Fujifilm X-S10 vs Fujifilm X-A7

This is a full comparison between the cameras Fujifilm X-S10 and Fujifilm X-A7. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.

Manufacturing

These cameras are both manufactured by Fujifilm.

Fujifilm X-S10 were released 2020 and Fujifilm X-A7 was released 2019. That is a 1 years difference. In tech, this period can be of interest since technology is always improving, etc.

Camera Released
Fujifilm X-S10 2020
Fujifilm X-A7 2019

Type of camera

Both these cameras are Mirrorless cameras. No difference there.

Sensors / crop factor

These cameras have different sensors. Fujifilm X-S10 has a "Fujifilm APS-C"-sensor while Fujifilm X-A7 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 **
Fujifilm X-S10 75 mm
Fujifilm sensor
Crop factor/focal length multiplier by * 1.5
Fujifilm X-A7 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

Fujifilm X-S10 has a 26 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Fujifilm X-A7 has 24 MP. If we break down this in more detail this is the data behind the numbers:

Camera Megapixels
Fujifilm X-S10 26 MP
25958400 pixels
6240 x 4160
Fujifilm X-A7 24 MP
24000000 pixels
6000 x 4000

Fujifilm X-S10 has a 8 % larger resolution than Fujifilm X-A7. 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

Fujifilm X-A7 has a larger ISO-range than Fujifilm X-S10. Fujifilm X-A7 has an ISO range that stretches from 100 to 12800 while Fujifilm X-S10 has 160 to 12800.

Camera ISO Range
Fujifilm X-S10 160-12800
Fujifilm X-A7 100-12800

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 Fujifilm X-S10
Lens compatibility chart for Fujifilm X-A7

Pictures per second

Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definitely be of interest. Fujifilm X-S10 can shoot up to 20 pictures per seconds and Fujifilm X-A7 can shoot up to 6 pictures per seconds.

Camera FPS (Frames per second)
Fujifilm X-S10 20
Fujifilm X-A7 6

Ability to record movies

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

In this case, both Fujifilm X-S10 and Fujifilm X-A7 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-S10 weighs 465 gr (equal to 1.03 lb) which is 45% heavier than Fujifilm X-A7 and its 320 gr (or 0.71 lb).

Camera Weight
Fujifilm X-S10 465 gr
1.03 lb
Fujifilm X-A7 320 gr
0.71 lb

Fujifilm X-S10 vs Fujifilm X-A7 Specs

Below you will find the complete and detailed technical specs for both Fujifilm X-S10 and Fujifilm X-A7, 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-S10
Fujifilm X-A7
Name Fujifilm X-S10 Fujifilm X-A7
Manufacturer Fujifilm Fujifilm
Release Date and Price
Fujifilm X-S10
Fujifilm X-A7
Release Year 2020 2019
Release Date 2020-10-15 2019-09-12
MSRP 999 USD 699 USD
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Camera Type
Fujifilm X-S10
Fujifilm X-A7
Camera Type Mirrorless Mirrorless
Sensor
Fujifilm X-S10
Fujifilm X-A7
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 6240 x 4160 pixels 6000 x 4000 pixels
Megapixels 26 MP 24 MP
Image Processor X-Processor 4
Image
Fujifilm X-S10
Fujifilm X-A7
ISO Range 160 - 12800 100 - 12800
White Balance Presets 7 7
Custom White Balance Yes Yes
Image Stabilization Yes
(Sensor-Shift)
No
Image Stabilization CIPA Rating 6 stops 0 stops
Uncompressed format RAW RAW
Optics & Focus
Fujifilm X-S10
Fujifilm X-A7
Autofocus Motor Yes Yes
Autofocus Contract Detect (sensor)
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 425 425
Lens Mount Fujifilm X

See Compatible Lenses
Fujifilm X

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-S10
Fujifilm X-A7
Articulated LCD Fully articulated Fully articulated
Screen size 3 3.5
Screen dots 1040000 2760000
Touch screen Yes Yes
Screen type TFT LCD TFT LCD
Live view Yes Yes
Viewfinder Type Electronic No Viewfinder
Viewfinder Coverage 100%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.93 (0.62 35mm equiv.)
Viewfinder Resolution 2360000 0
Photography features
Fujifilm X-S10
Fujifilm X-A7
Frames per second 20 fps 6 fps
Minimum Shutter Speed 900 seconds 30 seconds
Maximum Shutter Speed 1/4000 seconds 1/4000 seconds
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Built-in Flash Range 7 meters 4 meters
External Flash Yes Yes
Self-Timer Yes Yes
Time-lapse Yes Yes
Metering modes Multi
Center Weighted
Spot
Average
Multi
Center Weighted
Spot
Exposure Compensation +/- 5 (at 1/3 EV steps) +/- 5 (at 1/3 EV steps)
Videography features
Fujifilm X-S10
Fujifilm X-A7
Video recording Yes Yes
Video format MPEG4
H.264
MPEG4
H.264
Video resolution 1920 x 1080
3840 x 2160
4096 x 2160
1920 x 1080
3840 x 2160
Built-in Microphone Yes Yes
Built-in Speakers Yes Yes
Storage
Fujifilm X-S10
Fujifilm X-A7
Memory Card SD/SDHC
SD/SDHC
Connectivity
Fujifilm X-S10
Fujifilm X-A7
HDMI Output Yes Yes
Microphone Port Yes Yes
Headphone Port No No
Wireless Yes
Built-in (802.11b/g/n + Bluetooth)
Yes
Built-in (802.11b/g/n + Bluetooth 4.2)
Remote Control Yes (via smartphone and wired remote) Yes (via smartphone)
GPS No No
Body & Dimensions
Fujifilm X-S10
Fujifilm X-A7
Enviromentally sealed No No
Battery Battery Pack Battery Pack
Battery Details NP-W126S
NP-W126S lithium-ion battery & charger
Battery Life (CIPA) 325 shots 270 shots
Width 126 mm 119 mm
Height 85 mm 38 mm
Depth 65 mm 41 mm
Weight 465 gram 320 gram