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Leica V-LUX 4

SKU: 799429181918   Mfg Code: 18191

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  • 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.

    Sensationally fast

    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.

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  • Lens
     
    Leica 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 stabilizer
     
    Yes
    Zoom optical/digital
     
    24×/4×
    Focusing Modes
     
    Normal/Macro
    Metering modes
     
    Face recognition, AF tracking, 23-field, 1-field
     
    Distance-setting range
     
    30 cm (wide-angle) / 2 m (telephoto) - 8
    Macro/Intelligent/Auto/Video
     
    1 cm (wide-angle) / 1 m (telephoto) - 8
    Sensor
     
    1/2.3" CMOS with 12.8 MP (effective 12.1 MP)
    Still image
     
    16:9 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 pixels
    Video
     
    16:9 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 modes
     
    Automatic programme (P), automatic aperture priority (A), automatic shutter priority (S), manual setting (M)
    Exposure compensation
     
    Increments: 1/3 EV increments, range: ±3 EV
    Scene modes
     
    Portrait, Soft skin, Self-portrait, Scenery, Panorama assist, Sports, Night portrait, Night scenery, HDR, Food, Baby 1, Baby 2, Pet, Sunset, 3D Photo
    Metering modes
     
    Multi-segment, centre-weighted, spot
    White balance
      Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Shade, Incandescent, Manual setting
    Sensitivity
     
    Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800,1600, 3200, 6400
    Shutter speeds
     
    60 s–1/4000 s
    Continuous 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 MP
    Flash modes
     
    AUTO, AUTO with pre-flash (red-eye reduction), AUTO with slow sync and pre-flash, on, off
    Working range
     
    30 cm - 13.5 m [Wide/ISO Auto], 1.0 m - 13.5 m [Tele/ISO Auto]
    Self-timer
     
    2/10 sec. delay
    Monitor
     
    3.0’’-TFT-LCD, 460,000 pixels, field of view: approx. 100%, automatic brightness adjustment
    Microphone/speaker
     
    Stereo/mono
    Internal memory
     
    Approx. 70 MB
    Memory cards
     
    SD: 8 MB – 2 GB, SDHC: 4 GB – 32 GB, SDXC: 48 GB–64 GB
    Interfaces
     
    Digital: USB, Mini-HDMI cable (Type C), AV-out: (PAL), charger socket, microphone
    Operating temperature/humidity
     
    0–40°C/10–80% (32-104°F)
    Rechargeable lithium-ion battery Voltage/capacity
     
    7.2V/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.)
     
    Weight
     
    589.5 g / 20.8 oz (with memory card and battery)
    Printer compatibility
     
    PictBridge
    Scope of delivery
     
    Camera with lens cap, battery charger, battery, lens hood, carrying strap, AV cable, USB cable, CD with detailed instructions






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