Fujifilm GFX50S II

Fujifilm GFX50S II is announced on 2nd September 2021 in ‘Fujifilm X Summit Prime 2021’ along with X-T30 II and three lenses. Fujifilm GFX50S II is the most affordable medium format camera in the market to the date, despite the fact that its predecessor GFX50S is quite expensive.

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GFX50S II Specifications

Image Sensor
Sensor sizeMedium Format (43.8mm×32.9mm)
Effective pixels51.4 MP
Sensor TypeBayer Array with primary colour filter
Maximum resolution8256 x 6192 px
ProcessorX-Processor 4
Sensor Cleaning SystemUltra Sonic Vibration
Lens MountFUJIFILM G mount
Metering ModeTTL 256-zone metering / Multi / Spot / Average / Center Weighted
Exposure CompensationStill: -5.0EV~+5.0EV 1/3EV step
Movie: -2.0EV~+2.0EV 1/3EV step
Exposure ModesP (Program AE) / A (Aperture Priority AE) / S (Shutter Speed Priority AE) / M (Manual Exposure)
ISO RangeStill Image – Standard Output: AUTO1 / AUTO2 / AUTO3 / ISO100~12800 (1/3 step)
Extended Output: ISO50 / ISO25600 / ISO51200 / ISO102400

Movie – Standard Output: AUTO / ISO200 – 6400 (1/3 step)
Shutter TypeFocal Plane Shutter (Mechanical / Electronic)
Electronic Front Curtain ShutterYes
Shutter SpeedMechanical Shutter
1/4000 to 4 Seconds in Program Mode
1/4000 to 30 Seconds in Aperture Priority Mode
1/4000 to 60 Minutes in Manual Mode
1/4000 to 60 Minutes in Shutter Priority Mode
0 to 60 Minutes in Bulb Mode

Electronic Shutter
1/16000 to 4 Seconds in Program Mode
1/16000 to 30 Seconds in Aperture Priority Mode
1/16000 to 60 Minutes in Shutter Priority Mode
1/16000 to 60 Minutes in Manual Mode
0 to 60 Minutes in Bulb Mode

