Pentax MX-1Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
Top 49%1,310 points
Top 49%
Top 45%1,421 points
Top 45%
Pentax MX-1
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Pentax MX-1 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7: 57 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

26.34% more megapixels.
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 a9: 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. weight

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

6. 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.
12800ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO
12800ISO

7. 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

8. video recording

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

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
49% have it

10. 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

11. width

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

12. 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
25% have it

13. volume

10.91% less body volume.
379.54cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
338.1cm³

14. 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

16. thickness

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

17. battery power

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

18. 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

19. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"
3"

20. 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

21. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Pentax MX-1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
23% have it

22. 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

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. 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

25. 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

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