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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 Digital Camera

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16.05MP 0.2x Live MOS Dec 2014
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The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3AEB-K Compact System Camera with 12-35 mm Telephoto Zoom Lens is a highly evolved picture and video capturing device that will deliver hours of high quality photo... More
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Twenty-One Industry Awards

This digital camera has received twenty-one awards from expert review sites.

This Panasonic digital camera was given an "Editor's Choice" award by CNET.com.au, Photoreview.com.au, Hardwarezone.com.sg, Tbreak.ae and Reviewed.com all of whom decided that this camera was fantastic.

This camera was given a "Highly Recommended" award by Ephotozine, PhotographyBlog.com, Camera Labs, Lydogbilde.no and Ljudochbild.se all of whom said that this Panasonic camera was very good.

The experts at five additional expert review sites all concluded that they would endorse this Panasonic camera. This Panasonic digital camera received a "Recommended" award from Trusted Reviews, Techradar, Digitallife.se, Akam.no and Hardwarezone.com.ph.

The writers at two additional expert review sites both said that this camera was outstanding and gave it one of their highest awards. What Digital Camera and DP Review both gave this Panasonic camera a "Gold" award.

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Good Expert Reviews

This camera has an average expert rating of 88 out of 100 based on fourty-three expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, DP Review and Ephotozine. If all the digital cameras of a similar type and age are ranked by average expert review score then this MILC camera is in the top 9%.

Owner Reviews Are Excellent

On average, Lumix DMC-GH3 owners rated this digital camera as superb.

Good Video Capture

Some Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 owners who reviewed it reckoned that it was good for video recording. Pcmag.com wrote on expert website PC Mag “The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 is an excellent camera for video enthusiasts.”. Ephotozine.com said “Has an extensive range of useful photographic and video upgrades in comparison to previou”. Expert website Photoxels.com wrote “At the core of the GH3 is a low-noise 16 MP LiveMOS sensor with expanded sensitivity range from ISO 125 to 25600, 6 FPS continuous drive and full 1080p HD video at 60 progressive frames-per-second”.

Good Quality Pictures

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 owners who reviewed it said that it was able to produce good images. Expert review site Videomaker.com wrote three years ago “The GH3 produces exceptional images, both still”. Goodgearguide.com.au gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100 and said also three years ago “If you use them correctly, you'll end up with images that are clean, highly detailed”. Expert review site Expertreviews.co.uk rated it as very good and said four years ago “Highly accomplished for photos and in a league of its own for video” in their review of this digital camera.

A few people wrote that the product had a good image sensor. Luminous-Landscape.com wrote “Excellent EVF with EyeStart sensor”.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 reviewer who reviewed the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 considered that it had a good ISO range. Ephotozine.com wrote on expert review site Ephotozine four years ago “Have posted sample photos from our studio showing the full ISO range and different white balance settings” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3.

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Good Size

A number of Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 owners who reviewed this digital camera mentioned that it was compact. Expert website Whatdigitalcamera.com mentioned “Say the words Compact System Camera and some of the first thoughts that pop into most people's minds are a camera that's smaller, lighter”. Whatdigitalcamera.com also mentioned “Panasonic produce various examples of compact models in its Lumix lineup bu”. Photographyblog.com wrote “The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 is a new compact system camera that promises to offer both high-quality still images” in their review of this digital camera.

Some people who reviewed the product concluded that it was a good body shape. Ephotozine.com gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars and said on expert website Ephotozine “The Panasonic Lumix GH3 with a rugged weather sealed body and Digital SLR styling” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 review. Expertreviews.co.uk said on expert website Expert Reviews four years ago “With its larger, weather-sealed magnesium alloy body, vast array of buttons”. Popphoto.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera three years ago “Rugged body”.

One person wrote in their reviews that it was heavy and bulky. Luminous-Landscape.com said “Solid, sealed metal construction without the camera becoming too heavy”.

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Good Product Quality

A few customers who purchased the product considered that it was good quality. Expert review site Digitalversus.com said “It delivers excellent image quality in both photo”. Luminous-Landscape.com said “Sensational video quality”. Luminous-Landscape.com also said “Good stills image quality”.

