LCD and Viewfinder
Fujifilm X-E3 has a Fixed Type 3" LCD screen with a resolution of 1,040k dots. Both the screen size and the screen resolution is up to the standards of this class.
LCD is Touch screen
type, so you can change the settings and set the focus point with your fingertips.
X-E3 has a built-in Electronic viewfinder. The viewfinder has a resolution of 2,360kdots and coverage of 100%. 100% coverage ensures that what you see in the viewfinder while shooting matches exactly what you will get later in your image, helping accurate framing your shots and minimizes the need for cropping images later.
Max Shutter speed
Fujifilm X-E3 can shoot continuously at max speed of 14.0 fps
and has max shutter speed of 1/4000 sec
. X-E3 also has an electronic shutter which can shoot silently at max speed of 1/32000s
. One thing to keep in mind is that electronic shutter may cause rolling shutter effects on your images in certain conditions.
Unfortunately X-E3 doesn't have a built-in flash but it has a flash shoe for mounting external flashes and Fujifilm also includes a small external flash with the X-E3 that you can mount on when you need.
Fujifilm X-E3 features both Contrast Detection and Phase Detection autofocus (AF) systems which ensures speed and accuracy of focusing in most situations. The AF system has 325 points to choose from. Fujifilm X-E3 also features Face detection AF
where it intelligently detects the faces in the frame and locks the focus automatically.
With Fujifilm X-E3, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 3840 x 2160 at 30p,25p,24p fps and save in MPEG-4 and H.264 formats. This means that Fujifilm X-E3 provides 4K (Ultra-HD)
video, highest resolution that is available in the market today. When viewed on a 4K screen, you will be amazed by the level of details and the crispness.It is also a big step up from its predecessor X-E2S
which has a max video resolution of 1920 x 1080 only. If you are thinking of upgrading your X-E2S and shoot a lot of video, this is a big factor to consider in favor of X-E3.
X-E3 has a built-in Stereo microphone and a Mono speaker. Fujifilm X-E3 also has a port for an external microphone so you can record high quality sound with the help of an external microphone.
Connectivity and Storage
Fujifilm X-E3 features built-in wireless (Wi-Fi)
connectivity ( 802.11b/g/n + Bluetooth LE) which lets you transfer your photos directly to compatible devices without any physical connection.Fujifilm X-E3's Bluetooth
connectivity feature comes handy for connecting other devices that supports it. One other feature that we like is the ability to use our smartphone as a remote to control our X-E3. You can change camera settings, release shutter, view LCD screen and tranfer files using remote control app.
You can connect X-E3 to compatible devices via its HDMI port or USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Fujifilm X-E3 is powered by battery which provides a shooting life of 350 according to CIPA standards.
Considering that the average battery life of Mirrorless type cameras is 363 shots, its battery life is about average in its class but it would still be wise to invest in some spare batteries for long photo trips.
Battery Life Comparison in Entry-Level Mirrorless Cameras
Samsung NX mini with its 650shots is the model with longest battery life among Entry-Level Mirrorless cameras. Check the comparison of Fujifilm X-E3 vs Samsung NX mini or take a look at Longest Battery Life Mirrorless cameras list.
Fujifilm X-E3 Features Compared to Main Competitors