Fujifilm GFX 50R vs Canon EOS M50 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

GFX 50R vs EOS M50 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Fujifilm GFX 50R vs Canon EOS M50 Specs

GFX 50R

  • Introduced in September 2018
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Medium format
  • 51 megapixel
  • 3 frames/second
  • 100 - 12800 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 81.00mm (3.2") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount G-Bajonett
  • WiFi built-in
  • 160.7 x 96.5 x 66.4mm³ (6.3" x 3.8" x 2.6")
  • 775g (25.0 oz.)

All specs: Main page for GFX 50R

EOS M50

  • Introduced in February 2018
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: APS-C
  • 24 megapixel
  • 10 frames/second
  • 100 - 25600 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 80.00mm (3.1") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount EF-M
  • WiFi built-in
  • 116.3 x 88.1 x 58.7mm³ (4.6" x 3.5" x 2.3")
  • 387g (12.5 oz.)

All specs: Main page for EOS M50

GFX 50R vs EOS M50 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: GFX 50R and EOS M50 sensor area comparison

Advantage: Fujifilm GFX 50R

GFX 50R vs EOS M50: Viewfinder

GFX 50R has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 3.69 megapixel with magnification of 0.77x.

EOS M50 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 2.36 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.60x.

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.

GFX 50R (0.77x)

EOS M50 (0.60x)

Simulated viewfinder of the GFX 50RSimulated viewfinder of the EOS M50

Note: Differences in the image area are the result of different image ratios, 3:2 or 4:3. That can make it difficult to compare the viewfinder magnification of both cameras. However, with these two cameras the difference is considerable in any case.

Fujifilm GFX 50R VS Canon EOS M50 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Fujifilm GFX 50R a better choice

GFX 50R

EOS M50

Larger sensor (5)Medium formatAPS-C
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)51.4024.10
Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)3.692.36
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)2.361.04
Longer battery life (3, photos)400235
USB 3.0 (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the GFX 50R are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the better viewfinder. We also like that the display has a higher resolution, that the battery has more stamina and the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video.

The GFX 50R scores 21 points.

Otherwise why to choose Canon EOS M50

GFX 50R

EOS M50

Higher speed (4, frames/second)310
Auto Focus points (4)117143
Better sensibility (4)100 - 12800 ISO100 - 25600 ISO
Larger lens selection (3)57
Built-in flash (2)
Better Video (2)1920 x 10803840 x 2160
Weighs less (2)775g
(25.0 oz.)
387g
(12.5 oz.)
More portable (2)1030cm³
(65 cu.in.)
601cm³
(38 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS M50 are that the camera is faster, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the larger sensitivity. We also like the larger selection of lenses, the built-in flash and the superior video recording. A recommendation of the EOS M50 is made easy by the lower weight than the GFX 50R and the more compact size.

Yields 23 points for the EOS M50.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

GFX 50R

EOS M50

Sensor cleaning
Articulated screen
Touch screen
External microphone
WiFi
Fujifilm GFX 50R VS Canon EOS M50 Dimensions

Look at front view of the GFX 50R and EOS M50

GFX 50R und EOS M50, front viewGFX 50R und EOS M50, front view

Top view of cameras

GFX 50R und EOS M50, view from aboveGFX 50R und EOS M50, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Fujifilm GFX 50R

Canon EOS M50

21
23

We advise to choose the newest model: Fujifilm GFX 50R.

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