Robust

Several people who bought the product considered that it was well made. Four years ago Neocamera.com said “This digital camera is built around a 16 megapixels Four-Thirds sensor with an maximum ISO of 25600, 6 FPS full-resolution output”. Expert review site Itproportal.com wrote “It is exceptionally well made, with a strong weather-resistant” in their review.

Three people who reviewed it reckoned that it was strong and durable. Pocket-Lint.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera on expert website Pocket Lint four years ago “The rugged and splash-proof GH3 also throws in more video capture options than you can shake a stick at” and gave the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 a score of 4 stars.

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Good Screen / Viewfinder

A few Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 reviewers wrote in their reviews that this digital camera had an electronic viewfinder. Expert review site Techradar.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera “The Panasonic GH3 offers all modern conveniences we want in a digital compact system camera these days; a decent EVF” and gave the product a rating of 5 stars. Expert website Neocamera.com gave the product a score of 80 out of 100 and mentioned in their review four years ago “The built-in EVF has been upgraded to 1.7”.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 owner who bought the product reckoned that it had a good screen. One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 owner who reviewed it considered that it was mirrorless. Expert review site Reviewed.com mentioned “Our time with the Panasonic GH3 convinced us that it's the best mirrorless system camera to date”.

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Good Quality Lens

A few Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 owners who reviewed it agreed that it had a good autofocus. Luminous-Landscape.com said in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 four years ago “Very fast autofocus”.

A number of Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 owners who bought it concluded that it had a good zoom. Expert website Photoreview.com.au said “G X Vario 35-100mm f/2.8 ASPH premium-quality, fast zoom lenses, which have du” and scored it 5 stars. Itwire.com said “The best Compact System Zoom lens”.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 owner who purchased the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 concluded that it had a good lens. Four years ago expert review site Tbreak.ae wrote “The simple fact that it’s Micro Four Thirds also means that not only are the compact lens selection great.”.

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Easy to Use

Four Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 owners said in their reviews that the product was easy to use. Goodgearguide.com.au gave this digital camera a score of 4 stars and said on expert review site Good Gear Guide.com.au three years ago “It's solidly built, has a dazzling array of direct control buttons and dials”. Luminous-Landscape.com mentioned four years ago “Comprehensive Wi-Fi settings and extensive control” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3. Expert review site Reviewed.com mentioned in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 “The Olympus OM-D E-M5 has incredible styling and control.”.

One customer who bought it considered that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Expert review site Whatdigitalcamera.com mentioned four years ago “With a larger handgrip, improved arrangement of buttons, bigger battery” in their review and rated this digital camera 5 stars.

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Good Brand

Panasonic MILC digital cameras have good reviews on average and across all digital cameras Panasonic is one of the superior brands.

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Good Technical Features

A number of people who reviewed it reckoned that it had good features. Photographyblog.com wrote “The exciting GH3 features Full 1080p HD video with bit rates up to 72Mbps” in their review of this digital camera. Expert website Pocket-Lint.com said four years ago “Packed with features, exceptional on the video capture front.” . Expert website Techradar.com/au/ wrote “The compact system camera doesn't have a few key features, such as zebras to highlight over-” in their review of this digital camera.

Nice Design

A number of Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 reviewers who reviewed this digital camera considered that it was good looking. Ephotozine.com said “With weather sealing and an SLR like styling, Panasonic are keen to emphasis this is a new DSLM (Digital - Single - Lens - Mirrorless) Camera, rather than just”.

One customer who bought the product concluded that it was a good design. Pcmag.com scored the product 80 out of 100 and mentioned “It's a 16-megapixel design that is quite popular for videographers.”.

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Good Flash

A number of Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 reviewers who purchased the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 thought it had a good flash. Expert review site Reviewed.com said “A built-in flash” in their review of this digital camera. Reviewed.com also said “The GH3 is Panasonic's flagship Micro Four Thirds camera, offering a DSLR-like form factor, built-in flash, large grip”.

Good Support

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 owner who reviewed it concluded that it had good technical guidance. Expert review site Techradar.com/au/ gave the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 a score of 5 stars and mentioned in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 “Buying Guide Best compact system camera Panasonic is clearly going for the serious filmmaker market with the Panasonic GH3”.

Good Battery Life

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 reviewer who reviewed it concluded that it had a good battery life.

