Here we have a newly unveiled rangefinder camera system from Leica, the Leica M Monochrom (Type 246). Coming with a high-strength magnesium alloy body, this travel-friendly camera boasts a newly developed 24-megapixel full-frame black-and-white CMOS sensor, a 3.0-inch 921k-dot LCD with a Sapphire Crystal screen, a high-performance Leica Maestro image processor, Live View function with focus peaking and a 2GB buffer memory.
Furthermore, the Leica M Monochrom has the ability to record 1080p Full HD video in 24fps or 25fps and is compatible with almost all lenses of the Leica R series.
The Leica M Monochrom (Type 246) will be available in from early May for 5,750 GBP (about $8,705). [PhotographyBlog]