Sony Alpha 7RPanasonic Lumix DMC-TZ57
Top 16%2,073 points
Top 16%
Top 60%974 points
Top 60%
Sony Alpha 7R
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ57
Top specs and features

Sony Alpha 7R vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ57: 57 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

2.25x more megapixels (main camera).
Panono Camera: 108MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
35.8 x 23.9mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm
6.13 x 4.6mm

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.
Sony Alpha a7 III: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

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

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Sony Alpha 7R
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ57
27% have it

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.
25600 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO
3200 ISO

7. longer battery life

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

8. weight

216g lighter.
HTC Re: 65.5g

9. video recording

2.4x better video recording quality.
1080 x 60fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 25fps

10. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Sony Alpha 7R
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ57
37% have it

11. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony Alpha 7R
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ57
50% have it

12. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s

13. Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
Sony Alpha 7R
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ57
31% have it

14. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Sony Alpha 7R
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ57
25% have it

16. width

19mm narrower.
DxO One: 26.2mm

17. 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.
Sony Alpha 7R
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ57
46% have it

18. 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.
Sony Alpha 7R
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ57
72% have it

19. volume

54.3% less body volume.
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³

20. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
1230k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots
1040k dots

21. height

34mm shorter.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

22. thickness

16mm thinner.
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

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.
Sony Alpha 7R
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ57
35% have it

24. 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.
Sony Alpha 7R
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ57
18% have it

25. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Sony Alpha 7R
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ57
24% have it

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