overview Crop factor

Crop factor Crop factor
4.3x

Crop factor only applies to 35mm DSLRs. Its called a crop factor because many DSLRs have sensors which are smaller than 35mm film, which means compared to a 35mm film SLR, some of the image is cropped, changing the perspective of the image.

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Compared To Compared to recent digicams

Out of 5 recent digicams, only 1 has (significantly) better crop factor than the Olympus XZ-1.

Olympus XZ-1
4.3x
Best
2.7x
Average
5.8x
Min
5.8x