Providing the classic 35mm equivalent focal length, the Leica X (Typ 113) Digital Compact Camera with Summilux 23mm f/1.7 ASPH Lens is a light, compact Leica camera equipped with a 16.2 megapixel CMOS sensor in APS-C format--a format usually only found in much larger DSLR cameras. The Summilux 23mm f/1.7 ASPH non-interchangeable lens gives the Leica X an iconic 35mm view (35mm equivalent) and has 10 elements in 8 groups (2 aspheric lens elements). The wide f/1.7 aperture is designed to maximise the camera's light-gathering capabilities and assist in low-light shooting. The Leica X enables manual focusing or precise autofocus with automatic exposure, ensuring photographers perfectly exposed, sharp images with a press of the shutter release. Its wide-angle creates sufficient distance when needed and also lets shooters to get in close to pick out the details in a scene.Its improved CMOS sensor helps to yield low noise levels for effective low-light and indoor photography without a flash, high dynamic range, and accurate colour fidelity. Sensitivity goes as high as 12500 ISO.