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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 Digital Camera

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MILC 16MP Live MOS Jun 2015
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- Superb DSLM image quality without the bulk and weight of traditional DSLRs- Never miss a photo with three unique 4K Ultra HD Video pause and save 4K Photo Modes- Fast and precise auto focusing... More
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37 Reasons For

Fourteen Industry Awards

Amongst digital cameras that were released more than a year ago, this camera is one of the most awarded.

This MILC digital camera received an "Editor's Choice" from Ephotozine, Photoreview.com.au and Reviewed.com all of whom decided that this Panasonic digital camera was exceptional.

This digital camera was given a "Highly Recommended" award by PhotographyBlog.com, Ljudochbild.se and Lydogbillede.dk all of whom concluded that this Panasonic camera was great.

The reviewers at three more expert review sites all concluded that they would endorse this Panasonic camera. Pricerunner.se and Pocket Lint both gave this camera a "Recommended" award and it received an "Especially Recommended" award from Lydogbilde.no.

The experts at three more expert review sites all liked this digital camera. This camera received a "Silver" award from DP Review and it received a "Best Buy" award from Expert Reviews who thought it was was good. Additionally, the writer at Digifotopro.nl concluded that this MILC digital camera was terrific and gave it a "Gold" award.

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Good Expert Reviews

Based on thirty-two expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, DP Review and CNET.com the average expert rating of this camera is 86%. This puts this digital camera in the top 19% of all the digital cameras of this spec and age when ranked by average expert review score.

Excellent User Reviews

Based on 118 user reviews the average user rating of this Panasonic digital camera is fantastic.

Good Technical Features

Some people who reviewed it concluded that it had good features. Amazon Customer mentioned this month “Excellent Camera with tons of features, bells and whistles, amazing 4k” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 and scored it very highly. Amazon Customer also wrote “Lots of really good features well above it's price range”. In November this year Enigma wrote in their review on Amazon “Unless you need all the bells and whistles, this is a perfect alternative to the GH4 (or GX8?” and gave the product a score of 5 stars.

Good Size

Some customers who reviewed it reckoned that it was compact. A.m.boughey said “It's small and compact, almost like a mini DSLR” in their review. Doh gave this digital camera a score of 4 stars and wrote in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 review “Very good camera for those upgrading from point & shoot/compact”. Doh also mentioned “It’s a slightly smaller version of a full size DSLR so is useful being more compact”.

A few Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 owners considered that the product was a good body shape. Client D'amazon said in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 review a few weeks ago “Its cheap plastic body” .

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 owners thought it was lightweight. In November this year M J Clark said “An excellent camera providing all the benefits of the Lumix G range - lightweight, great viewfinder” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7. Expert website Stuff.tv mentioned “It's a lightweight interchangeable lens camera with above average low light performance, lightning-fast autofocus, strong user friendliness”. In November last year expert review site Tbreak.ae mentioned “Mirrorless cameras have increasingly become popular over the years due to its smaller compact and lightweight body that produces results as good as a full blown DSLR” and gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars.

One customer said in their reviews that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 was a good weight. Amazon Customer wrote in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 “Due to light weight non durable plastic housing” . One customer who purchased the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 concluded that it was easy to carry around. In November Mike Brown wrote “Lens combination that is light and easy to use” in his review.

One person said in their reviews that it was a good depth. Imaging-Resource.com said in their review of this digital camera “Described the technology in great depth at the”.

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Nice Design

A number of Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 owners mentioned in their reviews that it was good looking. A.m.boughey said in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 review on Amazon “It's a pretty easy camera to use”. Mr. M. Cheung said in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 “Out of the camera JPG's look pretty clean at ISO 6400”. Pedro Henrique mentioned on Amazon “It is stylish, small and light the batteries run for hours” in his review of this digital camera.

One person who reviewed it mentioned that it was a good design. Bluey1976 gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars and wrote on Amazon last year “I am rather fond of the design on the DMC-G7”. One customer who reviewed it thought it was retro. John Boy rated it 5 stars and he said in his review of this digital camera “The G7 has a slightly retro look as the integral flash housing looks like it houses a prism”.

One person who reviewed this digital camera mentioned that it was smooth. One Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 reviewer who reviewed the product reckoned that it was luxurious. Expert website Expertreviews.co.uk said “Improved features make this a significantly more upmarket camera”.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 reviewer who bought this digital camera considered that it was ergonomic. Photoanswers.co.uk rated the product 80 out of 100 and said in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 review “The ergonomic G7 offers a solid AF system”.

