Number of Effective Pixels
Approximately 16.1 megapixels (/million)
Image Sensor
1/2.3-inch square pixel CCD
Total Pixels:16.57 megapixels (/million)
File Format
  • Still Images:JPEG (Exif Ver. 2.3), DCF2.0, DPOF
  • Movies:Motion JPEG, AVI format, IMA-ADPCM (monaural)
  • Audio (Voice Recording):WAV format (monaural)
Built-in Flash Memory
(Image Area)
28.0MB built-in flash memory(After built-in flash memory is formatted.)
Recording Media
SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card compatible
Number of Recorded Pixels
  • Still Images:16M (4608 x 3456)/ 3:2 (4608 x 3072) / 16:9 (4608 x 2592) / 10M (3648 x 2736) / 5M (2560 x 1920) / 3M (2048 x 1536) / VGA (640 x 480)
  • Movies:HD (1280 x 720) / STD (640 x 480)
Recording Capacity
(Maximum Size)
  • StillImages (JPEG)
    Fine:Approx. 3 shots, Normal:Approx. 5 shots (Built-in FlashMemory)
    Fine:Approx. 2790 shots, Normal:Approx. 4189 shots (SD MemoryCard 16GB*)
  • Movies
    Maximum recording time per File: 29min
    HD:Approx. 6seconds(Built-in FlashMemory)
    HD:Approx. 1 hour 5 minutes(SD MemoryCard 16GB*)

* When using SanDisk Corporation 16GB SDHC Memory Card.

Operating Speed
Shutter Release Time Lag*1*2:Approx. 0.07 seconds
Continuous Shooting Speed*3*4:Approx. 1.3 second intervals
*1 With built-in flash off.
*2 Time from when the shutter button is fully pressed from focus lock until the image starts to be recorded.
*3 When using SanDisk Corporation 16GB SDHC Memory Card.
*4 When set at maximum image size and normal image quality.
  • Construction:8 lenses in 4 groups, including aspherical lens.
  • F-number:F3.1(W) to F6.3(T)
  • Focal Length:f=4.3 to 51.6mm, (Approx. 24 to 288mm equivalent to 35mm film)
Zoom Ratio
  • Optical Zoom:12x
  • Digital Zoom:4x (48 times both with optical and digital zoom)
  • HD Zoom:Maximum 191.3x (@VGA, both with HD Zoom and digital zoom)
  • Focus Type:Contrast Detection Auto Focus
  • Focus Modes:Auto, Macro, Manual
  • AF Area:Spot, Multi, Tracking
Focus Range
(From Lens Surface)
  • Auto Focus:Approx. 3cm to Infinity (W)
  • Macro:Approx. 3cm to 50cm (W)
  • Manual Focus:Approx. 3cm to Infinity (W)
* Range is affected by optical zoom.
  • Exposure Metering:Multi pattern, (center weighted for some BS scenes) by CCD
  • Exposure Control:Program AE
  • Exposure Compensation:-2.0EV to +2.0EV (in 1/3EV steps)
Shutter Type
  • CCD electronic shutter and mechanical shutter
  • Shutter Speed*:Auto:1/2 to 1/2000 second
    Premium Auto:4-1/2000 second
* Depending on user's setting of Camera.
F3.1(W) to F7.8(W) (ND filter is being used.)
* Using optical zoom causes the aperture to change.
White Balance
Auto, Daylight, Overcast, Shade, Day white Fluorescent, Daylight Fluorescent,Tungsten, Manual
ISO Sensitivity
(SOS)*:Still Images:Auto/ ISO100/ ISO200/ ISO400/ ISO800/ ISO1600
* SOS: Standard Output Sensitivity.
Other Recording Functions
  • Image Stabilization Mechanism : Lens Shift Stabilization (Compensation effect: Optical: 2 stops*)
  • Premium Auto
  • Face Detection
  • Make-up Function
  • ART Shot:8 types
  • Continuous shooting (Normal speed CS)
  • BEST SHOT:30 types (ART Shot is included.)
  • Voice Recording
  • Silent Mode
* Based on CIPA standards. During two-axis vibration. Equivalent to 288 mm when converted to 35 mm film.
10 seconds, 2 seconds, Triple Self-timer
Built-in Flash
Flash Modes:Auto, Flash off, Flash on,Red eye reduction
Timekeeping Functions
  • Date and Time:Recorded with image data
  • With time stamp function
  • Auto Calendar:To 2049
  • World Time:162 cities in 32 time zones, City name, date, time, summer time
External Connection Terminals
Micro USB port (Hi-Speed USB compliance, USB charging)
Monitor Screen
3.0-inch TFT color LCD 460,800 dots
Battery Life
Number of Shots:Approx.175 still images (CIPA standards)*
Actual Movie Recording Time (HD Movie):Approx.40 minutes (CIPA standards)*
Continuous Movie Recording Time (HD Movie):Approx.1 hour 20 minutes (Based on CASIO standards)*
Continuous Playback:Approx. 2 hours 50 minutes
Continuous Voice Recording Time:Approx.3 hours 5 minutes*
* Not a guarantee of battery life during actual use.
Bundled Accessories###Bundled Accessories
Rechargeable Lithium Ion Battery (NP-80), USB-AC Adaptor (AD-C53U), AC Power Cord, Micro USB cable, strap, Basic Reference
Power Requirements
Rechargeable lithium ion battery (NP-80) x1
104.5(W) x 61.9(H) x 26.4(D) mm (Excluding projections ; 21.1mm)
Approximately 179g (Including Battery and Memory Card*)/Approx. 162 g (Excluding Battery and Memory card)
* When using SanDisk Corporation 16GB SDHC Memory Card.

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