Leica M-E (Typ 240)

bythom leica me

The latest in a long line of M derivatives, this time at the lower price end.

  • Sensor: 24mp CCD sensor, 24x36 (no crop from 35mm film), Bayer color filtration, no AA filter
  • Mount: Leica M
  • Images: 5952 x 3976 JPEG or 14-bit raw DNG, 3 fps max
  • Video:  1080P/24/25, 720P/24/25, 480P/24/25/30, Motion-JPEG in .MOV container, mono mic (stereo ext mic) 
  • Shutter: mechanical 60 sec to 1/4,000 sec, bulb 
  • Exposure: center-weighted, multi-zone, spot, -3 to +3EV exposure compensation, 9 white balance settings (plus Custom), ISO 200-6400 (plus Pull 100)
  • Focus: manual focus
  • Display: 3" 920k dot fixed LCD, optical viewfinder (.68x magnification) framelines for 24, 28, 35, 50, 75, 90mm lenses
  • Flash: hot shoe, 1/180 flash sync, red-eye reduction, slow sync, rear sync
  • Remote: no
  • Other Notable Features: auto lens compensation, microphone input
  • Cards: SD, SDHC
  • Battery: BP-SCL2
  • Size: 5.5 x 3.2 x 1.7 (139 x 80 x 42mm) wide, tall, deep
  • Weight: 24 ounces (680g)
  • Colors: Gray/Black
  • Price: US$3995 body only
  • Current Firmware: 1.0
  • Announced: June 25, 2019

Support this site by ordering this product from the following advertiser:

text and images © 2019 Thom Hogan
portions Copyright 1999-2018 Thom Hogan-- All Rights Reserved
Follow us on Twitter: @bythom, hashtags #bythom, #sansmirror