Fujifilm X-H1 vs Panasonic GH5 – Comparison

Let’s compare the Fujifilm X-H1 vs Panasonic GH5 cameras.

Both the X-H1 and the GH5 are video-centric mirrorless cameras that are based on an APS-C (X-H1) and a Four Thirds sensor. The Fujifilm has a resolution of 24 megapixel, and the Panasonic offers 20.2 MP. Neither of the two cameras has an anti-alias filter installed, so they are able to capture all the detail the sensor resolves.

Let’s have a brief look at the main features of Fujifilm X-H1 vs Panasonic GH5. So what may be the main differences when consider their specs list?

Fujifilm X-H1 vs Panasonic GH5 Specifications

Feature/Models Fuji X-H1 Panasonic GH5
Megapixel 24.2 Megapixel 20 megapixels
Sensor size APS-C (23.5 x 15.7 mm) Four Thirds (17.3 x 13 mm)
Image processor X-Processor PRO Venus Engine 10
AF system Contrast Detect+ Phase detect Contrast Detect
AF points 325 AF points 225 AF Points
ISO 200-51200 100-25600
Shutter speed 60 seconds-1/32000 secs 60sec 1/16000 sec
Image Stabilization 5-axis in-body stabilization of 5.5 stops 5-Axis Sensor Stabilization; Dual I.S.
Continuous shooting speed 14 fps 12fps
Video 4K at 24fps and 30fps 4K Video at 60 fps
Display 3-inch 1.04M-dot tilting touchscreen LCD 3.2″ 1.62m-Dot Free-Angle Touchscreen
Hot shoe Yes Yes
Wireless Built-in Built-in
Environmentally sealed Yes Yes
Battery life 320 shots 410 shots
Weight 623 g 725g
Size 139.8×97.3×85.5mm 139 x 98 x 87 mm

 

Fujifilm X-H1 vs Panasonic GH5 Video Specs Comparison

The GH5 provides a faster frame rate than the X-H1. It can shoot movie footage at 4K/60p, while the Fujifilm is limited to 4K/30p.

DCI 4K Video Recording [4K (4096 x 2160)] 24p / 23.98p 200Mbps / 100Mbps / 50Mbps up to approx. 15min. No recording limit
UHD 4K Video Recording [4K (3840 x 2160)] 29.97p / 25p / 24p / 23.98p 200Mbps / 100Mbps / 50Mbps up to approx. 15min. MOV*2/*4-59.94Hz <[4K] 3840×2160> 59.94p, 150Mbps (4:2:0 8-bit LongGOP)

4K HDR video recording,

No recording limit

Full HD [Full HD (1920 x 1080) High speed rec.] 59.94p / 50p / 29.97p / 25p / 24p / 23.98p 200Mbps up to approx. 6min.

50Mbps up to MAX approx. 20min

No recording limit

FUJIFILM X-H1 advantages over Panasonic GH5

  • Larger Sensor
  • Bigger Pixels : Better low-light and dynamic range
  • On-Sensor Phase Detect – Yes : Better video AF performance
  • Top Deck Display – Yes : Check settings with a screen on top of the camera
  • Faster burst rate  : 14fps vs 11 fps
  • Faster Shutter Speed : 1/32000 vs 1/16000 sec
  • High Extended ISO : 51,200 vs 25,600 ISO

Panasonic GH5 advantages over FUJIFILM X-H1

  • Less Expensive – Save money for lenses or accessories
  • Articulated Screen – Better for maximum shooting flexibility
  • Slower Slo-Motion – 180 fps vs 120 fps
  • Longer Battery Life – You capture more photos
  • HeadPhone Jack – Yes
  • Bigger JPEG and RAW Buffer

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