Leica TL vs Nikon D3500 Comparison

Let’s compare the Leica TL vs Nikon D3500.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Leica TL and Nikon D3500. Both cameras have APS-C sensors but Leica TL has a 16.3 MP and Nikon D3500 has a 24.2 MP resolution.

  Leica TL Nikon D3500
  Leica TL Front Nikon D3500 Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Leica Nikon
Megapixels 16.3 24.2
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format APS-C APS-C
SLR Type Mirrorless Dslr
Crop Factor 1.5x 1.5x
AA Filter None None
Image Resolution 4944 x 3278 (16.2 MP, Other) 6000 x 4000 (24.0 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 12500 Min 100 - Max 25600
Full ISO Settings Auto, 100 - 12500 Auto, 100 - 25600
Startup Time 0.4 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection: Single point, multiple point, spot, face detection, touch AF OVF: Nikon Multi-CAM 1000 11-Area Phase Detection, 1 cross-type, 10 line-type; Contrast-detect AF in Live View mode
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, 100 - 12500 Auto, 100 - 25600
Shutter Speed Range 1/4000 - 30 sec 1/4000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode No Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 12 100
AW Buffer Size 13
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.7 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,229,760 dots (409,920 px) 921,600 dots (307,200 px)
Touchscreen Yes No
Articulating Screen No No
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen No No
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking No No
Viewfinder No / LCD Optical / LCD
Viewfinder Type Optional Leica Visoflex Electronic Viewfinder SLR type; eye-level pentamirror, 95% coverage, 0.85x mag., 18mm eyepoint, -1.7 to +0.5 diopter, Type B BriteView Clear Matte Mark VII screen
Focus Peaking No No
Video Features
Video Resolution 1920x1080 (30p) 1920x1080 (60p/50p/30p/25p/24p)
Video File Format MP4 with stereo audio MOV (Video: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC; Audio: Monaural Linear PCM)
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack No No
Headphone Jack No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/180 1/200
Internal connections Leica flash interface with integrated connection for accessories Type-C Mini HDMI with CEC, USB 2.0
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes No
NFC No No
Bluetooth No Yes
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 1550 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 13.5 oz (384 g) includes batteries 21.7 oz (615 g) includes batteries, kit lens
Size 5.3 x 2.7 x 1.3 in. (134 x 69 x 33 mm) 4.9 x 3.8 x 2.7 in. (124 x 97 x 70 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $1,224.00 Buy from Amazon for $396.95
Release Date 2016-11-15 2018-09-15