After nearly 5 years of the Leica M (Typ 240), the new Leica M10 camera remain traditional design, but improved with inside hardware including new 24MP CMOS sensor, new New Maestro-II Processor for higher speed and ISO range extended, now from 100-50,000. Leica M10 price in USA is set to $6,595, equivalent to the Leica M (Typ 240) and around $400 less from Leica MP; and it can be pre-ordered via BHPhoto store in Black and Silver color options.
Leica M10 exterior design is now slimmer and lightweight, but the field of view has been enlarged by 30 percent and the magnification factor has been increased to 0.73x, roughly equivalent to the Leica M7 (0.72x – 28mm), enabling users to have wider viewfinder.
According to the company, the Leica M10 builds on more than 60 years of rangefinder expertise, 11 years of digital M-Camera development and the invaluable feedback from dedicated M-Photographers to not only bring the slimmest digital M of all time, but the most refined and state-of-the-art digital rangefinder Leica has ever created.
New 24MP CMOS sensor on M10 is featuring new technologies that lead to significant improvements in all parameters. Along with the new Maestro II image processor with an advanced technology can fulfill the promise made by Leica cameras.
Leica New Camera has a weather resistant body, top and bottom plates are machined from solid blocks of brass and the chassis is built from magnesium alloy, it has 3.0-inch LCD screen which also protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass to prevent scratches. The rear panel features three buttons such as live view, playback, and menu.
Leica has also integrated Wi-Fi in the M10 means now you can interact with mobile devices to transfer images quickly. However USB port has been removed. As mentioned above, Leica M10 price is $6,595 available in Black and Silver color variants.
Leica M10 Specifications
- Dimensions of 139 x 39 x 80 mm
- Weight of 660g
- TFT LCD Display of 3 inches
- 24 megapixels Full frame CMOS Sensor
- Maximum resolution of 5952 x 3992 pixels
- Maestro II Processor
- Auto ISO 100-50000
- Viewfinder coverage of 100%
- Viewfinder magnification of 0.73×
- Shutter speed – Min. 8 sec. Max. 1/4000 sec
- Continuous Shooting Speed – 5.0 fps
- Connectivity of Wi-Fi, SD/SDHC/SDXC
- BP-SCL5 Battery up to 210 shots