Canon EOS 70D vs Fujifilm X-T5

This is a full comparison between the cameras Canon EOS 70D and Fujifilm X-T5. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.

Manufacturing

Canon EOS 70D is manufacturered by Canon but Fujifilm X-T5 is from Fujifilm. Both Canon and Fujifilm are well known brands though.

Canon EOS 70D were released 2013 and Fujifilm X-T5 was released 2022. That is a 9 years difference. In tech, this period can be of interest since technology is always improving, etc.

Camera Released
Canon EOS 70D 2013
Fujifilm X-T5 2022

Type of camera

Canon EOS 70D is a DSLR camera while Fujifilm X-T5 is a Mirrorless camera. More information about their differences will come soon.

Sensors / crop factor

These cameras have different sensors. Canon EOS 70D has a "Canon APS-C"-sensor while Fujifilm X-T5 has a "Fujifilm APS-C"-sensor, and their difference in sensors will also affect the crop factor and experience focal length. See the table below.

Camera Focal length, 50mm f/1.8 **
Canon EOS 70D 80 mm
Canon APS-C sensor
Crop factor/focal length multiplier by * 1.6
Fujifilm X-T5 75 mm
Fujifilm sensor
Crop factor/focal length multiplier by * 1.5

** Experienced focal length when using a lens such as a common "50mm f/1.8"

Learn more about crop factor and focal length multiplier here:

Resolution

Canon EOS 70D has a 20,2 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Fujifilm X-T5 has 40 MP. If we break down this in more detail this is the data behind the numbers:

Camera Megapixels
Canon EOS 70D 20,2 MP
19961856 pixels
5472 x 3648
Fujifilm X-T5 40 MP
39814656 pixels
7728 x 5152

Fujifilm X-T5 has a 99 % larger resolution than Canon EOS 70D. This could give you more details in the picture but also a possibility to crop more in the pictures, afterward while editing the pictures, if needed that is.

ISO range

Canon EOS 70D has a larger ISO-range than Fujifilm X-T5. Canon EOS 70D has an ISO range that stretches from 100 to 12800 while Fujifilm X-T5 has 125 to 12800.

Camera ISO Range
Canon EOS 70D 100-12800
Fujifilm X-T5 125-12800

Autofocus and lens compatibility

Both of these cameras have a built-in autofocus motor. Some lenses, that support autofocus, do not have an autofocus motor of their own but this won't cause any problems with these two cameras.

Here is a complete overview of which lenses work with each camera:
Lens compatibility chart for Canon EOS 70D
Lens compatibility chart for Fujifilm X-T5

Pictures per second

Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definitely be of interest. Canon EOS 70D can shoot up to 7 pictures per seconds and Fujifilm X-T5 can shoot up to 15 pictures per seconds.

Camera FPS (Frames per second)
Canon EOS 70D 7
Fujifilm X-T5 15

Ability to record movies

It is becoming more and more popular to record movies with digital cameras.

In this case, both Canon EOS 70D and Fujifilm X-T5 can shoot movies.

Weight

The weight of the camera can be an extremely important factor, especially if the camera is about to be used, or carried around, for several hours at a time.

Canon EOS 70D weighs 755 gr (equal to 1.66 lb) which is 36% heavier than Fujifilm X-T5 and its 557 gr (or 1.23 lb).

Camera Weight
Canon EOS 70D 755 gr
1.66 lb
Fujifilm X-T5 557 gr
1.23 lb

Canon EOS 70D vs Fujifilm X-T5 Specs

Below you will find the complete and detailed technical specs for both Canon EOS 70D and Fujifilm X-T5, next to each other. Each category of data is a link to an article covering the subject, giving you a deeper understanding so you can better understand the strengths and weaknesses of the two camera models.

