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Zeiss ZX1 Alternatives

The ZX1 is placed #4 out of 62 in Large Sensor Compact cameras. Below is a quick summary of the ZX1.

37MP Full frame 800 grams 35mm (f2-22)
Zeiss ZX1 front thumbnailportrait88street71sports65travel65landscape70vlogging31
Portability
67
Imaging
80
Features
62
Overall
72
bigger than average screen (4.34 inches)
boasts touch to focus
built-in touchscreen
delivers RAW formats
does not have phase detect autofocus
does not have selfie friendly display
fixed lens (fixed lens mount)
focal length is fixed (35mm)

Below are numerous competitors to the Zeiss ZX1 listed by their overall rank. You are able to view a thorough review of each camera or a comparison with the Zeiss ZX1 by visiting the links below each camera card. You can also click on the image to take a look at a visual comparison or follow this link to view them all side by side.

#1 Leica Q2 Monochrom
47MP Full frame 734 grams 28mm (f1.7)
Leica Q2 Monochrom front thumbnailportrait89street70sports81travel67landscape78vlogging32
Portability
60
Imaging
83
Features
66
Overall
76
above average flash sync speed (1/500 seconds)
boasts touch to focus
built-in touchscreen
delivers RAW formats
does not have phase detect autofocus
does not have selfie friendly display
fixed lens (fixed lens mount)
fixed screen
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#2 Leica Q2
47MP Full frame 718 grams 28mm (f1.7)
Leica Q2 front thumbnailportrait88street70sports79travel70landscape80vlogging32
Portability
61
Imaging
81
Features
70
Overall
76
above average flash sync speed (1/500 seconds)
boasts touch to focus
built-in touchscreen
delivers RAW formats
does not have phase detect autofocus
does not have selfie friendly display
fixed lens (fixed lens mount)
fixed screen
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#3 Fujifilm X100V
26MP APS-C 478 grams 35mm (f2.0)
Fujifilm X100V front thumbnailportrait83street74sports75travel77landscape74vlogging35
Portability
79
Imaging
73
Features
75
Overall
73
boasts touch to focus
built-in touchscreen
decent sensor size (APS-C)
delivers RAW formats
does not have selfie friendly display
fixed lens (fixed lens mount)
focal length is fixed (35mm)
heavier than average in class (478g)
World's smallest camera makes it into Guinness Book of Records
#4 Sony RX1R II
42MP Full frame 507 grams 35mm (f2.0)
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R II front thumbnailportrait86street73sports64travel60landscape69vlogging34
Portability
78
Imaging
78
Features
65
Overall
72
above average flash sync speed (1/4,000 seconds)
delivers RAW formats
does not have low pass filter
focusing manually
does not have selfie friendly display
fixed lens (fixed lens mount)
focal length is fixed (35mm)
heavier than average in class (507g)
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#5 Canon G1 X III
24MP APS-C 399 grams 24-72mm (f2.8-5.6)
Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III front thumbnailportrait82street86sports77travel73landscape73vlogging35
Portability
82
Imaging
70
Features
74
Overall
71
boasts touch to focus
built-in touchscreen
decently wide (24mm)
decent sensor size (APS-C)
does not have selfie friendly display
fixed lens (fixed lens mount)
lack of headphone jack
lack of mic jack
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#6 Leica Q
24MP Full frame 640 grams 28mm (f1.7)
Leica Q front thumbnailportrait84street68sports70travel64landscape75vlogging32
Portability
63
Imaging
74
Features
64
Overall
70
boasts touch to focus
built-in touchscreen
delivers RAW formats
focusing manually
does not have phase detect autofocus
does not have selfie friendly display
fixed lens (fixed lens mount)
fixed screen
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#7 Leica Q-P
24MP Full frame 640 grams 28mm (f1.7-16)
Leica Q-P front thumbnailportrait86street58sports63travel64landscape67vlogging30
Portability
63
Imaging
77
Features
57
Overall
69
boasts touch to focus
built-in touchscreen
delivers RAW formats
focusing manually
does not have phase detect autofocus
does not have selfie friendly display
fixed lens (fixed lens mount)
fixed screen
Photographer fined '$200,000' for failing to deliver photos
#8 Fujifilm X100F
24MP APS-C 469 grams 35mm (f2.0)
Fujifilm X100F front thumbnailportrait81street66sports70travel77landscape71vlogging36
Portability
79
Imaging
69
Features
69
Overall
69
decent sensor size (APS-C)
delivers RAW formats
does not have low pass filter
focusing manually
does not have selfie friendly display
fixed lens (fixed lens mount)
fixed screen
focal length is fixed (35mm)
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#9 Sony ZV-1
20MP 1" 294 grams 24-70mm (f1.8-2.8)
Sony ZV-1 front thumbnailportrait74street86sports72travel81landscape71vlogging86
Portability
88
Imaging
57
Features
86
Overall
68
boasts touch to focus
built-in touchscreen
decently wide (24mm)
decent sensor size (1")
fixed lens (fixed lens mount)
lack of headphone jack
not so great battery life (260 per charge)
400 Megapixel mode coming to Fujifilm GFX 100