Panasonic Lumix LZ3 Specifications

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ3

Panasonic Lumix LZ3 (silver)

Part Number: DMC-LZ3 Released: March 8, 2006

General

  • Depth
    1.8 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    5.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    5360000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    5000000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    5
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    Having video capture capability makes this camera ideal for social functions or vacation shots.
  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 80, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    baby1, baby2, portrait mode, scenery, snow, soft skin, sports mode, starry sky, candle, fireworks, food, high sensitivity, macro, night portrait, night scene, party/indoor
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Cool, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid, Warm
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, halogen
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    8 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/3 EV step

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1 ft - 14 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Display

  • Display Format
    85,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Environmental Parameters

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

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    silver
  • Color Category
    silver

Lens System

  • Lens Construction
    7 groups / 8 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    6 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-4.5
  • Min Focal Length
    6.1 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    36.6 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    37 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    19.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    2 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    7
  • Element Qty
    8
  • Features
    aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    14 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    QuickTime - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 640 x 480 - 10 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 10 fps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

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, auto power save, camera orientation detection, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, histogram display, resizing an image

Connections

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

Shutter

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

Software

  • Type
    ArcSoft PhotoBase, ArcSoft PhotoImpression, Drivers & Utilities, LUMIX Simple Viewer

Battery

  • Technology
    Oxyride AA
  • Battery Type
    AA
  • Details
    2 x AA Oxyride battery ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    standard form factor
  • Supported Battery Form Factor
    AA

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS 9.x, Apple Mac OS X, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows 98, MS Windows 98 SE, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Panasonic
  • Product Line
    Panasonic Lumix
  • Model
    DMC-LZ3S, DMC-LZ3
  • 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
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Cool, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid, Warm
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, auto power save, camera orientation detection, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, histogram display, resizing an image

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical

Exposure Parameters

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

White Balance

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

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    5

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.9 in
  • Height
    2.4 in
  • Weight
    6.38 oz, 0.44 lbs

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    5 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.2 mm ( 1/2.5" )
  • Total Pixels
    5360000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    5000000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    2 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    5.1 cm
  • Display Format
    85,000 pixels

Camera Memory

  • RAM
    14 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PictBridge support, direct print

Flash Range Details

  • Min Shooting Distance
    1 ft
  • Max Shooting Distance
    14 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 Resolution
    1280 x 960, 1600 x 1200, 1920 x 1080, 2048 x 1360, 2048 x 1536, 2560 x 1440, 2560 x 1712, 2560 x 1920, 640 x 480
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG
  • Storage Capacity
    250

Video Capture

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

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    2
  • Form Factor
    AA
  • Details
    Oxyride battery, NiMH rechargeable battery, alkaline battery
  • Included
    included, optional

CNET Labs' Benchmarks

  • CNET Labs Shutter lag bright
    1.0
  • CNET Labs Wake up time
    2.9
  • CNET Labs Flash shot to shot time
    4.5
  • CNET Labs Typical burst speed
    2.7
  • CNET Labs Shot to shot time typical
    2.6

General

  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

Where to Buy

Panasonic Lumix LZ3 (silver)

Part Number: DMC-LZ3 Released: Mar 8, 2006

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