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Panasonic DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm Digital Camera

MILC 16MP Live MOS 4x Dec 2014
Camera Type Megapixel Sensor Type Digital Zoom Release Date
Twenty-six industry awards
Good technical features
Manual focus is particularly easy to use
278 Reviews + 38 Awards
DP Review Silver PhotographyBlog.com Essential Ephotozine Editor's Choice What Digital Camera Gold

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Reviews

Twenty-Six Industry Awards

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

This Panasonic camera received a "Recommended" award from review sites Trusted Reviews, Camera Labs, Digitallife.se, Smartson.se, Akam.no, Pocket Lint, Focus-numerique.fr, Hardwarezone.com.ph and Fotovideo.nu all of whom decided that this camera was good.

This digital camera received an "Editor's Choice" award from review websites Ephotozine, CNET.com.au, Macworld.co.uk, Photoreview.com.au, Cnetfrance.fr and Reviewed.com all of whom said that this medium megapixel digital camera was marvellous.

Three additional expert review sites all liked this medium megapixel digital camera. This camera received a DP Review "Silver" award and it received a "Gold" award from website What Digital Camera. This digital camera also received an "Especially Recommended 6 Star" award from website Lydogbillede.dk.

The writer at one more expert review site decided that this Panasonic digital camera was good. This camera received "" award from Pcauthority.com.au.

The authors at three other expert review sites all wrote that this camera was good. This Panasonic digital camera received a "5 Star" award from both Digital Versus and 01net.com and it received an "Essential" award from PhotographyBlog.com.

Expert Reviews Are Good

Based on fifty-seven expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, DP Review, PhotographyBlog.com and Ephotozine the average expert rating of this digital camera is 87 out of 100. The camera expert review sites think this medium megapixel digital camera is one of the very best cameras of this age and spec.

Excellent User Reviews

Owners have rated this medium megapixel digital camera as marvellous on average. Over 75% of reviewers gave this camera the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 50% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Good Brand

We checked 9,075 expert and user reviews (including 790 verified purchases) for Panasonic digital cameras and found that on average Panasonic has good ratings compared to other brands. We also found that Panasonic has good ratings specifically for its medium megapixel cameras. 96% of those that bought a Panasonic digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Features

Good Technical Features

Twenty-two owners wrote in their reviews that this digital camera had good features. Expert website Ephotozine.com said in their review of this digital camera “The Panasonic Lumix GX7 offers some unique new features, including an extremely high resolution tilting electronic viewfinder”. Expert website Photographyblog.com gave the product a score of 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned “The Panasonic GX7 features the world's first built-in 90-degree tilt-able Live View Finder (LVF” in their review of this digital camera. They also said “Offering a winning combination of outstanding image quality, excellent performance, deep feature-s” in their review.


Design

Manual Focus is Particularly Easy to Use

Twenty-eight people who bought the Panasonic DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm concluded that it was easy to use. Website Cnet.com.au mentioned “Manual focus is particularly easy to use”. Expert review site Brisbanetimes.com.au wrote “The camera feels well balanced in the hand and is a pleasure to use” in their review of this digital camera. Pocket-Lint.com said on expert review site Pocket Lint “It's a pleasure to use and it produces some excellent shots” in their review of this digital camera.

Five customers who bought it concluded that it was easy to handle. Baxy85 wrote on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “Love the handling of them.”.

Five people said in their reviews that this digital camera was easy to use the menus. Four years ago website Amazon.co.uk wrote “Perfect Goal Settings 4”. Baxy85 mentioned in their review of this digital camera “The extra function keys, which are available through it, make it easy to quickly adjust the camera settings that you most frequently use” and gave it a rating of 5 stars out of 5. P. J. Long said on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “HD done for you, multiple exposures, real HD with 3, 5, 7 shots at various settings, no problem”.

