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MILC 16.05MP Live MOS Jan 2015
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44 Reasons For

Eighteen Industry Awards

This Panasonic camera is one of the most awarded of all the cameras of this age and type.

The writers at Camera Labs, Ljudochbild.se and Lydogbillede.dk all concluded that this Panasonic digital camera was very good and gave it their "Highly Recommended" award.

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

The editors of DP Review and Onfoto.ru both thought that this MILC digital camera was superb and gave it their "Gold" award.

This Panasonic camera received a "Recommended" from both Altomdata.dk and M3.idg.se, both of which said that this camera was good.

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Expert Reviews Are Excellent

On average, based on fourty-one expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, DP Review and Ephotozine this MILC digital camera has an overall expert rating of 92 out of 100. That puts this Panasonic camera in the top 3% of all the cameras of this type and age.

Excellent Owner Reviews

On average, based on 197 owner reviews the average owner rating of this MILC digital camera is exceptional.

Good Video Capture

Some customers reckoned that the product was good for video recording. Three years ago expert website Ephotozine.com said in their review of this digital camera “The Panasonic Lumix GH4 introduces a completely new, cutting edge technology, namely 4K video recording”. Cameralabs.com gave it a rating of 4 stars and said in their review of this digital camera on expert website Camera Labs “Is an absolute joy for video”. Three years ago Goodgearguide.com.au said in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 review “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

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 reviewers who bought the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 agreed that it was able to produce good images. Expert review site Photoreview.com.au gave the product a rating of 5 stars and mentioned in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 review “Not only is it a superior performer for still image capture.”. Expert website Steves-Digicams.com wrote two years ago “The Panasonic Lumix GH4 is a powerful ILC that produces excellent quality still images and leads the way in video recording”. Three years ago expert review site Imaging-Resource.com wrote “Panasonic also claims that the new processor helps produce better image resolution, dynamic range” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4.

A number of customers who reviewed this digital camera thought it had a good picture resolution. Expert review site Ephotozine.com wrote three years ago “Features 4K video recording as well as shooting stills at 12fps, faster than any other Micro Four Thirds camera”. In the same month T3.com gave the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 a score of 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 said “High resolution electronic” in their review.

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

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Panasonic Has Good Digital Camera Reviews

Panasonic has good average ratings for its MILC cameras as well as across its entire camera range compared to other manufacturers.

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Good Size

A few customers thought the product was compact. Expert website Whatdigitalcamera.com wrote “Sales of compact system cameras may not be what they once were.” in their review and scored it 5 stars. Three years ago Photographyblog.com mentioned on PhotographyBlog.com “The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 is the world's first compact system camera to feature 4K video shooting”. Expert review site Techradar.com wrote in their review “The Panasonic GH3 is widely regarded as a great compact system camera for shooting video.”.

Several customers who bought it concluded that it was a good body shape.

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Robust

Three Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 reviewers wrote in their reviews that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 was well made. Whatdigitalcamera.com said in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 review on expert review site What Digital Camera “This camera is a solid attempt”. Dp Review said in their review of this digital camera “Solid, comfortabletouse camera body”.

A few customers who purchased it concluded that it was strong and durable. Expert review site Toptenreviews.com said “A variety of options and a durable body to withstand daily use”. Dp Review mentioned “Durable weathersealed body” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 review.

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Good Screen / Viewfinder

Two customers who purchased this digital camera reckoned that it had a good viewfinder. Dp Review mentioned on DP Review “Great viewfinder and screen” in their review.

A few Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 owners who reviewed this digital camera agreed that it had a good screen. Dp Review said on DP Review “Will sell the camera alone, fully featured screen and electronic viewfinder, pinpoint”. Pocket-Lint.com wrote on expert review site Pocket Lint “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” and rated it 5 stars.

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Nice Design

One customer who purchased this digital camera reckoned that it was a good design. Three years ago Dp Review mentioned “DSLR styled design is a pleasure to use” in their review. One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 reviewer who purchased it wrote that it was smooth.

