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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 Digital Camera

$584.99
Bridge Camera 12.1MP 24x Jan 2016
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Eight industry awards
Good technical features
Reasonably priced
107 Reviews + 8 Awards
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Reviews

Eight Industry Awards

The writers at review sites Pcauthority.com.au and Pricerunner.se both endorse this Panasonic camera and have given it their "Recommended" award.

This low megapixel digital camera received an "Editor's Choice" award from both review sites Photoreview.com.au and Reviewed.com, both of which decided that this Panasonic camera was terrific.

This camera received a "Highly Recommended" award from review sites 3dGameMan.com who concluded that this low megapixel digital camera was very good.

This Panasonic digital camera received a "5 Star" award from both Digital Versus and 01net.com and it received a "High Functionality" award from Ua.gecid.com.

Good Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this Panasonic camera is 88 out of 100 based on nineteen expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, Digital Versus, webnews.it and pcauthority.com.au. This means that experts think this digital camera is one of the very best cameras of a comparable age and type.

Excellent User Reviews

Based on 91 user reviews this digital camera has an exceptional average user rating. 51 reviewers gave this digital camera either 4 or 5 stars and 95% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Panasonic Has Good Digital Camera Reviews

We checked 8,853 owner and expert reviews (including 695 verified purchases) for Panasonic digital cameras and found that on average Panasonic has good ratings. We also found that Panasonic has good ratings specifically for its low megapixel digital cameras. 95% of those that bought a Panasonic digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Support

Good Support

Four customers thought it had good technical guidance. This month Michel wrote in his review of this digital camera on Bhphotovideo.com “Better manual focusing” and scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Torontojim mentioned on Bhphotovideo.com “Manual focusing is great”. Chip wrote on Bhphotovideo.com “Wish there was a full paper manual, there is so much that it can do” and scored it a maximum of 5 stars.


Weight & Dimensions

Excellent Photo and Video Quality for a Smallsensor Compact

Seven owners who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it was compact. Two years ago Bhphotovideo.com mentioned “Small Compact” in their review of this digital camera. Expert website Photoreview.com.au mentioned “The FZ300 should please travellers who want for a single camera that is relatively compact and light to carry” in their review of this digital camera. Dpexpert.com.au mentioned “This camera embodies the virtues of Panasonic's standard-setting compact LX7 and adds the phenomenal 4K video recording” in their review of this digital camera.

Six owners who purchased it reckoned that it was heavy and bulky. Video Producer. said in their review of this digital camera in April last year “Some reviewer said the body of the Lumix is "bulky” . Bill P mentioned on Bhphotovideo.com two years ago “Heavier thus steadier”. Geoman said in their review of this digital camera “The only negative for me is that it is a little heavier and bulkier than the FZ200”.

Four owners who reviewed this digital camera considered that it was a good body shape. Last year Cnet.com wrote on CNET.com “Its body is weather resistant” and gave this digital camera a rating of 4 stars out of 5. Cnet.com also mentioned “Comfortable body and control layout” in their review. Bhphotovideo.com said “Nice Body Color” in their review of this digital camera.

Two owners who purchased it considered that it was lightweight. Nikon User mentioned in their review of this digital camera on Bhphotovideo.com “Playing around with it, seems like it has alot of potential to be a great travel camera! Lightweight.”. D Chakravarti scored it 80 out of 100 and wrote “It is lightweight and compact, takes 52mm filters” in their review of this digital camera.

One customer reckoned that this digital camera was good structurally. One owner mentioned in their reviews that it was a good size. Kiminwnc wrote two years ago “Pro 25-600MM in a nice size body WITH constant 2.8 ! This is a major plus for me The size” .

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Heavy

With a weight of 640 grams, the Lumix DMC-FZ300 is one of the heavier cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to this camera amongst cameras of this age. Digital cameras of a similar age and type to this digital camera have weights of between 18g and 1kg.

Alternative cameras with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the Olympus Stylus 1 (402g) which also has a higher rating.

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Viewfinder

Very High Magnification

With a magnification of 3.88 times zoom factor, the Lumix DMC-FZ300 has one of the highest magnifications amongst low megapixel digital cameras of this age. The lowest magnification of low megapixel digital cameras that have been available for more than a year is 0.71x, the highest is 3.9x, and the average magnification is 1.5x.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Microphone in

The Lumix DMC-FZ300 has a microphone in. Most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been available for more than a year also have a microphone in.

