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Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30

$174.95
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30
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A classic and affordable bridge camera, with very good features
Bridge 16.1MP 35x Yes Mar 2013
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30 number 160 in best selling cameras and number 161 across all digital cameras.
89
Reviews
194 Reviews
94
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
84
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 84?

It has great user reviews but average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 71%, based on 194 reviews.
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 cameras 2018.
This Panasonic digital camera has some great features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Bigger than average optical zoom
Average minimum aperture number
Has an image stabilizer
35x optical zoom lens from 25mm wide-angle, and 78.8x extra optical zoom\
Manual exposure with simple operation\
Creative control with 10 effects and creative retouch with 11 effects\
Panorama shot for more dynamic images\
IA (intelligent auto) mode featuring optical image stabilizer\
High quality 720p HD video recording\
\\The dmc-lz30 is equipped with P / M mode for users a step above the beginners to enjoy more creative photography. users can set the aperture to control the depth of field, and adjust the shutter speed to freeze moving subjects or create a motion blur that exaggerates the feeling of movement.\

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How Big is the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30?

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30 is 123.8mm wide and 91.4mm tall. It is 83.7mm deep and weighs 465g.

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Fantastic Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $174.95 it is still cheaper than 76% of cameras.

Features

Average Megapixels

The Lumix DMC-LZ30's sensor megapixels of 16.1MP is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 42% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on digital cameras.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The Lumix DMC-LZ30's optical zoom of 35x is bigger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 89% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Lumix DMC-LZ30 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. The worst resolution of all cameras is 160 x 120 pixels and the best is 3840 x 3840 pixels. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30 of 6,400 is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 46% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Lumix DMC-LZ30's minimum aperture number of 3 is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 72% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30 has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of cameras.

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Heavier Than Average

Digital cameras have weights of between 50g and 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The Lumix DMC-LZ30's weight of 465g is heavier than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the heaviest 21% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Lumix DMC-LZ30 of 0.435" is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 44% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30 of 4x is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 50% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Features Calendar

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30 features calendar. 87% of cameras do not feature calendar.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

Like most other cameras, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30 does not feature bluetooth. 95% of cameras do not feature bluetooth.

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Bigger Than Average Internal Memory

Across all the cameras the internal memory range from 1MB to 700MB, and the average internal memory is 50MB. The Lumix DMC-LZ30's internal memory of 100MB is bigger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 7% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Only 640 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The Lumix DMC-LZ30 supports a maximum still image resolution of 640 x 480. That's 90% lower still image resolution than the most common resolution of 1712 x 1712. The worst resolution of all cameras is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Lumix DMC-LZ30 does not support Wi-Fi, although keep in mind that 69% of cameras also do not support Wi-Fi.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The Lumix DMC-LZ30's maximum aperture number of 5.9 is larger than 66% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30's display diagonal of 3" is relatively typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 81% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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380 Battery Life

The Lumix DMC-LZ30 is a digital camera that takes 380 shots battery life.

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

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30 of 25mm is longer than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the longest 29% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Lumix DMC-LZ30 does not have a GPS (satellite), although it is worth keeping in mind that 89% of digital cameras also do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

panasonic dmclz30rm, panasonic dmclz30k

Barcodes:

00008.8517E+11, 05025232726226, 05025232726233

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ30

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