Summary Panasonic DMC-G5

Prices Price
Body only
$300
With 14-42mm lens
$450
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Specifications Key specs
Sensor size
Help Four thirds 17.3x13mm
Screen resolution
Help 920k dots
Megapixels
Help 15.9 MP
Movie format
Help 1080p @ 60fps
Screen size
Help 3"
Light sensitivity
Help 12,800 ISO
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Lenses Lenses
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Replacement

Panasonic has replaced the Lumix DMC-G5 with the DMC-G6.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G6 announced April 2013
Supports 24p Supports 24p
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen

Compare the new Panasonic DMC-G6 vs the DMC-G5

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Pros

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The Panasonic DMC-G5 vs other recent mirrorless cameras

Image stabilization Image stabilization Help
  1. Lens
Continuous shooting Rapid fire Help
20 fps
Touch screen Touch screen Help
Fewer buttons
Lens availability More lenses available Help
108 lenses
Lowest price Inexpensive Help
$299.95
Longest exposure Long exposures Help
60 seconds
Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help
Digital
Startup delay Short startup delay Help
1030 ms startup delay
Screen flips out Flip-out screen Help
Great for movies
Movie continuous focus Movie continuous focus Help
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Built-in flash Built-in flash Help
External flash not needed

Cons

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The Panasonic DMC-G5 vs other recent mirrorless cameras

Low light performance Noisy at high ISO Help
618 ISO
Overall image quality Low overall image quality Help
61.0
Color depth Little color depth Help
21.4 bits
Supports 24p No 24p movies Help
Missing that film look
Weather sealed No weather sealing Help
Need to shelter it from weather
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack Help
Limited to the in-camera mic
Announced Old Help
July 2012
Thickness Thick Help
2.8"
Movie format Full HD Help
1080p @ 60fps
Screen resolution Low resolution screen Help
920k dots
Dynamic range Narrower dynamic range Help
11.6 EV
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
15.9 MP
Autofocus contrast detection autofocus Help
slower focusing
Focus points Fewer focus points Help
23
GPS No GPS Help
Missing geo-tagging
Popularity Not so popular Help
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Avatar for shalalalala shalalalala (7:58 PM, July 31, 2016)
Has the sample photos of de DMC-G5 any photographic retouch? or it is exactly the photo taken by the camera?