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Leica D-Lux 3

A fully featured 10 megapixel 4 times zoom factor digital camera
Compact 10MP 4x Yes Oct 2014
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

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Leica D-Lux 3 Review

With good reviews and mediocre features, we have scored the Leica D-Lux 3 as follows for Summary.
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31
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 32?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 80%.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better digital cameras are available. View the latest cameras 2017.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
1" image sensor size
Quite large maximum aperture number
Quite low megapixel
Very small optical zoom

Leica D-Lux 3 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Good

This Leica digital camera received a score of 80% from expert review site stuff.co.nz.

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Excellent Brand

We checked 903 user and expert reviews (including 316 verified purchases) for Leica cameras and found that on average Leica has excellent reviews compared to other brands. We also found that Leica has excellent reviews specifically within its cameras range. 97% of those that bought a Leica digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Quite Low Megapixel

With a megapixel of only 10 megapixels, the Leica D-Lux 3 has a quite low megapixel compared to most of the other cameras. The megapixels of cameras range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixel is 16MP.

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1" Image Sensor Size

This digital camera has an 1|1/1.6|1/1.65" image sensor size, which is typical of many cameras.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 185 grams, the Leica D-Lux 3 has a pretty standard weight compared to most of the other cameras.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The optical zooms of digital cameras range from 0.34x to 83x, and the average optical zoom is 12x. With an optical zoom of only 4 times zoom factor, the D-Lux 3 has one of the smaller optical zooms amongst cameras of this age.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 2.8 inches, the Leica D-Lux 3 has a relatively average display diagonal compared to most of the other digital cameras.

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Quite Large Maximum Aperture Number

At 8, the D-Lux 3 has a fairly large maximum aperture number compared to most of the other cameras. Across all the cameras the maximum aperture numbers range from 1.8 to 130.

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Fairly Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Leica D-Lux 3 has one of the longer minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) (28 millimeters) amongst cameras of this age. The shortest minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of cameras is 2.3mm and the longest is 75mm.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

The Leica D-Lux 3 does not have an HDMI, unlike most of the other cameras which have an HDMI.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of only 4 times zoom factor, the D-Lux 3 has a quite small digital zoom compared to most of the other digital cameras. Cameras have digital zooms of between 0.72x and 810x.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Leica D-Lux 3 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The smallest internal memory of cameras is 1MB, the biggest is 32GB, and the average internal memory is 420MB. The Leica D-Lux 3 has one of the smaller internal memory (only 13 megabytes) amongst digital cameras of this age.

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Very Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

With a maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 112 millimeters, the D-Lux 3 has one of the shorter maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) amongst digital cameras of this age. Cameras have maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of between 2.3mm and 2,000mm, and the average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 300mm.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was October 2014 when Leica released the D-Lux 3.


Product Identifiers

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04022243183025, 04022243183070

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