Updated (February 2011): Compare the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS3 vs Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS3 vs Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS

Winner
Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS3

94

Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS

86

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS3

Full HD
Movie format
1080p @ 30fps
Really small
Size
Compact (104×64×28 mm)
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Long exposures
Longest exposure
60 seconds
 

Reasons to buy the Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS

Weight
Light-weight
167 g
Size
Really small
Compact (116×59×29 mm)
GPS
Built-in GPS
Great for travel

galleries

Explore our gallery of 31 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS3.
Explore our gallery of 6 sample photos taken by the Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS.

competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS3 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix TS5

Panasonic Lumix TS5

Waterproof

$662

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS4

Panasonic Lumix TS4

Waterproof

$449

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS20

Panasonic Lumix TS20

Waterproof

$280

Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS Competitors

Nikon D3200

Nikon D3200

Entry-level DSLR

$269 body only

$419 with 18-55mm lens

Sony NEX-7

Sony NEX 7

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$729 body only

Pentax X-5

Pentax X-5

Super zoom

$246

discussion

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS3
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Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS
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Avatar for Lostfrog Lostfrog (8:58 PM, August 06, 2011)
Soooo, popularity makes DMC-TS3 higher ranked but Macro mode on the pentax is NOT a strength?  Even has macro flash on front of the camera! Gimme a break.