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Olympus SH-50 iHS vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40: 53 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

11.6% more megapixels.

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
6.17 x 4.55mm

3. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

4. weight

97g lighter.

5. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.

6. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
320shots

7. video recording

0% better video recording quality.
1080 x 60fps

8. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40
36% have it

9. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40
49% have it

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

11. pixel density

27.92% higher pixel density.
462ppi

12. width

4.6mm narrower.
58.9mm

13. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Olympus SH-50 iHS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40
26% have it

14. height

3.8mm shorter.

15. volume

1.71x less body volume.

16. thickness

14.7mm thinner.

18. battery power

1.6% more battery power.

19. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40
46% have it

20. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40
22% have it

21. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40
15% have it

22. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

23. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40
35% have it

24. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40
72% have it

25. has sensor shift stabilization

With sensor shift, the image sensor (rather than the lens) moves to counterbalance any vibration of the camera. This means the image will be stabilised regardless of what lens is being used.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40
18% have it

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