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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 Digital Camera

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MILC 16MP 1.39x Jul 2014
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Twenty-Five Industry Awards

This Panasonic digital camera has received twenty-five awards from expert review sites.

The experts at eight expert review sites all concluded that they would endorse this camera. Trusted Reviews, Digitallife.se, Smartson.se, Akam.no, Pocket Lint, Focus-numerique.fr, Hardwarezone.com.ph and Fotovideo.nu all gave this digital camera a "Recommended" award.

The editors of Ephotozine, CNET.com.au, Macworld.co.uk, Photoreview.com.au, Cnetfrance.fr, Reviewed.com and Fotomaniak.pl all thought that this MILC digital camera was excellent and gave it their "Editor's Choice" award.

Ljudochbild.se and Lydogbillede.dk both strongly endorse this digital camera and have given it their "Highly Recommended" award.

In addition, this MILC digital camera received a "Silver" award from DP Review who decided it was very good and the editor of What Digital Camera concluded that it was exceptional and gave it a "Gold" award. In addition, the editor of Pcauthority.com.au gave this Panasonic camera "" award and thought it was good.

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Expert Reviews Are Good

Based on fifty-six expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, DP Review and Ephotozine this Panasonic camera has an average expert rating of 87%. If all the MILC cameras that came out more than two years ago are ranked by average expert review score then this digital camera is in the top 12%.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

A number of Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 owners said in their reviews that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 had a good viewfinder. Photoreview.com.au wrote three years ago “The GX7 also offers an additional body that can be added to an Olympus system where, with its built-in viewfinder” and scored it 4 stars. Dp Review said on DP Review “Builtin electronic viewfinder that tilts to 90” in their review of this digital camera. Brisbanetimes.com.au mentioned in their review three years ago “Colour noise in highISO shots, some viewfinder activation lag, continuous autofocus still not quite there, accidental focus point adjustment via touchscreen, soso battery life, pinpoint AF requires do” .

Some Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 reviewers wrote that this digital camera had an electronic viewfinder. Two years ago expert website Firstpost.com wrote in their review “A high-res EVF which can tilt”. Brisbanetimes.com.au wrote in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 three years ago “Builtin tiltable EVF”. Brisbanetimes.com.au also mentioned “Classleading EVF”.

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 reviewers reckoned that this digital camera was mirrorless. Cameralabs.com mentioned on expert website Camera Labs “Panasonic Lumix GX7 review-in-progress The Panasonic Lumix GX7 is a mirrorless camera based on the Micro Four Thirds standard”. Expert website Firstpost.com said two years ago “It can be safely said that the mirrorless interchangeable lens camera market is looking” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 review.

A number of people wrote in their reviews that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 had a good screen.

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Good Quality Pictures

Several people who reviewed it agreed that it was able to produce good images. Two years ago Pcmag.com mentioned on expert review site PC Mag “The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 is a mirrorless camera that delivers excellent images.”. Trustedreviews.com wrote on Trusted Reviews three years ago “Exemplary touchscreen LCD, that takes great photos, too”. Dp Review wrote on DP Review “Photos have pleasing color and sharpness, with little detail smudging”.

Six Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 reviewers said in their reviews that the product had a good picture resolution. Dp Review wrote in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 on DP Review “5.3fps continuous shooting”. Dp Review also wrote “High resolution, tiltable electronic viewfinder”. Dp Review also wrote “Slower than average continuous shooting speeds”.

Some people who purchased it wrote that it had a good image sensor. Photographyblog.com said “A FourThirds sized 16-megapixel Digital Live MOS sensor, built-in pop-up flash” in their review and rated it as excellent. Three years ago expert website Dxomark.com wrote “Features a new, improved 16-Mpix sensor”.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 reviewer concluded that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 had a good ISO range. Dp Review said “Detailed high ISO images” in their review. One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 reviewer who purchased the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 thought it was good in low light. Dp Review wrote in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 review on DP Review “Low Light AF is noticeably slower”.

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Good Quality Lens

A number of customers said that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 had a good autofocus. Expert review site Toptenreviews.com mentioned in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 review “The camera has an ultra-fast sensor shift mechanism, advanced auto focus controls and an HDMI interface”. Dp Review wrote on DP Review “Speedy autofocus” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7. Dp Review also mentioned “Quick autofocus and shottoshot speeds”.

