Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS80 vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX80 Comparison



Let’s compare the Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS80 vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX80.

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-ZS80 and Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX80. Both cameras have 1/2.3 inch sensors but Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS80 has a 20.3 MP and Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX80 has a 18.2 MP resolution.

  Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS80 Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX80
  Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS80 Front Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX80 Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Panasonic Sony
Megapixels 20.3 18.2
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 None
Image Resolution 5184 x 3888 (20.2 MP, 4:3) 4896 x 3672 (18.0 MP, 4:3)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 80 - Max 3200 Min 80 - Max 3200
Full ISO Settings Auto, iISO, 80 - 3200, Extendable to ISO 6400 Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400*, 12800*; * Achieved by using Multi-Frame NR
Startup Time
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type 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 Contrast Detection AF: Wide, Center, Flexible Spot (S/M/L), Expanded Flexible Spot, Continuous AF (Advanced sports & Movie Only)
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, iISO, 80 - 3200, Extendable to ISO 6400 Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400*, 12800*; * Achieved by using Multi-Frame NR
Shutter Speed Range 1/16000 - 30 sec 1/2000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode No No
JPEG Buffer Size 10
AW Buffer Size 20
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,040,000 dots 921,600 dots (307,200 px)
Touchscreen Yes No
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen Yes Yes
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes No
Viewfinder EVF / LCD EVF / LCD
Viewfinder Type EVF: 0.21-inch, 2330K dots equiv. LCD; 100% Coverage, Magnification: Approx. 2.98x / 0.53x (35 mm camera equivalent) 0.2-inch 638K-dot OLED, 100% coverage, approx. 0.5x magnification with 50mm lens at infinity, -1m-1(diopter) (35mm equiv.), -4.0 to +3.0 diopter, eye detector.
Focus Peaking Yes No
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/24p) 1920x1080 (60p/60i/30p/24p)
Video File Format AVCHD or MP4 with stereo audio XAVC S, AVCHD 2.0 or MP4; with stereo audio
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC MS Duo / MS PRO Duo / 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 Yes Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/2000 1/2000
Internal connections Micro (Type-D) HDMI; Micro-B USB 2.0 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) 250 shots 360 shots
Battery Types 7.2V, 1025mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 11.5 oz (327 g) includes batteries 8.6 oz (245 g) includes batteries
Size 4.4 x 2.7 x 1.6 in. (112 x 69 x 42 mm) 4.0 x 2.3 x 1.4 in. (102 x 58 x 36 mm)
Price
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Release Date 2019-04-15 2016-05-15