Camera type Compact  
Camera Image sensor
Maximum resolution 4000 x 3000  
Additional resolutions 4000 x 3000, 4000 x 2248, 4000 x 2664, 2992 x 2992, 2816 x 2112, 2816 x 1880, 2816 x 1584, 2112 x 2112, 1920 x 1080, 1600 x 1200, 1600 x 1064, 1200 x 1200, 640 x 480, 640 x 424, 640 x 360, 480 x 480  
Image ratio width:height 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9  
Operational pixels 12.1 megapixels  
Image sensor size 1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm)  
Image sensor type BSI-CMOS  
Processor Digic 5  
Camera Image
ISO value Auto 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200  
White bal presets 6  
Custom white bal modes Yes (1)  
Stabilization type Optical  
Stabilization typenotes 4-stop. Intelligent IS  
Uncompressed format type No  
JPEG compression levels Fine, Normal  
Focusing and Optics
Focal length (equiv.) 25 500 mm  
Optical image zoom 20  
Autofocus type
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
 
Digital image zoom Yes (4x)  
Manual focus ability Yes  
Macro focus ratio 5 cm (1.97")  
Number of focus positions 9  
Camera mount None  
Monitor and viewfinder
Pivoting LCD Fixed  
Monitor size 3"  
Screen resolution 461,000  
Touch screen interface No  
Screen type PureColor II TFT LCD  
Live view LCD Yes  
Viewfinder style None  
Photography highlights
Largest aperture opening F3.5 - F6.8  
Slowest shutter speed 15 sec  
Fastest shutter speed 1/3200 sec  
Aperture priority mode Yes  
Shutter priority mode Yes  
Manual exposure setting Yes  
Scene modes Yes  
Flash built-in Yes  
Flash coverage 3.5 m  
External flash Yes (optional HF-DC2)  
Flash mode settings Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync  
Continuous shooting Yes (2.4 fps)  
Self-timing device Yes (2 or 10 sec, Custom)  
Metering mode settings
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
 
Exposure compensation 2 EV (at 1/3 EV steps)  
White balance bracketing No  
Videography highlights
File formats
  • H.264
 
Microphone inputs Stereo  
Speaker outputs Mono  
Video resolutions 1920 x 1080 (24 fps), 1280 x 720 (30 fps) 640 x 480 (30, 120 fps), 320 x 240 (240 fps)  
Videography notes Miniature Effect (HD, L) 6fps, 3fps, 1.5 fps iFrame Movie (HD)  
Media storage
Storage devices SD/SDHC/SDXC  
Multiple Device Connections
USB port USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)  
HDMI interface Yes (Mini)  
Wireless connectivity None  
Remote ability No  
Physical features
Environmental sealing No  
Power Battery Pack  
Battery type Lithium-Ion NB-6L rechargeable battery & charger  
Battery life cycle 230  
Overall weight 231 g (0.51 lb / 8.15 oz)  
Overall dimensions 106 x 61 x 33 mm (4.17 x 2.4 x 1.3")  
Additional features
Built-in orientation sensor Yes  
Interval recording No  
Global Positioning System BuiltIn