Konica Minolta Dimage Z3


Dimage Z3
Dimage Z3 - Rear View


Number of effective pixels: 4.0 million
CCD: 1/2.5-type interline primary-color CCD
Total pixels: 4.2 million
Camera sensitivity: Auto and 50,100, 200, and 400 ISO equivalents
Focal length: 5.83 - 69.9mm (35mm equivalent: 35 - 420mm)
Lens construction: 13 elements in 10 groups
Maximum aperture: f/2.8 - f/4.5
Minimum focus distance: Wide: 2.0ft (0.6m) from front of lens
Telephoto: 6.6ft (2.0m) from front of lens
Wide: 2.2ft (0.685m) from CCD
Telephoto: 6.8ft (2.085m) from CCD
Super Macro minimum distance: Focal length: 10.45mm (at 10.45mm only); From front of lens: 0.4 in. (1 cm); From CCD: 3.7 in. (9.5cm)
Standard Macro Wide minimum distance: Focal length: Wide; From front of lens: 3.9 in (10cm); From CCD: 7.3 in (18.5cm)
Standard Macro Telephoto minimum distance: Focal length: Telephoto; From front of lens: 47.2 in (120cm) ; From CCD: 50.6 in. (128.5cm)
Maximum magnification: 0.20x (Equivalent to 1.2x in 35mm format)
Area covered at maximum magnification: 1.2 x 0.9 in. (31 x 23mm)
Viewfinder type: Electronic viewfinder
0.3-type with a total of 118,000 pixels
LCD monitor: 1.5 inch (3.8cm) digital-interface TFT color
Diopter control: - 3 ~ +1m-1
Eye relief: 20.8mm
Shutter: CCD electronic shutter and mechanical shutter
Shutter speed range: 4 - 1/1000 second in programmed-AE and aperture-priority modes.
15 - 1/1000 second in shutter-priority and manual exposure modes.
Bulb (maximum 30 seconds)
2 - 1/1000 seconds in auto-recording and Digital Subject Programs
Autofocus system: Video AF system
Autofocus areas: 5-Point Wide Focus Area. Spot focus areas with Focus Area Selection
Focus modes: Single-shot AF, Continuous AF with predictive focus control, Full-time AF, Manual focus.
Focus lock: By pressing shutter-release button partway down.
Metering: Multi-segment, Center-weighted, Spot
Multi-segment metering: 256 segments
Exposure modes: Programmed AE, Aperture priority, Shutter priority, Manual
Digital Subject Programs: Automatic (Portrait, Sports action, Landscape, Sunset, Standard)
Manual (Portrait, Sports action, Landscape, Sunset, Standard, Night portrait.)
Exposure compensation: ±2 EV in 1/3 increments
AE lock: By pressing shutter-release button partway down
Flash metering: Pre-flash TTL
Flash range: Wide: Approximately 0.7 - 13.1 ft. (0.2 - 4.0 m) from front of lens
Telephoto: Approximately 3.9 - 8.2 ft. (1.2 - 2.5 m) from front of lens
Flash modes: Autoflash, Autoflash with red-eye reduction, Fill flash, Slow shutter sync. Autoflash not available with aperture priority, shutter priority, and manual exposure modes. Flash cancel by pushing the built-in flash down.
Flash recycling time: Approximately 7 seconds
Flash compensation: ± 2 EV in 1/3 increments
External flashes: Auto-flash metering with Program/Maxxum Flash 2500 (D), Program/Maxxum 3600HS (D), Program/Maxxum Flash 5600HS (D)
Continuous advance: - UHS (Ultra High Speed) continuous advance: Approximately 10 frames per second (1280 x 960 ) - Standard continuous advance: Approximately 2.5 frames per second (2272 x 1704)
Progressive Capture: Maximum number of images that can be recorded with the Progressive Capture mode:
UHS: 15 frames (10 frames per second)
Standard: 5 frames (2.5 frames per second-2272 x 1704, Standard)
Exposure bracketing: Three frame bracket in 1.0, 0.5, 0.3 EV increments
Self-timer: Approximately 10 seconds, 2 seconds
Movie: Recording time dependent on memory card capacity, image size and frame rate.
Frame rate: 15 frames per second, 30 frames per second
Audio: monaural
White balance control: Automatic, Preset (Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Flash), Custom
Digital Effects Control: Contrast compensation, Sharpness
Contrast compensation: Three levels (Low, Normal, High)
Sharpness settings: Three levels (Soft, Normal, Hard)
Color modes: Natural Color, Vivid Color, Black and white, Sepia
Noise reduction: User selectable dark noise reduction
Digital zoom: Maximum 4x in 0.2x increments
Copy function: To copy single or multiple images to the same or another memory card.
E-mail Copy function: Creates a compressed 640x480 JPEG image for transmission.
Date imprinting: Year/month/day (Format can be changed.) Imprinting can be disabled
Image-quality modes: Fine, Standard, Economy
Number of recorded pixels (Still images): 2272 x 1704, 1600 x 1200, 1280 x 960, 640 x 480
1280 x 960 in UHS continuous-advance mode
Number of recorded pixels (Movie clips): 640 x 480, 320 x 240
File formats: JPEG, Motion JPEG (MOV): with audio. DCF 2.0-compliant. DPOF-compliant (Supported by printing functions in version 1.1). Exif 2.2
Printing output control: Exif Print, PRINT Image Matching II, PictBridge
Recording media: SD (Secure Digital) Memory Cards, MultiMediaCards
Computer interface: Full-speed 12Mbps data transfer with USB 2.0 compatible computer
AV output: NTSC, PAL (selected on the camera)
Anti-shake system: CCD-shift Anti-Shake system (User selectable)
Batteries: Four AA batteries: Alkaline, Ni-MH
Battery performance (Playback): Approximate continuous playback time: Approximately 220 minutes with alkaline batteries.
Battery performance (Recording): Approximate number of recorded images: Approximately 170. Conforming to CIPA (included AA alkaline batteries, included SD memory card)
External power source: 6V DC with specified AC adapter (sold separately)
Dimensions (WxHxD): 4.3 x 3.1 x 3.3 in. (108.5 x 80.0 x 83.5mm)
Weight: Approximately 11.8oz (335g) without batteries or recording media
Operating temperature: 32-104 degrees F (0-40 degrees C)
Standard accessories: Neck Strap NS-DG7000, Lens Cap LF-243, Accessory Shoe Cap
SC-1000, AV Cable AVC-700, 16MB SD (Secure Digital)
Memory Card, USB Cable USB-2, DiMAGE Viewer CD-ROM
ArcSoft VideoImpression 2 CD-ROM (for windows only)
Optional accessories: AC Adapter AC-1L, Camera Case CS-DG1000, Wide-Angle , Converter ZCW-300 kit, Adapter ring for attaching filter/converter , ZCA-300, PROGRAM FLASH 3600HS (D), 5600HS (D), 2500(D)
System Requirements: IBM PC/AT compatible computers with Windows XP Home, Windows XP Professional, Windows Me, Windows 2000 Professional, Windows 98*, or Windows 98 Second Edition* and with a USB port as standard interface. Apple Macintosh computers with preinstalled Mac OS 9.0 - 9.2.2, Mac OS X v10.1.3 - 10.1.5, and v10.2.1 - 10.2.8, v10.3-10.3.3 and with a USB port as standard interface. * Users with Windows 98 and Windows 98 Second Edition must install dedicated driver software included in the DiMAGE Z3 package.