Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Panasonic DMC GX8 vs Panasonic DMC GH3 Specs
All specs: Main page for DMC GX8
All specs: Main page for DMC GH3
DMC GX8 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:
DMC GX8 vs DMC GH3: Viewfinder
DMC GX8 has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.36 megapixel with magnification of 0.77x.
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.
DMC GX8 (0.77x)
DMC GH3 (0.67x)
Better choice: Panasonic DMC GX8
Panasonic DMC GX8 VS Panasonic DMC GH3 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Panasonic DMC GX8 a better choice
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||20.30||16.05|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||8||6|
|Auto Focus points (4)||49||23|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 25600 ISO||200 - 12800 ISO|
|Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)||2.36||1.74|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.04||0.61|
|Better Video (2)||3840 x 2160||1920 x 1080|
|Weighs less (2)||487g|
|More portable (2)||655cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the DMC GX8 are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Panasonic are the larger sensitivity, the better viewfinder and the optical image stabilizer. A nice touch is that the display has a higher resolution, the superior video recording and the lower weight than the DMC GH3. Another advantage over the DMC GH3: the more compact size.
The DMC GX8 scores 32 points.
Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DMC GH3
|Built-in flash (2)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||330||540|
Conclusion: Advantages of the DMC GH3 are the built-in flash and that the battery has more stamina.
Yields 5 points for the DMC GH3.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Sensor format||Four Thirds||Four Thirds|
|Panasonic DMC GX8 VS Panasonic DMC GH3 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the DMC GX8 and DMC GH3
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Panasonic DMC GX8
Panasonic DMC GH3
We recommend Panasonic DMC GX8 as better choice.
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