LCD and Viewfinder
Panasonic G10 has a Fixed Type 3″ LCD screen with a resolution of 460k dots. Both the screen size and the screen resolution is up to the standards of this class.
G10 has a built-in Electronic viewfinder. The viewfinder has a resolution of 202kdots and coverage of 100%. 100% coverage ensures that what you see in the viewfinder while shooting matches exactly what you will get later in your image, helping accurate framing your shots and minimizes the need for cropping images later.
Max Shutter speed
Panasonic G10 can shoot continuously at max speed of 3 fps and has max shutter speed of 1/4000 sec.
G10 has a built-in flash, and it also has a flash shoe to mount your external flashes too.
Panasonic G10 features a Contrast Detection autofocusing system.
Panasonic G10 also features Face detection AF
where it intelligently detects the faces in the frame and locks the focus automatically.
With Panasonic G10, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 1280 x 720 at 30 fps and save in and Motion JPEG formats. 1280 x 720 is a low video resolution by todays standards. If video quality is important for you, we recommend you to look at cameras with Full HD, even better 4K / Ultra-HD resolution .
G10 has a built-in Mono microphone and a None speaker.
Panasonic G10 doesn't have any connections for external microphones and headphones. If you need a Mirrorless camera with external microphone connectivity, consider Sony Alpha A7 or Canon EOS M6 in a similar price range.
Connectivity and Storage
You can connect G10 to compatible devices via its HDMI port or USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Battery Panasonic G10 is powered by a proprietary battery which provides a shooting life of 380 according to CIPA standards.
Considering that the average battery life of Mirrorless type cameras is 354 shots, its battery life is about average in its class but it would still be wise to invest in some spare batteries for long photo trips.
Battery Life Comparison in Entry-Level Mirrorless Cameras
Samsung NX mini with its 650shots is the model with longest battery life among Entry-Level Mirrorless cameras. Check the comparison of Panasonic G10 vs Samsung NX mini or take a look at Longest Battery Life Mirrorless cameras list.
Panasonic G10 Features Compared to Main Competitors
Current Lowest price for Panasonic G10 is $549.95