Leica has just announced a new compact camera Leica D-LUX Typ 109 solid gray, built around a large, 12.8MP 4/3″ MOS sensor which allows for greater depth of field control than is possible with smaller-sensor cameras, plus more effective light-gathering ability per pixel. Leica D-LUX (Typ 109) now available for pre-order at B&H Photo Video and Adorama.com.
The new Leica SL Typ 601 (B&H Photo Video, Adorama) now officially announced, a full-frame mirrorless SL system, including the SL Typ 601 ILC and three compatible SL lenses: the Leica Vario-Elmarit-SL 24-90mm F2.8-4 ASPH, Apo-Vario Elmarit-SL 90-280mm F2.8-4 and Summilux-SL 50mm F1.4 ASPH. The Leica SL uses a 24MP CMOS sensor adapted from the Leica Q, and true to form its weather-sealed body is cut from a single block of milled aluminum. The price for Leica SL Typ 601 body is $7,450, will be available from November 16th. The Leica Vario Elmarit-SL 24-90mm F2.8-4 ASPH will cost $4,950.
The upcoming Leica X-U Typ 113 will be announced within several months, the specs of Leica X-U is not known yet, but according to recently rumors on Leica will announced a new full frame interchangeable lens camera in 2015, seems Leica X-U will be a full frame sensor and interchangeable lens with AF feature.
Leica will announce another new camera Leica X-U Typ 113 in the next 1-3 months. Digicame-info reported Leica X-U Typ 113 camera was registered in South Korea government radio agency’s website.