Updated (January 2012): Compare the Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS20 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ100

Panasonic Lumix ZS20 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ100

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS20

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Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix ZS20

Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Thin
Thickness
1.1"
Light-weight
Weight
206 g
Built-in GPS
GPS
Great for travel
 

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ100

Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies
External flash
External flash
Better lighting
Longest exposure
Long exposures
60 seconds
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard

galleries

Explore our gallery of 32 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS20.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ100.

competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS20 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS50

Travel zoom

$299

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Zoom More zoom
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Panasonic Lumix ZS35

Panasonic Lumix ZS35

Travel zoom

$337

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Lowest price Cheaper
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Panasonic Lumix ZS30

Panasonic Lumix ZS30

Travel zoom

$344

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Battery life Longer battery life

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ100 Competitors

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V

Pro digicam

$998 - $1,050

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Zoom Less zoom
Sony Alpha a6300

Sony Alpha a6300

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$794 - $898 body only

$910 - $998 with 16-50mm lens

Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
High-speed framerate Lower speed movies
Nikon Coolpix B500

Nikon Coolpix B500

Super zoom

$199 - $257

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Zoom More zoom
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

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