Digital cameras can be a tricky purchase decision, because of all the characteristics to mull over. The Fujifilm and Panasonic are good choices for photographers and camera enthusiasts alike. The Fujifilm shines with its powerful optical zoom and takes a bow for wildlife photography, whereas the Panasonic does well for candid photography and deserves praise for its high sensor resolution.
|Features||Fujifilm S5000||Panasonic DMC-TZ5|
|Height||8.1 cm||5.93 cm|
|Min Operating Temperature||0 °C||0 °C|
|Weight||337 gr||214 gr|
|Battery Form Factor||Standard form factor||Manufacturer specific|
|Max Operating Temperature||40 °C||40 °C|
|Optical Sensor Size||1/2.7"||1/2.33"|
|Screen Details||LCD display - TFT active matrix - 1.5" - colour||LCD display - TFT active matrix - 3" - colour|
|Width||11.3 cm||10.33 cm|
|Battery Description||4 x AA alkaline battery ( included )||1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1000 mAh ( included )|
|Exposure compensation||±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps||±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps|
|Depth||7.9 cm||3.65 cm|
|Red Eye Reduction||Yes||Yes|
|Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera||37 - 370mm||28 - 280mm|
|Lens System Type||Zoom lens||Zoom lens|
|Display Form Factor||Built-in||Built-in|
|Max Shutter Speed||1/2000 sec||1/2000 sec|
|Viewfinder Diagonal Size||0.33"||Not Specified|
|Flash Effective Range||0.3 m - 6 m||0.3 m - 6.3 m|
|Screen Diagonal Size||1.5"||3"|
|Digital Cameras_Sensor Resolution||3.1 MP||9.1 MP|
|Digital Camera Type||Compact||Compact|
|Flash Type||Pop-up Flash||Built-in Flash|
|Min Shutter Speed||2 sec||8 sec|
|Interpolated Resolution||6 Megapixel||Not Specified|
|Macro Focus Range||0.1-2.0m||5cm|
|Lens Manufacture||Not Specified||Leica|
|Integrated Memory size||Not Specified||27 MB|
|Max Resolution Video||Not Specified||1280 x 720|
|Lens Construction||Not Specified||9 group(s) / 11 element(s)|
|Face Detection||Not Specified||Yes|
The Fujifilm features a 3.1 MP camera resolution, so you can shoot crisp clear images with ease. Also, you can shoot a sequence of action shots in one burst thanks to its 30 fps continuous shooting. Its 10x optical zoom helps you take detailed pics of far away subjects. What's more, the Fujifilm has a 1.5-inch screen size, so you can easily check out your pics.
The Panasonic has a 9.1 MP camera resolution, so you can make photo enlargements without losing detail. Moreover, you can shoot scenes at night thanks to its built-in flash. The Panasonic's 7x optical zoom lets you shoot close looking shots from a distance. In addition, it has a 3-inch screen size, so you can enjoy a large vibrant viewing area.
Comparing the Fujifilm S5000 Vs Panasonic DMC-TZ5
Generally speaking, the Panasonic edges out the competition and is the one to pick for travel photography and candid photography. The Panasonic has a 194% greater camera sensor resolution, so you can produce more detailed image enlargements. What's more, you can take better photos in low-light conditions thanks to its built-in flash. Moreover, its 100% larger screen size helps you enjoy a wider viewing area. Plus, the Panasonic has a 36% lighter weight, so you can hold it steady for longer. However, the Fujifilm features a 43% larger optical zoom, so you can capture more detail of subjects in the distance. What's more, the Fujifilm stacks up favourably with rapid continuous shooting. Hence, the Fujifilm works well for wildlife photography.
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