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New improved features

Keep your Leica CL at the cutting edge of the latest technical developments: This firmware update improves the performance of your Leica CL, bringing you new features and enhanced camera handling.

L-Mount Compatibility

The firmware updates enable full compatibility with current and future L-Mount lenses from Leica as well as from our L-Mount Alliance partners.

For detailed information please download the following L-Mount compatibility chart

Download L-Mount Compatibility(PDF/659.42 kB)


You can quickly and easily download Firmware Update 2.2 for the Leica CL. The instructions provided with the firmware update will guide you safely through the installation process.

Firmware Leica CL - Vers.2.2

Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese
Date: 04/2019 Format: FW (79.44 MB)

Installation instructions for Firmware Leica CL - Vers. 2.2

Date: 04/2019 Format: PDF (56.13 kB)

Installationsanleitung zur Leica CL - Firmware 2.2

Date: 04/2019 Format: PDF (63.73 kB)

Firmware Chronology

Firmware Update 2.0
Double dial customization Swap functions between dials for each PASM mode enabled.
Button and Dial lock Long push of left dial button lock causes lock for all buttons and dials except from Power Switch, Release Button and Left Dial Button long push.
Power Saving Mode implemented The camera automatically goes to Auto Power Off after 10 seconds.
Touch AF field navigation with EVF usage In Touch AF Mode whilst using EVF, the cursor keys can move the AF Field/AFs, Spot/AFs.
Firmware Update 2.1
QR Code for all Leica Cameras Easy pairing of smartphone and Leica cameras.
1-Click Connection with FN-Button WLAN starts without submenus on FN-button.
Fixed WLAN name and password No submenus for setting name and password.
Easy access No submenus for setting a connection mode.