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Panasonic DMC-FH8V

A critically acclaimed and fully featured 16.1 megapixel 5 times zoom factor camera
Compact 16.1MP 5x Yes Feb 2012
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

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Panasonic DMC-FH8V Review

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34
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 34?

It has great expert reviews with an average expert rating of 90%.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2017.
This Panasonic digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
1" image sensor size
Very light
Does not support Full HD video
Not waterproof

Panasonic DMC-FH8V In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Excellent Expert Reviews

This camera received a score of 90 out of 100 from camera expert review website bondfaro.com.br. Experts think this Panasonic camera is one of the very best digital cameras.

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Panasonic Has Very Good Reviews for Its Cameras

Based on 11,202 owner and expert reviews (including 2,725 verified purchases), Panasonic has very good ratings for its cameras. Panasonic also has very good ratings specifically for its cameras compared to other brands. 95% of those that bought a Panasonic digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Average Megapixel

With a megapixel of 16.1 megapixels, the DMC-FH8V has a pretty typical megapixel compared to most of the other digital cameras.

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1" Image Sensor Size

This camera has an 1|1/2.3|1/2.33" image sensor size, which is the most frequently found image sensor size on digital cameras.

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Very Light

The lightest digital camera is 1g , the heaviest is 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. With a weight of only 106 grams, the DMC-FH8V is one of the lighter cameras amongst cameras of this age.

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Average Optical Zoom

With an optical zoom of 5 times zoom factor, the DMC-FH8V has a relatively typical optical zoom compared to most of the other cameras.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The DMC-FH8V has a built-in flash. Most of the other digital cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Average Display Diagonal

The DMC-FH8V has a fairly average display diagonal (3 inches) compared to most of the other cameras.

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2/3"" Optical Sensor Size

This digital camera has a 2/3"|1/2"|1/2.3"|1/2.33"" optical sensor size, which is typical of many cameras. 8.80 x 6.60mm.

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Features Calendar

The DMC-FH8V features calendar. Most of the other cameras also feature calendar.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The DMC-FH8V does not support Full HD video, unlike most of the other cameras.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The DMC-FH8V has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other cameras.

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Average Digital Zoom

At 4 times zoom factor, the DMC-FH8V has a relatively standard digital zoom compared to most of the other cameras.

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Quite Small Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture numbers of cameras range from -2 to 22, and the average minimum aperture number is 3.4. With a minimum aperture number of only 2.5, the Panasonic DMC-FH8V has a quite small minimum aperture number compared to most of the other cameras.

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Not Waterproof

The DMC-FH8V is not waterproof, unlike most of the other digital cameras which are waterproof.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The DMC-FH8V supports video capability. Most of the other digital cameras also support video capability.

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Eight Aspherical Lenses

The Panasonic DMC-FH8V is a eight aspherical lens camera.

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Features Face Detection

The DMC-FH8V features face detection. Most of the other digital cameras also feature face detection.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The DMC-FH8V has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 640 x 480 still image resolution(s) found on most cameras. This camera also have still image resolution(s) of 4608 x 3072, 3456 x 3456, 4608 x 2592, 3648 x 2736 and 2560 x 1920 and 2048 x 1536. The best still image resolution of all digital cameras is 6016 x 4000 and the worst is S: (3:2) 2496 x 1664 / (16:9) 2496 x 1408 / (1:1) 1664 x 1664.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This Panasonic camera was released in February 2012.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic dmcfh8k, panasonic dmcfh8r, panasonic dmcfh8n, panasonic dmcfh8s, panasonic dmcfh8v
Barcodes 00885170069251, 00885170069275, 00885170069282, 00885170069299, 04984824948914

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