Fujifilm X-H2S vs Sony Alpha a7R V

This is a full comparison between the cameras Fujifilm X-H2S and Sony Alpha a7R V. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.

Manufacturing

Fujifilm X-H2S is manufacturered by Fujifilm but Sony Alpha a7R V is from Sony. Both Fujifilm and Sony are well known brands though.

These two camera models were both released 2022.

Camera Released
Fujifilm X-H2S 2022
Sony Alpha a7R V 2022

Type of camera

Both these cameras are Mirrorless cameras. No difference there.

Sensors / crop factor

These cameras have different sensors. Fujifilm X-H2S has a "Fujifilm APS-C"-sensor while Sony Alpha a7R V has a "Sony Full Frame"-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-H2S 75 mm
Fujifilm sensor
Crop factor/focal length multiplier by * 1.5
Sony Alpha a7R V 50 mm
Full-frame sensor
No crop factor/focal length multiplier

** 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-H2S has a 26 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Sony Alpha a7R V has 60 MP. If we break down this in more detail this is the data behind the numbers:

Camera Megapixels
Fujifilm X-H2S 26 MP
25958400 pixels
6240 x 4160
Sony Alpha a7R V 60 MP
60217344 pixels
9504 x 6336

Sony Alpha a7R V has a 132 % larger resolution than Fujifilm X-H2S. 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 Alpha a7R V has a larger ISO-range than Fujifilm X-H2S. Sony Alpha a7R V has an ISO range that stretches from 100 to 32000 while Fujifilm X-H2S has 160 to 12800.

Camera ISO Range
Fujifilm X-H2S 160-12800
Sony Alpha a7R V 100-32000

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-H2S
Lens compatibility chart for Sony Alpha a7R V

Pictures per second

Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definitely be of interest. Fujifilm X-H2S can shoot up to 15 pictures per seconds and Sony Alpha a7R V can shoot up to 10 pictures per seconds.

Camera FPS (Frames per second)
Fujifilm X-H2S 15
Sony Alpha a7R V 10

Ability to record movies

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

In this case, both Fujifilm X-H2S and Sony Alpha a7R V 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.

Sony Alpha a7R V weighs 723 gr (equal to 1.59 lb) which is 10% heavier than Fujifilm X-H2S and its 660 gr (or 1.46 lb).

Camera Weight
Fujifilm X-H2S 660 gr
1.46 lb
Sony Alpha a7R V 723 gr
1.59 lb

Fujifilm X-H2S vs Sony Alpha a7R V Specs

Below you will find the complete and detailed technical specs for both Fujifilm X-H2S and Sony Alpha a7R V, 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-H2S
Sony Alpha a7R V
Name Fujifilm X-H2S Sony Alpha a7R V
Manufacturer Fujifilm Sony
Release Date and Price
Fujifilm X-H2S
Sony Alpha a7R V
Release Year 2022 2022
Release Date 2022-05-31 2022-10-26
MSRP 2499 USD 3899 USD
Buy it today
Camera Type
Fujifilm X-H2S
Sony Alpha a7R V
Camera Type Mirrorless Mirrorless
Sensor
Fujifilm X-H2S
Sony Alpha a7R V
Sensor Size APS-C (approx 23.5 x 15.6 mm) Full Frame (approx 36 x 24 mm)
Sensor Type Stacked CMOS BSI-CMOS
Resolution 6240 x 4160 pixels 9504 x 6336 pixels
Megapixels 26 MP 60 MP
Image Processor X-Processor 5 BIONZ XR
Image
Fujifilm X-H2S
Sony Alpha a7R V
ISO Range 160 - 12800 100 - 32000
White Balance Presets 7 9
Custom White Balance Yes Yes
Image Stabilization Yes
(Sensor-Shift)
Yes
(Sensor-Shift)
Image Stabilization CIPA Rating 7 stops 8 stops
Uncompressed format RAW RAW
Optics & Focus
Fujifilm X-H2S
Sony Alpha a7R V
Autofocus Motor Yes Yes
Autofocus Phase Detect
Multi Area
Center
Selective Single Point
Tracking
Single
Continuous
Touch
Face Detection
LiveView
Contract Detect (sensor)
Phase Detect
Multi Area
Center
Selective Single Point
Tracking
Single
Continuous
Touch
Face Detection
LiveView
Focus Points 425 693
Lens Mount Fujifilm X

See Compatible Lenses
Sony E

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
Full frame
No multiplier
Example:
24 mm remains 24 mm
50 mm remains 50 mm
100 mm remains 100 mm
200 mm remains 200 mm
Screen & Viewfinder
Fujifilm X-H2S
Sony Alpha a7R V
Articulated LCD Fully articulated Tilting
Screen size 3 3.2
Screen dots 1620000 2100000
Touch screen Yes Yes
Screen type TFT LCD TFT LCD
Live view Yes Yes
Viewfinder Type Electronic Electronic
Viewfinder Coverage 100% 100%
Viewfinder Magnification 1.2 (0.8 35mm equiv.) 0.9x
Viewfinder Resolution 5760000 9440000
Photography features
Fujifilm X-H2S
Sony Alpha a7R V
Frames per second 15 fps 10 fps
Minimum Shutter Speed 30 seconds 30 seconds
Maximum Shutter Speed 1/8000 seconds 1/8000 seconds
Built-in Flash No No
Built-in Flash Range N/A N/A
External Flash Yes Yes
Self-Timer Yes Yes
Time-lapse Yes Yes
Metering modes Multi
Center Weighted
Spot
Average
Multi
Center Weighted
Highlight Weighted
Spot
Average
Exposure Compensation +/- 5 (at 1/3 EV steps) +/- 5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
Videography features
Fujifilm X-H2S
Sony Alpha a7R V
Video recording Yes Yes
Video format MPEG4
H.264
H.265
MPEG4
H.264
H.265
XAVC-S
XAVC-HS
Video resolution 3840 x 2160
4096 x 2160
1920 x 1080
3840 x 2160
7680 x 4320
Built-in Microphone Yes Yes
Built-in Speakers Yes Yes
Storage
Fujifilm X-H2S
Sony Alpha a7R V
Memory Card Compact Flash Express
SD/SDHC
Compact Flash Express
SD/SDHC
Connectivity
Fujifilm X-H2S
Sony Alpha a7R V
HDMI Output Yes Yes
Microphone Port Yes Yes
Headphone Port Yes Yes
Wireless Yes
Built-in (802.11b/g/n + Bluetooth)
Yes
Built-in (802.11ac 2x2 MIMO + Bluetooth 5.0)
Remote Control Yes (via smartphone or wired remote) Yes (via smartphone)
GPS No No
Body & Dimensions
Fujifilm X-H2S
Sony Alpha a7R V
Enviromentally sealed Yes Yes
Battery Battery Pack Battery Pack
Battery Details NP-W235 lithium-ion battery & charger
NP-FZ100 lithium-ion battery & charger
Battery Life (CIPA) 580 shots 530 shots
Width 136 mm 131 mm
Height 93 mm 97 mm
Depth 95 mm 82 mm
Weight 660 gram 723 gram