Leica today released a firmware update for the Leica T compact system camera. Version 1.5 adds a new feature called Wi-Fi DIRECT, which enables users to set up their own mobile hotspot and transfer pictures via a wireless link between the camera and the Leica T iOS app. The connection speed to known networks has also been improved.
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LEICA T: new firmware update 1.5 enables wireless transfer of pictures via camera hotspot and Leica T app
Leica Camera has today announced firmware update version 1.5 for the Leica T, which can be downloaded from uk.leica-camera.com, or installed as a complementary service at any Leica store or via Leica Customer Care.
Wi-Fi DIRECT, a new function available with firmware 1.5, enables users to set up their own mobile hotspot and transfer pictures via a wireless link between the camera and the Leica T app. The connection speed to known networks has also been improved.
Available from the Apple App Store, the free Leica T app for iOS devices allows remote control of the Leica T with the Live View function, as well as remote setting of all relevant exposure parameters (such as focusing, ISO value, aperture, shutter speed, exposure compensation and capture mode). Furthermore, the app enables users to create photo albums on smart devices and conveniently share their pictures.
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