Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FP3 digital camera

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Pros

  • Video recording mode isn't that bad

Cons

  • Unimpressive image quality in our test shots, interface was difficult to master

Bottom Line

While Panasonic boasts that this camera has superior optics and great performance, our tests of its Lumix DMC-FP3 revealed it to be an uninspiring digital camera that was a pain to use. It's modern styling hides its lacklustre features, poor menu design and below par image performance.

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All Features

Camera resolution (megapixels) 14.1
Digital zoom 4x
Optical zoom 4x
Sensor size 1/2.33
Video resolutions 1280x720
Screen size 3.0inch
Display technology LCD
Auto ISO Yes
ISO speeds 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, Auto
White balance Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Fluorescent, Shade
Built-in flash Yes
Flash modes Auto Flash, Flash Off, Red-eye Reduction Flash
Focus modes Auto
Art filters Yes
Scene modes Yes
Self timer Yes
Weight 145g
Height 58.9mm
Width 98.6mm
Depth 18.6mm
Warranty length (months) 12
Wired Terminals / Ports USB 2.0

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