Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 vs Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III Comparison



Let’s compare the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 vs Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III.

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-FZ300 and Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III. While Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 has 1/2.3 inch sensor, Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III has APS-C sensor and 12.1 has a 12.1 MP and Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III has a 24.2 MP resolution.

  Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III
  Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 Front Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Panasonic Canon
Megapixels 12.1 24.2
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 1/2.3 inch APS-C
SLR Type Point & Shoot Point & Shoot
Crop Factor n/a 1.6x
AA Filter None Fixed
Image Resolution 4000 x 3000 (12.0 MP, 4:3) 6000 x 4000 (24.0 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 6400 Min 100 - Max 25600
Full ISO Settings Auto, iISO, 100 - 6400 in 1 or 1/3 EV steps Auto, 100 - 25600 in 1/3 or 1EV steps
Startup Time 1.2 seconds 2.1 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detect: Face/Eye Detection, Tracking, 49-area, 1-area, Pinpoint, Touch AF, Eye Sensor AF Hybrid PDAF/CDAF: Dual Pixel CMOS AF; Maximum 49 AF points (Fixed location on 7x7 grid) via camera automatic selection; Freely position 1 AF point / 1 AF Zone (9 points, 3x3 grid) via manual selection; Touch AF
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, iISO, 100 - 6400 in 1 or 1/3 EV steps Auto, 100 - 25600 in 1/3 or 1EV steps
Shutter Speed Range 1/16000 - 60 sec 1/2000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size Unlimited 23
AW Buffer Size 25 16
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,036,800 dots (345,600 px) 1,040,000 dots
Touchscreen Yes Yes
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen Yes Yes
Selfie Screen Yes Yes
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder EVF / LCD EVF / LCD
Viewfinder Type 0.39-inch 1,440K-dot OLED, Field of View: approx. 100%, Mag: 0.7x (35mm-eq.), +/- 4 diopter adjustment, eye sensor 0.39"-type 2.36m-dot OLED EVF, 100% coverage, 22mm eyepoint, -3 to +1 diopter correction, eye sensor
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/24p) 1920x1080 (60p/50p/30p/25p/24p)
Video File Format AVCHD or MP4 with stereo sound MP4 (Video: 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 No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/4000 1/2000
Internal connections Micro HDMI (Type D) with Viera Link, 2.5mm Wired Remote Jack, 3.5mm Stereo Microphone Jack Micro-B USB, Micro (Type-D) HDMI, Wired Remote Switch
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
Bluetooth No Yes
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 360 shots 200 shots
Battery Types 7.2v 1200mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable NB-13L Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 25.5 oz (724 g) includes batteries 14.1 oz (399 g) includes batteries
Size 5.2 x 3.6 x 4.6 in. (132 x 92 x 117 mm) 4.5 x 3.1 x 2.0 in. (115 x 78 x 51 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $397.99 Buy from Amazon for $1,099.00
Release Date 2015-10-15 2017-11-30