Some people reckoned that it had a good image stabiliser. Expert review site Neocamera.com rated the product 80 out of 100 and wrote three years ago “For the first time, one of their mirrorless camera offers built-in stabilization, opening photographic possibilities” in their review.

One person mentioned that it had a good lens. Digitalversus.com wrote on expert review site Digital Versus “The Lumix GX7 can't fail to please, as Panasonic has ticked all the right boxes with this interchangeable lens compact”. One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 owner who bought it considered that it had a good zoom.

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Good Technical Features

Several people wrote in their reviews that this digital camera had good features. Ephotozine.com mentioned in their review on Ephotozine “Have a similar set of features, such as 9fps continuous shoot”. Ephotozine.com also said “The Panasonic Lumix GX7 offers some unique new features, including an extremely high resolution tilting electronic viewfinder”. Photographyblog.com gave it a score of 5 stars and said on expert website PhotographyBlog.com “The Panasonic GX7 features the world's first built-in 90-degree tilt-able Live View Finder (LVF”.

Robust

A number of Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 owners who reviewed it agreed that it was well made. Ephotozine.com mentioned on Ephotozine “A high resolution 3inch tilting touch screen, as well as built in sensor-shift image stabilisation” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 review. Expertreviews.co.uk said on Expert Reviews “Optical stabilisation is built into the sensor, so it'll work with any lens” in their review of this digital camera. Two years ago Dp Review said on DP Review “Solid metal build, angle adjustable eye level viewfinder” in their review of this digital camera.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 owner who purchased the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 concluded that it was reliable. Brisbanetimes.com.au said “Reliable metering” in their review.

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Nice Design

A few Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 owners who reviewed the product said that it was good looking. Expert review site Expertreviews.co.uk said two years ago “Stylish, highly accomplished” and scored the product 80 out of 100. Expert review site Reviewed.com gave the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 a rating of 5 stars and mentioned “OM-D cameras hearken back to the company's rich history of film cameras, while Panasonic has created a unique modern style for their cameras”. Expert website Techradar.com/au/ wrote “It has a pretty comprehensive feature set in a relatively small body, although it is a little chunkier than the Panasonic GX1 th”.

Some Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 reviewers who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it was a good design. Dp Review mentioned on DP Review “Nimble shooting feel and design” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7. Dp Review also wrote “Compact design”. Dp Review also wrote “Excellent design and handling”.

A number of people agreed that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 was smooth. Dp Review mentioned on DP Review “Smooth video” in their review of this digital camera. Dp Review also mentioned “Tilting rear LCD, very quiet operation, smooth zoom action”.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 reviewer who purchased the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 said that it was retro. Two years ago Dp Review wrote in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 “Sharp retro design and solid build”.

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Good Size

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 owners thought the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 was compact. Pcmag.com wrote “It also manages to squeeze a tilting EVF into its svelte body” and scored it 80 out of 100. Photographyblog.com said “The Lumix DMC-GX7 is Panasonic's new compact system camera for keen prosumers” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7. Expert review site Trustedreviews.com gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars and wrote in their review of this digital camera “An advanced compact system camera (CSC) aimed squarely at enthusiast photographers, not the mainstream like the recent Lumix G”.

Good Product Quality

Several people mentioned in their reviews that the product was good quality. Three years ago expert website Cnet.com.au said in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 review “This is Panasonic's flagship ILC thus far, bringing excellent image quality and a very fleshed-out feature set to the range” and rated it 4 stars. Dp Review wrote “Great picture quality”. Dp Review also said “Very good video quality, recording Full HD at frame rates up to 60p”.

Easy to Use

A number of people who bought it reckoned that it was easy to use. Three years ago Pocket-Lint.com wrote on expert website Pocket Lint “It's a pleasure to use and it produces some excellent shots”. Expert review site Brisbanetimes.com.au said “Is a pleasure to use”.

Some people wrote in their reviews that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 was easy to handle. Firstpost.com mentioned “It has everything going for it – beautiful build, great handling” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 and gave it a rating of 4 stars.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 reviewer who bought the product concluded that it had a good interface. Dpreview.com wrote on DP Review “A highly customizable interface, plenty of useful features” in their review. One person wrote in their reviews that the product was comfortable and easy to hold. Three years ago Brisbanetimes.com.au wrote in their review “Comfy handgrip and quality finish”.

