This is just a brilliant, liberating and more importantly fun to shoot camera.
Now I know that Fuji will release the X100s with a range of improvements but I would still rather go for the X100.
First of all is the price, which currently is a steal (the newer X100s is twice the price!). You can't get this image quality for this money right now, period.
Second I much prefer the 12MP sensor: smaller-sized files but the resolution is so good you can even use them at 100%, i.e. without the need to resize them. Also you will be restricted with the RAW files of the 16MP X-Trans sensor of the X100s as there is currently limited support in programs like Lightroom. I also have the X-E1 with the new X-Trans sensor and honestly the images look flatter, especially in low light.
The only real benefit of the new X100s over this model would be autofocus speed but personally I've never had a serious issue with it.
Check out a review and sample pics here (just remove the spaces around the dot): stuff-review . com/2012-03/fujifilm-finepix-x100-digital-camera-real-world-review/
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