Sony A6500 vs Fujifilm X-T2 Comparison

Sony A6500 vs Fujifilm X-T2 Comparison

Here is a quick comparison for the Sony A6500 vs Fujifilm X-T2 mirrorless cameras with APS-c sized image sensors.

Both cameras are in 24-Megapixel resolution. So what maybe the main differences of these high-end models?

Sony Alpha A6500 camera comes with in-body 5-axis image stabilization technology and touchscreen.

The Fuji X-T2 camera comes with an upgraded hybrid AF system with more focus points, as well as an AF-point selection joystick. Let’s compare these two models. 

Comparison Table of Sony A6500 vs Fujifilm X-T2 Mirrorless Cameras

Sony A6500 vs Fujifilm X-T2 Comparison

You can see the Sony A6500 vs Fujifilm X-T2 specs comparison table below. Some differences like sensor, image size, shooting speed, lcd size etc.. detailed as bold on the table.

Sony A6500 vs Fujifilm X-T2 Comparison Table

FeaturesSony A6500Fujifilm X-T2
Sensor resolution24.2MP APS-C Exmor CMOS Sensor 24.3MP APS-C X-Trans CMOS III Sensor
Sensor Type / SizeAPS-C CMOS / 23.5 x 15.6 mmAPS-C CMOS / 23.5 x 15.6 mm
Max Image Resolution6000 x 40006000 x 4000
Image ProcessorBIONZ XX-Processor Pro
ISO100 – 25600
(51200 with boost)
Auto, 200 -12800 (expands to 100-51200)
AF SystemFast Hybrid AF425 points phase-detection AF
169 points contrast-detection AF0.05 sec. AFPrecise movie AFHigh-density Tracking AF technology
Hybrid AF 325 points
(169 phase-detect, 40% frame coverage) 0.06 sec AF
0.05 shutter time lag
0.25 sec shooting interval
LCD3″ Rear Screen Tilting Touchscreen LCD (921,600)3.0″ / 1,040K-dots / Scratch-resistant, Tilting, No Touchscreen
Viewfinder0.39″ (1.0cm) Electronic
2359.3K-dots OLED / (2359,296 dots)
1.07x magnification (0.70x equiv.)
100% coverage 120fps mode available
EVF:  0.5-in, 2.36M dots, 100% coverage, 0.77x magnification (equivalent)
Shutter Speed30-1/4000 sec30 – 1/8000 sec 

30 sec. to 1/32000 sec
(electronic shutter)

Built-in FlashYes (6m)No
Flash X Sync Speed1/160 sec1/250 sec
Burst Speed11 fps at 24.2 MP for up to 233 frames in JPEG
11 fps at 24.2 MP for up to 107 frames in raw format
14 fps for up to 42 frames in JPEG format
14 fps for up to 28 frames in raw format
Up to 8 fps for up to 83 frames in JPEG format
Up to 8 fps for up to 33 frames in raw format
Exposure Compensation-3 EV to +3 EV (in 1/3 or 1/2 EV steps)-5 EV to +5 EV (in 1/3 EV steps)
WB BracketingYesYes
Video Recording
(max. res)
2160 30/24p (4K / UHD)
1080 60/30/24/120p
1080  i60 Stereo XAVC S format for 4K and Full HD
3840 x 2160 (29.97p, 25p, 24p, 23.98p), 1920 x 1080 (59.94p, 50p, 29.97p, 25p, 24p, 23.98p), 1280 x 720 (60p, 50p, 30p, 25p, 24p)
Mic InputYesYes
Headphone Jack
(audio jack)
Wireless ConnectivityWi-Fi + NFCWi-Fi
USB ChargeYesYes
Battery Life400 shots 340 shots
Dimensions120.0 x 66.9 x 53.3 mm (4.7 x 2.6 x 2.1″)133 x 92 x 49 mm (5.24 x 3.62 x 1.93)
Weight453 g (15.98 oz)507 g (1.12 lb / 17.88 oz)