Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 vs Leica X1

Winner
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8

71

Leica X1

53

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8

Shoots UHD movies
Movie format
UHD @ 30fps
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
Shoot in extreme weather
 

Reasons to buy the Leica X1

Size
Really small
Compact (124×60×32 mm)
Thickness
Thin
1.3"
Weight
Light-weight
306 g
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Leica X1.

competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 Competitors

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Canon EOS M50 (EOS Kiss M)

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Screen type Doesn't have an OLED screen
Canon EOS M10

Canon EOS M10

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$599 with 15-45mm lens

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Size Smaller
Movie format Lower resolution movies
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G85

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G85

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$695 - $698 with 12-60mm lens

Built-in flash Built-in flash
Lowest price Slightly cheaper
Screen type Doesn't have an OLED screen

Leica X1 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Sensor type Has a CCD-family sensor
Leica X2

Leica X2

Boutique

$1,648

True resolution Higher true resolution
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Size Larger
Nikon 1 J2

Nikon 1 J2

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$237 with 10-30mm lens

Continuous shooting Shoots much faster
Screen size Significantly larger screen
External flash No external flash support

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