Panasonic Lumix DMC LX5 : Tests and Reviews

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Type HighEndCompact
Announced 21/07/2010  
Indicative price (USD) 470  
Sensor type CCD  
Resolution 3648 x 2736  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 10.1  
Sensor size (mm) 5.8 x 7.9 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm)  
Bits per pixel 12
Focal length multiplier 4.3 
Aspect Ratio 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9  
ISO latitude  80 - 12800 
Shutter type electronic 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 60.0  
Frame rate (fps) 5.0  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  Optical 
Dust cleaning  
Mount type N/A  
Weight (gr)  
Battery type Lithium-Ion Battery Pack, 3.6VDC, 1250mAh 
Battery weight (gr)  
Camera material  
Mount material N/A 
View finder type Electronic (optional)  
View finder magnification  
View finder coverage  
Mirror lockup NA 
View finder diopter  
Monitor type  
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 460000 
Articulated screen No 
Touch screen No 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes Contrast Detect (sensor), Single, Live View  
Number of autofocus points 23 
Exposure bracketing Yes 
Exposure compensation -3EV to +3EV (in 1/3EV steps) 
Drive modes 2.5 fps, max 5 images 
Buffer size  
Recording medium SD/SDHC/SDXC, Internal 
Image format JPEG, RAW 
White balance bracketing Yes 
Connectivity USB/HDMI 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Mono 
External micro NA 
Histogram Yes 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1280x720 / 60fps 
Full HD No 
Live autofocus Yes 
Video file format AVCHDLite  
Video codec  
Video stabilisation  

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