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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ100

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ100

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8

74

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning MILC camera, outstanding for wildlife photography
91
129 Reviews + 15 Awards
44
Average
87
Fully-Featured
76
15 Months Old
Overall Score
74
Very Good
MILC 20.3MP 4" 5184 X 3888 Pixels May 2016
Camera Type Megapixels Image Sensor Size Maximum Image Resolution Release Date
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ100

73

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning compact digital camera, good for wildlife photography
89
28 Reviews + 12 Awards
56
Average
76
Good Features
72
18 Months Old
Overall Score
73
Very Good
Compact 20.1MP 10x Yes Feb 2016
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

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Reviews & Awards

Awards
15 Awards
01net.com: 5 Star
Camera Labs: Recommended
Digital Versus: 5 Star
dkamera.de: Recommended
DP Review: Silver
Ephotozine: Highly Recommended
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PhotographyBlog.com: Highly Recommended
photoreview.com.au: Editor's Choice
Pocket Lint: Recommended
prohardver.hu: Recommended
reviewed.com: Editor's Choice
12 Awards
01net.com: 5 Star
allround-pc.com: Recommended Product
Camera Labs: Highly Recommended
EISA.eu: EISA Best Product
focus-numerique.fr: Recommended
Les Numeriques.com: 5 Star
ljudochbild.se: Recommended
Lydogbilde.no: Especially Recommended
lydogbillede.dk: Especially Recommended 5 Star
PhotographyBlog.com: Highly Recommended
Techradar: Recommended
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
Average Expert Rating
Average User Rating
No reviews found

Specification

Picture Quality

Camera Type  MILC
BEST
 MILC
Megapixels 20.3MP
BEST
20.1MP
Image Sensor Size 4"
BEST
1"
Still Image Resolution  5184 x 3456  3840 x 2160  1712 x 1712  1824 x 1368  1824 x 1216  1920 x 1080  1824 x 1024  5472 x 3648  5472 x 3080  3648 x 3648  3888 x 2592  3456 x 2592  2592 x 2592  2736 x 1824  5184 x 3456  3840 x 2160  1712 x 1712  1824 x 1368  1824 x 1216  1920 x 1080  1824 x 1024  5472 x 3648  5472 x 3080  3648 x 3648  3888 x 2592  3456 x 2592  2592 x 2592  2736 x 1824
BEST
Maximum Image Resolution  5184 x 3888
BEST
 5184 x 3888
Sensor Type  Live MOS
BEST
 Live MOS
Image Formats Supported  RAW  JPG  MPO  JPEG XR  JPEG
BEST
 RAW  JPG  MPO  JPEG XR  JPEG
Image Sensor Size (W X H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Total Megapixels 21.77MP
BEST
20.9MP
Image Stabilizer Location  Lens  Lens

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Lens System

Optical Zoom 10x
BEST
Minimum Aperture Number 3.5
BEST
Maximum Aperture Number 22 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 280mm 400mm
BEST
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 24mm
BEST
25mm
Aspherical Lens 3 9
BEST
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Extra/Smart Zoom Unknown - Click to provide data 20x
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Combined Zoom Unknown - Click to provide data 20x
Lens Mount Interface  Four Thirds  Micro Four Thirds  Four Thirds  Micro Four Thirds
Diaphragm Blade 7 Unknown - Click to provide data
Filter Size 58mm Unknown - Click to provide data

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance 0.2m Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes  single  continuous  tracking  Single Auto Focus  Continuous Auto Focus  Face tracking  Face detection  Tracking Auto Focus  single  continuous  tracking  Single Auto Focus  Continuous Auto Focus  Face tracking  Face detection  Tracking Auto Focus
Macro Focusing Range (wide) Unknown - Click to provide data
Macro Focusing Range (tele) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus  TTL  TTL

Light Exposure

ISO Sensitivity  Auto  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) 25,600 25,600
ISO Sensitivity (min) 100 80
BEST
Light Metering  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  Centre-weighted  Spot  evaluative  Multi-pattern  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  Centre-weighted  Spot  evaluative  Multi-pattern
Light Exposure Correction  ± 5EV (1/3EV step)  ± 5EV (1/3EV step)
Light Exposure Control  Program AE  Program  Program AE  Program