Three customers mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was comfortable and easy to hold. Jonix mentioned “So all in all, highly recommended if you want a light comfortable camera, improve your range of styles” and scored the product a maximum of 5 stars. They also said “This camera is so nice to hold use, I think they made it just for me” in their review.

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Solid Build Quality

Fourty-three people said in their reviews that it was good quality. Website Photoreview.com.au said “Image quality is superb” and gave the product a score of 4 stars out of 5. Stuff.tv wrote “Great picture quality”. Camera Labs gave the product a score of 4 stars out of 5 and said “Quality kit lens with stabilisation”.

Design Compact

Nine customers wrote in their reviews that it was good looking. Expert website Expertreviews.co.uk said three years ago “Stylish, highly accomplished” and gave it a rating of 4 stars out of 5. Expert website Firstpost.com wrote “Panasonic Lumix GX7 has been a wonderful camera and it has everything going for it – beautiful build, great handling” and rated it 80 out of 100. Expert website Reviewed.com gave it a rating of 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned in their review of this digital camera four years ago “Olympus's PEN and OM-D cameras hearken back to the company's rich history of film cameras, while Panasonic has created a unique modern style for their cameras”.

Eight owners wrote in their reviews that it was well designed. Digital Versus said “Excellent design and handling” and scored it a maximum of 5 stars. Website Cnet.com.au wrote in their review of this digital camera “Nimble shooting feel and design” . Ibraar 'le Saracen' said in their review of this digital camera on expert website Amazon.co.uk “A) It's cheaper b) Handling was more to my liking - the OMD EM-5 and 10 have a terrible grip and I wasn't too keen on the overall design”.

Two people concluded that it was smooth. Two years ago Ibraar 'le Saracen' said “Excellent picture quality and very good smooth ISO 800 speed for portraits of people indoors with natural light” and gave it the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5.

Two people reckoned that the Panasonic DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm was ergonomic. Mr. R. Wilkinson gave it a rating of 5 stars out of 5 and said in their review of this digital camera “Handgrip" is ergonomically nearly perfect”.

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Solid Build Quality

Twenty-five owners agreed that it was well made. Four years ago Digital Versus wrote “Stabiliser built into the camera body” in their review of this digital camera. They also said “Flawless build quality” in their review. Dp Review wrote “Sharp retro design and solid build” in their Panasonic DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm review.

Five customers who bought it wrote that it was strong and durable. Expert review site Tech-Boom.com mentioned “Compact and rugged design slightly”. Dpreview.com said on expert review site DP Review four years ago “Robust performance”. Steve wrote on expert website Amazon.co.uk three years ago “So far is it great except i think the flash feels flimsy though and needs to be more robust”.

Three customers who purchased the product wrote that it was reliable. Website Photoreview.com.au wrote “Reliable metering” and scored the product 4 stars out of 5. Murray56 said “Takes easy and fairly reliable panoramas”.

Two customers who reviewed it concluded that it was good at resisting water ingress. Website Amazon.co.uk mentioned “Water Resistant” in their review of this digital camera and gave it a rating of 5 stars out of 5. They also wrote “Notes Swimming Efforts” in their review.

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Smart TV

Good Connectivity

Two customers said in their reviews that this digital camera was good in terms of connectivity. Expert review site Firstpost.com scored it 80 out of 100 and mentioned “An overdose of features, wireless connectivity, great image quality”. Expert review site Dxomark.com said in their review of this digital camera “A tilting widescreen viewfinder and rear screen plus built-in WIFI connectivity”.


Support

Good Technical Guidance

Three people agreed that it had good technical guidance. P. J. Long said on expert website Amazon.co.uk “I haven't even looked at the CD instructions for advanced users yet”. Dreamer wrote on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “Getting used to the multiple setting options after some serious study of the advanced operating instructions” in their review of this digital camera. Jonix mentioned “The camera is so packed with features so you may want to read the advanced instructions”.


