Here we are comparing G3 X and FZ300, two Bridge cameras from Canon and Panasonic. Canon PowerShot G3 X is a Large Sensor Superzoom class camera and Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 is a Small Sensor Superzoom class camera.
Canon G3 X was introduced to market in June 2015 and Panasonic FZ300 was launched in July 2015. There is only 1 months difference between G3 X and FZ300 so we are expecting this to be a fair comparison regarding age and technology level.
This will be an interesting match up as even though these two cameras doesn't have the exact same body type, they are both ranked amongst Top 10 cameras in their classes. Canon G3 X is ranked #7
out of 10 Large Sensor Superzoom cameras with an overall score of 70 whereas Panasonic FZ300 is ranked #1
out of 244 Small Sensor Superzoom cameras with an overall score of 71.
Here is a brief look at the main features of Canon G3 X and Panasonic FZ300 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Canon G3 X and Panasonic FZ300 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.