In this review, we will be comparing FZ1000 II and G3 X, two Large Sensor Superzoom cameras from Panasonic and Canon. Both Panasonic FZ1000 II and Canon G3 X cameras have 20.0MP 1" sensors. Panasonic FZ1000 II was introduced to market in February 2019 and Canon G3 X was launched in June 2015. As you can see, G3 X is 4 years older than FZ1000 II. Let's see if this age difference between two cameras makes a big difference.
We can expect this to be a close match up because both models are ranked amongst the best in Large Sensor Superzoom cameras. Out of 10 cameras in this class, Panasonic FZ1000 II is ranked #3
with an overall score of 72 and Canon G3 X is ranked #7
with an overall score of 70.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Panasonic FZ1000 II and Canon G3 X before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Panasonic FZ1000 II and Canon G3 X compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.