Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3W is one of the world’s smallest and probably the lightest interchangeable lens camera with just weighing approximately 264 grams with the battery and memory card. This lightweight and easily transportable camera offer you a compact option with the functions of a point-and-shoot. The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3W DSLR camera comes bundled with two lenses such as; a 14mm pancake lens and a 14-42mm lens. But sadly it has a 14-42mm lens that seems bit disappointing, which feels a bit cheap and plasticy. Truly it’s appeal to beginners, if you are new to photography then the iAuto mode will help you out.
This compact camera, Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3W has very few buttons at the back besides the 3-inch monitor. All the buttons of Lumix DMC-GF3W are greyish and feels plasticy. It also has a scroll wheel, located around the four way jog dial and other buttons at the rear panel are; a function button and a playback button, buttons on the top are; a power switch, a video recording button, a shutter release button, and an iAuto button. Let’s go deep in the topic to grab more about the DSLR camera.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3W Features
- 12.1 megapixel Live MOS sensor
- 3.0-inch LCD resistive touchscreen monitor with 460K dots
- 60-1/4000 shutter speed
- 160-6400 ISO sensitivity
- Burst mode: 3.8 fps
- Manual focus and Image Stabilizer
- Face Detection
- iAuto mode
- 14-42mm zoom lens, and PictBridge
- Optical and digital zoom
- f/3.5-5.6 aperture
- Full HD 1080p video recording
- JPEG image format
- Maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels / 30fps
- Supports SD / SDHC / SDXC memory cards
- Include a proprietary USB port and a mini HDMI port
The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3W DSLR camera is available in six colour options such as; black, red, white, pink, brown and white. It measures just 107.7 width x 32.5 depth x 67.1 height, and weighs around 222 grams. It has a Li-Ion rechargeable battery that allow you to capture up to 320 shots. This new DSLR camera also backed by a one year product warranty.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3W Price in India: The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3W compact DSLR camera is available to purchase with a price tag of about Rs. 38,799/-.
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