New digital camera offers lots of zoom in a compact package
Panasonic has announced a new compact ready to shoot digital camera at CES 2013 called the Lumix DMC-SZ3. This new digital camera has a 10 times optical zoom lens and also features 20 times digital zoom. The lens is a 25 mm wide angle unit and the camera is capable of shooting bursts at up to 10 frames per second.
The camera has 12 integrated creative effects allowing you to tweak your photos from within the camera. The camera has a 16.1 megapixel image sensor designed for high sensitivity for high-quality photos in low light conditions. The camera has a 2.7-inch LCD screen on the back.
The camera is also able to record 720p HD resolution video, which can be viewed on the rear LCD screen. The camera will launch in March and will be available in black, blue, or white colors. Panasonic is taking pre-orders on the camera right now for $149.99.