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Panasonic DMC-GX1 Digital Camera

MILC 16MP Live MOS Aug 2013
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The New Digital Compact System Camera DMC-GX1 Superb Image Quality and Performance Combined with a Premium Design Panasonic is pleased to announce the addition of the DMC-GX1 interchangeable... More
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29 Reasons For

Good User Reviews

On average, based on 48 user reviews this camera has an overall user rating of 89%.

Good Quality Lens

Eight people who purchased this digital camera thought it had a good lens. Christopher Reynolds mentioned in his review “Nice camera, big lens” and gave the Panasonic DMC-GX1 a rating of 4 stars. Mr. M. Kostyrka wrote in their Panasonic DMC-GX1 review four years ago “The body and kit 14-42mm lens easily go into much smaller bag than you would need for even the smallest Nikon with a zoom lens” and gave the Panasonic DMC-GX1 a rating of 5 stars. Mr. R. A. Walker mentioned “I use it with my Olympus 9-18mm wide angle lens, & I get very good photos” in their review.

Several customers who reviewed it reckoned that it had a good autofocus. So8 said on Amazon “Autofocus is very fast and I can't really fault the camera full stop” in their Panasonic DMC-GX1 review.

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Good Quality Pictures

Several Panasonic DMC-GX1 owners who purchased it concluded that it was able to produce good images. Four years ago Ian W. mentioned “The Panasonic has been great so far, lots of sharp pictures and very quick reponse, nice video”. Lancelot mentioned “In reality how often does that happen? I can happily crop and print images from this camera at A3”. Mr. M. Kostyrka said “Am impressed with the output- the Panasonic/Leica 25mm gives razor sharp images at 1.4, also the 20mm 1.7” in their review of the Panasonic DMC-GX1 and gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars.

A number of people who reviewed it considered that it had a good picture resolution. Mr. M. Kostyrka mentioned in their review “All in all everything is close to hand and I quickly got into shooting with this camera”. Zapflash wrote in their Panasonic DMC-GX1 review “Only in the darkness there is a decent loss of resolution” .

One Panasonic DMC-GX1 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had a good ISO range. Four years ago Theprof mentioned on Amazon “1) the 16MP sensor in this camera has far better high ISO performance and lower shadow noise than the 12MP sensor in the GF1, G1, G2, EP-2, etc” in their review.

One Panasonic DMC-GX1 owner reckoned that this digital camera had a good image sensor.

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Robust

A few Panasonic DMC-GX1 owners who purchased it considered that it was well made. Reviewser rated this digital camera 80 out of 100 and mentioned in their Panasonic DMC-GX1 review “The build quality is immense”. So8 wrote four years ago “Is really well made” in their review of this digital camera. Theprof said “While being reassuringly familiar to GF1 owners - it looks very similar and feels very solidly built” in their Panasonic DMC-GX1 review.

Nice Design

Three customers considered that this digital camera was good looking. N. Collins mentioned in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “Pretty easy to use”. Reviewser scored it 4 stars and mentioned in their review of the Panasonic DMC-GX1 on Amazon “The beautiful thing about this device is how it slides right in the middle of a DSLR”.

One Panasonic DMC-GX1 owner said in their reviews that it was a good design.

One Panasonic DMC-GX1 reviewer said in their reviews that the product was neat. Theprof said “Photoshop plugins such as Neat Image or my current favourite, Topaz DeNoise.” in their review of this digital camera and gave the product a rating of 4 stars.

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Good Size

Some Panasonic DMC-GX1 owners mentioned in their reviews that the Panasonic DMC-GX1 was compact. Three years ago Lancelot mentioned in their review of the Panasonic DMC-GX1 on Amazon “Both are pretty compact compared to my previously owned Canon 7D.”. Mr. M. Kostyrka mentioned “Excellent, compact, photographers camera” in their review of the Panasonic DMC-GX1. Mr. M. Kostyrka also wrote “When I say compact I don't mean tiny like the average point”.

A few customers agreed that it was a good body shape. Mr. M. Kostyrka wrote in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “Still excellent- remember the GX1 body is half the price of the Olympus offering”. Mr. M. Kostyrka also wrote “The GX1 body is small enough to carry two bodies to cut down a bit on lens changing in the field”. In the same month Mr. S. J. Morley mentioned in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “I have just ordered another GX-1 so I can have one camera with the 14-45 and the other body can be used with the wide angle or longer 14-175 lens”.

