Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS3 Review

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS3

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS3

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS3

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS3



Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS3 Major Features:


  • 10.1 Megapixels (effective), 1/2.33' CCD Image Sensor
  • Venus Engine HD: Supports AVCHD Lite & HDMI
  • 12x optical zoom lens: f=4.1-49.2mm (25-300mm in 35mm equiv.)
  • LEICA DC VARIO-ELMAR 10 elements in 8 groups (2 Aspherical Lenses / 3 Aspherical surfaces, 2 ED lens)
  • Metering: Face / AF Tracking / Multi (11pt) / 1pt HS / 1pt / Spot
  • 3.0', 3:2 Polycrystalline TFT LCD Display (460K dots)
  • 18 Shooting Modes; iAuto, Program, Portrait, Soft Skin, Self-Portrait, Scenery, Sports, Night Portrait, Night Scenery, Food, Party, Candle Light, Baby1, Baby2, Pet, Sunset, High sensitivity, Hi-Speed Burst, Starry Sky, Fireworks, Beach, Snow, Aerial Photo
  • Face Detection
  • Movie mode w/stereo sound, AVCHD (MPEG-4/H.264) format: 1280x720, 640x480, 320x240
  • Approx. 1.8 fps Continuous 'Burst' capture
  • Exposure compensation: �2EV in 1/3-step increments
  • Light Metering: Multiple / Center-weighted / Spot
  • White Balance: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Shade, Halogen, White Set (Selectable at Portrait, Soft Skin, Transform, Self-Portrait, Sports, Baby, Pet, High Sensitivity, High speed Burst, Photo Frame mode)
  • Low-light focus assist illuminator
  • 8-1/2000 sec; Starry Sky Mode : 15, 30, 60sec.
  • Selectable ISO settings from 80 to 3200, (High Sensitivity Mode : Auto(1600 - 6400))
  • MEGA O.I.S.
  • Viera Link
  • iAuto Shooting mode
  • HDMI output
  • Built-in stereo microphone and speaker
  • ID-Security Li-ion Battery Pack
  • PictBridge Compatible
  • USB 2.0 high speed connectivity for PC and Mac
  • SD/SDHC Memory Card, MultiMediaCard


Included Accessories:

  • Battery Charger
  • Battery Pack
  • Battery carrying case
  • AV Cable
  • USB Connection Cable
  • AC Cable
  • Hand Strap
  • CD-ROM

It is available now with an MSRP of $399.95.


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