Disappointed with increased weight of XT4

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ikaika777
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Re: Disappointed with increased weight of XT4
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Meetmer wrote:

Exactly. They should have held the line and kept the XT4 the same size as the XT3 but made it better. Then it would be something to marvel at. Once the camera size increase, it’s no longer a marvel. Who is really impressed with the OLY OMD latest camera? I’m not because it’s not that small and at the end of the day it’s still a MFT for two grand. That’s what the XT4 is going to be, a great camera for $1600 but not smaller than a full frame that could be had for just a bit more money.

And with FF comes bigger heavier lenses so everything is a trade-off. And the X-T4 will still be smaller than the X-H1 and owners of the H1 say the camera really isn’t that much bigger than the XT series and they appreciate larger grip. For me having a Fuji camera that’s still smaller than the H1 with IBIS, a bigger battery, and even a fully articulating screen sounds like it will be what I wanted the T3 to be but skipped because it wasn’t. And when I want to go smaller I will buy the X-E4.

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