If we talk about the sensor then Fujifilm X-A2 uses the better sensor aka large size APSC SENSOR than Nikon j5 but however Nikon manages to drag out max resolution that’s 21mp from a 1 inch and on the other hand Fujifilm X-A2 has only 16mp despite of all this we can expect better quality of images from Fujifilm X-A2 due to its high quality sensor.
Nikon 1 J5 vs. Fujifilm X-A2 Specification Comparison Table.
Low pass filter –No low pass filter of Nikon j5 faithfully provide you more details images while Fujifilm X-A2 can’t because it has low pass filter.
AF system– Nikon 1 j5 enjoying the both contrast as well as phase detection system with 171 AF points and due to which this camera will provide you a quick and accurate AF to offer you a gentle images, on the other hand the Fujifilm X-A2 limited t contrast based system only.
iso range– You can use the ISO range upto 25600 by using Fujifilm X-A2 that is double of Nikon j5 and help you to get to freeze the subjects travelling in a dim light conditions.
Shutter speed– Shutter speed of 30 secs 1/6000 with 20fps the Nikon J5 can easily capture each action of the desired subjects
Video– you can play or record 4k video through Nikon 1 J5 while Fujifilm X-A2 can let you to record full HD video.
Wi fi- Built in wifi with NFC of Nikon 1 j5 allow you share your images and videos but Fujifilm X-A2 has wifi only.
Battery- the battery of Fujifilm X-A2 ensures you to take 350 shots while Nikon 1 j5 can offer you 250 shots only.
High ISO Test Between Nikon 1 J5 vs. Fujifilm X-A2
Verdict- On thing is very clear that J5 won’t give you nice and clean high ISO images like X-A but except that there is no reason to avoid the recommendation of J5, personally I will pick J5.
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