Leica T Typ 701 Review

Overall Score

65

Main Features

  • 16 MP APS-C CMOS Sensor
  • 125 - 12500 ISO
  • 3" Fixed Screen
  • Electronic (optional) Viewfinder
  • 2360k dot Electronic viewfinder
  • 5 fps continuous shooting
  • 1920 x 1080 video resolution
  • Built-In Wireless
  • 134 x 69 x 33 mm, 384g.
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Leica T Typ 701 Overview


First introduced in April, 2014, Leica T Typ 701 is a 16 MP Mirrorless with a APS-C (23.6 X 15.7 mm) sized CMOS sensor.


Leica T Type 701 comes with a 23.6 x 15.7 mm CMOS sensor, which has a diagonal of 28.35 mm (1.11").

- Full Frame
- Leica T Typ 701

Sensor resolution of Leica T Type 701 ~ 4898 x 3265 pixels.

Leica T Type 701 has Crop Factor: 1.53

The sensor has a surface area of 370.5 mm².

There are approximate 15,991,970 photosites (pixels) on this area.


Proc and Cons of Leica T Type 701


Get to know this camera closer. Let's look at the features and characteristics of this model. Compare Leica T Typ 701 with competitors in semi-pro mirrorless cameras.

Pros
Built-in Wireless
External Flash
RAW Support
1300k dots Screen Resolution
1/4000s Max Shutter Speed
Manual Exposure Mode
2360k dot Viewfinder Resolution
Flash Sync Port
Remote Control with a Smartphone
Touch Screen
AF Face Detection
12500 Max Native ISO
5.0 fps Continuous Shooting
Manual Focus
384g Light Body
3 AE Bracketing Range
Focus Bracketing
Cons
No Bluetooth
No Image Stabilization
Low Battery Life: 400 shots
No Articulating Screen
No Environmental Sealing
Type Scores

Leica T Typ 701 has an Overall Score of 65/100 and ranked #117 out of 214 in Mirrorless cameras, and ranked #247 out of 1222 in all cameras.

Leica T Type 701 Scores
Imaging score
55
Features score
63
Value for money score
77
Portability score
90
Overall score
65
Average Scores in Semi-Pro Mirrorless
Imaging Score
53
Features Score
69
Value For Money Score
76
Portability Score
83
Overall score
67

Physical Dimensions of Leica T Type 701


Leica T Typ 701 weighs 384g and has external dimensions of 134 x 69 x 33 mm (5.28 x 2.72 x 1.3"). Considering that the average weight of Semi-Pro Mirrorless cameras is 444g, Leica T Type 701 is 60 grams less than the average weight of cameras in this category.

Weight Comparison
Semi-Pro Mirrorless Cameras


Leica T Type 701
384g
Average weight
444g
Min weight
140g
Max weight
635g

Thickness Comparison
Semi-Pro Mirrorless Cameras


Leica T Type 701
33 mm
Average Thickness
54mm
Min Thickness
33mm
Max Thickness
93mm

Here is the front and top view image of Leica T Typ 701 with the dimensions:

Leica T Typ 701

Size Compared to Major Competitors


Model Weight T Typ 701 Dimensions T Typ 701
Sony Alpha a6000 Sony A6000 344 g 384 g 120 x 67 x 45 mm 134 x 69 x 33 mm
Leica M Typ 240 Leica M Typ 240 680 g 384 g 139 x 80 x 42 mm 134 x 69 x 33 mm
Sony Alpha A7 II Sony A7 II 599 g 384 g 127 x 96 x 60 mm 134 x 69 x 33 mm
Leica M8 Leica M8 591 g 384 g 139 x 80 x 37 mm 134 x 69 x 33 mm
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 Panasonic GX7 402 g 384 g 123 x 71 x 55 mm 134 x 69 x 33 mm
Leica SL Leica SL 847 g 384 g 147 x 104 x 39 mm 134 x 69 x 33 mm
Sony Alpha A7 Sony A7 474 g 384 g 127 x 94 x 48 mm 134 x 69 x 33 mm
Leica D-Lux Typ 109 Leica D-Lux Typ 109 405 g 384 g 118 x 66 x 55 mm 134 x 69 x 33 mm

Specifications of Leica T Typ 701


General
Brand Leica
Model T Typ 701
Announced April, 2014
Body Type Rangefinder-style mirrorless
Lens
Lens Mount Leica T
Manual Focus
Focal Lens Multiplier 1.5
Number of Lenses 4
Macro Focus Range n/a
Screen
Screen Size 3"
Screen Type Fixed
Screen Resolution 1300k pixels
Touch Screen
Live View
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Electronic (optional)
Viewfinder Resolution 2360
Viewfinder Coverage 100%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.7
Autofocus
AF Touch
AF Continuous
AF Single
AF Tracking
AF Selective
AF Center
AF Multi Area
AF Live View
AF Face Detection
AF Contrast Detection
AF Phase Detection
Number of Focus Points 0
Number of Cross Focus Points
Photography Features
RAW Support
Min Shutter Speed 1/30 sec
Max Shutter Speed 1/4000 sec
Continuous Shooting 5.0 fps
Shutter Priority
Aperture Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Exposure Compensation
Custom White Balance
Image Stabilization
Built-in Flash
Flash Range 4.50
Flash Modes Auto, auto w/redeye reduction, flash on, flash on w/redeye reduction, slow sync, slow sync w/redeye reduction
External Flash
AE Bracketing
AE Bracketing Range ±3 EV
WB Bracketing
Sensor
Sensor Size APS-C
Sensor Type CMOS
Sensor Dimensions 23.6 x 15.7 mm
Sensor Area 370.5 mm²
Sensor Resolution 16 MP
Max Image Resolution 4944 x 3278
Max Native ISO 12500
Min Native ISO 125
Max Boosted ISO 0
Min Boosted ISO 0
Video Features
4K
Max Video Resolution 1920 x 1080
Video Formats MPEG-4
Timelapse Recording
Microphone Port
Headphone Port
Exposure Modes
Multi-Segment
Average
Spot
Partial
AF-Area
Center Weighted
Connectivity
GPS Optional
Wireless Connectivity Built-In
Bluetooth
HDMI
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Battery
Battery Life 400 shots
Battery Type Battery Pack
Battery Model BP-DC13
Physical
Weight 384 g
Physical Dimensions 134 x 69 x 33 mm
Environmental Sealing
Water Proof
Dust Proof
Shock Proof
Crush Proof
Freeze Proof
Shock Proof
Storage
Storage Type SD/SDHC/SDXC card
Storage Slots 1
Other Features
Self Timer
Selfie Friendly

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