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Panasonic DMCTZ60EBK Digital Camera

£219.00
Compact Camera 18.1MP 30x Apr 2014
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Twelve industry awards
Competent image stabilization
Good technical features
570 Reviews + 12 Awards
Trusted Reviews Recommended PhotographyBlog.com Highly Recommended Ephotozine Highly Recommended What Digital Camera Gold
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Reasonably Priced

Fourty-seven people agreed that this digital camera was good value for money. Two years ago Thomas Wilson rated it 5 stars out of 5 and he mentioned on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “Easy to hold and operate, lots of features, value for money”. Teresa she said “Excellent value” in her Panasonic DMC-TZ60 review. Tony. wrote in their review of this digital camera “Value for money? You bet, buy one to treat yourself”.

Thirteen people thought it was expensive. Tim Smith mentioned “The colour and saturation is great and the photos look like they have been taken from a much more expensive camera” and scored the product a maximum of 5 stars. Tony. rated it 80 out of 100 and said on expert review site Argos.co.uk two years ago “The camera has almost all the bells and whistle features of the more expensive and bulkier digital DSLR cameras which enable you to take complete control of your pictures”. Three years ago Bigj mentioned in their review of this digital camera on expert website Argos.co.uk “Great little camera with a raft of features found on bigger and more expensive models that produces superb pictures”.

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Features

Good Technical Features

Sixty-five customers who bought the product concluded that it had good features. Expert review site Ephotozine.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “The TZ60 has all the features you'd want from a travel camera” . Expert review site Digitalversus.com said in their review of this digital camera “It even has some never-before-seen features for this kind of camera, with a RAW mode” and scored the product 80 out of 100. Expert review site Expertreviews.co.uk gave the product a rating of 4 stars out of 5 and wrote in their review of this digital camera “A strong all-rounder that's packed with useful features.”.


Reviews

Twelve Industry Awards

Amongst cameras of this type and age, this camera is one of the most highly awarded by expert review sites.

The writers at three expert review sites all concluded that they would recommend this Panasonic camera. This digital camera received a "Recommended" award from Trusted Reviews, Digitallife.se and Vido.com.ua.

This camera received a "Highly Recommended" award from both review websites Ephotozine and PhotographyBlog.com, both of which thought that this high megapixel camera was great.

This high megapixel camera was given an "Editor's Choice" award by both websites Photoreview.com.au and Optyczne.pl, both of which concluded that this camera was excellent.

The editor of one other expert review site concluded that this digital camera was terrific and gave it one of their highest awards. What Digital Camera gave this camera a "Gold" award.

This camera received a "Best in Test 5 Star" award from both Lydogbilde.no and Lydogbillede.dk and it received a "Best in Test" award from Ljudochbild.se.

Expert Reviews Are Good

This high megapixel camera has an average expert rating of 84% based on twenty-five expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine, Trusted Reviews and Expert Reviews.

Excellent User Reviews

Users have rated this camera as exceptional on average. 375 reviewers (71% of all reviewers) gave this camera the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Panasonic Has Good Camera Reviews

Based on 9,075 user and expert reviews (including 519 verified purchases), Panasonic has good reviews for its digital cameras. Panasonic also has good reviews specifically within its high megapixel cameras range compared to other brands. 94% of those that bought a Panasonic digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Design

Control Ring

One hundred and thirteen people thought this digital camera was easy to use. Stuff.tv rated the product 4 stars out of 5 and said “Handy electronic viewfinder” in their review of the Panasonic DMC-TZ60. They also mentioned “Control ring” in their review. Expert review site Amateurphotographer.co.uk wrote in their review of this digital camera “The camera is very easy to use despite the lack of a touchscreen”.

Twenty-three customers who purchased the product reckoned that it was easy to use the menus. Expert Reviews mentioned “Customisable settings ring around the lens”. Teriko wrote on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “It has dozens of really useful settings”. Peter W gave it a score of 4 stars out of 5 and he mentioned in his review of this digital camera “Good Panorama photos and some scene settings are clever”.

Five people who reviewed this digital camera thought it was comfortable and easy to hold. Susiec47 said “Very easy to hold when taking photos with zoom with a nice feel to camera”. Two years ago Laura Johnson mentioned “Good to hold due to the material it's made from which isn't slippy” in her review of this digital camera.

