Canon EOS R vs Fujifilm X-T20 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

EOS R vs X-T20 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Canon EOS R vs Fujifilm X-T20 Specs

EOS R

  • Introduced in September 2018
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Full frame
  • 31 megapixel
  • 5 frames/second
  • 100 - 40000 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 80.00mm (3.1") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount R Mount
  • WiFi built-in
  • 135.8 x 98.3 x 84.4mm³ (5.3" x 3.9" x 3.3")
  • 660g (21.3 oz.)

All specs: Main page for EOS R

X-T20

  • Introduced in January 2017
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: APS-C
  • 24 megapixel
  • 8 frames/second
  • 200 - 12800 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 76.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount X-Bajonett
  • WiFi built-in
  • 118.4 x 82.8 x 41.4mm³ (4.7" x 3.3" x 1.6")
  • 383g (12.4 oz.)

All specs: Main page for X-T20

EOS R vs X-T20 Sensors

On the pictures below the sensor areas of cameras are highlighted.

This infographic highlights the sensor areas of both models compared to other common sensor formats:

Infographic: EOS R and X-T20 sensor area comparison

Better choice: Canon EOS R

EOS R vs X-T20: Viewfinder

EOS R has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 3.68 megapixel with magnification of 0.76x.

X-T20 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 2.36 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.62x.

Viewfinder magnifications of compared cameras. The black area shows a magnification of 1x, relative to native size; in red is a magnification of 0.85x.

EOS R (0.76x)

X-T20 (0.62x)

Simulated viewfinder of the EOS RSimulated viewfinder of the X-T20

Advantage: Canon EOS R

Canon EOS R VS Fujifilm X-T20 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Canon EOS R a better choice

EOS R

X-T20

Larger sensor (5)Full frameAPS-C
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)31.3024.30
Auto Focus points (4)595591
Better sensibility (4)100 - 40000 ISO200 - 12800 ISO
Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)3.682.36
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)2.101.04
Longer battery life (3, photos)370350
USB 3.0 (2)
Environmental sealing (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS R are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Canon are the larger sensitivity, the better viewfinder and that the display has a higher resolution. A nice touch is that the battery has more stamina, the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video.

The EOS R scores 29 points.

Otherwise why to choose Fujifilm X-T20

EOS R

X-T20

Higher speed (4, frames/second)58
Larger lens selection (3)425
Built-in flash (2)
Weighs less (2)660g
(21.3 oz.)
383g
(12.4 oz.)
More portable (2)1127cm³
(71 cu.in.)
406cm³
(26 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the X-T20 are that the camera is faster, the larger selection of lenses and the built-in flash. A nice touch is the lower weight than the EOS R and the more compact size.

Yields 13 points for the X-T20.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

EOS R

X-T20

Sensor cleaning
Articulated screen
Touch screen
Video resolution3840 x 21603840 x 2160
External microphone
WiFi
Canon EOS R VS Fujifilm X-T20 Dimensions

Look at front view of the EOS R and X-T20

EOS R und X-T20, front viewEOS R und X-T20, front view

Top view of cameras

EOS R und X-T20, view from aboveEOS R und X-T20, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Canon EOS R

Fujifilm X-T20

29
13

We recommend Canon EOS R as better choice.

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