Fujifilm X100 vs Leica X-E (Typ 102)

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Fujifilm X100
Leica X-E (Typ 102)

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Reasons For

6 Reasons For
Higher megapixel count Edit
The Fujifilm X100 is a 16.3MPMP digital camera. That's 0.1MP higher than the Leica X-E (Typ 102) (16.2MPMP). 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.

A lot smaller minimum aperture Edit
The Fujifilm X100 has a minimum aperture of 2, however the Leica X-E (Typ 102) is a 2.8 minimum aperture digital camera (0.8 larger).
4% larger screen size Edit
The Fujifilm X100 is a 2.8"" screen digital camera. That's 0.1" larger than the Leica X-E (Typ 102) (2.7""). Read more

The display diagonal is the size the size of the screen integrated in to the back of the camera. A larger display diagonal makes it easier to see if a shot has turned out as intended. Pocket cameras have smaller display diagonals as full size digital SLRs.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to take photos and to see if a shot has turned out as intended.

Higher display resolution Edit
The Fujifilm X100 is a 460,000 pixels pixels display resolution digital camera. That's 230 pixels higher than the Leica X-E (Typ 102) (230,000 pixels pixels).
Cheaper by $854
The Fujifilm X100 costs $854.17 less than the Leica X-E (Typ 102).
Considerably better expert reviews
The average expert review score of the Fujifilm X100 is 83% based on 146 reviews, however the average rating of the Leica X-E (Typ 102) is 70% (based on 1 review).
3 Reasons For
Longer maximum focal length Edit
The Leica X-E (Typ 102) is a 36mmmm maximum focal length digital camera. That's 1mm longer than the Fujifilm X100 (36mmmm).
A lot shorter minimum focal length Edit
The Leica X-E (Typ 102) has a minimum focal length of 24mmmm, but the Fujifilm X100 is a 35mmmm minimum focal length digital camera (11mm longer).
Lighter Edit
The Leica X-E (Typ 102) is a 316gg digital camera. That's 89g lighter than the Fujifilm X100 (316gg). 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.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
1mm shorter maximum focal length Edit
The Fujifilm X100 has a maximum focal length of 35mmmm, but the Leica X-E (Typ 102) is a 36mmmm maximum focal length digital camera (1mm longer).
Longer minimum focal length Edit
The Fujifilm X100 is a 35mmmm minimum focal length digital camera. That's 11mm longer than the Leica X-E (Typ 102) (24mmmm).
Heavier Edit
The Fujifilm X100 has a weight of 405gg, but the Leica X-E (Typ 102) is a 316gg digital camera (89g 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.

Older by seven months
The Fujifilm X100 is seven months older than the Leica X-E (Typ 102).
6 Reasons Against
Slightly lower megapixel count Edit
The Leica X-E (Typ 102) has a megapixel count of 16.2MPMP, however the Fujifilm X100 is a 16.3MPMP digital camera (0.1MP 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.

29% larger minimum aperture Edit
The Leica X-E (Typ 102) is a 2.8 minimum aperture digital camera. That's 0.8 larger than the Fujifilm X100 (2.8).
0.1" smaller screen size Edit
The Leica X-E (Typ 102) has a screen size of 2.7"", however the Fujifilm X100 is a 2.8"" screen digital camera (0.1" larger). Read more

The display diagonal is the size the size of the screen integrated in to the back of the camera. A larger display diagonal makes it easier to see if a shot has turned out as intended. Pocket cameras have smaller display diagonals as full size digital SLRs.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to take photos and to see if a shot has turned out as intended.

230 pixels lower display resolution Edit
The Leica X-E (Typ 102) has a display resolution of 230,000 pixels pixels, whereas the Fujifilm X100 is a 460,000 pixels pixels display resolution digital camera (230 pixels higher).
$854 more expensive
The Leica X-E (Typ 102) is more expensive than the Fujifilm X100 by $854.17.
A lot Lower expert review Score
The Leica X-E (Typ 102) only has an average expert rating of 70%, but the Fujifilm X100 has an average expert rating of 83% (based on 146 reviews).

