Close
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6
80 Images + 49 Videos
Share on

Loading image...

54

Overall Score

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6

$584.95
Trusted Reviews Recommended PhotographyBlog.com Highly Recommended Ephotozine Editor's Choice What Digital Camera Gold
A multi award winning 16.05 megapixel 10 times zoom factor digital camera
Bridge 16.05MP 10x Yes Jan 2014
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Factory Outlet Store
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 from Factory Outlet Store
$584.95
Checked 1 day ago
Go to Store
Factory Outlet Store
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 from Factory Outlet Store
$589.99
Checked 1 day ago
Go to Store
- Less from Factory Outlet Store
Overstock
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 from Overstock
$749.99
Checked 2 days ago
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?
3 Prices from 2 Stores | $584.95-$749.99
Get Price Alerts
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 Review

With excellent reviews, we have ranked the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 number 165 across all digital cameras.
100
43 Reviews + 12 Awards
45
Average
50
Good Features
Overall Score
54
Average

Why Has it Scored 54?

It has great expert reviews and very good user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this digital camera to others.
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 digital cameras 2017.
Customers report is easy to use.
This Panasonic digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in flash
Has a wrist strap
Very small digital zoom
Very low playback zoom (max)

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up.
There is a 72% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 Video Reviews


How Big is the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6?

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 is 122.45mm wide and 84.6mm tall. It is 71.4mm deep and weighs 340g.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 front dimensions

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 size in context

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

12 Industry Awards

Experts love this camera and have given it 12 awards.

This digital camera was given a "Highly Recommended" award by websites Ljudochbild.se, Camera Labs and PhotographyBlog.com all of whom decided that this camera was great.

This Panasonic digital camera received a "Recommended" award from websites Pocket Lint, Trusted Reviews and Vido.com.ua all of whom thought that this Panasonic camera was very good.

The experts at three additional expert review sites all decided that this digital camera was marvellous and gave it their highest award. Ephotozine, Techradar and Technopat.net all gave this camera an "Editor's Choice" award.

The experts at two additional expert review sites endorsed this Panasonic digital camera. This Panasonic camera received a "Best Buy" award from website Expert Reviews and it received a "Gold" award from review website What Digital Camera.

One more expert review site decided that this digital camera was very good. 01net.com gave this camera a "5 Star" award.

Expert Reviews Are Good

On average, based on 38 expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, What Digital Camera, Trusted Reviews and Ephotozine the average expert rating of this digital camera is 86 out of 100. This puts this Panasonic digital camera in the top 11% of all the cameras when ranked by average expert review score.

View all expert reviews

Panasonic Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

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

Customers Report it is Easy to Use

Three people who purchased it said that it was easy to use.

Customers Report it is a Good Size

Two people thought the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 was compact.

  • There are cheaper compact system camera a…
    T3.com May 2013
  • This category caters to those who wants to have a compact camera in h…

Value For Money

Average Priced

After checking the price of 417 digital cameras they range in price from $29 to $6,895. We think that this digital camera has an average price compared to other digital cameras.

Price Has Gone Up by $35 (6%)

There was a cheaper price of $549.95 at Factory Outlet Store 50 days ago.

Sign up to price alerts to be notified when the price goes back down.

Chart Hide Chart View full price history

Features

Average Megapixel

The Lumix DMC-G6 has a pretty average megapixel (16.05 megapixels) compared to most of the other cameras.

What does "megapixels" mean? Less Edit

Average Weight

With a weight of 340 grams, the Lumix DMC-G6 has a relatively average weight compared to most of the other cameras.

What does "weight" mean? Less Edit

Average Optical Zoom

At 10 times zoom factor, the Lumix DMC-G6 has a fairly standard optical zoom compared to most of the other cameras.

What does "optical zoom" mean? Less Edit

Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 has a built-in flash. Most of the other cameras also have a built-in flash.

What is a built-in flash? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 3 inches, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 has a pretty typical display diagonal compared to most of the other cameras.

What does "display diagonal" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Wrist Strap

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 has a wrist strap. Most of the other cameras also have a wrist strap.

What is a wrist strap? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Lumix DMC-G6 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), as do most of the other digital cameras.

What is Near Field Communication (NFC)? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Very Small Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of only 4 times zoom factor, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 has a fairly small digital zoom compared to most of the other cameras. The smallest digital zoom of cameras is 0.72x, the biggest is 810x, and the average digital zoom is 11x.

What does "digital zoom" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Features Saturation Adjustment

The Lumix DMC-G6 features saturation adjustment, as do most of the other digital cameras.

What is saturation adjustment? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Features Noise Reduction

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 features noise reduction, as do most of the other cameras.

What is noise reduction? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Lumix DMC-G6 has a vari-angle LCD display, as do most of the other cameras.

What is a vari-angle LCD display? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Features Calendar

The Lumix DMC-G6 features calendar, as do most of the other cameras.

What is calendar? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Microphone in

The Lumix DMC-G6 has a microphone in. Most of the other cameras also have a microphone in.

What is a microphone in? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Lumix DMC-G6 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other cameras.

What is a built-in speaker(s)? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports Direct Printing

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 supports direct printing. Most of the other digital cameras also support direct printing.

What is direct printing? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Four Aspherical Lenses

The Lumix DMC-G6 is a four aspherical lens camera.

What does "aspherical lens" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Features Multi Burst Mode

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 features multi burst mode. Most of the other digital cameras also feature multi burst mode.

