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Lumix DMC-TS5 Digital Camera (Black)

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Panasonic is pleased to introduce a new addition of 16.1-megapixel Lumix DMC-TS5 Digital Camera with 28mm wide angle 4.6x optical zoom LEICA lens (35mm equivalent: 28-128mm) to its rugged design TS/FT series exclusively geared for wild outdoor use. Featuring 1920 x 1080 60p (NTSC) / 50p (PAL) full HD video recording capability, the new DMC-TS5(FT5) empowers its toughness with extended waterproof performance to 13 m / 43 ft, 100 kgf / 220 lbf pressure resistance, Wi-Fi® connectivity with NFC (Near Field Communication) technology, and a variety of shooting options to be a ultimate multi-capable camera.

The high durability of being waterproof to 13 m / 43 ft, dustproof, shockproof to 2 m / 6.6 ft, freezeproof to -10 degrees C / 14 degrees F and pressure resistance to 100 kgf / 220 lbf protects the camera under use of almost any severe conditions. The DMC-TS5(FT5) is equipped with built-in GPS (Global Positioning System) and newly complies with GLONASS (Global Navigation Satellite System) for higher accuracy. LUMIX's GPS works in associate with the internal geographical dictionary of place name information, compass, altimeter and barometer for users who enjoy active outdoor adventures.

Newly integrated 16.1-megapixel High Sensitivity MOS sensor is adopted and the advanced image processor Venus Engine feature high speed, high sensitivity image recording to realize 1,920 x 1,080 60p (NTSC) / 50p (PAL) astonishingly smooth full-HD video recording in AVCHD Progressive format and high speed burst shooting at 10 fps* in high picture quality. It also contributes to the Light Speed AF to catch the most fleeting shooting opportunities. With the Wi-Fi® connectivity with NFC (Near Field Communication) technology, users can connect the camera to their smartphone/tablet anywhere at one-touch without a need of cabling or searching a Wi-Fi® hotspot. In addition, users can utilize smartphone/tablet for another monitor of camera that enables setting focus, zooming or releasing the shutter away from the spot where the camera is positioned. Now it is possible to record video watching the shooting motion image live on a smartphone/tablet. With the new Instant Transfer function, photos are automatically sent to the designated electronic devices such as smartphones/tablets right after shooting.

On the other hand, both photo and video in their original size can be archived to the registered digital equipment such as PC via the wireless router at home. It is also possible to play back the images in the camera directly on the HDTV with Wi-Fi Direct? function. A variety of special effects that add fun to shooting experience are integrated in DMC-TS5, new Creative Panorama, Creative Control, Creative Retouch, and Time Lapse Shot. For beginners, LUMIX's popular shooting assist function iA (Intelligent Auto) mode helps to shoot beautiful photo / video without mistake.

The new Advanced Underwater Mode features Red Color Reproduction to reproduce original natural color of subjects and Torch Light function allows the camera to serve as a light with its built-in LED. The exciting outdoor adventures - diving, snorkeling, surfing, climbing, skiing, snowboarding - all comes with dynamic motion which is worth being recorded in stunningly smooth 60p (NTSC) / 50p (PAL) full HD video with DMC-TS5(FT5) to see the difference that you may have not seen before.


