When comparing iPhone 6 Plus vs Panasonic Lumix CM1, the Slant community recommends iPhone 6 Plus for most people. In the question“What are the best camera phones?” iPhone 6 Plus is ranked 7th while Panasonic Lumix CM1 is ranked 8th.
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Pro Great low-light performance
Pro Takes HDR shots
Pro Good color reproduction
Pro Reasonable 1.2 MP front-facing camera
The 1.2 MP camera takes reasonable photos due to Apple's excellent image processing. There's also an HDR mode and a selection of pre-shot filters available.
Pro Great performance
The iPhone 6 Plus has a 1.4 GHz dual-core ARMv8-A CPU, PowerVR Series 6 GX6450 GPU and 1 GB of RAM. It's highly responsive in everyday use.
Pro Reasonable battery life
The phone has a 2915 mAh battery that according to Phonearena will drain in about 6½ hours of typical use.
Pro Beautiful design
The iPhone 6 Plus is built from one peace of smooth aluminum rounded off at the corners. It's 7.1mm thin and weighs 172g. It has the power button on one side and volume rocker and mute switch on the other. The display goes all the way to the edge where it rounds off to create a seamless body.
Pro Excellent 8MP camera with OIS
The camera has excellent low-light performance due to its new sensors and lens, fast autofocus, optical image stabilization and top-notch image processing. It's capable of capturing HDR photos as well as shooting 1080p60, 720p240 video.
Pro Great 5.5" 1080p display
The iPhone 6 Plus has a bright 5.5" 1920x1080 (401 ppi) IPS display with accurate color reproduction, good contrast and excellent viewing angles due to "dual-domain pixels".
Pro Powerful camera app
The camera gives direct access to shutter speed, aperture, ISO and has built-in tools like 3D level gauge, histogram, auto focus, manual focus assist and focus peaking.
Pro Shoots excellent 20MP JPEG and RAW
The CM1 camera has a 1" MOS sensor and a high quality Leica lens with 28mm focal length and aperture of f/2.8 to f/1. It's capable of taking photos comparable to high-end point-and-shoot cameras in JPEG and RAW simultaneously.
CM1 uses Panasonic's Venus image engine that delivers clear images with little noise and lots of contrast. The camera focuses quickly and takes great photos in low light.
Additionally, the phone has a physical button to switch camera mode on or off.
Pro Records good 4K video
Pro Great performance
Pro Sharp 1080p display
It's possible to adjust brightness, color strength and contrast in settings.
Pro Good build quality with surface that's easy to grip
Con Somewhat difficult to grip the phone
Due to its rounded edges, light weight, big size and smooth aluminum finish the iPhone 6 Plus feels like it might easily slip out of the hand.
Con Has structural integrity issues
It's possible to bend the phone if enough pressure is applied to a weak point near volume buttons.