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Panasonic-lumix-dmc-gx7.33935830
9.4 out of 10

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
TYPE
Type
Digital Single Lens Mirrorless camera
Recording media
SD memory card, SDHC memory card, SDXC memory card (Compatible with UHS-I standard SDHC/SDXC memory cards)
Image sensor size
17.3 x 13.0 mm (in 4:3 aspect ratio)
Lens Mount
Micro Four Thirds mount
IMAGE SENSOR
Type
Live MOS Sensor
Total pixels
16.84 Megapixels
Camera effective pixels
16.00 Megapixels
Color filter
Primary color filter
Dust reduction system
Supersonic wave filter
RECORDING SYSTEM
Recording file format
Still Image: JPEG(DCF, Exif 2.3), RAW, MPO (When attaching 3D lens in Micro Four Thirds standard) / Motion Image: AVCHD (Audio format: Dolby Digital 2ch) / MP4 (Audio format AAC 2ch)
Aspect ratio
4:3, 3:2, 16:9, 1:1
Image quality
RAW, RAW+Fine, RAW+Standard, Fine, Standard, MPO+Fine, MPO+Standard (When attaching 3D lens in Micro Four Thirds System standard)
Color Space
sRGB, Adobe RGB
Still Image
[4:3] 4592x3448(L) / 3232x2424(M) / 2272x1704(S) / 1824x1368(When attaching 3D lens in Micro Four Third System standard) / [3:2] 4592x3064(L) / 3232x2160(M) / 2272x1520(S) / 1824x1216(When attaching 3D lens in Micro Four Third System standard) / [16:9] 4592x2584(L) / 3232x1824(M) / 1920x1080(S) / 1824x1024(When attaching 3D lens in Micro Four Third System standard) / [1:1] 3424x3424(L) / 2416x2416(M) / 1712x1712(S) / 1712x1712(When attaching 3D lens in Micro Four Third System standard)
Motion Image*1 (MP4*2 : NTSC area)
[Full HD]1920×1080, 60fps (sensor output is 60p, 28Mbps) / [Full HD]1920x1080, 30fps (sensor output is 30p, 20Mbps) / [HD]1280x720, 30fps (sensor output is 30p, 10Mbps) / [VGA] 640x480, 30fps (sensor output is 30p, 4Mbps)
Motion Image (AVCHD Progressive : NTSC area)
[Full HD]1920×1080, 60p (sensor output is 60p, 28Mbps)
Motion Image*1 (AVCHD*2 : NTSC area)
[Full HD] 1920x1080, 60i (sensor output is 60p, 17Mbps) / [Full HD] 1920×1080, 60i (sensor output is 30p, 24Mbps) / [Full HD] 1920×1080, 24p (sensor output is 24p, 24Mbps) / [HD] 1280 x 720, 60p (sensor output is 60p, 17Mbps)
Continuous recordable time (Motion images)*1
AVCHD : Approx. 140 min with H-FS1442A / AVCHD : Approx. 130 min with H-H020A
Actual recordable time (Motion images)
AVCHD : Approx. 70 min with H-FS1442A / AVCHD : Approx. 65 min with H-H020A
Flicker reduction
[1/50] / [1/60] / [1/100] / [1/120] / OFF
WiFi FUNCTION
WiFi
IEEE 802.11b/g/n, 2412MHz - 2462MHz (11ch), Wi-Fi / WPA / WPA2, Infrastructure mode
NFC
ISO/IEC 18092, NFC-F(Passive Mode)
VIEWFINDER
Type
LCD Live View Finder (2,764,800 dots equivalent)
Tilting
Yes
Field of view
Approx. 100%
Magnification
Approx. 1.39x / 0.7x (35mm camera equivalent) with 50mm lens at infinity; -1.0 m -1
Eye point
Approx.17.5mm from eyepiece lens
Diopter adjustment
-4.0~+3.0(dpt)
Eye sensor
Yes
Eye sensor adjustment
High / Low
FOCUS
Type
Contrast AF system
Focus mode
AFS (Single) / AFF (Flexible) / AFC (Continuous) / MF
AF mode
Face detection / AF Tracking / 23-area-focusing / 1-area-focusing / Pinpoint
AF detective range
