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Praktica Z212BK

£99.00
£84.99 £14.00 cheaper than 43 days ago
Praktica Z212
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A bargain price and positively reviewed compact digital camera, good for wildlife photography
Compact 20MP 12x Yes Sep 2015
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Wex Photographic
Praktica Z212 Digital Camera - Black
£84.99
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Praktica Luxmedia Z212 64MB White Camera
£88.89
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Praktica Luxmedia Z212 64MB Black Camera
£88.89
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Praktica Luxmedia Z212 White Camera Kit inc 16GB MicroSD Card
£106.66
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Praktica Luxmedia Z212 Black Camera Kit inc 16GB MicroSD Card
£106.66
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Praktica Luxmedia Z212 Digital Compact Camera - Black
£89.99
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PRAKTICA Luxmedia Z212 Camera Kit - White
£129.98
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PRAKTICA Luxmedia Z212 Camera Kit - Black
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Praktica Z212 20MP 12X Zoom Compact Camera - White
£89.99
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Argos
Praktica Z212 20MP 2.7 Inch LCD WiFi 720p 12x Zoom Compact Camera White - Argos (Brand new, unopened) - on
£89.99
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Praktica Z212 20MP 2.7 Inch LCD 720p 12x Zoom Compact Camera Black - Argos (Brand new, unopened) - on
£89.99
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Praktica Z212 20MP 12X Zoom Compact Camera - Black
£89.99
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PRAKTICA Luxmedia Z212 Camera Black 20MP 12xZoom 64MB Internal Memory
£91.98
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PRAKTICA Luxmedia Z212 Camera White
£98.99
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PRAKTICA Luxmedia Z212 Camera Black
£98.99
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PRAKTICA Luxmedia Z212 Camera Black
£98.99
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PRAKTICA Luxmedia Z212 Camera White
£98.99
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365Games
£98.99
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Currys
PRAKTICA Luxmedia Z212-W Compact Camera - White, White
£100.00
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Currys
PRAKTICA Luxmedia Z212-BK Compact Camera - Black, Black
£100.00
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Currys
PRAKTICA Luxmedia Z212-S Compact Camera - Silver, Silver
£129.99
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PC World Business
Praktica Luxmedia Z212 - digital camera
£100.78
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PC World Business
Praktica Luxmedia Z212 - digital camera
£104.98
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Microglobe
£102.99
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Tekshop247
£104.70
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Firstcall Photographic
£109.99
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Euroffice
Praktica Z212 Digital Camera Kit Wide 12x Optical - Z212-W 8GBCASE
£113.29
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Euroffice
Praktica Z212 Digital Camera Kit Wide 12x Optical - Z212-BK 8GBCASE
£113.29
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J D Williams
PRAKTICA Luxmedia Z212 Camera
£120.00
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J D Williams
PRAKTICA Luxmedia Z212 Camera kit
£138.00
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J D Williams
PRAKTICA Luxmedia Z212 Camera Kit
£149.00
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J D Williams
PRAKTICA Luxmedia Z212 Camera Kit
£159.00
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J D Williams
PRAKTICA Luxmedia Z212 Camera Kit
£169.00
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Home Essentials
£127.00
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Officeworx
£133.81
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Colyer Go
£146.05
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Indexoffice
£150.65
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PCArena-Bristol
Praktica - Z212-W - Luxmedia 20mp White Digital Compact Camera With Wi-fi (Brand new, unopened) - on
£159.59
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Praktica - Z212-BK - Luxmedia 20mp Black Digital Compact Camera With Wi-fi (Brand new, unopened) - on
£161.09
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Praktica Z212 Digital Camera Kit Wide 12x Optical Zoom Lens 20MP Black 8GBCASE (Brand new, unopened) - on
£160.99
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Praktica Z212 Digital Camera Kit Wide 12x Optical Zoom Lens 20MP White 8GBCASE (Brand new, unopened) - on
£160.99
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Praktica Luxmedia Z212 Le Camera Graphite 20Mp 12Xzoom Wifi 64Mb Internal Memory
£169.99
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Refurbished - Praktica Z212 20MP 12X Zoom 2.7 Inch LCD 720p Compact Camera White - Argos (Refurbished) - on
£82.99
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£89.99
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Praktica Z212 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Praktica Z212 number 15 across all digital cameras and number 86 in best selling cameras.
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6 Reviews
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Value for Money
Excellent
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Features
Good Features
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Age
2 Years Old
86
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 86?

It has terrific user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this camera to others. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2018.
Customers report good picture quality.
This Praktica digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
5152 x 3864 pixels image resolution
Higher than average megapixels
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Only 1280 x 720 pixels video resolution
Very slow camera shutter speed

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared the Z212 with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is very good for everyday photography, ranking number 6 in everyday photography cameras. It is also very good for landscape photography, ranking number 6 in landscape photography cameras as well being very good for wildlife photography, ranking number 6 in wildlife photography cameras.
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Landscape Photography
Very Good
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Everyday Photography
Very Good
75
Sports Photography
Very Good
76
Wildlife Photography
Very Good

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from £99 to £84.99 in the last 43 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 52% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

Praktica Z212 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Excellent Owner Reviews

This camera has a fantastic average owner rating based on 6 owner reviews. 3 reviewers (100% of all reviewers) gave this camera either 4 or 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Excellent Brand

Cameras built by Praktica have excellent ratings on average compared to other manufacturers. 100% of those that bought a Praktica camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Two customers who bought the Praktica Z212 agreed that it was able to produce good images.

Value For Money

Sensationally Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and good features but is over 6 months old. However at £84.99 it is in the cheapest 12% of cameras.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This camera has been on the market since September 2015.

Features

5152 X 3864 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Praktica Z212 is 5152 x 3864 pixels. That's 25% higher resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most common resolution. The best resolution of all cameras is 8256 x 6192 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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Higher Than Average Megapixels

Cameras have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The megapixels of the Praktica Z212 of 20MP is higher than 78% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Optical Zoom

The Praktica Z212's optical zoom of only 12x is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is smaller than 73% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Praktica Z212 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. The worst resolution of all cameras is 160 x 120 pixels and the best is 3840 x 3840 pixels. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Praktica Z212 has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of cameras.

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Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Praktica Z212's maximum ISO sensitivity of 6,400 is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 48% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Very Slow Camera Shutter Speed

The camera shutter speed of the Praktica Z212 of only 0.0005s is slower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is slower than 70% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Very Light

The weight of the Praktica Z212 of only 127g is lighter than 78% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. Cameras have weights of between 50g and 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Praktica Z212 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Memory Card Size

The Praktica Z212's maximum memory card size of 64GB is larger than 71% 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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Very Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Praktica Z212's minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 400mm is longer than 98% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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5152 X 3864 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Praktica Z212 is 5152 x 3864. That's over six times the resolution of a 1712 x 1712 camera, which is the most common resolution supported by cameras. Digital cameras resolutions range from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The Praktica Z212's display diagonal of only 2.7" is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 26% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of cameras is 1", the largest is 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

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Bigger Than Average Internal Memory

The Praktica Z212's internal memory of 64MB is bigger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 28% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. Digital cameras have internal memory of between 1MB and 700MB, and the average internal memory is 50MB.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Praktica Z212 of 0.435" is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 77% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

00816364020123, 00816364020130, 05055189023574, 05055189023581, 05055189023673, 05055189023680

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