Canon EOS MPanasonic Lumix DMC-GF5
Top 48%688 points
Top 48%
Top 0%0 points
Top 0%
Megapixels
Number of cameras
lowmidhigh
Top 95%
740 cameras
10.91MP - 19.73MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
No
megapixels
sensor size
focus points
maximum light sensitivity
longer battery life
continuous shooting at high resolution
18
MP
12.1
MP
Panono Camera
108MP
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Canon EOS M vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF5: 21 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

48.76% more megapixels (photo).
18MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
12.1MP
284
0

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
14.9 x 22.3mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 38mm
17.3 x 13mm
240
0

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
31
Sony Alpha a6500: 425
23
181
0

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
4.3fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
4fps
167
0

5. weight

31g lighter.
298g
HTC Re: 65.5g
267g
140
0

6. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
25600ISO
Nikon D5: 3280000ISO
12800ISO
126
0

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
230shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
360shots
114
0

8. width

41.2mm narrower.
66.5mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
107.7mm
75
0

9. pixel density

8.44% higher pixel density.
501ppi
Sony A7: 544ppi
462ppi
75
0

10. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
1040k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots
920k dots
71
0

11. height

42mm shorter.
108.6mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
66.6mm
70
0

12. thickness

4.5mm thinner.
32.3mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
36.8mm
69
0

13. resolution

13.09% higher resolution.
1250 x 833px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1920px
1108 x 831px
67
0

14. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Canon EOS M
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF5
72% have it
55
0

15. supports AVCHD format

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.
Canon EOS M
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF5
25% have it
53
0

16. has touch autofocus

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
Canon EOS M
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF5
17% have it
52
0

17. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Canon EOS M
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF5
88% have it
51
0

18. has an optical viewfinder

An optical viewfinder (or OVF) allows the photographer to compose a shot while seeing exactly what the lens sees. There is no time lag and they require no power - as opposed to electronic viewfinders which can drain battery life. They are also better in low light situations.
Canon EOS M
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF5
29% have it
49
0

19. lenses

A bigger variety of brand lenses means that you have more options and can find one that suits your needs.
162
Nikon D5: 400
26
38
0

20. exposure time

When the camera shutter is open for a long time, more light is absorbed by the sensor. You can use this slow shutter speed to produce vivid night time photography, or capture the trajectory of moving objects such as motorway traffic.
30s
Hasselblad X1D-50c: 3600s
60s
36
0

21. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Canon EOS M
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF5
61% have it
36
0
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