Panasonic Lumix FX500 Specs

Panasonic Lumix FX500 (Silver)

Part Number: DMC-FX500S

General

  • Sensor Resolution
    10.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.33"
  • Digital Zoom
    4x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 400, 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, baby2, beach, candle, fireworks, food, hi-speed burst, high sensitivity, night portrait, night scene, party/indoor, pet, portrait mode, scenery, self-portrait, snow, soft skin, sports mode, starry sky, sunset
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Cool, Sepia, Warm
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, halogen, shade
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/3 EV step

Display

  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    2 ft - 19.7 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator

Lens System

  • Type
    Leica 5 x zoom lens - 4.4 - 22 mm - f/2.8-5.9
  • Optical Zoom
    5x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-5.9
  • Macro Focus Range
    2 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    6
  • Element Qty
    7
  • Lens Brand
    Leica
  • Features
    aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Certified for Windows Vista
    Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security.
  • Colour
    silver
  • Colour Category
    silver
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, battery case, battery charger, carrying strap, stylus

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 3648 x 2736
    JPEG 3648 x 2432
    JPEG 3648 x 2056
    JPEG 3072 x 2304
    JPEG 3072 x 2048
    JPEG 3072 x 1728
    JPEG 2560 x 1920
    JPEG 2560 x 1712
    JPEG 2560 x 1440
    JPEG 2048 x 1536
    JPEG 2048 x 1360
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
    JPEG 1600 x 1200
    JPEG 640 x 480
  • Video Capture
    QuickTime - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 1280 x 720 - 15 fps
    QuickTime - 848 x 480 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 848 x 480 - 10 fps
    QuickTime - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 640 x 480 - 10 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 10 fps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.5 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, audio dubbing, audio recording, backlight compensation, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, digital noise reduction, histogram display, in-camera red-eye removal, saturation control, sharpness control

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Type
    Adobe Reader, Apple QuickTime, ArcSoft MediaImpression, ArcSoft Panorama Maker, Drivers & Utilities, Photo Fun Studio

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Panasonic
  • Product Line
    Panasonic Lumix
  • Model
    DMC-FX500S
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Panasonic DMW-BCE10
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1000 mAh ( included )

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 400, ISO 800, ISO auto, ISO auto (1600-6400)
  • ISO (Max)
    6400
  • Digital Zoom
    4x
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • High Definition Video Support
    720p
  • AV Interfaces
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Cool, Sepia, Warm
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabiliser
    optical (MEGA O.I.S.)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabiliser
    Yes
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, audio dubbing, audio recording, backlight compensation, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, digital noise reduction, histogram display, in-camera red-eye removal, saturation control, sharpness control

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, baby2, beach, candle, fireworks, food, hi-speed burst, high sensitivity, night portrait, night scene, party/indoor, pet, portrait mode, scenery, self-portrait, snow, soft skin, sports mode, starry sky, sunset

Optical System

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

White Balance

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

Auto Focus

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

Optical Sensor

  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.33"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.9 mm ( 1/2.33" )

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes
  • Features
    contrast control

Camera Memory

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

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PRINT Image Matching, PictBridge support

General

  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

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