Panasonic Lumix GX880 vs Panasonic DC GH5s Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

Lumix GX880 vs DC GH5s - Side by side

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Panasonic Lumix GX880 vs Panasonic DC GH5s 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 GH5s

  • Introduced in January 2018
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Four Thirds
  • 10 megapixel
  • 12 frames/second
  • 100 - 51200 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")
  • 660g (21.3 oz.)

All specs: Main page for DC GH5s

Lumix GX880 vs DC GH5s 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 GH5s sensor comparison

Panasonic Lumix GX880 VS Panasonic DC GH5s Other Specs Comparison

Why is Panasonic Lumix GX880 a better choice

Lumix GX880

DC GH5s

Wider resolution (5, megapixel)16.0010.28
Built-in flash (2)
Weighs less (2)270g
(8.7 oz.)
660g
(21.3 oz.)
More portable (2)227cm³
(14 cu.in.)
1187cm³
(75 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Lumix GX880 are the higher resolution, the built-in flash and the lower weight than the DC GH5s. Another advantage over the DC GH5s: the more compact size.

The Lumix GX880 scores 11 points.

Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DC GH5s

Lumix GX880

DC GH5s

Higher speed (4, frames/second)612
Auto Focus points (4)49225
Better sensibility (4)100 - 25600 ISO100 - 51200 ISO
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 GH5s are that the camera is faster, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the larger sensitivity. We also like that the display has a higher resolution, the connector for an external microphone and that the battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the Lumix GX880: the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video.

Yields 21 points for the DC GH5s.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

Lumix GX880

DC GH5s

Sensor formatFour ThirdsFour Thirds
Sensor cleaning
Lens selection8080
Articulated screen
Touch screen
Video resolution3840 x 21603840 x 2160
WiFi
Panasonic Lumix GX880 VS Panasonic DC GH5s Dimensions

Look at front view of the Lumix GX880 and DC GH5s

Lumix GX880 und DC GH5s, front viewLumix GX880 und DC GH5s, front view

Top view of cameras

Lumix GX880 und DC GH5s, view from aboveLumix GX880 und DC GH5s, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Panasonic Lumix GX880

Panasonic DC GH5s

11
21

We recommend Panasonic DC GH5s as better choice.

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