Updated (January, 2013): Compare the Fujifilm FinePix X100s vs Leica D-LUX 5

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Reasons to buy the Fujifilm FinePix X100

Overall image quality
Great image quality
73.0
Color depth
Great color depth
22.9 bits
Low light performance
Low noise at high ISO
1,001 ISO
Sensor size
Large sensor
APS-C 23.6x15.8mm
 

Reasons to buy the Leica D-LUX 5

Wide angle
Wide angle lens
24 mm
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
Lens
Macro focus
Great macro
1 cm
Thickness
Thin
1"
 
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differences

Advantages of the Fujifilm X100

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Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera Yes vs No
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Stitches together multiple photos for a wide perspective
HDR Has in-camera HDR Yes vs No
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Combines multiple exposures to capture high dynamic range
Sensor size Significantly larger sensor APS-C 23.6x15.8mm vs 1/1.6" 8.3x6.2mm
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More than 7x larger sensor
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor CMOS vs CCD
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CMOS-family sensors often produce better quality images
True resolution Higher true resolution 12.2 MP vs 10 MP
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Capture more than 20% more detail in your photos
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity 6,400 ISO vs 3,200 ISO
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The X100's maximum light sensitivity is 1 f-stop better
Continuous shooting Shoots slightly faster 5 fps vs 2.5 fps
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2x faster continuous shooting
Viewfinder Has a viewfinder Optical vs None
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A viewfinder can help save battery life by keeping the screen turned off
Lowest price Cheaper $808.96 vs $1,005.00
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The best price we've seen is $196 cheaper (around 20% less)
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Advantages of the Leica D-LUX 5

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Wide angle Much better wide angle 24 mm vs 35 mm
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More than 30% better wide angle
Image stabilization Image stabilization Lens vs None
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Helps eliminate blur caused by small camera movements
Macro focus Much better macro capability 1 cm vs 10 cm
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Focus on subjects 10x closer to the lens
Size Smaller 110x65x25 mm vs 127x75x54 mm
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2.9x smaller
Screen size Larger screen 3.0" vs 2.8"
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Around 10% larger screen
Thickness Thinner 1" vs 2.1"
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2.2x thinner
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
Aperture Very wide aperture Help
f/2.0
Supports RAW Supports RAW Help
Better editing
External flash Each supports an external flash Help
Better lighting
Lowest price Very expensive Help
X100:$808.96
D-LUX 5:$1,005.00
Interchangeable lenses Built-in lenses only Help
One lens only
Screen flips out No flip-out screens Help
Less flexible
3D Neither camera can take 3D photos Help
No 3d support
Supports 24p No support for 24p Help
Missing that film look
Touch screen No touchscreens Help
More buttons
Movie format Both shoot high resolution HD movies Help
720p @ 30fps
Zoom Poor zoom Help
X100:1x
D-LUX 5:3.8x

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competitors

Shared Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Fujifilm FinePix x20

Fujifilm FinePix x20

Pro digicam

$499 - $598

Movie format Records higher quality movies
Light sensitivity Slightly higher maximum light sensitivity
Thickness Is thicker
Size Is slightly larger
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Pro digicam

$479 - $498

Movie format Records higher quality movies
Screen resolution Has a much higher resolution screen
External flash Doesn't support an external flash
Focus points Has slightly fewer focus points
Leica D-Lux 6

Leica D-Lux 6

Pro digicam

$668 - $999

Aperture Has a slightly wider aperture
Screen resolution Has a significantly higher resolution screen
Thickness Is thicker
Focus points Has slightly fewer focus points
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

Pro digicam

$338 - $398

Aperture Has a slightly wider aperture
Movie format Records higher quality movies
Thickness Is thicker
Focus points Has slightly fewer focus points
Leica X1

Leica X1

Boutique

$2,043

Lowest price Is much more expensive
Macro focus Much worse macro focusing

Fujifilm FinePix X100 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Fujifilm FinePix X100s

Fujifilm FinePix X100s

Boutique

$1,299

Movie format Higher resolution movies
True resolution Higher true resolution
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR
Lowest price More expensive
Fujifilm Finepix X10

Fujifilm Finepix X10

Pro digicam

$323 - $425

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Overall image quality Significantly worse image quality
Color depth Worse color depth
Fujifilm X-E1

Fujifilm X-E1

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$469 - $599 body only

$649 - $799 with 18-55mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Supports 24p Supports 24p
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR
Shutter lag Slightly more shutter lag
Ricoh GR

Ricoh GR

Boutique

$611 - $697

Startup delay Much less startup delay
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramic stitching
Fujifilm X-Pro1

Fujifilm X-Pro1

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$899 - $999 body only

$1,350 with 16225391-32mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Startup delay Much less startup delay
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR
Built-in flash No built-in flash

Leica D-LUX 5 Competitors

Advantages

Disadvantages

Leica D-LUX 4

Leica D-LUX 4

Pro digicam

$799

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Lowest price Cheaper
Light sensitivity (boost) No boost ISO
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Pro digicam

$500

Continuous shooting Shoots faster
Lowest price Cheaper
Size Larger
Thickness Thicker
Leica V-Lux 4

Leica V-Lux 4

Super zoom

$899

External mic jack Has an external mic jack
3D Takes 3D photos
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Size Much larger
Leica D-LUX 3

Leica D-Lux 3

Pro digicam

$1,289

Weight Slightly lighter
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Wide angle Worse wide angle
Leica V-Lux 40

Leica V-Lux 40

Travel zoom

$769

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Aperture Much narrower aperture
Supports RAW No RAW support

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