Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500 vs Canon PowerShot G9 X Comparison

Let’s compare the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500 vs Canon PowerShot G9 X.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500 and Canon PowerShot G9 X. Both cameras have 1 inch sensors but Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500 has a 20.1 MP and Canon PowerShot G9 X has a 20.2 MP resolution.

  Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500 Canon PowerShot G9 X
  Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ2500 Front Canon PowerShot G9 X Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Panasonic Canon
Megapixels 20.1 20.2
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 1 inch 1 inch
SLR Type Point & Shoot Point & Shoot
Crop Factor 2.7x 2.7x
AA Filter Fixed Fixed
Image Resolution 5472 x 3648 (20.0 MP, 3:2) 5472 x 3648 (20.0 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 125 - Max 12800 Min 125 - Max 12800
Full ISO Settings Auto, iISO, 80*, 100*, 125, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800, 25600* (* Extended ISO); Changeable to 1/3 EV step Auto, ISO 125-12800 in 1/3 EV steps
Startup Time 2.3 seconds 2.3 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detect with DFD: Face/Eye Detection, Tracking, 49-area, Custom Multi, 1-area (flexible / scalable), Pinpoint; (Full area touch is available) Contrast Detection: AiAF (31-point, Face Detection or Touch AF with Object and Face Select and Track), 1-point AF (any position is available or fixed center)
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, iISO, 80*, 100*, 125, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800, 25600* (* Extended ISO); Changeable to 1/3 EV step Auto, ISO 125-12800 in 1/3 EV steps
Shutter Speed Range 1/16000 - 60 sec 1/2000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 100 10
AW Buffer Size 35 Unlimited
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,040,000 dots (346,700 px) 1,040,000 dots (345,600 px)
Touchscreen Yes Yes
Articulating Screen Yes No
Tilt Swivel Screen Yes No
Selfie Screen Yes No
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder EVF / LCD No / LCD
Viewfinder Type EVF: 0.39-inch 2.36M-dot XGA OLED, Field of View: Approx. 100%, Magnification: Approx. 2.18x / 0.74x (35mm equiv.), 20mm eyepoint, -4.0 to +4.0 diopter adjustment, eye sensor
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 4096x2160 (24p) 1920x1080 (60p/30p)
Video File Format MOV (Audio format LPCM), MP4 (Audio format LPCM / AAC 2ch), AVCHD (Audio format: Dolby Digital 2ch) MP4 (Image: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (Stereo))
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack Yes No
Headphone Jack Yes No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/4000s with mechanical shutter; flash not supported with electronic shutter 1/2000
Internal connections Micro-B USB 2.0, Micro-HDMI (Type D) with Viera Link, 2.5mm remote jack, 3.5mm external mic jack, 3.5mm external headphone jack Micro HDMI (Type D)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
Bluetooth No No
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 270 shots
Battery Types 7.2v 1200mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 34.1 oz (966 g) includes batteries 7.3 oz (206 g) includes batteries
Size 5.4 x 4.0 x 5.3 in. (138 x 102 x 135 mm) 3.9 x 2.3 x 1.2 in. (98 x 58 x 31 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $997.99 Buy from Amazon for $401.65
Release Date 2016-11-15 2015-11-15