Fujifilm X-A1

Last Updated (29 Sept’13):

Fujifilm X-A1 is a new compact system camera features a 16.3 megapixel APS-C-sized CMOS sensor and EXR Processor II image processor. It comes with 3.0-inch 920k-Dot Tilting LCD Monitor, Full HD 1080p Video with Stereo Sound, Built-In Wi-Fi Connectivity, Extended Sensitivity to ISO 25600, Continuous Shooting Rate of 5.6 fps, Advanced SR AUTO and Q Menu Button, Film Simulation and Advanced Filters. The camera use traditional sensor unlike its more expensive sibling the X-M1 that uses X-Trans sensor, but it still use the same processor. X-A1 will available on the market with price of $599.00 on November 2013.

Overall Rating: ★★★★½


Fujifilm X-A1 Specifications


Lens Mount Fujifilm X Mount

Camera Format APS-C (1.5x Crop Factor)

+ Actual: 16.5 Megapixel
+ Effective: 16.3 Megapixel

Max Resolution 16MP: 4896 x 3264 @ 3:2

Other Resolutions
+ 8MP: 3456 x 2304 @ 3:2
+ 4.2MP: 2496 x 1664 @ 3:2
+ 13.5MP: 4896 x 2760 @ 16:9
+ 6.7MP: 3456 x 1944 @ 16:9
+ 3.5MP: 2496 x 1408 @ 16:9
+ 10.7MP: 3264 x 3264 @ 1:1
+ 5.3MP: 2304 x 2304 @ 1:1
+ 2.8MP: 1664 x 1664 @ 1:1

Sensor Type / Size CMOS, 23.6 x 15.6 mm

File Formats
+ Still Images: JPEG, RAW
+ Movies: H.264, MOV
+ Audio: Linear PCM (Stereo)

Dust Reduction System Yes

Noise Reduction Yes

Storeage Media SD, SDHC, SDXC


Video Recording Yes

Resolution 1920 x 1080: 30 fps, 1280 x 720: 30 fps

Aspect Ratio 16:9

Video Clip Length Up to 27 Min

Audio Recording Built-in Mic: With Video, Stereo,

Focus System

Focus Type Auto & Manual

Focus Mode Single-servo AF (S), Continuous-servo AF (C), Manual Focus (M)

Autofocus Points Contrast Detection: 49

Viewfinder / LCD Display

Display Screen 3″ Rear Screen Tilting LCD (920,000)

Screen Coverage 100%

Live View Yes

Exposure System

ISO Sensitivity Auto, 200-6400 (Extended Mode: 100-25600)

+ Type: Mechanical
- Speed: 30 – 1/4000 sec

+ Type: Mechanical
- Speed: 1/4 – 1/4000 sec in Auto Mode

+ Type: Mechanical
- Speed: 60 – .015 min in Bulb Mode

Remote Control RR-90 (Optional)

Metering Method Average metering, Multi-zone metering, Spot metering

Exposure Modes
+ Modes: Aperture Priority, Manual, Programmed Auto, Shutter Priority
+ Compensation: -2 EV to +2 EV (in .3 EV steps)

White Balance Modes Auto, Custom, Fine, Fluorescent (Cool White), Fluorescent (Daylight), Fluorescent (Warm White), Incandescent, Shade

Burst Rate
+ Up to 5.6 fps for up to 30 frames
+ Up to 3.0 fps for up to 50 frames


Flash Modes Auto, Auto/Red-eye Reduction, Commander, Flash On w/ Red-eye Reduction, Forced On, Rear Curtain Sync/Red-eye Reduction, Rear Curtain/Slow Sync, Slow Sync, Slow Sync./Red-eye Reduction, Suppressed Flash, Suppressed Flash/Red-eye Reduction

Built-in Flash Yes

Guide No. 22.97′ (7 m) ISO200

Max Sync Speed Mechanical Shutter: 1 / 180 sec

External Flash Connection Hot Shoe


In-Camera Image Editing RAW Development

Start-up Time 0.5 Seconds

Shutter Lag 0.05 Seconds

Continuous Shooting Up to 5.6 fps

Self Timer 10 sec, 2 sec

Date & Time Stamp Yes

Connectivity USB 2.0, HDMI C (Mini), Wi-Fi Capable


Battery 1x np-w126 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack, 7.2VDC, 1260mAh

Operating/Storage Temperature
+ Operating
32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)

+ Humidity: 10 – 80%

Weight & Measurements

Dimensions (WxHxD) 4.6 x 2.6 x 1.5″ / 116.9 x 66.5 x 39.0 mm

Weight 11.64 oz / 330 g body only with memory card and battery

Video Reviews

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Sample Photos

Fujifilm X-A1 Sample Photos

- Fujifilm X-A1 Sample Photos @ Fujifilm

- Fujifilm X-A1 Sample Photos @ Flickr

User Manual

Fujifilm X-A1 User Manual (PDF)

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