Canon EOS RP vs Panasonic DMC GM1 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

EOS RP vs DMC GM1 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Canon EOS RP vs Panasonic DMC GM1 Specs


  • 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


  • Introduced in November 2013
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Four Thirds
  • 16 megapixel
  • 5 frames/second
  • 200 - 25600 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Lens mount Micro Four Thirds (MFT)
  • WiFi built-in
  • 98.5 x 54.9 x 30.4mm³ (3.9" x 2.2" x 1.2")
  • 204g (6.6 oz.)

All specs: Main page for DMC GM1

EOS RP vs DMC GM1 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 GM1 sensor area comparison

Better choice: Canon EOS RP

Canon EOS RP VS Panasonic DMC GM1 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Canon EOS RP a better choice



Larger sensor (5)Full frameFour Thirds
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)26.2016.00
Auto Focus points (4)477923
Better sensibility (4)100 - 40000 ISO200 - 25600 ISO
Articulated monitor (2)
Better Video (2)3840 x 21601920 x 1080
External microphone (2)
Longer battery life (3, photos)250220

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 articulated display and the superior video recording. A recommendation of the EOS RP is made easy by the connector for an external microphone and that the battery has more stamina.

The EOS RP scores 27 points.

Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DMC GM1



Larger lens selection (3)480
Built-in flash (2)
Weighs less (2)485g
(15.6 oz.)
(6.6 oz.)
More portable (2)788cm³

Conclusion: Advantages of the DMC GM1 are the larger selection of lenses, the built-in flash and the lower weight than the EOS RP. Another advantage over the EOS RP: the more compact size.

Yields 9 points for the DMC GM1.

Common Specs for both cameras compared



Speed (frames/second)55
Sensor cleaning
Sensor resolution (MP)1.041.04
Touch screen
Canon EOS RP VS Panasonic DMC GM1 Dimensions

Look at front view of the EOS RP and DMC GM1

EOS RP und DMC GM1, front viewEOS RP und DMC GM1, front view

Top view of cameras

EOS RP und DMC GM1, view from aboveEOS RP und DMC GM1, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Canon EOS RP

Panasonic DMC GM1


We recommend Canon EOS RP as better choice.

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