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Panasonic Lumix DMC-SZ5

Announced Jul 18, 2012 •
14 megapixels | 3 screen | 25 – 250 mm (10×)
Price
Body type
Body type Compact
Sensor
Max resolution 4320 x 3240
Other resolutions 4320 x 2880, 4320 x 2432, 3648 x 2736, 3232 x 3232, 2560 x 1920, 2048 x 1536, 640 x 480
Image ratio w:h 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Effective pixels 14 megapixels
Sensor photo detectors 15 megapixels
Sensor size 1/2.33" (6.08 x 4.56 mm)
Sensor type CCD
Image
ISO Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600 (3200 - 6400 with boost)
Boosted ISO (maximum) 6400
White balance presets 4
Custom white balance Yes (1)
Image stabilization Optical
Uncompressed format No
JPEG quality levels Fine, Standard
Optics & Focus
Focal length (equiv.) 25–250 mm
Optical zoom 10×
Maximum aperture F3.1–5.9
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
Digital zoom Yes (4x)
Manual focus No
Normal focus range 50 cm (19.69)
Macro focus range 5 cm (1.97)
Number of focus points 23
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCD Fixed
Screen size 3
Screen dots 230,000
Touch screen No
Screen type TFT Screen LCD
Live view Yes
Viewfinder type None
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed 8 sec
Maximum shutter speed 1/1600 sec
Aperture priority No
Shutter priority No
Manual exposure mode No
Subject / scene modes Yes
Built-in flash Yes
Flash range 5.60 m
External flash No
Flash modes Auto, On, Off, Red-eye, Slow Sync
Continuous drive 1.5 fps
Self-timer Yes (2 or 10 secs)
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure compensation ±2 (at 1/3 EV steps)
WB Bracketing No
Videography features
Resolutions 1280 x 720p ( 30,25 fps), 640 x 480 (30, 25 fps)
Format MPEG-4
Microphone Mono
Speaker Mono
Storage
Storage types SD/SDHC/SDXC, Internal
Storage included 55 MB internal
Connectivity
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
HDMI No
Wireless Built-In
Wireless notes IEEE 802.11b/g/n 2412MHz - 2462MHz (11ch)
Remote control No
Physical
Environmentally sealed No
Battery Battery Pack
Battery description Lithium-Ion rechargeable battery & charger
Battery Life (CIPA) 250
Weight (inc. batteries) 136 g (0.30 lb / 4.80 oz)
Dimensions 104 x 58 x 21 mm (4.09 x 2.28 x 0.83)
Other features
Timelapse recording No
GPS None
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