Leica SL2 Review

Leica SL2 47MP Mirrorless Full-Frame Camera (Body Only)

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The Leica SL2 is a Leica L mount camera from Leica with a Full-Frame CMOS sensor. You can view the best Leica mirrorless cameras here.

The Leica SL2 Mirrorless Camera is a high-end camera that offers great features and performance. It has a 47.3MP Full-Frame CMOS Sensor, Maestro III Image Processor, 5.76m-Dot 0.78x-Mag. EyeRes OLED EVF, 3.2″ 2.1m-Dot Touchscreen LCD, 5K/DCI 4K Video; HLG & 10-Bit Recording, ISO 100-50000, Up to 20 fps Shooting, Contrast-Detect 225-Area AF System, 5-Axis Sensor-Shift Image Stabilization, 187MP Multishot, Dual SD UHS-II Slots. This camera is perfect for photographers who need a high-quality camera that can shoot video in 4K resolution and take pictures in high resolution. It also has a sensor-shift image stabilization system that makes it easy to take pictures and videos without motion blur.

Leica SL2 Key Features

  • 47.3MP Full-Frame CMOS Sensor
  • Maestro III Image Processor
  • 5.76m-Dot 0.78x-Mag. EyeRes OLED EVF
  • 3.2″ 2.1m-Dot Touchscreen LCD
  • 5K/DCI 4K Video; HLG & 10-Bit Recording
  • ISO 100-50000
  • Up to 20 fps Shooting
  • Contrast-Detect 225-Area AF System
  • 5-Axis Sensor-Shift Image Stabilization
  • 187MP Multishot
  • Dual SD UHS-II Slots

Leica SL2 Video Review

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Frequently Asked Questions

What’s included with the Leica SL2?
Included with the Leica SL2 are: Leica SL2 Mirrorless Camera, Leica BP-SCL4 Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (8.4V, 1860mAh), Leica BP-SCL4 Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (8.4V, 1860mAh), Leica BC-SCL4 Battery Charger, Leica SL Camera Cover, Leica S Camera Strap for Leica S Medium Format DSLR, Limited 2-Year Warranty. You can also usually find Leica SL2 bundle kits with additional accessories and lenses included.

What lens mount does the Leica SL2 have?
The Leica SL2 has a Leica L lens mount. This is a popular lens mount, so you should have no issues finding Leica L lenses. This lens mount is also available on the following cameras: Leica SL2, Leica SL2-S, Leica TL2

What kind of sensor does the Leica SL2 have?
The Leica SL2 has a Full-Frame CMOS sensor.

What is the resolution of the Leica SL2?
The Leica SL2’s Full-Frame CMOS sensor has the following resolutions – Effective: 47.3 Megapixel (8368 x 5584).

Does the Leica SL2 have image stabilization?
The Leica SL2 has Sensor-Shift, 5-Axis image stabilization. Image stabilization is important for photographers interested in shooting in low light without relying on a tripod.

What size and resolution screen does the Leica SL2 have?
The Leica SL2’s screen is 3.2″ and has a resolution of 2,100,000 Dots.

How many autofocus points does the Leica SL2 have?
The Leica SL2 has the following autofocus points – Contrast Detection: 225.

What is the material construction of the Leica SL2?
The Leica SL2 is made of Magnesium Alloy, Aluminum.

Does the Leica SL2 have a built-in ND filter?
The Leica SL2 does not have a built-in ND filter. While having a built-in filter is convenient, you can always buy quality filters for your lenses and have more flexibility.

Can the Leica SL2 shoot photos and video?
The Leica SL2 can shoot stills & video. This is arguably the most important feature to check before purchasing a camera. You don’t want to be caught off guard when you go to shoot video and your camera only takes photos.

What batteries does the Leica SL2 take?
The Leica SL2 takes the following batteries: 1 x BP-SCL4 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion, 7.2 VDC, 1860 mAh (Approx. 370 Shots).

How are the Leica SL2’s dimensions?
The Leica SL2 has dimensions of 5.75 x 4.21 x 1.65″ / 146 x 107 x 42 mm.

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