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Leica SOFORT 2 Instant Camera (Black)

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Leica SOFORT 2 Instant Camera (Black)
Key Features
  • Accepts SOFORT Instant Film
  • Automatik-Hektor 2.4mm f/2 Lens
  • 28mm (35mm Equivalent)
  • 3" TFT LCD
Bringing modernity and style to instant photography, the SOFORT 2 Instant Camera from Leica offers a fun and creative way to capture memories. This hybrid camera features a 2.4mm f/2 lens and a 1/5" CMOS sensor that can capture 4.9MP photos which you can store on a microSD card. Using the camera's 3" TFT LCD, view photos you've taken and print your favorites. Alternatively, transfer your pictures from your camera to your smartphone and share them digitally using the Leica FOTOS App.
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Leica SOFORT 2 Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2Full Creative Control
  • 3
  • 4Easy to Share
  • 5Personalize Your Photos
  • 6Customization
  • 7Additional Camera Features
Full Creative Control
Bringing modernity and style to instant photography, the SOFORT 2 Instant Camera from Leica offers a fun and creative way to capture memories. This hybrid camera features a 2.4mm f/2 lens and a 1/5" CMOS sensor that can capture 4.9MP photos which you can store on a microSD card. Using the camera's 3" TFT LCD, view photos you've taken and print your favorites. Alternatively, transfer your pictures from your camera to your smartphone and share them digitally using the Leica FOTOS App.
Easy to Share
Designed with selfies and social media in mind, the SOFORT 2 features a second release button on the front of the camera next to its built-in flash. The camera's wide-angle lens provides a 28mm full frame equivalency that's useful for group photos as well as landscapes. With the Leica FOTOS app, you can seamlessly transfer the photos you capture to your smartphone for sharing. Additionally, you can select photos in your Leica gallery that weren't taken on your SOFORT 2 and print them using the camera.
Personalize Your Photos
Built into the SOFORT 2 are various film styles and effects that allow for more creative photography including double exposure, fisheye, soft focus, retro, monochrome, vivid, and many others.
Customization
Accompanying the SOFORT 2 is its own color film which comes in neo gold and warm white. Lecia has also introduced numerous accessories for the camera including a wrist strap, carry strap, hip and cross-body bags, magnet frame, and more.
Additional Camera Features
  • Internal memory: Approximately 45 images
  • Exposure Compensation: ±2 EV
  • Developing time: 90 seconds
  • Image output time: 16 seconds
  • Rechargeable lithium-ion battery pack
  • ISO sensitivity range: ISO 100-1600

Leica SOFORT 2 Specs

Key Specs
Film Format
Leica Sofort
Focal Length
2.4mm / 28mm (35mm Equivalent)
Aperture
f/2 to 16
Focus Type
Manual Focus
Viewfinder Type
No
Built-In Flash
Yes
Battery Type
1x Built-In
Optics
Focal Length
2.4mm / 28mm (35mm Equivalent)
Aperture
f/2 to 16
Focus Type
Manual Focus
Minimum Focus Distance
3.9" / 10 cm
Viewfinder/Display
Viewfinder Type
No
Exposure Control
Exposure Modes
Automatic
Shutter Speed
1/8000 to 1/4 Sec
Flash
Built-In Flash
Yes
Effective Flash Range
1.6 to 4.9' / 0.5 to 1.5 m
Flash Modes
Auto
General
Tripod Mounting Thread
1/4"-20 Female
Battery Type
1x Built-In
Mobile App Compatible
Yes: Android & iOS
App Name: FOTOS
Dimensions (W x H x D)
4.8 x 3.4 x 1.7" / 123 x 87 x 44 mm
Weight
0.7 lb / 320 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight
1.155 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
6.3 x 3.9 x 3.5"

Leica SOFORT 2 Reviews

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What is the resolution? Will it shoot and save a ...

What is the resolution? Will it shoot and save a digital image?
Asked by: Britt
The Leica SOFORT 2 Instant Camera (Black) resolution is 2560 x 1920 Pixel (4,9MP). And it can save the image. it save to the internal memory & microSD / microSDHC memory card approx. 45 images (internal memory) / approx. 850 images (1GB microSD-memory card)
Answered by: Rob K
Date published: 2024-02-07

What is the largest memory card that the camera ...

What is the largest memory card that the camera will support?
Asked by: Jonathon
Leica doesn't mention what's the largest memory card it can support but a 1GB microSD-memory card will hold around 850 photos so a 16 GB micro SD will be sufficient.
Answered by: Samik G
Date published: 2023-11-08

Where is this camera manufactured?

Where is this camera manufactured?
Asked by: Robert
The SOFORT 2 Instant Camera is manufactured in China.
Answered by: Stephen M
Date published: 2023-11-24

Can you transfer photos to phone without ...

Can you transfer photos to phone without printing?
Asked by: Tony
The Leica SOFORT 2 Instant Camera does not automatically print out images. One is able to review images and select the ones one wants to print. However, it does not need to be a printed image in order to transfer it with the Leica FOTOS App.
Answered by: Yaakov
Date published: 2023-12-11

once i select a photo from the camera to print on ...

once i select a photo from the camera to print on the camera to give to a friend, can I print the same photo again for myself?
Asked by: Danny
Yes, photos on the Leica SOFORT 2 Instant Camera (White) can be printed repeatedly.
Answered by: Ejona G
Date published: 2024-03-11

For film processing, can the camera determine if ...

For film processing, can the camera determine if images are b/w or color, etc. or is that done by the film?
Asked by: David
The Leica SOFORT 2 will print color photos if you are using color film. However, since it can also save the image to a memory card, you can reprint later in B&W from a computer printer.
Answered by: Dan W
Date published: 2023-10-24

Is there any international warranty?

Is there any international warranty?
Asked by: Tsz Kin
The Leica SOFORT 2 Instant Camera (White) includes a Limited 3-Year Manufacturer International Warranty.
Answered by: Lawrence C
Date published: 2023-11-17

Does camera need to be connected to iPhone, etc. ...

Does camera need to be connected to iPhone, etc. to operate, via the app?
Asked by: David
The app is not required in order to take photos with the Leica SOFORT 2 Instant Camera (Red).
Answered by: Boyd H
Date published: 2023-10-24
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