Fujifilm has today announced a couple of new mid-range cameras to hit stores soon, starting with the Fujifilm X-E2 which is a direct upgrade from the X-E1, featuring a 16.3 megapixel APS-C X-Trans CMOS II sensor, EXR Processor II, that grants a start-up time of 0.5 seconds, shutter lag time of only 0.05, and a shooting interval time of 0.7 seconds.
There’s also a lens modulation optimizer for improved image quality, with a 2.36 million dot OLED electronic viewfinder, +3 EV Exposure Compensation dial and an ISO range of 200-6400, with an extended ISO of 100, 12800, 25600.
The X-E2 is also capable of recording full 1080p HD video at 60fps, and will be available from November 2013 body-only for $999.95, or with a XF18mm-55mm F2.8-4 lens kit for $1,399.95.
Alongside the X-E2, Fujifilm also announced the XQ1, which features a 12 megapixel 2/3 X-Trans CMOS II sensor, EXR Processor II, 1.0 second start-up time, 0.3 shooting interval time and a 0.06 second AF speed.
Also featured is a F1.8-F4.9 4x optical zoom, 4x Intelligent Digital Zoom, Lens Modulation Optimizer and a 3 inch premium clear LCD screen, built-in Super Intelligent pop-up flash, ISO100-12800 and Full HD video capture.