Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5
Top 57%646 points
Top 57%
Megapixels
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78 cameras
2.08MP - 10.91MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
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megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
longer battery life
10.1
MP
Panono Camera
108MP
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5: 51 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

10.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
288
0

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
8.07 x 5.56mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 38mm
245
0

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
23
Sony Alpha a6500: 425
185
0

4. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
132ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO
176
0

5. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
10fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
171
0

6. weight

233g
HTC Re: 65.5g
141
0

7. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
41
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98
131
0

8. 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.
12800ISO
Nikon D5: 3280000ISO
126
0

9. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
400shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
114
0

10. video recording

720 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
113
0

11. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
19.6bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits
87
0

12. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.00025s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s
80
0

13. pixel density

326ppi
Sony Alpha 7R: 544ppi
77
0

14. width

65.5mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
76
0

15. dynamic range

The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.
10.8Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs
72
0

16. volume

308.97cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
71
0

17. height

109.7mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
0

18. thickness

43mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
70
0

19. battery power

1250mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4360mAh
69
0

20. resolution

783 x 587px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2: 1517 x 1920px
69
0

21. 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.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5
46% have it
67
0

22. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4.8"
58
0

23. 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.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5
73% have it
56
0

24. supports AVCHD format

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5
26% have it
54
0

25. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5
88% have it
51
0

26. shutter lag

The amount of time it takes the camera to take a photo, without having to focus.
0.5s
Leica M Typ 240: 0.00025s
49
0

27. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5
66% have it
48
0

28. power up delay

It takes less time for the camera to turn on and take a first picture.
0.23s
Nikon D70: 0.01s
44
0

29. optical zoom

The zoom range is the ratio between the longest and shortest focal lengths. A higher zoom range means that the lens is more versatile.
3.8x
Nikon Coolpix P900: 83.3x
43
0

30. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Nikon D800E: 2
43
0

31. widest aperture

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
2
Ricoh GR II: 1
41
0

32. shoots raw

A raw image file contains minimally processed data from the image sensor. Raw files are so named because they are not yet processed and therefore are not ready to be printed or edited with a bitmap graphics editor.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5
55% have it
41
0

33. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5
88% have it
40
0

34. Has a hot shoe

A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5
51% have it
40
0

35. maximum focal length

A longer maximum focal length allows you to focus in on a small part of a scene, and offers a narrower angle of view than shorter focal lengths.
95mm
Nikon Coolpix P900: 2000mm
39
0

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