Fujifilm GFX 50R vs Panasonic DC GX800 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

GFX 50R vs DC GX800 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Fujifilm GFX 50R vs Panasonic DC GX800 Specs

GFX 50R

  • 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

DC GX800

  • Introduced in January 2017
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Four Thirds
  • 16 megapixel
  • 6 frames/second
  • 100 - 25600 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount Micro Four Thirds (MFT)
  • WiFi built-in
  • 106.5 x 64.5 x 33mm³ (4.2" x 2.5" x 1.3")
  • 270g (8.7 oz.)

All specs: Main page for DC GX800

GFX 50R vs DC GX800 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 GX800 sensor area comparison

Advantage: Fujifilm GFX 50R

Fujifilm GFX 50R VS Panasonic DC GX800 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Fujifilm GFX 50R a better choice

GFX 50R

DC GX800

Larger sensor (5)Medium formatFour Thirds
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)51.4016.00
Auto Focus points (4)11749
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)2.361.04
External microphone (2)
Longer battery life (3, photos)400210
USB 3.0 (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the GFX 50R are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Fujifilm are that the display has a higher resolution, the connector for an external microphone and that the battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the DC GX800: the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video.

The GFX 50R scores 23 points.

Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DC GX800

GFX 50R

DC GX800

Higher speed (4, frames/second)36
Better sensibility (4)100 - 12800 ISO100 - 25600 ISO
Larger lens selection (3)580
Built-in flash (2)
Better Video (2)1920 x 10803840 x 2160
Weighs less (2)775g
(25.0 oz.)
270g
(8.7 oz.)
More portable (2)1030cm³
(65 cu.in.)
227cm³
(14 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the DC GX800 are that the camera is faster, the larger sensitivity and the larger selection of lenses. We also like the built-in flash, the superior video recording and the lower weight than the GFX 50R. Another advantage over the GFX 50R: the more compact size.

Yields 19 points for the DC GX800.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

GFX 50R

DC GX800

Sensor cleaning
Articulated screen
Touch screen
WiFi
Fujifilm GFX 50R VS Panasonic DC GX800 Dimensions

Look at front view of the GFX 50R and DC GX800

GFX 50R und DC GX800, front viewGFX 50R und DC GX800, front view

Top view of cameras

GFX 50R und DC GX800, view from aboveGFX 50R und DC GX800, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Fujifilm GFX 50R

Panasonic DC GX800

23
19

We advise to choose the newest model: Fujifilm GFX 50R.

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