Updated (May 2011): Compare the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G3 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G3 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2

Winner
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G3

77

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2

65

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G3

Full HD
Movie format
1080p @ 30fps
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Great viewfinder
Viewfinder
Digital
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
 

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2

External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Digital
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Screen flips out
Flip-out screen
Great for movies

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G3.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2.

competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G3 Competitors

Samsung NX200

Samsung NX200

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

Screen type Has an OLED screen
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Touch screen No touch screen
Olympus PEN E-PM1

Olympus PEN E-PM1

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Battery life Longer battery life
Touch screen No touch screen
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$864 with 14-42mm lens

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Size Larger

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G1

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$400 body only

$480 with 14-45mm lens

Size Smaller
Thickness Significantly thinner
Touch screen No touch screen
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100

Boutique

$538 - $598

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Movie format Higher resolution movies
Touch screen No touch screen
Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ48

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ48

Super zoom

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Touch screen No touch screen

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