Panasonic Lumix G3 Specifications

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Panasonic Lumix G3 (body only, black)

Part Number: DMC-G3KBODY Released: July 1, 2011

General

  • Depth
    1.9 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    16.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Live MOS
  • Total Pixels
    16680000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    16000000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    13.0 x 17.3mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    2
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Supersonic Wave Filter (SWF)
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Image Processor
    Venus Engine FHD
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    23
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MJPEG
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPO, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 160, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 6400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    144
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    architecture, baby1, pet, portrait mode, scenery, soft skin, sports mode, sunset, baby2, flower, food, illumination snap, night portrait, night scene, party/indoor, peripheral defocus
  • Special Effects
    Custom Effect, Monochrome, Natural, Portrait, Scenery, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 10000K (100K steps), cloudy, daylight, flash, incandescent, shade
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    60 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • X-sync Speed
    1/160 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-18 ( ISO 100 )

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    10.5
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, rear curtain sync, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Display

  • Display Format
    460,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Environmental Parameters

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

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black

Lens System

  • Lens Included
    body only

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 50 fps
    AVCHD - 1280 x 720 - 60 fps
    AVCHD - 1280 x 720 - 50 fps
    MJPEG - 848 x 480 - 30 fps
    MJPEG - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    MJPEG - 320 x 240 - 30 fps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    LCD
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    1440000 pixels
  • Viewfinder Type
    LCD - LCD
  • Optical Viewfinder Field Coverage
    100%
  • Optical Viewfinder Magnification
    0.70x
  • Optical Viewfinder Dioptric Correction Range
    -4 to +4

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2 frames per second, 3 frames per second, 4 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    AF/AE tracking, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, RGB primary color filter, Scene Detection Technology, audio recording, built-in speaker, cropping an image, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, face detection, histogram display, in-camera red-eye removal, Face Recognition, resizing an image, text input to Exif header, Full-time Live View, Intelligent Auto (iA), Intelligent D-range Control, Intelligent Resolution Technology, Intelligent Scene Selector, Motion Detection Technology, Object Detection

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Type
    HDMI output, USB 2.0, composite video/audio output, remote control
  • Qty
    1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    60 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/160 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    sensitivity control, wind noise reduction

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Loilo Super Loiloscope, Panasonic PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.2 HD Edition, SILKYPIX Developer Studio 3.1 SE

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1010 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Panasonic
  • Product Line
    Panasonic Lumix G
  • Model
    DMC-G3
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

CE System

  • Remote Control
    optional

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    mirrorless system
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2 frames per second, 20 frames per second (4MP), 3 frames per second, 4 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 160, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 6400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    6400
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MJPEG
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPO, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    Venus Engine FHD
  • Special Effects
    Custom Effect, Monochrome, Natural, Portrait, Scenery, Vivid
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Micro Four Thirds
  • Features
    AF/AE tracking, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, RGB primary color filter, Scene Detection Technology, audio recording, built-in speaker, cropping an image, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, face detection, histogram display, in-camera red-eye removal, Face Recognition, resizing an image, text input to Exif header, Full-time Live View, Intelligent Auto (iA), Intelligent D-range Control, Intelligent Resolution Technology, Intelligent Scene Selector, Motion Detection Technology, Object Detection

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Micro Four Thirds

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    144
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    architecture, baby1, pet, portrait mode, scenery, soft skin, sports mode, sunset, baby2, flower, food, illumination snap, night portrait, night scene, party/indoor, peripheral defocus

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV 0-18
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 100

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 10000K (100K steps), cloudy, daylight, flash, incandescent, shade
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    23

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.5 in
  • Height
    3.3 in
  • Weight
    11.85 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    16 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Live MOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    13.0 x 17.3mm
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    13.0 x 17.3 mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    2
  • Total Pixels
    16680000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    16000000 pixels
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Supersonic Wave Filter (SWF)

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    460,000 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes
  • Features
    display brightness control, display color control

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PictBridge support, direct print

Optical Viewfinder

  • Field Coverage
    100%
  • Magnification
    0.70x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -4 to +4

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    1712 x 1712, 1824 x 1024, 3232 x 2424, 3424 x 3424, 4576 x 2576, 4576 x 3056, 4592 x 3448, 1824 x 1216, 1824 x 1368, 1920 x 1080, 2272 x 1520, 2272 x 1704, 2416 x 2416, 3232 x 1824, 3232 x 2160
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MJPEG
  • Image Resolution
    1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080, 320 x 240, 640 x 480, 848 x 480
  • Frame Rate
    30 frames per second, 50 frames per second, 60 frames per second

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    sensitivity control, wind noise reduction

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Capacity
    1010 mAh
  • Included
    included

General

  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

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Panasonic Lumix G3 (body only, black)

Part Number: DMC-G3KBODY Released: Jul 1, 2011
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