Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX85 vs Samsung NX300M

Full Comparison

Sensor

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Sensor type
CMOS
CMOS
Sensor size
17.3 x 13 mm
23.5 x 15.7 mm
Sensor photo detectors
17 megapixels
22 megapixels
Effective pixels
16 megapixels
20 megapixels
Image ratio w:h
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
1:1, 3:2, 16:9
Max resolution
4592, 3448
5472, 3648
Other resolutions
3232x2424, 2272x1704, 4592x3064, 3232x2160, 1824x1216, 4592x2584 , 3840x2160, 1920x1080, 3424x3424, 2416x2416, 1712x1712
5472x3080, 5472 x 3080, 3888x2592, 3712x2088, 3648x3648, 2976x1984 , 2944x1656, 2640x2640 , 2688x1512, 2000x2000 , 1728x1152, 1920x1080, 1024x1024
Processor
Venus Engine
DRIMe IV

Image

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ISO Auto
yesYes
yesYes
ISO minimum
200
100
ISO maximum
25600
25600
White balance presets
5
7
Custom white balance
Yes (4)
yesYes
Image stabilization
Sensor-shift
noNo
Uncompressed format
RAW
RAW
Supported file formats
JPEG, RAW
MPEG-4, H.264

Optics & Focus

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Lens mount
Micro Four Thirds
Samsung NX
Digital zoom
4 x
2 x
Focal length multiplier
1.5×
Autofocus
Contrast Detect (sensor), Multi-area, Center, Selective single-point, Tracking, Single, Continuous, Touch, Face Detection, Live View
Contrast Detect (sensor), Phase Detect, Multi-area, Selective single-point, Single, Continuous, Touch, Face Detection, Live View
Manual focus
yesYes
yesYes
Number of focus points
49
247
Image stabiliser
Built-in
Lens based only

Screen / viewfinder

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Articulated LCD
Tilting
Tilting
Screen type
TFT LCD
OLED
Screen size
3 in
3.3 in
Screen dots
1040000
768000
Touch screen
yesYes
yesYes
Live view
yesYes
yesYes
Viewfinder
Electronic
None

Photography features

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Minimum shutter speed
60 sec
30 sec
Maximum shutter speed
1/4000 sec
1/6000 sec
Shutter priority
yesYes
yesYes
Aperture priority
yesYes
yesYes
Manual exposure mode
yesYes
yesYes
Exposure compensation plus
5
3
Exposure compensation minus
-5
-3
Expousure compensation steps
1/3
1/2, 1/3
AE EV steps
1/3, 2/3, 1
1/3, 2/3, 1
AE frames
3, 5, 7
3
WB Bracketing
yesYes
Yes (max 3 shots)
Subject / scene modes
yesYes
yesYes
Flash sync speed
1/160s
1/180s
Built-in flash
yesYes
noNo
External flash
yesYes
yesYes
Continuous drive
8.0 fps
8.6 fps
Self-timer
yesYes
yesYes
Metering modes
Multi, Center-weighted, Spot
Multi, Center-weighted, Spot
Flash modes
Auto, Redeye Reduction, Slow Sync, Flash ON, Flash OFF, Forced Flash
Auto, Flash ON, Flash OFF, Redeye Reduction, Manual, Smart Flash, Fill-in Flash

Videography features

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Maximum resolution
3840, 2160
1920, 1080
Supported file formats
JPEG, RAW
MPEG-4, H.264
Microphone
Stereo
Stereo
Speaker
Mono
Mono
Video recording
yesYes
yesYes

Dimensions

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Body type
Rangefinder-style mirrorless
Rangefinder-style mirrorless
Colour of product
Black
Black, Brown, Silver, White
Weight
426 g
331 g
Width
122 mm
122 mm
Height
71 mm
64 mm
Length
44 mm
41 mm
Environmentally sealed
noNo
noNo

Storage

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Storage types
SD, SDHC, SDXC
SD, SDHC, SDXC

Power

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Battery Life (CIPA)
290
330
Battery type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion

Connectivity

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USB version
2.0
2.0
HDMI
yesYes
yesYes
Wireless
Built-In
Built-In
Supported WiFi types
802.11b/g/n
802.11b/g/n
Remote control
yesYes
yesYes
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
yesYes
yesYes

Other features

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Orientation sensor
yesYes
yesYes
Timelapse recording
yesYes
noNo