Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS70 Silver

MPN: DC-ZS70S  |  EAN: 0885170315792  |  Model: Lumix DC-ZS70

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as at 24 Sep 19 | 7:30 AM CET





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Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS70 Silver - DC-ZS70S Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
Compact Cameras
Just Right
Basic Skill Level (Video)
Just Right
Basic Skill Level (Photo)
Intermediate Skill Level (Video)
Just Right
Event Videos
Just Right
Everyday Life Photography
Just Right
Home Videos
Just Right
Events Photography
Just Right
Just Right
Sports Photography
Just Right
Wildlife Photography
Just Right
Underwater Photography
Just Right
Landscape Photography
Just Right
Very Good
4K Videos
Just Right
High FPS Videos
Just Right
WiFi Connectivity
Just Right
Regular Looks
Just Right
Bluetooth Connectivity
Just Right

Kind of Camera

Compact cameras keeps things simple and is a good companion while capturing memories.

Photography Skillset

Simple shots - As a photography noob, this Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS70 camera would suit you adequately.

Video skill level

Just a beginner - Whether you're just starting to develop some expertise or you only record videos from time to time, then the Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS70 will satisfy your needs..


Video Scenarios

Recording every moment of the day's events is precious and this device certainly delivers. While the camera is rolling it has a handy Image stabilization feature built-in.

Its always great to capture moments of delight at home or while spending time with family and friends on an outing. For this, the Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS70 is a great companion to have.

Self made video content - Whether its in a specialist niche or broad subject area, video content is king (or queen) these days. With an image sensor size of 6.17 x 4.55 mm (mm), this camera can deliver really good image quality in your videos. It's also got Wi-Fi so if you can still make your transfers even if you're not with your cables.

Other Video needs

Ultra High Definition - you'll be able to capture immersive and highly detailed footage with this camera's 4K capability.

If you're looking for that silky-smooth rendering of your videos, this camera has got it as its able to handle 60 FPS at 1080p resolutions.

Photo Scenarios

As you go about your business each day, there are moments or situations that come up that you'll want to capture on camera. The Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS70 makes for a great partner for taking those everyday shots, whether planned or spontaneous. 

While taking those action shots during the day's event, you'll be aiming to keep your subject matter in sharp focus while they're in motion. The Auto Focus Tracking capability that comes with this camera helps with this.

The thrilling action of sports is filled with magical moments that shouldn't be missed. Which is why by taking the Lumix DC-ZS70 for those games, you'll have a camera that can effectively track subjects in frame while they are in motion.

Sea-life is always breathtaking. With this camera from Panasonic, you can expect to produce vivid images that showcases the unique tone that are found with photographs taken underwater.

Sometimes while on sightseeing or on a tour, you can only observe things from a distance. Which is why the zoom capability on this camera comes in handy in that situation.

From ants to zebras, a camera for nature's mosaic needs to have a great image sensor which is why the 6.17 x 4.55 mm (mm) that comes with this model works well for this scenario. It comes with a Continuous Shooting Mode allowing you to take successive shots rapidly. 

To capture mother nature in her full beauty requires a good eye and a camera that can adequately handle landscape scenarios. This model from Panasonic is good fit as it's got the ability to focus on multiple parts of your picture frame.

Other considerations

Sometimes carrying cables about just so you can move your photos across the devices can be a pain. Good thing this particular model comes with Wi-Fi.


When you're more concerned about what your camera does than how it looks, the Lumix DC-ZS70 is a safe bet.

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Product Description

Powerful yet pocketable, the Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS70 is the do-it-all camera that's ready to capture life's unforgettable moments just the way you remember them. The 20.3MP MOS sensor works in tandem with the Venus Engine to deliver high-quality images in incredible detail that reach a maximum of 5184 x 3888 pixels. When it comes to video, the Lumix DC-ZS70 allows you to capture more excitement than ever before with 4K resolution capabilities, whereas Full HD 1080p at 60 frames per second will satisfy all your slow motion needs. Whether you're backpacking across the world or enjoying leisure time with family, the 30x Optical Zoom allows you to remain at the centre of the action, whereas 5-axis image stabilization ensures that your footage is always under control and shake-free. Elsewhere, the camera's smooth Control Ring provides intuitive manual control of all your settings for hassle-free adjustments on-the-fly. The 3-inch LCD touchscreen boasts a 180º flip design for simple selfie photography and easy framing from all angles. The Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS70 is the slender multimedia powerhouse.