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Robust

A number of Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 reviewers concluded that it was well made. Mr. M. Cheung rated the product as very good and mentioned in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 on Amazon “The solid feel of the dial is so nice I find myself spinning the dials just for fun”. The Review Man rated this digital camera 4 stars and said in their review on Amazon this year “Great 4k video, decent photo, touch screen monitor, unique 4k photo feature, good brand, built in flash is a bonus Cons”. Digitalversus.com said “It's well-built, fairly compact” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 review.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 reviewer wrote in their reviews that the product was strong and durable. One Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 reviewer who purchased the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 reckoned that it was reliable. Expertreviews.co.uk wrote “In some ways it shares the same reliable, utilitarian spirit as the G6” in their review.

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Good Product Quality

Some customers who reviewed the product considered that it was good quality. A Moreton wrote in their review “The G5 has a partly metal body”. A Moreton also mentioned “Picture quality seems very good, slightly better at high ISO than the G5”. A.m.boughey mentioned in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 review “Have always liked them for ease of use and build quality”.

Easy to Use

Thirteen customers reckoned that the product was easy to use. A Moreton mentioned “The rear wheel (next to on-off button) to be easier to use than the equivalents on the G5”. A.m.boughey mentioned in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 review “Tell you that you will need to get faster SD cards to use this feature to it's full potential”. Enigma said “Processing capabilities make it a joy to use”.

Five customers mentioned in their reviews that it was comfortable and easy to hold. A Moreton wrote “It is going to take me a while to get comfortable with them all” and gave the product an excellent review score. Sj, Flintshire wrote “Lovely to hold, especially for someone with a smaller hand” in their review and scored it 5 stars. Steve wrote on Amazon “The camera is an absolute pleasure to hold and to take anywhere”.

A few people who purchased the product agreed that it was easy to use the menus. R. Tait gave the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 a very good review score and said on Amazon in November last year “The digital menus are delightful, very easy to navigate, simply designed”.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 owner said in their reviews that the product had a touch sensitive screen. Rod H mentioned on Amazon last year “The monitor screen has touch sensitive operation allowing you to select features”.

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Good Quality Pictures

Twenty-six people mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was able to produce good images. Client D'amazon mentioned in November “Excellent pictures” but they only gave the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 a rating of 3 stars. Doh wrote last year “The obvious down side is the images don’t contain as much detail” in their review of this digital camera and scored it 80 out of 100. Doh also mentioned “The images are decent quality and for most people easily good enough so I don’t see the sensor size as a big problem”.

Six Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 reviewers said in their reviews that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 had a good picture resolution. Ron Plushkis gave it a very good review score and he wrote on Amazon a few weeks ago “This means UHD has 4 times more pixels”. Ron Plushkis also wrote “HOWEVER, professionals may notice the difference if they are wanting to shooting in HDR to match footage from other equipment”. Ephotozine.com rated it as excellent and wrote “A high resolution electronic viewfinder (EVF), rapid performance”.

Five Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 owners mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was good in low light. This month Cef gave the product a rating of 4 stars and said on Amazon “It actually is apparent that it deals with noise in low light slightly better than it's older brother” in their review. Ian Thomas he said this year “4K video at a "winter lights" event at the Anglesey Abbey National Trust site, shooting hand-held with only natural low light” in his review of this digital camera. S. Pampoukidis mentioned on Amazon in November last year “Great low light photography, fast autofocus, 4K video, optical view finder, great kit lens, what else to ask for at this price?” in their review of this digital camera.

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 owners mentioned in their reviews that the product had a good ISO range.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 owner who reviewed it reckoned that it had a good image sensor. Expert website Ephotozine.com said last year “Features a 16 megapixel sensor, 4K video recording, plus a number of improvements over the Panasonic Lumix G6 that it replaces” in their review of this digital camera.

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Good Quality Lens

Some Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 owners wrote in their reviews that this digital camera had a good autofocus. Client D'amazon wrote on Amazon this year “The autofocus impressively fast and smart.” in their review of this digital camera. John Boy mentioned on Amazon last year “Surprisingly the 14-42 lens has a minimum focusing distance of 20cm; I expected that it would be closer”. John Boy also said “I have generally used the 49 segment AF group and focusing has been quick”.

