As well as being compared against other travel zooms, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ10 is also often compared to pro digicams and compacts. The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ10's top rivals come from Panasonic (such as the Lumix DMC-TZ20 and the Lumix DMC-SZ10) and GoPro (such as the Hero6 Black)

Competitor classes

compared toTravel zoom competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Panasonic DMC-TZ10 compared to other travel zoom competitors include: it has a built-in GPS and slightly longer exposures (60 seconds vs 16 seconds).

However, on average it slightly lower maximum light sensitivity (1,600 ISO vs 25,600 ISO), doesn't have a touch screen, doesn't shoot as fast continuously (2.3 fps vs 50 fps), has a CCD-family sensor (CCD vs CMOS) and is older (january 2010 vs january 2015).

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ20

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ20
1 year newer

Significant advantages of the DMC-TZ20 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Has a touch screen
  • Shoots faster: 10 fps vs 2.3 fps

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-TZ20 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • None found

common strengths of the DMC-TZ20 and DMC-TZ10

  • Built-in GPS
  • Long exposures: 60 seconds vs 60 seconds

Panasonic Lumix DMC-SZ10

Panasonic Lumix DMC-SZ10
5 years newer
$330

Significant advantages of the DMC-SZ10 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • Has a flip-out screen

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-SZ10 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Much shorter max exposures: 8 seconds vs 60 seconds

common strengths of the DMC-SZ10 and DMC-TZ10

  • None found

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
1 year older

Significant advantages of the DMC-TZ7 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-TZ7 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the DMC-TZ7 and DMC-TZ10

  • Long exposures: 60 seconds vs 60 seconds

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 (Lumix DMC-TZ100)

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 (Lumix DMC-TZ100)
6 years newer

Significant advantages of the Lumix DMC-ZS100 (Lumix DMC-TZ100) (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • Shoots much faster: 50 fps vs 2.3 fps
  • Much higher resolution screen: 1,040k dots vs 460k dots
  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD

Significant disadvantages of the Lumix DMC-ZS100 (Lumix DMC-TZ100) (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the Lumix DMC-ZS100 (Lumix DMC-TZ100) and DMC-TZ10

  • Long exposures: 60 seconds vs 60 seconds

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ8

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ8
similar age

Significant advantages of the DMC-TZ8 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-TZ8 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Lower resolution screen: 230k dots vs 460k dots
  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/1300 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the DMC-TZ8 and DMC-TZ10

  • Long exposures: 60 seconds vs 60 seconds

Samsung WB500

Samsung WB500
1 year older

Significant advantages of the WB500 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • None found

Significant disadvantages of the WB500 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Lower resolution screen: 230k dots vs 460k dots
  • Significantly shorter max exposures: 16 seconds vs 60 seconds

common strengths of the WB500 and DMC-TZ10

  • None found

compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Panasonic DMC-TZ10 compared to pro digicam competitors include: it has a built-in GPS.

However, on average it has a marginally smaller sensor (1/2.3" 6.13x4.6mm vs 1" 13.2x8.8mm), has a much narrower aperture (f/3.3 vs f/2), has a slightly lower resolution screen (460k dots vs 920k dots), doesn't have a screen which flips out and has a CCD-family sensor (CCD vs CMOS).

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1
3 years newer
$299

Significant advantages of the DMC-LF1 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • Much wider aperture: f/2 vs f/3.3
  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Much higher resolution screen: 920k dots vs 460k dots

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-LF1 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Significantly worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 25 mm

common strengths of the DMC-LF1 and DMC-TZ10

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Long exposures: 60 seconds vs 60 seconds

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 II

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 II
3 years newer
$598

Significant advantages of the DSC-RX100 II (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • Much wider aperture: f/1.8 vs f/3.3
  • Much larger sensor: 1" 13.2x8.8mm vs 1/2.3" 6.13x4.6mm
  • Much higher resolution screen: 1,229k dots vs 460k dots

Significant disadvantages of the DSC-RX100 II (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Significantly worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 25 mm
  • Significantly shorter max exposures: 30 seconds vs 60 seconds

common strengths of the DSC-RX100 II and DMC-TZ10

  • Each has a built-in flash

Samsung EX1

Samsung EX1
similar age
$282

Significant advantages of the EX1 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • Much wider aperture: f/1.8 vs f/3.3
  • Has an OLED screen: OLED vs LCD
  • Much higher resolution screen: 920k dots vs 460k dots

Significant disadvantages of the EX1 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Significantly shorter max exposures: 16 seconds vs 60 seconds
  • Slower max shutter speed: 1/1500 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the EX1 and DMC-TZ10

