Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF1

Winner
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3

63

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF1

32

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3

Wide angle lens
Wide angle
24 mm
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
External flash
External flash
Better lighting
 

Reasons to buy the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF1

Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
1400 ms startup delay
Interchangeable lenses
Interchangeable lenses
Many lenses to choose from
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light
External flash
External flash
Better lighting

galleries

Explore our gallery of 15 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF1.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3.

competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3 Competitors

Fujifilm XF1

Fujifilm XF1

Pro digicam

$212

Overall image quality Better image quality
Aperture Slightly wider aperture
Supports 24p No 24p support
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Pro digicam

$499

Shutter lag Significantly less shutter lag
Overall image quality Slightly better image quality
Supports 24p No 24p support
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

Pro digicam

$516

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Aperture Wider aperture
Supports 24p No 24p support

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF1 Competitors

Sony Alpha A5000

Sony Alpha A5000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$447 body only

$370 - $379 with 16-50mm lens

Overall image quality Much better image quality
Movie continuous focus Continuous video focus
Lens availability Fewer lenses available
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$283 body only

$359 with 14-42mm lens

Movie continuous focus Continuous video focus
Touch screen Has a touch screen
Color depth Worse color depth
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100

Boutique

$515 - $798

Image stabilization Image stabilization
Movie format Higher resolution movies
Interchangeable lenses Built-in lens only

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