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Panasonic DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm Digital Camera

SLR 16.05MP 0.2x Oct 2014
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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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Owner Reviews Are Excellent

Users have rated this camera as marvellous on average.

Good Quality Pictures

A few Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 reviewers mentioned that this digital camera was able to produce good images. Expert website Goodgearguide.com.au scored the product 80 out of 100 and wrote “If you use them correctly, you'll end up with images that are clean, highly detailed” in their review of this digital camera. Expert website Expertreviews.co.uk gave it a score of 5 stars and mentioned in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 review “Highly accomplished for photos and in a league of its own for video”. Expert review site Luminous-Landscape.com said in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 “That camera went on to become a favourite among both still photographers and videographers”.

Two people who reviewed the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 thought it had a good image sensor. Four years ago Luminous-Landscape.com mentioned in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 review “Excellent EVF with EyeStart sensor”.

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

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Good Video Capture

A few people who reviewed it concluded that it was good for video recording. Expert website Videomaker.com said in their review “The GH3 produces exceptional images, both still and video, with excellent color reproduction” . Expert review site Pcmag.com scored this digital camera 80 out of 100 and mentioned three years ago “The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 is an excellent camera for video enthusiasts.”. Ephotozine.com mentioned on expert review site Ephotozine “Has an extensive range of useful photographic and video upgrades in comparison to previou” and gave it a rating of 5 stars.

Good Size

A number of Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 reviewers wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was compact. Expert website Whatdigitalcamera.com gave the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 a score of 5 stars and wrote “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” in their review of this digital camera. Whatdigitalcamera.com also mentioned “Panasonic produce various examples of compact models in its Lumix lineup bu”. Photographyblog.com wrote on expert website PhotographyBlog.com “The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 is a new compact system camera that promises to offer both high-quality still images” and gave it a score of 5 stars.

Several customers reckoned that the product was a good body shape. Expert website Ephotozine.com scored the product 5 stars and said “The Panasonic Lumix GH3 with a rugged weather sealed body and Digital SLR styling” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3. Expertreviews.co.uk mentioned in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 on expert review site Expert Reviews “With its larger, weather-sealed magnesium alloy body, vast array of buttons”. Expert website Popphoto.com mentioned “Rugged body”.

One customer who bought this digital camera concluded that it was heavy and bulky. Luminous-Landscape.com wrote “Solid, sealed metal construction without the camera becoming too heavy” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 review.

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Good Product Quality

Eight Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 reviewers concluded that it was good quality. Digitalversus.com mentioned on Digital Versus “It delivers excellent image quality in both photo” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3. Luminous-Landscape.com mentioned in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 “Sensational video quality”. Luminous-Landscape.com also mentioned “Good stills image quality”.

Robust

A few customers concluded that it was well made. Expert review site Goodgearguide.com.au mentioned “It's solidly built, has a dazzling array of direct control buttons” in their review of this digital camera. Expert review site Neocamera.com said in their review “This digital camera is built around a 16 megapixels Four-Thirds sensor with an maximum ISO of 25600, 6 FPS full-resolution output” and scored it 80 out of 100. Itproportal.com wrote “It is exceptionally well made, with a strong weather-resistant”.

Some Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 reviewers said in their reviews that this digital camera was strong and durable. Pocket-Lint.com mentioned on 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” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3.

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Good Screen / Viewfinder

Several people wrote in their reviews that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 had an electronic viewfinder. Four years ago Techradar.com wrote on expert review site Techradar “The Panasonic GH3 offers all modern conveniences we want in a digital compact system camera these days; a decent EVF”. Neocamera.com wrote “The built-in EVF has been upgraded to 1.7”.

One customer who bought the product reckoned that it had a good screen.

One customer who reviewed it concluded that it was mirrorless. Expert review site Reviewed.com gave it a rating of 5 stars and 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 number of people concluded that it had a good autofocus. Luminous-Landscape.com said “Very fast autofocus” .

