Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ8 Specifications

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ8

Part Number: DMC-FZ8P-K (Reviewed)

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    4.4 in
  • Depth
    3.1 in
  • Height
    2.8 in
  • Weight
    10.9 oz
  • Enclosure Color
    black
  • Sensor Resolution
    7.2 Megapixel, 7.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    7,380,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    7,200,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    11
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW
  • AV Interfaces
    composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, battery charger, carrying strap, lens adapter, lens cap, lens hood

Camera

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical

Display

  • Type
    2.5" LCD display
  • Display Format
    207,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1 ft - 19.7 ft, 1 ft - 19.7 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1250, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    aerial photo, night scene, panning, party/indoor, pet, portrait mode, scenery, snow, soft skin, sports mode, starry sky, baby1, sunset, baby2, beach, candle, fireworks, food, high sensitivity, night portrait
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Cool, Sepia, Warm
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, halogen, shade
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    60 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/3 EV step

Lens System

  • Type
    Leica 12 x zoom lens - 6 - 72 mm - f/2.8-3.1
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-3.1
  • Macro Focus Range
    2 in
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    36 - 432mm m
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Min Focus Range
    11.8 in
  • Lens Construction
    8 groups / 11 elements
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Optical Zoom
    12 x
  • Lens Brand
    Leica
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    27 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 3072 x 2304
    JPEG 2560 x 1920
    JPEG 2048 x 1536
    JPEG 1600 x 1200
    JPEG 1280 x 960
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 3072 x 2048
    JPEG 2048 x 1360
    JPEG 3072 x 1728
    JPEG 1920 x 1080, JPEG 3072 x 2304
    JPEG 2560 x 1920
    JPEG 2048 x 1536
    JPEG 1600 x 1200
    JPEG 1280 x 960
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 3072 x 2048
    JPEG 2048 x 1360
    JPEG 3072 x 1728
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
  • Video Capture
    QuickTime - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 848 x 480 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 640 x 480 - 10 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 10 fps
    QuickTime - 848 x 480 - 10 fps, QuickTime - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 848 x 480 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 640 x 480 - 10 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 10 fps
    QuickTime - 848 x 480 - 10 fps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.44 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    188,000 pixels pixels
  • Field Coverage
    100%
  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic - electronic, Electronic

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2 frames per second, 3 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, resizing an image, saturation control, sharpness control, histogram display, resizing an image, saturation control, sharpness control, audio recording, auto power save, backlight compensation, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, histogram display

Connections

  • Connector Type
    1 x USB
    1 x composite video/audio output
    1 x DC power input
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Battery

  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 710 mAh ( included ), 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 710 mAh ( included )

Software

  • Type
    ArcSoft Panorama Maker, ArcSoft PhotoImpression, Drivers & Utilities, LUMIX Simple Viewer, Photo Fun Studio, SILKYPIX Developer Studio

Main Features

  • Image stabilizer feature
    Optical stabilization helps prevent blurry pictures, especially for handheld cameras at slow shutter speeds or when using high optical zoom.

General

  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

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