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Leica SL-system full frame mirrorless digital camera system

introduction

  • announced in Oct 2015
  • full frame mirrorless camera system with CDAF
  • made in conjunction with Panasonic which has also announced their full frame system based upon this mount - the Panasonic S full frame mirrorless system
  • Leica-M lens adapter supports 6-bit encoding coming in 2016
  • all lenses for the Leica T camera (APS-C format) can be used without an adapter on the Leica SL
  • lens mount flange distance is 20mm and diameter of 51.6mm for both Leica T and Leica SL (a little wider than the Sony FE E-mount full frame lenses)

cameras

Leica SL (Typ 601)

  • announced in Oct 2015
  • minimalistic design
  • weather-sealed body is cut from a single block of milled aluminum
  • 24mp CMOS sensor with 49 CDAF points (same as Leica Q camera)
    • CDAF “fastest on the market as at Oct 2015”
    • is optimized for use with all Leica M-Lenses
  • 11fps burst
  • shutter speeds from 30 minutes to 1/8000 second
  • ISO to 50,000
  • high-performance Maestro II series processor
  • 2 GB of buffer memory
  • built-in SXAG 4.4MP resolution EVF
    • Leica EyeRes technology
    • 0.8x magnification
  • 2.95“ touch-sensitive LCD with 1.04M pixels
  • top panel 1.28” monochrome status LCD
  • 'soft' contextual buttons
  • joystick is also provided for quick AF point selection
  • x-sync 1/250th sec
  • exp. compensation ±3 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV steps)
  • video:
    • 4096 x 2160 4K video at 24/30 fps, offering 4:2:0 internal recording or 4:2:2 over HDMI
    • Full HD video at 120fps
    • supports V-Log L gamma
    • in video mode, the display shows only relevant information for video, such as safe area, aspect ratio, zebra function and the recording level of the microphone
  • WiFi remote control
  • 2x SD card slots, primary slot is UHS II compatible
  • RAW DNG file format
  • USB 3.0
  • battery life 400 shots (CIPA)
  • built-in GPS
  • timelapse recording
  • AF assist lamp
  • 847 g (1.87 lb / 29.88 oz)
  • 147 x 104 x 39 mm (5.79 x 4.09 x 1.54″)
  • RRP $US7,450 body-only
  • reviews

SL mount lenses

photo/leicasl.txt · Last modified: 2019/02/26 21:16 by gary1