Electronic Front Curtain Shutter
1/4000 to 4 Seconds in Program Mode
1/4000 to 30 Seconds in Aperture Priority Mode
1/4000 to 60 Minutes in Shutter Priority Mode
1/4000 to 60 Minutes in Manual Mode
Focus TypeTTL Contrast AF
AF frame selectionSingle point AF: 13×9 / 25×17 (Changeable size of AF frame)
Zone AF: 3×3 / 5×5 / 7×7 from 117 areas on 13×9 grid
Wide/Tracking AF: Yes (AF-S: Wide / AF-C: Tracking)
All: Yes
Focus ModesSingle AF / Continuous AF / MF
Low-light PerformanceContrast: -3.5EV *Low light priority AF-S ON / GF80mmF1.7 attached
Other FeaturesFace/eye detection
White Balance
White Balance ModesWhite Priority / Auto / Ambience Priority / Custom1 – 3
Colour Temperature Range2500K~10000K
PresetFine / Shade / Fluorescent Light-1 / Fluorescent Light-2 / Fluorescent Light-3 / Incandescent Light / Underwater
Dynamic Range
StillAUTO / 100% / 200% / 400%
ISO restriction: DR100%: No limit, DR200%: ISO200 or more, DR400%: ISO400 or more
Movie100% / 200% / 400%
ISO restriction: DR100%: No limit, DR200%: ISO400 or more, DR400%: ISO800 or more
Image Stabilization
MechanismImage sensor shift mechanism with 5-axis compensation
Compensation Effect6.5 stops
*based on CIPA standard
*Pitch/yaw shake only
*With GF63mmF2.8 R WR lens mounted
Digital Image StabilizationYes (movie mode only)
IS MODE BOOSTYes (movie mode only)
Drive ModesContinuous shooting, Self-timer, AE Bracketing, Filmsimulation bracketing, Dynamic Range Bracketing, ISO sensitivity Bracketing, White Balance Bracketing, Focus Bracketing, Multiple Exposure, Pixel Shift Multi Shot
Continuous Shooting SpeedCH Electronic Front Curtain Shutter Approx. 2.2fps (JPEG: Endless, Compressed RAW: Endless, Lossless compressed RAW: 35 frames, Uncompressed RAW: 10 frames)
CH Approx. 3.0fps (JPEG: Endless, Compressed RAW: 31 frames, Lossless compressed RAW: 13 frames, Uncompressed RAW: 8 frames)
*Recordable frames depends on recording media.
*Speed of continuous shooting depends on shooting environment and shooting frames.
AE Bracketing2 frames / 3 frames / 5 frames / 7 frames / 9 frames
*by 1/3EV step, up to ±3EV steps
Filmsimulation bracketingAny 3 types of film simulation selectable
Dynamic Range Bracketing100% / 200% / 400%
ISO sensitivity Bracketing±1/3EV / ±2/3EV / ±1EV
White Balance Bracketing±1 / ±2 / ±3
Focus BracketingAUTO / MANUAL
Multiple ExposureYes (Max. 9 frames) / Additive / Average / Bright / Dark
Pixel Shift Multi ShotYes
Self-timer10sec. / 2sec.
Interval Timer ShootingYes (Setting : Interval, Number of shots, Starting time, Interval timer shooting exposure smoothing)
Sync. Mode1st Curtain / 2nd Curtain / AUTO FP (HSS)
Synchronized shutter speed for flash1/125 sec
Dedicated Flash SystemTTL
External Flash ConnectionHot Shoe, PC Terminal
Still Image Output
File FormatDCF – Compliant with Design rule for Camera File system (DCF2.0)
JPEG – Exif Ver. 2.32
RAW – 14bit RAW (RAF original format)
TIFF – 8bit / 16bit RGB (In-camera Raw Conversion Only)
Number of Recorded PixelsL]〈4:3〉 8256 x 6192 〈3:2〉 8256 x 5504 〈16:9〉 8256 x 4640 〈1:1〉 6192 x 6192
  〈65:24〉 8256 x 3048 〈5:4〉 7744 x 6192 〈7:6〉 7232 x 6192
S]〈4:3〉 4000×3000 〈3:2〉 4000×2664 〈16:9〉 4000×2248 〈1:1〉 2992×2992
 〈65:24〉 4000×1480 〈5:4〉 3744×3000 〈7:6〉 3504×3000
Video Output
File formatMOV: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, Linear PCM (Stereo sound 24bit / 48KHz sampling)
Movie compressionLong GOP
File size
Frame rate
Recording time
[Full HD(16:9)] 1920×1080 29.97p/25p/24p/23.98p 50Mbps Up to 120min.
*For recording movies, use a SD memory card with UHS Speed Class 1 or higher.
*Recording time can become short depending on the temperature and/or shooting conditions.
Type0.5 inch OLED Color Viewfinder, Approx. 3.69 million dots
Coverage of Viewing Area vs. Capturing AreaApprox. 100%
EyepointApprox. 23mm (from the Rear End of the Camera’s Eyepiece)
Diopter Adjustment-4~+2m-1
Magnification0.77x with 50mm Lens (35mm Equivalent) at infinity and Diopter set to -1.0m-1
Diagonal Angle of ViewApprox. 38° (Horizontal angle of view: approx. 30° )
Built-In Eye SensorYes
LCD Monitor
Type3.2 inch Tilt-Type (Three Direction) Touch Screen Color LCD Monitor
Aspect Ratio4:3
Dots2.36 million dots
Touch Screen ModeShooting Mode: AF, Focus Area, OFF, Double Tap Setting (ON/OFF), Touch Function Setting (ON/OFF), EVF Touch Screen Area Setting

Playback Mode: Swipe, Pinch-in / Pinch-out, Double-tap, Drag
Sub LCD monitor1.80 inch Monochrome LCD Monitor
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Dots: 303×230-dot
Wireless Transmitter
StandardIEEE802.11b/g/n (standard wireless protocol)
EncryptionWEP / WPA / WPA2 mixed mode
Access modeInfrastructure
StandardBluetooth Ver. 4.2 (Bluetooth low energy)
Operating frequency (Center frequency)2402〜2480MHz
Digital interfaceUSB Type-C (USB3.2 Gen1x1)
HDMI outputHDMI Micro connector (Type D)
Othersø3.5mm, stereo mini connector (Microphone)
ø3.5mm, stereo mini connector (Headphone)
ø2.5mm, Remote Release Connector
Hot shoe
Synchronized terminal
Storage MediaSD Card (-2GB) / SDHC Card (-32GB) / SDXC Card (-2TB) / UHS-I / UHS-II / Video Speed Class V90
Operation Environment
Operating Temperature-10°C~+40°C
Operating Humidity10% – 80% (no condensation)
Supplied BatteryNP-W235 Li-ion battery (included)
Battery life for still imagesNormal Mode: Approx. 455 frames
*Auto power save ON
*When GF63mmF2.8 R WR is set
Actual battery life of movie captureFull HD: Approx. 80min. (59.94p)
*Face detection is set to OFF
Continuance battery life of movie captureFull HD: Approx. 140min. (29.97p)
*Face detection is set to OFF
WeightIncluding battery and SD memory card: Approx. 900g
Excluding battery and SD memory card: Approx. 819g
DimensionsWidth: 150.0mm
Height: 104.2mm
Depth: 87.2mm
(Minimum Depth) 44.0mm
Accessories IncludedLi-ion battery NP-W235
AC power adapter AC-5VJ
Plug adapter
USB cable
Shoulder strap
Body cap
Hot shoe cover
Cable protector
Owner’s manual
Disclaimer: These Specifications of Fujifilm GFX50S II are as published by Fujifilm Corporation

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