One customer who reviewed the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 said that it was retro.

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Easy to Use

One person who reviewed it reckoned that it was easy to handle. Expert website Cameralabs.com wrote in their review “It handles confidently as a stills camera” . One person who purchased it concluded that it had a good interface. Bobatkins.com wrote in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 “For professional use Panasonic have a DMW-YAGH interface unit with Full HD (4”.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 owner who purchased the product reckoned that it was easy to use.

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Good Technical Features

Three Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 owners thought this digital camera had good features. Expert review site Videomaker.com said “G-Technology Evolution DrivesZacuto showed off two new EVF's with impressive features” in their review. Two years ago expert review site Toptenreviews.com wrote “The camera has a variety of advanced features” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 review. Three years ago expert website Digitalcameraworld.com said “The GH4 offers some incredible features, like 4k video recording, focus peaking” in their review of this digital camera.

Good Product Quality

Several Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 reviewers who bought the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 concluded that it was good quality. Dp Review said in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 on DP Review “Excellent still image quality”. Dp Review also wrote “Great build quality and user comfort”. Dp Review also mentioned “Excellent picture quality up”.

Good Battery Life

A few people who purchased this digital camera agreed that it had a good battery life. Dp Review said “Decent battery life for a mirrorless camera” in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 review.

Acceptable Noise Level

A few Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 reviewers concluded that this digital camera was quiet. Dp Review mentioned on DP Review “Silent Mode” in their review. Dp Review also said “12fps burst mode, silent electronic shutter option, movie mode as good as it gets”.

Good Quality Lens

Some Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 owners mentioned that this digital camera had a good autofocus. Dp Review wrote in their Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 review on DP Review three years ago “Extensive support tools focus peaking, synchro scan, zebra”. Dp Review also wrote “DFD' system improves continuous focus ability”. Dp Review also mentioned “Fast autofocus”.

One Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 owner concluded that this digital camera had a good lens. Pocket-Lint.com gave the product a score of 5 stars and wrote “We've often thought of the Panasonic GH series as the best consumer interchangeable lens system for video capture on the market” in their review of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4.

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Good Support

One customer said in their reviews that this digital camera had good technical guidance. Expert website Gizmodo.in wrote in their review of this digital camera “I'll help you find the perfect camera to freeze those priceless moments”.

Reasonably Priced

Some people said in their reviews that it was good value for money. Ephotozine.com said in their review of this digital camera on expert review site Ephotozine “Is priced without it seeming like it's been marked up at all, despite being one”. Expert website Digitalone.com.sg mentioned in their review “The first thing which strikes you about Panasonic's Lumix DMC-GH4 is its price tag”.

Supports Video Capability

supports video capability

The Lumix DMC-GH4 supports video capability, unlike most of the other cameras of this type and age which do not support video capability.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative digital cameras which support video capability currently available including the Samsung NX1[plb_2538558_price] which is cheaper.

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Supports Wi-Fi

Unlike most of the other MILC cameras that came out more than two years ago which do not support wi-Fi, the Lumix DMC-GH4 supports wi-Fi.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative cameras which support wi-Fi currently available including the Samsung NX1[plb_2538558_price] which is cheaper.

There are a number of other digital cameras which also support wi-Fi that you might also want to look at including the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5[plb_2547546_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 cameras of this type and age also have a built-in flash.

Alternative digital cameras which also have a built-in flash that you might also want to consider include the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5[plb_2547546_price].

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SD Compatible Memory Cards

This digital camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC compatible memory cards, which is typical of many digital cameras that have been around for 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.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other cameras that support an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory currently available including the NX1[pl_2538558_price], or the NX1[pl_2538558_price] both from Samsung which is cheaper.

Cameras with a better memory card type that might be worth considering include the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5[plb_2547546_price] (SD|SDHC|SDXC).

