Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Leica M TYP 240

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 reviews from magazines and websites. Comments about the build quality and sensor are on the whole positive. The viewfinder and lens are also mentioned favorably. There are mixed opinions on the focus and performance. Some have doubts about the video and exposure.

value for money, lens, viewfinder, sensor, build quality

exposure, video

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital SLR Cameras the Leica M TYP 240 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 94/100 = Excellent quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 2 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

Review Ratings

  (no reviews)
 
  (100% of reviews)
Show all 4 star reviews
  (no reviews)
 
  (no reviews)
 
  (no reviews)
 

Showing 2 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews
Showing 1 - 2 of 2 Show Reviews: in English

Expert review by:

Leica M (Typ 240)

 

The Leica M (Typ 240) is the camera that many a rangefinder photographer has been waiting for. It fixes many of the issues of previous models, but it doesn't come cheap.

Big, bright optical viewfinder. Large, high-contrast rangefinder focusing patch. Full-frame CMOS image sensor. Compact for a full-frame camera. Live view with focus peaking. Detailed images at every ISO. Impressive build quality. Sharp rear LCD....

Very expensive. A little slow to start up. Manual focus only. 1080p video could be better. Odd auto ISO exposure issue

Leica just calls it the M, but we're going to refer to its latest digital rangefinder by its longer model name, the M (Typ 240) ($6,950 list). The long-awaited replacement for the M9-P dropped the numbering scheme that has identified Leica rangefinders...

Expert review by:

Leica M (Typ 240)

 

The Leica M (Typ 240) is the camera that many a rangefinder photographer has been waiting for. It fixes many of the issues of previous models, but it doesn't come cheap.

The M records 1080p or 720p video in QuickTime format at 25 or 24fps, and can record 480p footage at 30 or 25 fps. As you would expect, the footage is impressively sharp, and you have the option of focusing in live view or with the rangefinder when...

ADVERTISEMENT

Product Specifications

Configuration

Autofocus: No
Built-in Flash: No
Changeable Lens: Yes
Image Stabiliser: No
Integrated GPS Module: No
Touchscreen: No
View Finder Type:Optical / Electronic Viewfinder

Connectivity

Bluetooth: No
HDMI: No
PictBridge: No
WiFi Connectivity: No

General Features

3D: No
Chip Type:CMOS
Sensor Size:36.0 x 24.0 mm

Lens

Longest Shutter Speed in s:60
Shortest Shutter Speed in s:1/4000

Memory

Compact Flash Card: No
Memory Stick / Memory Stick Pro: No
Memory Stick Duo / Duo Pro: No
Micro Drive: No
Multimedia Card: No
SDXC Card: Yes
Secure Digital Card: Yes
Secure Digital High Capacity Card: Yes
XD Card: No

Recording

Aperture Priority: No
Face Detection Mode: No
RAW Format: No
Serial Shot Mode: Yes
Shutter Priority: No
etilize
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT