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MILC 16.05MP Live MOS Feb 2014
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46 Reasons For

Eighteen Industry Awards

Camera experts love this MILC camera and have given it eighteen awards.

The writers at Camera Labs, Ljudochbild.se and Lydogbillede.dk all decided that this camera was great and gave it their "Highly Recommended" award.

This Panasonic camera received an "Editor's Choice" from Ephotozine, Photoreview.com.au and Reviewed.com all of whom concluded that this MILC camera was fantastic.

This camera was given a "Gold" award by both DP Review and Onfoto.ru, both of which said that this MILC camera was fantastic.

Altomdata.dk and M3.idg.se both recommend this digital camera and have given it their "Recommended" award.

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Expert Reviews Are Excellent

Based on fourty-one expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, DP Review and Ephotozine the average expert rating of this Panasonic camera is 92%. If all the digital cameras of this spec and age are ranked by average expert review score then this MILC camera is in the top 3%.

Excellent User Reviews

On average, based on 197 user reviews this Panasonic camera has a brilliant overall user rating.

Good Video Capture

A few customers who purchased this digital camera considered that it was good for video recording. Expert review site Ephotozine.com wrote “The Panasonic Lumix GH4 introduces a completely new, cutting edge technology, namely 4K video recording” and scored it 5 stars. Cameralabs.com wrote on Camera Labs “Is an absolute joy for video”. Two years ago expert website Goodgearguide.com.au said “It's a top model to consider if you're looking for a new high-end shooter with advanced hybrid (stills and video) abilities”.

Good Quality Pictures

A few Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 owners who reviewed it concluded that it was able to produce good images. Expert review site Photoreview.com.au wrote “Not only is it a superior performer for still image capture.” in their review. Expert website Steves-Digicams.com said in their review of this digital camera “The Panasonic Lumix GH4 is a powerful ILC that produces excellent quality still images and leads the way in video recording”. Imaging-Resource.com said on expert website Imaging Resource.com “Panasonic also claims that the new processor helps produce better image resolution, dynamic range”.

A number of customers who reviewed this digital camera thought it had a good picture resolution. Expert review site Ephotozine.com said “Features 4K video recording as well as shooting stills at 12fps, faster than any other Micro Four Thirds camera” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4. Expert website T3.com scored the product 5 stars and said “Panasonic has always pitched its 'GH' series of Lumix system cameras as hybrid devices - as adept at shooting high-quality video as they at stills”. Dp Review wrote on DP Review “High resolution electronic” in their review.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 owner mentioned in their reviews that it had a good ISO range. Dp Review said in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 “Good high ISO performance” . One customer considered that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 had a good image sensor. Expert website Dxomark.com said “Read on to find out how the new 4K capable Four Thirds sensor in GH4 performs”.

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Panasonic Has Good Reviews for Its Digital Cameras

We calculated the average ratings for all Panasonic digital cameras and also specifically for Panasonic MILC digital cameras and found that in both cases Panasonic had good ratings.

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Good Size

Six Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 owners mentioned that it was compact. Expert review site Whatdigitalcamera.com rated the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 5 stars and said two years ago “Sales of compact system cameras may not be what they once were.” in their review. Expert review site Photographyblog.com wrote “The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 is the world's first compact system camera to feature 4K video shooting” in their review and gave the product a rating of 5 stars. Techradar.com mentioned on expert website Techradar “The Panasonic GH3 is widely regarded as a great compact system camera for shooting video.” in their review.

A number of customers mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was a good body shape.

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Robust

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 reviewers who bought it mentioned that it was well made. Expert review site Whatdigitalcamera.com mentioned “This camera is a solid attempt” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4. Dp Review mentioned in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 review on DP Review two years ago “Solid, comfortabletouse camera body”. Dp Review also said “Great build quality and user comfort”.

Two Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 reviewers who reviewed the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 thought it was strong and durable. Last year expert website Toptenreviews.com mentioned “A variety of options and a durable body to withstand daily use”. Two years ago Dp Review wrote in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 “Durable weathersealed body”.

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Good Screen / Viewfinder

Some Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 reviewers who bought the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 considered that it had a good viewfinder. Dp Review wrote “Great viewfinder and screen”.

Several customers mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had a good screen. Dp Review wrote on DP Review “Will sell the camera alone, fully featured screen and electronic viewfinder, pinpoint”. Expert website Pocket-Lint.com rated it as very good and said “We've found using the vari-angle LCD screen great to shoot over the heads of tourist crowds in sunny Washington, have seen New York non-stop downpours soak the camer”.

