• APS-C 370.5mm2
  • 16.3 megapixels
  • ISO 100 - 12500
  • $1850 Average Retail $1850 MSRP
  • APS-C 366.6mm2
  • 24.3 megapixels
  • ISO 100 - 25600
  • $748 Average Retail $800 MSRP

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Advantages

Leica T (Typ 701) over Sony A6000

  • Touchscreen
    Touch vs No touch
    Love or hate them, they can be useful
  • High-res screen
    1230k vs 922k dots
    Better screen fidelity makes you a better photographer

Sony A6000 over Leica T (Typ 701)

  • Focus peaking
    Peaker vs non-peaker
    Your camera will highlight what's in focus
  • Lens selection
    Good vs None
    Better lens selection gives you more options
  • Tiltable Screen
    Tiltable vs Fixed
    Tilt the screen for shooting flexbility
  • Eye-level viewfinder
    Eye-level vs rear LCD only
    You'll be able to frame photos even when the sun is out
  • On-sensor phase detect
    Yes vs No
    Might improve live view and video AF performance
  • More pixels
    24.3 vs 16.3 megapixels
    Higher resolution photos
  • HDMI out
    HDMI out vs None
    Use an external screen to monitor or review video
  • 24p
    Yes vs No
    Gives your movies a big-screen feel
  • Bulb shutter
    Bulb vs No bulb
    Hold the shutter open by holding the shutter button down
  • Higher extended ISO
    51200 vs 12500 ISO
    Higher extended ISO can give more low-light flexibility

Review Excerpt

  • Amazing image quality for the price; Blazing-fast hybrid autofocus; Swift burst shooting with generous buffer depths; Good battery life with LCD monitor; More compact than a DSLR; In-camera Wi-Fi wireless networking

  • Continuous autofocus can't match its burst rate; High-ISO JPEGs can look overprocessed; Sluggish startup performance; No touch-screen display; Wi-Fi can be a bit frustrating to use

The Competition

Compared to Samsung NX1000

Leica T (Typ 701)
Samsung NX1000
  • $1850
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • Newer
  • $700
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • More pixels
Sony A6000
Samsung NX1000
  • $748
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens selection
  • $700
  • APS-C

Compared to Sony NEX-5R

Leica T (Typ 701)
Sony NEX-5R
  • $1850
  • APS-C
  • Newer
  • High-res screen
  • $579
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens selection
Sony A6000
Sony NEX-5R
  • $748
  • APS-C
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • More pixels
  • $579
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen

Compared to Samsung NX1100

Leica T (Typ 701)
Samsung NX1100
  • $1850
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • High-res screen
  • $418
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • More pixels
Sony A6000
Samsung NX1100
  • $748
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens selection
  • $418
  • APS-C

Compared to Samsung Galaxy NX

Leica T (Typ 701)
Samsung Galaxy NX
  • $1850
  • APS-C
  • Lighter weight
  • $1250
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens selection
Sony A6000
Samsung Galaxy NX
  • $748
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Tiltable Screen
  • $1250
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • GPS

Compared to Sony A5000

Leica T (Typ 701)
Sony A5000
  • $1850
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • High-res screen
  • $448
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens selection
Sony A6000
Sony A5000
  • $748
  • APS-C
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • On-sensor phase detect
  • $448
  • APS-C
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