overview Crop factor

Crop factor Crop factor
4.8x

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 mirrorless cameras

Out of 6 recent mirrorless cameras, 6 have (significantly) better crop factor than the Pentax Q-S1.

Pentax Q-S1
4.8x
Best
1x
Average
1.5x
Min
2.1x