Fujifilm X70 vs Leica Q (Typ 116)

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Fujifilm X70
Leica Q (Typ 116)

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Reasons For

7 Reasons For
10fps higher JPEG frame rate Edit
The Fujifilm X70 has a JPEG frame rate of 60fps, whereas the Leica Q (Typ 116) is only a 50fps JPEG frame rate digital camera (10fps lower).
Vari-angle LCD display Edit
The Fujifilm X70 has a vari-angle LCD display, however the Leica Q (Typ 116) does not.
936,000 pixels higher display resolution Edit
The Fujifilm X70 has a display resolution of 1,040,000 pixels, whereas the Leica Q (Typ 116) is only a 104,000 pixels display resolution digital camera (936,000 pixels lower).
96% lighter Edit
The Fujifilm X70 is a 302g digital camera. That's 288g lighter than the Leica Q (Typ 116) (590g). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

A lot bigger battery capacity Edit
The Fujifilm X70 is a 1,800mAh battery digital camera, whereas the Leica Q (Typ 116) is only a 1,200mAh battery digital camera (600mAh smaller).
£3,250 cheaper
The Fujifilm X70 costs £320.00, whereas the Leica Q (Typ 116) is £3,570.00.
Available from 7 shops
The more retailers stock this digital camera, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
5 Reasons For
33% higher megapixel count Edit
The Leica Q (Typ 116) is a 24.2MP digital camera. That's 7.9MP higher than the Fujifilm X70 (24.2MP). Read more

The resolution of the images a digital camera produces is measured in megapixels (MP). One megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels and is a result of the pixel width multiplied by the pixel height of the image. While a higher image resolution generally results in sharper images, only a relatively low megapixel count is required when printing the image at a small size or to display it on a computer screen.

A sensor with more megapixels will be able to capture more detailed photos and the image will appear sharper. Images with more megapixels can also be printed at a larger size.

37% more total megapixel count Edit
The Leica Q (Typ 116) is a 26.3MP digital camera. That's 9.6MP more than the Fujifilm X70 (26.3MP).
1.1 smaller minimum aperture Edit
The Leica Q (Typ 116) has a minimum aperture of 1.7, however the Fujifilm X70 is a 2.8 minimum aperture digital camera (1.1 larger).
One more aspheric element Edit
The number of aspheric elements on the Leica Q (Typ 116) is three, but the Fujifilm X70 only has two aspheric elements.
Much better user reviews
Based on 8 user reviews, the average review score of the Leica Q (Typ 116) is 98%, however the average rating of the Fujifilm X70 is 85% (based on 64 reviews).

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
7.9MP lower megapixel count Edit
The Fujifilm X70 has a megapixel count of 16.3MP, however the Leica Q (Typ 116) is a 24.2MP digital camera (7.9MP higher). Read more

The resolution of the images a digital camera produces is measured in megapixels (MP). One megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels and is a result of the pixel width multiplied by the pixel height of the image. While a higher image resolution generally results in sharper images, only a relatively low megapixel count is required when printing the image at a small size or to display it on a computer screen.

A sensor with more megapixels will be able to capture more detailed photos and the image will appear sharper. Images with more megapixels can also be printed at a larger size.

9.6MP less total megapixel count Edit
The Fujifilm X70 has a total megapixel count of 16.7MP, whereas the Leica Q (Typ 116) is a 26.3MP digital camera (9.6MP more).
Larger minimum aperture Edit
The Fujifilm X70 is a 2.8 minimum aperture digital camera. That's 1.1 larger than the Leica Q (Typ 116) (1.7).
Only two aspheric elements Edit
The Fujifilm X70 is a two aspheric element digital camera, whereas the Leica Q (Typ 116) only has three aspheric elements.
Appreciably Lower user review Score
The Fujifilm X70 has an average user rating of 85%, but the Leica Q (Typ 116) has an average user rating of 98% (based on 8 reviews).
8 Reasons Against
Lower JPEG frame rate Edit
The Leica Q (Typ 116) is a 50fps JPEG frame rate digital camera. That's 10fps lower than the Fujifilm X70 (50fps).
Does not have a vari-angle LCD display Edit
The Leica Q (Typ 116) does not have a vari-angle LCD display, however the Fujifilm X70 has a vari-angle LCD display.
9x lower display resolution Edit
The Leica Q (Typ 116) is a 104,000 pixels display resolution digital camera. That's 936,000 pixels lower than the Fujifilm X70 (104,000 pixels).
A lot heavier Edit
The Leica Q (Typ 116) has a weight of 590g, but the Fujifilm X70 is a 302g digital camera (288g lighter). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

Smaller battery capacity Edit
Leica Q (Typ 116) is only 1,200mAh battery. That's 600mAh smaller than the Fujifilm X70 (1,200mAh).
More expensive by £3,250
The Leica Q (Typ 116) is £3,250 more expensive than the Fujifilm X70.
Less retailers
The Leica Q (Typ 116) is only stocked by 5 retailers, whereas the Fujifilm X70 is stocked by 12 shops. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this digital camera remaining in stock.
Older by seven months
The Leica Q (Typ 116) is seven months older than the Fujifilm X70.

