Panasonic FS37 review

A slim 16MP 8x zoom compact with touch screen operation

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Sensor: 1/2.33-type with 16.6 Total Million pixels


Lens: Leica DC VARIO-ELMAR 5-40mm f/3.3-5.9 (28-224mm in 35mm equiv.)

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


Viewfinder: N/A

LCD Screen: 3.in TFT Touch Screen LCD Display with 230K dots and 100% field of view

Video resolution: 1,280 x 720 pixels at 24 fps in Motion JPEG Format
ISO range

ISO range: ISo 100-1600


Focus modes: Normal / Macro, Zoom Macro, Quick AF (Always On), AF Tracking, Touch AF/AE


Max burst rate: High-speed Burst Mode: approx. 4 frames/sec (image priority) / (recorded in 3M for 4:3, 2.5M for 3:2, 2M for 16:9)


Shutter speed: Still: approx. 8 - 1/1600 sec / Starry Sky Mode : 15, 30, 60sec.


Weight: 159g with Battery and SD Memory Card

Dimensions:- 99.2 x 56.5 x 27.7 mm


Power supply: Li-ion Battery Pack (3.6V, Minimum: 660mAh)

Tech Specs

Product TypeCompact Camera
Battery Size SupportedProprietary Battery Size
Green CompliantYes
Maximum Video Resolution1280 x 720
TouchscreenYes
Effective Camera Resolution16.1 Megapixel
USBYes
Wide AngleNo
PictBridgeYes
Product FamilyLumix
HD Movie ModeYes
Memory Card SupportedSecure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC)
Image StabilizationOptical
ColourBlack
Optical Zoom8x
Digital Zoom4x
Brand NamePanasonic
FeaturesFace Detection, Continuous Shooting Mode
Screen Size7.6 cm (3")
Video FormatsQuickTime Motion JPEG
Viewfinder TypeNo
Weight (Approximate)142 g
Green Compliance Certificate/AuthorityREACH
Image Sensor Size1/2.33" (6.13 mm x 4.60 mm)
Maximum Image Resolution4608 x 3456
Display Screen TypeLCD
Height56.5 mm
Width99.2 mm
Depth27.7 mm
Focal Length5 mm to 40 mm
Image FormatsJPEG
Focus ModesAuto
ManufacturerPanasonic
Product ModelDMC-FS37
Product NameLumix DMC-FS37 Compact Camera
Product LineLumix
Exposure Control

Program AE

Aspect Ratio16:9
Manufacturer Part NumberDMC-FS37EB-K
Manufacturer Website Addresshttp://www.panasonic.co.uk
Marketing Information

The DMC-FS37 features a 28mm wide-angle 8x optical zoom LEICA DC VARIO-ELMAR lens (35mm camera equivalent: 28-224mm). The 28mm wide-angle lens lets you easily capture large groups of people indoors or expansive architectural structures and scenes with dynamic width and rich perspective. The 8x optical zoom lens gives you highly natural expressions from people and animals with 16.1-megapixel resolution that you can't get close. The Extra Optical Zoom extends this 8x zoom ratio to powerful 18x zoom at a resolution of 3-megapixel or less.

Package Contents
  • Lumix DMC-FS37 Compact Camera
  • Stylus Pen
  • Battery Charger
  • Battery Pack
  • AV Cable
  • USB Cable
  • AC Cable
  • Hand Strap
  • CD-ROM
Limited Warranty1 Year