Panasonic DC FZ82 vs Canon Ixus 185 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Superzoom cameras.

DC FZ82 vs Ixus 185 - Side by side

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Panasonic DC FZ82 vs Canon Ixus 185 Specs


  • Introduced in January 2017
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 18 megapixel
  • 10 frames/second
  • 125 - 12800 ISO
  • 4096 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Zoom 20-1200mm (60x), f2.8-5.9
  • WiFi built-in
  • 130.2 x 94.3 x 119.2mm³ (5.1" x 3.7" x 4.7")
  • 616g (19.9 oz.)

All specs: Main page for DC FZ82

Ixus 185

  • Introduced in January 2016
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 20 megapixel
  • 1 frames/second
  • 100 - 1600 ISO
  • 1280 x 720 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 68.00mm (2.7") Monitor
  • Zoom 28-224mm (8x), f3.2-6.9
  • No WiFi
  • 95.2 x 54.3 x 22.1mm³ (3.7" x 2.1" x 0.9")
  • 126g (4.1 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Ixus 185

DC FZ82 vs Ixus 185: The sensors

Both cameras use the same sensor format, Compact.

The Compact sensor built into both cameras has a total area of about 28mm² (0.04

Panasonic DC FZ82 VS Canon Ixus 185 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Panasonic DC FZ82 a better choice


Ixus 185

Higher speed (4, frames/second)101
Auto Focus points (4)499
Better sensibility (4)125 - 12800 ISO100 - 1600 ISO
Image stabilizer (3)
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)1.040.23
Touch screen (2)
Better Video (2)4096 x 21601280 x 720
Longer battery life (3, photos)330210
WiFi (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the DC FZ82 are that the camera is faster, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the larger sensitivity. We also like the optical image stabilizer, that the display has a higher resolution and the rather comfortable touch screen. A recommendation of the DC FZ82 is made easy by the superior video recording, that the battery has more stamina and the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection.

The DC FZ82 scores 26 points.

Otherwise why to choose Canon Ixus 185


Ixus 185

Wider resolution (5, megapixel)18.1020.00
Weighs less (2)616g
(19.9 oz.)
(4.1 oz.)
More portable (2)1464cm³

Conclusion: Advantages of the Ixus 185 are the higher resolution, the lower weight than the DC FZ82 and the more compact size.

Yields 9 points for the Ixus 185.

Common Specs for both cameras compared


Ixus 185

Sensor formatCompactCompact
Built-in flash
Panasonic DC FZ82 VS Canon Ixus 185 Dimensions

Look at front view of the DC FZ82 and Ixus 185

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Top view of cameras

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Total scores

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Panasonic DC FZ82

Canon Ixus 185


We recommend Panasonic DC FZ82 as better choice.

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