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Leica D-Lux 7 vs Sony Cyber-shot RX100 Specs
All specs: Main page for D-Lux 7
All specs: Main page for Cyber-shot RX100
D-Lux 7 vs Cyber-shot RX100 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:
Note: 1-Euro coin for scale; the coin at 23.25mm diameter is slightly smaller than a US quarter.
Boasting an area of 225mm² (0.36 sq.in.) the sensor of the D-Lux 7 is somewhat larger than the Cyber-shot RX100's chip at 116mm² (0.19 sq.in.). In most cases a larger sensor will yield better results in low light, a considerable advantage in many situations (e.g. interior images), a clear disadvantage of the 1" format.
Better choice: Leica D-Lux 7
Leica D-Lux 7 VS Sony Cyber-shot RX100 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Leica D-Lux 7 a better choice
|Larger sensor (5)||Four Thirds||1"|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||11||10|
|Auto Focus points (4)||49||25|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 25600 ISO||160 - 12800 ISO|
|Touch screen (2)|
|Better Video (2)||3840 x 2160||1920 x 1080|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||403||330|
Conclusion: Advantages of the D-Lux 7 are the larger sensor, that the camera is faster and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Leica are the larger sensitivity, the rather comfortable touch screen and the superior video recording. A recommendation of the D-Lux 7 is made easy by that the battery has more stamina and the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection.
The D-Lux 7 scores 26 points.
Otherwise why to choose Sony Cyber-shot RX100
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||17.00||20.10|
|Built-in flash (2)|
|Weighs less (2)||393g|
|More portable (2)||498cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Cyber-shot RX100 are the higher resolution, the built-in flash and the lower weight than the D-Lux 7. Another advantage over the D-Lux 7: the more compact size.
Yields 11 points for the Cyber-shot RX100.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Sensor resolution (MP)||1.20||1.20|
|Leica D-Lux 7 VS Sony Cyber-shot RX100 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the D-Lux 7 and Cyber-shot RX100
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Leica D-Lux 7
Sony Cyber-shot RX100
We recommend Leica D-Lux 7 as better choice.
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