Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 vs Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II Comparison



Let’s compare the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 vs Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II.

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 Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II. While Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 has 1/2.3 inch sensor, Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II has 4/3 sensor and 12.1 has a 12.1 MP and Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II has a 17.0 MP resolution.

  Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II
  Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 Front Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Panasonic Panasonic
Megapixels 12.1 17.0
Sensor Type CMOS Live MOS
Sensor Format 1/2.3 inch 4/3
SLR Type Point & Shoot Mirrorless
Crop Factor n/a n/a
AA Filter None None
Image Resolution 4000 x 3000 (12.0 MP, 4:3) 4736 x 3552 (16.8 MP, 4:3)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 6400 Min 200 - Max 25600
Full ISO Settings Auto, iISO, 100 - 6400 in 1 or 1/3 EV steps Auto, Intelligent ISO, ISO 200 - 25600, extendable to 100; 1 or 1/3 EV steps
Startup Time 1.2 seconds 2.8 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detect: Face/Eye Detection, Tracking, 49-area, 1-area, Pinpoint, Touch AF, Eye Sensor AF Contrast Detection: 49-area, Custom Multi, 1-area (flexible / scalable), Pinpoint (Full area touch is available), Face/Eye Detection, Tracking
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, iISO, 100 - 6400 in 1 or 1/3 EV steps Auto, Intelligent ISO, ISO 200 - 25600, extendable to 100; 1 or 1/3 EV steps
Shutter Speed Range 1/16000 - 60 sec 1/16000 - 60 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size Unlimited 109
AW Buffer Size 25 34
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,036,800 dots (345,600 px) 1,240,000 dots (413,300 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 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 0.38-inch EVF (Live View Finder), 2764K-dots equivalent (field sequential), ~100% coverage, ~1.39x / 0.7x (35mm equiv.) magnification, eye sensor
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/24p) 3840x2160 (30p/24p)
Video File Format AVCHD or MP4 with stereo sound AVCHD (Audio format: Dolby Digital 2ch) / MP4 (Audio format AAC 2ch)
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 No
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/4000 1/4000
Internal connections Micro HDMI (Type D) with Viera Link, 2.5mm Wired Remote Jack, 3.5mm Stereo Microphone Jack Micro-B USB 2.0, Micro HDMI (Type-D)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No No
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 240 shots
Battery Types 7.2v 1200mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable 7.2v, 1025mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 25.5 oz (724 g) includes batteries 13.8 oz (392 g) includes batteries
Size 5.2 x 3.6 x 4.6 in. (132 x 92 x 117 mm) 4.5 x 2.6 x 2.5 in. (115 x 66 x 64 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $397.99 Buy from Amazon for $997.99
Release Date 2015-10-15 2018-10-15