Before making such an important switch I would first decide on the lens(es) and then the camera body. Also, the MP is not in the same league as one of the classic Wetzlar build M2/3/4 or 5 models. It is a nice looking camera but besides the cosmetics not really different from a M6 classic. I got rid of mine after experiencing to many problems, for that amount of money I would expect a higher level of reliability ...