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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX55 (Black) Specifications

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX55 (Black)

Part Number: DMC-FX55K

General

  • Depth
    0.9 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    8.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    8320000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    8.1 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1250, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    aerial photo, baby1, night scene, party/indoor, portrait mode, scenery, self-portrait, snow, soft skin, sports mode, starry sky, baby2, beach, candle, fireworks, food, high sensitivity, macro, night portrait
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Cool, Sepia, Vivid, Warm
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, 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

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    2 ft - 21 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator

Environmental Parameters

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

Display

  • Type
    3" LCD display
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Lens System

  • Lens Construction
    6 groups / 7 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-5.6
  • Min Focal Length
    4.6 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    16.4 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    28 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    19.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    2 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    6
  • Element Qty
    7
  • Lens Brand
    Leica
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black
  • 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

  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
  • Internal Storage
    27 MB flash

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, audio recording, auto power save, backlight compensation, built-in speaker

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Shutter

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

Software

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

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1000 mAh (included)

Header

  • Brand
    Panasonic
  • Product Line
    Panasonic Lumix
  • Model
    DMC-FX55K
  • 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 1250, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    6400
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Cool, Sepia, Vivid, Warm
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, audio recording, auto power save, backlight compensation, built-in speaker

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
    aerial photo, baby1, night scene, party/indoor, portrait mode, scenery, self-portrait, snow, soft skin, sports mode, starry sky, baby2, beach, candle, fireworks, food, high sensitivity, macro, night portrait

White Balance

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

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.7 in
  • Height
    2.3 in
  • Weight
    0.3 lbs

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    8.1 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.2 mm (1/2.5")
  • Total Pixels
    8320000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    8.1 megapixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels

Camera Memory

  • Internal Storage Type
    flash
  • Internal Storage Capacity
    27 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PictBridge support

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.

General

  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

Where to Buy

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX55 (Black)

Part Number: DMC-FX55K
MSRP: $349.95 Low Price: $149.00 See all prices