Editors Liked

  • Beautiful
  • Sturdy exterior
  • Elegant and efficient exposure controls
  • High image quality
  • Outstanding High ISO noise performance
  • Innovative hybrid OVF/EVF
  • Functional analogue controls
  • 6fps burst shooting with no viewfinder blanking
  • Quality build
  • Unique hybrid optical viewfinder
  • Excellent LCD, even in sunlight
  • Good analog control dials for quick manual, auto, or semi-auto exposure
  • Digital controls are well-placed
  • Menu is well-designed and easy to use
  • X-Trans CMOS
  • Bright optical viewfinder
  • Faster buffer than X100
  • Hybrid viewfinder is great to use
  • Superb lens quality
  • Expansive 49point AF array
  • Retro classic design

Editors Didn't Like

  • Poorly implemented manual focus
  • Exposure compensation dial easily moved unintentionally
  • Limited lens range
  • Ineffective dynamic range feature in my tests
  • Aperture rings and EV dial are a bit loose
  • OVF accuracy disappointing
  • Auto white balance too red indoors
  • Expensive
  • Autofocus a little slow
  • Battery life should be better
  • Only three launch lenses
  • Black paint not hardy enough
  • No built-in flash
  • Lack of dedicated video recording button