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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R
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A fully featured but slightly out of date MILC camera
MILC 16.05MP 4608 X 3456 Pixels Live MOS Apr 2016
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R Review

With excellent features and at under 2 years old, we have ranked the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R number 626 across all digital cameras.
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Features
Fully-Featured
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Age
1 Year Old
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has brilliant user reviews with an average user rating of 100%. Praktica cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this camera is slightly out of date, and newer cameras with more up to date technology are available. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
Customers report good video capture.
This digital camera has some great features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Out magical moments in 8-megapixel equivalent resolution from 4k video footage. once selecting the 4k photo mode, recording format / picture quality setting / brightness level are automatically set to the optimum parameter for photo shooting. you can also choose either 4:3 or 3:2 in addition to 16:9. each JPEG image cropped out of the video footage complies with EXIF information. marking function and loop rec function are also availa
Video creation to meet pro quality
Contrast AF system is advanced with the DFD (depth from defocus) technology which even shortens the time to focus. it calculates the distance to the subject by evaluating 2 images with different sharpness level while consulting the data of optical characteristics of the current lens in a moment. as a result, ultra high speed AF of approx. 0.07 sec is achieved. this improvement benefits more as focal length increa
Contrast AF with DFD technology
DMC-GH4R boasts newly developed high-precision, high-speed dual OLED (organic light-emitting diode) displays for 2,359k-dot LVF (live view finder) of approx. 1.34x / 0.67x and 3.0-inch 1,036k-dot free-angle rear monitor. they achieve high speed response with minimum time lag while enhancing the resolution. notably, the OLED for the LVF boasts 10,000:1 high contrast for superior colour reproduct
Dual OLED displays - LVF & monitor
Image processor venus engine is also newly developed dramatically boosting its performance with quad-core CPU that enables high speed signal processing required for rich video recording such as 4k. integrating superior noise reduction systems, dmc-gh4r enables shooting at max.iso25600. sensitivity, gradation performance, resolution and colour reproduction are dramatically improved to achieve even higher picture qual
Advanced image processor venus engine
Capturing high-resolution photos from 4k video
Wide range of optical zooms depending on lens used
DMC-GH4R is also capable of ultra high bitrate video recording at 200 mbps (all-intra) or 100 mbps (ipb), which has no recording duration limit. you can freely choose the format from MOV, mp4, AVCHD progressive and AVCHD at a variety of frame rates according to the usage. in mp4 / MOV, high quality sound in LPCM (linear pulse code modulation) is recorda
Extended video recording time
G / v-log L have been developed to feature similar characteristic to cineon which is a characteristic curve of film digitalisation. taking full advantage of four thirds sensor, v-log L boasts the log characteristic with 12 stops. both v-log and v-log L have the same characteristic curve and LUT (look up table) can be utilised in com
Esponse to the demand of film production market, log video recording (v-log l) is available on dmc-gh4r to offer exceptional flexibility as well as wider dynamic range for colour grading in post-production proc
V-Log L recording for precise colour grading
Higher than average maximum ISO sensitivity
4096 x 2160 pixels video resolution
New dmc-gh4r further evolves to meet professional quality and standard with the capability of 4k(cinema 4k: 4096x2160 / 24 fps and QFHD 4k: 3840x2160 / up to 30 fps) video recording in mov/mp4 or ultra high bitrate video recording at 200 mbps (all-intra) or 100 mbps (ipb) without recording duration limit. in addition, a variety of practical functions required for professional video recording are newly integra

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

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Portrait Photography
Very Good
60
Landscape Photography
Average
67
Everyday Photography
Good
88
Sports Photography
Excellent
92
Wildlife Photography
Excellent

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R Video Reviews

How Big is the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R?

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R is 132.9mm wide and 93.4mm tall. It is 83.9mm deep and weighs 480g.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R front dimensions
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R size in context

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Panasonic Digital Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 13,051 expert and user reviews (including 3,427 verified purchases) for Panasonic cameras and found that on average Panasonic has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. 95% of those that bought a Panasonic camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report Good Video Capture

Two customers who reviewed the product considered that it was good for video recording.

Age

Released Over a Year Ago

Panasonic released the Lumix DMC-GH4R in April 2016.

Features

Average Megapixels

The Lumix DMC-GH4R's sensor megapixels of 16.1MP is fairly typical compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 47% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on cameras.

