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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3


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Manufacturer Panasonic
Model name Lumix DMC-GH3
Date announced 2012-09-17
MSRP
Street price $1298  See all prices
Official site Lumix DMC-GH3 Homepage
 
Camera type Mirrorless interchangeable lens camera
Sensor size (type) 17.3 x 13.0 mm (Live MOS)
Max still resolution 4608 x 3456 (16 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 Yes
Supports conversion lenses No
Supports underwater case No
 
LCD size 3.0"
LCD resolution 614,000 pixels
LCD position Rotating
Viewfinder Electronic
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
1.34x
Viewfinder coverage 100%
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, shutter speed, aperture, white balance, focus
ISO range 125 - 25600
RAW/TIFF support RAW
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (H.264)
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-BLF19 (1)
Shop for extra batteries
Battery life
(CIPA standard)
500 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
5.2 x 3.7 x 3.2 in (132.1 x 94.0 x 81.3 mm)
Weight (empty) 16.6 oz (470 g)
 
Included software PhotoFunStudio 8.5 PE, SilkyPix Developer Studio 3.1 SE
 
Misc. notes Panasonic's flagship mirrorless camera has a weatherproof body, a rotating touchscreen OLED display and super-high res EVF, built-in Wi-Fi, and support for movie recording using All-I or IBP compression (with bit rates of up to 72 Mbps).
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