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  • 10.28MP Live MOS Sensor
  • MFT Format
  • 12 FPS Continuous Shooting
  • ISO 160-51,200 (Expandable to 204,800)
  • C4K60p and Full HD 1080/240p Video
  • Tilting Touchscreen
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Overview

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The One Moving Filmmaking Forward

Unlimited recording in C4K/4K 60p/50p. Breathtaking low-light image quality driven by an advanced new image sensor. And a focal length that’s always perfect, thanks to a multiple aspect ratio recording. The highest video performance in LUMIX history gives you the power to capture the world — and change it.

The Ultimate Sensitivity

Newly Developed Sensor

The LUMIX GH5S achieves the highest-ever sensitivity and best image quality in LUMIX history. This is realized by combining the newly developed high sensitivity sensor with Dual Native ISO technology and the latest Venus Engine. Dual Native ISO is a revolutionary technology featured on Panasonic’s professional video cameras and offers the advantages of very high sensitivity while keeping noise levels low. Usually, with a conventional single native ISO, noise levels rise when sensitivity is increased. However, the newly developed image sensor implements dual circuits able to switch to high native sensitivity before gain processing. This means you can achieve beautiful footage with suppressed noise in low-lit situations.

Cinema 4K 60p/50p* with Unlimited Recording Time

The original LUMIX GH5 made it possible to record 4K 60p/50p video on a DLSM camera. Now, to greatly extend your creative possibilities, the LUMIX GH5S takes this even further and, for the first time ever**, includes Cinema 4K (C4K: 4096 x 2160) 60p/50p* video recording . Moreover, there is no limit*** to the recording time, not even when shooting FHD or 4K video. 

4:2:2 10-bit Internal Recording

The LUMIX GH5S brings game changing internal 4:2:2 10-bit C4K/4K video recording. For example, 10-bit will render all the subtleties of graduated skies and sunsets without the banding so prone to 8-bit. The power of having film creation capabilities inside the camera sets a new precedent in guerilla style filmmaking. And you can record 4:2:2 10-bit to SD card whilst simultaneously feeding the live signal thru a full-size HDMI port* connected to an external monitor or recorder. 4:2:2 10-bit recording enables faithful color and grading fidelity with over a billion colors and four times the tonality of 8-bit to match professional intent. 

* C4K/4K 4:2:2 10-bit 60p/50p video is output only.

  • Pre-installed V-LogL Video Recording Function

    A neutral or flat logarithmic ("log") gamma curve captures wide dynamic range pictures ideal for color grading. Plus, a LUT Display function assists your exposure and helps to show directorial intent (e.g., use V-logL to Rec.709 LUT for an HDTV look).
  • Hybrid Log Gamma for 4K HDR Video

    HDR (High Dynamic Range) is a mode to reproduce both the bright parts and dark parts of an image, making it look just as the human eyes see it. You can choose Hybrid Log Gamma (HLG) in Photo Style.

Multiple Aspect Ratios — LUMIX GH5S Exclusive!

The LUMIX GH5S sensor handles multiple aspect ratios; 4:3, 17:9, 16:9 and 3:2. Thanks to broad margins of effective pixels, focal length does not change in these aspect ratios. Available for still photography, 4K and C4K video, and in Anamorphic mode, this function allows you to fully leverage the angle of view of the lens for truly stunning image expression!

Also, even while using a larger sensor, high readout speeds are achieved. Rolling shutter distortion, compared to the LUMIX GH5, is suppressed by approximately 1.3x with high readout speeds when recording video or using an electronic shutter.

Max. 10x Slow Motion Video — VFR (Variable Frame Rate)

To elevate video expressivity even further, a variety of effects are available on the LUMIX GH5S. The VFR lets you record overcranked / undercranked videos in C4K/4K (60-fps maximum 2.5x slower*) or FHD (240-fps maximum 10x slower*) quality. The minimum frame rate for quick motion effects video is 2-fps. 

* In 24p playback. The degree of effect varies depending on the recording format and frequency, and angle of view narrows if you select a frame rate with a number of frames 204 or more.

4:2:2 10-bit HDMI Live Output and Simultaneous Internal Recording

The LUMIX GH5S is capable of 4:2:2 10-bit real-time image output to an external monitor or recorder via an optional HDMI cable (full size TypeA), while simultaneously providing an internal 4:2:2 10-bit recording*. It is suitable for professional video making that requires accurate monitoring of the imagery or high quality recording to external codec devices (such as ProRes).

