Leica V-LUX 4
SKU: 799429181918 Mfg Code: 18191
The Leica V-Lux 4 is so versatile that it simply takes every situation in its stride. Its fast (f/2.8) lens enables sharp pictures even in poor light and throughout the entire zoom range of 25 to 600 mm (equivalent in 35 mm format). Thanks to its new electronic viewfinder, photographers now also always have a perfect view of their subjects, even in bright surroundings. The rotatable three-inch LCD monitor screen allows effortless composition of shots from even the most unusual angles. At the same time, it also features fast continuous-shooting capability and masters full-HD video recording at up to 60 frames per second. All in all, a camera that transforms every trip into a journey of discovery.
Enormous Range of Focal Lengths
The newly designed high-performance 24× super-tele-zoom lens of the Leica V-Lux 4 has an enormous range of focal lengths ranging from 25 to 600 mm (35 mm equivalent). With its constant maximum aperture of f/2.8 throughout the entire zoom range, the Leica DC Vario-Elmarit 4.5–108 mm f/2.8 ASPH. guarantees pin- sharp images even at high ISO settings and considerable distances. In addition to this, its new 12-megapixel CMOS image sensor ensures outstanding still-picture and video quality with a high dynamic range and natural, perfectly saturated colors.
New High-Resolution Viewfinder
Thanks to a new electronic viewfinder, photographers can now perfectly assess image framing and exposure settings, even in brightly lit situations. The viewfinder has an impressively high resolution of 1.3 megapixels, shows 100% of the image frame and displays exactly the same exposure setting information as the camera’s monitor screen. Thanks to its magnification function, users can zoom in on details of their subjects, while a diopter compensation setting makes it ideal for use by spectacle wearers.
Video in Full-HD Quality
The V-Lux 4 captures full-HD video in AVCHD format with 1920 × 1080 pixels and 60 full frames per second. Thanks to the new sensor and its ability to capture faster frame rates, even fast-moving subjects are captured and reproduced in outstanding detail. Videos can now also be saved in the Internet-friendly MP4 format and can be uploaded directly to social media or mobile devices, for example, without the need for conversion. An integrated stereo microphone with a built-in wind-noise filter ensures outstanding audio quality.
Speed is the utmost priority in the V-Lux 4: the autofocus system reacts in less than a tenth of a second and reliably captures fast-moving subjects. Its continuous-frame rate is also impressive: it delivers consecutive burst shooting at a rate of up to 12 frames per second at full resolution. At a reduced resolution of 2.5 megapixels, it records at a fantastic 60 frames per second. Users can capture every action and important moment, even when shooting sports or wildlife.
LensLeica DC Vario-Elmar 4.5 - 108 mm f/2.8 ASPH. (equivalent to 25 - 600 mm in 35 mm format), 14 elements in 11 groups (5 aspherical lenses, 9 aspherical surfaces)Optical image stabilizerYesZoom optical/digital24×/4×Focusing ModesNormal/MacroMetering modesFace recognition, AF tracking, 23-field, 1-fieldDistance-setting range30 cm (wide-angle) / 2 m (telephoto) - 8Macro/Intelligent/Auto/Video1 cm (wide-angle) / 1 m (telephoto) - 8Sensor1/2.3" CMOS with 12.8 MP (effective 12.1 MP)Still image16:9 format: 4000 x 2248 pixels, 3264 x 1840 pixels, 2560 x 1440 pixels, 1920 x 1080 pixels, 640 x 360 pixels 3:2 format: 4000 x 2672 pixels, 3264 x 2176 pixels, 2560 x 1712 pixels, 2048 x 1360 pixels, 640 x 424 pixels 4:3 format: 4000 x 3000 pixels, 3264 x 2448 pixels, 2560 x 1920 pixels, 2048 x 1536 pixels, 1600 x 1200 pixels, 640 x 480 pixels 1:1 format: 2992 x 2992 pixels, 2448 x 2448 pixels, 1920 x 1920 pixels, 1536 x 1536 pixels, 480 x 480 pixelsVideo16:9 format: 60p: 1920 x 1080 pixels (max. 29 min per clip) 60i: 1920 x 1080 pixels (max. 29 min per clip) 60p: 1280 x 720 pixels (max. 29 min per clip) MP4: 16:9 format: 1920 x 1080 pixels (max. 29 min per clip) 1280 x 720 pixels (max. 29 min per clip) 4:3 format: 640 x 480 pixels (max. 29 min per clip) 3D:16:9 format: 1920 × 1080 (MPO format)Exposure modesAutomatic programme (P), automatic aperture priority (A), automatic shutter priority (S), manual setting (M)Exposure compensationIncrements: 1/3 EV increments, range: ±3 EVScene modesPortrait, Soft skin, Self-portrait, Scenery, Panorama assist, Sports, Night portrait, Night scenery, HDR, Food, Baby 1, Baby 2, Pet, Sunset, 3D PhotoMetering modesMulti-segment, centre-weighted, spotWhite balance
Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Shade, Incandescent, Manual settingSensitivityAuto, 100, 200, 400, 800,1600, 3200, 6400Shutter speeds60 s–1/4000 sContinuous shooting/burst rate(max. number of pictures/max. resolution) 2 fps: 100/12 MP 5.5 fps: 100/12 MP 12 fps: 12/12 MP 40 fps: 40/5 MP 60 fps: 60/2.5 MPFlash modesAUTO, AUTO with pre-flash (red-eye reduction), AUTO with slow sync and pre-flash, on, offWorking range30 cm - 13.5 m [Wide/ISO Auto], 1.0 m - 13.5 m [Tele/ISO Auto]Self-timer2/10 sec. delayMonitor3.0’’-TFT-LCD, 460,000 pixels, field of view: approx. 100%, automatic brightness adjustmentMicrophone/speakerStereo/monoInternal memoryApprox. 70 MBMemory cardsSD: 8 MB – 2 GB, SDHC: 4 GB – 32 GB, SDXC: 48 GB–64 GBInterfacesDigital: USB, Mini-HDMI cable (Type C), AV-out: (PAL), charger socket, microphoneOperating temperature/humidity0–40°C/10–80% (32-104°F)Rechargeable lithium-ion battery Voltage/capacity7.2V/1250 mAh (540 images, CIPA standard)Dimensions (W × H × D)125.2 × 86.6 × 110.2 mm (49.3 x 34.1 x 43.4 in.)Weight589.5 g / 20.8 oz (with memory card and battery)Printer compatibilityPictBridgeScope of deliveryCamera with lens cap, battery charger, battery, lens hood, carrying strap, AV cable, USB cable, CD with detailed instructions