Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

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Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Fast shutter speed
Fastest shutter speed
1/4000 of a second
External flash
External flash
Better lighting
Long exposures
Longest exposure
60 seconds
 

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3

Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
Thickness
Thin
1.1"
External flash
External flash
Better lighting
Longest exposure
Long exposures
60 seconds

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5.

competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5 Competitors

Fujifilm X-A2

Fujifilm X-A2

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$473 body only

$569 with 16-50mm lens

Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Longest exposure Significantly shorter max exposures
Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

Super zoom

$178 - $244

Zoom Significantly more zoom
Lowest price Cheaper
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Nikon Coolpix A900

Nikon Coolpix A900

Travel zoom

$299 - $397

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Zoom Significantly more zoom
Aperture Much narrower aperture

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3 Competitors

Fujifilm X-A3

Fujifilm X-A3

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$498 body only

$579 - $599 with 16-50mm lens

Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Size Slightly larger
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

Pro digicam

$517

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Aperture Wider aperture
Supports 24p No 24p support
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200

Super zoom

$400

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture

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100percentmug (1:43 PM, June 29, 2011)
Does the LX5 have the Summicron Lens?