Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
Top 51%743 points
Top 51%
Megapixels
Number of cameras
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Top 95%
746 cameras
10.91MP - 19.73MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
No
megapixels
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
longer battery life
16
MP
Panono Camera
108MP
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5: 48 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

16MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
288
0

2. 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

3. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
5.8fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
171
0

4. weight

211g
HTC Re: 65.5g
141
0

5. 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
126
0

6. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
220shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
114
0

7. video recording

1080 x 24fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
113
0

8. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
33% have it
100
0

9. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
48% have it
84
0

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.00006s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s
80
0

11. 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 DMC-GM5
25% have it
76
0

12. width

99mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
76
0

13. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
921k dots
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 1230000k dots
71
0

14. height

60mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
0

15. thickness

36mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
70
0

16. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
22% have it
58
0

17. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4.8"
58
0

18. 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-GM5
73% have it
56
0

19. 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-GM5
43% have it
54
0

20. 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-GM5
26% have it
54
0

21. 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-GM5
52% have it
52
0

22. has touch autofocus

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
18% have it
52
0

23. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
88% have it
51
0

24. 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-GM5
16% have it
51
0

25. 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
0

26. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
66% have it
48
0

27. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
19% have it
48
0

28. has a BSI sensor

A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
20% have it
47
0

29. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
44% have it
47
0

30. has NFC

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
10% have it
44
0

31. 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-GM5
55% have it
41
0

32. 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-GM5
67% have it
41
0

33. Has a hot shoe

A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
51% have it
40
0

34. has manual exposure

This allows to manually set the exposure.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
63% have it
37
0

35. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
61% have it
36
0

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