Olympus OM-D E-M10
Top 41%904 points
Top 41%
Megapixels
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674 cameras
10.91MP - 19.73MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
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megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
longer battery life

Olympus OM-D E-M10: 52 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

16MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
295
0

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
17.3 x 13mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 38mm
247
0

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
81
Sony Alpha a6500: 425
191
0

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
8fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
177
0

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Olympus OM-D E-M10
26% have it
153
0

6. weight

396g
HTC Re: 65.50g
142
0

7. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
25600ISO
Pentax KP: 819200ISO
127
0

8. video recording

1080 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
115
0

9. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
320shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
114
0

10. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Olympus OM-D E-M10
35% have it
100
0

11. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Olympus OM-D E-M10
48% have it
86
0

12. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0s
81
0

13. width

119mm
DxO One: 26.20mm
76
0

14. volume

448cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
71
0

15. height

82mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
0

16. thickness

46mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
70
0

17. Has timelapse function

A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky.
Olympus OM-D E-M10
13% have it
60
0

18. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.80"
59
0

19. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Olympus OM-D E-M10
22% have it
59
0

20. has sensor shift stabilization

With sensor shift, the image sensor (rather than the lens) moves to counterbalance any vibration of the camera. This means the image will be stabilised regardless of what lens is being used.
Olympus OM-D E-M10
18% have it
57
0

21. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Olympus OM-D E-M10
72% have it
57
0

22. Is a system camera

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.
Olympus OM-D E-M10
44% have it
54
0

23. has touch autofocus

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
Olympus OM-D E-M10
19% have it
52
0

24. has a two-stage shutter

A two-stage shutter is good for taking photos like a pro; apply pressure to the button in order for the lens to focus, and then press it fully to capture the photograph.
Olympus OM-D E-M10
53% have it
52
0

25. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Olympus OM-D E-M10
87% have it
51
0

26. Has an electronic viewfinder

An electronic viewfinder (or EVF) is a small display showing the image. Benefits of these over optical viewfinders include: they show more of the image, they can be more compact, focusing is easier with digital zoom, and they can also sometimes have extra info on the display, eg. a live histogram.
Olympus OM-D E-M10
17% have it
51
0

27. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Olympus OM-D E-M10
44% have it
50
0

28. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Olympus OM-D E-M10
65% have it
49
0

29. more viewfinder coverage

With 100% coverage you can compose the image correctly when you capture the photo. With less than full coverage you may have to crop your photos afterwards to get them looking perfect.
100%
Canon EOS M6: 100%
49
0

30. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Olympus OM-D E-M10
45% have it
48
0

31. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2
Canon EOS M6: 2
43
0

32. has a CMOS sensor

CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
Olympus OM-D E-M10
68% have it
41
0

33. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Olympus OM-D E-M10
88% have it
41
0

34. shoots raw

A raw image file contains minimally processed data from the image sensor. Raw files are so named because they are not yet processed and therefore are not ready to be printed or edited with a bitmap graphics editor.
Olympus OM-D E-M10
56% have it
41
0

35. Has a hot shoe

A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.
Olympus OM-D E-M10
52% have it
40
0

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