As well as being compared against other travel zooms and digicams, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80) is also often compared to waterproofs, mirrorless, pro digicams and super zooms. The Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)'s top rivals come from Nikon (such as the Coolpix A1000 and the Coolpix S9900) and Panasonic (such as the Lumix DMC-ZS50 and the Lumix DC-ZS70 (Lumix DC-TZ90))

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80) compared to other travel zoom competitors include: it has a touch screen and shoots faster continuously (40 fps vs 2.5 fps).

However, on average it doesn't have a built-in GPS, doesn't have a screen which flips out and much smaller viewfinder (0.08x vs 3.34x).

Nikon Coolpix A1000

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3 years newer
$477

Significant advantages of the Coolpix A1000 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Has a flip-out screen
  • Significantly faster max shutter speed: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix A1000 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Significantly shorter battery life: 250 shots vs 320 shots

common strengths of the Coolpix A1000 and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • None found

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50
1 year older
$279

Significant advantages of the DMC-ZS50 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

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Significant disadvantages of the DMC-ZS50 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Shoots much slower: 10 fps vs 40 fps
  • No touch screen

common strengths of the DMC-ZS50 and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • None found

Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS70 (Lumix DC-TZ90)

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1 year newer

Significant advantages of the Lumix DC-ZS70 (Lumix DC-TZ90) (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Has a flip-out screen
  • Longer battery life: 380 shots vs 320 shots

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DC-ZS70 (Lumix DC-TZ90) (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Shoots much slower: 10 fps vs 40 fps

common strengths of the Lumix DC-ZS70 (Lumix DC-TZ90) and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • None found

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ60
1 year older
$2,192

Significant advantages of the DMC-TZ60 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Much larger viewfinder: 3.34x vs 0.08x
  • Has a GPS

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-TZ60 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Shoots much slower: 10 fps vs 40 fps
  • No touch screen

common strengths of the DMC-TZ60 and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • None found

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX90V
8 months older
$367

Significant advantages of the DSC-HX90V (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Has a GPS
  • Has a flip-out screen
  • Longer exposures: 30 seconds vs 4 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-HX90V (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Shoots much slower: 10 fps vs 40 fps
  • No touch screen

common strengths of the DSC-HX90V and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • None found

Canon PowerShot SX620 HS

Canon PowerShot SX620 HS
4 months newer
$179 - $249

Significant advantages of the PowerShot SX620 HS (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot SX620 HS (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Shoots much slower: 2.5 fps vs 40 fps
  • No touch screen
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the PowerShot SX620 HS and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • None found

compared toDigicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80) compared to other digicam competitors include: it has a significantly wider wide angle lens (24 mm vs 28 mm), has a touch screen, shoots faster continuously (40 fps vs 10 fps) and has a faster max shutter speed (1/2000 of a second vs 1/1300 of a second).

However, on average it doesn't have a screen which flips out, much smaller viewfinder (0.08x vs 0.43x) and is older (january 2016 vs may 2018).

Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7 (Lumix DC-FT7)

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2 years newer

Significant advantages of the Lumix DC-TS7 (Lumix DC-FT7) (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Much larger viewfinder: 0.43x vs 0.08x
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DC-TS7 (Lumix DC-FT7) (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Shoots much slower: 10 fps vs 40 fps
  • Significantly worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 24 mm
  • No touch screen

common strengths of the Lumix DC-TS7 (Lumix DC-FT7) and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Both have digital viewfinders: Digital vs Digital

compared toWaterproof competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80) compared to waterproof competitors include: it has a built-in flash, has image stabilization (lens vs none), shoots faster continuously (40 fps vs 10 fps), is newer (january 2016 vs october 2012) and has a viewfinder (digital vs none).

However, on average it has a slightly narrower aperture (f/3.3 vs f/2.8), has a much narrower wide angle lens (24 mm vs 5 mm), lacks and external mic jack, is slightly heavier (282 g vs 73 g) and is not waterproof.

GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition
2 years older
$429

Significant advantages of the Black Edition (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the Black Edition (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • None found

common strengths of the Black Edition and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • None found

GoPro HERO3 Black Edition

GoPro HERO3 Black Edition
3 years older

Significant advantages of the Black Edition (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the Black Edition (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • None found

common strengths of the Black Edition and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • None found

compared toMirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80) compared to mirrorless interchangeable-lens competitors include: it records very high quality movies (UHD @ 30fps vs 1080p @ 60fps), has a viewfinder (digital vs none), shoots faster continuously (40 fps vs 5.8 fps) and has a faster max shutter speed (1/2000 of a second vs 1/500 of a second).

