Fujifilm X-A2 vs Sony Alpha A7R

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Fujifilm X-A2
Sony Alpha A7R

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Reasons For

9 Reasons For
23.5mm longer maximum focal length Edit
The Fujifilm X-A2 has a maximum focal length of 76mm, but the Sony Alpha A7R is only a 52.5mm maximum focal length digital camera (23.5mm shorter).
2x shorter minimum focal length Edit
The Fujifilm X-A2 is a 24mm minimum focal length digital camera. That's 28.5mm shorter than the Sony Alpha A7R (52.5mm).
256.00 auto focus points Edit
The Fujifilm X-A2 is a 256.00 auto focus point digital camera, whereas the Sony Alpha A7R only has 117.00 auto focus points.
107g lighter Edit
The Fujifilm X-A2 has a weight of 300g, but the Sony Alpha A7R is a 407g digital camera (107g heavier). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

42% shorter Edit
Fujifilm X-A2 is 66.5mm tall. That's 27.9mm shorter than the Sony Alpha A7R (94.4mm).
7.8mm thinner Edit
The Fujifilm X-A2 is a 40.4mm deep digital camera. That's 7.8mm thinner than the Sony Alpha A7R (48.2mm).
Narrower Edit
The Fujifilm X-A2 is a 116.9mm wide digital camera. That's 10mm narrower than the Sony Alpha A7R (126.9mm).
410.00 shots per battery charge Edit
The number of shots per battery charge on the Fujifilm X-A2 is 410.00, but the Sony Alpha A7R only takes 340.00 shots per battery charge. Read more

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

1 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this digital camera.
9 Reasons For
20MP higher megapixel count Edit
The Sony Alpha A7R has a megapixel count of 36.3MP, however the Fujifilm X-A2 is only a 16.3MP digital camera (20MP lower). Read more

The resolution of the images a digital camera produces is measured in megapixels (MP). One megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels and is a result of the pixel width multiplied by the pixel height of the image. While a higher image resolution generally results in sharper images, only a relatively low megapixel count is required when printing the image at a small size or to display it on a computer screen.

A sensor with more megapixels will be able to capture more detailed photos and the image will appear sharper. Images with more megapixels can also be printed at a larger size.

20.3MP more total megapixel count Edit
The Sony Alpha A7R has a total megapixel count of 36.8MP, whereas the Fujifilm X-A2 is only a 16.5MP digital camera (20.3MP less).
Smaller minimum aperture Edit
The Sony Alpha A7R is a 2.8 minimum aperture digital camera. That's 0.7 smaller than the Fujifilm X-A2 (2.8).
29.75s longer maximum camera shutter speed Edit
The Sony Alpha A7R is a 30s maximum shutter speed digital camera, whereas the Fujifilm X-A2 is only a 0.25s maximum shutter speed digital camera (29.75s shorter). Read more

The maximum time which the camera shutter is open when taking a photo.

1,600 pixels higher display resolution Edit
The Sony Alpha A7R has a display resolution of 921,600 pixels, whereas the Fujifilm X-A2 is only a 920,000 pixels display resolution digital camera (1,600 pixels lower).
63% lighter lens weight Edit
The Sony Alpha A7R is a 120g lens weight digital camera. That's 75g lighter than the Fujifilm X-A2 (120g).
Two times shorter lens length Edit
The Sony Alpha A7R has a lens length of 36.5mm, however the Fujifilm X-A2 is a 98.3mm lens length digital camera (61.8mm longer).
Smaller lens diameter Edit
The Sony Alpha A7R is a 61.5mm lens diameter digital camera. That's 1.1mm smaller than the Fujifilm X-A2 (61.5mm).
Included battery charger Edit
The Sony Alpha A7R has an included battery charger, however the Fujifilm X-A2 does not.

Reasons Against

10 Reasons Against
Two times lower megapixel count Edit
The Fujifilm X-A2 is a 16.3MP digital camera. That's 20MP lower than the Sony Alpha A7R (36.3MP). Read more

The resolution of the images a digital camera produces is measured in megapixels (MP). One megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels and is a result of the pixel width multiplied by the pixel height of the image. While a higher image resolution generally results in sharper images, only a relatively low megapixel count is required when printing the image at a small size or to display it on a computer screen.

A sensor with more megapixels will be able to capture more detailed photos and the image will appear sharper. Images with more megapixels can also be printed at a larger size.

Less total megapixel count Edit
The Fujifilm X-A2 is a 16.5MP digital camera. That's 20.3MP less than the Sony Alpha A7R (36.8MP).
21% larger minimum aperture Edit
The Fujifilm X-A2 has a minimum aperture of 3.5, however the Sony Alpha A7R is a 2.8 minimum aperture digital camera (0.7 smaller).
Significantly shorter maximum camera shutter speed Edit
Fujifilm X-A2 is only 0.25s maximum shutter speed. That's 29.75s shorter than the Sony Alpha A7R (30s). Read more

The maximum time which the camera shutter is open when taking a photo.

Lower display resolution Edit
The Fujifilm X-A2 is a 920,000 pixels display resolution digital camera. That's 1,600 pixels lower than the Sony Alpha A7R (921,600 pixels).
75g heavier lens weight Edit
The Fujifilm X-A2 has a lens weight of 195g, but the Sony Alpha A7R is a 120g lens weight digital camera (75g lighter).
63% longer lens length Edit
The Fujifilm X-A2 is a 98.3mm lens length digital camera. That's 61.8mm longer than the Sony Alpha A7R (36.5mm).
A bit bigger lens diameter Edit
The Fujifilm X-A2 has a lens diameter of 62.6mm, however the Sony Alpha A7R is a 61.5mm lens diameter digital camera (1.1mm smaller).
Does not have an included battery charger Edit
The Fujifilm X-A2 does not have an included battery charger, however the Sony Alpha A7R does.
Older by eleven months
The Fujifilm X-A2 is eleven months older than the Sony Alpha A7R.
9 Reasons Against
45% shorter maximum focal length Edit
The Sony Alpha A7R is a 52.5mm maximum focal length digital camera. That's 23.5mm shorter than the Fujifilm X-A2 (52.5mm).
28.5mm longer minimum focal length Edit
The Sony Alpha A7R has a minimum focal length of 52.5mm, but the Fujifilm X-A2 is a 24mm minimum focal length digital camera (28.5mm shorter).
One hundred and thirty-nine less auto focus points Edit
The Sony Alpha A7R has 117.00 auto focus points, however the Fujifilm X-A2 only has 256.00 auto focus points.
27% heavier Edit
The Sony Alpha A7R is a 407g digital camera. That's 107g heavier than the Fujifilm X-A2 (407g). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

A lot taller Edit
The Sony Alpha A7R is a 94.4mm tall digital camera, whereas the Fujifilm X-A2 is a 66.5mm tall digital camera (27.9mm shorter).
17% thicker Edit
The Sony Alpha A7R has a depth of 48.2mm, however the Fujifilm X-A2 is a 40.4mm deep digital camera (7.8mm thinner).
10mm wider Edit
The Sony Alpha A7R has a width of 126.9mm, however the Fujifilm X-A2 is a 116.9mm wide digital camera (10mm narrower).
Seventy less shots per battery charge Edit
The Sony Alpha A7R is a digital camera that takes 340.00 shots per battery charge, whereas the Fujifilm X-A2 only takes 410.00 shots per battery charge. Read more

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

Not as many stockists
Only 2 shops sells the Sony Alpha A7R, however 3 retailers sell the Fujifilm X-A2. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this digital camera remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.

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Picture Quality

Camera Type
 MILC
 MILC
Megapixel Count
16.3MP 36.3MP
BEST
Image Stabiliser
 Image stabiliser
Unknown - Click to provide data
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
Still Image Resolution
 4896 x 2760
 3264 x 3264
 3456 x 2304
 3456 x 1944
 2304 x 2304
 2496 x 1664
 2496 x 1408
 1664 x 1664
BEST
 4896 x 2760
 3264 x 3264
 3456 x 2304
 3456 x 1944
 2304 x 2304
 2496 x 1664
 2496 x 1408
 1664 x 1664
Maximum Image Resolution
 7360 x 4912
 7360 x 4912
BEST
Image Format
 RAW
 JPS
 JPG
 RAW
 JPS
 JPG
Full-Frame Sensor Size
23.6 x 15.6 38.9 x 24
Total Megapixel Count
16.5MP 36.8MP
BEST
Image Stabilizer
 Lens
 Lens
Sensor Format
 Advanced Photo System type-C (APS-C)
 Advanced Photo System type-C (APS-C)
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 3:2
 1:1
 16:9
 3:2
 1:1

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Lens System

Digital Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 4x
Maximum Aperture
22 22
Minimum Aperture
3.5 2.8
BEST
Maximum Focal Length
76mm
BEST
52.5mm
Minimum Focal Length
24mm
BEST
52.5mm
Focal Length Range
16 - 50 24 - 70
Fixed Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 55mm
Lens
 Wide-angle
 Wide-angle
Lens Structure
12/10 7/5
Lens Mount Interface
 Fujifilm X
 E mount
 Fujifilm X
 E mount
Aspheric Element
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Diaphragm Blades
7 7
Filter Size
58mm 49mm
Lens Mount
 Bayonet
 Bayonet

Focusing

Auto Focus
 Face detection
 single
 continuous
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 Face detection
 single
 continuous
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
BEST
Auto Focus Assist Beam
 Auto focus assist beam
Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Focus Point
256
BEST
117
Focus
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
Focus Mode
 TTL
 TTL

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Mode
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
 Auto
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
 Auto
ISO Speed
 64
 80
 100
 200
 400
 640
 800
 6400
 12800
 25600
 25
 50
 125
 160
 250
 320
 500
 1000
 1250
 1600
 2000
 2250
 2500
 3200
 4000
 5000
 16000
 8000
 10000
 64
 80
 100
 200
 400
 640
 800
 6400
 12800
 25600
 25
 50
 125
 160
 250
 320
 500
 1000
 1250
 1600
 2000
 2250
 2500
 3200
 4000
 5000
 16000
 8000
 10000
Maximum ISO Speed
25,600 25,600
Minimum ISO Speed
100 100
Light Metering Mode
 Spot
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Centre-weighted
Light Exposure Correction
 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
BEST
 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
Light Exposure Control
 Program AE
 Program AE

