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Panasoinc Lumix GX1 Specifications

Panasoinc Lumix DMC-GX1

Panasonic Lumix GX1 (with 14-42mm PZ lens, silver)

Part Number: DMC-GX1XS Released: December 15, 2011

General

  • Depth
    1.5 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
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    Venus Engine
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    23
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • 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

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    7.6
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 12800, 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, baby2, flower, food, illumination snap, night portrait, night scene, party/indoor, peripheral defocus, pet, portrait mode, scenery, soft skin, sports mode, sunset
  • Special Effects
    Expressive, High Dynamic, High Key, Low Key, Miniature, Retro, Sepia, Toy camera
  • 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
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    7 steps in 1/3, 2/3 or 1 EV steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • X-sync Speed
    1/160 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-18 (ISO 100)

Environmental Parameters

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

Display

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

Lens System

  • Type
    Zoom lens - 3x zoom - 14 - 42 mm - f/3.5-5.6 X
  • Lens Construction
    8 groups / 9 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Lens Series
    X
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-5.6
  • Min Focal Length
    14 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    42 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    28 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    7.9 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Max View Angle
    75 degrees
  • Group Qty
    8
  • Element Qty
    9
  • Filter Size
    37 mm
  • Lens Brand
    Lumix
  • Lens Included
    X VARIO PZ 14-42mm lens
  • Features
    ED glass, aspherical lens

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    silver
  • Color Category
    silver

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDHC UHS-I Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDXC UHS-I Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    4592 x 3448
    4576 x 3056
    4576 x 2576
    3232 x 2424
    3232 x 2160
    3232 x 1824
    2272 x 1704
    2272 x 1520
    1920 x 1080
    1824 x 1368
    1824 x 1216
    1824 x 1024
    3424 x 3424
    2416 x 2416
    1712 x 1712
  • 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
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 25 fps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 25 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 25 fps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2 frames per second, 3 frames per second, 4.2 frames per second
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    AF/AE tracking, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, Face Recognition, Full-time Live View, Intelligent Auto Plus (iA+), Intelligent D-range Control, Intelligent Resolution Technology, Intelligent Scene Selector, Light Speed AF, Motion Detection Technology, RGB primary color filter, Scene Detection Technology, Shade Correction, Subject Detection technology, audio recording, automatic display brightness adjustment, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, face detection, highlight point display, histogram display, in-camera movie editing, in-camera red-eye removal, multi-picture burst, resizing an image, takes photos while movie recording

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

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

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1010 mAh (included)

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Loilo LoiLoScope (Trial), Panasonic PHOTOfunSTUDIO 7.0 HD Edition, SILKYPIX Developer Studio 3.1 SE

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Microsoft Windows 98, Microsoft Windows ME, Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows 7, Apple Mac OS X 9.0 or later
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Panasonic
  • Product Line
    Panasonic Lumix G
  • Model
    DMC-GX1X
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

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, 4.2 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 12800, ISO 160, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 6400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    12800
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • 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
  • Special Effects
    Expressive, High Dynamic, High Key, Low Key, Miniature, Retro, Sepia, Toy camera
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (POWER O.I.S.)
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Micro Four Thirds
  • Features
    AF/AE tracking, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, Face Recognition, Full-time Live View, Intelligent Auto Plus (iA+), Intelligent D-range Control, Intelligent Resolution Technology, Intelligent Scene Selector, Light Speed AF, Motion Detection Technology, RGB primary color filter, Scene Detection Technology, Shade Correction, Subject Detection technology, audio recording, automatic display brightness adjustment, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, face detection, highlight point display, histogram display, in-camera movie editing, in-camera red-eye removal, multi-picture burst, resizing an image, takes photos while movie recording

CE System

  • Remote Control
    optional

Optical System

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

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
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    7 steps in 1/3, 2/3 or 1 EV steps
  • Shooting Programs
    architecture, baby1, baby2, flower, food, illumination snap, night portrait, night scene, party/indoor, peripheral defocus, pet, portrait mode, scenery, soft skin, sports mode, sunset

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
    4.6 in
  • Height
    2.7 in
  • Weight
    9.59 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
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    460,000 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes
  • Features
    Touch AF, display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDHC UHS-I Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDXC UHS-I Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Sensors
    digital level meter
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PictBridge support, direct print

General

  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

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Panasonic Lumix GX1 (with 14-42mm PZ lens, silver)

Part Number: DMC-GX1XS Released: Dec 15, 2011
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