Panasonic GX8 vs Fujifilm X-T1 Comparison

Here is a quick review and comparison for the Panasonic GX8 vs Fujifilm X-T1 high-end mirrorless cameras.

To see the difference between Panasonic GX8 vs Fujifilm X-T1 mirrorless cameras we have put together Panasonic GX8 vs Fujifilm X-T1 specs comparison table below.

The Panasonic Lumix GX8 ($1,299 – Amazon | B&H | Adorama) mirrorless compact system camera features the company’s first Dual I.S (Image Stabiliser), a 20.3-megapixel Micro Four Thirds sensor, a large tiltable LVF and 4K video recording capability.

The Fujifilm X-T1 ($1,299 – Amazon | B&H | Adorama) mirrorless camera features a 16.3 megapixel APS-C X-Trans CMOS II sensor, 2.36m dot resolution OLED electronic viewfinder with the world’s highest magnification and a lag-time of just 0.005 sec, phase detection AF with a world-beating response of just 0.08sec.

Specifications Comparison of Panasonic GX8 vs Fujifilm X-T1 Cameras


Below you can see the specs comparison table of Panasonic GX8 vs Fujifilm X-T1 digital cameras. Some differences like sensor, image size, shooting speed, lcd size etc.. detailed as bold on the table.

Feature Panasonic GX8 Fujifilm X-T1
Megapixel 20-Megapixels 16-Megapixels
Sensor size / type Four Thirds (17.3 x 13 mm) APS-C (23.6 x 15.6 mm)
Low-Pass-Filter  Yes No
Image processor Venus Engine EXR Processor II
AF System Contrast Detect (sensor) Contrast Detect +Phase Detect (Hybrid)
AF points 49 49
ISO 100-25600 100-51200
Shutter Min/Max 60 sec 1/16000 sec 30 Sec 1/4000 sec
Top Continuous Shooting Speed 10fps 8fps
Video 3840 x 2160 (30p, 24p) 1920 x 1080 (60p, 30p)
Display 3″ Rear Touchscreen Swivel Touchscreen OLED (1,040,000) 3″ Vari-ngle LCD monitor (1,040,000)
Viewfinder EVF 100% EVF 100%
Hot-shoe Yes Yes
Wireless  Built-In with NFC Built-In
Battery Life (CIPA) 330 shots 350 Shots
Dimensions   133 x 78 x 63 mm 129 x 90 x 47 mm
Weight 487g 440g

Fujifilm X-T1 mirrorless camera price is $1,299 and available from the camera stores below.

Buy Fujifilm X-T1 Mirrorless Camera
Fujifilm X-T1 Mirrorless Camera $1,299.00 Amazon | B&H | Adorama

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 is available from the camera stores below in all-black or black-and-silver variants for $1199.99 body only.

Buy Panasonic GX8 Mirrorless Camera
Panasonic GX8 Mirrorless Camera $1,199.99 Amazon | B&H | Adorama