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Nice Design

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 owner mentioned in their reviews that it was a good design. Dp Review wrote on DP Review two years ago “DSLR styled design is a pleasure to use”. One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 owner who bought this digital camera reckoned that it was smooth.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 reviewer who purchased it wrote that it was retro.

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Easy to Use

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 reviewer who purchased the product considered that it was easy to handle. Expert review site Cameralabs.com said “It handles confidently as a stills camera” and gave the product a rating of 4 stars. One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 reviewer reckoned that it had a good interface. Expert website Bobatkins.com mentioned “For professional use Panasonic have a DMW-YAGH interface unit with Full HD (4” in their review.

One customer mentioned that this digital camera was easy to use.

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Good Technical Features

A number of customers wrote in their reviews that it had good features. Expert review site Videomaker.com wrote in their review of this digital camera two years ago “G-Technology Evolution DrivesZacuto showed off two new EVF's with impressive features” . Last year expert review site Toptenreviews.com wrote “The camera has a variety of advanced features” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 review. Digitalcameraworld.com mentioned in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 “The GH4 offers some incredible features, like 4k video recording, focus peaking”.

Good Product Quality

Some Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 reviewers who purchased the product thought it was good quality. Two years ago Dp Review mentioned in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 “Excellent still image quality”. Dp Review also mentioned “Excellent picture quality up”. Dp Review also wrote “Good quality stills and chance to grab from 4k video”.

Good Battery Life

A few Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 reviewers considered that it had a good battery life. Dp Review wrote “Decent battery life for a mirrorless camera”.

Acceptable Noise Level

Some Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 owners who purchased it considered that it was quiet. Dp Review wrote on DP Review “Silent Mode”. Dp Review also said “12fps burst mode, silent electronic shutter option, movie mode as good as it gets”.

Good Quality Lens

A few people wrote in their reviews that this digital camera had a good autofocus. Dp Review said “Extensive support tools focus peaking, synchro scan, zebra” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4. Dp Review also wrote “DFD' system improves continuous focus ability”. Dp Review also wrote “Fast autofocus”.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 reviewer who reviewed the product thought it had a good lens. Expert review site Pocket-Lint.com said in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 review “We've often thought of the Panasonic GH series as the best consumer interchangeable lens system for video capture on the market” .

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Good Support

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had good technical guidance. Gizmodo.in wrote “I'll help you find the perfect camera to freeze those priceless moments” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4.

Reasonably Priced

A number of Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 reviewers who reviewed the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 concluded that it was good value for money. Ephotozine.com mentioned on expert website Ephotozine two years ago “Is priced without it seeming like it's been marked up at all, despite being one” in their review. Expert review site Digitalone.com.sg wrote “The first thing which strikes you about Panasonic's Lumix DMC-GH4 is its price tag” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 review and gave the product a rating of 80 out of 100.

Supports Video Recording

supports video recording

The Lumix DMC-GH4 supports video recording. Most of the other digital cameras that came out more than two years ago do not support video recording.

Alternative cameras which also support video recording that you might want to look at include the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7[plb_2013856_price].

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Supports WiFi Connectivity

Unlike most of the other MILC digital cameras that came out around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH4 which do not support WiFi connectivity, the Lumix DMC-GH4 supports WiFi connectivity.

Other cameras which also support WiFi connectivity that you might want to look at include the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7[plb_2013856_price].

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 has a built-in flash. Most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH4 also have a built-in flash.

Other digital cameras which also have a built-in flash that you might want to consider include the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7[plb_2013856_price].

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Lumix DMC-GH4 supports Full HD video. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to the Lumix DMC-GH4 also support Full HD video.

It is worth considering other digital cameras which also support Full HD video including the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7[plb_2013856_price].

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SD Memory Card

This camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory card, which is typical of many similar spec digital cameras that came out around the same time as it. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

If you are looking for a camera with a better memory card type then you might want to look at the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7[plb_2013856_price] (SD|SDHC|SDXC).

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a Live MOS sensor type, which is the most commonly found sensor type on MILC digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Supports Three Image Formats

The Lumix DMC-GH4 has a greater number of supported image formats than most digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it. This camera supports a JPG image format, which is the most frequently supported image format supported by MILC digital cameras that are a similar age to the Lumix DMC-GH4. The image formats "MPO" and "RAW" are also supported by this digital camera.

