Leica M9 18MP Grey Digital SLR Camera

Leica M9 is the world s most compact digital system camera with a full-frame CCD sensor. With its 18 Megapixel sensor in full-frame 35 mm format and cutting-edge image-processing system, the Leica M9 is dedicated to capturing images of the very highest quality.

Package Contents

1 Leica M9 DSLR Camera 1 Battery Pack 1 Battery Charger 1 Data Cable (USB) 1 carrying Strap 1 CD-ROM 1 User s Guide


Camera Type Compact digital view rangefinder system cameraLens Mount Leica M bayonet with additional sensor for 6-bit coding. Lens System Leica M lenses from 16 to 135 mm. Image Format / Image Sensor 5270 x 3516 pixels (18.5 megapixels) CCD chip, active area approx. 23.9 x 35.8 mm / 5212 x 3472 pixels (18 megapixels) (corresponds to the effective image format of Leica M film cameras).Image File Formats DNG (RAW data), optionally uncompressed or slightly compressed (by non-linear reduction of color depth), 2 JPEG compression levelsFile Sizes DNG 18 MB (compressed) 36 MB (uncompressed) JPEG approx. 2 to 10 MB, (depending on image content) Color Spaces Adobe RGB, Srgb Storage Media SD cards up to 2 GB / SDHC cards up to 32 GB

Compatibility Windows XP/Vista; Mac OS X (10.5) Sensitivity Range ISO 80/19 degree to ISO 2500/35 degree, selectable in 1/3 ISO increments, in aperture priority automatic mode A and manual exposure setting, optional automatic control or manual selection, automatic control in snapshot mode Flash Connection Hot shoe with centre and control contacts Flash Synchronisation Optional, on first or second curtain Flash Synchronisation Speed 1/180 s; longer shutter speeds may be used Viewfinder Principle Large size, bright, combined bright-line viewfinder / rangefinder with automatic parallax compensation Eyepiece Adjusted to -0.5 dioptres Correction lenses for 3 to +3 dptr. available Viewfinder Magnification 0.68x Displays on rear panel 2.5 monitor (colour TFT-LCD) with 230,000 pixels Shutter Microprocessor-controlled, particularly low-noise, metal-leaf, vertical focal-plane shutter Power Supply 1 rechargeable lithium-ion battery, nominal voltage 3.7 V, capacity 1900 mAh. Charge level displayed on monitor screen, when shutter locked in open position (for sensor cleaning), additional acoustic warning signal for insufficient Charge.Battery Charger Inputs 100 240 V AC, 50/60 Hz, automatic adaptation, or 12/24 V DC Output 4.2 V DC, 800 mA. Camera Body Full-metal body in die cast magnesium alloy with cataphoretic paint finish and artificial leather trim; Brass top deck and base plate, black or steel-grey finish. Interface 5-pin Mini-USB 2.0 high-speed socket for fast data transfer Dimensions Approx. 139 x 37 x 80 mm Weight 585 g(including battery)

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