Leica Q2 Monochrom is the newest member of company’s Q line of cameras. The Q2 Monochrom only clicks black and white photos and is priced at Rs 4,11,017 in India.
- Leica launched its new black and white camera called Leica Q2 Monochrom.
- Leica Q2 Monochrom full-frame camera is priced at Rs 4,11,017 in India.
- Leica Q2 Monochrom camera will be available from November 20 at both retail and online store in the country.
Leica just announced a new camera called Leica Q2 Monochrom globally. The Q2 Monochrom is the newest member of the company’s Q line of cameras. Previously, the company announced Leica Q2 full-frame camera more than a year ago in March 2019.
Similar to Leica Q2, its Monochrom version features a fixed lens system but includes a black and white image sensor rather than a coloured one. The black and white functionality of the latest Leica Q2 Monochrom camera is similar to Leica M10 Monochrom. The Q2 Monochrom is a niche product in the camera market as it is capable of clicking only black and white photos.
Leica Q2 Monochrom: Specs and features
Leica Q2 Monochrom boasts a 47.3-megapixel CMOS monochrome sensor, a 3-inch TFT touch display, an OLED viewfinder, and digital zoom function up to 75 mm. The camera offers ISO sensitivities up to 100,000. For video capabilities, the Q2 Monochrom full-frame camera can shoot 4K videos at 30, or 24fps, fullHD videos at 120, or 60, or 30, or 24fps.
The fixed prime lens of the Q2 Monochrom camera is a 28mm F1.7 lens made of 11 elements in 9 groups with 3 aspehrical elements. As Leica claims, “aperture of f/1.7 guarantees optimum picture quality in even the most difficult lighting situations.”
Using Leica FOTOS App, the camera’s integrated Wi-Fi module makes it possible for users to share pictures via social media, change camera settings from a smartphone, or even remotely control the shutter release of the Leica Q2Monochrom. The camera also packs a Bluetooth LE (Low Energy) feature to instantly pair a camera with a smartphone.
Leica Q2 Monochrom: Price and availability
In India, Leica Q2 Monochrom camera model is available at a price of Rs 4,11,017. The Q2 camera in its black and white version is up for grabs starting from November 20. Users can buy Leica Q2 Monochrom from both company’s online store and retail store.