Fujifilm X-T30 vs Sony Alpha 5100 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

X-T30 vs Alpha 5100 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Fujifilm X-T30 vs Sony Alpha 5100 Specs

X-T30

  • Introduced in February 2019
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: APS-C
  • 26 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 46.8mm³ (4.7" x 3.3" x 1.8")
  • 383g (12.4 oz.)

All specs: Main page for X-T30

Alpha 5100

  • Introduced in August 2014
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: APS-C
  • 24 megapixel
  • 6 frames/second
  • 100 - 25600 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount E Mount
  • WiFi built-in
  • 109.6 x 62.8 x 35.7mm³ (4.3" x 2.5" x 1.4")
  • 270g (8.7 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Alpha 5100

X-T30 vs Alpha 5100 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:

Info graphic: X-T30 an Alpha 5100 sensor comparison

Fujifilm X-T30 VS Sony Alpha 5100 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Fujifilm X-T30 a better choice

X-T30

Alpha 5100

Wider resolution (5, megapixel)26.1024.30
Higher speed (4, frames/second)86
Auto Focus points (4)425179
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)1.040.92
Touch screen (2)
Better Video (2)3840 x 21601920 x 1080
External microphone (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the X-T30 are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Fujifilm are that the display has a higher resolution, the rather comfortable touch screen and the superior video recording. A recommendation of the X-T30 is made easy by the connector for an external microphone.

The X-T30 scores 21 points.

Otherwise why to choose Sony Alpha 5100

X-T30

Alpha 5100

Better sensibility (4)200 - 12800 ISO100 - 25600 ISO
Larger lens selection (3)2550
Longer battery life (3, photos)380400
Weighs less (2)383g
(12.4 oz.)
270g
(8.7 oz.)
More portable (2)459cm³
(29 cu.in.)
246cm³
(15 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Alpha 5100 are the larger sensitivity, the larger selection of lenses and that the battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the X-T30: the lower weight than the X-T30 and the more compact size.

Yields 14 points for the Alpha 5100.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

X-T30

Alpha 5100

Sensor formatAPS-CAPS-C
Sensor cleaning
Built-in flash
Articulated screen
WiFi
Fujifilm X-T30 VS Sony Alpha 5100 Dimensions

Look at front view of the X-T30 and Alpha 5100

X-T30 und Alpha 5100, front viewX-T30 und Alpha 5100, front view

Top view of cameras

X-T30 und Alpha 5100, view from aboveX-T30 und Alpha 5100, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Fujifilm X-T30

Sony Alpha 5100

21
14

We recommend Fujifilm X-T30 as better choice.

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