Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Canon EOS RP vs Panasonic DMC GX8 Specs
All specs: Main page for EOS RP
All specs: Main page for DMC GX8
EOS RP vs DMC GX8 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 DMC GX8: Viewfinder
EOS RP has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.36 megapixel with magnification of 0.70x.
DMC GX8 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 2.36 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.77x.
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 GX8 (0.77x)
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 GX8 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||49|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 40000 ISO||100 - 25600 ISO|
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 EOS RP scores 18 points.
Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DMC GX8
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||5||8|
|Larger lens selection (3)||4||80|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||250||330|
|More portable (2)||788cm³|
|Environmental sealing (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the DMC GX8 are that the camera is faster, the larger selection of lenses and the optical image stabilizer. A nice touch is that the battery has more stamina, the more compact size.
Yields 15 points for the DMC GX8.
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 DMC GX8 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the EOS RP and DMC GX8
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Canon EOS RP
Panasonic DMC GX8
We advise to choose the newest model: Canon EOS RP.
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