Nikon D7200 vs Olympus OM-D E-M1

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Nikon D7200
Olympus OM-D E-M1

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Reasons For

10 Reasons For
Higher megapixel count Edit
The Nikon D7200 is a 24.2MP digital camera. That's 7.9MP higher than the Olympus OM-D E-M1 (16.3MP). Read more

The resolution of the images a digital camera produces is measured in megapixels (MP). One megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels and is a result of the pixel width multiplied by the pixel height of the image. While a higher image resolution generally results in sharper images, only a relatively low megapixel count is required when printing the image at a small size or to display it on a computer screen.

A sensor with more megapixels will be able to capture more detailed photos and the image will appear sharper. Images with more megapixels can also be printed at a larger size.

More total megapixel count Edit
The Nikon D7200 is a 24.72MP digital camera. That's 7.92MP more than the Olympus OM-D E-M1 (16.8MP).
Smaller minimum ISO speed Edit
The Nikon D7200 is a 100 minimum ISO speed digital camera. That's 100 smaller than the Olympus OM-D E-M1 (200).
Two memory slots Edit
The Nikon D7200 is a two memory slot digital camera, whereas the Olympus OM-D E-M1 only has one memory slot.
7% larger screen size Edit
The Nikon D7200 is a 3.2" screen digital camera. That's 0.2" larger than the Olympus OM-D E-M1 (3"). Read more

The display diagonal is the size the size of the screen integrated in to the back of the camera. A larger display diagonal makes it easier to see if a shot has turned out as intended. Pocket cameras have smaller display diagonals as full size digital SLRs.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to take photos and to see if a shot has turned out as intended.

Higher display resolution Edit
The Nikon D7200 is a 1,228,800 pixels display resolution digital camera. That's 191,800 pixels higher than the Olympus OM-D E-M1 (1,037,000 pixels).
17.5mm thinner Edit
The Nikon D7200 is a 76mm deep digital camera. That's 17.5mm thinner than the Olympus OM-D E-M1 (93.5mm).
1110.00 shots per battery charge Edit
The number of shots per battery charge on the Nikon D7200 is 1110.00, but the Olympus OM-D E-M1 only takes 330.00 shots per battery charge. Read more

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

21 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this digital camera.
Better selling
The Nikon D7200 ranks No. 4545 by number of sales, however the Olympus OM-D E-M1 ranks No. 22306.
9 Reasons For
800.00 auto focus points Edit
The number of auto focus points on the Olympus OM-D E-M1 is 800.00, but the Nikon D7200 only has 51.00 auto focus points.
50% longer maximum camera shutter speed Edit
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 has a maximum camera shutter speed of 60s. That's 30s longer than the Nikon D7200 (60s). Read more

The maximum time which the camera shutter is open when taking a photo.

Touch sensitive screen Edit
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 has a touch sensitive screen, whereas the Nikon D7200 does not have a touch sensitive screen.
Marginally bigger eye relief Edit
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 is a 21mm Eye relief digital camera, whereas the Nikon D7200 is only a 19.5mm Eye relief digital camera (1.5mm smaller). Read more

Eye relief (also known as eye point) refers to how far away from the eye piece your eye can be and you can still see the full frame of the image that will be taken.

A larger eye relief distance is useful for people who wear glasses, meaning that they can't put their eye directly on the eye piece.

232g lighter Edit
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 has a weight of 443g, however the Nikon D7200 is a 675g digital camera (232g heavier). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

69% shorter Edit
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 has a height of 63.1mm. That's 43.4mm shorter than the Nikon D7200 (63.1mm).
Narrower Edit
Olympus OM-D E-M1 is 130.4mm wide. That's 5.1mm narrower than the Nikon D7200 (130.4mm).
Cheaper by £243
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 is £243.19 cheaper than the Nikon D7200.
Better user reviews
The average user review score of the Olympus OM-D E-M1 is 100% based on 2 reviews, whereas the average rating of the Nikon D7200 is 94% (based on 104 reviews).

Reasons Against

9 Reasons Against
Only 51.00 auto focus points Edit
The Nikon D7200 is a 51.00 auto focus point digital camera, whereas the Olympus OM-D E-M1 only has 800.00 auto focus points.
Shorter maximum camera shutter speed Edit
Nikon D7200 is only 30s maximum shutter speed. That's 30s shorter than the Olympus OM-D E-M1 (60s). Read more

The maximum time which the camera shutter is open when taking a photo.

