Panasonic Lumix GX1 review

Full specification for Panasonic Lumix GX1

Colour Space sRGB, Adobe RGB
Drive Mode Single, Continuous (H = 4.2fps (9 frames max); M = 3fps; SH = 20fps electronic shutter at 4MP only), Self Timer (2 or 10sec)
Focusing Modes AFS (Single) / AFF (Flexible) / AFC (Continuous) / MF
Shutter Speeds 1/4000 ~ 60 secs and Bulb (up to approx. 2 minutes)
Dimensions 116.3 x 67.8 x 39.4 mm
File Format JPEG, Raw, Raw & JPEG
Power Li-ion Battery Pack (7.2V, 1010mAh)
Weight Approx. 318g (with battery, body only)
Connectivity Remote, HDMI out, A/V (Digital) out
Live Mode Yes
Exposure Modes P, A, S, M, C1, C2, Scene, Creative Control
Movie Mode 1080i50 - PAL sensor outputs at 25p (or 1080i60 at 30p for NTSC model)
Metering System 144-zone multi-pattern sensing system
Built-in Image Stabilisation No, lens-based where applicable
Dust Reduction Supersonic wave filter
DoF Prview Yes
Focal Length Mag 2x
Max Flash Sync 1/160th sec
Sensor 16-megapixel Live MOS
White Balance Bracket Yes
AF Points 23-Area max, edge-to-edge focusing possible in other modes
Colour Temp Control 2500-10000K in 100K temperature setting
Field of View 100% approx (LCD)
LCD 3in, 460k-dot touchscreen
Output Size 4592 x 3448
PC Socket No
Viewfinder Type N/A, optional DMV-LVF2 available
Cable Release Remote release
Compression Fine/Normal
Exposure Comp -5 to +5 EV in 1/3 or 1/2 EV steps
Memory Card SD (HC/XC)
Built-in Flash Yes, GN 7.6 (at ISO 160)
Lens Mount Micro Four Thirds
White Balance Auto / Daylight / Cloudy / Shade / Incandescent / Flash / White Set 1, 2 / Color temperature setting // Blue/amber bias, Magenta/green bias
ISO 160-12,800

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Features 18/20
Design 20/20
Image Quality 17/20
Performance 18/20
Value 17/20
Overall Score 90%

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