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Panasonic Limited Edition HX-DC1 14.4 Megapixel Compact Optical Zoom 5x, Digital Zoom 60x (Motion) 50x (Still)Full HD Dual Camera White
£149.99
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Limited edition HX-DC1 full-HD dual camera to celebrate London 2012 Olympic games

Even with its light weight and slim design, the model renders images in breathtaking, Full-HD (1920 x 1080) beauty. making it possible to shoot images with high-resolution Full-HD quality even in dimly lit areas. MPEG-4 files are widely used because they combine video and sound in the same files for easy saving onto a PC, and quick uploading to the internet. * "Full-HD video with 1920 x 1080 pixels" in Panasonic Dual Camera refers to video recordings with 1920 pixels in the horizontal direction and 1080 pixels in the vertical direction.

Shoot high-quality still images with 14-megapixel resolution. Depending on the situation, you can flexibly shoot either high-quality photos or videos. You can also capture 2-megapixel still images while recording a video by simply pressing the Still button.* * Varies depending on the Video mode used for shooting.

The HX-DC1 features a 3.0" wide-screen LCD monitor that allows the brightness to be adjusted in seven levels. It also rotates through approximately 285º, so you can easily position it at your preferred angle. This lets you keep your subject clearly in view, whether youre shooting high, low, or at yourself and your pets. *The LCD in the model for Europe is described as being 7.52cm (which equals 3.0 inches).

The HX-DC1 features a 12x Double Range Zoom. You can easily switch between the maximum zooming areas of 6x/12x with the press of a Zoom Range button to enable truly dynamic zooming image quality degradation.

MPEG-4 files are widely used because they combine video and sound in the same file. As a result, the files can be quickly and easily saved onto a PC and then uploaded onto blogs or social networking sites to share with friends and family.

GENERAL

  • Power Supply DC3.7V (Battery) / 5.0V (USB)
  • Dimension (W x H x D) approx. 86.2 x 120.8 x 38.1mm (3.40 x 4.76 x 1.50inch)
  • Power Consumption 2.9W (Recording) / 3.1W (Charging)
  • On-Screen Display Language English, German, French, Italian, Netherlandic, Swedish, Spanish, Polish, Czech, Turkish

Weight

  • Without Battery and SD Card approx. 163g (0.360lb)
  • With Battery and SD Card approx. 181g (0.399lb)

SENSOR SECTION

  • Image Sensor 1/2.33" CMOS Sensor
  • Total Pixels 14.4 Megapixels

Effective Pixels

  • Motion Image 11.9 Megapixels [16:9] / 14.3 Megapixels [4:3]
  • Still Image 11.9 Megapixels [16:9] / 14.3 Megapixels [4:3]

LENS SECTION

  • F Value F3.5(WIDE), F3.7(TELE)
  • Optical Zoom 5x
  • Focal Length 6.8 - 34.0mm
  • 35mm Film camera Equivalent
  • Motion Image (W-Range Zoom W mode) 40.1- 240.6mm [16:9], 39.2- 235.2mm [4:3] / (W-Range Zoom T mode) 82.4- 494.4mm [16:9], 80.9- 485.4mm [4:3]
  • Still Picture 39.9 - 199.5mm [16:9], 38.6 - 193.0mm [4:3]

CAMERA SECTION

  • Image Stabilizer E.I.S. [Electrical Image Stabilizer]
  • Focus Auto/Manual
  • White Balance Auto/ Manual (Sunny, Cloudy, Incandescent, White set)
  • Standard Illumination 1400 lx
  • Iris Auto
  • Minimum Illumination 17lx (Scene mode off: 1/30), 5lx (Low Light Mode: 1/15)

Zoom

  • Optical Zoom 5x
  • Advanced Zoom / W-Range Zoom (Only for Motion Image) W-Range Zoom 12x
  • Digital Zoom 60x [Motion Image] , 50x [Still Image]

Shutter Speed

  • Motion Image 1/30 - 1/10000 / (Low Light Mode: 1/15 - 1/10000)
  • Still Image 1/2 - 1/1500

MONITOR

  • Monitor (LCD) 7.5cm (3.0") Wide LCD ( 230,400 dots)

STILL IMAGE SECTION

  • Recording Format JPEG(DCF/Exif2.2)

Recording Image Size

  • Still Picture [4:3] / 14 megapixels-H (4352 x 3264), 14 megapixels-S (4352 x 3264) / 2 megapixels (1600 x 1200),0.3 megapixels (640 x 480) / [16:9] / 10 megapixels (4352 x 2448) / 2 megapixels (1920 x 1080), 0.9 megapixels (1280 x 720)
  • Simultaneous Recording [16:9] 2.1 megapixels, (1920 x 1080) / 0.9 megapixels,(1080 x 720) / [4:3] 0.3 megapixels, (640 x 480)
  • Creating still picture from motion picture Yes
  • Flash Yes

RECORDING SECTION

  • Signal System 1080/60i* ?1080/30p* ? 720/60p* ?720/30p* ? 480/30p* ?540/30p*
  • Recording Format MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
  • Recording / Playback Mode 1080/ 60i* , (1920 x 1080) / 1080/ 30p* , (1920 x 1080) / 720/ 60p* , (1280 x 720) / 720/ 30p* , (1280 x 720) / 480/ 30p* , (640 x 480) / 540/ 30p* , (960 x 540)
  • Audio Recording System AAC (2ch)
  • Microphone 2ch stereo
  • Speaker Dynamic type
  • Media Remaining Indication yes
  • Media (Motion/ Still Image) SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card

INTERFACES

  • AV output
  • HDMI Yes(mini)
  • USB 2.0 Hi-Speed

STANDARD ACCESSORIES

  • AC Adaptor Yes
  • Rechargeable Battery Pack min. 700 mAh / Lithium-Ion
  • AV Cable Yes
  • USB Cable Yes
  • Included Software HD Writer VE1.0

Further Specifications

  • NOTES * In PAL regions, images are converted from 60i to 50i, 60p to 50p and 30p to 25p for playback.