Close
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II
24 Images
Share on

Loading image...

71

Overall Score

Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II

£769.00
Camera Labs Highly Recommended DP Review Silver PhotographyBlog.com Essential Pocket Lint Recommended
A multi award winning MILC camera, perfect for wildlife photography
MILC 16.1MP 4" 4608 X 3456 Pixels Jul 2015
Camera Type Megapixels Image Sensor Size Maximum Image Resolution Release Date
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Bristol Cameras
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Black Body
£769.00
Go to Store
DigitalRev UK
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Black Body + 14-42mm Lens +1 More
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Body
£790.27
Go to Store
DigitalRev UK
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Black Body + 14-42mm Lens
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Body
£6,380.00
Go to Store
- Less from DigitalRev UK
Carmarthen Camera Centre
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Black Body
£799.00
Go to Store
Currys
Out of stock
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Black Body + 14-42mm Lens +1 More
OLYMPUS OM-D E-M5 Mark II Compact System Camera with M.ZUIKO 12-50 mm f/3.5-6.3 Zoom Lens, Black
£799.00
Go to Store
Currys
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Black Body + 14-42mm Lens
OLYMPUS OM-D E-M5 Mark II Compact System Camera with M.ZUIKO 12-50 mm f/3.5-6.3 Zoom Lens - Silver, Silver
£849.00
Go to Store
- Less from Currys
the_camera_centre
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Black Body
£799.00
Go to Store
Digital Depot
Out of stock
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Black Body + 14-42mm Lens
£849.00
Go to Store
Harrison Cameras Direct
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Black Body
£849.00
Go to Store
Wex Photographic
Voucher
Free Next Day Delivery
Free Next Day Delivery on all orders over £100
Valid 1 Jul 17 - 31 Jul 17
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Black Body +3 More
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Digital Camera Body - Black
£849.00
Go to Store
Wex Photographic
Voucher
Free Next Day Delivery
Free Next Day Delivery on all orders over £100
Valid 1 Jul 17 - 31 Jul 17
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Silver Body
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Digital Camera Body - Silver
£849.00
Go to Store
Wex Photographic
Voucher
Free Next Day Delivery
Free Next Day Delivery on all orders over £100
Valid 1 Jul 17 - 31 Jul 17
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Black Body + 14-42mm Lens
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Digital Camera with 12-40mm PRO Lens - Silver
£1,249.00
Go to Store
Wex Photographic
Voucher
Free Next Day Delivery
Free Next Day Delivery on all orders over £100
Valid 1 Jul 17 - 31 Jul 17
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Black Body + 14-42mm Lens
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Digital Camera with 12-40mm PRO Lens - Black
£1,249.00
Go to Store
- Less from Wex Photographic
SRS Microsystems
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Black Body
£849.00
Go to Store
Cameta Camera
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Silver Body +1 More
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Micro 4/3 Digital Camera Body (Silver)
£949.00
Go to Store
Cameta Camera
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Black Body
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Micro 4/3 Digital Camera Body (Black)
£949.00
Go to Store
- Less from Cameta Camera
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?
16 Prices from 10 Stores | £769.00-£6,380.00
 Show All Prices - Show Fewer Prices Get Price Alerts
Wex Photographic
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Silver Body
Used - Used Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Digital Camera Body - Silver
£538.00
Go to Store
Wex Photographic
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Silver Body
Used - Used Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Digital Camera Body - Silver
£649.00
Go to Store
Wex Photographic
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Black Body + 14-42mm Lens +1 More
Used - Used Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Digital Camera with 12-40mm PRO Lens - Silver
£1,049.00
Go to Store
Wex Photographic
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Black Body + 14-42mm Lens
Used - Used Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Digital Camera with 12-40mm PRO Lens - Black
£1,049.00
Go to Store
- Less from Wex Photographic
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?
4 Prices from 1 Store | £538.00-£1,049.00
Get Price Alerts
Sorry, no international prices found
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Loan
Setup
Fee
Deposit Pay
Nothing
For
Loan
Period
Total
Cost
Estimated
Monthly
Payment
Currys
Pay in Parts - 36 months
Purchase price £799.00. APR 19.9%.
- £79.90 - 36
months
£1,040.66 £26.69* Go to Store
Currys
Buy now pay 6 months later
Purchase price £799.00. APR 24.9%. An additional fee of £25.00 is payable if you settle the loan early.
- £79.90 6
months
36
months
£1,107.82 £28.55* Go to Store
Currys
Simply 10
Purchase price £799.00. APR 26.3%.
- £79.90 - 10
months
£888.50 £80.86* Go to Store
Currys
Pay in Parts - 24 months
Purchase price £799.00. APR 19.9%.
- £79.90 - 24
months
£957.44 £36.56* Go to Store

