Make the Fujifilm X-A5 your new favourite travel companion

Make the Fujifilm X-A5 your new favourite travel companion


Text: Janice Sim

Document life's best moments with this spiffy gadget

You know the infamous saying, "Pics, or it didn't happen"? Well, it rings true to a certain extent, especially if you're about to embark on an adventure of a lifetime. Imagine an extravagant holiday without a slew of jaw-dropping Instagram posts to spruce up your feed — that would be quite the travesty.

Here to rival your smartphone's camera is Fujifilm's latest digital camera of their X-Series — the Fujifilm X-A5. Weighing in at only 496 grams, bagging this essential along isn't that much of a burden. Styled vintage with a suave leather body, the entry-level mirrorless camera comes with a 24.2 megapixel sensor — complete with a speedy autofocus. 

Fujifilm X-A5 digital camera

Lens wise, the new release features a newly-developed compact and lightweight wide-angle zoom lens, rendered perfect for snapping pictures of your glorious table spread.

It is also thankfully, selfie-friendly — comprising of a fully flippable touch focus display, where you can capture easy, breezy, and beautiful sun-kissed stills without being dragged down by Mum's inability to frame. Folks who love to vlog will be thrilled to know that apart from its 4k video resolution, there's also a 2.5mm microphone input to make sure your commentary doesn't go unheard. As the user records, its Multi Focus Mode cleverly changes the depth of field wherever applicable.

Fujifilm X-A5 digital camera

On top of being a ideal choice for fuss-free photography, the camera's nifty built-in Bluetooth function lets you upload postcard-worthy shots instantly to your social media following. At the end of the day, we say that's a major plus point.

Now available in black, brown and pink at all authorized retailers.