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Picture Quality

Camera Type
 compact camera
 compact camera
Megapixel Count
16.3MP 24.2MP
BEST
Image Stabiliser
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Image stabiliser
Sensor Type
 CMOS II
BEST
 CMOS II
Still Image Resolution
 4896 x 2760
 3264 x 3264
 3456 x 2304
 3456 x 1944
 2304 x 2304
 2496 x 1664
 2496 x 1408
 1664 x 1664
 6000 x 4000
 4272 x 2848
 2976 x 1984
 4896 x 2760
 3264 x 3264
 3456 x 2304
 3456 x 1944
 2304 x 2304
 2496 x 1664
 2496 x 1408
 1664 x 1664
 6000 x 4000
 4272 x 2848
 2976 x 1984
BEST
Maximum Image Resolution
 6000 x 4000
 6000 x 4000
BEST
Image Format
 RAW
 JPG
 RAW
 JPG
Full-Frame Sensor Size
23.6 x 15.6 36 x 24
Total Megapixel Count
16.7MP 26.3MP
BEST
Sensor Format
 Advanced Photo System type-C (APS-C)
 Advanced Photo System type-C (APS-C)
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 3:2
 1:1
 16:9
 3:2
 1:1

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Lens System

Digital Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.8x
Maximum Aperture
16 16
Minimum Aperture
2.8 1.7
BEST
Focal Length Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.7 - 28
Fixed Focal Length
18.5mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Structure
7/5 11/9
Lens Mount Interface
 Fujifilm X
 Fujifilm X
Aspheric Element
2 3
BEST
Diaphragm Blades
9 Unknown - Click to provide data

Focusing

Auto Focus
 single
 continuous
 tracking
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 Face detection
 Tracking Auto Focus
BEST
 single
 continuous
 tracking
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 Face detection
 Tracking Auto Focus
Closest Focusing Distance
0.1m Unknown - Click to provide data
Normal Focusing Range
0.1 - ∞ Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
Focus Mode
 TTL
 TTL

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Mode
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
 Auto
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
 Auto
ISO Speed
 64
 80
 100
 200
 400
 640
 800
 6400
 12800
 51200
 25600
 25
 Auto
 64
 80
 100
 200
 400
 640
 800
 6400
 12800
 51200
 25600
 25
 Auto
Maximum ISO Speed
51,200 51,200
Minimum ISO Speed
100 100
Light Metering Mode
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Spot
 Centre-weighted
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Spot
 Centre-weighted
Light Exposure Correction
 ± 3EV (1/3EV step)
 ± 3EV (1/3EV step)
Light Exposure Control
 Program AE
 Program AE

Shutter

Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
30s 30s
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
1s 1s
Camera Shutter
 Electronic
 Electronic

Flash

Flash Mode
 Forced on
 Suppressed
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Auto
 Forced on
 Suppressed
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Auto
Flash Guide
6m Unknown - Click to provide data
Shoe Mounting Point
 Shoe mounting point
Unknown - Click to provide data
Shoe Mounting Point
 Hot
 Hot

Video

Full HD Video
 Full HD video
 Full HD video
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
JPEG Frame Rate
60fps
BEST
50fps
Video Format
 MOV
 H.264
 MP4
 MOV
 H.264
 MP4
Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
BEST
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
Resolution and Capture Speed
 1920x1080@60fps
 1920x1080@50fps
 1920x1080@30fps
 1280x720@60fps
 1920x1080@25fps
 1280x720@50fps
 1280x720@30fps
 1280x720@24fps
BEST
 1920x1080@60fps
 1920x1080@50fps
 1920x1080@30fps
 1280x720@60fps
 1920x1080@25fps
 1280x720@50fps
 1280x720@30fps
 1280x720@24fps
Video Recording
 Video recording
 Video recording
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD

Audio

Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
 Built-in microphone
Audio Format
 PCM
 AAC++
BEST
 PCM
 AAC++
Voice Recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Voice recording
Audio System
 Stereo
 Stereo

Memory

Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
Memory Slot
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Screen Size
3" 3"
Display
 LCD
 LCD
Vari-Angle LCD Display
 Vari-angle LCD display
BEST
 Vari-angle LCD display
Field of View
100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Touch Sensitive Screen
 Touch sensitive screen
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
1,040,000 pixels
BEST
104,000 pixels

Viewfinder

Viewfinder
 Electronic
 Electronic

Ports & Interfaces

PictBridge
 PictBridge
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
 HDMI port
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Connector
 Micro
 Micro
USB Version
 2.0
 2.0
USB Connector
 Micro-USB
 Micro-USB

Camera

GPS
Unknown - Click to provide data
 GPS
White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Fluorescent
 Incandescent
 Shade
 Underwater
 Fine
 Manual
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Halogen
 Auto
 Fluorescent
 Incandescent
 Shade
 Underwater
 Fine
 Manual
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Halogen
Photo Effect
 Black&White
 Negative film
 Sepia
 Vivid
 Black&White
 Negative film
 Sepia
 Vivid
Self-Timer
2,10 2,12
Histogram
 Histogram
Unknown - Click to provide data
Camera File System
 Exif 2.3
 DPOF
 Exif
BEST
 Exif 2.3
 DPOF
 Exif
Playback Mode
 Slide show
 Slide show
Start-Up Time
5ms Unknown - Click to provide data
Scene Mode
 Beach
 Snow
 Candlelight
 Landscape
 Night
 Night portrait
 Panorama
 Portrait
 Sports
 Sunset
 Beach
 Snow
 Candlelight
 Landscape
 Night
 Night portrait
 Panorama
 Portrait
 Sports
 Sunset

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
302g
BEST
590g
Height
64.4mm 93mm
Depth
44.4mm 80mm
Width
112.5mm 130mm
Weight Including Battery
340g
BEST
640g

Battery

Power Source
 Battery
 Battery
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Supported Battery
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Size
NP-95 BP - DC12
Battery Capacity
1,800mAh
BEST
1,200mAh
Shot Per Battery Charge
330 shots Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Voltage
3.6V 7.2V

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operating Range
10 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data
Included Cable
 USB
BEST
 USB
Battery Included
 Battery included
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

WiFi Connectivity
 WiFi connectivity
 WiFi connectivity
Near Field Communication
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Near field communication

Technical Details

Self-Timer
 Self-timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
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