Leica X Vario vs Nikon coolpix A, Leica X features almost same core specification as coolpix A, take a look at the major specification below and share your thoughts with us.
Sensor, Image processor and ISO
Both Leica X Vario and Nikon coolpix A features same resolution and APS-C sensor.
The Nikon coolpix A uses APS-C size sensor and EXPEED 2 processing engine the same one used in Nikon D-SLR cameras, Mo low-pass filter available in coolpix A so you get more sharpness and extremely fine detail. We also have Micro-lenses located above the sensor are arranged to produce natural, edge-to-edge sharpness.
ISO range of Nikon coolpix A touches upto 25600, Leica X Vario limited upto 12500.
Lens and Aperture
NIKKOR prime lens features a focal length of 18.5mm (35mm equivalent: 28mm) for wide-angle shooting, as well as a fast f/2.8 maximum aperture.
Leica X vario features Vario-Elmar 28-70mm f/3.5-6.4 ASPH Zoom Lens (35mm Equiv) , it give you more range but the camera size also increases.
Nikon coolpix A features Image Stabilization and fast F2.8 aperture so you get better low-light performance with Nikon Coolpix A.
Nikon coolpix A features better macro mode compared to Leica X Vario.
Contrast Based AF System
Both camera uses Contrast detect AF system.
Both features same type of display unit – 3.0″ 920k-Dot, Wide-Angle LCD Monitor
Verdict: Both camera features almost same core specification, with Nikon coolpix A you save $1754 (approx), Leica features 2.5X optical zoom + Big body (due to fixed zoom lens) and cost approx $2850K.
Current Price / Buying Links
|Nikon Coolpix A||Leica X Vario|