Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5 II vs Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Comparison

Let’s compare the Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5 II vs Canon EOS 5D Mark IV.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5 II and Canon EOS 5D Mark IV. While Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5 II has 4/3 sensor, Canon EOS 5D Mark IV has 35mm sensor and 20.3 has a 20.3 MP and Canon EOS 5D Mark IV has a 30.4 MP resolution.

  Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5 II Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
  Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5 II Front Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Panasonic Canon
Megapixels 20.3 30.4
Sensor Type Live MOS CMOS
Sensor Format 4/3 35mm
SLR Type Mirrorless Dslr
Crop Factor 2.0x 1.0x
AA Filter None Fixed
Image Resolution 5184 x 3888 (20.2 MP, 4:3) 6720 x 4480 (30.1 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization Yes No
Native ISO Min 200 - Max 25600 Min 100 - Max 32000
Full ISO Settings Auto, iISO, 100 (extended), 200 - 25600; in 1 or 1/3 EV steps Auto, 100-32000 in 1/3 or 1 EV steps, expandable to 50 (L), 51200 (H1) and 102400 (H2)
Startup Time 0.5 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection with DFD: Face/Eye/Head/Body/Animal detection, Tracking, 225-area, Zone (Vertical/Horizontal) / Zone (Square) / Zone (Oval), 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 Phase Detect: OVF: 61-point (up to 41 cross-type points); Up to 5 dual cross-type AF points at f/2.8 and f/5.6, up to 20 cross-type AF points at f/4 and f/5.6, up to 21 cross-type AF points at f/5.6 and f/8, up to 20 horizontal-line AF points at f/5.6, up to 61 horizontal-line AF points at f/8; Dual Pixel CMOS AF on sensor
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, iISO, 100 (extended), 200 - 25600; in 1 or 1/3 EV steps Auto, 100-32000 in 1/3 or 1 EV steps, expandable to 50 (L), 51200 (H1) and 102400 (H2)
Shutter Speed Range 1/16000 - 60 sec 1/8000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 108 Unlimited
AW Buffer Size 19
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.2
LCD Resolution 1,840,000 dots 1,620,000 dots (540,000 px)
Touchscreen Yes Yes
Articulating Screen Yes No
Tilt Swivel Screen Yes No
Selfie Screen Yes No
Top Deck Display No Yes
Focus Peaking Yes No
Viewfinder EVF / LCD Optical / LCD
Viewfinder Type 3680K-dot OLED, 1.52x / 0.76x (35mm eq.) magnification, 21mm eyepoint, -4 to +3 diopter, eye sensor, 60/120fps refresh rate SLR type; fixed eye-level pentaprism, 100% coverage, 0.71x magnification, 21mm eyepoint, -3 to +1 diopter, fixed focusing screen, on demand grid
Focus Peaking Yes No
Video Features
Video Resolution 4992x3744 (30p/​25p/​24p) 4096x2160 (30p/25p/24p/23.98p)
Video File Format MOV, MP4 MOV (4K video: Motion JPEG; Full HD and HD Movie: MPEG4 AVC/H.264; Audio: Linear PCM), MP4 (Movie: MPEG4 AVC/H.264; Audio: AAC)
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC CF1 / SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot Yes Yes
SD UHS Support SD: UHS-I, CF: UDMA7
Microphone Jack Yes Yes
Headphone Jack Yes Yes
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash No No
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/250 1/200
Internal connections USB 3.1 Type-C with Power Delivery, HDMI Type-A, 2.5mm Wired Remote, 3.5mm External Mic Jack, 3.5mm Headphone Jack Mini HDMI (Type C), Remote Jack, Stereo Mic Jack, Stereo Monitor Jack, PC-Sync Terminal
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
Bluetooth Yes No
Built-In GPS No Yes
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,USB 3.0 Super Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi USB 3.0 Super Speed,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 410 shots 900 shots
Battery Types 7.2v, 2200mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion Rechargeable or BG-E20 battery grip
Weight 25.6 oz (727 g) includes batteries 31.4 oz (890 g) includes batteries
Size 5.5 x 3.9 x 3.4 in. (139 x 98 x 87 mm) 5.9 x 4.6 x 3.0 in. (151 x 116 x 76 mm)
Price
Price Buy starting from $1,497.99
Buy starting from $2,799.00
Release Date 2021-06-25 2016-09-01