Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ38 price in Malaysia & Specs for February, 2019

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Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ38 Specs

Release Date in Malaysia
DateAug 2009
Compatible memory cardssd,sdhc
Internal memory40 MB
Display diagonal6.86 cm (2.7")
Display resolution (numeric)230000 pixels
Built-in microphoneYes
Voice recordingYes
Ports & interfaces
USB version2.0
Lens system
Optical zoom18x
Digital zoom4x
Lens structure (elements/groups)11/8
Combined zoom140.8x
Number of aspheric elements3
Weight & dimensions
Width117.6 mm
Depth88.9 mm
Height75.8 mm
Weight367 g
Light exposure
Light exposure modesAperture priority AE, Auto, Manual, Shutter priority AE
Light meteringCentre-weighted, Spot
Picture quality
Camera typeCompact camera
Megapixel12.1 MP
Image sensor size1/2.33"
Sensor typeCCD
Maximum image resolution4000 x 3000 pixels
Image stabilizerYes
Video recordingYes
Maximum video resolution640 x 480 pixels
Motion JPEG frame rate30 fps
Auto focusing (AF) modesContinuous Auto Focus, Monitoring Auto Focus, Multi Point Auto Focus, Selective Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus, Spot Auto Focus
Normal focusing range (tele)2 - ∞
Normal focusing range (wide)0.3 - ∞
Normal focusing range0.30 - ∞
Auto Focus (AF) assist beamYes
Flash modesRed-eye reduction, Slow synchronization
White balanceAuto, Cloudy, Custom modes, Daylight, Shade
Scene modesBeach, Candlelight, Children, Close-up (macro), Fireworks, Night, Night landscape, Night portrait, Panorama, Party (indoor), Portrait, Sports, Sunset
Photo effectsBlack&White, Sepia
Self-timer delay2 s
Camera playbackSingle image, Slide show, Thumbnails
Multi burst modeYes
Image editingResizing, Trimming
Battery technologyLithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery life (CIPA standard)470 shots
Battery capacity710 mAh
Power requirements110-240V AC
Colour of productBlack