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 owners who reviewed the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 reckoned that it had a good zoom. Three years ago expert review site Photoreview.com.au gave the product a score of 5 stars and wrote “G X Vario 35-100mm f/2.8 ASPH premium-quality, fast zoom lenses, which have du” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 review. Expert review site Itwire.com said in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 “The best Compact System Zoom lens”.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 reviewer who bought it thought it had a good lens. Four years ago expert website Tbreak.ae said “The simple fact that it’s Micro Four Thirds also means that not only are the compact lens selection great.” in their review and gave the product a score of 5 stars.

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Panasonic Has Good Reviews for Its Cameras

Panasonic has good average ratings for its SLR digital cameras as well as across its entire digital camera range.

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Easy to Use

A few customers who reviewed the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 reckoned that it was easy to use.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 owner concluded that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Four years ago Whatdigitalcamera.com said in their review on What Digital Camera “With a larger handgrip, improved arrangement of buttons, bigger battery”.

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Good Technical Features

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 owners who reviewed it agreed that it had good features. Photographyblog.com said “The exciting GH3 features Full 1080p HD video with bit rates up to 72Mbps” . Pocket-Lint.com gave the product a score of 4 stars and said “Packed with features, exceptional on the video capture front.” in their review of this digital camera. Expert review site Techradar.com/au/ said “The compact system camera doesn't have a few key features, such as zebras to highlight over-”.

Nice Design

A few people mentioned in their reviews that it was good looking. Ephotozine.com wrote “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”. Expert review site Reviewed.com said “The Olympus OM-D E-M5 has incredible styling and control.” .

One customer who bought it concluded that it was a good design. Three years ago Pcmag.com said on expert review site PC Mag “It's a 16-megapixel design that is quite popular for videographers.”.

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Good Flash

A few customers who reviewed the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 reckoned that it had a good flash. Expert review site Reviewed.com mentioned “A built-in flash”. Reviewed.com also wrote “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 the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 said that it had good technical guidance. Expert website Techradar.com/au/ wrote “Buying Guide Best compact system camera Panasonic is clearly going for the serious filmmaker market with the Panasonic GH3” and rated this digital camera 5 stars.

Good Battery Life

One person who reviewed it considered that it had a good battery life.

Good Connectivity

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

One person said in their reviews that this digital camera was wifi compatible. Luminous-Landscape.com mentioned four years ago “Comprehensive Wi-Fi settings and extensive control” in their review.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Panasonic DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm supports wi-Fi, unlike most of the other SLR digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years which do not support wi-Fi.

We compared this digital camera to all the other digital cameras which support wi-Fi and we think because of it's better review score, the Olympus OM-D E-M1[plb_2009986_price] is also worth considering.

We think you might also be interested in other digital cameras which also support wi-Fi including the Nikon D5100 + SIGMA 17-70 CONTEMPORARY + SIGMA 70-300 DG MACRO + SD 4Gb[plb_2120682_price].

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Panasonic DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm has a built-in flash, as do most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm.

It may also be worth considering one of the other digital cameras with a built-in flash currently available including because of it's better review score, the EOS 450D - Rebel XSi[pl_1426191_price], or the EOS 400D - Rebel XTi[pl_2179517_price] both from Canon or the Sony SLT-A35Y + DT 18-55mm + DT 55-200mm[plb_964_price].

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

This camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is the most commonly supported compatible memory cards on SLR digital cameras that were released 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.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other digital cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory currently available including because of it's better review score, the Nikon Df[plb_1740408_price], or the Panasonic Lumix G5[plb_1773329_price].

If you want a digital camera with a better memory card type then you might want to look at the Sony SLT-A35Y + DT 18-55mm + DT 55-200mm[plb_964_price] (MS PRO Duo|MS Pro-HG Duo|SD|SDHC|SDXC), or the Pentax 645Z[plb_2522250_price] (Eye-Fi|FLU|SD|SDHC|SDXC) which is also higher rated.

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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 cameras of this age and spec.

