Popular camera brand, Leica officially released a new camera under V-Lux series named Leica V-Lux 5. The V-Lux 5 looks good with a compact body which is perfect for sports, travel and for outdoors. The camera comes with a 25-400mm equivalent zoom lens and priced at $1,250.
Leica V-Lux 5 comes with a 20 megapixel, a 1-inch sensor with High-speed autofocus. The 9.1-146mm Leica DC Vario-Elmarit lens is equivalent to a 25-400mm lens with 16x optical zoom with a wide f/2.8-4 aperture. The Leica V-Lux 5 comes with 4K video recording, optical image stabilization and with 2.36-megapixel OLED electronic viewfinder with 0.74x magnification. They also offer a 3-inch touchscreen with lots of lots of adjustments options. The EVF was newly developed by Leica with 2.36 million dots across its OLED panel.
Lastly, Leica V-Lux 5 comes with two noticeable mode – post-focus and focus stacking modes. On post-focus mode, it allows users to change the focal point after shooting an image. With Focus stacking mode, the camera takes more photos with the focus and with different focus range within the image.
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Leica has improved the WiFi connectivity and battery life with quick charging support via micro-USB port. Also, it let users connect the camera with the Leica FOTOS app via Bluetooth or WiFi to share the photos instantly. The Leica V-Lux 5 comes with a 2-year warranty and available for pre-order for $1250.
There’s no official confirmation on when shipments will start and about the availability and price details in India. For more details, check the official website of Leica.
Check out the tweet from Leica about the V-Lux 5 camera launch.
The large sensor, in combination with a fast zoom lens, makes the NEW #Leica V-Lux 5 the perfect camera for capturing your photographic journey in brilliantly clear, detail-rich images. Discover Leica’s most versatile, high-end #compactcamera: https://t.co/7MlkKi2wAi pic.twitter.com/QAgG35Ffvc
— Leica Camera AG (@leica_camera) 10 July 2019
Leica V-Lux 5 Specifications
- 20 megapixel, 1-inch sensor
- 9.1-146mm, f/2.8-4 ASPH lens (25-400mm)
- 3-inch touchscreen with 1.24 million pixels
- 4K video recording and 4K photo
- High-speed autofocus
- Continuous burst shooting at 12fps
- Post-Focus and Focus Stacking Modes
- 2.36 megapixel OLED EVF with 0.74x magnification
- WiFi & Bluetooth connectivity via Leica FOTOS app
- Micro-USB charging and improved battery life
- 2-year warranty from Leica