Fujifilm X-T3 overview
Fujifilm X-T3 is FujiFilm's Advanced Mirrorless digital camera originally revealed on September of 2018. The camera has got a 26MP, BSI-CMOS APS-C sized sensor and has a peak resolution of 6240 x 4160.
FujiFilm brought out this model as a way to upgrade the older Fujifilm X-T2 (Read Full Comparison) and afterwards introduced the fresher Fujifilm X-T4 (Read Full Comparison) in order to upgrade this camera.
The X-T3 is placed #11 out of 54 in Advanced Mirrorless cameras and all round #64 out of 1422 for cameras in our database. You can test our Advanced camera search to get camera results based on your personal criteria.
The following is a graph of multiple criteria used in the scoring system.
Fujifilm X-T3 history
The Fujifilm X-T3 is part of a family of products. You can view the detailed range below.
Fujifilm X-T3 Gallery
You can see the X-T3 from several angles in the gallery underneath.
Fujifilm X-T3 Pros and Cons
Below is a shortlist of pluses and minuses of the Fujifilm X-T3 based on aspects that are oftentimes seen as crucial in a digital camera.
Fujifilm X-T3 Sensor specifications
The Fujifilm X-T3 is run by the X-Processor 4 processor chip. The size of the sensor on the Fujifilm X-T3 is 23.5mm x 15.6mm (APS-C). The 367 mm² sensor has the capability to resolve 6240 x 4160 pixels at aspect ratios of 1:1, 3:2 and 16:9.Coronavirus is affecting the sensor business
The BSI-CMOS sensor boasts 26 megapixels and provides a standard ISO range of 160 to 12800. This ISO can also be expanded digitally to 80 to 51200. RAW files are saved which means that the user has wider margin for error.
FujiFilm chose to skip the anti aliasing filter in the Fujifilm X-T3. This could result in more sharper images but can cause moire under certain conditions.
The graphic below illustrates the X-T3's sensor dimensions when compared to other popular sizes. The X-T3 sensor comes with a crop factor of 1.5 and is showcased in green.Google will print your 'Best' photos for $8 a month
To get an idea of specific aspect ratios, you should refer to the graphic below.
Fujifilm X-T3 dimensions
Fujifilm X-T3 weighs in at 1.19 pounds (539g / 19.01 ounces) and features outside dimensions of 133mm x 93mm x 59mm (5.2" x 3.7" x 2.3"). The weight of general Advanced Mirrorless camera is 437g and the Fujifilm X-T3 is more heavy compared with its rivals.400 Megapixel mode coming to Fujifilm GFX 100
The following is a pic of the Fujifilm X-T3 besides a softdrink so you're able to have a sense of its scale.
The top view directly below will illustrate the button design on the X-T3.
Fujifilm X-T3 Lens specifications
The X-T3 works with the Fujifilm X mount and has 55 lenses to pick from. Below is a small number of the lenses we have in our collection which will fit the X-T3.
Fujifilm X-T3 Connectivity
The X-T3 has the following connectivity:
- USB Yes
- Wireless Yes
- Bluetooth Yes
- HDMI Yes
Cameras that incorporate NFC or Bluetooth support can be controlled wirelessly by smartphones. You will be able to send files and usually alter settings without the hassle of connecting physically to the camera.
Many applications even provide a Liveview and press the shutter when you aren't near the camera. If the camera features a HDMI out, it can be attached to an external monitor. Nearly all cameras will allow you to recharge the battery through the USB port.
Fujifilm X-T3 Video specifications
The highest video quality on the Fujifilm X-T3 is 4096 x 2160 and it can capture in MPEG-4, H.264 and H.265 file format. 2160p gives you a outstanding quality for video. You will be able to crop to Full HD to get better video. Be mindful of the large file sizes and ensure you get high quality SD cards that have fast write speeds. The body does feature both headphone and mic support making it extremely valuable whilst capturing sound.
Fujifilm X-T3 Weather Sealing
Fujifilm X-T3 provides weather sealing making it a fantastic candidate to use for challenging conditions. This can be especially helpful whenever you are not sure about the conditions you may face for outdoor photography.