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Supports Four Image Formats Supporteds

The Panasonic DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm has a greater number of supported image formats than most cameras of this age and spec. This camera supports a JPG image formats supported, which is the most commonly supported image formats supported supported by similar spec cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm. The image formats supporteds "EXIF", "MPO" and "RAW" are also supported by this digital camera.

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Electronic Camera Shutter Type

This digital camera has an Electronic camera shutter type, which is the most commonly found camera shutter type on similar spec cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Fairly Long Slowest Camera Shutter Speed

With a slowest camera shutter speed of 60 seconds, the Panasonic DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm has a fairly long slowest camera shutter speed compared to most of the other cameras of this age and type. Digital cameras that are a similar age to the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm have slowest camera shutter speeds of between 30s and 130s, and the average slowest camera shutter speed is 34s.

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17 Flash Guide Numbers

The DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm is a 17 meters flash guide number camera.

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Quite Big Battery Capacity

The smallest battery capacity of SLR digital cameras that are a similar age to the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm is 720mAh and the biggest is 2,300mAh. With a battery capacity of 1,860 milliampere * hour, the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm has one of the bigger battery capacitys amongst digital cameras of this age.

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Has Four Photo Effectss

The DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm has a greater number of photo effects than most cameras of a similar age and spec to it. The most frequently found photo effects is Neutral, but this photo effects is not found on this Panasonic camera. The photo effectss Art, Black&White, Sepia and Vivid are also found on this camera.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution(s)

The DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm has a higher still image resolution than most digital cameras of this spec and age. This Panasonic digital camera has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s), whereas most similar spec cameras that are a comparable age to it have a 1920 x 1280 still image resolution(s). This Panasonic camera also have still image resolution(s)s of 4608x3456, 3264x2448 and 2336x1752 and 1824x1368. Across all SLR digital cameras that are a similar age to the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm the best still image resolution is 5184 x 3456 and the worst is 480 x 480.

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

This camera has a ± 5EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction, which is typical of many cameras of a similar age and spec to it.

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Has Four Shooting Modess

The number of shooting modes found on the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm is more than most digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago. This camera has a Manual shooting modes, which is the most commonly found shooting modes found on SLR digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago. The shooting modess "Aperture priority", "Program" and "Scene" are also found on this Panasonic camera.

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OLED Display

This digital camera has an OLED display, which is the most commonly found display on cameras that were released more than two years ago. 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.

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Four Number of Aspheric Elementss

Most of the other SLR digital cameras that are a similar age to the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm only have between one and three number of aspheric elementss, however the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm has four number of aspheric elementss.

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Has Two Image Editings

The DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm has a greater number of image editing modes than most cameras that are a comparable age to it. This Panasonic digital camera has a Rotating image editing, which is the most commonly found image editing found on cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. The image editing "Resizing" is also found on this camera.

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Has Three Light Exposure Modess

The number of light exposure modes found on the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm is more than most digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as it. The most commonly found light exposure modes is Auto, but this light exposure modes is not found on this Panasonic digital camera. The light exposure modess Aperture priority AE, Manual and Shutter priority AE are also found on this camera.

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Has a Mini HDMI Connector Type

The DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm has a greater number of HDMI connector types than most similar spec digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. This Panasonic camera has a Mini HDMI connector type, which is the most commonly found HDMI connector type found on SLR digital cameras that are a similar age to the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm.

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Very Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

With a maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 280 millimeters, the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm has a quite long maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable type and age to the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm. The average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of SLR digital cameras that came out around the same time as the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm is 110mm, and the maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)s range from 38mm to 320mm.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found maximum video resolution on similar spec digital cameras that came out around the same time as it.

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Features Three Auto Focusing (AF) Modess

The number of auto focusing (AF) modes featured on the Panasonic DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm is more than most SLR digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. This Panasonic camera features a Single Auto Focus auto focusing (AF) modes, which is the most frequently featured auto focusing (AF) modes featured on digital cameras that were released around the same time as the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm. The auto focusing (AF) modess "Continuous Auto Focus" and "Flexible Spot Auto Focus" are also featured on this camera.