Reviews of Panasonic LUMIX DMC-FZ38
Reviewed on 2014-05-19
Note: Updated Review – The editor of this amazing Web site has kindly allowed me to revise my review of the Panasonic FZ35 camera. In hindsight, it needed a bit of a brush up!Some people, using a digital SLR, find it a hassle to continually change lenses ...
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Reviewed on 2011-01-31
The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ35 ($399.95 list) is a compact camera with a 12.1 megapixel CCD optical sensor and a 27 millimeter wide-angle Leica DC Vario-Elmarit lens with an 18x optical zoom. Looking very similar to the lot of D-SLR-like cameras out ther...
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Reviewed on 2010-07-06
Having said that, the Panasonic offers an excellent feature set, and a very good video mode with manual controls and stereo sound. If you can manage with the slightly shorter lens and don't need 1080p or super slow motion video, and image quality and fuzz-free, snappy operation are high up your list of priorities the Panasonic FZ35 is...
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Reviewed on 2010-03-29
Quick TakeProsExcellent image quality; 8x optical zoom;Power O.I.S.; AVCHD Lite Video Quality;Stereo Microphone; 470 images per battery charge; Fast AF (3/10 second)ConsNo Audio Input; Slower than listed start-up time; Large number of menu options (goo...
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Reviewed on 2010-01-25
High dynamic range produces creative shots, Great image controls for both stills and video, Light and well designed for a megazoom
Button layout and controls are cumbersome, No flip-out LCD or optical viewfinder
It isn't pocketable, but the relatively compact Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ35 ($400 as of 11/12/09) is quite simply one of the best fixed-lens cameras out there for both stills and HD video. If you can deal with slightly grainy, non-1080p video footage (the...
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Reviewed on 2009-12-16
High dynamic range produces creative shots; great image controls for both stills and video; light and well designed for a megazoom.
No flip-out LCD or optical viewfinder; button layout and controls are cumbersome.
Panasonic's Lumix DMC-FZ35 is quite simply one of the best fixed-lens cameras out there for both stills and HD video. If you can deal with slightly grainy, non-1080p video footage (the FZ35's video resolution maxes out at 720p), it may be the ideal hyb...
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Reviewed on 2009-10-08
Useful 27mm wide-angle zoom; excellent image stabilization; full selection of manual and automatic exposure controls; very good 720p movie capture with operational zoom and manual controls; relatively fast.
Noise and compression artifacts in JPEG photos; no hotshoe.
With the Lumix DMC-FZ35, Panasonic overhauls the insides of its popular megazoom, offering higher resolution, an improved optical image stabilizer, faster AF, and support for the AVCHD Lite movie codec. But while the camera does deliver better perfor...
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Reviewed on 2009-10-04
Good wide-angle lens, ranging to a long telephoto, Good grip, Well-built, Nicely hinged plastic port doors, Power switch, rather than a button, Good controls, Quick menu keeps you out of the main menu, Improved optical image stabilization, Lens focuses......
Somewhat difficult to learn some features, Odd lens hood design, No rubber around EVF, Buttons on the top deck are not responsive, High chromatic aberration at telephoto, Soft corners at wide-angle and telephoto, Some yellows are a little green, High c......
There's nothing quite like a long zoom that can capture a room without backing you into a wall or reach across a meadow to snap some shy wildlife. They will never be small but they are getting compact. The Panasonic FZ35 is one of the finer specimens I...
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Reviewed on 2009-09-13
Very good photo quality, Packs an 18X, 27 486 mm lens into a relatively compact body, Optical image stabilization, 2.7" LCD display offers very good outdoor visibility, Full manual controls, with support for the RAW image format, Intelligent Auto mode pic......
More shadow noise than Id like, even at base ISO 80, Some redeye; no removal tool in playback mode, Movies created with AVCHD Lite codec are difficult to share and edit; frame rate isnt true 60 fps, Unremarkable continuous shooting mode, Easy to block AFa......
The Lumix DMC-FZ35 ($399) is the update to Panasonics popular FZ28 super zoom camera. While both cameras share the same basic design and 18X, 27 - 486 mm Leica lens, the differences are more than skin deep. The biggest changes are an improved image s...
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Reviewed on 2009-09-01
Large 18x range with 27mm wide angle, RAW recording and correction of fringing, 720p HD video & choice of encoding, Compact body with full manual & HDMI.
Fixed screen & same specification as before, No flash hotshoe, Tendency to use small apertures in automatic, Lens cap blocks barrel upon power-up.
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Reviewed on 2009-08-27
The FZ35 is the successor to the highly successful FZ28 in Panasonics bridge camera line. Even though the FZ35 does have some of the same characteristics as its predecessor (the 18x zoom - from 27 mm wide angle to 486 mm telephoto -, for example), i...
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Reviewed on 2009-07-28
If you're in the market for a superzoom, and you've already decided that none of those Micro Four Thirds options will sway you, it looks as if you'll be hard pressed to find a superior alternative to Panasonic's minty fresh Lumix DMC-FZ35 (FZ38 in some re...
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Reviewed on 2009-07-27
The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ38 (also known as the DMC-FZ35) is a new super-zoom camera sporting a wide-angle 18x zoom lens. Successor to the popular FZ28 model, the bridge-style Panasonic FZ38 compact camera has the same key features of 27-486mm focal ...
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Reviewed on 2009-07-27
Small and light, Good build, Fast response, Nice colour rendition, Good metering
Noise, noise and more noise, Busy layout could confuse newcomers
Review by Matt GraysonPanasonic took a number of journalists out to Lisbon to showcase the new range of compacts and ePHOTOzine were there to see them. A slightly more squared off design welcomes you into the fold of the newest superzoom from Panasoni...
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Reviewed on 2009-12-02
High dynamic range produces creative shots, great image controls for both stills and video, light and well designed for a megazoom
No flip-out LCD or optical viewfinder, button layout and controls are cumbersome
The relatively compact Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ35 is quite simply one of the best fixed-lens cameras out there for both stills and HD video. If you can deal with slightly grainy, non-1080p video footage (the FZ35's video resolution maxes out at 720p), it may be the ideal hybrid model to serve double-duty as a camera and camcorder.It's hard to know where to start, as this is such a versatile megazoom camera. The DMC-FZ35 excels in manual controls and low-light video footage, and it offers near-
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Reviewed on 2009-11-10
HD recording in AVCHD Lite format , Compact form factor , Manual controls in HD recording , JPEG and RAW capture
Lens specifications remain unchanged from FZ28 , No hotshoe
Following up Panasonic's previous superzoom, the , is the new Lumix FZ35 which shares a similar, if not identical, form factor and specifications. Again, like so many other "update" cameras we've seen this year the FZ35 contains incremental update...
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Reviewed on 2009-11-01
Panasonic's DMC-FZ35 Lumix camera replaces the popular FZ28 at the top of the super-zoom line-up and offers P, A, S and M shooting modes to please photo enthusiasts, along with AVCHD Lite HD video recording. It carries on the SLR-like styling of its pr...
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Reviewed on 2009-09-17
The lens is quite extraordinary, in spite of its absurd specifications. Auto focus is fast, even when the lens is at its longest focal length. And resolution and sharpness are surprisingly good at 486mm — or, to put it another way, not as bad as exp......
Image noise is perplexing. In default mode, straight from the box, noise reduction is activated and its effect is unpleasant, even at ISO 200. When NR is turned off, the images are clean and sharp, at least when exposure is spot on. If the picture is ......
This 12-megapixel super zoom has an image-stabilised 27mm-486mm (film equivalent) Leica-branded lens. It is the usual pseudo-SLR form with an electronic viewfinder. It is marketed as a hybrid camera with as much emphasis on its high-definition vide...
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