There is a difference and it all depends on if you can see what you want in your shot. If you are discerning to the point where minute differences make or break your day, this Leica is the compact of choice.The Leica D-Lux range of cameras represents maximum Leica quality in a minimalist camera form factor. And the D-Lux 5 sets new benchmarks in this class. It is a true Leica, not only in terms of its elegant design but also in its superior Optical performance. The super-fast, f/2 Leica DC Vario-Summicron Lens is ideal for available-light photography. Manual controls and a wide range of accessories ensure that demanding photographers can enjoy enormous creative freedom. The result: images of excellent quality that capture life in rich and natural detail. With such versatile performance in such a compact package.
*International Model - Free U.S. adapter and warranty in country of origin included with this device