  • Each has a built-in flash

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5
5 months newer
$700

Significant advantages of the DMC-LX5 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • Much wider aperture: f/2 vs f/3.3
  • Supports an external flash
  • Significantly faster max shutter speed: 1/4000 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-LX5 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the DMC-LX5 and DMC-TZ10

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Long exposures: 60 seconds vs 60 seconds

Canon PowerShot G12

Canon PowerShot G12
7 months newer
$2,042

Significant advantages of the G12 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

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

Significant disadvantages of the G12 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Significantly worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 25 mm
  • Significantly shorter max exposures: 15 seconds vs 60 seconds

common strengths of the G12 and DMC-TZ10

  • Each has a built-in flash

Ricoh Caplio GX100

Ricoh Caplio GX100
2 years older

Significant advantages of the GX100 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • Significantly wider aperture: f/2.5 vs f/3.3
  • Supports an external flash
  • Much longer exposures: 180 seconds vs 60 seconds

Significant disadvantages of the GX100 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • No built-in GPS
  • Significantly smaller screen: 2.5" vs 3"
  • Lower resolution screen: 230k dots vs 460k dots

common strengths of the GX100 and DMC-TZ10

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Long exposures: 180 seconds vs 60 seconds

compared toCompact competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Panasonic DMC-TZ10 compared to compact competitors include: it has a much wider wide angle lens (25 mm vs 35 mm), has a slightly larger screen (3" vs 2.7"), has a slightly higher resolution screen (460k dots vs 230k dots), has better image stabilization (lens vs digital) and has a built-in GPS.

However, on average it is significantly larger (compact (103×60×33 mm) vs super compact (97×54×22 mm)), doesn't have a touch screen, doesn't shoot as fast continuously (2.3 fps vs 10 fps), has a CCD-family sensor (CCD vs CMOS) and is older (january 2010 vs september 2017).

GoPro Hero6 Black

Placeholder
7 years newer
$498

Significant advantages of the Hero6 Black (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Significantly smaller: Super compact (65×45×35 mm) vs Compact (103×60×33 mm)
  • Shoots much faster: 30 fps vs 2.3 fps

Significant disadvantages of the Hero6 Black (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • No built-in flash
  • Much smaller screen: 2" vs 3"
  • Worse image stabilization:
    1. Digital
    vs
    1. Lens

common strengths of the Hero6 Black and DMC-TZ10

  • None found

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FP7

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FP7
1 year newer
$157

Significant advantages of the DMC-FP7 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • Significantly smaller: Super compact (101×59×18 mm) vs Compact (103×60×33 mm)
  • Larger screen: 3.5" vs 3"
  • Has a touch screen

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-FP7 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • Much worse wide angle: 35 mm vs 25 mm
  • No built-in GPS
  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/1600 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the DMC-FP7 and DMC-TZ10

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Larger than average screens: 3.5" vs 3"
  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX700

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX700
5 months newer
$504

Significant advantages of the DMC-FX700 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • Has a CMOS-family sensor: CMOS vs CCD
  • Significantly wider aperture: f/2.2 vs f/3.3
  • Smaller: Compact (104×56×25 mm) vs Compact (103×60×33 mm)

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-FX700 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the DMC-FX700 and DMC-TZ10

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Larger than average screens: 3" vs 3"
  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS15

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS15
1 year older

Significant advantages of the DMC-FS15 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • Significantly smaller: Super compact (97×54×22 mm) vs Compact (103×60×33 mm)
  • Much thinner: 0.9" vs 1.3"
  • Significantly lighter: 136 g vs 218 g

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-FS15 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • Significantly worse wide angle: 29 mm vs 25 mm
  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the DMC-FS15 and DMC-TZ10

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Very long exposure times: 60 seconds vs 60 seconds

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS11

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS11
similar age
$187

Significant advantages of the DMC-FS11 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • Significantly smaller: Compact (98×55×24 mm) vs Compact (103×60×33 mm)
  • Significantly thinner: 0.9" vs 1.3"

Significant disadvantages of the DMC-FS11 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • Significantly worse wide angle: 28 mm vs 25 mm
  • No built-in GPS
  • Significantly slower max shutter speed: 1/1600 of a second vs 1/2000 of a second

common strengths of the DMC-FS11 and DMC-TZ10

  • Each has a built-in flash
  • Good image stabilization:
    1. Lens
    vs
    1. Lens
  • Very long exposure times: 60 seconds vs 60 seconds

Olympus FE-47

Olympus FE-47
similar age
$44

Significant advantages of the FE-47 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • Significantly thinner: 1.1" vs 1.3"

Significant disadvantages of the FE-47 (vs the DMC-TZ10)

  • Much worse wide angle: 36 mm vs 25 mm
  • No image stabilization: None vs
    1. Lens
  • No built-in GPS

common strengths of the FE-47 and DMC-TZ10

  • Each has a built-in flash