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Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20 Digital Camera

$179.99
Compact Camera 16.1MP 4x Feb 2012
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
One industry award
Good size
Robust
Camera Labs Recommended
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Reviews

One Industry Award

The expert at websites Camera Labs recommend this camera and have given it their "Recommended" award.

Expert Reviews Are Average

The average expert rating of this Panasonic camera is 76 out of 100 based on two expert reviews from sites including Camera Labs and PC Mag.

Good Brand

Based on 8,853 owner and expert reviews (including 60 verified purchases), Panasonic has good ratings for its digital cameras. Panasonic also has good ratings specifically for its waterproof cameras.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

A few people reckoned that it was compact. Expert review site Pcmag.com said “The compact point-and-shoot can take photos underwater at depths of up to 16 feet—which is good for snorkeling.”. Cameralabs.com said on expert website Camera Labs “Panasonic Lumix TS20 / FT20 review The Panasonic Lumix TS20 (or FT20 as it's known outside North America) is a water-proof, dust-proof and shock-proof point-and-shoot compact” in their review. Cameralabs.com also wrote “It's a point-and-shoot compact, which photo enthusiasts tend not to get enthusiasti”.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20 owner who reviewed it considered that it was thin. Camera Labs said “Slim and lightweight and inexpensive” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20 review and scored the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20 4 stars.

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Very Light

The average weight of cameras of a similar age and spec to this digital camera is 230g. With a weight of only 123 grams, the Lumix DMC-TS20 is one of the lighter waterproof cameras that have been available for around the same time as this digital camera amongst waterproof cameras of this age.

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Design

Robust

Several people who reviewed it concluded that it was strong and durable. Pcmag.com wrote in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20 review on PC Mag “The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20 ($179.99 direct) is one of the less expensive rugged cameras you can buy”. Pcmag.com also wrote “If you're looking for a rugged pocket shooter that you can take anywhere without worry”.

A few Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20 reviewers considered that it was good at resisting water ingress. Expert review site Steves-Digicams.com wrote “This "tough" camera is waterproof to depths of up to 16 ft, shockproof from falls of up to 5 ft, freeze proof down t” in their review.

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Good Product Quality

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20 reviewer who reviewed it wrote that it was good quality. Camera Labs said “Less than sparkling image quality” in their review of this digital camera.

Waterproof

The Lumix DMC-TS20 is waterproof. Most of the other comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to this camera also are waterproof.

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Very Low Waterproof Up to

At only 4.87 meters, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20 has a quite low waterproof up to compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable age and spec to this camera. The average waterproof up to of waterproof cameras that were released more than two years ago is 11m.

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Very High Freezeproof Up to

The average freezeproof up to of digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this camera is -7.8°C, and the freezeproof (up to) range from -10°C to 14°C. When compared to other cameras of a similar spec and age to this camera, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20's freezeproof up to of 14 degrees celcius is one of the highest.

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Good Quality Pictures

Some customers who bought the product mentioned that it was able to produce good images. One Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20 owner considered that it had a good ISO range. Camera Labs mentioned “Good high ISO performance” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20 review and gave the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20 a score of 4 stars.


Video

Supports Video Recording

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20 supports video recording, as do most of the other waterproof cameras that are a similar age to this digital camera.

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Picture Quality

Has an Image Stabilizer

The Lumix DMC-TS20 has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other waterproof cameras that came out more than two years ago.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The Lumix DMC-TS20 has a higher still image resolution than most digital cameras of this age and type. This camera has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s), whereas most waterproof cameras that have been available for around the same time as it have a 640 x 480 still image resolution(s). In addition, this Panasonic camera have still image resolution(s) of 2560 x 1920, 3456 x 3456, 3648 x 2736 and 4608 x 2592 and 4608 x 3072.

A 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s) is in fact the best still image resolution across all digital cameras that are a comparable age to this digital camera.

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

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Other Features

Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20 has a built-in flash. Most of the other waterproof cameras that have been available for more than two years also have a built-in flash.

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Has a Night Mode

The Lumix DMC-TS20 has a night mode, as do most of the other waterproof cameras that have been available for a similar time to this camera.

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Shock Proof

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20 is shock proof, as are most of the other waterproof cameras that came out around the same time as this camera.

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Has a USB 2.0 Port

The Lumix DMC-TS20 has a USB 2.0 port. Most of the other cameras of this age and type also have a USB 2.0 port.

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Does Not Have a Video Out

The Lumix DMC-TS20 does not have a video out. Most of the other cameras of a comparable type and age to this digital camera also do not have a video out.

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Camera

Very High Playback Zoom (max)

When compared to other digital cameras of a similar age and type to this digital camera, the playback zoom (max) of the Lumix DMC-TS20 of 30 times zoom factor is one of the highest. The playback zoom (max) of cameras of this age and spec range from 4x to 30x, and the average playback zoom (max) is 11x.

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Has a Tripod Mountable

The Lumix DMC-TS20 has a tripod mountable, as do most of the other similar spec cameras that have been around for more than two years.

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Lens System

11 Aspheric Elements

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20 is an 11 aspheric element digital camera. Most of the other waterproof cameras that have been on the market for more than two years only have between 4 and 10 aspheric elements.

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Quite Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Lumix DMC-TS20 has one of the longer minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) (29 millimeters) amongst waterproof cameras of this age. Digital cameras of a similar spec and age to this camera have minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of between 4.5mm and 35mm.

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Average Digital Zoom

At 4 times zoom factor, the Lumix DMC-TS20 has a pretty standard digital zoom compared to most of the other waterproof cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Average Optical Zoom

At 4 times zoom factor, the Lumix DMC-TS20 has a pretty typical optical zoom compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been around for a similar time to this camera.

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Packaging Content

Has a Batteries Included

The Lumix DMC-TS20 has a batteries included, as do most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to this digital camera.

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Has an AC Adapter Included

The Lumix DMC-TS20 has an AC adapter included. Most of the other cameras that have been around for around the same time as this camera also have an AC adapter included.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports PictBridge

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20 supports PictBridge, as do most of the other similar spec cameras that have been around for around the same time as this camera.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Microphone

The Lumix DMC-TS20 has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other digital cameras of this age and type.

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Memory

Very Big Internal Memory

At 700 megabytes, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20 has a very big internal memory compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and type to this digital camera. Across all the cameras of a comparable spec and age to this camera the internal memory range from 7.9MB to 700MB.

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Other

Released Over Five Years Ago

It was April 2017 when Panasonic released the Lumix DMC-TS20.


Display

Average Display Diagonal

At 2.7 inches, the Lumix DMC-TS20 has a relatively standard display diagonal compared to most of the other cameras of this spec and age.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic dmcts20d, panasonic dmcts20r, panasonic dmcts20a, panasonic dmcts20k
Barcodes 00885170069862, 00885170069879, 00885170069886, 00885170069893, 00885170193420

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