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Leica V-Lux 30
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Leica V-Lux 30 Digital Camera

14.1MP 16x CMOS Jan 2012
Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Sensor Type Release Date
The Leica V-Lux 30 is the perfect camera for everyone who travels the world with their eyes wide open to capture inspiration from their surroundings - such as the extreme sportsman Danny... More
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Leica Has Good Reviews for Its Cameras

Leica compact cameras have good ratings on average and across all cameras Leica is one of the superior brands.

Quite Large Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of comparable spec cameras that have been around for a similar time to the V-Lux 30 is 2.8", and the display diagonals range from 1" to 4.8". The Leica V-Lux 30 has a quite large display diagonal (3 inches) compared to most of the other cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Has a GPS (satellite)

has a GPS (satellite)

The Leica V-Lux 30 has a GPS (satellite). Most of the other digital cameras of this type and age do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The V-Lux 30 supports Full HD video. Most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and spec to the V-Lux 30 do not support Full HD video.

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

This camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory cards on similar spec cameras that are a comparable age to it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

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Quite Big Optical Zoom

Across all the compact cameras that have been available for a similar time to the V-Lux 30 the optical zooms range from 3x to 63x, and the average optical zoom is 9.3x. At 16 times zoom factor, the V-Lux 30 has a quite big optical zoom compared to most of the other digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

Like most of the other digital cameras of this type and age, the Leica V-Lux 30 has an image stabilizer.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The V-Lux 30 has a built-in flash, as do most of the other cameras of a similar age and spec to the V-Lux 30.

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Electronic Camera Shutter Type

This camera has an Electronic camera shutter type, which is typical of many compact cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Very High Playback Zoom (max)

The average playback zoom (max) of digital cameras of a similar age and spec to the V-Lux 30 is 9.3x. The playback zoom (max) of the V-Lux 30 of 16 times zoom factor is one of the highest amongst compact cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Fairly Large Maximum Memory Card Size

The smallest maximum memory card size of digital cameras of a similar type and age to the V-Lux 30 is 1GB and the largest is 130GB. At 64 gigabytes, the V-Lux 30 has a fairly large maximum memory card size compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable age and spec to the V-Lux 30.

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Has Six White Balances

The number of white balance modes found on the Leica V-Lux 30 is more than most comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. This camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most commonly found white balance found on digital cameras of this type and age. The white balances "Cloudy", "Daylight", "Halogen", "Manual" and "Shade" are also found on this Leica camera.

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4320 X 3240 Still Image Resolution(s)

The Leica V-Lux 30 has a 4320 x 3240 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 640 x 480 still image resolution(s) found on most digital cameras of this spec and age. In addition, this digital camera have still image resolution(s)s of 480 x 480, 640 x 360, 1536 x 1536, 1920 x 1080, 1920 x 1920, 2048 x 1360, 2048 x 1536, 2304 x 2304, 2560 x 1440, 2560 x 1712, 2560 x 1920, 2736 x 2736, 3072 x 1728, 3072 x 2048, 3072 x 2304, 3232 x 3232, 3648 x 2056, 3648 x 2432, 3648 x 2736 and 4320 x 2432 and 4320 x 2880. The still image resolution of all cameras of a similar age and type to the V-Lux 30 ranges from 640 x 360 to 5152 x 3864.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolutions

The highest video resolution supported by the V-Lux 30 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found video resolution supported by cameras of this type and age. 640 x 480 pixels is also supported by this Leica digital camera. This digital camera also support a video resolutions of 320 x 240 pixels and 1280 x 720 pixels. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

This digital camera's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best supported video resolution across all compact cameras that are a comparable age to the V-Lux 30.

Across similar types of digital camera the worst supported video resolution is 320 x 240 pixels.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Leica V-Lux 30 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of a 1280 x 720 pixels digital camera, which is the most common video resolution.

This digital camera's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best video resolution across all cameras of a comparable age and type to the V-Lux 30.

A 320 x 240 pixels maximum video resolution is the worst video resolution amongst similar types of digital camera.

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Features One Light Metering

The V-Lux 30 has a greater number of light metering modes than most cameras of a similar age and spec to it. The most commonly featured light metering is Centre-weighted, but this light metering is not featured on this digital camera. The light meterings Spot are also featured on this Leica camera.

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TFT Display

The V-Lux 30 has a TFT display which is better than most compact cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it. Most compact cameras that are a comparable age to it have an LCD display. TFT LCDs provide better image quality and higher resolutions to earlier LCD displays but their limitations are narrow viewing angles and poor vislibility in direct sunlight. Across all digital cameras of this age and type the display ranges from LCD (worst) to AMOLED (best).

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This camera has an Auto focus adjustment, which is the most commonly found focus adjustment on cameras that came out around the same time as it.

