Digital Camera
LUMIX Compact Digital Camera
25mm Ultra Wide-angle 8x Optical Zoom LEICA DC Lens
14.1-megapixel High-resolution CCD
Intelligent Resolution Technology and 10x Intelligent Zoom
HD Movie in AVCHD Lite and HDMI Compatibility Featuring
iA (Intelligent Auto) Mode with POWER O.I.S. (Optical Image
Travel Mode for Easy Organizing Photos and Movies of Travel
Compact Digital Camera ZX3 - 25mm Wide-angle 8x Optical Zoom Lens and 10x Intelligent Zoom in
a Ultra-compact Body
Camera Effective Pixels
14.1 Megapixels
Sensor Size / Total Pixels / Filter 1/2.33-type / 14.5 Total Megapixels / Primary Color Filter
F3.3 - 5.9/ 2-Step (F3.3 - 10 (W) / F5.9 - 18 (T))
Optical Zoom
Focal Length
f=4.5-36mm (25-200mm in 35mm equiv.)
Extra Optical Zoom (EZ)
11.3x (4:3 / 7M), 13.5x (4:3 / 5M), 16.9x (under 3M)
Intelligent Zoom
9 elements in 7 groups
(4 Aspherical Lenses / 6 Aspherical surfaces)
Optical Image Stabilizer
Power O.I.S. (Off / Auto / Mode1 / Mode2)
Digital Zoom
( Max. 32.0 x combined with Optical Zoom without Extra Optical Zoom )
(Max. 67.5x combined with Extra Optical Zoom)
Focusing Area
Normal: Wide 50 cm - infinity / Tele 200 cm - infinity
Macro / Intelligent AUTO / Clipboard : Wide 3 cm - infinity / Tele 100cm
- infinity
Focus Range Display
AF Assist Lamp
Normal / Macro, Zoom Macro, Quick AF On/Off (On in Intelligent Auto),
Continuous AF On/Off, AF Tracking
AF Metering
Face / AF Tracking / 11pt / 1pt HS / 1pt / Spot
Shutter Speed
Still: 8 - 1/2000 sec
Starry Sky Mode : 15, 30, 60sec.
Shutter Interval
approx. 1.0 sec
ISO Sensitivity
Auto / 80 / 100 / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600
High Sensitivity (ISO 1600-6400)
Face Recognition
Optical Image Stabilizer
Photo & Movie
Intelligent ISO Control
Face Detection
Photo & Movie
Intelligent Scene Selector
Photo (Portrait, Scenery, Night Portrait, Night Scenery, Sunset, Macro)
& Movie (Portrait, Scenery, Low Light, Macro)
Intelligent Exposure
Photo & Movie
AF Tracking
Digital Red Eye Correction (Red- Photo
Eye Removal)
Intelligent Resolution Technolo- Photo & Movie
File Format
Still Image: JPEG(DCF/Exif2.21)
Image with Audio: JPEG (DCF / Exif2.21) + QuickTime
Motion picture: AVCHD Lite / QuickTime Motion JPEG
NTSC / PAL (Depends on Region)
Mode Switch
[Recording] / [Playback]
One-Touch Movie Button
Mode Dial / Mode Button
Intelligent Auto, Normal Picture, SCN, My SCN 1, My SCN 2, Clipboard
Still Image Scene Mode
Portrait, Soft Skin, Transform, Self-Portrait, Scenery, Panorama Assist,
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, Pinhole, Film
Grain, High Dynamic(Standard, Art, B&W), Photo Frame, Underwater
Movie Scene Mode
Portrait, Soft Skin, Transform, Self-Portrait, Scenery, Low Light, Food,
Party, Candle Light, Sunset, Beach, Snow, Aerial, Pinhole, Film Grain,
nderwater, High Sensitivity, High Dynamic(Standard, Art, B&W)
(Activated by selecting Still Picture Scene Mode then pressing movie
button. Still Picture Scene Modes without corresponding Movie Scene
Mode is recorded in Normal Mode)
Continuous Shooting Mode
Full-Resolution Image, 1.8 frames/sec Max. 5 images (Standard mode),
Max 3 images (Fine Mode)
High-speed Burst Mode: approx. 6.0 frames/sec (image priority)
approx. 10 frames/sec (speed priority)
(recorded in 3M for 4:3, 2.5M for 3:2, 2M for 16:9)
Flash Burst Continuous Shooting Mode
Max. 5 images (Standard mode)
Motion Picture Recording
[4:3] VGA: 640 x 480 pixels, 30fps (Motion JPEG)
QVGA: 320 x 240 pixels, 30 fps (Motion JPEG)
[16:9] WVGA: 848 x 480 pixels, 30 fps (Motion JPEG)
[HD Movie] 1280x720 pixels,
NTSC Mode: NTSC model: 60p(CCD output is 30p) / PAL model: 50p
(CCD output is 25p)
(AVCHD Lite, SH: 17Mbps / H:13Mbps / L:9Mbps ) / 30fps (Motion