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Good Brand

Based on 7,428 owner and expert reviews, Panasonic has good reviews for its cameras. Panasonic also has good reviews specifically for its MILC cameras compared to other manufacturers.

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Good Video Capture

Some Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 reviewers said in their reviews that it was good for video recording. Expert review site Neocamera.com wrote in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 three years ago “It can record full 1080p HD video at 60 FPS”. Dpreview.com said in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 review “The Panasonic GX7 is a full-featured mirrorless camera that offers very good photo and video quality”. Three years ago expert review site Photoxels.com said “The latter is used to capture full 1080p HD video at 60 FPS”.

Acceptable Noise Level

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 owners who reviewed this digital camera thought it was quiet. Dp Review wrote “Silent electronic shutter option” . Expert review site Firstpost.com mentioned “The silent mode, although l”.

One person said that it was noisy. Ephotozine.com wrote on expert review site Ephotozine “The Panasonic Lumix GX7 came with some bold claims, including better noise performance than the Olympus OM-D E-M5” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7.

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Good Connectivity

A number of customers agreed that it was wifi compatible. Telegraph.co.uk said in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 “Some have WiFi built in so you can send images to social networking sites, while compact system cameras offer the high-quality image capabilities of DSLRs”. Expert review site Dxomark.com mentioned three years ago “Rear screen plus built-in WIFI connectivity” in their review.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 reviewer who reviewed it said that it was good in terms of connectivity. Expert review site Firstpost.com mentioned “An overdose of features, wireless connectivity, great image quality” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7.

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Good Support

Several customers mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had good technical guidance. Two years ago Dp Review said “Manual focus is particularly easy to use” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 review. Techradar.com/au/ wrote “Buying Guide Best compact system camera Panasonic's GX7 is nice” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 review. Brisbanetimes.com.au wrote in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 “Builtin electronic viewfinder, decent build quality, superfast autofocus speed, decent image qualty, fully usercustomisable, responsive touchscreen controls, manual focus override with focus peaking w”.

Good Flash

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 owners thought it had a good flash. Two years ago Dp Review wrote “Weak builtin flash” in their review.

3D Compatible

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 is 3D compatible. Most of the other MILC cameras that were released around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GX7 are not 3D compatible.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other 3D compatible cameras currently available including the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3[plb_1869201_price] which has better reviews.

If you want a digital camera that is 3D compatible then you might also want to consider the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6[plb_2147371_price].

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Supports WiFi Connectivity

Unlike most of the other MILC cameras that were launched more than two years ago which do not support WiFi connectivity, the Lumix DMC-GX7 supports WiFi connectivity.

Alternative cameras which support WiFi connectivity currently available which you might also want to consider include the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM1[plb_2070627_price], or the Sony Alpha A5100[plb_2417436_price] which has better reviews.

We think you might also be interested in other cameras which also support WiFi connectivity including the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF6[plb_2147371_price].

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Supports Video Recording

supports video recording

Unlike most of the other cameras of a comparable type and age to the Lumix DMC-GX7 which do not support video recording, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 supports video recording.

We compared this camera to all the other digital cameras which support video recording and we think because of it's better review score, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3[plb_1869201_price] is also worth considering.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

Like most of the other MILC cameras that have been on the market for more than two years, the Lumix DMC-GX7 has a built-in flash.

We compared all the other digital cameras with a built-in flash to this digital camera and we think because of it's better review score, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3[plb_1869201_price] is also worth considering.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

Like most of the other digital cameras that came out more than two years ago, the Lumix DMC-GX7 supports Full HD video.

We compared this camera to all the other digital cameras which support Full HD video and we think the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3[plb_1869201_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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SD Memory Card

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

We compared all the other cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory to this camera and we think because of it's better review score, the Pen E-PL5[pl_1840381_price], and the Pen E-PL5[pl_1840381_price] both from Olympus is also worth considering.

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MOS Sensor Type

This camera has a Live MOS sensor type, which is typical of many cameras that came out around the same time as it.

