LCD and Viewfinder
Leica T Type 701 has a Fixed Type 3.7″ LCD screen with a resolution of 1,300k dots. The Leica T Type 701's 3.7″ screen is larger than average and its resolution is up to the class standarts.
LCD is Touch screen
type, so you can change the settings and set the focus point with your fingertips.
T Type 701 doesn't have a built-in viewfinder but an optional external viewfinder is available. Lack of a viewfinder can be problematic especially under strong light where visibility of LCD screens goes down dramatically. If you need a Mirrorless camera with a built-in viewfinder in a similar price range, consider Nikon Z6 (Compare) or Sony Alpha A7R II (Compare). If the price is not an issue, take a look at our Top Rated Cameras with Viewfinders. The viewfinder has a resolution of 2,360kdots and coverage of 100%. 100% coverage ensures that what you see in the viewfinder while shooting matches exactly what you will get later in your image, helping accurate framing your shots and minimizes the need for cropping images later.
Max Shutter speed
Leica T Type 701 can shoot continuously at max speed of 5 fps and has max shutter speed of 1/4000 sec.
T Type 701 has a built-in flash, and it also has a flash shoe to mount your external flashes too.
Leica T Type 701 features a Contrast Detection autofocusing system.
Leica T Type 701 also features Face detection AF
where it intelligently detects the faces in the frame and locks the focus automatically.
With Leica T Type 701, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 1920 x 1080 at 30p fps and save in and MPEG-4 formats. Full HD resolution of Leica T Type 701 will be adequate in most of the situations. But if you are after the highest resolution videos available, see our list of Top Cameras with 4K (Ultra-HD) Video.
T Type 701 has a built-in Stereo microphone and a Mono speaker.
Leica T Type 701 doesn't have any connections for external microphones and headphones. If you need a Mirrorless camera with external microphone connectivity, consider Nikon Z6 or Sony Alpha A7R II in a similar price range.
Connectivity and Storage
Leica T Type 701 features built-in wireless (Wi-Fi) connectivity ( 802.11b/g/n with smartphone control) which lets you transfer your photos directly to compatible devices without any physical connection.One other feature that we like is the ability to use our smartphone as a remote to control our T Type 701. You can change camera settings, release shutter, view LCD screen and tranfer files using remote control app.
Leica T Type 701 has a USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port to connect your camera to other devices.
Battery Leica T Type 701 is powered by battery which provides a shooting life of 400 according to CIPA standards.
Considering that the average battery life of Mirrorless type cameras is 356 shots, its battery life is about average in its class but it would still be wise to invest in some spare batteries for long photo trips.
Battery Life Comparison in Semi-Pro Mirrorless Cameras
Panasonic GH3 with its 540shots is the model with longest battery life among Semi-Pro Mirrorless cameras. Check the comparison of Leica T Type 701 vs Panasonic GH3 or take a look at Longest Battery Life Mirrorless cameras list.
Leica T Type 701 Features Compared to Main Competitors