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
Great viewfinder
Viewfinder
Tunnel
 

Reasons to buy the Leica D-LUX 5

Wide angle
Wide angle lens
24 mm
Screen size
Large screen
3"
Thickness
Thin
1"

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

Nikon Coolpix P7100

Nikon Coolpix P7100

Pro digicam

$627

Screen size Significantly larger screen
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Supports 24p No 24p support
Canon PowerShot G16

Canon PowerShot G16

Pro digicam

$550

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Supports 24p No 24p support
Canon PowerShot G1X

Canon PowerShot G1X

Boutique

$501 - $1,299

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Battery life Significantly shorter battery life

Leica D-LUX 5 Competitors

Fujifilm XQ1

Fujifilm XQ1

Pro digicam

$391

Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Wide angle Slightly worse wide angle
Leica D-Lux 6

Leica D-Lux 6

Pro digicam

$1,639

Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Lowest price Much more expensive
Leica D-Lux (Typ 109)

Leica D-Lux (Typ 109)

Boutique

$1,095

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Movie format Higher resolution movies
Built-in flash No built-in flash

discussion

Canon PowerShot G12
PowerShot G12
Canon

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Leica D-LUX 5
D-LUX 5
Leica

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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.