tem Specifications
No. of Effective Pixels (Camera) Approximately 10.00 million pixels
Image Sensor 1/1.7-inch CCD (total pixels: approx. 10.40 million pixels)
Lens Focal length f=6.0 mm (equivalent to 28 mm for 35 mm film cameras)
F-aperture F1.9 - F9 (exposure control with both aperture and ND filter when F8.0-F11 displays in auto shooting mode)
Shooting Distance
(from the front
of the lens)
Approx. 30cm from lens tip to infinity Approx. 1cm from lens tip to infinity (macro)
Lens Construction 8 elements in 6 groups (aspheric lens: 2 elements and 2 surfaces)
Digital Zoom Magnification Digital Zoom Approx. 4.0x
Auto Resize Zoom Approx. 5.7x (VGA images)
Focus Mode Multi AF (CCD method) / Spot AF (CCD method) / Manual Focus / Snap / Infinity (Focus lock and AF auxiliary light available. For Multi AF and Spot AF, full-press snap and pre-AF are possible.)
Shutter Speed *1 Still image 180, 120, 60, 30, 15, 13, 10, 8, 6, 5, 4, 3.2, 2.5, 2, 1.6, 1.3, 1 - 1/2000 sec. (maximum and minimum shutter speeds vary depending on shooting mode and flash mode)
Movie 1/30 - 1/2000 sec.
Exposure Control Exposure
Metering Mode
Multi (256 segments), Centre Weighted Light Metering, Spot Metering (TTL-CCD metering method, AE lock possible)
Exposure Modes Program AE, Aperture Priority AE, Shutter Priority AE, Manual Exposure
Manual Exposure Compensation +/-2.0EV (1/3EV Steps), Auto Bracket Function (-0.5EV, ±0, +0.5EV / -0.3EV, ±0, +0.3EV)
ISO Sensitivity (Standard Output Sensitivity) AUTO, AUTO-HI, ISO64 / 100 / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600
White Balance Mode AUTO / Multi-Pattern AUTO / Outdoors / Cloudy / Incandescent / Fluorescent / Manual / Detail, White Balance Bracket Function
Flash Built-in
flash mode
Auto (during low light and when the subject is backlit), Red-eye-Reduction, Flash On, Slow Synchro, Manual Flash, Flash Off
flash range
Approx. 20 cm - 3.0 m (ISO Auto)
+/-2.0EV (1/3EV Steps)
Monitor 3.0-inch Transparent LCD (approx. 920,000 dots)
Shooting Mode Auto Shooting Mode / Program Shift Mode / Aperture Priority Mode / Shutter Speed Priority Mode / Manual Exposure Mode / Scene Modes (Text / Movie / Skew Correction / Dynamic Range Double Shot) / My Settings Mode
Picture Quality Mode *2 F (Fine) / N (Normal) / RAW (DNG file format) *3
No. of Pixels Recorded Still image [4:3]3648×2736, 3264×2448, 2592×1944, 2048×1536, 1280×960, 640×480
[3:2] 3648×2432 [1:1] 2736×2736
Movie 640x480, 320x240
Text 3648x2736, 2048x1536
Recording Media SD memory card, SDHC memory card, Internal memory (approx. 88MB)
Storage Capacity (Pictures/Time)*4 Still image 3648×2736 (RAW: 4, F: 22, N: 38) / 3648×2432 (RAW: 5, F: 25, N: 43) / 2736×2736 (RAW: 6, F: 29, N: 50) / 3264×2448 (N: 47) / 2592×1944 (N: 72) / 2048×1536 (N: 109) / 1280×960 (N:175) / 640×480 (N: 705) / Text: 3648×2736 (38), 2048×1536 (109)
Movie*5 640×480: 30 frames/sec. (51 sec.), 640×480: 15 frames/sec. (1 min. 42 sec.), 320×240: 30 frames/sec. (2 min. 12 sec.), 320×240: 15 frames/sec. (4 min. 19 sec.)
Recording File Format Still Image JPEG (Exif ver. 2.21) *6 , RAW (DNG)
Movie AVI (Open DML Motion JPEG Format compliant)
Other Major Shooting Functions Continuous / S-Cont / M-Cont, Self-Timer (operation time: approx. 10 sec. / approx. 2 sec.), Interval Timer (shooting interval: 5 sec. - 1 hour (5 sec. steps) *7, Color Bracket function, B&W (TE), Color Space Setting, Noise Reduction, Histogram, Grid Guide, Depth of Field, Electronic Level, Hot Shoe
Other Major Playback Functions Auto Rotate, Grid View, Enlarged Display (maximum 16x), Resize
Interface USB 2.0 (High-Speed USB) Mini-B, Mass storage*8 / Audio Out 1.0Vp-p (75Ω)
Video Signal Format NTSC, PAL switchable
Power Supply Rechargeable
DB-65 (3.7V) x1, AAA Dry Alkaline Battery x2, AAA Nickel-Metal Hydride Battery x 2, AC adapter (AC-4c option) 3.8V
Battery Consumption: *9 Based on
Using the DB-65, approx. 370 pictures / Using AAA Dry Alkaline Battery x2, approx. 25 pictures*10
External Dimensions 108.6 mm (W) x 59.8 mm (H) x 25.5 mm (D) (excluding projecting parts)
Weight Approx. 188 g (excluding battery, SD memory card, strap), Accessories approx. 30 g (battery, strap)
Operating Temperature Range 0ºC-40ºC
*1 Shutter speed upper and lower limits vary depending on Shooting Mode and Flash Mode.
*2 The picture quality modes which can be set vary depending on the image size.
*3 A JPEG file in Normal 640 or Fine/Normal mode with the same size as the RAW file is recorded at the same time. The DNG file format is a RAW image file format and is the standard format of Adobe Systems.
*4 Estimated number of still images it is possible to record and estimated amount of movie recording time.
*5 The maximum length for one instance of movie recording is 90 minutes or the file size upper limit of 4GB.
*6 Compatible with DCF and DPOF. DCF is the abbreviation of the JEITA standard "Design rule for Camera File system." (Full compatibility with other devices is not guaranteed.)
*7 With flash off.
*8 Mass storage driver is compatible with Windows (R) 2000, XP, and Vista; Mac OS9.0-9.2.2 and Mac OSX10.1.2-10.5.6.
*9 Shooting capacity was measured using CIPA-standard parameters. This is only an estimate, and performance may vary according to usage conditions.
*10 Using Panasonic AAA alkaline batteries.

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