A number of people wrote in their reviews that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 had a good lens. Ian Thomas wrote “The lens took in enough light to avoid slow exposures”. Ian Thomas also said “The included 14-42mm Panasonic kit lens produces great wide angle shots”. In November Mike Brown gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars and he wrote on Amazon “This is a brilliant camera and lens combination that is light” in his review of this digital camera.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 owner who bought it said that it had a good zoom.

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Good Video Capture

A few people who purchased the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 considered that it was good for video recording. Bluey1976 mentioned on Amazon in November last year “Excellent camera with great quality video” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7. Bluey1976 also said “The resulting files of 4k video are huge and you will fill memory up quick! The quality though was excellent, I have shown many people video clips in 4k”. Doh mentioned on Amazon in the same month “The big bonus is the 4K video”.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

Some Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 owners mentioned in their reviews that it had a good viewfinder. Bluey1976 mentioned in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 review on Amazon “All of the buttons are placed in logical locations, pretty much the same as any camera of this type, I was also impressed with the viewfinder”. Ian Thomas said on Amazon in November “I found myself using the EVF (electronic viewfinder) almost exclusively in bright sunlight, which turns itself on as soon as a sensor detects you're trying to look through it” in his review. Ephotozine.com wrote on expert review site Ephotozine last year “Features a high-resolution electronic viewfinder (EVF), along with a vari-angle touchscreen, 16 megapixel Micro Four Thirds sensor”.

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 reviewers who purchased this digital camera agreed that it had a good screen. A Moreton wrote “The touch screen is more responsive than the sluggish one on the G5” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7. Doh said in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 review on Amazon “The fully articulated touch screen is very useful”. John Boy wrote “A sensor on the EVF switches off the excellent fold-out touch screen / monitor when the EVF is used”.

Some customers wrote that it was mirrorless. Cef mentioned “Stills provides everything you would expect from a modern mirrorless camera, 4K time-lapse included”. Cnet.com said “A great mirrorless interchangeable-lens camera for families”. Dpreview.com wrote in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 last year “The last thing it's trying to be is a mirrorless camera” .

A few people who purchased the product said that it had an electronic viewfinder. John Boy mentioned “The electronic viewfinder (EVF) is bright” in his review and gave it a rating of 5 stars. Last year expert website Photoanswers.co.uk wrote “An impressive EVF”.

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Acceptable Noise Level

Four Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 owners wrote that it was quiet. In November last year A Moreton gave it a rating of 5 stars and mentioned in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 review “The camera can shoot silently, with just a barely audible click as the aperture stops down, which is a feature I used a lot on the G5”. Last year John Boy rated it as excellent and he wrote in his review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 on Amazon “The 45-175 lens has a smooth, quiet power zoom”. Mr. M. Cheung said “And of course with this being a CSC, Panasonic have given us a truly silent shooting mode”.

Good Support

A few customers mentioned in their reviews that it had good technical guidance. Peter Lower said a few weeks ago “Need to study the instructions to get the best out of it”. Last year Rod H mentioned “A careful read through of the manual provided is enough to get you started with the basics” in his review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7. Ross Boardman mentioned also last year “Then there is a basic operating manual, ideal for me, that covers all the controls”.

Panasonic Has Good Camera Reviews

On average Panasonic MILC cameras have good ratings compared to other brands as do all digital cameras produced by Panasonic.

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Good Battery Life

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 reviewers said in their reviews that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 had a good battery life. Ian Thomas wrote “I did try it just out of curiousity; other than noticing the battery drains quicker”. Ross Boardman gave the product a rating of 5 stars and he said on Amazon “Once a card and the battery was inserted it was very easy to get going”.

Good Connectivity

One customer mentioned that it was good in terms of HDMI connections. In November Cef mentioned in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 review on Amazon “It does have a clean HDMI output, which makes for bypassing the internal 29”. One person reckoned that this digital camera was wifi compatible. Last year Doh said “As is the Wi-Fi for image transfer”.

Good Flash

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 owner who reviewed the product concluded that it had a good flash.

3D Compatible

Unlike most of the other MILC cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the Lumix DMC-G7 which are not 3D compatible, the Lumix DMC-G7 is 3D compatible.

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Supports Video Recording

supports video recording

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 supports video recording, which is unusual. Most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that came out around the same time as the Lumix DMC-G7 do not support video recording.

We compared all the other cameras which support video recording to this digital camera and we think the Samsung NX500[plb_2747846_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Supports WiFi Connectivity

The Lumix DMC-G7 supports WiFi connectivity, as do most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been around for more than a year.

