IMAGING: 16.0MP effective Four Thirds format Live MOS sensor captures images at 4592x3448 pixels each, with 12 bits/color in RAW capture.
STORAGE: SD, SDHC, or SDXC stores JPEG, RW2 RAW, RAW + JPEG, or MPO files.
VIDEO: Up to 1920x1080i60 or 1280x720p60 AVCHD or MP-4; built-in stereo mic, no mic input; contrast AF with continuous AF in video mode.
BURST RATE: Full-sized JPEGs up to card capacity at 4.2 fps with focus locked; RAW up to 9 frames at 4.2 fps with focus locked.
AF SYSTEM: TTL contrast detection with 23-area autoselect or single-point selectable AF, with face detection and tracking.
SHUTTER SPEEDS: Mechanical: 1/4000 to 60 sec, plus B (1/3-EV increments).
METERING: TTL metering with 144-zone Intelligent Multiple (evaluative), centerweighted, and spot (size unspecified).
ISO RANGE: ISO 160–12,800 (in 1- or 1/3-EV increments).
FLASH: Built-in pop-up, GN25 (ISO 160, feet); hot shoe with accessory port; flash sync to 1/160 sec.
MONITOR: 3-inch TFT LCD with 460,000-dot resolution.
OUTPUT: Hi-Speed USB 2.0; mini-HDMI video.
BATTERY: Rechargeable DMW-BLD10PP Li-ion, CIPA rating 310 shots with 14–42mm kit lens.
SIZE/WEIGHT: 4.6x2.7x1.6 in., 0.7 lb with an SD card and battery.
STREET PRICE: $700, body only; $800 with 14–42mm f/3.5–5.6 lens; $950 with 14–42mm f/3.5–5.6 X-series lens.