Leica Q (Typ 116) vs Sigma DP0 Quattro

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Leica Q (Typ 116)
Sigma DP0 Quattro

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Smaller minimum aperture Edit
The Leica Q (Typ 116) has a minimum aperture of 1.7, whereas the Sigma DP0 Quattro is a 4 minimum aperture digital camera (2.3 larger).
1 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this digital camera remaining in stock.
Nine more awards
The Leica Q (Typ 116) has 10 awards from expert review sites, but the Sigma DP0 Quattro has 1 award.
Considerably better expert reviews
The average expert review score of the Leica Q (Typ 116) is 90% based on 47 reviews, whereas the average rating of the Sigma DP0 Quattro is 73% (based on 5 reviews).
Better user reviews
The average user review score of the Leica Q (Typ 116) is 98% based on 8 reviews, whereas the average rating of the Sigma DP0 Quattro is 90% (based on 2 reviews).
5 Reasons For
4.8MP higher megapixel count Edit
The Sigma DP0 Quattro has a megapixel count of 29MPMP, whereas the Leica Q (Typ 116) is only a 24.2MPMP digital camera (4.8MP lower). 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.

More total megapixel count Edit
The Sigma DP0 Quattro has a total megapixel count of 33MPMP, but the Leica Q (Typ 116) is only a 26.3MPMP digital camera (6.7MP less).
A lot smaller maximum aperture Edit
The Sigma DP0 Quattro has a maximum aperture of 22, whereas the Leica Q (Typ 116) is only a 16 maximum aperture digital camera (6 bigger).
Hugely higher display resolution Edit
The Sigma DP0 Quattro has a display resolution of 920,000 pixels pixels, but the Leica Q (Typ 116) is only a 104,000 pixels pixels display resolution digital camera (816 pixels lower).
$3,251 cheaper
The Sigma DP0 Quattro costs $3,251 less than the Leica Q (Typ 116).

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
Lower megapixel count Edit
The Leica Q (Typ 116) is a 24.2MPMP digital camera. That's 4.8MP lower than the Sigma DP0 Quattro (29MPMP). 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.

Less total megapixel count Edit
The Leica Q (Typ 116) is a 26.3MPMP digital camera. That's 6.7MP less than the Sigma DP0 Quattro (33MPMP).
Bigger maximum aperture Edit
The Leica Q (Typ 116) is a 16 maximum aperture digital camera. That's 6 bigger than the Sigma DP0 Quattro (22).
8x lower display resolution Edit
The Leica Q (Typ 116) is a 104,000 pixels pixels display resolution digital camera. That's 816 pixels lower than the Sigma DP0 Quattro (920,000 pixels pixels).
More expensive by $3,251
The Leica Q (Typ 116) is $3,251 more expensive than the Sigma DP0 Quattro.
Older by two months
The Leica Q (Typ 116) is two months older than the Sigma DP0 Quattro.
5 Reasons Against
58% larger minimum aperture Edit
The Sigma DP0 Quattro is a 4 minimum aperture digital camera. That's 2.3 larger than the Leica Q (Typ 116) (4).
Less retailers
Only 1 store sell the Sigma DP0 Quattro, whereas 2 retailers sell the Leica Q (Typ 116). Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this digital camera and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Fewer awards
Whilst the Sigma DP0 Quattro has received 1 award, the Leica Q (Typ 116) has received 10 awards.
A lot Lower expert review Score
The Sigma DP0 Quattro's average expert rating is only 73%, however the Leica Q (Typ 116)'s is 90% (based on 47 reviews).
Lower user review Score
The Sigma DP0 Quattro's average user rating is 90%, however the Leica Q (Typ 116)'s is 98% (based on 8 reviews).

