Summary Panasonic DMC-FZ38

Prices Price
Camera only
Unknown
Score Snapsort rank
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 21
Specifications Key specs
Zoom
Help 18x
Screen size
Help 2.7"
Aperture
Help f/2.8
Screen resolution
Help 230k dots
Wide angle
Help 27 mm
Movie format
Help 720p @ 30fps
see all specifications

Also known as: Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ35

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ38Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ38

gallery

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ38.

Videos

Pros

Report a correction

The Panasonic DMC-FZ38 vs other recent digicams

Battery life Incredible battery life Help
470 shots
Supports RAW Shoots RAW Help
Better editing
Longest exposure Very long exposures Help
60 seconds
External mic jack External mic jack Help
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help
Digital
Report a correction

The Panasonic DMC-FZ38 vs other recent super zooms

Size Quite small Help
Prosumer size (118×76×89 mm)
Weight Light Help
367 g
Thickness Thin Help
3.5"

Cons

Report a correction

The Panasonic DMC-FZ38 vs other recent digicams

Wide angle Poor wide angle lens Help
27 mm
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
2.3 fps
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
9.8 MP
Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramas Help
You could stitch photos in post
Sensor type Sensor type Help
CCD
Thickness Thick Help
3.5"
Size Slightly large Help
Prosumer size (118×76×89 mm)
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR Help
You could do HDR manually
Sensor size Small sensor Help
1/2.3" 6.13x4.6mm
Announced Old Help
July 2009
Report a correction

The Panasonic DMC-FZ38 vs other recent super zooms

Zoom Poor zoom Help
18x
Screen resolution Very low resolution screen Help
230k dots
High-speed framerate High speed movies Help
Not supported
Supports 24p No 24p movies Help
Missing that film look
External flash No external flash Help
Less expandable
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Movie format HD movies Help
720p @ 30fps
Screen size Very small screen Help
2.7"
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
1,600 ISO
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/2000 of a second

Appearance

front photo of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ38back photo of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ38angle photo of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ38

Discussion

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ38
Lumix DMC-FZ38
Panasonic

Report a correction

Showing 0 comments