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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 Digital Camera

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16.05MP 1.4x Live MOS Jul 2014
Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Sensor Type Release Date
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Ten Industry Awards

Experts rave about this Panasonic camera and have given it ten awards.

PhotographyBlog.com, Camera Labs and Ljudochbild.se all said that this camera was great and gave it their "Highly Recommended" award.

This bridge camera camera was given an "Editor's Choice" award by both Ephotozine and Techradar, both of which said that this camera was fantastic.

Trusted Reviews and Pocket Lint both wrote that concluded that they would recommend this camera and gave it their "Recommended" award.

Two additional expert review sites thought that this bridge camera camera was good. This camera received a "Best Buy" award from Expert Reviews who said it was was good and it received a "Gold" award from What Digital Camera who wrote it was terrific.

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Good Expert Reviews

This digital camera has an average expert rating of 85 out of 100 based on thirty-five expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine and Trusted Reviews. This puts this camera in the top 8% of all the digital cameras of a similar age and spec when ranked by average expert review score.

Good Quality Lens

Some Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 owners reckoned that it had a good autofocus. Ephotozine mentioned in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 “Continuous autofocus still not quite there, no image quality improvement compared to predecessor, chunkier buildsize won't suit all, no ISO 100 sensitivity” . Ephotozine also mentioned “Fast single autofocus which works under very low light”. Tech.uk.msn.com said “Fast focus, fun features”.

A number of Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 owners who purchased the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 thought it had a good lens. Joyfully Buying from Amazon rated it as excellent and mentioned on Amazon in January last year “I've chosen the version with the combined standard / telephoto lens as saves me changing lens / carrying the other round with me”. Williams mentioned on Amazon “The lens is a perfect match for this camera” in his review and rated it 5 stars. Williams also mentioned “Match this unit with a 45mm bright portrait lens [I have the Olympus lens]”.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had a good zoom. Williams said “For a versatile 10x zoom and camera combination, I doubt you will find better” in his review of this digital camera.

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Good Size

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 owners who reviewed the product mentioned that it was compact. Whatdigitalcamera.com wrote in their review of this digital camera on expert website What Digital Camera “The Panasonic G6 is a continuation of a successful series of Compact”. Ephotozine said in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 review “Light and Compact”. Ephotozine also wrote “DSLRstyle handling yet compact camera approachabilit”.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

A few people who purchased the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 concluded that it had a good viewfinder. Ephotozine mentioned in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 review “The improved swivelling touchscreen and viewfinder are excellent” . Smh.com.au wrote “It has a high-resolution electronic viewfinder and a swivelling touch-enabled LCD” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6. Four years ago expert review site Digitalone.com.sg said “It looks like a DSLR because the built-in Oled electronic viewfinder, or”.

A number of customers who reviewed it considered that it had an electronic viewfinder. Dxomark.com wrote “The firm's $750 mid-range EVF equipped model sitting above the entry-level finder-less DMC-GF6 yet beneath the mighty video-maker's favorite DMC-GH3”.

A number of Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 owners thought this digital camera had a good screen. Williams mentioned “It is too easy to hit the 'display' button and 'white balance' button on the back” in his review and scored the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 very highly. Ephotozine mentioned in their review “Fully articulating screen”.

Some customers who reviewed the product considered that it was mirrorless. Ephotozine said “Bridge formfactor goes against the compact nature of mirrorless cameras, which might deter some users” in their review. Expert review site Techtree.com wrote four years ago “The pioneers of Mirrorless Compact Camera System, often called “The DSLM”, have a successor to their popular G5” in their review of this digital camera and scored the product 4 stars.

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Good Technical Features

A number of Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 owners who bought the product agreed that it had good features. Expert review site Pocket-Lint.com mentioned in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 review four years ago “When it comes to value for money and feature set the G6 is more packed with featu” and scored it 5 stars.

Easy to Use

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 reviewers wrote in their reviews that it was easy to use. Williams mentioned on Amazon “It is very comprehensively specified yet as simple to use as you want it to be”. Two years ago Ephotozine wrote “OLED viewfinder is nicer to use”. Ephotozine also said “Can't use Creative Control options in advanced exposure modes”.

Some Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 reviewers who reviewed it thought it was easy to handle.

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Panasonic Has Good Reviews for Its Digital Cameras

Panasonic is one of the better rated digital camera manufacturers according to average reviews from users and experts, and Panasonic also has good ratings for its bridge camera digital cameras.

