Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Canon EOS RP vs Panasonic DC GH5s Specs
All specs: Main page for EOS RP
All specs: Main page for DC GH5s
EOS RP vs DC GH5s 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 GH5s: Viewfinder
EOS RP has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.36 megapixel with magnification of 0.70x.
DC GH5s 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 GH5s (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 GH5s Other Specs Comparison
Why is Canon EOS RP a better choice
|Larger sensor (5)||Full frame||Four Thirds|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||26.20||10.28|
|Auto Focus points (4)||4779||225|
|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 lower weight than the DC GH5s and the more compact size.
The EOS RP scores 18 points.
Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DC GH5s
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||5||12|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 40000 ISO||100 - 51200 ISO|
|Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)||2.36||3.68|
|Larger lens selection (3)||4||80|
|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 GH5s are that the camera is faster, the larger sensitivity and the better viewfinder. We also like the larger selection of lenses, 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 22 points for the DC GH5s.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Video resolution||3840 x 2160||3840 x 2160|
|Canon EOS RP VS Panasonic DC GH5s Dimensions|
Look at front view of the EOS RP and DC GH5s
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Canon EOS RP
Panasonic DC GH5s
We advise to choose the newest model: Canon EOS RP.
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