Leica, a world-level camera manufacturer, entered the crowded smartphone segment with the launch of its first handset Leitz Phone 1, which has a large camera sensor on the smartphone.
The phone's big selling point is the camera that Leica excels at, and the Leitz Phone 1 has a 20-megapixel 1-inch sensor with 19mm focal length.
The phone has a magnetic lens cap for circular camera settings on the back for added protection. On the front,
The Leica Leitz Phone 1 has a punch hole model screen and the phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC.
Price Leica Leitz
The first Leica smartphone, called the Phone Leitz 1, has been launched in Japan.
It costs JPY 187,920 (approximately Rp 24 million) and is listed on the SoftBank Website. The phone is available in one Leica Silver color option. The Leitz Phone 1 will go on sale in Japan sometime in July.
Specifications Leica Leitz
The phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC paired with 12GB of RAM.
The internal storage on the phone is listed to be 256GB with the option to expand further using the microSD card slot (up to 1TB).
The main highlight is on the back where the 1-inch camera sensor is located.
The Leica Leitz Phone 1 has a large camera sensor, 20 megapixels 1 inch with an aperture of f/1.9 and an equivalent focal length of 19mm.
There is a monochrome mode on the back to take black and white pictures. On the front, the phone has a 12.6 megapixel selfie sensor.
The Leica Leitz Phone 1 has a 5,000mAh battery and is equipped with an ultrasonic fingerprint sensor.
Connectivity options include a USB Type-C port, 802.11 axe Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v5.2, VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, and Face Unlock. The phone measures about 74x162x9.5mm and weighs 212 grams.
Not yet known, the first smartphone camera manufacturer from Germany Leica is what will be marketed globally.