Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40
Top 69%460 points
Top 69%
Megapixels
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19.73MP - 28.56MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
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sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
video recording
20
MP
Panono Camera
108MP
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40: 37 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

20MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
287
0

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 38mm
244
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.
9
Sony Alpha a6500: 425
185
0

4. weight

524g
HTC Re: 65.5g
141
0

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.
6400ISO
Nikon D5: 3280000ISO
126
0

6. video recording

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

7. 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
80
0

8. pixel density

332.9ppi
Sony Alpha 7R: 544ppi
77
0

9. width

126mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
76
0

10. height

87mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
0

11. volume

1030cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
71
0

12. thickness

94mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
70
0

13. 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
67
0

14. 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
36% have it
59
0

15. screen size

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

16. 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
73% have it
56
0

17. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40
88% have it
51
0

18. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40
66% have it
48
0

19. 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
43
0

20. 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

21. 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.
3
Ricoh GR II: 1
41
0

22. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40
88% have it
40
0

23. 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.
924mm
Nikon Coolpix P900: 2000mm
39
0

24. 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 X1D-50c: 3600s
37
0

25. has manual exposure

This allows to manually set the exposure.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40
63% have it
37
0

26. minimum focal length

A shorter minimum focal length allows you to get more of the scene in the photo, and offers a wider angle of view than longer focal lengths.
22mm
HP Photosmart R937: 1.18mm
34
0

27. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40
93% have it
32
0

28. USB version

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
2
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5: 3.1
31
0

29. has an accelerometer

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes from a vertical to a horizontal position.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40
92% have it
30
0

30. has manual white balance

With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40
96% have it
28
0

31. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40
98% have it
27
0

32. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40
94% have it
27
0

33. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40
98% have it
27
0

34. has a dedicated camera button

A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40
99% have it
27
0

35. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40
99% have it
26
0

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