Leica launched it’s first waterproof camera, Leica X-U price at $2,950 (approximately Rs. 2,00,000). The Camera is also Shockproof and dustproof due it’s rugged body.
The Leica X-U is waterproof with IP68 certification. The Body is developed in cooperation with AUDI Design and features high-grade aluminium for the top plate while the rest of the body is coated with a thermoplastic elastomer material. One f the highlighted feature about camera is it’s Flash. Flash of the camera is integrated above the lens.
Leica X-U sports 16 MP with APS-C format CMOS sensor. It comes with Leica Summilux 23 mm f/1.7 ASPH lens which will give view equivalent to a 35 mm lens. Camera features 3-inch TFT LCD monitor with approx. 920,000 pixels. The Camera is capable of recording Full HD videos at 30fps. It also features self-timer function.
Leica X-U features ISO range from 100 to 1200. Camera gives you freedom to record videos underwater up to 60-minute at depths up to 15 metres.