Five owners wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was easy to setup. Xr39q rated it 80 out of 100 and said on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “Pocketable 720mm zoom camera Very easy to setup Still works after a year (maybe my expectations were too low here) Not so good”. Raj mentioned “So far the TZ60 has proven brilliant though very fiddly to set up Wifi and the smartphone app” in their review of this digital camera. Bluenote wrote “This can be very useful for example in setting up the camera to photograph wild life”.

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Build Quality

One hundred and twenty-four customers considered that this digital camera was good quality. Trusted Reviews gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and said “Great, high quality design”. What Digital Camera mentioned “Build Quality”. Expert website Tech.uk.msn.com said “They are image quality, they are fun features, they are the latest technology, they are bags of zoom in an ea” in their review of this digital camera.

Nice Design

Twenty-two customers wrote that it was good looking. Tirade wrote “Video is pretty yuk with lots of panning blur”. They also mentioned “Image quality is pretty good at normal enlargement sizes up to A4 maybe A3.” in their review. Two years ago Stevieb60 wrote “The TZ60 does it for me and is pretty foolproof”.

Eight customers thought the product was well designed. Digitalversus.com wrote in their review of this digital camera on expert website Digital Versus “The Panasonic Lumix TZ60 has plenty on its side, with a stylish design”. Picard mentioned on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “There are further design choices that I feel could have been avoided” in their review of this digital camera. Pepper scored the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars and said in their review of this digital camera “Effective ergonomics - it's easy to hold, operate and the menu system and controls are well designed”.

Seven owners wrote in their reviews that it was neat. Two years ago Stevieb60 said on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “The camera has a Leica lens, that folds neatly away behind a protective sliding cover when the camera is off”. Casmal wrote on expert review site Johnlewis.com “It has all the functions of a much larger camera in a very neat package that can easily slip into a handbag or pocket”. Hilderann mentioned in their review of this digital camera last year “This camera has so many features that I haven't yet explored all the possibilities! It is neat, easy to operate”.

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Huge and Reliable Zoom Lens

Thirty-one owners who purchased it agreed that it was well made. Expert review site Fatducktech.com wrote “The Panasonic Lumix TZ60 is a compact and solidly built “superzoom” camera if you're after a simple compact camera with a bit more power than the average smartphone”. Expert website Brisbanetimes.com.au mentioned three years ago “Wi-Fi, GPS and NFC are built in and th” . Also three years ago Thewithies scored this digital camera the highest possible rating of 5 stars and wrote on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “Solid and well made”.

Seven owners who purchased this digital camera concluded that it was reliable. Trusted Reviews said “Huge and reliable zoom lens” and rated this digital camera 80 out of 100. Expert website Gadgetshow.channel5.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “Can it beat the trusty smartphone? Hit play to find out!”. Ss scored it a maximum of 5 stars and said in their review of this digital camera “Traded up from my trusty old Lumix TZ7, now a much-liked reserve camera”.

Two owners who reviewed it said that it was strong and durable. Expert website Techradar.com said in their review of the Panasonic DMC-TZ60 “The compact camera market has been tough over recent years” .

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Support

Good Technical Guidance

Ten owners reckoned that it had good technical guidance. Stuart Giles said in his review of the Panasonic DMC-TZ60 two years ago “The instructions are very thorough about 200 pages, I have put the PDF file on my phone”. Jodek mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Easy to use, good instructions and comfortable to hold”. Johig said in their review of this digital camera “What I have tried is straightforward, user friendly and there are good instructions supplied on a disc”.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was April 2014 when Panasonic released the DMC-TZ60.


Display

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 3 inches, the DMC-TZ60 has a pretty average display diagonal compared to most of the other cameras of a similar age and spec to this digital camera.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative 3" screen digital cameras currently available including the Canon EOS 600D - Rebel T3i (£267.99) which has better reviews; or the Sony DSC-HX60V (£198.99) which is cheaper.

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Camera

Has a GPS (satellite)

has a GPS (satellite)

The Panasonic DMC-TZ60 has a GPS (satellite), which is unusual. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that are a comparable age to this digital camera do not have a GPS (satellite).

Other digital cameras with a GPS (satellite) currently available that you might want to consider include the Sony DSC-HX60V (£198.99), or the Samsung NX (£189.99) both of which are cheaper.