A cable lock holder for the HDMI cable is bundled with the LUMIX GH5S to prevent unplugging problems on location. 

* C4K/4K 60p/50p is output only.

  • TC IN/OUT Terminal

    The time code can be synchronized with an external device by using the bundled BNC conversion cable. This enables easier non-linear timeline editing of footage shot with multiple cameras.
  • LINE Input Supported

    LINE input is supported by a 3.5mm mic jack. This makes it possible to input sounds from an external audio device, for more efficient video production.

What's Included

Lumix DC-GH5S Mirrorless MFT Digital Camera
DMW-BLF19 Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery Pack (7.2V, 1860mAh)
DMW-BTC10 Battery Charger
Body Cap
Hot Shoe Cover
Eye Cup
Flash Sync Socket Cap
Battery Grip Connector Cover
USB Cable
Shoulder Strap
Cable Holder
BNC Converter Cable
Limited 1-Year Warranty

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Product Specifications

Lumix DC-GH5S

TYPE

 
Type Digital Single Lens Mirrorless camera 
Recording media SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card/(Compatible with UHS-I/UHS-II UHS Speed Class 3 standard SDHC/SDXC Memory Cards and UHS-II Video Speed Class 60 standard SDXC Memory Cards) 
Image sensor size 17.3 x 13 mm (in 4:3 aspect ratio) 
Lens mount Micro Four Thirds mount 

IMAGE SENSOR

 
Type Live MOS Sensor 
Total pixels 11.93 Megapixels 
Camera effective pixels 10.28 Megapixels 
Color filter Primary color filter 
Dust reduction system Supersonic wave filter 

RECORDING SYSTEM

 
Recording file format Still image JPEG (DCF, Exif 2.31), RAW (14-bit / 12-bit)
4K PHOTO MP4 (H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, Audio format: AAC (2ch))
Motion picture MOV: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC (Audio format: LPCM (2ch 48kHz/16-bit, 48kHz/24-bit*, 96kHz/24-bit*)) *When attaching DMW-XLR1 (sold separately)./MP4: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, H.265/HEVC (Audio format: LPCM (2ch 48kHz/16-bit), AAC (2ch))/AVCHD Progressive, AVCHD (Audio format: Dolby Audio 2ch)
System frequency 59.94Hz, 50.00Hz, 24.00Hz 
Aspect ratio 4:3, 3:2, 16:9, 1:1 
Image quality RAW, RAW+Fine, RAW+Standard, Fine, Standard *RAW bit size is selectable from 14-bit or 12-bit. 
Colour Space sRGB, AdobeRGB 
File size(Pixels) -Still Image

4:3
3680x2760(L) / 2592x1944(M) / 1824x1368(S) / 3328x2496(4K PHOTO)

3:2
3840x2560(L) / 2736x1824(M) / 1920x1280(S) / 3504x2336(4K PHOTO)

16:9
4016x2256(L) / 2816x1584(M) / 1920x1080(S) / 3840x2160(4K PHOTO)

1:1
2752x2752(L) / 1936x1936(M) / 1360x1360(S) / 2880x2880(4K PHOTO)

Continuous recordable time (Motion picture)** AVCHD [FHD/60p]: Approx. 130 min (rear monitor), 130 min (LVF) with H-FS12060/AVCHD [FHD/60i]: Approx. 130 min (rear monitor), 130 min (LVF) with H-FS12060/MP4 [4K/60p]: Approx. 120 min (rear monitor), 120 min (LVF) with H-FS12060/MP4 [4K/30p]: Approx. 120 min (rear monitor), 110 min (LVF) with H-FS12060 
Actual recordable time (Motion picture)** AVCHD [FHD/60p]: Approx. 65 min (rear monitor), 65 min (LVF) with H-FS12060/AVCHD [FHD/60i]: Approx. 65 min (rear monitor), 65 min (LVF) with H-FS12060/MP4 [4K/60p]: Approx. 60 min (rear monitor), 60 min (LVF) with H-FS12060/MP4 [4K/30p]: Approx. 60 min (rear monitor), 55 min (LVF) with H-FS12060 

