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1920 x 1080 Full HD Video
in AVCHD Format
The DMC-FX90 is an advanced photographic tool for recording not only great photos but also beautiful full HD 1,920 x 1,080 videos in AVCHD (MPEG-4 / H.264) format*1. The AVCHD format features almost twice the recording time in HD quality than the conventional Motion JPEG and excels in the compatibility with AV equipment like HDTVs or Blu-ray Disc™ players.
A special, dedicated button lets you instantly start recording videos while shooting photos without having to make any extra settings.
Learn more about AVCHD
*1 Full HD (1,920 × 1,080) videos are output by the image sensor at 30p (NTSC) / 25p (PAL), and recorded at 60i (NTSC) / 50i (PAL). HD (1,280 × 720) videos are output by the image sensor at 30p (NTSC) / 25p (PAL), and recorded at 60p (NTSC) / 50p (PAL). *2 These are standard times taken at a temperature of 23°C (73.4°F) and a humidity of 50%RH. The time available for recording varies depending on the environment, the interval between recordings, and the manner of use. Actual recordable time is the time available for recording when repeating actions such as switching the power supply [ON]/[OFF], starting/stopping recording, zoom operation, etc.
• Motion pictures can be recorded continuously for up to 29 minutes 59 seconds in European PAL areas. In other region, motion pictures in [MP4] can be recorded continuously for up to 29 minutes 59 seconds. • Also, motion picture recorded continuously in [MP4] is up to 4 GB. • The length of recording time depends on the capacity of the SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card. •Use a card with SD Speed Class* with "Class 4" or higher when recording videos. * SD Speed Class is the speed standard regarding continuous writing.
For more effective countermeasure against blur, the Active Mode is equipped with the DMC-FX90 for an option of image stabilization in video recording. This mode is especially effective in active video recording such as shooting while walking.
* Recorded with the DMC-ZS10(TZ20)
High Quality Sound
The DMC-FX90 features Dolby Digital Creator to record high quality audio, so you can match the beautiful videos with outstanding sound.
• Dolby and the double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories.
The Wind Cut function is available to block out most of the noise from background wind. This gives you higher quality sound when taking images on breezy days.
MP4 Format Recording
The DMC-FX90 can record videos in MP4 format. This format is suitable for editing videos on a computer or uploading those to websites. Resolution can be selected among 1,920 x 1,080 (20Mbps), 1,280 x 720 (10Mbps), and 640 x 480 (4Mbps), all at 30p (NTSC) / 25p (PAL).
Formats to Match Your Needs
AVCHD: Optimal for viewing on a VIERA TV or with Blu-ray Disc™ players.
MP4: Optimal for viewing or editing on a computer.
Versatile Video Function: The iA (Intelligent Auto) Mode and Scene Mode are available in video recording.
Cut Animation: You can cut out a clear still image from a video in the camera thanks to the Intelligent Resolution technology.
Video Divide: You can divide a single video into two parts using only the camera.
• Availability of models, product design and optional accessories may differ depending on the country or region. Check the website of the Panasonic sales company in your country or region.
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