November 6th, 2015
The sensor of the image of the Leica S2 chamber will be for 56 % more polnokadrovy
Though the Photokina 2008 exhibition is already complete, there were some related news which is simply unreal not to mention. Of them, by all means, the announcement of the latest digital Leica S2 SLR camera is any. By the way, as we already knew, in the chamber the microprocessor of images MAESTRO created together by specialists of Leica Camera AG and Fujitsu Microelectronics will be used.
The new high-efficiency microprocessor was required for processing of large volume инфы, the image arriving from the sensor. Permission of the sensor makes 37 Megapixels. On the geometrical sizes (30 x 45 mm) it surpasses polnokadrovy sensors (24 x 35 mm) for 56 %. In the chamber the system from 2 locks will be used — the shtorny lock integrated into the case will work with svetosilny lenses, and the petal locks integrated into lenses will provide high-speed synchronization with flash. It is possible to carry high-precision system of automatic focusing to other features.
At once with the chamber release of 9 lenses calculated on introduction together with Leica S2 was announced.
The novelty should seem on sale by summer of the next year. The chamber directed, at first, on professional photographers, will cost about 20 тыщ euros.
Source: DP Review