Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7 vs Olympus XZ-2 iHS

Winner
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

52

Olympus XZ-2 iHS

48

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

Wide aperture
Aperture
f/1.4
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
120 fps
In-camera panoramas
Panorama
Stitches together multiple photos into a panorama
Takes 3D photos
3D
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions
 

Reasons to buy the Olympus XZ-2 iHS

Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
Macro focus
Great macro
1.0 cm

galleries

Explore our gallery of 37 sample photos taken by the Olympus XZ-2 iHS.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7.

competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100

Boutique

$599 - $698

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Low light performance Significantly lower noise at high ISO
Built-in flash No built-in flash
Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Sony Cybershot DSC-RX100

Pro digicam

$398

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Startup delay Much less startup delay
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50

Travel zoom

$298

Zoom More zoom
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Aperture Much narrower aperture

Olympus XZ-2 iHS Competitors

Olympus Stylus SH-2

Olympus Stylus SH-2

Travel zoom

$211 - $399

Wide angle Better wide angle
Zoom More zoom
Aperture Much narrower aperture
Olympus XZ-1

Olympus XZ-1

Pro digicam

$206

Screen type Has an OLED screen
Sensor size Larger sensor
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack
Olympus Stylus XZ-10

Olympus Stylus XZ-10

Pro digicam

$199

Wide angle Better wide angle
Size Smaller
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack

discussion

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Olympus XZ-2 iHS
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