  • 16.1MP Sensor and Venus Engine Image Processor - A new 16.1MP high sensitivity MOS Sensor offers high quality imaging even in low light conditions and the Venus Engine Image Processor provides fast performance in extreme conditions.
  • Leica DC Vario-Elmar Lens - A 4.6x optical zoom lens provides 35mm focal length equivalents of 28-128mm which ranges from wide-angle to telephoto. This incorporates most shooting situations and a 9.3x Intelligent Zoom will reach even further if needed. The maximum aperture at the wide-angle end is f/3.3. The lens is designed from 10 elements in 8 groups and includes 5 aspherical lenses and 1 extra-low dispersion lens for sharp images and reduced aberrations.
  • Waterproof and Tough Features - The TS5 is waterproof to a depth of 39' (12 m), shockproof from a drop height of 6.5' (2 m), freeze proof to a temperature of 14ºF (-10ºC) and pressure resistant to 220 lbs. It is also dustproof/sand proof and features anti-fog glass in its lens.
  • Full HD 1080 Video with Dedicated Button - Full HD 1080 video recording at 60 or 30 frames per second in the AVCHD format and a stereo microphone allow you to shoot high quality movies on land or underwater. A dedicated button switches you immediately into video mode and both Intelligent Auto (iA) and POWER Optical Image Stabilization (O.I.S) is available for video.
  • Wi-Fi Connectivity - With the Lumix Remote app installed on your smart phone or device, the TS5provides one-touch connection to Wi-Fi with Near Field Communication (NFC)> This allows for remote picture capture, quick upload, cloud storage and easy sharing.
  • 3.0 In. LCD Display - Composition and playback are viewed with a 3.0" TFT Screen LCD display with 460,000 pixel resolution. It provides 100% field of view and offers Power Monitor Mode and AUTO Power Monitor Mode. An anti-reflective coating is applied to the screen for easier viewing in direct sunlight, this is particularly useful when using the camera while skiing or at the beach.
  • Optical Image Stabilization - POWER O.I.S, in both photo and video modes, compensates the effects of handshake even when using the high powered zoom. This will provide you with clearer images in low light and when shooting at telephoto lengths.
  • Aspect Ratios - The TS5 can shoot in four distinct aspect ratios, each with various resolution levels. Its native ratio is 4:3, but it also shoots in 3:2, 16:9 and 1:1.
  • Underwater Mode - The new underwater red color reproduction feature allows you to capture the colors of the underwater world, as it is seen, eliminating dull, grey colors often associated with underwater pictures.
  • Built-in GPS - The enhanced GPS functionality allows you to automatically record your location and view the map and associated photos directly on your camera.
  • Time Lapse and Burst Shooting - Time lapse shooting is possible as is full resolution continuous shooting of up to 10 frames per second. At lower resolutions you can burst shoot up to 60 frames per second. AF tracking burst at 5fps and burst shooting with flash is also supported.
  • Creative Control and Scene Modes - The Creative Control/Retouch feature includes modes such as soft focus, toy effect and retro photo. The scene shooting modes provide offer predefined settings to make shooting certain types of scenes easier. Scene modes are: Portrait, Soft Skin, Scenery, Panorama Shot, Night Portrait, Night Scenery, Hand Held Night Shot, Food, Baby1, Baby2, Pet, Sunset, High Sensitivity, Glass Through, Underwater.

Essential Accessories

  • Panasonic - DMW-BCM13 Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (3.6V, 1250mAh)
Digital Point and Shoot Information
Sensor High Sensitivity MOS Sensor
ISO Sensitivity 100-3200 (Extended Mode: 6400)
Exposure Modes Modes: Manual, Programmed Auto Compensation: -2 EV to +2 EV (in 1/3 EV steps)
Dimensions 4.3 x 2.7 x 1.1 In. / 109.2 x 67.4 x 28.9 mm
Weight 6.63 oz / 188 g camera body only
Video 1080 HD
Color Black
Optical Zoom 4.6x
Digital Zoom 4x
Effective Megapixels 16.1
Battery Type 1x Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack, 3.6VDC, 1250mAh
Connectivity AV Output, HDMI D (Micro), USB 2.0
Flash Yes Flash Modes Auto Auto/Red-eye Reduction Forced On Off Slow Sync./Red-eye Reduction
Redeye Reduction Auto/Red-eye Reduction
Compatible Memory Card SD, SDHC, SDXC
Viewfinder LCD Display
LCD Monitor Type LCD Rear Screen (460000 pixels)
LCD Screen Size 3.0"
Lens Aperture f/3.3 (W) - 5.9 (T)
Maximum Shutter Speed 4 - 1/1300 sec 30 - 15 seconds in Starry Sky Mode
Movie Mode MPEG-4 AVCHD
Macro Mode Wide Macro: 1.97 In. (5 cm) - Infinity Tele Macro: 11.81 In. (30 cm) - Infinity
Weather Proof Waterproof to Depth of 39 ft. (12 m) Shockproof/Freezeproof/Dustproof
White Balance Modes Auto, Cloudy, Custom, Daylight, Incandescent, Manual, Shade, Tungsten
Continuous Shooting Speed 10fps Burst Shooting at Full Resolution
Lens Type Leica DC Vario-Elmar,
Image Stabilization Power Optical
  • Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery
  • Battery Charger
  • USB Cable
  • Hand Strap
  • CD-ROM
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • AC Cable
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