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Leica D-Lux 7 vs Zeiss ZX1 Specs
All specs: Main page for D-Lux 7
All specs: Main page for ZX1
D-Lux 7 vs ZX1 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:Advantage: Zeiss ZX1
D-Lux 7 vs ZX1: Viewfinder
D-Lux 7 has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.76 megapixel with magnification of 0.70x.
ZX1 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 6.20 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.74x.
Viewfinder magnifications of compared cameras. The black area shows a magnification of 1x, relative to native size; in red is a magnification of 0.85x.
D-Lux 7 (0.70x)
Note: Differences in the image area are the result of different image ratios, 3:2 or 4:3. That can make it difficult to compare the viewfinder magnification of both cameras.
Leica D-Lux 7 VS Zeiss ZX1 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Leica D-Lux 7 a better choice
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||11||3|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Weighs less (2)||393g|
|More portable (2)||498cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the D-Lux 7 are that the camera is faster, the optical image stabilizer and the lower weight than the ZX1. Another advantage over the ZX1: the more compact size.
The D-Lux 7 scores 11 points.
Otherwise why to choose Zeiss ZX1
|Larger sensor (5)||Four Thirds||Full frame|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||17.00||37.40|
|Auto Focus points (4)||49||255|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 25600 ISO||80 - 51200 ISO|
|Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)||2.76||6.20|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.20||2.76|
|External microphone (2)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||403||500|
|USB 3.0 (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the ZX1 are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Zeiss are the larger sensitivity, the better viewfinder and that the display has a higher resolution. A nice touch is the connector for an external microphone, that the battery has more stamina and the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video.
Yields 31 points for the ZX1.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Video resolution||3840 x 2160||3840 x 2160|
|Leica D-Lux 7 VS Zeiss ZX1 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the D-Lux 7 and ZX1
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Leica D-Lux 7
We recommend Zeiss ZX1 as better choice.
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