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Leica M9-P Digital Camera

MILC 18MP CCD SDHC Jan 2012
Camera Type Megapixel Sensor Type Compatible Memory Cards Release Date
Leica has good reviews for its cameras
Supports video recording
Has a built-in flash

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Reviews

Leica Has Good Reviews for Its Cameras

Based on 751 expert and owner reviews (including 131 verified purchases), Leica has good reviews for its digital cameras. Leica also has good reviews specifically for its high megapixel cameras compared to other manufacturers. 96% of those that bought a Leica digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Video

Supports Video Recording

The Leica M9-P supports video recording, as do most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to this digital camera.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The Leica M9-P does not support Full HD video. Most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago do support Full HD video.

There are a number of alternative digital cameras which also support Full HD video which you might want to look at including the Canon EOS 60Da, or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1.

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Released Over Five Years Ago

This Leica digital camera has been on the market since April 2017.


Lens System

Very Small Optical Zoom

With an optical zoom of only 3 times zoom factor, the Leica M9-P has one of the smaller optical zooms amongst comparable spec cameras of this age. Cameras of a similar age and type to this camera have optical zooms of between 0.34x and 65x, and the average optical zoom is 16x.

If you are looking for a camera with a bigger optical zoom then you might want to look at the DSC-RX100 (£233.99) (3.6x and higher rated), or the DSC-RX100 (3.6x and higher rated) both from Sony or the Nikon D610 + AF-S NIKKOR 24–85mm f/3.5-4.5G ED VR + AF-S VR Zoom-NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED + 32GB (3.5x and higher rated).

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Display

Quite Small Display Diagonal

At only 2.5 inches, the Leica M9-P has a very small display diagonal compared to most of the other cameras that are a comparable age to this camera. High megapixel cameras that are a similar age to this digital camera have display diagonals of between 2.5" and 4.8", and the average display diagonal is 3".

If this high megapixel digital camera display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might also want to look at the Sony DSC-W830 (£89.99) (2.7").

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Very Low Display Resolution (numeric)

The average display resolution (numeric) of high megapixel cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this camera is 820,000 pixels. With a display resolution (numeric) of only 230,000 pixels, the Leica M9-P has one of the lower display resolutions (numeric) amongst high megapixel cameras of this age.

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Other Features

Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Leica M9-P has a built-in flash. Most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as this digital camera also have a built-in flash.

Other cameras with a built-in flash currently available which you might also want to consider include the Canon IXUS 275 HS, or the Nikon Coolpix S3400 which has better reviews.

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Has a USB 2.0 Port

The Leica M9-P has a USB 2.0 port. Most of the other cameras of this spec and age also have a USB 2.0 port.

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Very Heavy

With a weight of 0.6 kilograms, the Leica M9-P is one of the heaviest cameras of this age and type amongst similar spec digital cameras of this age. Across all the digital cameras of a comparable type and age to this camera the weights range from 0.22kg to 0.6kg, and the average weight is 0.47kg.

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Flash

Has a Pre-Flash

The Leica M9-P has a pre-flash. Most of the other cameras that have been around for a similar time to this camera also have a pre-flash.

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Ports & Interfaces

Features Connection to PC

The Leica M9-P features connection to PC, as do most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been around for a similar time to this camera.

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Audio

Does Not Have a Built-In Microphone

The Leica M9-P does not have a built-in microphone. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been around for more than two years do have a built-in microphone.

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Light Exposure

Supports Two ISO Sensitivities

The number of ISO speeds supported by the Leica M9-P is more than most digital cameras of a similar spec and age to it. The most commonly supported ISO sensitivity is 100, but this ISO sensitivity is not supported by this camera. The ISO sensitivities 80 and 2500 are also supported by this Leica camera.

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Weight & Dimensions

Heavy

Across all the cameras of a comparable age and spec to this camera the weights range from 90g to 1.5kg. The Leica M9-P is quite heavy (600 grams) compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers leica w50mm
Barcodes 00799429107161, 04022243107038, 04022243107168

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