HIT or SHIT? Episode 4 – Fujinon XC16-50 V1 + Fuji XT2 REVIEW

In this new series  called Hit or Shit? i´m reviewing very affordable camera gear and I honestly tell you if it’s a hit or simply shit.

In episode #4 i´m reviewing the very affordable and lightweight little XC16-50mm Version 1 on the Fuji XT-2. Take a look in this video and blogpost if it´s HIT or SHIT! 📽️




Name Fujinon XC 16-50mm ƒ/3.5-5.6 OIS
Image Circle APS-C (Fujifilm X-mount)
Type Standard Zoom
Focal Length 16 – 50mm
APS Equivalent 24 – 76mm
Max Aperture ƒ/3.5 – 5.6
Min Aperture ƒ/22
Diaphragm Blades 7 (rounded)
Lens Construction 12 elements in 10 groups, including 3 aspherical lenses and 1 extra low dispersion element
Diagonal Angle of View (Based on image circle) 83.2 to 31.7 degrees
Focus Details High-precision stepping motor
Front Element Rotation No
Zoom System Rotary
Closest Focus 30cm / 11.8 in. (at 16mm); 40cm / 15.7 in. (at 50mm)
Magnification Ratio 0.15x / 1:6.7 (at 50mm)
Filter Size 58mm
Dimensions (Length x Diameter) 65.2mm x 62.6mm / 2.57 in. x 2.46 in.
Weight 195g / 6.9 oz
Notes For Fujifilm X-mount. Optical image stabilization (2.5 stops). Available in black or silver.