Leica V-LUX (Type 114) Coming

Digicame-info reports that a new model Leica V-LUX (Type 114) camera was registered at the Indonesian Communication Agency website. The new V-LUX will most likely be announced at Photokina 2014 and will be based on a Panasonic model.

Update (8/4/2014):

The camera has now also been registered on Taiwan's NCC government site.

Leica V-LUX (Type 114) Taiwanese NCC registration

There's a high likelihood that this camera will be based upon the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000, which carries the following specs ($898 USD):

  • 20.1MP 1" high sensitivity MOS sensor
  • Leica DC Vario-Elmarit 16x zoom lens
  • 25-400mm f/2.8-4 (35mm equivalent)
  • 4k QFHD video recording at 30 fps
  • 0.39" 2,359k dots OLED live view finder
  • 3.0" 921k dots free-angle LCD monitor
  • Built-in Wi-Fi connectivity with NFC
  • HYBRID O.I.S. 5-axis image stabilization
  • Light speed AF with LUMIX DFD focus
  • Max ISO: 25,600
  • 50 fps continuous shooting