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Supports Three Image Formats

The number of supported image formats on the Lumix DMC-GX7 is more than most digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. This Panasonic camera supports a JPG image format, which is the most commonly supported image format supported by digital cameras of a comparable age and type to the Lumix DMC-GX7. The image formats "MPO" and "RAW" are also supported by this camera.

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Fairly High JPEG Frame Rate

At 60 frames per second, the Lumix DMC-GX7 has a quite high JPEG frame rate compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that came out more than two years ago. Digital cameras that are a similar age to the Lumix DMC-GX7 have JPEG frame rates of between 24fps and 60fps.

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Fairly Long Maximum Camera Shutter Speed

The Lumix DMC-GX7 has one of the longer maximum camera shutter speeds (60 seconds) amongst cameras of this age. Cameras of a comparable age and type to the Lumix DMC-GX7 have maximum camera shutter speeds of between 0.25s and 240s.

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Fairly High Maximum ISO Speed

The maximum ISO speeds of MILC cameras that are a comparable age to the Lumix DMC-GX7 range from 1,600 to 410,000, and the average maximum ISO speed is 25,000. The Lumix DMC-GX7 has one of the higher maximum ISO speeds (25,600) amongst digital cameras of this age.

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Very High Display Resolution

With a display resolution of 1,040,000 pixel, the Lumix DMC-GX7 has a fairly high display resolution compared to most of the other cameras that have been available for a similar time to the Lumix DMC-GX7. Across all the cameras of this age and spec the display resolutions range from 33 pixels to 1,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 750,000 pixels.

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Has Six White Balance Modes

The number of white balance modes found on the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 is more than most MILC cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This Panasonic digital camera has an Auto white balance mode, which is the most commonly found white balance mode found on digital cameras that were released more than two years ago. The white balance modes "Cloudy", "Daylight", "Flash", "Incandescent" and "Shade" are also found on this Panasonic camera.

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4592 X 3448 Still Image Resolution

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 has a higher still image resolution than most cameras of this spec and age. This Panasonic camera has a 4592 x 3448 still image resolution, whereas most digital cameras of this age and type have a 1920 x 1080 still image resolution. In addition, this camera have still image resolutions of 4592x3448, 3232x2424, 2272x1704, 1824x1368, 4592x3064, 3232x2160, 2272x1520, 1824x1216, 4592x2584, 3232x1824, 1920x1080, 1824x1024, 3424x3424 and 2416x2416 and 1712x1712. The best still image resolution of all MILC cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GX7 is 12416 x 1856 and the worst is 1024 x 768.

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

The Lumix DMC-GX7 has a wider light exposure correction than most digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to it. This camera has a ± 5EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction, whereas most cameras of a similar spec and age to it have a ± 3EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction. Across all digital cameras of a similar spec and age to the Lumix DMC-GX7 the best light exposure correction is ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step) and the worst is ± 2EV (1/3EV step).

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Has Four Shooting Modes

The Lumix DMC-GX7 has a greater number of shooting modes than most MILC cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it. This camera has a Manual shooting mode, which is the most frequently found shooting mode found on MILC cameras that are a similar age to the Lumix DMC-GX7. The shooting modes "Aperture priority", "Program" and "Shutter priority" are also found on this Panasonic camera.

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Supports Nine ISO Speeds

The number of ISO speeds supported by the Lumix DMC-GX7 is more than most cameras of a similar age and type to it. This camera supports a 200 ISO speed, which is the most frequently supported ISO speed supported by similar spec cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Lumix DMC-GX7. The ISO speeds "125", "400", "800", "1600", "3200", "6400", "12800" and "25600" are also supported by this Panasonic camera.

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Has Two Image Editing Modes

The number of image editing modes found on the Lumix DMC-GX7 is more than most comparable spec digital cameras that are a similar age to it. This camera has a Rotating image editing mode, which is the most frequently found image editing mode found on cameras that were launched around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GX7. The image editing mode "Crop" is also found on this Panasonic digital camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera supports a video resolution of 1280 x 720|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to it. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

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Has Four Light Exposure Modes

The number of light exposure modes found on the Lumix DMC-GX7 is more than most cameras of this age and type. This digital camera has a Manual light exposure mode, which is the most commonly found light exposure mode found on digital cameras of this type and age. The light exposure modes "Aperture priority AE", "Auto" and "Shutter priority AE" are also found on this Panasonic camera.