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Has an HDMI

The Lumix DMC-FZ300 has an HDMI. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to this camera also have an HDMI.

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Supports PictBridge

The Lumix DMC-FZ300 supports PictBridge, as do most of the other cameras of a similar spec and age to this camera.

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Display

Has a Touchscreen

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 has a touchscreen, unlike most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to this camera which do not have a touchscreen.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Lumix DMC-FZ300 has a vari-angle LCD display. Most of the other digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to this camera do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Fairly High Display Resolution (numeric)

The average display resolution (numeric) of cameras of this age and type is 570,000 pixels, and the display resolutions (numeric) range from 1 pixels to 1,100,000 pixels. At 1,040,000 pixel, the Lumix DMC-FZ300 has a fairly high display resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to this digital camera.

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Average Display Diagonal

At 3 inches, the Lumix DMC-FZ300 has a relatively typical display diagonal compared to most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been available for more than a year.

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Packaging Content

Has a Battery Charger Included

The Lumix DMC-FZ300 has a battery charger included, as do most of the other comparable spec cameras that came out more than a year ago.

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Has a Batteries Included

The Lumix DMC-FZ300 has a batteries included. Most of the other cameras of a comparable type and age to this camera also have a batteries included.

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Has an AC Adapter Included

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 has an AC adapter included, as do most of the other cameras of a comparable spec and age to this digital camera.

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Technical Details

Has a Self-Timer

The Lumix DMC-FZ300 has a self-timer, as do most of the other digital cameras of this type and age.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Lumix DMC-FZ300 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and type to this camera.

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Camera

Features Brightness Adjustment

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 features brightness adjustment. Most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this digital camera also feature brightness adjustment.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Lumix DMC-FZ300 features contrast adjustment. Most of the other similar spec cameras that have been available for more than a year also feature contrast adjustment.

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Supports Direct Printing

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 supports direct printing. Most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to this camera also support direct printing.

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The Lumix DMC-FZ300 features saturation adjustment, as do most of the other cameras of this spec and age.

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 features multi burst mode. Most of the other cameras of a similar age and spec to this digital camera also feature multi burst mode.

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Supports Live View

The Lumix DMC-FZ300 supports live view. Most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to this camera also support live view.

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Features Histogram

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 features histogram. Most of the other cameras that were released more than a year ago also feature histogram.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 does not have a GPS (satellite), although it is worth noting that most of the other digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to this camera also do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Lens System

Fairly Big Optical Zoom

The average optical zoom of low megapixel digital cameras that were launched more than a year ago is 8.6x, and the optical zooms range from 1x to 30x. At 24 times zoom factor, the Lumix DMC-FZ300 has a fairly big optical zoom compared to most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to this camera.

If this camera optical zoom is not big enough for you then you might also want to look at the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ70 (30x).

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Fairly Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Across all the digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as this camera the maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) range from 82mm to 720mm, and the average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 370mm. At 720 millimeters, the Lumix DMC-FZ300 has a quite long maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that were launched around the same time as this digital camera.

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Five Aspheric Elements

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 is a five aspheric element camera.

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Very Small Minimum Aperture Number

At only 2.8, the Lumix DMC-FZ300 has a quite small minimum aperture number compared to most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that were released around the same time as this digital camera. Across all the similar spec cameras that are a comparable age to this camera the minimum aperture numbers range from 1.8 to 22, and the average minimum aperture number is 6.2.

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Average Digital Zoom

At 4 times zoom factor, the Lumix DMC-FZ300 has a pretty average digital zoom compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that have been around for more than a year.

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Features

Good Technical Features

Seventeen people wrote in their reviews that it had good features. P. Floyd said on Bhphotovideo.com “The FZ300 has a huge amount of features” in their review of this digital camera however they only gave it a score of 3 stars out of 5. Tmuss gave it a score of the highest possible rating of 5 stars and said in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 on Bhphotovideo.com “The FZ300 kept all the good features of the FZ200”. Stillframepictures mentioned on Bhphotovideo.com “Try finding a lens by itself that has those features for what this camera costs! As far as event shooting goes” and gave it a rating of the highest possible rating of 5 stars.


Picture Quality

Has an Image Stabilizer

The Lumix DMC-FZ300 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other digital cameras that came out more than a year ago do not have an image stabilizer.

