Fujifilm has announced the X-A5, a new entry-level X-series mirrorless camera

Posted on Mar 26 2018 - 6:28am by Chris Tomaino

Fujifilm has progressed its entry-level mirrorless digicam lineup with the retro-styled X-A5, bringing faster autofocus, kind-of 4K video and a microphone input, of all things. The new model has a modern-day 24.2-megapixel Bayer (not X-Trans) sensor with on-chip segment detection that makes autofocus up to twice as fast as its predecessor that announced at tech events 2017, the X-A3. Native ISO has also improved from 6,400 to 12,800, with a maximum range of a 100-51,200 which include enlargement. The absolutely flippable display now lets in touch focus, making selfies and video focus a good deal less complicated.

Fujifilm X-A5 Mirrorless Camera Design

Combining a retro appearance with modern functionality, the silver X-A5 Mirrorless digital camera from Fujifilm is a mirrorless camera that sports activities a 24.2MP APS-C CMOS sensor and an updated processor this is 15 instances quicker than previous models. It’s miles designed to be transportable and clean to hold round, weighing best 1.1 lb with its covered 15-45mm f/3.5-5.6 kit lens. but, the digital camera still comes absolutely featured for a professional shooter, imparting UHD 4K recording and complete HD video at 60 fps in addition to an shrewd Hybrid AF device with section-detect factors for lightning-fast focusing.

Fujifilm X-A5 Mirrorless Camera

Fujifilm X-A5 Mirrorless Camera Specs

24.2MP APS-C CMOS Sensor
3.0″ 1040k-Dot Tilting LCD Touchscreen
UHD 4K Recording; Full HD at 60 fps
Hybrid AF System with Phase-Detection
4K Burst Function for Stills at 15 fps
Multi Focus Mode for Focus Stacking
Maximum ISO of 12,800
Compact, Weighs 1.1 lb with Kit Lens
Bluetooth Connectivity for File Transfer
Fujinon XC 15-45mm f/3.5-5.6 OIS PZ Lens

Other specs and features of the digital camera consist of Fuji’s popular film Simulation Modes, a pop-up flash, Bluetooth and wireless connectivity, in-camera RAW processing, a battery life of 450 frames, and a startup time of as much as 0.4s.

Fujifilm X-A5 Mirrorless Camera Price

Along side the digicam, Fujifilm added a new lightweight, motorized zoom, the $300 XC 15-45mm f/3.5-5.6 OIS PZ. it is optically stabillized, and goes barely wider than Fujifilm’s XC 16-50 f/3.5-5.6 version, making it a chunk more beneficial as a walkaround lens.

The X-A5 prices $600with the XC 15-45 f/3.5-5.6 lens, so it’ll be a effective tempting choice for consumers thinking about Canon’s M100 or the Sony A6000. For around the same cost Fujifilm offers an arguably nicer-looking retro body, a microphone input and a more flexible kit lens.