72points

Leica SL2

75points

Nikon Z7

Leica SL2
Nikon Z7
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86 facts in comparison

Leica SL2 vs Nikon Z7

Leica SL2
Nikon Z7

Why is Leica SL2 better than Nikon Z7?

  • 0.7% larger sensor
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    36 x 24mmvs35.9 x 23.9mm
  • 2.84% more megapixels (main camera)
    ?

    47MPvs45.7MP
  • 40shots longer battery life
    ?

    370shotsvs330shots
  • 2.22x faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
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    20fpsvs9fps
  • 2x better video recording quality (main camera)
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    2160 x 60fpsvs2160 x 30fps
  • Has dual card slots
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  • 1770s longer exposure time
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    1800svs30s
  • 27.82% less body volume
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    656.12cm³vs909.0225cm³

Why is Nikon Z7 better than Leica SL2?

  • 268 more focus points
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    493vs225
  • 2.05x higher maximum light sensitivity
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    102400 ISOvs50000 ISO
  • Has a flip-out screen
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  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
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  • Has phase-detection autofocus for photos
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  • 160g lighter
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    675gvs835g
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
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Price comparison

Leica SL2

Buy used:

$379.00

ProductStorePrice
Leica SL2 AmazonLeica SL2 47MP Mirrorless Full-Frame Cam...Leica SL2 47MP Mirrorless Full-Frame Camera (Body Only)
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$5,950.02
Leica SL2 AmazonLeica SL2 Mirrorless Camera Body
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$5,950.02
Leica SL2 AmazonLeica D-LUX 7 4K Compact Camera
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$1,194.98
Leica SL2 AmazonLeica SL2 Mirrorless Digital Camera (Bod...Leica SL2 Mirrorless Digital Camera (Body Only) (10854) + 64GB Extreme Pro Card + Card Reader + Case + Cleaning Set + Memory Wallet - Starter Bundle
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$5,969.95
Leica SL2 AmazonLeica V-Lux (Typ 114) 20 Megapixel Digit...Leica V-Lux (Typ 114) 20 Megapixel Digital Camera with 3-Inch LCD (18194)
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$1,069.99
Leica SL2 AmazonLeica D-Lux (Type 109) 12.8 Megapixel Di...Leica D-Lux (Type 109) 12.8 Megapixel Digital Camera with 3.0-Inch LCD (Black) (18471)
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$1,349.00
Leica SL2 AmazonLeica V-Lux 5 20MP Superzoom Digital Cam...Leica V-Lux 5 20MP Superzoom Digital Camera with 9.1-146mm f/2.8-4 ASPH Lens (Black)
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$1,395.00
Leica SL2 AmazonLeica TL2 Mirrorless Camera with 18mm F2...Leica TL2 Mirrorless Camera with 18mm F2.8 ELMARIT Lens - Black
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$2,375.75
Leica SL2 AmazonLeica CL 24MP Mirrorless Digital Camera ...Leica CL 24MP Mirrorless Digital Camera with Vario-Elmar-TL 18-56mm f/3.5-5.6 Aspherical Lens, Silver Finish
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$3,650.00
Leica SL2 aliexpressSHOTEN adapter for M42 mount lens to Lei...SHOTEN adapter for M42 mount lens to Leica T TL TL2 CL SL SL2 Panasonic S1 S1R S1H Sigma fp L Lenses
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$53.82
Leica SL2 aliexpressPEIPRO NF-L Mount for Nikon Lens to L Mo...PEIPRO NF-L Mount for Nikon Lens to L Mount Cameras Close Focus Adapter for LUMIX S1/S1R SIGMA fp lieca SL/SL2 T L mount cameras
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$89.99
Leica SL2 aliexpressPL to T SL Lens Mount Adapter Ring for C...PL to T SL Lens Mount Adapter Ring for Cine PL Lens and Leica T TL TL2 CL SL SL2 S1 S1R FP L Mount Camera Body
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$135.00
Leica SL2 aliexpressMacro adapter SHOTEN adapter Close Focus...Macro adapter SHOTEN adapter Close Focus for Lecia M mount lens to Leica T TL TL2 CL SL SL2 Panasonic S1 S1R S1H Sigma fp L
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$238.00
Leica SL2 aliexpressSHOTEN adapter for Nikon F mount lens to...SHOTEN adapter for Nikon F mount lens to Leica T TL TL2 CL SL SL2 Panasonic S1 S1R S1H Sigma fp L Lenses
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$53.82

Nikon Z7

ProductStorePrice
Nikon Z7 AmazonNikon Z7 Full-Frame Mirrorless Interchan...Nikon Z7 Full-Frame Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Camera with 45.7MP Resolution, Body, Black, 1591
Amazon logo
$2,496.95

Design

1.Has a flip-out screen
Leica SL2
Nikon Z7
Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.
4.weight

835g

675g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
With 100% coverage, you can compose the image correctly when you capture the photo. With less than full coverage, you may have to crop your photos afterward to get them looking perfect.
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.

