Leica D-LUX 5 vs Nikon D5100

Leica D-LUX 5
Nikon D5100

Reasons to buy the Leica D-LUX 5

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

Reasons to buy the Nikon D5100

Overall image quality
Great image quality
80.0
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone

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

Leica D-LUX 5 Competitors

Leica D-Lux (Typ 109)

Leica D-Lux (Typ 109)

Boutique

$1,095

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Supports 24p Supports 24p
Size Larger
Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50

Travel zoom

$279 - $319

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Zoom More zoom
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Leica D-LUX 4

Leica D-LUX 4

Pro digicam

$899

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Lowest price Slightly cheaper
Fastest shutter speed Slower max shutter speed

Nikon D5100 Competitors

Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200

Entry-level DSLR

$299 body only

$419 with 18-55mm lens

Overall image quality Better image quality
Color depth Better color depth
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out
Nikon D5600

Nikon D5600

Entry-level DSLR

$620 - $647 body only

$619 - $747 with 18-55mm lens

Screen size Significantly larger screen
Built-in focus motor Has a built-in focus motor
Lowest price Slightly more expensive
Nikon D3300

Nikon D3300

Entry-level DSLR

$405 body only

$399 - $447 with 18-55mm lens

Overall image quality Better image quality
Color depth Better color depth
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out

discussion

Leica D-LUX 5
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