Canon EOS RP vs Panasonic DMC G6 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

EOS RP vs DMC G6 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Canon EOS RP vs Panasonic DMC G6 Specs

EOS RP

  • Introduced in February 2019
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Full frame
  • 26 megapixel
  • 5 frames/second
  • 100 - 40000 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 76.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount R Mount
  • WiFi built-in
  • 132.5 x 85 x 70mm³ (5.2" x 3.3" x 2.8")
  • 485g (15.6 oz.)

All specs: Main page for EOS RP

DMC G6

  • Introduced in May 2013
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Four Thirds
  • 16 megapixel
  • 7 frames/second
  • 160 - 12800 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount Micro Four Thirds (MFT)
  • WiFi built-in
  • 122.5 x 84.6 x 71.4mm³ (4.8" x 3.3" x 2.8")
  • 390g (12.6 oz.)

All specs: Main page for DMC G6

EOS RP vs DMC G6 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:

Infographic: EOS RP and DMC G6 sensor area comparison

Better choice: Canon EOS RP

EOS RP vs DMC G6: Viewfinder

EOS RP has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.36 megapixel with magnification of 0.70x.

DMC G6 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 1.44 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.70x.

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)

DMC G6 (0.70x)

Simulated viewfinder of the EOS RPSimulated viewfinder of the DMC G6

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 DMC G6 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Canon EOS RP a better choice

EOS RP

DMC G6

Larger sensor (5)Full frameFour Thirds
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)26.2016.00
Auto Focus points (4)477923
Better sensibility (4)100 - 40000 ISO160 - 12800 ISO
Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)2.361.44
Better Video (2)3840 x 21601920 x 1080

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 better viewfinder and the superior video recording.

The EOS RP scores 24 points.

Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DMC G6

EOS RP

DMC G6

Higher speed (4, frames/second)57
Larger lens selection (3)480
Built-in flash (2)
Longer battery life (3, photos)250340
Weighs less (2)485g
(15.6 oz.)
390g
(12.6 oz.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the DMC G6 are that the camera is faster, the larger selection of lenses and the built-in flash. A nice touch is that the battery has more stamina and the lower weight than the EOS RP.

Yields 14 points for the DMC G6.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

EOS RP

DMC G6

Sensor cleaning
Sensor resolution (MP)1.041.04
Articulated screen
Touch screen
External microphone
Similar size788cm³740cm³
WiFi
Canon EOS RP VS Panasonic DMC G6 Dimensions

Look at front view of the EOS RP and DMC G6

EOS RP und DMC G6, front viewEOS RP und DMC G6, front view

Top view of cameras

EOS RP und DMC G6, view from aboveEOS RP und DMC G6, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Canon EOS RP

Panasonic DMC G6

24
14

We recommend Canon EOS RP as better choice.

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