Gadgetren – Fujifilm has released their new mirrorless camera called the Fujifilm X-S20. As the successor to the Fujifilm X-S10 camera, this new camera brings plenty of feature improvements.
Priced at IDR 21,499,000, the Fujifilm X-S20 is a camera designed for vloggers and travelers. These mirrorless cameras can be purchased in Indonesia through e-commerce, which is Fujifilm’s official partner on Blibli, Shopee and Tokopedia as well as the nearest Fujifilm showroom.
For the launch of the Fujifilm X-S20 camera, Fujifilm itself listened to the opinion of its predecessor in terms of better grip or grip and battery life, where previously it was less durable with only 325 frames.
Meanwhile, the Fujifilm X-S20 now sports a larger battery capacity than its predecessor, which is claimed to be capable of producing up to 800 frames, double that of the previous generation.
This mid-range camera is also said to provide the highest resolution for video recording on the market with 6.2K quality at 30fps (3:2) with 4:2:2 10-bit both internally and HDMI and has a DCI4K frame rate at 60p.
Even so, the image processing engine and image sensor still use the same capabilities in the X-S10, namely X-Processor 4 and X-TRANS C-MOS 4.
The image processing capability not only features AI-based technology, but also supports the HEIF format to produce high-resolution images with no distortion and minimal noise.
While the image sensor uses a resolution of 26.1MP with backlight. This camera is also equipped with Vlog Mode: Product Priority Mode and Background Defocus Mode to accommodate vloggers who automatically record videos when showing products, they will focus instantly thanks to the AI-based subject detection AF function.
The autofocus department also gets improvements for face and eye detection as well as for shooting fast-moving objects like cars, motorcycles, airplanes and more.
Using a new high-capacity battery, the Fujifilm X-S20 camera allows users to record up to 75 minutes. Physically, this new camera weighs 491 grams with a slim body and will be easy to hold, making it suitable for carrying anywhere.
In addition, the Fujifilm X-S20 camera is supported by 19 film simulation modes, which are filters adopted from film history and can enhance video results through color grading or processing. 19 Film simulation functions can also be operated on the left side of the device directly via the physical navigation buttons.
Previously, the film simulation mode on the X-S10 could only be selected via the on-screen menu settings. Film Simulation also features an automatic function which will select its own simulation film suitable for shooting when the subject is photographed.
Next, the Fujifilm X-S20 for video recording is able to produce smooth images with 5-axis in-body image stabilization (IBIS 7.0 stops). Photo and video results on this camera can also be transferred to mobile phones using the FUJIFILM XApp for saving or sharing on social media.
Don’t forget support features like webcam support that can be connected to a computer with USB Type C, RAW results via HDMI, 3.5mm microphone and headphone jacks, Cooling Fan to keep the body cool when video recording is provided.
“Because our target market is vloggers, Fujifilm cameras offer a variety of frame resolutions starting at 6.2K with a 3:2 ratio and great performance every time. So it could be 16:9 for YouTube or 9:16 for Reels or TikTok. This is very useful for creators because the files have a wide range when post-edited and the results can be used on different platforms,” said Johanes Rampi as General Manager of Electronic Imaging Fujifilm Indonesia to the Gadgetren team.
As additional information, the Fujifilm X-S20 now supports the XF 8mm lens, which is an ultra-wide-angle lens that is easy to carry and very light, weighing 215 grams. As for the price, the XF 8mm lens costs IDR 13,499,000.