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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1


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Manufacturer Panasonic
Model name Lumix DMC-G1
Date announced 2008-09-12
MSRP $799
Street price N/A
Official site Lumix DMC-G1 Homepage
 
Camera type Mirrorless interchangeable lens camera
Sensor size (type) 17.3 x 13.0 mm (Live MOS)
Max still resolution 4000 x 3000 (12 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability N/A
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
N/A
Max aperture N/A
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
Micro Four Thirds
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
2x
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp Yes
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
No
Macro (min distance) N/A
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support Yes
Supports conversion lenses N/A
Supports underwater case No
 
LCD size 3.0"
LCD resolution 460,000 pixels
LCD position Rotating
Viewfinder Electronic
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
1.4x
Viewfinder coverage 100%
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, shutter speed, aperture, white balance, focus
ISO range 100/200/400/800/1600/3200
RAW/TIFF support RAW
 
Movie mode (format) No
Max movie resolution N/A
Sound in movies No
Zoom usable in movies N/A
 
Storage method SD/SDHC card (no card included)
Shop for memory cards
Storage capacity
(out of the box)
N/A
 
Battery used DMW-BLB13 (1)
Shop for extra batteries
Battery life
(CIPA standard)
330 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
4.9 x 3.3 x 1.8 in (124.5 x 83.8 x 45.7 mm)
Weight (empty) 13.6 oz (385 g)
 
Included software PhotoFunStudio viewer, SilkyPix Developer Studio
 
Misc. notes The first Micro FourThirds interchangeable lens camera. Since there's no mirror, you must use live view. Uses Micro 4/3 lenses with a 2X focal length conversion. Regular 4/3 lenses require an adapter. Comes in blue, red, and black, with a 14-45 mm lens.
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