Shutter

Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
0.25s 30s
BEST
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
1s 1s
Camera Shutter
 Electronic
 Electronic

Flash

Flash Mode
 Suppressed
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Auto
 Manual
 Forced on
 Fill-in
 Flash off
 Pre-flash
 Suppressed
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Auto
 Manual
 Forced on
 Fill-in
 Flash off
 Pre-flash
Flash Guide
7m Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Exposure Correction
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
BEST
Pre-Flash
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pre-flash
Shoe Mounting Point
 Shoe mounting point
Unknown - Click to provide data
Shoe Mounting Point
 Hot
 Hot

Video

Full HD Video
 Full HD video
 Full HD video
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
JPEG Frame Rate
30fps 30fps
Video Format
 MOV
 H.264
 MP4
 AVCHD
 AVC
 MOV
 H.264
 MP4
 AVCHD
 AVC
Analog Signal Format
 PAL
 NTSC
 PAL
 NTSC
BEST
Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 1440 x 1080
 640 x 480
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 1440 x 1080
 640 x 480
Resolution and Capture Speed
 1920x1080@30fps
 1440x1080@25fps
BEST
 1920x1080@30fps
 1440x1080@25fps
Video Recording
 Video recording
 Video recording
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD

Audio

Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
 Built-in microphone
Audio Format
 LPCM
 PCM
BEST
 LPCM
 PCM
Voice Recording
 Voice recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio System
 Stereo
 Stereo

Memory

Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 MS PRO
 MS PRO Duo
 MS Pro-HG
 MS Pro-HG Duo
 MSXC
 MS XC-HG Duo
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 MS PRO
 MS PRO Duo
 MS Pro-HG
 MS Pro-HG Duo
 MSXC
 MS XC-HG Duo
Memory Slot
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Screen Size
3" 3"
Display
 LCD
 LCD
Vari-Angle LCD Display
 Vari-angle LCD display
Unknown - Click to provide data
Field of View
Unknown - Click to provide data 100%
Touch Sensitive Screen
 Touch sensitive screen
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
920,000 pixels 921,600 pixels
BEST

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5"
Lens Magnification Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.71x
Viewfinder
 electrical
 electrical
BEST

Ports & Interfaces

PictBridge
 PictBridge
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 Micro-USB B
 Micro-USB B
HDMI Port
 HDMI port
 HDMI port
Microphone in Socket
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Microphone in socket
HDMI Connector
 Mini
 Mini
USB Version
 2.0
 2.0
Headphone Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out port
USB Connector
 Micro-USB B
 Micro-USB
 Micro-USB B
 Micro-USB

Camera

GPS
 GPS
Unknown - Click to provide data
White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Fluorescent
 Daylight
 Incandescent
 Shade
 Custom modes
 Fine
 Cloudy
 Flash
 Underwater
 Auto
 Fluorescent
 Daylight
 Incandescent
 Shade
 Custom modes
 Fine
 Cloudy
 Flash
 Underwater
Photo Effect
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Sepia
 Vivid
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Sepia
 Vivid
Self-Timer
2,10 2,10
Histogram
 Histogram
 Histogram
Dioptre Correction
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Dioptre correction
Camera File System
 RAW
 DPOF
BEST
 RAW
 DPOF
Scene Mode
 Landscape
 Night
 Night portrait
 Portrait
 Sports
 Sunset
 Landscape
 Night
 Night portrait
 Portrait
 Sports
 Sunset

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
300g
BEST
407g
Height
66.5mm
BEST
94.4mm
Depth
40.4mm
BEST
48.2mm
Width
116.9mm
BEST
126.9mm
Lens Weight
195g 120g
BEST
Lens Length
98.3mm 36.5mm
BEST
Lens Diameter
62.6mm 61.5mm
BEST
Weight Including Battery
350g
BEST
465g

Battery

Power Source
 Battery
 Battery
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Supported Battery
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Size
NP-W126 NP-FW50
Battery Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,080mAh
Shot Per Battery Charge
410 shots
BEST
340 shots
Battery Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 7.2V
Battery Level Indicator
 Battery level indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operating Range
10 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40

Packaging Content

AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
Included Cable
 HDMI
 HDMI
BEST
Battery Included
 Battery included
 Battery included
Included Battery Charger
 Included battery charger
 Included battery charger
BEST
Hand Strap
 Hand strap
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Carrying Case
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Carrying case

Networking

WiFi Connectivity
 WiFi connectivity
 WiFi connectivity
Near Field Communication
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Near field communication

Other Features

Built-In Flash
 Built-in flash
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connectivity
 USB connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Image Processor
 BIONZ
 BIONZ
Self-Timer
 Self-timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
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