Summary Panasonic DMC-ZS8

Prices Price
Camera only
$1,750
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#n/a of 24
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 26
Specifications Key specs
Zoom
Help 16x
Screen size
Help 3"
Aperture
Help f/3.3
Screen resolution
Help 230k dots
Wide angle
Help 24 mm
Movie format
Help 720p @ 30fps
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Also known as: Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ18

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reviewsWhat are people saying about the DMC-ZS8

"With plenty of light, the ZS8 can turn out very good photos, if a little soft"
reviews.cnet.com | talking about the camera's image-quality
"The ZS8's shooting performance is speedy."
reviews.cnet.com | talking about the camera's auto-focus
"The Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS8 is a basic compact megazoom with very good photo quality and shooting performance for its class, as well as long battery life."
reviews.cnet.com | talking about the camera's overall-performance

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Pros

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The Panasonic DMC-ZS8 vs other recent compacts

Wide angle Great wide angle lens Help
24 mm
Image stabilization Image stabilization Help
  1. Lens
Longest exposure Very long exposures Help
60 seconds
Screen size Above average sized screen Help
3"
Fastest shutter speed Fast shutter speed Help
1/4000 of a second

Cons

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The Panasonic DMC-ZS8 vs other recent compacts

Aperture Slightly narrow aperture Help
f/3.3
Size Slightly large Help
Compact (105×58×33 mm)
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
9.8 MP
Sensor size Slightly smaller than average sensor Help
1/2.3" 6.13x4.6mm
Announced Old Help
January 2011
Viewfinder Can only preview photos on the screen Help
None
Screen resolution Low resolution screen Help
230k dots
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
1,600 ISO
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Sensor type Sensor type Help
CCD
Thickness Thick Help
1.3"
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The Panasonic DMC-ZS8 vs other recent travel zooms

Zoom Poor zoom Help
16x
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
1.9 fps
Lowest price Very expensive Help
$1,750.14
Movie format HD movies Help
720p @ 30fps
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users

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