Good Connectivity

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 reviewer mentioned that this digital camera was good in terms of connectivity. Expert website Techradar.com mentioned “An articulating capacitive touchscreen, Wi-Fi connectivity and a fast autofocus system” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 review.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 owner reckoned that it was wifi compatible.

Full HD HD Type

The HD type of this digital camera is Full HD, which is typical of many comparable spec digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to it.

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3D Compatible

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 is 3D compatible, unlike most of the other similar spec cameras that have been available for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH3 which are not 3D compatible.

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Supports WiFi Connectivity

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 supports WiFi connectivity, which is unusual. Most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH3 do not support WiFi connectivity.

Other cameras which also support WiFi connectivity that you might also want to consider include the Samsung NX300[plb_2096674_price].

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

Like most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 has a built-in flash.

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Supports Full HD Video

The Lumix DMC-GH3 supports Full HD video. Most of the other digital cameras that have been available for more than two years also support Full HD video.

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SD Memory Card

This camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory card, which is typical of many MILC digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

It may also be worth considering one of the other cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory currently available including because of it's better review score, the Pen E-PL5[pl_1840381_price], or the Pen E-PL5[pl_1840381_price] both from Olympus.

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a Live MOS sensor type, which is the most frequently found sensor type on cameras of this age and type.

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Electronic Camera Shutter

This digital camera has an Electronic camera shutter, which is typical of many MILC digital cameras that have been available for more than two years.

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Supports Four Image Formats

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 has a greater number of supported image formats than most MILC digital cameras that were released more than two years ago. This digital camera supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by MILC digital cameras that are a comparable age to the Lumix DMC-GH3. The image formats "EXIF", "MPO" and "RAW" are also supported by this camera.

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Stereo Audio System

This digital camera has a Stereo audio system, which is typical of many MILC digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Quite Long Maximum Camera Shutter Speed

At 60 seconds, the Lumix DMC-GH3 has a quite long maximum camera shutter speed compared to most of the other MILC digital cameras that are a comparable age to the Lumix DMC-GH3. The maximum camera shutter speeds of comparable spec cameras that were released more than two years ago range from 15s to 240s, and the average maximum camera shutter speed is 43s.

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17 Flash Guides

The Lumix DMC-GH3 is a 17 meters flash guide camera. Most of the other cameras of a comparable spec and age to the Lumix DMC-GH3 only have between 4 and 16 flash guides.

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Has Three Photo Effects

The number of photo effects found on the Lumix DMC-GH3 is more than most MILC digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it. This camera has a Vivid photo effect, which is the most frequently found photo effect found on digital cameras of this type and age. The photo effects "Art" and "Sepia" are also found on this Panasonic camera.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity

With a battery capacity of 1,860 milliampere * hour, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 has a fairly big battery capacity compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar spec and age to the Lumix DMC-GH3. Cameras that came out around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH3 have battery capacities of between 680mAh and 4,400mAh, and the average battery capacity is 1,400mAh.

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±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV Step) Flash Exposure Correction

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 has a ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step) flash exposure correction which is wider than the ±2EV (1/2 EV step) flash exposure correction found on most cameras of this age and type. In addition, this camera have a ±3EV (1/2, 1/3 and 1 EV step) flash exposure correction. The best flash exposure correction of all MILC digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the Lumix DMC-GH3 is ±3EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step) and the worst is ±1EV (1/3 EV step).

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Has Six White Balance Modes

The number of white balance modes found on the Lumix DMC-GH3 is more than most MILC digital cameras that came out more than two years ago. This camera has an Auto white balance mode, which is the most frequently found white balance mode found on digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH3. The white balance modes "Cloudy", "Daylight", "Flash", "Incandescent" and "Shade" are also found on this Panasonic camera.

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540 Shots Per Battery Charge

The Lumix DMC-GH3 is a camera that takes 540 shots shots per battery charge. Most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age take between 220 and 649 shots per battery charge.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution which is higher than the 1920 x 1080 still image resolution found on most digital cameras of this spec and age. This camera also have still image resolutions of 1712 x 1712, 1824 x 1024, 1824 x 1216, 1824 x 1368, 2448 x 2448, 3264 x 1840, 3264 x 2176, 3264 x 2448, 3456 x 3456 and 4608 x 2592 and 4608 x 3072. Across all MILC digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH3 the still image resolution ranges from 1024 x 768 to 12416 x 1856.

