Panasonic DC-FT7 vs Olympus TG-5 Vs Nikon Coolpix W300

  Panasonic DC-FT7 vs Olympus Tough TG-5 Vs Nikon Coolpix W300

  Now, it’s time to talking for the rugged 4K devices. They aren’t afraid by the mud, drops, shocks, water, sands or freezing winds…

  Both Waterproof Devices, Both 4K video recording resolution. If you read the technical specifications of all listed devices: Olympus Tough TG-5, Nikon Coolpix W300, and Panasonic DC-FT7, the only last model has both an LCD and EVF.

  Today, we will expose the all-new Panasonic DC-FT7 / TS7 and its direct competitors: Olympus Tough TG-5, Nikon Coolpix W300

 

Topic – Content:

1.) Panasonic DC-FT7:

2.) Olympus Tough TG-5:

3.) Nikon Coolpix W300:

 

1.) All-New Panasonic DC-FT7 / Known as TS7 Outside of North America

VIDEO 1a. The New Panasonic FT7

VIDEO 1b.  Panasonic Lumix TS7 / FT7 Rugged Camera 4K First Look

 

Panasonic DC-FT7 – Key Features:

  • Waterproof Design – Down to 31m / 102ft dept underwater level,
  • Dustproof, 
  • Pressure Proof: up to 100kgf  / 220lbf,
  • Freezeproof:  down to -10 ° C / 14° F,
  • Shock Proof <= 2m,
  • Sensor:
    • 20.4 Megapixels,
    • High Light-Sensitivity MOS Sensor,
  • Lens:
    • 4.6x Optical Zoom, 
  • WiFi Certified WLAN, 
  • Battery Type: DMW-BCM13E,
    • Nominal Voltage: 3.6V,
    • Capacity: 1250 mAH,
  • Built-in GPS.
  • Available in Orange-Gold, Blue, and Black Color Variants.

Original Rechargeable Battery – Panasonic DMW-BCM13E: 

PIC. 1  Panasonic Lumix DC-FT7 

 

2.) Olympus Tough TG-5:

VIDEO 2. Homeward Bound with the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-5

Olympus Tough TG-5 – Key Features:

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-5 – Key Benefits:

  • Body Construction:
    • Ergonomic rugged body design with intuitive and comfortable dial-control, 
    • Zoom Lever and an Accessory Lock Button, Sensor:
  • Sensor:
    • 12MPixel High-Speed Image Sensor,
    • Excellent Low-Light Sensitivity,
    • Improved Noise Reduction,
  • Lens:
    • Bright f/2.0 High-Speed Lens,
    • 25-100mm, 4x Optical Zoom – 35mm equivalent,
  • GPU:
    • Dual Quad Core TruePic™ VIII Image Processor,
  • Video & Still Image Capture:
    • RAW Format:
    • Up to 20 frames in second continuous RAW Capture,   
  • Proof: 
      • Dustproof and Sand resistant,
      • Waterproof down to depths of 50 feet / 15m,
      • Shockproof from dropping from 7 ft / 2.1 m,
      • Pressure – Crushproof to 220 lbf / 100 kgf,
      • Freezeproof down to -10⁰C / 14⁰F,
  • Sealed Anti-Fog Lens,
  • Video Modes:
    • 4K Video Capture,
    • High-Speed Video: System Supports recording in Full HD 1920 x 1080p / 120fps ,
    • Lag-Free: All-New PRO Capture Mode allowing Lag-Free Shooting,
  • Macro: 
    • Microscope Macro Mode, 
    • Microscope Control, 
    • Focus Bracketing, 
    • Focus Stacking, 
  • Underwater Modes: 
    • Underwater Wide, 
    • Underwater Macro, 
    • Underwater Snapshot, 
    • Underwater HDR,
  • Integrated Sensors:
    • GPS,
    • Manometer-Barometer:
      • Air Pressure Sensor,
    • Electronic Compass, 
    • Temperature Sensor, 
  • Wireless Connectivity:
    • Wifi Certified WLAN, 
  • Available in Red And Black Color variants,

Software: Olympus Image Track app: With its help can easily to be Played and Exported Videos and Still Images, overlayed with data from Field Sensors.

 


 

 

3.) Nikon Coolpix W300:
 

VIDEO 3.  Nikon W300 4K Waterproof Camera w/ LCD 3″ – With No Annoying Fisheye Lens

NIKON Coolpix W300 – Key Features:

  • Durable, Waterproof Design,
  • 16MP CMOS sensor, 1/2.3-inch, 
  • 4K, UHD Video Recording, 
  • In-Camera music montage,
  • 5x Optical-Zoom NIKKOR lens,
  • 4 Color variants:
    • RED,
    • Yellow,
    • Black and,
    • Military Camouflage Skin,
  • Smart User Interface, 
  • User-friendly Customizable Controls,
  • Proofing:
    • Waterproof,
    • Shockproof,
    • Freeze Proof,
    • Dust Proof,
  • VR – Eliminates Vibrations via Lens shift Technology – electronic Vibration Reduction.