Here we are comparing two cameras with different body types: Panasonic ZS100, which was introduced in January 2016 is a Large Sensor Compact camera with a 20.0MP 1" sensor whereas Olympus PEN-F, which was introduced in January 2016 is a Semi-Pro Mirrorless camera with a 20.0MP Four Thirds sensor.
Comparing an interchangeble lens camera to a fixed lens camera is a bit tricky but we will do our best to make this a fair comparison. Fortunately, you can't go wrong with any of these cameras as we rank them amongst Top 10 cameras in their classes. Panasonic ZS100 is ranked #5
out of 57 Large Sensor Compact cameras with an overall score of 75 whereas Olympus PEN-F is ranked #8
out of 44 Semi-Pro Mirrorless cameras with an overall score of 79.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Panasonic ZS100 and Olympus PEN-F before getting into our more detailed comparison.