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Leica CL Mirrorless Digital Camera With 18-56mm Lens - LEICA-19305

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Leica CL Mirrorless Digital Camera With 18-56mm Lens - LEICACL-1856KIT


  • Image quality
    It is agile, technically top notch, mechanically precise and represents a flexible APS-C System that meets every skill on eye level intuitively to make excellent image quality accessible
  • EyeRes® Viewfinder
    With a resolution of 2.36 million dots, the integrated electronic viewfinder of the Leica CL gives you complete control of composition and framing, in every situation
  • Design
    With its archetypal design, the compact Leica CL sets a new milestone in the more than 100-year history of Leica camera development
  • Handling concept
    The Leica CL is an intuitive tool. All these controls are located in positions that enable photographs to be made without taking the camera away from the eye
  • Mobility
    So compact and discrete, it fits in every hand. And in every heart
  • Connectivity
    The integrated Wi-Fi module of your Leica CL enables wireless transfer of pictures to smartphones, tablets or computers


  • Camera type: Digital APS-C system camera
  • Lens Mount: Leica L bayonet with contact strip for communication between lens and camera
  • Compatible lenses: Lenses with Leica L-Mount (TL- and SL- Lenses), Leica M/R lenses using the Leica M-Adapter L/R-Adapter L
  • Sensor: APS-C sized CMOS sensor (23.6 x 15.7 mm) with 24.96/24.24 million pixels (total/effective), aspect ratio 3:2
  • Photo Resolution: Total Pixel: 6088 x 4100 Pixel (24,96MP), Effective Pixel: 6032 x 4032 Pixel (24,32MP), Active Pixel 6024 x 4024 Pixel (24,24MP), DNG: 6016 x 4014 Pixel (24 Megapixel), JPG: 6000 x 4000 Pixel (24 Megapixel), 4272 x 2856 Pixel (12 Megapixel) oder 3024 x 2016 Pixel (6 Megapixel)
  • Foto-file format/compression rate: Optional: DNG, JPG, or DNG + JPG
  • Video resolution / frame rate: Optional: 3840 x 2160 p (4K) 30 fps, 1920 x 1080 p (FHD) 60 fps, 1920 x 1080 p (FHD) 30 fps or 1280 x 720 p (HD) 30 fps
  • Video recording format: MP4
  • Video recording time: Depending on ambient or housing temperature video recordings are possible up to a maximum length of 29 minutes, maximum file size is 4 GB. If a recording exceeds this limit, the respective part is automatically stored in another file
  • Processor: MAESTRO II Generation
  • Storage media: SD/SDHC/SDXC memory cards, UHS II-standard is supported
  • ISO range: Automatic, ISO 100 to ISO 50000
  • White balance: Automatic, presets for daylight, cloudy, halogen lighting, shadow, electronic flash, memory slots for manually metered settings (2 slots TL2, 1 slot CL), manual color temperature setting
  • Autofocus System: Contrast-based
  • Autofocus metering methods: Single point, multi-zone, spot, face detection, touch AF, touch AF + release
  • Exposure modes: Program mode, aperture priority mode, shutter speed priority mode and manual setting mode, video
  • Scene Modes: Fully automatic, sport, portrait, landscape, night portrait, snow/beach, fireworks, candlelight, sunset, digiscoping, miniature, panorama, HDR
  • Exposure metering methods: Multi-zone, center-weighted, spot
  • Exposure Compensation: ±3 EV in 1⁄3 EV increments
  • Automatic exposure bracketing: Three pictures in graduations up to ± 3EV, adjustable in 1⁄3 EV increments
  • Shutter speed range: 30 s to 1⁄25000 s (up to 1⁄8000 s with mechanical, beyond that with electronic shutter)
  • Picture series: Max. approx. 10 fps with mechanical shutter/ 10 fps with electronic shutter function, max. approx. 33 pictures (DNG+JPG) and max. aprrox. 140 pictures (JPG only) at full speed, then depending on memory card properties
  • Flash modes: Adjustable with attached, system compatible flash
  • Flash exposure compensation: ±3 EV in 1⁄3 EV increments
  • Flash sync speed: 1⁄180 s
  • Self-timer: Selectable delay time 2 or 12 s
  • Monitor: 3" TFT LCD, 1.04MP, touch and gesture control possible
  • Viewfinder: Resolution: 1024 x 768 pixels (2.36 MP), enlargement: 0.74x, aspect ratio: 4:3, eye relief: 20 mm, eyepiece: adjustable ± 4 dioptres, with eye sensor for automatic switching between viewfinder and monitor
  • Top-Display: Resolution: 128 x 58 pixels
  • ISO Accessory shoe: ISO accessory shoe with center and control contacts for Leica flash units
  • Tripod thread: A 1⁄4 DIN 4503 (1⁄4")
  • WLAN: Satisfies IEEE 802.11b/g/n standard (standard WLAN protocol), channel 1-11, encryption method: WLAN-kompatible WPA™/WPA2™
  • Power supply: Leica BP-DC12 lithium ion battery, rated voltage 7.2 V (7.2 V D.C.), capacity 1200 mAh, (based on CIPA standard): approx. 220 pictures, charging time (after total diwscharge): approx. 140 min manufacturer: Panasonic Energy (Wuxi) Co., Ltd. made in China
  • Charger: Leica BC-DC12, input: AC 100–240 V, 50/60 Hz, automatic switching, output: DC 8.4 V 0.65 A, manufacturer: Shin Tech Engineering Ltd., Made in China
  • Body: Top and bottom covers: milled and anodized Aluminum, front and rear body shells:Magnesium
  • Scope of delivery: Camera body, bayonet cap, carrying strap, accessory shoe cover, battery (Leica BP-DC12), charger (Leica BC-DC 12), mains cables (EU, US, local mains cable)
  • Software: Leica CL App (remote control and picture transfer, free download in Apple™ App-Store™ / Google™ Play Store™)

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 3.07"
  • Width: 5.16"
  • Depth: 1.77"

Approximate Weight:

  • Without Battery: 0.78 lbs
  • With Battery: 0.89 lbs
  • Shipping: 3 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer):
    • Leica Camera AG (‘LEICA’) provides a two-year product warranty for your LEICA product, including the accessories contained in the original packaging, valid from the date of purchase from an authorized LEICA dealer.
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Key Features
24.2MP APS-C CMOS Sensor/ Maestro II Image Processor/ 3" TFT LCD Display/ 49-Point Contrast-Detect AF System/ 4K Video Recording/ Contrast-Based Autofocus System/ Built-In Wi-Fi/ EyeRes Viewfinder/ Dioptres Wheel/ Black Finish
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Effective Pixels (MP)24.2 Megapixels
Records VideoYes
Records HD VideoYes
Height (inches)3.07
Width (inches)5.16
Depth (inches)1.77
Built-In FlashYes
Sensor SizeAPS-C
LCD Screen Size (inches)3.0
Red-Eye ReductionYes
Self TimerYes
Self Timer DelaySelectable delay time 2 or 12 s
Shutter Speed30 s To 1/8260;25000 s (Up To 1/8260;8000 s With Mechanical, Beyond That With Electronic Shutter)
Storage MediaSD/SDHC/SDXC
Power SourceBP-DC12
White BalanceAutomatic, Presets For Daylight, Cloudy, Halogen Lighting, Shadow, Electronic Flash, Memory Slots For Manually Metered Settings (2 Slots TL2, 1 Slot CL), Manual Color Temperature Setting
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