There are a number of alternative cameras which also have an image stabilizer which you might also want to look at including the Nikon D90 ($749.99), or the Canon PowerShot G16 ($455.86).

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4000 X 3000 Still Image Resolution

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 has a 4000 x 3000 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 640 x 480 still image resolution(s) found on most digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This Panasonic camera also have still image resolution(s) of 3264 x 2448, 2048 x 1536, 2048 x 1360, 4000 x 2248, 3840 x 2160, 1920 x 1080, 2992 x 2992 and 2448 x 2448 and 1920 x 1920.

A 4000 x 3000 still image resolution(s) is in fact the best still image resolution across all low megapixel digital cameras that have been around for more than a year.

Across comparable types of digital camera the worst still image resolution is 640 x 480.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

The Lumix DMC-FZ300 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to this camera.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other digital cameras which support Wi-Fi currently available including because of it's better review score, the Olympus Stylus 1.

Alternative cameras which also support Wi-Fi that you might also want to consider include the Canon PowerShot G16 ($455.86), or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ70.

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Other Features

Supports Video Capability

supports video capability

The Lumix DMC-FZ300 supports video capability. Most of the other digital cameras that are a comparable age to this digital camera also support video capability.

Other cameras which also support video capability that you might want to look at include the Nikon D90 ($749.99).

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 has a built-in flash. Most of the other cameras that have been around for around the same time as this camera also have a built-in flash.

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras with a built-in flash and we think the Olympus Stylus 1 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

There are a number of alternative digital cameras which also have a built-in flash which you might want to look at including the Nikon D90 ($749.99), or the Canon PowerShot G16 ($455.86).

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Good Flash

Four customers mentioned in their reviews that the product had a good flash. Kiminwnc said on Walmart.com “Flash/vignetting? I wasn't sure how I'd feel about the touch screen”.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

Seven customers wrote in their reviews that the product had a good screen. Tamnsteve said “It is Quick, does Great Video takes good photos, not to bulky, has that water resistant peace of mind, has the tilt our articulating screen that is also touch screen” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 review and gave the product a rating of 4 stars out of 5. Mestizofilipino wrote on Walmart.com “However, with the camera that I ended up with, I do miss having that fully articulated screen very much”. Mestizofilipino also mentioned “Fully articulate screen - Seriously, take pictures above your head, below your knees, landscape” in their review.

Five customers who purchased this digital camera said that it had an electronic viewfinder. S rated this digital camera a maximum of 5 stars and mentioned “The EVF is fantastic and the software greatly enhanced”. Panoguy gave it a rating of 4 stars out of 5 and said “The tracking AF actually works! What really makes the FZ300 a joy to use is the gigantic and very detailed EVF, along with the fully-articulated” in their review of this digital camera. Tmuss mentioned on Bhphotovideo.com “Weather sealing, focus wheel on lens barrel, great stabilization, improved EVF, fast and accurate auto focus”.

Three people who purchased it agreed that it had a good viewfinder. This month Michel said “Very clear view finder”. Two years ago Masterdon wrote “We like the view finder to frame the pictures”.

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4K Video and 4K Photo

Twenty-three people considered that the product was good for video recording. 3dgameman.com said on 3dGameMan.com two years ago “Obiettivo 25600mm 2.8, ottima qualit costruttiva, rapida nelle prestazioni, video 4K, grande profondit di controllo”. 3dgameman.com also said “And 4K video is stellar” in their review. 3dgameman.com also mentioned “The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 Digital Camera is weather resistant, comes with an excellent F2.8 25-600mm Leica lens, shoots amazing 4K video and outstanding stills” in their review.

Kraftfull Zoom

Twenty-two people said in their reviews that it had a good zoom. 3dgameman.com mentioned “24x optische zoom” in their review of this digital camera. 3dgameman.com also said “Kraftfull zoom” in their review. 3dgameman.com also mentioned “Zoom 24x 25600 mm 2.8 stabilis sur 5 axes” in their review.

Fifteen customers mentioned in their reviews that it had a good lens. 3dgameman.com wrote on 3dGameMan.com “Groot zoombereik met lichtsterke lens”. Cnet.com mentioned “The Panasonic Lumix F 300 has a bestinclass 24x 2.8 25600mm lens”. Pcauthority.com.au wrote in their review of this digital camera “With a very versatile f/2.8 Leica lens it's just as at home taking landscapes, portraits, or macro shots”.

