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Pentax MX-1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
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Top 48%1,287 points
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Pentax MX-1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
Top specs and features

Pentax MX-1 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7: 57 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

26.34% more megapixels (main camera).
12.76MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
10.1MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
7.44 x 5.58mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm
7.44 x 5.58mm

3. focus points

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.
25
Sony Alpha a7 III: 693
23

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
6fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
11fps

5. maximum light sensitivity

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.
12800 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO
12800 ISO

6. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
290shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
330shots

7. video recording (main camera)

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.
1080 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 60fps

8. weight

122g lighter.
391g
HTC Re: 65.5g
269g

9. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/8000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s
1/4000s

10. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Pentax MX-1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
50% have it

11. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Pentax MX-1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
46% have it

12. has AF tracking

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.
Pentax MX-1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
72% have it

13. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Pentax MX-1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
26% have it

14. battery power

0% more battery power.
1250mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh
1250mAh

15. has a 24p cinema mode

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Pentax MX-1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
26% have it

16. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Pentax MX-1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
20% have it

17. width

54.9mm narrower.
122mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
67.1mm

18. volume

10.91% less body volume.
379.54cm³
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³
338.1cm³

19. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Pentax MX-1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
24% have it

20. height

49.5mm shorter.
61mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
110.5mm

21. has sensor shift stabilization

With sensor shift, the image sensor (rather than the lens) moves to counterbalance any vibration of the camera. This means the image will be stabilised regardless of what lens is being used.
Pentax MX-1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
18% have it

22. has a two-stage shutter

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
Pentax MX-1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
54% have it

23. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Pentax MX-1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
35% have it

24. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Pentax MX-1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
45% have it

25. thickness

5.4mm thinner.
51mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
45.6mm

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