What is multi burst mode? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Quite High Magnification

Across all the cameras the magnifications range from 0.15x to 100x, and the average magnification is 2.6x. The Lumix DMC-G6 has a quite high magnification (1.4 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other digital cameras.

What does "magnification" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports Live View

The Lumix DMC-G6 supports live view. Most of the other digital cameras also support live view.

What is live view? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has an Anti-Dust Function

The Lumix DMC-G6 has an anti-dust function. Most of the other cameras also have an anti-dust function.

What is an anti-dust function? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Features Multi-Shot Function

The Lumix DMC-G6 features multi-shot function. Most of the other cameras also feature multi-shot function.

What is multi-shot function? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

What does "maximum video resolution" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Very Low Playback Zoom (max)

With a playback zoom (max) of only 4 times zoom factor, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 has one of the lower playback zoom (max) amongst cameras of this age. The lowest playback zoom (max) of cameras is 1x and the highest is 30x.

What does "playback zoom (max)" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has an HDMI Port

The Lumix DMC-G6 has an HDMI port. Most of the other digital cameras also have an HDMI port.

What is an HDMI port? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has an Image Stabilizer

The Lumix DMC-G6 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other cameras also have an image stabilizer.

What is an image stabilizer? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The Lumix DMC-G6 has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s) which is higher than most cameras. Most cameras have a 640 x 480 still image resolution(s). This Panasonic digital camera also have still image resolution(s) of 4608 x 3072, 3456 x 3456, 4608 x 2592, 3264 x 2448, 3264 x 2176, 3264 x 1840, 2448 x 2448, 1712 x 1712, 1824 x 1368, 1824 x 1216 and 1920 x 1080 and 1824 x 1024. Across all cameras the still image resolution ranges from S: (3:2) 2496 x 1664 / (16:9) 2496 x 1408 / (1:1) 1664 x 1664 to 6016 x 4000.

What does "still image resolution" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Tripod Mountable

The Lumix DMC-G6 has a tripod mountable. Most of the other cameras also have a tripod mountable.

What is a tripod mount? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Fairly Large Maximum Aperture Number

The smallest maximum aperture number of cameras is 1.8, the largest is 130, and the average maximum aperture number is 11. At 22, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 has a fairly large maximum aperture number compared to most of the other cameras.

What does "maximum aperture number" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Shoe Mounting Point

The Lumix DMC-G6 has a shoe mounting point. Most of the other cameras also have a shoe mounting point.

What is a shoe mounting point? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Very Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of cameras is 300mm, and the maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) range from 2.3mm to 2,000mm. With a maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 84 millimeters, the Lumix DMC-G6 has one of the shorter maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) amongst digital cameras of this age.

What does "maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Wind Filter

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 has a wind filter, as do most of the other digital cameras.

What is a wind filter? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Lumix DMC-G6 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of the most common video resolutions of 1280 x 720 pixels (which is also supported by this Panasonic digital camera). This digital camera also supports a video resolutions of 640 x 480 pixels. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail. Across all cameras the best video resolution is 4096 x 2160 pixels and the worst is 320 x 120 pixels.

What does "video resolution" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

3D

The Lumix DMC-G6 is 3D, as are most of the other cameras.

What does "3D" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Features Brightness Adjustment

The Lumix DMC-G6 features brightness adjustment, as do most of the other cameras.

What is brightness adjustment? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Features Contrast Adjustment

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 features contrast adjustment, as do most of the other digital cameras.

What is contrast adjustment? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports Dioptic Correction

The Lumix DMC-G6 supports dioptic correction. Most of the other digital cameras also support dioptic correction.

What is dioptic correction? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports Wi-Fi

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other cameras also support Wi-Fi.

What is Wi-Fi? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Fairly Large Minimum Aperture Number

The average minimum aperture number of cameras is 3.4, and the minimum aperture numbers range from -2 to 22. With a minimum aperture number of 3.5, the Lumix DMC-G6 has one of the larger minimum aperture numbers amongst cameras of this age.

What does "minimum aperture number" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Touchscreen

The Lumix DMC-G6 has a touchscreen, which is unusual. Most of the other digital cameras do not have a touchscreen.

What is a touchscreen? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Quite Small Eye Relief

The average eye relief of cameras is 19mm. The Lumix DMC-G6 has a fairly small eye relief (only 17.5 millimeters) compared to most of the other cameras.

What does "eye relief" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Quite High Display Resolution (numeric)

With a display resolution (numeric) of 1,040,000 pixel, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 has a quite high display resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other cameras. The display resolutions (numeric) of cameras range from 3 pixels to 16,000,000 pixels.

What does "display resolution" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was January 2014 when this Panasonic camera was released.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers vhbw 1000mah
Barcodes 00617689551169, 00617689551176, 00617689551183, 00617689551190, 00885170132184, 04250667359287, 05025232732982, 05025232747689, 05025232748259, 05025232748266, 05025232748310, 05025232748419, 05025232748587, 05025232748600, 05025232748907, 05025232748914, 05025232750887, 05025232750917, 05025232750931, 05025232794461

Other Popular Comparisons With The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6

Frequently Asked Questions About the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6

Vastly higher display resolution (numeric)
A bit better user reviews
84% bigger optical zoom
$10 More Expensive
$124 Cheaper
Vastly higher display resolution (numeric)
Higher megapixel
Smaller maximum aperture number

Feedback