Leica V-Lux 3 Super Zoom Digital Camera

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Leica V-Lux 3 Super Zoom Digital Camera

Leica V-Lux 3 SuperZoom Digital Camera Leica V-LUX 3, the latest addition to an impressive Leica range of compact digital cameras. Featuring a focal length ranging from 25mm to 600 mm plus a full HD video capturing capability, this new V-LUX 3 increases the range of compact digital Leica cameras. The ground-breaking "all-in-one" integrates classic photo functions with quality video that is on the level of premium quality camcorders. With a comprehensive array of features united with its compact layout make this V-LUX 3 a most attractive alternative to any entry-level DSLR camera.

 Announced Dec 9, 2011 ✓



Features

1/2.3" 12.8Mp CMOS Sensor
12Mp Effective Resolution
Tilting 3.0" LCD Monitor & EVF
Leica DC Vario-Elmarit 4.5-108mm Lens
24x Optical Zoom
1920 x 1080/60p HD Video Capture
Auto, 100-320 ISO Range
Built-In Flash
SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card Slot
Photoshop Elements/Premiere Elements

Camera Includes
Leica V-Lux 3
Lens Cap
Battery Charger (Leica BC-DC 9)
Battery (Leica BP-DC 9)
Lens Hood
Carrying Strap
AV cable
USB cable
CD with detailed instructions
2-year warranty
Specifications
Camera type SLR-like (bridge)  
Camera Image sensor
Maximum resolution 4000 x 3000  
Additional resolutions 4000 x 2672, 4000 x 2248, 3264 x 2448, 3264 x 2176, 3264 x 1840, 2992 x 2992, 2560 x 1920, 2560 x 1712, 2560 x 1440, 2448 x 2448, 2048 x 1536, 2048 x 1360, 1920 x 1920, 1920 x 1080, 1600 x 1200, 1536 x 1536, 640 x 480, 480 x 480  
Image ratio width:height 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9  
Operational pixels 12.1 megapixels  
Photo detector sensors 12.8 megapixels  
Image sensor size 1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm)  
Image sensor type CMOS  
Camera Image
ISO value Auto, Hi Auto (1600-6400), 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200  
White bal presets 5  
Custom white bal modes Yes (2)  
Stabilization type Optical  
Uncompressed format type RAW  
JPEG compression levels Fine, Standard  
Focusing and Optics
Focal length (equiv.) 25 600 mm  
Optical image zoom 24  
Autofocus type Contrast Detect (sensor), Single, Live View  
Digital image zoom Yes (4x)  
Manual focus ability Yes  
Normal focus range 30 cm (11.81")  
Macro focus ratio 1 cm (.39")  
Number of focus positions 23  
Camera mount None  
Monitor and viewfinder
Pivoting LCD Fully articulated  
Monitor size 3"  
Screen resolution 461,000  
Touch screen interface No  
Live view LCD Yes  
Viewfinder style Electronic  
Viewfinder coverage 100 %  
Photography highlights
Largest aperture opening F2.8 - F5.2  
Slowest shutter speed 30 sec  
Fastest shutter speed 1/2000 sec  
Aperture priority mode Yes  
Shutter priority mode Yes  
Manual exposure setting Yes  
Scene modes Yes  
Flash built-in Yes (Pop-up)  
Flash coverage 9.5 m  
External flash Yes (Hot-shoe)  
Flash mode settings Auto, On, Off, Red-eye, Slow Sync  
Continuous shooting Yes (12 fps)  
Self-timing device Yes (2 or 10 sec, 10 sec (3 pictures))  
Metering mode settings Multi, Center-weighted, Spot  
Exposure compensation 2 EV (at 1/3 EV steps)  
Auto exposure bracketing (3 frames at 1/3 EV, 1 EV steps)  
White balance bracketing No  
Videography highlights
File formats MPEG4  
Audio channels Stereo  
Video resolutions 1920 x 1080 (60, 30 fps), 1280 x 720 (60, 30 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps), 320 x 240 (220 fps)  
Media storage
Storage devices SD/SDHC/SDXC, Internal  
Included storage 70 MB  
Multiple Device Connections
USB port USB 2.0 (480Mbit/sec)  
HDMI interface Yes  
Wireless connectivity None  
Remote ability Yes (Optional DMWRSL1 )  
Physical features
Environmental sealing No  
Power Battery Pack  
Battery type Lithium-Ion BP-DC 9 rechargeable battery & charger  
Battery life cycle 410  
Overall weight 540 g (1.19 lb / 19.05 oz)  
Overall dimensions 124 x 81 x 95 mm (4.88 x 3.19 x 3.74")  
Additional features
Built-in orientation sensor Yes  
Interval recording No  
Global Positioning System None


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