Fujifilm X-t4 Camera Review
Addition of IBIS- in body image stabilization to X-T4 has led to the difference from the current Fujifilm X-T3. The IBIS has been brought from the X-H1camera and as a result the new IBIS unit becomes 30% smaller and 20% lighter in the process. The new component have a stop stabilization of 6.5 but this is not constant it varies depending with the lens used. The new component has an updated gyro sensor that help match the accuracy of IBIS on the X-H1.The addition of IBIS helps during shooting when the light isn’t ideal. . In addition to that, it adds extra stabilization to Fujifilm’s lenses that lack OIS out of the box.
There are some rumours though, that has claimed that Fujifilm X-T4 camera has completely replaced X-H1, but that is not the case as life remains in the XH line. Physically, Fujifilm X-T4 is a bigger camera than its predecessor Fujifilm X-T3 due to addition of IBIS. The weight of Fujifilm X-T4 surpasses the weight of Fujifilm X-T3 whereby Fujifilm weighs 607 grams while its predecessor weighed 539 grams. In addition Fujifilm X-T4 camera has dimensions of 2.1 mm wider and 5 mm deeper. When briefing the camera, where one holds both the Fujifilm X-T3 and X-T4 and while the weight increase was noticeable, it was far from a deal breaker especially considering the extra skills one gets. Keeping the IBIS aside, other new big features that make Fujifilm X-T4 recommended include an updated shutter unit that handles 15fps in a burst mode and improved durability, being the first camera ever according to Fujifilm to be mirror less camera to be fast. In addition to that, its shutter sound is 30% quieter than its predecessor, being the best sound.
The battery life and general battery tech of Fujifilm X-T4 camera has been heavily enhanced as compared to its predecessor that is Fujifilm X-T3 whereby it has been enhanced to 2200mAh to support the USB-C power delivery at 15 Watts. Although the USB-C is not something new it was there to its predecessor Fujifilm X-T3 camera as well. Apart from all this, the new cell allows snapping of 500 photos in a regular mode and about 600 shots in an economy mode. USB-C is used in so many ways, not just for charging the camera fast. If a phone contains a USB-C with PD (power delivery) charging, one plug can be used in charging the phone and the Fujifilm X-T4 camera. In addition, the camera can be charged with a PD power bank when one is on the go. In conjunction with the Fujifilm X-T4, Fujifilm will be selling an updated vertical battery grip that can fit two batteries allowing snapping of about1450 photos in a regular mode and 1700 in economy mode. However, Fujifilm X-T4 is same as Fujifilm X-T3 in terms of sensor; that is a 26.1 megapixel X-Trans TM CMOS sensor and the X-Processor remains 4 as it was before. The videos taken with both Fujifilm X-T4 and Fujifilm X-T3 produces absolute joy as Fujifilm color science and its excellent range of film stimulation, which are considered favorites by many due to its certain strong focus on the video. Fujifilm X-T4 can be shot 1080p at 240fps (along with usual options and 4k up to 60fps) and the new Eternal Bleach Bypass video stimulation is gorgeous with its muted tonal palette and very David Fincher aesthetic. In addition to that, switching to movie mode was made easier by flipping the dial on top to switch all the settings, this helps someone to shoot impressive looking handheld footage walking around convent Garden.
Fujifilm X-T4 has been considered the best camera there is as taken the overall look of the Fujifilm X-T3 and also added hefty features. For example, the addition of a detachable housing for the dual SD card slots. As a result, the rear display of Fujifilm X-T4 is nice and customable, it is one can’t hesitate to use; the finish all over feels supremely high end. However, the Fujifilm X-T4 camera is only available in both a silver and a black finish. The Fujifilm X-T4 reps keenly stresses that, at the moment, it is not the replacement of its predecessor Fujifilm X-T3 camera. The reason behind this is because both cameras aim at differing markets and for the time being will remain on sale together after all. This results as if a person does not require the in body image stimulation, Fujifilm X-T3 camera can be considered especially at the cheaper price.
Fujifilm X-T4 camera is an absolute joy to shoot with. This results from the additions made to the camera that make for a seriously enticing prospect that covers plenty of bases.