Pentax MX-1Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
Top 49%1,248 points
Top 49%
Top 47%1,294 points
Top 47%
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).
Panono Camera: 108MP

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.
Sony Alpha a7 III: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

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

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.
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

7. video recording

2x better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 60fps

8. weight

122g lighter.
HTC Re: 65.5g

9. 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

10. fastest shutter speed

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

11. 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

12. 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

13. 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

14. width

54.9mm narrower.
DxO One: 26.2mm

16. 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

17. volume

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

18. height

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

19. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Pentax MX-1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
19% have it

20. thickness

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

21. 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

22. 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

23. 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

24. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Pentax MX-1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
65% have it

25. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"

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