Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II vs Leica Q2 Comparison

Let’s compare the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II vs Leica Q2.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II and Leica Q2. Both cameras have 35mm sensors but Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II has a 42.4 MP and Leica Q2 has a 47.3 MP resolution.

  Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II Leica Q2
  Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II Front Leica Q2 Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Sony Leica
Megapixels 42.4 47.3
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 35mm 35mm
SLR Type Point & Shoot Point & Shoot
Crop Factor 1.0x 1.0x
AA Filter Optional None
Image Resolution 7952 x 5304 (42.2 MP, 3:2) 8368 x 5584 (46.7 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 25600 Min 50 - Max 50000
Full ISO Settings ISO 100-25600 (1/3 EV steps, expandable to 50-102400), Auto (100-25600 with selectable upper/lower limits); Multi Frame NR: 100-102400 (1 EV steps), Auto (100-102400 with selectable upper/lower limits) Auto, ISO 50 to 50,000
Startup Time 1.5 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Fast Hybrid AF (phase-detection/contrast-detection): Wide (399 points for PDAF, 25 points for CDAF), Center, Flexible Spot (S/M/L), Expand Flexible Spot, Lock-on AF (Wide / Center / Flexible Spot (S/M/L), Expand Flexible Spot) Contrast-detect AF: Single zone (adjustable), multi-field (49 zones), face recognition, subject tracking, optional setting/shutter release by touching the monitor; Manual focus with focus peaking and magnification available
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode ISO 100-25600 (1/3 EV steps, expandable to 50-102400), Auto (100-25600 with selectable upper/lower limits); Multi Frame NR: 100-102400 (1 EV steps), Auto (100-102400 with selectable upper/lower limits) Auto, ISO 50 to 50,000
Shutter Speed Range 1/4000 - 30 sec 1/40000 - 60 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 24
AW Buffer Size 23
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,228,800 dots (307,200 px) 1,040,000 dots
Touchscreen No Yes
Articulating Screen Yes No
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen No No
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder EVF / LCD EVF / LCD
Viewfinder Type 0.39-type, 2.36M-dot XGA OLED, 100% coverage, 0.74x magnification, 18.4mm eyepoint (CIPA), -4.0 to +3.0m-1 diopter EVF: 3.68M-dot eq. LCoS, 100% coverage, 4:3 aspect ratio, -4 to +3 diopter, 21mm eye relief, eye sensor
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 1920x1080 (60p/60i/50p/50i/30p/25p/24p) 4096x2160 (24p)
Video File Format XAVC S / AVCHD 2.0 / MP4; Audio: LPCM / Dolby Digital (AC-3) / MPEG-4 AAC-LC, stereo MPEG-4 with AAC stereo audio
Memory Card Type MS Duo / MS PRO Duo / SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack Yes No
Headphone Jack No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash No No
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/2000 1/500
Internal connections Multi Micro USB, Micro HDMI (Type D), 3.5mm stereo microphone jack
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC Yes No
Bluetooth No Yes
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 200 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 17.9 oz (507 g) includes batteries 25.3 oz (718 g) includes batteries
Size 4.5 x 2.6 x 2.8 in. (113 x 65 x 72 mm) 5.1 x 3.1 x 3.6 in. (130 x 80 x 92 mm)
Price
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Release Date 2015-11-15 2019-03-15