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Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II
Olympus PEN E-P3
Top 41%1,445 points
Top 41%
Top 50%1,222 points
Top 50%
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II
Olympus PEN E-P3
Top specs and features

Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II vs Olympus PEN E-P3: 52 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

30.08% more megapixels (main camera).
16MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
12.3MP

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
17.3 x 13mm

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
Canon EOS R: 5655
35

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
10fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
3fps

5. 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
12800 ISO

6. 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
330shots

7. 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
Fujifilm X-T3: 2160 x 60fps
1080 x 60fps

8. weight

148.08g lighter.
469g
HTC Re: 65.5g
320.92g

9. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II
Olympus PEN E-P3
39% have it

10. 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 Mark II
Olympus PEN E-P3
50% have it

11. 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 Mark II
Olympus PEN E-P3
72% have it

12. 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-M5 Mark II
Olympus PEN E-P3
16% have it

13. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
1037k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots
614k dots

14. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II
Olympus PEN E-P3
26% have it

15. has a 24p cinema mode

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II
Olympus PEN E-P3
27% have it

16. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II
Olympus PEN E-P3
20% have it

17. 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-M5 Mark II
Olympus PEN E-P3
54% have it

18. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II
Olympus PEN E-P3
25% have it

19. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II
Olympus PEN E-P3
48% have it

20. volume

39.62% less body volume.
474.3cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
NaNcm³

21. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II
Olympus PEN E-P3
66% have it

22. 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-M5 Mark II
Olympus PEN E-P3
58% have it

23. 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-M5 Mark II
Olympus PEN E-P3
45% have it

24. 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-M5 Mark II
Olympus PEN E-P3
46% have it

25. 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 Mark II
Olympus PEN E-P3
19% have it

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