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Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5 review

Panasonic LUMIX DMC-LX5 Review

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Overall rating 9.5/10
Performance:
9
Design:
8.5
Features:
9
User-Friendliness:
9.5
Value:
8.5
THE GOOD
Vibrant photographs
Low image noise
Easy to use handling
THE BAD
Slight loss of resolution
Manual lens cap


Design

Design

If you're familiar with Panasonic's cameras, you'll know where the LX5 gets its looks from.

Panasonic is really being consistent, and there's nothing wrong with that as the LX5 continues a fine tradition of looking real good. The new white version adds to the slightly retrospective flavor of the LX5, but do you know what would have been sweeter? A silver body with brown accents. Pure fantasy, we know...unless someone from Panasonic is listening (you know, you guys did do a Sakura pink GF1 long after it was released...).