Panasonic is a special event on the eve of the official opening of the international photo exhibition Photokina 2014 has introduced a new digital compact camera high end Lumix DMC-LX100. Novelty superior to its predecessor LX7 many criteria and is the most difficult from a technical point of view, digital compact cameras ever created by a Japanese company.
Externally, the new recalls released back in 2004 model Panasonic Lumix DMC-LC1, which, in turn, reproduces the design of film cameras.
Camera Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100 is based on a sufficiently large by the standards of the compact camera type CMOS image sensor format Four Thirds (17,3h13 mm), the effective resolution is 13 megapixels. Processing data from the sensor, the processor is assigned to Venus.
The image on the surface of the imaging sensor generates a non-removable lens Leica with EGF 24-75 mm (3.1 × optical zoom). As the zoom maximum aperture varies from F / 1,7 to F / 2,8. With the combined optical and digital zoom magnification ratio reaches 12,4x. The lens has an optical image stabilizer.
Fast, accurate focusing system provides a contrast AF, which has 49 points. Minimum focusing time is 0.14 s.
User cameras available sensitivity range ISO 200-25600, expandable up to the equivalent of ISO 100-25600. Camera shutter allow metered exposure of 1/16000 to 60. Sync Speed – 1/250 sec.
Burst speed at full resolution at 11 f / s. Have the ability to shoot video with stereo sound. The following resolutions: 3840h2160 points (30p, 24p), 1920×1080 pixels (60p, 60i, 30p, 24p), 1280×720 pixels (30p) and 640×480 pixels. Video compression can be performed on standard MPEG-4 and AVCHD.
Among other features of the camera manufacturer allocates electronic viewfinder with a resolution of 2.8 million pixels, TFT LCD 3-inch and a resolution of 921k dots and a “hot” shoe. Among other things, the camera equipment – wireless modules Wi-Fi 802.11b / g / n and NFC , micro-HDMI video output connector and USB 2.0. The package also includes an external flash with a guide number of seven (at ISO 100).
As removable media can be used memory card formats SD, SDHC and SDXC, including appropriate specifications UHS-I.
On a single charge the camera can do 300 shots. Weight of the device with a battery – 393 g , dimensions – 115h66h55 mm.
Sales Lumix DMC-LX100 will start from the end of October, the estimated cost is $ 899.