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Olympus OM-D E-M1 vs Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II

Olympus OM-D E-M1 vs Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II

Olympus OM-D E-M1

61

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning SLR camera, perfect for wildlife photography
93
573 Reviews + 26 Awards
21
Poor
68
Good Features
60
2 Years Old
Overall Score
61
Good
SLR 16.3MP 4" 4608 X 3456 Pixels Apr 2015
Camera Type Megapixels Image Sensor Size Maximum Image Resolution Release Date
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II

71

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning MILC camera, perfect for wildlife photography
92
375 Reviews + 18 Awards
53
Average
69
Good Features
66
2 Years Old
Overall Score
71
Very Good
MILC 16.1MP 4" 4608 X 3456 Pixels Jul 2015
Camera Type Megapixels Image Sensor Size Maximum Image Resolution Release Date

Top Prices

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Reviews & Awards

Awards
26 Awards
01net.com: 5 Star
camerastuffreview.com/nl/: Good Stuff
Cnetfrance.fr: Editor's Choice
Digital Versus: 5 Star
Digitaltrends.com: Recommended Product
DP Review: Gold
Ephotozine: Highly Recommended
focus-numerique.fr: Recommended
fotomaniak.pl: 5 Star
Good Gear Guide.com.au: Editor's Choice
hi-tech.mail.ru/: Recommended
Imaging Resource.com: Dave's Pick
Les Numeriques.com: 5 Star
ljudochbild.se: Especially Recommended
Lydogbilde.no: Especially Recommended 6 Star
lydogbillede.dk: Especially Recommended 6 Star
mashable.com: Mashable Choice
onfoto.ru: Gold
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
PhotographyBlog.com: Highly Recommended
photoreview.com.au: Editor's Choice
reviewed.com: Editor's Choice
Techradar: Editor's Choice
tomsguide.com: Editor's Choice
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
ua.gecid.com: Recommended
18 Awards
01net.com: 5 Star
Camera Labs: Highly Recommended
Digitaltrends.com: Editor's Choice
DP Review: Silver
EISA.eu: EISA Best Product
focus-numerique.fr: Recommended
kamerabild.se: Top Class
Les Numeriques.com: 5 Star
ljudochbild.se: Especially Recommended
Lydogbilde.no: Especially Recommended 5 Star
lydogbillede.dk: Especially Recommended 5 Star
onfoto.ru: Gold
optyczne.pl: Editor's Choice
PhotographyBlog.com: Essential
photoreview.com.au: Editor's Choice
Pocket Lint: Recommended
reviewed.com: Editor's Choice
tomsguide.com: Editor's Choice
Average Expert Rating
Average User Rating

Specification

Picture Quality

Camera Type  SLR
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 SLR
Megapixels 16.3MP
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16.1MP
Image Sensor Size 4" 4"
Still Image Resolution  4608 x 3456  2560 x 1920  1024 x 768  3200 x 2400  1280 x 960  4608 x 3456  2560 x 1920  1024 x 768  3200 x 2400  1280 x 960
Maximum Image Resolution  4608 x 3456  4608 x 3456
Sensor Type  Live MOS  Live MOS
Image Formats Supported  RAW  JPG  MPO  EXIF  RAW  JPG  MPO  EXIF
Image Sensor Size (W X H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Total Megapixels 16.8MP 17.2MP
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Design

Material  Magnesium  Plastic  Titanium  Magnesium  Plastic  Titanium
Colour  Black  Black

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Minimum Aperture Number
Maximum Aperture Number 22 22
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 100mm 300mm
BEST
Aspherical Lens 2 5
BEST
Lens Mount Interface  Four Thirds  Micro Four Thirds  Four Thirds  Micro Four Thirds
Diaphragm Blade 5 7
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Filter Size 62mm 52mm

Focusing

Auto Focusing (AF) Modes  single  continuous  tracking  Single Auto Focus  Continuous Auto Focus  Tracking Auto Focus  contrast detection  Face detection  Contrast Detection Auto Focus  single  continuous  tracking  Single Auto Focus  Continuous Auto Focus  Tracking Auto Focus  contrast detection  Face detection  Contrast Detection Auto Focus
Auto Focus (AF) Points 800 800
Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection  Manual  Auto  Manual  Auto
Macro Focusing Range (tele) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus  TTL  TTL

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Modes  shutter priority  aperture priority  Auto  Manual  Shutter priority AE  Aperture priority AE  aperture priori  Shutter priori  shutter priority  aperture priority  Auto  Manual  Shutter priority AE  Aperture priority AE  aperture priori  Shutter priori
ISO Sensitivity (max) 25,600 25,600
ISO Sensitivity (min) Unknown - Click to provide data 200
Light Metering  Centre-weighted  Spot  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  evaluative  Multi-pattern  Centre-weighted  Spot  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  evaluative  Multi-pattern
Light Exposure Correction  ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)  ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
BEST
Light Exposure Control  Program AE  Program  Program AE  Program

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed 1s 1s
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 60s 60s
Camera Shutter Type  Electronic  Electronic

