Several people who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it was able to produce good images. Digitalone.com.sg mentioned “If you are a serious photographer, chances are that you have always wanted a Leica rangefinder, or any Leica camera for that matter” in their review and scored the product 4 stars. Expert website Techgoondu.com said two years ago “Leica fans appreciate the way Leica optics render an image and are willing to pay go” . Gizmodo.com.au said in their Leica Q (Typ 116) review “A very good one — they take amazing photos, whether you want to snap them manually or let the camera do the heavy lifting itself” .
A number of Leica Q (Typ 116) owners who bought the product said that it had a good image sensor. Ephotozine.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera on expert review site Ephotozine “A 24 megapixel full-frame CMOS sensor, full HD video recording”. Expert website Rappler.com wrote “Rappler got hold of the Leica Q, Leica's new compact, 24-megapixel fullframe sensor camera” in their Leica Q (Typ 116) review. Dxomark.com said “Likable camera with a very impressive sensor”.
One Leica Q (Typ 116) reviewer said in their reviews that this digital camera had a good picture resolution. Dxomark.com mentioned two years ago “JPEG standard contrast setting to excess, no tiltangle screen, viewfinder eyesensor a bit slow, continuous shooting on onoff switch, fiddly macromanual focus release, no front grip”.