The Leica M-E (Typ 240) is distinguished by a timelessly elegant design and high-end construction; each model is handcrafted in Germany. The compact camera body is dust and spray water resistant, while the genuine leather trim offers both a sophisticated appearance and a safer grip on the camera. Top and base plate are finished in an anthracite gray paint which has been developed especially for the M-E.
As with all Leica M models, owners of the new M-E benefit from the comprehensive system compatibility that distinguishes the Leica M series. Thanks to the long-established Leica M-Mount, the M-E is compatible with nearly every M lens ever produced — and so represents a particularly sustainable investment.
24-Megapixel CMOS Sensor
Image Quality without Compromise The new Leica M-E ranks among the most compact full-frame camera systems in the world. Its 24MP CMOS sensor offers a high light sensitivity up to ISO 6400 – yielding outstanding image results even in low-light situations. Its 2GB buffer memory ensures that the Leica M-E is always ready to shoot, even when capturing a rapid succession of frames – so you can rest assured that you will never miss out on the decisive moment.
Integrated Video Function
The Leica Look in Full-HD Thanks to its high resolution and light sensitivity, the Leica M-E delivers photographs imbued with the classic ‘Leica look’, characterized by a unique bokeh rendition Leica lenses are known for. Owners of the new Leica M-E are also able to apply this distinctive quality to their moving pictures. The Leica M-E features a 1080p, full-HD movie mode — allowing you to capture stunning videos using a dedicated recording button, adding yet another dimension to your creative pursuits.