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#1 Patrick FR

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Posted 05 April 2018 - 03:24 PM

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Fujifilm X-T3 rumors

 

- 26MP

- probably stacked sensor

- new processor

- no IBIS

- coming at Photokina 2018

 

https://www.fujirumo...stacked-sensor/



#2 bergat

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Posted 08 April 2018 - 07:45 PM

It  is very strange that there is no ibis



#3 Alex Cremers

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Posted 09 April 2018 - 06:39 AM

It  is very strange that there is no ibis

 

That would mean a bigger body.



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Posted 09 April 2018 - 02:04 PM

So far I expect

1. 24-30 MP

2. New sensor -> What's an upgrade without one?

3. Quicker AF - > Again what's an upgrade without one?

4. No IBIS -> IBIS requires larger size and items I believe do not fit the XT model.

5. Smudge Screen -> Yes I know everybody loves them, but touching/smudging the LCD that provides all the important information seems just foolish to me.  Major detriment in my book.

6. Other niceties, Possible but not for sure things like improved menus, bracketing, stacking, things we see on other brands.

 

Overall I love my XT-2 and don't see any rumors that would cause me to let go of the cash to upgrade, but time will tell.



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Posted 10 April 2018 - 06:30 PM

That would mean a bigger body.

And this should be a good thing, imho



#6 gaopa

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Posted 12 April 2018 - 02:02 PM

I could not be happier with my X-T2 and X-Pro2 cameras and assorted Fuji lenses. The X-T3 is of no interest to me.


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#7 Phil C62

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Posted 14 April 2018 - 05:14 PM

Following the announcement of firmware upgrades in May for the X-T2, I,ll be quite happy staying with what I have.



#8 Lumens

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Posted 16 April 2018 - 02:56 PM

From the rumors I have seen the better sensor and quicker AF will be enticing.  I will be taking a serious look at the XT-3, but I suspect it will be more a matter of want over need.  The jump from XT-1 to XT-2 had such an improvement in AF it was more need than want.  Their marketing team is going to have quite a job convincing me of the need.

 

If they remove the joy stick to accommodate the smudge screen I will definitely consider that the best way to turn a GREAT camera into quite average.



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Posted 16 April 2018 - 09:02 PM

I could not be happier with my X-T2 and X-Pro2 cameras and assorted Fuji lenses. The X-T3 is of no interest to me.

I feel the same about my X-T1. I am only going to replace it when it breaks.

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Posted 17 April 2018 - 02:17 PM

I feel the same about my X-T1. I am only going to replace it when it breaks.

 

I own both as I upgraded when the XT-2 released and have been using the XT-2 since the day it came out.  They will have a hard time pulling my XT-2 out of my hands. 

 

On the other hand I pull out the XT-1 on occasion and find it an extremely good camera.  I fully understand the sentiment here.  The sale on the XT-2 was the larger sensor (16 to 24 mp) and the improved AF.  The XT-1 lacks the AF of the XT-2 so as long as you do not shoot action very often there was no need to upgrade.  Personally Birds In Flight fascinate me so I had no choice but to upgrade.

 

Now we have the XT-3 to tempt us, so I need to see a reason to spend the cash for the upgrade.  I'm not sure the stacked sensor and improved AF will be enough this time.  The XT-2 does quite a good job as is.  The smudge screen is more of a turn off for me so the XT-3 so far only offers a limited improvement..




 
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