Several people who reviewed it considered that it was heavy and bulky. Bernerlap wrote in their review of the Panasonic DMC-GX1 on Amazon four years ago “I did quite a bit of photography when I was younger & wanted to get back & join the digital revolution without lugging heavy SLRs around”. Phil said “For some time Ive been looking for a small camera to do this as dont want to cary a heavy camera about all night” in his review of this digital camera. Totnes Nigel gave it a score of 5 stars and mentioned four years ago “It is not heavy”.

One Panasonic DMC-GX1 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was a good size. One Panasonic DMC-GX1 owner mentioned in their reviews that the Panasonic DMC-GX1 was easy to carry around. Mr. S. J. Morley wrote on Amazon “Will be easy to carry around!Very happy indeed!”.

One Panasonic DMC-GX1 reviewer said in their reviews that it was a good weight. Totnes Nigel rated it as very good and mentioned “Obvious good points* Weight/size make it a great camera to carry ar” in their review of this digital camera.

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Good Product Quality

A few people who reviewed the product considered that it was good quality. Christopher Reynolds mentioned in his Panasonic DMC-GX1 review “Picture quality is fabulous and most useful functions such as ISO”. Hiace Drifter gave it an excellent rating and wrote on Amazon “The image quality is superb, once you learn how to get the best from it (using the lens sweet spot, accurate focus, etc” in their review. Three years ago Lancelot said on Amazon “This camera and the GH3 plus 3 lenses probably weigh less together! The quality is superb for both stills” in their review of the Panasonic DMC-GX1 and scored the Panasonic DMC-GX1 very highly.

Easy to Use

Eleven Panasonic DMC-GX1 owners who purchased it agreed that it was easy to use. Bernerlap rated the product as very good and wrote “It gives pin sharp photos & is very easy to use”. Christopher Reynolds wrote in his review of the Panasonic DMC-GX1 on Amazon “It feels good in the hand and has endless control”. Ian W. he said in his Panasonic DMC-GX1 review on Amazon “Very quick reponse, nice video and simple to use”.

A number of Panasonic DMC-GX1 reviewers who purchased this digital camera thought it was comfortable and easy to hold. Hiace Drifter said in their Panasonic DMC-GX1 review “I am so glad I switched to micro 4/3! This panasonic is a lovely camera - a classic design, lovely to hold, small enough to slip into a rucksack” and scored the Panasonic DMC-GX1 5 stars. Mr. M. Kostyrka mentioned on Amazon “The camera has a good size to hold onto and has a moderate weight to it” in their review of this digital camera. Reviewser mentioned “Large enough to hold properly and to take proper photos with”.

One Panasonic DMC-GX1 owner said in their reviews that the Panasonic DMC-GX1 was easy to use the menus. Reviewser mentioned “The buttons are where you'd want them to be and the menus are clear! Recommend”.

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Good Video Capture

A few Panasonic DMC-GX1 reviewers said in their reviews that it was good for video recording. Lancelot wrote on Amazon three years ago “Then this camera was a quarter of the price and the video is great quality” in their review of this digital camera. So8 mentioned in their review “I don't use video so can't say what that's like.I have the EVF” and rated it as very good.

Panasonic Has Good Digital Camera Reviews

We calculated the average ratings for all Panasonic digital cameras and also specifically for Panasonic MILC cameras and found that in both cases Panasonic had good ratings compared to other manufacturers.

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Good Screen / Viewfinder

A number of Panasonic DMC-GX1 reviewers said in their reviews that this digital camera had a good screen. Mr. M. Kostyrka said in their review of the Panasonic DMC-GX1 “The body has a touch screen ability”. Otto G wrote in his Panasonic DMC-GX1 review on Amazon “It would get five stars if it had an on/off switch for the touch screen and preferably more consistent touch sensitivity, too”. Theprof rated it 80 out of 100 and wrote in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “The touch screen offers the interesting option to touch for focus”.

One Panasonic DMC-GX1 owner who bought this digital camera concluded that it had a good viewfinder. One customer thought it was mirrorless.

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Good Support

Some Panasonic DMC-GX1 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had good technical guidance. Lancelot scored this digital camera very highly and wrote in their review of the Panasonic DMC-GX1 on Amazon “Its great for full manual shots”. Four years ago Mr. M. Kostyrka scored it 5 stars and wrote on Amazon “Mostly the camera is intuitive to get to grips with without reading the somewhat confusing manual”.

Good Technical Features

A few Panasonic DMC-GX1 reviewers who reviewed it reckoned that it had good features. Lancelot scored this digital camera very highly and mentioned “Print images from this camera at A3 and it has all the features I'm looking for”. Lancelot also wrote “Great build quality and great features”.

Supports Video Capability

supports video capability

The Panasonic DMC-GX1 supports video capability. Most of the other MILC cameras that came out around the same time as the DMC-GX1 do not support video capability.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Panasonic DMC-GX1 has a built-in flash, as do most of the other MILC cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the DMC-GX1.

