Sony NEX 5N vs Leica X2

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Sony NEX-5N

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Reasons to buy the Sony NEX 5N

Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Barely any delay taking photos
Shutter lag
235 ms shutter lag
External flash
External flash
Better lighting
 

Reasons to buy the Leica X2

Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard
External flash
External flash
Better lighting

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Leica X2.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony NEX-5N.

competitors

Sony NEX-5N Competitors

Sony NEX 5R

Sony NEX 5R

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$959 body only

$778 with 18-55mm lens

Focus points More focus points
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Battery life Shorter battery life
Sony Alpha A5000

Sony Alpha A5000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$437 body only

$379 - $399 with 16-50mm lens

Overall image quality Slightly better image quality
True resolution Higher true resolution
Screen resolution Lower resolution screen
Sony Alpha NEX-5

Sony Alpha NEX-5

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$390 body only

$500 with 16-50mm lens

Startup delay Much less startup delay
Shutter lag Much more shutter lag

Leica X2 Competitors

Leica X (Typ 113)

Leica X (Typ 113)

Boutique

$1,995

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Screen size Much larger screen
Size Larger
Fujifilm X100F

Fujifilm X100F

Boutique

$1,299 - $1,300

Screen size Much larger screen
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Weight Heavier
Leica X Vario

Leica X Vario

Boutique

$1,125

Screen size Much larger screen
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Wide angle Significantly worse wide angle

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