Panasonic Lumix FZ7 Specifications

Panasonic Lumix FZ7

Panasonic Lumix FZ7 (Black)

Part Number: DMC-FZ7 Released: February 21, 2006

General

  • Depth
    3.1 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    6.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    6370000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    6000000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, TIFF
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    Video capture ability makes this camera ideal for social functions or vacation shots.
  • Available Body Colors
    black, silver
  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

Camera Flash

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 80, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    baby1, fireworks, party/indoor, sports mode, portrait mode, scenery, snow, soft skin, sports mode, starry sky, baby2, high sensitivity, candle, night portrait, night scene, fireworks, food, panning, high sensitivity, party/indoor, night portrait, portrait mode, scenery, night scene, panning, snow
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Cool, Sepia, Warm
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, halogen
  • 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

Display

  • Display Format
    114,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black

Lens System

  • Lens Construction
    8 groups / 11 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    12 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-3.3
  • Min Focal Length
    6 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    72 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    36 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    11.8 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    2 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    8
  • Element Qty
    11
  • Lens Brand
    Leica
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.33 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    114000 pixels
  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic - electronic
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size (metric)
    0.8 cm
  • Optical Viewfinder Field Coverage
    100%

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card
  • Included Memory Card
    16 MB SD
  • Video Capture
    QuickTime - 640 x 480
    QuickTime - 320 x 240
    QuickTime - 848 x 480

Additional Features

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

Connections

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

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    60 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Battery

  • Technology
    Lithium ion
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 710 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific

Software

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

Header

  • Brand
    Panasonic
  • Product Line
    Panasonic Lumix
  • Model
    DMC-FZ7K, DMC-FZ7
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2 frames per second, 3 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 80, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    1600
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, TIFF
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Cool, Sepia, Warm
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    AE lock, RGB primary color filter, digital noise reduction, histogram display, resizing an image, audio dubbing, AF lock, audio recording, RGB primary color filter, backlight compensation, audio dubbing, built-in speaker, audio recording, backlight compensation, camera orientation detection, built-in speaker, digital image rotation, histogram display, camera orientation detection, resizing an image, digital image rotation

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/3 EV step
  • Shooting Programs
    baby1, fireworks, party/indoor, sports mode, portrait mode, scenery, snow, soft skin, sports mode, starry sky, baby2, high sensitivity, candle, night portrait, night scene, fireworks, food, panning, high sensitivity, party/indoor, night portrait, portrait mode, scenery, night scene, panning, snow

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, halogen

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.4 in
  • Height
    2.8 in
  • Weight
    0.66 lbs

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    6 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.2 mm ( 1/2.5" )
  • Total Pixels
    6370000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    6000000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    2.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    6.4 cm
  • Display Format
    114,000 pixels

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year parts warranty|90 day labor warranty

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Form Factor
    SD Memory Card
  • Included Memory Card Capacity
    16 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PictBridge support

Optical Viewfinder

  • Field Coverage
    100%

Flash Range Details

  • Min Shooting Distance
    1 ft
  • Max Shooting Distance
    19.7 ft

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.

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Quality
    Normal, Fine
  • Image Resolution
    1280 x 960, 640 x 480, 1600 x 1200, 1920 x 1080, 2048 x 1360, 2048 x 1536, 2304 x 1728, 2816 x 1584, 2816 x 1880, 2816 x 2112
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG, TIFF

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime, QuickTime, QuickTime, QuickTime, QuickTime, QuickTime
  • Image Resolution
    320 x 240, 320 x 240, 640 x 480, 848 x 480, 640 x 480, 640 x 480, 848 x 480, 848 x 480
  • Frame Rate
    10 frames per second, 10 frames per second, 10 frames per second, 30 frames per second, 30 frames per second, 30 frames per second
  • Capacity
    22 sec, 25 sec, 25 sec, 5 sec, 5 sec, 82 sec
  • Comments
    with 16MB card, with 16MB card, with 16MB card, with 16MB card, with 16MB card, with 16MB card

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Capacity
    710 mAh
  • Included
    included

CNET Labs' Benchmarks

  • Labs information
    All values are expressed in seconds. Please visit our <ref type="link" url="http://reviews.cnet.com/Labs/4520-6603 7-1014358-1.html">labs information page</ref> for information on how digital cameras are tested.
  • CNET Labs Shutter lag bright
    0.6
  • CNET Labs Wake up time
    2.8
  • CNET Labs Flash shot to shot time
    1.5
  • CNET Labs Typical burst speed
    1.3
  • CNET Labs Shot to shot time typical
    1.5

General

  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

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Panasonic Lumix FZ7 (Black)

Part Number: DMC-FZ7 Released: Feb 21, 2006
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