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Supports Two Camera File Systems

The Panasonic DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm has a greater number of camera file systems than most cameras of this age and type. The most commonly supported camera file system is DCF 2, but this camera file system is not supported by this camera. The camera file systems Exif 2.3 and RAW are also supported by this Panasonic camera.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This digital camera has an Auto/Manual focus adjustment, which is typical of many digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Supports One Power Source Type

The number of power sources supported by the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm is more than most similar spec cameras that came out more than two years ago. This camera supports a Battery power source type, which is the most frequently supported power source type supported by cameras of a comparable type and age to the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm.

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Supports Two Audio Formats Supporteds

The number of audio formats supported by the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm is more than most digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to it. The most commonly supported audio formats supported is PCM, but this audio formats supported is not supported by this camera. The audio formats supporteds AAC and LPCM are also supported by this Panasonic camera.

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14 Reasons Against

A Bit Expensive

A number of people agreed that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 was not good value for money. Pocket-Lint.com mentioned on Pocket Lint “Otherwise a bit bulky and certainly pricey” in their review of this digital camera but even so they gave it a score of 80 out of 100. Itproportal.com said “The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 is a very pricy camera by any standards” however they still gave it a rating of 4 stars.

Two people reckoned that the product was not cheap. Three years ago expert website Itproportal.com said in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 review “Compared to other mirrorless cameras it is quite breathtakingly expensive.”. Expert website Brisbanetimes.com.au mentioned “This is an expensive camera” in their review.

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Does Not Support Video Capability

The DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm does not support video capability, unlike most of the other cameras that were released more than two years ago which support video capability.

Other cameras which also support video capability that you might want to look at include the Sony SLT-A35Y + DT 18-55mm + DT 55-200mm[plb_964_price], the Samsung NX100[plb_1417534_price], or the Nikon D90[plb_1836503_price] which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

Like most of the other cameras of a comparable type and age to the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm, the Panasonic DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm does not support Full HD video.

It is worth considering other digital cameras which also support Full HD video including the SLT-A35Y + DT 18-55mm + DT 55-200mm[pl_964_price], or the SLT-A57Y[pl_1611476_price] both from Sony which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most of the other SLR digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm, the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm does not have a GPS (satellite).

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Not Waterproof

Like most of the other SLR digital cameras that are a comparable age to the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm, the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm is not waterproof.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

The Panasonic DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm does not have an image stabilizer, although keep in mind that most of the other SLR digital cameras that were released more than two years ago also do not have an image stabilizer.

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Only Two Number of Diaphragm Bladess

Most cameras that came out more than two years ago have between two and eight number of diaphragm bladess, including the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm which has two number of diaphragm bladess.

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Only Features Four Flash Modess

The number of flash modes featured on the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm is more than most cameras of this age and type. This Panasonic digital camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most frequently featured flash modes featured on SLR digital cameras that were released around the same time as the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm. The flash modess "Forced on", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this Panasonic camera.

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Only Supports Seven ISO Sensitivitys

The number of ISO speeds supported by the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm is more than most similar spec digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it. The most commonly supported ISO sensitivity is 100, but this ISO sensitivity is not supported by this digital camera. The ISO sensitivitys 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400 and 12800 are also supported by this Panasonic digital camera.

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Only 1.3 HDMI Version

The DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm supports a newer HDMI version than most digital cameras that are a comparable age to it. This Panasonic digital camera supports a 1.3 HDMI version, whereas most similar spec digital cameras that were launched around the same time as it support a 1.4 HDMI version.

This camera's HDMI version (1.3) is in fact the worst supported HDMI version amongst all cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm.

Amongst comparable types of camera the best supported HDMI version is 1.4b.

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Only Has Three Camera Playbacks

The number of camera playback modes found on the Panasonic DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm is more than most cameras that were released around the same time as it. This camera has a Single image camera playback, which is the most frequently found camera playback found on cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. The camera playbacks "Movie" and "Slide show" are also found on this Panasonic camera.

