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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6
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Trusted Reviews Recommended PhotographyBlog.com Highly Recommended Ephotozine Editor's Choice What Digital Camera Gold
A good spec and multi award winning bridge digital camera, with an Editor's Choice award from three expert review websites and 9 further awards from other expert sites
Bridge 16.05MP Yes 4" Jan 2014
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 number 569 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
42 Reviews + 12 Awards
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Features
Good Features
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Age
4 Years Old
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has great expert reviews and very good user reviews with an average overall rating of 90%, based on 42 reviews. This digital camera has received 12 awards including a "Highly Recommended" award from Ljudochbild.se plus two other sites and a "Recommended" award from Pocket Lint plus two other sites. Praktica 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 cameras 2018.
Customers report it is easy to use.
The Lumix DMC-G6 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
4632 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Higher than average maximum ISO sensitivity
Superb picture quality
Quick response & higher mobility
Creative control
Related feature: creative panorama
One-Touch connection and picture sharing with NFC
Self shot with approx. 180 tiltable monitor
Sophisticated design
Full HD video recording in AVCHD and mp4
Smaller than average eye relief
Does not feature bluetooth

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 Video Reviews

How Big is the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6?

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 is 122.45mm wide and 84.6mm tall. It is 71.4mm deep and weighs 265g.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 front dimensions
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 size in context

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

12 Industry Awards

This digital camera is one of the most highly awarded by experts of all the cameras.

The experts at three expert review sites all thought that this camera was very good. Camera Labs and PhotographyBlog.com both gave this Panasonic camera a "Highly Recommended" award and it received an "Especially Recommended" award from Ljudochbild.se.

The editors of three more expert review sites all concluded that they would endorse this digital camera. This was from Pocket Lint, Trusted Reviews and Vido.com.ua who gave it an "Recommended".

The authors at three other expert review sites all decided that this camera was stunningly good and gave it their highest award. This was from Ephotozine, Techradar and Technopat.net who gave it an "Editor's Choice".

In addition, this camera received a "Best Buy" award from review website Expert Reviews and the expert at review website What Digital Camera gave it a "Gold" award and decided it was exceptional.

The editor of one additional expert review site thought that this Panasonic camera was very good. This was from 01net.com who gave it an "5 Star".

Good Expert Reviews

On average, based on 38 expert reviews from sites including PhotographyBlog.com, What Digital Camera, Trusted Reviews and Ephotozine this camera has an overall expert rating of 86 out of 100. This puts this Panasonic digital camera in the top 12% of all the cameras when ranked by average expert review score.

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Very Good Brand

Based on 13,199 user and expert reviews (including 3,558 verified purchases), Panasonic has very good ratings for its digital cameras. 95% of those that bought a Panasonic digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Three owners who reviewed it agreed that it was easy to use.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

Two people reckoned that it was compact.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This camera was released in January 2014.

Features

Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 of 16.1MP is fairly standard compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 47% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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4632 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 is 4632 x 3456 pixels. That's 1% higher resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels 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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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Lumix DMC-G6 of 25,600 is in the highest 18% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The ISO sensitivities (max) of cameras range from 200 to 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Lumix DMC-G6 has an image stabilizer. 78% of cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Lumix DMC-G6's minimum aperture number of 3.5 is fairly typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 64% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Average Weight

The Lumix DMC-G6's weight of 265g is fairly average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the heaviest 59% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Microphone in

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 has a microphone in, unlike 88% of digital cameras which do not have a microphone in.

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Smaller Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The Lumix DMC-G6's maximum aperture number of only 22 is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is smaller than 76% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 supports Near Field Communication (NFC). 87% of cameras do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Smaller Than Average Eye Relief

The eye relief of the Lumix DMC-G6 of only 17.5mm is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is smaller than 81% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The average eye relief of all digital cameras is 19mm, with the smallest being 8mm and the biggest being 27mm.

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

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 of 28mm is in the longest 18% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Lumix DMC-G6 has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 91% of cameras do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6's maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 84mm is shorter than 97% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Wind Filter

The Lumix DMC-G6 has a wind filter. 96% of cameras do not have a wind filter.

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Has a Wrist Strap

The Lumix DMC-G6 has a wrist strap, unlike 91% of digital cameras which do not have a wrist strap.

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3D

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 is 3D, unlike 90% of cameras which are not 3D.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Lumix DMC-G6 has a vari-angle LCD display, unlike 83% of cameras which do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Lumix DMC-G6 has a tripod mount. 73% of cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 does not feature bluetooth. 95% of cameras also do not feature bluetooth.

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350 Battery Life

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 is a camera that takes 350 shots battery life. Most of the other digital cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life.

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Supports Dioptic Correction

The Lumix DMC-G6 supports dioptic correction. 90% of cameras do not support dioptic correction.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 features contrast adjustment. 83% of cameras do not feature contrast adjustment.

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Higher Than Average Display Resolution

The display resolution of the Lumix DMC-G6 of 1,040,000 pixels is higher than 81% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. Across all the cameras the display resolutions range from 23,000 pixels to 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels.

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Has a Shoe Mounting Point

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 has a shoe mounting point, unlike 89% of digital cameras which do not have a shoe mounting point.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Lumix DMC-G6 has an HDMI port. 72% of cameras do not have an HDMI port.

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Supports Live View

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 supports live view, which is unusual. 83% of cameras do not support live view.

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Has an Anti-Dust Function

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 has an anti-dust function, which is unusual. 90% of cameras do not have an anti-dust function.

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Supports Direct Printing

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 supports direct printing. 88% of cameras do not support direct printing.

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Very Low Maximum Playback Zoom

Cameras have playback zoom (max) of between 1x and 39x, and the average maximum playback zoom is 10x. The maximum playback zoom of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 of only 4x is lower than 92% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Lumix DMC-G6's display diagonal of 3" is relatively standard compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 16% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Lumix DMC-G6 supports Wi-Fi. 69% of cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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Features Calendar

The Lumix DMC-G6 features calendar, unlike 87% of cameras which do not feature calendar.

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Features Multi-Shot Function

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 features multi-shot function, which is unusual. 90% of digital cameras do not feature multi-shot function.

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 features multi burst mode, which is unusual. 87% of cameras do not feature multi burst mode.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Lumix DMC-G6 has a touchscreen, unlike 83% of cameras which do not have a touchscreen.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 of 4x is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 45% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Features Noise Reduction

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 features noise reduction, unlike 91% of cameras which do not feature noise reduction.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1280 x 720|640 x 480 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 supports a maximum still image resolution of 4608 x 3456. That's over five times the resolution of a 1712 x 1712 camera, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by cameras. The best resolution of all digital cameras is 6016 x 4016 and the worst is 384 x 480.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Lumix DMC-G6 features brightness adjustment, which is unusual. 78% of digital cameras do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The Lumix DMC-G6 features saturation adjustment. 87% of cameras do not feature saturation adjustment.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

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Barcodes:

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