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Panasonic DMC-FZ200 Digital Camera

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12.1MP 24x MOS Oct 2013
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World's First 25-600mm Lens With Full-Range F2.8 ApertureThe DMC-FZ200 features a high-quality LEICA DC VARIO-ELMARIT 25mm ultra wide-angle lens with a 24x optical zoom (35mm camera equivalent:... More
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31 Reasons For

Expert Reviews Are Good

This bridge camera camera received an expert rating of 84 out of 100 from techreviewsource.com. That puts this camera in the top 14% of all the digital cameras of a similar type and age.

Good Quality Lens

A number of Panasonic DMC-FZ200 reviewers who reviewed it thought it had a good zoom. Techreviewsource.com mentioned in their Panasonic DMC-FZ200 review five years ago “Fast 2.8 zoom lens”. Expert Reviews mentioned “The Panasonic Lumix DMCF 200 has an excellent 2.8 25600mm zoom lens” .

A few people said in their reviews that this digital camera had a good lens. Techreviewsource.com gave it a score of 5 stars and wrote five years ago “A sharp f/2.8 aperture lens and speedy performance make up for it”. Techreviewsource.com also said “Superb lens sharpness”.

A few customers who bought this digital camera agreed that it had a good image stabiliser. Expert Reviews wrote “Power OIS image stabilization, with "active" mode for movies”. One customer who bought it concluded that it had a good autofocus. Techreviewsource.com mentioned in their review of the Panasonic DMC-FZ200 “Quick autofocus”.

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Good Product Quality

Some Panasonic DMC-FZ200 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that the Panasonic DMC-FZ200 was good quality. Techreviewsource.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Good image quality up to 800 ISO”. Expert Reviews said in their review “Impressive image quality”. Expert Reviews also mentioned “Sublime picture quality”.

Panasonic Has Good Camera Reviews

Panasonic bridge camera digital cameras have good reviews on average and across all digital cameras Panasonic is one of the better rated brands.

Good Quality Pictures

A few people who purchased this digital camera considered that it was able to produce good images. Techreviewsource.com mentioned “Sharp images”. Expert Reviews mentioned two years ago “And excellent picture and video quality for its class” in their review of this digital camera. Expert Reviews also mentioned “Good image stabilization”.

Several people who purchased this digital camera agreed that it had a good picture resolution. Two years ago Expert Reviews mentioned “Fast shooting performance, even when shooting in raw or raw plus JPEG” in their Panasonic DMC-FZ200 review. Expert Reviews also wrote “3inch rotating LCD with 460 000 pixels, good outdoorlow light visibility”.

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Good Screen / Viewfinder

Several people who reviewed the Panasonic DMC-FZ200 agreed that it had a good screen. Techreviewsource.com said “Full articulated LCD screen” in their Panasonic DMC-FZ200 review. Techreviewsource.com also wrote “24 600mm equivalent range is significant, vari-angle screen, decent battery life, raw file capture available”.

One Panasonic DMC-FZ200 reviewer concluded that the Panasonic DMC-FZ200 had an electronic viewfinder. Five years ago Techreviewsource.com wrote “Excellent EVF”.

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Robust

Several Panasonic DMC-FZ200 owners who reviewed it concluded that it was well made. Five years ago Techreviewsource.com said in their review “Plastic build, could be better quality”. Expert Reviews mentioned “Excellent build quality and good handling” in their Panasonic DMC-FZ200 review. Expert Reviews also said “Contact maximum aperture of 2.8 is a real welcome feature, excellent build quality, good handling, solid image quality”.

Easy to Use

Two Panasonic DMC-FZ200 owners mentioned in their reviews that the Panasonic DMC-FZ200 was easy to handle. One Panasonic DMC-FZ200 owner considered that this digital camera was easy to use.

Good Support

A few customers who reviewed the product mentioned that it had good technical guidance. Expert Reviews mentioned “It has a ton of shooting options, including full manual for”. Expert Reviews also said “Full manual controls with RAW support, numerous ways to adjust white balance, two types of bracketing”. Expert Reviews also mentioned “Full manual on CDROM (it's not very userfriendly, e”.

Good Technical Features

A number of people who reviewed the Panasonic DMC-FZ200 reckoned that it had good features. Techreviewsource.com mentioned “Good design and handling, easy to use, customisable features”. Expert Reviews said two years ago “A wealth of sophisticated features help you prise optimum results from the imposing zoom while onetouch Full HD video”.

