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Panasonic DMC-TZ60 vs Sony DSC-HX90

Panasonic DMC-TZ60 vs Sony DSC-HX90

Panasonic DMC-TZ60

78

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and good value for money compact digital camera, great for wildlife photography
90
596 Reviews + 12 Awards
87
Very Good
73
Good Features
51
3 Years Old
Overall Score
78
Very Good
Compact 18.1MP 30x Yes Apr 2014
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Sony DSC-HX90

75

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A best selling and critically acclaimed compact camera, great for wildlife photography
88
238 Reviews
77
Very Good
66
Good Features
63
2 Years Old
Overall Score
75
Very Good
Compact 18.2MP 30x Yes Apr 2015
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

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Reviews & Awards

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12 Awards
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Trusted Reviews: Recommended
vido.com.ua: Recommended
What Digital Camera: Gold
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Specification

Picture Quality

Camera Type  compact  compact
Megapixels 18.1MP 18.2MP
BEST
Image Sensor Size 1" 1"
Still Image Resolution  4000 x 3000  4000 x 2672  4000 x 2248  2992 x 2992  3264 x 2448  3264 x 2176  3264 x 1840  2448 x 2448  2560 x 1920  2560 x 1712  1920 x 1920  2560 x 1440  2048 x 1536  2048 x 1360  1536 x 1536  1920 x 1080  640 x 480  640 x 424  480 x 480  640 x 360
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 4000 x 3000  4000 x 2672  4000 x 2248  2992 x 2992  3264 x 2448  3264 x 2176  3264 x 1840  2448 x 2448  2560 x 1920  2560 x 1712  1920 x 1920  2560 x 1440  2048 x 1536  2048 x 1360  1536 x 1536  1920 x 1080  640 x 480  640 x 424  480 x 480  640 x 360
Maximum Image Resolution  4896 x 3672
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 4896 x 3672
Sensor Type  CMOS  CMOS
BEST
Image Formats Supported  RAW  JPG  EXIF  MPO
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 RAW  JPG  EXIF  MPO
Total Megapixels 18.9MP Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Lens System

Optical Zoom 30x 30x
Digital Zoom 4x
BEST
120x
Minimum Aperture Number 3.3
BEST
3.5
Maximum Aperture Number 6.4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 840mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 24mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspherical Lens 15 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Extra/Smart Zoom 71.7x Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Structure (elements/groups) Unknown - Click to provide data

Focusing

Auto Focusing (AF) Modes  single  continuous  spot  multi point  flexible spot  tracking  Single Auto Focus  Continuous Auto Focus  Spot Auto Focus  Multi Point Auto Focus  Flexible Spot Auto Focus  Face detection  Tracking Auto Focus  single  continuous  spot  multi point  flexible spot  tracking  Single Auto Focus  Continuous Auto Focus  Spot Auto Focus  Multi Point Auto Focus  Flexible Spot Auto Focus  Face detection  Tracking Auto Focus
Auto Mode Focusing Range (wide) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Adjustment  Auto  Manual  Auto/Manual  Auto  Manual  Auto/Manual
Auto Mode Focusing Range (tele) Unknown - Click to provide data

Light Exposure

ISO Sensitivity  Auto
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 Auto
Light Exposure Modes  shutter priority  aperture priority  Auto  Manual  Shutter priority AE  Aperture priority AE  aperture priori  Shutter priori  shutter priority  aperture priority  Auto  Manual  Shutter priority AE  Aperture priority AE  aperture priori  Shutter priori
ISO Sensitivity (max) 6,400
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ISO Sensitivity (min) 100 Unknown - Click to provide data
Light Metering  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  Centre-weighted  Spot  evaluative  Multi-pattern  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  Centre-weighted  Spot  evaluative  Multi-pattern
Light Exposure Correction  ± 3EV (1/3EV step)  ± 3EV (1/3EV step)
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Light Exposure Control  Program AE  Program  Program AE  Program

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed 1s 1s
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 30s 30s

Flash

Flash Modes  Auto  Forced on  Forced off  Red-eye reduction  Slow synchronization  Flash on  Flash off  Auto  Forced on  Forced off  Red-eye reduction  Slow synchronization  Flash on  Flash off
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Range (wide)

Video

Maximum Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080
Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480
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 1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480
Video Formats Supported  MP4  AVCHD  AVC  MP4  AVCHD  AVC
BEST
Resolution At Capture Speed  1920x1080@60fps  1920x1080@50fps  1920x1080@60fps  1920x1080@50fps
BEST
HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD

Audio

Audio System  Mono  Mono

Memory

Internal Memory 12MB Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD  MS PRO  MS Duo  MS PRO Duo  MS PRO Duo HS  MS Pro-HG  MS Pro-HG Duo  MicroSD (TransFlash)  MicroSDHC  MicroSDXC  microSD  SDXC  SDHC  SD  MS PRO  MS Duo  MS PRO Duo  MS PRO Duo HS  MS Pro-HG  MS Pro-HG Duo  MicroSD (TransFlash)  MicroSDHC  MicroSDXC  microSD
Memory Slots 1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Display Diagonal 3" 3"
Field of View 100% Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution 920,000 pixels 921,600 pixels
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Display Aspect Ratio  4:3  4:3
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Display  LCD  LCD
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Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size 0.2" Unknown - Click to provide data
Magnification 19.6x Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewfinder Type  Electronic  Electronic

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI Connector Type  Micro  Micro

Camera

White Balance  Auto  Cloudy  Daylight  Shade  Fluorescent  Incandescent  Flash  Custom modes  Push  custom m  cus  Auto  Cloudy  Daylight  Shade  Fluorescent  Incandescent  Flash  Custom modes  Push  custom m  cus
Photo Effects  Sepia  Black&White  Sepia  Black&White
Self-Timer Delay
Camera File System  Exif 2.3  DCF  DPOF  Exif
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 Exif 2.3  DCF  DPOF  Exif
Scene Modes  Night  Night portrait  Portrait  Sports  Sunset  Pet  Beach  Snow  Fireworks  Landscape  Night  Night portrait  Portrait  Sports  Sunset  Pet  Beach  Snow  Fireworks  Landscape

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 214g
BEST
218g
Height 64.3mm 58.1mm
Depth 34.4mm 35.4mm
Width 110.6mm 102mm
Weight (including Battery) 240g
BEST
245g

Battery

Power Source Type  Battery  Battery
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Capacity 1,250mAh
BEST
1,240mAh
Battery Life 300 shots 390 shots
BEST
Battery Voltage 3.6V 3.6V

Packaging Content

Cables Included  USB  AC  Micro-USB  micro USB  USB  AC  Micro-USB  micro USB

Other Features

Camera Shutter Speed

Technical Details

Silent Shooting
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