Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7 vs Pentax MX-1

Winner
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

49

Pentax MX-1

46

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/1.4
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
120 fps
In-camera panoramas
Panorama
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Takes 3D photos
3D
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
 

Reasons to buy the Pentax MX-1

Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/8000 of a second
Aperture
Wide aperture
f/1.8
Macro focus
Great macro
1.0 cm

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7.
Explore our gallery of 12 sample photos taken by the Pentax MX-1.

competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100

Boutique

$594 - $798

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Built-in flash No built-in flash
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Pro digicam

$498

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Dynamic range More dynamic range
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Pro digicam

$599

Sensor size Slightly larger sensor
Battery life Longer battery life
Dynamic range Less dynamic range

Pentax MX-1 Competitors

Fujifilm X30

Fujifilm X30

Pro digicam

$400 - $499

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Supports 24p Supports 24p
Aperture Narrower aperture
Fujifilm X70

Fujifilm X70

Boutique

$650 - $699

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Pentax Q

Pentax Q

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$170 body only

$297 with 5-15mm lens

Interchangeable lenses Has interchangeable lenses
Size Smaller
Dynamic range Less dynamic range

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