Awards

10 Awards
01net.com: 5 Star
Digital Versus: 5 Star
digitalone.com.sg: Editor's Choice
focus-numerique.fr: Recommended
ljudochbild.se: Recommended
Lydogbilde.no: Especially Recommended
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
PhotographyBlog.com: Highly Recommended
Pocket Lint: Editor's Choice
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
1 Award
PhotographyBlog.com: Recommended

Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

19 months Ago 17 months Ago

Picture Quality

Camera Type
 compact camera
 compact camera
Megapixel Count
24.2MP 29MP
BEST
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
Still Image Resolution
 6000 x 4000
 4272 x 2848
 2976 x 1984
BEST
 6000 x 4000
 4272 x 2848
 2976 x 1984
Maximum Image Resolution
 7680 x 5120
 7680 x 5120
BEST
Image Format
 RAW
 JPG
 RAW
 JPG
Full-Frame Sensor Size
36 x 24 23.5 x 15.7
Total Megapixel Count
26.3MP 33MP
BEST
Aspect Ratio
 3:2
 16:9
 4:3
 1:1
 21:9
 3:2
 16:9
 4:3
 1:1
 21:9

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Lens System

Digital Zoom
1.8x Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Aperture
16 22
BEST
Minimum Aperture
1.7
BEST
4
Focal Length Range
1.7 - 28 Unknown - Click to provide data
Fixed Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 14mm
Lens Structure
11/9 11/8
Aspheric Element
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Diaphragm Blades
Unknown - Click to provide data 7

Focusing

Auto Focus
 contrast detection
 Contrast Detection Auto Focus
 contrast detection
 Contrast Detection Auto Focus
BEST
Auto Focus Point
Unknown - Click to provide data 9
Focus
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Mode
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Auto
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Auto
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
ISO Speed
 Auto
 100
 200
 51200
 64
 80
 160
 320
 400
 640
 800
 1600
 3200
 6400
 Auto
 100
 200
 51200
 64
 80
 160
 320
 400
 640
 800
 1600
 3200
 6400
Maximum ISO Speed
51,200 6,400
BEST
Minimum ISO Speed
100 100
Light Metering Mode
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
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
 Mechanical
 Mechanical

Video

Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
JPEG Frame Rate
50fps Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Format
 MP4
BEST
 MP4
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD

Audio

Audio Format
 AAC++
 AAC++

Memory

Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD

Display

Screen Size
3" 3"
Display
 TFT
 TFT
BEST
Display Resolution
104,000 pixels 920,000 pixels
BEST

Viewfinder

Viewfinder
 Electronic
 Electronic

Ports & Interfaces

USB Version
 2.0
BEST
 2.0
USB Connector
 Micro-USB
 Micro-USB

Camera

White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Manual
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Shade
 Halogen
 Fluorescent
 Incandescent
 Flash
 Custom modes
 Auto
 Manual
 Cloudy
 Daylight
 Shade
 Halogen
 Fluorescent
 Incandescent
 Flash
 Custom modes
Photo Effect
 Black&White
 Cinema
 Neutral
 Vivid
 Black&White
 Cinema
 Neutral
 Vivid
Self-Timer
2,12 2,10
Camera File System
 Exif 2.3
 RAW
 Exif
 Exif 2.3
 RAW
 Exif
BEST
Scene Mode
 Beach
 Snow
 Candlelight
 Landscape
 Night
 Night portrait
 Panorama
 Portrait
 Sports
 Sunset
 Beach
 Snow
 Candlelight
 Landscape
 Night
 Night portrait
 Panorama
 Portrait
 Sports
 Sunset
Display Language
 Multi
 Multi

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
590g Unknown - Click to provide data
Height
93mm 67mm
Depth
80mm 126mm
Width
130mm 161.4mm
Weight Including Battery
640g Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

Power Source
 Battery
 Battery
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Supported Battery
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Battery Size
BP - DC12 BP-51
Battery Capacity
1,200mAh Unknown - Click to provide data
Shot Per Battery Charge
Unknown - Click to provide data 200 shots
Battery Voltage
7.2V Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Included Cable
 USB
 USB
BEST
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