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Auto Focus

This digital camera has an Auto/Manual focus, which is the most frequently found focus on cameras of this age and type.

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11 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a GPS

Like most of the other MILC cameras that were released around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GX7, the Lumix DMC-GX7 does not have a GPS.

There are a number of other digital cameras which also have a GPS which you might want to consider including the Samsung NX300[plb_2096674_price] which is also higher rated.

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Not Waterproof

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 is not waterproof. Most of the other MILC cameras that were launched around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GX7 are also not waterproof.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabiliser

Like most of the other cameras that were launched around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GX7, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 does not have an image stabiliser.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

The average digital zoom of MILC cameras that are a similar age to the Lumix DMC-GX7 is 11x, and the digital zooms range from 2x to 150x. With a digital zoom of only 4 times zoom factor, the Lumix DMC-GX7 has a fairly small digital zoom compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to the Lumix DMC-GX7.

We compared all the other 4x digital zoom cameras to this camera and we think the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF3[plb_1869201_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If you are looking for a digital camera with a bigger digital zoom then you might want to consider the Sony Alpha A5100[plb_2417436_price] (8x) which is also higher rated.

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Only Features Four Auto Focus

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 has a greater number of auto focusing (AF) modes than most digital cameras of this age and spec. The most commonly featured auto focus is Continuous Auto Focus, but this auto focus is not featured on this digital camera. The auto focus Contrast Detection Auto Focus, Face detection, Single Auto Focus and Tracking Auto Focus are also featured on this camera.

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Only 1.3 HDMI Version

This digital camera supports a 1.3c HDMI version, which is typical of many digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Only 23 Auto Focus Points

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 is a 23 auto focus point camera. Most of the other MILC cameras that have been on the market for more than two years have between 11 and 246 auto focus points.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

The average battery capacity of cameras of this age and spec is 1,300mAh, and the battery capacities range from 680mAh to 4,400mAh. At only 1,025 milliampere * hour, the Lumix DMC-GX7 has a fairly small battery capacity compared to most of the other MILC cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Only 320 Shots Per Battery Charge

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 is a digital camera that takes 320 shots shots per battery charge.

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Thick

The average depth of MILC cameras that came out more than two years ago is 44mm, and the depths range from 22mm to 95mm. At 54.6 millimeters, the Lumix DMC-GX7 is quite thick compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Long Minimum Focal Length

Across all the cameras of this age and spec the minimum focal lengths range from 10mm to 80mm. With a minimum focal length of 40 millimeters, the Lumix DMC-GX7 has a very long minimum focal length compared to most of the other MILC cameras that were released around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GX7.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7

Released Over Two Years Ago

This digital camera was released over two years ago.

Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 3 inches, the Lumix DMC-GX7 has a fairly typical screen size compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and spec to the Lumix DMC-GX7.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative 3" screen digital cameras currently available including the Olympus Pen E-PL5[plb_1840381_price] which has better reviews.

If this MILC digital camera screen size is too small for you then you might also want to consider the Samsung NX300[plb_2096674_price] (3.31") which is also higher rated.

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Average Megapixel Count

The Lumix DMC-GX7 has a fairly typical megapixel count (16 megapixels) compared to most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the Lumix DMC-GX7.

If this MILC digital camera megapixel count is not high enough for you then you might also want to consider the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4[plb_2173892_price] (16.05MP) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Weight