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Has a Micro HDMI Connector Type

The number of HDMI connector types found on the Lumix DMC-GH4 is more than most MILC cameras that came out more than two years ago. This Panasonic camera has a Micro HDMI connector type, which is the most commonly found HDMI connector type found on MILC cameras that have been available for a comparable time to the Lumix DMC-GH4.

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Has Three Image Editings

The number of image editing modes found on the Lumix DMC-GH4 is more than most cameras of this age and type. This Panasonic digital camera has a Rotating image editing, which is the most frequently found image editing found on digital cameras that have been available for more than two years. The image editings "Crop" and "Resizing" are also found on this camera.

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Electrical Viewfinder Type

This camera has an Electrical viewfinder type, which is typical of many cameras of a comparable spec and age to it. Most compact cameras do not have enough space to accommodate an optical viewfinder and use the display screen on the back as an electrical viewfinder.

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Supports Three Image Formats Supporteds

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

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Electronic Camera Shutter Type

This digital camera has an Electronic|Mechanical camera shutter type, which is typical of many MILC cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Video Resolutions

The highest video resolution supported by the Lumix DMC-GH4 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over sixteen times the video resolution of the most frequently found video resolutions of 960 x 540 pixels. This Panasonic digital camera also support a video resolutions 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. Across all cameras of a comparable type and age to the Lumix DMC-GH4 the best video resolution is 4096 x 2160 pixels and the worst is 320 x 120 pixels.

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Fairly Long Slowest Camera Shutter Speed

With a slowest camera shutter speed of 60 seconds, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 has a quite long slowest camera shutter speed compared to most of the other cameras of this age and spec. The slowest camera shutter speeds of digital cameras of a similar type and age to the Lumix DMC-GH4 range from 4s to 240s.

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Fairly High ISO Sensitivity (max)

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 has a quite high ISO sensitivity (max) (25,600) compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to the Lumix DMC-GH4. The lowest ISO sensitivity (max) of digital cameras that were released more than two years ago is 1,600 and the highest is 410,000.

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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 cameras of this spec and age. The smallest battery capacity of comparable spec cameras that were released more than two years ago is 680mAh, the biggest is 4,400mAh, and the average battery capacity is 1,300mAh.

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3840x2160@24fps Resolution At Capture Speed

The Lumix DMC-GH4 has a 3840x2160@24fps resolution at capture speed which is higher than most cameras of this type and age. Most cameras of a comparable age and spec to it have a 1280x720@30fps resolution at capture speed. In addition, this Panasonic camera have resolution at capture speeds of 640x480@25fps, 1280x720@25fps, 1920x1080@24fps, 1920x1080@25fps, 1920x1080@30fps, 1920x1080@50fps, 1920x1080@60fps and 3840x2160@30fps and 4096x2160@24fps.

A 3840x2160@24fps resolution at capture speed is actually the best resolution at capture speeds across all cameras of this spec and age.

A 320x240@25fps resolution at capture speed is the worst resolution at capture speeds across comparable types of digital camera.

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Has Four White Balances

The Lumix DMC-GH4 has a greater number of white balance modes than most similar spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago. This camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most commonly found white balance found on digital cameras of this age and type. The white balances "Daylight", "Halogen" and "Shade" are also found on this Panasonic camera.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution(s)

The Lumix DMC-GH4 has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 1920 x 1080 still image resolution(s) found on most digital cameras of a similar type and age to it. In addition, this Panasonic digital camera have still image resolution(s)s of 4608x3456, 3264x2448, 2336x1752, 1824x1368, 4608x3072, 3264x2176, 2336x1560, 1824x1216, 4608x2592, 3840x2160, 1920x1080, 1824x1024, 3456x3456, 2448x2448 and 1744x1744 and 1712x1712. Digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to the Lumix DMC-GH4 still image resolution(s)s range from 1024 x 768 to 6000 x 4000.