Does not have a touch sensitive screen Edit
The Nikon D7200 does not have a touch sensitive screen, but the Olympus OM-D E-M1 has a touch sensitive screen.
Marginally smaller eye relief Edit
The Nikon D7200 has an eye relief of 19.5mm, however the Olympus OM-D E-M1 is a 21mm Eye relief digital camera (1.5mm bigger). Read more

Eye relief (also known as eye point) refers to how far away from the eye piece your eye can be and you can still see the full frame of the image that will be taken.

A larger eye relief distance is useful for people who wear glasses, meaning that they can't put their eye directly on the eye piece.

232g heavier Edit
The Nikon D7200 has a weight of 675g, but the Olympus OM-D E-M1 is a 443g digital camera (232g lighter). Read more

The camera's weight will depend on the type and size of camera. Compact cameras are usually the lightest while digital SLRs will be heavier. Also consider the number and weight of lenses to take when using a SLR.

The lower the camera weight, the easier it will be to carry around and it will also reduce your hand luggage weight when flying.

41% taller Edit
Nikon D7200 is 106.5mm tall. That's 43.4mm taller than the Olympus OM-D E-M1 (63.1mm).
Wider Edit
The Nikon D7200 is a 135.5mm wide digital camera. That's 5.1mm wider than the Olympus OM-D E-M1 (130.4mm).
More expensive by £243
The Nikon D7200 is £243.19 more expensive than the Olympus OM-D E-M1.
User review Rating is Worse
The Nikon D7200's average user score is 94%, however the Olympus OM-D E-M1's is 100% (based on 2 reviews).
11 Reasons Against
Lower megapixel count Edit
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 is a 16.3MP digital camera. That's 7.9MP lower than the Nikon D7200 (16.3MP). Read more

The resolution of the images a digital camera produces is measured in megapixels (MP). One megapixel is equal to 1 million pixels and is a result of the pixel width multiplied by the pixel height of the image. While a higher image resolution generally results in sharper images, only a relatively low megapixel count is required when printing the image at a small size or to display it on a computer screen.

A sensor with more megapixels will be able to capture more detailed photos and the image will appear sharper. Images with more megapixels can also be printed at a larger size.

Less total megapixel count Edit
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 is a 16.8MP digital camera. That's 7.92MP less than the Nikon D7200 (16.8MP).
Bigger minimum ISO speed Edit
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 is a 200 minimum ISO speed digital camera. That's 100 bigger than the Nikon D7200 (200).
Only one memory slot Edit
The number of memory slots on the Olympus OM-D E-M1 is one, but the Nikon D7200 only has two memory slots.
7% smaller screen size Edit
Olympus OM-D E-M1 is only 3" screen. That's 0.2" smaller than the Nikon D7200 (3"). Read more

The display diagonal is the size the size of the screen integrated in to the back of the camera. A larger display diagonal makes it easier to see if a shot has turned out as intended. Pocket cameras have smaller display diagonals as full size digital SLRs.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to take photos and to see if a shot has turned out as intended.

19% lower display resolution Edit
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 is a 1,037,000 pixels display resolution digital camera. That's 191,800 pixels lower than the Nikon D7200 (1,037,000 pixels).
Thicker Edit
Olympus OM-D E-M1 is 93.5mm deep. That's 17.5mm thicker than the Nikon D7200 (93.5mm).
Only 330.00 shots per battery charge Edit
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 takes 330.00 shots per battery charge, however the Nikon D7200 only takes 1110.00 shots per battery charge. Read more

The number of shots per battery charge is the number of photos that the camera will typically take on a single charge of the battery.

More shots per battery charge means you will have to recharge the battery less frequently and reduces the need to carry a second back up battery.

Fewer sellers
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 is only stocked by 17 retailers, but the Nikon D7200 is stocked by 38 stores. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Older by five months
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 is five months older than the Nikon D7200.
Less popular
The Olympus OM-D E-M1 is a less popular choice amongst buyers. It ranks No. 22306 by number of sales in our digital cameras, whereas the Nikon D7200 ranks No. 4545.

