Fujifilm on Monday launched the X-T10, which is a more affordable variant of its flagship interchangeable lens camera (ILC) X-T1. The X-T10 will be available on June 18 in all black or black and silver colours. The body-only variant will retail for $799 (approximately Rs. 51,000) body-only, whereas the bundled options of – XC 16-50mm F3.5-5.6 lens, and XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 – will cost $899 (approximately Rs. 57,000) and $1,099 (approximately Rs. 70,000) respectively.
The Fujifilm X-T10 has the same 16-megapixel APS-C X-Trans image sensor as seen on its elder sibling. The sensor has built-in phase detection autofocus. The X-T10 uses the EXR Processor II software for processing. The X-T10 interchangeable lens camera has dimensions of 118x83x41mm and weighs only 381 grams including the battery. The battery itself is rated to last for 350 shots.
It can go up to an ISO setting of 51200 for ultra-high sensitivity. Normally, the ISO level tops out at 6400. It includes a 2.36 million-dot OLED viewfinder, and a 920K-dot 3-inch tilting LCD monitor protected by tempered glass. The X-T10 can shoot FHD videos at 60fps and at a maximum bit rate of 36Mbps.Using the camera’s inbuilt Wi-Fi, users can share images between the Fujifilm X-T10 and smartphones/tablets. For this purpose one has to download a free Fujifilm Camera Remote application.
FUJIFILM X-T10 key features:
16.3 million Megapixels APS-C X-Trans CMOS II Sensor
EXR Processor II
Fast AF of 0.06 seconds
Startup time of 0.5 seconds
Shutter time lag of 0.005 seconds
Shooting interval of 0.5 seconds
High-precision 2.36 million dot OLED viewfinder
Large viewfinder magnification for digital cameras of 0.62x
Wide viewing angle (horizontal 25°)
Ultra-fast Real Time Viewfinder with a lag-time of 0.005 second and new Natural Live View with Preview Picture Effect
Tempered glass 920K-dot high-precision 3” tilting LCD monitor
Digital Split Image and Focus Highlight Peaking
Completely electronic shutter up to 1/32000 seconds
ISO200 – 6400, extended ISO 100, 12800, 25600, Auto (maximum ISO setting from ISO 400 – ISO6400 available)
ISO setting of up to 51200 for ultra-high sensitivity that produces low noise and strong blacks in low light conditions.
‘Classic Chrome’ and ten other film simulation modes with eight Advanced Filter functions
Eye Detection AF to automatically detect and focus on human eyes
Full HD video 1080p at 60fps; bit rate of 36Mbps for clear capture of delicate movements; frame rates of 50fps, 30fps, 25fps and 24fps, supporting worldwide motion picture formats with a high bit rate of 36Mbps for high definition video capture
Manual focus available during video recording
Auto Macro function automatically activates the Macro mode while maintaining AF speed
Variable aspect ratio can be selected from 3:2, 16:9, and 1:1 (square) to accommodate a wide range of photographic styles
Interval timer shooting for time lapse photography is available with intervals of one second to 24 hours and up to 999 frames.
Free FUJIFILM Camera Remote application and Wireless Communication function allows users to remotely shoot images from smartphones and tablets via WiFi
Photos can be sent to the INSTAX Share Printer using the free INSTAX Share App (iOS and Android) SHARE Smartphone Printer.