Leica T (Typ 701) Review

 
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Model Name: Leica T (Typ 701) 
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General
Model Number: T (Typ 701) 
Camera Format: Compact System Camera 
Currently Manufactured: Yes 
Retail Price: $1850.00
Street Price: $1850.00
Date Available: 2014-05-26
Tripod Mount: Yes 
Weight: 13.5 oz (384 g)
includes batteries
Weight With Batteries? Yes
Weight Includes Kit Lens? No
Size: 5.3 x 2.7 x 1.3 in.
(134 x 69 x 33 mm)
Waterproof: No
Image Sensor
Sensor Type: CMOS 
Sensor Manufacturer:  
Total Megapixels: 16.5
Effective Megapixels: 16.3 
Sensor Format: APS-C 
Sensor Size (dia.): 1.12"
Focal Length Multiplier: 1.5
Color Filter Type: RGBG 
Self-Cleaning:  
Sensor-shift Stabilized: No 
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 4944 x 3278 (16.2 MP, 3:2),
4928 x 3264 (16.1 MP, Other),
4272 x 2856 (12.2 MP, Other),
3264 x 2160 (7.1 MP, Other),
2144 x 1424 (3.1 MP, 3:2),
1632 x 1080 (1.8 MP, Other)
Image File Format: JPEG, .DNG RAW+JPEG 
Video Capture
Movie Mode: Yes 
Movie Resolution: 1920x1080, 1280x720
Movie Frame Rate: 30p, 30p
Movie Audio: Yes 
Movie File Format: MP4 with stereo audio 
Optics
Lens Mount: Leica T bayonet 
Kit Lens: n/a
Focal Length (35mm equivalent):  
Zoom Ratio:  
Aperture Range:  
Normal Focus Range:  
Macro Focus Range:  
Optical Image Stablization: No
Digital Zoom:  
Digital Zoom Values:  
Filter Thread: n/a
Auto Focus
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Type: Contrast Detection: Single point, multiple point, spot, face detection, touch AF 
Face Detection: Yes 
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes 
Manual Focus: Yes 
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: No 
Viewfinder Type: Optional Leica Visoflex Electronic Viewfinder 
Display
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Size (inches): 3.7
LCD Resolution: 1,229,760 dots (409,920 px)
Touchscreen: Yes 
Articulating LCD: No 
Max Playback Zoom:  
Exposure
ISO Settings: Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12500
Auto ISO Mode: Yes
White Balance Settings: Auto, daylight, cloud, halogen lighting, shade, electronic flash, 2 manual settings, manual color temperature setting; fine adjustment option for all settings 
Shutter Speed Range: 30 - 1/4000
Bulb Mode:  
Exposure Compensation: +/- 3.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: Multi-field, center-weighted, spot 
Program AE: Yes 
Aperture Priority: Yes 
Shutter Priority: Yes 
Full Manual Exposure: Yes 
Creative Exposure Modes: Sport, portrait, landscape, night portrait, snow/beach, fireworks, candlelight, sunset 
Self Timer: 2 or 12 seconds
Time Lapse:  
Flash
Built-in Flash: Yes 
Flash Modes: Automatic, automatic / red eye reduction, always on, always on / red eye reduction, slow sync, slow sync / red eye reduction 
Flash Guide Number (ISO 100): 4.5 m / 14.8 ft.
Flash Range Description: Aperture dependant; GN = 4.5m at ISO 100 
Max Flash Sync: 1/180 
Flash Exp Compensation: +/- 3.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Ext Flash Connection: Hot shoe 
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD / SDHC / SDXC 
Memory Included (MB): 1600.0
File System:  
DCF Compliant:  
Connectivity
Composite Video Out:  
NTSC/PAL Switchable:  
Video Usable as Viewfinder: n/a 
HD Video Out:  
HD Video Connection:  
Built-In Wi-fi: Yes 
Computer/Printer: USB 2.0 High Speed, WiFi
PictBridge Compliant:  
DPOF Compliant:  
Remote Control: Yes 
Remote Control Type: Via Wi-Fi 
Other Connection: Leica flash interface with integrated connection for accessories 
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary BP-DC13 7.4v 1040mAh 
Usable Battery Types: Lithium-ion rechargeable 
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary BP-DC13 Lithium-ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes 
CIPA Rating: 400
Software
Included Software: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom (free download after registration), Leica T app for iOS (free download from Apple App-Store) 
OS Compatibility:  
Miscellaneous
Notes & Features: APS-C mirrorless interchangeable lens camera, new Leica T bayonet mount, 3.7-inch touchscreen LCD, built-in flash, hot shoe with accessory port, built-in Wi-Fi. Available in silver or black. 

 




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