Flash

Flash Modes  Auto  Manual  Fill-in  Flash off  Red-eye reduction  Slow synchronization  Auto  Manual  Fill-in  Flash off  Red-eye reduction  Slow synchronization
Flash Guide Number 10m Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Sync-Speed Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Exposure Correction  ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)  ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)

Video

Maximum Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080
Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480
Motion JPEG Frame Rate 30fps 60fps
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Video Formats Supported  AVI  MOV  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  AVCHD  AVC  MPEG-4  M-JPEG  MJPEG  AVI  MOV  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  AVCHD  AVC  MPEG-4  M-JPEG  MJPEG
Analog Signal Format System  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC
Resolution At Capture Speed  1920x1080@60fps  1920x1080@50fps  1920x1080@30fps  1280×720@60fps  1920x1080@25fps  1280x720@50fps  1280x960@30fps  1280×720@24fps  1920x1080@60fps  1920x1080@50fps  1920x1080@30fps  1280×720@60fps  1920x1080@25fps  1280x720@50fps  1280x960@30fps  1280×720@24fps
BEST
HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD

Audio

Audio Formats Supported  PCM
BEST
 PCM

Memory

Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD  SDXC  SDHC  SD
Memory Slots 1 1

Display

Display Diagonal 3" 3"
Display Resolution 1,037,000 pixels 1,037,000 pixels
Display  LCD  LCD

Viewfinder

Magnification 1.48x 2x
BEST
Viewfinder Type  electrical  Electronic
BEST
 electrical  Electronic

Ports & Interfaces

USB Connector  Micro-USB  Micro-USB B  Micro-USB  Micro-USB B

Camera

White Balance  Auto  Tungsten  Fluorescent  Shade  Flash  Underwater  Sunny  Manual  Custom modes  custom m  cus  Auto  Tungsten  Fluorescent  Shade  Flash  Underwater  Sunny  Manual  Custom modes  custom m  cus
Shooting Modes  Auto  Shutter priority  Aperture priority  Manual  Aperture pr  Program  Scene  Lens priority  Movie  Mo  Auto  Shutter priority  Aperture priority  Manual  Aperture pr  Program  Scene  Lens priority  Movie  Mo
Photo Effects  Art  Muted  Sepia  Vivid  Black&White  Art  Muted  Sepia  Vivid  Black&White
Self-Timer Delay
Image Quality Adjustment  Saturation  Saturation
Image Editing  Trimming  Resizing  Rotating  Trimming  Resizing  Rotating
Camera File System  DPOF 1.1  Exif 2.2  DCF  DPOF  PRINT Image Matching III  Exif  RAW  DPOF 1.1  Exif 2.2  DCF  DPOF  PRINT Image Matching III  Exif  RAW
Camera Playback  Highlights  Movie  Single image  Slide show  Highlight  Single  Highlights  Movie  Single image  Slide show  Highlight  Single
Built-In Processor Unknown - Click to provide data
Diopter Adjustment (D-D) Unknown - Click to provide data
Playback Modes  Slideshow  Rotation  Slideshow  Rotation
Eye Relief 21mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Scene Modes  Beach  Snow  Candlelight  Children  Documents  Fireworks  Landscape  Night  Panorama  Portrait  Sports  Sunset  Sunrise  Close-up (macro)  Night portrait  Night landscape  3D Photography  Beach  Snow  Candlelight  Children  Documents  Fireworks  Landscape  Night  Panorama  Portrait  Sports  Sunset  Sunrise  Close-up (macro)  Night portrait  Night landscape  3D Photography
Languages Support  GRE  EST  SLV  BUL  SER  CZE  LAV  UKR  THA  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  LIT  ITA  JPN  SLK  ESP  TUR  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  DE  EN  ES  FI  FR  IT  NO  PT  RU  SE  CHI  R  I  K  JP  PL  SP  TR  GRE  EST  SLV  BUL  SER  CZE  LAV  UKR  THA  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  LIT  ITA  JPN  SLK  ESP  TUR  HUN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  DE  EN  ES  FI  FR  IT  NO  PT  RU  SE  CHI  R  I  K  JP  PL  SP  TR
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  LIT  ITA  POL  POR  SLK  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  EN  ES  F  DAN  DUT  GRE  EST  SLV  SER  CZE  LAV  UKR  JPN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  CRO  IND  BUL  THA  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  LIT  ITA  POL  POR  SLK  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  EN  ES  F  DAN  DUT  GRE  EST  SLV  SER  CZE  LAV  UKR  JPN  KOR  RUM  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  CRO  IND  BUL  THA

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 443g 417g
BEST
Height 93.5mm 85mm
Depth 63.1mm 44.5mm
Width 130.4mm 123.7mm
Weight (including Battery) 497g 469g
BEST

Battery

Power Source Type  Battery  Battery
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Supported Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Battery Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Life 330 shots 750 shots
BEST

Operational Conditions

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Cables Included  USB  AV  USB  AV

Other Features

Camera Shutter Speed

Technical Details

Silent Shooting
F-Number (relative Aperture) Unknown - Click to provide data
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