Panasonic DMC GX8 vs Fujifilm X-T3 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

DMC GX8 vs X-T3 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Panasonic DMC GX8 vs Fujifilm X-T3 Specs

DMC GX8

  • Introduced in July 2015
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Four Thirds
  • 20 megapixel
  • 8 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
  • 133.2 x 77.9 x 63.1mm³ (5.2" x 3.1" x 2.5")
  • 487g (15.7 oz.)

All specs: Main page for DMC GX8

X-T3

  • Introduced in September 2018
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: APS-C
  • 26 megapixel
  • 20 frames/second
  • 160 - 12800 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 76.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount X-Bajonett
  • WiFi built-in
  • 132.5 x 92.8 x 58.8mm³ (5.2" x 3.7" x 2.3")
  • 539g (17.4 oz.)

All specs: Main page for X-T3

DMC GX8 vs X-T3 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: DMC GX8 and X-T3 sensor area comparisonAdvantage: Fujifilm X-T3

DMC GX8 vs X-T3: Viewfinder

DMC GX8 has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.36 megapixel with magnification of 0.77x.

X-T3 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 3.69 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.75x.

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.

DMC GX8 (0.77x)

X-T3 (0.75x)

Simulated viewfinder of the DMC GX8Simulated viewfinder of the X-T3

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.

Panasonic DMC GX8 VS Fujifilm X-T3 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Panasonic DMC GX8 a better choice

DMC GX8

X-T3

Better sensibility (4)100 - 25600 ISO160 - 12800 ISO
Larger lens selection (3)8025
Image stabilizer (3)

Conclusion: Advantages of the DMC GX8 are the larger sensitivity, the larger selection of lenses and the optical image stabilizer.

The DMC GX8 scores 10 points.

Otherwise why to choose Fujifilm X-T3

DMC GX8

X-T3

Larger sensor (5)Four ThirdsAPS-C
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)20.3026.10
Higher speed (4, frames/second)820
Auto Focus points (4)49425
Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)2.363.69
Longer battery life (3, photos)330390
USB 3.0 (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the X-T3 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 battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the DMC GX8: the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video.

Yields 27 points for the X-T3.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

DMC GX8

X-T3

Sensor cleaning
Sensor resolution (MP)1.041.04
Articulated screen
Touch screen
Video resolution3840 x 21603840 x 2160
External microphone
Similar weight487g539g
Similar size655cm³723cm³
WiFi
Environmental sealing
Panasonic DMC GX8 VS Fujifilm X-T3 Dimensions

Look at front view of the DMC GX8 and X-T3

DMC GX8 und X-T3, front viewDMC GX8 und X-T3, front view

Top view of cameras

DMC GX8 und X-T3, view from aboveDMC GX8 und X-T3, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Panasonic DMC GX8

Fujifilm X-T3

10
27

We recommend Fujifilm X-T3 as better choice.

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