WIRELESS

 
WiFi Wi-Fi2.4GHz (STA/AP) (IEEE802.11b/g/n)/Wi-Fi5GHz (STA) (IEEE 802.11a/n/ac)*5GHz Wi-Fi is not available in some countries./1-13, 36, 40, 44, 48, 52, 56, 60, 64, 100, 104, 108, 112, 116, 120, 124, 128, 132, 136, 140 ch 
Bluetooth Bluetooth® v4.2 (Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE)) 
QR code connection / Password-less connection Yes / Yes (ON / OFF selectable) 

VIEWFINDER

 
Type OLED Live View Finder (3,680k dots) 
Field of view Approx. 100% 
Magnification Approx. 1.52x / 0.76x (35mm camera equivalent) with 50 mm lens at infinity; -1.0 m-1 
Eye point Approx. 21 mm from eyepiece lens 
Diopter adjustment -4.0 - +3.0 (dpt) 
Eye sensor Yes 
Display speed 120fps / 60fps 

FOCUS

 
Type Contrast AF system 
DFD technology Yes 
Post Focus Yes 
Focus Stacking Yes 
Focus mode AFS (Single) / AFF (Flexible) / AFC (Continuous) / MF 
AF mode Face/Eye Detection / Tracking / 225-Area / Custom Multi / 1-Area / Pinpoint/(Full area touch is available) (Scalable AF frame size and flexible AF position)
AF detective range EV -5 - 18 (ISO100 equivalent)
AF assist lamp Yes
AF lock Yes (AF/AE LOCK button)
AF custom setting AF Sensitivity, AF Area Switching Sensitivity, Moving Object Prediction
Others One Shot AF, Shutter AF, Half Press Release, Quick AF, Continuous AF (during motion picture recording), Eye Sensor AF, AF+MF, MF Assist, Touch MF Assist, Focus Peaking, Touch AF/AE Function, Touch Pad AF, Touch Shutter

EXPOSURE CONTROL

 
Light metering system 1,728-zone multi-pattern sensing system 
Light metering mode Multiple / Center Weighted / Spot 
Metering range EV0-18 (F2.0 lens, ISO100 equivalent) 
Exposure mode Program AE, Aperture Priority AE, Shutter Priority AE, Manual 
ISO sensitivity
(Standard Output Sensitivity)
Still image: Auto / Intelligent ISO / 80* / 100* / 160 / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600 / 3200 / 6400 / 12800 / 25600 / 51200 / 102400* / 204800* (Changeable to 1/3 EV step) *Extended ISO/Creative Video Mode: Auto / 80* / 100* / 160 / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600 / 3200 / 6400 / 12800 / 25600 / 51200 / 102400* / 204800* (Changeable to 1/3 EV step) *Extended ISO 
Dual Native ISO

[Normal]
Native ISO: 400, 2500/Auto: Auto / 80* / 100* / 160-51200 / 102400* / 204800* (VFR: Auto / 80* / 100* / 160-51200 / 102400* / 204800*) *Extended ISO/Low: Auto / 80* / 100* / 160-800 (VFR: Auto / 80* / 100* / 160-1250) *Extended ISO/High: Auto / 800-51200 / 102400* / 204800* (VFR: Auto / 1250-51200 / 102400* / 204800*) *Extended ISO

[V-LogL]
Native ISO: 800, 5000/Auto: Auto / 320-25600 (VFR: Auto / 320-25600)/Low: Auto / 320-1600 (VFR: Auto / 320-2500)/High: Auto / 1600-25600 (VFR: Auto / 2500-25600)

[HLG]
Native ISO: 800, 5000/Auto: Auto / 320-51200 / 102400* / 204800* *Extended ISO/Low: Auto / 320-1600/High: Auto / 1600-51200 / 102400* / 204800* *Extended ISO

Exposure compensation 1/3 EV step ±5EV (±3EV for motion picture) 
AE lock Yes (AF/AE LOCK button) 

WHITE BALANCE

 
White balance AWB / AWBc / Daylight / Cloudy / Shade / incandescent / Flash / White Set 1, 2, 3, 4 / Color temperature setting 1, 2, 3, 4 
White balance adjustment Blue/Amber bias, Magenta/Green bias 
Color temperature setting 2500-10000K in 100K 

