Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ8 Specifications

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ8

Part Number: DMC-FZ8P-K (Reviewed)

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • 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"
  • Optical Zoom
    12 x
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Auto Focus
    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

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
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    36 - 432mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Min Focus Range
    11.8 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    2 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Lens Construction
    8 groups / 11 elements
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Camera Flash

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

Additional Features

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

Viewfinder

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

Display

  • Type
    2.5" LCD display
  • Resolution
    207,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    built-in

Connections

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

Software

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

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, battery charger, carrying strap, lens adapter, lens cap, lens hood

Battery

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

Memory / Storage

  • RAM Installed
    27 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • 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

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.4 in
  • Depth
    3.1 in
  • Height
    2.8 in
  • Weight
    10.9 oz

Environmental Parameters

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

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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