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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7

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User ratings:
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35 user ratings
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3 stars
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4.7 / 5
Editorial reviews:
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4.2 out of 5
9 user ratings
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4 stars
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Pros

  • Intelligent Auto Mode system works very well
  • The night photograph was excellent

Cons

  • The camera takes the same amount of time again to apply noise reduction
  • 4K shooting is not available with AVCHD compression
  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 from around the web

Key specs

  • Live MOS
  • Four Thirds
  • 17.3x13 mm
  • 16 Mpx
  • 4592, 3448 px
  • Micro Four Thirds
  • 3.5
  • Continuous Auto Focus, Flexible Spot Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus
  • 3.0 in
  • yes

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 - Pros & Cons

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7

Pros

  • Intelligent Auto Mode system works very well
  • The night photograph was excellent

Cons

  • The camera takes the same amount of time again to apply noise reduction
  • 4K shooting is not available with AVCHD compression
  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 from around the web
  • It takes about 1 second to store a JPEG image
  • include a HDMI cable as standard in the box

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 - Technical Overview

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IconScreen size
3 in
Best:
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W710
Screen size: 6.7 in
IconISO maximum
12800
Best:
Pentax KP
ISO maximum: 819200
IconEffective pixels
16 Mpx
Best:
Hasselblad H6D-100c
Effective pixels: 100 Mpx
IconMax resolution
4592 x 3448 px
Best:
Leica M11
Max resolution: 9528 x 6328 px

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 - Full Specifications

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Sensor
Sensor typeLive MOS
Image sensor formatFour Thirds
Sensor size0.68 in
Sensor photo detectors17.0 Mpx
Effective pixels16.0 Mpx
Image ratio w:h
  • 1:1
  • 4:3
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
Max resolution4592 x 3448 px
Other resolutions
  • 4592x3448
  • 3232x2424
  • 2272x1704
  • 1824x1368
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Optics and focus
Lens mountMicro Four Thirds
Optical zoom4.8 x
Digital zoom2.0 x
Magnification (Crop factor)2.0 x
Maximum aperture3.5
AF assist (auto-focus assist light)Lamp
Focus adjustmentAuto/Manual
Contrast autofocusyes
Contrast adjustmentyes
Saturation adjustmentyes
Brightness adjustmentyes
Autofocus in recording modeyes
Focal length multiplier2x
Autofocus
  • Continuous Auto Focus
  • Flexible Spot Auto Focus
  • Single Auto Focus
Auto Focus (AF) lockyes
Manual focusyes
Auto Focus (AF) assist beamyes
Number of focus points49
Image stabiliserLens based only
Filter diameter2.28 in
Phase detection autofocusno
Number of AF points (contrast)49
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Photography features
Shooting modes
  • Auto
  • Manual
  • Movie
Camera shutter type
  • Electronic
  • Mechanical
Minimum shutter speed60.0 s
Maximum shutter speed1.0 s
Maximum shutter speed (electronic)1/16000 sec
Shutter priorityyes
Aperture priorityyes
Manual exposure modeyes
Number of exposures3
Exposure compensation plus5
Exposure compensation minus-5
Expousure compensation steps1/3
Auto exposure lockyes
AE EV steps
  • 1/3
  • 2/3
  • 1
Continuous shootingyes
Self-timer delay
  • 2
  • 10
Histogramyes
AE frames
  • 3
  • 5
  • 7
WB Bracketing
Yes
Subject / scene modesyes
Flash sync speed1/160s
Built-in flashyes
Flash range9.3
Flash modes
  • Auto
  • Forced OFF
  • Forced ON
  • Redeye Reduction
  • Second-curtain Sync
  • Slow Sync
External flash connectionHot shoe
Flash metering systemTTL
External flashyes
Continuous drive7.0 fps
Scene modes
  • Children
  • Flower
  • Food
  • Night
  • Night landscape
  • Night portrait
  • Portrait
  • Sports
  • Sunset
Self-timeryes
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Manual settingsyes
Self-timer options
  • 2
  • 10
Speed (JPEG)40.0 fps
Exposure bracketing0.3 - 3.0±EV
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Audio features
Built-in microphoneyes
Microphone typeStereo
Built-in speakersyes
Speaker typeMono
Voice recordingyes
Audio systemMono
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Dimensions
Weight12.7 oz
Width4.92 in
Height3.39 in
Depth3.05 in
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Power
Power source typeBattery
Battery life (CIPA)360
Battery technology
Lithium-Ion
Battery capacity1200.0 mAh
Battery voltage7.2 V
AC adapter includedyes
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Other features
GPSno
Orientation sensoryes
Energy Star certifiedno
Languages supportMulti
Tripod mounting supportedyes
On Screen Display (OSD) languages
  • CZE
  • DAN
  • DEU
  • DUT
  • ENG
  • ESP
  • FIN
  • FRE
  • GRE
  • HUN
  • ITA
  • JPN
  • POL
  • POR
  • SWE
  • TUR
Image editing modes
  • Crop
  • Resizing
  • Rotating
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Image
ISO
  • 100
  • 200
  • 400
  • 800
  • 1600
  • 3200
  • 6400
  • 12800
  • 25600
  • Auto
ISO Autoyes
ISO minimum100
ISO maximum12800
Boosted ISO minimum100
Maximum image resolution4592 x 3448 px
White balance presets5
White balance modes
  • Auto
  • Cloudy
  • Daylight
  • Flash
  • Incandescent
  • Shade
Custom white balanceyes
Supported image file formats
  • JPG
  • MPO
  • RAW
Photo effects
  • Black&White
  • Vivid
Image stabilizeryes
Image stabilization typeNo
Supported aspect ratios
  • 1:1
  • 3:2
  • 4:3
  • 16:9
Uncompressed formatRAW
HDRyes
AEB/HDR supportyes
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Screen and viewfinder
Screen size3.0 in
Articulated LCDyes
Screen technologyLCD
Display aspect ratio3:2
Screen dots1040000
Touch screenyes
Field of view100.0 %
Live viewyes
ViewfinderElectronic
Viewfinder screen size0.24 in
Viewfinder coverage100.0 %
Viewfinder resolution2360000.0 px
Viewfinder magnification0.25 x
Dioptre correctionyes
Diopter adjustment (D-D)4 - 4
Eye relief0.69 in
Separate info displayno
Flip-out screenyes
Second displayno
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Videography features
Maximum resolution3840 x 2160 px
Video recordingyes
Recording resolutions
  • 640 x 480
  • 1280 x 720
  • 1920 x 1080
  • 3840 x 2160
HD type4K Ultra HD
Supported video file formatsAVCHD
Analog signal format system
  • NTSC
  • PAL
Camera playback
  • Movie
  • Single image
  • Slide show
  • Thumbnails
Max resolution (highest frame rate)1920 x 1080
Max frame rate (highest resolution)30.0 fps
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)60.0 fps
Motion JPEG frame rate50.0 fps
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Design
Body typeMILC
Body materialPlastic
Colour of product
  • Black
  • Black,Silver
Anti-dust systemyes
Environmentally sealedno
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Storage
Compatible memory cards
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
Memory slots1
Storage types
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
Camera file system
  • DCF
  • Exif 2.3
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Connectivity
micro HDMI Type-Dyes
HDMI connector typeMicro
USB portyes
USB version2.0
Microphone portyes
WirelessBuilt-In
Supported WiFi types
  • IEEE 802.11b
  • IEEE 802.11g
  • IEEE 802.11n
DC-in jackyes
PictBridgeyes
NFCyes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)yes
Bluetoothno
Firewireno