Good Video Capture

A few Panasonic DMC-FZ200 owners said in their reviews that this digital camera was good for video recording. Techreviewsource.com mentioned in their review “Full HD video at 50 fps with stereo sound”.

Nice Design

One person who bought it reckoned that it was a good design.

Good Size

One customer said in their reviews that this digital camera was compact. Two years ago Expertreviews.co.uk mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Jump to our Best Compact cameras, Ultra-zoom cameras”.

Supports Video Capability

supports video capability

The DMC-FZ200 supports video capability. Most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the DMC-FZ200 do not support video capability.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other cameras which support video capability currently available including the SX40 HS[pl_124816_price], or the PowerShot SX60 HS[pl_2497189_price] both from Canon which has better reviews.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

Like most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been around for more than two years, the DMC-FZ200 has a built-in flash.

We compared this camera to all the other cameras with a built-in flash and we think the SX40 HS[pl_124816_price], and the SX50 HS[pl_1410250_price] both from Canon or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6[plb_2147791_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

Like most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the DMC-FZ200, the DMC-FZ200 has an image stabilizer.

There are a number of alternative cameras with an image stabilizer currently available which you might also want to consider including the SX40 HS[pl_124816_price], or the SX50 HS[pl_1410250_price] both from Canon or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6[plb_2147791_price] which has better reviews.

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Supports Three Image Formats Supporteds

The Panasonic DMC-FZ200 has a greater number of supported image formats than most digital cameras of this age and spec. This Panasonic digital camera supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most commonly supported image formats supported supported by cameras of a comparable age and spec to the DMC-FZ200. The image formats supporteds "MPO" and "RAW" are also supported by this camera.

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Has Two Image Editings

The Panasonic DMC-FZ200 has a greater number of image editing modes than most cameras that were launched more than two years ago. This camera has a Resizing image editing, which is the most commonly found image editing found on cameras of a comparable type and age to the DMC-FZ200. The image editing "Crop" is also found on this Panasonic camera.

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Quite Wide Field of View

With a field of view of 100 percent, the DMC-FZ200 has one of the wider field of views amongst comparable spec digital cameras of this age. The narrowest field of view of bridge camera digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the DMC-FZ200 is 95% and the widest is 100%.

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Quite Long Slowest Camera Shutter Speed

At 60 seconds, the DMC-FZ200 has a fairly long slowest camera shutter speed compared to most of the other cameras of this age and spec. The shortest slowest camera shutter speed of comparable spec cameras that have been available for a similar time to the DMC-FZ200 is 2s, the longest is 120s, and the average slowest camera shutter speed is 20s.

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540 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)s

The DMC-FZ200 is a digital camera that takes 540 shots battery life (CIPA standard)s.

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Has Six White Balances

The DMC-FZ200 has a greater number of white balance modes than most bridge camera digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago. This digital camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most commonly found white balance found on bridge camera digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the DMC-FZ200. The white balances "Cloudy", "Daylight", "Flash", "Incandescent" and "Shade" are also found on this camera.

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Has Two Photo Effectss

The DMC-FZ200 has a greater number of photo effects than most bridge camera digital cameras that are a similar age to it. This Panasonic camera has a Black&White photo effects, which is the most commonly found photo effects found on digital cameras of this age and spec. The photo effects "Sepia" is also found on this digital camera.

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Quite Small Maximum Aperture Number

At 8, the Panasonic DMC-FZ200 has a fairly small maximum aperture number compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the DMC-FZ200. Across all the digital cameras of this age and type the maximum aperture numbers range from 2.7 to 20, and the average maximum aperture number is 6.6.

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Supports Eight ISO Sensitivitys

The number of ISO speeds supported by the Panasonic DMC-FZ200 is more than most digital cameras that are a similar age to it. The most frequently supported ISO sensitivity is 160, but this ISO sensitivity is not supported by this Panasonic camera. The ISO sensitivitys 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400 and Auto are also supported by this camera.

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4000 X 3000 Still Image Resolution(s)

The DMC-FZ200 has a higher still image resolution than most bridge camera digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. This camera has a 4000 x 3000 still image resolution(s), whereas most cameras of a similar type and age to it have a 1920 x 1080 still image resolution(s). This Panasonic camera also have still image resolution(s)s of 480 x 480, 640 x 360, 640 x 424, 640 x 480, 1536 x 1536, 1600 x 1200, 1920 x 1920, 2048 x 1360, 2048 x 1536, 2448 x 2448, 2560 x 1440, 2560 x 1712, 2560 x 1920, 2992 x 2992, 3264 x 1840, 3264 x 2176, 3264 x 2448 and 4000 x 2248 and 4000 x 2672. The best still image resolution of all digital cameras of this type and age is 5152 x 3864 and the worst is 640 x 360.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolutions

The highest video resolution supported by the DMC-FZ200 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels digital camera, which is the most common video resolution supported by cameras of a comparable age and spec to the DMC-FZ200. 640 x 480 pixels is also supported by this digital camera. This camera also supports a video resolutions of 1280 x 720 pixels. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

This camera's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best supported video resolution across all bridge camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to the DMC-FZ200.