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500 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)s

Most cameras that have been around for more than two years take between 220 and 4,699 battery life (CIPA standard)s, including the Lumix DMC-GH4 which takes 500 battery life (CIPA standard)s.

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

The Lumix DMC-GH4 has a ± 5EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction which is wider than the ± 3EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction found on most cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. The best light exposure correction of all MILC cameras that have been around 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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3840 X 2160 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 has a maximum video resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over twenty-seven times the video resolution of the most frequently found maximum video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels. The worst video resolution of all cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH4 is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 4096 x 2160 pixels.

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Fairly High Display Resolution (numeric)

With a display resolution (numeric) of 1,037,000 pixel, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 has one of the higher display resolution (numeric)s amongst digital cameras of this age. Across all the digital cameras of a similar spec and age to the Lumix DMC-GH4 the display resolution (numeric)s range from 33 pixels to 1,300,000 pixels.

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OLED Display

This digital camera has an OLED display, which is typical of many similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to it. 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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Supports Nine ISO Sensitivitys

The Lumix DMC-GH4 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most similar spec digital cameras that are a comparable age to it. This Panasonic camera supports a 200 ISO sensitivity, which is the most commonly supported ISO sensitivity supported by cameras of a comparable age and type to the Lumix DMC-GH4. The ISO sensitivitys "100", "400", "800", "1600", "3200", "6400", "12800" and "25600" are also supported by this camera.

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Fairly Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of MILC cameras that are a comparable age to the Lumix DMC-GH4 is 130mm. The Lumix DMC-GH4 has one of the longer maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)s (280 millimeters) amongst digital cameras of this age.

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Features Four Auto Focusing (AF) Modess

The number of auto focusing (AF) modes featured on the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 is more than most digital cameras of a similar spec and age to it. This digital camera features a Single Auto Focus auto focusing (AF) modes, which is the most commonly featured auto focusing (AF) modes featured on MILC cameras that are a similar age to the Lumix DMC-GH4. The auto focusing (AF) modess "Contrast Detection Auto Focus", "Face detection" and "Tracking Auto Focus" are also featured on this camera.

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Supports One Power Source Type

The number of power sources supported by the Lumix DMC-GH4 is more than most MILC cameras that were released more than two years ago. This camera supports a Battery power source type, which is the most commonly supported power source type supported by MILC cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the Lumix DMC-GH4.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This camera has an Auto/Manual focus adjustment, which is the most commonly found focus adjustment on similar spec cameras that are a comparable age to it.

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14 Reasons Against

Does Not Support Full HD Video

The Lumix DMC-GH4 does not support Full HD video, unlike most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age.

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Not 3D

Like most of the other digital cameras of this age and type, the Lumix DMC-GH4 is not 3D.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most of the other MILC cameras that have been available for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH4, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 does not have a GPS (satellite).

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Not Waterproof

The Lumix DMC-GH4 is not waterproof, although keep in mind that most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to the Lumix DMC-GH4 are also not waterproof.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 does not have an image stabilizer, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other similar spec digital cameras that came out around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH4 also do not have an image stabilizer.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 has a quite small digital zoom (only 4 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to the Lumix DMC-GH4. The digital zooms of digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to the Lumix DMC-GH4 range from 2x to 150x.

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Only Features One Flash Modes

The number of flash modes featured on the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 is more than most similar spec cameras that were released more than two years ago. This Panasonic camera features an Auto flash modes, which is the most commonly featured flash modes featured on cameras of a comparable age and spec to the Lumix DMC-GH4.

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Only Has Two Photo Effectss

The Lumix DMC-GH4 has a greater number of photo effects than most cameras of a similar spec and age to it. This digital camera has a Vivid photo effects, which is the most commonly found photo effects found on comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Lumix DMC-GH4. The photo effects "Neutral" is also found on this camera.

