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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 good spec compact digital 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
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 Review

With very good reviews but good features, we have ranked the Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 number 559 across all digital cameras.
79
Reviews
72 Reviews + 5 Awards
63
Features
Good Features
50
Age
2 Years Old
49
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 49?

It has good expert reviews and great 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. Canon cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer 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 2017.
Customers report good lens quality, a good screen / viewfinder and good picture quality. However they also report sub-standard battery life.
The Lumix DMC-CM1 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
5472 x 3648 pixels image resolution
Higher than average megapixels
Smaller than average digital zoom

Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 Video Reviews

Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Five Industry Awards

This digital camera received a "Recommended" award from both websites PhotographyBlog.com and Focus-Numerique.fr, both of which thought that this camera was very good.

This camera was given an "Editor's Choice" award by review website Photoreview.com.au who decided that this Panasonic digital camera was outstanding.

The experts at two more expert review sites both decided that this Panasonic camera was very good. This 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 the average expert rating of this camera is 75 out of 100.

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Good User Reviews

Based on 27 user reviews this digital camera has an average user rating of 82%. 6 reviewers (89% of all reviewers) gave this 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 Poor Battery Life

Four customers who reviewed the Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 reckoned that it did not have a good battery life.

Very Good Brand

We checked 12,551 expert and owner reviews (including 3,386 verified purchases) for Panasonic digital cameras and found that on average Panasonic has very good reviews compared to other brands. 95% of those that bought a Panasonic camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Good Lens Quality

Four owners who reviewed it agreed that it had a good lens.

Users Report a Good Screen / Viewfinder

Three people said in their reviews that the product 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…

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

Six customers who bought it reckoned that it was able to produce good images.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Two customers wrote in their reviews that it was well made.

Users Report Good Product Quality

Two owners said in their reviews that it was good quality.

Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Panasonic released the Lumix DMC-CM1 in January 2015.

Features

5472 X 3648 Pixels Image Resolution

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

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Higher Than Average Megapixels

The Lumix DMC-CM1's sensor megapixels of 20.1MP is in the highest 20% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. Cameras have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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Average Optical Zoom

The Lumix DMC-CM1's optical zoom of 1x is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 33% of all cameras when ranked 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 a 1920 x 1080 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. In addition, this camera has a maximum video resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. The worst resolution of all digital cameras is 160 x 120 pixels and the best is 3840 x 3840 pixels.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 of 2.8 is relatively average compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 47% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

Across all the cameras the ISO sensitivities (max) range from 200 to 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000. The Lumix DMC-CM1's maximum ISO sensitivity of 25,600 is higher than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 10% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Weight

The weight of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 of 203g is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the heaviest 47% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the digital cameras the display diagonals range from 1" to 7.5", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The display diagonal of the Lumix DMC-CM1 of 4.7" is very large compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 1% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Touchscreen

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

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Has a Self-Timer

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

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

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

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The Lumix DMC-CM1 features saturation adjustment, which is unusual. 87% of digital cameras do not feature saturation adjustment.

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Features Noise Reduction

The Lumix DMC-CM1 features noise reduction, which is unusual. 91% of cameras do not feature noise reduction.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 supports Wi-Fi, unlike 70% of cameras which do not support Wi-Fi.

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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 95% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The maximum memory card sizes of cameras range from 1GB to 260GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 43GB.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The Lumix DMC-CM1's maximum aperture number of 11 is larger than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 8% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Three Aspherical Lenses

The Lumix DMC-CM1 has more aspherical lenses than most of the cameras. Most of the cameras only have one aspherical lens, however this digital camera has three aspherical lenses.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

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

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

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

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Has a USB Connectivity

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

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Very Big Image Sensor Size

The image sensor sizes of cameras range from 0.25" to 1.5", and the average image sensor size is 0.46". The image sensor size of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 of 1" is in the biggest 3% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Headphone Output

The Lumix DMC-CM1 has a headphone output. 93% of cameras do not have a headphone output.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

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

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Features Bluetooth

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 features bluetooth, which is unusual. 95% of cameras do not feature bluetooth.

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Very High Display Resolution

The display resolution of the Lumix DMC-CM1 of 6,220,000 pixels is in the highest 1% of all cameras when sorted 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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3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels Video Resolution

The Lumix DMC-CM1 supports a maximum video resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by cameras. 1920 x 1080 pixels is also supported by this digital camera. This Panasonic camera also supports video resolutions of 3840 x 2160 pixels, 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels and 1280 x 720 pixels. Across all cameras the best resolution is 4096 x 2160 pixels and the worst is 160 x 120 pixels. 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 an Electronic Compass

The Lumix DMC-CM1 has an electronic compass, unlike 98% of cameras which do not have an electronic compass.

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Smaller Than Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Lumix DMC-CM1 of only 2x is very small compared to most other cameras. It is smaller than 96% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. Across all the cameras the digital zooms range from 1x to 810x, and the average digital zoom is 11x.

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Has a GPS (satellite)

GPS (satellite)

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

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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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