Here we are comparing ZS1 and FX700, two Compact cameras by Panasonic. Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS1 is a Small Sensor Superzoom class camera and Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX700 is a Small Sensor Compact class camera.
Panasonic ZS1 was introduced to market in May 2009 and Panasonic FX700 was launched in July 2010. There is 14 months difference between ZS1 and FX700 so we don't expect to see a huge technology difference between these two cameras but it would still give an advantage to younger FX700, especially in sensor tech.
Here is a brief look at the main features of Panasonic ZS1 and Panasonic FX700 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Panasonic ZS1 and Panasonic FX700 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.