Max Shutter speed
Leica V-Lux 5 can shoot continuously at max speed of 12.0 fps
and has max shutter speed of 1/4000 sec
. V-Lux 5 also has an electronic shutter which can shoot silently at max speed of 1/1/16000 secs
. One thing to keep in mind is that electronic shutter may cause rolling shutter / jello effects, and also banding issues under artificial light on your images.
V-Lux 5 has a built-in flash, and it also has a flash shoe to mount your external flashes too.
Leica V-Lux 5 features a Contrast Detection autofocusing system. The AF system has 49 points to choose from. Leica V-Lux 5 also features Face detection AF
where it intelligently detects the faces in the frame and locks the focus automatically.