EV -4 - 18 (ISO100 equivalent)
AF assist lamp
YES
AF lock
Set the Fn button in custom menu to AF lock
Others
Quick AF, Continuous AF (during motion image recording), AF+MF, Eye Sensor AF, Touch AF/AE Function, Touch Pad AF, Touch shutter, MF Assist, Touch MF Assist, One Shot AF,
EXPOSURE CONTROL
Light metering system
1728-zone multi-pattern sensing system
Light metering mode
Multiple / Center Weighted / Spot
Metering range
EV 0 - 18 (F2.0 lens, ISO100 equivalent)
Exposure mode
Program AE, Aperture Priority AE, Shutter Priority AE, Manual,
ISO sensitivity (Standard Output Sensitivity)
Auto / Intelligent ISO 125(Extended) / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600 / 3200 / 6400 / 12800 / 25600 (Changeable to 1/3 EV step)
Exposure compensation
1/3EV Step ±5EV
AE lock
Set the Fn button in custom menu to AE lock
AE bracket
3,5,7 frame, in 1/3 or 2/3 or 1EV Step, Max.±3 EV
WHITE BALANCE
White balance
Auto / Daylight / Cloudy / Shade / Incandescent / Flash / White Set 1, 2 / Color temperature setting
White balance adjustment
Blue/amber bias, Magenta/green bias
Color temperature setting
2500-10000K in 100K
White balance bracket
3 exposures in blue/ amber axis or in magenta/ green axis
SHUTTER
Type
Focal-plane shutter
Shutter speed
Still Images: Bulb (Max.2min), 1/8000 ~ 60 / Motion image: 1/16000 ~ 1/25 (NTSC/PAL)
Self timer
10sec, 3 images/ 2sec / 10sec
SCENE GUIDE
Still image
Clear Portrait / Silky Skin / Backlit Softness / Clear in Backlight / Relaxing Tone / Sweet Child's Face / Distinct Scenery / Bright Blue Sky / Romantic Sunset Glow / Vivid Sunset Glow / Glistening Water / Clear Nightscape / Cool Night Sky / / Warm Glowing Nightscape / Artistic Nightscape / Glittering Illuminations / Clear Night Portrait / Soft Image of a Flower / Appetizing Food / Cute Dessert / Freeze Animal Motion / Clear Sports Shot / Monochrome / Panorama
Video
Clear Portrait / Silky Skin / Backlit Softness / Clear in Backlight / Relaxing Tone / Sweet Child's Face / Distinct Scenery / Bright Blue Sky / Romantic Sunset Glow / Vivid Sunset Glow / Clear Nightscape / Cool Night Sky / / Warm Glowing Nightscape / Artistic Nightscape / Clear Night Portrait / Appetizing Food / Cute Dessert / Freeze Animal Motion / Clear Sports Shot / Monochrome
BURST SHOOTING
Burst speed
Mechanical Shutter - H: 5.0 frames/sec(with AFS), 4.3 frames/sec(with AFC, In 1-area-focusing AF mode), M: 4.0 frames/sec, L: 2.0 frames/sec / Electronic Shutter - SH: 40.0 frames/sec, H: 10.0 frames/sec, M: 4.0 frames/sec, L: 2.0 frames/sec
Number of recordable images
25 images (when there are RAW files with the particular speed) / Unlimited consecutive shooting (when there are no RAW files) / (depending on aspect ratio, memory card size, picture size, and the setting for the quality)
BUILT-IN-FLASH
Type
TTL Built-in Flash, GN7.0 equivalent (ISO 200 ・m), GN5.0 equivalent (ISO 100 ・m), Built-in Pop-up
Flash Mode
Auto, Auto/Red-eye Reduction, Forced On, Forced On/Red-eye Reduction, Slow Sync., Slow Sync./Red-eye Reduction, Forced Off
Synchronization speed
Less than 1/320 second
Flash synchronization
1st. Curtain Sync, 2nd Curtain Sync.
