The Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ6 is mostly gets compared to other compacts. The Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ6's top rivals come from Panasonic (such as the Lumix DMC-LF1)

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, compared to other compact competitors the Panasonic DMC-LZ6 has a slightly narrower aperture (f/2.8 vs f/2), has a much narrower wide angle lens (37 mm vs 28 mm), has a much smaller screen (2" vs 3"), has a much lower resolution screen (86k dots vs 920k dots) and is significantly larger (compact (99×62×33 mm) vs compact (103×62×28 mm)).

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1
6 years newer
$299

Significant advantages of the DMC-LF1 (vs the DMC-LZ6)

  • Much larger screen: 3" vs 2"
  • Much better wide angle: 28 mm vs 37 mm
  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-LF1 (vs the DMC-LZ6)

  • None found

common strengths of the DMC-LF1 and DMC-LZ6

  • Wide aperture: f/2 vs f/2.8
  • Very small: Compact (103×62×28 mm) vs Compact (99×62×33 mm)
  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
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    1. Lens