Panasonic DMC TZ101 vs Panasonic DMC FZ62 Compare

Here you can find digital cameras comparison. Pick up with the best rating.

Cameras which are being compared are Superzoom cameras.

DMC TZ101 vs DMC FZ62 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Panasonic DMC TZ101 vs Panasonic DMC FZ62 Specs

DMC TZ101

  • Introduced in January 2016
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: 1"
  • 20 megapixel
  • 10 frames/second
  • 80 - 25600 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Zoom 25-250mm (10x), f2.8-5.9
  • WiFi built-in
  • 111 x 65 x 44mm³ (4.4" x 2.6" x 1.7")
  • 310g (10.0 oz.)

All specs: Main page for DMC TZ101

DMC FZ62

  • Introduced in July 2012
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 16 megapixel
  • 5 frames/second
  • 100 - 3200 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Zoom 25-600mm (24x), f2.8-5.2
  • No WiFi
  • 120.3 x 80.8 x 91.9mm³ (4.7" x 3.2" x 3.6")
  • 600g (19.4 oz.)

All specs: Main page for DMC FZ62

DMC TZ101 vs DMC FZ62: The sensors

DMC TZ101 features a 1" sized sensor, while the DMC FZ62 uses a Compact sensor.

Boasting an area of 116mm² (0.19 sq.in.) the sensor of the DMC TZ101 is a lot larger than the DMC FZ62's chip at 28mm² (0.04 sq.in.). In most cases a larger sensor will yield better results in low light, a considerable advantage in many situations (think: interior images, dusk or dawn etc.), a clear disadvantage of the Compact format.

Better choice: Panasonic DMC TZ101

DMC TZ101 vs DMC FZ62: Viewfinder

DMC TZ101 has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 1.16 megapixel with magnification of 0.46x.

The DMC FZ62 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 0.20 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.46x.

Viewfinder magnifications of compared cameras. The black area shows a magnification of 1x, relative to native size; in red is a magnification of 0.85x.

DMC TZ101 (0.46x)

DMC FZ62 (0.46x)

Simulated viewfinder of the DMC TZ101Simulated viewfinder of the DMC FZ62

Better choice: Draw

Panasonic DMC TZ101 VS Panasonic DMC FZ62 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Panasonic DMC TZ101 a better choice

DMC TZ101

DMC FZ62

Larger sensor (5)1"Compact
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)20.1016.10
Higher speed (4, frames/second)105
Auto Focus points (4)4923
Better sensibility (4)80 - 25600 ISO100 - 3200 ISO
Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)1.160.20
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)1.040.46
Touch screen (2)
Better Video (2)3840 x 21601920 x 1080
Weighs less (2)310g
(10.0 oz.)
600g
(19.4 oz.)
More portable (2)317cm³
(20 cu.in.)
893cm³
(56 cu.in.)
WiFi (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the DMC TZ101 are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and that the camera is faster. Additional pros for the Panasonic are the faster and more accurate auto focus, the larger sensitivity and the better viewfinder. We also like that the display has a higher resolution, the rather comfortable touch screen and the superior video recording. A recommendation of the DMC TZ101 is made easy by the lower weight than the DMC FZ62, the more compact size and the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection.

The DMC TZ101 scores 38 points.

Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DMC FZ62

DMC TZ101

DMC FZ62

Longer battery life (3, photos)320400

Conclusion: Advantages of the DMC FZ62 are that the battery has more stamina.

Yields 3 points for the DMC FZ62.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

DMC TZ101

DMC FZ62

Built-in flash
Image stabilizer
Panasonic DMC TZ101 VS Panasonic DMC FZ62 Dimensions

Look at front view of the DMC TZ101 and DMC FZ62

DMC TZ101 und DMC FZ62, front viewDMC TZ101 und DMC FZ62, front view

Top view of cameras

DMC TZ101 und DMC FZ62, view from aboveDMC TZ101 und DMC FZ62, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Panasonic DMC TZ101

Panasonic DMC FZ62

38
3

We recommend Panasonic DMC TZ101 as better choice.

Visual data, advantage info and scores © 2019 PalCamerasWest.com. All rights reserved.