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Nikon Z7 vs Panasonic DMC GF7 Specs
All specs: Main page for Z7
All specs: Main page for DMC GF7
Z7 vs DMC GF7 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:
Better choice: Nikon Z7
Nikon Z7 VS Panasonic DMC GF7 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Nikon Z7 a better choice
|Larger sensor (5)||Full frame||Four Thirds|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||45.70||16.00|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||9||6|
|Auto Focus points (4)||493||23|
|Better sensibility (4)||64 - 25600 ISO||100 - 25600 ISO|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||2.10||1.04|
|Better Video (2)||3840 x 2160||1920 x 1080|
|External microphone (2)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||330||230|
|USB 3.0 (2)|
|Environmental sealing (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Z7 are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and that the camera is faster. Additional pros for the Nikon are the faster and more accurate auto focus, the larger sensitivity and the optical image stabilizer. A nice touch is that the display has a higher resolution, the superior video recording and the connector for an external microphone. Another advantage over the DMC GF7: that the battery has more stamina, the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video.
The Z7 scores 36 points.
Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DMC GF7
|Larger lens selection (3)||3||80|
|Built-in flash (2)|
|Weighs less (2)||675g|
|More portable (2)||909cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the DMC GF7 are the larger selection of lenses, the built-in flash and the lower weight than the Z7. Another advantage over the Z7: the more compact size.
Yields 9 points for the DMC GF7.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Nikon Z7 VS Panasonic DMC GF7 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the Z7 and DMC GF7
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Panasonic DMC GF7
We recommend Nikon Z7 as better choice.
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