Canon EOS 70D vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3

Winner
Canon EOS 70D

71

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3

48

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS 70D

Autofocuses shooting video
Badge
Phase detection
Barely any delay taking photos
Shutter lag
75 ms shutter lag
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
Shoot in extreme weather
 

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3

Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Screen type
OLED Screen
Bright and vivid
Viewfinder coverage
Great viewfinder coverage
100%
3D
Takes 3D photos
View photos in 3D on 3D televisions

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS 70D.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3.

competitors

Canon EOS 70D Competitors

Canon EOS 80D

Canon EOS 80D

Entry-level DSLR

$1,099 body only

$1,149 with 18-55mm lens

Viewfinder coverage Better viewfinder coverage
True resolution Higher true resolution
Lowest price Slightly more expensive
Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Canon EOS Rebel T6i

Entry-level DSLR

$749 with 18-55mm lens

Dynamic range More dynamic range
Overall image quality Slightly better image quality
Weather sealed No weather sealing
Nikon D7100

Nikon D7100

Entry-level DSLR

$685 - $697 body only

$997 with 18-105mm lens

Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
Screen size Significantly larger screen
Autofocus Slower video autofocus

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$930 - $1,198 body only

$1,394 with 14-140mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$489 body only

$600 - $698 with 14-42mm lens

Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Screen type Doesn't have an OLED screen
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$341 body only

$1,095 with 14-140mm lens

Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Size Smaller
Image stabilization No image stabilization

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Canon EOS 70D
EOS 70D
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Lumix DMC-GH3
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