SHUTTER

 
Type Focal-plane shutter 
Shutter speed Still image: Bulb (Max. 30 minutes), 1/8,000 - 60/Electronic shutter: 1/16,000 - 1/Motion picture: 59.94Hz: 1/16,000 - 1/30, 50.00Hz: 1/16,000 - 1/25, 23.98Hz: 1/16,000 - 1/24 (When using Synchro Scan) 
Shutter life Approx. 200,000 images 
Self timer 10sec, 3 images / 2sec / 10sec 
Remote control Remote control with Bulb function by DMW-RSL1 (sold separately) 

BRACKET

 
AE bracket 3, 5, 7 images in 1/3, 2/3 or 1 EV step, max. ±3 EV, single/burst 
Aperture Bracket 3, 5 or all positions in 1 EV step 
Focus Bracket 1 to 999 images, focus steps can be set in 10 levels 
White balance bracket 3 exposures in blue/amber axis or in magenta/green axis, color temperature setting 

BURST SHOOTING

 
Burst speed [14-bit]/AFS/MF: H: 11 frames/sec, M: 6 frames/sec (with Live View), L: 2 frames/sec (with Live View) *When H-ES12060 is used./AFF/AFC: H: 7 frames/sec (with Live View), M: 5 frames/sec (with Live View), L: 2 frames/sec (with Live View) *When H-ES12060 is used./[12-bit]/AFS/MF: H: 12 frames/sec, M: 7 frames/sec (with Live View), L: 2 frames/sec (with Live View) *When H-ES12060 is used./AFF/AFC: H: 8 frames/sec (with Live View), M: 6 frames/sec (with Live View), L: 2 frames/sec (with Live View) *When H-ES12060 is used. 
Number of recordable images More than approx. 80 images (when there are RAW files with the particular speed.)/More than approx. 600 images (when there are no RAW files and using a card with SD Speed Class with "UHS-II UHS Speed Class 3 (U3)".)/(depending on memory card size, battery power, picture size, and compression) 

4K PHOTO

 
Burst speed 60 frames/sec, 30 frames/sec 
Exif information Yes (Each JPEG image cropped out of the 4K burst file complies with EXIF.) 
Marking function Yes (in 4K Burst (S/S) mode) 
Loop rec function Yes (in 4K Burst (S/S) mode) 

FLASH

 
Flash type TTL External Flash (sold separately) 
Flash Mode Auto*, Auto/Red-eye Reduction*, Forced On, Forced On/Red-eye Reduction, Slow Sync., Slow Sync./Red-eye Reduction, Forced Off *For iA, iA+ only. 
Synchronization speed Less than 1/250 second 
Flash output adjustment 1/3EV step ±3EV 
Flash synchronization 1st Curtain Sync, 2nd Curtain Sync. 
Synchronization for flash dimming and exposure compensation Yes 
Wireless control Yes (When using DMW-FL200L / FL360L / FL580L (sold separately)), Wireless Channel: 1ch/2ch/3ch/4ch 
Flash sync socket Yes 

REAR MONITOR

 
Type TFT LCD monitor with static touch control 
Monitor size Free-angle 3.2-inch (8.0cm) / 3:2 aspect 
Pixels Approx. 1,620k dots 
Filed of view Approx. 100% 
Monitor adjustment Brightness, Contrast, Saturation, Red-Green, Blue-Yellow 
Anamorphic 4K mode (4:3)

MP4** 59.94Hz
<3328x2496>59.94p, 150Mbps (4:2:0 8-bit LongGOP) (LPCM)/<3328x2496>29.97p, 400Mbps (4:2:2 10-bit ALL-Intra) (LPCM)/<3328x2496>29.97p, 150Mbps (4:2:2 10-bit LongGOP) (LPCM) / 100Mbps (4:2:0 8-bit LongGOP) (LPCM)/<3328x2496>23.98p, 400Mbps (4:2:2 10-bit ALL-Intra) (LPCM)/<3328x2496>23.98p, 150Mbps (4:2:2 10-bit LongGOP) (LPCM) / 100Mbps (4:2:0 8-bit LongGOP) (LPCM)

MP4** 50.00Hz
<3328x2496>50.00p, 150Mbps (4:2:0 8-bit LongGOP) (LPCM)/<3328x2496>25.00p, 400Mbps (4:2:2 10-bit ALL-Intra) (LPCM)/<3328x2496>25.00p, 150Mbps (4:2:2 10-bit LongGOP) (LPCM) / 100Mbps (4:2:0 8-bit LongGOP) (LPCM)

