Panasonic Lumix GX880 vs Sony Alpha 5000 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

Lumix GX880 vs Alpha 5000 - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Panasonic Lumix GX880 vs Sony Alpha 5000 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

Alpha 5000

  • Introduced in January 2014
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: APS-C
  • 20 megapixel
  • 3 frames/second
  • 100 - 16000 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount E Mount
  • WiFi built-in
  • 109.6 x 62.8 x 35.7mm³ (4.3" x 2.5" x 1.4")
  • 269g (8.7 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Alpha 5000

Lumix GX880 vs Alpha 5000 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: Lumix GX880 and Alpha 5000 sensor area comparisonAdvantage: Sony Alpha 5000

Panasonic Lumix GX880 VS Sony Alpha 5000 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Panasonic Lumix GX880 a better choice

Lumix GX880

Alpha 5000

Higher speed (4, frames/second)63
Auto Focus points (4)4925
Better sensibility (4)100 - 25600 ISO100 - 16000 ISO
Larger lens selection (3)8050
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)1.040.46
Touch screen (2)
Better Video (2)3840 x 21601920 x 1080

Conclusion: Advantages of the Lumix GX880 are that the camera is faster, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the larger sensitivity. We also like the larger selection of lenses, that the display has a higher resolution and the rather comfortable touch screen. A recommendation of the Lumix GX880 is made easy by the superior video recording.

The Lumix GX880 scores 21 points.

Otherwise why to choose Sony Alpha 5000

Lumix GX880

Alpha 5000

Larger sensor (5)Four ThirdsAPS-C
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)16.0020.10
Longer battery life (3, photos)210420

Conclusion: Advantages of the Alpha 5000 are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and that the battery has more stamina.

Yields 13 points for the Alpha 5000.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

Lumix GX880

Alpha 5000

Sensor cleaning
Built-in flash
Articulated screen
Similar weight270g269g
Similar size227cm³246cm³
WiFi
Panasonic Lumix GX880 VS Sony Alpha 5000 Dimensions

Look at front view of the Lumix GX880 and Alpha 5000

Lumix GX880 und Alpha 5000, front viewLumix GX880 und Alpha 5000, front view

Top view of cameras

Lumix GX880 und Alpha 5000, view from aboveLumix GX880 und Alpha 5000, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Panasonic Lumix GX880

Sony Alpha 5000

21
13

We recommend Panasonic Lumix GX880 as better choice.

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