Alternative cameras which support WiFi connectivity currently available that you might want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Samsung NX500[plb_2747846_price].

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 supports Full HD video, as do most of the other cameras of a comparable spec and age to the Lumix DMC-G7.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative digital cameras which support Full HD video currently available including the Samsung NX500[plb_2747846_price] which has better reviews.

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a Live MOS sensor type, which is the most commonly found sensor type on cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Has Three Image Editing Modes

The number of image editing modes found on the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 is more than most cameras of a similar age and spec to it. This camera has a Resizing image editing mode, which is the most frequently found image editing mode found on comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-G7. The image editing modes "Crop" and "Rotating" are also found on this Panasonic camera.

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Supports Three Image Formats

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 has a greater number of supported image formats than most cameras of a comparable age and type to it. This camera supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by comparable spec cameras that were launched more than a year ago. The image formats "MPO" and "RAW" are also supported by this Panasonic camera.

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Electronic Camera Shutter

This digital camera has an Electronic|Mechanical camera shutter, which is typical of many cameras of this type and age.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Video Resolution

The Lumix DMC-G7 supports a maximum video resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the video resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found video resolution supported by cameras that were launched more than a year ago. 1920 x 1080 pixels is also supported by this camera. This Panasonic camera also support a video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels and 1280 x 720 pixels. A video resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels is equivalent to 4K Ultra HD video. This has four times the detail of Full HD video.

A 3840 x 2160 pixels video resolution is actually the best supported video resolution amongst all MILC cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-G7.

A 640 x 480 pixels video resolution is the worst supported video resolution across comparable types of camera.

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Very Long Maximum Camera Shutter Speed

When compared to other cameras that have been around for more than a year that we have checked the maximum camera shutter speed of, the Lumix DMC-G7's maximum camera shutter speed of 120 seconds is one of the longest. The shortest maximum camera shutter speed of cameras of a similar age and spec to the Lumix DMC-G7 is 0.25s and the longest is 120s.

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Fairly High Display Resolution

The lowest display resolution of digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the Lumix DMC-G7 is 460,000 pixels and the highest is 1,300,000 pixels. The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 has one of the higher display resolutions (1,040,000 pixel) amongst comparable spec cameras of this age.

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Has Six White Balance Modes

The Lumix DMC-G7 has a greater number of white balance modes than most digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it. This Panasonic camera has an Auto white balance mode, which is the most commonly found white balance mode found on digital cameras that are a similar age to the Lumix DMC-G7. The white balance modes "Cloudy", "Daylight", "Flash", "Incandescent" and "Shade" are also found on this Panasonic digital camera.

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± 5EV (1/3EV Step) Light Exposure Correction

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 has a ± 5EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction which is wider than the ± 3EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction found on most MILC cameras that have been available for more than a year.

A ± 5EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction is in fact the best light exposure correction across all MILC cameras that are a comparable age to the Lumix DMC-G7.

A ± 3EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction is the worst light exposure correction amongst similar types of digital camera.

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Very Small Minimum ISO Speed

Across all the similar spec cameras that have been around for more than a year the minimum ISO speed range from 50 to 1,600, and the average minimum ISO speed is 190. The Lumix DMC-G7 has one of the smaller minimum ISO speed (only 100) amongst cameras of this age.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Lumix DMC-G7 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the video resolution of the most common maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

A 3840 x 2160 pixels maximum video resolution is actually the best video resolution amongst all MILC cameras that have been around for more than a year.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels maximum video resolution is the worst video resolution amongst similar types of digital camera.

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±2EV (1/2, 1/3 EV Step) Flash Exposure Correction

This camera has a ±3EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step) flash exposure correction, which is typical of many cameras that are a similar age to it.

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Quite Long Maximum Focal Length

The shortest maximum focal length of similar spec cameras that are a comparable age to the Lumix DMC-G7 is 30mm and the longest is 300mm. With a maximum focal length of 280 millimeters, the Lumix DMC-G7 has a quite long maximum focal length compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the Lumix DMC-G7.

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Supports Ten ISO Speeds

The Lumix DMC-G7 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to it. This camera supports 25 and 600 ISO speeds, which is the most frequently supported ISO speed supported by cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Lumix DMC-G7. The ISO speeds "100", "200", "400", "800", "1600", "3200", "6400", "12800" and "Auto" are also supported by this digital camera.

