Leica, together with the Japanese holding Softbank, announced the first smartphone under its own brand.
What is known
The novelty was named Leica Leitz Phone 1.The device received a design in the style of branded cameras with a red circle Leica Red Dot. In addition, the smartphone comes with a case and a magnetic lens cover. In terms of specifications, they are exactly the same as those of the recently released Sharp AQUOS R6.
Leica Leitz Phone 1 got 6.6-inch Pro IGZO OLED screen with 2730 x 1260p resolution, 411 ppi pixel density, 2000 nits peak brightness and 240 Hz refresh rate. The device is powered by a Snapdragon 888 chip paired with 12 GB of RAM. The main feature of a smartphone is its camera. It has a 1-inch sensor with a resolution of 20 MP, an f / 1.9 aperture and a focal length of 35 mm. The sensor is paired with a 7-lens Leica lens. It is complemented by a ToF sensor and LED flash. It is currently the largest camera sensor in smartphones.
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The device also has a 5000 mAh battery, Qualcomm 3D Sonic Max fingerprint scanner, IPX5 / 8 and IP6X protection, NFC and a built-in 5G modem.
Price and when to wait
The Leica Leitz Phone 1 will go on sale in Japan on June 18th. For the apparatus, they will ask for $ 1,700.</ p>