The worst supported video resolution across comparable types of camera is 320 x 120 pixels.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found maximum video resolution on comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

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± 3EV (1/3EV Step) Light Exposure Correction

The Panasonic DMC-FZ200 has a ± 3EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction which is wider than the ± 2EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction found on most bridge camera digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

This camera's light exposure correction (± 3EV (1/3EV step)) is in fact the best light exposure correction across all digital cameras of this age and type.

A ± 2EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction is the worst light exposure correction amongst similar types of camera.

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Supports Two Power Source Types

The Panasonic DMC-FZ200 has a greater number of power sources than most comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. This camera supports a Battery power source type, which is the most commonly supported power source type supported by bridge camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to the DMC-FZ200. The power source type "AC" is also supported by this Panasonic camera.

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Very Small Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture numbers of bridge camera digital cameras that came out around the same time as the DMC-FZ200 range from 2.6 to 19, and the average minimum aperture number is 3.5. The DMC-FZ200 has a quite small minimum aperture number (only 2.8) compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that came out around the same time as the DMC-FZ200.

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16 Reasons Against

A Bit Expensive

A few people said in their reviews that it was not cheap. Two years ago Expert Reviews mentioned in their review “The F 200 is expensive, especially if all you're after is a long zoom lens”. Expert Reviews also said “More expensive than other super zooms (though none have comparable lenses”.

Some customers who purchased it agreed that it was not good value for money. Expert Reviews said two years ago “Pricey compared to the competition” in their Panasonic DMC-FZ200 review.

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Poor Connectivity

One person who reviewed the product concluded that it did not have gps. Expert Reviews wrote in their review of this digital camera two years ago “It doesn't have builtin GPS or WiFi, or a proximity sensor for switching from the LCD to EVF”.

Unacceptable Noise Level

One Panasonic DMC-FZ200 owner who bought it considered that it was not noisy. Expert Reviews said “Photos slightly noisy”.

Poor Battery Life

Two Panasonic DMC-FZ200 owners who bought it mentioned that it did not have a good battery life. Expert Reviews said “The SD card slot and battery compartment can't be accessed when the camera is on a tr”.

Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Panasonic DMC-FZ200 does not support wi-Fi, although keep in mind that most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age also do not support wi-Fi.

We compared this digital camera to all the other cameras with a wi-Fi and we think the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6[plb_2147791_price], or the Canon PowerShot SX60 HS[plb_2497189_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The DMC-FZ200 does not support Full HD video, although it is worth noting that most of the other digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago also do not support Full HD video.

It is worth also looking at other cameras which also support Full HD video including the PowerShot SX60 HS[pl_2497189_price], or the PowerShot SX530 HS[pl_2697682_price] both from Canon.

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Not 3D

Most cameras of this type and age are not 3D. The Panasonic DMC-FZ200 is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.

If you would prefer a digital camera that is 3D then you might want to consider the Lumix DMC-FZ72[pl_1983697_price], or the Lumix DMC-FZ330[pl_2981228_price] both from Panasonic.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Most cameras of this age and type do not have a GPS (satellite). The Panasonic DMC-FZ200 is no exception to this as it too does not have a GPS (satellite).

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Not Waterproof

The Panasonic DMC-FZ200 is not waterproof. Most of the other cameras of this spec and age are also not waterproof.

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Quite Low Megapixel

With a megapixel of only 12.1 megapixels, the Panasonic DMC-FZ200 has a fairly low megapixel compared to most of the other digital cameras of this age and spec. The lowest megapixel of bridge camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago is 12MP and the highest is 21MP.

We compared all the other 12.1MP cameras to this digital camera and we think because of it's better review score, the Canon SX40 HS[plb_124816_price] is also worth considering.

If this digital camera megapixel is too low for you then you might also want to consider the Fujifilm FinePix HS30EXR[plb_2071810_price] (16MP), the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS[plb_2697682_price] (16MP), or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6[plb_2147791_price] (16.05MP) which is also higher rated.

