Seven Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT4 owners who reviewed it agreed that it was strong and durable. Whatdigitalcamera.com said in their review on expert website What Digital Camera four years ago “Matching rugged credentials with a level of usability you'd expect from a normal compact camera is a difficult trick to pull off”. Ephotozine.com wrote in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT4 review on Ephotozine “Is a premium rugged digital camera which is water, shock, freeze”. Goodgearguide.com.au gave it a rating of 70 out of 100 and said on Good Gear Guide.com.au “Panasonic's Lumix DMC-FT4 is a tough camera that's designed for the great outdoors”.
Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT4 reviewers who bought this digital cameras said that it was good at resisting water ingress. Photographyblog.com wrote “The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT4 (also known as the DMC-TS4) is a waterproof, shockproof and dustproof digital camera”. Photographyblog.com also said “The FT4 can be used underwater to a depth of up to 12 meters”. Expert website Goodgearguide.com.au said in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT4 review “The Lumix DMC-FT4, is waterproof to 12m”.
A number of Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT4 owners who purchased it concluded that it was well made. Ephotozine.com said in their review of this digital cameras on expert review site Ephotozine “A solid body and more although we'd like to see a slightly larger screen”. expert review site Photoreview.com.au wrote in their review “Boating enthusiasts, like the FT3 it is built to withstand rough treatment”. Macworld.com.au mentioned four years ago “For other rugged uses, it’s a solid performer” in their review.