Camera Rocket Review Our evaluation of X-E2 vs 650D

Image Quality

RAW image quality independent of lens

DxOMark Low light, DxOMark Color depth and DxOMark Dynamic range

Focusing

How fast and easily does the camera nail focus

focus points

Responsiveness

How much delay is there between you and your photo?

continuous shooting

Reviews

What do the experts think?

Reviews from dpreview.com, reviews.cnet.com and imaging-resource.com

No winner declared

Too close to call

Benchmarks Real world tests of Fujifilm X-E2 vs EOS 650D

Continuous shooting Delay between fully pressing shutter to image capture

EOS 650D
5 fps

Battery life How many photos per battery charge (CIPA)

Fujifilm X-E2
350 photos
EOS 650D
440 photos

Features Key features of the Fujifilm X-E2  vs EOS 650D 

Megapixels Maximum resolution images are captured at

Fujifilm X-E2
16.7 MP
EOS 650D
17.9 MP

Max ISO Maximum light sensitivity of the sensor

Fujifilm X-E2
25,600 ISO
EOS 650D
25,600 ISO

Focus points How many different points the camera can focus on

Screen size Larger screens make it easier to preview and review photos

Viewfinder size Large viewfinders are brighter and more comfortable to use

EOS 650D
0.53x

Pixel size How much area of the sensor is dedicated to each pixel

Fujifilm X-E2
22.1 microns
EOS 650D
18.5 microns

Reviews Word on the street

Fujifilm X-E2  vs EOS 650D 

8.0
7.7

8.0
7.8
But JPEGs are quite usable at full size up through ISO 3200 and possibly ISO 6400 depending upon scene content and lighting.
Fujifilm X-E2

Overall

8.3 Out of 10
8.4 Out of 10

Specifications Full list of technical specs

sensor

Fujifilm X-E2  vs
EOS 650D 
Type CMOS CMOS
Megapixels 16.7 MP 17.9 MP
Resolution 4720 x 3536 5184 x 3456
Size APS-C APS-C
Area 23.6 x 15.6 mm 22.3 x 14.9 mm
Crop factor 1.5x 1.6x
Pixel size 22.1 microns 18.5 microns
Light sensitivity 200 ISO to 6,400 ISO 100 ISO to 12,800 ISO
Light sensitivity (Boost) 100 ISO to 25,600 ISO 12,800 ISO to 25,600 ISO
Codecs
RAW
JPEG
Self cleaning sensor Yes Yes

focus system

Type Hybrid detection Phase detection
Focus points 49 9
Supports continuous Yes Yes

viewfinder

Viewfinder mirror Opaque Opaque
Viewfinder Yes Yes
Type Electronic Pentamirror
Coverage 100% 95%
Magnification 2.5x 0.85x
Viewfinder size 1.64x 0.53x

performance

Max continuous shooting 7 fps 5 fps
Battery life 350 440
Continuous shooting
5 fps @ 5184 x 3456, JPEG, 22 shots
5 fps @ 5184 x 3456, RAW, 6 shots
7 fps, JPEG

video

Fujifilm X-E2  vs
EOS 650D 
Video 1920 x 1080 @ 60 fps 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps (MPEG-4)
Shoots video in 24p No Yes
Shoots high speed video No No
External mic jack Proprietary 3.5mm
Autofocus while shooting video Contrast detection Contrast detection
Autofocus type Contrast detection Contrast detection
Autofocus supports continuous Yes Yes

display

Type LCD LCD
Size 3" 3"
Resolution 1,040 k dots 1,040 k dots
Has a touch screen No Yes
Has a flip out screen No Yes
Supports live view Yes Yes

shutter

Min 30 s 30 s
Max 1/4000 s 1/4000 s

form factor

Size 129 x 74.9 x 37.2 mm 133.1 x 99.8 x 78.8 mm
Thickness 37.2 mm 78.8 mm
Weight 350 g 575 g
Is weather sealed No No

features

Includes a GPS No No
Supports HDR No Yes
Automatic panorama Yes No
Create realistic 3D images No No
Image stabilization
Fujifilm X-E2
Report a correction
Canon EOS 650D
Report a correction

Comments

comments powered by Disqus