Fujifilm GFX 50S vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 Comparison



Let’s compare the Fujifilm GFX 50S vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Fujifilm GFX 50S and Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8. While Fujifilm GFX 50S has Medium format sensor, Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 has 4/3 sensor and 51.4 has a 51.4 MP and Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 has a 20.3 MP resolution.

  Fujifilm GFX 50S Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8
  Fujifilm GFX 50S Front Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Fujifilm Panasonic
Megapixels 51.4 20.3
Sensor Type CMOS Live MOS
Sensor Format Medium format 4/3
SLR Type Mirrorless Mirrorless
Crop Factor 0.8x 2.0x
AA Filter None Fixed
Image Resolution 8256 x 6192 (51.1 MP, 4:3) 5184 x 3888 (20.2 MP, 4:3)
Body Image Stabilization No Yes
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 12800 Min 200 - Max 25600
Full ISO Settings Auto (1/2/3), 100-12800, expandable to 50-102400 Auto, iISO, 100 (extended), 200 - 25600; in 1 or 1/3 EV steps
Startup Time 1.3 seconds 1.2 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection: 425 points; Single Point AF: 13x9 / 25x17 (Changeable Size of AF Frame Among 6 Types); Zone AF: 3x3 / 5x5 / 7x7 from 117 Areas on 13x9 Grid; Wide/Tracking AF: (Up to 9 Area); Single AF / Continuous AF / MF; Touch AF supported Contrast Detection with DFD: Face/Eye detection, Tracking, 49-area, Custom Multi, 1-area, Pinpoint; One Shot AF, Shutter AF, Half Press Release, Quick AF, Continuous AF (during motion picture recording), Eye Sensor AF, AF+MF, MF Assist, Touch MF Assist, Focus Peaking, Touch AF/AE Function, Touch Pad AF, Touch Shutter
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto (1/2/3), 100-12800, expandable to 50-102400 Auto, iISO, 100 (extended), 200 - 25600; in 1 or 1/3 EV steps
Shutter Speed Range 1/16000 - 3600 sec 1/16000 - 60 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 40 Unlimited
AW Buffer Size 21 36
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.2 3.0
LCD Resolution 2,360,000 dots 1,036,800 dots (345,600 px)
Touchscreen Yes Yes
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen No Yes
Selfie Screen No Yes
Top Deck Display Yes No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder EVF / LCD EVF / OLED
Viewfinder Type Detachable EVF-GFX1 electronic viewfinder: 0.5-inch 3.69M-dot OLED, 100% coverage, 0.85x magnification (35mm eq.), 23mm eyepoint, -4 to +2 diopter adjustment, eye sensor; optional Tilt Adapter EVF-TL1 available Tilting 2360K-dot OLED, 1.54x / 0.77x (35mm eq.) magnification, 21mm eyepoint, -4 to +3 diopter, eye sensor
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 1920x1080 (30p/25p/24p/23.98p) 3840x2160 (30p/24p)
Video File Format MOV (MPEG-4 AVC / H.264, Audio: Linear PCM 48KHz stereo sound) AVCHD (Audio format: Dolby Digital 2ch) / MP4 (Audio format AAC 2ch)
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot Yes No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack Yes Yes
Headphone Jack Yes No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash No No
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/125 1/250
Internal connections Micro HDMI (Type-D), Micro USB 3 .0, 3.5mm external mic jack, 3.5mm headphone jack, 2.5mm remote release jack, DC input (15v) Micro HDMI (Type-D), 2.5mm Wired Remote/External Mic Jack
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
Bluetooth No No
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 3.0 Super Speed,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 400 shots 320 shots
Battery Types NP-T125 Lithium-ion rechargeable 7.2v, 1200mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 32.5 oz (920 g) includes batteries 17.2 oz (487 g) includes batteries
Size 5.8 x 3.7 x 3.6 in. (148 x 94 x 91 mm) 5.2 x 3.1 x 2.5 in. (133 x 78 x 63 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $5,499.00 Buy from Amazon for $1,046.50
Release Date 2017-02-28 2015-08-15