Around $1000 budget... Pana GX7 or OMD EM-10... Locked

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Lab D
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Re: The good news...
In reply to Mike Ronesia, 6 months ago

Mike Ronesia wrote:

captura wrote:

Or you could wait until April. "IMHO the GX7 has been intentionally over-rated by the community. It's mostly spin. It's sensor is not up to par."

Please enlighten me, not up to par in what regards? I don't have one, but I have the GM1 and I'd take that sensor over the one in my GH3 any day of the week. I don't read a lot of the technical reports on sensors, but I know I like it better at both base and high ISO's. Maybe I'm missing something that is happening that my eye's can't see, but if that's the case, does it matter?

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Mark James
A.K.A. Mike Ronesia

Of course he is making that up.  I looked at DxO and for DR the NEX 6 and GX7 are virtually equal at almost all ISOs.  Now add the lenses that range up to 1 stop wider and IBIS and you end up with something that will usually be noticably better (like 2-3 stops difference!)...the GX7....and then it also has better specs for everything too.

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