File Format

Still images: RAW(DNG),JPEG (Exif Ver. 2.2),DCF 1.0, DPOF compliant
Movies: AVI format, Motion JPEG, IMA-ADPCM (stereo)
Audio (Voice Recording): Stereo
(DNG file format is one type of RAW image file, and is recommended by Adobe Systems for use as a standard image file format)

Recording Media

SDHC Memory Card compatible

Number of Recorded Pixels

Still images: RAW/10M(3648x2736)/3:2(3648x2432)/
High-Speed Movies: 224x64(1000 fps)/224x168(420fps)/448x336(240fps)/640x480(120fps)/448x336(30-240fps)/640x480(30-120fps)
HD Movies: 1280x720(30fps)
STD Movies: 640 x 480 (30fps)

Number of Effective Pixels

Approx. 10.1 megapixels (/million)

Image Sensor

1/2.3-inch high-speed CMOS (back-illuminated type)


Construction: 11 lenses in 10 groups, including aspherical lens
F-number: F3.2(W) - F5.7(T)
Focal Length/35mm Film Equivalent: f=4.3 - 43.0mm

Zoom Optical Zoom: 10x optical zoom
Digital Zoom: 4x digital zoom
40 times both with optical and digital zoom
HD Zoom: 57.0X (image size: 640x480pixels )
Focus Focus Type: Contrast Detection Auto Focus
Focus Mode: Auto Focus, Macro Mode, Infinity mode, Manual focus
AF Area: Spot, Free, Tracking
Focus Range
From Lens Surface
Auto Focus: Approx. 5.9" to infinity (W)
Macro: Approx. 2.7" to 1'.8 " (First step from widest setting)
Infinity Mode: Infinity (W)
Manual Focus: Approx. 5.9" to infinity (W)
(Range is affected by optical zoom.)
Exposure Exposure Metering: Multi pattern, Center Weighted, Spot by imaging element
Exposure Control: Program AE, Aperture Priority AE, Shutter Speed Priority AE, Manual Exposure
Exposure Compensation: -2EV to +2EV (in 1/3EV steps)
Shutter Type CMOS electronic shutter and mechanical shutter
Shutter Speed Auto: Auto / Aperture Priority AE : 1 - 1/2000 second
Shutter Speed Priority AE / Manual Exposure : 30 to 1/2000 second ( high-speed continuous shutter: up to 1/40000 second)

F3.2(W) - F7.5(W) (ND filter is being used.)
(Using optical zoom causes the aperture to change.)

White Balance Auto WB, Daylight, Overcast, Shade, Day white Fluorescent, Daylight Fluorescent,
Tungsten, manual WB
Still images: Auto/ ISO100/ ISO200/ ISO400/ ISO800/ ISO1600/ ISO3200
Movies: Auto (Manual Exposure mode: ISO100, ISO200, ISO400, ISO800, ISO1600, ISO3200)
Self-Timer 10 seconds, 2 seconds, Triple Self-timer
Flash Mode Auto, Flash off, Flash on, Red eye reduction
Built-In Flash To be announced
Other Recording Functions


Monitor Screen

3.0-inch TFT color LCD (Super Clear LCD), 230,400 dots (960 x 240)


3.0-inch TFT color LCD 230,400 dots (960 x 240)

Timekeeping Function Date and Time: Recorded with image data
On-image Time Stamp Function: Yes
Auto Calendar: To 2049
World Time: 162 cities in 32 time zones, city name, date, time, daylight saving time
Input / Output Terminals USB/AV port, HDMI output (Mini)
USB: Hi-Speed USB
Microphone Stereo
Speaker Monoaural
Power Source

Rechargeable lithium ion battery (NP-90) x1


4.1"(W) x 2.5"(H) x 1.2"(D)

Bundled Accesories

Rechargeable lithium ion battery, lithium ion battery charger, AC power cord, USB cable, AV cable, strap, CD-ROM

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