Fujifilm X20 Discontinued! X30 with 1 inch Sensor Coming Soon?

The Fujifilm X20 has been discontinued at B&H Photo Video and the premium compact camera is rumored to be replaced this summer by the Fujifilm X30.

Fujifilm X30 is rumored before to compete with the unmatched Sony RX100 series cameras. The X30 to feature a fixed zoom lens and an image sensor larger than 1-inch-type sensors.

The Fujifilm X20 announced in early 2013 with a 12 megapixel 2/3-inch X-Trans CMOS II sensor and EXR Processor II which enables the X20 to capture very high quality images.

If rumors are true than the upcoming Fujifilm X30 would be the first real competitor of the recently announced Sony RX100 M3. Nikon is also rumored to announce Nikon P8000 (1 inch sensor based compact camera) very soon.

Fujifilm X20 Discontinued. X30 with 1 inch Sensor Coming Soon?

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If you wonder about Fuji X30 specs list. There is only a little information about the rumored compact camera. Chinese site xjrumo previously posted that the X30 will be slightly bigger then the X20 and feature a 1″-type image sensor with fixed lens.

via MR