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Has a Micro HDMI Connector

The Lumix DMC-GH4 has a greater number of HDMI connector types than most MILC digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. This camera has a Micro HDMI connector, which is the most commonly found HDMI connector found on MILC digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Electronic Camera Shutter

This digital camera has an Electronic|Mechanical camera shutter, which is typical of many cameras that came out more than two years ago.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Lumix DMC-GH4 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over five times the video resolution of a 1440 x 1080 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found video resolution supported by similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to the Lumix DMC-GH4. This Panasonic digital camera also support a video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels and 1920 x 1080 pixels. A video resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels is equivalent to 4K Ultra HD video. This has four times the detail of Full HD video. The worst video resolution of all cameras that are a comparable age to the Lumix DMC-GH4 is 320 x 120 pixels and the best is 4096 x 2160 pixels.

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Quite Long Maximum Camera Shutter Speed

The maximum camera shutter speeds of comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH4 range from 15s to 240s. With a maximum camera shutter speed of 60 seconds, the Lumix DMC-GH4 has one of the longer maximum camera shutter speeds amongst cameras of this age.

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Quite High Maximum ISO Speed

Across all the MILC digital cameras that are a similar age to the Lumix DMC-GH4 the maximum ISO speeds range from 2,500 to 410,000. The Lumix DMC-GH4 has a quite high maximum ISO speed (25,600) compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the Lumix DMC-GH4.

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Fairly Big Battery Capacity

At 1,860 milliampere * hour, the Lumix DMC-GH4 has a quite big battery capacity compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar age and spec to the Lumix DMC-GH4. The average battery capacity of MILC digital cameras that were released more than two years ago is 1,400mAh.

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Has Four White Balance Modes

The number of white balance modes found on the Lumix DMC-GH4 is more than most digital cameras of this type and age. This Panasonic camera has an Auto white balance mode, which is the most commonly found white balance mode found on digital cameras of a comparable age and type to the Lumix DMC-GH4. The white balance modes "Daylight", "Halogen" and "Shade" are also found on this Panasonic digital camera.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution which is higher than the 1920 x 1080 still image resolution found on most cameras that were launched more than two years ago. In addition, this digital camera have still image resolutions of 4608x3456, 3264x2448, 2336x1752, 1824x1368, 4608x3072, 3264x2176, 2336x1560, 1824x1216, 4608x2592, 3840x2160, 1920x1080, 1824x1024, 3456x3456, 2448x2448 and 1744x1744 and 1712x1712. MILC digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH4 still image resolutions range from 1024 x 768 (worst) to 12416 x 1856 (best).

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500 Shots Per Battery Charge

Most cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Lumix DMC-GH4 take between 220 and 649 shots per battery charge, including the Lumix DMC-GH4 which takes 500 shots per battery charge.

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

The Lumix DMC-GH4 has a wider light exposure correction than most cameras of this type and age. This digital camera has a ± 5EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction, whereas most cameras of this age and type have a ± 3EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction. The best light exposure correction of all digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH4 is ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step) and the worst is ± 2EV (1/3EV step).

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Very Big Eye Relief

The Lumix DMC-GH4 has a very big eye relief (21 millimeters) compared to most of the other cameras that were released around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH4. Cameras that were released more than two years ago have eye relief of between 18mm and 21mm, and the average eye relief is 20mm.

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Fairly High Display Resolution

The display resolutions of cameras of this age and spec range from 33 pixels to 1,300,000 pixels. At 1,037,000 pixel, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 has a quite high display resolution compared to most of the other MILC digital cameras that came out around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH4.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over twenty-seven times the video resolution of the most common maximum video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels. The worst video resolution of all similar spec cameras that have been on the market for more than two years is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 4096 x 2160 pixels.

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Quite Small Minimum ISO Speed

The smallest minimum ISO speed of comparable spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago is 50 and the biggest is 200. With a minimum ISO speed of only 100, the Lumix DMC-GH4 has a quite small minimum ISO speed compared to most of the other cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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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. The worst display of all cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the Lumix DMC-GH4 is LCD and the best is AMOLED.

