Panasonic DMC-FZ100K and DMC-FZ40k also leaked

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Full specs after the break:

Camera Effective Pixels

14.1 Megapixels MOS

Sensor Size / Total Pixels / Filter

1/2.33-inch / 15.1 Total Megapixels / Primary Color Filter


F2.8 - 5.2 / Multistage Iris Diaphragm (F2.8 - 8 (W) / F5.2 - 8 (T))

(F2.8 - 11 (W) / F5.2 - 11 (T) in movie recording)

Optical Zoom


Digital Zoom

4x(Max. 96.0 x combined with Optical Zoom without Extra Optical Zoom)

(Max. 202 x combined with Extra Optical Zoom)

Focal Length

f=4.5-108mm (25-600mm in 35mm equiv.)

(31-735mm in 35mm equiv. in movie recording)



14 elements in 10 groups

(2 Aspherical Lenses / 3 Aspherical surfaces / 3 ED Lenses)

Optical Image Stabilizer

Power O.I.S. (Off / Auto / Mode1 / Mode2)

Photo & Movie

Conversion Lens Compatibility


Focusing Area

Normal: Wide 30 cm - infinity / Tele 200 cm - infinity

Macro AF / MF / Intelligent AUTO: Wide 1 cm - infinity / Tele 100cm - infinity

Focus Range Display


AF Metering

Face / AF Tracking / Multi (23pt) / 1pt (flexible / scalable)


Normal / Macro, Quick AF On/Off (On in Intelligent Auto), Continuous AF On/Off

AF/MF Switchable, Manual Focus(Jog Dial and cursor key button), One Shot AF, AF Area Select, AF Tracking

AF Assist Lamp


ISO Sensitivity

Auto / i.ISO / 100 / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600

High Sensitivity (ISO 1600-6400)

White Balance

Auto/Daylight/Cloudy/Shade/Flash/Halogen/Color Temperature/ White Set 1 / 2

White Balance Note

(Selectable at Normal Portrait,Soft Skin,Creative Portrait,Normal Sports,Creative Sports,Objects Close-up,Creative Close-up,Baby,Pet,High Sensitivity,Hi-Speed Burst,Panorama Assist,Photo Frame mode)

White Balance Adjustment

2-axis adjustable, ±9steps each, Blue/Amber and Magenta/Green bias


Program AE, Aperture Priority AE, Shutter Priority AE, Manual, Program Shift(Program AE Mode)

Exposure Compensation

1/3 EV Step, ± 3 EV

Backlight Compensation

Yes (only in Intelligent AUTO mode)

Auto Bracketing



+/- 1/3 EV ~3EV step, 3 frames

Light Metering System

Intelligent Multiple / Center Weighted / Spot

Face Detection

Photo & Movie

Still Image Scene Mode

Panorama Assist, Party, Candle Light, Baby1, Baby2, Pet, Sunset, High Sensitivity, Flash Burst, Panning, Starry Sky, Fireworks, Beach, Snow, Aerial Photo, Photo Frame, High Speed Movie

Movie Scene Mode

Portrait, Soft Skin, Scenery, Low Light, Food, Party, Candle Light, Sunset, Beach, Snow, High Sensitivity, Panning, Aerial, High Speed Movie

Movie Scene Mode Note

(Activated by selecting Still Picture Scene Mode then pressing movie button. Still Picture Scene Modes without corresponding Movie Scene Mode is recorded in Normal Mode)

Advanced Scene Mode




Night Portrait:NightPortrait,NightScenery,Illuminations,Creative


Shutter Interval

approx. 0.4 sec

Self Timer

2sec / 10sec / 10sec[3 pictures]

Auto Review

1sec, 2sec, Hold, OFF

Picture Adjustment

Contrast +2steps

Sharpness +2steps

Saturation +2steps

Noise Reduction

Image Quality

RAW, RAW+Fine, RAW+Standard, Fine, Standard

4:3 Aspect Ratio (Still Image)

