• 4/3 224.9mm2
  • 16.0 megapixels
  • ISO 200 - 25600
  • 4/3 224.9mm2
  • 16.1 megapixels
  • ISO 160 - 12800

Advantages

Panasonic GX7 over Panasonic G6

  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
    Yes vs No
    Reduces the effects of camera shake at slower shutter speeds
  • Higher max flash sync
    1/320 vs 1/160 sec
    Reduce the effect of ambient light in flash shots
  • Faster shutter
    1/8000 vs 1/4000 sec
    Shoot wide open in bright light

Panasonic G6 over Panasonic GX7

  • External Mic
    Jack vs No jack
    Improved sound fidelity when shooting video

Review Excerpt

  • Sharp retro design and solid build; High resolution, tiltable electronic viewfinder and LCD touchscreen monitor; Competitive still image quality; Very good video quality, recording Full HD at frame rates up to 60p; Fast autofocusing and all-around performance; Robust Wi-Fi and NFC capabilities, including remote shooting when paired with a smart device

  • Weak built-in flash; No external mic or headphone jack for video recording; Some poor results when shooting in Creative Panorama mode

The Competition

Compared to Nikon V2

Panasonic GX7
Nikon V2
  • $764
  • 4/3
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens selection
  • $782
  • 1 inch
  • On-sensor phase detect
  • Less shutter lag
Panasonic G6
Nikon V2
  • $715
  • 4/3
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens selection
  • $782
  • 1 inch
  • On-sensor phase detect
  • Higher max flash sync

Compared to Sony A3000

Panasonic GX7
Sony A3000
  • $764
  • 4/3
  • Lens selection
  • Tiltable Screen
  • $352
  • APS-C
  • Larger sensor
  • More pixels
Panasonic G6
Sony A3000
  • $715
  • 4/3
  • Lens selection
  • Tiltable Screen
  • $352
  • APS-C
  • Larger sensor
  • More pixels

Compared to Olympus E-M10

Panasonic GX7
Olympus E-M10
  • $764
  • 4/3
  • Fast startup
  • 60p
  • $801
  • 4/3
  • Bigger RAW buffer
Panasonic G6
Olympus E-M10
  • $715
  • 4/3
  • 60p
  • External Mic
  • $801
  • 4/3
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • Higher max flash sync

Compared to Sony A6000

Panasonic GX7
Sony A6000
  • $764
  • 4/3
  • Lens selection
  • Fast startup
  • $748
  • APS-C
  • Larger sensor
  • On-sensor phase detect
Panasonic G6
Sony A6000
  • $715
  • 4/3
  • Lens selection
  • Touchscreen
  • $748
  • APS-C
  • Larger sensor
  • On-sensor phase detect

Compared to Olympus E-PL7

Panasonic GX7
Olympus E-PL7
  • $764
  • 4/3
  • Focus peaking
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • $700
  • 4/3
Panasonic G6
Olympus E-PL7
  • $715
  • 4/3
  • Focus peaking
  • Eye-level viewfinder
  • $700
  • 4/3
  • In-Camera Image Stabilization
  • Thinner
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