Fourteen people who bought the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 agreed that it had a good autofocus. 3dgameman.com said on 3dGameMan.com “Focus tracking, exposure” in their review of this digital camera. Bhphotovideo.com mentioned “Fastaccurate auto-focus”. S mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Autofocus is fast”.

Six customers agreed that it had a good image stabiliser. Two years ago Bhphotovideo.com mentioned “Good Image Stabilization”. Expert website Dpexpert.com.au wrote in their review of this digital camera “The lens is a constant aperture f2.8 and there is five-axis stabilisation”. This month Michel said “Excellent Stabilizer” and scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

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Vido 4K Et Photo 4K

Fourty-eight owners thought this digital camera was able to produce good images. Digital Versus mentioned “4K video and 4K Photo” and rated the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars. 3dgameman.com said in their review of this digital camera two years ago “Vido 4K et photo 4K”. Expert website Dpreview.com mentioned “Image quality was very good”.

Six owners who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it was good in low light. Two years ago Bhphotovideo.com said “Good in Low Light” in their review of this digital camera. Slowmod mentioned on Bhphotovideo.com last year “Focus is extremely fast compared to my prior Nikon/lenses, images are much sharper, low light seems to be excellent so far too” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300. Mudman said on Bhphotovideo.com “In my amateur opinion it's the best bridge camera out there if you do a lot of hand held shooting, especially in low light, due to the fast lense”.

Six people wrote in their reviews that it had a good image sensor. Scott S. gave it a score of the highest possible rating of 5 stars and he said in his review of this digital camera on Bhphotovideo.com “The very fact that this camera exists, albeit with a small sensor, is amazing”. Two years ago P. Floyd said “For the money I would get the FZ1000 or Sony RX10(owned) that has a larger sensor” in their review of this digital camera but they only gave this digital camera a rating of 60 out of 100. Panoguy wrote last year “There are now 1" sensor superzoom "compacts”.

Four customers mentioned in their reviews that it had a good picture resolution. Cnet.com gave it a score of 4 stars out of 5 and wrote on CNET.com “Extensive shooting mode and setting options”. Scott S. said on Bhphotovideo.com “It should work the same way as continuous shooting, i.e” in his review of this digital camera. Mickeyc wrote last year “Having a great time learning and shooting with it” in their review of this digital camera.

One owner wrote that the product was good at handing highlights and shadows in pictures. Dpexpert.com.au said two years ago “The dynamic range is amazing with detail preserved in highlights and luminous shadows” .

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Design

Nice Design

Four owners mentioned that it was good looking. Expert review site Reviewed.com rated it 4 stars out of 5 and mentioned in their review of this digital camera “The superzoom race has been pretty straightforward”. 4ksports.net said “Pretty good camera it will hold me until I upgrade to an professional camcorder” in their review of this digital camera. Kevm wrote on Walmart.com “Used the pinpoint focus and multi-area focus, both were pretty good, with only a few times where I had to refocus on a subject” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 but in spite of that they only gave it a score of 3 stars out of 5.

Two customers wrote in their reviews that it was ergonomic. S wrote on Bhphotovideo.com “The ergonomics are much better”. Jpmccormac mentioned on Bhphotovideo.com last year “Ergonomics are excellent”.

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Dustproof

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 is dustproof, as are most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age.

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Excellent Photo and Video Quality for a Smallsensor Compact

Eighteen people who purchased it thought it was good quality. 3dgameman.com wrote in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 review “Image quality is very good, helped by the modest pixel count”. Cnet.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera on CNET.com “Excellent photo and video quality for a smallsensor compact” and gave it a score of 4 stars out of 5. Brisbanetimes.com.au said in their review of this digital camera “When we showed the video to serious photographer friends they were all amazed that such image quality was available at”.

Qualit De Construction

Six owners wrote in their reviews that the product was well made. 3dgameman.com said “Qualit de construction” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300. Scott S. wrote on Bhphotovideo.com “And good job on a built in flash that pops up high enough to get over it”. Robert mentioned “The FZ200 and the FZ100 and this one feels more solid and responsive”.

