Fujifilm X-H1 vs Panasonic GH5 – Comparison

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 {.amzn-taggable-text}

Feature/ModelsFuji X-H1Panasonic GH5
Megapixel24.2 Megapixel20 megapixels
Sensor sizeAPS-C (23.5 x 15.7 mm)Four Thirds (17.3 x 13 mm)
Image processorX-Processor PROVenus Engine 10
AF systemContrast Detect+ Phase detectContrast Detect
AF points325 AF points225 AF Points
ISO200-51200100-25600
Shutter speed60 seconds-1/32000 secs60sec 1/16000 sec
Image Stabilization5-axis in-body stabilization of 5.5 stops5-Axis Sensor Stabilization; Dual I.S.
Continuous shooting speed14 fps12fps
Video4K at 24fps and 30fps4K Video at 60 fps
Display3-inch 1.04M-dot tilting touchscreen LCD3.2″ 1.62m-Dot Free-Angle Touchscreen
Hot shoeYesYes
WirelessBuilt-inBuilt-in
Environmentally sealedYesYes
Battery life320 shots410 shots
Weight623 g725g
Size139.8×97.3×85.5mm139 x 98 x 87 mm

 

Fujifilm X-H1 vs Panasonic GH5 Video Specs Comparison {.amzn-taggable-text}

The GH5 provides a faster frame rate than the X-H1. It can shoot movie bartage 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

              <h3>
                FUJIFILM X-H1 advantages over Panasonic GH5
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                    <strong>Larger Sensor</strong>
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                </li>

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                    <strong>Bigger Pixels :</strong> Better low-light and dynamic range
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                </li>

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                    <strong>On-Sensor Phase Detect – Yes : </strong>Better video AF performance
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                </li>

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                    <strong>Top Deck Display – Yes : </strong>Check settings with a screen on top of the camera
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                </li>

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                    <strong>Faster burst rate  :</strong> 14fps vs 11 fps
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                </li>

                <li>
                  <strong>Faster Shutter Speed : <span class="detail">1/32000 <em>vs</em> 1/16000 sec</span></strong>
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                  <strong>High Extended ISO : 51,200 <span class="detail"><em>vs</em> 25,600 ISO</span></strong>
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              <h3>
                Panasonic GH5 advantages over FUJIFILM X-H1
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              <ul>
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                    <strong>Less Expensive</strong> – Save money for lenses or accessories
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                </li>

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                  <strong>Articulated Screen</strong> – Better for maximum shooting flexibility
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                  <strong>Slower Slo-Motion</strong> – 180 fps vs 120 fps
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                  <strong>Longer Battery Life</strong> – You capture more photos
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                  <strong>HeadPhone Jack – Yes</strong>
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                  <strong>Bigger JPEG and RAW Buffer</strong>
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              </ul>

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