Summary Panasonic DMC-GH3

Prices Price
Body only
$776
With 45-150mm lens
$1,250
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#n/a of 14
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 32
Specifications Key specs
Sensor size
Help Four thirds 17.3x13mm
Screen resolution
Help 614k dots
Megapixels
Help 16.2 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-GH3 with the DMC-GH4.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 announced February 2014
Movie format Higher resolution movies
Screen resolution Significantly higher resolution screen
Overall image quality Better image quality

Compare the new Panasonic DMC-GH4 vs the DMC-GH3

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Pros

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The Panasonic DMC-GH3 vs other recent mirrorless cameras

Image stabilization Image stabilization Help
  1. Lens
Supports 24p 24p movies Help
For that film look
Weather sealed Weather sealed Help
Shoot in extreme weather
Battery life Above average battery life Help
540 shots
Lens availability More lenses available Help
108 lenses
Screen type OLED Screen Help
Bright and vivid
Longest exposure Long exposures Help
60 seconds
Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help
Digital
Touch screen Touch screen Help
Fewer buttons
Screen flips out Flip-out screen Help
Great for movies
External mic jack External mic jack Help
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
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-GH3 vs other recent mirrorless cameras

Movie format Full HD Help
1080p @ 60fps
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
16.2 MP
Focus points Fewer focus points Help
23
Size Quite large Help
Professional size (133×93×82 mm)
Thickness Thick Help
3.2"
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Screen resolution Very low resolution screen Help
614k dots
Autofocus contrast detection autofocus Help
slower focusing
Announced Old Help
September 2012
Sensor type Sensor type Help
LIVEMOS
Weight Heavy Help
550 g

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Dan (2:41 AM, June 13, 2013)
I love it!