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Supports Nine ISO Speeds

The Lumix DMC-GH4 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most MILC digital cameras that are a comparable age to it. This Panasonic digital camera supports a 200 ISO speed, which is the most commonly supported ISO speed supported by MILC digital cameras that have been around for more than two years. The ISO speeds "100", "400", "800", "1600", "3200", "6400", "12800" and "25600" are also supported by this camera.

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Fairly Long Maximum Focal Length

The shortest maximum focal length of MILC digital cameras that are a comparable age to the Lumix DMC-GH4 is 27mm and the longest is 300mm. At 280 millimeters, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 has a fairly long maximum focal length compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that have been around for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH4.

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Supports Three Camera File Systems

The Lumix DMC-GH4 has a greater number of camera file systems than most digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to it. This Panasonic camera supports an Exif 2.3 camera file system, which is the most commonly supported camera file system supported by comparable spec cameras that were released more than two years ago. The camera file systems "DCF" and "RAW" are also supported by this camera.

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Features Four Auto Focus

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 has a greater number of auto focusing (AF) modes than most MILC digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. The most commonly featured auto focus is Continuous Auto Focus, but this auto focus is not featured on this camera. The auto focus Contrast Detection Auto Focus, Face detection, Single Auto Focus and Tracking Auto Focus are also featured on this digital camera.

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Supports One Power Source

The Lumix DMC-GH4 has a greater number of power sources than most comparable spec digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to it. This digital camera supports a Battery power source, which is the most commonly supported power source supported by cameras of a comparable age and type to the Lumix DMC-GH4.

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Auto Focus

This camera has an Auto/Manual focus, which is the most frequently found focus on digital cameras of this type and age.

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11 Reasons Against

Not 3D Compatible

The Lumix DMC-GH4 is not 3D compatible, although it is worth noting that most of the other MILC digital cameras that are a similar age to the Lumix DMC-GH4 are also not 3D compatible.

Cameras which are 3D compatible that might be worth looking at include the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7[plb_2013856_price].

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Does Not Have a GPS

Most MILC digital cameras that came out more than two years ago do not have a GPS. The Lumix DMC-GH4 is no exception to this as it too does not have a GPS.

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Not Waterproof

Like most of the other cameras of a similar age and spec to the Lumix DMC-GH4, the Lumix DMC-GH4 is not waterproof.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabiliser

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 does not have an image stabiliser, although this is within the context that most of the other digital cameras of a similar spec and age to the Lumix DMC-GH4 also do not have an image stabiliser.

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Only Features One Flash Mode

The Lumix DMC-GH4 has a greater number of flash modes than most cameras of a similar age and spec to it. This Panasonic digital camera features an Auto flash mode, which is the most frequently featured flash mode featured on similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH4.

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Only Has Two Photo Effects

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 has a greater number of photo effects than most MILC digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. This camera has a Vivid photo effect, which is the most commonly found photo effect found on MILC digital cameras that were released around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH4. The photo effect "Neutral" is also found on this Panasonic digital camera.

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Very Low Maximum Playback Zoom

With a maximum playback zoom of only 4 times zoom factor, the Lumix DMC-GH4 has a quite low maximum playback zoom compared to most of the other MILC digital cameras that are a similar age to the Lumix DMC-GH4. Across all the MILC digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to the Lumix DMC-GH4 the maximum playback zooms range from 4x to 39x.

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Heavy

The Lumix DMC-GH4 is fairly heavy (480 grams) compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the Lumix DMC-GH4. Similar spec cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Lumix DMC-GH4 have weights of between 70g and 680g.

If you would consider a digital camera with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7[plb_2013856_price] (360g).

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Very Big Maximum Aperture

Across all the digital cameras of this age and type the maximum apertures range from 1 to 36, and the average maximum aperture is 14. With a maximum aperture of only 5.6, the Lumix DMC-GH4 has a fairly big maximum aperture compared to most of the other cameras of a similar age and type to the Lumix DMC-GH4.

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Very Thick

The depths of MILC digital cameras that came out more than two years ago range from 22mm to 95mm, and the average depth is 44mm. With a depth of 83.9 millimeters, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 is very thick compared to most of the other digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH4.

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Fairly Large Closest Focusing Distance

At 0.3 meters, the Lumix DMC-GH4 has a quite large closest focusing distance compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to the Lumix DMC-GH4. The average closest focusing distance of comparable spec cameras that were launched around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH4 is 0.23m.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4

Released Over Two Years Ago

This MILC camera was released over two years ago.

