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

1. megapixels

20.85% more megapixels.

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
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.

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

5. weight

122g lighter.

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.

7. longer battery life

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

8. video recording

2x better video recording quality.
1080 x 30fps

9. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
Pentax MX-1
49% have it

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

11. 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.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
Pentax MX-1
25% have it

12. width

54.9mm narrower.
122mm

13. height

49.5mm shorter.

14. has a built-in HDR mode

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

15. volume

10.91% less body volume.

16. thickness

5.4mm thinner.

17. battery power

0% more battery power.

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.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
Pentax MX-1
46% have it

19. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
Pentax MX-1
22% have it

20. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

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.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
Pentax MX-1
35% have it

22. 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.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
Pentax MX-1
72% have it

23. Weather sealed

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

24. 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.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
Pentax MX-1
18% have it

25. supports AVCHD format

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7
Pentax MX-1
25% have it

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