AVCHD Lite with picture quality Approx. 110 min
set to [SH] (Continuous recordable time)
MOTION JPEG with picture qua- Approx. 110 min
lity set to [HD] (Continuous recordable time)
AVCHD Lite with picture quality Approx. 55 min
set to [SH] (Actual recordable time)
MOTION JPEG with picture qua- Approx. 55 min
lity set to [HD] [[SH] (Actual recordable time)
Program AE
Exposure Compensation
1/3 EV step, +/-2 EV
Backlight Compensation
Yes (only in Intelligent AUTO mode)
Auto (AE) Bracketing
+/- 1/3 EV ~1EV step, 3 frames
Light Metering
Intelligent Multiple
Aspect Ratio
4:3 / 3:2 / 16:9
Still Picture Recording
[4:3] 4320x3240(14M) / 3648x2736(10M) / 3072x2304(7M) / 2560x1920
(5M) / 2048X1536(3M) / 640X480(0.3M)
[3:2] 4320x2880 (12.5M) / 3648x2432 (9M) / 3072x2048 (6M) /
2560x1712 (4.5M) / 2048x1360 (2.5M) / 640x424 (0.3M)
[16:9] 4320x2432 (10.5M) / 3648x2056 (7.5M) / 3072x1728 (5.5M) /
2560x1440 (3.5M) / 1920x1080 (2M) / 640x360 (0.2M)
Image Quality
Fine / Standard
White Balance
Auto / Daylight / Cloudy / Shade / Halogen / White Set
(Selectable at Portrait, Soft Skin, Transform, Self-Portrait, Panorama
Assist, Sports, Baby, Pet, High Sensitivity, Highspeed Burst, Pinhole,
Photo Frame, High Dynamic)
Quick Menu
Color Mode / Color Effect
Standard, Vivid, Natural, Black & White, Sepia, Cool, Warm, Happy (only in iA Mode)
Still Image with Audio Recording 5 sec
Real-time histogram
Composition Guide line
Yes (2 pattern)
Auto Review
1sec, 2sec, Hold
Easy Zoom / Zoom Resume
No / No
Optical Zoom in Motion Picture Yes
Macro Zoom
Orientation Detector
Scene Mode Help Screen
Self Timer
2sec / 10sec
Focus Icon Select
Yes (in Face Recognition only)
Playback Mode
Normal Playback, Slideshow, Category Playback, Travel Playback, Mode Playback, Favorites Playback
Thumbnails / Zoomed Playback 12,30-thumbnails / Max 16x
Calendar Display / Dual-Image
Yes / No
Set Favorites / Rotate Image
Yes / No
Playback Still Images with Audio Yes
Playback Motion Picture
Yes ( AVC HD Lite / Motion JPEG)
Slideshow Mode
All / Still Images Only / Motion Picture Only / Travel / Category / Favorites
BGM Effect (Natural / Slow / Swing / Urban / OFF)
Show Histogram
Delete Image
Single / Multi / All / All except Favorites
DPOF Print Setting / Set Protecti-Yes / Yes
Resize / Trim / Aspect Conv. / Le-Yes / Yes / No / Yes
Copy / Title Edit / Text Stamp
Yes / Yes / Yes
Cut Animation
Video Divide
PictBridge Support
Single / Multi / All / Favorites / DPOF
OSD language
Japanese, English, German, French, Italian, Spanish
Movie REC Guide
Wind-Cut in Motion Picture
Travel Date / World Time
Yes / Yes
Dimensions (W x H x D)
97.8 x 54.8 x 26.0 mm (3.85 x 2.15 x 1.02 in)
Approx. 159g with Battery and SD Memory Card (0.35 lb)
Approx. 137g without Battery and SD Memory Card (0.30 lb)
LCD Monitor
Field of View : approx. 100% Wide Viewing Angle
AUTO Power LCD mode, Power LCD mode
Auto, Auto/Red-eye Reduction, Forced On, Slow Sync./Red-eye Reduction, Forced Off
0.6 - 5.3m (Wide/ISO Auto), 1.0 - 2.9m (Tele/ISO Auto)
Recording Media
Built-in Memory, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
Approx. 40MB
Microphone / Speaker
Mono / Yes
AV Output (NTSC/PAL, NTSC only for N. America), mini HDMI, USB2.0
High speed
Viera Link
HDMI output
Video: Auto / 1080i / 720p / 480p(576p for PAL)
Audio: Dolby® Digital Creator
ID-Security Li-ion Battery Pack (3.6V, Minimum: 895mAh) (Included)
AC Adaptor (Input: 110-240V AC) (Optional)
Battery life (approx.)
330 pictures (CIPA Standard)
Included Software
PHOTOfunSTUDIO 5.0 HD Edition
Adobe Reader
Standard Accessories
Battery Charger, Battery Pack, Battery Case, AV Cable, USB Cable,
AC Cable, Hand Strap, CD-ROM
• Motion pictures can be recorded continuously for up to 15 minutes in
European PAL area.