Panasonic Lumix DCS5 : Tests and Reviews

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Type Hybrid
Announced 09/02/2021  
Indicative price (USD) 1999  
Sensor type CMOS  
Resolution 6028 x 4016  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 24.21  
Sensor size (mm) 23.8 x 35.6 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm)  
Bits per pixel 14.0
Focal length multiplier
Aspect Ratio 3:2 
ISO latitude  50 - 204800 
Shutter type Mechanical / Electronic 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/8000 - 60.0  
Frame rate (fps) 7.0  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  Yes 
Firmware 2.1 
Dust cleaning No 
Mount type Leica L  
Weight (gr) 630
Battery type Li-ion (7,2 V, 2 200 mAh, 16 Wh) 
Battery weight (gr) 45
Tropicalization Yes 
Camera material Mixed 
Mount material Metal 
View finder type Electronic 
View finder magnification 0.74 
View finder coverage 100 
Mirror lockup NO 
View finder diopter -4 to +4 
Monitor type TFT LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 1800000 
Articulated screen Yes 
Touch screen Yes 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes Auto Detection (Face, Eye, Body, Animal) / Tracking / 225-Area / Zone (Vertical/Horizontal) / Zone (Square) / Zone (Oval) / 1-Area+* / 1-Area* / Pinpoint / Custom 1, 2, 3 
Number of autofocus points 225 
Exposure bracketing 3, 5, 7 images in 1/3, 2/3 or 1 EV step, max. +/-3 EV, single/burst 
Exposure compensation 1/3 EV step +/-5EV (+/-3EV for motion picture) 
Drive modes Continuous drive 7.0 fps 
Buffer size RAW / RAW+JPEG: More than 24 images 
Recording medium SD Memory Card / SDHC Memory Card / SDXC Memory Card 
Image format JPEG (DCF, Exif 2.31), RAW, HLG Photo (CTA-2072) 
White balance bracketing 3 images in blue/amber axis or in magenta/green axis, color temperature setting 
Connectivity USB 3.1 Type-C/WIFI 
Bluetooth Yes 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro Stereo, Wind Noise Canceller: OFF / Standard / High 
Histogram Yes 
GPS No 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 3840 x 2160/60fps 
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus Yes 
Video file format MP4, MOV 
Video codec H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, H.265/HEVC 
Video stabilisation Yes 

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