Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 vs Fujifilm X70 Comparison



Let’s compare the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 vs Fujifilm X70.

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 Fujifilm X70. While Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 has 1/2.3 inch sensor, Fujifilm X70 has APS-C sensor and 12.1 has a 12.1 MP and Fujifilm X70 has a 16.3 MP resolution.

  Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 Fujifilm X70
  Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 Front Fujifilm X70 Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Panasonic Fujifilm
Megapixels 12.1 16.3
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 1/2.3 inch APS-C
SLR Type Point & Shoot Mirrorless
Crop Factor n/a 1.5x
AA Filter None Not needed
Image Resolution 4000 x 3000 (12.0 MP, 4:3) 4896 x 3264 (16.0 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 6400 Min 200 - Max 6400
Full ISO Settings Auto, iISO, 100 - 6400 in 1 or 1/3 EV steps Auto (with selectable limit up to 6400), ISO 200-6400, expandable to 100, 12800, 25600 and 51200
Startup Time 1.2 seconds 0.8 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detect: Face/Eye Detection, Tracking, 49-area, 1-area, Pinpoint, Touch AF, Eye Sensor AF Intelligent Hybrid AF (Contrast Detect AF/Phase Detect AF): Single Point AF: 49 areas on a 7x7 grid (changeable size of AF frame among 5 types), Zone AF: Selectable with 3x3 / 5x3 / 5x5 areas from 77 areas on an 11x7 grid, Wide/Tracking AF: Automatic selection from 77 areas on an 11x7 grid
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, iISO, 100 - 6400 in 1 or 1/3 EV steps Auto (with selectable limit up to 6400), ISO 200-6400, expandable to 100, 12800, 25600 and 51200
Shutter Speed Range 1/16000 - 60 sec 1/32000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size Unlimited 10
AW Buffer Size 25 7
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,036,800 dots (345,600 px) 1,036,800 dots (345,600 px)
Touchscreen Yes 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 No / 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
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 MOV: H.264 video with Linear PCM stereo audio
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack Yes Yes
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 (Type D) HDMI, Micro USB terminal (compatible with RR-90 Remote Release), 2.5mm Stereo Microphone/Remote Jack
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No No
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) 360 shots
Battery Types 7.2v 1200mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 25.5 oz (724 g) includes batteries 12.2 oz (347 g) includes batteries
Size 5.2 x 3.6 x 4.6 in. (132 x 92 x 117 mm) 4.4 x 2.5 x 1.7 in. (113 x 64 x 44 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $397.99 Buy from Amazon for $699.00
Release Date 2015-10-15 2016-02-15