Fujifilm X-H2 vs Sony a58

This is a full comparison between the cameras Fujifilm X-H2 and Sony a58. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.

Manufacturing

Fujifilm X-H2 is manufacturered by Fujifilm but Sony a58 is from Sony. Both Fujifilm and Sony are well known brands though.

Fujifilm X-H2 were released 2022 and Sony a58 was released 2013. That is a 9 years difference. In tech, this period can be of interest since technology is always improving, etc.

Camera Released
Fujifilm X-H2 2022
Sony a58 2013

Type of camera

Sensors / crop factor

These cameras have different sensors. Fujifilm X-H2 has a "Fujifilm APS-C"-sensor while Sony a58 has a "Sony 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 **
Fujifilm X-H2 75 mm
Fujifilm sensor
Crop factor/focal length multiplier by * 1.5
Sony a58 75 mm
Sony APS-C 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

Fujifilm X-H2 has a 40 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Sony a58 has 20 MP. If we break down this in more detail this is the data behind the numbers:

Camera Megapixels
Fujifilm X-H2 40 MP
39814656 pixels
7728 x 5152
Sony a58 20 MP
19816192 pixels
5456 x 3632

Fujifilm X-H2 has a 101 % larger resolution than Sony a58. 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

Sony a58 has a larger ISO-range than Fujifilm X-H2. Sony a58 has an ISO range that stretches from 100 to 16000 while Fujifilm X-H2 has 125 to 12800.

Camera ISO Range
Fujifilm X-H2 125-12800
Sony a58 100-16000

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 Fujifilm X-H2
Lens compatibility chart for Sony a58

Pictures per second

Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definitely be of interest. Fujifilm X-H2 can shoot up to 15 pictures per seconds and Sony a58 can shoot up to 5 pictures per seconds.

Camera FPS (Frames per second)
Fujifilm X-H2 15
Sony a58 5

Ability to record movies

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

In this case, both Fujifilm X-H2 and Sony a58 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.

Fujifilm X-H2 weighs 660 gr (equal to 1.46 lb) which is 34% heavier than Sony a58 and its 492 gr (or 1.08 lb).

Camera Weight
Fujifilm X-H2 660 gr
1.46 lb
Sony a58 492 gr
1.08 lb

Fujifilm X-H2 vs Sony a58 Specs

Below you will find the complete and detailed technical specs for both Fujifilm X-H2 and Sony a58, 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
Fujifilm X-H2
Sony a58
Name Fujifilm X-H2 Sony a58
Manufacturer Fujifilm Sony
Release Date and Price
Fujifilm X-H2
Sony a58
Release Year 2022 2013
Release Date 2022-09-08 2013-02-20
MSRP 1999 USD 599 USD
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Camera Type
Fujifilm X-H2
Sony a58
Camera Type Mirrorless SLT
Sensor
Fujifilm X-H2
Sony a58
Sensor Size APS-C (approx 23.5 x 15.6 mm) APS-C (approx 23.5 x 15.6 mm)
Sensor Type BSI-CMOS CMOS
Resolution 7728 x 5152 pixels 5456 x 3632 pixels
Megapixels 40 MP 20 MP
Image Processor X-Processor 5 Bionz
Image
Fujifilm X-H2
Sony a58
ISO Range 125 - 12800 100 - 16000
White Balance Presets 7 9
Custom White Balance Yes Yes
Image Stabilization Yes
(Sensor-Shift)
Yes
(Optical SteadyShot INSIDE)
Image Stabilization CIPA Rating 7 stops 0 stops
Uncompressed format RAW RAW
Optics & Focus
Fujifilm X-H2
Sony a58
Autofocus Motor Yes Yes
Autofocus Phase Detect
Multi Area
Center
Selective Single Point
Tracking
Single
Continuous
Touch
Face Detection
LiveView
Phase Detect
Multi Area
Selective Single Point
Tracking
Single
Continuous
Face Detection
LiveView
Focus Points 425 15
Lens Mount Fujifilm X

See Compatible Lenses
Sony A

See Compatible Lenses
Focal Length Multiplier 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
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
Fujifilm X-H2
Sony a58
Articulated LCD Fully articulated Fully articulated
Screen size 3 2.7
Screen dots 1620000 460000
Touch screen Yes No
Screen type TFT LCD N/A
Live view Yes Yes
Viewfinder Type Electronic Electronic
Viewfinder Coverage 100% 100%
Viewfinder Magnification 1.2 (0.8 35mm equiv.)
Viewfinder Resolution 5760000 N/A
Photography features
Fujifilm X-H2
Sony a58
Frames per second 15 fps 5 fps
Minimum Shutter Speed 900 seconds 30 seconds
Maximum Shutter Speed 1/8000 seconds 1/4000 seconds
Built-in Flash No Yes
Built-in Flash Range N/A 10 meters
External Flash Yes Yes
Self-Timer Yes Yes
Time-lapse Yes No
Metering modes Multi
Center Weighted
Spot
Average
Multi
Center Weighted
Spot
Exposure Compensation +/- 5 (at 1/3 EV steps) N/A
Videography features
Fujifilm X-H2
Sony a58
Video recording Yes Yes
Video format H.264
H.265
MPEG4
H.264
AVCHD
Video resolution 3840 x 2160
4096 x 2160
1920 x 1080
Built-in Microphone No Yes
Built-in Speakers No Yes
Storage
Fujifilm X-H2
Sony a58
Memory Card Compact Flash Express
SD/SDHC
Memory Stick Pro Duo
SD/SDHC
Connectivity
Fujifilm X-H2
Sony a58
HDMI Output Yes Yes
Microphone Port Yes No
Headphone Port Yes No
Wireless Yes
Built-in (802.11b/g/n + Bluetooth)
Yes
Eye-Fi Connected
Remote Control Yes (via smartphone or wired remote) Yes (Optional)
GPS No No
Body & Dimensions
Fujifilm X-H2
Sony a58
Enviromentally sealed Yes No
Battery Battery Pack Battery Pack
Battery Details NP-W235 lithium-ion battery & charger
Rechargeable NP-FM500H battery & charger
Battery Life (CIPA) 680 shots 690 shots
Width 136 mm 129 mm
Height 93 mm 95 mm
Depth 95 mm 78 mm
Weight 660 gram 492 gram