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The rumors about a new M mount camera with CCD sensor are back again

new M mount camera with CCD sensor rumors

Remember the rumors about a new M mount camera with CCD sensor from a few months ago? Well, they are back – Prosophos.com just published a few new sketches of this mystery camera: Here is some of the information we know from previous Prosophos.com posts:

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Leica rumors recap (Photokina 2016)

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We already know there will be at least two new Leica cameras (made in Germany) announced during Photokina show in Germany next month. Here is a recap on what to expect:

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Second Leica camera registered at the Indonesian Communications Agency

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After the “8854”, a second Leica camera was registered at the Indonesian Communications Agency under the code name “3656”. This means that at least two new Leica cameras will be announced at Photokina next month (both made in Germany). Via Nokishita

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New Leica Store/Gallery to open in Boston Park Plaza in late 2016

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A new Leica Store/Gallery is coming to the Boston Park Plaza (Boston, MA) in late 2016 – this was officially confirmed in this press release: “Additionally, in late 2016, Starbucks will open a signature 2,500 square-foot store, and Leica Camera will occupy over 3,000 square feet with a Leica Store and a Leica Gallery, both within […]

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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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