Weight & Dimensions

Design Compact

Thirty-seven customers thought this digital camera was compact. Website Photoreview.com.au scored the product 4 stars out of 5 and mentioned “Design compact”. Digital Versus scored the Panasonic DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm the highest possible rating of 5 stars and wrote “Compact design” in their review of this digital camera. Expert review site Amateurphotographer.co.uk mentioned four years ago “The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF1 was the second compact system camera from the brand.” and gave it a rating of 4 stars out of 5.

Seven customers said in their reviews that this digital camera was a good body shape. Four years ago What Digital Camera wrote in their review of this digital camera “Body mounted controls”. Website Cnet.com.au said in their review of this digital camera in the same month “Image stabilisation now in the camera body”. Ibraar 'le Saracen' wrote on expert website Amazon.co.uk “Superbly made in Japan body and great handling”.

Six people who reviewed it agreed that it was heavy and bulky. Expert review site Techradar.com said in their review of this digital camera “Buying Guide Best compact system camera Panasonic's GX7 is nice and solid, with a secure, hefty grip for a camera of its type” . They also wrote “It has a pretty comprehensive feature set in a relatively small body, although it is a little chunkier than the Panasonic GX1 th” in their review. Mr. R. Wilkinson said three years ago “Will now use instead of my larger, heavier, Nikon 360s” in their review of this digital camera.

Two people said in their reviews that this digital camera was lightweight. Shinobi Ryder said three years ago “With this lightweight setup I can get more pictures done with ease without the backache” in their review of this digital camera. David Ss Morgan mentioned “Extremely lightweight” in his review of this digital camera and scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

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Heavy

The lightest digital camera of this spec and age is 20g , the heaviest is 1.3kg, and the average weight is 250g. With a weight of 360 grams, the DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm is fairly heavy compared to most of the other cameras that have been around for more than two years.

If you are not worried about having a heavier weight then you might want to look at the GE X5 (£55) (380g), or the Panasonic Lumix G5 (£788) (346g).

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

This medium megapixel digital camera has been on the market since December 2014.


Price

Good Value Considering the Spec

Twenty people mentioned that the product was good value for money. What Digital Camera gave it the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5 and said “Good value considering the spec” in their review of the Panasonic DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm. Website Amazon.co.uk wrote “Great Price”. Simon said in his review of this digital camera on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “I bought the GX7 as an upgrade to my FZ-38 which is still a brilliant cheap camera with a superb stereo microphone”.


Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

The DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other comparable spec cameras that were launched more than two years ago.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm supports Near Field Communication (NFC), as do most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this digital camera.

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Display

Average Display Diagonal

The DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm has a fairly standard display diagonal (3 inches) compared to most of the other cameras of this type and age.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 3" screen cameras currently available including because of its better review score, the Nikon P510 (£293).

Cameras with a larger display diagonal that might be worth looking at include the Nikon D4S (£3,379.99) (3.2" and higher rated).

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm has a vari-angle LCD display. Most of the other cameras of a similar age and spec to this digital camera do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Panasonic DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm has a touchscreen. Most of the other medium megapixel cameras that have been around for a similar time to this camera do not have a touchscreen.

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Picture Quality

Has an Image Stabilizer

The DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm has an image stabilizer. Most of the other medium megapixel cameras that have been on the market for more than two years also have an image stabilizer.

We compared all the other cameras with an image stabilizer to this digital camera and we think because of its better review score, the Sony NEX-F3D is also worth considering.

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16 Megapixels Megapixel

This is a 16 megapixels digital camera.

If this Panasonic camera megapixel is not high enough for you then you might want to look at the Nikon P510 (£293) (16.1MP and higher rated).

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Other Features

Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm has a built-in flash, as do most of the other cameras of a comparable age and type to this camera.

Other digital cameras with a built-in flash currently available that you might want to consider include because of its better review score, the Sony NEX-F3D.

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Has an HDMI Port

The DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm has an HDMI port, as do most of the other medium megapixel cameras that have been around for more than two years.

