Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 vs Ricoh GR II Comparison



Let’s compare the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 vs Ricoh GR II.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 and Ricoh GR II. While Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 has 1/2.3 inch sensor, Ricoh GR II has APS-C sensor and 12.1 has a 12.1 MP and Ricoh GR II has a 16.2 MP resolution.

  Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 Ricoh GR II
  Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 Front Ricoh GR II Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Panasonic Ricoh
Megapixels 12.1 16.2
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 1/2.3 inch APS-C
SLR Type Point & Shoot Mirrorless
Crop Factor n/a 1.5x
AA Filter None None
Image Resolution 4000 x 3000 (12.0 MP, 4:3) 4928 x 3264 (16.1 MP, Other)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 6400 Min 100 - Max 25600
Full ISO Settings Auto, iISO, 100 - 6400 in 1 or 1/3 EV steps Auto, Auto-Hi, Manual ISO 100 - 25,600
Startup Time 1.2 seconds 1.3 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detect: Face/Eye Detection, Tracking, 49-area, 1-area, Pinpoint, Touch AF, Eye Sensor AF Contrast Detection: Multi AF, Spot AF, Pinpoint AF, Subject-tracking AF, MF, Snap, infinity, Face recognition priority (only in Auto mode); Continuous Focus point adjustment: Auto, User-Selectable, Center
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, iISO, 100 - 6400 in 1 or 1/3 EV steps Auto, Auto-Hi, Manual ISO 100 - 25,600
Shutter Speed Range 1/16000 - 60 sec 1/4000 - 300 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size Unlimited Unlimited
AW Buffer Size 25 10
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,036,800 dots (345,600 px) 1,228,800 dots (307,200 px)
Touchscreen Yes No
Articulating Screen Yes No
Tilt Swivel Screen Yes No
Selfie Screen Yes No
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes No
Viewfinder EVF / LCD No / LCD
Viewfinder Type 0.39-inch 1,440K-dot OLED, Field of View: approx. 100%, Mag: 0.7x (35mm-eq.), +/- 4 diopter adjustment, eye sensor Optional hotshoe mounted optical viewfinders
Focus Peaking Yes No
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/24p) 1920x1080 (30p/25p/24p)
Video File Format AVCHD or MP4 with stereo sound MOV (Image: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, Sound: Linear PCM)
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack Yes No
Headphone Jack No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/4000 1/4000 (ext: 1/400)
Internal connections Micro HDMI (Type D) with Viera Link, 2.5mm Wired Remote Jack, 3.5mm Stereo Microphone Jack Micro HMDI (Type-D)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
Bluetooth No No
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 360 shots
Battery Types 7.2v 1200mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 25.5 oz (724 g) includes batteries 8.7 oz (248 g) includes batteries
Size 5.2 x 3.6 x 4.6 in. (132 x 92 x 117 mm) 4.6 x 2.5 x 1.4 in. (117 x 63 x 35 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $397.99 Buy from Amazon for $496.95
Release Date 2015-10-15 2015-07-15