Updated (August 2011): Compare the Canon PowerShot SX30 IS vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ150

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ150 vs Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Winner
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49

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46

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ150

High speed movies
High-speed framerate
220 fps
CMOS Sensor
Sensor type
Better in low light
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
Great battery life
Battery life
410 shots
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/3200 of a second
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
External flash
External flash
Better lighting

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot SX30 IS.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ150.

competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ150 Competitors

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200

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$370 - $371

Battery life Significantly longer battery life
High-speed framerate Higher speed movies
Size Larger
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Nikon Coolpix P900

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$639 - $697

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
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Nikon Coolpix P500

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Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Zoom More zoom
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS Competitors

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Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

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$449

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Zoom Much more zoom
Aperture Narrower aperture
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Nikon Coolpix P100

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High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Screen size Much larger screen
Image stabilization Worse image stabilization
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Samsung WB1100F

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Screen size Much larger screen
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out

discussion

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Lumix DMC-FZ150
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Avatar for Snapsort Snapsort (2:09 PM, September 20, 2011)
Hi Jtayllor, our goal is to have cameras added to the site the day they are announced!  Glad you like the site, thanks!
 
Jtayllor (0:41 PM, September 20, 2011)
How quickly does Snapsort add new cameras to the site after they have been announced?
Also, the site is excellent for consumers to compare cameras!  Thanks.