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Good Video Capture

A number of Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 owners reckoned that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 was good for video recording. Williams mentioned in his review “Nobody does video better than Panasonic”. Ephotozine said in their review two years ago “Impressive video”. Expertreviews.co.uk wrote on expert website Expert Reviews “An accomplished all-rounder that excels for video capture”.

Robust

Several customers thought this digital camera was well made. Ephotozine said in their review of this digital camera two years ago “Solid build” . Four years ago Techradar.com said on Techradar “The Panasonic G6 is built following the Micro Four Thirds standard”.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 owner who purchased this digital camera thought it was strong and durable. Techradar.com/au/ mentioned in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 “It may lack a few of the features and the rugged build of the Panasonic GH3.” .

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Good Quality Pictures

Seven people concluded that it was able to produce good images. Ephotozine said two years ago “Well saturated colours and warm feel to image, tilt and swivel rear LC” . Ephotozine also mentioned “Warm, rich, detailed pics”. Expert website Techmagnifier.com wrote “A great camera is the one which can take great pictures.” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 review.

Several customers considered that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 had a good image sensor. Expert website Ephotozine.com said “Features a 16 megapixel sensor, 4K video recording, plus a number of improvements over the Panasonic Lumix G6 that it replaces”. Ephotozine mentioned in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 “EVF comes with builtin eye sensor for automatic activation”. Expert review site Dxomark.com mentioned in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 “Although the sensor is clearly an older unit (used originally in the superb DMC-GH2”.

A number of people wrote in their reviews that the product had a good picture resolution. Photographyblog.com gave this digital camera a rating of 5 stars and said in their review of this digital camera on expert review site PhotographyBlog.com “An OLED viewfinder, high resolution 3-inch free-angle LCD screen, new-generation Venus processing engine, ultra-sensitive “night-shot AF” mode”. Expert website Techguide.com.au wrote “Tech Guide readers might remember I enjoyed shooting with the G5 around Terrigal late in 2012”.

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Good Connectivity

A few Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 owners said in their reviews that it was wifi compatible. Ephotozine wrote “Great Wifi features including remote control”. Ephotozine.com mentioned on expert website Ephotozine “Features built in Wi-Fi, NFC, OLED EVF, improved video mode, focus peaking”. Ephotozine.com also wrote “The Wi-Fi features are excellent for remote control”.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 owner who purchased it thought it was good in terms of connectivity. Expert website Techmagnifier.com wrote “With optical image stabilization thrown in along with a Mic Jack and wireless connectivity not only takes it miles away from its predecessor.” in their review but despite that they gave the product a rating of 60 out of 100.

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Good Support

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 reviewer who purchased it concluded that it had good technical guidance. Joyfully Buying from Amazon wrote in their review of this digital camera last year “The charger has a European plug, instructions in 4 languages” .

Good Product Quality

A number of Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 owners who purchased the product agreed that it was good quality. Ephotozine wrote in their review of this digital camera “Good Image Quality”. Ephotozine also said “Fast autofocus, touchscreen is superresponsive, decent image quality, detailed OLED electronic viewfinder, bodybased zoom toggle to control power zoom lenses”. Expert website Brisbanetimes.com.au said “LIKERAW image quality is very good, with colour fidelity” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6.

Nice Design

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 reviewers who reviewed this digital camera considered that it was good looking. Ephotozine mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Compact style”. Expert website Reviewed.com said in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 review “Even though Panasonic's done a fine job making the G6 a great update of a camera we already thought was pretty decent”. Digitalcameraworld.com said in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 “Panasonic has used a mini-DSLR style for the Panasonic Lumix G6”.

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 owners who reviewed the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 considered that it was a good design. Ephotozine mentioned “Good design and size” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6. Expert review site Ephotozine.com mentioned “Offers improved handling and design, with some useful” in their review of this digital camera.

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Good Battery Life

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the product had a good battery life. Expert review site Ephotozine.com said in their review of this digital camera “The Panasonic Lumix G6 is an excellent camera, with very few issues, although battery life could be better” and gave it an excellent review.

Supports Wi-Fi

The Lumix DMC-G6 supports wi-Fi, unlike most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to the Lumix DMC-G6 which do not support wi-Fi.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative digital cameras which support wi-Fi currently available including the Fujifilm S1 ($535.91), or the Olympus Stylus 1 which has better reviews.

