Fuji X-E1 Officially Unveiled

Fuji X-E1

The Fuji X-E1 is the new X-mount camera that follows the popular X-Pro1 mirrorless camera.

Like the X-Pro1, the new X-E1 sports a 16.3MP APS-C image sensor and a mirrorless design.  However, the new X-E1 is 30% smaller that the X-Pro1.  

Fuji X-E1 Key Features

  • 16.3MP APS-C CMOS sensor
  • X-Mount lens mount
  • 2.36M-dot OLED viewfinder
  • 2.8-inch (460k-dot) LCD
  • Built-in pop-up TTL flash
  • ISO 100-25600
  • In-camera RAW converter
  • Film simulation modes (Velvia, ASTIA, PROVIA, Monochrome, Sepia, PRO Neg.Std & PRO Neg.Hi) 
  • Multiple exposure and panoramic shooting modes
  • Auto Bracketing functions (AE/ISO/DR and FS)
  • Full HD Movie (1920×1080)
  • Approximately 350 shots per battery charge

The X-E1 will be available in November in two colors: either black/silver or solid black.  The X-E1 will ship with the XF 18-55mm kit lens for $1399.95, or as a “body only” option for $999.95.

The new XF 18-55mm f/2.8-4 lens will be available in November to purchase separately for $699.95, while a new Fuji XF 14mm f/2.8 lens will also be available in November for $899.95.

Fuji X-E1 and Lens Pre-Orders

FUJINON XF14mm Key Features

  • 21mm equivalent bright F2.8 lens
  • Consists of 10 elements in 7 groups, including 2 aspheric and 3 extra low dispersion elements and a seven-blade rounded diaphragm
  • 58mm lens filter size

FUJINON XF18mm-55mm Key Features

  • 27-84mm equivalent F2.8-4 lens
  • Highly responsive linear motor
  • Contrast Detection brings subject into sharp focus in as little as 0.1 seconds(5)
  • High quality all-glass lens structure consists of 14 elements in 10 groups, including 3 aspherical lenses and 1 extra low dispersion element, as well as a seven-blade rounded diaphragm
  • OIS to provide image stabilization equivalent to 4 stops
  • 58mm lens filter size


  1. longfr says

    wow…just amazing…Fuji come back…
    Series Classic camera on today ( Digital )…i’m very exciting.

    Fuji doing a great work…come with film mode ( velvia, provia ).
    Stunning for me…
    I’m waiting Fuji will release the next Pro series with more high resolution and fit all adapter for it…from Voitglander, Leica, Hassy medium…in classic camera design…and have GPS auto, editorial for all.

    So…all must be simple for use and high quality like the Range Finder.
    *** For Longtime Fuji can release FujiPad with camera for data, present and especialy for Landscape and Studio Photographer …. Just fun***.
    I love Fuji.