Fujifilm GFX 50S vs Sony Alpha ILCE-A7 III Comparison



Let’s compare the Fujifilm GFX 50S vs Sony Alpha ILCE-A7 III.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Fujifilm GFX 50S and Sony Alpha ILCE-A7 III. While Fujifilm GFX 50S has Medium format sensor, Sony Alpha ILCE-A7 III has 35mm sensor and 51.4 has a 51.4 MP and Sony Alpha ILCE-A7 III has a 24.2 MP resolution.

  Fujifilm GFX 50S Sony Alpha ILCE-A7 III
  Fujifilm GFX 50S Front Sony Alpha ILCE-A7 III Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Fujifilm Sony
Megapixels 51.4 24.2
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format Medium format 35mm
SLR Type Mirrorless Mirrorless
Crop Factor 0.8x 1.0x
AA Filter None Fixed
Image Resolution 8256 x 6192 (51.1 MP, 4:3) 6000 x 4000 (24.0 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization No Yes
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 12800 Min 100 - Max 51200
Full ISO Settings Auto (1/2/3), 100-12800, expandable to 50-102400 Auto (ISO 100-12800, selectable lower limit and upper limit), 100 - 51200, expandable to 50 - 204800
Startup Time 1.3 seconds 1.7 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection: 425 points; Single Point AF: 13x9 / 25x17 (Changeable Size of AF Frame Among 6 Types); Zone AF: 3x3 / 5x5 / 7x7 from 117 Areas on 13x9 Grid; Wide/Tracking AF: (Up to 9 Area); Single AF / Continuous AF / MF; Touch AF supported Fast Hybrid AF (Phase-detect + Contrast-detect AF): 693 phase-detection AF points covering 93% of image area, 425 contrast AF points; Wide (693 points (phase-detection AF), 425 points (contrast-detection AF)) / Zone / Center / Flexible Spot (S/M/L) / Expanded Flexible Spot / Lock-on AF (Wide / Zone / Center / Flexible Spot (S/M/L) / Expanded Flexible Spot)
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto (1/2/3), 100-12800, expandable to 50-102400 Auto (ISO 100-12800, selectable lower limit and upper limit), 100 - 51200, expandable to 50 - 204800
Shutter Speed Range 1/16000 - 3600 sec 1/8000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 40 163
AW Buffer Size 21 33
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.2 3.0
LCD Resolution 2,360,000 dots 921,600 dots (307,200 px)
Touchscreen Yes Yes
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen No No
Top Deck Display Yes No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder EVF / LCD EVF / LCD
Viewfinder Type Detachable EVF-GFX1 electronic viewfinder: 0.5-inch 3.69M-dot OLED, 100% coverage, 0.85x magnification (35mm eq.), 23mm eyepoint, -4 to +2 diopter adjustment, eye sensor; optional Tilt Adapter EVF-TL1 available EVF: 0.5-inch (1.30cm), 2359K-dot XGA color OLED, 100% coverage, 0.78x magnification, -4.0 to +3.0 diopter
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 1920x1080 (30p/25p/24p/23.98p) 3840x2160 (30p/25p/24p)
Video File Format MOV (MPEG-4 AVC / H.264, Audio: Linear PCM 48KHz stereo sound) XAVC S / AVCHD 2.0 / MP4; Audio: LPCM / Dolby Digital (AC-3) / MPEG-4 AAC-LC, stereo
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC MS PRO Duo / SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot Yes Yes
SD UHS Support Slot1:SD UHS-II; 2:MS/SD UHS-I
Microphone Jack Yes Yes
Headphone Jack Yes Yes
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash No No
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/125 1/250
Internal connections Micro HDMI (Type-D), Micro USB 3 .0, 3.5mm external mic jack, 3.5mm headphone jack, 2.5mm remote release jack, DC input (15v) USB-C (USB 3.1 Gen 1), Multi-Terminal Micro USB (with remote support), Type-D Micro HDMI, Microphone and Headphone jacks
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
Bluetooth No Yes
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 3.0 Super Speed,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,USB 3.0 Super Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 400 shots 610 shots
Battery Types NP-T125 Lithium-ion rechargeable NP-FZ100 Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 32.5 oz (920 g) includes batteries 33.3 oz (945 g) includes batteries, kit lens
Size 5.8 x 3.7 x 3.6 in. (148 x 94 x 91 mm) 5.0 x 3.8 x 2.9 in. (127 x 96 x 74 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $5,499.00 Buy from Amazon for $1,998.00
Release Date 2017-02-28 2018-04-10