Nikon D5100 vs Leica D-LUX 5

Nikon D5100
Leica D-LUX 5

Reasons to buy the Nikon D5100

Flip-out screen
Screen flips out
Great for movies
In-camera HDR
HDR
Combines multiple exposures
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Autofocuses shooting video
Badge
Contrast detection
 

Reasons to buy the Leica D-LUX 5

Size
Really small
Compact (110×65×25 mm)
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Thickness
Thin
1"
Weight
Light-weight
271 g

galleries

Explore our gallery of 17 sample photos taken by the Leica D-LUX 5.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Nikon D5100.

competitors

Nikon D5100 Competitors

Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$299 body only

$349 - $397 with 18-55mm lens

Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
True resolution Higher true resolution
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR
Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200

Entry-level DSLR

$249 body only

$329 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

True resolution Higher true resolution
Startup delay Slightly less startup delay
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR
Nikon D5200

Nikon D5200

Entry-level DSLR

$359 body only

$418 with 18-55mm lens

True resolution Higher true resolution
Overall image quality Better image quality
Battery life Shorter battery life

Leica D-LUX 5 Competitors

Leica D-Lux 6

Leica D-Lux 6

Pro digicam

$1,017

3D Takes 3D photos
Aperture Wider aperture
Size Larger
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Pro digicam

$599

Continuous shooting Shoots faster
Lowest price Slightly cheaper
Size Slightly larger
Leica D-LUX 4

Leica D-LUX 4

Pro digicam

$990

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Light sensitivity (boost) No boost ISO

discussion

Nikon D5100
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Leica D-LUX 5
D-LUX 5
Leica

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