G600 Major Specifications

Item Description
Number of Effective Pixels(camera) Approx. 10 million pixels
Image Sensor 1/2.3" CCD (total 10.3 million pixels)
Lens Focal Length 5.0 mm to 25 mm (equivalent to 28 mm to 140 mm on a 35 mm camera)
F-aperture F3.5 (wide angle) to F5.5 (telephoto)
Shooting Distance
Normal shooting : Approx. 30 cm to infinity (wide-angle) or Approx. 50 cm to infinity (telephoto)
(from the front of the camera)
Macro shooting: Approx. 1 cm to infinity (wide-angle) or approx. 15 cm to infinity (telephoto) (from the front of the camera)
Lens Construction 11 elements in 9 groups plus 1 prism
Zoom Magnification Optical zoom: 5.0 times
(focal length equivalent to 28 mm to 140 mm on a 35 mm camera)
Digital zoom: 4.0 times, up to 20.0 times (560 mm equivalent) in combination with optical zoom
Auto resize zoom: 5.7 times*1, up to 28.5 times*1 (798 mm equivalent) in combination with optical zoom
Focus Mode Multi AF (CCD method)/Spot AF (CCD method)/Manual Focus/Snap/infinity(with focus lock and AF aux. light)
Image Stabilizer Digital image stabilizer
Shutter Speed *2 Still Image 8, 4, 2, 1 to 1/1500 seconds
Movie 1/30 to 1/10000 seconds
Exposure Control Exposure Metering Mode Multi Light Metering (256 segments) / Center-weighted Light Metering/Spot Metering (TTL-CCD metering and AE lock possible)
Exposure Mode Program AE
Exposure Compensation Manual exposure compensation (+2.0 to -2.0 EV in 1/3 EV Steps), Auto bracket function (-0.5 EV, ±0, +0.5 EV)
ISO Sensitivity (Standard Output Sensitivity) AUTO / ISO64 / ISO100 / ISO200 / ISO400 / ISO800 / ISO1600 / ISO3200
Flash Flash Mode AUTO (fires automatically in low-light conditions and when the subject is backlit)/RED-EYE FLASH/FLASH ON/FLASH ON (10M)/ FLASH SYNCHRO/FLASH OFF
Built-in Flash Range Approx. 20 cm to 10.0 m (wide-angle), approx. 40 cm to 6.2 m (telephoto) (FLASH ON (10M), from the front of the camera)
Picture Display 2.7" Transparent amorphous silicon TFT LCD, approx. 230,000 pixels
Shooting Mode Auto shooting mode/Scene mode (HIGH SENS/FIREFIGHTING/SKEW COR MODE/TEXT MODE/ZOOM MACRO/MOVIE)/My Settings mode/CALS mode
Picture Quality Mode*3 F (Fine), N (Normal)
Number of Recorded Pixels Still Image [4:3] 3648 x 2736, 3264 x 2448, 2592 x 1944, 2048 x 1536, 1600 x 1200,1280 x 960, 640 x 480
[3:2] 3648 x 2432
Movie 640 x 480, 320 x 240
Text 3648 x 2736, 2048 x 1536
Recording Media SD memory card (3.3 V 32, 64, 128, 256, 512 MB, 1 GB, 2 GB), SDHC memory card (4 GB, 8 GB),internal memory (approx. 52 MB)
Storage Capacity*4(Internal: approx.52MB) Still Image 3648 x 2736 F: 13 N: 23, 3648 x 2432 F: 15, 3264 x 2448 N: 28, 2592 x 1944 N: 45, 2048 x 1536 N: 65, 1600 x 1200 N: 83, 1280 x 960 F: 66 N:123, 640 x 480 N: 416
Movie*5 640 x 480 21seconds, 320 x 240 1 minute 6 seconds
Recording File Format Still Image JPEG (Exif Ver. 2.21)*6
Text JPEG (Exif Ver. 2.21)*6
Movie AVI (Open DML Motion JPEG format compliant)
Other Major Shooting Functions Multi-shot, Self-timer (operation time: approx. 10 seconds, approx. 2 seconds), Interval shooting (shooting interval: 5 seconds to 3 hours, in 5-second increments) *7, Histogram, Grid guide, Enlarge photo icon
Other Major Playback Functions Grid view, Enlarged display (maximum 16x), Resize, Correct contrast
Interface*8 USB 2.0 Mini-B, High-Speed USB, Mass storage compatible*9
Power Source Rechargeable Battery (DB-60) x1, AC adapter (AC-4c Optional), AAA Alkaline Battery x 2, AAA Nickel-Hydrogen Battery x 2, AAA Oxyride Battery x 2
Battery Consumption*10 Based on CIPA standards DB-60 usage: approx. 360 pictures AAA Alkaline battery usage: approx. 60 pictures*11
Dimensions 116.5 mm(W) x 68.0 mm(H) x 32.0 mm/approx. 29.1 mm at thinnest (D),excluding projecting parts
Weight Approx. 260 g (excluding battery, SD memory card, and strap), accessories (battery/strap) approx. 47 g
Water Resistance/Dust Resistance JIS/IEC waterproof grade 7, shooting at a water depth of approx. 1 m*12 JIS/IEC dustproof grade 6(IP67)
Operating temperature -10°C to 40°C
  • *1:Image is VGA.
  • *2:The shutter speed upper and lower limits vary depending on the shooting mode and flash mode.
  • *3:The picture quality mode that can be set varies depending on the image size.
  • *4:Number of recordable pictures and recordable time are estimates.
  • *5:The maximum movie length that can be recorded at one time is either 90 minutes or 4 GB.
  • *6:Compatible with DCF and DPOF. DCF is the abbreviation for "Design rule for Camera File system," a JEITA standard. (Full compatibility with other devices is not guaranteed.)
  • *7:When the flash is set to [FLASH OFF].
  • *8:AV output interface is not supported.
  • *9:Mass storage mode is supported by Windows Me, 2000, XP, Vista, Mac OS9.0-9.2.2, and MacM OSX10.1.2-10.5.1.
  • *10:The number of remaining shots is based on the CIPA standard and may vary depending on usage conditions. This is for reference only.
  • *11:When using the AAA alkaline batteries manufactured by Matsushita Battery Industrial Co., Ltd.
  • *12:At a water depth of 1 m, a maximum of approximately 30 minutes of shooting is possible. Optimal shooting may not be possible depending on the water environment.
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