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Only 1920x1080@25fps Resolution At Capture Speed

The DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm has a 1920x1080@25fps resolution at capture speed which is higher than the 1920x1080@30fps resolution at capture speed found on most comparable spec cameras that were released around the same time as it. This camera also have resolution at capture speeds of 1280x720@25fps, 1280x720@50fps, 1920x1080@24fps and 1920x1080@50fps and 640x480@25fps. Across all cameras of this type and age the best resolution at capture speeds is 1920x1080@30fps and the worst is 1280x720@50fps.

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Very Large Closest Focusing Distance

The average closest focusing distance of digital cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm is 0.33m, and the closest focusing distances range from 0.2m to 0.5m. The DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm has one of the larger closest focusing distances (0.5 meters) amongst SLR digital cameras of this age.

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Fairly Big ISO Sensitivity (min)

Cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm have ISO sensitivity (min)s of between 50 and 200. At 200, the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm has a fairly big ISO sensitivity (min) compared to most of the other digital cameras that came out around the same time as the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Panasonic DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was over two years ago when Panasonic released the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm.

Average Display Diagonal

At 3 inches, the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm has a relatively average display diagonal compared to most of the other digital cameras that are a similar age to the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm.

We compared all the other 3" screen cameras to this digital camera and we think the Sony SLT-A35Y + DT 18-55mm + DT 55-200mm[plb_964_price], and the Pentax K-5 II[plb_1452971_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If this digital camera display diagonal is not large enough for you then you might also want to consider the D4[pl_1998795_price] (3.2" and higher rated), or the D600[pl_2079663_price] (3.2" and higher rated) both from Nikon.

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Average Weight

The DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm has a fairly standard weight (550 grams) compared to most of the other cameras of a similar spec and age to the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm.

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Average Megapixel

The DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm has a relatively average megapixel (16.05 megapixels) compared to most of the other cameras of this type and age.

We compared this camera to all the other 16.05MP digital cameras and we think the Panasonic Lumix G5[plb_1773329_price] which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If this camera megapixel is not high enough for you then you might also want to consider the D4[pl_1998795_price] (16.2MP), or the D4S[pl_2203498_price] (16.2MP) both from Nikon which also has a higher rating.

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Average Digital Zoom

At 4 times zoom factor, the DMC-GH3 + 12-35mm has a fairly typical digital zoom compared to most of the other cameras that were released more than two years ago.

We compared this camera to all the other 4x digital zoom cameras and we think because of it's better review score, the Sony SLT-A99[plb_1546952_price], and the Panasonic Lumix G5[plb_1773329_price] is also worth considering.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution(s)
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Formats Supported
Image Sensor Size (W X H)
Total Megapixels
Image Stabilizer Location
Supported Aspect Ratios
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour of Product
Material
Dustproof
Splash Proof
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Lens Mount Interface
Number of Aspheric Elements
Number of Diaphragm Blades
Filter Size
Focusing
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
Auto Focus (AF) Lock
Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam
Closest Focusing Distance
Focus Adjustment
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Auto Exposure (AE) Lock
Light Metering
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Shutter Speed Settings
Camera Shutter Type
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Guide Number
Flash Sync-Speed
External Flash Connector
Flash Exposure Compensation
Flash Range (wide)
Flash Exposure Correction
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Video Formats Supported
Analog Signal Format System
Video Resolutions
Resolution At Capture Speed
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Formats Supported
Voice Recording
Audio System
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Memory Slots
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Field of View
Touchscreen
Display Resolution (numeric)
Display Aspect Ratio
Viewfinder
Magnification
Viewfinder Type
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
HDMI
Microphone in
HDMI Connector Type
USB Version
HDMI Version
Headphone Outputs
Camera
3D
White Balance
Shooting Modes
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Calendar
Album Organization
Multi-Shot
Histogram
Dioptre Correction
Image Editing
Camera File System
Live View
Tripod Mountable
Camera Playback
Direct Printing
Diopter Adjustment (D-D)
Playback Modes
Eye Relief
Scene Modes
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Lens Weight
Lens Length
Lens Diameter
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Number of Batteries Supported
Battery Type
Battery Capacity
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Battery Voltage
Battery Level Indicator
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Packaging Content
Bundled Software
AC Adapter Included
Cables Included
Batteries Included
Battery Charger Included
Wrist Strap Included
Networking
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Standards
Other Features
Built-In Flash
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Colour Temperature
Technical Details
Built-In Speaker(s)

