Fujifilm X-T20 vs Nikon Df

This is a full comparison between the cameras Fujifilm X-T20 and Nikon Df. We compare them by looking at the categories you see below.

Manufacturing

Fujifilm X-T20 is manufacturered by Fujifilm but Nikon Df is from Nikon. Both Fujifilm and Nikon are well known brands though.

Fujifilm X-T20 were released 2017 and Nikon Df was released 2013. That is a 4 years difference. In tech, this period can be of interest since technology is always improving, etc.

Camera Released
Fujifilm X-T20 2017
Nikon Df 2013

Type of camera

Fujifilm X-T20 is a Mirrorless camera while Nikon Df is a DSLR camera. More information about their differences will come soon.

Sensors / crop factor

These cameras have different sensors. Fujifilm X-T20 has a "Fujifilm APS-C"-sensor while Nikon Df has a "Nikon FX"-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-T20 75 mm
Fujifilm sensor
Crop factor/focal length multiplier by * 1.5
Nikon Df 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-T20 has a 24 MP (Megapixels) resolution while Nikon Df has 16 MP. If we break down this in more detail this is the data behind the numbers:

Camera Megapixels
Fujifilm X-T20 24 MP
24000000 pixels
6000 x 4000
Nikon Df 16 MP
16163840 pixels
4928 x 3280

Fujifilm X-T20 has a 48 % larger resolution than Nikon Df. 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

Nikon Df has a larger ISO-range than Fujifilm X-T20. Nikon Df has an ISO range that stretches from 100 to 12800 while Fujifilm X-T20 has 200 to 12800.

Camera ISO Range
Fujifilm X-T20 200-12800
Nikon Df 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-T20
Lens compatibility chart for Nikon Df

Pictures per second

Depending on what you are shooting the FPS, or frames/pictures per second, can definitely be of interest. Fujifilm X-T20 can shoot up to 8 pictures per seconds and Nikon Df can shoot up to 5,5 pictures per seconds.

Camera FPS (Frames per second)
Fujifilm X-T20 8
Nikon Df 5,5

Ability to record movies

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

When comparing these two cameras there is only one of them that can shoot movies and that is Fujifilm X-T20. Unfortunately Nikon Df does not support recording movies and movie clips.

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.

Nikon Df weighs 760 gr (equal to 1.68 lb) which is 98% heavier than Fujifilm X-T20 and its 383 gr (or 0.84 lb).

Camera Weight
Fujifilm X-T20 383 gr
0.84 lb
Nikon Df 760 gr
1.68 lb

Fujifilm X-T20 vs Nikon Df Specs

Below you will find the complete and detailed technical specs for both Fujifilm X-T20 and Nikon Df, 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-T20
Nikon Df
Name Fujifilm X-T20 Nikon Df
Manufacturer Fujifilm Nikon
Release Date and Price
Fujifilm X-T20
Nikon Df
Release Year 2017 2013
Release Date 2017-01-19 2013-11-05
MSRP 899 USD 2749 USD
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Camera Type
Fujifilm X-T20
Nikon Df
Camera Type Mirrorless DSLR
Sensor
Fujifilm X-T20
Nikon Df
Sensor Size APS-C (approx 23.5 x 15.6 mm) Full Frame (approx 36 x 23.9 mm)
Also known as "FX"
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Resolution 6000 x 4000 pixels 4928 x 3280 pixels
Megapixels 24 MP 16 MP
Image Processor X-Processor Pro2 EXPEED 3
Image
Fujifilm X-T20
Nikon Df
ISO Range 200 - 12800 100 - 12800
White Balance Presets 7 12
Custom White Balance Yes Yes
Image Stabilization No No
Image Stabilization CIPA Rating 0 stops 0 stops
Uncompressed format RAW RAW + TIFF
Optics & Focus
Fujifilm X-T20
Nikon Df
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
Face Detection
LiveView
Focus Points 325 39
Lens Mount Fujifilm X

See Compatible Lenses
Nikon F

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
FX (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-T20
Nikon Df
Articulated LCD Tilting Fixed
Screen size 3 3,2
Screen dots 1040000 921000
Touch screen Yes No
Screen type TFT LCD (RGBW) TFT LCD
Live view Yes Yes
Viewfinder Type Electronic Optical (pentaprism)
Viewfinder Coverage 100% 100%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.93 (0.62 35mm equiv.) 0.7
Viewfinder Resolution 2360000 N/A
Photography features
Fujifilm X-T20
Nikon Df
Frames per second 8 fps 5,5 fps
Minimum Shutter Speed 30 seconds 30 seconds
Maximum Shutter Speed 1/4000 seconds 1/4000 seconds
Built-in Flash Yes No
Built-in Flash Range 5 meters N/A
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) +/- 3 (at 1/3 EV steps)
Videography features
Fujifilm X-T20
Nikon Df
Video recording Yes No
Video format H.264
N/A
Video resolution 1280 x 720
1920 x 1080
3840 x 2160
N/A
Built-in Microphone Yes No
Built-in Speakers Yes No
Storage
Fujifilm X-T20
Nikon Df
Memory Card SD/SDHC
SD/SDHC
Connectivity
Fujifilm X-T20
Nikon Df
HDMI Output Yes Yes
Microphone Port Yes No
Headphone Port No No
Wireless Yes
Built-in (802.11b/g/n)
Yes
Optional via WU-1a wireless mobile adapter
Remote Control Yes (via smartphone, cable release) Yes (Cable release, wireless remote)
GPS Yes
Optional via Smartphone
Yes
Optional with GP-1 or GP-1A
Body & Dimensions
Fujifilm X-T20
Nikon Df
Enviromentally sealed No Yes
Battery Battery Pack Battery Pack
Battery Details NP-W126S lithium-ion battery
EN-EL14/EN-EL14a lithium-ion battery and charger
Battery Life (CIPA) 350 shots 1400 shots
Width 118 mm 144 mm
Height 83 mm 110 mm
Depth 41 mm 67 mm
Weight 383 gram 760 gram