Canon EOS R vs Leica TL2 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

EOS R vs TL2 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Canon EOS R vs Leica TL2 Specs


  • Introduced in September 2018
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Full frame
  • 31 megapixel
  • 5 frames/second
  • 100 - 40000 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 80.00mm (3.1") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount R Mount
  • WiFi built-in
  • 135.8 x 98.3 x 84.4mm³ (5.3" x 3.9" x 3.3")
  • 660g (21.3 oz.)

All specs: Main page for EOS R


  • Introduced in July 2017
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: APS-C
  • 24 megapixel
  • 20 frames/second
  • 100 - 50000 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 94.00mm (3.7") Monitor
  • Lens mount L Mount
  • WiFi built-in
  • 134 x 69 x 33mm³ (5.3" x 2.7" x 1.3")
  • 400g (12.9 oz.)

All specs: Main page for TL2

EOS R vs TL2 Sensors

On the pictures below the sensor areas of cameras are highlighted.

This infographic highlights the sensor areas of both models compared to other common sensor formats:

Infographic: EOS R and TL2 sensor area comparison

Better choice: Canon EOS R

Canon EOS R VS Leica TL2 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Canon EOS R a better choice



Larger sensor (5)Full frameAPS-C
Sensor cleaning (3)
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)31.3024.32
Auto Focus points (4)595549
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)2.101.30
Articulated monitor (2)
External microphone (2)
Longer battery life (3, photos)370250
Environmental sealing (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS R are the larger sensor, built-in automatic sensor cleaning and the higher resolution. Additional pros for the Canon are the faster and more accurate auto focus, that the display has a higher resolution and the articulated display. A recommendation of the EOS R is made easy by the connector for an external microphone, that the battery has more stamina.

The EOS R scores 26 points.

Otherwise why to choose Leica TL2



Higher speed (4, frames/second)520
Better sensibility (4)100 - 40000 ISO100 - 50000 ISO
Larger lens selection (3)411
Weighs less (2)660g
(21.3 oz.)
(12.9 oz.)
More portable (2)1127cm³

Conclusion: Advantages of the TL2 are that the camera is faster, the larger sensitivity and the larger selection of lenses. We also like the lower weight than the EOS R and the more compact size.

Yields 15 points for the TL2.

Common Specs for both cameras compared



Touch screen
Video resolution3840 x 21603840 x 2160
Canon EOS R VS Leica TL2 Dimensions

Look at front view of the EOS R and TL2

EOS R und TL2, front viewEOS R und TL2, front view

Top view of cameras

EOS R und TL2, view from aboveEOS R und TL2, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Canon EOS R

Leica TL2


We recommend Canon EOS R as better choice.

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