Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5 II vs Nikon D5600 Comparison

Let’s compare the Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5 II vs Nikon D5600.

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 Nikon D5600. While Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5 II has 4/3 sensor, Nikon D5600 has APS-C sensor and 20.3 has a 20.3 MP and Nikon D5600 has a 24.2 MP resolution.

  Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5 II Nikon D5600
  Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5 II Front Nikon D5600 Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Panasonic Nikon
Megapixels 20.3 24.2
Sensor Type Live MOS CMOS
Sensor Format 4/3 APS-C
SLR Type Mirrorless Dslr
Crop Factor 2.0x 1.5x
AA Filter None None
Image Resolution 5184 x 3888 (20.2 MP, 4:3) 6000 x 4000 (24.0 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization Yes No
Native ISO Min 200 - Max 25600 Min 100 - Max 25600
Full ISO Settings Auto, iISO, 100 (extended), 200 - 25600; in 1 or 1/3 EV steps Auto, 100 - 25600 in steps of 1/3 EV
Startup Time 0.2 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 OVF: 39-point (9 cross type) TTL phase detection with 3D focus tracking by Nikon Multi-CAM 4800 DX; Live View: Contrast detect with Face-priority AF, wide-area AF, normal-area AF, subject-tracking AF
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, iISO, 100 (extended), 200 - 25600; in 1 or 1/3 EV steps Auto, 100 - 25600 in steps of 1/3 EV
Shutter Speed Range 1/16000 - 60 sec 1/4000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 108 100
AW Buffer Size 8
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.2
LCD Resolution 1,840,000 dots 1,036,800 dots (345,600 px)
Touchscreen Yes Yes
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen Yes Yes
Selfie Screen Yes Yes
Top Deck Display No No
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; eye-level pentamirror, 95% coverage, 0.82x mag., 17mm eyepoint, -1.7 to +0.5 diopter, Type B BriteView Clear Matte Mark VII screen; Eye sensor
Focus Peaking Yes No
Video Features
Video Resolution 4992x3744 (30p/​25p/​24p) 1920x1080 (60p/50p/30p/25p/24p)
Video File Format MOV, MP4 MOV (Video: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC; Audio: Stereo Linear PCM)
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot Yes No
SD UHS Support UHS-I compliant
Microphone Jack Yes Yes
Headphone Jack Yes No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash No Yes
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 Type C mini-HDMI with CEC, Accessory Terminal (MC-DC2 remote cord or GP-1 GPS unit), 3.5mm stereo mic jack
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,USB 3.0 Super Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 410 shots 970 shots
Battery Types 7.2v, 2200mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 25.6 oz (727 g) includes batteries 23.6 oz (670 g) includes batteries, kit lens
Size 5.5 x 3.9 x 3.4 in. (139 x 98 x 87 mm) 4.9 x 3.8 x 2.8 in. (124 x 97 x 70 mm)
Price
Price Buy starting from $1,497.99
Buy starting from $596.95
Release Date 2021-06-25 2017-01-15