Fuji X-A5 is one of the best cameras in the entry-level segment. We chose Panasonic G7 as its one of the nearest competitors and look at the comparison you can see that X-A5 outperform G7 in almost every aspect.
First X-A5 has APS-C image sensor, whereas Panasonic G7 has MFT sensor. X-A5 features Hybrid AF system etc.
|Megapixel||24 MP||16 Megapixels|
|Sensor size||APS-C (23.5 x 15.7 mm)||Four Thirds (17.3 x 13 mm)|
|Low pass filter||No||No|
|Image processor||NA||Venus Engine|
|AF system||Contrast Detect + Phase detect (hybrid)||Contrast Detect|
|Shutter Min/ mix||30-1/32000 s||30 sec 1/16000 sec|
|Continuous shooting speed||6 fps||7 fps|
|Video||4K @15 fps||3840 x 2160 (30, 25, 24, 20fps)|
|Display||3.0″ 1.04m-Dot Tilting Touchscreen LCD||3″ Rear Touchscreen Swivel LCD (1,040,000)|
|Battery life||410 Shots||350 shots|
|Dimensions||117 x 67 x 40 mm||125 x 86 x 77 mm|
|Weight||361 g||410 g|
Have a look at the detail specification comparison of Fuji X-A5 and Panasonic G7
No doubt, for special kind of images with distinctive sharpness and clarity your must have camera will be the Fuji X-A5, since the camera offers bulky APS-C (23.5 x 15.7 mm) sensor and 24 megapixel of resolution on the other hand Panasonic G7 offers 16 megapixels of resolution with Four Thirds (17.3 x 13 mm) sensor, Can’t produce standard images compared to X-A5.
Panasonic G7 seems to have fallen behind since it carries contrast detect sensor only over the Hybrid AF system of X-A5. Coming with Phase detection AF, enabling the X-A5 to achieve quick and easy auto focus, confirming you get images and high resolution videos with stunning details. Moreover, Fuji X-A5 offers you innovative 91 AF points. for Wide Tracking of the subjects. On the other side Panasonic G7 offers you 49 AF points only.
Fuji X-A5 lets you capture great images in lowlight since it offers maximum ISO of 51200. On the other side, Panasonic G7 offers 25600, which is one stop lesser than X-A5.
The one whose basic desire is to select the camera for sports or wildlife shooting then don’t look further, X-A5 offers you a a faster 30 sec 1/32000 sec of shutter speed that capture every sports’ action or any wild animal running wildly. On the other hand, Panasonic G7 also offers faster shutter but 30 sec 1/16000 sec.
Continuous shooting drive
Sports photographers must be happy seeing G7’s burst speed that is 7fps. Yes! With the help of 7 fps, sports photographers can take advantage of every single frame to seize the subject and capture stunning sports photos. On the other side, Fuji X-A5 offers 6fps only.
You can see the 4K tag in both cameras, but G7 looks to be much superior than X-A5 because the camera lets you record 4K @24fps, which we can say a standard frame rate. Plus, with G7 you can record upto 30 minutes of 4K. Fuji X-A5, whereas records 4K @15fps as well as it offers very limited 4K time that is upto 5 minutes only.
You can take around 410 shots at a time with Fuji X-A5, whereas you can take only 350 shots with Panasonic G7.
To capture wonderful stills we would recommend Fuji X-A5 and for video purpose Panasonic G7 is great tools. However, both falls around same price range.