- Nov 9, 2015
Fujifilm announced four new cameras today, the X-Pro2, X70, X-E2S, XP90. The X-Pro2 is the successor to the X-Pro1 and the newest flagship in the X-Series of cameras. It has a new 24.3 megapixel X-Trans CMOS III sensor with X-Processor Pro image processor, which is said to have 4x faster processing than its predecessor. The cool feature here is the Hybrid Multi Viewfinder, which combines an optical and electronic viewfinder into one. One one hand, you have the ability to see directly as with a standard optical viewfinder but you also get settings preview and electronic view displayed on top of the direct view for additional flexibility. The camera uses a new autofocus system with 273 AF points, out of which 77 are phase detection covering 40% of the imaging area. The body is made out of magnesium alloy and weather sealed at 61 points. The camera also has dual SD slots, the first for a Fujifilm, and one of them is high-speed UHS-II. On the back is a 3-inch 1.62 million dot LCD. The camera supports compressed RAW and also 1080p60 video. The Fujifilm X-Pro2 is priced at $1,699.95 (body-only) and will be available in February. Fujifilm X-Pro2 The X70 has a 16.2 megapixel APS-C X-Trans CMOS II sensor with a fixed Fujinon 18.5mm f2.8 lens. The camera has a new 49 point AF system, ISO 100-51200 sensitivity, 1080p60 video, 8fps burst mode, 3-inch 1.04 million dot tilting touchscreen LCD, and built-in Wi-Fi. The X70 is priced at $699.95 and will be available in February. Fujifilm X70 The X-E2S is a rangefinder style camera with a 16.3 megapixel APS-C Trans CMOS II sensor, 49 point AF system, up to ISO 51200 sensitivity, silent electronic shutter for up to 1/32,000 second shutter speed, 1080p60 video, Wi-Fi, and Fujifilm X mount. The X-E2S is priced at $699.95 (body-only) and with Fujifilm XF18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS lens for $999.95, and will be available in February. Fujifilm X-E2S Finally, there is the XP90 rugged waterproof camera. The camera has a 16.4 megapixel 1/2.3-inch CMOS sensor, 5x optical zoom, 1080p60 video, Wi-Fi, and 3-inch LCD with anti-reflective coating. The camera is waterproof up to 15m and shockproof from 1.75m, and freezeproof up to 14°F/-10°C. The XP90 is priced at $229.95 and will be available in February in blue, yellow, graphite with green, and graphite with orange. Fujifilm XP90 Source 1 Source 2 Source 3 Source...