We think you might also be interested in other cameras which also support wi-Fi including the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ330.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Lumix DMC-G6 has a built-in flash. Most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for more than two years also have a built-in flash.

We compared all the other cameras with a built-in flash to this digital camera and we think the SX40 HS, and the SX50 HS both from Canon or the Sony HX100V which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Lumix DMC-G6 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-G6 also have an image stabilizer.

There are a number of alternative cameras with an image stabilizer currently available which you might want to look at including because of it's better review score, the SX40 HS, or the SX50 HS both from Canon or the Sony HX100V.

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Light

The average weight of digital cameras of this age and spec is 510g. The Lumix DMC-G6 is quite light (only 390 grams) compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable age and spec to the Lumix DMC-G6.

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Supports Three Image Formats Supporteds

The number of supported image formats on the Lumix DMC-G6 is more than most cameras of a similar age and type to it. The most commonly supported image formats supported is JPG, but this image formats supported is not supported by this Panasonic camera. The image formats supporteds JPEG XR, MPO and RAW are also supported by this digital camera.

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Fairly Long Slowest Camera Shutter Speed

When compared to other cameras of this type and age that we have assessed the slowest camera shutter speed of, the Lumix DMC-G6's slowest camera shutter speed of 60 seconds is one of the longest. The slowest camera shutter speeds of bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-G6 range from 2s to 120s.

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Has Eight White Balances

The number of white balance modes found on the Lumix DMC-G6 is more than most comparable spec digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago. This camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most commonly found white balance found on digital cameras of a similar age and spec to the Lumix DMC-G6. The white balances "Cloudy", "Custom modes", "Daylight", "Flash", "Incandescent", "Manual" and "Shade" are also found on this Panasonic camera.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution(s)

The Lumix DMC-G6 has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 1920 x 1080 still image resolution(s) found on most comparable spec cameras that have been around for around the same time as it. This Panasonic camera also have still image resolution(s)s of 4608x3456, 3264x2448, 2336x1752, 1824x1368, 4608x3072, 3264x2176, 2336x1560, 1824x1216, 4608x2592, 3264x1840, 1920x1080, 1824x1024, 3456x3456, 2448x2448 and 1744x1744 and 1712x1712.

This camera's still image resolution (4608 x 3456) is in fact the best still image resolution across all cameras that have been around for more than two years.

Across similar types of camera the worst still image resolution is 640 x 360.

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Has Three Photo Effectss

The number of photo effects found on the Lumix DMC-G6 is more than most bridge camera digital cameras that were launched around the same time as it. This camera has a Black&White photo effects, which is the most frequently found photo effects found on cameras of a comparable age and spec to the Lumix DMC-G6. The photo effectss "Skin tones" and "Solarisation" are also found on this Panasonic camera.

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± 5EV (1/3EV Step) Light Exposure Correction

This camera has a ± 5EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction, which is the most commonly found light exposure correction on digital cameras of this spec and age.

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Supports Ten ISO Sensitivitys

The number of ISO speeds supported by the Lumix DMC-G6 is more than most bridge camera digital cameras that are a similar age to it. This camera supports a 160 ISO sensitivity, which is the most commonly supported ISO sensitivity supported by cameras of this age and spec. The ISO sensitivitys "200", "400", "800", "1600", "3200", "6400", "12800", "25600" and "Auto" are also supported by this Panasonic camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolutions

The Lumix DMC-G6 supports a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of the most frequently found 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.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels video resolutions is actually the best supported video resolution amongst all similar spec cameras that are a comparable age to the Lumix DMC-G6.

A 320 x 120 pixels video resolutions is the worst supported video resolution amongst comparable types of camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Ten Point Five Flash Guide Numbers

The Lumix DMC-G6 is a ten point five flash guide number digital camera. Most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age only have between 1 and 10 flash guide numbers.

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Features Two Auto Focusing (AF) Modess

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 has a greater number of auto focusing (AF) modes than most similar spec cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. The most commonly featured auto focusing (AF) modes is Tracking Auto Focus, but this auto focusing (AF) modes is not featured on this digital camera. The auto focusing (AF) modess Continuous Auto Focus and Single Auto Focus are also featured on this camera.

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Supports One Power Source Type

The number of power sources supported by the Lumix DMC-G6 is more than most comparable spec digital cameras that have been around for more than two years. This Panasonic digital camera supports a Battery power source type, which is the most commonly supported power source type supported by bridge camera digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-G6.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This digital camera has an Auto/Manual focus adjustment, which is typical of many cameras of a comparable age and type to it.

