In this review, we will be comparing X100V and Q Typ 116, two Large Sensor Compact cameras from Fujifilm and Leica. Fujifilm X100V was introduced to market in February 2020 and Leica Q was launched in June 2015. As you can see, Q Typ 116 is 5 years older than X100V. Let's see if this age difference between two cameras makes a big difference.
We can expect this to be a close match up because both models are ranked amongst the best in Large Sensor Compact cameras. Out of 63 cameras in this class, Fujifilm X100V is ranked #4
with an overall score of 77 and Leica Q is ranked #5
with an overall score of 77.
Here is a brief look at the main features of Fujifilm X100V and Leica Q before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Fujifilm X100V and Leica Q compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.