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Picture Quality

Camera Type
 SLR
BEST
 SLR
Megapixel Count
24.2MP
BEST
16.3MP
Image Stabiliser
 Image stabiliser
 Image stabiliser
Sensor Type
 CMOS
BEST
 CMOS
Still Image Resolution
 6000 x 4000
 4496 x 3000
 4608 x 3456
 2560 x 1920
 1024 x 768
BEST
 6000 x 4000
 4496 x 3000
 4608 x 3456
 2560 x 1920
 1024 x 768
Maximum Image Resolution
 6000 x 4000
BEST
 6000 x 4000
Image Format
 RAW
 JPG
 RAW
 JPG
Full-Frame Sensor Size
23.5 x 15.6 17.3 x 13
Total Megapixel Count
24.72MP
BEST
16.8MP
Image Stabilizer
 Lens
 Lens
Sensor Format
 DX
 DX
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 4:3
 3:2
 3:4
 16:9
 4:3
 3:2
 3:4
Image Sensor Size
 4/3
 4/3
BEST

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Lens System

Optical Zoom
5.8x Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Aperture
22 Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Aperture
3.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Focal Length
210mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Focal Length
27mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
18 - 105 Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Structure
15/11 Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Mount Interface
 Nikon F
 Nikon F
Aspheric Element
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Diaphragm Blades
7 Unknown - Click to provide data
Filter Size
67mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Mount
 Bayonet
 Bayonet

Focusing

Auto Focus
 single
 continuous
 selective
 servo
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 Selective Auto Focus
 Servo Auto Focus
 tracking
 Tracking Auto Focus
 single
 continuous
 selective
 servo
 Single Auto Focus
 Continuous Auto Focus
 Selective Auto Focus
 Servo Auto Focus
 tracking
 Tracking Auto Focus
Auto Focus Lock
 Auto focus lock
 Auto focus lock
Auto Focus Assist Beam
 Auto focus assist beam
Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Focus Point
51 800
BEST
Focus
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto/Manual
Focus Mode
 TTL
 TTL

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Mode
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Auto
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
 shutter priority
 aperture priority
 Auto
 Manual
 Shutter priority AE
 Aperture priority AE
ISO Speed
 100
 25600
 25
 160
 200
 1600
 100
 25600
 25
 160
 200
 1600
Maximum ISO Speed
25,600 25,600
Minimum ISO Speed
100
BEST
200
Auto Exposure Lock
 Auto exposure lock
Unknown - Click to provide data
Light Metering Mode
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Matrix
 Centre-weighted
 Spot
 Matrix
Light Exposure Correction
 ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
 ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
Light Exposure Control
 Program AE
 Program AE

Shutter

Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
30s 60s
BEST
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
1s 1s
Camera Shutter
 Electronic
 Electronic

Flash

Flash Mode
 Fill-in
 Flash off
 Forced off
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Second curtain synchro
 Auto
 Manual
 Fill-in
 Flash off
 Forced off
 Red-eye reduction
 Slow synchronization
 Second curtain synchro
 Auto
 Manual
Flash Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data 10m
Flash Sync-Speed
1s 1s
Flash Exposure Compensation
 Flash exposure compensation
 Flash exposure compensation
Flash Exposure Correction
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
Shoe Mounting Point
 Shoe mounting point
Unknown - Click to provide data

Video

Full HD Video
 Full HD video
Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
JPEG Frame Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 30fps
Video Format
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVC
 AVI
 AVCHD
 MOV
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVC
 AVI
 AVCHD
Analog Signal Format
 PAL
 NTSC
 PAL
 NTSC
BEST
Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
Resolution and Capture Speed
 1920x1080@60fps
 1920x1080@50fps
 1920x1080@30fps
 1280×720@60fps
 1920x1080@25fps
 1280x720@50fps
 640x424@30fps
 640x424@25fps
BEST
 1920x1080@60fps
 1920x1080@50fps
 1920x1080@30fps
 1280×720@60fps
 1920x1080@25fps
 1280x720@50fps
 640x424@30fps
 640x424@25fps
Video Recording
 Video recording
 Video recording
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD

Audio

Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
 Built-in microphone
Audio Format
 LPCM
 PCM
BEST
 LPCM
 PCM
Voice Recording
 Voice recording
 Voice recording
Audio System
 Stereo
 Stereo
Noise Reduction
 Noise reduction
 Noise reduction