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± 5EV (1/3EV Step) Light Exposure Correction

The Lumix DMC-GH3 has a ± 5EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction which is wider than most digital cameras of a similar age and spec to it. Most similar spec cameras that were released around the same time as it have a ± 3EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction. Across all MILC digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago the best light exposure correction is ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step) and the worst is ± 2EV (1/3EV step).

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OLED Display

OLED is a newer technology for displays and has much better colour reproduction, faster response times, wider viewing angles and higher brightness compared to LED displays. Across all cameras of a comparable age and type to the Lumix DMC-GH3 the best display is AMOLED and the worst is LCD.

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Four Aspheric Elements

Most of the other MILC digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH3 only have between one and three aspheric elements, however the Lumix DMC-GH3 has four aspheric elements.

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Supports Ten ISO Speeds

The Lumix DMC-GH3 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most MILC digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as it. This digital camera supports a 200 ISO speed, which is the most frequently supported ISO speed supported by digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the Lumix DMC-GH3. The ISO speeds "100", "125", "400", "800", "1600", "3200", "6400", "12800" and "25600" are also supported by this Panasonic digital camera.

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Very Long Maximum Focal Length

The Lumix DMC-GH3 has a very long maximum focal length (280 millimeters) compared to most of the other digital cameras of this age and type. The average maximum focal length of MILC digital cameras that were released more than two years ago is 100mm.

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Features Four Auto Focus

The Lumix DMC-GH3 has a greater number of auto focusing (AF) modes than most cameras of a comparable age and spec to it. This digital camera features a Continuous Auto Focus auto focus, which is the most commonly featured auto focus featured on comparable spec cameras that have been around for more than two years. The auto focus "Flexible Spot Auto Focus", "Single Auto Focus" and "Tracking Auto Focus" are also featured on this Panasonic camera.

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Supports One Power Source

The number of power sources supported by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 is more than most MILC digital cameras that are a comparable age to it. This camera supports a Battery power source, which is the most frequently supported power source supported by MILC digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the Lumix DMC-GH3.

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Auto Focus

This digital camera has an Auto/Manual focus, which is the most frequently found focus on cameras that have been available for around the same time as it.

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14 Reasons Against

A Bit Expensive

A number of Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 owners who reviewed the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 reckoned that it was not good value for money. Pocket-Lint.com wrote on expert review site Pocket Lint “Otherwise a bit bulky and certainly pricey” nonetheless they still rated it 80 out of 100. Itproportal.com wrote “The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 is a very pricy camera by any standards” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 review but even so they still gave this digital camera a score of 4 stars.

Two people who bought this digital camera wrote that it was not cheap. Expert website Itproportal.com said “Compared to other mirrorless cameras it is quite breathtakingly expensive.”. Brisbanetimes.com.au wrote “This is an expensive camera”.

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Does Not Support Video Recording

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 does not support video recording. Most of the other similar spec cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH3 also do not support video recording.

We think you might also be interested in other cameras which also support video recording including the Sony Alpha A5100[plb_2417436_price].

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Does Not Have a GPS

Like most of the other MILC digital cameras that were released more than two years ago, the Lumix DMC-GH3 does not have a GPS.

We compared all the other digital cameras which also have a GPS to this camera and we think the Samsung NX300[plb_2096674_price] is also worth considering.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabiliser

Most MILC digital cameras that came out around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH3 do not have an image stabiliser. The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 is no exception to this as it too does not have an image stabiliser.

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Not Waterproof

The Lumix DMC-GH3 is not waterproof. Most of the other digital cameras of this type and age are also not waterproof.

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Only Features Four Flash Modes

The number of flash modes featured on the Lumix DMC-GH3 is more than most MILC digital cameras that are a comparable age to it. This Panasonic camera features an Auto flash mode, which is the most commonly featured flash mode featured on cameras of a comparable age and spec to the Lumix DMC-GH3. The flash modes "Forced on", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this camera.

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Only Supports Two Camera File Systems

The number of camera file systems supported by the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 is more than most digital cameras of this type and age. This camera supports an Exif 2.3 camera file system, which is the most frequently supported camera file system supported by cameras of a similar age and type to the Lumix DMC-GH3. The camera file system "DCF 2.0" is also supported by this Panasonic camera.

