Image Sensor 14 Megapixels (effective), 1/2.3"
Focal Length/Lens Configuration 4.5 - 108mm (25 - 600mm equivalent in 35mm photography)
Zoom 24x Optical Zoom + 4x Digital Zoom
Aperture Range f3.0 (W) - f6.9 (T)
Display 3.0" LCD 460K dots
Focus System CCD Contrast Detection
Focus Range (from lens surface) Normal Mode: W: 0.10m-∞/T: 0.40m-∞
Macro Mode: W: 0.10m-∞/T: 0.40m-∞
Super Macro Mode: 0.03m-∞ f=14.3mm (focal length fixed)
Focus Mode iESP Auto, Spot AF, Face Detection AF, AF Tracking
Shutter Speed 1/1700 sec. -1/4 sec. (up to 4 sec. in Night Scene mode)
ISO Sensitivity (SOS: Standard Output Sensitivity) Auto, High Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
Exposure Metering Digital ESP Metering, Spot Metering
White Balance Control Auto, One-touch, Presets (Daylight, Overcast, Tungsten, Fluorescent1)
Exposure Compensation ±2EV (Step: 1/3)
Image File Format Still Image: JPEG
Video: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
Number of Recorded Pixels 14MP (4,288 x 3216)
8MP (3,264 x 2,448)
5MP (2,560 x 1,920)
3MP (2,048 x 1,536)
2MP (1,600 x 1,200)
VGA (640 x 480)
16:9 L (4,288 x 2,416)
16:9 S (1,920 x 1,080)
Motion Blur Suppression Dual Image Stabilization
Shooting Modes iAuto, Program Auto,
Scene Modes [Portrait, Beauty, Landscape, Night Scene, Night + Portrait, Sport, Indoor, Candle, Self Portrait, Sunset, Fire Works, Cuisine, Documents, Beach & Snow, Pet (Cat), Pet (Dog)],
Magic Filters [Pop Art, Pin Hole, Fish Eye, Drawing, Soft Focus, Punk, Sparkle, Water Color, Reflection, Miniature]
Panorama In-Camera Panorama, PC Panorama (Up to 10 frames automatically stitchable with ib software)
Continuous Shooting 10 frames per second / 43 images (3MP)
7.6 frames per second / 42 images (5MP)
0.89 frames per second / 18 images (14MP)
Movie Mode 720p (1280x720), VGA (640x480), QVGA (320x240)
Image Processing TruePic™ III+
Noise Reduction Yes (Night Scene, Night + Portrait, Candle, Sunset, Fire Works)
Image Playback Still Image: Single, Index-view (4x3, 5x4), Event-view, Enlargement, Slide-show, Photo surfing
Video Playback: Still/Frame by Frame, Fast Forward, Rewind, Voice Playback
Flash Built-in
Flash Modes Auto (for low light and backlit conditions)
Red-Eye Reduction
Self-Timer 12/2 Seconds/ Pet auto-shutter
Memory 59MB
Removable Media Card SD/SDHC/SDXC Card (not supported for UHSspeedclass)
Internal Memory
Outer Connectors Multi-Terminal (USB Connector, Audio/Video Output) HDMI Type D
System Requirements Auto-Connect USB: Windows XP/VISTA/7 with USB port, Mac OS 10.2 or later with USB port
Software: Windows XP/VISTA/7, Mac OS 10.2-10.5
Power Source Li-Ion Rechargeable Battery (LI-50B)
F-2AC (Included). F-3AC Compatible.
Dimension 106.5W x 68.7H x 39.5D (mm)
4.2"W x 2.7"H x 1.6"D
Weight 216g

Specifications and design are subject to change without notice.

SZ-12 Package Contents

  • SZ-12 Digital Camera
  • USB Cable & Charger (F-2AC)
  • Instruction Manual & Software CD
  • Audio/Video Cable
  • Strap
  • Lithium-Ion Battery

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