Panasonic DMC GX8 vs Fujifilm X-T30 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

DMC GX8 vs X-T30 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Panasonic DMC GX8 vs Fujifilm X-T30 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-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 GX8 vs X-T30 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-T30 sensor area comparisonAdvantage: Fujifilm X-T30

DMC GX8 vs X-T30: Viewfinder

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

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

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-T30 (0.62x)

Simulated viewfinder of the DMC GX8Simulated viewfinder of the X-T30

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. However, with these two cameras the difference is considerable in any case.

Panasonic DMC GX8 VS Fujifilm X-T30 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Panasonic DMC GX8 a better choice

DMC GX8

X-T30

Better sensibility (4)100 - 25600 ISO200 - 12800 ISO
Larger lens selection (3)8025
Image stabilizer (3)
Environmental sealing (2)

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-T30

DMC GX8

X-T30

Larger sensor (5)Four ThirdsAPS-C
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)20.3026.10
Auto Focus points (4)49425
Built-in flash (2)
Longer battery life (3, photos)330380
Weighs less (2)487g
(15.7 oz.)
383g
(12.4 oz.)
More portable (2)655cm³
(41 cu.in.)
459cm³
(29 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the X-T30 are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Fujifilm are the built-in flash, that the battery has more stamina and the lower weight than the DMC GX8. Another advantage over the DMC GX8: the more compact size.

Yields 23 points for the X-T30.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

DMC GX8

X-T30

Speed (frames/second)88
Sensor cleaning
Sensor resolution (MP)1.041.04
Articulated screen
Touch screen
Video resolution3840 x 21603840 x 2160
External microphone
WiFi
Panasonic DMC GX8 VS Fujifilm X-T30 Dimensions

Look at front view of the DMC GX8 and X-T30

DMC GX8 und X-T30, front viewDMC GX8 und X-T30, front view

Top view of cameras

DMC GX8 und X-T30, view from aboveDMC GX8 und X-T30, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Panasonic DMC GX8

Fujifilm X-T30

10
23

We recommend Fujifilm X-T30 as better choice.

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