Leica CL

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A new version of the Leica APS sensor mirrorless camera in the L mount, this time with integrated EVF.

  • Sensor: 24.2mp CMOS sensor, 15.7 x 23.6mm (1.5x from 35mm film), no AA filter
  • Mount: Leica TL and SL (M-Adapter T for Leica M lenses available)
  • Images:6014 x 4014 JPEG or 14-bit DNG raw, 10 fps max mechanical shutter
  • Video: 2160P/30,1080P/60/30, 720P/30, MP4 encoding with stereo audio
  • Shutter:mechanical 30 sec to 1/8,000 sec (1/25000 electronic), bulb
  • Exposure:center-weighted, -3 to +3EV exposure compensation, 5 white balance settings (plus Custom), ISO 100-50000 (plus Auto)
  • Focus:49-point contrast detect autofocus (spot, 1point, MultiPoint, TouchAF, Face Detection, touch)
  • Display: 3” 1.04m dot fixed touchscreen LCD, EVF viewfinder (2.36m dots, .7x magnification)
  • Flash: hot shoe, 1/180 flash sync, red-eye reduction, slow sync, rear sync
  • Remote: via smartphone
  • Other Notable Features:WiFi 802.11b/g/n, auto lens compensation, time-lapse
  • Cards:SD, SDHC, SDXC, UHS-II support
  • Battery: BP-DC12 (220 shots CIPA)
  • Size: 5.2 x 3 x 1.8” (131 x 78 x 45mm) wide, tall, deep
  • Weight: 14.2 ounces (403g)
  • Colors:Silver, Titanium anodized, Black anodized (further customization available via skins)
  • Price:US$2795 body only, US$3795 with 18mm f/2.8
  • Announced:November 21, 2017
  • Current firmware: 1.0

Lenses for the LeicaCL

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