Panasonic Lumix FZ72 vs Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX300

Winner
Panasonic Lumix FZ72

62

Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX300

56

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix FZ72

Great zoom
Zoom
60x
Wide angle lens
Wide angle
20 mm
Shoots RAW
Supports RAW
Better editing
External flash
External flash
Better lighting
 

Reasons to buy the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX300

Screen resolution
High resolution screen
921k dots
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/4000 of a second
3D
Takes 3D photos
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix FZ72.
Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX300.

competitors

Panasonic Lumix FZ72 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200

Super zoom

$298 - $311

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Zoom Much less zoom
Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Super zoom

$369 - $479

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Aperture Narrower aperture
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300

Super zoom

$498

Movie format Higher resolution movies
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Zoom Much less zoom

Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX300 Competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V

Super zoom

$430 - $448

External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Supports 24p Supports 24p
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

Super zoom

$150 - $168

Battery life Longer battery life
Weight Slightly lighter
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
Sony CyberShot DSC-H400

Sony CyberShot DSC-H400

Super zoom

$215 - $248

Zoom Significantly more zoom
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
3D Doesn't take 3D photos

discussion

Panasonic Lumix FZ72
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Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX300
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Siva (1:36 AM, April 28, 2014)
Good comparison. helps me a lot.