Leica unveiled the V-Lux 5, the latest high-end premium compact camera from the Leica V-Lux family and a renowned version of the Panasonic LUMIX FZ1000 II announced in February.
Leica has called the new V-Lux "the most versatile and ready-to-travel V-Lux camera to date."
The design and technical features of the V-Lux 5 are identical to those of the FZ1000 II. A 20-megapixel 1-inch CMOS sensor with an ISO range of 125-12500 (expandable to 80-25600) is at the heart of the camera.
On the front of the camera is an ASPH lens of 9.1 to 146mm f / 2.8 to 4 (25 to 400mm in 35mm).
The rear of the camera is a 2.36-megapixel OLED electronic viewfinder with 0.74 magnification. Below is an articulated touch screen of 1.24 million points and 1.24 million points.
Other features and features of the camera include instant flash, high speed autofocus, continuous 12 fps continuous shooting, 4K video recording, 4K photo modes, a post-focus mode, a stacking mode of Wi-Fi / Bluetooth connectivity and compatibility with the Leica FOTOS application.
The Leica V-Lux 5 is available for pre-order starting today at a price of $ 1,250. In comparison, the Panasonic LUMIX FZ1000 II costs 900 USD.