|70 Reviews + 1 Award|
|A Less Popular Choice|
63Value for Money
|Optical Zoom||Weight||Camera Type||Megapixels||Release Date|
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Leica V-Lux Price History
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Value for Money
Why Has it Scored 75?
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What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?
Average Review Score
4.5 stars (11 reviews)
of Customers Would Recommend
It's received an Essential Award from PhotographyBlog.com.
What Are People Saying About the Leica V-Lux?
How Good Are Leica Cameras?
Key Reasons For and Against
5472 x 3648 pixels image resolution
Higher than average megapixels
Average optical zoom
3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels video resolution
Higher than average maximum ISO sensitivity
Has an image stabiliser
Has a built-in flash
Has a headphone output
Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)
Longer than average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)
Has a microphone in
Higher than average display resolution
Has a vari-angle LCD display
1/1 to 1/1.5" image sensor size
360 battery life
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Average digital zoom
Average display diagonal
Longer than average camera shutter speed
Heavier than average
Only 3840 x 2160 pixels video resolution
What the Reviews Say
Some people thought it was thoughtfully designed
Three people thought it had great technical features
The vast majority of people thought this digital camera had a good lens
Over 10 people thought the Leica V-Lux took good photos
The majority of people thought it was good for video capture
Two people thought the Leica V-Lux was not good in terms of size
Some people thought it did not have a good screen or viewfinder
5472 X 3648 Pixels Image Resolution
The Leica V-Lux has a maximum image resolution of 5472 x 3648 pixels. That's 25% higher resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all digital cameras the resolution ranges from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).
Higher Than Average Megapixels
The megapixels of the Leica V-Lux of 20.1MP is higher than 80% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. Across all the cameras the megapixels range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.
Average Optical Zoom
The Leica V-Lux's optical zoom of 16x is pretty standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 21% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.
3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels Video Resolution
The Leica V-Lux has a maximum video resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. Digital cameras resolutions range from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 5976 x 3992 pixels (best). A video resolution of 3840 x 2160 is known as UHD.
A video resolution of 3840 x 2160 is known as UHD.
Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity
The lowest maximum ISO sensitivity of digital cameras is 200, the highest is 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 15,000. The Leica V-Lux's maximum ISO sensitivity of 25,000 is in the highest 20% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.
Has an Image Stabiliser
The Leica V-Lux has an image stabiliser. 69% of digital cameras also have an image stabiliser.
Longer Than Average Camera Shutter Speed
Cameras have camera shutter speeds of between 0.000016s and 4s, and the average camera shutter speed is 0.0089s. The Leica V-Lux's camera shutter speed of 0.000625s is longer than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is longer than 91% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.
Heavier Than Average
Across all the digital cameras the weights range from 50g to 2.7kg, and the average weight is 310g. The Leica V-Lux's weight of 520g is heavier than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the heaviest 16% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.
Has a Built-in Flash
The Leica V-Lux has a built-in flash. 67% of digital cameras also have a built-in flash.
Has a Headphone Output
The Leica V-Lux has a headphone output, unlike 93% of digital cameras which do not have a headphone output.
Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)
The Leica V-Lux supports Near Field Communication (NFC), unlike 88% of digital cameras which do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).
Average Digital Zoom
The Leica V-Lux's digital zoom of 4x is pretty average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 12% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.
Longer Than Average Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
The maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Leica V-Lux of 400mm is longer than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the longest 29% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.
The Leica V-Lux supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. 71% of digital cameras do not support Wi-Fi.
Has a Microphone in
The Leica V-Lux has a microphone in. 89% of cameras do not have a microphone in.
Higher Than Average Display Resolution
The Leica V-Lux's display resolution of 921,000 pixels is higher than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is higher than 71% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. The average display resolution of all digital cameras is 600,000 pixels, with the lowest being 23,000 pixels and the highest being 6,300,000 pixels.
Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display
The Leica V-Lux has a vari-angle LCD display, which is unusual. 85% of digital cameras do not have a vari-angle LCD display.
