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Leica X2 - Black
SKU: 799429184506 Mfg Code: 18450
The compact Leica X2 makes each moment something truly special - and captures them in brilliant picture quality.
This is guaranteed by its new image sensor and the truly classical focal length of its high-performance Leica lens. In terms of 35 mm photography, the lens of the Leica X2 has a focal length of 35 mm - the classic lens for photojournalism. For snapshots or painstakingly arranged compositions, its intuitive handling makes it easier than ever before to take true-to-life Leica pictures.
Outstanding image quality
The true greatness of the Leica X2 lies in its outstanding image quality. For its compact size, the camera features an impressively large, professional APS-C CMOS image sensor with a high resolution of more than 16 megapixels. In combination with its high-performance Leica Elmarit 24 mm f/2.8 ASPH. lens, this guarantees exposures with extremely low image noise, a high dynamic range and accurate colour differentiation. The outcome: images of superior brilliance - down to even the tiniest details.
Made in Germany
Reminiscent of the traditional M-Design, the X2 is a camera to fall in love with - not only due to its captivating looks, but also its wonderful feel in your hands. It is so inviting to hold that you may never want to put it down!. The X2 is constructed, by hand, in the Leica factory from high-quality materials and passes through the most stringent quality assurance and precision testing at every stage of the production process. This makes the Leica X2 the one and only digital compact camera made in Germany.
Instantaneous reaction - the autofocus
The X2's new autofocus enables fast, extremely precise and virtually silent focusing. Ideal for situations where spontaneous reactions are essential.It adapts flexibly to the situation, for example with the choice of the number of AF focusing segments and face recognition. This allows photographers to completely concentrate on their subjects. The Leica X2 is much more than just a camera. It is an expression of the sheer joy of photography.
The Leica X2 can be flexibly adapted to each photographer's individual needs with a range of intelligently designed and versatile accessories especially for the camera. The dedicated accessory range currently includes two viewfinders for the hot shoe, a flash unit, a camera protector, a handgrip and a hand strap. In addition, a range of excellently finished cases and bags offer perfect protection for the camera.
Lens Leica Elmarit 24mm f/2.8 ASPH., 8 elements in 6 groups, 1 aspherical lens. Focal length 24mm (35 mm film equivalent). Aperture 2.8 to 16 (1/3-EV increments). Focusing range 30 cm - infinity Focusing options 1 point, 11 points, spot, face detection. Image sensor 16.5 MP, APS-C, CMOS image sensor (effective 16.1 MP). Resolution JPEG in 3:2 format: 4928 × 3264 pixels (16.1 MP), 4288 × 2856 pixels (12.2 MP), 3264 × 2160 pixels (7.1 MP), 2144 × 1424 pixels (3.1 MP), 1632 × 1080 pixels (1.8 MP). DNG in 3:2 format: 4944 × 3272 pixels (16.2 MP). Image quality JPEG super fine, JPEG fine, DNG + JPEG super fine, DNG + JPEG fine. Exposure modes Automatic program (P), automatic aperture priority (A), automatic shutter priority (S), Manual setting (M). Exposure Compensation Gradation: 1/3 EV increments, range: ± 3 EV. Automatic exposure bracketing 1/3 to 3 EV increments, 3 exposures. Metering modes Smart multi-segment metering, center-weighted metering, selective (spot) metering. White balance Auto, halogen, daylight, flash, cloudy, shade, electronic flash, 2 manual settings, manual color temperature setting with fine tuning. Sensitivity Auto, ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO 1600, ISO 3200, ISO 6400, ISO 12500. Shutter speeds 30 s to 1 /2000 s. Continuous shooting 3 fps or 5 fps, max. 8 consecutive exposures with constant shooting speed in DNG + JPEG fine quality. Exposure modes Standard, dynamic, natural, b/w natural, b/w high contrast. Flash Modes Auto, flash exposure correction, red-eye correction, fill-in flash, slow sync, studio, 1st / 2nd curtain sync. Hot shoe Compatible with Leica SF 24D, Leica SF 58 flash units. Monitor 2.7"-TFT LCD with 230,000 pixels, wide-angle field of view: 100 %. Playback modes 16 thumbnails, single frame, magnify (16 × max.), image rotation, deletion protection. Internal memory Approx. 110 MB Memory card compatibility SD, SDHC, SDXC. Interfaces HDMI out, USB (USB 2.0 high speed). Battery (lithium-ion) Capacity: approx. 450 exposures. Dimensions (L×H× D) Approx. 124× 69× 51.5 mm. (4.88” x 2.72” x 2.03”) Weight Approx. 316 g / 345 g (11.2 oz / 12.2 oz (without/with battery). Product includes Battery (Leica BP-DC8), battery charger (Leica BC-DC8), battery case, leather carrying strap, USB cable, lens cap, user manual. Software Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom® (free download option after camera registration)
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