Canon PowerShot SX70 HS vs Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS70 Comparison

Let’s compare the Canon PowerShot SX70 HS vs Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS70.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Canon PowerShot SX70 HS and Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS70. Both cameras have 1/2.3 inch sensors but Canon PowerShot SX70 HS has a 20.3 MP and Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS70 has a 20.3 MP resolution.

  Canon PowerShot SX70 HS Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS70
  Canon PowerShot SX70 HS Front Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS70 Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Canon Panasonic
Megapixels 20.3 20.3
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 1/2.3 inch 1/2.3 inch
SLR Type Point & Shoot Point & Shoot
Crop Factor n/a n/a
AA Filter None
Image Resolution 5184 x 3888 (20.2 MP, 4:3) 5184 x 3888 (20.2 MP, 4:3)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 3200 Min 80 - Max 3200
Full ISO Settings Auto (100-800), 100-3200 Auto, iISO, 80 - 3200, Extendable to ISO 6400
Startup Time
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection; Face & Tracking (9 points), Tracking, 1-point, Spot Contrast Detect with DFD: Face / AF Tracking / 49-area / 1-area; Eye Sensor AF, Touch AF/AE Function, Touch Shutter, Touch Pad AF, MF Assist, Touch MF Assist, AF+MF, Focus Peaking, One Shot AF (Set the Fn button in custom menu to AF-ON), Low Light AF
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto (100-800), 100-3200 Auto, iISO, 80 - 3200, Extendable to ISO 6400
Shutter Speed Range 1/2000 - 15 sec 1/16000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode No No
JPEG Buffer Size
AW Buffer Size
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 921,600 dots (307,200 px) 1,040,000 dots
Touchscreen No Yes
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen Yes No
Selfie Screen Yes Yes
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder EVF / LCD EVF / LCD
Viewfinder Type EVF: 0.39"-type 2.36M-dot OLED; 100% coverage; -3.0 to +1.0 diopter adjustment; eye sensor EVF: 0.2-inch, 1166K dots equiv. LCD; 100% Coverage, Magnification: Approx. 2.59x / 0.46x (35 mm camera equivalent)
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/25p) 3840x2160 (30p)
Video File Format MP4 (Image: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (Stereo)) AVCHD or MP4 with stereo audio
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support UHS-I compliant
Microphone Jack Yes No
Headphone Jack No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/2000 1/2000
Internal connections Micro (Type-D) HDMI, 3.5mm Microphone Jack Micro (Type-D) HDMI; Micro-B USB 2.0
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No No
Bluetooth Yes No
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 255 shots 250 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable 7.2V, 1025mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 21.4 oz (608 g) includes batteries 11.4 oz (322 g) includes batteries
Size 5.0 x 3.6 x 4.6 in. (127 x 91 x 116 mm) 4.4 x 2.6 x 1.6 in. (112 x 67 x 41 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $549.00 Buy from Amazon for $328.66
Release Date 2018-11-30 2017-05-30