06 Nov Fujifilm XF 23mm f/1.4 vs XF 23mm f/2 R WR – The complete comparison

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Up until 2017, Fujifilm users in search of a 35mm equivalent prime for the interchangeable series had all but one option: the XF 23mm f/1.4. With its fast aperture and excellent optical quality, it covered a variety of genres from landscapes and street to travel and documentary photography. Indeed, the only aspect that let it down was its large proportions relative to those of Fujifilm X series bodies, especially the smaller models such as the X-T20 or X-A3.

This is why the XF 23mm f/2 R WR was such a welcome addition to the series. Part of Fujifilm’s range of f/2 primes that also includes the XF 35mm f/2 and XF 50mm f/2, it can be considered a smaller, lighter and less expensive version of its f/1.4 sibling.

As always, we couldn’t help but be curious as to whether a tangible difference could be found between the two in terms of construction, optical quality, and speed. The results of our side by side tests can be found below!

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