Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II vs Canon PowerShot SX720 HS Comparison

Let’s compare the Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II vs Canon PowerShot SX720 HS.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II and Canon PowerShot SX720 HS. While Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II has 4/3 sensor, Canon PowerShot SX720 HS has 1/2.3 inch sensor and 17.0 has a 17.0 MP and Canon PowerShot SX720 HS has a 20.3 MP resolution.

  Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II Canon PowerShot SX720 HS
  Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II Front Canon PowerShot SX720 HS Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Panasonic Canon
Megapixels 17.0 20.3
Sensor Type Live MOS CMOS
Sensor Format 4/3 1/2.3 inch
SLR Type Mirrorless Point & Shoot
Crop Factor n/a n/a
AA Filter None None
Image Resolution 4736 x 3552 (16.8 MP, 4:3) 5184 x 3888 (20.2 MP, 4:3)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 200 - Max 25600 Min 80 - Max 3200
Full ISO Settings Auto, Intelligent ISO, ISO 200 - 25600, extendable to 100; 1 or 1/3 EV steps Auto, ISO 80-3200
Startup Time 2.8 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection: 49-area, Custom Multi, 1-area (flexible / scalable), Pinpoint (Full area touch is available), Face/Eye Detection, Tracking Contrast Detection; Face Detect AiAF, Single AF point (center or face select and track)
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, Intelligent ISO, ISO 200 - 25600, extendable to 100; 1 or 1/3 EV steps Auto, ISO 80-3200
Shutter Speed Range 1/16000 - 60 sec 1/3200 - 15 sec
Bulb Mode Yes No
JPEG Buffer Size 109
AW Buffer Size 34
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,240,000 dots (413,300 px) 921,600 dots (307,200 px)
Touchscreen Yes No
Articulating Screen No No
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen No No
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes No
Viewfinder EVF / LCD No / LCD
Viewfinder Type 0.38-inch EVF (Live View Finder), 2764K-dots equivalent (field sequential), ~100% coverage, ~1.39x / 0.7x (35mm equiv.) magnification, eye sensor
Focus Peaking Yes No
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/24p) 1920x1080 (60p/30p)
Video File Format AVCHD (Audio format: Dolby Digital 2ch) / MP4 (Audio format AAC 2ch) MP4 (Image data: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; Audio data: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (Stereo))
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack No No
Headphone Jack No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash No Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/4000
Internal connections Micro-B USB 2.0, Micro HDMI (Type-D) Micro-B USB, Micro (Type-D) HDMI
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
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) 240 shots
Battery Types 7.2v, 1025mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 13.8 oz (392 g) includes batteries 9.5 oz (270 g) includes batteries
Size 4.5 x 2.6 x 2.5 in. (115 x 66 x 64 mm) 4.3 x 2.5 x 1.4 in. (110 x 64 x 36 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $997.99 Buy from Amazon for $299.28
Release Date 2018-10-15 2016-03-15