MP4** 24.00Hz
<3328x2496>24.00p, 400Mbps (4:2:2 10-bit ALL-Intra) (LPCM)/<3328x2496>24.00p, 150Mbps (4:2:2 10-bit LongGOP) (LPCM) / 100Mbps (4:2:0 8-bit LongGOP) (LPCM)

MOV** / *****-59.94Hz
<3328x2496>59.94p, 150Mbps (4:2:0 8-bit LongGOP) (LPCM, High-Res Audio)/<3328x2496>29.97p, 400Mbps (4:2:2 10-bit ALL-Intra) (LPCM, High-Res Audio)/<3328x2496>29.97p, 150Mbps (4:2:2 10-bit LongGOP) (LPCM, High-Res Audio) / 100Mbps (4:2:0 8-bit LongGOP) (LPCM, High-Res Audio)/<3328x2496>23.98p, 400Mbps (4:2:2 10-bit ALL-Intra) (LPCM, High-Res Audio)/<3328x2496>23.98p, 150Mbps (4:2:2 10-bit LongGOP) (LPCM, High-Res Audio) / 100Mbps (4:2:0 8-bit LongGOP) (LPCM, High-Res Audio)

MOV** / *****-50.00Hz
<3328x2496>50.00p, 150Mbps (4:2:0 8-bit LongGOP) (LPCM, High-Res Audio)/<3328x2496>25.00p, 400Mbps (4:2:2 10-bit ALL-Intra) (LPCM, High-Res Audio)/<3328x2496>25.00p, 150Mbps (4:2:2 10-bit LongGOP) (LPCM, High-Res Audio) / 100Mbps (4:2:0 8-bit LongGOP) (LPCM, High-Res Audio)

MOV** / *****-24.00Hz
<3328x2496>24.00p, 400Mbps (4:2:2 10-bit ALL-Intra) (LPCM, High-Res Audio)/<3328x2496>24.00p, 150Mbps (4:2:2 10-bit LongGOP) (LPCM, High-Res Audio) / 100Mbps (4:2:0 8-bit LongGOP) (LPCM, High-Res Audio)

LIVE VIEW

 
Digital zoom 2x, 4x 
Extra Tele Conversion Still image: Max. 2x/Motion picture: 2.1x (FHD) 
Other functions Level Gauge, Real-time Histogram, Guide Lines (3 patterns), Video Guide Line, Center Marker, Highlight display (Still image / motion picture), Zebra pattern (Still image / motion picture) 

DIRECTION DETECTION FUNCTION

 
Direction Detection Function Yes 

FUNCTION BUTTON

 
REC Wi-Fi / Q.MENU / Video Record / LVF/Monitor Switch / LVF/Monitor Disp. Style / AF/AE LOCK / AF-ON / Preview / One Push AE / Touch AE / Level Gauge / Focus Area Set / Zoom Control / 1 Shot RAW+JPG / 1 Shot Spot Metering / 1 Shot 4K PHOTO / Operation Lock / Dial Operation Switch / Destination Slot / Photo Style / Filter Select / Aspect Ratio / Picture Size / Quality / RAW Bit Size / AFS/AFF / Metering Mode / Burst Rate / 4K PHOTO / Self Timer / Bracket / Highlight Shadow / i. Dynamic / i. Resolution / Min. Shtr Speed / HDR / Shutter Type / Flash Mode / Flash Adjust. / Wireless Flash Setup / Ex. Tele Conv. / Digital Zoom / Stabilizer / 4K Live Cropping / Motion Pic. Rec Format / Motion Pic. Rec Quality / Variable Frame Rate / Picture Mode in Rec. / Synchro Scan / Time Code Display / Sound Rec Level Adj. / Mic. Directivity Adjust / HLG View Assist (HDMI) / Color Bars / WFM/Vector Scope / Anamorphic Desqueeze Display / HLG View Assist / LUT Monitor Display / LUT HDMI Display / Focus Transition / Silent Mode / Peaking / Histogram / Guide Line / Video Guide Line / Zebra Pattern / Monochrome Live View / Constant Preview / Live View Boost / Rec Area / Video-Priority Display / Step Zoom / Zoom Speed / Night Mode / Exposure Comp. / Sensitivity / White Balance / ON/OFF of each item in White Balance / ON/OFF of each item in Photo Style / AF Mode/MF / Rec/Playback Switch / Off / Restore to Default 
PLAY Wi-Fi / LVF/Monitor Switch / Rec/Playback Switch / Slot Change / 4K PHOTO Play / Delete Single / Protect / Rating 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 / RAW Processing / 4K PHOTO Bulk Saving / Copy / Anamorphic Desqueeze Display / HLG View Assist / HLG View Assist (HDMI) / LUT Monitor Display / LUT HDMI Display / Night Mode / Off / Restore to Default 

