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Leica X-E (Typ 102)

SKU: 799429184544   Mfg Code: 18454

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  • Leica Camera proudly expands the Leica X family with the introduction of the Leica X-E (Typ 102). Reflecting the look of legendary Leica cameras, the Leica X family of cameras captures exceptional pictures - bright, clear, authentic and with natural colors. The Leica X cameras are the world’s only compact cameras to bear the ‘Made in Germany’ quality seal and the 35 mm focal length.

    The Leica X-E  (Typ 102) debuts a stylish look with its titanium colored top and bottom covers, silver operating elements and metallic silver structured leatherette while having identical technical features as the Leica X2. The most compact of the X-cameras, it provides a tactile experience. The outstanding grip characteristics of the metal body and compact form, make it a joy to hold and handle.

    The Leica Elmarit 35mm/f2.8 ASPH (35 mm equivalent), a moderate wide-angle lens that makes the Leica X-E (Typ 102) ideal for countless situations.


    • Leica Elmarit 35 mm/f2.8 ASPH lens (35mm equivalent), the classic lens for reportage photography
    • Wide-angle lens ideal for countless photographic situations
    • Focusing fast, extremely precise, and almost silent withe the Autofocus
    • Easy & intuitive to use with its automatic functions and manual setting options
    • Light & compact with a metal body
    • Ergonomically designed and provides a tactile experience
    • Made in APS-C-format CMOS ensures natural color rendition and the finest resolution of details even in low light
    • A wide selection of technical and non-technical accessories available to enhance the photographic experience

    With exceptional image quality, outstanding build quality, and a made in Germany tag, the easy to operate Leica X has the iconic design sporting the renowned 35mm focal length lens. Trick out your X with many fashionable accessories to suit your specific taste. The X will come with a copy of Adobe® Photoshop® Lightroom® as a free download.

    The Leica X-E (Typ 102) is available from mid-September 2014.

  • Lens  

    Leica Summilux 23 mm/ f2.8 ASPH (35 mm equivalent. 35 mm)

    8 elements in 6 groups, 1 aspherical lens element

    Aperture settings   2.8 to 16 (1/3 - EV increments)
    Focusing range   30 cm - infinity
    AF Focusing   1 point, 11 points, spot, face detection
    Image sensor   APS-C, CMOS image sensor with 16.5 MP (effective 16.2 MP)
    Resolution Still  

    JPEG format in 3:2: 4928 x 3264 pixels (16.1 MP), 4272 X 2856 pixels (12.2 MP), 3264 X 2160 pixels

    (7.1 MPP, 2144 X 1424 pixels (3.1 MP), 1632 X 1080 pixels (1.8 MP) DNG in 3:2 format: 4944 x 3278 pixels (16.2 MP)

    Resolution Video   No Video
    Image quality   JPEF super  fine,  JPEG fine,  DNG  + JPEG super  fine,  DNG  + JPEG fine
    Exposure modes   Automatic  program (P), automatic  aperture priority (A), manual setting (M)
    Exposure Compensation   Increments: 1/3  to 3 EV increments,  3 exposures
    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 of 5 fps, max. 8 consecutive exposures with constant shooting speed in DNG + JPED fine  quality
    Film 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 flash units and Leica EVF2
    Monitor   2.7” TFT LCD, approx.  230,000 pixels, wide-angle field of VIEW: 100 %
    Review modes   16-thumbnail display, zoom review (16 x max.), image rotation, deletion protection
    Internal memory   Approximately 110 MB
    Memory card   SD, SDHC, SDXC.
    Interfaces   HDMI out, USB (USB 2.0 high speed).
    Battery (lithium-ion)   Capacity: approximately 450 exposures
    Dimensions   Approximately 124 x 69 x 51.5 mm
    Weight   Approximately 316 / 345 g (without / with battery)
    Product includes  

    Battery (Leica BP-DC8), battery charger (Leica BP-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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