The new Leica X (type 113) is equipped with a matrix of APS-C format with a resolution of 16 megapixels and refreshed Summilux lens 23 mm f / 1.7 ASPH.
Leica X (type 113) – Specification
|Dimensions||133 x 73 x 78 mm|
|Lens||Leica Elmarit ASPH, 23 mm (35 mm equivalent for full frame), f / 1,7|
|Screen size||3 "|
|Resolution||920 thousand. points|
|Recording movies||1920 x 1080 (30 frames / sec.), 1280 x 720 (30 kl.s /)|
|Shooting||5 frames / sec.|
|Snapshot||30-1 / 2000s|
|Card support||SD / SDHC / SDXC|
|Flash||so, the built-|
|Viewfinder||only the external|
|Other||USB 2.0, Micro HDMI (C)|
Premium full sense of the word
A large matrix and clear lens encased in a beautiful package
Leica X is primarily a 16-megapixel CMOS APS-C format, works with the lens Summilux 23 mm f / 1.7 ASPH (approx. 35mm equivalent for the small picture). This set will give us the equipment ideal for reportage or street photography – and thus transferred to the digital world, Leica roots. Sensor supports ISO sensitivity range from 100 to 12500 He noted manufacturer, the new lens will provide appropriate background blur, which will further help in the minimum focusing distance is 20 centimeters. The press release reads:
This lens is ideal optically corrected, built like a classic leikowski Summilux – devoid of defects.
Leica X also supports movie mode, recording material in Full HD at 30 frames per second.
Design for a medal
Leica has always been famous for its tasteful design
German solidity, attention to detail, using the highest quality materials – all found in the Leica X. Manufacturer, in its new design, used in full metal, which built everything – from the shutter button on the lens. Front and rear body are based on magnesium skeleton, while the top and bottom cover – made of anodized aluminum. Characteristic red dot is positioned on the left side of the body between the skin coated with the front panel and the top wall of the device. The ergonomics ensure the two knobs on the top panel of the camera – one responsible for the shutter speed, the second – for the aperture.
[Nggallery id = 296 template = techmaniak] Traditionally, Leica also showed a few accessories for your new hardware. Dominated comely, leather covers, which you can see above, in a palette of additives for Leica X can also find electronic viewfinder and dedicated flash. The offer of the manufacturer also appeared new to digiscoping adapter, allowing to connect with lutenami compact Leica APO-Televid 82 and APO-Televid 65.
Price and Availability
Will not be cheap – but it was not to be
The camera will be in stores in two colors – black and silver, with brown trim. Suggested retail price of the new Leica X is 8000 dollars. Includes, in addition to the camera, we also find a license for Lightroom. Source: Leica