PHOTO STYLE

 
Photo Style Standard / Vivid / Natural / Monochrome / L. Monochrome / Scenery / Portrait / Custom 1, 2, 3, 4 / Cinelike D / Cinelike V / Like709 / Hybrid Log Gamma* / V-LogL/*When Creative Video Mode is selected. 

CREATIVE CONTROL

 
Creative Control

Expressive / Retro / Old Days / High Key / Low Key / Sepia / Monochrome / Dynamic Monochrome / Rough Monochrome* / Silky Monochrome* / Impressive Art / High Dynamic / Cross Process / Toy Effect / Toy Pop / Bleach Bypass / Miniature Effect** / Soft Focus* / Fantasy / Star Filter* / One Point Color / Sunshine*/*For photos only. **Not available in 4:2:2 10-bit video or C4K/4K video recording. 

VARIABLE FRAME RATE

 
Variable Frame Rate

59.94Hz
MOV/MP4(LPCM)/FHD/59.94p/2, 30, 56, 58, 60, 62, 64, 90, 120, 150, 180, 210, 240 fps/MOV/MP4(LPCM)/4K/29.97p, MOV/MP4(LPCM)/C4K/29.97p, AVCHD/FHD/29.97p/2, 15, 26, 28, 30, 32, 34, 45, 60 fps/MOV/MP4(LPCM)/FHD/29.97p/2, 15, 26, 28, 30, 32, 34, 45, 60, 75, 90, 105, 120, 135, 150, 165, 180, 195, 210, 225, 240 fps/MOV/MP4(LPCM)/4K/23.98p, MOV/MP4(LPCM)/C4K/23.98p, AVCHD/FHD/23.98p/2, 12, 20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 36, 48, 60 fps/MOV/MP4(LPCM)/FHD/23.98p/2, 12, 20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 36, 48, 60, 72, 84, 96, 108, 120, 132, 144, 156, 168, 180, 192, 204, 216, 228, 240 fps

50.00Hz
MOV/MP4(LPCM)/FHD/50.00p/2, 25, 46, 48, 50, 52, 54, 75, 100, 125, 150, 200, 240 fps/MOV/MP4(LPCM)/4K/25.00p, MOV/MP4(LPCM)/C4K/25.00p, AVCHD/FHD/25.00p/2, 12, 21, 23, 25, 27, 30, 37, 60 fps/MOV/MP4(LPCM)/FHD/25.00p/2, 12, 21, 23, 25, 27, 30, 37, 50, 62, 75, 87, 100, 112, 125, 137, 150, 175, 200, 225, 240 fps

24.00Hz
MOV/MP4(LPCM)/C4K/24.00p, MOV/MP4(LPCM)/4K/24.00p/2, 12, 20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 36, 48, 60 fps/MOV/MP4(LPCM)/FHD/24.00p/2, 12, 20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 36, 48, 60, 72, 84, 96, 108, 120, 132, 144, 156, 168, 180, 192, 204, 216, 228, 240 fps

MOTION PICTURE FUNCTION

 
Master pedestal level 31 steps 
Luminance level 8-bit: 0-255 / 16-235 / 16-255/10-bit: 0?1023 / 64?940 / 64?1023 
Wave form monitor / Vectorscope Selectable 
LUT display LUT Monitor Display / LUT HDMI Display 
Synchro scan Yes 
Time code Count Up: Rec Run/Free Run selectable, Time Code Mode: Drop frame/Non-drop frame selectable (When system frequency [59.94Hz] is selected.) 
SS/Gain operation Shutter Duration/ISO / Angle/ISO / Shutter Duration/dB 
Colour bars / 1kHz test tone Yes (SMPTE / EBU / ARIB) / Yes 
Knee control Yes (in Like709 mode) 

