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Leica will work with other electronics companies

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After the Huawei P9 smartphone, Leica will continue to work together with other electronics companies. The cooperation with Huawei was only the beginning – this is according to the German magazine “Capital” (issue 08/2016, EVT July 21). The exact quote from Leica CEO Oliver Kaltner was: “There are lenses in every television, every console, action cameras, drones. We […]

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Leica “8854” camera registered at the Indonesian Communication Agency

Leica 8854 camera

A new Leica camera model 8854 was recently (July 11th) registered at the Indonesian telecommunication agency. The camera has Wi-Fi and/or a GPS module and is “made in Germany” as the Leica SL, Q and T. The Indonesian telecommunication agency reports that the camera is currently being tested at their test centre (“Balai Uji” = […]

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Leica stores will be selling the Huawei P9 smartphone

Leica stores will be selling the Huawei P9 smartphone

The new Huawei P9 and P9 Plus smartphones with Leica dual camera are already available for sale at the Leica Store Wetzlar and Frankfurt. Additional Leica Stores will be added in the coming weeks. The price of the Huawei P9 is about 550 Euros, the Huawei P9 Plus is around 700 Euros. For US pricing and availability, check Amazon’s Huawei P9 listings.

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Sketches of the rumored M-mount CCD sensor camera

M mount camera with CCD sensor rumors

Prosophos.com published few sketches of the rumored M mount camera with CCD sensor: Please note that this information is coming directly from prosophos.com. As of today I have no information about the existence of such model unless this is the upcoming Hasselblad medium format camera (I seriously doubt that). Update on the new CCD-sensor M-mount camera from prosophos:

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New M mount camera with CCD sensor coming soon?

M-mount-camera-with-CCD-sensor-rumors

Update: this rumored new camera could be from Hasselblad. Take a look at this prosophos.com blog post – it talks about a new camera with “unique shape”, M-mount, CCD sensor with a resolution greater than 24MP and “uncompromised image quality”.

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New Leica Store opened in Geneva, Switzerland

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New Leica Store was recently opened in Geneva, Switzerland. Here is the address: Update: the official opening will be at the end of June.

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