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed 1s 1s
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 60s 60s
Camera Shutter Type  Mechanical  Mechanical

Flash

Flash Modes  Auto  Flash off  Forced on  Red-eye reduction  Slow synchronization  Second curtain synchro  Flash on  Forced off  Auto  Flash off  Forced on  Red-eye reduction  Slow synchronization  Second curtain synchro  Flash on  Forced off
Flash Sync-Speed 1s Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Range (tele) Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Range (wide) Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Exposure Correction  ±2EV (1/2, 1/3 EV step)
BEST
 ±2EV (1/2, 1/3 EV step)
Shoe Mounting Point Type  Hot  Hot

Video

Maximum Video Resolution  3840 x 2160  3840 x 2160
Video Resolution  3840 x 2160  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480  3840 x 2160  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480
Motion JPEG Frame Rate Unknown - Click to provide data 25fps
Video Formats Supported  MP4  AVCHD  AVC  MP4  AVCHD  AVC
Analog Signal Format System  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC
BEST
 PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC
Resolution At Capture Speed  3840x2160@25fps  3840x2160@24fps  3840x2160@30fps  1920x1080@60fps  1920x1080@30fps  1280x720@30fps  1280x720@120fps  1920x1080@25fps  1280x720@24fps  3840x2160@25fps  3840x2160@24fps  3840x2160@30fps  1920x1080@60fps  1920x1080@30fps  1280x720@30fps  1280x720@120fps  1920x1080@25fps  1280x720@24fps
HD Type  HD  4K Ultra HD  HD  4K Ultra HD

Audio

Audio System  Mono  Mono

Memory

Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD  SDXC  SDHC  SD
Memory Slots 1 1

Display

Display Diagonal 3" 3"
Field of View 100% 100%
Display Resolution 1,040,000 pixels 1,040,000 pixels
Display  OLED
BEST
 OLED

Viewfinder

Magnification 1.54x Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewfinder Type  Electronic  Electronic

Ports & Interfaces

USB Connector Type  Micro-USB B  USB  Micro-USB B  USB
HDMI Connector Type  Micro  Micro
USB Connector  Micro-USB  Micro-USB B  Micro-USB  Micro-USB B

Camera

White Balance  ATW  Auto  Cloudy  Daylight  Shade  Flash  Halogen  Incandescent  ATW  Auto  Cloudy  Daylight  Shade  Flash  Halogen  Incandescent
Photo Effects  Black&White  Sepia  Vivid  Neutral  Black&White  Sepia  Vivid  Neutral
Self-Timer Delay
Image Editing  Rotating  Crop  Rotating  Crop
Camera File System  Exif 2.3  RAW  DCF  Exif
BEST
 Exif 2.3  RAW  DCF  Exif
Camera Playback  Movie  Single image  Slide show  Thumbnails  Thumbnail  Single  Movie  Single image  Slide show  Thumbnails  Thumbnail  Single
Diopter Adjustment (D-D) Unknown - Click to provide data
Eye Relief 21mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Scene Modes  Landscape  Panorama  Portrait  Landscape  Panorama  Portrait
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  EN  ES  F  DAN  DUT  GRE  CZE  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  EN  ES  F  DAN  DUT  GRE  CZE

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 435g 268g
BEST
Height 77.9mm 64.5mm
Depth 61.3mm 44.3mm
Width 133.2mm 110.5mm
Lens Weight 165g Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Length 63.6mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Diameter 60.6mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight (including Battery) 487g 310g
BEST

Battery

Power Source Type  Battery  Battery
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Supported Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Battery Capacity 1,200mAh
BEST
1,025mAh
Battery Life 330 shots
BEST
260 shots
Battery Voltage 7.2V 7.2V

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Cables Included  USB
BEST
 USB

Networking

Wi-Fi Standards  IEEE 802.11b  IEEE 802.11g  IEEE 802.11n  IEEE 802.11b  IEEE 802.11g  IEEE 802.11n

Other Features

Camera Shutter Speed

Technical Details

Silent Shooting
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