Sony Alpha a6500 vs. Fujifilm X-E2S - Camera Comparison

Sony Alpha a6500 vs. Fujifilm X-E2S:

Sony Alpha a6500
Sony Alpha a6500 ✭ Camspex.com
BODY
Fujifilm X-E2S
Fujifilm X-E2S ✭ Camspex.com
2016
YEARYear of announcement
2016
Magnesium alloy
BODY MATERIAL
Plastic with magnesium top and bottom plates
Weather
sealed
WEATHER SEALING
Not
weather
sealed
Sony E
LENS MOUNT
Fujifilm X
200000 cycles
SHUTTER LIFEThe shutter durability as rated by the manufacturer.
n/a
453 g
120 x 67 x 53 mm
DIMENSIONS
& WEIGHTLength x Height x Width and the Weight according to CIPA (incl. batteries and memory card)
DIMENS.
& WEIGHTLength x Height x Width and the Weight according to CIPA (incl. batteries and memory card)
129 x 75 x 37 mm
350 g
Sony Alpha a6500
Fujifilm X-E2S
24.2 MP
Sony Exmor CMOS APS-C sensor
APS-C
SENSORThe number of effective megapixels (MP). Sensor manufacturer (if known) and sensor type.
16.3 MP
Fujifilm X-Trans CMOS II APS-C sensor
APS-C
23.5 x 15.6 mm
SENSOR SIZE
23.6 x 15.6 mm
6000 x 4000 pixels
MAX. RESOLUTIONMaximum still image resolution
MAX. RES.Maximum still image resolution
4896 x 3264 pixels
1.5x
CROP FACTORA 50mm lens on a camera with a crop factor of 1.5x would behave like a 75mm lens on a full-frame camera with a crop factor of 1x (50mm x 1.5 = 75mm)
1.5x
Bayer array
COLOR FILTER
6x6 array
3.9 μm
PIXEL PITCHThe center-to-center distance between two pixels (photosites) on a sensor. The larger the photosites, the more light they can capture and the lower is the level of visible "noise" in captured images.
4.8 μm
Fixed
LOW-PASS FILTERA low-pass filter blurs fine details of an image to eliminate the moiré and the color artifacts of finely patterned structures. Without a low-pass filter images will appear sharper, but there is also a risk of moiré occurring in certain scenes.
None
3:2
NATIVE
ASPECT RATIOThe width to height ratio of the "straight out of the camera" images. However, most modern digital cameras are capable of producing images in various aspect ratios.
ASPECT RATIOThe width to height ratio of the "straight out of the camera" images. However, most modern digital cameras are capable of producing images in various aspect ratios.
3:2
14 bit RAW, JPEG
OUTPUT FORMATS
14 bit RAW, JPEG
Auto, 100 - 25600
(can be extended to ISO 51200)
ISO SEN­SITIVITY
Auto, 200 - 6400
(can be extended to ISO 100, 12800, 25600, 51200)
Sony Alpha a6500
DXOMARK
SENSOR
SCOREAnalysis of the camera image quality by dxomark.com
Fujifilm X-E2S
85
OVERALL SCOREDXOMARK Sensor Overall Score shows a camera's sensor quality in terms of noise, ability to render high contrast, formation of colored noise, ability to shoot in low light.
Not tested
 
24.5
COLOR DEPTHThe color depth performance (DXOMARK Portrait Score) in bits
Not tested
 
13.7
DYNAMIC RANGEThe maximum dynamic range performance (DXOMARK Landscape Score) in exposure value (EV)
Not tested
 
1405
LOW-LIGHT ISOThe low-light sensitivity performance (DXOMARK Sports Score) in ISO sensitivity value
Not tested
 
Sony Alpha a6500
Fujifilm X-E2S
COVERAGE:
100 %
SIZE:
0.70
camspex.com — Viewfinder — Sony Alpha a6500
VIEW­FINDERThe viewfinder frame COVERAGE in percent and the real viewfinder SIZE (VF magnification corrected by the crop factor of a camera — this way cameras with different sensor sizes can be compared).
camspex.com — Viewfinder — Fujifilm X-E2S
COVERAGE:
100 %
SIZE:
0.64
Electronic  (2 359 296 dot OLED)
VF TYPE
Electronic  (2 359 296 dot OLED)
Articulated
 921 600 dot LCD
REAR SCREEN
Fixed 
1 036 800 dot LCD
3 inch
SCREEN SIZE
3 inch
LIVE VIEW & TOUCH SCREEN
LV & TS
No top LCD panel
TOP LCD PANELLCD panel on top of the camera which provides information about the current camera settings.
No top LCD panel
Sony Alpha a6500
Fujifilm X-E2S
Hybrid detection
AUTOFOCUS SYSTEM
AF SYSTEM
Hybrid detection
425 (phase)  
169 (contrast)
425
 (phase)  
169
 (contrast)
FOCUS POINTSAutofocus points
as shown in the figures below:

linear sensors
cross-type sensors
dual cross-type sensors
contrast autofocus areas
15 (phase)  
77 (contrast)
15
 (phase)  
77
 (contrast)
0
CROSS-TYPE FOCUS POINTS
CROSS-TYPE FP
0
camspex.com — Autofocus system — Sony Alpha a6500
-1
EV

100

The minimum exposure value of the AF working range (at 23°C and ISO 100). The smaller this value, the less light is needed for normal autofocus operation.
1
camspex.com — Autofocus system — Fujifilm X-E2S
81 %
AF COVERAGEFrame coverage by AF sensors in percent.
56 %
None
IN-BODY
AF MOTORAn in-body AF motor gives the ability to auto-focus with older lenses which don't have their own motors.
None
Sensor shift
IN-BODY IMAGE STABILIZATION
IMAGE STABI
No
11
fps
CONTINUOUS DRIVEMaximum frames per second (fps) in continuous drive mode when using the mechanical shutter.
CONT. DRIVEMaximum frames per second (fps) in continuous drive mode when using the mechanical shutter.
7
fps
233 JPEG shots
107 RAW shots
MAX. BURSTMaximum number of shots in high-speed continuous drive mode until the buffer is full.
18 JPEG shots
8 RAW shots
-5/+5 EV  (in 1/3 or 1/2 EV steps)
EXPOSURE COMPENSATION
EXP. COMP.
-3/+3 EV  (in 1/3 EV steps)
Bulb,
 
30 sec → 1/4000 sec
SHUTTER SPEED Maximum and minimum possible exposure time in seconds.
Bulb, 
30 sec → 1/4000 sec
Sony Alpha a6500
Fujifilm X-E2S

X-SYNC:
1/160
GUIDE
NUMBER:

GN:
6
BUILT-IN FLASH
GUIDE
NUMBER:

GN:
5

X-SYNC:
1/180
Yes
HOT SHOE
Yes
USB 2.0 High Speed
USB
USB 2.0 High Speed
2160p @ 30 fps (4K)
MAX. VIDEO RESOLUTION
VIDEO
1080p @ 60 fps (Full HD)
Microphone port, HDMI
CONNECTIONS
CONNECT.
Microphone port, HDMI
BUILT-IN
DEVICES
SD, SDHC, SDXC (UHS-I compatible), microSD cards, Sony Memory Sticks
STORAGE TYPES
SD, SDHC, SDXC
1
CARD SLOTS
1
310
shots
BATTERY LIFEMaximum number of images that can be shot per single battery charge (according to CIPA).
350
shots
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