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9 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

Like most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to the Lumix DMC-G7, the Lumix DMC-G7 does not have a built-in flash.

We think you might also be interested in alternative cameras which also have a built-in flash including the Samsung NX500[plb_2747846_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Not Waterproof

The Lumix DMC-G7 is not waterproof. Most of the other cameras that came out more than a year ago are also not waterproof.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabiliser

The Lumix DMC-G7 does not have an image stabiliser. Most of the other comparable spec cameras that were launched around the same time as the Lumix DMC-G7 also do not have an image stabiliser.

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Does Not Have a GPS

The Lumix DMC-G7 does not have a GPS, although this is within the context that most of the other digital cameras of this age and spec also do not have a GPS.

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Quite Low Megapixel Count

The Lumix DMC-G7 has a quite low megapixel count (only 16 megapixels) compared to most of the other digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-G7. The megapixel counts of MILC cameras that are a similar age to the Lumix DMC-G7 range from 12MP to 29MP.

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Only Has Three Shooting Modes

The Lumix DMC-G7 has a greater number of shooting modes than most comparable spec digital cameras that were released around the same time as it. This Panasonic camera has an Auto shooting mode, which is the most frequently found shooting mode found on cameras of this spec and age. The shooting modes "Manual" and "Movie" are also found on this digital camera.

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Only 1712 X 1712 Still Image Resolution

The Lumix DMC-G7 has a higher still image resolution than most digital cameras of this type and age. This Panasonic digital camera has a 1712 x 1712 still image resolution, whereas most comparable spec digital cameras that came out around the same time as it have a 5472 x 3648 still image resolution. This camera also have still image resolutions of [4:3] 4592x3448(L) / 3232x2424(M) / 2272x1704(S) / 1824x1368, [3:2] 4592x3064(L) / 3232x2160(M) / 2272x1520(S) / 1824x1216 and [16:9] 4592x2584(L) / 3840x2160(M) / 1920x1080(S) / 1824x1024 and 1:1] 3424x3424(L) / 2416x2416(M) / 1712x1712(S) / 1712x1712. Across all digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-G7 the best still image resolution is 6016 x 4000 and the worst is 640 x 360.

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Very Small Eye Relief

At only 17.5 millimeters, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 has a fairly small eye relief compared to most of the other cameras of this age and type. Across all the MILC cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the Lumix DMC-G7 the eye relief range from 17mm to 23mm.

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Very Thick

With a depth of 77.4 millimeters, the Lumix DMC-G7 is quite thick compared to most of the other MILC cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-G7. Digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the Lumix DMC-G7 have depths of between 28mm and 78mm.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7

Released Over a Year Ago

Panasonic released the Lumix DMC-G7 over a year ago.

Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 3 inches, the Lumix DMC-G7 has a relatively average screen size compared to most of the other cameras of this age and spec.

There are a number of other 3" screen digital cameras currently available which you might want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Samsung NX500[plb_2747846_price].

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SD Memory Card

This digital camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory card, which is typical of many cameras that are a comparable age to it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

Other digital cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory currently available which you might also want to look at include the NX500[pl_2747846_price], or the NX500[pl_2747846_price] both from Samsung which has better reviews.

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Average Weight

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 has a pretty average weight (360 grams) compared to most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age.

Alternative cameras with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the Samsung NX500[plb_2747846_price] (285g) which is also higher rated.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Lumix DMC-G7 has a relatively standard digital zoom (4 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel Count
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution
Maximum Image Resolution
Aspect Ratio
Image Format
Full-Frame Sensor Size
Total Megapixel Count
Image Stabilizer
Aspect Ratio
Design
Waterproof
Colour
Body Material
Lens System
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture
Minimum Aperture
Maximum Focal Length
Minimum Focal Length
Focal Length Range
Lens
Lens Structure
Lens Mount Interface
Aspheric Element
Diaphragm Blades
Filter Size
Focusing
Auto Focus
Closest Focusing Distance
Focus
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Mode
ISO Speed
Maximum ISO Speed
Minimum ISO Speed
Light Metering Mode
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
Camera Shutter
Flash
Flash Mode
Flash Sync-Speed
Flash Exposure Correction
Shoe Mounting Point
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Video Format
Analog Signal Format
Video Resolution
Resolution and Capture Speed
HD Type
Audio
Audio Format
Audio System
Memory
Memory Card
Internal Memory
Display
Screen Size
Display
Field of View
Display Resolution
Second Display
Display Aspect Ratio
Viewfinder
Lens Magnification Ratio
Viewfinder
Ports & Interfaces
USB Connector Type
HDMI Connector
USB Version
Camera
White Balance Mode
Shooting Mode
Photo Effect
Self-Timer
Maximum Playback Zoom
Image Editing Mode
Camera File System
Playback Mode
Built-In Processor
Diopter Adjustment
Eye Relief
Scene Mode
On Screen Display Language
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Lens Weight
Lens Length
Lens Diameter
Weight Including Battery
Battery
Power Source
Battery
Battery Capacity
Shot Per Battery Charge
Battery Voltage
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Relative Humidity Operating Range
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Networking
Near Field Communication
Wireless LAN Type
Data Network
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Interface
Dimension
Focal Length
Camera Shutter Speed Range
3D Mode
USB Cable
Aspect Ratio
Technical Details
Magnification
Image Processor
Continuous Shooting
Continuous Shooting Speed (max)
3D Shooting
Display Diagonal
Battery Life
Built-In WiFi
Other Features
Audio Recording Format
Housing Material
Auto Focus
Lens Cap Included