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Other Features

Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The DMC-TZ60 has a built-in flash. Most of the other digital cameras that came out more than two years ago also have a built-in flash.

Other digital cameras with a built-in flash currently available which you might want to consider include the Sony DSC-HX60V (£198.99) which is cheaper.

We think you might also be interested in alternative digital cameras which also have a built-in flash including the DSC-RX100 (£233.99), or the DSCHX300 (£429) both from Sony.

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Competent Image Stabilization

One hundred and fifty-seven owners wrote in their reviews that the product had a good zoom. Expert review site Trustedreviews.com wrote “If you want a travel camera with a long zoom that fits in your pocket” in their review of this digital camera and gave the product a rating of 4 stars out of 5. Three years ago expert website Stuff.tv scored the product 4 stars out of 5 and mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Panasonic Lumix TZ60 verdict Open Gallery The Lumix TZ60 is a fine compact camera with an impressive feature list (its electronic viewfinder in particular) and a huge zoom range”. Also three years ago expert review site Gadgetshow.channel5.com said in their review of this digital camera “Ortis heads to San Francisco to put the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60 compact zoom camera to the test - it packs in an 18.1-Megapixel sensor”.

Twenty-three owners wrote in their reviews that it had a good lens. Tony Carden gave the Panasonic DMC-TZ60 the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5 and he wrote on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “The lens quality also is excellent”. Spiderman said “Has the Leica lens that makes the difference”. Raj mentioned in their review of this digital camera on expert website Amazon.co.uk “Lens is incredible in range abd sharpness”.

Nineteen owners who bought it considered that it had a good autofocus. Expert review site Photographyblog.com mentioned “A useful electronic viewfinder, focus peaking for easier manual focusing”. Two years ago Stevieb60 scored the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars and said on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “The lens will go out to 30x in optical mode and there is even a focusing ring that allows 'fine tuning”. Pricey scored the product 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned in their review of this digital camera on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “The output is very good indeed, clarity and range of focus is excellent”.

Eight customers who reviewed it said that it had a good image stabiliser. Stuff.tv said “Competent image stabilization” . Expert website Pocket-Lint.com mentioned “There's decent autofocus, good image quality, excellent image stabilisation and a whole roster of other top features that show the TZ60's aspirations to”. Happy Sandi wrote on expert website Amazon.co.uk “Not yet found anything to fault with it and I especially like the image stabilisation - very effective”.

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RAW File Shooting

Two hundred and twenty-two people considered that it was able to produce good images. Expert website Smh.com.au mentioned “Advertisement This 18mp superzoom (24 720mm film equivalent) has won the Technical Image Press Association (TIPA) award for best ''travel camera” in their Panasonic DMC-TZ60 review. Expert review site Photoreview.com.au said “It also provides good picture quality with a usable ISO range from 100 to 80” and gave the product a score of 4 stars out of 5. Tim Smith wrote “The quality of the images are top notch as are the video recordings too”.

Eleven owners who purchased the product reckoned that it had a good picture resolution. Stuff.tv mentioned in their review of this digital camera “RAW file shooting” . Xr39q wrote on expert website Amazon.co.uk “I've enjoyed it for a year and still the only thing (slightly) better is the Panasonic TZ70, since it has fewer, larger pixels which will give better quality overall.” in their review of this digital camera. Oursin scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and said on expert website Johnlewis.com “We were blown away by all the extras! Better zoom, more pixels and so easy to use”.

Six owners said in their reviews that the product was good in low light. Stevieb60 rated this digital camera 5 stars out of 5 and wrote two years ago “It is possible to increase the ISO speed to 800 & beyond, which allows for good images even in low light, which I prefer to using flash”. Snapper99 mentioned on expert website Johnlewis.com “Except to see if I can get better results in low light (e.g” in their review of this digital camera. Deepak said in their review of this digital camera three years ago “The quality of pictures is good even in relatively low light - indoor shooting without flash is easy whilst maintaining picture quality”.

