Nikon D5500 vs Fujifilm X-T10: We compare the Nikon D5500, an Entry-Level DSLR camera with a 24.0MP APS-C sensor and the Fujifilm X-T10, an Entry-Level Mirrorless camera with a 16.0MP APS-C sensor. Which camera is better for you? Here’s an overview of the specifications before we go into more detail.
The Fujifilm X-T10’s body is 6mm narrower, 14mm shorter and 29mm thinner than the Nikon D5500. The Fujifilm X-T10 is also 39g lighter than the Nikon D5500.
Nikon D5500 vs Fujifilm X-T10 – Comparison
As far as the sensor goes, the Nikon D5500 has a 24.0MP APS-C (23.5 x 15.6 mm ) sized CMOS sensor and features Expeed 4 processor. Meanwhile, the Fujifilm X-T10 has a 16.0MP APS-C (23.6 x 15.6 mm ) sized CMOS X-TRANS II sensor and features the EXR Processor II processor. The D5500 lacks an anti-alias (Low-Pass) filter. This increase sharpness and details. It also has 8 megapixels more than the Fujifilm X-T10.
Why You Should Choose The Nikon D5500
Yes vs No
Easy control of camera functions
Max Sensor Resolution
24 MP vs 16 MP
50% more pixels
LCD Screen Size
3.2″ vs 3″
0.2 inches larger display
LCD Screen Resolution
1.037k dots vs 920k dots
12% higher resolution screen
820 shots vs350 shots
470 more frames with a single charge
12.0m vs 5.0m
7m longer range
Selfie Friendly LCD
Yes vs No
Rotate LCD for taking Selfies
Advantages of the Nikon D5500 Over Fujifilm X-T10
ISO – 51,200 vs 25,600. Higher maximum ISO sensitivity.
AF Points – 49 vs 39.
Continuous mode – 8fps vs 5fps. More is better for sports and wildlife since you have more chances of getting a tack sharp shot.
Focus Peaking – Very useful for seeing if your subject is in focus (both photo and video).