We compared this camera to all the other digital cameras with a built-in flash and we think the Nikon 1 J4[plb_2510399_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

This digital camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is the most commonly supported compatible memory cards on digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

It may also be worth considering one of the other digital cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory currently available including because of it's better review score, the Olympus PEN E-PL6[plb_2168948_price], or the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM1[plb_2070627_price].

If the memory card type of this MILC digital camera is not good enough for you then you might want to look at the Sony Alpha A7S[plb_2265715_price] (MS PRO Duo|MS Pro-HG Duo|SD|SDHC|SDXC).

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Supports Four Image Formats Supporteds

The DMC-GX1 has a greater number of supported image formats than most cameras of a comparable age and spec to it. This camera supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most frequently supported image formats supported supported by digital cameras of a similar age and type to the DMC-GX1. The image formats supporteds "EXIF", "MPO" and "RAW" are also supported by this Panasonic camera.

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Has Three Image Editings

The Panasonic DMC-GX1 has a greater number of image editing modes than most digital cameras that are a similar age to it. This digital camera has a Rotating image editing, which is the most frequently found image editing found on MILC cameras that were released more than two years ago. The image editings "Crop" and "Resizing" are also found on this Panasonic digital camera.

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Quite Long Slowest Camera Shutter Speed

The slowest camera shutter speeds of digital cameras of this age and type range from 4s to 240s, and the average slowest camera shutter speed is 42s. The DMC-GX1 has a quite long slowest camera shutter speed (60 seconds) compared to most of the other digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the DMC-GX1.

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Has Six White Balances

The DMC-GX1 has a greater number of white balance modes than most comparable spec digital cameras that are a similar age to it. This camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most commonly found white balance found on MILC cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the DMC-GX1. The white balances "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 DMC-GX1 has a ± 5EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction which is wider than the ± 3EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction found on most digital cameras that were launched around the same time as it.

A ± 5EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction is actually the best light exposure correction amongst all cameras of this age and spec.

Amongst similar types of camera the worst light exposure correction is ± 2EV (1/3EV step).

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Has Two Shooting Modess

The number of shooting modes found on the DMC-GX1 is more than most MILC cameras that have been around for more than two years. The most commonly found shooting modes is Manual, but this shooting modes is not found on this Panasonic digital camera. The shooting modess Movie and Scene are also found on this Panasonic camera.

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Four Number of Aspheric Elementss

The Panasonic DMC-GX1 is a four number of aspheric elements camera.

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Supports Nine ISO Sensitivitys

The number of ISO speeds supported by the DMC-GX1 is more than most cameras that are a similar age to it. This digital camera supports a 200 ISO sensitivity, which is the most frequently supported ISO sensitivity supported by comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to the DMC-GX1. The ISO sensitivitys "160", "400", "800", "1600", "3200", "6400", "12800" and "Auto" are also supported by this camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolutions

This camera supports a video resolutions of 640 x 480|720 x 576|1280 x 720|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly supported video resolutions on digital cameras of this spec and age. 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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Features Five Auto Focusing (AF) Modess

The DMC-GX1 has a greater number of auto focusing (AF) modes than most digital cameras of this age and type. This digital camera features a Continuous Auto Focus auto focusing (AF) modes, which is the most commonly featured auto focusing (AF) modes featured on MILC cameras that have been available for around the same time as the DMC-GX1. The auto focusing (AF) modess "Face detection", "Flexible Spot Auto Focus", "Single Auto Focus" and "Tracking Auto Focus" are also featured on this camera.

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Supports One Power Source Type

The DMC-GX1 has a greater number of power sources than most cameras that were launched around the same time as it. This camera supports a Battery power source type, which is the most frequently supported power source type supported by digital cameras that have been around for more than two years.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This camera has an Auto/Manual focus adjustment, which is typical of many MILC cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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Supports Two Audio Formats Supporteds

The DMC-GX1 has a greater number of audio formats than most MILC cameras that were launched more than two years ago. The most commonly supported audio formats supported is AAC++, but this audio formats supported is not supported by this Panasonic camera. The audio formats supporteds AAC and LPCM are also supported by this camera.

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15 Reasons Against

Unacceptable Noise Level

One Panasonic DMC-GX1 owner who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it was not noisy.

Does Not Support Full HD Video

The DMC-GX1 does not support Full HD video, unlike most of the other MILC cameras that have been available for more than two years.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

Most MILC cameras that are a similar age to the DMC-GX1 do not support wi-Fi. The DMC-GX1 is no exception to this as it too does not support wi-Fi.

