Leica V-Lux 5

SKU: 799429191211   Mfg Code: 19121


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    Leica Camera introduces the latest addition to its line of premium compact cameras, the Leica V-Lux 5. Whether traversing the globe, capturing family memories, or catching a summer music festival, the V-Lux 5 is the perfect companion to take everywhere and capture subjects both near and far in amazing quality. Its high-speed autofocus and burst shooting capabilities are quick enough to keep up with any subject or fleeting moment, and the long 25-400mm equivalent zoom range will get you close to everything you want to see and record – with both still-pictures and 4K video.

    For a complete overview of the Leica V-Lux 5, check out Red Dot Forum: The Leica V-Lux 5: A Closer Look 

    The large 1-inch 20 megapixel sensor and incredibly expansive 16x zoom range of the Leica DC Vario- Elmarit 9.1-146mm f/2.8-4 ASPH lens make the V-Lux 5 the perfect do-it-all compact camera for any situation. It sports a brand new OLED electronic viewfinder with 2.36 megapixels of resolution for improved color, contrast and power-efficiency. The new 3" tilt-and-swivel touchscreen display now allows for streamlined ways to control the camera and optional custom functions. And with the capability to charge the battery in the camera via USB, the Leica V-Lux 5 is the most travel-ready and versatile V-Lux camera to date.


