The XZ-2 iHS produces 12MP photos and Full HD 1080p video with its 1/1.7" backside illuminated (BSI) CMOS sensor and the TruePic VI Image Processor delivers improved image quality, response time, and intelligent functions. It's equipped with a wide-angle-to-telephoto 27-108mm (35mm equivalent) 4x optical zoom lens with a fast aperture of f/1.8-2.5 for clear, detailed shots in low-light conditions. Dual image stabilization (IS) technology, a combination of high ISO sensitivity and sensor-shift IS, implements the best settings for any given scene so you don't end up with image blur.A 3.0" swiveling touchscreen with a 910k-dot resolution allows you to compose and shoot photos with the tap of your finger.
The bright VF-2 viewfinder mounts to the XZ-2's hot shoe and offers 1.15x magnification, an adjustable diopter and brightness control. It can tilt up 90º for composing shots at low angles and refreshes quickly; its aspherical lenses provide sharp resolution. The VF-2 offers 100% angle of view and will display the effects of exposure adjustments for confident shooting.