Lumix® 5 Megapixel Digital Camera

Model number: DMC-FX8S

Lumix® 5 Megapixel Digital Camera with 3x Optical Zoom & MEGA Optical Image Stabilizer, Silver

Camera Effective Pixels 5.0 Megapixels
Optical Zoom 3x
Image Sensor 1/2.5"
5.36 Total Megapixel CCD Primary Color Filter
Focal Length f=5.8-17.4mm (35mm equiv: 35-105mm)
Lens Leica DC Vario-Elmarit Lens
Lens Construction 7 Elements in 6 Groups (3 Aspherical Lenses/3 Aspherical Surfaces)
Aperture Range Wide: F2.8/F5.6 (2 steps)
Tele: F5.0 - F10 (2 steps)
Optical Image Stabilizer 1 MEGA O.I.S. ( Mode 1 / Mode 2 )
Digital Zoom 2 4x
(up to 12x Total Zoom when combined with 3x Optical Zoom)
Focusing Area Normal: 50cm - infinity
Macro/Simple: Wide 5cm / Tele 30cm - infinity
AF Metering 1 point
1 point high speed
3 points high speed
5 points
Focus Auto Focus SystemNormal/Macro (Dial)
AF Assist Lamp Yes
ISO Sensitivity Auto / 80 / 100 / 200 / 400
White Balance Auto/Daylight/Cloudy/Halogen/White Set
White Balance Adjustment (except for Auto Set)
Exposure Program AE
Exposure Compensation 1/3 EV Step, ± 2 EV
Backlight Compensation Yes (at simple mode)
Auto Bracketing ( AE) +1/3EV-1EV Step, 3 Frames
Light Metering Intelligent Multiple
Shooting Mode (Mode Dial)/Rec. Mode Dial: Normal Picture, Simple, Macro, Moving Image, Playback
Scene Modes SCN (Portrait, Soft Skin, Scenery, Sports, Night Portrait, Night Scenery, Self-Portrait, Food, Party, Fireworks, Snow, Baby)
Shutter Speed/Shutter System 2 - 1/2,000 sec
Self Timer 10 seconds / 2 seconds
Auto Review 1 sec/3 sec/zoom
Review 1x/4x/8x
Picture Adjustment Natural, Standard, Vivid
Color Effect Mode Cool, Warm, Black & White, Sepia
Recording Format Still Image: JPEG (design rule for camera file system), DPOF correspondingStill Image with Audio: JPEG (design rule for camera file system) + QuickTimeMotion Images: QuickTime Motion JPEG
Image Quality Fine/Standard
Motion Image (Quick Time Motion JPEG) 4:3 Aspect Ratio: 30 or 10 fps (320 x 240 pixels) 3(640 x 480 pixels)
Burst Shooting Mode Full-resolution image:
Standard Mode: Up to 5 images at 3 or 2 frames/sec.
Fine Mode: Up to 3 images
Unlimited Consecutive Shooting 4 Yes
Still Image Recording with Audio 5 seconds
Audio Dubbing Maximum of 10 Seconds
Real-time Histograms Yes
Composition Guide Lines Yes
Scene Mode Help Screen Yes
Auto Angle Detection Yes
Economy Mode Yes
Built-in Flash Type/Mode Auto, Auto/ Red-eye Reduction,Slow Sync./Red-eye ReductionForced On/Off
Wide: 0.3 - 4.0m (ISO Auto)Tele: 0.3 - 2.2m (ISO Auto)
External Flash No
Viewfinder No
LCD Monitor 2.5" Diagonal Polycrystalline TFT LCD Display (114k pixels, Transflective Type)
Field of view: approx. 100%
Power LCD Mode
Playback Mode 9-Thumbnail Display
Zoomed Playback (16x max)
Image Rotation Slide Show ResizingTrimming, Copy, ProtectionDPOF Setting
OSD Language English, Spanish, Japanese, Chinese, German, Italian, French
Recording Media SD Memory Card
Multimedia Card
Microphone Yes
Speaker Yes
Interface DC Input, Video Output (NTSC), USB
Direct Print PictBridge
Color Silver
Power Lithium-ion Battery Pack (3.7V, 1150 mAh)(Included)
Battery Charger/AC Adaptor (Input: 110-240V AC)(Included)
Battery Life 5 Up to 300 pictures (CIPA Standard)
Included Software ArcSoft® PhotoImpression™, ArcSoft® Panorama Maker™, ArcSoft® PhotoBase™, USB Driver, Lumix® Simple Viewer
Standard Accessories Battery Charger, Battery Pack, Battery Carrying Case, SD Memory Card 16MB, AC, AV & USB Cables, Strap
Dimensions (H x W x D) 1.99'' x 3.7'' x 0.95''
Weight 0.28 lbs


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