Large optical viewfinder. Manual zoom design. Sharp images. Fast, 4x zoom lens. Lots of physical controls. Fast burst shooting. 1centimeter macro mode. Hot shoe.
A new sensor lets the Fujifilm X20 deliver better photo quality than its predecessor, and tweaks to the design improve the shooting experience significantly.
Excellent detail; Image colours; Prompt AF; Pleasing operation; Well designed; Sturdy build
Very good photo quality; noticeably sharper than X10, Fast, 28-112mm equiv. F2.0-2.8 zoom lens with manual zoom ring, Solid build quality with retro design, Large optical viewfinder offers exposure data and focus point overlay, Wide selection of manual co
Poor video performance, 85% optical viewfinder coverage, No Wifi.
Pricey. A little bulky. Rear LCD could be sharper
The lens-twist-to-turn-on is getting old fast, and the feature set provides just the basics. Plus the video quality disappoints.
Aggressive noise reduction; Exposure compensation dial easy to knock; Viewfinder info tricky to see
Tends to smudge fine details (even at ISO 100), Clips highlights at default DR setting (though no worse than its peers), Optical viewfinder doesn't live up to its potential (no composition grid, grid lines); lens can be seen through viewfinder at wide
By Camera Labs on September 30, 2013
The Fujifilm X20 is a major upgrade to the X10, with a brand new 12 Megapixel X-trans sensor and EXR II processor providing improved image quality and low light performance as well as new shooting modes, 1080p60 video and faster continuous shooting....86
By Maximum PC on June 25, 2013
Why buy a compact digital camera these days when every smartphone and tablet has a built-in camera? Amateurs and even some professionals are making impressive pictures with phonecams. Phones are almost always handy, and downloadable apps make them...-
By PC Mag on June 07, 2013
The Fujifilm X20 premium compact camera is a great choice for those who demand an optical viewfinder, but it can't keep up with the Sony DSC-RX100 in low...80
By Expert Reviews on May 22, 2013
Classy and capable, this premium compact justifies its high price...100
By cnet on May 17, 2013
The Fujifiilm X20 is a great choice for people looking for a well-designed photographer's camera, but the basic feature set and disappointing video might not be for...70
By ePHOTOzine on May 08, 2013
The Fujifilm X20 may look the same as the X10 on the outside, but the insides where all the technology lives has been significantly upgraded, replaced and re-worked, with the camera delivering better than ever image quality and improved continuous...90
By Macworld UK on May 08, 2013
X-ceptional: re-vamped version of the X10 keeps the same gorgeous outer shell but adds under-the bonnet performance tweaks The Fujifilm X20 premium compact with a ‘classic’ design updates the previous X10 model and in doing so clashes with...80
By DigitalVersus on May 07, 2013
The Fuji X20 is one of those cameras that inspires enthusiasm and gets photographers' juices going. You can easily imagine X20 owners creating all kinds of pretexts to get out there and use it. The high ISO settings could be better, the menus may...100
By Stuff.tv on May 01, 2013
A superb enthusiast's camera that backs up the retro style with quality images...100
By Steves Digicams on April 19, 2013
By Josh Fate Fuji's new X20 camera follows in the success of the X10 and X100 released last year. While it may look just like the X10, Fuji has made some outstanding improvements to the X20 that have greatly improved the overall image quality of the...-