* Monthly payments are estimates only and you should verify the finance payment amounts on the retailer's website.

Finance may not be available on this product and you should verify on the retailer's website whether finance options are available for the Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II.

Credit is subject to eligibility. You will need to apply through the retailer's application process.

Our website is completely free for you to use but we may receive a commission from some of the companies we feature. How our site works.

Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II Review

With excellent reviews, we have ranked the Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II number 21 in best selling cameras and number 107 across all digital cameras.
92
375 Reviews + 18 Awards
53
Average
69
Good Features
66
2 Years Old
Overall Score
71
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

It has very good expert reviews and superb user reviews with 91% of buyers recommending this camera to others. This digital camera has received 18 awards including an "Editor's Choice" award from Digitaltrends.com plus four other sites and a "Highly Recommended" award from Camera Labs plus three other sites. Canon cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this digital camera is slightly out of date, and newer cameras with more up to date technology are available. View the latest digital cameras 2017.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Quite high ISO sensitivity (max)
1920 x 1080 pixels video resolution
Wide range of optical zooms depending on lens used
Heavy

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared this Olympus digital camera with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is excellent for wildlife photography, ranking number 69 in wildlife photography cameras. It is also excellent for sports photography, ranking number 39 in sports photography cameras as well being very good for portrait photography, ranking number 75 in portrait photography cameras.
74
Very Good
70
Very Good
46
Mediocre
90
Excellent
92
Excellent

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £614 at MobiCity UK 3 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

How Big is the Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II?

The Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II is 123.7mm wide and 85mm tall. It is 44.5mm deep and weighs 417g.

Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II front dimensions

Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II size in context

Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

18 Industry Awards

Digital camera experts rave about this camera and have given it 18 awards.

This digital camera received an "Editor's Choice" award from review sites Digitaltrends.com, Optyczne.pl, Reviewed.com, Tomsguide.com and Photoreview.com.au all of whom decided that this camera was superb.

Websites Camera Labs, Lydogbillede.dk, Ljudochbild.se and Lydogbilde.no all strongly endorse this camera and have given it their "Highly Recommended" award.

The authors at review sites Focus-Numerique.fr and Pocket Lint both recommend this Olympus camera and have given it their "Recommended" award.

Two additional expert review sites both liked this camera. Review site DP Review gave this Olympus camera a "Silver" award and thought it was great and the writer at website Onfoto.ru gave it a "Gold" award and decided it was outstanding.

The editors of three additional expert review sites all concluded that this camera was very good. PhotographyBlog.com gave this Olympus digital camera an "Essential" award, Les Numeriques.com gave it a "5 Star" award and it received an "EISA Best Product" award from EISA.eu.

Expert Reviews Are Good

42 experts from sites including DP Review, PhotographyBlog.com, What Digital Camera and Camera Labs have rated this camera on average 88 out of 100. That puts this digital camera in the top 8% of all the digital cameras.

View all expert reviews

Excellent Owner Reviews

People who bought this camera rated this camera as exceptional on average. 201 reviewers (75% of all reviewers) gave this camera the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 91% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

View all user reviews

Olympus Has Very Good Digital Camera Reviews

We checked 6,224 expert and user reviews (including 1,337 verified purchases) for Olympus cameras and found that on average Olympus has very good ratings. We also found that Olympus has very good ratings specifically for its digital cameras. 90% of those that bought a Olympus digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews, good features and is under 2 years old, however at £769.00 it is more expensive than 75% of cameras.

