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Leica C-Lux vs Panasonic DMC SZ10 Specs
All specs: Main page for C-Lux
All specs: Main page for DMC SZ10
C-Lux vs DMC SZ10: The sensors
The C-Lux features a 1" sized sensor, while the DMC SZ10 uses a Compact sensor.
Boasting an area of 116mm² (0.19 sq.in.) the sensor of the C-Lux is a lot larger than the DMC SZ10's chip at 28mm² (0.04 sq.in.). In most cases a larger sensor will yield better results in low light, a considerable advantage in many situations (think: interior images, dusk or dawn etc.), a clear disadvantage of the Compact format.
Better choice: Leica C-Lux
Leica C-Lux VS Panasonic DMC SZ10 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Leica C-Lux a better choice
|Larger sensor (5)||1"||Compact|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||20.10||16.00|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||10||1|
|Auto Focus points (4)||49||9|
|Better sensibility (4)||80 - 25600 ISO||100 - 1600 ISO|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.04||0.46|
|Touch screen (2)|
|Better Video (2)||3840 x 2160||1280 x 720|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||370||200|
Conclusion: Advantages of the C-Lux are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and that the camera is faster. Additional pros for the Leica are the faster and more accurate auto focus, the larger sensitivity and that the display has a higher resolution. A nice touch is the rather comfortable touch screen, the superior video recording and that the battery has more stamina.
The C-Lux scores 31 points.
Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DMC SZ10
|Articulated monitor (2)|
|Weighs less (2)||340g|
|More portable (2)||334cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the DMC SZ10 are the articulated display, the lower weight than the C-Lux and the more compact size.
Yields 6 points for the DMC SZ10.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Leica C-Lux VS Panasonic DMC SZ10 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the C-Lux and DMC SZ10
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Panasonic DMC SZ10
We recommend Leica C-Lux as better choice.
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