Olympus OM-D E-M5
Olympus OM-D E-M5
Top 38%1,527 points
Top 38%
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Olympus OM-D E-M5: 56 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

16.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

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 25.4mm

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.
35
Sony Alpha a7 III: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
9fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Olympus OM-D E-M5
27% have it

6. 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.
25600 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
310shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

8. video recording (main camera)

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
1080 x 60fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps

9. weight

425g
HTC Re: 65.5g

10. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Olympus OM-D E-M5
37% have it

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-M5
50% have it

12. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/4000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s

13. pixel density

375ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 1437.5ppi

14. resolution

901 x 676px
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 3680 x 2760px

15. 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-M5
72% have it

16. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Olympus OM-D E-M5
25% have it

17. battery power

1220mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

18. width

122mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

19. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
610k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots

20. volume

NaNcm³
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³

21. height

89mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

22. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Olympus OM-D E-M5
19% have it

23. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Olympus OM-D E-M5
24% have it

24. 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-M5
18% have it

25. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Olympus OM-D E-M5
65% have it

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