Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5Sony A6000
Top 51%759 points
Top 51%
Top 21%1,218 points
Top 21%
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5 vs Sony A6000: 51 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

34.16% more megapixels.

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.

3. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

4. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
Sony A6000
26% have it

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.

6. video recording

60% better video recording quality.
1080 x 60fps

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
420shots

8. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
Sony A6000
36% have it

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
Sony A6000
49% have it

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

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
Sony A6000
25% have it

12. width

21mm narrower.

13. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.

14. height

7mm shorter.

15. thickness

9mm thinner.

16. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
Sony A6000
24% have it

17. Has a built-in focus motor

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
Sony A6000
17% have it

18. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
Sony A6000
22% have it

19. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

20. 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
Sony A6000
72% have it

21. Faster photo autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting pictures

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper images.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
Sony A6000
30% have it

22. 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
Sony A6000
45% have it

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-GM5
Sony A6000
25% have it

24. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5
Sony A6000
87% have it

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-GM5
Sony A6000
54% have it

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