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11 Reasons Against

Quite Small Optical Zoom

The smallest optical zoom of similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to the Lumix DMC-G6 is 1.3x and the biggest is 65x. The Lumix DMC-G6 has one of the smallest optical zooms (only 1.4 times zoom factor) amongst comparable spec cameras of this age.

If this bridge camera camera optical zoom is too small for you then you might also want to consider the Lumix DMC-FZ1000 ($697.99) (16x), or the Lumix DMC-FZ200 ($493.16) (24x) both from Panasonic which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Support Video Capability

Most bridge camera digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-G6 do not support video capability. The Lumix DMC-G6 is no exception to this as it too does not support video capability.

It is worth considering other cameras which also support video capability including the Canon SX40 HS, the Sony HX100V, or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200 ($493.16).

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

Most digital cameras that came out around the same time as the Lumix DMC-G6 do not support Full HD video. The Lumix DMC-G6 is no exception to this as it too does not support Full HD video.

We think you might also be interested in other digital cameras which also support Full HD video including the Sony HX100V, or the Olympus Stylus 1 which also has a higher rating.

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Not 3D

Most digital cameras that came out around the same time as the Lumix DMC-G6 are not 3D. The Lumix DMC-G6 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.

Cameras which are 3D that might also be worth considering include the Sony HX100V which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Most bridge camera digital cameras that were released around the same time as the Lumix DMC-G6 do not have a GPS (satellite). The Lumix DMC-G6 is no exception to this as it too does not have a GPS (satellite).

There are a number of other digital cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) that you might want to look at including the Sony HX100V which is also higher rated.

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Not Waterproof

Most similar spec cameras that were released around the same time as the Lumix DMC-G6 are not waterproof. The Lumix DMC-G6 is no exception to this as it too is not waterproof.

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Only MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a Live MOS sensor type, which is typical of many cameras of this spec and age.

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Only Features Four Flash Modess

The number of flash modes featured on the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 is more than most bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it. This Panasonic camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most frequently featured flash modes featured on comparable spec digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the Lumix DMC-G6. The flash modess "Forced on", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this camera.

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Very Big Maximum Aperture Number

With a maximum aperture number of only 3.5, the Lumix DMC-G6 has one of the bigger maximum aperture numbers amongst bridge camera digital cameras of this age. The biggest maximum aperture number of digital cameras of a similar age and spec to the Lumix DMC-G6 is 2.7 and the smallest is 20.

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Very Small Eye Relief

Comparable spec digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the Lumix DMC-G6 have eye reliefs of between 17mm and 22mm. With an eye relief of only 17.5 millimeters, the Lumix DMC-G6 has one of the smaller eye reliefs amongst comparable spec cameras of this age.

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Fairly Large Minimum Aperture Number

The smallest minimum aperture number of cameras of this age and spec is 2.6 and the largest is 19. At 5.6, the Lumix DMC-G6 has a quite large minimum aperture number compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-G6.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Panasonic released the Lumix DMC-G6.

Average Display Diagonal

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 has a fairly typical display diagonal (3 inches) compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for more than two years.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 3" screen cameras currently available including the Sony HX100V, or the Canon SX50 HS which has better reviews.

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

This camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is typical of many bridge camera digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

We compared all the other digital cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory to this digital camera and we think because of it's better review score, the SX40 HS, the G1 X, and the SX40 HS all from Canon is also worth considering.

If the memory card type of this camera is too bad for you then you might want to look at the Sony HX100V (MS Duo|SD|SDHC|SDXC) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Megapixel

With a megapixel of 16.05 megapixels, the Lumix DMC-G6 has a relatively standard megapixel compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that came out more than two years ago.

Cameras with a higher megapixel that might be worth considering include the Nikon Coolpix P530 ($289.00) (16.1MP and higher rated), or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 ($697.99) (20.1MP and higher rated).

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Average Digital Zoom

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 has a fairly typical digital zoom (4 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other cameras of this spec and age.

