Fujifilm introduces the X-H2S with 6.2K video and ProRes
(Pocket-lint) – Fujifilm has introduced its newest flagship mirrorless camera, the X-H2S, and surprisingly, it is trying like a little bit of a video powerhouse.
The X-H2S is the best performing X-series digicam thus far, in each video and stills capabilities. It is packing a 26.15MP stacked APS-C sensor, backed up by a processor with double the velocity of its predecessor.
It will probably shoot stills, with autofocus, at a blazing quick 40 frames per second utilizing its digital shutter, or 15 per second with a satisfying mechanical click on.
There’s five-axis in-body picture stabilisation and Fujifilm claims it presents as much as 7-stops of benefit.
The X-H2S has a magnesium physique with a outstanding LCD show up high for checking settings. Unusually, there isn’t any shutter velocity dial on this launch, presumably signifying the shift towards a extra video-oriented digicam, and that is strengthened by the addition of a stand-alone video recording button.
On that entrance, the LCD monitor is a fully-articulating flip-out fashion show with a 1.62 million dot decision. It may be utilized in any orientation with out hitting the microphone enter or full-sized HDMI output.
The X-H2S can shoot video at as much as 6.2K 30fps with an uncommon 3:2 facet ratio (for added modifying flexibility) or a meaty 4K 120fps within the standard 16:9 selection.
The brand new processor permits for capturing in 4:2:2 10bit Apple ProRes internally, with quite a lot of codecs supported together with ProRes 422 HQ.
To maintain up with these storage munching codecs, the X-H2S incorporates a CFexpress kind B slot, alongside the same old SD card.
To keep away from the overheating woes which have plagued the likes of Canon in latest occasions, Fujifilm is promoting an elective cooling fan that matches to the rear of the X-H2S for prolonged video capturing.
The Fujifilm X-H2S will be available in July 2022, with some retailers accepting pre-orders from right now.
Writing by Luke Baker.