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Wide Range of Optical Zooms Depending On Lens Used

This digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the optical zoom depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of optical zooms are possible with this camera.

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4096 X 2160 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R is 4096 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. Digital cameras resolutions range from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 3840 pixels (best). A video resolution of 4096 x 2160 is known as 4K.

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

Cameras have ISO sensitivities (max) of between 200 and 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000. The Lumix DMC-GH4R's maximum ISO sensitivity of 25,600 is higher than average when compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 79% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Wide Range of Minimum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum aperture numbers are possible with this camera.

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Optical Image Stabilisation May Be Available With Some Lenses

This digital camera has interchangeable lenses so whether this camera has an image stabilizer depends on the lens being used.

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Heavier Than Average

The Lumix DMC-GH4R's weight of 480g is heavier than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the heaviest 19% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The average weight of all cameras is 300g, with the lightest being 50g and the heaviest being 1.5kg.

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Only 1824 X 1024 Still Image Resolution

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R supports a maximum still image resolution of 1824 x 1024. That's 36% lower still image resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1712 x 1712. The resolution of all cameras ranges from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Has a Headphone Output

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R has a headphone output. 93% of digital cameras do not have a headphone output.

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Bigger Than Average Eye Relief

The smallest eye relief of digital cameras is 8mm, the biggest is 27mm, and the average eye relief is 19mm. The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R's eye relief of 21mm is bigger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 23% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Maximum Playback Zoom

Across all the cameras the playback zoom (max) range from 1x to 39x, and the average maximum playback zoom is 10x. The maximum playback zoom of the Lumix DMC-GH4R of 16x is very high compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 2% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Wide Range of Magnifications Depending On Lens Used

This Panasonic camera has interchangeable lenses so the magnification depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of magnifications are possible with this camera.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

Like most other cameras, the Lumix DMC-GH4R does not feature bluetooth. 95% of digital cameras do not feature bluetooth.

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3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Lumix DMC-GH4R is 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels digital camera, which is the most common resolution supported by cameras. 1920 x 1080 pixels is also supported by this camera. This digital camera also supports video resolutions of 3840 x 2160 pixels, 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels, 1280 x 720 pixels plus 1 more value. Across all digital cameras the resolution ranges from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 4096 x 2160 pixels (best). 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.

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Supports Live View

The Lumix DMC-GH4R supports live view. 83% of cameras do not support live view.

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Has a Shoe Mounting Point

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R has a shoe mounting point, unlike 89% of cameras which do not have a shoe mounting point.

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Has a Microphone in

The Lumix DMC-GH4R has a microphone in, unlike 88% of digital cameras which do not have a microphone in.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R supports Near Field Communication (NFC), which is unusual. 87% of cameras do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Supports Dioptic Correction

The Lumix DMC-GH4R supports dioptic correction, unlike 90% of cameras which do not support dioptic correction.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R has a self-timer, which is unusual. 82% of cameras do not have a self-timer.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R's digital zoom of 4x is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 38% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Direct Printing

The Lumix DMC-GH4R supports direct printing, which is unusual. 89% of cameras do not support direct printing.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R's display diagonal of 3" is fairly typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 42% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R has a vari-angle LCD display, unlike 83% of digital cameras which do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Has an Anti-Dust Function

The Lumix DMC-GH4R has an anti-dust function. 90% of cameras do not have an anti-dust function.

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Features Flash Exposure Compensation

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R features flash exposure compensation, which is unusual. 79% of cameras do not feature flash exposure compensation.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Lumix DMC-GH4R supports Wi-Fi. 69% of digital cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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530 Battery Life

The Lumix DMC-GH4R is a camera that takes 530 shots battery life. Most of the other cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life.

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Higher Than Average Display Resolution

Across all the cameras the display resolutions range from 23,000 pixels to 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels. The display resolution of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R of 1,040,000 pixels is higher than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 19% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Lumix DMC-GH4R has a touchscreen. 83% of cameras do not have a touchscreen.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R does not have a GPS (satellite), although it is worth keeping in mind that 89% of digital cameras also do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Lumix DMC-GH4R has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 92% of cameras do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

panasonic pandmcgh4rebk, panasonic dmcgh4rhebk, panasonic dmcgh4rek

Barcodes:

05025232834235, 05025232850938, 05025232850945, 05025232850969

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4R

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