Sony Alpha 7SII vs. Leica Q (Typ 116)

Sony Alpha 7SII vs. Leica Q (Typ 116) 1

The cameras main capabilities reflects on their specification. Here we have two cameras, one Sony A7s II and the other is Leica Q. However, two cameras have some incredible specifications, let’s see.

Major Difference

Sony Alpha 7SII vs. Leica Q (Typ 116) Specification Comparison Table.


Features / Models Sony Alpha 7SII Leica Q (Typ 116)
Megapixel 12.2 megapixels 24 megapixels
Sensor size / type Full-Frame (35.8 x 23.9 mm) Full frame (36 x 24 mm)
Low-pass filter Yes Yes
Image processor Bionz X Maestro II
Image stabilization 5-axis Optical
AF System Contrast Detect (sensor) Contrast Detect (sensor)
AF points 169 No
ISO 50-409600 100-50000
Shutter Min/Max 30 sec 1/8000 sec 30 sec 1/16000 sec
Top Continuous Shooting Speed 5fps 10fps
Video 4096 x 2160 (30p) 1920 x 1080 (60p, 30p), 1280 x 720 (30p)
Display Tilting 3″ Rear Touch screen  LCD (921,600) 3″ LCD Touchscreen (1,040,000 pixels)
Viewfinder 100% EVF 100%
Hot-shoe Yes Yes
Wireless Built-in Built-In
Battery Life (CIPA) N/A N/A
Dimensions   Not Specified By Manufacturer 130 x 80 x 93 mm
Weight Not Specified By Manufacturer 640g

Megapixel- A 24-megapixel, full frame, CMOS sensor accurately stuffed into the lens of Leica Q makes it the excellent camera to deliver the highly rich details noise free images. On the other hand the Sony A7S II has sorry looking resolution of only 12.2mp.

Image stabilization- The precise matching of 5-axis IS within the lens of Sony A7s II, corrects camera shake along five axes during shooting, including various unwanted camera shaking problems; angular shake (pitch and yaw) which has the greatest impact on image quality and tends to occur with a telephoto lens, shift shake (X and Y axes) which becomes noticeable as magnification increases, and rotational shake (roll) that often affects night shooting and/or video recording.

AF system-  169 AF points of Sony A7s II for fast, precise focusing with greater accuracy. The Fast Intelligent AF to detect contrast more easily and to provide a great performance in low-light situations.

ISO- Standard ISO 102400, Expandable 409600, which makes the camera a better performer in low light conditions by constantly providing you a solid noise free images. Now look at the Leica q ISO range of 50000 only.

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Shutter speed- It doesn’t even matter how rapid the movement of the desire subject is, the faster shutter speed of 1/16000sec brilliantly capture the subjects. The shutter speed of Sony A7S II is 1/8000sec.

Video– Handsome ability to record full-frame 4K video internally with full pixel readout and no pixel binning, the A7s II, solve some of your some challenging video tasks including Balance of sensitivity, control of plane of focus and incredible image quality make it an especially effective tool for videographers and filmmakers. Whereas, the Leica q offers you to record full HD video only.

Verdicts- Sony A7s II is highly rated camera as the camera has some outstanding specifications that can find a way for your photography passion. So if you want your cash to splurge in any one of two then we suggest Sony A7S II. Though, Leica q is also  great camera.

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