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Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5
Sony A580 DSLR + DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Top 24%1,840 points
Top 24%
Top 9%2,203 points
Top 9%
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5
Sony A580 DSLR + DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
Top specs and features

Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5 vs Sony A580 DSLR + DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM: 70 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

25.31% more megapixels (main camera).
20.3MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
16.2MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
17.3 x 13mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm
23.5 x 15.6mm

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.
225
Canon EOS R: 5655
15

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
12fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
7fps

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5
Sony A580 DSLR + DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
28% have it

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.
25600 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO
12800 ISO

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
410shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
1050shots

8. video recording (main camera)

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
1080 x 60fps
Fujifilm X-T3: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 60fps

9. weight

46g lighter.
725g
HTC Re: 65.5g
679g

10. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5
Sony A580 DSLR + DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
39% have it

11. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/8000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s
1/4000s

12. Has phase detection autofocus for videos

A phase detection autofocus system is faster than a contrast detection autofocus system. Even when recording scenes with a lot of fast movements, the videos are sharp and clear.
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5
Sony A580 DSLR + DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
12% have it

13. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5
Sony A580 DSLR + DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
50% have it

14. Has phase detection autofocus for photos

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5
Sony A580 DSLR + DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
32% have it

15. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5
Sony A580 DSLR + DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
46% have it

16. 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.
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5
Sony A580 DSLR + DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
73% have it

17. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
1620k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots
921k dots

18. Has timelapse function

A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky.
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5
Sony A580 DSLR + DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
16% have it

19. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5
Sony A580 DSLR + DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
26% have it

20. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5
Sony A580 DSLR + DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
27% have it

21. has a 24p cinema mode

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5
Sony A580 DSLR + DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
27% have it

22. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5
Sony A580 DSLR + DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
20% have it

23. has a two-stage shutter

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5
Sony A580 DSLR + DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
54% have it

24. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5
Sony A580 DSLR + DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
25% have it

25. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5
Sony A580 DSLR + DT 18-55mm/ F3.5-5.6 SAM
66% have it

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