Fujifilm X-T30 vs Panasonic DMC GH3 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

X-T30 vs DMC GH3 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Fujifilm X-T30 vs Panasonic DMC GH3 Specs

X-T30

  • Introduced in February 2019
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: APS-C
  • 26 megapixel
  • 8 frames/second
  • 200 - 12800 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 76.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount X-Bajonett
  • WiFi built-in
  • 118.4 x 82.8 x 46.8mm³ (4.7" x 3.3" x 1.8")
  • 383g (12.4 oz.)

All specs: Main page for X-T30

DMC GH3

  • Introduced in September 2012
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Four Thirds
  • 16 megapixel
  • 6 frames/second
  • 200 - 12800 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount Micro Four Thirds (MFT)
  • WiFi built-in
  • 132.9 x 93.4 x 83.9mm³ (5.2" x 3.7" x 3.3")
  • 550g (17.7 oz.)

All specs: Main page for DMC GH3

X-T30 vs DMC GH3 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: X-T30 and DMC GH3 sensor area comparison

Better choice: Fujifilm X-T30

X-T30 vs DMC GH3: Viewfinder

X-T30 has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.36 megapixel with magnification of 0.62x.

DMC GH3 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 1.74 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.67x.

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.

X-T30 (0.62x)

DMC GH3 (0.67x)

Simulated viewfinder of the X-T30Simulated viewfinder of the DMC GH3

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.

Fujifilm X-T30 VS Panasonic DMC GH3 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Fujifilm X-T30 a better choice

X-T30

DMC GH3

Larger sensor (5)APS-CFour Thirds
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)26.1016.05
Higher speed (4, frames/second)86
Auto Focus points (4)42523
Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)2.361.74
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)1.040.61
Better Video (2)3840 x 21601920 x 1080
Weighs less (2)383g
(12.4 oz.)
550g
(17.7 oz.)
More portable (2)459cm³
(29 cu.in.)
1041cm³
(66 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the X-T30 are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and that the camera is faster. Additional pros for the Fujifilm are the faster and more accurate auto focus, the better viewfinder and that the display has a higher resolution. A nice touch is the superior video recording, the lower weight than the DMC GH3 and the more compact size.

The X-T30 scores 30 points.

Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DMC GH3

X-T30

DMC GH3

Larger lens selection (3)2580
Longer battery life (3, photos)380540
Environmental sealing (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the DMC GH3 are the larger selection of lenses, that the battery has more stamina.

Yields 6 points for the DMC GH3.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

X-T30

DMC GH3

Sensor cleaning
Sensitivity200 - 12800 ISO200 - 12800 ISO
Built-in flash
Articulated screen
Touch screen
External microphone
WiFi
Fujifilm X-T30 VS Panasonic DMC GH3 Dimensions

Look at front view of the X-T30 and DMC GH3

X-T30 und DMC GH3, front viewX-T30 und DMC GH3, front view

Top view of cameras

X-T30 und DMC GH3, view from aboveX-T30 und DMC GH3, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Fujifilm X-T30

Panasonic DMC GH3

30
6

We recommend Fujifilm X-T30 as better choice.

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