Panasonic Lumix LX3 Specifications

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3

Panasonic Lumix LX3 (silver)

Part Number: DMC-LX3S Released: September 17, 2008

General

  • Depth
    1.1 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    11300000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.63"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1 ft - 27 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 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 80, ISO 800, ISO auto, ISO auto (1600-6400)
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    aerial photo, baby1, high sensitivity, night portrait, night scene, party/indoor, pet, pin hole, portrait mode, scenery, self-portrait, snow, baby2, soft skin, sports mode, starry sky, sunset, beach, candle, film grain, fireworks, flash-burst, food, hi-speed burst
  • 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

Display

  • Display Format
    460,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Environmental Parameters

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

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    2.5 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.0-2.8
  • Min Focal Length
    5.1 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    12.8 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    24 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    19.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    0.4 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    6
  • Element Qty
    8
  • Lens Brand
    Leica
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Color
    silver
  • Color Category
    silver
  • Certified for Windows Vista
    Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security.

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    50 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    3648 x 2736
    3072 x 2304
    2560 x 1920
    2048 x 1536
    1600 x 1200
    640 x 480
    3776 x 2520
    3168 x 2112
    2656 x 1768
    2112 x 1408
    2048 x 1360
    3968 x 2232
    3328 x 1872
    2784 x 1568
    2208 x 1248
    1920 x 1080
  • Video Capture
    QuickTime - 848 x 480 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 10 fps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.5 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, digital noise reduction, highlight point display, histogram display, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, saturation control, sharpness control, RGB primary color filter, audio recording, auto power save, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, date/time stamp, digital image rotation

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Type
    DC power input, USB, component video output, composite video/audio output
  • Qty
    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 - 1150 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific

Software

  • Type
    ArcSoft MediaImpression, ArcSoft Panorama Maker, Drivers & Utilities, Panasonic PHOTOfunSTUDIO 2.1E, SILKYPIX Developer Studio

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Panasonic
  • Product Line
    Panasonic Lumix
  • Model
    DMC-LX3S
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.5 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 80, ISO 800, ISO auto, ISO auto (1600-6400)
  • ISO (Max)
    6400
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (MEGA O.I.S.)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, digital noise reduction, highlight point display, histogram display, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, saturation control, sharpness control, RGB primary color filter, audio recording, auto power save, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, date/time stamp, digital image rotation

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (MEGA O.I.S.)

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
    aerial photo, baby1, high sensitivity, night portrait, night scene, party/indoor, pet, pin hole, portrait mode, scenery, self-portrait, snow, baby2, soft skin, sports mode, starry sky, sunset, beach, candle, film grain, fireworks, flash-burst, food, hi-speed burst

White Balance

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

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.3 in
  • Height
    2.4 in
  • Weight
    8.08 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    10.1 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.63"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    15.6 mm ( 1/1.63" )
  • Total Pixels
    11300000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10100000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    460,000 pixels
  • Features
    contrast control

Camera Memory

  • RAM
    50 MB
  • Internal Storage Type
    none
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PictBridge support

Flash Range Details

  • Min Shooting Distance
    1 ft
  • Max Shooting Distance
    27 ft

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Quality
    Fine, Standard, RAW
  • Image Resolution
    1600 x 1200, 1920 x 1080, 3168 x 2112, 3328 x 1872, 3648 x 2736, 3776 x 2520, 3968 x 2232, 640 x 480, 2048 x 1360, 2048 x 1536, 2112 x 1408, 2208 x 1248, 2560 x 1920, 2656 x 1768, 2784 x 1568, 3072 x 2304
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG, RAW, EXIF 2.21

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Resolution
    320 x 240, 640 x 480, 848 x 480
  • Frame Rate
    10 frames per second, 30 frames per second

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Capacity
    1150 mAh
  • Included
    included

General

  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

Where to Buy

Panasonic Lumix LX3 (silver)

Part Number: DMC-LX3S Released: Sep 17, 2008

MSRP: $499.95

Visit manufacturer site for details.