Fujifilm GFX 50R vs Fujifilm X-Pro1 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

GFX 50R vs X-Pro1 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Fujifilm GFX 50R vs Fujifilm X-Pro1 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

X-Pro1

  • Introduced in May 2012
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: APS-C
  • 16 megapixel
  • 6 frames/second
  • 200 - 6400 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Hybrid
  • 76.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Lens mount X-Bajonett
  • No WiFi
  • 139.5 x 81.8 x 42.5mm³ (5.5" x 3.2" x 1.7")
  • 450g (14.5 oz.)

All specs: Main page for X-Pro1

GFX 50R vs X-Pro1 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 X-Pro1 sensor area comparison

Better choice: Fujifilm GFX 50R

GFX 50R vs X-Pro1: Viewfinder

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

The X-Pro1 features an electronic viefinder with a resolution of 1.44 Megapixel and a magnification of around 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)

X-Pro1 (0.60x)

Simulated viewfinder of the GFX 50RSimulated viewfinder of the X-Pro1

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 Fujifilm X-Pro1 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Fujifilm GFX 50R a better choice

GFX 50R

X-Pro1

Larger sensor (5)Medium formatAPS-C
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)51.4016.00
Auto Focus points (4)11749
Better sensibility (4)100 - 12800 ISO200 - 6400 ISO
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)2.361.23
Articulated monitor (2)
Touch screen (2)
External microphone (2)
Longer battery life (3, photos)400300
WiFi (2)
USB 3.0 (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the GFX 50R are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Fujifilm are the larger sensitivity, that the display has a higher resolution and the articulated display. A recommendation of the GFX 50R is made easy by the rather comfortable touch screen, the connector for an external microphone and that the battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the X-Pro1: the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection 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 33 points.

Otherwise why to choose Fujifilm X-Pro1

GFX 50R

X-Pro1

Higher speed (4, frames/second)36
Larger lens selection (3)525
Weighs less (2)775g
(25.0 oz.)
450g
(14.5 oz.)
More portable (2)1030cm³
(65 cu.in.)
485cm³
(31 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the X-Pro1 are that the camera is faster, the larger selection of lenses and the lower weight than the GFX 50R. Another advantage over the GFX 50R: the more compact size.

Yields 11 points for the X-Pro1.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

GFX 50R

X-Pro1

Sensor cleaning
Video resolution1920 x 10801920 x 1080
Fujifilm GFX 50R VS Fujifilm X-Pro1 Dimensions

Look at front view of the GFX 50R and X-Pro1

GFX 50R und X-Pro1, front viewGFX 50R und X-Pro1, front view

Top view of cameras

GFX 50R und X-Pro1, view from aboveGFX 50R und X-Pro1, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Fujifilm GFX 50R

Fujifilm X-Pro1

33
11

We recommend Fujifilm GFX 50R as better choice.

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