Three people mentioned that the product had a good image sensor. Pepper wrote “The sensor is, I believe” and rated the product 5 stars out of 5. Hampshiretourist scored the product 5 stars out of 5 and said on expert website Johnlewis.com “I've had to go in through the back of my two previous Lumix cameras to clean the sensor [look up on YouTube for guidance]”. Mr Baz mentioned three years ago “Also you can shoot raw too (don't expect big sensor IQ though) + Built-in Wi-Fi & GPS, GPS locking was quite quick”.

Two people mentioned in their reviews that the product was able to produce clear pictures.

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Good Video Capture

Thirty-seven people who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it was good for video recording. Expert website Infosyncworld.com wrote in their review of this digital camera “Did it bring the goods to the table? Find out in our full review, complete with video and image samples”. Thomas Wilson rated it 5 stars out of 5 and he said two years ago “Video results are excellent”. Tim Smith gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5 and he wrote “They make great quality cameras which take superb photos and videos”.

Good Flash

Four owners mentioned in their reviews that it had a good flash. Wkm066 mentioned on expert review site Johnlewis.com “This does the job well and has the flash integral to the body of the camera”.

Bright and Clear Screen

Sixty-six owners wrote in their reviews that the product had a good viewfinder. Expert review site Brisbanetimes.com.au mentioned “It has a tiny, useful eye-level electronic viewfinder” in their review of this digital camera. Expert website Photoreview.com.au said in their review of this digital camera “The inclusion of raw file support and an electronic viewfinder are genuine bonuses that will be enough to persuade some photographers to upgrade.”. Two years ago Supergran rated it 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned “Magic little camera excellent results so far viewfinder is a little small”.

Twenty-one people wrote in their reviews that the Panasonic DMC-TZ60 had a good screen. Three years ago Trusted Reviews said in their review of this digital camera “Bright and clear screen” and rated the product 4 stars out of 5. Expert website Hardwarezone.com.sg wrote also three years ago “And since the Lumix TZ60 has dropped the touchscreen display, you're left wi” in their review of this digital camera. Stevieb60 mentioned on expert website Amazon.co.uk “You can even put a horizon line into the excellent rear display, which ensures that you keep things straight” in their review of this digital camera.

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Video

Supports Video Recording

The Panasonic DMC-TZ60 supports video recording. Most of the other cameras that have been around for more than two years also support video recording.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The DMC-TZ60 supports a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of the most frequently found video resolutions of 640 x 480 pixels (which is also supported by this digital camera). This Panasonic digital 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 digital camera's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best supported video resolution amongst all cameras of a similar age and type to this digital camera.

A 320 x 240 pixels video resolutions is the worst supported video resolution amongst comparable types of digital camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras of a similar type and age to it.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

The Panasonic DMC-TZ60 supports Wi-Fi. Most of the other cameras of a similar spec and age to this digital camera also support Wi-Fi.

Alternative digital cameras which support Wi-Fi currently available that you might want to look at include cheaper digital cameras such as the Sony DSC-HX60V (£198.99), or the Samsung NX (£189.99).

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Panasonic DMC-TZ60 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), as do most of the other high megapixel cameras that are a comparable age to this digital camera.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Weight

The Panasonic DMC-TZ60 has a relatively average weight (214 grams) compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

Alternative digital cameras with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the Samsung NX (£189.99) (410g) which is also cheaper.

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Compact Design

Ninety-six customers who reviewed it agreed that it was compact. Expert Reviews mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Compact design”. Techradar.com wrote on expert website Techradar “Panasonic's TZ series of compact cameras is a widely respected choice for travellers”. Expert website Goodgearguide.com.au mentioned “A compact camera like Panasonic's Lumix DMC-TZ60 can offer you all the versatility that a smartphone lacks” .

Twenty-two people who reviewed it mentioned that it was heavy and bulky. Annd rated it 5 stars out of 5 and wrote on expert website Argos.co.uk “Has so many great features that it is on a par with the features of bigger and heavier products” in their review of this digital camera. Chriscx500 said on expert website Argos.co.uk “I own a big heavy Nikon DSLR and needed a feature rich pocket camera” in their review of this digital camera and gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5. Peter B. Vos wrote “The camera is slightly heavier and bigger than I expected”.

