Leica is indeed going to announce their completely new Leica SL (Typ 601) Full Frame mirrorless camera on October 20! And Leica will announce three new interchangeable SL lenses for the Leica SL camera. These three new lenses are:
– Leica Vario-Elmarit-SL 1: 2.8-4 / 24-90 mm ASPH
– Leica Apo-Vario-Elmarit-SL 1: 2.8-4 / 90-280 mm
– Leica Summilux-SL 1: 1.4 / 50 mm ASPH
The new Leica SL (Typ 601) Full Frame mirrorless camera is rumored to be a very expensive camera, the price is triple for the Sony a7 series camera. So, it could Not be a real Sony FE system competitor.
Here are some rumored specs of this new camera:
- Full fame camera with autofocus
- Auto Focus in Camera
- New line of AF lenses
- Very good high ISO performance – probably the best in the industry, better than Sony a7S
- Will be available in stores before Christmas
Stay tuned for more info.
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