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Fujifilm X-T3 Video Recording Limits

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The Fujifilm X-T3 has a maximum video recording time of 30 minutes, but only for some formats. That limit is also dependent upon multiple factors like camera settings, media storage size, camera power, and internal camera temperature. See details and notes below for more information.


Maximum continuous video recording times for the Fujifilm X-T3
Format Limit

1If the recording time reaches 29 minutes, 59 seconds, recording may stop automatically.

2If the recording time reaches 19 minutes, 59 seconds, recording may stop automatically.

3If the recording time reaches 5 minutes, 59 seconds, recording may stop automatically.

4K Formats (30 fps or less) 30 minutes1
HD Formats 30 minutes1
4K Formats (59.94 or 50 fps) 20 minutes2
High Frame Rates (120 or 100 fps) 6 minutes3


  • Recording will stop when storage destination is full or the camera loses power.
  • Using SD/SDHC cards: If the file size exceeds 4GB, recording will continue and a new file will be created automatically.
  • Using SDXC cards (firmware version 2.00 or later): Even if the file size exceeds 4GB during recording, the movie will be saved as a single file.
  • An increase of the camera’s internal temperature may cause recording to stop before the maximum recording time is reached.


  1. Fujifilm X-T3 Owner’s Manual (English) - pages 145 and 295
  2. Fujifilm X-T3 Product Page (
  3. Fujifilm X-T3 Full Specifications