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Sony Cyber-shot RX100 vs Leica Q-P Specs
All specs: Main page for Cyber-shot RX100
All specs: Main page for Q-P
Cyber-shot RX100 vs Q-P 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 864mm² (1.38 sq.in.), the Q-P's sensor is a lot 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 Q-P
Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VS Leica Q-P Other Specs Comparison
Why is Sony Cyber-shot RX100 a better choice
|Built-in flash (2)|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.20||1.04|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||330||300|
|Weighs less (2)||240g|
|More portable (2)||213cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Cyber-shot RX100 are the built-in flash, the optical image stabilizer and that the display has a higher resolution. A nice touch is that the battery has more stamina, the lower weight than the Q-P and the more compact size.
The Cyber-shot RX100 scores 14 points.
Otherwise why to choose Leica Q-P
|Larger sensor (5)||1"||Full frame|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||20.10||24.20|
|Auto Focus points (4)||25||49|
|Better sensibility (4)||160 - 12800 ISO||100 - 50000 ISO|
|Touch screen (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Q-P are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Leica are the larger sensitivity, the rather comfortable touch screen and the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection.
Yields 22 points for the Q-P.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Video resolution||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VS Leica Q-P Dimensions|
Look at front view of the Cyber-shot RX100 and Q-P
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Sony Cyber-shot RX100
We recommend Leica Q-P as better choice.
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