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Panasonic Lumix DMC-XS1

alaTest has collected and analyzed 36 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the color and image quality. The value for money and usability are also mentioned favorably, but many are negative about the features and screen.

portability, usability, value for money, image quality, color

viewfinder, screen, features

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Panasonic Lumix DMC-XS1 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-XS1 Preview


For those who demand a camera that they can easily tuck into their pocket or handbag, Panasonic has answered with the new Lumix DMC-XS1. While not official, the XS likely means Extra Small, as that's an accurate way to describe this tiny gem. At its...

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Amazon review summary for Panasonic Lumix DMC-XS1


alaTest has collected and analyzed 19 user reviews of Panasonic Lumix DMC-XS1 from The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on

portability, size, image quality, value for money, design

responsiveness, features, lens

89% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.


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
PictBridge: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: No

General Features

3D: No
Chip Type:CCD
Sensor Size:1/2.33''


Longest Shutter Speed in s:60
Shortest Shutter Speed in s:1/1600


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


Aperture Priority: No
Face Detection Mode:Face Detection
RAW Format: No
Serial Shot Mode: Yes
Shutter Priority: No