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Only Features Five Flash Modess

The DMC-FZ200 has a greater number of flash modes than most cameras that have been available for a similar time to it. This Panasonic camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most commonly featured flash modes featured on cameras of this type and age. The flash modess "Forced off", "Forced on", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this Panasonic digital camera.

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Very Low Motion JPEG Frame Rate

The DMC-FZ200 has one of the lower motion JPEG frame rates (only 25 frames per second) amongst bridge camera digital cameras of this age. The motion JPEG frame rates of bridge camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago range from 24fps to 240fps, and the average motion JPEG frame rate is 39fps.

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Quite Few Total Megapixels

The least total megapixels of digital cameras of this type and age is 12MP, the most is 22MP, and the average total megapixels is 17MP. The Panasonic DMC-FZ200 has a quite few total megapixels (only 12.8 megapixels) compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that came out around the same time as the DMC-FZ200.

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Only 4000 X 3000 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

The DMC-FZ200 has a 4000 x 3000 pixels maximum image resolution which is higher than most digital cameras of this spec and age. Most cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it have a 4608 x 3456 pixels maximum image resolution.

This digital camera's image resolution (4000 x 3000 pixels) is actually the worst image resolution amongst all digital cameras of a similar type and age to the DMC-FZ200.

Amongst comparable types of digital camera the best image resolution is 5472 x 3648 pixels.

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Fairly Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The DMC-FZ200 has one of the longer minimum focal length (35mm film equiv)s (25 millimeters) amongst bridge camera digital cameras of this age. The shortest minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of digital cameras of this age and type is 4.5mm and the longest is 28mm.

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Quite Big ISO Sensitivity (min)

With an ISO sensitivity (min) of 100, the Panasonic DMC-FZ200 has one of the bigger ISO sensitivity (min)s amongst bridge camera digital cameras of this age. The average ISO sensitivity (min) of digital cameras that came out around the same time as the DMC-FZ200 is 93.

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7 Other reasons to consider the Panasonic DMC-FZ200

Released Over Three Years Ago

This Panasonic digital camera has been on the market for over three years.

Average Display Diagonal

The DMC-FZ200 has a fairly average display diagonal (3 inches) compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that are a comparable age to the DMC-FZ200.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 3" screen cameras currently available including the Canon SX50 HS[plb_1410250_price], or the Sony DSC-HX300[plb_1543709_price] which has better reviews.

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

This camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is the most frequently supported compatible memory cards on cameras of a similar type and age to it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

Other cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory currently available which you might want to consider include because of it's better review score, the SX40 HS[pl_124816_price], the PowerShot SX530 HS[pl_2697682_price], or the SX40 HS[pl_124816_price] all from Canon.

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Average Weight

The Panasonic DMC-FZ200 has a relatively standard weight (537 grams) compared to most of the other bridge camera digital cameras that are a similar age to the DMC-FZ200.

If you would consider a camera with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Fujifilm FinePix S8500[plb_1565844_price] (577g).

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Average Optical Zoom

With an optical zoom of 24 times zoom factor, the Panasonic DMC-FZ200 has a pretty standard optical zoom compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the DMC-FZ200.

Other 24x optical zoom digital cameras currently available that you might want to consider include the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ62[plb_1884253_price] which has better reviews.

Digital cameras with a bigger optical zoom that might also be worth considering include the FinePix HS30EXR[pl_2071810_price] (30x), or the S1[pl_2145007_price] (50x) both from Fujifilm which also has a higher rating.

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Average Digital Zoom

At 4 times zoom factor, the DMC-FZ200 has a relatively standard digital zoom compared to most of the other cameras of this age and spec.

There are a number of other 4x digital zoom cameras currently available which you might also want to look at including the SX40 HS[pl_124816_price], the G1 X[pl_1397751_price], or the SX50 HS[pl_1410250_price] all from Canon which has better reviews.

If you are looking for a camera with a bigger digital zoom then you might want to look at the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ72[plb_1983697_price] (5x) which is also higher rated.

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MOS Sensor Type

This camera has a MOS sensor type, which is the most frequently found sensor type on bridge camera digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

We compared all the other cameras that have a MOS sensor to this camera and we think because of it's better review score, the Lumix DMC-FZ72[pl_1983697_price], and the Lumix DMC-FZ1000[pl_2413606_price] both from Panasonic is also worth considering.

