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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF5


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Manufacturer Panasonic
Model name Lumix DMC-GF5
Date announced 2012-04-05
MSRP $599
Street price $399  See all prices
Official site Lumix DMC-GF5 Homepage
 
Camera type Mirrorless interchangeable lens camera
Sensor size (type) 17.3 x 13.0 mm (Live MOS)
Max still resolution 4000 x 3000 (12 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability N/A
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
N/A
Max aperture N/A
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
Micro Four Thirds
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
2.0x
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp Yes
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
No
Macro (min distance) N/A
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support No
Supports conversion lenses No
Supports underwater case No
 
LCD size 3.0"
LCD resolution 920,000 pixels
LCD position Fixed
Viewfinder None
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
N/A
Viewfinder coverage N/A
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, shutter speed, aperture, white balance, focus
ISO range 160 - 12800
RAW/TIFF support RAW
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (AVCHD)
Max movie resolution 1920 x 1080
Sound in movies Yes (Stereo)
Zoom usable in movies Yes
 
Storage method SD/SDHC/SDXC card (no card included)
Shop for memory cards
Storage capacity
(out of the box)
N/A
 
Battery used DMW-BLE9 (1)
Shop for extra batteries
Battery life
(CIPA standard)
320 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
4.2 x 2.6 x 1.5 in (106.7 x 66.0 x 38.1 mm)
Weight (empty) 7.9 oz (225 g)
 
Included software PhotoFunStudio 8.2 Advanced Edition, SilkyPix Developer Studio
 
Misc. notes Panasonic's smallest interchangeable lens camera comes in black, red, and white. Touchscreen LCD. Includes a 14-42 mm standard zoom, or the more compact power zoom version for $150 more.
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