Fujifilm X-E2

The Fujifilm X-E2 is a digital rangefinder-style mirrorless camera announced by Fujifilm on October 18, 2013. An updated version with minor improvements of the camera, called the Fujifilm X-E2s, was announced on January 15, 2016.[3] Both cameras are part of the company's X-series range of cameras.[4]

Fujifilm X-E2
Overview
MakerFujifilm
TypeMILC
ReleasedX-E2: 18 October 2013;
8 years ago
 (2013-10-18)
X-E2s: 15 February 2016;
5 years ago
 (2016-02-15)
Intro priceX-E2: USD 999 (body), USD 1,399 (kit)
X-E2s: USD 699 (body), USD 999 (kit)
Lens
Lens mountFujifilm X
LensInterchangeable lens
Compatible lensesFujinon
Sensor/medium
SensorAPS-C
Sensor typeX-Trans CMOS II
Sensor size23.6 mm × 15.6 mm
Sensor makerSony
Maximum resolution16.3 megapixels
4896 x 3264
Film speed160–12800 (standard)
80–51200 (extend)
Storage mediaSD, SDHC, SDXC, UHS-I
Focusing
FocusIntelligent Hybrid TTL AF
contrast and phase detection
Focus modesSingle AF, Continuous AF, Manual
Focus areas91 focus point
Focus bracketingAuto, Manual
Exposure/metering
ExposureTTL 256-zone metering
Exposure bracketing-3.0EV - +3.0EV, 1/3EV step
Exposure modesProgram AE, Aperture Priority AE, Shutter Speed Priority AE, Manual Exposure
Exposure meteringThrough-the-lens
Metering modesMulti, Spot, Average, Center Weighted
Flash
FlashManual pop-up flash
Flash synchronization1/180 s
Compatible flashesShoe Mount Flash
Shutter
ShutterFocal Plane Shutter
Shutter speedsX-E2: 1/4 s to 1/4000 s
X-E2s: 1 s to 1/32000 s
Continuous shooting7.0 fps
Viewfinder
ViewfinderEVF with eye sensor
Electronic viewfinder0.5" 2.360K dots OLED Viewfinder
Viewfinder magnification0.62
Frame coverage100%
Image processing
Image processorX-Processor II
White balanceAuto, Custom, Preset, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Underwater
WB bracketing±1, ±2, ±3
Dynamic range bracketing100%, 200%, 400%
General
Video recordingMOV
1080p up to 60 fps,
720p up to 60 fps
LCD screen3.0" 1.04M dots touchscreen
variable-angle monitor
BatteryNP-W126 Li-ion
AV Port(s)HDMI C, ⌀2.5 mm audio jack
Data Port(s)USB 2.0, Wi-Fi 4
Body featuresMagnesium alloy body
DimensionsX-E2: 129 mm × 74.9 mm × 37.2 mm (5.08 in × 2.95 in × 1.46 in)
X-E2s: 129 mm × 74.9 mm × 37.2 mm (5.08 in × 2.95 in × 1.46 in)
WeightX-E2: 350 g (0.77 lb)
X-E2s: 350 g (0.77 lb)
including battery and memory card
Made in Japan
Chronology
PredecessorFujifilm X-E1
SuccessorFujifilm X-E3
References
[1][2]

Fujifilm X-E2Edit

 

The Fujifilm X-E2 is mid-range retro-style mirrorless interchangeable lens camera.[5] The camera has the same 16MP camera as its predecessor but a new sensor, the X-Trans CMOS II sensor.[6] It also gets a Wi-Fi support and a new image processor, the EXR Processor II doubling the processing speed.

X-E2 is very similar to its predecessor, the X-E1, having the same body design and control layout.

Key featuresEdit

  • 16MP APS-C X-Trans CMOS II sensor
  • EXR Processor II
  • ISO 200-6400, expandable up to 51200
  • 7 fps continuous shooting; 3 fps with continuous AF
  • Lens Modulation Optimizer
  • 2.36M dot OLED electronic viewfinder
  • 3" 1.04M dot fixed-type LCD monitor
  • Wi-Fi 4 for image transfer to smartphones or computers
  • 1080p 60p movie recording with built-in stereo microphone
  • 2.5mm stereo microphone socket
  • Available in silver or black

Fujifilm X-E2sEdit

 

The Fujifilm X-E2S is a mid-range rangefinder-styled interchangeable lens mirrorless camera with a 16MP camera and X-Trans CMOS II sensor.[7]

The X-E2s is almost identical to its predecessor, the X-E2 camera. Aside from the new firmware, also available for its predecessor, changes include an electronic shutter option, extended ISO to 51200, auto mode, motion detection for slow shutter speeds and an optimised grip along with other minor cosmetic changes. The price at release date is $300 cheaper than the X-E2's.

Key FeaturesEdit

  • 16MP APS-C X-Trans CMOS II sensor
  • EXR Processor II
  • An 'Auto' button on the rear.
  • Maximum ISO boost comes in at 51200
  • Tweaked grip, top plate loses the 'Fujinon Lens System' engraving
  • Rear four-way controller now defaults to AF point selection
  • 77-point autofocus system
  • 1080p 60p video capture
  • 3" 1.04M dot fixed-type LCD monitor
  • 2.36M dot OLED electronic viewfinder
  • 7 fps continuous shooting
  • Wi-Fi 4

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FUJIFILM X-E2". Fujifilm.
  2. ^ "FUJIFILM X-E2s". Fujifilm.
  3. ^ "The FUJIFILM X-E2S: The latest rangefinder-style model in the X-Series range features optimum AF performance and easy handling | Fujifilm Global". Fujifilm.com. 2016-01-15. Retrieved 2016-03-01.
  4. ^ "Fujifilm X-E2: Digital Photography Review". Dpreview.com. 2013-10-18. Retrieved 2016-03-01.
  5. ^ "Fujifilm refines its retro camera lineup with the X-E2 and XQ1". The Verge. 18 October 2013.
  6. ^ "Fuji X-E2 Announced". Learning Cameras. 18 October 2013.
  7. ^ "Still solid: Fujifilm X-E2S Review". Digital Photography Review. 9 August 2016.