Eight people reckoned that it was lightweight. Expert review site Amateurphotographer.co.uk scored the product 4 stars out of 5 and said “Being lightweight and portable while also offering an extensive optical zoom range are a few of the key criteria of a travel compact camera”. John scored it 4 stars out of 5 and he wrote on expert review site Argos.co.uk “Good general point and shoot camera picture quality good, nice zoom feature, lightweight” in his review of this digital camera. Annd gave it the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned on expert website Argos.co.uk “The recipient is delighted with the product which is lightweight”.

Three customers who purchased it considered that it was easy to carry around. Artymags gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5 and wrote in their review of this digital camera on expert review site Argos.co.uk “I am delighted with my new camera, easy to use, easy to carry, love it”. Rusty26 said “Good camera, great to have 30x zoom, easy to carry in a pocket ready for that moment”. Johig wrote on expert review site Johnlewis.com “I wanted a camera that is easy to carry around and easy”.

Two customers agreed that it was a good body shape. Expert review site Goodgearguide.com.au mentioned three years ago “The TZ60, offers a massive optical zoom of 30x in a body that can easily slip into a pants pocket”. Expert review site Photoreview.com.au said “A pocketable body with plenty of external controls that are straightforward to use” .

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Picture Quality

Has an Image Stabilizer

The Panasonic DMC-TZ60 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been available for around the same time as this digital camera also have an image stabilizer.

We compared all the other digital cameras with an image stabilizer to this digital camera and we think a cheaper camera such as the Sony DSC-HX60V (£198.99) or you might consider a higher scoring camera such as the Canon EOS 600D - Rebel T3i (£267.99) are also worth considering.

There are a number of alternative digital cameras which also have an image stabilizer which you might want to consider including the Sony DSC-RX100 (£233.99).

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Only 1920 X 1080 Still Image Resolution

This camera has a still image resolution(s) of 4000 x 3000| 3264 x 2448| 2560 x 1920| 2048 x 1536| 640 x 480| 4896 x 3264| 4000 x 2672| 3264 x 2176| 2560 x 1712| 2048 x 1360| 640 x 424| 4896 x 2752| 4000 x 2248| 3264 x 1840| 2560 x 1440| 1920 x 1080| 640 x 360| 3664 x 3664| 2992 x 2992| 2448 x 2448| 1920 x 1920| 1536 x 1536| 480 x 480, which is typical of many cameras of a comparable spec and age to it.

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18.1 Megapixels Megapixel

This is an 18.1 megapixels camera.

If you are looking for a camera with a higher megapixel then you might want to consider the Sony DSC-HX60V (£198.99) (20.4MP) which is also cheaper.

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Lens System

Quite Big Optical Zoom

High megapixel cameras that have been around for around the same time as this digital camera have optical zooms of between 0.34x and 65x. The Panasonic DMC-TZ60 has one of the bigger optical zooms (30 times zoom factor) amongst high megapixel cameras of this age.

Alternative 30x optical zoom digital cameras currently available that you might want to look at include the Sony DSC-HX60V (£198.99) which is cheaper.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

The smallest digital zoom of high megapixel cameras that are a comparable age to this digital camera is 2x and the biggest is 810x. The DMC-TZ60 has a quite small digital zoom (only 4 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other high megapixel cameras that were released more than two years ago.

If you are looking for a bigger digital zoom then you might want to consider the Sony DSC-HX60V (£198.99) (120x and cheaper).

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15 Aspheric Elements

The Panasonic DMC-TZ60 has more aspheric elements than most of the digital cameras of this age and type. This Panasonic camera is a 15 aspheric element digital camera compared to most of the digital cameras that were released more than two years ago which only have between 1 and 14 aspheric elements.

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Fairly Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Across all the similar spec cameras that were launched more than two years ago the maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) range from 18mm to 1,600mm. With a maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 840 millimeters, the DMC-TZ60 has a quite long maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other high megapixel cameras that were released around the same time as this digital camera.

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Quite Short Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The DMC-TZ60 has a fairly short minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) (only 24 millimeters) compared to most of the other high megapixel cameras that have been available for around the same time as this camera. Across all the digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this camera the minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) range from 3.5mm to 75mm, and the average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 26mm.

