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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 Review

With outstanding reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 number 249 in best selling cameras and number 396 across all digital cameras.
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308 Reviews + 15 Awards
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Features
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Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has very good expert reviews and very good user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this camera to others.
At over a year old this digital camera is slightly out of date, and newer cameras with more up to date technology are available. View the latest cameras 2018.
This digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
5184 x 3888 pixels image resolution
Higher than average megapixels
Heavier than average
Does not have a GPS (satellite)

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How Big is the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8?

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 is 133.2mm wide and 77.9mm tall. It is 61.3mm deep and weighs 435g.

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 In-Depth Analysis

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Features

5184 X 3888 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 is 5184 x 3888 pixels. That's 27% higher resolution than the most common resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. The resolution of all cameras ranges from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

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Higher Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of cameras range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The Lumix DMC-GX8's sensor megapixels of 20.3MP is higher than 87% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Wide Range of Optical Zooms Depending On Lens Used

This Panasonic digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the optical zoom depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of optical zooms are possible with this camera.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Video Resolution

The Lumix DMC-GX8 has a maximum video resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. This Panasonic camera also has a maximum video resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. Across all cameras the best resolution is 3840 x 3840 pixels and the worst is 160 x 120 pixels.

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The ISO sensitivities (max) of cameras range from 200 to 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 15,000. The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 of 25,600 is higher than average when compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 89% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Wide Range of Minimum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum aperture numbers are possible with this camera.

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Optical Image Stabilisation May Be Available With Some Lenses

This camera has interchangeable lenses so whether this camera has an image stabilizer depends on the lens being used.

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Very Short Camera Shutter Speed

Across all the cameras the camera shutter speeds range from 0.000016s to 4s, and the average camera shutter speed is 0.0056s. The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8's camera shutter speed of only 0.000125s is shorter than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the shortest 9% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Heavier Than Average

The weights of cameras range from 57g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 310g. The weight of the Lumix DMC-GX8 of 435g is heavier than 75% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Custom Colours

The Lumix DMC-GX8 supports custom colours. 93% of cameras do not support custom colours.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Lumix DMC-GX8 supports Wi-Fi. 68% of cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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Higher Than Average Display Resolution

Cameras have display resolutions of between 23,000 pixels and 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 610,000 pixels. The Lumix DMC-GX8's display resolution of 1,040,000 pixels is higher than 87% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 has a vari-angle LCD display, which is unusual. 83% of cameras do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Lumix DMC-GX8 is 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels (which is also supported by this camera). In addition, this Panasonic camera supports video resolutions of 3840 x 2160 pixels, 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels, 1280 x 720 pixels plus 1 more value. Across all cameras the resolution ranges from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 4096 x 2160 pixels (best). 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.

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Dustproof

The Lumix DMC-GX8 is dustproof, which is unusual. 93% of cameras are not dustproof.

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3840 X 2160 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 is 3840 x 2160. That's over two times the resolution of a 2144 x 1424 camera, which is the most common resolution supported by digital cameras. This camera also supports a still image resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K), 1920 x 1080 (Full HD), 1920 x 1080 plus 1 more value. Across all cameras the best resolution is 6016 x 4016 and the worst is 384 x 480.

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Features Flash Exposure Compensation

The Lumix DMC-GX8 features flash exposure compensation, which is unusual. 79% of cameras do not feature flash exposure compensation.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Lumix DMC-GX8 features brightness adjustment. 77% of digital cameras do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Has a Microphone in

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 has a microphone in. 87% of cameras do not have a microphone in.

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Has a Shoe Mounting Point

The Lumix DMC-GX8 has a shoe mounting point, unlike 88% of cameras which do not have a shoe mounting point.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Lumix DMC-GX8 features contrast adjustment. 81% of digital cameras do not feature contrast adjustment.

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The Lumix DMC-GX8 features saturation adjustment, which is unusual. 86% of cameras do not feature saturation adjustment.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 of 3" is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 42% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Features Multi-Shot Function

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 features multi-shot function, which is unusual. 89% of cameras do not feature multi-shot function.

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Has an External Flash Connector

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 has an external flash connector, unlike 85% of cameras which do not have an external flash connector.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most other cameras, the Lumix DMC-GX8 does not have a GPS (satellite). 89% of digital cameras do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Supports Live View

The Lumix DMC-GX8 supports live view, unlike 82% of digital cameras which do not support live view.

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Supports Direct Printing

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 supports direct printing. 88% of digital cameras do not support direct printing.

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Bigger Than Average Eye Relief

The Lumix DMC-GX8's eye relief of 21mm is bigger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 75% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The average eye relief of all digital cameras is 19mm, with the smallest being 8mm and the biggest being 27mm.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Lumix DMC-GX8 has a self-timer. 81% of cameras do not have a self-timer.

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Only 2 USB Version

This digital camera supports a 2 USB version, which is typical of many cameras.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Lumix DMC-GX8 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), unlike 87% of cameras which do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Wide Range of Maximum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the maximum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of maximum aperture numbers are possible with this camera.

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330 Battery Life

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 is a digital camera that takes 330 shots battery life. Most of the other cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Lumix DMC-GX8 has a touchscreen, unlike 82% of cameras which do not have a touchscreen.

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Has a USB Connectivity

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 has a USB connectivity, unlike 87% of cameras which do not have a USB connectivity.

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Has a Wind Filter

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 has a wind filter, which is unusual. 95% of digital cameras do not have a wind filter.

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Supports Dioptic Correction

The Lumix DMC-GX8 supports dioptic correction, unlike 90% of cameras which do not support dioptic correction.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

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