Updated (January 2012): Compare the Olympus SZ-30MR vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS20

Panasonic Lumix ZS20 vs Olympus SZ-30MR

Winner
Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS20

62

Olympus SZ-30MR

53

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix ZS20

Built-in GPS
GPS
Great for travel
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
220 fps
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
 

Reasons to buy the Olympus SZ-30MR

We are not aware of any reasons to consider buying the Olympus SZ-30MR over the Panasonic Lumix ZS20.

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Explore our gallery of 32 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS20.

competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS20 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50

Travel zoom

$279

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Zoom More zoom
GPS No built-in GPS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS45

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS45

Travel zoom

$210

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
GPS No built-in GPS
Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS60 (Lumix DMC-TZ80)

Travel zoom

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
GPS No built-in GPS

Olympus SZ-30MR Competitors

Olympus SZ-31MR iHS

Olympus SZ-31MR

Travel zoom

$260

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LZ40

Super zoom

$269

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Zoom More zoom
Size Significantly larger
Olympus Stylus SH-50 iHS

Olympus Stylus SH-50 iHS

Travel zoom

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Touch screen Has a touch screen

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS20
Lumix ZS20
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Olympus SZ-30MR
SZ-30MR
Olympus

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