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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6

$533.99
Techradar Editor's Choice PhotographyBlog.com Highly Recommended Ephotozine Highly Recommended Expert Reviews Best Buy
A multi award winning 16 megapixel 3 times zoom factor digital camera
Compact 16MP 3x Yes Dec 2014
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 Review

With excellent reviews, we have ranked the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 number 142 across all digital cameras.
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33 Reviews + 10 Awards
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Why Has it Scored 51?

It has great expert reviews with an average expert rating of 84%, based on 33 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 digital cameras 2017.
Customers report it is difficult to use.
This Panasonic digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports direct printing
Has a built-in flash
Very small optical zoom
Does not feature bluetooth

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 Video Reviews


How Big is the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6?

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 is 111.2mm wide and 64.8mm tall. It is 38.4mm deep and weighs 280g.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 front dimensions

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 size in context

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

10 Industry Awards

This Panasonic camera is one of the most highly awarded by camera experts of all the cameras.

The editors of websites Camera Labs, PhotographyBlog.com and Ephotozine all strongly endorse this camera and have given it their "Highly Recommended" award.

This digital camera was given a "Recommended" award by both review websites Hardwarezone.com.ph and Hi-Tech.mail.ru/, both of which concluded that this Panasonic digital camera was very good.

This Panasonic digital camera was given an "Editor's Choice" award by both websites Photoreview.com.au and Techradar, both of which concluded that this camera was terrific.

This camera was given a "Best Buy" award by website Expert Reviews who thought that this Panasonic camera would make a great purchase.

This camera received a "5 Star" award from both Digital Versus and Les Numeriques.com.

Expert Reviews Are Good

Based on 33 expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, Trusted Reviews and Ephotozine the average expert rating of this Panasonic camera is 84 out of 100. The digital camera expert review sites think this Panasonic digital camera is one of the better cameras.

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Users Report it is Difficult to Use

Two customers agreed that this digital camera was not easy to use.

Very Good Brand

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


Value For Money

Average Priced

The cheapeast cameras that we found costs $29 and the most expensive costs $6,895. We think that this camera has an average price.


Features

Average Megapixel

The Lumix DMC-GF6 has a pretty standard megapixel (16 megapixels) compared to most of the other cameras.

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Average Weight

The Lumix DMC-GF6 has a pretty standard weight (280 grams) compared to most of the other cameras.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The optical zooms of cameras range from 0.34x to 83x. The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 has a fairly small optical zoom (only 3 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other digital cameras.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 has a built-in flash. Most of the other cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Average Display Diagonal

At 3 inches, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 has a relatively standard display diagonal compared to most of the other digital cameras.

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Supports Direct Printing

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 supports direct printing. Most of the other cameras also support direct printing.

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Has a Wind Filter

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 has a wind filter, as do most of the other cameras.

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Has an Anti-Dust Function

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 has an anti-dust function. Most of the other cameras also have an anti-dust function.

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 features saturation adjustment. Most of the other cameras also feature saturation adjustment.

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Has a Wrist Strap

The Lumix DMC-GF6 has a wrist strap, as do most of the other cameras.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 has a vari-angle LCD display, as do most of the other cameras.

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Features Multi-Shot Function

The Lumix DMC-GF6 features multi-shot function, as do most of the other cameras.

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Has an Orientation Sensor

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 has an orientation sensor, as do most of the other digital cameras.

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Features Calendar

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 features calendar. Most of the other cameras also feature calendar.

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Quite High Playback Zoom (max)

The playback zoom (max) of cameras range from 1x to 30x, and the average playback zoom (max) is 10x. The Lumix DMC-GF6 has a fairly high playback zoom (max) (16 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other cameras.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 does not feature bluetooth, although it is worth noting that most of the other cameras also do not feature bluetooth.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Lumix DMC-GF6 features brightness adjustment, as do most of the other cameras.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

The average digital zoom of cameras is 11x, and the digital zooms range from 0.72x to 810x. With a digital zoom of only 4 times zoom factor, the Lumix DMC-GF6 has a fairly small digital zoom compared to most of the other cameras.