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Has a USB 2.0 Port

The DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm has a USB 2.0 port. Most of the other digital cameras of this age and type also have a USB 2.0 port.

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Lens System

Average Digital Zoom

At 4 times zoom factor, the Panasonic DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm has a relatively average digital zoom compared to most of the other medium megapixel cameras that came out around the same time as this digital camera.

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Quite Small Maximum Aperture Number

With a maximum aperture number of 16, the DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm has a quite small maximum aperture number compared to most of the other digital cameras that are a comparable age to this digital camera. The average maximum aperture number of cameras of this age and type is 7.4.

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Quite Small Minimum Aperture Number

Across all the cameras of a similar age and type to this digital camera the minimum aperture numbers range from 1.7 to 22. When compared to other medium megapixel cameras that have been around for around the same time as this digital camera that we have assessed the minimum aperture number of, the Panasonic DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm's minimum aperture number of only 1.7 is one of the smallest.

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Very Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The shortest minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of medium megapixel cameras that have been available for a similar time to this digital camera is 4.5mm and the longest is 40mm. When compared to other medium megapixel cameras that were launched around the same time as this digital camera, the DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm's minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 40 millimeters is one of the longest.

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Camera

Features Saturation Adjustment

The Panasonic DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm features saturation adjustment, as do most of the other medium megapixel cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Panasonic DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm features brightness adjustment. Most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to this digital camera also feature brightness adjustment.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm features contrast adjustment, as do most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm features multi burst mode, as do most of the other cameras that have been around for a similar time to this digital camera.

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Has a Tripod Mountable

The DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm has a tripod mountable. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and type to this camera also have a tripod mountable.

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Packaging Content

Has a Battery Charger Included

The DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm has a battery charger included. Most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to this camera also have a battery charger included.

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Has a Hand Strap

The DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm has a hand strap, as do most of the other cameras of a similar spec and age to this digital camera.

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Has a Batteries Included

The Panasonic DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm has a batteries included, as do most of the other medium megapixel cameras that have been available for more than two years.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports PictBridge

The DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm supports PictBridge. Most of the other cameras that are a comparable age to this digital camera also support PictBridge.

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Light Exposure

Only Supports Nine ISO Sensitivities

The DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm has a greater number of ISO speeds than most digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as it. The most frequently supported ISO sensitivity is 160, but this ISO sensitivity is not supported by this camera. The ISO sensitivities 125, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400, 12800 and 25600 are also supported by this Panasonic digital camera.

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Video

1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels camera, which is the most common video resolution supported by cameras of a similar type and age to this camera. In addition, this camera supports a video resolutions of 1280 x 720 pixels. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels video resolutions is in fact the best supported video resolution amongst all medium megapixel cameras that were released more than two years ago.

A 320 x 120 pixels video resolutions is the worst supported video resolution amongst comparable types of camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of a 1280 x 720 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found video resolution.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels maximum video resolution is actually the best video resolution across all comparable spec digital cameras that were released around the same time as this camera.

The worst video resolution across comparable types of digital camera is 640 x 480 pixels.

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Focusing

Quite Large Closest Focusing Distance

Medium megapixel cameras that have been around for a similar time to this digital camera have closest focusing distances of between 0.001m and 0.5m, and the average closest focusing distance is 0.066m. The DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm has one of the larger closest focusing distances (0.2 meters) amongst medium megapixel cameras of this age.

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Audio

Features Voice Recording

The DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm features voice recording, as do most of the other digital cameras of this age and type.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm has a built-in microphone. Most of the other medium megapixel cameras that have been on the market for more than two years also have a built-in microphone.

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Silent Electronic Shutter Option

Six people who reviewed the product agreed that it was quiet. Pc Mag said in their review of this digital camera “Silent electronic shutter option” and rated it 4 stars out of 5. Website Newegg.com rated it 4 stars out of 5 and wrote “Completely silent (with proper setting enabled” in their review of this digital camera. Expert website Firstpost.com gave it a rating of 80 out of 100 and mentioned “The silent mode, although l”.