Alternative cameras which also support wi-Fi that you might also want to look at include the Samsung 20[plb_2083247_price].

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Panasonic DMC-GX1 does not have a GPS (satellite), although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other cameras of a comparable age and spec to the DMC-GX1 also do not have a GPS (satellite).

We compared all the other digital cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) to this digital camera and we think the Samsung 20[plb_2083247_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Not Waterproof

Most digital cameras that are a similar age to the DMC-GX1 are not waterproof. The Panasonic DMC-GX1 is no exception to this as it too is not waterproof.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

The Panasonic DMC-GX1 does not have an image stabilizer. Most of the other digital cameras of this age and spec also do not have an image stabilizer.

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Very Small Maximum Magnification

Cameras that were released more than two years ago have maximum magnifications of between 0.34x and 14x, and the average maximum magnification is 7.9x. The DMC-GX1 has one of the smaller maximum magnifications (only 0.34 times zoom factor) amongst cameras of this age.

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Only Features Five Flash Modess

The Panasonic DMC-GX1 has a greater number of flash modes than most comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to it. This camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most commonly featured flash modes featured on cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the DMC-GX1. The flash modess "Forced off", "Forced on", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this Panasonic digital camera.

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Only 1920 X 1080 Still Image Resolution(s)

This camera has a still image resolution(s) of 3232x2424| 2272x1704| 1824x1368| 4576x3056| 3232x2160| 2272x1520| 1824x1216| 4576x2576| 3232x1824| 1920x1080| 1824x1024| 3424x3423| 2416x2416| 1712x1712, which is the most commonly found still image resolution(s) on digital cameras that are a similar age to it.

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Only 23 Auto Focus (AF) Pointss

Most cameras that have been around for around the same time as the DMC-GX1 have between 11 and 799 auto Focus (AF) pointss, including the DMC-GX1 which has 23 auto Focus (AF) pointss.

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Quite Small Battery Capacity

With a battery capacity of only 1,010 milliampere * hour, the Panasonic DMC-GX1 has one of the smaller battery capacitys amongst MILC cameras of this age. Across all the cameras of this type and age the battery capacitys range from 680mAh to 4,400mAh.

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Quite Low Display Resolution (numeric)

At only 460,000 pixels, the DMC-GX1 has a quite low display resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other digital cameras of this age and spec. The lowest display resolution (numeric) of digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the DMC-GX1 is 33 pixels and the highest is 1,300,000 pixels.

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Only 310 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)s

The Panasonic DMC-GX1 is a camera that takes 310 shots battery life (CIPA standard)s. Most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to the DMC-GX1 take between 220 and 539 battery life (CIPA standard)s.

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Fairly Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

With a minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 28 millimeters, the DMC-GX1 has one of the longer minimum focal length (35mm film equiv)s amongst cameras of this age. The average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of cameras of a similar type and age to the DMC-GX1 is 26mm.

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Quite Long Flash Sync-Speed

The Panasonic DMC-GX1 has one of the longer flash sync-speeds (1 second) amongst similar spec digital cameras of this age. MILC cameras that are a similar age to the DMC-GX1 have flash sync-speeds of between 0.004s and 4s, and the average flash sync-speed is 0.96s.

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6 Other reasons to consider the Panasonic DMC-GX1

Released Over Three Years Ago

This digital camera has been on the market for over three years.

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 3 inches, the DMC-GX1 has a pretty typical display diagonal compared to most of the other digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the DMC-GX1.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 3" screen cameras currently available including the Pentax Q7[plb_2058121_price] which has better reviews.

Cameras with a larger display diagonal that might also be worth looking at include the NX300[pl_2096674_price] (3.31"), the NX300M[pl_2205970_price] (3.31"), or the NX2000[pl_2085238_price] (3.7") all from Samsung which also has a higher rating.

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Average Megapixel

With a megapixel of 16 megapixels, the Panasonic DMC-GX1 has a pretty average megapixel compared to most of the other MILC cameras that were launched more than two years ago.

If you are looking for a higher megapixel then you might also want to look at the E-PL5 + M.ZUIKO ED 14‑42mm + M.ZUIKO ED 45mm[pl_1840381_price] (16.1MP), or the OM-D E-M10[pl_2404958_price] (16.1MP) both from Olympus or the Sony NEX-5[plb_2154751_price] (16.1MP) which is also higher rated.

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Average Digital Zoom

At 4 times zoom factor, the DMC-GX1 has a relatively standard digital zoom compared to most of the other cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

Alternative 4x digital zoom cameras currently available which you might want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Lumix DMC-GF2[pl_584440_price], or the Lumix DMC-GF5[pl_1433511_price] both from Panasonic.

