16.1MP 1/2.3 In. CCD Sensor - A 16.1MP CCD Sensor offers high quality imaging even in low light conditions.
Leica DC Vario-Elmar10x Optical Zoom Lens - A 10x ultra wide-angle optical zoom lens provides the 35mm focal length equivalent of a 25-250mm lens. This incorporates most shooting situations from ultra wide-angle to telephoto, however if you need further reach an additional 20x Intelligent Digital Zoom capability is available. To ensure enhanced sharpness and greater color fidelity, this lens optical design features 4 aspherical lens elements.
720p HD Video with Dedicated One-touch Button - 720p HD video recording at 24 frames per second is available with a dedicated button that switches you immediately from photo into video mode. Both Intelligent Auto (iA) and MEGA Optical Image Stabilization (O.I.S) are supported for video.
2.7 In. Intelligent LCD Display - Composition and playback are viewed with a 2.7 In. TFT Color LCD display with a 230,000 pixel resolution. It provides 100% field of view and features Intelligent LCD function which automatically adjusts the screens brightness according to shooting conditions.
Optical Image Stabilization - MEGA O.I.S. compensates for the effects of camera shake in both photo and video mode. It provides you with clearer images in low light and when shooting at telephoto lengths.
AC/USB Battery Charging - In addition to the conventional AC power supply, the battery on the SZ3 can be charged via its USB input. This is a convenient (and at times necessary) option which allows you to charge your camera from your computer.