4320x3240(14M) / 3648x2736(10M) / 3072x2304(7M)

/ 2560x1920(5M) / 2048X1536(3M)?/ 640X480(0.3M)

3:2 Aspect Ratio (Still Image)

4320x2880 (12.5M) / 3648x2432 (9M) / 3072x2048 (6M) / 2560x1712 (4.5M) / 2048x1360 (2.5M) / 640x424 (0.3M)

16:9 Aspect Ratio (Still Image)

4320x2432 (10.5M) / 3648x2056 (7.5M) / 3072x1728 (5.5M) / 2560x1440 (3.5M) / 1920x1080 (2M) / 640x360 (0.2M)

1:1 Aspect Ratio (Still Image)

3232x3232 (10.5M) / 2736x2736 (7.5M) / 2304x2304 (5.5M) / 1920x1920 (3.5M) / 1536x1536 (2.5M)/ 480x480 (0.2M)

Motion Picture Recording 4:3

VGA: 640 x 480 pixels, 30fps (Motion JPEG)

QVGA: 320 x 240 pixels, 30 fps (Motion JPEG)

Motion Picture Recording 16:9

WVGA: 848 x 480 pixels, 30 fps (Motion JPEG)

Motion Picture Recording HD Movie

1920x1080 pixels,NTSC Mode: NTSC model: 60i

(AVCHD, FSH: 17Mbps / FH:13Mbps)

1280x720 pixels,NTSC Mode: NTSC model: 60p

(AVCHD Lite, SH: 17Mbps / H:13Mbps)

/ 30fps (Motion JPEG)

Aspect Ratio

4:3, 3:2, 16:9, 1:1

Intelligent Exposure

Photo & Movie

Composition Guide Lines

Yes (2 patterns)

Scene Mode Help Screen


External Flash



0.20" Color EVF (201.6K Pixels equiv.), Field of View : approx. 100%, Lens 19.6x

LCD Monitor

3.0" Free-Angle TFT Screen LCD Display (460K dots), AR Coating

Field of View : approx. 100% Wide Viewing Angle

AUTO Power LCD mode, Power LCD mode

Film Mode

Standard / Dynamic / Nature /Smooth / Vibrant / Nostalgic / Standard B&W / Dynamic B&W / Smooth B&W / My Film 1, 2 / Multi Film

*Works for movie recording

Playback Mode

Normal Playback, Slideshow, Category Playback, Calendar Playback, Mode Playback, Favorites Playback

OSD Language

English, Spanish

Recording Media

Built-in Memory, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card


AV Output (NTSC), mini HDMI, USB2.0 High speed

Viera Link



ID-Security Li-ion Battery Pack (7.2V, Minimum: 895mAh) (Included)

AC Adaptor (Input: 110-240V AC) (Optional)

Battery Life

410 pictures (CIPA Standard)


Auto, Auto/Red-eye Reduction, Forced On, Slow Sync./Red-eye Reduction, Forced Off,Flash Synchro; 1st / 2nd

0.3 - 9.5m (Wide/ISO Auto), 1.0 - 5.1m (Tele/ISO Auto)

Included Software

PHOTOfunSTUDIO 5.2 HD Edition, SILKYPIX Developer Studio 3.1 SE, QuickTime, Adobe Reader

Standard Accessories

Battery Charger, Battery Pack, AV Cable, USB Cable

Shoulder Strap, CD-ROM, Lens hood

Lens cap, Lens cap string

2-Speed Zoom


Max Auto ISO Setting


Quick Menu


Continuous Shooting Mode

Full-Resolution Image, 11 frames/sec Max. 15 images

High-speed Burst Shooting: max. 60 frames/sec

(recorded in 2.5M for 4:3, 3M for 3:2, 3.5M for 16:9, 2M for 1:1)

Focus Icon Select

Yes (in Face Recognition only)