Price Has Gone Up by £185 (24%)

There was a cheaper price of £614 at MobiCity UK 3 days ago.

Sign up to price alerts to be notified when the price goes back down.

Chart Hide Chart View full price history

Free Next Day Delivery Voucher Available

There is a Wex Photographic voucher for £0 off available. Free Next Day Delivery on all orders over £100. The voucher expires on 31 Jul 2017.

View the voucher code

View all Wex Photographic vouchers       View all digital camera vouchers

Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II and the United Kingdom price of £769.00 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $899.00 (£1,170.14).

Check international prices

Features

Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the OM-D E-M5 Mark II of 16.1MP is fairly typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lowest 1% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

What does "megapixels" mean? Less Edit

Wide Range of Optical Zooms Depending On Lens Used

This Olympus digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the optical zoom depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of optical zooms are possible with this camera.

What does "optical zoom" mean? Less Edit

1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 is known as "Full HD".

What does "maximum video resolution" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Quite High ISO Sensitivity (max)

The ISO sensitivities (max) of digital cameras range from 200 to 820,000, and the average ISO sensitivity (max) is 14,000. The OM-D E-M5 Mark II's ISO sensitivity (max) of 25,600 is fairly high compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 8% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

What does "ISO sensitivity (max)" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Wide Range of Minimum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum aperture numbers are possible with this camera.

What does "minimum aperture number" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Optical Image Stabilisation May Be Available With Some Lenses

This Olympus digital camera has interchangeable lenses so whether this camera has an image stabilizer depends on the lens being used.

What is an image stabilizer? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The OM-D E-M5 Mark II has a built-in flash, as do 66% of digital cameras.

What is a built-in flash? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Heavy

The lightest camera is 50g , the heaviest is 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The OM-D E-M5 Mark II's weight of 417g is quite heavy compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the heaviest 25% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

What does "weight" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a USB Connectivity

The OM-D E-M5 Mark II has a USB connectivity, which is unusual. 87% of digital cameras do not have a USB connectivity.

Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The OM-D E-M5 Mark II has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 92% of cameras which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

What is a built-in speaker(s)? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Shoe Mounting Point

The OM-D E-M5 Mark II has a shoe mounting point. 90% of digital cameras do not have a shoe mounting point.

What is a shoe mounting point? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a GPS (satellite)

GPS (satellite)

The OM-D E-M5 Mark II has a GPS (satellite), which is unusual. 90% of digital cameras do not have a GPS (satellite).

What is a GPS (satellite)? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

4608 X 3456 Pixels Still Image Resolution

This camera supports a still image resolution of 4608 x 3456|3200 x 2400|1280 x 960 pixels, which is the most commonly supported resolution on cameras.

What does "still image resolution" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports Wi-Fi

The OM-D E-M5 Mark II supports Wi-Fi, which is unusual. 72% of digital cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

What is Wi-Fi? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Fairly High Display Resolution

Cameras have display resolutions of between 3 pixels and 16,000,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 590,000 pixels. The display resolution of the OM-D E-M5 Mark II of 1,040,000 pixels is in the highest 16% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

What does "display resolution" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has an External Flash Connector

The OM-D E-M5 Mark II has an external flash connector. 87% of digital cameras do not have an external flash connector.

What is an external flash connector? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Features Noise Reduction

The Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II features noise reduction. 92% of cameras do not feature noise reduction.

What is noise reduction? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

3D

The OM-D E-M5 Mark II is 3D, unlike 90% of digital cameras which are not 3D.

What does "3D" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Features Brightness Adjustment

The OM-D E-M5 Mark II features brightness adjustment. 79% of digital cameras do not feature brightness adjustment.

What is brightness adjustment? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Microphone in

The Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II has a microphone in. 88% of digital cameras do not have a microphone in.