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10 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Video Capability

The V-Lux 30 does not support video capability. Most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age also do not support video capability.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Leica V-Lux 30 does not support wi-Fi, although this is within the context that most of the other similar spec cameras that have been available for around the same time as the V-Lux 30 also do not support wi-Fi.

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Not Waterproof

Most cameras of a comparable age and type to the V-Lux 30 are not waterproof. The V-Lux 30 is no exception to this as it too is not waterproof.

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Heavy

Cameras that have been on the market for more than two years have weights of between 20g and 840g, and the average weight is 170g. With a weight of 219 grams, the Leica V-Lux 30 is one of the heavier compact cameras that were released around the same time as the V-Lux 30 amongst cameras of this age.

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Only Features Four Flash Modess

The number of flash modes featured on the V-Lux 30 is more than most digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as it. This Leica camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most commonly featured flash modes featured on compact cameras that were launched around the same time as the V-Lux 30. The flash modess "Flash off", "Flash on" and "Pre-flash" are also featured on this digital camera.

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Only Has One Shooting Modes

The number of shooting modes found on the Leica V-Lux 30 is more than most digital cameras that came out around the same time as it. This camera has an Auto shooting modes, which is the most commonly found shooting modes found on compact cameras that have been around for around the same time as the V-Lux 30.

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Very Low ISO Sensitivity (max)

With an ISO sensitivity (max) of only 1,600, the Leica V-Lux 30 has a quite low ISO sensitivity (max) compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to the V-Lux 30. Compact cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the V-Lux 30 have ISO sensitivity (max)s of between 3 and 26,000, and the average ISO sensitivity (max) is 4,800.

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Very Small Internal Memory

With an internal memory of only 18 megabytes, the V-Lux 30 has a quite small internal memory compared to most of the other digital cameras that came out more than two years ago. The smallest internal memory of compact cameras that are a comparable age to the V-Lux 30 is 6.9MB, the biggest is 8.2GB, and the average internal memory is 280MB.

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Quite Big ISO Sensitivity (min)

The smallest ISO sensitivity (min) of digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the V-Lux 30 is 10, the biggest is 200, and the average ISO sensitivity (min) is 94. At 100, the V-Lux 30 has a fairly big ISO sensitivity (min) compared to most of the other cameras of this spec and age.

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Heavy

The average weight of cameras that were released more than two years ago is 4.1kg. With a weight of 0.219 kilograms, the Leica V-Lux 30 is one of the heavier cameras of this type and age amongst similar spec digital cameras of this age.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Leica V-Lux 30

Released Over Five Years Ago

Leica released the V-Lux 30 over five years ago.

Average Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of 4 times zoom factor, the V-Lux 30 has a relatively standard digital zoom compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable age and type to the V-Lux 30.

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Average Megapixel

With a megapixel of 14.1 megapixels, the V-Lux 30 has a pretty standard megapixel compared to most of the other cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the V-Lux 30.

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MOS Sensor Type

The V-Lux 30 has a MOS sensor type which is better than most cameras of this type and age. Most compact cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to it have a CCD sensor type.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Total Megapixels
Supported Aspect Ratios
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Normal Focusing Range
Macro Focusing Range (wide)
Focus Adjustment
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
Normal Focusing Range (wide)
Normal Focusing Range (tele)
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Camera Shutter Interval
Camera Shutter Type
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Range (tele)
Pre-Flash
Video
Full HD Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Video Formats Supported
Analog Signal Format System
Video Resolutions
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio System
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Internal Memory
Maximum Memory Card Size
Memory Slots
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Touchscreen
Display Resolution (numeric)
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
Optional Connectivity
DC-In Jack
HDMI
Camera
3D
GPS (satellite)
White Balance
Shooting Modes
Self-Timer Delay
Playback Zoom (max)
Orientation Sensor
Scene Modes
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Battery Type
Battery Capacity
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Battery Voltage
Battery Level Indicator
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Packaging Content
Bundled Software
AC Adapter Included
Cables Included
Batteries Included
Battery Charger Included
Hand Strap
Other Features
Built-In Flash
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
Weight
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Night Mode
Cable Type
Aperture Range (F-F)
On/off Switch
USB 2.0 Connectors

Expert Reviews

21 May 2014

Man nehme die gleiche Kompaktkamera und bringe sie unter zwei Modellbezeichnungen auf den Markt: Die Leica V-Lux 30 und Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ22 weisen ? bis auf den Preisunterschied von fast 200... Read more…

Build and features
Pick up and shoot usability
Up-to-the-minute tech
Very broad focal range from a camera that will still readily slip into a trouser pocket, sturdy feel "built to last" construction, intuitive to use
16x optical zoom can be used when recording Full HD stereo video
Price tag
Expensive for point and shoot
Modest light sensitivity
Costs as much as step-up DSLR with standard lens combo, maximum selectable ISO only ISO 1600
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