• 1 inch 116.2mm2
  • 20.1 megapixels
  • 25.00mm - 400.00mm (35mm eq.)
  • 1 inch 116.2mm2
  • 20.2 megapixels
  • 24.00mm - 200.00mm (35mm eq.)

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Differences

Leica V-LUX (Typ 114) advantages over Sony RX10 II

  • More telephoto lens reach
    400 mm vs 200 mm
    Capture objects farther away
  • Longer exposure
    60 vs 30 sec
    Long exposures for night shots

Sony RX10 II advantages over Leica V-LUX (Typ 114)

  • Slower slow-motion
    1000 fps vs 120 fps
    Supports slower slow-mo
  • Integrated ND filter
    Yes vs No
    Shoot in daylight with a large aperture or slow shutter
  • Headphone jack
    Yes vs No
    Monitor audio recording while you shoot video
  • Faster JPEG shooting
    14.2 fps vs 12.0 fps
    Faster JPEG shooting (burst mode)
  • Faster shutter
    1/32000 vs 1/16000 sec
    Shoot wide open in bright light

Similarities

Common Strengths

  • Focus peaking
    Both provide
    Your camera will highlight what's in focus
  • Eye-level viewfinder
    Both provide
    You'll be able to frame photos even when the sun is out
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
    Both provide
    Reduces the effects of camera shake at slower shutter speeds
  • Shoot 4K video
    Both provide
    Make sure you have a fast computer
  • In-camera panoramas
    Both provide
    Stitches multiple shots into a panoramic photo
  • Tiltable Screen
    Both provide
    Tilt the screen for shooting flexbility
  • RAW file ability
    Both provide
    Gives you more flexibility to develop your photos later
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
    Both provide
    Share your photos wirelessly
  • Internal flash
    Both provide
    Useful in a pinch for fill flash
  • Manual focus
    Both provide
    AF is for the weak. Real photographers focus manually.
  • External Mic Jack
    Both provide
    Improved sound fidelity when shooting video
  • HDMI out
    Both provide
    Use an external screen to monitor or review video
  • Hot shoe
    Both provide
    Off-camera flashes open new possibilities
  • Bulb shutter
    Both provide
    Hold the shutter open manually for long exposures
  • Slow-motion videos
    Both provide
    Shoot slow-motion videos

Common Weaknesses

  • Touchscreen
    Neither provide
    Interact with your camera just like your smartphone
  • Built-in Bluetooth
    Neither provide
    Always-on wireless connectivity
  • Built-in GPS
    Neither provide
    Geotag your photos
  • On-sensor phase detect
    Neither provide
    Usually improves live view and video AF performance

User reviews

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Review Excerpt

  • Excellent build quality; Superb viewfinder; Excellent image and video quality for its class; Bright and versatile zoom lens; Very fast autofocus; Great burst performance and depth; Incredible slow-motion capabilities; Really intuitive Wi-Fi image transfer; Good battery life.

  • Expensive compared to its nearest competitors; Less zoom reach than rivals; Soft in corners wide-open; Slow buffer clearing; Small rear control dial has poor tactile feedback; Long delay to render each high frame-rate movie; No tilt/swivel or touch on the LCD panel.

The Competition

Compared to Fujifilm X-S1

Leica V-LUX (Typ 114)
Fujifilm X-S1
  • $1195
  • 1 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Larger sensor
  • $715
  • 2/3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • More telephoto lens reach
Sony RX10 II
Fujifilm X-S1
  • $1098
  • 1 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Larger sensor
  • $715
  • 2/3 inch
  • Less expensive
  • More telephoto lens reach

Compared to Sony RX10

Leica V-LUX (Typ 114)
Sony RX10
  • $1195
  • 1 inch
  • Shoot 4K video
  • More telephoto lens reach
  • $798
  • 1 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Integrated ND filter
Sony RX10 II
Sony RX10
  • $1098
  • 1 inch
  • Shoot 4K video
  • Higher effective ISO
  • $798
  • 1 inch
  • Less expensive

Compared to Panasonic FZ1000

Leica V-LUX (Typ 114)
Panasonic FZ1000
  • $1195
  • 1 inch
  • Faster JPEG shooting
  • $755
  • 1 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Tilt-swivel screen
Sony RX10 II
Panasonic FZ1000
  • $1098
  • 1 inch
  • Slower slow-motion
  • Top deck display
  • $755
  • 1 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Tilt-swivel screen

Compared to Canon G3X

Leica V-LUX (Typ 114)
Canon G3X
  • $1195
  • 1 inch
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • Shoot 4K video
  • $799
  • 1 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Touchscreen
Sony RX10 II
Canon G3X
  • $1098
  • 1 inch
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • Shoot 4K video
  • $799
  • 1 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Touchscreen

Compared to Panasonic FZ2500

Leica V-LUX (Typ 114)
Panasonic FZ2500
  • $1195
  • 1 inch
  • $998
  • 1 inch
  • Less expensive
  • Tilt-swivel screen
Sony RX10 II
Panasonic FZ2500
  • $1098
  • 1 inch
  • Slower slow-motion
  • Fast startup
  • $998
  • 1 inch
  • Tilt-swivel screen
  • Touchscreen
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