Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2 vs. Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF2

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Mar 7, 2010
Nov 4, 2010
 
SLR-style mirrorless
Rangefinder-style mirrorless
 
4000 x 3000
4000 x 3000
4000 x 3000,4000 x 2672, 4000 x 2248, 2992 x 2992, 2816 x 2112, 2816 x 1880, 2816 x 1584, 2112 x 2112, 2048 x 1536, 2048 x 1360, 1920 x 1080, 1504 x 1504
4000 x 3000, 4000 x 2672, 4000 x 2248, 2992 x 2992, 2816 x 2112, 2816 x 1880, 2816 x 1584, 2112 x 2112, 2048 x 1536, 2048 x 1360, 1920 x 1080, 1600 x 1200, 1600 x 1064, 1600 x 904, 1504 x 1504
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
12 megapixels
12 megapixels
13 megapixels
13 megapixels
Four Thirds (17.3 x 13 mm)
Four Thirds (17.3 x 13 mm)
CMOS
CMOS
Venus Engine HD II
Venus Engine FHD
 
Auto, Intelligent ISO, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400
Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400
5
5
Yes (2)
Yes (2)
Optical
No
RAW
RAW
Fine, Standard
Fine, Standard
 
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Yes (4x)
Yes (2x, 4x)
Yes
Yes
 
23
Micro Four Thirds
Micro Four Thirds
2×
2×
 
Fully articulated
Fixed
3
3
460,000
460,000
Yes
Yes
TFT Color LCD with wide-viewing angle
TFT Color LCD with wide-viewing angle
Yes
Yes
Electronic
None
100%
 
1.1× (0.55× 35mm equiv.)
 
1,440,000
 
 
60 sec
60 sec
1/4000 sec
1/4000 sec
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes (Pop-up)
Yes (Pop-up)
11.00 m
6.00 m
Yes (Hot-shoe)
Yes (Hot-shoe)
Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync
Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync
2.6 fps
2.6 fps
Yes (2 or 10 sec)
Yes (2 or 10 sec, 10 sec (3 images))
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
±3 (at 1/3 EV steps)
±3 (at 1/3 EV steps)
±2 (3, 5, 7 frames at 1/3 EV, 2/3 EV steps)
±1.3 (3, 5 frames at 1/3 EV, 2/3 EV steps)
Yes (3 frames in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis)
Yes (3 frames in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis)
 
1280 x 720 (30 fps), 848 x 480 (30 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps), 320 x 240 (30 fps)
1920 x 1080 (60 fps), 1280 x 720p (60, 30 fps), 848 x 480 (30 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps), 320 x 240 (30 fps)
AVCHD Lite, Motion JPEG
AVCHD, Motion JPEG
Stereo
Stereo
None
 
 
SD/SDHC/SDXC
SD/SDHC/SDXC
None
None
 
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Yes (Mini HDMI Type C)
Yes (mini HDMI TypeC)
Yes (Optional DMW-RSL1)
No
 
No
No
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
Lithium-Ion rechargeable battery & charger
Lithium-Ion rechargeable battery & charger
 
300
428 g (0.94 lb / 15.10 oz)
310 g (0.68 lb / 10.93 oz)
124 x 84 x 74 mm (4.88 x 3.31 x 2.91)
113 x 68 x 33 mm (4.45 x 2.68 x 1.3)
 
No
No
No
No
None
None