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Picture Quality

Camera Type
 compact camera
 compact camera
Megapixel Count
16.3MP
BEST
16.2MP
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
 2144 x 1424
 1632 x 1080
BEST
 4896 x 2760
 3264 x 3264
 3456 x 2304
 3456 x 1944
 2304 x 2304
 2496 x 1664
 2496 x 1408
 1664 x 1664
 2144 x 1424
 1632 x 1080
Maximum Image Resolution
 4896 x 3264
BEST
 4896 x 3264
Image Format
 RAW
 JPG
 DNG
BEST
 RAW
 JPG
 DNG
Full-Frame Sensor Size
23.6 x 15.8 Unknown - Click to provide data
Total Megapixel Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.5MP
Sensor Format
 Advanced Photo System type-C (APS-C)
 Advanced Photo System type-C (APS-C)
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 3:2
BEST
 16:9
 3:2
Image Sensor Size
 1
 1
BEST

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Lens System

Maximum Aperture
16 16
Minimum Aperture
2
BEST
2.8
Maximum Focal Length
35mm 36mm
BEST
Minimum Focal Length
35mm 24mm
BEST
Fixed Focal Length
23mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Structure
8/6 Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Mount Interface
 Fujifilm X
 Fujifilm X
Aspheric Element
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Diaphragm Blades
9 Unknown - Click to provide data

Focusing

Auto Focus
 single
 continuous
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 Face detection
 spot
 Spot Auto Focus
 single
 continuous
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 Face detection
 spot
 Spot Auto Focus
Normal Focusing Range
0.5 - ∞ Unknown - Click to provide data
Macro Focusing Range
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
0.1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Mode
 TTL
 TTL

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Mode
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Auto
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
BEST
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Auto
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
ISO Speed
 Auto
 64
 80
 100
 200
 400
 640
 800
 6400
 12800
 25600
 25
 160
 320
 1600
 3200
 Auto
 64
 80
 100
 200
 400
 640
 800
 6400
 12800
 25600
 25
 160
 320
 1600
 3200
Maximum ISO Speed
25,600 Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum ISO Speed
100 Unknown - Click to provide data
Light Metering Mode
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Spot
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Spot
Light Exposure Correction
 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
BEST
 ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
Light Exposure Control
 Program AE
 Program AE

Shutter

Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
30s 30s
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
1s
BEST
Camera Shutter
 Mechanical
 Mechanical

Flash

Flash Mode
 Forced on
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Auto
 Fill-in
 Second curtain synchro
 Forced on
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Auto
 Fill-in
 Second curtain synchro
Shoe Mounting Point
 Hot
 Hot

Video

Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
JPEG Frame Rate
60fps Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Format
 MOV
 H.264
BEST
 MOV
 H.264
Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
BEST
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD

Audio

Audio Format
 LPCM
 PCM
BEST
 LPCM
 PCM

Memory

Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
BEST
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
Internal Memory
55MB
BEST
110MB
Memory Slot
1 1

Display

Screen Size
2.8"
BEST
2.7"
Display
 LCD
 LCD
Field of View
100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
460,000 pixels
BEST
230,000 pixels

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size
0.48" Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Magnification Ratio
0.5x Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewfinder
 Hybrid
 Hybrid

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI Connector
 Mini
 Mini
USB Version
 2.0
 2.0
USB Connector
 Mini-USB
 Mini-USB

Camera

White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Fluorescent
 Daylight
 Incandescent
 Shade
 Underwater
 Custom modes
 Fine
 Manual
 Cloudy
 Flash
 Halogen
 Auto
 Fluorescent
 Daylight
 Incandescent
 Shade
 Underwater
 Custom modes
 Fine
 Manual
 Cloudy
 Flash
 Halogen
Photo Effect
 Sepia
 Sepia
Self-Timer
2,10 Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Editing Mode
 Resizing
 Rotating
 Crop
 Resizing
 Rotating
 Crop
Camera File System
 Exif 2.3
 DPOF
 Exif
BEST
 Exif 2.3
 DPOF
 Exif
Playback Mode
 Movie
 Single image
 Slide show
 Thumbnails
 Movie
 Single image
 Slide show
 Thumbnails
Diopter Adjustment
-2 - 1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
405g 316g
BEST
Height
74.4mm 69mm
Depth
53.9mm 51.5mm
Width
126.5mm 124mm
Weight Including Battery
445g 345g
BEST

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 Unknown - Click to provide data
Shot Per Battery Charge
330 shots Unknown - Click to provide data

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

Included Cable
 USB
 USB
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