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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX78


Manufacturer Panasonic
Model name Lumix DMC-FX78
Date announced 2011-01-25
MSRP $349
Official site Lumix DMC-FX78 Homepage
 
Camera type Compact
Sensor size (type) 1/2.33" (CCD)
Max still resolution 4000 x 3000 (12 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability 5X optical + 4X digital
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
26mm - 130mm
Max aperture F2.5 - 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 (3 cm)
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support No
Supports conversion lenses No
Supports underwater case No
 
LCD size 3.5"
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, white balance
ISO range 100/200/400/800/1600
RAW/TIFF support No
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (AVCHD)
Max movie resolution 1920 x 1080
Sound in movies Yes
Zoom usable in movies Yes
 
Storage method 70MB onboard memory + SD/SDHC/SDXC card
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Storage capacity
(out of the box)
3-170
 
Battery used DMW-BCK10 (1)
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Battery life
(CIPA standard)
200 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
3.9 x 2.2 x 0.8 in (99.1 x 55.9 x 20.3 mm)
Weight (empty) 4.4 oz (126 g)
 
Included software PhotoFunStudio 6.0 HD Lite Edition
 
Misc. notes Large touchscreen LCD. Full HD movie mode (1080/60i). Comes in black, gold, and white.
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