Sony Alpha ILCA-A99 II vs Leica X-U (Typ 113) Comparison

Let’s compare the Sony Alpha ILCA-A99 II vs Leica X-U (Typ 113).

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Sony Alpha ILCA-A99 II and Leica X-U (Typ 113). While Sony Alpha ILCA-A99 II has 35mm sensor, Leica X-U (Typ 113) has APS-C sensor and 42.4 has a 42.4 MP and Leica X-U (Typ 113) has a 16.2 MP resolution.

  Sony Alpha ILCA-A99 II Leica X-U (Typ 113)
  Sony Alpha ILCA-A99 II Front Leica X-U (Typ 113) Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Sony Leica
Megapixels 42.4 16.2
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 35mm APS-C
SLR Type Dslr Mirrorless
Crop Factor 1.0x n/a
AA Filter None Fixed
Image Resolution 7952 x 5304 (42.2 MP, 3:2) 4944 x 3278 (16.2 MP, Other)
Body Image Stabilization Yes No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 25600 Min 100 - Max 12500
Full ISO Settings AUTO (ISO 100-6400, selectable lower limit and upper limit), ISO 100 - 25600, expandable to ISO 50 - 102400 Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12500
Startup Time 1.2 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type TTL Phase-detection AF: Dedicated CCD line sensors: 79 points (15 cross-type points, F2.8- sensitive at the center point); Focal Plane Phase Detection: 399 points (323 selectable points, 79 hybrid-cross auto focus points*) * When Hybrid Phase Detection AF is activated Contrast Detection: 1-point, 11-point, spot, face detection
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode AUTO (ISO 100-6400, selectable lower limit and upper limit), ISO 100 - 25600, expandable to ISO 50 - 102400 Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12500
Shutter Speed Range 1/8000 - 30 sec 1/2000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode Yes No
JPEG Buffer Size 61 7
AW Buffer Size 25
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,228,800 dots (307,200 px) 920,000 dots
Touchscreen No No
Articulating Screen Yes No
Tilt Swivel Screen Yes No
Selfie Screen Yes No
Top Deck Display Yes No
Focus Peaking Yes No
Viewfinder EVF / LCD No / LCD
Viewfinder Type EVF: 1.3cm (0.5-inch) 2.4M-dot XGA color OLED, 100% coverage, 0.78x magnification, -4.0 to +3.0 diopter, eyepoint 23mm from the eyepiece lens/18.5mm from the eyepiece frame at -1 m-1 (CIPA standard), eye sensor
Focus Peaking Yes No
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/25p/24p) 1920x1080 (30p)
Video File Format XAVC S / AVCHD 2.0 / MP4; Audio: LPCM / Dolby Digital (AC-3) / MPEG-4 AAC-LC, stereo MP4 with stereo audio
Memory Card Type MS PRO Duo / SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot Yes No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack Yes No
Headphone Jack Yes No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash No Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/250 1/2000
Internal connections Multi-Terminal Micro USB (with remote support), Type-D Micro HDMI (can output up to 4K/30p 8-bit 4:2:2) ; Microphone and Headphone jacks, DC input terminal
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes No
NFC Yes No
Bluetooth Yes No
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 390 shots
Battery Types NP-FM500H Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 29.9 oz (849 g) 22.4 oz (635 g) includes batteries
Size 5.6 x 4.1 x 3.0 in. (143 x 104 x 76 mm) 5.5 x 3.1 x 3.5 in. (140 x 79 x 88 mm)
Price
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Release Date 2016-11-30 2015-01-31