Ricoh GR II vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ300 Comparison



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

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

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