Panasonic Lumix S3 Specifications

Panasonic Lumix S3 (white)

Part Number: DMC-S3W

General

  • Depth
    0.8 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    14.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    14500000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    14100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.33"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    Venus Engine VI
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    11
  • Digital Video Format
    MJPEG, QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1280 x 720
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.3 ft - 11 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 400, ISO 800, ISO auto, ISO auto (1600-6400)
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    baby, beach, scenery, self-portrait, snow, soft skin, sports mode, sunset, fireworks, food, high sensitivity, night portrait, night scene, panorama assist, party/indoor, portrait mode
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Cool, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid, Warm
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, incandescent, shade
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1600 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    8 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Display

  • Display Format
    230,400 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Environmental Parameters

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

Lens System

  • Lens Construction
    5 groups / 6 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    4 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.1-6.5
  • Min Focal Length
    5 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    20 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    28 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    2 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    5
  • Element Qty
    6
  • Features
    aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

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

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    70 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 4320 x 3240
    JPEG 4320 x 2880
    JPEG 4320 x 2432
    JPEG 3648 x 2736
    JPEG 2560 x 1920
    JPEG 2048 x 1536
    JPEG 640 x 480
  • Video Capture
    MJPEG - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps - 900 sec - max clip duration
    MJPEG - 640 x 480 - 30 fps - 900 sec - max clip duration
    MJPEG - 320 x 240 - 30 fps - 900 sec - max clip duration

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.5 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    Auto Backlight Compensation, Face Detection AF/AE, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, date/time stamp, face detection, in-camera red-eye removal, resizing an image, Intelligent Auto (iA), Intelligent Scene Selector, Motion Detection Technology, RGB primary color filter, Scene Detection Technology, audio recording, auto power save, built-in help guide

Connections

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

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1600 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    8 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 250 shots
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 660 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific

Software

  • Type
    Adobe Reader, Apple QuickTime, Drivers & Utilities, Panasonic PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.0

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Panasonic
  • Product Line
    Panasonic Lumix
  • Model
    DMC-S3
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.5 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto, ISO auto (1600-6400)
  • ISO (Max)
    6400
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    MJPEG, QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1280 x 720
  • High Definition Video Support
    720p
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    Venus Engine VI
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Cool, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid, Warm
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (MEGA O.I.S.)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    Auto Backlight Compensation, Face Detection AF/AE, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, date/time stamp, face detection, in-camera red-eye removal, resizing an image, Intelligent Auto (iA), Intelligent Scene Selector, Motion Detection Technology, RGB primary color filter, Scene Detection Technology, audio recording, auto power save, built-in help guide

Optical System

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

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    baby, beach, scenery, self-portrait, snow, soft skin, sports mode, sunset, fireworks, food, high sensitivity, night portrait, night scene, panorama assist, party/indoor, portrait mode

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, incandescent, shade

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    11

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.9 in
  • Height
    2.3 in
  • Weight
    3.53 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    14.1 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.33"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.9 mm ( 1/2.33" )
  • Total Pixels
    14500000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    14100000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    2.7 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    6.7 cm
  • Display Format
    230,400 pixels

Camera Memory

  • RAM
    70 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Services and Applications
    YouTube capture mode
  • Print Standard
    Exif Print support, PictBridge support, direct print

Flash Range Details

  • Min Shooting Distance
    1.3 ft
  • Max Shooting Distance
    11 ft

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    2048 x 1536, 2560 x 1920, 3648 x 2736, 4320 x 2432, 4320 x 2880, 4320 x 3240, 640 x 480
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    MJPEG
  • Image Resolution
    1280 x 720, 320 x 240, 640 x 480
  • Frame Rate
    30 frames per second
  • Capacity
    900 sec
  • Comments
    max clip duration

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Supported Battery Details

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

Battery Life Details

  • Usage Mode
    photo shooting
  • Battery Life
    250 shots

General

  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

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Panasonic Lumix S3 (white)

Part Number: DMC-S3W
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