Panasonic Lumix ZS8 Specifications

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS8

Panasonic Lumix ZS8 (Black)

Part Number: DMC-ZS8K

General

  • Depth
    1.3 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    14.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    MOS
  • Total Pixels
    15100000 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
    23
  • Digital Video Format
    MJPEG, QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    2 ft - 16.4 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

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, handheld night shot, hi-speed burst, high dynamic, high sensitivity, night portrait, night scene, panorama assist, party/indoor, pet, photo frame, baby1, pin hole, portrait mode, scenery, self-portrait, snow, soft skin, sports mode, starry sky, sunset, transform, baby2, underwater, beach, candle, film grain, fireworks, flash-burst, food
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Cool, Happy, Natural, Sepia, Vivid, Warm
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, incandescent, shade
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    60 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps

Environmental Parameters

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

Display

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

Miscellaneous

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

Lens System

  • Type
    Leica 16 x zoom lens - 4.3 - 68.8 mm - f/3.3-5.9
  • Lens Construction
    10 groups / 12 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    16 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.3-5.9
  • Min Focal Length
    4.3 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    68.8 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    24 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    19.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    1 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    10
  • Element Qty
    12
  • Lens Brand
    Leica
  • Features
    ED glass, aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Memory / Storage

  • Installed Size
    70 MB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 4320 x 3240
    JPEG 4320 x 2880
    JPEG 4320 x 2432
    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 1712
    JPEG 2560 x 1440
    JPEG 2048 x 1536
    JPEG 2048 x 1360
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 640 x 424
    JPEG 640 x 360
    JPEG 3232 x 3232
    JPEG 2736 x 2736
    JPEG 2304 x 2304
    JPEG 1920 x 1920
    JPEG 1536 x 1536
    JPEG 480 x 480
  • Video Capture
    MJPEG - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    MJPEG - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    MJPEG - 320 x 240 - 30 fps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.9 frames per second, 10 frames per second, 5.5 frames per second
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    720p HD movie recording, Scene Detection Technology, backlight compensation, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, date/time stamp, face detection, histogram display, in-camera red-eye removal, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, resizing an image, text input to Exif header, Face Detection AF/AE, Face Recognition, Intelligent Auto (iA), Intelligent Resolution Technology, Intelligent Scene Selector, Motion Detection Technology, RGB primary color filter

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    60 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Battery

  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 895 mAh ( included )

Software

  • Type
    Adobe Reader, Drivers & Utilities, Loilo Super Loiloscope, 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-ZS8
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.9 frames per second, 10 frames per second, 5.5 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
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    MJPEG, QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    Venus Engine VI
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Cool, Happy, Natural, Sepia, Vivid, Warm
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (POWER O.I.S.)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    720p HD movie recording, Scene Detection Technology, backlight compensation, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, date/time stamp, face detection, histogram display, in-camera red-eye removal, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, resizing an image, text input to Exif header, Face Detection AF/AE, Face Recognition, Intelligent Auto (iA), Intelligent Resolution Technology, Intelligent Scene Selector, Motion Detection Technology, RGB primary color filter

Optical System

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

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
  • Shooting Programs
    aerial photo, handheld night shot, hi-speed burst, high dynamic, high sensitivity, night portrait, night scene, panorama assist, party/indoor, pet, photo frame, baby1, pin hole, portrait mode, scenery, self-portrait, snow, soft skin, sports mode, starry sky, sunset, transform, baby2, underwater, beach, candle, film grain, fireworks, flash-burst, food

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
    23

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.1 in
  • Height
    2.3 in
  • Weight
    6.63 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    14.1 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    MOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.33"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.9 mm ( 1/2.33" )
  • Total Pixels
    15100000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    14100000 pixels

Camera Display

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

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

Camera Memory

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

Camera Specifications

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic