Sigma DP2 Quattro Review

Overall Score

52

Main Features

  • 20 MP APS-C CMOS (Foveon X3) Sensor
  • 45 mm (1x) F2.8 Zoom Lens
  • 100 - 6400 ISO
  • 3" Fixed Screen
  • 3 fps continuous shooting
  • Built-In Wireless
  • 161 x 67 x 82 mm, 395g.
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Sigma DP2 Quattro Overview


First introduced in February, 2014, Sigma DP2 Quattro is a 20 MP Compact with a APS-C (23.5 x 15.7 mm) sized CMOS (Foveon X3) sensor.


Proc and Cons of Sigma DP2 Quattro


Get to know this camera closer. Let's look at the features and characteristics of this model. Compare Sigma DP2 Quattro with competitors in large sensor compact cameras.

Pros
Built-in Wireless
AF Face Detection
20MP High Resolution Sensor
3.0 fps Continuous Shooting
Manual Exposure Mode
9 Focus Points
External Flash
RAW Support
920k dots Screen Resolution
Manual Focus
Timelapse Recording
Focus Bracketing
Cons
No Bluetooth
No Touch Screen
No Image Stabilization
No Built-in Viewfinder
No Articulating Screen
No Full HD Video
No Environmental Sealing
Slow Continuous Shooting: 920 fps
Type Scores

Sigma DP2 Quattro has an Overall Score of 52/100 and ranked #136 out of 802 in Compact cameras, and ranked #468 out of 1222 in all cameras.

Sigma DP2 Quattro Scores
Imaging score
55
Features score
42
Value for money score
67
Portability score
84
Overall score
52
Average Scores in Large Sensor Compact
Imaging Score
49
Features Score
59
Value For Money Score
70
Portability Score
85
Overall score
59

Physical Dimensions of Sigma DP2 Quattro


Sigma DP2 Quattro weighs 395g and has external dimensions of 161 x 67 x 82mm (6.34 x 2.64 x 3.23"). Considering that the average weight of Large Sensor Compact cameras is 389g, Sigma DP2 Quattro is 6 grams more than the average weight of cameras in this category. Sigma DP2 Quattro is more by 46mm more than the average length in Large Sensor Compact.

Weight Comparison
Large Sensor Compact Cameras


Sigma DP2 Quattro
395g
Average weight
389g
Min weight
206g
Max weight
1040g

Thickness Comparison
Large Sensor Compact Cameras


Sigma DP2 Quattro
82mm
Average Thickness
54mm
Min Thickness
31mm
Max Thickness
122mm

Here is the front and top view image of Sigma DP2 Quattro with the dimensions:

Sigma DP2 Quattro

Size Compared to Major Competitors


Model Weight DP2 Quattro Dimensions DP2 Quattro
Sigma DP2 Merrill Sigma DP2 Merrill 330 g 395 g 122 x 67 x 59 mm 161 x 67 x 82 mm
Sigma DP3 Merrill Sigma DP3 Merrill 330 g 395 g 122 x 67 x 59 mm 161 x 67 x 82 mm
Sigma DP1 Merrill Sigma DP1 Merrill 330 g 395 g 122 x 67 x 64 mm 161 x 67 x 82 mm
Ricoh GR Ricoh GR 245 g 395 g 117 x 61 x 35 mm 161 x 67 x 82 mm
Fujifilm X100T Fujifilm X100T 440 g 395 g 127 x 74 x 52 mm 161 x 67 x 82 mm
Sigma sd Quattro Sigma Quattro 625 g 395 g 147 x 95 x 91 mm 161 x 67 x 82 mm
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100 Panasonic LX100 393 g 395 g 115 x 66 x 55 mm 161 x 67 x 82 mm
Ricoh GR II Ricoh GR II 251 g 395 g 117 x 63 x 35 mm 161 x 67 x 82 mm

Specifications of Sigma DP2 Quattro


General
Brand Sigma
Model DP2 Quattro
Announced February, 2014
Body Type Large sensor compact
Lens
Lens Mount fixed lens
Manual Focus
Focal Lens Multiplier
Number of Lenses 0
Macro Focus Range n/a
Screen
Screen Size 3"
Screen Type Fixed
Screen Resolution 920k pixels
Touch Screen
Live View
Viewfinder
Viewfinder None
Viewfinder Resolution no electronic viewfinder
Viewfinder Coverage n/a%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.0
Autofocus
AF Touch
AF Continuous
AF Single
AF Tracking
AF Selective
AF Center
AF Multi Area
AF Live View
AF Face Detection
AF Contrast Detection
AF Phase Detection
Number of Focus Points 9
Number of Cross Focus Points 0
Photography Features
RAW Support
Min Shutter Speed 1/30 sec
Max Shutter Speed 1/2000 sec
Continuous Shooting 3.0 fps
Shutter Priority
Aperture Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Exposure Compensation
Custom White Balance
Image Stabilization
Built-in Flash
Flash Range no built-in flash
Flash Modes no built-in flash
External Flash
AE Bracketing
AE Bracketing Range ± EV
WB Bracketing
Sensor
Sensor Size APS-C
Sensor Type CMOS (Foveon X3)
Sensor Dimensions - mm
Sensor Area 0.0 mm²
Sensor Resolution 20 MP
Max Image Resolution 5424 x 3616
Max Native ISO 6400
Min Native ISO 100
Max Boosted ISO 0
Min Boosted ISO 0
Video Features
4K
Max Video Resolution None
Video Formats
Timelapse Recording
Microphone Port
Headphone Port
Exposure Modes
Multi-Segment
Average
Spot
Partial
AF-Area
Center Weighted
Connectivity
GPS None
Wireless Connectivity Built-In
Bluetooth
HDMI
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Battery
Battery Life 0 shots
Battery Type
Battery Model BP-51
Physical
Weight 395 g
Physical Dimensions 161 x 67 x 82 mm
Environmental Sealing
Water Proof
Dust Proof
Shock Proof
Crush Proof
Freeze Proof
Shock Proof
Storage
Storage Type
Storage Slots 1
Other Features
Self Timer
Selfie Friendly

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