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 Panasonic - Editorial Reviews (11)

4.2
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 Panasonic Lumix G7 review | Cameralabs
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4.0
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 Panasonic G7 Review | Camera Decision
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Published: 19.05.2015
Panasonic G7 Review | Camera Decision
3.6

Panasonic G7 is a 16.0MP Advanced Mirrorless camera with a Four Thirds sized CMOS sensor and Micro Four Thirds mount. Read our G7 review to find its pros and cons.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 Review | Photography Blog
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Published: 04.06.2015
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 Review | Photography Blog
4.5

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 is a new compact system camera designed to bring 4K shooting to the masses. With an affordable price-tag and a wealth of features, can the 4K Panasonic G7 succeed in an ever more crowded market-place? Read our in-depth Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 review, with sample photos, test shots, videos and more, to find out...

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 Panasonic G7 review
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Published: 16.07.2015
Panasonic G7 review
4.0

New 4K Photo modes make it easy to shoot 8MP images at 30 frames per second

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 Review
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Published: 08.12.2015
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 Review
4.0

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7's excellent 4K capture will appeal to you if video is a priority, but its plastic body may be a turnoff.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 The Lumix G7 hits the target for families in motion
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CNET
Published: 07.08.2015
The Lumix G7 hits the target for families in motion

This full-featured mirrorless interchangeable-lens model makes a surprisingly good alternative to a midpriced dSLR.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 Panasonic G7 Review
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Published: 18.05.2015
Panasonic G7 Review
4.5

The feature-packed Panasonic G7 sells at a really great price. Is it the ideal mirrorless camera? Read our Panasonic G7 review to find out!

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 Review
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DPReview
Published: 06.07.2015
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 Review
4.0

The Panasonic G7 is a direct descendant of the first ever mirrorless camera. Yet, despite this, the last thing it's trying to be is a mirrorless camera. Instead it's trying to be a non-specific interchangeable lens camera: a camera where you don't have to think about whether it has a mirror or not.

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Photo Review
Published: 15.06.2015
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7
4.5

Panasonic's latest G-series camera, the DMC-G7 combines 4K video and enhanced autofocusing in a compact, affordably-priced CSC.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 Panasonic Lumix G7 Review
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Published: 01.07.2020
Panasonic Lumix G7 Review
4.7

Table Of Contents_Why We Like It – Panasonic Lumix G7PerformanceDesignValuePanasonic Lumix G7 Wrap Up Reader Rating0 Votes09.3Expert RatingThe new 4K photo mode on the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 allows you to take 8MP photos easier than ever before. It is a step above its predecessor, the G6, in every conceivable way. It’s biggest drawback is the inability to capture moving objects very effectively because of a slow auto focus, but the other features are solid. Check out our list if you’re […]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 Panasonic Lumix DMC-G7 review | Stuff
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A 4K camera for less than you'd expect

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