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Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ56

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ56

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ56
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A good spec and classic compact camera
Compact 16MP 20x No Feb 2014
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ56 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ56 number 832 across all digital cameras.
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2 Reviews
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Features
Good Features
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Age
4 Years Old
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 80%. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better digital cameras are available. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Smaller than average optical zoom
Powerful 20x optical zoom from 24mm ultra wide-angle in a slim, compact body
16-Megapixel MOS sensor and venus engine for high speed, high sensitivity image recording
180-degree tiltable monitor and self shot mode
Shoot, view, share images in more flexible way with wi-fi connectivity
High quality 1920 x 1080 full-hd video
Very low maximum ISO sensitivity
Smaller than average image sensor size

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ56 Video Reviews

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ56 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Expert Reviews

This camera has an average expert rating of 80% based on two expert reviews from sites including dkamera.de and Chip.de.

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Panasonic Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 13,199 expert and user reviews (including 3,558 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 digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This camera was released in February 2014.

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Features

Average Megapixels

The Lumix DMC-TZ56's sensor megapixels of 16MP is relatively standard compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 58% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras.

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Smaller Than Average Optical Zoom

The Lumix DMC-TZ56's optical zoom of only 20x is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is smaller than 71% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on cameras.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

Cameras have ISO sensitivities (max) of between 200 and 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000. The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ56 of only 3,200 is lower than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is lower than 73% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ56's minimum aperture number of 3.3 is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 43% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Weight

The weight of the Lumix DMC-TZ56 of 224g is fairly standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the heaviest 54% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Lumix DMC-TZ56 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Smaller Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ56's maximum aperture number of only 6.4 is smaller than 86% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ56 of only 0.429" is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is smaller than 91% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The image sensor sizes of cameras range from 0.25" to 1.5", and the average image sensor size is 0.47".

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

The maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ56 of only 480mm is shorter than 77% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Lumix DMC-TZ56 has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 91% of cameras do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ56 supports Wi-Fi. 69% of cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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Bigger Than Average Internal Memory

Across all the cameras the internal memory range from 1MB to 700MB, and the average internal memory is 50MB. The internal memory of the Lumix DMC-TZ56 of 70MB is bigger than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 79% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Lumix DMC-TZ56 is 4608 x 3456. That's over five times the resolution of a 1712 x 1712 digital 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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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Lumix DMC-TZ56 of 3" is pretty typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 41% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Lumix DMC-TZ56's digital zoom of 4x is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 53% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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350 Battery Life

Most cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ56 which takes 350 battery life.

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Features Calendar

The Lumix DMC-TZ56 features calendar, which is unusual. 87% of cameras do not feature calendar.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|640 x 480 pixels, which is the most frequently supported resolution on cameras.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

The Lumix DMC-TZ56 does not feature bluetooth, although it is worth keeping in mind that 95% of cameras also do not feature bluetooth.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

dmctz56egk, dmctz56egr, dmctz56egw, dmctz56ek, dmctz56er, dmctz56ew

Barcodes:

05025232775644, 05025232775651, 05025232775668

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