• APS-C 370.5mm2
  • 16.3 megapixels
  • ISO 100 - 12,500
  • APS-C 369.0mm2
  • 20.3 megapixels
  • ISO 100 - 25,600

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Differences

Leica T (Typ 701) advantages over Samsung NX3000

  • Touchscreen
    Touch vs No touch
    Interact with your camera just like your smartphone
  • Internal flash
    Internal flash vs None
    Useful in a pinch for fill flash
  • Higher-res screen
    410k vs 154k pixels
    More detail on the screen lets you judge focus and composition
  • Lacks anti-aliasing filter
    No Filter vs Filter
    Enjoy sharper photos

Samsung NX3000 advantages over Leica T (Typ 701)

  • Less expensive
    $599 vs $998*
    Save money for lenses or accessories
  • In-camera panoramas
    Yes vs No
    Stitches multiple shots into a panoramic photo
  • Tiltable Screen
    Tiltable vs Fixed
    Tilt the screen for shooting flexbility
  • HDMI out
    HDMI out vs None
    Use an external screen to monitor or review video
  • More pixels
    20.3 vs 16.3 megapixels
    Higher resolution photos
  • Has anti-aliasing filter
    Filter vs No Filter
    Reduces unsightly moiré in photos
  • Bulb shutter
    Bulb vs No bulb
    Hold the shutter open manually for long exposures
  • Slow-motion videos
    Yes vs No
    Shoot slow-motion videos
  • Higher extended ISO
    25600 vs 12500 ISO
    Higher extended ISO can give more low-light flexibility

Similarities

Common Strengths

  • Built-in Wi-Fi
    Both provide
    Share your photos wirelessly
  • Hot shoe
    Both provide
    Off-camera flashes open new possibilities

Common Weaknesses

  • Focus peaking
    Neither provide
    Your camera will highlight what's in focus
  • Tilt-swivel screen
    Neither provide
    Tilt and swivel the screen for maximum shooting flexibility
  • Eye-level viewfinder
    Neither provide
    You'll be able to frame photos even when the sun is out
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
    Neither provide
    Reduces the effects of camera shake at slower shutter speeds
  • 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
  • Top deck display
    Neither provide
    Check settings with a screen on top of the camera
  • External Mic Jack
    Neither provide
    Improved sound fidelity when shooting video
  • Dual card slots
    Neither provide
    Gives you more storage flexibility
  • Headphone jack
    Neither provide
    Monitor audio recording while you shoot video

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The Competition

Compared to Samsung NX1100

Leica T (Typ 701)
Samsung NX1100
  • $998
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • Higher effective ISO
  • $500
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • HDMI out
Samsung NX3000
Samsung NX1100
  • $599
  • APS-C
  • In-camera panoramas
  • Tiltable Screen
  • $500
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Shoots 24p video

Compared to Sony NEX-5T

Leica T (Typ 701)
Sony NEX-5T
  • $998
  • APS-C
  • Longer stills battery life
  • Internal flash
  • $548
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Less expensive
Samsung NX3000
Sony NEX-5T
  • $599
  • APS-C
  • More pixels
  • Slow-motion videos
  • $548
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Focus peaking

Compared to Sony A5000

Leica T (Typ 701)
Sony A5000
  • $998
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • Higher-res screen
  • $548
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • Focus peaking
Samsung NX3000
Sony A5000
  • $599
  • APS-C
  • Hot shoe
  • Faster JPEG shooting
  • $548
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Focus peaking

Compared to Sony A5100

Leica T (Typ 701)
Sony A5100
  • $998
  • APS-C
  • Bigger pixels
  • Higher-res screen
  • $448
  • APS-C
  • Focus peaking
  • Less expensive
Samsung NX3000
Sony A5100
  • $599
  • APS-C
  • Hot shoe
  • Slow-motion videos
  • $448
  • APS-C
  • Lens selection
  • Focus peaking

Compared to Leica TL

Leica T (Typ 701)
Leica TL
  • $998
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • $1295
  • APS-C
  • Newer
Samsung NX3000
Leica TL
  • $599
  • APS-C
  • Less expensive
  • In-camera panoramas
  • $1295
  • APS-C
  • Touchscreen
  • Internal flash
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