Compared to The best recent super zooms

Rank Out of Score
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ7 #6 6 52
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ8 #5 6 52
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ7 Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ8
Score Score
Lens
Telephoto lenses 10.2 10.2
Aperture 17.7 17.7
Widest aperture (full zoom) 25.9 25.9
Wide angle 9.1 9.1
Misc
Popularity 5.0 5.0
Sensor
Sensor size 5.5 5.5
Light sensitivity 1.4 1.4
Light sensitivity (boost) 0.9 1.4
Screen
Screen resolution 0.9 1.8
Screen size 7.3 7.3
Touch screen 0.0 0.0
Movies
Movie format 1.8 1.8
DXO Mark Scores
Overall image quality 0.0 0.0
Advanced
Image stabilization 18.2 18.2
Continuous shooting 0.2 0.2
Total 104.1 105.5
Best total 199.3 199.3
Score 52 52
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ7 Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ8
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Lens
Telephoto lenses
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432 mm 15.0 × 68.2 = 10.2 432 mm 15.0 × 68.2 = 10.2
Aperture
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f/2.8 65.0 × 27.3 = 17.7 f/2.8 65.0 × 27.3 = 17.7
Widest aperture (full zoom)
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f/3.3 95.0 × 27.3 = 25.9 f/3.1 95.0 × 27.3 = 25.9
Wide angle
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36 mm 50.0 × 18.2 = 9.1 36 mm 50.0 × 18.2 = 9.1
Misc
Popularity
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0 5.0 × 100.0 = 5.0 1 5.0 × 100.0 = 5.0
Sensor
Sensor size
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1/2.5" 5.75x4.31mm 15.0 × 36.4 = 5.5 1/2.5" 5.75x4.31mm 15.0 × 36.4 = 5.5
Light sensitivity
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400 ISO 5.0 × 27.3 = 1.4 1,250 ISO 5.0 × 27.3 = 1.4
Light sensitivity (boost)
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1,600 ISO 10.0 × 9.1 = 0.9 3,200 ISO 15.0 × 9.1 = 1.4
Screen
Screen resolution
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114k dots 5.0 × 18.2 = 0.9 207k dots 10.0 × 18.2 = 1.8
Screen size
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2.5" 40.0 × 18.2 = 7.3 2.5" 40.0 × 18.2 = 7.3
Touch screen
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No 0.0 × 4.5 = 0.0 No 0.0 × 4.5 = 0.0
Movies
Movie format
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848 x 480 @ 30fps 5.0 × 36.4 = 1.8 848 x 480 @ 30fps 5.0 × 36.4 = 1.8
DXO Mark Scores
Overall image quality
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Unknown 0.0 × 27.3 = 0.0 Unknown 0.0 × 27.3 = 0.0
Advanced
Image stabilization
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  1. Lens
100.0 × 18.2 = 18.2
  1. Lens
100.0 × 18.2 = 18.2
Continuous shooting
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3 fps 5.0 × 4.5 = 0.2 3 fps 5.0 × 4.5 = 0.2
Total 104.1 Total 105.5
Best total 199.3 Best total 199.3
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ7 Score 52 Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ8 Score 52