Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ70 review: Ultimate everyday point and shoot?

By Kevin Carter - Monday December 23 2013

Camera Review
Introduction | Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ70: Slightly below average score | Panasonic FZ70 vs Canon SX 50 HS vs Panasonic FZ200: Equal performance | Conclusion

With a DxOMark score of 41 points the FZ70 attains a sensor performance ranking of 221 overall. With a color depth of 19.4 bits, a 10.8 Ev dynamic range but a respectable 171 ISO low light score, the ranking is slightly below average for a small sensor compact camera. The best performing model in our database is the Canon PowerShot S120 – albeit with a slightly larger 1/1.7-inch type sensor - with a DxOMark score of 56 points.