Why are they giving the G5 away..

Started Feb 22, 2013 | Discussions thread
pinnacle
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Re: Why are they giving the G5 away..
In reply to Ron Evers, Feb 22, 2013

Ron Evers wrote:

vincent filomena wrote:

$498 at Amazon with Kit,

and they throw in the Pany 40-150 for $200 off when you buy the G5 !?

Vjim

I suspect because Panasonic got trumpet by the Oly E-M5.

The E-M5 was released several months prior to the G5. The E-M5 is basically twice the price of the G5. The image quality edge goes to the E-M5 but, not by much. The G5 has the ergonomics edge.

If the G5 had been released six months earlier, I suspect G5 sales numbers would be substantially higher than they have been.

Dan

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