Leica X Vario Review

 
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Model Name: Leica X Vario (Typ 107) 
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General
Model Number: X Vario 
Camera Format: Mid-Sized 
Currently Manufactured: Yes 
Retail Price: $2850.00
Street Price: $2082.60
Date Available: 2013-06-11
Tripod Mount: Yes 
Weight: 22.4 oz (636 g)
includes batteries
Weight With Batteries? Yes
Size: 5.2 x 2.9 x 3.7 in.
(133 x 73 x 95 mm)
Waterproof: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 4944 x 3274 (16.2 MP, Other),
4928 x 3274 (16.1 MP, 3:2),
4288 x 2856 (12.2 MP, 3:2),
3264 x 2160 (7.1 MP, Other),
2144 x 1424 (3.1 MP, 3:2),
1632 x 1080 (1.8 MP, Other)
Continuous-mode frames/second: 4.4
Movie Resolution: 1920x1080, 1280x720
Movie Frame Rate: 30p, 30p
Movie Audio: Yes 
CMOS Sensor (Megapixels): 16.50
CMOS Size (inches): APS-C 
Focal Length Multiplier: 1.50
Aspect Ratio: 3:2 
Sensor Type: CMOS 
Effective Megapixels: 16.20 
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 28 - 70 mm
Zoom Ratio: 2.55x
Digital Zoom:  
Digital Zoom Values:  
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes 
Manual Focus: Yes 
Normal Focus Range: 30 cm to Infinity
11.8 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range:  
Aperture Range: f/3.5 (W) / f/6.4 (T) - f/16 in 1/3EV steps 
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type:  
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: No 
Viewfinder Type: Optional EVF 2 Electronic Viewfinder 
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: No 
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Size (inches): 3.0
LCD Resolution: 920,000 dots
Touchscreen: No 
Articulating LCD: No 
Max Playback Zoom:  
Exposure
ISO Settings: Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12500
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 - 1/2000
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 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: Automatic bracketing: Three pictures in graduations up to 3 EV, adjustable in 1/3 EV increments 
Self Timer: 2 or 12 seconds
Flash
Internal Flash: Yes 
Flash Modes: Auto, auto/Red-Eye, forced on, forced on/Red eye, Slow Sync, Slow Sync/Red eye, Studio 
Flash Guide Number (Meters): 5.0
Flash Range Description: ISO 100: 1.5m / 4 ft. 
Ext Flash Connection: Hot shoe 
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD / SDHC / SDXC 
Memory Included (MB):  
Uncompressed Format: .DNG RAW+JPEG 
CCD Raw Format: Yes 
Movie File Format: MP4 with stereo audio 
Connectivity
Video Out: No 
Video Mode (NTSC/PAL): n/a 
Video Usable as Viewfinder: n/a 
External Connections: USB 2.0 High Speed
Other Connection: HMDI, Electronic Viewfinder Socket 
Included Software: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom (free download after registration) 
OS Compatibility:  
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary 3.7v 1600mAh 
Usable Battery Types: Lithium-ion rechargeable 
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary Lithium-ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes 
CIPA Rating: 350
Notes & Features: Fixed 28-70mm eq. f/3.5-6.4 lens, 16-megapixel APS-C sensor, up to 1080p30 videos, magnesium and aluminum body with soft leather trim. Available in black or silver. 

 


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