Canon PowerShot G12 vs Leica D-LUX 5

Canon PowerShot G12
Leica D-LUX 5

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G12

24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
Flip-out screen
Screen flips out
Great for movies
 

Reasons to buy the Leica D-LUX 5

Wide angle
Wide angle lens
24 mm

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot G12.
Explore our gallery of 17 sample photos taken by the Leica D-LUX 5.

competitors

Canon PowerShot G12 Competitors

Canon PowerShot G16

Canon PowerShot G16

Pro digicam

$500

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out
Canon PowerShot G15

Canon PowerShot G15

Pro digicam

$680

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out
Placeholder

Canon PowerShot G5

Pro digicam

$899

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Wide angle Much worse wide angle

Leica D-LUX 5 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100

Boutique

$598 - $600

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Built-in flash No built-in flash
Leica D-LUX 3

Leica D-Lux 3

Pro digicam

$1,049

Lowest price Cheaper
Weight Slightly lighter
Wide angle Much worse wide angle
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ3

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ3

Travel zoom

Aperture Much narrower aperture

discussion

Canon PowerShot G12
PowerShot G12
Canon

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Leica D-LUX 5
D-LUX 5
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Avatar for Am0108 Am0108 (8:05 PM, October 12, 2011)
If you include the free Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Software that comes with the Leica D Lux 5, you actually get a better camera for relatively the same price.