Leica V-Lux (Typ 114) vs Sigma DP1 Quattro

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Leica V-Lux (Typ 114)
Sigma DP1 Quattro

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
Smaller minimum ISO speed Edit
The Leica V-Lux (Typ 114) has a minimum ISO speed of 80, but the Sigma DP1 Quattro is a 100 minimum ISO speed digital camera (20 bigger).
1 pixels higher display resolution Edit
The Leica V-Lux (Typ 114) has a display resolution of 921,000 pixels pixels, but the Sigma DP1 Quattro is only a 920,000 pixels pixels display resolution digital camera (1 pixels lower).
One hundred and sixty more shots per battery charge Edit
The number of shots per battery charge on the Leica V-Lux (Typ 114) is 360 shots, but the Sigma DP1 Quattro only takes 200 shots shots per battery charge. Read more

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

Available from 2 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this digital camera remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
3 Reasons For
A lot higher megapixel count Edit
The Sigma DP1 Quattro has a megapixel count of 29MPMP, however the Leica V-Lux (Typ 114) is only a 20.1MPMP digital camera (8.9MP 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.

A lot more total megapixel count Edit
The Sigma DP1 Quattro has a total megapixel count of 33MPMP, whereas the Leica V-Lux (Typ 114) is only a 20.9MPMP digital camera (12.1MP less).
$151 cheaper
The Sigma DP1 Quattro costs $999.00, whereas the Leica V-Lux (Typ 114) is $1,150.00.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
8.9MP lower megapixel count Edit
The Leica V-Lux (Typ 114) has a megapixel count of 20.1MPMP, whereas the Sigma DP1 Quattro is a 29MPMP digital camera (8.9MP 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.

12.1MP less total megapixel count Edit
The Leica V-Lux (Typ 114) has a total megapixel count of 20.9MPMP, but the Sigma DP1 Quattro is a 33MPMP digital camera (12.1MP more).
$151 more expensive
The Leica V-Lux (Typ 114) is more expensive than the Sigma DP1 Quattro by $151.
4 Reasons Against
20 bigger minimum ISO speed Edit
The Sigma DP1 Quattro has a minimum ISO speed of 100, whereas the Leica V-Lux (Typ 114) is an 80 minimum ISO speed digital camera (20 smaller).
Marginally lower display resolution Edit
The Sigma DP1 Quattro has a display resolution of 920,000 pixels pixels, whereas the Leica V-Lux (Typ 114) is a 921,000 pixels pixels display resolution digital camera (1 pixels higher).
One hundred and sixty less shots per battery charge Edit
The Sigma DP1 Quattro is a digital camera that takes 200 shots shots per battery charge, whereas the Leica V-Lux (Typ 114) only takes 360 shots shots per battery charge. Read more

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

Not as many stockists
Only 1 shop sell the Sigma DP1 Quattro, however 3 sellers sell the Leica V-Lux (Typ 114). Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this digital camera remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.

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Picture Quality

Camera Type
 compact camera
 compact camera
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Megapixel Count
20.1MP 29MP
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Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
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Maximum Image Resolution
 7680 x 5120
 7680 x 5120
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Image Format
 RAW
 JPG
 RAW
 JPG
Full-Frame Sensor Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 23.5 x 15.7
Total Megapixel Count
20.9MP 33MP
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Sensor Format
 Advanced Photo System type-C (APS-C)
 Advanced Photo System type-C (APS-C)
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 3:2
 1:1
 21:9
 16:9
 4:3
 3:2
 1:1
 21:9
Image Sensor Size
 1
BEST
 1

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Lens System

Optical Zoom
16x Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Zoom
4x Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Aperture
Unknown - Click to provide data 16
Minimum Aperture
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.8
Maximum Focal Length
400mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Focal Length
25mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Fixed Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 19mm
Extra / Smart Zoom
32x Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Structure
15/11 9/8
Aspheric Element
5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Diaphragm Blades
Unknown - Click to provide data 9

Focusing

Auto Focus
 multi point
 Multi Point Auto Focus
 Face detection
 contrast detection
 Contrast Detection Auto Focus
 multi point
 Multi Point Auto Focus
 Face detection
 contrast detection
 Contrast Detection Auto Focus
Normal Focusing Range
0.3 - ∞ Unknown - Click to provide data
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
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ISO Speed
 50
 64
 80
 100
 125
 160
 200
 250
 320
 400
 500
 640
 800
 1250
 1600
 2500
 3200
 6400
 25
 12500
 Auto
 50
 64
 80
 100
 125
 160
 200
 250
 320
 400
 500
 640
 800
 1250
 1600
 2500
 3200
 6400
 25
 12500
 Auto
Maximum ISO Speed
25,000 6,400
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Minimum ISO Speed
80
BEST
100
Light Metering Mode
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
Light Exposure Correction
 ± 5EV (1/3EV step)
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 ± 5EV (1/3EV step)
Light Exposure Control
 Program AE
 Program AE

Shutter

Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
120s 30s
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Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
1s 1s
Camera Shutter
 Mechanical
 Mechanical

Flash

Flash Mode
 Pre-flash
 Slow synchronization
 Auto
 Pre-flash
 Slow synchronization
 Auto
Tele Flash Range
1 - 9.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Range
0.3 - 13.5 Unknown - Click to provide data

Video

Maximum Video Resolution
 3840 x 2160
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 3840 x 2160
JPEG Frame Rate
60fps Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Format
 MP4
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 MP4
Analog Signal Format
 PAL
 NTSC
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 PAL
 NTSC
Video Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
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 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
Resolution and Capture Speed
 3840x2160@30fps
 1920x1080@60fps
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 3840x2160@30fps
 1920x1080@60fps
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD

Audio

Audio System
 Stereo
 Stereo

Memory

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

Display

Screen Size
3" 3"
Display
 TFT
 TFT
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Field of View
100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
921,000 pixels
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920,000 pixels

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size
0.39" Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Magnification Ratio
1.88x Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewfinder
 Electronic
 Electronic

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI Connector
 Micro
 Micro

Camera

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

Weight & Dimensions

Height
98.5mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Depth
130.7mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Width
137mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight Including Battery
830g Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

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