Product
Canon EOS 70D
Fujifilm X-T5
Name Canon EOS 70D Fujifilm X-T5
Manufacturer Canon Fujifilm
Release Date and Price
Canon EOS 70D
Fujifilm X-T5
Release Year 2013 2022
Release Date 2013-07-02 2022-11-02
MSRP 1199 USD 1699 USD
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Camera Type
Canon EOS 70D
Fujifilm X-T5
Camera Type DSLR Mirrorless
Sensor
Canon EOS 70D
Fujifilm X-T5
Sensor Size APS-C (approx 22.3 x 14.9 mm) APS-C (approx 23.5 x 15.6 mm)
Sensor Type CMOS BSI-CMOS
Resolution 5472 x 3648 pixels 7728 x 5152 pixels
Megapixels 20,2 MP 40 MP
Image Processor DIGIC 5+ X-Processor 5
Image
Canon EOS 70D
Fujifilm X-T5
ISO Range 100 - 12800 125 - 12800
White Balance Presets 6 7
Custom White Balance Yes Yes
Image Stabilization No Yes
(Sensor-shift (Some lenses limited to 5 stops of correction))
Image Stabilization CIPA Rating 0 stops 7 stops
Uncompressed format RAW RAW
Optics & Focus
Canon EOS 70D
Fujifilm X-T5
Autofocus Motor Yes Yes
Autofocus Contract Detect (sensor)
Phase Detect
Multi Area
Center
Selective Single Point
Tracking
Single
Continuous
Touch
Face Detection
LiveView
Phase Detect
Multi Area
Center
Selective Single Point
Tracking
Single
Continuous
Touch
Face Detection
LiveView
Focus Points 19 425
Lens Mount Canon EF
Canon EF-S

See Compatible Lenses
Fujifilm X

See Compatible Lenses
Focal Length Multiplier APS-C Sensor
1.6x multiplier
Example:
24 mm becomes 38 mm
50 mm becomes 80 mm
100 mm becomes 160 mm
200 mm becomes 320 mm
APS-C Sensor (1.5x)
1.5x multiplier
Example:
24 mm becomes 36 mm
50 mm becomes 75 mm
100 mm becomes 150 mm
200 mm becomes 300 mm
Screen & Viewfinder
Canon EOS 70D
Fujifilm X-T5
Articulated LCD Fully articulated Tilting
Screen size 3 3
Screen dots 1040000 1840000
Touch screen Yes Yes
Screen type Clear View II TFT color LCD TFT LCD
Live view Yes Yes
Viewfinder Type Optical (pentaprism) Electronic
Viewfinder Coverage 98% 100%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.95 (0.59 35mm equiv.) 1.2 (0.8 35mm equiv.)
Viewfinder Resolution 0 3690000
Photography features
Canon EOS 70D
Fujifilm X-T5
Frames per second 7 fps 15 fps
Minimum Shutter Speed 30 seconds 15 seconds
Maximum Shutter Speed 1/8000 seconds 1/8000 seconds
Built-in Flash Yes No
Built-in Flash Range 12 meters N/A
External Flash Yes Yes
Self-Timer Yes Yes
Time-lapse Yes Yes
Metering modes Multi
Center Weighted
Spot
Partial
Multi
Center Weighted
Spot
Average
Exposure Compensation +/- 5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps) +/- 5 (at 1/3 EV steps)
Videography features
Canon EOS 70D
Fujifilm X-T5
Video recording Yes Yes
Video format H.264
H.264
H.265
Video resolution 1280 x 720
1920 x 1080
Built-in Microphone Yes Yes
Built-in Speakers Yes Yes
Storage
Canon EOS 70D
Fujifilm X-T5
Memory Card SD/SDHC
SD/SDHC
Connectivity
Canon EOS 70D
Fujifilm X-T5
HDMI Output Yes Yes
Microphone Port Yes Yes
Headphone Port No No
Wireless Yes
Yes
Built-in (802.11b/g/n/ac + Bluetooth)
Remote Control Yes (RS-60E3 cable release, RC-6 wireless remote, or using smartphone over Wi-Fi)
GPS Yes
Optional through GP-E2
No
Body & Dimensions
Canon EOS 70D
Fujifilm X-T5
Enviromentally sealed Yes Yes
Battery Battery Pack Battery Pack
Battery Details Lithium-Ion LP-E6 rechargeable battery & charger
NP-W235
Battery Life (CIPA) 920 shots 580 shots
Width 139 mm 130 mm
Height 104 mm 91 mm
Depth 79 mm 64 mm
Weight 755 gram 557 gram