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Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1

Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1
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focus-numerique.fr Recommended 01net.com 4 Star PhotographyBlog.com Recommended photoreview.com.au Editor's Choice
A multi award winning and fully featured compact camera, with an Editor's Choice award from one expert review website and 4 further awards from other expert sites
Compact 20.1MP 1x No Jan 2015
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 Review

With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have ranked the Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 number 625 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
98 Reviews + 5 Awards
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Features
Fully-Featured
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Age
3 Years Old
78
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has good expert reviews and very good user reviews with 76% of buyers recommending this camera to others. This digital camera has received five awards including a "Recommended" award from PhotographyBlog.com plus one other site and an "Editor's Choice" award from Photoreview.com.au. Looking across the entire Canon camera range, the average reviews for all Canon cameras are also excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However this Panasonic digital camera has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
Customers report good lens quality, a good screen / viewfinder and good picture quality. However they also report inferior battery life.
The Lumix DMC-CM1 has some great features:
5472 x 3648 pixels image resolution
Higher than average megapixels
Very small optical zoom
3840 x 2160 pixels video resolution

Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 Video Reviews

Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Five Industry Awards

This Panasonic camera was given a "Recommended" award by both websites PhotographyBlog.com and Focus-Numerique.fr, both of which concluded that this camera was very good.

The author at website Photoreview.com.au decided that this camera was outstanding and gave it their "Editor's Choice" award.

The experts at two more expert review sites both decided that this digital camera was very good. This Panasonic camera received a "4 Star" award from 01net.com and it received a "Favourite Product" award from Clubic.com.

Average Expert Reviews

Based on 45 expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, What Digital Camera, DP Review and CNET.com this Panasonic digital camera has an average expert rating of 75%.

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Good Owner Reviews

On average, based on 19 owner reviews the average owner rating of this digital camera is 82%. 6 reviewers (89% of all reviewers) gave this digital camera either 4 or 5 stars and 76% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Customers Report Inferior Battery Life

Four owners wrote in their reviews that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 did not have a good battery life.

Panasonic Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 11,731 owner and expert reviews (including 3,407 verified purchases), Panasonic has very good ratings for its cameras. 95% of those that bought a Panasonic digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Good Lens Quality

Four customers who reviewed it thought it had a good lens.

Users Report a Good Screen / Viewfinder

Three customers agreed that this digital camera had a good screen.

  • It's a device that offers better sharing and a better screen than most compacts…
    Stuff.tv/my/ March 2015
  • Battery life, speaker, screen are all fine…
  • No lens cap is an odd choice though, you definitely have to be careful not to get the screen dirty and it could get scratched easily…

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Six people who purchased the Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 concluded that it was able to produce good images.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Two owners who reviewed it concluded that it was well made.

Users Report Great Product Quality

Two owners concluded that this digital camera was good quality.

Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This digital camera has been on the market since January 2015.

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Features

5472 X 3648 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Lumix DMC-CM1 is 5472 x 3648 pixels. That's 25% higher resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all cameras the best resolution is 8256 x 6192 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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Higher Than Average Megapixels

The Lumix DMC-CM1's sensor megapixels of 20.1MP is higher than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is higher than 82% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. Cameras have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The Lumix DMC-CM1's optical zoom of only 1x is smaller than 93% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Lumix DMC-CM1 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. In addition, this Panasonic camera has a maximum video resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. The resolution of all digital cameras ranges from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 3840 pixels (best).

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Smaller Than Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Lumix DMC-CM1's minimum aperture number of only 2.8 is in the smallest 8% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Lumix DMC-CM1 of 25,600 is in the highest 7% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The ISO sensitivities (max) of digital cameras range from 200 to 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 15,000.

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Average Weight

The Lumix DMC-CM1's weight of 203g is pretty average compared to most other digital cameras. It is heavier than 54% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Lumix DMC-CM1 features brightness adjustment, unlike 78% of digital cameras which do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Memory Card Size

The Lumix DMC-CM1's maximum memory card size of 128GB is larger than 93% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. Across all the cameras the maximum memory card sizes range from 1GB to 260GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 43GB.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 92% of digital cameras which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Very Big Image Sensor Size

Across all the digital cameras the image sensor sizes range from 0.25" to 1.5", and the average image sensor size is 0.47". The image sensor size of the Lumix DMC-CM1 of 1" is bigger than 99% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 2 USB Version

This digital camera supports a 2 USB version, which is the most frequently supported USB version on digital cameras.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Lumix DMC-CM1 supports Wi-Fi, unlike 69% of cameras which do not support Wi-Fi.

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The Lumix DMC-CM1 features saturation adjustment, unlike 88% of digital cameras which do not feature saturation adjustment.

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Very High Display Resolution

The Lumix DMC-CM1's display resolution of 6,220,000 pixels is in the highest 1% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. Across all the digital cameras the display resolutions range from 23,000 pixels to 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 610,000 pixels.

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Supports Full HD Video

The Lumix DMC-CM1 supports Full HD video. 76% of digital cameras do not support Full HD video.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Lumix DMC-CM1 has a touchscreen, unlike 83% of digital cameras which do not have a touchscreen.

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Has a USB Connectivity

The Lumix DMC-CM1 has a USB connectivity, unlike 87% of digital cameras which do not have a USB connectivity.

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3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 is 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels (which is also supported by this Panasonic digital camera). This camera also supports video resolutions of 3840 x 2160 pixels, 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels and 1280 x 720 pixels. Digital cameras resolutions range from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 4096 x 2160 pixels (best). A video resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels is equivalent to 4K Ultra HD video. This has four times the detail of Full HD video.

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Has a Headphone Output

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 has a headphone output, unlike 93% of digital cameras which do not have a headphone output.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 has a self-timer, which is unusual. 82% of digital cameras do not have a self-timer.

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Has a GPS (satellite)

The Lumix DMC-CM1 has a GPS (satellite), unlike 89% of digital cameras which do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Features Bluetooth

The Lumix DMC-CM1 features bluetooth, unlike 95% of digital cameras which do not feature bluetooth.

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Smaller Than Average Digital Zoom

The digital zooms of cameras range from 1x to 810x, and the average digital zoom is 12x. The digital zoom of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 of only 2x is very small compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 4% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of all cameras is 2.9", with the smallest being 1" and the largest being 9". The Lumix DMC-CM1's display diagonal of 4.7" is larger than 98% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 features contrast adjustment. 83% of cameras do not feature contrast adjustment.

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Has an Electronic Compass

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 has an electronic compass. 98% of digital cameras do not have an electronic compass.

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Features Noise Reduction

The Lumix DMC-CM1 features noise reduction. 91% of digital cameras do not feature noise reduction.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), unlike 87% of cameras which do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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