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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1 review: specs and price

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1

Why is Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1 better than the average?

  • Sensor size
    17.3 x 13mmvs158.3mm
  • Video recording (main camera)
    1080 x 60fpsvs39471.46fps
  • Weight
    318gvs372.76g
  • Fastest shutter speed
    1/4000svs1/2816s
  • Screen size
    3"vs2.96"
  • Thickness
    39.4mmvs50.92mm
  • Height
    67.8mmvs95.97mm
  • Exposure time
    60svs26.69s

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Design

1.weight

318g

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65.5g

2.pixel density

326ppi

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2160ppi

3.resolution

783 x 587px

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5184 x 3888px

4. higher resolution (screen)

460k dots

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

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1040000k dots

5.has a touch screen
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

6.Is a system camera
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.

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Optics

1.megapixels

16MP

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108MP

2.sensor size

17.3 x 13mm

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.

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81.2 x 25.4mm

3.focus points

23

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.

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4.continuous shooting at high resolution

4.2fps

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

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60fps

5.maximum light sensitivity

12800 ISO

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.

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1640000 ISO

6.fastest shutter speed

1/4000s

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

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1/32000s

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Videography

1.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 60fps

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.

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Fujifilm X-T3

2160 x 60fps

2.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

3.supports AVCHD format
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1

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.

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Audio

1.has a stereo microphone
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

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Battery

1. longer battery life

310shots

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

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4400shots

2.battery power

1010mAh

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4360mAh

3.has a removable battery
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

4.has a rechargeable battery
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

5.has a battery level indicator
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.color depth

20.8bits

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.

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42bits

2.dynamic range

10.6Evs

The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.

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14.8Evs

3.can be controlled remotely
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

4.has an external memory slot
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX1

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

5.USB version

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

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Fujifilm X-T3

3.1

6.has an accelerometer
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An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

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