Panasonic Lumix DMC-SZ3 Digital Camera, HD 720p, 16.1MP, 10x Optical Zoom, 2.7” LCD Screen

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The Panasonic SZ3 is a great all-rounder with clever retouch features. Its beauty retouch mode will have everyone looking their best, while a powerful 10x zoom makes sure the perfect picture is always in range. Along with high speed autofocus and simple HD video capture, this camera is always ready to make your memories shine.

Key benefits:

  • The SZ3 is capable of taking 16.1-megapixel high-resolution photos, while Sonic Speed AF helps to catch fleeting photos. It also records 720p HD video in QuickTime Motion JPEG format with a press of an independent video button on the top of the camera.
  • The SZ3 has a 25mm ultra wide-angle LEICA DC VARIO-ELMAR lens with powerful 10x optical zoom for incredible detail at range. Because it’s a Leica lens, it boasts exceptional optical performance with stunning clarity and minimum distortion too.
  • The Intelligent Zoom function virtually extends the zoom ratio to 20x while staying extremely detailed.
  • A Creative Panorama function with 10 filters lets you apply effects to create a distinctive horizontal / vertical panoramic image. There’s also Creative Retouch with 9 filter effects for great post-shooting effects.
  • Beauty Retouch helps to make everyone look their best. One-touch Make Up mode offers 5 patterns - Natural, Smokey, Glamour, Cheerful and Elegant. Aesthetic Retouch can even make skin clearer, eyes brighter and teeth whiter.
  • The Intelligent Auto (iA) uses MEGA OIS., Intelligent ISO Control, Face Detection, Intelligent Scene Selector and Intelligent Exposure to capture hassle-free pro-grade shots. MEGA OIS suppresses hand-shake for smooth filming and crisp shots.
  • Includes battery, charger, strap, software CD and USB cable.

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Battery life Information How long the battery lasts for (and if applicable) until it needs recharging
Approx 250 shots per charge
Camera Type
Digital Compact
USB, DC Input, AV Output (NTSC/PAL)
H56.8 x W96.5 x D21.2mm
Direct printing Information Can connect to a compatible digital camera to print without the need to use a computer.
PictBridge, DPOF
Eligible for International Delivery
Image Stabilisation
Internal Memory
4.5-45.0mm (25-250mm in 35mm equiv.) / (29-290mm in 35mm equiv. in video recording)
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)
Maximum ISO Rating
Megapixels Information 1 Megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels. A pixel is an individual element of a digital image. Megapixels determine the resolution of an image and the more you have the higher the quality of the image.
Memory Card (included)
Memory Card Type
Model name / number
NFC enabled Information Devices with NFC can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
Sensor Type
Shooting Modes
Sweep Panorama
Touch Screen
Type of Battery
Li-ion battery pack
Video Resolution
720p HD video
Weight Information Unpackaged weight
Zoom (digital) Information Enlarges video captured by the optical zoom and makes it seem even closer


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