LCD MONITOR
Type
Tilt Static LCD with Touch Monitor
Monitor size
3.0inch (7.5cm)/ 3:2 Aspect / Wide-viewing angle
Pixels
Approx. 1040K dots
Filed of view
Approx. 100%
Monitor adjustment
Brightness, Contrast and Saturation, Red tint, Blue tint
LIVE VIEW
Digital zoom
2x, 4x
Extra Tele Conversion
Still image: Max.2x (Aspect ratio sets at 4:3. Not effective with L size recording. Magnification ratio depends on the recording pixels and aspect ratio.) / Motion image: 2.4x (FHD/60p, FHD/60i, FHD/30p, FHD/24p in NTSC / FHD/50p, FHD/50i, FHD/25p, FHD/24p in PAL), 3.6x (HD/60p, HD/30p in NTSC / HD/50p, HD/25p in PAL), 4.8x (VGA/30p in NTSC / VGA/25p in PAL)
Other functions
Guide Lines (3 patterns) / Real-time Histogram
LEVEL GAUGE
Level Gauge
Yes
DIRECTION DETECTION FUNCTION
Direction Detection Function
Yes
FUNCTION BUTTON
Fn1, Fn2, Fn3, Fn4, Fn5, Fn6, Fn7, Fn8, Fn9
WiFi / Q.MENU / LVF/Monitor Switch / AF/AE LOCK / AF-ON / One Push AE / Touch AE / Preview / Level Gauge / Focus Area Set / Zoom Control / Photo Style / Aspect Ratio / Picture Size / Quality / Metering Mode / Highligt Shadow / / i.Dynamic / i.Resolution / HDR / Electronic Shutter / Flash Mode / Ex. Tele Conv. / Digital Zoom / Stabilizer / Sensitivity / White Balance / AF Mode / Drive Mode / Restore to Default / Motion Pic. Set / Picture Mode / Silent Mode / AFS/ / AFF/AFC / Peaking / Histogram / Guide Line / Rec Area / Step Zoom / Zoom Speed
FUNCTION LEVER
Function Lever
No
CREATIVE CONTROL
Still image
Expressive / Retro / Old Days / High Key / Low Key / Sepia / Monochrome / Dynamic Monochrome / Rough Monochrome / Silky Monochrome / Impressive Art / / High Dynamic / Cross Process / Toy Effect / Toy POP / Bleach Bypass / Miniature Effect / Soft Focus / Fantasy / Star Filter / One Point Color / Sun Shine
Video
Expressive / Retro / Old Days / High Key / Low Key / Sepia / Monochrome / Dynamic Monochrome / Impressive Art / High Dynamic / Cross Process / Toy Effect / Toy POP / Bleach Bypass / Miniature Effect / Fantasy / One Point Color
CREATIVE VIDEO MODE
Exposure Mode
Program AE/ Aperture-Priority / Sutter-Priority / Manual Exposure
PHOTO STYLE
Still image and Video
Standard / Vivid / Natural / Monochrome / Scenery / Portrait / Custom
PLAYBACK
Playback mode
Normal playback, 30-thumbnail display, 12-thumbnail display, Calendar display, Zoomed playback (16x Max.), Slideshow (duration & effect is selectable), / Playback Mode (Normal/Picture/Video/3D Play/Category/Favorite), Title Edit, Location Logging, Clear Retouch, Text Stamp, Video Divide, Stop Motion Video, / Time Lapse Video, Resize, Cropping, Rotate, Favorite, Print set, Protect, Face Recognition Edit
IMAGE PROTECTION / ERASE
Protection
Single / Multi, Cancel
Erase
Single / Multi / All / Except Favorite
PRINT
Direct Print
PictBridge compatible
INTERFACE
USB
USB 2.0 High Speed Multi
HDMI
miniHDMI TypeC / VIERA Link / Video: Auto / 1080p / 1080i / 720p / 480p (576p in PAL system) / Audio: Stereo
Audio video output
Monaural Type, NTSC/PAL, NTSC only for North America / *Check the website of the Panasonic sales company in your country or region for details on the products that are available in your market.
