Here is a quick review and comparison for the Fujifilm X-T20 vs Sony A6500 mirrorless cameras with APS-c sized image sensors.
The Fuji X-T20 is a budget-friendly and stripped-down version of the flagship X-T2. Both cameras have so much similarities including sensor, native ISO, AF system and 4K video recording. Sony improves the mid-range Alpha series A6500 camera with in-body 5-axis image stabilization technology and touchscreen.
When it comes to video recording features, X-T20 supports 4K at 24, 25 and 30fps with a 100Mbps data rate and Full HD up to 60fps. Both cameras offer clean HDMI output with an 8-bit 4:2:2 colour space. The microphone jack is 3.5mm on the a6500 and 2.5mm on the X-T20. So what maybe the other differences of these two models?
Differences between the Fujifilm X-T20 vs Sony A6500 cameras
Below you can see the specs comparison table of Fujifilm X-T20 vs Sony A6500 mirrorless cameras. Some differences like sensor, image size, shooting speed, lcd size etc.. detailed as bold on the table.
|Feature||Fuji X-T20||Sony a6500|
|Sensor Resolution||24 MP||24.2MP CMOS Sensor|
|Image Size||6000 x 4000||6000 x 4000|
|Image Processor||X-Processor Pro||Bionz X|
|Storage Media||SD Card (-2G) / SDHC Card (-32G) / SDXC Card (-256G) UHS-I||SD/SDHC/SDXC, Memory Stick Pro Duo/ Pro-HG Duo|
|Continuous Shooting Speed||14 FPS||11 FPS|
|Max Shutter Speed||1/4000 to 30 sec||30-1/4000 sec|
|Native ISO Sensitivity||ISO 200-12,800||ISO 100-25600|
|Autofocus System||Hybrid: 91||Phase Detection: 425
Contrast Detection: 169
|Built-in Flash||Yes (5m)||Yes (6m)|
|Video Resolution||3840 x 2160p at 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97 fps (100 Mbps MOV via H.264)
1920 x 1080p at 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 50, 59.94 fps (36 Mbps MOV via H.264)
1280 x 720p at 23.98, 24, 25, 29.97, 50, 59.94 fps (18 Mbps MOV via H.264)
|2160 30/24p (4K / UHD)
1080 i60 Stereo XAVC S format for 4K and Full HD
|LCD Size||3″ Rear Tilting Touchscreen LCD||3″ Rear Tilting Touchscreen LCD|
|LCD Resolution||1,040,000 dots||921,600 dots|
|Exposure Compensation||-5 EV to +5 EV (in 1/3 EV steps)||-3 EV to +3 EV (in 1/3 or 1/2 EV steps)|
|Battery Life (CIPA)||350 shots||400 shots|
|Dimensions||118.4 x 82.8 x 41.4 mm||120.0 x 66.9 x 53.3 mm|