Panasonic Lumix DC-G9 vs. Panasonic Lumix DC-GX9

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Nov 8, 2017
Feb 13, 2018
 
$1699 (body only)
$999 (w/12-60mm F3.5-5.6 lens)
 
SLR-style mirrorless
Rangefinder-style mirrorless
Magnesium alloy
Magnesium alloy
 
5184 x 3888
5184 x 3888
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
20 megapixels
20 megapixels
22 megapixels
22 megapixels
Four Thirds (17.3 x 13 mm)
Four Thirds (17.3 x 13 mm)
CMOS
CMOS
 
Venus Engine
sRGB, Adobe RGB
sRGB, Adobe RGB
Primary color filter
Primary color filter
 
Auto, 200-25600 (expands to 100-25600)
Auto, 200-25600 (expands down to 100)
100
100
5
5
Yes (4 slots)
Yes (4 slots)
Sensor-shift
Sensor-shift
 
Dual IS uses sensor and lens-shift (when available)
6.5 stop(s)
4 stop(s)
RAW
RAW
Fine, standard
Fine, standard
  • JPEG (Exif v2.31)
  • Raw (Panasonic 12-bit RW2)
  • JPEG (Exif v2.31)
  • Raw (Panasonic RW2)
 
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Yes
Yes
Yes (2x-4x)
Yes (2x-4x)
Yes
Yes
225
49
Micro Four Thirds
Micro Four Thirds
2×
2×
 
Fully articulated
Tilting
3
3
1,040,000
1,240,000
Yes
Yes
TFT LCD
TFT LCD
Yes
Yes
Electronic
Electronic
100%
100%
1.66× (0.83× 35mm equiv.)
1.39× (0.7× 35mm equiv.)
3,680,000
2,760,000
 
60 sec
60 sec
1/8000 sec
1/4000 sec
1/32000 sec
1/16000 sec
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
  • iAuto
  • Program
  • Aperture priority
  • Shutter priority
  • Manual
  • Program
  • Shutter priority
  • Aperture priority
  • Manual
No
Yes
 
6.00 m (at ISO 200)
Yes (via hot shoe or flash sync port)
Yes (via hot shoe)
Auto, Auto/Red-eye Reduction, Forced On, Forced On/Red-eye Reduction, Slow Sync., Slow Sync./Red-eye Reduction, Forced Off
Auto, auto w/redeye reduction, forced on, forced on w/redeye reduction, slow sync, slow sync w/redeye reduction, forced off
1/250 sec
1/200 sec
  • Single
  • Continuous I/II
  • 6K Photo
  • Post Focus
  • Self-timer
  • TIme-lapse
  • Single
  • Burst
  • 4K Photo
  • Post Focus
  • Self-timer
20.0 fps
9.0 fps
Yes
Yes (2 or 10 secs, 3 photos over 10 secs)
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
±5 (at 1/3 EV steps)
±5 (at 1/3 EV steps)
±3 (3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV steps)
±3 (3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 2/3 EV, 1 EV steps)
Yes
Yes
 
MPEG-4, AVCHD, H.264
MPEG-4, AVCHD, H.264
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 60p / 150 Mbps, MP4, H.264, Linear PCM
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 30p / 100 Mbps, MP4, H.264, AAC
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 23.98p / 100 Mbps, MP4, H.264, AAC
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60p / 28 Mbps, MP4, H.264, AAC
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 30p / 20 Mbps, MP4, H.264, AAC
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60p / 28 Mbps, AVCHD, MTS, H.264, Dolby Digital
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60i / 24 Mbps, AVCHD, MTS, H.264, Dolby Digital
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60i / 17 Mbps, AVCHD, MTS, H.264, Dolby Digital
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 23.98p / 24 Mbps, AVCHD, MTS, H.264, Dolby Digital
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 30p / 100 Mbps, MOV, H.264, AAC
  • 3840 x 2160 @ 24p / 100 Mbps, MOV, H.264, AAC
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60p / 28 Mbps, MOV, H.264, AAC
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60p / 28 Mbps, AVCHD, MTS, H.264, Dolby Digital
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 60i / 17 Mbps, AVCHD, MTS, H.264, Dolby Digital
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 30p / 20 Mbps, MOV, H.264, AAC
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 30p / 24 Mbps, AVCHD, MTS, H.264, Dolby Digital
  • 1920 x 1080 @ 24p / 24 Mbps, AVCHD, MTS, H.264, Dolby Digital
  • 1280 x 720 @ 30p / 10 Mbps, MOV, H.264, AAC
Stereo
Stereo
Mono
Mono
 
Dual SD/SDHC/SDXC slots (UHS-II supported)
SD/SDHC/SDXC card (UHS-I supported)
 
USB 3.0 (5 GBit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes (micro-HDMI)
Yes
No
Yes
No
Built-In
Built-In
802.11ac + Bluetooth
802.11b/g/n with Bluetooth 4.2 LE
Yes (wired or via smartphone)
Yes (via smartphone)
 
Yes
No
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
DMW-BTC13 lithium-ion battery & USB charger
Lithium-ion battery & charger
400
260
658 g (1.45 lb / 23.21 oz)
407 g (0.90 lb / 14.36 oz)
137 x 97 x 92 mm (5.39 x 3.82 x 3.62)
124 x 72 x 47 mm (4.88 x 2.83 x 1.85)
 
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
None
None