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Heavy

Across all the cameras of this type and age the weights range from 70g to 680g, and the average weight is 310g. With a weight of 470 grams, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 is one of the heavier similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH3 amongst digital cameras of this age.

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Only 1.3 HDMI Version

This camera supports a 1.3c HDMI version, which is the most frequently supported HDMI version on cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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Only 1920x1080@25fps Resolution and Capture Speed

The Lumix DMC-GH3 has a higher resolution at capture speeds than most MILC digital cameras that were launched around the same time as it. This digital camera has a 1920x1080@25fps resolution and capture speed, whereas most MILC digital cameras that were released more than two years ago have a 1920x1080@30fps resolution and capture speed. In addition, this camera have resolution and capture speeds of 1280x720@25fps, 1280x720@50fps, 1920x1080@24fps and 1920x1080@50fps and 640x480@25fps.

A 1920x1080@25fps resolution and capture speed is in fact the worst resolution at capture speeds amongst all MILC digital cameras that came out around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH3.

The best resolution at capture speeds across comparable types of digital camera is 1920x1080@60fps.

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Very Thick

The Lumix DMC-GH3 is fairly thick (82 millimeters) compared to most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to the Lumix DMC-GH3. The thinnest MILC camera that has been on the market for a similar time to the Lumix DMC-GH3 is 22mm deep and the thickest is 95mm.

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Fairly Long Minimum Focal Length

Digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the Lumix DMC-GH3 have minimum focal lengths of between 10mm and 42mm. At 28 millimeters, the Lumix DMC-GH3 has a fairly long minimum focal length compared to most of the other MILC digital cameras that were released around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH3.

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Very Large Closest Focusing Distance

The closest focusing distances of cameras of this age and type range from 0.018m to 0.5m. With a closest focusing distance of 0.5 meters, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 has one of the largest closest focusing distances amongst MILC digital cameras of this age.

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Quite Big Minimum ISO Speed

The Lumix DMC-GH3 has a quite big minimum ISO speed (200) compared to most of the other MILC digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH3. The smallest minimum ISO speed of cameras that were released more than two years ago is 50, the biggest is 200, and the average minimum ISO speed is 140.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3

Released Over Three Years Ago

Panasonic released the Lumix DMC-GH3 over three years ago.

Average Screen Size

With a screen size of 3 inches, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 has a relatively average screen size compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to the Lumix DMC-GH3.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 3" screen digital cameras currently available including the Olympus Pen E-PL5[plb_1840381_price] which has better reviews.

If this digital camera screen size is too small for you then you might also want to look at the Samsung NX2000[plb_2085238_price] (3.7") which also has a higher rating.

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Average Megapixel Count

The Lumix DMC-GH3 has a pretty standard megapixel count (16.05 megapixels) compared to most of the other cameras of a similar spec and age to the Lumix DMC-GH3.

If you want a higher megapixel count then you might want to look at the Olympus Pen E-PL5[plb_1840381_price] (16.1MP), or the Samsung NX2000[plb_2085238_price] (20.3MP) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of 4 times zoom factor, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 has a pretty standard digital zoom compared to most of the other cameras of this age and type.

If this camera digital zoom is not big enough for you then you might want to consider the Olympus Pen E-PL5[plb_1840381_price] (14x) which is also higher rated.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel Count
Image Stabiliser
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Format
Total Megapixel Count
Image Stabilizer
Aspect Ratio
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour
Dust-Resistant
Splash Proof
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture
Minimum Aperture
Maximum Focal Length
Minimum Focal Length
Focal Length Range
Lens Structure
Lens Mount Interface
Aspheric Element
Diaphragm Blades
Filter Size
Focusing
Auto Focus
Focus
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Mode
ISO Speed
Maximum ISO Speed
Minimum ISO Speed
Light Metering Mode
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
Shutter Speed Setting
Flash
Flash Mode
Flash Guide
Flash Sync-Speed
Flash Range
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Video Format
Analog Signal Format
Video Resolution
Resolution and Capture Speed
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Format
Voice Recording
Audio System
Memory
Memory Card
Memory Slot
Display
Screen Size
Display
Field of View
Touch Sensitive Screen
Display Resolution
Display Aspect Ratio
Viewfinder
Viewfinder
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
HDMI Port
Microphone in Socket
HDMI Connector
USB Version
HDMI Version
Headphone Out Port
Camera
White Balance Mode
Self-Timer
Calendar
Album Organization
Dioptre Correction
Image Editing Mode
Camera File System
Playback Mode
Direct Printing
Diopter Adjustment
Playback Mode
Weight & Dimensions
Height
Depth
Width
Lens Weight
Lens Length
Lens Diameter
Weight Including Battery
Battery
Power Source
Battery
Battery Capacity
Battery Voltage
Operational Conditions
Storage Temperature Range
Operating Temperature Range
Packaging Content
Included Cable
Battery Included
Included Battery Charger
Included Wrist Strap
Networking
WiFi Connectivity
Wireless LAN Type
Other Features
Built-In Flash
Technical Details
Built-In Speaker

