Panasonic Lumix LX2 Specifications

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX2

Panasonic Lumix LX2 (silver)

Part Number: DMC-LX2S Released: August 21, 2006

General

  • Depth
    1 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    10400000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.65"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video
  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

Display

  • Display Format
    207,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    aerial photo, baby1, party/indoor, portrait mode, scenery, self-portrait, snow, soft skin, sports mode, starry sky, baby2, beach, candle, fireworks, food, high sensitivity, night portrait, night scene
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Cool, Sepia, Warm
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, 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
    pop-up flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    2 ft - 16 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation

Lens System

  • Type
    Leica 4 x zoom lens - 6.3 - 25.2 mm - f/2.8-4.9
  • Lens Construction
    8 groups / 9 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    4 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-4.9
  • Min Focal Length
    6.3 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    25.2 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    28 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    19.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    2 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    8
  • Element Qty
    9
  • Lens Brand
    Leica
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    silver
  • Color Category
    silver

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    13 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    3168 x 2376
    2880 x 2160
    2304 x 1728
    2048 x 1536
    1600 x 1200
    1280 x 960
    3568 x 2376
    3248 x 2160
    2560 x 1712
    2048 x 1360
    4224 x 2376
    3840 x 2160
    3072 x 1728
    1920 x 1080
  • Video Capture
    QuickTime - 640 x 480 - 10 fps
    QuickTime - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 10 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 848 x 480 - 10 fps
    QuickTime - 848 x 480 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 1280 x 720 - 15 fps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1 frame per second, 2 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, audio recording, sharpness control, backlight compensation, built-in speaker, cropping an image, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, histogram display, resizing an image, saturation control

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Shutter

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

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1150 mAh ( included )

Software

  • Type
    ArcSoft Camera Suite, Drivers & Utilities, LUMIX Simple Viewer

Header

  • Brand
    Panasonic
  • Product Line
    Panasonic Lumix
  • Model
    DMC-LX2, DMC-LX2S
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1 frame per second, 2 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    3200
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW
  • High Definition Video Support
    720p
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Cool, Sepia, Warm
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, audio recording, sharpness control, backlight compensation, built-in speaker, cropping an image, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, histogram display, resizing an image, saturation control

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical

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

White Balance

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

Auto Focus

  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    10 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.65"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    15.4 mm ( 1/1.65" )
  • Total Pixels
    10400000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10100000 pixels

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.2 in
  • Height
    2.2 in
  • Weight
    6.6 oz

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    2.8 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.1 cm
  • Display Format
    207,000 pixels
  • Features
    contrast control

Camera Memory

  • RAM
    13 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.

CNET Labs' Benchmarks

  • Labs information
    All values are expressed in seconds. Please visit our <ref type="link" url="http://reviews.cnet.com/Labs/4520-6603 7-1014358-1.html">labs information page</ref> for information on how digital cameras are tested.
  • CNET Labs Shutter lag bright
    0.7
  • CNET Labs Wake up time
    2.3
  • CNET Labs Flash shot to shot time
    2.7
  • CNET Labs Raw shot to shot time
    5.1
  • CNET Labs Typical burst speed
    1.5
  • CNET Labs Shot to shot time typical
    2.2

General

  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

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Panasonic Lumix LX2 (silver)

Part Number: DMC-LX2S Released: Aug 21, 2006
MSRP: $449.95 Low Price: $749.99 See all prices