Technical Specifications

Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS70 Silver - DC-ZS70S Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Camera Type Compact
Product Colour Black, Silver
Aperture Priority AE Yes
Camera File System DCF, DPOF, Exif 2.3, RAW
Image Formats Supported DPOF, JPG, RAW
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages DEU, ENG, ESP, FRE, ITA, JPN
Photo Effects 1
Scene Modes Backlight, Children, Flower, Food, Landscape (scenery), Night landscape, Night portrait, Portrait, Sports, Sunset
Scene Modes Present Yes
Self-timer Delay 2, 10 s
Shooting Modes Auto, Scene
White Balance Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Flash, Incandescent, Shade
Built-in Flash Yes
Flash Modes Auto, Forced off, Forced on, Red-eye reduction, Slow synchronization
Flash Range (tele) 2 - 2.9 m
Flash Range (wide) 0.6 - 5.6 m
Auto Focus Yes
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes Face detection, One Shot Focus, Tracking Auto Focus
Face Detection Yes
Focus Adjustment Auto/Manual
Manual Focus Yes
Normal Focusing Range (tele) 200 m
Normal Focusing Range (wide) 0.5 m
Tracking Focus 1
Light Exposure
ISO Sensitivity 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400
ISO Sensitivity (max) 3200
ISO Sensitivity (min) 80
Light Exposure Control Program AE
Light Exposure Correction ± 5EV (1/3EV step)
Light Exposure Modes Aperture priority AE, Manual, Shutter priority AE
Light Metering Centre-weighted, Spot
Manual Exposure Yes
Continuous Shooting Mode Yes
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed 1/16000 s
Shutter Priority AE Yes
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 0.5 s
4K Video Capable Yes
Full HD Yes
HD Type 4K Ultra HD
Max FPS @4K 30
Maximum Video Resolution 3840 x 2160 pixels
Motion JPEG Frame Rate 60 fps
Resolution At Capture Speed [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], [email protected]
Video Formats Supported AVCHD, MP4
Video Recording Yes
Video Resolutions 640 x 480, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080, 3840 x 2160 pixels
Audio Noise Reduction Yes
Audio System Dolby Digital
Built-in Microphone Yes
Built-in Speaker(s) Yes
Microphone Operation Mode Stereo
Lens System
Digital Zoom 4 x
Extra/Smart Zoom 60 x
Focal Length Range (f-f) 4.3 - 129 mm
Lens Structure (elements/groups) 12/9
Maximum Aperture Number 6.4
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 1050 mm
Minimum Aperture Number 3.3
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 24 mm
Optical Zoom 30 x
Compatible Memory Cards SD, SDHC, SDXC
Built-in Display Yes
Display LCD
Display Diagonal 3
Display Diagonal (metric) 7.5 cm
Display Resolution (numeric) 1040000 pixels
Field Of View 100 %
Flip-out Screen Yes
Touchscreen Yes
Vari-angle LCD Display Yes
Electronic Viewfinder Yes
Viewfinder Screen Size 0.2 "
Viewfinder Type Electronic
Image Sensor Size 1/2.3
Image Sensor Size (W X H) 6.17 x 4.55 mm
Megapixel 20.3 MP
Sensor Type MOS
Total Megapixels 21.1 MP
Other Features
Image Editing Crop, Resizing
PictBridge Yes
Stabilizer Yes
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI (Micro) Ports Quantity 1
HDMI Connector Type Micro
HDMI Ports Quantity Yes
USB 2.0 (Micro USB) Ports Quantity 1
USB 2.0 Connectors 1
USB Connector Micro-USB B
USB Version 2.0
Battery Capacity 1025 mAh
Battery Technology Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Power Source Type Battery
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi Standards b/g/n
Packaging Content
AC Adapter Included Yes
Batteries Included Yes
Cables Included USB
Weight & Dimensions
Depth 41.2 mm
Height 67.3 mm
Weight 322 g
Weight (including Battery) 322 g
Width 112 mm
Picture Quality
Maximum Image Resolution 5184 x 3888 pixels
Still Image Resolution(s) 5184x3888, 3712x2784, 2624x1968, 5184x3456, 3712x2480, 2624x1752, 5184x2920, 3840x2160, 1920x1080, 3888x3888, 2784x2784, 1968x1968