Great Picture Quality

Sixty-two owners who bought the Panasonic DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm said that it was able to produce good images. Four years ago website Photoreview.com.au said “Realistic image colors after tweaking”. Website Good Gear Guide.com.au rated the product 4 stars out of 5 and mentioned “Good image and video quality” in their review of this digital camera. Three years ago Dp Review wrote in their review of this digital camera “Competitive still image quality”.

Seven customers said in their reviews that this digital camera had a good picture resolution. Camera Labs wrote “Excellent resolution and per pixel definition.” in their review of this digital camera. Simon scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and he mentioned on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “Digital zoom to me doesn't seem worth anything as there is no greater resolution that I can see, you're just apparently losing some of the picture” in his review of this digital camera. He also wrote “I absolutely love the tilting EVF and the superb EVF resolution” in his review.

Four customers who reviewed the product reckoned that it had a good image sensor. Website Photoreview.com.au gave it a score of 4 stars out of 5 and said “The new sensor is claimed to improve light capture, giving better colour”. Expert review site Photographyblog.com mentioned four years ago “A FourThirds sized 16-megapixel Digital Live MOS sensor, built-in pop-up flash”. In the same month expert website Dxomark.com said “The GX7 is Panasonic's classy replacement for the rangefinder style GX1 and features a new, improved 16-Mpix sensor”.

Three people wrote in their reviews that the product was good in low light. Steve said three years ago “I will not use often as low light ability is good, finding the right case for the 20mm lens version is proving difficult” and scored it a maximum of 5 stars. Mr. Pete England mentioned in his review of this digital camera on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “The touchscreen also works great and the 20mm lens is fantastic, especially in low light”. Mr. Cliff R. Day wrote “I have not had any issues, indeed focusing in general is quick including indoors in low light” in his review of this digital camera and rated it 5 stars out of 5.

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Hot Shoe and Integrated Flash

Three people who bought it agreed that it had a good flash. Pc Mag mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Hot shoe and integrated flash” .

Smooth Video

Sixteen people mentioned in their reviews that the product was good for video recording. Pc Mag mentioned “1080 60 video capture” in their review of the Panasonic DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm. Expert review site Neocamera.com wrote “It can record full 1080p HD video at 60 FPS” in their review of this digital camera. Expert review site Photoxels.com said four years ago “Both can sustain 5 FPS at full-resolution and the latter is used to capture full 1080p HD video at 60 FPS” .

Focus Peaking

Nineteen customers agreed that it had a good lens. Digitalversus.com wrote on expert review site Digital Versus “The Lumix GX7 can't fail to please, as Panasonic has ticked all the right boxes with this interchangeable lens compact”. Four years ago expert review site Photographyblog.com said “One of the best interchangeable lens cameras that we've ever reviewed”. Paul Symes wrote on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “They sent me a Panasonic 12-32mm lens which is very nice indeed - not as high quality as the 20mm that came with it” and scored it a maximum of 5 stars.

Twelve owners said in their reviews that the Panasonic DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm had a good autofocus. Website Photoreview.com.au gave the product a score of 4 stars out of 5 and wrote “Focus Peaking” in their review of this digital camera. Expert website Toptenreviews.com said “The camera has an ultra-fast sensor shift mechanism, advanced auto focus controls and an HDMI interface” . Shinobi Ryder mentioned in their review of this digital camera on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “The autofocus is quicker to the draw than Clint Eastwood in his prime with a 6-shooter pistol at hand” and rated the product 5 stars out of 5.

Seven customers who reviewed it reckoned that it had a good image stabiliser. Four years ago expert review site Neocamera.com wrote “For the first time, one of their mirrorless camera offers built-in stabilization, opening photographic possibilities”. Ephotozine.com said on expert review site Ephotozine “A high resolution 3inch tilting touch screen, as well as built in sensor-shift image stabilisation”. Gerald Horgan wrote “The only flaw I can see is that the camera has has no video stabilization for Olympus lenses”.

