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PANASONIC TZ30

alaTest has collected and analyzed 16 reviews from magazines and websites. Opinions about the value for money and flash are on the whole positive. The responsiveness and zoom also get good feedback, whereas many are critical about the shutter and battery. The image quality and portability get mixed opinions.

usability, zoom, responsiveness, flash, value for money

battery, shutter

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the PANASONIC TZ30 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Review analysis

(Based on 16 reviews)

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Panasonic TZ30 review

 

The Panasonic Lumix TZ30 – or Lumix ZS20 as it's known Stateside – is the latest high-spec, high-zoom compact to join the Lumix range.

20x optical zoom; excellent image stabilisation; very fast autofocus

Battery life okay at best, GPS eats battery life, image quality good but not exceptional

The TZ30 improves on the TZ20 in every area. Image quality is decent but not outstanding, and battery life could be better, yet every other area is a winner. A great zoom range from 24-480mm, excellent image stabilisation, very fast autofocus and a...

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Nice and Easy to use

 

Wanted to change to another compact camera from the Cannon one which we have. Wanted something light and easy to use

excellent screen

too many settings

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Lumix TZ30

 

I bought the camera the day before going on holiday, having read mixed reviews, Intending to buy a pocket camera though slightly bulky for the pocket I decided on the TZ30 for the long Zoom and it's other features to supplement my Canon 450 EOS I have...

does a lot feels nice to hold

slightly bulky but you get a decent zoom, in a small camera

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Versatile and high quality camera

 

I purchased this camera to provide some flexibility on a trip and I have been amazed at the results and ease of use.

build quality, image quality

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Excellent product

 

I've had my TZ30 for 2 weeks now, and have been very impressed with the results.

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This product is brilliant

 

Takes amazing pictures and really would recommend to anyone!

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Fantastic

 

Only one word for this camera ""fantastic"" I don't think it can be beaten in any way

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TZ 30

 

I BOUGHT THE TZ 30 TO REPLACE MY LUMIX FX 10 WHICH HAS GIVEN ME MANY YEARS OF TROUBLE FREE USE.SO FAR AM VERY PLEASED WITH THE CAMERA,EASY TO SET UP AND CONTROLS ARE SIMILAR TO MY OLD CAMERA,THE ZOOM IS A JOY AS IS THE LACK OFF SHUTTER LAG,OVERALL VERY...

easay to set up

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Excellent Camera

 

A friend had the TZ20 and always got good pictures at night and at concerts whereas my old Fujifilm F450 never matched it. Bought the TZ30 on that basis with a very good deal from Comet. Has performed extremely well at concerts as well as general...

superb zoom, easy to use

difficulty setting gps

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