Other 4x digital zoom cameras currently available which you might also want to look at include because of it's better review score, the SX40 HS, the G1 X, or the SX50 HS all from Canon.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Image Sensor Size (W X H)
Supported Aspect Ratios
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Type
Lens Mount Interface
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Auto Focus (AF) Lock
Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam
Auto Focus (AF) Points
Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection
Focus Adjustment
Focus
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
Auto Exposure (AE) Lock
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Guide Number
Flash Sync-Speed
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Video Formats Supported
Video Resolutions
Resolution At Capture Speed
Video Recording
HD Type
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Touchscreen
Display Aspect Ratio
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Type
Ports & Interfaces
Microphone in
Camera
White Balance
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Multi-Shot
Dioptre Correction
Camera File System
Live View
Tripod Mountable
Diopter Adjustment (D-D)
Eye Relief
Scene Modes
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Battery
Power Source Type
Networking
Wi-Fi
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Wi-Fi Standards
Other Features
Built-In Flash
Technical Details
Viewfinder

10 Awards

Camera Labs Highly Recommended Techradar Editor's Choice 01net.com 5 Star ljudochbild.se Especially Recommended Trusted Reviews Recommended PhotographyBlog.com Highly Recommended Ephotozine Editor's Choice What Digital Camera Gold Pocket Lint Recommended Expert Reviews Best Buy

Expert Reviews

(65)
19 May 2015

The Panasonic Lumix G7 is the latest DSLR-style CSC from Panasonic, and features a 16 megapixel sensor, 4K video recording, plus a number of improvements over the Panasonic Lumix G6 that it... Read more…

The improved swivelling touchscreen and viewfinder are excellent, the autofocus is superquick and the creative filters give some real zing to your shots
Image Stabilization
Flip Out Touchscreen
High Maximum ISO
External Mic Jack
There's so many different menus to access that it's not always easy to find the settings that you're looking for
Noise at high ISO (above 600)
Marginally Smaller Sensor
Images captured as JPEGs are overprocessed, with too much noise reduction and compression
The supplied RAW processor

Compact Cameras Compact cameras need not always mean point-and-shoot ones. In the last couple of years, a new category of micro four third mirrorless cameras have become really popular. This... Read more…

27 December 2013

This camera is a lot of fun. It's got all the serious enthusiast-level settings to play with but wrapped up into a machine that anyone can pick up and enjoy. Buy it...

24 December 2013

Panasonic Lumix G6 is a very DSLR like mirrorless camera with a lot of features and shooting delights. With optical image stabilization thrown in along with a Mic Jack and wireless connectivity...

24 November 2013

One of the most significant developments in digital photography has been the introduction of mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras. By removing the mirror and optical viewfinder, manufacturers... Read more…

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User Reviews

(5)
Reviewed 19 January 2014 by Jmar
Jmar would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6

I bought this camera about 6 wks. ago to replace a Canon T1i. I was very happy with the Canon, but I wanted something smaller that had the features of the Canon. This Lumix fit the bill. Image... Read more…

Features
Picture quality
Size
Viewfinder
Short battery life
Hair trigger shutter release
Reviewed 26 February 2016 by Joyfully buying from Amazon
(Verified Purchase)

Wonderful camera. This is my second . The first, just a year old, was stolen from my hotel room when I was on holiday in Tenerife, Ieaving me quite heartbroken. That is why I have replaced it as... Read more…

Reviewed 11 December 2015 by Colin Harbord
(Verified Purchase)

Arrived in good time, all in good order and as advertised... Tested and appears ok.. Camera stil to be used in anger! No problems so far.

Reviewed 27 April 2015 by Mr. Malachi O'Doherty | 11 Comments

I love this but unlike the G3 which allows long exposures up to one minute this camera stops at one second.

Reviewed 27 March 2015 by Williams

My favourite camera of all. It is very comprehensively specified yet as simple to use as you want it to be. The lens is a perfect match for this camera and the quality and performance of the... Read more…

Brochures and Manuals

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More Supported Image Formats
Vastly Worse "Expert Reviews" Review
Shorter Maximum Camera Shutter Speed

Fujifilm X100 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6

Fujifilm X100 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6
Fujifilm X100 Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6
$ $546.95
Twenty-Two More Awards
Significantly Smaller Minimum Aperture
226x Shorter Start-Up Time
User Reviews Are a Lot Better
580,000 Pixels Lower Display Resolution
01net.com Review is Significantly Worse

Sony NEX-5 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6

Sony NEX-5 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6
Sony NEX-5 Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6
$ 346.95 $546.95
$200 Cheaper
Digital Versus Review is Significantly Better
Thirteen More Awards
Les Numeriques.com Review is Significantly Better
Significantly Shorter Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Techradar Review is Significantly Worse
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