Excerpt: Its a Leica!!!... some says, and is a good camera, I like the quality, it works properly, I dont like the colors as on many Leica cameras, can be fixed on post prcessing, but mmm, in black and white are azom, I love how simple and sober the design are, I hate the colapsible type of lenses, why not a...
Before a full frame X series debuts (if ever), I am happy to cling onto this one!
R. Tse, Amazon
6 November 2014
Summary: There are many new cameras on the market over the past few years but the X1 still takes better quality pictures. I heard the later X models have improved auto-focusing, but this being the first one in the series, perhaps will become a classic some day.
Excerpt: Well balanced in my hands. Reasonable bulk for its purpose. Relatively lightweight. Terrific lens. Resolution and color utterly satisfying. Autofocus a dissapointment despite firmware version 2.0, improved only M/F. For fast shootting, especially in low light situations, stick to manual focusing.
Summary: I have read many reviews about the Leica X1 and its price. I finally decided to purchase it from Amazon in December. I have no regrets at all. I know that this camera has been compared to many other compact cameras, especially the Fuji X100 which is also an excellent camera, but the Leica X1 was...
Summary: I am usually using my Nikon D700 and several lenses, but after my back was disagree with all that weight I decided to try something smaller. Several cameras were tested over the 6 months period and Leica X1 was way better than anything else - highly recommended.
Summary: The camera has a great photo quality especially during the low light. They have a big APS-C sensor so the Noise is low in high ISO. The len has f2.8 and great quality pictures. The only drawback is low MP compared to other camera and the price is expensive.