Leica C Digital Camera (Light Gold)

Leica C Digital Camera (Light Gold)

Leica C Digital Camera (Light Gold)

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Product Highlights

  • 12.1MP 1/1.7" MOS Sensor
  • Leica DC Vario-Summicron f/2-5.9 Lens
  • 7x Optical Zoom, 28-200mm Equivalency
  • 3.0" TFT LCD with 921k-dot Resolution
  • 200k-dot Color LCD Viewfinder
  • Full HD 1080 Video in AVCHD and MP4
  • Optical Image Stabilization
  • Wi-Fi with NFC & Leica C Image Shuttle
  • Compact and Stylish Design
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  • 1Description

The light gold C Digital Camera from Leica is a stylish, high performance compact camera with a 1/1.7" 12.1MP MOS sensor and a Leica DC-Vario-Summicron lens. The lens is a 7x optical zoom with a 35mm format equivalency of 28-200mm, which enables a comprehensive range of focal lengths from true wide-angle to telephoto. An additional 4x digital zoom is supported for extra reach. With optical image stabilization and a fast maximum aperture of f/2 at the wide-angle end, the Leica C provides effective low-light capability and its easy-to-use interface makes it a versatile everyday camera. Fast autofocus, 10 fps continuous shooting, and manual exposure control provide high-end capabilities, making it easy to shoot in difficult lighting and capture fast-moving subjects.

A 3.0" TFT Color LCD monitor provides composition and playback viewing with 921k-dot resolution and an electronic viewfinder with 200k-dot resolution and +/-4 diopter adjustment allows stable, eye-level composition. A programmable focusing ring enables fast and intuitive control of various camera settings including manual focus.

The Leica C is the first Leica to feature built-in Wi-Fi and an NFC (Near Field Communication) module for easy connectivity. With the free Leica C Image Shuttle app you can utilize the Wi-Fi connection to instantly download images to your smartphone or tablet and then share them on social media sites. In addition, the Wi-Fi connection and app allow you to use your smart device as a remote control for the camera, adjusting aperture, shutter speed, zoom, focus, video and several other functions, including shutter release.

Full HD 1080 video is provided in both the AVCHD and MP4 formats and a built-in stereo microphone is also supported. The Leica C is a sleek and handsome compact camera that is compatible with numerous elegant and practical accessories, including several new camera cases and pouches. 

Superior Imagery
The Leica C has a large 1/1.7" sensor with 12.1MP effective resolution, providing sharp pictures with outstanding contrast. In combination with precise optics, the imaging quality delivered is exceptional.
7x Optical Zoom Lens
Despite its compact form, the Leica C features an excellent zoom lens, which offers almost unlimited opportunities for creative expression, even in low light. The Leica DC Vario-Summicron 7x optical zoom lens with a 28-200mm focal length equivalency is outstanding for capturing intimate portraits, expansive interiors and fascinating landscapes.
Integrated Wi-Fi with NFC
The Leica C is the first Leica to feature an integrated Wi-Fi/NFC (Near Field Communication) module. Still pictures and videos can be transferred to smartphones and tablet PCs via WLAN without any cables. Simply download the free Leica C Image Shuttle app, install it on a compatible iOS or Android device and set up the WLAN link. What's more, WLAN and the app enable easy remote control of numerous camera functions from a smartphone or tablet.
Full HD Video
The Leica C records video in Full HD 1080 resolution in both the AVCHD and MP4 formats and supports a built-in stereo microphone. A large monitor screen, an electronic viewfinder and a selection of creative modes offers numerous options for the realization of creative filming.
The Leica C offers both a 3.0" TFT color LCD monitor and an Electronic Viewfinder. The LCD provides 921k-dot resolution and 100% screen coverage for clear playback and composition and the 200k-dot LCD viewfinder is ideal in bright conditions and for stable eye-level composition.
High-end Capture Functions
Optical Image Stabilization compensates against the affects of camera shake to provide clear images even at slow shutter speeds. Fast autofocus and a continuous shooting speed of 10 fps enable fast-action shooting and manual, aperture-priority and shutter-priority exposure settings allow you to have complete creative control of your images.
Manual Lens Ring
A programmable focusing ring on the lens allows you to make manual camera adjustments while keeping your eye on the image. It also enables manual focus control.
Elegant Design
Functional and appropriate for every occasion, the light gold color option showcases the elegant design of the slim and stylish Leica C.
In the Box
Leica C Digital Camera (Light Gold)
  • Leica BP-DC14 Rechargeable Battery
  • Leica ACA-DC11 AC Adapter
  • Wrist Strap
  • AV Cable
  • USB Cable
  • Limited 2-year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Pixels Actual: 12.8 Megapixel
    Effective: 12.1 Megapixel
    Sensor 1/1.7" MOS
    File Formats Still Images: JPEG, MPO, RAW
    Movies: MP4, MPEG-4 AVCHD
    Audio: AAC, Dolby Digital 2ch
    Image Stabilization Optical
    Lens Leica DC Vario-Summicron
    EFL: 6-42.8mm (35 mm equivalent: 28-200mm)
    Aperture: f/2.0 (W) - 5.9 (T)
    Filter Thread None
    Zoom Optical: 7x
    Digital: 4x
    Focus Range Wide: 20" (50.80 cm) - Infinity
    Telephoto: 31.5" (80.01 cm) - Infinity
    Wide Macro: 1.2" (3.05 cm) - Infinity
    Tele Macro: 31.5" (80.01 cm) - Infinity
    Exposure Control
    Shutter Type: Electronic & Mechanical
    Speed: 250 - 1/4000 seconds
    60 - 15 seconds in  Starry Sky Mode
    Exposure Metering Center-weighted, Multi, Spot
    Exposure Modes Modes: Aperture Priority, Manual, Program, Shutter Priority
    Compensation: -2 EV to +2 EV (in 1/3 EV steps)
    Burst Rate Up to 10 fps
    Flash Modes Auto
    Auto/Red-eye Reduction
    Flash On
    Slow Sync/Red-eye Reduction
    Built-in Flash Yes
    Maximum Effective Flash Range Wide: 1.97 - 22.97' (0.6 - 7 m)
    Telephoto: 2.62 - 7.55' (0.8 - 2.3 m)
    External Flash Connection None
    Built-in Memory 87 MB
    Memory Card Type SD
    Video Recording Yes, NTSC/PAL
    Resolution 1920 x 1080
    Audio Recording Built-in Mic: With Video, Stereo
    Diopter Adjustment - 4 to +4 m
    Screen 3.0" LCD Rear Screen (921,600 pixels)
    Screen Coverage 100%
    Connectivity/System Requirements
    Connectivity 1x HDMI D (Micro)
    1x USB 2.0
    1x AV Output
    Wi-Fi Yes, 802.11b/g/n built-in
    Operating/Storage Temperature Operating
    32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
    Humidity: 10 - 80%
    Waterproofing None
    Certifications CE
    Battery 1x BP-DC14 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack, 3.7 VDC, 950 mAh
    AC Power Adapter ACA-DC11 (Included)
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 4.1 x 2.5 x 1.1" / 103.0 x 63.0 x 28.0 mm
    Weight 6.88 oz / 195 g with memory card and battery
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 2.1 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 6.5 x 5.5 x 3.2"

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