Panasonic G9

bythom panasonic g9

The eighth generation (!) of the basic DSLR-like m4/3 camera from Panasonic. The G9 is weather sealed.

  • Sensor: 20.3mp Panasonic CMOS sensor, no AA filter, 17.3 x 13mm (2x crop), five-axis on-sensor IS (up to 6 stops CIPA with lens OIS)
  • Mount:Micro 4/3 (m4/3)
  • Images:5184 x 3888 pixelJPEG or 12-bit raw maximum, 9 fps with mechanical shutter and focus (12 fps with initial focus only), 20 fps max with focus (electronic shutter; 60 fps with AF-S focus); 80mp (10368 x 7776) composite shot using sensor-shift on static subjects
  • Aspect ratios: 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
  • Video: 2160P/60/48/30/24 at 100Mbps, 1080P/180/60/30/24, AVCHD or MP4 depending upon setting, full manual control; HDMI port supports 8-bit 4:2:2 uncompressed up to 2160P/30
  • Shutter:mechanical 60 sec to 1/8,000 sec (1 sec to 1/32,000 sec electronic), bulb, shutter rated to 250k actuations
  • Exposure:multi, center-weighted, spot metering, -5 to +5EV exposure compensation, 5 white balance settings (plus Auto and Custom), ISO 200-25600 (plus 100 extended), AUTO ISO
  • Focus: 225point contrast detect with DFD, single point, multi-area, face detect, tracking, manual focus override with focus peaking
  • Display:3" 1.04m dot swivel touch-sensitive LCD, built-in OLED EVF (3.68m dot, 0.83x magnification, 21mm eye point -4/+3 diopter adjustment, 120Hz refresh)
  • Flash:pop-up flash included (20’/6.2m ISO 100 GN), hot shoe, 1/250 flash sync, red-eye reduction, slow sync
  • Remote:optional DMW-RSL1
  • Other Notable Features:Wi-Fi 802.11/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, 22 filter effects, focus stacking, mic input, time lapse, interval shooting, optional DMW-BGG9 battery/vertical grip, headphone jack, stereo microphone jack
  • Cards: dualSD, SDHC, SDXC (UHS-II support)
  • Battery:DMW-BLF19(360 shots CIPA)
  • Size: 5.4 x 3.8 x 3.6” (137 x 97.3 x 91.6mm) wide, tall, deep
  • Weight: 20.4 ounces (579g) body only
  • Colors:Black
  • Price:US$1700, body only
  • Current Firmware: version 1.0
  • Announced:November 8, 2017

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