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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX9


General

Model Name:

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX9 
Model Number: DMC-FX9 
Camera Format: Ultra Compact 
Currently Manufactured: No 
Retail Price:  
Street Price:  
Price Update Date: 2007-02-07
Date Available:  
Remote Control: No 
Remote Control Type: n/a 
Tripod Mount: Yes 
Tripod Mount Material:  
Operating System: Windows, MacOS 
Weight: 5.5 oz (155 g)
Weight With Batteries? checked 
Size: 3.7 x 2.0 x 1.0 in.
(94 x 51 x 24 mm)
Warranty in Months:  
Waterproof: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 2816x2112, 2816x1880, 2816x1584, 2048x1536, 2048x1360
Movie Resolution: 640x480, 320x240
Aspect Ratio: 4:3, 16:9
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 6.00
CCD Size (inches): 1/2.5" 
CCD Filter Type: RGBG 
CCD Manufacturer:  
Focal Length Multiplier:  
Movie Audio:  
Quality Levels: 2
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 35 - 105 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes 
Digital Zoom Values: 4x (5.36x in Extra Optical Zoom mode) 
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Type: 1 / 3 / 5 point 
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes 
Auto Focus Min Illum: 0.2500
Auto Focus Step:  
Manual Focus:  
Manual Focus Steps:  
Normal Focus Range: 50 cm to Infinity
20.4 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 5 - 10000 cm
2.0 - 4081.6 in
Min Macro Area: 49 x 37 mm
1.9 x 1.5 in
Min Aperture: f/10.0
Max Aperture: f/2.8
Aperture Range Description: f/2.8 or f/5.6 (wide) / f/5.0 or f/10.0 (tele) 
Aperture Step Size:  
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type:  
Display
Optical Viewfinder: No 
Optical VF Type: n/a
Optical VF Accuracy: n/a
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD VF Accuracy: 100%
LCD Size (inches): 2.5
LCD Resolution: 207,000 dots
OLED Screen:  
Touchscreen:  
Max Playback Zoom: 16.00
Exposure
ISO Settings: 80, 100, 200, 400
ISO Rating Max:  
Number of White Balance Settings: 5
White Balance Settings: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Halogen, Set 
Manual White Balance: Yes 
Longest Shutter Time:  
Shortest Shutter Time:  
Exp Adj Range: 2.0 EV
Exp Adj Step Size: 0.33 EV
Metering Modes: Intelligent Multiple 
Spot Metering: No 
Aperture Priority: No 
Shutter Priority: No 
Full Manual Exposure: No 
Self Timer: 2 or 10
Flash
Internal Flash: Yes 
No of Flash Modes: 5
Flash Modes: Auto / Red eye reduction auto / Forced / Red eye reduction slow synch / Off 
Flash Guide Number (Meters):  
Flash Range Default ISO (meters): 4.0
Flash Range Description: 0.3 - 4.0m (wide) / 0.3 - 2.2m (tele) at auto ISO 
No of Flash "Pops":  
Ext Flash: No 
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD/MMC 
Other Memory Types:  
Memory Included (MB): 16.0
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No 
Compressed Format: JPEG (EXIF 2.2) 
Movie File Format: QuickTime Motion JPEG 
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes 
Video Mode Switchable: Yes 
Video Usable as Viewfinder:  
External Connections: Serial, USB 1.1
Other Connection: DC In 
Included Software: LUMIX Simple Viewer, ArcSoft PhotoBase, ArcSoft PhotoImpression, ArcSoft Panorama Maker, USB Driver 
OS Compatibility: Windows, MacOS 
Performance Timing
Startup Time: 1.800 seconds
Shutdown Time: 3.100 seconds
Play -> Record: 0.900 seconds
Record -> Play (max res): 2.100 seconds
Record -> Play (min res):  
Shutter Lag (auto focus) WIDE: 0.520 seconds
Shutter Lag (auto focus) TELE: 0.560 seconds
Shutter Lag, Man. Focus:  
Shutter Lag, Prefocus: 0.016 seconds
Cycle Time Uncompressed Format:  
Cycle Time Max Res: 1.890 seconds
Cycle Time Min Res: 1.710 seconds
Buffer Frames, Max Res: 999
Continuous Mode Rate (Frames/Sec): 2.850
Movie Mode Rate (Frames/Sec): 30.00
Movie Sec @ Max Res:  
Movie Sec @ Min Res:  
Download speed, KB/second: 875.00
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary 3.7v 1150mAh 
Usable Battery Types: Lithium Ion rechargeable 
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary Lithium Ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes 
More Information
Notes & Features:  
Review URL: Review
Test Shots URL: Test Shots
Photo Gallery URL:  
Device Forum URL: Forum
Manufacturer URL: Mfr. Website

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