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Has a Headphone Outputs

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 has a headphone outputs. Most of the other cameras also have a headphone outputs.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Lumix DMC-GF6 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other digital cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Quite Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

At 28 millimeters, the Lumix DMC-GF6 has a quite long minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other digital cameras. The average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of digital cameras is 26mm, and the minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) range from 2.3mm to 75mm.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 features contrast adjustment, as do most of the other cameras.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Lumix DMC-GF6 has an HDMI port, as do most of the other cameras.

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4592 X 3448 Still Image Resolution

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 has a 4592 x 3448 still image resolution(s) which is higher than most digital cameras. Most cameras have a 640 x 480 still image resolution(s). In addition, this Panasonic digital camera have still image resolution(s) of 4592 x 2584, 3232 x 2424, 3232 x 2160, 3232 x 1824, 2272 x 1704, 2272 x 1520, 1824 x 1368 and 1824 x 1216 and 1920 x 1080. 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.

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Very Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Cameras have maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of between 2.3mm and 2,000mm. With a maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 84 millimeters, the Lumix DMC-GF6 has a quite short maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other digital cameras.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 has a touchscreen. Most of the other cameras do not have a touchscreen.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Lumix DMC-GF6 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 digital camera). In addition, this camera 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. The best video resolution of all digital cameras is 4096 x 2160 pixels and the worst is 320 x 120 pixels.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 supports Near Field Communication (NFC). Most of the other cameras also support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The Lumix DMC-GF6 features multi burst mode, as do most of the other cameras.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Lumix DMC-GF6 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other cameras.

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Supports Live View

The Lumix DMC-GF6 supports live view. Most of the other cameras also support live view.

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Fairly High Display Resolution (numeric)

The average display resolution (numeric) of cameras is 600,000 pixels. With a display resolution (numeric) of 1,040,000 pixel, the Lumix DMC-GF6 has a quite high display resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other digital cameras.

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Has a Microphone in

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 has a microphone in. Most of the other cameras also have a microphone in.

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Quite Large Minimum Aperture Number

At 3.5, the Lumix DMC-GF6 has a fairly large minimum aperture number compared to most of the other cameras. Digital cameras have minimum aperture numbers of between -2 and 22, and the average minimum aperture number is 3.4.

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3D

The Lumix DMC-GF6 is 3D, as are most of the other cameras.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Lumix DMC-GF6 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other digital cameras.

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Quite Large Maximum Aperture Number

The average maximum aperture number of cameras is 11, and the maximum aperture numbers range from 1.8 to 130. At 22, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6 has a quite large maximum aperture number compared to most of the other cameras.

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Only Two Aspherical Lenses

Most cameras have between 1 and 14 aspherical lenses, including the Lumix DMC-GF6 which has two aspherical lenses.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

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

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This camera has been on the market since December 2014.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic dmcgf6kebk, panasonic dmcgf6kwe, panasonic dmcgf6we, panasonic dmcgf6r, panasonic w1442mm, dmcgf6keg9t, dmcgf6kegt
Barcodes 00616348081214, 00616932802348, 00616932802362, 04010869232401, 05025232732869, 05025232732883, 05025232732890, 05025232732906, 05025232732937, 05025232733019, 05025232733033, 05025232733057, 05025232733095, 05025232735235, 05025232735266, 05025232794416, 05025232794430, 05025232794515, 05025232794522, 05025232794539, 05025232794546, 05025232794560, 05054230949023

Frequently Asked Questions About the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6

$84 Cheaper
13 more awards
Higher display resolution (numeric)
Moderately Lower expert review Score
$95 Cheaper
Higher display resolution (numeric)
4.3MP higher megapixel
Vastly smaller digital zoom

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