Benchmarks Real world tests of Nikon DF vs Fujifilm X-T1

Shutter lag Delay to take a photo when prefocused

Nikon DF
54 ms

Startup delay Delay from power on to first photo

Nikon DF
550 ms
Fujifilm X-T1
1,000 ms

Continuous shooting Delay between fully pressing shutter to image capture

Nikon DF
5.5 fps

Battery life How many photos per battery charge (CIPA)

Nikon DF
1,400 photos
Fujifilm X-T1
350 photos

Features Key features of the Nikon DF  vs Fujifilm X-T1 

Megapixels Maximum resolution images are captured at

Nikon DF
16.2 MP
Fujifilm X-T1
16.3 MP

Max ISO Maximum light sensitivity of the sensor

Nikon DF
204,800 ISO
Fujifilm X-T1
51,200 ISO

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

Viewfinder size Large viewfinders are brighter and more comfortable to use

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

Nikon DF
53.1 microns
Fujifilm X-T1
22.6 microns

Reviews Word on the street

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Nikon DF  vs
Fujifilm X-T1 
Megapixels 16.2 MP 16.3 MP
Resolution 4648 x 3488 4664 x 3496
Size Full frame APS-C
Area 36 x 23.9 mm 23.6 x 15.6 mm
Crop factor 1.0x 1.5x
Pixel size 53.1 microns 22.6 microns
Light sensitivity 100 ISO to 12,800 ISO 200 ISO to 6,400 ISO
Light sensitivity (Boost) 50 ISO to 204,800 ISO 100 ISO to 51,200 ISO
Self cleaning sensor Yes Yes

focus system

Type Phase detection Hybrid detection
Supports continuous Yes Yes


Viewfinder mirror Opaque None
Viewfinder Yes Yes
Type Pentaprism Electronic
Coverage 100% 100%
Magnification 0.7x 0.77x
Viewfinder size 0.7x 0.5x


Max continuous shooting 5.5 fps 8 fps
Battery life 1,400 350
Continuous shooting
8 fps
5.5 fps
Shutter lag 54 ms 51 ms
Startup delay 550 ms 1,000 ms


Nikon DF  vs
Fujifilm X-T1 
Video None 1920 x 1080 @ 60 fps
Shoots video in 24p N/A No
Shoots high speed video N/A No
External mic jack N/A 3.5mm
Autofocus while shooting video N/A Contrast detection
Autofocus type N/A Contrast detection
Autofocus supports continuous N/A Yes


Size 3.2" 3"
Resolution 921 k dots 1,040 k dots
Has a touch screen No No
Has a flip out screen No Yes
Supports live view Yes Yes


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

form factor

Size 143.5 x 110 x 66.5 mm 129 x 89.8 x 46.7 mm
Thickness 66.5 mm 46.7 mm
Weight 765 g 440 g
Is weather sealed Yes Yes


Includes a GPS No No
Supports HDR Yes No
WiFi Yes 802.11 b/g/n
Automatic panorama No Yes
Create realistic 3D images No No
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