Four owners who reviewed it mentioned that it was strong and durable. Two years ago expert review site Photoreview.com.au said “The FZ300 improves upon that performance and also delivers higher resolution, better stabilisation and 4K movie recording in a more robust, weather”. Jungle Joe said on Bhphotovideo.com “This is one hell of a rugged camera, that with my military grade rugged laptop, will net me much more than what I paid B&H for these products”. Cj said on Bhphotovideo.com last year “It feels sturdy” and rated it the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

Two people considered that it was good at resisting water ingress. Bhphotovideo.com mentioned “Waterproof Dust Proof”. Jungle Joe wrote on Bhphotovideo.com “With this setup, I can move through the rain forests unhibited, knowing that the Lumix FZ-300 is the first power zoom bridge camera in the world that is waterproof”.

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Comfortable Body and Control Layout

Sixteen customers who reviewed it concluded that it was easy to use. Bhphotovideo.com said in their review of this digital camera “Easy To Use”. Bhphotovideo.com also said “Good Wifi Control” in their review. Dpreview.com mentioned “The flip-out LCD handy” in their review of this digital camera.

Five owners said in their reviews that this digital camera was easy to use the menus. Scott S. said on Bhphotovideo.com “Make sure your night settings are based off of P mode” and gave it a score of the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Planet El Cortez gave the product a rating of the highest possible rating of 5 stars and said in their review of this digital camera on Bhphotovideo.com “Am blown away by the deal and quality! Menus are easy! Rode's mike”. Jpmccormac mentioned on Bhphotovideo.com “Menus are detailed and do required some learning”.

One customer considered that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Digital Versus mentioned “Highres viewfinder is bright and comfortable” in their review of this digital camera. One customer thought the product was easy to handle. Last year Windy said in her review of this digital camera on Bhphotovideo.com “Much better handling and with some good advanced features including dust”.

One customer thought this digital camera was easy to setup. Bh wrote “The EVF and touchscreen make it easy to set up my focus and zoom without taking the camera away from my face” in their review of this digital camera.

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Audio

Acceptable Noise Level

Three people mentioned in their reviews that it was noisy. Stillframepictures gave the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 a score of a maximum of 5 stars and mentioned “The sensor is also noisy in low light”. Stillframepictures also mentioned “The image, albeit noisy, has the exact same color” in their review. Faster Than Speed of Light rated the product 4 stars out of 5 and said in April last year “The ISO is too noisy after 400”.

Two customers wrote that the product was quiet. Scott S. wrote on Bhphotovideo.com “So, they also disable flash with silent mode”. Scott S. also mentioned “For example, silent mode sounds great for wildlife photography” in his review.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Lumix DMC-FZ300 has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and spec to this camera.

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Video

Supports Video Recording

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 supports video recording. Most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that came out around the same time as this digital camera also support video recording.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over thirty times the video resolution of a 640 x 424 pixels camera, which is the most common video resolution supported by comparable spec cameras that were released around the same time as this digital camera. This Panasonic camera also support video resolutions of 640 x 480 pixels and 1280 x 720 pixels and 1920 x 1080 pixels. A video resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels is equivalent to 4K Ultra HD video. This has four times the detail of Full HD video. The video resolution of all digital cameras that are a comparable age to this digital camera ranges from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 4096 x 2160 pixels (best).

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over twenty-seven times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels camera, which is the most common video resolution. The best video resolution of all similar spec digital cameras that came out around the same time as this digital camera is 4096 x 2160 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Smart TV

Good Connectivity

One customer who purchased this digital camera said that it was easy to sync. Swordfish Media said “Which camera really does in low light? The onboard mic is great and will provide great sound for syncing and is decent at interviews” in their review of this digital camera and gave it a score of 4 stars out of 5.

One person thought it was good in terms of connectivity.

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Power

Good Battery Life

Six owners agreed that this digital camera had a good battery life. Stillframepictures wrote “Battery life is great” in their review of this digital camera and gave it a score of a maximum of 5 stars. Two years ago Oceanman47 said on Walmart.com “Battery is good I can take more than 300 pictures in one charge” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300. Inanna mentioned “I have had no issues with this at all - no need for repair or anything else, battery life is good”.


Other

Released Over a Year Ago

It was April 2017 when this Panasonic digital camera was released.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic pandmcfz300bk, panasonic dmcfz300bdl, panasonic dmcfz300k1, panasonic dmcfz300k2
Barcodes 00008.8517E+11, 00017308169278, 00616348060752, 00636983488049, 00636983488056, 00636983488063, 00636983488070, 00636983488087, 00636983488094, 00636983488100, 00636983488117, 00636983488124, 00636983492756, 00636983492763, 00841434105059, 00841434105066, 00885170254374, 05025232830657, 05025232830671

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