PLAYBACK

 
Playback mode 30-thumbnail display, 12-thumbnail display, Calendar display, Zoomed playback (Max. 16x), Slideshow (All / Picture Only / Video Only, duration & effect is selectable), Playback Mode (Normal / Picture Only / Video Only), Protect, Rating, Title Edit, Face Recognition Edit, RAW Processing, 4K PHOTO Bulk Saving, 4K PHOTO Noise Reduction, Light Composition, Clear Retouch, Text Stamp, Copy, Resize, Cropping, Rotate, Video Divide, Time Lapse Video, Stop Motion Video, Rotation Display, Anamorphic Desqueeze Display, HLG View Assist, LUT Monitor Display, Picture Sort, Delete Confirmation, Creating Still Pictures from a Motion Picture 

IMAGE PROTECTION / DELETE

 
Protection Single / Multi or Cancel 
Delete Single / Multi / All / Except Rating 

PRINT

 
Print PictBridge compatible 

INTERFACE

 
USB USB Type-C, SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Gen1 
HDMI

Monitor-through
4:2:2 10-bit (When [Rec Quality] is set to [4:2:2 10bit] or when [Rec Quality] is set to [C4K/60p]/[C4K/50p]/[4K/60p]/[4K/50p] and [4K/60p Bit Mode]/[4K/50p Bit Mode] is set to [4:2:2 10bit]. When [C4K/60p]/[C4K/50p]/[4K/60p]/[4K/50p] mode is selected in [Rec Quality], it is not possible to record motion picture or still picture on the SD memory card in the camera unit.)/4:2:2 8bit (When [Rec Quality] is set to [4:2:0 8bit], except for [C4K/60p]/[C4K/50p]/[4K 60p]/[4K/50p])/4:2:0 8bit (When [Rec Quality] is set to [C4K/60p]/[C4K/50p]/[4K/60p]/[4K/50p] and [4K/60p Bit Mode]/[4K/50p Bit Mode] is set to [4:2:0 8bit].)/Auto / 4K/30p/25p / 1080p / 1080i / OFF/Information display ON/OFF (selectable)/HLG View Assist (HDMI) AUTO / MODE1 / MODE2 / OFF (selectable)/Automatic down-conversion

Playback
HDMI TypeA / VIERA Link, Audio: Stereo/59.94Hz: Auto / C4K/60p / C4K/30p / 4K/60p / 4K/30p / 1080p / 1080i / 720p / 480p/50.00Hz: Auto / C4K/50p / C4K/25p / 4K/50p / 4K/25p / 1080p / 1080i / 720p / 576p/24.00Hz: Auto / C4K/24p / 4K/24p / 1080p

Audio video output No 
Remote input φ2.5mm for remote 
External microphone / external audio device input φ3.5mm for external microphone / external audio device/MIC (Plug-in Power) / MIC / LINE is selectable./Stereo/Lens Auto/Shotgun/Super Shotgun/Manual is selectable when attaching DMW-MS2 (sold separately). 
Headphone output φ3.5mm for headphone 
Microphone Stereo, Wind Noise Canceller: OFF / Low* / Standard / High *When attaching DMW-MS2 (sold separately). 
High-res audio recording Yes with DMW-XLR1 (sold separately) 
Speaker Monaural 
SD card slot Slot 1, Slot 2 
TC IN/OUT Yes with BNC Converter Cable (bundled) 

LANGUAGE

 
OSD language Japanese, English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Romanian, Netherlandic, Turkish, Portuguese, Finnish, Danish, Swedish, Greek 

POWER

 

Battery Li-ion Battery Pack (7.2V, 1860mAh, 14Wh) (bundled) 
Battery life (CIPA standard) Approx. 440 images (rear monitor), 410 images (LVF), 1,300 images (Power Save LVF mode*) with H-FS12060/*Under the test conditions specified by Panasonic based on CIPA standard. When the time to get in the sleep mode is set to 1 sec 
Battery grip DMW-BGGH5 (sold separately) 

PHYSICAL SPECS

 
Dimensions (W x H x D) 138.5 x 98.1 x 87.4 mm / 5.45 x 3.86 x 3.44 inch (excluding protrusions) 
Weight Approx. 660g / 1.46 lb (SD card x 1, Battery, Body)/Approx. 580g / 1.28 lb (Body only) 
Operating temperature -10°C to 40°C (14°F to 104°F) 
Operating humidity 10%RH to 80%RH 

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Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S Mirrorless Body

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