    • 20 megapixel 1-inch sensor
    • 9.1-146mm (25-400mm equiv.) f/2.8-4 ASPH lens
    • 2.36 megapixel OLED EVF with 0.74x magnification
    • 3" articulating touchscreen with 1.24 million pixels
    • High-speed AF & 12 fps continuous burst shooting
    • 4K video recording and 4K photo modes
    • Post-Focus & Focus Stacking modes
    • Improved battery life
    • Micro-USB battery charging
    • Wi-Fi + Bluetooth connectivity with Leica FOTOS
    • 2-year Leica warranty
  • Camera Leica V-Lux 5
    Lens Leica DC Vario-Elmarit f/2.8–4/9.1 -146 ASPH., 35 mm camera equivalent: 25 - 400 mm 15 elements in 11 groups (5 aspherical lenses/8 aspherical surfaces/4 ED lenses).
    Optical Image stabilization Yes
    Zoom (Optical/digital/ intelligent 16 x/4 x/32 x
    Modes Normal / Macro
    AF Metering Modes Face, eye detection, tracking, 49-area, 1-area (flexible/scalable), custom multi, pinpoint
    Focusing Range
    AF 30 cm/1’ (at 9.1 mm)/1m/3’3” (at 146 mm) to ∞
    AF Macro/MF/Snapshot 3 cm/1 3/16“ (at 9.1 mm)/1m/3’3” (at 146 mm) to ∞.
    Sensor 1“ MOS with 20.9 MP (effective pixels 20.1MP)
    Still image 4:3 format: 4864 × 3648 (17.5 M) (L), 3456 × 2592 (9 M) (M), 2432 × 1824 (4.5 M) (S).
    3:2 format: 5472 × 3648 (20 M) (L), 3888 × 2592 (10 M) (M),2736 × 1824 (5 M) (S).
    16:9 format: 5472 × 3080 (17 M) (L), 3840 × 2160 (8 M) (M), 1920 × 1080 (2 M) (S).
    1:1 format: 3648 × 3648 (13.5 M) (L), 2592 × 2592 (6.5 M) (M), 1824 × 1824 (3.5 M) (S).
    Video MP4:
    [4K] 3840 x 2160 4K/30p: 100 Mbit/s
    [4K] 3840 x 2160 4K/25p: 100 Mbit/s
    [4K] 3840 x 2160 4K/24p: 100 Mbit/s
    [FHD] 1920x1080 FHD/60p: 28 Mbit/s
    [FHD] 1920x1080 FHD/50p: 28 Mbit/s
    [FHD] 1920x1080 FHD/30p: 20 Mbit/s
    [FHD] 1920x1080 FHD/25p: 20 Mbit/s
    [HD] 1280 x 720 HD/30p: 10 Mbit/s
    [HD] 1280 x 720 HD/25p: 10 Mbit/s
    Recording File Formats
    Still image RAW/JPG
    Video MP4. Recording time: max. 29 minutes
    Audio AAC (2 channel)
    Exposure Control
    Exposure Modes Snap Shot, P, A, S, M, creative video, C1 (custom), C2 (custom), scene guide, creative control
    Exposure Compensation Increments: 1/3 EV steps, setting range: ± 5 EV. (+/-3 EV for motion picture)
    Auto AE Bracketing 3, 5, 7 frames in 1/3, 2/3 or 1 EV step, max. ± 3 EV
    Scene Modes Clear portrait, silky skin, backlit softness, clear in backlight, relaxing tone, sweet child‘s face, distinct scenery, bright blue sky, romantic sunset glow, vivid sunset glow, glistening water, clear nightscape, cool night sky, warm glowing nightscape, artistic nightscape, glittering illuminations, handheld night shot, clear night portrait, soft image of a flower, appetizing food, cute dessert, freeze animal motion, clear sports shot, monochrome, panorama
    Creative Control Modes Expressive, retro, old days, high key, low key, sepia, monochrome, dynamic monochrome, rough monochrome, silky monochrome, impressive art, high dynamic, cross process, toy effect, toy pop, bleach bypass, miniature effect, soft focus, fantasy, star filter, one point color, sunshine
    Metering Modes Intelligent multiple, center-weighted, spot
    White Balance Auto, daylight, cloudy, shade, incandescent, flash, 4 manual settings, color temperature (2-axis adjustable)
    ISO Sensitivity Auto/i. ISO/80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12500, 25000* (*extended ISO) (Changeable to 1/3 EV step)
    Shutter Speeds
    Still image Approx. 60s – 1/4000 s (mechanical shutter), approx. 1 s - 1/16000 s (electronic shutter). Bulb: approx. 120 s.
    Motion Picture Approx. 1/30 s – 1/16000 s (NTSC model), approx. 1/25 s -1/16000 s (PAL model), approx. 1/2 s -1/16000 s. (Creative video M mode/MF mode)
    Continuous Shooting [ AFS] SH: 50 frames/sec*, H: 12 frames/s, M: 7 frames/s (with Live View), L: 2 frames/s (with Live View.) (*Electronic shutter only)
    Flash Integrated pop-up flash
    Flash Modes Auto, Auto with pre-flash (red-eye reduction), Auto with slow sync and pre-flash, on, of
    Flash Range 30 cm – 13.5 m (Wide/ISO Auto), 1.0 – 9.5 m (Tele/ISO Auto)
    Self Timer 2 s/10s/10 s (3 images)
    Monitor 3.0“ TFT LCD, resolution: approx. 1,240,000 pixels, Image field: approx. 100%, aspect ratio 3:2
    Touchscreen Yes
    Articulating  Yes
    Viewfinder 0.39“ OLED live viewfinder Resolution: approx. 2,360,000 pixels, Image field: approx. 100%, aspect ratio 4:3, Diopter setting: -4 to +4 dptr, Magnification: approx. 0.74x with 50mm lens at ∞; -1.0m-1
    Microphone Stereo
    Speaker Monaural
    Memory Cards SD / SDHC* /SDXC* memory cards, *UHS-I/UHS Speed class 3
    Interfaces USB 2.0, Macro-HDMI (Type C), AV output, power adapter connector (2.5mm), microphone (3.5mm). WIFI: IEEE 802.11b / g / n / 2412 MHz - 2462 MHz (1-11 channel) / WPA / WPA2 / Infrastructure Mode / WPS / Wi-Fi Direct / Wi-Fi button Bluetooth Version 4.2 (Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) [USB / CHARGE] USB 2.0 (High Speed) micro B socket
    Wi-Fi Compliance standard / Encryption IEEE 802.1 lb/g/n (standard wireless LAN protocol), Wi-Fi compliant WPATM/WPA2TM
    NFC Compliance standard ISO/IEC 18092 NFC-F (Passive Mode)
    Operating Temperature/Humidity 0 °C to 40 °C (32 °F to 104 °F) / 10% to 80% RH
    Rechargeable lithium-ion battery Leica BP-DC12
    Voltage/Capacity 7.2 V/1200 mAh (360 images, CIPA standard).
    (W x H x D)
    137 X 98.5 X 130.7 mm (5.39 x 3.88 x 5.15 inch)
    Weight 778 g without battery, 812 g with battery
    Printer Compatibility PictBridge, DPOF
    Software 90 day trial subscription to Adobe® Creative Cloud Photoshop & Lightroom®
    Scope of Delivery Digital camera, battery, AC-Adapter, USB cable, neck strap, lens cap with string, lens hood, hot shoe cover, instructions, guarantee card
  • Leica V-Lux 5
    Leica V-Lux (Typ 114)
    20MP CMOS Sensor
    20MP CMOS Sensor
    Elmarit 24-400mm f/2.8-4 ASPH
    Elmarit 24-400mm f/2.8-4 ASPH
    3 inch, 1.24 million pixels
    3 inch, 920,000 pixels
    2.36 MP OLED, 0.74x
    2.36 MP LCD, 0.7x
    AF Speed
    90 ms
    100 ms
    USB Charging
    4k (24, 25, 30fps)
    4k (25, 30fps)
    Yes, for easy Wi-Fi connection
    Battery Life
    Approx. 440 images
    Approx. 350 images
    Touch AF
    4k / Post Focus Modes
    Dual Control Dials
    812 grams
    830 grams

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