1/1 to 1/1.5" Image Sensor Size
The Leica V-Lux has an 1/1 to 1/1.5" image sensor size which is bigger than the 1/2 to 1/2.5" image sensor size found on most digital cameras. Across all digital cameras the image sensor size ranges from 1/3 or less" (worst) to 4/3" (best). §.
360 Battery Life
The Leica V-Lux is a camera that takes 360 shots battery life. Most of the other cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life.
Only 3840 X 2160 Pixels Video Resolution
The highest video resolution supported by the Leica V-Lux is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels digital camera, which is the most common resolution supported by digital cameras. In addition, this camera supports video resolutions of 640x480 pixels, 1280x720 pixels, 1920x1080 pixels plus 1 more value. Across all digital cameras the best resolution is 4096 x 2160 pixels and the worst is 320 x 120 pixels.
Average Display Diagonal
The Leica V-Lux's display diagonal of 3" is fairly typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 62% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.
Has a Built-in Speaker(s)
The Leica V-Lux has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 91% of digital cameras which do not have a built-in speaker(s).
The Leica V-Lux has been listed on Kagoo since January 2017 and is currently ranked number 332 out of 490 digital cameras.
Value for Money
Value for Money
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What the Reviews Say
7 out of 10 people thought it did not have a fair price
How Big is the Leica V-Lux?
The Leica V-Lux is 137mm wide and 98.5mm tall. It is 130.7mm deep and weighs 520g.
Frequently Asked Questions About the Leica V-Lux
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Leica V-Lux Specification
|Image Sensor Size||1/1 to 1/1.5"|
|Still Image Resolution||4864 Ã 3648, 3456 Ã 2592, 2432 Ã 1824, 5472 Ã 3648, 3888 Ã 2592, 2736 Ã 1824, 5472 Ã 3080, 3840 Ã 2160, 1920 Ã 1080, 3648 Ã 3648, 2592 Ã 2592, 1824 Ã 1824|
|Maximum Image Resolution||5472 x 3648 pixels|
|Image Formats Supported||RAW, JPG|
|Supported Aspect Ratios||16:9, 3:2, 4:3, 1:1|
|Energy Star Certified||No|
|Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||400mm|
|Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||25mm|
|Lens Structure (Elements/groups)||15/11|
|Auto Focusing (AF) Modes||Face detection, Multi Point Auto Focus|
|Normal Focusing Range||0.3 - â|
|ISO Sensitivity||12,500, 6,400, 3,200, 1,600, 800, 400, 200, 100, 80|
|Maximum ISO Sensitivity||25,000|
|Minimum ISO Sensitivity||80|
|Light Exposure Correction||± 5EV (1/3EV step)|
|Camera Shutter Speed||1s|
|Slowest Camera Shutter Speed||120s|
|Camera Shutter Type||Electronic|
|Flash Modes||Auto, Pre-flash, Slow synchronization|
|Flash Range (Tele)||1 - 9.5|
|Flash Range (Wide)||0.3 - 13.5|
|Maximum Video Resolution||3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels|
|Video Resolution||3840 x 2160 pixels, 1920 x 1080 pixels, 1280 x 720 pixels, 640 x 480 pixels|
|Motion JPEG Frame Rate||60fps|
|Video Formats Supported||MP4|
|Analog Signal Format System||NTSC, PAL|
|Resolution At Capture Speed||3840x2160@30fps, 1920x1080@60fps|
|HD Type||4K Ultra HD|
|Compatible Memory Card||SD / SDHC / SDXC / SDIO|
|Vari-Angle LCD Display||Yes|
|Field of View||100%|
|Display Resolution||921,000 Pixels|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|HDMI Connector Type||Micro|
|White Balance||Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Flash, Incandescent, Shade|
|Scene Modes||Backlight, Night, Night portrait, Panorama, Portrait, Sports|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Weight (Including Battery)||830g|
|Power Source Type||Battery|
|Battery Life||360 Shots|
|Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)||10 - 80|
|Operating Temperature (T-T)||0 - 40|
|Battery Charger Included||Yes|
|Quick Start Guide||Yes|
|Near Field Communication (NFC)||Yes|
|Wi-Fi Standards||IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n|