Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Sony Cyber-shot RX100 vs Leica D-Lux 7 Specs
All specs: Main page for Cyber-shot RX100
All specs: Main page for D-Lux 7
Cyber-shot RX100 vs D-Lux 7 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.
Featuring an area of 225mm² (0.36 sq.in.), the D-Lux 7's sensor is somewhat larger that the chip that the Cyber-shot RX100 employs at 116mm² (0.19 sq.in.). A larger sensor can produce images of interiors or at night that have less noise and better contrast than photos shot with 1" sized chips.
Better choice: Leica D-Lux 7
Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VS Leica D-Lux 7 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Sony Cyber-shot RX100 a better choice
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||20.10||17.00|
|Built-in flash (2)|
|Weighs less (2)||240g|
|More portable (2)||213cm³|
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.
The Cyber-shot RX100 scores 11 points.
Otherwise why to choose Leica D-Lux 7
|Larger sensor (5)||1"||Four Thirds|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||10||11|
|Auto Focus points (4)||25||49|
|Better sensibility (4)||160 - 12800 ISO||100 - 25600 ISO|
|Touch screen (2)|
|Better Video (2)||1920 x 1080||3840 x 2160|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||330||403|
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.
Yields 26 points for the D-Lux 7.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Sensor resolution (MP)||1.20||1.20|
|Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VS Leica D-Lux 7 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the Cyber-shot RX100 and D-Lux 7
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Sony Cyber-shot RX100
Leica D-Lux 7
We recommend Leica D-Lux 7 as better choice.
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