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Verge score: 8.0

Panasonic's Lumix GX1 is an interchangeable-lens camera using the Micro Four Thirds System and shares the same Live MOS sensor as its brethren, the Lumix DMC-G3, but has a significantly improved digital image processing engine. And like its predecessors, the Lumix GF1 and GF2, it will use an external viewfinder — the tilt-shift 1.4m dot DMW-LVF2, Live View Finder.

Description

The X-Pro1 from Fujifim is mirrorless interchangeable lens camera featuring a retro, rangefinder-influenced design, with an assortment of physical controls adorning the body. The camera uses a similar hybrid optical viewfinder to the X100 that will apparently shift field of view depending on the prime lens attached.

The Samsung NX200 is the latest addition to Samsung's NX series of interchangeable lens cameras. It packs a 20.3-megapixel CMOS sensor, 7fps continuous shooting, 1080p video capture, and a VGA display.

The V1 is the higher-end (and therefore more expensive) of the two cameras that represented Nikon's entrance into the mirrorless interchangeable lens camera market. The new Nikon 1 series brought with it a new sensor size and a new lens mount (dubbed CX and Nikkor 1, respectively). Most notably, the V1 can take advantage of all Nikon F mount lenses when used in conjunction with an optional converter. The V1 features an accessory shoe port that allows it to utilize either an optional speedlight or GPS module.

  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: 12/2011
  • Price at launch: $699.99

Availability

  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: Feb. 18, 2012
  • Price at launch: $1,699.95
  • Status: Available
  • Price at launch: $899.99
  • Status: Available
  • Price at launch: $899.95
  • Alias: DMC-GX1-K, DMC-GX1-X

Also Known As...

  • SKU description: Kit with Vario PZ 14mm-42mm Lens, Kit with standard 14mm-42mm Lens

Pricing (base kit)

  • SKU description: Kit with 10-30mm lens., Kit with 10-30mm and 30-110mm lenses., Kit with 10-30mm and 10mm lenses.
  • Price at launch: 699.99 $

Pricing (body only)

  • Camera type: Mirrorless / Interchangeable Lens
  • Width: 4.58 inches
  • Height: 2.67 inches
  • Depth: 1.55 inches
  • Weight: 0.6 pounds
  • Color: Black, Silver

Hardware

  • Camera type: Mirrorless / Interchangeable Lens
  • Width: 5.5 inches
  • Height: 3.2 inches
  • Depth: 1.7 inches
  • Weight: .99 pounds
  • Color: Black
  • Camera type: Mirrorless / Interchangeable Lens
  • Width: 4.6 inches
  • Height: 2.46 inches
  • Depth: 1.44 inches
  • Weight: 0.49 pounds
  • Color: Black
  • 3D capture: Stills
  • Camera type: Mirrorless / Interchangeable Lens
  • Width: 4.45 inches
  • Height: 2.99 inches
  • Depth: 1.71 inches
  • Weight: 0.65 pounds
  • Color: Black
  • Sensor size: Four Thirds System
  • Sensor type: Live MOS
  • Effective pixels: 16 megapixels

Sensor

  • Sensor size: APS-C
  • Effective pixels: 16 megapixels
  • Sensor size: APS-C
  • Sensor type: CMOS
  • Effective pixels: 20.3 megapixels
  • Sensor size: Other
  • Size: 13.2mm x 8.8mm
  • Sensor type: CMOS
  • Effective pixels: 10.1 megapixels
  • Minimum ISO: 100
  • Maximum ISO: 12800
  • Fastest shutter speed (1/n seconds): 4000
  • Slowest shutter speed (n seconds): 60 seconds
  • Focus points: 23
  • Max. continuous shooting speed: 20 FPS

Controls

  • Minimum ISO: 200
  • Maximum ISO: 6400
  • Fastest shutter speed (1/n seconds): 4000
  • Slowest shutter speed (1/n): 15 seconds
  • Focus points: 49
  • Max. continuous shooting speed: 6 FPS
  • Minimum ISO: 100
  • Maximum ISO: 12800
  • Fastest shutter speed (1/n seconds): 4000
  • Slowest shutter speed (n seconds): 30 seconds
  • Focus points: 15
  • Max. continuous shooting speed: 7 FPS
  • Minimum ISO: 100
  • Maximum ISO: 6400
  • Fastest shutter speed (1/n seconds): 16000
  • Slowest shutter speed (n seconds): 30 seconds
  • Max. continuous shooting speed: 60 FPS
  • Size: 3 inches
  • Resolution: 460000 dots
  • Touch technology: Yes / Unspecified

Display

  • Size: 3 inches
  • Resolution: 1230000 dots
  • Built-in viewfinder: Yes
  • Size: 3 inches
  • Resolution: 614000 dots
  • Size: 3 inches
  • Resolution: 921000 dots
  • Built-in viewfinder: Yes
  • Video capture: Yes
  • Max. resolution: 1080p
  • Standard framerate(s): 25, 30, 60

Video

  • Video capture: Yes
  • Max. resolution: 1080p
  • Video capture: Yes
  • Max. resolution: 1080p
  • Standard framerate(s): 30, 60
  • Continuous AF: Yes
  • Video capture: Yes
  • Max. resolution: 1080p
  • Standard framerate(s): 30, 60
  • Slow motion framerate: 1200 FPS
  • Continuous AF: Yes
  • Supported video formats: MPEG-4, AVCHD
  • RAW support: RAW, RAW + JPEG

Software

  • Supported video formats: MPEG-4, H.264
  • RAW support: RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Supported video formats: MPEG-4, H.264
  • RAW support: RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Interchangeable: Yes, Yes
  • Supported mounts: Four Thirds (4/3), Four Thirds (4/3)
  • Focal length (wide): 14 mm, 14 mm
  • Focal length (telephoto): 42 mm, 42 mm
  • Widest aperture / f-stop: 3.5
  • Image stabilization: Yes

Lens

  • Interchangeable: Yes
  • Supported mounts: X-mount (Fujifilm)
  • Interchangeable: Yes
  • Supported mounts: Samsung NX
  • Focal length (wide): 18 mm
  • Focal length (telephoto): 55 mm
  • Widest aperture / f-stop: 3.5
  • Digital zoom: 2 x
  • Interchangeable: Yes, Yes, Yes
  • Supported mounts: Nikon 1, Nikon 1
  • Focal length (wide): 30 mm, 10 mm, 10 mm
  • Focal length (telephoto): 110 mm, 30 mm
  • Widest aperture / f-stop: 3.8, 2.8, 3.5
  • Image stabilization: Yes

Connectivity

  • GPS: Optional
  • Supported media: SD, SDHC, SDXC

Storage

  • Supported media: SD
  • Supported media: SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Supported media: SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Built-in speaker: Yes
  • Built-in microphone: Yes

Audio

  • Built-in microphone: Yes
  • Built-in microphone: Yes
  • Microphone input: Yes
  • Video out: Yes
  • Connection(s): USB, HDMI mini, AV Multi

Ports

  • Video out: Yes
  • Connection(s): USB, HDMI
  • Video out: Yes
  • Connection(s): Accessory shoe, USB, HDMI mini
  • Model: DMW-BLD10
  • Removable: Yes

Battery

  • Model: NP-W126
  • Removable: Yes
  • Model: BP1030
  • Removable: Yes
  • Model: EN-EL15
  • Removable: Yes
Yes (Built-in)

Flash

Yes (Optional)
Yes (Optional)

Bundled accessories

SEF 8A External flash
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