If the sensor type of this bridge camera camera is too bad for you then you might want to look at the PowerShot SX530 HS[pl_2697682_price] (CMOS), or the PowerShot SX60 HS[pl_2497189_price] (CMOS) both from Canon which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Total Megapixels
Supported Aspect Ratios
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Extra/Smart Zoom
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Auto Focus (AF) Lock
Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam
Normal Focusing Range
Macro Focusing Range (wide)
Manual Focusing Range (wide)
Auto Mode Focusing Range (wide)
Manual Focusing Range (tele)
Macro Focusing Range (tele)
Auto Mode Focusing Range (tele)
Normal Focusing Range (wide)
Normal Focusing Range (tele)
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Range (wide)
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Video Formats Supported
Analog Signal Format System
Video Resolutions
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Internal Memory
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Field of View
Display Resolution (numeric)
Second Display
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
HDMI
HDMI Connector Type
USB Version
Camera
White Balance
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Calendar
Histogram
Image Quality Adjustment
Image Editing
Scene Modes
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Battery Capacity
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Battery Voltage
Packaging Content
Bundled Software
Cables Included
Batteries Included
Battery Charger Included
Hand Strap
Networking
Wi-Fi
Other Features
Video Capability
Built-In Flash
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity

19 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(57)
5 June 2015

Jump to our Best Compact cameras, Ultra-zoom cameras and Bridge camerasTo make this article easier to browse, and to make it easier for you to find the camera you're after, we've split it into... Read more…

The Panasonic Lumix's body has options to add an additional flash unit and an external microphone
2.8 max aperture thru ought, image quality
Constant 2.8 maximum aperture
Excellent build quality and good handling
Impressive image quality
The camera's design makes it impossible to access the battery and SD card slots when you're using a tripod
No eye sensor in the view finder, small LCD
Lack of eye sensor can be a pain
EVF could be larger
Lack of an eye sensor on the viewfinder, viewfinder itself could do with being larger

You will like this prosumer camera for the variety of shooting scenarios it will work in, but not its steep price tag...

22 April 2013

The image quality of this camera is quite imoressive, thanks to its new feature which is ?world's first' constant f/2.8 aperture that runs throughout the entire focal range from 25mm to 600mm,...

It's a rare superzoom camera that features an f/2.8 lens -- especially a Leica-branded 24x zoom lens that maintains that constant max aperture throughout its range. But that's exactly what the... Read more…

28 February 2013

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 9 September 2012 by Le5lieb
Le5lieb would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200

I will be the first to admit that I don't want to bother to take the time to set shutter speed, f-stop, ISO, etc when I am taking pictures, but I still want to end up with quality images. I have... Read more…

Reviewed 6 September 2012 by NiceShotSteve
NiceShotSteve would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200

I upgraded from an FZ150 to the FZ200. I really liked the FZ150 and used it as my constant travel companion over the past year or so. The FZ200 is equally as good but it is also different. The... Read more…

Reviewed 30 May 2013 by EARLYADAPTER
EARLYADAPTER would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200

No GPS or WiFi are not deal breakers for me. A proximity sensor for switching from the LCD to EVF would be helpful...

Reviewed 28 June 2013 by Erphyy
Erphyy would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200 (Verified Purchase)

So far I like this camera which was reviewed as excellent for sports action pictures...

Reviewed 19 September 2012 by Dr. Hank
Dr. Hank would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200 (Verified Purchase)

I was a professional photographer years ago. Now I'm an educated amateur.I look for a camera that allows me to over ride automatic settings, gives me a wide zoom range, and has quality optics.... Read more…

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Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic fz200, panasonic fz200k, panasonic dmcfz200, panasonic dmcfz200k, panasonic dmcfz200kr
Barcodes 00008.8517E+11, 00033586895074, 00616641724665, 00617689550148, 00617689550155, 00617689550162, 00617689550179, 00845251094213, 00846875436885, 00885170087804, 00899949110068, 04984824965430, 05025232683680, 05025232683697, 05025232683703, 05025232771523, 05025232771547, 08851700878046

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Twice As High Still Image Resolution
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30s Shorter Maximum Camera Shutter Speed

PowerShot G16 vs DMC-FZ200

Canon PowerShot G16 vs Panasonic DMC-FZ200
Canon PowerShot G16 Panasonic DMC-FZ200
£ 246.99
Tech.uk.msn.com Review is Significantly Better
69.9mm Thinner
CMOS Sensor
Twice As Good Viewfinder
Digital Versus Review is Significantly Worse
"Expert Reviews" Review is Significantly Worse
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