Panasonic is one of the most popular digital camera brands as well as being well known for its TVs, microwaves and camcorders.
We've collated all the key information on Panasonic digital cameras in this handy guide. We've analysed over 36,000 user and expert reviews and 630+ awards from hundreds of different review sites on over 1,900 digital cameras to impartially compare each digital camera brand.
Panasonic are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular digital cameras. Their digital cameras start at $125 for the Lumix DMC-SZ10 which has a weight of 163g, an optical zoom of 12x and is a compact digital camera and go up to $1,559 for the DC-S5 which has a weight of 714g, an optical zoom of 3x and is a mirrorless digital camera. The average price of a new Panasonic digital camera is $561.
Panasonic are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and popular digital cameras.
Is Panasonic the Best Digital Camera Brand?
So are Panasonic digital cameras any good? We give every digital camera a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all digital cameras we are able to impartially rank all the digital camera brands.
Panasonic is ranked the No. 4 best digital camera brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Panasonic is the 4th best digital camera brand out there.
Let's look at how Panasonic digital cameras compare to the other digital camera brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
All digital camera Brands
Panasonic Digital Cameras
Panasonic have better reviews than the typical digital camera brand, with the average rating of a Panasonic digital camera being 81%. Panasonic also have a number of great features including rechargeable battery which sets them apart from the competition.
The average review score for a Panasonic digital camera is 81%.
There's a smaller selection of Panasonic digital cameras available compared to other digital camera brands, with only 47 Panasonic digital cameras currently on the market in the US. Panasonic digital cameras also tend to be more expensive than most other digital camera brands making them a less popular choice with consumers.
No. Of Digital Cameras
Average Price $558
Price Distribution of All Digital Cameras
No. Of Digital Cameras
Average Price $561
Price Distribution of Panasonic Digital Cameras
What Do the Panasonic Digital Camera Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Panasonic digital camera to work out the average distribution of reviews for Panasonic and then compared this to the other digital camera brands.
Panasonic has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its digital cameras than most other brands.
Over 98% of expert reviews and 91% of user reviews for Panasonic digital cameras are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 89% and 83% respectively across all Digital Camera brands.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to Panasonic digital cameras by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other digital camera brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.
How Many Industry Awards Have Panasonic Digital Cameras Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 4 industry awards for Panasonic digital cameras. The table below compares the number of awards received by Panasonic to other popular digital camera brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
Panasonic has won 4 awards for its digital cameras.
We checked over 36,000 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Panasonic digital cameras. 100% of reviews that mention reliability were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Panasonic digital camera owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
100% of reviewers think Panasonic digital cameras are reliable.
So, most people think that Panasonic digital cameras are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Panasonic digital cameras that mention reliability:
Battery light solidly built the video is amazing 4K photos
The DC-ZS70 is well made
Features to Look Out For On Panasonic Digital Cameras
There's a number of great features to look out for on the latest range of Panasonic digital cameras that set them apart from the competition. These include rechargeable battery.
Panasonic Rechargeable Battery
A rechargable battery means tht the battery pack in the camera can be recharged, meaning no need to constantly replace them with other batteries.