Fuji X-T20 would love to be called “Baby X-T2”, whereas Sony A6300 comes with heavy improvement over its predecessor. Sony A6300 packs exclusive core specs inside, such as its insane 425 AF points. On the other hand, Fuji does also have outstanding specs inside and it offers you 325 AF points for very fast tracking of the subjects. No much more differences we can see in the image quality of these two APS-C cameras.
Let’s go in details to find out more accurate difference between these two Mirrorless cameras:
|Features / Models||Fuji X-T20
|Megapixel||24 megapixels||24.2 Megapixel|
|Sensor size / type||APS-C (23.6 x 15.6 mm)||APS-C (23.5 x 15.7 mm)|
||X-Processor Pro2||Bionz X|
|Low pass filter||No||Yes|
|AF System||Contrast detect + Phase detect||Contrast + Phase detect sensor|
|AF points||325 points||425 AF points|
|Shutter Min/Max||60sec 1/32000 sec||Shutter 60 seconds-1/32000 secs|
|Top Continuous Shooting Speed||14fps||11fps|
|Video||4k @30fps||4K @ 30 fps|
|Display||3.0 inch 1.04M-dot tilting TFT LCD Touchscreen||3.0″ 921.6k-Dot Tilting Touchscreen LCD|
|Battery Life (CIPA)||350 shots||400 shots|
|Dimensions||118 x 83 x 41 mm||120 x 67 x 53 mm|
Fuji X-T20 vs Sony A6300
Image quality – Quality of images are mostly depended on the kind of sensor used by the cameras. As you can see both are having APS-C sensor of similar size and moreover both are using almost similar number of effective pixels (24 millions). So we expect both cameras Fuji X-T20 and Sony A6300 are great which can produce incredible images no matter what the situation is. But X-T2 would get the advantage of slashed off low Pass filter that lets the users grab the large details of the subjects improve lowlight shooting.
AF system – You can say that the Jaw dropping AF system of A6300 is the sole reason to get this camera. The innovative 4D Focus system that can lock focus on a subject in as little as 0.05 seconds. Plus its incredible 425 focal plane phase-detection AF points densely positioned over the entire image area, letting no portion of the subjects will be left to get caught into the frame. In addition, a new High-density tracking AF technology incorporated inside Sony A6300 that intelligently improves subject detection and tracking performance.. On the other hand, Fuji X-T20 that, however, doesn’t reach the figure of A6300’s AF points but lets you to choose between 91 or 325 focus points, which is much more than any camera comes in this range.
Continuous drive – Fuji X-T20 avails continues shooting of 14 FPS that greatly captures the action of the rapid moving subjects, whereas Sony A6300 can take only 11 frame of the shots in a second.
Shots – You can take 50 more shots in Sony A6300. Sony A6300 – 400 shots, whereas Fuji X-T20 – 350 shots.
Weather sealed – Sony comes with weather sealed body (dust and moisture resistance), letting you shoot at tough conditions, whereas Fuji X-T20 doesn’t have weather sealed body.
Other additional advantage of Fuji X-T20 is that it has touch screen so that users can control the camera functions comfortably.
Verdict – Sony A6300 is remarkably the best, which has best AF system, weather sealed body and a few more functions are available. On the other hand, Fuji X-T20 is an astounding camera with some aggressive specs but it can’t beat Sony A6300, actually.