21 Awards

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Expert Reviews

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26 May 2014

When we adopted the description ?compact system camera' for the new generation of mirrorless models with interchangeable lenses, we always assumed that compactness would be the key element of any... Read more…

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22 November 2013

The Pentax K-3 is the company's latest range-topping DSLR, which means another robustly constructed, well-proportioned camera built with photographers in mind. The 24MP K-3 does without an... Read more…

IT Reviews.com

6 October 2013

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 is an excellent camera for video enthusiast, but it's not the best all-around Micro Four Thirds camera that we've tested...

4 October 2013

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 is an excellent camera for video enthusiasts, but it's not the best all-around Micro Four Thirds camera that we've tested...

30 September 2013

Panasonic's Lumix DMC-GH3 is an interchangeable lens camera that's aimed at the pro set. It's solidly built, has a dazzling array of direct control buttons and dials, and there are plenty of... Read more…

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User Reviews

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Reviewed 11 August 2013 by Jimmy Jam
Jimmy Jam would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3

Pros: ? NO time limits recording video ? Nice swivel screen ? Well made & ergonomic designed body ? Excellent touch screen feature ? Headphone sound monitoring output ? Excellent video and photo... Read more…

Reviewed 16 December 2012 by Josh
Josh would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 (Verified Purchase)

Put this on pre-order the day pre-orders became available. I bought it for video use and I'v been blown away by how good this camera is, it's so good I ended up selling my 5D Mark III (Which I... Read more…

Reviewed 24 July 2013 by TnBURBANK
TnBURBANK would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 (Verified Purchase)

I, also, own the GH2 (hacked) and I love it. But, it was not a complete camera for my needs. The GH3 picks up where it left off with the GH2...meaning Panasonic was listening to its customer base.... Read more…

Reviewed 19 January 2013 by Meneghel Photo
Meneghel Photo would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 (Verified Purchase)

I had been debating about which MFT camera to get in a while. After reading photo blogs I decided to go with the GH3. The image quality is amazing in low light. The lenses are way smaller and... Read more…

Reviewed 16 December 2012 by LMB
LMB would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 (Verified Purchase)

I use the Gh3 primarily for video production but the photo technology in the the Gh3 has improved so much that I'm excited about photography again. I love the silent shutter mode, the grain it... Read more…

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers varavon amgh4, varavon amgh4k, panasonic dmcg3, varavon amgh4ki, panasonic dmcg5, varavon amgh4kii, panasonic dmcg5k, panasonic dmcg3k, panasonic dmcgh2, panasonic dmcgh3, panasonic dmcgf5, panasonic dmcgf2, panasonic dmcg3kr, panasonic dmcgh2h, panasonic dmcg5kk, panasonic dmwlrc1, panasonic dmcgh3k, panasonic dmcgf5x, panasonic dmcgf2c, panasonic dmcgf2k, panasonic dmcg5kb, panasonic dmwlrc1g, panasonic dmcgh3kb, panasonic dmcgf5xr, panasonic dmcgf2cs, panasonic dmcgf2kk, panasonic dmcg5kbo, panasonic dmcg5kbod, panasonic dmwlrc1gu, panasonic dmcgh3kbo
Barcodes 00885170103887, 00889323001129, 05025232701513, 05025232701537, 05025232701568, 05025232701575, 05025232701612, 05025232701629

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