Panasonic Lumix GX880 vs Sony Alpha A7R II Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

Lumix GX880 vs Alpha A7R II - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Panasonic Lumix GX880 vs Sony Alpha A7R II 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 A7R II

  • Introduced in June 2015
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Full frame
  • 42 megapixel
  • 5 frames/second
  • 100 - 25600 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 76.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount E Mount
  • WiFi built-in
  • 126.9 x 95.7 x 60.3mm³ (5.0" x 3.8" x 2.4")
  • 625g (20.2 oz.)

All specs: Main page for Alpha A7R II

Lumix GX880 vs Alpha A7R II 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 A7R II sensor area comparisonAdvantage: Sony Alpha A7R II

Panasonic Lumix GX880 VS Sony Alpha A7R II Other Specs Comparison

Why is Panasonic Lumix GX880 a better choice

Lumix GX880

Alpha A7R II

Higher speed (4, frames/second)65
Larger lens selection (3)8050
Built-in flash (2)
Touch screen (2)
Weighs less (2)270g
(8.7 oz.)
625g
(20.2 oz.)
More portable (2)227cm³
(14 cu.in.)
732cm³
(46 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the Lumix GX880 are that the camera is faster, the larger selection of lenses and the built-in flash. A nice touch is the rather comfortable touch screen, the lower weight than the Alpha A7R II and the more compact size.

The Lumix GX880 scores 15 points.

Otherwise why to choose Sony Alpha A7R II

Lumix GX880

Alpha A7R II

Larger sensor (5)Four ThirdsFull frame
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)16.0042.40
Auto Focus points (4)49399
Image stabilizer (3)
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)1.041.29
External microphone (2)
Longer battery life (3, photos)210340

Conclusion: Advantages of the Alpha A7R II are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Sony 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.

Yields 24 points for the Alpha A7R II.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

Lumix GX880

Alpha A7R II

Sensor cleaning
Sensitivity100 - 25600 ISO100 - 25600 ISO
Articulated screen
Video resolution3840 x 21603840 x 2160
WiFi
Panasonic Lumix GX880 VS Sony Alpha A7R II Dimensions

Look at front view of the Lumix GX880 and Alpha A7R II

Lumix GX880 und Alpha A7R II, front viewLumix GX880 und Alpha A7R II, front view

Top view of cameras

Lumix GX880 und Alpha A7R II, view from aboveLumix GX880 und Alpha A7R II, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Panasonic Lumix GX880

Sony Alpha A7R II

15
24

We recommend Sony Alpha A7R II as better choice.

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