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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FP3 Specifications

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Model Name: Panasonic Lumix DMC-FP3 
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Manufacturer URL: Manufacturer website
General
Model Number: DMC-FP3
Camera Format: Ultra Compact
Currently Manufactured: No
Retail Price: $229.95
Street Price: $127.66
Date Available: 2010-02-15
Tripod Mount: Yes
Weight: 5.1 oz (145 g)
includes batteries
Weight With Batteries? Yes
Size: 3.9 x 2.3 x 0.7 in.
(99 x 59 x 19 mm)
Waterproof: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 4320 x 3240 (14.0 MP, 4:3),
4320 x 2880 (12.4 MP, 3:2),
4320 x 2432 (10.5 MP, 16:9),
3648 x 2736 (10.0 MP, 4:3),
2560 x 1920 (4.9 MP, 4:3),
2048 x 1536 (3.1 MP, 4:3),
640 x 480 (0.3 MP, 4:3)
Continuous-mode frames/second: 1.5
Movie Resolution: 1280x720, 848x480, 640x480, 320x240
Movie Frame Rate: 30, 30, 30, 30
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 14.50
CCD Size (inches): 1/2.33 inch
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3, 16:9
Sensor Type: CCD
Effective Megapixels: 14.10
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 35 - 140 mm
Zoom Ratio: 4.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes
Digital Zoom Values: Up to 4x
Auto Focus: Yes
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes
Manual Focus: Yes
Normal Focus Range: 50 cm to Infinity
19.7 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 10 cm to Infinity
3.9 in to Infinity
Aperture Range: f/3.5 - 5.6 (wide) / f/5.9 - 7.1 (tele)
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type:  
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: No
Viewfinder Type:  
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: No
LCD Viewfinder: Yes
LCD Size (inches): 3.0
LCD Resolution: 230,000 dots
Touchscreen: No
Articulating LCD: No
Max Playback Zoom: 16.0x
Exposure
ISO Settings: Auto, High Sensitivity Auto (1600-6400), 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
White Balance Settings: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Shade, Halogen, White Set
Shutter Speed Range: 60 - 1/1600
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: Intelligent Multiple
Program AE: Yes
Aperture Priority: No
Shutter Priority: No
Full Manual Exposure: No
Creative Exposure Modes: Portrait, Soft Skin, Transform, Self-Portrait, Scenery, Sports, Night Portrait, Night Scenery, Food, Party, Candle Light, Baby1, Baby2, Pet, Sunset, High sensitivity, Hi-Speed Burst, Flash Burst, Starry Sky, Fireworks, Beach, Snow, Aerial photo, Film Grain, Photo Frame
Self Timer: 2 or 10 seconds
Flash
Built-in Flash: Yes
Flash Modes: Auto, Auto/Red-eye Reduction, Forced On, Slow Sync./Red-eye Reduction, Forced Off
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: 0.3 - 4.9m (Wide/ISO Auto), 0.5 - 2.9m (Tele/ISO Auto)
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD / SDHC / SDXC
Memory Included (MB): 40.0
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No
Movie File Format: QuickTime Motion JPEG
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes
Video Mode (NTSC/PAL): Yes
Video Usable as Viewfinder:
External Connections: USB 2.0 Full (LOW) Speed
Other Connection: DC Input
Included Software: PHOTOfunSTUDIO 5.0 Edition, QuickTime, Adobe Reader
OS Compatibility:  
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary
Usable Battery Types: 3.7V, 695mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary 3.7V, 695mAh Lithium-ion rechargea
Battery Charger Included: Yes
CIPA Rating: 300
Miscellaneous
Notes & Features: Optical Image Stabilization, 3" Touchscreen LCD, Intelligent Auto, 720p HD movies. Available in Silver, Black and Navy.