Fujifilm X-T3 Screen and Viewfinder
The Fujifilm X-T3 has got a 3 inch tilting screen boasting a resolution of 1,040 thousand dots.
Moreover the screen is touch friendly which means that you will be able to adjust focus point and change settings using your finger.Handle those 8K RED files like a boss
The ViewFinder specs regarding Fujifilm X-T3 are below:
- ViewFinder Electronic
- ViewFinder Resolution 3,690 thousand dots
- ViewFinder Coverage 100%
- ViewFinder Magnification 0.75x
Viewfinders can be pretty helpful for bright outdoor conditions which will make the camera screen washed out and very difficult to view.
Fujifilm X-T3 Shutter specifications
Fujifilm X-T3 has the capability to shoot continuously at 20.0 frames per second. The max shutter speed is 1/8000 seconds. The camera also includes silent electronic shutter of 1/32000 seconds. Beware that the electronic shutter could produce "rolling shutter" under certain conditions.
Fujifilm X-T3 Flash and Hot shoe specifications
Fujifilm X-T3 includes external flash ability but is without inbuilt flash. The highest flash sync speed is 1/250 seconds.
Fujifilm X-T3 Autofocus specifications
Fujifilm X-T3 includes both Phase Detect Auto Focus and Contrast Based Auto Focus. Phase Detection focusing is more quicker & exact compared with Contrast Based focusing. The camera has got Face detection which is valuable for people photography.
The AF system has got 425 focus points to choose from. Fujifilm X-T3 has touch to focus. You can use your fingers to switch where you focus. It also comes with Tracking Auto Focus for subjects on the move. Fujifilm X-T3 boasts manual focusing when needed for low light scenarios or you need to have more exact control on focusing.
Fujifilm X-T3 Battery life
The battery power (NP-W126S) in the Fujifilm X-T3 is made to last for 390 photographs based on the CIPA measurements which is comparable with its competition. The typical Advanced Mirrorless camera battery life is 366. Sony A6600 has got the highest (810) battery life for this category of cameras.
Listed below is a number of Advanced Mirrorless cameras having the strongest battery life:
Fujifilm X-T3 for specific styles of photography
The following bar chart indicates a analysis of the Fujifilm X-T3 for specific styles of photography. To read more, have a look at the specific section below.
Fujifilm X-T3 Portrait photography factors
The Fujifilm X-T3 gets a points total of 83 which is brilliant, meaning that it is a wonderful option for portraits. Shooting portraits leans heavily to sensor specs, support for RAW photos in addition to the ability to utilize off-camera flash.
Fujifilm X-T3 Street photography factors
Having a very good score of 71, the Fujifilm X-T3 is a fine option for street photography. A very good street photography camera gives a fine balance of image quality plus portability.
Fujifilm X-T3 Sports photography highlights
A excellent sports photography score of 80 indicates the Fujifilm X-T3 is a wonderful option for shooting sports. A camera needs great focusing and fast shutter speeds for sports photography.
Fujifilm X-T3 as a Travel photography camera
Weight is pretty important in choosing a camera for travel. All things considered, the Fujifilm X-T3 gets a very good 69 for a travel camera which makes it a fine option to take with you on your travels.
Fujifilm X-T3 Landscape photography information
If you're looking to choose a digital camera for landscape pictures, the most significant factor will no doubt be image quality. The Fujifilm X-T3 with it's awesome score of 81 as a landscape camera is a outstanding pick within the current marketplace.
Fujifilm X-T3 Vlogging highlights
A camera for vlogging ought to have a moving display screen, microphone port and preferably image stabilization. Taking all things into account, the Fujifilm X-T3 is not good for vlogging as it receives a awful rating of 32.
Fujifilm X-T3 Alternatives
If you want alternatives to the X-T3, here is a number of the top ranked cameras that fall into the family of Advanced Mirrorless.
The chart below gives you a bird's eye view of the X-T3 versus it's top scoring rivals suggested above.
There are more cameras you may see as alternative options. To go through a detailed comparison, visit the "compare" link.