Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2

Winner
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5

103

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2

78

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5

Large viewfinder
Viewfinder size
0.67x
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
20 fps
Great viewfinder coverage
Viewfinder coverage
100%
 

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2

Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
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-G5.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2.

competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G5 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
Screen size Much larger screen
Image stabilization Worse image stabilization
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$488 body only

$462 - $498 with 14-42mm lens

External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Continuous shooting Shoots slower
Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82)

Panasonic Lumix DC-FZ80 (Lumix DC-FZ82)

Super zoom

Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Focus points Slightly more focus points
Viewfinder size Much smaller viewfinder

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2 Competitors

Canon EOS Rebel T2i

Canon Rebel T2i

Entry-level DSLR

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Lens availability Much more lenses available
Touch screen No touch screen
Canon PowerShot G1X

Canon PowerShot G1X

Boutique

$695

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Touch screen No touch screen
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

Size Significantly smaller
Thickness Much thinner
Supports 24p No 24p support

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