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Number of effective pixels

Number of effective pixels on camera 16 million dots
Total number of pixels 16.80 million dots

Image element

Type 1/2.3-inch CMOS sensor


Construction 8 groups, 10 elements
Focal length (35mm equivalent) 3.74 to 18.7mm (21 to 105mm)
Maximum aperture W3.5 to T5.7
Magnification Optical zoom: 5x
Super Resolution Zoom: 10x*1
Digital zoom: 4x
Shooting range (from lens tip) Normal: W0.1m to ∞, T0.1m to ∞
(Super Macro: 0.01m to 0.1m)

Recording (Still)

Recording format JPEG (DCF standard), DPOF compatible, Exif 2.3, PRINT Image Matching III
Number of recorded pixels (at 4:3) 16M, 8M, 3M, VGA
Aspect ratio 4:3, 3:2, 16:9, 1:1

Recording (Movie)

Recording (Movie) MOV/H.264*2
Frame rate 60P, 30P
Number of recorded pixels 1080 60P (1920×1080)
1080P (1920×1080)
720P (1280×720)
VGA (640×480)
Movie audio recording format Stereo Linear PCM
High-speed movie Normal:120fps (640x480), 240fps (480x360)
Sportcam Mode:120fps (854x480), 240fps (640x360)


Supported recording media SD/SDHC/SDXC card (commercially available)(UHS-I compatible, 128MB to 128GB), Eye-Fi card (commercially available)
Internal memory 37MB (area used by user)

LCD monitor

Size/type 3.0-inch TFT colour LCD, tilting monitor
No. of dots Approx. 460K dots

ISO sensitivity

AUTO/High sensitivity AUTO Available / Available
Fixed ISO: 125, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400


AF mode CMOS Contrast Detection (with AF Illuminator)
Face Detection, iESP, Spot, AF Tracking

Image Stabilisation

Type Equipped with lens-shift image stabilisation

Shooting mode

Type Program Auto (P), Intelligent Auto (iAUTO), Super Macro, Scene Modes (SCN), Art Filter, Sportcam, Panorama, Self Portrait
Scene Modes
  1. Portrait
  2. ePortrait
  3. Landscape
  4. Interval Shooting
  5. Hand-Held Starlight
  6. Night Scene
  7. Night + Portrait
  8. Sport
  9. Indoor
  10. Sunset
  11. Fireworks
  12. Cuisine
  13. Documents
  14. Beach & Snow
  15. Underwater Snapshot
  16. Underwater Wide 1
  17. Underwater Wide 2
  18. Underwater Macro
  19. Backlight HDR
Art Filter Pop Art, Soft Focus, Pale and Light Colour, Grainy Film, Pin Hole, Diorama, Dramatic Tone
Picture mode Vivid, Natural, Flat, Fish Eye, Sparkle*3, Reflection, Fragmented*3, Art Filter (7 types)


Shutter speed 1/2 to 1/2000 sec. (Night Scene: up to 4 sec.)
Metering system Digital ESP Metering, Spot Metering
Exposure compensation ±2.0EV, step: 1/3EV

White Balance

White balance mode Auto, Sunlight, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Underwater, One-touch


Self-timer 2 sec, 12 sec, custom

Built-in flash

Shooting range W: 0.12m to 4.0m (ISO1600)
T: 0.1m to 2.5m (ISO1600)
Flash mode Auto, Red Eye Reduction, Fill-in, Flash Off, Remote Control, Slave, LED Flash


Waterproof Equivalent to JIS/IEC protection class 8 (IPX8)
Dustproof Equivalent to JIS/IEC protection class 6 (IP6X)


Computer (USB) Windows XP (SP3), Windows Vista (SP2), Windows 7 (SP1), Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Mac OS X 10.5 to 10.10
Printer Available
TV Available
  • HDMI Micro Connector (Type D) compatible

Power supply

AC adapter F-3AC USB-AC Adapter (sold separately)
Battery LI-50B Lithium Ion Rechargeable Battery

Maximum number of shots

Maximum number of shots (CIPA standards) Approx. 300
  • Average number

Size / Weight

Size (CIPA compliant) 112.9mm x 64.1mm x 27.6mm
Weight (CIPA compliant) 224g
  • Including battery and card
  • HDMI, the HDMI logo, and High-Definition Multimedia Interface are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing, LLC.
  • Eye-Fi, the Eye-Fi logo, and Eye-Fi connected are trademarks of Eye-Fi, Inc.
  • 1: Zoom factor from the wide-angle setting (including the optical zoom).
  • 2: To play back images taken with this camera on a computer, it is recommended to use the supplied software. To play back movies shot with this camera with the supplied software, it is necessary to connect the camera via USB with the software open for the first time only.
  • 3: There is no effect on the screen during shooting.
  • 4: Image compression ratio is 1/8 when the compression mode is set to Normal, and 1/4 when it is set to Fine.
  • Specifications are subject to change without notice.


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