Remote input
φ2.5mm for Remote
External microphone input
No
Microphone
Stereo
Speaker
Monaural
LANGUAGE
OSD language
English, Spanish
GENERAL
Battery 1
Li-ion Battery Pack (7.2V, 1025mAh) (Included) / Battery Charger
Battery life (CIPA standard)
Approx. 320 images with H-H020A / Approx. 350 images with H-FS1442A
Dimensions (W x H x D)
122.60x 70.7 x 54.6 mm / 4.83 x 2.78 x 2.15 inch
Weight
Approx. 402g / 0.89 lb (SD card, Battery, Body) / Approx. 360g / 0.79 lb (Body only) / Approx. 489g / 1.08 lb (SD card, Battery, H-H020A lens included) / Approx. 512g / 1.13 lb (SD card, Battery, H-FS1442A lens included)
Operating temperature
0℃ to 40℃ (32°F to 104°F)
Operating humidity
10% RH to 80% RH
Software  2
PHOTOfunSTUDIO 9.2 PE (Windows XP/Vista/7/8) / SILKYPIX® Developer Studio 3.1 SE (Windows XP/Vista/7/8, Mac OS X v10.4/v10.5/v10.6/v10.7/v10.8) / LoiLoScope 30 day full trial version (Windows XP/Vista/7/8)
Standard accessories
Battery pack, Battery Charger, Body Cap, Lens Cap, Lens Hood, Lens Rear Cap, / USB Connection Cable, Shoulder Strap, CD-ROM / * Lens Hood of H-H020A lens is not included for DMC-GX7C kit
INTERCHANGEABLE LENS-1
Lens Name
LUMIX G VARIO 14-42mm / F3.5-5.6 II ASPH. / MEGA O.I.S.
Lens Construction
9 elements in 8 groups (2 aspherical lenses)
Nano Surface Coating
-
Mount
Micro Four Thirds mount
Optical Image Stabilizer 3
Yes (MEGA O.I.S.)
Focal Length
f=14-42mm (35mm camera equivalent 28-84mm)
Aperture Type
7 diaphragm blades / Circular aperture diaphragm
Maximum Aperture
F3.5(Wide) - F5.6(Tele)
Minimum Aperture
F22
Closest Focusing Distance
0.2m/0.66ft (at focal lenghts 14-20mm) / 0.3m/0.98ft (at focal lenghts 21-42mm)
Maximum magnification
Approx. 0.17x / 0.34x (35mm camera equivalent)
Diagonal Angle of View
75°(Wide) to 29°(TELE)
Filter Size
46mm / 1.8in
Max. Diameter
φ56mm / 2.2in
Overall Length
Approx. 49mm / 1.9in (from the tip of the lens to the base side of the lens mount)
Weight [g]
Approx. 110g (excluding lens cap, lens rear cap, and Lens hood)
Weight [oz]
Approx. 3.88oz (excluding lens cap, lens rear cap, and Lens hood)
Further Specifications
NOTE
*1 Videos can be recorded continuously for up to 29 min 59 sec in Europe and some Asia areas. Continuous recording exceeding 4GB or 29 min 59 sec is not possible when recording MP4. For Full HD in MP4, the recordable time will drop below 29 min 59 sec. / *2 Use a card with SD Speed Class with "Class4" or higher
Release Date
First seen
1 August 2013