Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40: 40 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

20MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

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

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.
9
Sony Alpha a9: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
1.1fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

5. weight

524g
HTC Re: 65.5g

6. 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.
6400ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO

7. longer battery life

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

8. video recording

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

9. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.00067s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s

10. pixel density

332.9ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi

11. width

126mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

12. height

87mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

13. volume

1030.428cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: cm³

14. thickness

94mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

15. 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-LZ40
46% have it

16. screen size

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

17. 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-LZ40
72% have it

18. 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.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40
35% have it

19. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40
87% have it

20. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40
65% have it

21. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
1
Nikon Coolpix W300: 2

22. 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.
42x
Nikon Coolpix P900: 83.3x

23. 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.
3f
Ricoh GR II: 1f

24. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40
88% have it

25. exposure time

When the camera shutter is open for a long time, more light is absorbed by the sensor. You can use this slow shutter speed to produce vivid night time photography, or capture the trajectory of moving objects such as motorway traffic.
15s
Hasselblad H5D-50c: 720s

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