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

1. megapixels

13.13% more megapixels.
16MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
18.1MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
6.17 x 4.55mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm
6.17 x 4.55mm

3. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
11.5fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
10fps

4. weight

97g lighter.
269g
HTC Re: 65.5g
172g

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.
12400ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO
6400ISO

6. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
300shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
320shots

7. video recording

0% better video recording quality.
1080 x 60fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 60fps

8. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Olympus SH-50 iHS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40
37% 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.
1/2000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s
1/2000s

11. width

4.6mm narrower.
63.5mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
58.9mm

12. pixel density

38.74% higher pixel density.
333ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi
462ppi

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.
112.1mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
108.3mm

15. volume

41.46% less body volume.
301.82cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
176.69cm³

16. resolution

2x higher resolution.
831 x 554px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1011px
1108 x 831px

17. thickness

14.7mm thinner.
42.4mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
27.7mm

18. battery power

1.6% more battery power.
1270mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh
1250mAh

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. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"
3"

21. 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

22. 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
23% have it

23. 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

24. 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

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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