Portrait photography information
The Fujifilm X-T1 IR gets a points tally of 77 which is very high, and means the camera is a awesome fit to use for portrait photography. Photographing portrait photos leans greatly towards sensor size, support for RAW photos in addition to the option to use external flash.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR Street photography features
Having a above average points total of 75, the Fujifilm X-T1 IR is a very decent fit to use in street photography. A very good street photography camera features a fine balance of image quality and portability.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR as a Sports photography camera
A above average sports photography points tally of 72 indicates the Fujifilm X-T1 IR is a respectable fit for shooting sports. A camera really should have very good autofocus and continuous shooting for sports photography.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR as a Travel photography camera
Portability is very important when choosing a camera for travel. Over-all, the Fujifilm X-T1 IR gets a above average 70 as a travel camera which is a good option to purchase for your journeys.
Landscape photography with Fujifilm X-T1 IR
For those who are planning to choose a digital camera for landscape photography, the most essential factor will be image quality. The Fujifilm X-T1 IR and it's awesome rating of 77 for a landscape camera is a great choice within the current marketplace.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR as a Vlogging camera
A vlogging camera ought to offer a articulating screen, microphone input and preferably image stabilization. Taking everything in to account, the Fujifilm X-T1 IR is not really acceptable for vlogging as it gets a horrible score of 34.
Fujifilm X-T1 IR Alternatives
If you are trying to find alternatives to the X-T1 IR, below is a collection of the top ranked cameras that fall in to the class of Advanced Mirrorless.
The diagram below provides you an overview of the X-T1 IR vs it's top rated competitors listed earlier.
These are various other cameras you may look at as alternatives. To look at a complete comparison, just click on the "compare" link.