DMC-FX100 Specification

Colour: S-Silver, K-Black

Dimensions (W x H x D)

Approx. 96.7 x 54.0 x 24.5 mm ( 3.80 x 2.13 x 0.96 inch)


Approx. 148g. (0.33lb)

Approx. 176g with Battery and SD Memory Card (0.39 lb)

Camera Effective Pixels

12.2 Mega pixels

Image Sensor

1/1.72″, 12.4 Mega Total Pixels CCD Primary Color Filter

Optical Zoom


Extra Optical Zoom

4:3 Aspect Ratio: 4.4x for 8Mega, 5.6x for 5Mega, 7.0x for 3Mega, 2Mega, 0.3Mega

3:2 Aspect Ratio: 4.4x for 7Mega, 5.6x for 4.5Mega 7.0x for 2.5Mega

16:9 Aspect Ratio: 4.4x fot 6Mega, 5.6x for 3.5Mega, 7.0x for 2Mega

Digital Zoom

4 x ( Max. 14.3x combined with Optical Zoom without Extra Optical Zoom )

(Max. 27.9x combined with Extra Optical Zoom)

Focal Length

f=6.0-21.4mm (35mm Equiv.: 28-100mm)



7 elements in 6 groups

(4 Aspherical Lenses / 5 Aspherical surfaces)


Wide: F2.8 / F9.0 (2 steps) Tele: F5.6 / F18 (2 steps)

Optical Image Stabilizer MEGA O.I.S. (Mode1/ Mode2)

Conversion lens Compatibility

Focusing Area

Normal: 50cm – infinity

Macro / Simple mode / Intelligent ISO / Motion Picture : wide 5cm/Tele 30cm – infinity

AF Metering

1-point/ 1-point high speed/ 3-point high speed/ 9-point/ Spot


Auto Focus System, Normal/Macro (Dial)

AF Assist Lamp Yes

ISO Sensitivity Auto / 80 / 100 / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1250 / 1600

(High Sensitivity Mode : Auto(1600 – 6400) )

White Balance

Auto / Daylight / Cloudy / Shade / Halogen / White Set

White Balance Adjustment (±10steps, except for auto set)

(Selectable at Portrait, Soft Skin,Self-Portrait, Sports, Baby, Pet, High Sensitivity, and Highspeed Burst mode


Program AE

Exposure Compensation

1/3 EV step, +/-2 EV

Backlight Compensation

Yes (at simple mode)

Auto (AE) Bracketing

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

Light Metering

Intelligent Multiple / Center Weighted / Spot

Scene Mode Dial:

Playback, Intelligent ISO, Normal Picture, Simple, Macro

SCN (Portrait, Soft Skin, Self-Portrait, Scenery, Sports, Night Portrait, Night Scenery,

Food, Party, Candle Light, Baby1, Baby2, Pet, Sunset, High sensitivity,

Hi-Speed Burst, Starry Sky, Fireworks, Beach, Snow, Aerial photo),

Motion Picture, Print

Shutter Speed

8-1/2000 sec

Starry Sky Mode:

15, 30, 60sec.

Self Timer 2sec / 10sec

Auto Review

1sec, 3sec, Zoom


1x / 4x / 8x

Picture Adjustment

Contrast: Low, Standard, High

Sharpness: Low, Standard, High

Saturation: Low, Standard, High

Noise Reduction: Low, Standard, High

Color Effect Mode

Cool, Warm, Black & White, Sepia

Color Mode

Recording Format

Still Image: JPEG(Design rule for Camera File system, based on Exif 2.21 standard), DPOF corresponding image with audio: JPEG (Design rule for Camera File system, based on Exif 2.21 standard)+ QuickTime

Motion picture: QuickTime Motion JPEG

Recording Image Size

Still Image:

