Panasonic Lumix DMC GF5 : Tests and Reviews

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Type Hybrid
Announced 05/04/2012  
Indicative price (USD) 599  
Sensor type CMOS  
Resolution 4016 x 3016  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 12.11  
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) 4.0  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  Yes 
Firmware Ver.0.3 
Dust cleaning Yes 
Mount type Micro 4/3  
Weight (gr)  
Battery type Li-Ion, Panasonic DMW-BLE9E, 7.2V, 940mAh 
Battery weight (gr)  
Camera material Plastic 
Mount material Metal 
View finder type No 
View finder magnification  
View finder coverage  
Mirror lockup  
View finder diopter  
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 920000 
Articulated screen No 
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 1/3 EV Step, -3EV to +3EV 
Drive modes Single, Continuous, Self-timer  
Buffer size  
Recording medium SD / SDHC / SDXC 
Image format Still Image: JPEG (DCF, Exif 2.3), RAW, MPO (When attaching 3D lens in Micro Four Thirds System standard). 
White balance bracketing 3 exposures in blue/amber axis or in magenta/green axis 
Connectivity USB 2.0 High Speed; mini HDMI TypeC; Video: Auto / 1080i / 480p (576p in PAL system) Audio: Stereo 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Stereo, Wind-cut: Off / Auto Flicker reduction Microphone level adjustable: Lv1 / Lv2 / Lv3 / Lv4 
External micro No 
Histogram Yes 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1920 x 1080 / 30 fps 
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus Yes 
Video file format AVCHD (Audio format: Dolby Digital 2ch); MP4 (Audio format AAC 2ch) 
Video codec  
Video stabilisation Yes 

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