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Panasonic Lumix DMC-SZ5


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Manufacturer Panasonic
Model name Lumix DMC-SZ5
Date announced 2012-07-18
MSRP N/A
Street price $159  See all prices
Official site Lumix DMC-SZ5 Homepage
 
Camera type Compact
Sensor size (type) 1/2.33" (CCD)
Max still resolution 4320 x 3240 (14 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability 10X optical + 4X digital
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
25mm - 250mm
Max aperture F3.1 - F5.9
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp Yes
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
Yes
Macro (min distance) Yes (5 cm)
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support No
Supports conversion lenses No
Supports underwater case No
 
LCD size 3.0"
LCD resolution 230,000 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
ISO range 100/200/400/800/1600
RAW/TIFF support No
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (MPEG-4)
Max movie resolution 1280 x 720
Sound in movies Yes
Zoom usable in movies
 
Storage method 55MB onboard memory + SD/SDHC/SDXC card
Shop for memory cards
Storage capacity
(out of the box)
N/A
 
Battery used DMW-BCK7 (1)
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Battery life
(CIPA standard)
250 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output No
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
4.1 x 2.3 x 0.8 in (104.1 x 58.4 x 20.3 mm)
Weight (empty) 4.2 oz (120 g)
 
Included software PhotoFunStudio 8.4 SE
 
Misc. notes The SZ5 has built-in Wi-Fi which allows you to control the camera from your Android or iOS smartphone. Photos can also be sent to social networking / photo sharing sites through your photo, or sent to your PC while the camera is charging. Comes in black and white.
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