4:3 Aspect Ratio: 4000 x 3000 pixels, 3264 x 2448 pixels, 2560 x 1920pixels,

2048 x 1536 pixels, 1600 x 1200 pixels , 640 x 480 pixels

3:2 Aspect Ratio: 4000 x 2672 pixels , 3264 x 2176 pixels

2560 x 1712 pixels , 2048 x 1360 pixels

16:9 Aspect Ratio: 4000 x 2248 pixels, 3264 x 1840 pixels, 2560 x 1440 pixels, 1920 x 1080 pixels

Image Quality

Fine / Standard

Motion Picture

4:3 Aspect Ratio: 640 x 480 pixels, 320 x 240 pixels 30 fps, 10 fps

16:9 Aspect Ratio: 1280 x 720 pixels 15 fps, 848 x 480 pixels 30 fps, 10 fps

Burst Shooting Mode

Full-Resolution Image, 2 frames/sec Max. 5 images (Standard mode), Max 3 images (Fine Mode)

High-speed Burst Mode: 8 frames/sec (recorded in 2M for 4:3, 2.5M for 3:2, 2M for 16:9)

Unlimited consecutive shooting Yes

Easy Zoom / Zoom Resume

Yes / –

Still Image Rec. with Audio

5 sec

Audio Dubbing

Max. 10sec

Real-time histogram


Composition Guide line

Yes (2 patterns)



Scene Mode Help Screen


Auto Angle Detection


Flip Animation

Travel Date / World Time

Yes / Yes

Date Stamp Yes


Auto, Auto/Red-eye Reduction, Forced On, Slow Sync./Red-eye Reduction, Forced Off

0.6 – 5.0m (Wide/ISO Auto), 0.3 – 2.5m (Tele/ISO Auto)

LCD Monitor

2.5″ Polycrystalline TFT LCD Display (207K Pixels)

Field of View:

approx. 100%

Power LCD mode, High angle mode

Playback mode

25-thumbnail display, 9-thumbnail display, calendar display, zoomed playback (16x max.),

Playback of favorite pictures, Creating still pictures from a motion picture

Category Playback (playback and slideshow of pictures in category)

Slide show (duration is adjustable, also manual controllable), image rotation

Resizing (selectable number of pixels), trimming, protection, aspect conv. DPOF print setting

OSD language

English,German,French,Italian,Spanish,Polish,Czech,Hungarian,Netherlandic, Turkish, Portuguese, Japanese

Recording Media

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






DC Input, AV Output (NTSC/PAL), USB

Direct Print



Li-ion Battery Pack (3.7V, 1150mAh) (Included)

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

Battery life

(approx.) 320 pictures (CIPA Standard)*1

Included Software

LUMIX Simple Viewer, PhotofunStudio -viewer-

ArcSoft (PhotoImpression/PhotoBase/Panorama Maker)

USB Driver

Standard Accessories Battery Charger, Battery Pack, Battery carrying case, AV Cable, USB Connection Cable, AC Cable, Strap, CD-ROM

*1. Shooting conditions: 23°C with 50% humidity; LCD on; using the enclosed SD Memory Card; starting to shoot 30 seconds after turning on the power; shooting once every 30 seconds with the flash in full operation for every other shot; changing the zoom setting from telephoto to wide, or wide to telephoto, for each shot; and temporarily turning the power off after each 10 shots (long enough to lower the battery temperature).

*Some accessories are not available in some countries.

*The use of recorded or printed materials that are protected by copyright for any purpose other than personal enjoyment is prohibited, as it would infringe upon the rights of the copyright holder.

*Leica is a registered trademark of Leica Microsystems IR GmbH.

*The LEICA DC VARIO-ELMARIT lenses are manufactured using measurement instruments and quality assurance systems that have been certified by Leica Camera AG based on the company?s quality standards.

*All other company and product names are trademarks of their respective corporations.

*QuickTime and the QuickTime logo are used under license. QuickTime is a registered trademark in the U.S. and other countries.

*This unit is compatible with both SD Memory cards and SDHC Memory cards. You can only use SDHC Memory cards on devices that are compatible with them. You cannot use SDHC Memory cards on devices that are only compatible with SD Memory cards. (When using a SDHC Memory card on another device, be sure to read the operating instructions for that device.