Expert Reviews

It's been exactly two years to the month since I field tested the Panasonic GH2 and then posted my Revisited follow-up article a few months later. That camera went on to become a favourite among... Read more…

Very low imagenoise until ISO 800
Excellent retention of details even at high ISO
Good metering system
Very fast autofocus
Short shutterlag
Below average whitebalance system
Below average shottoshot speeds
Modal WB
ISO and EC
Long firstshot blackout
13 December 2014

Unsere Kamera-Tests bieten zwar Orientierung bei der Auswahl der richtigen Kamera. Doch am Ende entscheidet der User selbst, welches Modell es für ihn sein soll. Welche Digicams derzeit besonders... Read more…

Excellent video quality and features
6.2fps continuous shooting
Snappy autofocus
Sharp vari-angle touch-screen LCD
EVF
Pricey
Lags behind competition at high ISOs
EVF is choppy in low light
Exposure changes can't be seen on the screen immediately
WiFi implementation is cumbersome

User Reviews

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Reviewed 12 November 2015 by PeterTheArtist

Ive looked at Panasonic and Sony cameras for over 2 years now! I was always hesitant because Canon has always dominated the DSLR film market. I always felt if I went to another brand I will always... Read more…

Easy To Use
Fast Accurate Auto-Focus
Good Image Quality
Good Image Stabilization
Large Clear LCD
Noisy At High ISO
Poor In Low Light
Reviewed 27 April 2014 by Marketing Videographer
Marketing Videographer would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 (Verified Purchase)

I come from a traditional videography background and knew that the industry has been gravitating towards HDSLRs for affordable cinematic looks. However, I did not like the limitations in the... Read more…

Easy To Use
Fast Accurate Auto-Focus
Good Image Quality
Good Image Stabilization
Large Clear LCD
Viewfinder Sensitivity
Noisy At High ISO
Bulky
Micro 43 Lenses
Less Noise Than The 2
Reviewed 27 October 2015 by Jessie

This camera offers a lot of features that those of us have struggled with having the older style 5D cameras. The shear fact that this camera can shoot 240 minutes of uninterrupted video is a... Read more…

Easy To Use
Good Image Quality
Great battery life
High ISO Performance
Large Clear LCD
Microphone
Noisy At High ISO
Poor In Low Light
Small LCD Screen
Headphone Plug Blocks Lcd
Reviewed 9 September 2015 by QuadCams
QuadCams would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 (Verified Purchase)

If you don't need 4k video - and most do not - this is a screaming deal at $[$]! The camera has excellent still capability with quick focusing, but where it is really a winner is video production.... Read more…

Easy To Use
Fast Accurate Auto-Focus
Fast Shutter Speed
Good Image Quality
Good Image Stabilization
Noisy At High ISO
Small LCD Screen
Battery charger
Poor In Low Light
Very High Iso Performance
Reviewed 26 October 2013 by 3toad
3toad would recommend the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 (Verified Purchase)

Great video capabilities; headphone & mic jacks, 60p at 1080, limitless recording time. Love the built in time lapse photography feature. Light, but still solid feeling little camera...

Easy To Use
Fast Accurate Auto-Focus
Good Image Quality
Quiet
Tilt Swivel LCD
Noisy At High ISO
Poor In Low Light
Poor Image Stabilization
No Film Gama Settings
Resessed Record Button
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Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic dmcg3, panasonic dmcg5, 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, panasonic dmcgh3kbod, panasonic dmcg5kbody, panasonic dmcgh3kbody
Barcodes 0000008.85E+11, 00616932797132, 00885170103887, 05025232701513, 05025232701537, 05025232701568, 05025232701575, 05025232701612, 05025232701629

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