Canon PowerShot G1X vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Winner
Canon PowerShot G1X

73

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

61

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G1X

Great image quality
Overall image quality
60.0
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
Great color depth
Color depth
21.7 bits
Flip-out screen
Screen flips out
Great for movies
 

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Wide angle
Wide angle lens
24 mm
Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
310 ms shutter lag
Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
2300 ms startup delay
External flash
External flash
Better lighting

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5.

competitors

Canon PowerShot G1X Competitors

Canon PowerShot G1X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G1X Mark II

Boutique

$649

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Aperture Wider aperture
Supports 24p No 24p support
Canon PowerShot G16

Canon PowerShot G16

Pro digicam

$500

Shutter lag Much less shutter lag
High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Supports 24p No 24p support
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Pro digicam

$448

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Supports 24p No 24p support

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

Pro digicam

$576

HDR Has in-camera HDR
High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Battery life Slightly shorter battery life
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3

Pro digicam

$341

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Size Slightly smaller
Shutter lag Much more shutter lag
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Pro digicam

$448

Overall image quality Much better image quality
Color depth Better color depth
Wide angle Significantly worse wide angle

discussion

Canon PowerShot G1X
PowerShot G1X
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