Memory

Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
Memory Slot
2
BEST
1

Display

Screen Size
3.2"
BEST
3"
Display
 LCD
 LCD
Vari-Angle LCD Display
 Vari-angle LCD display
 Vari-angle LCD display
Touch Sensitive Screen
 Touch sensitive screen
 Touch sensitive screen
BEST
Display Resolution
1,228,800 pixels
BEST
1,037,000 pixels
Second Display
 Second display
Unknown - Click to provide data

Viewfinder

Lens Magnification Ratio
0.94x Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewfinder
 Optical
 Electronic
 Optical
 Electronic

Ports & Interfaces

PictBridge
 PictBridge
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
 HDMI port
 HDMI port
Microphone in Socket
 Microphone in socket
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Connector
 Mini
 Mini
USB Version
 2.0
 2.0

Camera

GPS
 GPS
Unknown - Click to provide data
White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Manual
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Incandescent
 Shade
 Flash
 Direct sunlight
 Tungsten
 Underwater
 Sunny
 Auto
 Manual
 Fluorescent
 Cloudy
 Incandescent
 Shade
 Flash
 Direct sunlight
 Tungsten
 Underwater
 Sunny
Shooting Mode
 Auto
 Shutter priority
 Aperture priority
 Manual
 Auto
 Shutter priority
 Aperture priority
 Manual
Photo Effect
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Vivid
 Art
 Muted
 Black&White
 Neutral
 Vivid
 Art
 Muted
Self-Timer
2,5,10,20 2,12
Multi-Shot Mode
 Multi-shot mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Histogram
 Histogram
 Histogram
Dioptre Correction
 Dioptre correction
Unknown - Click to provide data
Anti-Dust Function
 Anti-dust function
Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Editing Mode
 Trimming
 Resizing
 Rotating
 Crop
 Trimming
 Resizing
 Rotating
 Crop
Camera File System
 DCF 2.0
 Exif 2.3
 DCF
 DPOF
 Exif
 Exif 2.2
 PRINT Image Matching III
 DCF 2.0
 Exif 2.3
 DCF
 DPOF
 Exif
 Exif 2.2
 PRINT Image Matching III
Live View
 Live view
 Live view
Tripod Mount
 Tripod mount
Unknown - Click to provide data
Playback Mode
 Highlights
 Movie
 Single image
 Slide show
 Thumbnails
 Highlights
 Movie
 Single image
 Slide show
 Thumbnails
Saturation Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Saturation adjustment
Direct Printing
 Direct printing
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Processor
Unknown - Click to provide data TruePic VII
Diopter Adjustment
-2 - 1 4 - 2
Eye Relief
19.5mm 21mm
BEST
Scene Mode
 Beach
 Snow
 Candlelight
 Children
 Close-up (macro)
 Dusk
 Dawn
 Landscape
 Night
 Night portrait
 Night landscape
 Portrait
 Party (indoor)
 Sports
 Sunset
 Pet
 Food
 Fireworks
 Panorama
 Sunrise
 Beach
 Snow
 Candlelight
 Children
 Close-up (macro)
 Dusk
 Dawn
 Landscape
 Night
 Night portrait
 Night landscape
 Portrait
 Party (indoor)
 Sports
 Sunset
 Pet
 Food
 Fireworks
 Panorama
 Sunrise
Display Language
 Multi
 Multi

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
675g 443g
BEST
Height
106.5mm 63.1mm
BEST
Depth
76mm
BEST
93.5mm
Width
135.5mm 130.4mm
BEST
Lens Weight
420g Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Length
89mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Diameter
76mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight Including Battery
Unknown - Click to provide data 497g

Battery

Power Source
 Battery
 Battery
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Supported Battery
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Size
EN-EL15 Unknown - Click to provide data
Shot Per Battery Charge
1,110 shots
BEST
330 shots

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Storage Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 90
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 90
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60
Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 -10 - 40

Packaging Content

Included Cable
 USB
 USB
BEST
Battery Included
 Battery included
 Battery included
Included Battery Charger
 Included battery charger
 Included battery charger
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Carrying Case
 Carrying case
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

WiFi Connectivity
 WiFi connectivity
 WiFi connectivity
Near Field Communication
 Near field communication
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth

Other Features

Video Recording
 Video recording
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Flash
 Built-in flash
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB connectivity

Technical Details

Image Processor
 EXPEED 4
 EXPEED 4
Self-Timer
 Self-timer
 Self-timer
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