Leica Q-P vs Nikon Coolpix A Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Enthusiast Compact cameras.

Q-P vs Coolpix A - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Leica Q-P vs Nikon Coolpix A Specs


  • Introduced in November 2018
  • Enthusiast Compact
  • Sensor: Full frame
  • 24 megapixel
  • 10 frames/second
  • 100 - 50000 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 76.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Fixed lens 28mm, f1.7
  • WiFi built-in
  • 130 x 80 x 93mm³ (5.1" x 3.1" x 3.7")
  • 640g (20.6 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Q-P

Coolpix A

  • Introduced in June 2013
  • Enthusiast Compact
  • Sensor: APS-C (DX)
  • 16 megapixel
  • 4 frames/second
  • 100 - 6400 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Fixed lens 28mm, f2.8
  • No WiFi
  • 111 x 64.3 x 40.3mm³ (4.4" x 2.5" x 1.6")
  • 299g (9.6 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Coolpix A

Q-P vs Coolpix A 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: Q-P and Coolpix A sensor area comparison

Better choice: Leica Q-P

Leica Q-P VS Nikon Coolpix A Other Specs Comparison

Why is Leica Q-P a better choice


Coolpix A

Larger sensor (5)Full frameAPS-C
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)24.2016.20
Higher speed (4, frames/second)104
Auto Focus points (4)491
Better sensibility (4)100 - 50000 ISO100 - 6400 ISO
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)1.040.92
Touch screen (2)
Longer battery life (3, photos)300230
WiFi (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Q-P 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, 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 Q-P scores 31 points.

Otherwise why to choose Nikon Coolpix A


Coolpix A

Built-in flash (2)
Weighs less (2)640g
(20.6 oz.)
(9.6 oz.)
More portable (2)967cm³
(61 cu.in.)
(18 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Coolpix A are the built-in flash, the lower weight than the Q-P and the more compact size.

Yields 6 points for the Coolpix A.

Common Specs for both cameras compared


Coolpix A

Video resolution1920 x 10801920 x 1080
Leica Q-P VS Nikon Coolpix A Dimensions

Look at front view of the Q-P and Coolpix A

Q-P und Coolpix A, front viewQ-P und Coolpix A, front view

Top view of cameras

Q-P und Coolpix A, view from aboveQ-P und Coolpix A, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Leica Q-P

Nikon Coolpix A


We recommend Leica Q-P as better choice.

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