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

16.9MB Built-in Flash Memory, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card

Number of Recorded PixelsStill images: 12M(4000x3000)/3:2(4000x2656)/
Movies: 848x480(WIDE)/640x480(STD) / 320x240(LP)
Number of Effective PixelsApprox. 12.1 megapixels (/million)
Image Sensor1/2.3-inch square pixel CCD
Total Pixels: 12.53 megapixels (/million)
LensConstruction: 6 lenses in 5 groups, including aspherical lens
F-number: F3.1(W) - F5.6(T)
Focal Length: f=6.3 - 18.9mm
35mm Film Equivalent: Approx. 35.5-106.5mm equivalent to 35mm film
ZoomOptical Zoom: 3X optical zoom
Digital Zoom: 4X digital zoom (12 times both with optical and digital zoom)
HD Zoom: HD Zoom Maximum 18.7x (@VGA, both with optical and digital zoom)
FocusFocus Type: Contrast Detection Auto Focus
Focus Mode: Auto Focus, Macro Mode, Pan Focus, Infinity Mode, Manual Focus
AF Area: Intelligent, Spot, Multi, Tracking
Focus Range
From Lens Surface
Auto Focus: Approx. 15cm - Infinity (W), 5.9" - Infinity (W) 
Macro: Approx. 5cm - 50cm (W) : 1.9" inch - 1.65' ft (W)
Infinity Mode: Infinity (W) 
Manual Focus: Approx. 10cm - Infinity (W) : 3.9" inch - Infinity (W)
(Using optical zoom causes the aperture to change)
ExposureExposure 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 - 1/2000 second
Night Scene: 4 - 1/2000 second

ApertureF3.1(W) - F7.8(W) (ND filter is being used)
(Using optical zoom causes the aperture to change)
White BalanceAuto WB, Daylight, Overcast, Shade, Day white Fluorescent, Daylight Fluorescent, Tungsten, manual WB
Still images: Auto/ ISO80/ ISO100/ ISO200/ ISO400/ ISO800/ ISO1600
Movies: Auto
(SOS: Standard Output Sensitivity. REI: Recommended Exposure Index)
Self-Timer10 seconds, 2 seconds, Triple Self-timer
Flash ModeAuto, Flash off, Flash on, Red eye reduction
Built-In FlashNormal Range:
Approx. 0.5' to 13.8' (W) 
Approx. 2' to 6.2' (T) 
Continuous Range:
Approx. 2' to 5.2' (W)
Approx. 2' to 2.3' (T)
Flash Charge Time: Approximately 6 seconds
Other Recording FunctionsSnapshot, Marco, Self-timer, Continuous shooting(Normal Speed CS), BEST SHOT, Face Detection, easy Mode, Movie (Normal Movie, For YouTube™), Voice Recording
Playback FunctionsPlayback Zoom (8X), 25-image Screen, Start-up Images, Rotate, Re-size, Trimming, Copy, BGM Slideshow, Red Eye Correction
Other FunctionsFocus Frame Customization, Key Customization, PictBridge, Video Output (NTSC/PAL)
Image Deletion: One image / All images
With memory protect function
Monitor2.5-inch TFT color LCD
230,400 dots (960 x 240)
Viewfinder: LCD monitor
Timekeeping FunctionBuilt-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 TerminalsUSB/AV port (Hi-Speed USB compatible)
Power SourceRechargeable lithium ion battery (NP-82 or NP-80) x1
Power Consumption: 3.7V DC, Approximately 3.3W
Dimensions98.8(W) x 57.3(H) x 20.4(D) mm : 3.9" (W) x 2.3" (H) x 0.8" (D) at thinnest point
WeightApproximately : 4.0 oz (excluding Including Battery and Memory Card)
Bundled AccessoriesRechargeable lithium ion battery, lithium ion battery charger, USB cable, AV cable, strap, CD-ROM

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