Replacing an X100s with an X-E1. Will I miss the X100s too much?

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Replacing an X100s with an X-E1. Will I miss the X100s too much?
2 months ago

I'm trying to consolidate my cameras a bit because I feel I have too much gear right now.  I have a Canon 6D as my main "important pictures" camera.

But lately I've been using my X100s for most everything, it's such a fun camera to use with great IQ sooc.

I also have a Canon SL1 that I primarily purchased for my wife, but that I also use as a backup and a travel camera if I want the zoom's versatility.

I was thinking of "consolidating" the SL1 and X100s by selling both and picking up the X-E1 (which at $699 right now for the kit is a great price imo), and adding the 35mm 1.4 lens.

I am a bit concerned about what I'll lose from the X100s though - the quiet leaf shutter for street shooting, and the compact size.  Plus I think AF is a bit faster/ more accurate with X100s.  And hybrid VF of course.

So, would like to hear opinions on possibly making this switch.

Canon EOS 100D (EOS Rebel SL1) Canon EOS 6D Fujifilm X100S Fujifilm X-E1
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