What is a microphone in? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Very Big Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II of 1.33" is in the biggest 3% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. Digital cameras have image sensor sizes of between 0.25" and 1.5", and the average image sensor size is 0.5".

What does "image sensor size" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080|1280 x 720|640 x 480 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

What does "video resolution" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Dustproof

The OM-D E-M5 Mark II is dustproof, unlike 93% of digital cameras which are not dustproof.

What does "dustproof" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Tripod Mount

The Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II has a tripod mount, which is unusual. 75% of digital cameras do not have a tripod mount.

What is a tripod mount? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Wide Range of Closest Focusing Distances Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the closest focusing distance depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of closest focusing distances are possible with this camera.

Chart Hide Chart Edit

Wide Range of Maximum Focal Lengths (35mm Film Equiv) Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) are possible with this camera.

What does "maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Self-Timer

The OM-D E-M5 Mark II has a self-timer, which is unusual. 82% of digital cameras do not have a self-timer.

What is a self-timer? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II of 3" is fairly average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

What does "display diagonal" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Features Flash Exposure Compensation

The OM-D E-M5 Mark II features flash exposure compensation, unlike 80% of digital cameras which do not feature flash exposure compensation.

What is flash exposure compensation? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports Direct Printing

The OM-D E-M5 Mark II supports direct printing, which is unusual. 89% of digital cameras do not support direct printing.

What is direct printing? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Features Calendar

The OM-D E-M5 Mark II features calendar, which is unusual. 86% of digital cameras do not feature calendar.

What is calendar? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Touchscreen

The OM-D E-M5 Mark II has a touchscreen, which is unusual. 84% of digital cameras do not have a touchscreen.

What is a touchscreen? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

750 Battery Life

Most digital cameras take between 100 and 4,699 battery life, including the Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II which takes 750 battery life.

What does "battery life" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Wide Range of Aspherical Lenses Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the aspherical lens depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of aspherical lenses are possible with this camera.

What does "aspherical lens" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Features Multi-Shot Function

The Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II features multi-shot function, unlike 91% of cameras which do not feature multi-shot function.

What is multi-shot function? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports Live View

The OM-D E-M5 Mark II supports live view. 84% of cameras do not support live view.

What is live view? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Wind Filter

The Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II has a wind filter, which is unusual. 96% of digital cameras do not have a wind filter.

What is a wind filter? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Wide Range of Maximum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the maximum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of maximum aperture numbers are possible with this camera.

What does "maximum aperture number" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This Olympus digital camera has been on the market since July 2015.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

olympus omdem5markiim1250black, olympus omdem5markiibodysilver, olympus omdem5markiibodyblack, olympus v207040be000, olympus v207042be000, olympus v207040su000, olympus v207041be000, olympus v207040bu000, olympus v207042se000, olympus v207040se000, olympus v207041se000, canon v207041be000, canon v207043se000, canon v207042be000, canon v207043be000, canon v207040se000, canon v207043te000, canon v207042se000, olympus 6536175687, canon v207041se000, canon v207040be000, olympus olympus, olympus 5axis, olympus 3quot, olympus c6823, olympus c6821, olympus em5

Barcodes:

00000001626607, 00000001627703, 00000001627801, 00000001631230, 00000001631511, 00000001632164, 00006536175687, 00009608200583, 00009608235591, 00010727417555, 00050332189188, 00050332189201, 00050332189478, 00635131600609, 00635131600623, 04046628637477, 04545350048273, 04545350048297, 04545350048310, 04545350048327, 04545350048334, 04545350048358, 04545350048396, 04545350048709, 04545350048723, 04545350048761, 04545350048778

Other Popular Comparisons With The Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II

Frequently Asked Questions About the Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II

Seven more awards
A little better expert reviews
2% higher megapixel
£30 More Expensive
£44 Cheaper
Better expert reviews
A bit better user reviews
Two less aspherical lenses
£70 Cheaper
User reviews are a little better
21% higher megapixel
420 less battery life (CIPA standard)

Feedback