Updated (August 2011): Compare the Canon PowerShot G12 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ150

Canon PowerShot G12 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ150

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Canon PowerShot G12

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ150

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Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G12

Really small
Size
Mid size (112×76×48 mm)
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
Thin
Thickness
1.9"
External flash
External flash
Better lighting
 

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ150

High-speed framerate
High speed movies
220 fps
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
External flash
External flash
Better lighting

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot G12.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ150.

competitors

Canon PowerShot G12 Competitors

Canon PowerShot G11

Canon PowerShot G11

Pro digicam

Battery life Much longer battery life
Low light performance Slightly lower noise at high ISO
Supports 24p No 24p support
Olympus OM-D E-M5 II

Olympus OM-D E-M5 II

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,648 with 14-150mm lens

Dynamic range More dynamic range
Overall image quality Much better image quality
Built-in flash No built-in flash
Canon PowerShot G15

Canon PowerShot G15

Pro digicam

$790

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ150 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200

Super zoom

$398

Battery life Significantly longer battery life
High-speed framerate Higher speed movies
Overall image quality Worse image quality
Nikon Coolpix B700

Nikon Coolpix B700

Super zoom

$369 - $447

Zoom Much more zoom
Movie format Higher resolution movies
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300

Super zoom

$498 - $499

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

discussion

Canon PowerShot G12
PowerShot G12
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