If this digital camera digital zoom is not big enough for you then you might also want to consider the Alpha A5100[pl_2417436_price] (8x), or the Alpha A5100L[pl_2421454_price] (8x) both from Sony which also has a higher rating.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 318 grams, the DMC-GX1 has a pretty standard weight compared to most of the other cameras that have been around for more than two years.

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a Live MOS sensor type, which is the most frequently found sensor type on MILC cameras that have been around for more than two years.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Image Sensor Size (W X H)
Total Megapixels
Image Stabilizer Location
Supported Aspect Ratios
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Lens Mount Interface
Number of Aspheric Elements
Number of Diaphragm Blades
Filter Size
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Auto Focus (AF) Lock
Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam
Closest Focusing Distance
Auto Focus (AF) Points
Focus Adjustment
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Auto Exposure (AE) Lock
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Sync-Speed
External Flash Connector
Flash Exposure Compensation
Flash Exposure Correction
Shoe Mounting Point
Shoe Mounting Point Type
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Motion JPEG Frame Rate
Video Formats Supported
Analog Signal Format System
Video Resolutions
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Wind Filter
Audio Formats Supported
Voice Recording
Audio System
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Memory Slots
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Field of View
Touchscreen
Display Resolution (numeric)
Viewfinder
Magnification
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
HDMI
HDMI Connector Type
USB Version
Camera
3D
White Balance
Shooting Modes
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Calendar
Histogram
Playback Zoom (max)
Image Editing
Camera File System
Live View
Multi Burst Mode
Camera Playback
Saturation Adjustment
Contrast Adjustment
Scene Modes
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Lens Weight
Lens Length
Lens Diameter
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Capacity
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Battery Voltage
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Packaging Content
Bundled Software
Cables Included
Batteries Included
Battery Charger Included
Other Features
Video Capability
Built-In Flash
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
Date Imprinting
Frame
Camera Shutter Speed
Digital SLR
Maximum Magnification

User Reviews

(26)
(Verified Purchase)

Camera was good though the lens supplied never worked and would go out of focus soon as you zoomed in on anything. Sadly never got a replacement or fix. Camera body was fine though and for the... Read more…

Reviewed 17 December 2014 by Albert Chambers
(Verified Purchase)

Great product, prompt delivery.

Reviewed 25 May 2014 by Christopher Reynolds "creynolds"
(Verified Purchase)

Love this camera. It feels good in the hand and has endless control. I find all modern cameras over fussy with way more displays and features than anyone would ever need, but most can be turned... Read more…

Reviewed 13 March 2014 by Mr. R. A. Walker "Roger Walker"
(Verified Purchase)

This camera arrived in very good condition. I don't think it had been used much. I use it with my Olympus 9-18mm wide angle lens, & I get very good photos.

Reviewed 21 February 2014 by S. WOODRUFF "alright"
(Verified Purchase)

Bitterly disappointed by this. I had seen great photos taken with the model. What I hadn't realised is the huge distortion the lens produces. If you opt for jpeg pictures this is corrected by the... Read more…

I've owned this camera for a month or so and I also have a GH3 that takes the same lenses. Both are pretty compact compared to my previously owned Canon 7D, but as someone once said - the best... Read more…

Reviewed 10 October 2013 by Hiace Drifter

I previously had a Canon EOS 5D with L-Series lens, but found the size/weight prevented me using it as much as the price should warrant. In the end I sold it and bought a Panasonic GF1, which in... Read more…

Reviewed 30 September 2013 by N. Collins
(Verified Purchase)

Good quality pics - specially inside. pretty easy to use. generally very happy. has been a good buy so far.

Reviewed 7 July 2013 by Otto G
(Verified Purchase)

It would get five stars if it had an on/off switch for the touch screen and preferably more consistent touch sensitivity, too. A significant annoyance.

Reviewed 19 April 2013 by Reviewser

We have owned a GX1 for about a year and a few months and I have been meaning to write a review for ages!

Usually I use a Nikon D300 Body... Read more…

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Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

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Barcodes 00885170065529, 00885170065536, 00885170065543, 00885170065574, 00885170065581, 00885170065628, 00885170065635, 05025232654116, 05025232654130, 05025232654147, 05025232654154, 05025232654185, 05025232654192, 05025232654208, 05025232654215, 05025232654222, 05025232654239, 05025232654246, 05025232654284, 05025232654291, 05025232654307, 05025232654314, 05025232654345, 05025232685424, 05025232685462, 08851700655746, 08851700655814, 08851700656354

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