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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 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 and features, we have ranked the Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 number 521 across all digital cameras.
79
Reviews
71 Reviews + 5 Awards
71
Features
Good Features
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Age
2 Years Old
50
Overall Score
Average

Why Has it Scored 50?

It has good expert reviews and great user reviews with 76% of buyers recommending this digital 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. Pentax cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
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 2017.
Customers report good lens quality, a good screen / viewfinder and good picture quality. However they also report poor battery life.
The Lumix DMC-CM1 has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
5472 x 3648 pixels image resolution
Higher than average megapixels
Very small digital zoom
Does not have a batteries included

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Five Industry Awards

Websites PhotographyBlog.com and Focus-Numerique.fr both concluded that they would recommend this Panasonic camera and gave it their "Recommended" award.

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

Two other expert review sites both decided that this camera was very good. 01net.com gave this Panasonic camera a "4 Star" award and it received a "Favourite Product" award from Clubic.com.

Average Expert Reviews

On average, based on 44 expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, DP Review, PhotographyBlog.com and CNET.com the average expert rating of this camera is 75 out of 100.

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User Reviews Are Good

Based on 27 user reviews this camera has an average user rating of 82 out of 100. Over 89% of 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 purchased this digital camera concluded that it did not have a good battery life.

Very Good Brand

Based on 12,013 user and expert reviews (including 3,066 verified purchases), Panasonic has very good reviews for its digital cameras. 95% of those that bought a Panasonic camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Good Lens Quality

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

Customers Report a Good Screen / Viewfinder

Three people agreed 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…

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Six customers who reviewed the product agreed that it was able to produce good images.

Users Report That it is Robust

Two customers concluded that this digital camera was well made.

Users Report Good Product Quality

Two customers concluded that it was good quality.

Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

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

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 the most frequently found resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. Cameras resolutions range from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

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Higher Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of digital cameras range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The megapixels of the Lumix DMC-CM1 of 20.1MP is higher than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 17% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1's optical zoom of only 1x is smaller than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is smaller than 90% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Panasonic 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 Panasonic digital 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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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1's minimum aperture number of 2.8 is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 61% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The lowest maximum ISO sensitivity of cameras is 200, the highest is 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 digital cameras. It is in the highest 8% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Weight

The weight of the Lumix DMC-CM1 of 203g is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is in the heaviest 48% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Lumix DMC-CM1 supports Wi-Fi, unlike 71% of digital cameras which do not support Wi-Fi.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Memory Card Size

The maximum memory card sizes of digital cameras range from 1GB to 260GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 42GB. The maximum memory card size of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 of 128GB is larger than 94% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Lumix DMC-CM1 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), unlike 88% of cameras which do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Very Small Digital Zoom

Across all the digital cameras the digital zooms range from 1x to 810x, and the average digital zoom is 11x. The Lumix DMC-CM1's digital zoom of only 2x is smaller than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 6% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Lumix DMC-CM1 has a touchscreen, which is unusual. 84% of cameras do not have a touchscreen.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

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

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3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Lumix DMC-CM1 is 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels camera, which is the most common resolution supported by cameras. 1920 x 1080 pixels is also supported by this camera. This digital camera also supports video resolutions of 3840 x 2160 pixels, 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels and 1280 x 720 pixels. Across all digital 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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Features Contrast Adjustment

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

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Very High Display Resolution

The display resolution of the Lumix DMC-CM1 of 6,220,000 pixels is very high compared to most other digital cameras. It is higher than 99% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The display resolutions of digital cameras range from 23,000 pixels to 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 610,000 pixels.

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Does Not Have a Batteries Included

The Lumix DMC-CM1 does not have a batteries included, unlike 64% of digital cameras which have a batteries included.

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Has a USB Connectivity

The Lumix DMC-CM1 has a USB connectivity. 88% of digital cameras do not have a USB connectivity.

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Has a Headphone Output

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 has a headphone output, unlike 94% of digital cameras which do not have a headphone output.

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Has a GPS (satellite)

GPS (satellite)

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

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Features Noise Reduction

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

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

Cameras have display diagonals of between 1" and 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The Lumix DMC-CM1's display diagonal of 4.7" is in the largest 2% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

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

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Features Bluetooth

The Lumix DMC-CM1 features bluetooth, which is unusual. 96% of digital cameras do not feature bluetooth.

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Has a Self-Timer

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

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The Lumix DMC-CM1 features saturation adjustment. 87% of cameras do not feature saturation adjustment.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

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

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Very Big Image Sensor Size

The smallest image sensor size of digital cameras is 0.25", the biggest is 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 2% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Electronic Compass

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

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