The Lumix DMC-GX7 has a relatively standard weight (360 grams) compared to most of the other MILC cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GX7.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel Count
Sensor Type
Optical Sensor Size
Still Image Resolution
Maximum Image Resolution
Aspect Ratio
Image Format
Full-Frame Sensor Size
Total Megapixel Count
Image Stabilizer
Aspect Ratio
Image Sensor Size
Design
Waterproof
Colour
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture
Minimum Aperture
Maximum Focal Length
Minimum Focal Length
Focal Length Range
Fixed Focal Length
Lens Structure
Lens Mount Interface
Aspheric Element
Diaphragm Blades
Filter Size
Focusing
Auto Focus
Closest Focusing Distance
Auto Focus Point
Focus
Focus Mode
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
Shutter Speed Setting
Camera Shutter
Flash
Flash Mode
Flash Guide
Flash Sync-Speed
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
JPEG Frame Rate
Video Format
Analog Signal Format
Video Resolution
Resolution and Capture Speed
HD Type
Audio
Audio Format
Audio System
Memory
Memory Card
Internal Memory
Memory Slot
Display
Screen Size
Display
Field of View
Display Resolution
Display Aspect Ratio
Viewfinder
Lens Magnification Ratio
Viewfinder
Ports & Interfaces
USB Connector Type
HDMI Connector
USB Version
HDMI Version
USB Connector
Camera
GPS
White Balance Mode
Shooting Mode
Photo Effect
Self-Timer
Image Editing Mode
Camera File System
Playback Mode
Diopter Adjustment
Scene Mode
Display Language
On Screen Display Language
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Lens Weight
Lens Length
Lens Diameter
Weight Including Battery
Battery
Power Source
Battery
Supported Battery
Battery Size
Battery Capacity
Shot Per Battery Charge
Battery Voltage
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature Range
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Operating Temperature Range
System Requirements
Windows Operating System
Packaging Content
Bundled Software
Included Cable
Networking
Wireless LAN Type
Other Features
Interface
Dimension
Focal Length
Camera Shutter Speed Range
Flash Guide Number (ISO 100)
3D Mode
Accessories
Aspect Ratio
Technical Details
Continuous Shooting
Continuous Shooting Speed (max)
3D Shooting
Display Diagonal
Battery Life
Other Features
Audio Recording Format
Auto Focus
Lens Cap Included

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Expert Reviews

(102)
19 August 2015

What could be better than one Lumix camera to test? A second one ? to make comparisons, and having the DMC-G7 and DMC-GX8 go head to head revealed something interesting, though not entirely... Read more…

11 June 2015

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 Digital Camera offers real-time video recordings and true-to-life images. The camera has an ultra-fast sensor shift mechanism, advanced auto focus controls and an HDMI... Read more…

27 November 2014

One of the most significant developments in digital photography has been the introduction of mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras...

Speedy autofocus
5.3fps continuous shooting
Detailed high ISO images
In-body image stabilization
Tilting EVF and touch-screen
Pricey
JPG images on the noisy side
No mic input
Not the smallest system camera
Weak builtin flash
26 November 2014

Stylish, highly accomplished and brimming with features, the DMC-GX7 is a stunning CSC...

8 July 2014

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 is a mirrorless camera that delivers excellent images, but it doesn't quite earn Editors' Choice honors...

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User Reviews

(3)
Reviewed 29 July 2014 by PicturePerfect

Excellent camera which produces high quality pictures due to the ability to attach better quality lens than that on a "super zoom " camera. A plenitude of adjusts of the controls if you so wish... Read more…

Reviewed 24 July 2015 by Sean1001

This is such a nice camera to use and easy to use, plus some great customisable options. Only problem for me was I never managed to get a jpeg look I liked, there are plenty of adjustments... Read more…

Reviewed 15 December 2013 by JC H.
(Verified Purchase)

I am *not* a photographer. I am a guy who takes pictures. I could not tell you what makes one great over another, so this is all layman perspective. That said, this is the first camera I've had... Read more…

Has lots of buttons
Sends pics via wifi to your computer if you like
Fast
Takes good photos
Completely silent (with proper setting enabled
Has too many buttons
Wifi setup obnoxious
Manual is a 150-page booklet for starters followed by a 600 page PDF. Really A grand I spend and you can't print the ruddy thing out for me
Poor battery life. 350 shots on a 1Ah battery makes me sad

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hfs14140, hfs14140k, panasonic dmcgx7, panasonic dmcgx7c, panasonic dmcgx7k, panasonic dmcgx7kk, panasonic dmcgx7ks, panasonic 5025232754700
Barcodes 00017856326895, 00616932804694, 00617689589544, 00885170153936, 00885170173170, 00885170250710, 04010869238960, 04010869247443, 05025232654161, 05025232754236, 05025232754243, 05025232754267, 05025232754274, 05025232754281, 05025232754342, 05025232754359, 05025232754366, 05025232754373, 05025232754380, 05025232754496, 05025232754502, 05025232754519, 05025232754533, 05025232754557, 05025232754564, 05025232754571, 05025232754588, 05025232754694, 05025232754700, 05054230950395

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