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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS45 / FH8

alaTest has collected and analyzed 149 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the performance and lens. The responsiveness and portability are also appreciated, but there are some negative comments about the features.

usability, portability, responsiveness, lens, performance


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS45 / FH8 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Review analysis

(Based on 149 reviews)

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Good Quality


Got this for my partner so should she could take some holiday snaps. The images are nice and sharp and the camera seems to capture true colours nicely.

Great Picture Quality","Lightweight

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Panasonic DMC FS45


Panasonic DMC FT2081/100

Picture quality, small size, Extra Zoom feature, 3 inch LCD screen, High Definition movies

Some wide angle shots

If your are looking for a no fuss pocket sized digital camera that can take a decent snapshot then the Panasonic Lumix DMC FS45 is a good choice. When it comes to picture quality it is able to match or better its main rivals. The features it offers...

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Amazon review summary for Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS45 / FH8


alaTest has collected and analysed 46 user reviews of Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS45 / FH8 from The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on

usability, portability, lens, value for money, memory


96% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic DMC-FS45EB-V Violet 16 Megapixal Camera with F2.5 LEICA Lens and 5x Optical ZoomPanasonic DMC-FS45EB-N Gold 16 Megapixal Camera with F2.5 LEICA Lens and 5x Optical ZoomPanasonic DMC-FS45EB-S Silver 16 Megapixal Camera with F2.5 LEICA Lens and 5x Opticle Zoom


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value for money


bought for a christmas present now while money off

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Good camera


This is my first digital camera, so I have nothing to compare it with. I also haven't had it for very long, which is why I haven't scored it as excellent. It takes much better pictures than my old film camera, but then it does much more in the way of...

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Good quality, reasonably priced


An excellent purchase if you are looking for a compact camera that does just about everything, and does it well. The bonus feature unique to Lumix is the excellent Leica lens system - a wider angle than most, coupled with 10X zoom which is very...

Product Specifications


Autofocus: Yes
Built-in Flash: Yes
Changeable Lens: No
Image Stabiliser:Optical Image Stabiliser
Integrated GPS Module: No
Touchscreen: No
View Finder Type:LCD Monitor


Bluetooth: No
HDMI Interface: No
PictBridge: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: No

General Features

3D: No
Bridge Camera: No
Chip Type:CCD
Product Type:Compact Camera
Sensor Size:1/2.33''


Longest Shutter Speed in s:8
Shortest Shutter Speed in s:1/1600


Compact Flash Card: No
Memory Stick / Memory Stick Pro: No
Memory Stick Duo / Duo Pro: No
Memory Type:Internal + External
Micro Drive: No
Multimedia Card: No
SDXC Card: Yes
Secure Digital Card: Yes
Secure Digital High Capacity Card: Yes
XD Card: No


Aperture Priority: No
Face Detection Mode:Face Detection
Movie / Voice Recording:Movie + Voice
RAW Format: No
Serial Shot Mode: Yes
Shutter Priority: No