Panasonic Lumix GX880 vs Panasonic DC GH5 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

Lumix GX880 vs DC GH5 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Panasonic Lumix GX880 vs Panasonic DC GH5 Specs

Lumix GX880

  • Introduced in May 2019
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Four Thirds
  • 16 megapixel
  • 6 frames/second
  • 100 - 25600 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount Micro Four Thirds (MFT)
  • WiFi built-in
  • 106.5 x 64.5 x 33mm³ (4.2" x 2.5" x 1.3")
  • 270g (8.7 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Lumix GX880

DC GH5

  • Introduced in January 2017
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Four Thirds
  • 20 megapixel
  • 12 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
  • 138.5 x 98.1 x 87.4mm³ (5.5" x 3.9" x 3.4")
  • 725g (23.4 oz.)

All specs: Main page for DC GH5

Lumix GX880 vs DC GH5 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:

Info graphic: Lumix GX880 an DC GH5 sensor comparison

Panasonic Lumix GX880 VS Panasonic DC GH5 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Panasonic Lumix GX880 a better choice

Lumix GX880

DC GH5

Built-in flash (2)
Weighs less (2)270g
(8.7 oz.)
725g
(23.4 oz.)
More portable (2)227cm³
(14 cu.in.)
1187cm³
(75 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Lumix GX880 are the built-in flash, the lower weight than the DC GH5 and the more compact size.

The Lumix GX880 scores 6 points.

Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DC GH5

Lumix GX880

DC GH5

Wider resolution (5, megapixel)16.0020.30
Higher speed (4, frames/second)612
Auto Focus points (4)49225
Image stabilizer (3)
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)1.041.62
External microphone (2)
Longer battery life (3, photos)210410
USB 3.0 (2)
Environmental sealing (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the DC GH5 are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Panasonic are the optical image stabilizer, that the display has a higher resolution and the connector for an external microphone. Another advantage over the Lumix GX880: 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.

Yields 25 points for the DC GH5.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

Lumix GX880

DC GH5

Sensor formatFour ThirdsFour Thirds
Sensor cleaning
Sensitivity100 - 25600 ISO100 - 25600 ISO
Lens selection8080
Articulated screen
Touch screen
Video resolution3840 x 21603840 x 2160
WiFi
Panasonic Lumix GX880 VS Panasonic DC GH5 Dimensions

Look at front view of the Lumix GX880 and DC GH5

Lumix GX880 und DC GH5, front viewLumix GX880 und DC GH5, front view

Top view of cameras

Lumix GX880 und DC GH5, view from aboveLumix GX880 und DC GH5, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Panasonic Lumix GX880

Panasonic DC GH5

6
25

We recommend Panasonic DC GH5 as better choice.

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