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Panasonic DMC-LS6

Panasonic DMC-LS6
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A classic and good spec compact digital camera
Compact 14.1MP 5x Yes Mar 2012
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Panasonic DMC-LS6 Review

With excellent reviews but good features, we have scored the Panasonic DMC-LS6 as follows:
84
Reviews
2 Reviews
68
Features
Good Features
62
Age
6 Years Old
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

It has good expert reviews and superb user reviews with an average overall rating of 66%. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better digital cameras are available. View the latest cameras 2018.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Average optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Lower than average megapixels
Only 4320 x 3240 pixels image resolution

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

48
Portrait Photography
Mediocre
39
Landscape Photography
Mediocre
56
Everyday Photography
Average
65
Wildlife Photography
Good

How Big is the Panasonic DMC-LS6?

The Panasonic DMC-LS6 is 96.5mm wide and 62mm tall. It is 27.2mm deep and weighs 0.125kg.

Panasonic DMC-LS6 front dimensions
Panasonic DMC-LS6 size in context

Panasonic DMC-LS6 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Average Expert Reviews

This Panasonic digital camera received a score of 75 out of 100 from expert review website Cameras.co.uk.

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Panasonic Has Very Good Reviews for Its Cameras

We checked 13,199 expert and owner reviews (including 3,558 verified purchases) for Panasonic digital cameras and found that on average Panasonic has very good ratings compared to other brands. 95% of those that bought a Panasonic camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Age

Released Over Six Years Ago

This camera has been on the market since March 2012.

Features

Lower Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the DMC-LS6 of only 14.1MP is lower than 68% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The average megapixels of all cameras is 16MP, with the lowest being 0.3MP and the highest being 80MP.

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Only 4320 X 3240 Pixels Image Resolution

The Panasonic DMC-LS6 has a maximum image resolution of 4320 x 3240 pixels. That's 12% lower image resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most common resolution. Across all digital cameras the resolution ranges from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Panasonic DMC-LS6 of 5x is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 47% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Panasonic DMC-LS6 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels camera, which is the most common resolution. Across all cameras the worst resolution is 160 x 120 pixels and the best is 3840 x 3840 pixels. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The DMC-LS6 has an image stabilizer. 78% of cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The DMC-LS6's minimum aperture number of 2.8 is fairly typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 66% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Very Light

Cameras have weights of between 50g and 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The DMC-LS6's weight of only 125g is lighter than 80% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The DMC-LS6's maximum aperture number of 6.5 is larger than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 72% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Night Mode

The DMC-LS6 has a night mode, unlike 96% of cameras which do not have a night mode.

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Longer Than Average Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Panasonic DMC-LS6's maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 130mm is longer than 66% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The internal memory of the DMC-LS6 of only 10MB is smaller than 90% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The internal memory of cameras range from 1MB to 700MB, and the average internal memory is 50MB.

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Longer Than Average Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The DMC-LS6's minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 26mm is longer than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the longest 28% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The DMC-LS6 does not support Full HD video. 76% of cameras also do not support Full HD video.

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Higher Than Average Maximum Playback Zoom

The maximum playback zoom of the DMC-LS6 of 12.3x is in the highest 18% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. The average maximum playback zoom of all cameras is 10x, with the lowest being 1x and the highest being 39x.

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Only 640 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the DMC-LS6 is 640 x 480. That's 90% lower still image resolution than the most common resolution of 1712 x 1712. Across all cameras the worst resolution is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Panasonic DMC-LS6 of 4x is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 67% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of cameras is 1", the largest is 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The Panasonic DMC-LS6's display diagonal of only 2.7" is in the smallest 27% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most other digital cameras, the DMC-LS6 does not have a GPS (satellite). 89% of cameras do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Smaller Than Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor sizes of digital cameras range from 0.25" to 1.5", and the average image sensor size is 0.47". The DMC-LS6's image sensor size of only 0.429" is smaller than 92% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The display resolution of the Panasonic DMC-LS6 of only 230,000 pixels is lower than 71% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The lowest display resolution of cameras is 23,000 pixels, the highest is 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels.

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Very Light

The weight of the DMC-LS6 of only 0.125kg is in the lightest 29% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The weights of cameras range from 0.095kg to 1.3kg, and the average weight is 0.24kg.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

panasonic dmcls6ep, 5025232665945, 5025232665938

Barcodes:

05025232665921, 05025232665938, 05025232665945

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