Fujifilm GFX 50R vs Panasonic DC GH5 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

GFX 50R vs DC GH5 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Fujifilm GFX 50R vs Panasonic DC GH5 Specs


  • Introduced in September 2018
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Medium format
  • 51 megapixel
  • 3 frames/second
  • 100 - 12800 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 81.00mm (3.2") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount G-Bajonett
  • WiFi built-in
  • 160.7 x 96.5 x 66.4mm³ (6.3" x 3.8" x 2.6")
  • 775g (25.0 oz.)

All specs: Main page for GFX 50R


  • Introduced in January 2017
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Four Thirds
  • 20 megapixel
  • 12 frames/second
  • 100 - 25600 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount Micro Four Thirds (MFT)
  • WiFi built-in
  • 138.5 x 98.1 x 87.4mm³ (5.5" x 3.9" x 3.4")
  • 725g (23.4 oz.)

All specs: Main page for DC GH5

GFX 50R 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:

Infographic: GFX 50R and DC GH5 sensor area comparison

Better choice: Fujifilm GFX 50R

GFX 50R vs DC GH5: Viewfinder

GFX 50R has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 3.69 megapixel with magnification of 0.77x.

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.

GFX 50R (0.77x)

DC GH5 (0.76x)

Simulated viewfinder of the GFX 50RSimulated viewfinder of the DC GH5

Advantage: Tie - the difference is hardly noticable

Fujifilm GFX 50R VS Panasonic DC GH5 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Fujifilm GFX 50R a better choice



Larger sensor (5)Medium formatFour Thirds
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)51.4020.30
Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)3.693.68
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)2.361.62
More portable (2)1030cm³
(65 cu.in.)
(75 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the GFX 50R are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the better viewfinder. We also like that the display has a higher resolution and the more compact size.

The GFX 50R scores 18 points.

Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DC GH5



Higher speed (4, frames/second)312
Auto Focus points (4)117225
Better sensibility (4)100 - 12800 ISO100 - 25600 ISO
Larger lens selection (3)580
Image stabilizer (3)
Better Video (2)1920 x 10803840 x 2160
Longer battery life (3, photos)400410
Environmental sealing (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the DC GH5 are that the camera is faster, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the larger sensitivity. We also like the larger selection of lenses, the optical image stabilizer and the superior video recording. A recommendation of the DC GH5 is made easy by that the battery has more stamina.

Yields 23 points for the DC GH5.

Common Specs for both cameras compared



Sensor cleaning
Articulated screen
Touch screen
External microphone
Similar weight775g725g
Fujifilm GFX 50R VS Panasonic DC GH5 Dimensions

Look at front view of the GFX 50R and DC GH5

GFX 50R und DC GH5, front viewGFX 50R und DC GH5, front view

Top view of cameras

GFX 50R und DC GH5, view from aboveGFX 50R und DC GH5, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Fujifilm GFX 50R

Panasonic DC GH5


We recommend Panasonic DC GH5 as better choice.

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