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(57)
31 December 2015

Courtesy of a detailed knowledge of the bokeh characteristics of its lenses, Panasonic can determine the direction and magnitude of the focus adjustment needed to obtain a focus lock, much as does...

12 November 2015

Photo answers review Photo answers rating Camera brands have been hard at work, inventing new ways to simplify the photo-taking process. Panasonic's latest 4K technology pushes the idea that...

17 September 2015

There are few things that can get a man's heart pumping like a new camera and a legendary car race to test it out at. Or at least that's how I felt when I got a chance to take the Panasonic Lumix... Read more…

16 September 2015

With things hotting up considerably in the mirrorless camera market, a mild upgrade was never going to cut it, especially in the light of MFT rival Olympus's Mark II E-M5, but Panasonic has taken...

8 September 2015

While I certainly wouldn't call £680 dirt cheap, it's not at all bad for what you get with the Panasonic Lumix G7. It's a lightweight interchangeable lens camera with above average low light...

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User Reviews

(82)
Reviewed 19 July 2015 by Chostard
(Verified Purchase)

Wanted a small camera to lug around when travelling. Coming from Nikon Dslr I also wanted something with good/better video. This camera is unbeatable for my purpose. Light/small easy to use, great... Read more…

Reviewed 31 August 2015 by Mocee
Mocee would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7

Have always been faithful to Canon but this little camera has made me change my ways. Incredibly portable, super sharp images, and video capability have made me realize my dslr days are over. I... Read more…

Reviewed 6 July 2015 by MikeyBNguyen
MikeyBNguyen would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 (Verified Purchase)

This camera is touted as the baby brother to the GH4 and it's right in the ballpark. LCD and EVF is bright and crisp. And like it's bigger sibling, it maintains the CineLike D and CineLike V modes... Read more…

Reviewed 31 August 2015 by Annie
Annie would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 (Verified Purchase)

I have been a DLSR Nikon user for 8 years. Over time, I have felt the weight in that camera and lenses that it had become harder and harder to carry around. It also began to hurt my back and... Read more…

Reviewed 5 July 2015 by Mar2jeter
Mar2jeter would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 (Verified Purchase)

This camera might not have all the features the GH4 has but it does add a lot of features for the price. I took some excellent pictures yesterday with my Nocticron 42.5 mm lens and the quality and... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic kit4, panasonic dmcg7, panasonic w1442, panasonic kit4k, panasonic w1442m, panasonic dmcg7e, panasonic dmcg7h, panasonic dmcg7k, panasonic n135785, panasonic dmcg7ks, panasonic w1442mm, panasonic dmcg7kk, panasonic dmcg7eb, panasonic dmcg7hk, panasonic p016208g, panasonic dmcg7ebk, panasonic dmcg7hkg, panasonic n135785w, panasonic lumixdmcg7, panasonic lumixdmcg7e, panasonic lumixdmcg7eb, panasonic lumixdmcg7ebk
Barcodes 00616639702613, 00635131600852, 00840014161713, 00841434102331, 00841434102348, 00841434102355, 00841434102386, 00885170152694, 00885170250710, 00885170250727, 00885170254091, 05025232826513, 05025232826537, 05025232826643, 05025232826674, 05025232826827, 05025232826834, 05025232826841, 05025232826889, 05025232826896, 05025232826902, 05025232826919

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