Benchmarks Real world tests of M Typ 240 vs M-E Typ 220

Low light image quality Highest ISO setting that still achieves great image quality

M Typ 240
1,860 ISO
M-E Typ 220
787 ISO

Startup delay Delay from power on to first photo

M Typ 240
750 ms
M-E Typ 220
750 ms

Continuous shooting Delay between fully pressing shutter to image capture

M Typ 240
3 fps
M-E Typ 220
2 fps

Color depth The number of variations of color the camera can capture

M Typ 240
24.0 bits
M-E Typ 220
22.7 bits

Dynamic range Maximum range a camera can capture in one image from light to dark

M Typ 240
13.3 ev
M-E Typ 220
11.7 ev

Features Key features of the M Typ 240  vs M-E Typ 220 

Megapixels Maximum resolution images are captured at

M Typ 240
23.7 MP
M-E Typ 220
18.1 MP

Max ISO Maximum light sensitivity of the sensor

M Typ 240
6,400 ISO
M-E Typ 220
2,500 ISO

Screen size Larger screens make it easier to preview and review photos

Viewfinder size Large viewfinders are brighter and more comfortable to use

M Typ 240
M-E Typ 220

Pixel size How much area of the sensor is dedicated to each pixel

M Typ 240
36.5 microns
M-E Typ 220
47.7 microns

Specifications Full list of technical specs


M Typ 240  vs
M-E Typ 220 
Megapixels 23.7 MP 18.1 MP
Resolution 5952 x 3976 5212 x 3472
Size Full frame Full frame
Area 36 x 24 mm 36 x 24 mm
Crop factor 1.0x 1.0x
Pixel size 36.5 microns 47.7 microns
Light sensitivity 200 ISO to 6,400 ISO 80 ISO to 2,500 ISO
Self cleaning sensor No No


Viewfinder mirror None None
Viewfinder Yes Yes
Type Rangefinder Optical
Magnification 0.68x 0.68x
Viewfinder size 0.68x 0.68x
Display type N/A N/A
Display resolution N/A N/A

form factor

Size 139 x 80 x 42 mm 139 x 80 x 37 mm
Thickness 42 mm 37 mm
Weight 680 g 585 g
Is weather sealed Yes No


Includes a GPS No No
Supports HDR No No
Automatic panorama No No
Create realistic 3D images No No
Image stabilization


M Typ 240  vs
M-E Typ 220 
Video 1920 x 1080 @ 25 fps (Quicktime) None
Shoots video in 24p Yes N/A
Shoots high speed video No N/A
Autofocus while shooting video Manual N/A
Autofocus type N/A N/A
Autofocus supports continuous N/A N/A


Size 3" 2.5"
Resolution 920 k dots 230 k dots
Has a touch screen No No
Has a flip out screen No No
Supports live view Yes No


Min 60 s 240 s
Max 1/4000 s 1/4000 s


Max continuous shooting 3 fps 2 fps
Continuous shooting
3 fps
2 fps
Startup delay 750 ms 750 ms
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