LEICA X-U Typ 113
With the Leica X-U, Leica Camera AG is adding a model to its range of cameras that has been specially developed for outdoor use. The new, waterproof member of the Leica X series ensures thanks to the powerful Leica Summilux 23 mm f / 1.7 ASPH lens. (corresponds to 35 millimeters equivalent to the small picture) with underwater protection glass and a large APS-C CMOS sensor for pictures with extraordinary brilliance even under the most adverse conditions. In this way, breathtaking moments can be captured in full detail, even under water up to a depth of 15 meters. Its high level of robustness and ease of use make the shock-proof, cold-resistant, dust-proof and break-proof Leica X-U the ideal companion on every outdoor expedition – whether for action, underwater, travel, architecture and landscape recordings or videos in full HD quality.
The high technical level familiar from the cameras of the Leica X-series guarantees optimal image quality with the Leica X-U as well. The professional CMOS image sensor with over 16.5 megapixels (effectively 16.2 MP) in APS-C format enables in combination with the premium Leica Summilux 23 mm f / 1.7 ASPH lens. a natural color rendering and image results of the highest level of detail even at close range of 20 centimeters. The focal ratio of 1: 1.7, which allows a particularly exciting game with depth of field, also offers more creativity. Thanks to its reliable insensitivity to stray light, the Leica X-U is the first choice for all light situations, indoors and outdoors – at any time and any place.
Its puristic, stylish design “made in Germany” not only makes the Leica X-U an absolute eye-catcher, but also ensures that what counts remains in the foreground: ease of use and maximum precision. Audi Design is responsible for the camera design. With a top cap made of fine aluminum and a secure grip TPE armoring, the housing not only ensures an excellent feel and impressive durability, but also guarantees water resistance up to 15 meters. With rotary knobs made of anodized aluminum and a flash integrated above the lens, the Leica X-U has absolute high quality and attention to detail. The non-slip housing, a specially hardened protective glass for the display and a secure double lock for the battery and card compartment ensure that the photographer can always concentrate on his subject without worries.
With its reduced and intuitive operating concept, the Leica X-U offers the most important tools for pure, creative freedom in photography – straightforward and focused. Thanks to the handy rotary knobs that are typical of Leica, the aperture and shutter speed can be set individually for each image in a matter of seconds. The practical snapshot underwater button makes it ready for use in the underwater world at the touch of a button – without long searches in the menu. The versatile automatic functions and the high-resolution 3 “display enable exactly the right setting in a matter of seconds, even in unfavorable lighting conditions, so as not to miss the decisive moment.
However, since in the most moving moments in life a single photo is sometimes not enough to capture all of the dynamics, the full HD video function of the Leica X-U can be used to capture film-quality moving images for eternity without any problems. In 30 full frames per second, the camera records mp4 videos either in 1920 x 1080 pixels or 1280 x 720 pixels. The Leica X-U thus ensures high-quality results that perfectly capture the mood. Whether for professional video work or home theater with friends.
minor scratches on the lens, but is not relevant to the exposure, with packaging
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