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Sigma DP1 Merrill


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Manufacturer Sigma
Model name DP1 Merrill
Date announced 2012-02-08
MSRP
Street price $799  See all prices
Official site DP1 Merrill Homepage
 
Camera type Compact
Sensor size (type) 23.5 x 15.7 mm (Foveon X3)
Max still resolution 4704 x 3136 (15 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability 1X optical + 1X digital
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
28mm
Max aperture F2.8
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp No
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
No
Macro (min distance) Yes (20 cm)
 
Built-in flash No
External flash support Yes
Supports conversion lenses No
Supports underwater case No
 
LCD size 3.0"
LCD resolution 920,000 pixels
LCD position Fixed
Viewfinder None
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
N/A
Viewfinder coverage N/A
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, shutter speed, aperture, white balance, focus
ISO range 100 - 6400
RAW/TIFF support Yes
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (AVI)
Max movie resolution 640 x 480
Sound in movies Yes
Zoom usable in movies No
 
Storage method SD/SDHC card (no card included)
Shop for memory cards
Storage capacity
(out of the box)
N/A
 
Battery used BP-41 (1)
Shop for extra batteries
Battery life
(CIPA standard)
0 shots
 
Video output
HDMI output No
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
4.8 x 2.6 x 2.5 in (121.9 x 66.0 x 63.5 mm)
Weight (empty) 12 oz (340 g)
 
Included software Sigma Photo Pro
 
Misc. notes Uses the latest Megapixel Foveon X3 sensor that captures 46 million pixels worth of data (images are 15MP, though). Named after the one of the creators of the sensor.
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