Leica X2 Review

 
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Model Name: Leica X2 
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General
Model Number: X2
Camera Format: Mid-Sized
Currently Manufactured: Yes
Retail Price: $1995.00
Street Price:  
Date Available: 2012-05-10
Tripod Mount: Yes
Weight: 12.2 oz (345 g)
includes batteries
Weight With Batteries? Yes
Size: 4.9 x 2.7 x 2.0 in.
(124 x 69 x 52 mm)
Waterproof: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 4944 x 3272 (16.2 MP, Other),
4928 x 3264 (16.1 MP, Other),
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: 5.0
Movie Resolution:
Movie Frame Rate:
CMOS Sensor (Megapixels): 16.50
CMOS Size (inches): APS-C
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 3:2
Sensor Type: CMOS
Effective Megapixels: 16.20
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 36 mm
Zoom Ratio: 1.00x
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/2.8 - f/16.0 in 1/3EV steps
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type:  
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: No
Viewfinder Type: Optional optical or EVF.
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: No
LCD Viewfinder: Yes
LCD Size (inches): 2.7
LCD Resolution: 230,000 dots
Touchscreen: No
Articulating LCD: No
Max Playback Zoom: 16.0x
Exposure
ISO Settings: Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12500
White Balance Settings: Auto, halogen, daylight, flash, cloudy, shade, electronic flash, 2 manual settings, manual color temperature setting with fine tuning
Shutter Speed Range: 30 - 1/2000
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 3.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: Smart multi-segment metering, center-weighted metering, selective (spot) metering
Program AE: Yes
Aperture Priority: Yes
Shutter Priority: Yes
Full Manual Exposure: Yes
Creative Exposure Modes:  
Self Timer: 2 or 12 seconds
Flash
Built-in Flash: Yes
Flash Modes: Auto, flash exposure correction, red-eye correction, fill-in flash, slow sync, studio, 1st/2nd curtain sync
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: n/a
Ext Flash Connection: Hot shoe compatible w/ Leica SF 24D / SF 58
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD / SDHC
Memory Included (MB): 110.0
Uncompressed Format: .DNG RAW
CCD Raw Format: Yes
Movie File Format:  
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:  
Included Software: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom (free download after registration)
OS Compatibility:  
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary
Usable Battery Types: Lithium-ion rechargeable
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary Lithium-ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes
CIPA Rating: 450
Miscellaneous
Notes & Features:

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