Sony NEX 5N vs Leica X2

Winner
Sony NEX-5N

47

Leica X2

45

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony NEX 5N

Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Takes 3D photos
3D
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
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
 

Reasons to buy the Leica X2

Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard

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

$400 body only

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

Sony Alpha A5000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$287 body only

$398 with 16-50mm lens

True resolution Higher true resolution
Overall image quality Slightly better image quality
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$448 body only

$598 with 16-50mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
3D Doesn't take 3D photos

Leica X2 Competitors

Fujifilm FinePix X100T

Fujifilm FinePix X100T

Boutique

$956 - $1,299

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Wide angle Much worse wide angle
Olympus PEN-F

Olympus PEN-F

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,199 body only

$1,535 with 17mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Screen size Significantly larger screen
Built-in flash No built-in flash
Leica X Vario

Leica X Vario

Boutique

$1,730 - $1,875

Screen size Significantly larger screen
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Aperture Narrower aperture

discussion

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