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8.7 out of 10

Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40 / DMC-ZS30

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Reviews and Problems with Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ40 / DMC-ZS30

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Overall 6
6.0

Good camera

anwor, Amazon
12 April 2014
  • Summary: It is good ,but photo not too sharp ,I expect more qulity ,still not what I want,price it good worth it
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Overall 6
6.0

BIG LEARNING CURVE WITH THIS CAMERA

Mark Childerhose, Amazon
27 March 2014
  • Summary: DIFFICULT TO LEARN HOW TO USE. SPENT 3 NIGHTS TRYING TO LEARN THE FEATURES. VERY ADVANCED. NOT A SIMPLE CAMERA TO USE.
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Overall 6
6.0

User Review

Rokko Sirokko, DP Review
26 March 2014
  • Excerpt: Photos are not very sharp because of the jpg-compression is too high. Pictures come as 180 dpi instead of 300 dpi. They chould look better if the compression is not so high. Maybe an upgrade could solve the problem. New firmware ???
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Overall 6
6.0

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS30 Digital Camera

Lamar Phillips, Amazon
24 February 2014
Overall 6
6.0

User Review

onward, DP Review
8 January 2014
  • Excerpt: My primary camera is the Canon DX but it's pretty hard to haul that thing around every day. I bought the Lumix because I had heard it had a great zoom (tripod needed) but it also took great shots that could be downloaded to a smartphone and it had a respectable 5 to 10 FPS in burst mode. Not to mention a GPS tag which is very cool. So, I got comfortable with the features and this thing takes some great shots and you can put it in your shirt pocket.
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Overall 6
6.0

Poor Manual

Gerard SWART, Amazon
3 January 2014
Overall 6
6.0

Takes fairly good photos but WiFi is confusing at best..

jwp, Amazon
28 December 2013
  • Summary: I bought this camera for its built in WiFi but I am greatly disappointed. I have been an Eye-Fi user for some time and thought this camera would make automatic uploads easier. I couldn't have been more wrong. There are confusing set up menus and instead of storing a WiFi setting once for each SSID you have to enter it each time for any of the types of upload functions it allows.
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Overall 6
6.0

Great for Pictures but Not So Great for Sharing

Michael J. Scott, Amazon
27 December 2013
  • Summary: I've been taking pictures for years and have thousands of dollars tied up in Nikon DSLRs. The problem with those cameras is obvious: you just can't put them in your pocket and easily carry them around. So, I needed a little camera that would give me decent pictures and I found it in the ZS30. Now a lot of people have talked about the quality of the pictures, the settings to use, and etc.
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Overall 6
6.0

Confused...do you speak Japanese?

Dr. Oceanfront "Oceanfront", Amazon
11 July 2013
  • Summary: I wanted to buy my son a very light camera for his upcoming trip to Asia. I have always heard great things about the Lumix, and he got a smoking deal on it, so I told him to buy it and I would pay for it as a birthday present...this is it, the TZ-40. I tried to play with it, but I could not get anywhere as the instructions are not in English, nor is anything else. Luckily my son is very tech savvy and I think he may just figure this guy out.
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Overall 6
6.0

Dissapointing video function

J. Peterson, Amazon
10 July 2013
  • Summary: I purchased this camera as an upgrade from the Lumix zs5 I previously owned because I was mostly happy with the ZS5. The first ZS30 I purchased had 2 problems, it left vertical white lines on the panoramic photos, and while taking a video if you used the zoom feature the camera would loose focus briefly while zooming. After contacting the manufacturer I returned the camera for a replacement. I have used it for the past 2 weeks for mostly outdoor photos.
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