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Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40
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Compact 18.1MP 20x Yes Jul 2013
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40 Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have ranked the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40 number 624 across all digital cameras.
97
Reviews
715 Reviews + 10 Awards
95
Value for Money
Excellent
91
Features
Fully-Featured
93
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 93?

It has great expert reviews and very good user reviews with an average overall rating of 87%, based on 715 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 digital cameras 2018.
This Panasonic digital camera has some great features:
Higher than average megapixels
4896 x 3672 pixels image resolution
Bigger than average optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer

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How Big is the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40?

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40 is 108.3mm wide and 58.9mm tall. It is 27.7mm deep and weighs 172g.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40 front dimensions
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Higher Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40 of 18.1MP is higher than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is higher than 73% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. Cameras have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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4896 X 3672 Pixels Image Resolution

The Lumix DMC-TZ40 has a maximum image resolution of 4896 x 3672 pixels. That's 13% higher resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most common resolution. Across all digital cameras the best resolution is 8256 x 6192 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Lumix DMC-TZ40 of 20x is in the biggest 35% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

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

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Lumix DMC-TZ40 has an image stabilizer. 77% of digital cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Lumix DMC-TZ40's maximum ISO sensitivity of 6,400 is fairly average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 61% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40 of 3.3 is in the largest 16% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Weight

The weight of the Lumix DMC-TZ40 of 172g is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the heaviest 38% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Lumix DMC-TZ40 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of digital cameras.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Lumix DMC-TZ40 supports Wi-Fi, unlike 70% of cameras which do not support Wi-Fi.

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3D

The Lumix DMC-TZ40 is 3D, which is unusual. 90% of cameras are not 3D.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Lumix DMC-TZ40 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 92% of cameras which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Smaller Than Average Image Sensor Size

The average image sensor size of all cameras is 0.47", with the smallest being 0.25" and the biggest being 1.5". The image sensor size of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40 of only 0.429" is in the smallest 14% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Lumix DMC-TZ40 features brightness adjustment, which is unusual. 78% of cameras do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Features Multi-Shot Function

The Lumix DMC-TZ40 features multi-shot function, unlike 90% of cameras which do not feature multi-shot function.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40 features contrast adjustment, which is unusual. 83% of cameras do not feature contrast adjustment.

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

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40 of only 24mm is shorter than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is shorter than 66% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Features Calendar

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40 features calendar, unlike 87% of cameras which do not feature calendar.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1280 x 720|640 x 480 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Lumix DMC-TZ40 supports Near Field Communication (NFC). 87% of digital cameras do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Lumix DMC-TZ40 of 3" is relatively standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 83% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Lumix DMC-TZ40's digital zoom of 4x is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 64% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Lumix DMC-TZ40 has a tripod mount, unlike 73% of digital cameras which do not have a tripod mount.

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Only 480 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The Lumix DMC-TZ40 supports a maximum still image resolution of 480 x 480. That's 92% lower still image resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1712 x 1712. Across all cameras the resolution ranges from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Has a GPS (satellite)

GPS (satellite)

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40 has a GPS (satellite). 89% of digital cameras do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40 features saturation adjustment, unlike 87% of digital cameras which do not feature saturation adjustment.

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Higher Than Average Display Resolution

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40's display resolution of 920,000 pixels is higher than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 34% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The lowest display resolution of digital cameras is 23,000 pixels, the highest is 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 610,000 pixels.

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Supports Direct Printing

The Lumix DMC-TZ40 supports direct printing, unlike 89% of cameras which do not support direct printing.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40 has a touchscreen. 83% of digital cameras do not have a touchscreen.

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The Lumix DMC-TZ40 features multi burst mode, which is unusual. 87% of digital cameras do not feature multi burst mode.

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Very Small Internal Memory

Cameras have internal memory of between 1MB and 700MB, and the average internal memory is 50MB. The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40's internal memory of only 12MB is in the smallest 14% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Lumix DMC-TZ40 has an HDMI port, which is unusual. 73% of digital cameras do not have an HDMI port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

panasonic dmczs30dmctz40, panasonic dmctz40ebs, panasonic dmctz40k, panasonic dmctz40w, panasonic dmctz40r, dmctz40efs

Barcodes:

04010869229319, 04010869229326, 04010869229333, 04010869229340, 04902704210173, 04902704210180, 04902704210197, 05025232725359, 05025232725366, 05025232725373, 05025232725380, 05025232725434, 05025232725441, 05025232725458, 05025232725465, 05025232725489, 05025232725526, 05025232725533, 05025232725540, 05025232725557, 05025232793464, 05025232793471, 05025232793488, 05025232793495

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