However, on average it takes significantly lower resolution photos (9.7 MP vs 24 MP), doesn't record movies in 24p, doesn't have a screen which flips out, has a slightly smaller sensor (1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm vs APS-C 22.3x14.9mm) and users slower contrast detection autofocus (contrast detection vs phase detection).

Canon EOS M100

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1 year newer
$379 (body only)
$449 15-45mm lens

Significant advantages of the EOS M100 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Has a flip-out screen
  • Much higher true resolution: 24 MP vs 9.7 MP
  • Has interchangeable lenses

Significant disadvantages of the EOS M100 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital
  • Shoots much slower: 6.1 fps vs 40 fps

common strengths of the EOS M100 and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • Fairly small: Mid size (108×67×35 mm) vs Mid size (112×64×38 mm)
  • Thin: 1.4" vs 1.5"
  • Light weight: 302 g vs 282 g

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF7

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF7
1 year older
$523 12-32mm lens

Significant advantages of the DMC-GF7 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Supports 24p
  • Has a flip-out screen
  • Has interchangeable lenses

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-GF7 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Lower resolution movies: 1080p @ 60fps vs UHD @ 30fps
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital
  • Shoots much slower: 5.8 fps vs 40 fps

common strengths of the DMC-GF7 and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • Fairly small: Compact (107×65×33 mm) vs Mid size (112×64×38 mm)
  • Light weight: 266 g vs 282 g
  • Thin: 1.3" vs 1.5"

compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80) compared to pro digicam competitors include: it has a significantly wider wide angle lens (24 mm vs 28 mm), has a slightly higher resolution screen (1,040k dots vs 461k dots), has a touch screen, shoots faster continuously (40 fps vs 1.9 fps) and has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD).

However, on average it has a slightly smaller sensor (1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm vs 1" 13.2x8.8mm), has a much narrower aperture (f/3.3 vs f/2), takes slightly lower resolution photos (9.7 MP vs 20 MP), doesn't support an external flash and significantly shorter exposures (4 seconds vs 40 seconds).

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100
3 years older
$403 - $448

Significant advantages of the DSC-RX100 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Much wider aperture: f/1.8 vs f/3.3
  • Much larger sensor: 1" 13.2x8.8mm vs 1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm
  • Much higher true resolution: 20 MP vs 9.7 MP

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-RX100 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Shoots much slower: 10 fps vs 40 fps
  • Significantly worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 24 mm
  • No touch screen

common strengths of the DSC-RX100 and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Great battery life: 330 shots vs 320 shots

Nikon Coolpix P7100

Nikon Coolpix P7100
4 years older
$750

Significant advantages of the P7100 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Wider aperture: f/2.8 vs f/3.3
  • Has an external mic jack
  • Supports an external flash

Significant disadvantages of the P7100 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Shoots much slower: 1.3 fps vs 40 fps
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS
  • Significantly worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 24 mm

common strengths of the P7100 and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Great battery life: 350 shots vs 320 shots
  • Viewfinders: Tunnel vs Digital

Canon PowerShot S95

Canon PowerShot S95
5 years older
$315

Significant advantages of the S95 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Much wider aperture: f/2 vs f/3.3

Significant disadvantages of the S95 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Shoots much slower: 1.9 fps vs 40 fps
  • Much lower resolution screen: 461k dots vs 1,040k dots
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS

common strengths of the S95 and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • Each has a built-in flash

Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II
1 year newer
$369 - $429

Significant advantages of the PowerShot G9 X Mark II (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Much wider aperture: f/2 vs f/3.3
  • Much larger sensor: Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs 1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm
  • Much higher true resolution: 20 MP vs 9.7 MP

Significant disadvantages of the PowerShot G9 X Mark II (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Shoots much slower: 8.2 fps vs 40 fps
  • Significantly worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 24 mm
  • Significantly shorter battery life: 235 shots vs 320 shots

common strengths of the PowerShot G9 X Mark II and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Have touch screens

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5
5 years older
$700

Significant advantages of the DMC-LX5 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Much wider aperture: f/2 vs f/3.3
  • Significantly longer battery life: 400 shots vs 320 shots
  • Supports an external flash

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-LX5 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Shoots much slower: 6 fps vs 40 fps
  • Much lower resolution screen: 460k dots vs 1,040k dots
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS

common strengths of the DMC-LX5 and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Great battery life: 400 shots vs 320 shots

Canon PowerShot G7 X

Canon PowerShot G7 X
1 year older
$534

Significant advantages of the G7 X (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Much wider aperture: f/1.8 vs f/3.3
  • Much larger sensor: Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm vs 1/2.3" 6.17x4.55mm
  • Much higher true resolution: 20 MP vs 9.7 MP

Significant disadvantages of the G7 X (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Shoots much slower: 6.5 fps vs 40 fps
  • Much shorter battery life: 210 shots vs 320 shots
  • No viewfinder: None vs Digital

common strengths of the G7 X and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Have touch screens

compared toSuper zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80) compared to super zoom competitors include: it has a significantly higher resolution screen (1,040k dots vs 461k dots), is slightly smaller (mid size (112×64×38 mm) vs professional size (123×92×108 mm)), has a touch screen, shoots faster continuously (40 fps vs 1.8 fps) and has a CMOS-family sensor (CMOS vs CCD).

