Leica M Monochrom (Typ 246) gets higher-res CMOS sensor, new features aplenty



In mid-2012, Leica announced the M Monochrom, a full-frame rangefinder camera that, true to its name, was based around a monochromatic image sensor. Now, it follows up with the Leica M Monochrom (Typ 246), which sports a brand-new body and reworked internals.

Inside, the Leica M Monochrom (Typ 246) features a brand-new 24 megapixel CMOS image sensor in place of the earlier 18 megapixel CCD chip. The change from CCD technology to CMOS brings some pretty significant advantages: Despite its one-third higher pixel count, burst…

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