Its announcement is expected before the end of the year.
According to the source, Leica is planning to release the SL2-S mirrorless camera, which can be considered a “scaled-down” version of the SL2 model, introduced in November last year. Images and some technical characteristics of the Leica SL2-S have already appeared on the web.
Images and some technical specifications of the Leica SL2-S mirrorless camera have appeared.
According to preliminary data, the Leica SL2-S will have a back-illuminated CMOS image sensor. Its resolution will be 24.6 megapixels. The camera will be equipped with an image stabilization system capable of compensating for displacements in five degrees of freedom. Its effectiveness is estimated at 5.5 EV. Multishot function, which uses sensor offset, will allow you to take pictures with a resolution of 96 megapixels.
The photographer is said to have a maximum sensitivity of ISO 100,000. The camera will support 4K and C4K video (3840 x 2160 and 4096 x 2160 pixels, respectively) with 10-bit representation and 4: 2: 2 color subsampling.
The camera dimensions will be equal to 146 x 107 x 83 mm, weight – 850 g. With the battery, the camera will weigh 931 g. Its price will be 4895 dollars. For comparison, the Leica SL2 costs $ 5,995. The Leica SL2-S mirrorless camera is expected to be announced before the end of the year.