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Panasonic DMC-FH27

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Panasonic DMC-FH27

$237.88
Panasonic DMC-FH27
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An affordable and classic compact camera, with great features
Compact 16.1MP 8x Yes Jan 2012
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Panasonic DMC-FH27 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Panasonic DMC-FH27 number 249 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
1 Review
92
Value for Money
Excellent
80
Features
Fully-Featured
81
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 81?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 74%.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better cameras are available. View the latest cameras 2018.
It has some great features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
AF tracking:
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LUMIX image uploader:
HD movie recording:
Intelligent exposure:
Intelligent scene selector:
Face detection af/ae:
Touch-Control playback:
Touch-Control ia mode:
Touch-Control AF and AF tracking:
Touch-Control shutter:
Touch-Control shooting:
Smart touch-screen operation:
Intelligent ISO control:
MEGA O.I.S. (optical image stabilizer):
Bigger than average optical zoom
Functionality
16.1-megapixel high-resolution ccd:
Intelligent resolution technology:
Sonic speed af:
Venus engine:
Easy zoom button:
10x intelligent zoom / 18x extra optical zoom:
28mm wide-angle 8x optical zoom leica DC lens:
Technology
Sleek dmc-fh27 is available in a beautiful black, silver or red fin
The style-conscious, the panasonic LUMIX dmc-fh27 is the compact digital camera you've all been waiting for. the fh27 point-and-shoot boasts a generous 3.0-inch LCD screen, a 16.1-megapixel sensor, 8x optical zoom and 720p HD video recording. there is also panasonic's fantastic intelligent auto mode for fully automated photographs without the hassle, and a powerful venus engine VI image processor. other great features include face detection, optical image stabilization and intelligent scene selector and much, much m
Introduction
Has a built-in flash
Has an image stabilizer
Summary

How Big is the Panasonic DMC-FH27?

The Panasonic DMC-FH27 is 99.06mm wide and 55.88mm tall. It is 27.94mm deep and weighs 142g.

Panasonic DMC-FH27 front dimensions
Panasonic DMC-FH27 size in context

Panasonic DMC-FH27 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Great Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $237.88 it is still cheaper than 75% of cameras.

Features

Average Megapixels

The DMC-FH27's sensor megapixels of 16.1MP is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 59% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on cameras.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The DMC-FH27's optical zoom of 8x is bigger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 35% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Panasonic DMC-FH27 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels camera, which is the most common resolution. Across all digital cameras the best resolution is 3840 x 3840 pixels and the worst is 160 x 120 pixels. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The DMC-FH27 has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of digital cameras.

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Average Camera Shutter Speed

The camera shutter speed of the DMC-FH27 of 0.000625s is relatively standard compared to most other cameras. It is faster than 43% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Panasonic DMC-FH27 has a built-in flash. 68% of digital cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Very Light

Cameras have weights of between 50g and 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The DMC-FH27's weight of only 142g is lighter than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lightest 29% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The lowest display resolution of cameras is 23,000 pixels, the highest is 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels. The DMC-FH27's display resolution of only 230,000 pixels is in the lowest 25% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Panasonic DMC-FH27 supports video capability, which is unusual. 67% of cameras do not support video capability.

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Does Not Have a Video Out

The DMC-FH27 does not have a video out, although this is within the context that 100% of cameras also do not have a video out.

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Only 640 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the DMC-FH27 is 640 x 480. That's 90% lower still image resolution than a 1712 x 1712 camera, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by cameras. Cameras resolutions range from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Has a Touchscreen

The DMC-FH27 has a touchscreen. 83% of cameras do not have a touchscreen.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Panasonic DMC-FH27's display diagonal of 3" is pretty standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 70% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Panasonic DMC-FH27 of 4x is pretty average compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 78% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the DMC-FH27 of only 0.429" is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is smaller than 86% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. Across all the digital cameras the image sensor sizes range from 0.25" to 1.5", and the average image sensor size is 0.47".

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Features Calendar

The DMC-FH27 features calendar, unlike 87% of cameras which do not feature calendar.

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Bigger Than Average Internal Memory

The Panasonic DMC-FH27's internal memory of 70MB is in the biggest 25% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. Across all the cameras the internal memory range from 1MB to 700MB, and the average internal memory is 50MB.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

panasonic dmcfh27s, panasonic dmcfh27r, panasonic dmcfh27k

Barcodes:

00885170031043

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