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Reasons to buy the Leica D-LUX 2

Size
Really small
Compact 106x56x26 mm
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
Lens
Thickness
Thin
1"
Weight
Light-weight
220 g
 

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS Digital Rebel

We are not aware of any reasons to consider buying the Canon EOS Digital Rebel over the Leica D-LUX 2.
 
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Advantages of the Canon Rebel

Sensor size Significantly larger sensor APS-C 22.7x15.1mm vs 1/1.8" 8.5x4.8mm
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Around 8.5x larger sensor
Interchangeable lenses Has interchangeable lenses Yes vs No
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Can take advantage of a variety of lenses
Supports RAW Shoots RAW Yes vs No
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Digitally develop your own photos with precise image control
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor CMOS vs CCD
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CMOS-family sensors often produce better quality images
Viewfinder Has a viewfinder Pentamirror vs None
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A viewfinder can help save battery life by keeping the screen turned off
External flash Supports an external flash Yes vs No
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An external flash often produces better looking flash images
Lowest price Cheaper $530.00 vs $1,208.88
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The best price we've seen is $679 cheaper (2.3x less)
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Advantages of the Leica D-LUX 2

Screen size Much larger screen 2.5" vs 1.8"
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Around 40% larger screen
Size Much smaller 106x56x26 mm vs 142x99x72 mm
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6.6x smaller
Image stabilization Image stabilization Lens vs None
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Helps eliminate blur caused by small camera movements
Weight Much lighter 220 g vs 645 g
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2.9x lighter
Movie format Shoots movies 848 x 480 @ 30fps vs None
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Shoots standard resolution video as well as still pictures
Thickness Significantly thinner 1" vs 2.8"
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2.8x thinner
Screen resolution Slightly higher resolution screen 207k dots vs 118k dots
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Around 80% higher resolution screen
True resolution Higher true resolution 8.3 MP vs 6.3 MP
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Capture more than 30% more detail in your photos
Longest exposure Longer exposures 60s vs 30s
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2x longer exposures
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              similarities

              Compared to recent digital cameras

              Common Strengths Common Weaknesses

              Snapsort is not aware of any interesting strengths shared by these two products.

              Screen size Very small screens Help
              Rebel:1.8"
              D-LUX 2:2.5"
              True resolution Capture low resolution images Help
              Rebel:6.3 MP
              D-LUX 2:8.3 MP
              Screen resolution Low resolution screens Help
              Rebel:118k dots
              D-LUX 2:207k dots
              Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
              Rebel:2.5 fps
              D-LUX 2:3 fps
              Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
              Less flexible
              Movie format One shoots movies Help
              Rebel:None
              D-LUX 2:848 x 480 @ 30fps
              Touch screen No touchscreens Help
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              Shared Competitors

              Advantages

              Disadvantages

              Canon Rebel T3i

              Canon Rebel T3i

              Entry-level DSLR

              $499 - $550 body only

              $549 - $575 with 18-55mm lens

              Overall image quality Has slightly better image quality
              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is significantly heavier
              Nikon D3200

              Nikon D3200

              Entry-level DSLR

              $319 - $831 body only

              $477 with 18-55mm lens

              Overall image quality Has significantly better image quality
              Movie format Records higher quality movies
              Thickness Is thicker
              Weight Is significantly heavier

              Canon EOS Digital Rebel Competitors

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              Canon EOS Digital Rebel XT

              Entry-level DSLR

              $300 body only

              $500 with 18-55mm lens

              Color depth Better color depth
              Size Smaller
              Canon EOS Digital Rebel XTi

              Canon EOS Digital Rebel XTi

              Entry-level DSLR

              $1,000 body only

              $1,600 with 17-85mm lens

              Screen size Much larger screen
              Color depth Better color depth
              Lowest price More expensive
              Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS

              Canon EOS Digital Rebel XS

              Entry-level DSLR

              Screen size Much larger screen
              Color depth Better color depth
              Canon Rebel T5i

              Canon Rebel T5i

              Entry-level DSLR

              $749 - $1,098 with 18-55mm lens

              Screen size Much larger screen
              Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
              Thickness Slightly thicker
              Lowest price Slightly more expensive
              Canon EOS 60D

              Canon EOS 60D

              Pro DSLR

              $699 - $899 body only

              $959 - $999 with 18-135mm lens

              Screen size Much larger screen
              Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
              Size Larger
              Weight Heavier

              Leica D-LUX 2 Competitors

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              Disadvantages

              Leica D-Lux 6

              Leica D-Lux 6

              Pro digicam

              $599 - $698

              Aperture Much wider aperture
              Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
              Size Larger
              Thickness Thicker
              Leica D-LUX 3

              Leica D-Lux 3

              Pro digicam

              $1,289

              Screen size Significantly larger screen
              Movie format Higher resolution movies
              Continuous shooting Shoots slightly slower
              Lowest price Slightly more expensive
              Hasselblad Lunar

              Hasselblad Lunar

              Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

              $6,995 body only

              Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
              Screen size Much larger screen
              Image stabilization No image stabilization
              Lowest price Much more expensive
              Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX1

              Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX1

              Compact

              $613

              Lowest price Cheaper
              Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20

              Panasonic Lumix TS20

              Waterproof

              $119 - $215

              Screen size Larger screen
              Wide angle Better wide angle
              Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
              Continuous shooting Shoots slightly slower

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