File Format

Still images: JPEG (Exif Ver. 2.2), DCF1.0, DPOF
Movies: AVI format, Motion JPEG, IMA-ADPCM (monaural)
Audio (Voice Recording): WAV format (monaural)

Recording Media

35.7 MB * built-in flash memory, microSD Memory Card, microSD SDHC Memory Card compatible
* Built-in memory capacity after formatting.

Number of Recorded Pixels

Still images: 12M(4000x3000)/3:2(4000x2656)/ 16.9(4000x2240)/8M(3264x2448)/ 5M(2560x1920)/3M(2048x1536)/ VGA(640x480)
Movies: WIDE (848X480)/STD (640x480)/LP (320x240)/ YouTube (640x480)

Number of Effective Pixels

Approx. 12.1 megapixels (/million)

Image Sensor

1/2.3-inch square pixel CCD
Total Pixels: 12.39 megapixels (/million)


Construction: 11 lenses in 9 groups, including aspherical lens
F-number: F3.9(W) - F5.4(T)
Focal Length: f=6.66 - 19.98mm 
35mm Film Equivalent: Approx. 38 - 114mm


Optical Zoom: 3X
Digital Zoom:4X (12 times both with optical and digital zoom)
HD Zoom: Maximum 18.7x (@VGA, both with optical and digital zoom)

Focus Type:Contrast Detection Auto Focus
Focus Mode: Auto Focus, Macro Mode, Pan Focus, Infinity Mode, Manual Focus
AF Area: Intelligent, Spot, Multi or Tracking
Focus Range*
From Lens Surface

Auto Focus:Approx. 10cm - Infinity (W) 3.9 inch - infinity (W)
Macro:Approx. 10cm - 50cm (W) 3.9 inch - 19.7 inch (W)
Infinity Mode: Infinity (W)
Manual Focus:Approx. 10cm - Infinity (W) 3.9 inch - infinity (W)
* Using optical zoom causes the aperture to change


Exposure Metering:Multi pattern, Center Weighted, Spot by CCD
Exposure Control: Program AE
Exposure Compensation: 2EV to +2EV (in 1/3EV steps)

Shutter Type

CCD electronic shutter and mechanical shutter
Shutter Speed Auto:1/2 - 1/1250 second
Night Scene: 4 - 1/1250 second
(Depending on user's setting of Camera)




F3.9(W) - F8.9(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/ ISO64/ ISO100/ ISO200/ ISO400/ ISO800/ ISO1600/ ISO3200
Movies: Auto
* SOS: Standard Output Sensitivity. REI: Recommended Exposure Index.


10 seconds, 2 seconds, Triple Self-timer

Flash Mode

Auto, Flash off, Flash on, Soft Flash, Red eye reduction

Built-In Flash

Flash Modes: Auto, Flash Off, Flash On, Soft Flash, Red Eye Reduction 
Wide Range: Approx. 0.1 - 2.4 m (W) 3.9 inch - 7.9 feet (W)
Tele Range: Approx. 0.5 - 1.1 m (T) 20 inch - 3.6 feet (T) * Range is affected by optical zoom. 
Flash Charge Time: Approximately 4 seconds
Recording Capacity 
(Still image is at max image setting)

Audio - After Recording: 30 seconds per image
Voice - Voice Recording: 1 hours 52 minutes (when using built-in memory)

Other Recording Functions

Snapshot, Marco, Self-timer, Dynamic Photo, Continuous Shooting (Normal Speed CS/High Speed CS), BEST SHOT, AUTO BEST SHOT, Make-Up Mode, Landscape Effect, Auto Shutter, Face Detection, Interval Mode, Movie (Wide Movie, Normal Movie, Prerecord Movie, For YouTube™ and Interval), Voice Recording * Audio recording is monaural

Playback Functions

Playback Zoom (8X), Multi-image Screen, Calendar Screen, Start-Up Images, Rotate, Re-size, Trimming, Copy, BGM Slideshow, Brightness, White Balance, Red Eye Correction, Layout Print, MOTION PRINT

Other Functions

Focus Frame Customization, Control Panel Customization, PictBridge, Video Output (NTSC/PAL)
Image Deletion: One image / All images With memory protect function


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

Timekeeping Function

Built-in quartz digital clock
Date and Time: Recorded with image data
With time stamp function
Auto Calendar: To 2049
World Time: 162 cities in 32 time zones
City name, date, time, summer time

Input / Output Terminals

USB/AV port (Hi-Speed USB compatible)





Power Source

Rechargeable lithium ion battery (NP-80) x1
Power Consumption: 3.7V DC, Approximately 3.0 W


103.5(W) x 64.2(H) x 19.9(D) mm 4.01" (W) x 2.53" (H) x 0.78" (D)


Approximately 154g / 5.4 oz (Including battery)

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