Panasonic Lumix DMC G5 : Tests and Reviews

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Type Hybrid
Announced 18/07/2012  
Indicative price (USD) 650  
Sensor type CMOS  
Resolution 4624 x 3472  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 16.05  
Sensor size (mm) 13 x 17.3 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm)  
Bits per pixel 12.0
Focal length multiplier
Aspect Ratio 4:3 
ISO latitude  160 - 12800 
Shutter type Mechanical 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 60.0  
Frame rate (fps) 20, 6, 3.7 or 2  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  No 
Firmware  
Dust cleaning Yes 
Mount type Micro 4/3  
Weight (gr)  
Battery type Li-ion, Battery Pack, 7.2V 1.200mAh 
Battery weight (gr)  
Tropicalization No 
Camera material Plastic 
Mount material Metal 
View finder type Electronic 
View finder magnification 0.7 
View finder coverage 100 
Mirror lockup  
View finder diopter -4.0 to +4.0 
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 920000 
Articulated screen Yes 
Touch screen Yes 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes AFS (Single), AFF (Flexible), AFC (Continuous), MF 
Number of autofocus points 23 
Exposure bracketing  
Exposure compensation  
Drive modes Single, Continuous (SH: 20 frames/sec (4M), H: 6.0 frames/sec (with AFS), M: 3.7 frames/sec (with Live View), L: 2.0 frames/sec (with Live View)), Self-time (10 sec, 3 images / 2 sec / 10 sec) 
Buffer size 9 (RAW) 
Recording medium SD / SDHC / SDXC 
Image format JPEG, RAW (RW2), MPO 
White balance bracketing 3 exposures in blue/amber axis or in magenta/green axis 
Connectivity USB 2.0 High Speed, mini HDMI TypeC, AV (Monaural Type, NTSC / PAL, NTSC only for North America) 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro No 
Histogram Yes 
GPS No 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1920 x 1080 / 60 
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus Yes 
Video file format AVCHD and MP4 
Video codec  
Video stabilisation  

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