FujiFilm X-Pro1 Review

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Main Features

  • 16 MP APS-C CMOS X-TRANS I Sensor
  • 100 - 6400 ISO
  • 3" Fixed Screen
  • Electronic and Optical (tunnel) Viewfinder
  • 6 fps continuous shooting
  • 1920 x 1080 video resolution
  • Built-In Wireless
  • 140 x 82 x 43 mm, 450g.
  • Price Category:
  • Replaced by: X-Pro2

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Fujifilm X-Pro1 Overview

First introduced in June, 2012, Fujifilm X-Pro1 is a 16 MP Mirrorless with a APS-C (23.6 x 15.6 mm) sized CMOS X-TRANS I sensor.

FujiFilm replaced X-Pro1 with Fujifilm X-Pro2. Follow the link to read our detailed comparison of these models:

Compare Fujifilm X-Pro1 with Fujifilm X-Pro2

Fujifilm X-Pro1 comes with a 23.6 x 15.6 mm CMOS X-TRANS I sensor, which has a diagonal of 28.29 mm (1.1").

- Full Frame
- Fujifilm X-Pro1

Sensor resolution of Fujifilm X-Pro1 ~ 4915 x 3255 pixels.

Fujifilm X-Pro1 has Crop Factor: 1.53

The sensor has a surface area of 368.2 mm².

There are approximate 15,998,325 photosites (pixels) on this area.

Fujifilm X-Pro1 Series History
Model Year $ Sensor ISO Weight Dimensions
Fujifilm X-Pro3 Fujifilm X-Pro3 2019 26MP 160 - 12800 497g 141 x 83 x 46mm
Fujifilm X-Pro2 Fujifilm X-Pro2 2016 24MP 200 - 12800 495g 141 x 83 x 56mm
Fujifilm X-Pro1 Fujifilm X-Pro1 2012 16MP 100 - 6400 450g 140 x 82 x 43mm

Proc and Cons of Fujifilm X-Pro1

Get to know this camera closer. Let's look at the features and characteristics of this model. Compare Fujifilm X-Pro1 with competitors in semi-pro mirrorless cameras.

Built-in Wireless
Optical Viewfinder
1230k dots Screen Resolution
1/4000s Max Shutter Speed
Manual Exposure Mode
±2 AE Bracketing Range
Focus Bracketing
External Flash
RAW Support
6.0 fps Continuous Shooting
Manual Focus
450g Light Body
Flash Sync Port
No Bluetooth
No Touch Screen
No AF Face Detection
Low Battery Life: 300 shots
No Articulating Screen
No Image Stabilization
No Environmental Sealing
Type Scores

Fujifilm X-Pro1 has an Overall Score of 52/100 and ranked #202 out of 214 in Mirrorless cameras, and ranked #481 out of 1222 in all cameras.

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Physical Dimensions of Fujifilm X-Pro1

Fujifilm X-Pro1 weighs 450g and has external dimensions of 140 x 82 x 43mm (5.51 x 3.23 x 1.69"). Considering that the average weight of Semi-Pro Mirrorless cameras is 444g, Fujifilm X-Pro1 is 6 grams more than the average weight of cameras in this category. Fujifilm X-Pro1 is more by 14mm more than the average length in Semi-Pro Mirrorless.

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Thickness Comparison
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Here is the front and top view image of Fujifilm X-Pro1 with the dimensions:

Fujifilm X-Pro1

Size Compared to Major Competitors

Model Weight X-Pro1 Dimensions X-Pro1
Fujifilm X-Pro2 Fujifilm X-Pro2 495 g 450 g 141 x 83 x 56 mm 140 x 82 x 43 mm
Fujifilm X-T1 Fujifilm X-T1 440 g 450 g 129 x 90 x 47 mm 140 x 82 x 43 mm
Fujifilm X-T10 Fujifilm X-T10 381 g 450 g 118 x 83 x 41 mm 140 x 82 x 43 mm
Sony Alpha a6000 Sony A6000 344 g 450 g 120 x 67 x 45 mm 140 x 82 x 43 mm
Fujifilm X-E2 Fujifilm X-E2 350 g 450 g 129 x 75 x 37 mm 140 x 82 x 43 mm
Fujifilm X-E1 Fujifilm X-E1 350 g 450 g 129 x 75 x 38 mm 140 x 82 x 43 mm
Fujifilm X100T Fujifilm X100T 440 g 450 g 127 x 74 x 52 mm 140 x 82 x 43 mm
Sony Alpha A7 Sony A7 474 g 450 g 127 x 94 x 48 mm 140 x 82 x 43 mm

Specifications of Fujifilm X-Pro1

Brand FujiFilm
Model X-Pro1
Announced June, 2012
Body Type Rangefinder-style mirrorless
Lens Mount Fujifilm X
Manual Focus
Focal Lens Multiplier 1.5
Number of Lenses 51
Macro Focus Range n/a
Screen Size 3"
Screen Type Fixed
Screen Resolution 1230k pixels
Touch Screen
Live View
Viewfinder Electronic and Optical (tunnel)
Viewfinder Resolution no electronic viewfinder
Viewfinder Coverage 100%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.6
AF Touch
AF Continuous
AF Single
AF Tracking
AF Selective
AF Center
AF Multi Area
AF Live View
AF Face Detection
AF Contrast Detection
AF Phase Detection
Number of Focus Points 0
Number of Cross Focus Points 0
Photography Features
RAW Support
Min Shutter Speed 1/30 sec
Max Shutter Speed 1/4000 sec
Continuous Shooting 6.0 fps
Shutter Priority
Aperture Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Exposure Compensation
Custom White Balance
Image Stabilization
Built-in Flash
Flash Range no built-in flash
Flash Modes Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync, Rear-curtain
External Flash
AE Bracketing
AE Bracketing Range ±2 EV
WB Bracketing
Sensor Size APS-C
Sensor Type CMOS X-TRANS I
Sensor Dimensions 23.6 x 15.6 mm
Sensor Area 368.2 mm²
Sensor Resolution 16 MP
Max Image Resolution 4896 x 3264
Max Native ISO 6400
Min Native ISO 100
Max Boosted ISO 25600
Min Boosted ISO 0
Video Features
Max Video Resolution 1920 x 1080
Video Formats H.264
Timelapse Recording
Microphone Port
Headphone Port
Exposure Modes
Center Weighted
GPS None
Wireless Connectivity Built-In
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Battery Life 300 shots
Battery Type Battery Pack
Battery Model NP-W126
Weight 450 g
Physical Dimensions 140 x 82 x 43 mm
Environmental Sealing
Water Proof
Dust Proof
Shock Proof
Crush Proof
Freeze Proof
Shock Proof
Storage Type SD/SDHC/SDXC
Storage Slots 1
Other Features
Self Timer
Selfie Friendly

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