LCD and Viewfinder
Panasonic FX700 has a Fixed Type 3″ LCD screen with a resolution of 230k dots. Both the screen size and the screen resolution is up to the standards of this class.
LCD is Touch screen
type, so you can change the settings and set the focus point with your fingertips.
FX700 doesn't have a viewfinder and no option for external viewfinder. Lack of a viewfinder can be problematic especially under strong light where visibility of LCD screens goes down dramatically. If you need a Compact camera with a built-in viewfinder in a similar price range, consider Nikon Coolpix P7800 (Compare) or Fujifilm X30 (Compare). If the price is not an issue, take a look at our Top Rated Cameras with Viewfinders.
Max Shutter speed
Panasonic FX700 can shoot continuously at max speed of 10 fps and has max shutter speed of 1/2000 sec.
Unfortunately FX700 doesn't have an external flash shoe so you are limited with the built-in flash.
Panasonic FX700 features a Contrast Detection autofocusing system.
With Panasonic FX700, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 1920 x 1080 at 60 fps and save in and AVCHD formats. Full HD resolution of Panasonic FX700 will be adequate in most of the situations. But if you are after the highest resolution videos available, see our list of Top Cameras with 4K (Ultra-HD) Video.
FX700 has a built-in Stereo microphone but no speaker.
Panasonic FX700 doesn't have any connections for external microphones and headphones. If you need a Compact camera with external microphone connectivity, consider Nikon Coolpix P7800 or Fujifilm X30 in a similar price range.
Connectivity and Storage
You can connect FX700 to compatible devices via its HDMI port or USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Panasonic FX700 Features Compared to Main Competitors