Optics

1.sensor size

36 x 24mm

35.9 x 23.9mm

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
4.maximum light sensitivity

50000 ISO

102400 ISO

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
6.has AF tracking
Leica SL2
Nikon Z7
With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 60fps

2160 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
A phase-detection autofocus system is faster than a contrast detection autofocus system. Even when recording scenes with a lot of fast movements, the videos are sharp and clear.
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
4.Has timelapse function
Leica SL2
Nikon Z7
A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky.
5.has a 24p cinema mode
Leica SL2
Nikon Z7
24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Slow-motion is an artistic video effect that makes time seem to go slower. It is achieved by recording a video at a higher frame-rate than the standard playback rate of 24fps or 30fps. Frame rates for slow-motion videos vary between 60fps and 960fps.

Audio

1.has a stereo microphone
Leica SL2
Nikon Z7
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
2.has a microphone input
Leica SL2
Nikon Z7
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
4.Has a zoom microphone
Leica SL2
Nikon Z7
Zoom microphones record high-quality audio and enable you to record sound from a distance. They can be useful for recording meetings, lectures, and presentations.
5.has stereo speakers
Leica SL2
Nikon Z7
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Battery

1.Battery life (CIPA)

370shots

330shots

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
2.has a removable battery
Leica SL2
Nikon Z7
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.has wireless charging
Leica SL2
Nikon Z7
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Features

1.supports Wi-Fi
Leica SL2
Nikon Z7
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
2.Has a remote control
Leica SL2
Nikon Z7
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
5.has an HDMI output
Leica SL2
Nikon Z7
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.

Price comparison

Leica SL2

Buy used:

$379.00

ProductStorePrice
Leica SL2 AmazonLeica SL2 47MP Mirrorless Full-Frame Cam...Leica SL2 47MP Mirrorless Full-Frame Camera (Body Only)
Amazon logo
$5,950.02
Leica SL2 AmazonLeica SL2 Mirrorless Camera Body
Amazon logo
$5,950.02
Leica SL2 AmazonLeica D-LUX 7 4K Compact Camera
Amazon logo
$1,194.98
Leica SL2 AmazonLeica SL2 Mirrorless Digital Camera (Bod...Leica SL2 Mirrorless Digital Camera (Body Only) (10854) + 64GB Extreme Pro Card + Card Reader + Case + Cleaning Set + Memory Wallet - Starter Bundle
Amazon logo
$5,969.95
Leica SL2 AmazonLeica V-Lux (Typ 114) 20 Megapixel Digit...Leica V-Lux (Typ 114) 20 Megapixel Digital Camera with 3-Inch LCD (18194)
Amazon logo
$1,069.99
Leica SL2 AmazonLeica D-Lux (Type 109) 12.8 Megapixel Di...Leica D-Lux (Type 109) 12.8 Megapixel Digital Camera with 3.0-Inch LCD (Black) (18471)
Amazon logo
$1,349.00
Leica SL2 AmazonLeica V-Lux 5 20MP Superzoom Digital Cam...Leica V-Lux 5 20MP Superzoom Digital Camera with 9.1-146mm f/2.8-4 ASPH Lens (Black)
Amazon logo
$1,395.00
Leica SL2 AmazonLeica TL2 Mirrorless Camera with 18mm F2...Leica TL2 Mirrorless Camera with 18mm F2.8 ELMARIT Lens - Black
Amazon logo
$2,375.75
Leica SL2 AmazonLeica CL 24MP Mirrorless Digital Camera ...Leica CL 24MP Mirrorless Digital Camera with Vario-Elmar-TL 18-56mm f/3.5-5.6 Aspherical Lens, Silver Finish
Amazon logo
$3,650.00
Leica SL2 aliexpressSHOTEN adapter for M42 mount lens to Lei...SHOTEN adapter for M42 mount lens to Leica T TL TL2 CL SL SL2 Panasonic S1 S1R S1H Sigma fp L Lenses
aliexpress logo
$53.82
Leica SL2 aliexpressPEIPRO NF-L Mount for Nikon Lens to L Mo...PEIPRO NF-L Mount for Nikon Lens to L Mount Cameras Close Focus Adapter for LUMIX S1/S1R SIGMA fp lieca SL/SL2 T L mount cameras
aliexpress logo
$89.99
Leica SL2 aliexpressPL to T SL Lens Mount Adapter Ring for C...PL to T SL Lens Mount Adapter Ring for Cine PL Lens and Leica T TL TL2 CL SL SL2 S1 S1R FP L Mount Camera Body
aliexpress logo
$135.00
Leica SL2 aliexpressMacro adapter SHOTEN adapter Close Focus...Macro adapter SHOTEN adapter Close Focus for Lecia M mount lens to Leica T TL TL2 CL SL SL2 Panasonic S1 S1R S1H Sigma fp L
aliexpress logo
$238.00
Leica SL2 aliexpressSHOTEN adapter for Nikon F mount lens to...SHOTEN adapter for Nikon F mount lens to Leica T TL TL2 CL SL SL2 Panasonic S1 S1R S1H Sigma fp L Lenses
aliexpress logo
$53.82

Nikon Z7

ProductStorePrice
Nikon Z7 AmazonNikon Z7 Full-Frame Mirrorless Interchan...Nikon Z7 Full-Frame Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Camera with 45.7MP Resolution, Body, Black, 1591
Amazon logo
$2,496.95

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