Here is a recap of the newly announced Fujifilm X-T2 mirrorless camera. Additional coverage of the new weather sealed MILC includes hands-on videos, first impressions and size comparison.
The shooter provides a faster top mechanical shutter speed of 1/8000 sec (1/32000 sec electronic), an improved AF-C algorithm. It has an unchanged 2.36 million-dot OLED EVF from its predecessor.
The camera uses the same 24.3MP X-Trans CMOS III APS-C sensor found on the flagship X-Pro2 model. It also comes with an upgraded hybrid AF system with more focus points, as well as an AF-point selection joystick.
Fujifilm X-T2 First Impressions Reviews
Fujifilm X-T2 Hands-on Videos
Hands-On Field Test
Unboxing and Getting Started
X-T2: Pete Bridgwood (UK) x Landscape / FUJIFILM
Newsshooter interview: Emmanuel Pampuri’s notes on the Fujifilm X-T2 4K camera
Fujifilm X-T2 Recap
According to Fujifilm, the X-T2 is not faster than the X-Pro 2. Both cameras focus at 0.06 seconds when using phase detection af pixels. But the X-T2 uses phase detection 2/3 of the time and the X-Pro 2 1/3 of the time. This will change when Fujifilm releases firmware 2.00 for the X-Pro 2, which will bring parity to the cameras.
Here are the full size comparison between the new Fuji X-T2 vs X-T1 via Camerasize.
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