Panasonic TS5 with Olympus TG-5 Comparison

Panasonic TS5 and Olympus TG-5 Main Features

  • July, 2013
  • May, 2017
  • 16 MP 1/2.3 CMOS Sensor
  • 12 MP 1/2.3 BSI-CMOS Sensor
  • 28-128 mm (4.6x) F3.3-5.9 Zoom Lens
  • 25-100 mm (4x) F2.0-4.9 Zoom Lens
  • 100 - 6400 ISO
  • 100 - 12800 ISO
  • Optical Image Stabilization
  • Sensor-shift Image Stabilization
  • 3" Fixed Screen
  • 3" Fixed Screen
  • 10.0 fps continuous shooting
  • 20.0 fps continuous shooting
  • 1920 x 1080 video resolution
  • 4K 3840 x 2160 video resolution
  • Built-In Wireless
  • Built-In Wireless
  • Built-In GPS
  • Built-In GPS
  • 110 x 67 x 29 mm, 214g.
  • 113 x 66 x 32 mm, 250g.
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Panasonic TS5 Scores


Imaging score
21
Features score
51
Value for money score
67
Portability score
95
Overall score
50

Olympus TG-5 Scores


Imaging score
34
Features score
67
Value for money score
76
Portability score
94
Overall score
61

Olympus Tough TG-5 with Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5 Overview


Let's compare Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5 with Olympus Tough TG-5. These models are included in the Waterproof cameras. Panasonic TS5 was released in 2013, and Olympus TG-5 in 2017. Tough TG-5 is newer, which is a plus. Lumix DMC-TS5 4 years older.
The sensor resolution of Lumix DMC-TS5 is greater than that of Tough TG-5. However, the difference of 4 MP is not very significant. The more megapixels the camera has, the more detailed and clear the picture will be. The number of megapixels will also affect the maximum size of the photos, which then can be printed without loss of quality.
The minimum ISO value for these cameras is the same and is . A larger maximum ISO allows you to take good pictures in the dark. The maximum ISO value for these cameras is the same and is . Both cameras have Optical image stabilization. Both cameras feature a 3-inch fixed screen.
Burst mode, also called continuous shooting mode, sports mode or continuous high speed mode, is a shooting mode in still cameras. Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5 has 20.0 fps continuous shooting. Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS5 has 20.0 fps continuous shooting.

General Lumix DMC-TS5 Tough TG-5
Brand Panasonic Olympus
Model Lumix DMC-TS5 Tough TG-5
Announced July, 2013 May, 2017
Body Type Compact Compact
Lens
Lens Mount fixed lens fixed lens
Manual Focus
Focal Lens Multiplier
Number of Lenses 0 0
Macro Focus Range 5 1
Screen
Screen Size 3" 3"
Screen Type Fixed Fixed
Screen Resolution 460k pixels 460k pixels
Touch Screen
Live View
Viewfinder
Viewfinder None None
Viewfinder Resolution no electronic viewfinder
Viewfinder Coverage n/a% n/a%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.0 0.0
Autofocus
AF Touch
AF Continuous
AF Single
AF Tracking
AF Selective
AF Center
AF Multi Area
AF Live View
AF Face Detection
AF Contrast Detection
AF Phase Detection
Number of Focus Points 23 25
Number of Cross Focus Points 0 0
Photography Features
RAW Support
Min Shutter Speed 1/60 sec 1/4 sec
Max Shutter Speed 1/1300 sec 1/2000 sec
Continuous Shooting 10.0 fps 20.0 fps
Shutter Priority
Aperture Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Exposure Compensation
Custom White Balance
Image Stabilization
Built-in Flash
Flash Range 5.60 no built-in flash
Flash Modes Auto, On, Off, Red-eye, Slow Syncro Auto, redeye reduction, slow sync, redeye slow sync, fill, manual, off
External Flash
AE Bracketing
AE Bracketing Range ±2 EV ±2 EV
WB Bracketing
Sensor
Sensor Size 1/2.3 1/2.3
Sensor Type CMOS BSI-CMOS
Sensor Dimensions 6.08 x 4.56 mm 6.16 x 4.62 mm
Sensor Area 27.7 mm² 28.5 mm²
Sensor Resolution 16 MP 12 MP
Max Image Resolution 4608 x 3456 4000 x 3000
Max Native ISO 6400 12800
Min Native ISO 100 100
Max Boosted ISO 0 12800
Min Boosted ISO 0 100
Video Features
4K
Max Video Resolution 1920 x 1080 3840 x 2160
Video Formats MPEG-4, AVCHD MPEG-4, H.264
Timelapse Recording
Microphone Port
Headphone Port
Exposure Modes
Multi-Segment
Average
Spot
Partial
AF-Area
Center Weighted
Connectivity
GPS Built-In Built-In
Wireless Connectivity Built-In Built-In
Bluetooth
HDMI
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Battery
Battery Life 370 shots 340 shots
Battery Type Battery Pack Battery Pack
Battery Model DMW-BCM13 LI-92B
Physical
Weight 214 g 250 g
Physical Dimensions 110 x 67 x 29 mm 113 x 66 x 32 mm
Environmental Sealing
Water Proof
Dust Proof
Shock Proof
Crush Proof
Freeze Proof
Shock Proof
Storage
Storage Type SD/SDHC/SDXC, Internal SD/SDHC/SDXC card (UHS-I compatible)
Storage Slots 1 1
Other Features
Self Timer
Selfie Friendly

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16MP | 1/2.3 BSI-CMOS | fixed lens mount

Canon PowerShot D20
Canon PowerShot D20

12MP | 1/2.3 CMOS | fixed lens mount

Ricoh WG-50
Ricoh WG-50

16MP | 1/2.3 BSI-CMOS | fixed lens mount

Olympus Tough TG-1 iHS
Olympus Tough TG-1 iHS

12MP | 1/2.3 BSI-CMOS | fixed lens mount

Kodak EasyShare Sport
Kodak EasyShare Sport

12MP | 1/2.3 CCD | fixed lens mount

Olympus Stylus Tough 6010
Olympus Stylus Tough 6010

12MP | 1/2.3 CCD | fixed lens mount

Olympus Stylus Tough 8010
Olympus Stylus Tough 8010

13MP | 1/2.3 CCD | fixed lens mount

Olympus TG-830 iHS
Olympus TG-830 iHS

16MP | 1/2.3 CMOS | fixed lens mount

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TF1
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TF1

16MP | 1/2.3 CCD | fixed lens mount