Category Archives: Leica T

Firmware updates for Leica T (1.6.1) and Leica TL (2.11) released

Leica released firmware updates for the Leica T and Leica TL cameras:

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Firmware update 1.6 for Leica T (Typ 701) released

The previously rumored firmware update version 1.6 for the Leica T (Typ 701) mirrorless camera ($1,095) is now officially released and can be downloaded here. Here is the full list of improvements introduced in this version:

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Firmware update 1.6 for Leica T (Typ 701) camera to be released soon

Firmware update version 1.6 for the Leica T (Typ 701) mirrorless camera is expected to be announced soon (see picture above). I am not sure what improvements will be introduced. If anyone has any details, you can contact me here. Firmware version 1.55 for Leica T was released in September.

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Firmware update version 1.55 for Leica T (Typ 701) camera now available

The new firmware update version 1.55 for the Leica T (Typ 701) camera I reported last week is now officially available for download on Leica’s website. The only addition in this release is the full compatibility with the new APO-Macro-Elmarit-TL 60mm/f2.8 ASPH lens.

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Leica APO Macro-Elmarit TL 60mm f/2.8 ASPH lens officially announced

Pictures of the Leica APO-Macro-Elmarit-TL 60mm f/2.8 ASPH lens have been floating online since October last year. Today Leica officially announced the lens (this also explains the rumored TL firmware update I reported few days ago). The US price is $2,995 (UK price: £1,800 incl. VAT). Pre-orders are now open at: B&H | Leica Store Miami. […]

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Leica Camera to announce a new firmware update version 1.55 for the Leica T (Typ 701) camera

In the next few days Leica Camera is rumored to announce a new firmware update version 1.55 for the Leica T (Typ 701) mirrorless camera that will contain full compatibility and AF performance improvements for the Leica APO Macro Elmarit TL 60mm f/2.8 ASPH lens.

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Leica T camera listed as discontinued, new model expected to be announced next month

The silver Leica T camera is already listed as discontinued at B&H (refurbished models still available) and is out of stock in many Leica retailers: The black version is currently deeply discounted: $1099 vs. the original price of over $1,600. A new Leica T model (with code name “8854”) is already rumored to be announced next […]

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