Leica will announce a new mirrorless camera – Leica T Typ 701 – on April 24, 2014. Here is the first leaked image of Leica T Typ 701 and the price in US. will be over $3,000 for camera+lens kit.
According to the rumors, Leica T series mirrorless camera will be positioned between the M and X lines and expected to have an APS-C sensor with an optional EVF. And The body will be made in Germany.
Below are the specs of Leica T Typ 701:
- The new T model will not be a MFT camera and it will not be based on an existing Panasonic model
- APS-C sensor
- Optional EVF
- The body will be made in Germany and it will be very solid built with a special new/unique design/production process
- The new T lenses (both primes and zooms) will be made in Asia (most likely by Panasonic in Japan).
- Touchscreen LCD
- Built-in Wi-Fi
- A new adapter that will let you use M lenses on the T body will also be announced