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Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7

alaTest has collected and analyzed 753 reviews of Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. Reviewers really like the durability and image quality. The portability and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas the energy efficiency and control panel get less positive opinions.

performance, usability, portability, image quality, durability

battery, control panel, energy

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 93/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 87 user reviews of Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the lens and performance. The portability and image quality are also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the image stabilizer.

usability, image quality, portability, performance, lens

stabilizer

98% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Jul, 2019

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 219 user reviews of Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.com. Comments about the size and image quality are generally positive. The usability and portability are also appreciated. Many are less positive about the connectivity and control panel.

performance, portability, usability, image quality, size

control panel, connectivity

94% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Jul, 2019

Expert review by : Phil Hall (trustedreviews.com)

Panasonic Lumix GX7

 

Could this be the best camera Panasonic has ever made?

Very crisp vari-angle touchscreen ; Innovative and high-quality tilting EVF ; Very fast auto-focus system

3:2 aspect screen not ideal for photos or video ; Noise control not quite as good as very best

Other impressive speed figures include a maximum continuous shooting speed of 5fps using single AF with the mechanical shutter, or up to 12 frames at 60fps is you decide to use the electronic shutter.

Aug, 2013

Expert review by (t3.com)

Panasonic GX7 review

 

The Panasonic GX7 is the brand's new compact-styled G-series flagship

Adjustable viewfinder ; Touchscreen and buttons ; Great build quality

Buttons a re bit too small ; Smaller sensor than rivals ; Expensive compared with rivals

Expert review by (stuff.tv)

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 review

 

Sleeker, smaller and just as smart as a big boy DSLR, the Panasonic GX7 might just be the best high-end all-rounder we've seen.

Great picture quality ; Smooth video ; Tiltable electronic viewfinder ; Tiltable LCD ; Versatile ; Built-in flash

Not the smallest system camera ; EVF sensor is easily fooled ; Poor Wi-Fi implementation

This fantastic high-end micro-DSLR isn't much of a looker but it's a tireless worker

Nov, 2013

Expert review by : Mike Lowe (pocket-lint.com)

Panasonic Lumix GX7 review

 

The Panasonic Lumix GX7 immediately took up the "most wanted" position in our desirable compact system cameras list when it was announced earlier this year. How's that for hype? But it's hype with reason: the GX7 comes complete with a brand new Micro...

Built-in electronic viewfinder, decent build quality, super-fast autofocus speed, decent image qualty, fully user-customisable, responsive touchscreen controls, manual focus override with focus peaking works well, 1/8000th sec shutter speed, price fair...

Colour noise in high-ISO shots, some viewfinder activation lag, continuous autofocus still not quite there, accidental focus point adjustment via touchscreen, so-so battery life, pinpoint AF requires double tap, overexposure can be an issue

The Lumix GX7 is the package deal. It's bursting with features, it's a pleasure to use and it produces some excellent shots. Pro-spec features such as a 1/8000th sec maximum shutter speed and that tilt-angle viewfinder further bolster the package deal...

Aug, 2013

Expert review by : Mike Lowe (pocket-lint.com)

Hands-on: Panasonic Lumix GX7 review - Pocket-lint

 

From one to seven: the Panasonic Lumix GX7 looks to turn up the dial on the premium yet small compact system camera (CSC) market thanks to a bulging feature

Aug, 2013

Techradar Recommended 2013

Expert review by : Angela Nicholson (techradar.com)

Panasonic GX7 review

 

The best image quality from a G-series camera

Touchscreen ; Tilting screen ; EVF

Screen isn't articulated ; Slow Tracking AF system ; Slow viewfinder refresh rate

Aug, 2013

Expert review by : Amy Davies (techradar.com)

Panasonic Lumix GF5 review

 

A fast, light and perfectly formed CSC

Small size ; Low noise images ; Metal buttons

No manual control in Creative Control mode ; Slightly unresponsive touchscreen ; Auto white balance inaccuracies

Panasonic has seen great success with the Lumix GF3, with its small size and beginner-friendly user interface appealing to a wide variety of users. So how does its successor, the Panasonic Lumix GF5, shape up?

May, 2012

Expert review by : Ben Pitt (expertreviews.co.uk)

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 review

 

Stylish, highly accomplished and brimming with features, the DMC-GX7 is a stunning CSC

There's no doubt that the GX7 is a superb camera. At £899 at launch, anything less would have been a disaster. The crux is whether it's the best compact system camera at this price. It's more appealing than the Olympus E-P5 (review coming soon), which...

Nov, 2014

Expert review by : Campbell Simpson (techadvisor.co.uk)

Panasonic LUMIX GX7 review

 

The GX7's body conforms to Panasonic's trend of simple, flat, rectangular designs, measuring 123mm x 71mm x 55mm at its bulkiest dimensions. It's a very solid camera, with no flexing or creaking when its body is stressed. Viewed from the front, there's...

Panasonic’s LUMIX GX7 is the most feature-packed compact camera we’ve seen. All of these features are useful to varying degrees, but the overall package is a versatile one. The GX7 is a great compromise between the small size of a compact camera and...

Aug, 2013

Expert review by : Amateur Photographer (amateurphotographer.co.uk)

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 review

 

There's no question that the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7 is a real leap forward in comparison to its predecessor, the GX1. Every area of the camera has been improved, resulting in one of the best compact system cameras available for serious photographers...

Apr, 2014

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