Five owners mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera had a good zoom. Pictureperfect mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Excellent camera which produces high quality pictures due to the ability to attach better quality lens than that on a "super zoom " camera”. Ibraar 'le Saracen' scored it 5 stars out of 5 and said on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “I also have the excellent Olympus 45-150mm f4 Zoom - compact” in their review of this digital camera. Mr. David J. Debere mentioned on expert website Amazon.co.uk three years ago “An amazing deal with the free zoom lens”.

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Adjustable Viewfinder

Thirteen people who purchased this digital camera thought it had a good viewfinder. Website T3.com wrote “Adjustable viewfinder” in their review of this digital camera. Four years ago expert website Photoreview.com.au mentioned “The GX7 also offers an additional body that can be added to an Olympus system where, with its built-in viewfinder”. Expert website Imaging-Resource.com said “The Panasonic GX7 may just be the Micro Four Thirds model we've all been waiting for, offering a ton of advanced features -- including a tilting electronic viewfinder, touchscreen LCD”.

Eleven owners who bought it mentioned that it had a good screen. Website Photoreview.com.au wrote “Tilting screen” in their Panasonic DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm review. Simon said three years ago “Touch screen is brilliant and completely intuitive as I'm accustomed to smartphones” . So8 mentioned in their review of this digital camera on expert website Amazon.co.uk “The rear screen is beautifully clear”.

Nine people thought the product had an electronic viewfinder. Pcmag.com mentioned on expert review site PC Mag “It also manages to squeeze a tilting EVF into its svelte body” in their review of this digital camera. Expert review site Firstpost.com said in their review of this digital camera three years ago “A high-res EVF which can tilt” and rated it 80 out of 100. Expert review site Pocket-Lint.com wrote “Compared to the GX1's £750 launch price - and considering the GX7 has a built-in EVF - it's a fair price”.

Four customers wrote in their reviews that it was mirrorless. Pcmag.com scored this digital camera 80 out of 100 and wrote on expert review site PC Mag three years ago “The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 is a mirrorless camera that delivers excellent images.”. Cameralabs.com mentioned in their review of this digital camera on expert website Camera Labs “Panasonic Lumix GX7 review-in-progress The Panasonic Lumix GX7 is a mirrorless camera based on the Micro Four Thirds standard”. Expert website Firstpost.com gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and said “It can be safely said that the mirrorless interchangeable lens camera market is looking”.

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Power

Good Battery Life

Four people mentioned in their reviews that it had a good battery life. Website Amazon.co.uk mentioned four years ago “Long-term Battery” . Shinobi Ryder said on expert review site Amazon.co.uk “I would recommend getting a second battery and don't worry about getting an official one - good third party batteries do the job well at a fraction of the price”. Cosmos wrote in their review of this digital camera “I recommend a spare battery if you are out shooting all day - I bought this one which is fine” and gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic 5025232754700, panasonic dmcgx7ckbdl, panasonic dmcgx7ebk, panasonic dmcgx7ks, hfs14140k, dmcgx7kes, dmcgx7kek, hh020a
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Panasonic DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm Review Sources

To prepare this Panasonic DMC-GX7 + G VARIO 14-42mm review we compared this digital camera to 1,217 other models. For each digital camera that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 311,945 product attributes, 170,936 digital camera reviews and 3,219,200 historical digital camera prices from 0 digital camera retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this digital camera compared to the other models as well as any areas where this digital camera is lacking.

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50% smaller closest focusing distance
Three aspheric elements
Vastly worse PhotographyBlog.com review
Canon EOS M3

Canon
EOS M3

£ 0.00
Vastly better Portablegear.nl review
0.995s shorter flash sync-speed
User reviews are moderately better
Vastly worse Digital Versus review
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