Optical Zoom in Motion Picture


Macro Zoom


Orientation Detector


Playback Motion Picture

Yes (AVCHD / Motion JPEG)

Slideshow Mode

All / Still Images Only / Motion Picture Only / Category / Favorites BGM Effect (Natural / Slow / Swing / Urban / OFF)

Show Histogram


Show Highlights


Delete Image

Single / Multi / All / All except Favorites

Resize/Trim/Aspect Conv./Leveling

Yes / Yes / No / Yes

Cut Animation


PictBridge Support

Single / Multi / All / Favorites / DPOF



One-Touch Movie Button


Movie REC Guide


Wind-Cut in Motion Picture


Flash Burst Continuous Shooting Mode

Max. 5 images (Standard mode)

Continuous recordable time (Motion images)

AVCHD or AVCHD Lite with picture quality set to [FSH or SH] approx.110 min (FSH), 130 min (SH)

MOTION JPEG with picture quality set to [HD] approx. 160 min

Actual recordable time (Motion images)

AVCHD or AVCHD Lite with picture quality set to [FSH or SH] approx.60 min (FSH), 70 min (SH)

MOTION JPEG with picture quality set to [HD] approx.90 min

My Color Mode

Expressive /Retro / Pure / Elegant / Monochrome / High Dynamic / Dynamic Art / Dynamic B&W / Silhouette / Pinhole / Film Grain / Custom / Happy (only in iA mode)

*For movie recording

Intelligent ISO Control


Face Recognition


Intelligent Scene Selector

Photo (Portrait, Scenery, Night Portrait, Night Scenery, Sunset, Macro) & Movie (Portrait, Scenery, Low Light, Macro)

File Format

Still Image: JPEG(DCF/Exif2.3)

Motion picture: AVCHD, QuickTime Motion JPEG

Mode Dial / Mode Button

Intelligent AUTO, P(Program) mode, A(Aperture Priority) mode, S(Shutter Priority) mode, M(Manual) mode, Creative Movie mode, My Color mode, Portrait mode, Scenery mode, Sports mode, Night Portrait mode, Close-up mode, Scene mode, Custom

Copy / Title Edit / Text Stamp

Yes / Yes / Yes

Dimensions (W x H x D)

4.89 x 3.20 x 3.74 in


Approx. 1.19lb with Battery and SD Memory Card

Approx. 1.09lb without Battery and SD Memory Card

Extra Optical Zoom (EZ)

28.4x (4:3 / 10M), 33.8x (4:3 / 7M), 40.5x (4:3 / 5M), 50.6x (under 3M)

Shutter Speed

Still: 60 - 1/2000 sec

Movie Mode : 1/30 - 1/20,000 sec (1/8 - 1/20,000 sec on MF operation on Creative Movie mode)

Starry Sky Mode : 15, 30, 60sec.

Digital Red Eye Correction (Red-Eye Removal)


Mode Switch

[Playback] button

Easy Zoom / Zoom Resume

No / Yes

Thumbnails / Zoomed Playback

12,30-thumbnails / Max 16x

Calendar Display / Dual-Image Playback

Yes / No

Set Favorites / Rotate Image

Yes / No

DPOF Print Setting / Set Protection

Yes / Yes

Resize / Trim / Aspect Conv. / Leveling

Yes / Yes / No / Yes

Travel Date / World Time

Yes / Yes


Approx. 40MB

Microphone / Speaker

Stereo / Yes


ID-Security Li-ion Battery Pack (7.2V, Minimum: 1250mAh) (Included) Battery Charger/AC Adapter (Input: 110-240V AC, DC Cable is required)

Touch Panel


Intelligent Zoom


AF Tracking


Intelligent Resolution Technology

Photo & Movie

Video Divide


Motion Deblur mode


Face Recognition Edit


HDMI output

Video: Auto / 1080i / 720p / 480p

Audio: Stereo

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