Fujifilm XQ1

  • Fujifilm XQ1
81
Based on 19 scores, 31 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    5
  • Good:
    12
  • Average:
    1
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Manual control ring.
  • Good low-light performance.
  • Digital effects.

Cons:

  • No handgrip.
  • Tiny buttons and scrollwheel.

Expert reviews and ratings

By What Digital Camera on 83

Trying to sum up our feelings about the Fujifilm XQ1 isn't easy. It has a lot to recommend it. It has a good range of features, a simple and easy-to-use control interface and decent overall performance; it looks good and it's certainly well made.However...

By Steves Digicams on

By Eric Butterfield The Fujifilm XQ1 is a high-end compact camera that promises speed. The company touts the quickness of the phase-detection auto focus, and the XQ1 largely lives up to the hype. The camera also delivers fast burst shooting, up to...

By T3 on 80

The XQ1 is accessible as a basic Fuji Finepix point-and-shoot compact; yet with a better build, a better lens and a better sensor for not much more money than your humble snapper.

By itreviews.com on 80

The Fujifilm XQ1 takes the X-Trans image sensor from the excellent X20 and puts it in a body that's sized like the XF1. The result is impressively compact and is capable of capturing great...

By TechRadar AU on 70

With the guts of the X20 and a new f/1.8 zoom lens, Fuji's XQ1 promises high image quality and great low-light functionalityThere seems of be an insatiable appetite for premium quality compact cameras, with camera buyers happy to part with healthy...

By Pocket-lint on 80

The Fujifilm XQ1 is on the cusp of great things, but it's not the same calibre as the bigger brother X20 model. And that leaves us almost a little disappointed because, and despite all its potential, we don't feel that the XQ1 is the Canon...

By ePHOTOzine on 90

The Fujifilm XQ1 is an easy to use camera which packs lots of useful features such as a fast f/1.8 lens and a 2/3 inch CMOS sensor. It also has built-in Wi-Fi for easy transfer of images to a smartphone, tablet or PC. The focus occasionally struggled...

By Digital Photography Review on

With smartphones taking over the low-end compact camera market, manufacturers have been striking back with feature-rich top-tier compacts. These cameras out-perform the smartest of phones by offering much better image quality, useful zoom ranges and the...

By PhotographyBLOG on 90

The Fujifilm XQ1 is an advanced compact camera that offers a 12 megapixel 2/3-type X-Trans CMOS II sensor with built-in Phase Detection pixels and no low-pass filter, a 4x, 25-100mm, f/1.8-4.9 zoom lens with optical image stabilisation and a control...

By Photography Bay on

The Fuji XQ1 is a pocket-sized camera with a 12MP X-Trans CMOS sensor. It is very light and really the perfect size for a compact pocket camera.Fuji XQ1 Key Features12MP 2/3″ X-Trans CMOS Sensor EXR Processor II Fujinon 4x Optical Zoom f/1.8-4.9 Lens...

By Pocket-lint on

Fujifilm continues to push into the more affordable, yet tech savvy market space with the introduction of its latest X-series camera, the XQ1. Think Fujifilm X20, then think smaller, and that's what we have here. It's Fujifilm gunning for a place in...

By What Digital Camera on

As well as announcing the X-E2, Fujifilm has also launched the XQ1, a premium compact camera that shares the same 2/3in X-Trans CMOS II sensor and EXR Processor II as the X20. Featuring an ISO range from 100 to 12,800, the sensor does away with the...

By TechRadar on

Introduction Fuji has expanded its range of X-series compact cameras with the addition of the Fujifilm XQ1 which will sit above the Fuji XF1 and below the Fuji X20 in the range. Although considerably smaller than the X20, this new camera has the same...

By NeoCamera on 80

The XQ1 is Fuji's second small premium compact, succeeding the XF1 Fuji XF1. Both these are small, barely larger than a typical ultra-compact digital camera.The main difference is that the Fuji XQ1 is much more conventional. It lacks the amazing...

By Digital Photography Review on

1. Introduction2. Specifications3. Body and Design4. Body and Design5. Controls/First Impressions Fujifilm XQ1 First Impressions Review October 2013 | By Andy Westlake Tweet Based on a pre-production Fujifilm XQ1 The 'enthusiast compact' sector has...

International Review By digitalfoto.dk on

XQ1 er det hidtil mindste kamera i Fujifilms triumferende X-serie. Kameraet reagerer rasende hurtigt og skyder 12 billeder i sekundet. Om den lille sensor volder problemer, kan du læse her.Det giver god mening, når Fujifilm lancerer et ultrakompakt...

International Review By clickx.nl on

De Fujifilm XQ1 bevat een voor een compactcamera relatief grote beeldsensor in 2/3 inchformaat. Alleen de Sony RX100 (1 inchsensor) en de Canon G1x (met APS-C-sensor) doen het beter.Fujifilm koos voor dezelfde 12 megapixelsensor als in Fujifilm X20, met...

International Review By 01Net on 60

Le XQ1 est un peu comme une vieille voiture italienne : il a des qualités qui vous transportent (belles couleurs, rapidité, finitions) et des petits défauts qui peuvent agacer (AF parfois erratique, optique un peu molle). Au final Fujifilm signe...

International Review By techtudo.com.br on 88

A XQ1 é uma pequena, porém, bem notável câmera compacta da FujiFilm. Em sua lista de atributos, o destaque por ser portátil sem perder a delicadeza do design retrô. Para somar às escolhas felizes da marca, ela ainda conta com um leque de possibilidades...

International Review By AsiaOne on 80

If you are an amateur photographer or use a camera for work and want a compact model as a back-up, consider the Fujifilm XQ1.Slightly bigger than a regular deck of cards, the XQ1 uses a 2/3-inch X-Trans CMOS II image sensor. This is larger than those...