However, on average it has a slightly narrower aperture (f/3.3 vs f/2.8), doesn't have a screen which flips out, has a significantly shorter battery life (320 shots vs 450 shots), users slower contrast detection autofocus (contrast detection vs phase detection) and doesn't have a built-in GPS.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300
5 months older
$382 - $398

Significant advantages of the DMC-FZ300 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Wider aperture: f/2.8 vs f/3.3
  • Has an external mic jack
  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-FZ300 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Shoots much slower: 12 fps vs 40 fps
  • Significantly larger: Large (132×92×117 mm) vs Mid size (112×64×38 mm)
  • Significantly thicker: 4.6" vs 1.5"

common strengths of the DMC-FZ300 and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • Fairly small: Large (132×92×117 mm) vs Mid size (112×64×38 mm)
  • Have touch screens
  • Light weight: 691 g vs 282 g

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ40

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ40
5 years older
$420

Significant advantages of the DMC-FZ40 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Wider aperture: f/2.8 vs f/3.3
  • Much longer exposures: 60 seconds vs 4 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-FZ40 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Much lower resolution screen: 230k dots vs 1,040k dots
  • Shoots much slower: 1.8 fps vs 40 fps
  • Has a CCD-family sensor: CCD vs CMOS

common strengths of the DMC-FZ40 and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • Fairly small: Prosumer size (120×80×92 mm) vs Mid size (112×64×38 mm)
  • Light weight: 499 g vs 282 g
  • Thin: 3.6" vs 1.5"

Canon Powershot SX40

Canon Powershot SX40
4 years older
$429

Significant advantages of the SX40 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Significantly wider aperture: f/2.7 vs f/3.3
  • Has a flip-out screen
  • Longer battery life: 380 shots vs 320 shots

Significant disadvantages of the SX40 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Much lower resolution screen: 230k dots vs 1,040k dots
  • Shoots much slower: 10.3 fps vs 40 fps
  • Significantly larger: Professional size (123×92×108 mm) vs Mid size (112×64×38 mm)

common strengths of the SX40 and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • Fairly small: Professional size (123×92×108 mm) vs Mid size (112×64×38 mm)
  • Light weight: 600 g vs 282 g
  • Thin: 4.3" vs 1.5"

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX200V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX200V
3 years older

Significant advantages of the DSC-HX200V (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Wider aperture: f/2.8 vs f/3.3
  • Has a GPS
  • Much longer battery life: 450 shots vs 320 shots

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-HX200V (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Shoots much slower: 10 fps vs 40 fps
  • No touch screen
  • Significantly thicker: 3.7" vs 1.5"

common strengths of the DSC-HX200V and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • Fairly small: Prosumer size (122×87×93 mm) vs Mid size (112×64×38 mm)
  • Thin: 3.7" vs 1.5"
  • Light weight: 583 g vs 282 g

Nikon Coolpix B500

Nikon Coolpix B500
similar age
$242 - $257

Significant advantages of the Coolpix B500 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Much longer battery life: 600 shots vs 320 shots
  • Has a flip-out screen
  • Significantly faster max shutter speed: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the Coolpix B500 (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Shoots much slower: 7.4 fps vs 40 fps
  • No touch screen
  • Significantly thicker: 3.7" vs 1.5"

common strengths of the Coolpix B500 and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • Fairly small: Prosumer size (114×78×95 mm) vs Mid size (112×64×38 mm)
  • Thin: 3.7" vs 1.5"
  • Light weight: 541 g vs 282 g

Canon PowerShot SX530 HS

Canon PowerShot SX530 HS
1 year older
$249 - $255

Significant advantages of the SX530 HS (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Faster autofocus: Phase detection vs Contrast detection

Significant disadvantages of the SX530 HS (vs the Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80))

  • Shoots much slower: 1.6 fps vs 40 fps
  • Much lower resolution screen: 461k dots vs 1,040k dots
  • No touch screen

common strengths of the SX530 HS and Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

  • Fairly small: Prosumer size (120×82×92 mm) vs Mid size (112×64×38 mm)
  • Very light: 442 g vs 282 g
  • Thin: 3.6" vs 1.5"