Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Canon EOS RP vs Panasonic DC GH5 Specs
All specs: Main page for EOS RP
All specs: Main page for DC GH5
EOS RP vs DC GH5 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 GH5: Viewfinder
EOS RP has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.36 megapixel with magnification of 0.70x.
DC GH5 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 3.68 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.76x.
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 GH5 (0.76x)
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.
Canon EOS RP VS Panasonic DC GH5 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 GH5 and the more compact size.
The EOS RP scores 22 points.
Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DC GH5
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||5||12|
|Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)||2.36||3.68|
|Larger lens selection (3)||4||80|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.04||1.62|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||250||410|
|USB 3.0 (2)|
|Environmental sealing (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the DC GH5 are that the camera is faster, the better viewfinder and the larger selection of lenses. We also like the optical image stabilizer, that the display has a higher resolution and that the battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the EOS RP: the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video.
Yields 21 points for the DC GH5.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Video resolution||3840 x 2160||3840 x 2160|
|Canon EOS RP VS Panasonic DC GH5 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the EOS RP and DC GH5
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Canon EOS RP
Panasonic DC GH5
We advise to choose the newest model: Canon EOS RP.
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