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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5

$304.95
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5
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Compact 16.1MP 4.6x Yes Feb 2013
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5 Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have ranked the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5 number 145 across all digital cameras and number 261 in best selling cameras.
93
Reviews
142 Reviews + 9 Awards
91
Value for Money
Excellent
82
Features
Fully-Featured
85
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 85?

It has good expert reviews and very good user reviews with an average overall rating of 83%, based on 142 reviews.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2018.
This Panasonic digital camera has some great features:
Very small optical zoom
Average minimum aperture number
Has an image stabilizer
Has a built-in flash
Waterproof, shockproof, freezeproof, dustproof and pressure resistance\
1080/50p full HD video recording in AVCHD progressive\
Wi-Fi functions and NFC (near field communication)\
High image quality with 16.1-megapixel high sensitivity MOS sensor\
GPS and GLONASS (global navigation satellite system)\
Red color reproduction for beautiful underwater shots\

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5 Video Reviews

How Big is the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5?

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5 is 109.2mm wide and 67.4mm tall. It is 28.9mm deep and weighs 188g.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5 front dimensions
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5 size in context

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Great Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $304.95 it is still in the cheapest 34% of cameras.

Features

Only 3456 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Lumix DMC-FT5 is 3456 x 3456 pixels. That's 25% lower image resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most common resolution. Across all cameras the best resolution is 8256 x 6192 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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Average Megapixels

The Lumix DMC-FT5's sensor megapixels of 16.1MP is pretty average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 59% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The Lumix DMC-FT5's optical zoom of only 4.6x is in the smallest 30% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on cameras.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Lumix DMC-FT5's minimum aperture number of 3.3 is relatively standard compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 15% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Lumix DMC-FT5's maximum ISO sensitivity of 6,400 is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 45% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Lumix DMC-FT5 has an image stabilizer. 78% of cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Average Weight

The weight of the Lumix DMC-FT5 of 188g is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is heavier than 56% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Lumix DMC-FT5 has a built-in flash. 68% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Has an Anti-Dust Function

The Lumix DMC-FT5 has an anti-dust function, which is unusual. 90% of cameras do not have an anti-dust function.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Lumix DMC-FT5 has a built-in speaker(s). 92% of cameras do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has a Shock Resistant

The Lumix DMC-FT5 has a shock resistant. 96% of cameras do not have a shock resistant.

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Only 480 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5 supports a maximum still image resolution of 480 x 480. That's 92% lower still image resolution than the most common resolution of 1712 x 1712. Cameras resolutions range from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5 supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. 69% of cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The Lumix DMC-FT5 supports video capability. 67% of cameras do not support video capability.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Lumix DMC-FT5's digital zoom of 4x is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 51% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Lumix DMC-FT5 has a self-timer, unlike 82% of digital cameras which do not have a self-timer.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Lumix DMC-FT5 of 3" is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 79% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Image Sensor Size

Digital cameras have image sensor sizes of between 0.25" and 1.5", and the average image sensor size is 0.47". The Lumix DMC-FT5's image sensor size of only 0.429" is smaller than 83% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Features Calendar

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5 features calendar. 87% of cameras do not feature calendar.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Lumix DMC-FT5 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), which is unusual. 87% of digital cameras do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Shock Proof

The Lumix DMC-FT5 is shock proof, unlike 97% of cameras which are not shock proof.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1280 x 720|640 x 480 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Has a USB Connectivity

The Lumix DMC-FT5 has a USB connectivity. 87% of cameras do not have a USB connectivity.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5's internal memory of only 15MB is in the smallest 18% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The average internal memory of all cameras is 50MB, with the smallest being 1MB and the biggest being 700MB.

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Supports Direct Printing

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5 supports direct printing, unlike 89% of cameras which do not support direct printing.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

The Lumix DMC-FT5 does not feature bluetooth, although this is within the context that 95% of cameras also do not feature bluetooth.

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Waterproof

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5 is waterproof. 92% of cameras are not waterproof.

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Longer Than Average Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5's minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 28mm is longer than 87% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Features Face Detection

The Lumix DMC-FT5 features face detection. 88% of cameras do not feature face detection.

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Dustproof

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5 is dustproof, unlike 93% of cameras which are not dustproof.

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3D

The Lumix DMC-FT5 is 3D, which is unusual. 90% of cameras are not 3D.

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Has a GPS (satellite)

GPS (satellite)

The Lumix DMC-FT5 has a GPS (satellite), which is unusual. 89% of cameras do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Higher Than Average Waterproof Up to

The waterproof up to of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5 of 13m is higher than 66% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The waterproof (up to) of cameras range from 3m to 100m, and the average waterproof up to is 14m.

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Has a Wind Filter

The Lumix DMC-FT5 has a wind filter, which is unusual. 96% of cameras do not have a wind filter.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5 has an HDMI port, which is unusual. 73% of cameras do not have an HDMI port.

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370 Battery Life

The Lumix DMC-FT5 is a digital camera that takes 370 shots battery life.

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Features Noise Reduction

The Lumix DMC-FT5 features noise reduction, which is unusual. 91% of cameras do not feature noise reduction.

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Has an Electronic Compass

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5 has an electronic compass, unlike 98% of cameras which do not have an electronic compass.

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The Lumix DMC-FT5 features multi burst mode, which is unusual. 87% of cameras do not feature multi burst mode.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

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