Average Screen Size

At 3 inches, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 has a fairly standard screen size compared to most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age.

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Average Megapixel Count

With a megapixel count of 16.05 megapixels, the Lumix DMC-GH4 has a pretty standard megapixel count compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable age and spec to the Lumix DMC-GH4.

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Average Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of 4 times zoom factor, the Lumix DMC-GH4 has a relatively standard digital zoom compared to most of the other digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH4.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel Count
Image Stabiliser
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Format
Full-Frame Sensor Size
Total Megapixel Count
Image Stabilizer
Aspect Ratio
Design
Colour
Lens System
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
Auto Focus Lock
Auto Focus Assist Beam
Closest Focusing Distance
Focus
Focus Mode
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Mode
ISO Speed
Maximum ISO Speed
Minimum ISO Speed
Auto Exposure Lock
Light Metering Mode
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
Camera Shutter
Flash
Flash Mode
Flash Sync-Speed
Flash Exposure Compensation
Flash Exposure Correction
Shoe Mounting Point
Shoe Mounting Point
Video
Full HD Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Video Format
Video Resolution
Resolution and Capture Speed
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Format
Voice Recording
Memory
Memory Card
Memory Slot
Display
Screen Size
Display
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Field of View
Touch Sensitive Screen
Display Resolution
Display Aspect Ratio
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Screen Size
Lens Magnification Ratio
Viewfinder
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
HDMI Port
Microphone in Socket
HDMI Connector
USB Version
Headphone Out Port
Camera
White Balance Mode
Photo Effect
Self-Timer
Histogram
Maximum Playback Zoom
Dioptre Correction
Anti-Dust Function
Image Editing Mode
Camera File System
Live View
Tripod Mount
Playback Mode
Contrast Adjustment
Direct Printing
Built-In Processor
Diopter Adjustment
Eye Relief
Scene Mode
On Screen Display Language
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Lens Weight
Lens Length
Lens Diameter
Weight Including Battery
Battery
Power Source
Battery
Supported Battery
Battery Capacity
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(81)
9 July 2015

First there was the Point and Shoot, and then came the Bridge Camera. A few years ago camera manufacturers like Panasonic and Olympus unearthed another category when they dispensed the DSLR's... Read more…

11 June 2015

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 mirrorless digital camera is a professional camera that offers a user-friendly interface. The camera has a variety of advanced features, a variety of options and a... Read more…

5 June 2015

Jump to our Best Compact cameras, Ultra-zoom cameras and Bridge camerasTo make this article easier to browse, and to make it easier for you to find the camera you're after, we've split it into... Read more…

1 April 2015

The Panasonic Lumix GH4 is a powerful ILC that produces excellent quality still images and leads the way in video recording. Loaded with features and creative shooting modes, you will always be...

1 February 2015

Zack Arias posted this nice little perspective review on what factored into his choice of the Panasonic GH4 as his dedicated video camera. He talks about other choices from Canon, Sony and... Read more…

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Reviewed 16 June 2014 by Danjams
Danjams would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 (Verified Purchase)

PROS + CONS GH4 - great image quality (8 bit is limit of in-camera cards) - 4K in-camera recording, awesome - works as smooth as GH3. Up and running in minutes - need new higher speed cards for... Read more…

Reviewed 10 September 2014 by Matt P
Matt P would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 (Verified Purchase)

I had been looking at several DSLR-type cameras for a few months and I had the oppurtunity to shoot some sample video with 2 or 3 of them but I was unable to get my hands on the GH4. I had never... Read more…

Reviewed 3 June 2015 by Randy Miller
Randy Miller would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4

We bought two of these things and they perform super. Some notes. One, unlike Nikon or Canon DSLR form factors which will shut down at about 29 minutes of shooting this is a true video camera that... Read more…

Reviewed 23 February 2015 by Bilco5
Bilco5 would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4

Unlike most reviewers, we came to the GH4 from the pro video camera side, not the DSLR side. We started with the Panny HPX500 and 170, known as P2 cameras for their very expensive recording cards.... Read more…

Reviewed 21 August 2014 by Chris is his own Grip
Chris is his own Grip would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 (Verified Purchase)

I purchased this camera primarily for shooting company promotional videos. So far, it hasn't disappointed. The battery life is about twice that of my old Canon and even at 1080, the shots look... Read more…

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