Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Canon EOS RP vs Panasonic DC G9 Specs
All specs: Main page for EOS RP
All specs: Main page for DC G9
EOS RP vs DC G9 Sensors
On the pictures below the sensor areas of cameras are highlighted.This infographic highlights the sensor areas of both models compared to other common sensor formats:
Advantage: Canon EOS RP
EOS RP vs DC G9: Viewfinder
EOS RP has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.36 megapixel with magnification of 0.70x.
DC G9 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 3.68 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.83x.
Viewfinder magnifications of compared cameras. The black area shows a magnification of 1x, relative to native size; in red is a magnification of 0.85x.
EOS RP (0.70x)
DC G9 (0.83x)
Note: Differences in the image area are the result of different image ratios, 3:2 or 4:3. That can make it difficult to compare the viewfinder magnification of both cameras. However, with these two cameras the difference is considerable in any case.
Canon EOS RP VS Panasonic DC G9 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Canon EOS RP a better choice
|Larger sensor (5)||Full frame||Four Thirds|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||26.20||20.30|
|Auto Focus points (4)||4779||225|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 40000 ISO||100 - 25600 ISO|
|Weighs less (2)||485g|
|More portable (2)||788cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS RP are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Canon are the larger sensitivity, the lower weight than the DC G9 and the more compact size.
The EOS RP scores 22 points.
Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DC G9
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||5||20|
|Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)||2.36||3.68|
|Larger lens selection (3)||4||80|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||250||400|
|USB 3.0 (2)|
|Environmental sealing (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the DC G9 are that the camera is faster, the better viewfinder and the larger selection of lenses. We also like the optical image stabilizer, that the battery has more stamina and the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video.
Yields 19 points for the DC G9.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Sensor resolution (MP)||1.04||1.04|
|Video resolution||3840 x 2160||3840 x 2160|
|Canon EOS RP VS Panasonic DC G9 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the EOS RP and DC G9
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Canon EOS RP
Panasonic DC G9
We advise to choose the newest model: Canon EOS RP.
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