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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2 specifications

Price (with 14-42 mm kit lens) • US: $ 799
• UK: £ 550
Body material Plastic
Sensor • 4/3 type MOS ('Live MOS sensor')
• 13.1 million total pixels
• 12.1 million effective pixels
• RGB (Primary) color filter array
Image sizes* • 4000 x 3000 (4:3)
• 2816 x 2112 (4:3)
• 2048 x 1536 (4:3)
• 4000 x 2672 (3:2)
• 2816 x 1880 (3:2)
• 2048 x 1360 (3:2)
• 4000 x 2248 (16:9)
• 2816 x 1584 (16:9)
• 1920 x 1080 (16:9)
• 2992 x 2992 (1:1)*
• 2112 x 2112 (1:1)*
• 1504 x 1504 (1:1)*
Image sizes (Motion)** • AVCHD Lite:*
1280 x 720, 60p (from 30fps sensor output)*
1280 x 720, 50p (from 25 fps sensor output)*
• Motion JPEG:
1280 x 720 (30fps)
848 x 480 (30fps)
640 x 480 (30fps)
320 x 240 (30fps)
Aspect ratios* 4:3
3:2
16:9
1:1*
File formats • RAW
• RAW + JPEG Standard
• RAW + JPEG Fine
• JPEG (EXIF 2.2) - Standard
• JPEG (EXIF 2.2) - Fine
File formats (Movie)** • AVCHD Lite*
• QuickTime Motion JPEG
Lenses • Micro Four Thirds mount lenses
• Four Thirds mount lenses via adapter (DMW-MA1PP)
Autofocus available with most lenses (see here for more details)
Focus modes** • Auto Focus (Contrast AF system)
• Manual focus
• Face Detection
• AF Tracking
• 23-Area-Focusing/1 Area Focusing
• Touch AF/MF Assist (5x, 10x)**
AF assist lamp Yes, dedicated lamp
Image stabilization Optical Image Stabilization
Extended optical zoom Yes
Digital zoom • Up to 4x
Exposure modes • Program AE
• Aperture priority AE
• Shutter priority AE
• Manual
• Auto
Scene modes Portrait
• Normal
• Soft Skin
• Outdoor
• Indoor
• Creative
Scenery
• Normal
• Nature
• Architecture
• Creative
Sports 
• Normal
• Soft Skin
• Outdoor
• Indoor
• Creative
Close-Up
• Flower
• Food
• Objects
• Creative
Night Portrait

• Night Portrait
• Night Scenery
• Illuminations
• Creative
SCN
• Sunset
• Party
• Baby 1
• Baby 2
• Pet
• Peripheral Defocus
Scene modes (movie)* Portrait
• Normal
• Soft Skin
• Outdoor
• Indoor
• Creative
Scenery
• Normal
• Nature
• Architecture
• Creative
Sports 
• Normal
• Outdoor
• Indoor
• Creative
Close-Up
• Flower
• Food
• Objects
• Creative
Low-light
SCN
• Sunset
• Party
• Portrait
Sensitivity* • Auto
• Intelligent ISO
• ISO 100
• ISO 200
• ISO 400
• ISO 800
• ISO 1600
• ISO 3200
• ISO 6400*
ISO steps 1/3 or 1.0 EV
Metering range 0 to 18 EV
Metering modes • Multiple-Weighted
• Center-Weighted
• Spot
AE Lock • AEL/AFL button
• With shutter release half-press
AE Bracketing • 3, 5, 7 frames
• in 1/3 or 2/3
Exposure compensation • -3.0 to +3.0 EV
• 1/3 EV steps
Shutter speed* • 60 -1/4000 sec
• Bulb (up to 4 mins*)
• Flash X-sync 1/160 sec
White balance • Auto
• Daylight
• Cloudy
• Shade
• Halogen
• Flash
• Custom 1
• Custom 2
• Kelvin temp (2500 - 10000 K, 100K steps)
WB fine tuning Yes (blue/amber bias, magenta/green bias)
WB Bracketing • 3 shots
•+/-1 to +/-3 in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis
Color space • sRGB
• Adobe RGB
Image parameters • Color mode (Standard, Dynamic, Nature, Smooth, Vibrant, Nostalgic)
• Saturation (5 levels)
• Contrast (5 levels)
• Sharpness (5 levels)
• Noise reduction (5 levels)
• Monochrome (Standard, Dynamic, Smooth)
• My Film (2 memories/Multi Film)
Drive modes* • Single
• Continuous H (3.2 fps)
• Continuous M (2.6 fps) *
• Continuous L (2 fps)
Continuous buffer • 7 RAW images
• Unlimited JPEG images with a fast card
Self-timer • 2 sec
• 10 sec
• 10 sec, 3 images
Flash • Manual pop-up
• TTL auto / manual
• Guide no. 11 (ISO 100, m)
• Sync modes: Auto, On, Off, Red-eye reduction, Slow syncro with red-eye reduction, Slow syncro
• Flash power: Up to +/- 2EV in 1/3 EV steps
Flash X-sync speed 1/160 sec
External flash • Hot shoe
• TTL Auto with FL220/FL360/FL500 (Optional)
Viewfinder* • Electronic Viewfinder
• Color LCD Viewfinder
• Field of view 100%
• Eye point 14 mm at -1 dioptre
• Magnification 1.4x (equivalent to 0.7x on a 35mm camera / 50mm lens)
• Dioptre adjustment -4 to +4 dioptre
• 1,440,000 dots
• Field Sequential (RGB)
DOF preview Yes
Orientation sensor Yes
LCD monitor* • 3.0" TFT LCD monitor
• Multi-angle swing and tilt (180°swing, 180° swivel)*
• Low temperature Polycrystalline TFT LCD
• 460,000 dots
• Approx 100% frame coverage
• Auto Power LCD (optional) adjusts brightness in bright light
• Brightness (7 levels), Color (7 levels)
Playback functions ** • Single
• Magnify (2 - 16x)
• Thumbnail display (30,12)
• Slide show
• Title Edit*
• Text Stamp*
• Video Divide*
• Resize
• Trimming
• Aspect Conversion
• Rotate
• Rotate Display
• Favorite
• Print Set
• Protect
• Face recognition Edit*
Connectivity • USB 2.0 (High Speed)
• Video Out (NTSC / PAL)
• Wired remote control DMW-RSL1 (optional)
• HDMI
Print compliance • PictBridge
• DPOF
Storage* SD / SDHC / SDXC*
Power • 1250 mAh 7.2v Lithium-Ion rechargeable battery
• Supplied charger / AC adapter
Dimensions 124 mm x 84 mm x 74 mm (4.88 x 3.29 x 2.91 in )
Weight (camera body) Approx. 371 g *
Weight (camera body, card and battery) Approx. 428 g *
Weight (inc supplied lens, card and battery) Approx. 593 g (20.92 oz)*
* Changed compared to the G1
* Changed compared to the G10
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