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Very Low Playback Zoom (max)

With a playback zoom (max) of only 4 times zoom factor, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 has one of the lower playback zoom (max)s amongst cameras of this age. The average playback zoom (max) of MILC cameras that have been on the market for more than two years is 15x, and the playback zoom (max)s range from 1.1x to 39x.

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Only Supports One Audio Formats Supported

The Lumix DMC-GH4 has a greater number of audio formats than most comparable spec cameras that were released around the same time as it. The most commonly supported audio formats supported is PCM, but this audio formats supported is not supported by this Panasonic digital camera. The audio formats supporteds LPCM are also supported by this digital camera.

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Heavy

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 is one of the heavier cameras that are a similar age to the Lumix DMC-GH4 (480 grams) amongst MILC cameras of this age. The lightest MILC digital camera that has been around for more than two years is 70g and the heaviest is 680g.

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Very Big Maximum Aperture Number

At only 5.6, the Lumix DMC-GH4 has a quite big maximum aperture number compared to most of the other MILC cameras that have been available for more than two years. Across all the comparable spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago the maximum aperture numbers range from 2.7 to 36, and the average maximum aperture number is 13.

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Very Large Closest Focusing Distance

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 has a very large closest focusing distance (0.3 meters) compared to most of the other digital cameras of this type and age. The smallest closest focusing distance of MILC cameras that have been around for a similar time to the Lumix DMC-GH4 is 0.05m and the largest is 0.3m.

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Not Cheap

We think this Panasonic digital camera looks expensive compared to other digital cameras that were launched more than two years ago. The cheapeast digital camera of a similar spec and age that we found costs £181 and the most expensive costs £5,798.

4 Other reasons to consider the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4

Released Over Two Years Ago

This camera has been on the market for over two years.

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 3 inches, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 has a fairly standard display diagonal compared to most of the other cameras of a similar type and age to the Lumix DMC-GH4.

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Average Megapixel

With a megapixel of 16.05 megapixels, the Lumix DMC-GH4 has a fairly typical megapixel compared to most of the other digital cameras of this age and spec.

If this camera megapixel is not high enough for you then you might also want to consider the Samsung NX1[plb_2538558_price] (28.2MP) which is also cheaper.

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MOS Sensor Type

This digital camera has a Live MOS sensor type, which is typical of many digital cameras that have been around for more than two years.

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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
Design
Colour of Product
Lens System
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
Focus
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
Camera Shutter Type
Flash
Flash Modes
Flash Sync-Speed
Flash Exposure Compensation
Flash Exposure Correction
Shoe Mounting Point
Shoe Mounting Point Type
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
Video Formats Supported
Video Resolutions
Resolution At Capture Speed
Video Recording
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Formats Supported
Voice Recording
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
Viewfinder Screen Size
Magnification
Viewfinder Type
Ports & Interfaces
PictBridge
HDMI
Microphone in
HDMI Connector Type
USB Version
Headphone Outputs
Camera
GPS (satellite)
White Balance
Photo Effects
Self-Timer Delay
Histogram
Playback Zoom (max)
Dioptre Correction
Anti-Dust Function
Image Editing
Camera File System
Live View
Tripod Mountable
Camera Playback
Contrast Adjustment
Direct Printing
Built-In Processor
Diopter Adjustment (D-D)
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 Capacity
Battery Life (CIPA Standard)
Battery Voltage
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
System Requirements
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Windows Operating Systems Supported
Packaging Content
Bundled Software
AC Adapter Included
Cables Included
Batteries Included
Battery Charger Included
Hand Strap
Wrist Strap Included
Networking
Wi-Fi
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Wi-Fi Standards
Data Network
Other Features
Video Capability
Built-In Flash
Technical Details
Built-In Speaker(s)
Self-Timer

18 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(82)
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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User Reviews

(192)
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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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers dmcgh4hegk
Barcodes 00885170185647, 05025232780938, 05025232780952, 05025232780983, 05025232781003, 05025232798346, 05025232798971, 05025232834235

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