Canon EOS 5D Mark III vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4

Winner
Canon EOS 5D Mark III

71

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4

64

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Slightly more lenses available
Lens availability
165 lenses
Great battery life
Battery life
950 shots
CMOS Sensor
Sensor type
Better in low light
Great viewfinder
Viewfinder
Pentaprism
 

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4

Movie format
Shoots UHD movies
UHD @ 30fps
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
12 fps
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies

galleries

Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 5D Mark III.
Explore our gallery of 48 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4.

competitors

Canon EOS 5D Mark III Competitors

Nikon D750

Nikon D750

Pro DSLR

$1,149 - $1,297 body only

$1,797 with 24-120mm lens

Built-in focus motor Has a built-in focus motor
Battery life Much longer battery life
Light sensitivity Worse maximum light sensitivity
Canon EOS 6D

Canon EOS 6D

Pro DSLR

$999 - $1,499 body only

$1,330 - $1,899 with 24-105mm lens

GPS Has a GPS
Size Smaller
Viewfinder coverage Much less viewfinder coverage
Placeholder

Sony a6400

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$898 body only

$971 - $998 with 16-50mm lens

Size Significantly smaller
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Battery life Much shorter battery life

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5

Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,498 body only

$1,925 - $2,198 with 12-60mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Image stabilization Image stabilization
Screen type Doesn't have an OLED screen
GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition

Waterproof

$429

Movie format Higher resolution movies
High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Supports 24p No 24p support
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000

Pro digicam

$496 - $498

Image stabilization Image stabilization
High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Movie format Lower frame rate movies

discussion

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Avatar for Davidvictormeldrew Idontbeliev Davidvictormeldrew Idontbeliev (2:44 PM, June 01, 2014)
Bit mickey mouse the comparision....
 
Avatar for thathang3 thathang3 (1:45 PM, May 03, 2014)
this comparison is ridiculous. don't trust this website. It's BS.