Leica D-LUX 2 Review

 
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Model Name: Leica D-LUX 2 
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General
Model Number: D-LUX 2 
Camera Format: Compact 
Currently Manufactured: No 
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Tripod Mount: Yes 
Weight: 198g
7.0oz
Weight With Batteries? No 
Size: 102 x 57 x 25 mm
4.0 x 2.2 x 1.0 in
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 3840x2160, 3248x2160, 2880x2160, 3072x1728, 2560x1712
Continuous-mode frames/second:  
Movie Resolution: 848x480, 320x240
Movie Frame Rate: 30.00, 0.00
Movie Audio:  
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 8.60
CCD Size (inches): 1/1.65" 
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 16:9, 4:3
Sensor Type: CCD 
Actual Pixels: 8.40 
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 28 - 112 mm
Zoom Ratio: 4.00x
Digital Zoom:  
Digital Zoom Values:  
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Assist Light?  
Manual Focus: Yes 
Normal Focus Range: 48 cm to Infinity
18.9 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 5 - infinity cm
2.0 - infinity in
Aperture Range: f/2.8 (wide) / f/4.9 (tele) - f/8.0 
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Display
Optical Viewfinder: No 
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Size (inches): 2.5
LCD Resolution (pixels): 207,000
Max Playback Zoom:  
Exposure
ISO Settings: 80, 100, 200, 400
White Balance Settings: Automatic, daylight, cloudy, halogen light, and 2 manual settings 
Shutter Speed Range: 60 - 1/2000
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: Multi, Center-weighted, Spot 
Aperture Priority: Yes 
Shutter Priority: Yes 
Full Manual Exposure: Yes 
Self Timer: 2 or 10 seconds
Flash
Internal Flash: Yes 
Flash Modes: Auto, slow sync, red-eye reduction, on, off 
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: Wide: 0.6 4.1m, Tele: 0.3 2.3m 
Ext Flash Connection:  
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD 
Memory Included (MB): 64.0
Uncompressed Format: RAW, TIFF 
CCD Raw Format: Yes 
Movie File Format: QuickTime Motion JPEG 
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes 
Video Mode (NTSC/PAL):  
Video Usable as Viewfinder:  
External Connections: USB 2.0 Full (LOW) Speed
Other Connection: DC In 
Included Software: Adobe Photoshop Elements 3.0, Quicktime Movie Player, USB driver 
OS Compatibility:  
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary 
Usable Battery Types: Lithium Ion rechargeable 
Batteries Included: Proprietary Lithium Ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes 
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