Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX15

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Key specs

  • 13.2 x 8.8 mm
  • 20 Mpx
  • 5472;3648 px
  • 2.8
  • Contrast Detect (sensor);Multi-area;Center;Selective single-point;Tracking;Single;Continuous;Touch;Face Detection;Live View
  • 3 in
  • yes
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX15 Full Specifications


Sensor typeMOS
Sensor size13.2 x 8.8 mm
Sensor photo detectors21 Mpx
Effective pixels20 Mpx
Image ratio w:h4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Max resolution5472, 3648


ISO minimum80
ISO maximum25600
Boosted ISO minimum80
Boosted ISO maximum25600
Maximum image resolution4864, 3648
White balance presets5
White balance modesAuto, Cloudy, Daylight, Flash, Incandescent, Shade
Custom white balance
Photo effectsBlack&White, Negative film, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid
Image stabilizer
Image stabilization typeSensor-shift
Image stabilization axis5-axis
Supported aspect ratios1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 16:9
Uncompressed formatRAW
Supported image file formatsJPEG XR, RAW

Optics & Focus

Optical zoom3 x
Digital zoom4 x
Minimum aperture1.4
Maximum aperture1.4
Focal length equiv24–72 mm
Contrast adjustment
Saturation adjustment
Brightness adjustment
Focus adjustmentAuto/Manual
Contrast Detect , Multi-area, Center, Selective single-point, Tracking, Single, Continuous, Touch, Face Detection, Live View
Auto Focus (AF) lock
Manual focus
Normal focus range11.81 in
Macro focus range1.18 in
Number of focus points49
Image stabiliserOptical
Filter thread
Folded optics

Screen / viewfinder

Articulated LCDTilting
Screen technologyLCD
Screen size2.95 in
Screen dots1040000
Touch screen
Live view

Photography features

Shooting modesAuto, Manual, Program
Camera shutter typeElectronic
Minimum shutter speed60 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/4000 sec
Maximum shutter speed (electronic)1/16000 sec
Shutter priority
Aperture priority
Manual exposure mode
Exposure compensation plus5
Exposure compensation minus-5
Expousure compensation steps1/3
AE EV steps1/3, 2/3, 1
Self-timer delay2, 10
AE frames3, 5, 7
WB Bracketing
Subject / scene modes
Built-in flash
Flash range476.38 in
External flash
Continuous drive10.0 fps
Metering modesMulti, Center-weighted, Spot
Flash modesAuto, Flash OFF, Flash ON, Redeye Reduction, Slow Sync
3D support
Manual settings
Self-timer options2, 10

Videography features

Maximum resolution3840, 2160
Recording resolutions1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080, 3840 x 2160
HD type4K Ultra HD
Supported video file formatsAVCHD, MP4
Camera playbackSingle image, Slide show
Max resolution (highest frame rate)1920x1080
Max frame rate (highest resolution)30 fps
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)60 fps
Motion JPEG frame rate30 fps
Video recording

Audio features

Voice recording
Audio systemStereo
Built-in microphone
Microphone typeStereo
Speaker typeMono


Body typeCompact
Colour of productBlack
Weight0.68 lb
Width4.15 in
Height2.36 in
Depth1.65 in
Environmentally sealed


Compatible memory cardsSD, SDHC, SDXC
Storage typesSD, SDHC, SDXC
Camera file systemDCF, Exif 2.1


Power source typeBattery
Battery life (CIPA)260
Battery technology
Battery capacity680 mAh
Rechargeable battery
Battery level indicator
Battery voltage7.2 V
AC adapter includedY
Number of batteries supported1


USB port
USB version2.0
USB connector typeMicro-USB B
HDMI connector typeMicro
Headphone port
Microphone port
Supported WiFi typesIEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n
Remote control
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
AV output

Other features

Orientation sensor
DLNA certified
On Screen Display (OSD) languagesDEU, ENG, ESP, FRE, ITA, JPN

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