Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5 + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S
Top 44%836 points
Top 44%
Megapixels
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746 cameras
10.91MP - 19.73MP
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megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
longer battery life
16.05
MP
Panono Camera
108MP
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5 + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 58 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

16.05MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
286
0

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
13 x 17.3mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 38mm
243
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.
23
Sony Alpha a6500: 425
185
0

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
6fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
170
0

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5 + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S
25% have it
150
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6. weight

396g
HTC Re: 65.5g
141
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7. 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.
12800ISO
Nikon D5: 3280000ISO
126
0

8. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
320shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
114
0

9. video recording

1080 x 23fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
112
0

10. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5 + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S
48% have it
84
0

11. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.00025s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s
80
0

12. width

83.2mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
76
0

13. pixel density

462ppi
Sony Alpha 7R: 544ppi
76
0

14. higher resolution (screen)

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

15. height

119.9mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
0

16. thickness

70.8mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
70
0

17. battery power

1200mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4360mAh
69
0

18. resolution

1108 x 831px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2: 1517 x 1920px
68
0

19. 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 DMC-G5 + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S
46% have it
66
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20. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5 + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S
22% have it
58
0

21. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4.8"
57
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22. 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 DMC-G5 + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S
73% have it
56
0

23. 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.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5 + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S
26% have it
54
0

24. Is a system camera

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5 + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S
43% have it
53
0

25. 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 DMC-G5 + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S
52% have it
52
0

26. has touch autofocus

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5 + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S
18% have it
52
0

27. Has an electronic viewfinder

An electronic viewfinder (or EVF) is a small display showing the image. Benefits of these over optical viewfinders include: they show more of the image, they can be more compact, focusing is easier with digital zoom, and they can also sometimes have extra info on the display, eg. a live histogram.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5 + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S
16% have it
51
0

28. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5 + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S
88% have it
51
0

29. more viewfinder coverage

With 100% coverage you can compose the image correctly when you capture the photo. With less than full coverage you may have to crop your photos afterwards to get them looking perfect.
100%
Sony Alpha 7R: 100%
49
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30. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5 + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S
66% have it
48
0

31. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5 + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S
44% have it
48
0

32. optical zoom

The zoom range is the ratio between the longest and shortest focal lengths. A higher zoom range means that the lens is more versatile.
3x
Nikon Coolpix P900: 83.3x
43
0

33. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2
Nikon D800E: 2
43
0

34. has a CMOS sensor

CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5 + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S
67% have it
41
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35. shoots raw

A raw image file contains minimally processed data from the image sensor. Raw files are so named because they are not yet processed and therefore are not ready to be printed or edited with a bitmap graphics editor.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5 + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S
55% have it
41
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