Editors Liked

  • The new 20megapixel sensor offers 4K video support and improved dynamic range over the GX7, the previous model. Solid, wellconstructed body is comfortable to shoot with. Dual image stabilization system, fast autofocus, and improved high ISO performance ma
  • Quick autofocus, 8,3fps burst shooting, Large shooting buffer, 4-axis in-body stabilization, Tilting EVF, Vari-angle touch display, Strong high ISO performance, Wi-Fi with NFC, 4K video capture, Weather-sealed body
  • General and street photography and 4K video. Easy social sharing
  • Attractive in terms of design and ergonomics (even for photographers with large hands), For experienced photographers: lots of buttons, Big and bright OLED viewfinder: 10% larger than that of professional SLRs, High image quality for photo & video, Dust-
  • Low image noise until ISO 1600, Nice image colors after tweaking, Impressive metering, Instant shutterlag with short blackout, Ultrafast autofocus, Extremely sensitive AF, Fast shottoshot speed, Superb EVF, Calibratable LCD, Highly customizable, Mostly st

Editors Didn't Like

  • Loses the lightweight, highlyportable advantage that makes micro four thirds so appealing. Image quality gains aren't as large as the jump in sensor resolution would lead one to assume. The dual IS feature requires a compatible Panasonic lens
  • No flash included, 4K video is cropped, Non-standard microphone input
  • Excellent still and 4K video quality, Rugged, weather-sealed body, Dual IS combines in-body and in-lens shake reduction, Fast 'DFD' autofocus system offers good depth and subject tracking, No image noise cost to e-Shutter, Unique tilting electronic viewfi
  • List price of over a thousand euros, Dual IS and Post-Focus technology only available after a firmware update, Small (2.5 mm) microphone jack
  • Some image softness at all ISO, Frequent colorcast in low light, Limited dynamicrange, ExposurePriority only in Manual mode, Wrong LiveHistogram, Front function button difficult to use, Flex in LCD hinge, Low batterylife