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Audio

Acceptable Noise Level

Ten owners thought the product was noisy. Three years ago Pepper scored the Panasonic DMC-TZ60 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned on expert website Amazon.co.uk “Cons - Because of the small sensor, in reduced light and at higher ISO settings pictures can get noisy.”. Missbjb said on expert website Johnlewis.com “The flash has given off a spark like noise on a few occasions” in their review of this digital camera. Djmars mentioned on expert website Johnlewis.com “Yes the JPEG algorithm in the DMC-TZ60 is a little zealous and in my opinion noisy.” and scored the product 4 stars out of 5.

Features Voice Recording

The DMC-TZ60 features voice recording, as do most of the other cameras of this spec and age.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Panasonic DMC-TZ60 has a built-in microphone. Most of the other cameras of a comparable age and spec to this digital camera also have a built-in microphone.

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Battery

Only 30 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)

The Panasonic DMC-TZ60 is a digital camera that takes 30 shots battery life (CIPA standard). Most of the other digital cameras of this age and type take between 30 and 4,699 battery life (CIPA standard).

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Packaging Content

Has a Hand Strap

The DMC-TZ60 has a hand strap, as do most of the other cameras that are a comparable age to this camera.

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Has an AC Adapter Included

The Panasonic DMC-TZ60 has an AC adapter included. Most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been around for more than two years also have an AC adapter included.

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Has a Batteries Included

The Panasonic DMC-TZ60 has a batteries included. Most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to this camera also have a batteries included.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has an HDMI

The Panasonic DMC-TZ60 has an HDMI, as do most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to this camera.

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Memory

Very Small Internal Memory

With an internal memory of only 12 megabytes, the DMC-TZ60 has a fairly small internal memory compared to most of the other digital cameras of this age and type. High megapixel cameras that were released more than two years ago have internal memory of between 8MB and 16GB, and the average internal memory is 1.3GB.

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Light Exposure

Supports Seven ISO Sensitivities

The Panasonic DMC-TZ60 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most cameras of this spec and age. This Panasonic digital camera supports a 100 ISO sensitivity, which is the most frequently supported ISO sensitivity supported by cameras of this age and type. The ISO sensitivities "200", "400", "800", "1600", "3200" and "6400" are also supported by this Panasonic camera.

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Viewfinder

Very High Magnification

The magnifications of cameras that were launched around the same time as this camera range from 0.17x to 20x. With a magnification of 19.6 times zoom factor, the Panasonic DMC-TZ60 has one of the highest magnifications amongst cameras of this age.

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Very Small Viewfinder Screen Size

The Panasonic DMC-TZ60 has one of the smaller viewfinder screen sizes (only 0.2 inches) amongst cameras of this age. Cameras of a comparable age and spec to this camera have viewfinder screen sizes of between 0.2" and 0.5", and the average viewfinder screen size is 0.37".

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Smart TV

Good Connectivity

Eighteen owners agreed that this digital camera had gps. Expert website Itwire.com said “A 30X optical zoom, 18.1MP sensor, GPS tagging, Wi-Fi, NFC, fast Autofocus” in their review of this digital camera. Picard wrote on expert website Amazon.co.uk “Quips aside, GPS tagging works flawlessly” in their review of this digital camera although they rated this digital camera 3 stars out of 5. Pepper mentioned on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “The GPS seems quicker to find a fix plus WiFi”.


Power

Good Battery Life

Nineteen people mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had a good battery life. Thewithies mentioned on expert website Amazon.co.uk three years ago “One thing which is not great; there is no separate battery charger” in their review of this digital camera and gave this digital camera a rating of 5 stars out of 5. Bigj gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5 and said on expert review site Argos.co.uk “First purchase had a fault an indicator light staying on which drained the battery and product was promptly replaced on return to store”. Win Walmsley wrote “With a full battery the camera froze”.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic dmctz60ebs, panasonic dmctz60k, panasonic dmctz60s
Barcodes 00700686603518, 04010869246842, 04902704067074, 04902704067081, 05025232775361, 05025232775378, 05025232775408, 05025232775415, 05025232775422, 05025232775439, 05025232775446, 05025232775453, 05025232804726, 05054063308318, 05054484570844

Panasonic DMC-TZ60 Review Sources

To prepare this Panasonic DMC-TZ60 review we compared this digital camera to 1,217 other models. For each digital camera that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 311,945 product attributes, 170,936 digital camera reviews and 3,219,200 historical digital camera prices from 0 digital camera retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this digital camera compared to the other models as well as any areas where this digital camera is lacking.

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