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Olympus OM-D E-M1X vs Leica CL Specs
All specs: Main page for OM-D E-M1X
All specs: Main page for CL
OM-D E-M1X vs CL 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: Leica CL
OM-D E-M1X vs CL: Viewfinder
OM-D E-M1X has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.36 megapixel with magnification of 0.83x.
CL has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 2.36 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.
OM-D E-M1X (0.83x)
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.
Olympus OM-D E-M1X VS Leica CL Other Specs Comparison
Why is Olympus OM-D E-M1X a better choice
|Sensor cleaning (3)|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||18||10|
|Auto Focus points (4)||121||49|
|Larger lens selection (3)||80||11|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Articulated monitor (2)|
|Better Video (2)||4096 x 2160||3840 x 2160|
|External microphone (2)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||870||220|
|Environmental sealing (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the OM-D E-M1X are built-in automatic sensor cleaning, that the camera is faster and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Olympus are the larger selection of lenses, the optical image stabilizer and the articulated display. A recommendation of the OM-D E-M1X is made easy by the superior video recording, the connector for an external microphone and that the battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the CL: the built-in GPS.
The OM-D E-M1X scores 28 points.
Otherwise why to choose Leica CL
|Larger sensor (5)||Four Thirds||APS-C|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||20.40||24.32|
|Better sensibility (4)||64 - 25600 ISO||100 - 50000 ISO|
|Weighs less (2)||997g|
|More portable (2)||1707cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the CL are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the larger sensitivity. We also like the lower weight than the OM-D E-M1X and the more compact size.
Yields 18 points for the CL.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Sensor resolution (MP)||1.04||1.04|
|Olympus OM-D E-M1X VS Leica CL Dimensions|
Look at front view of the OM-D E-M1X and CL
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Olympus OM-D E-M1X
We recommend Olympus OM-D E-M1X as better choice.
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