Leica X2 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1

Winner
Leica X2

48

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1

35

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Leica X2

Wide angle lens
Wide angle
24 mm
CMOS Sensor
Sensor type
Better in low light
External flash
External flash
Better lighting
 

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1

Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
1400 ms startup delay
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
259 ms shutter lag

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Leica X2.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1.

competitors

Leica X2 Competitors

Leica X1

Leica X1

Boutique

$1,480

Size Smaller
Thickness Thinner
True resolution Lower true resolution
Fujifilm FinePix X100T

Fujifilm FinePix X100T

Boutique

$990 - $1,099

Screen size Much larger screen
Aperture Wider aperture
Wide angle Much worse wide angle
Fujifilm FinePix X100s

Fujifilm FinePix X100s

Boutique

$776

Aperture Wider aperture
Screen size Larger screen
Wide angle Much worse wide angle

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1 Competitors

Nikon D5500

Nikon D5500

Entry-level DSLR

$479 - $597 body only

$549 - $697 with 18-55mm lens

Overall image quality Much better image quality
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Size Larger
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$283 body only

$359 with 14-42mm lens

Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Size Slightly smaller
Startup delay Much more startup delay
Panasonic Lumix DC-GX850 (Lumix DC-GX800 / Lumix DC-GF9)

Panasonic Lumix DC-GX850 (Lumix DC-GX800 / Lumix DC-GF9)

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Fastest shutter speed Much slower max shutter speed

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Leica X2
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