Nikon D4Olympus OM-D E-M5
Top 9%1,384 points
Top 9%
Top 37%950 points
Top 37%
Top specs and features

Nikon D4 vs Olympus OM-D E-M5: 65 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

0.62% more megapixels.

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
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.

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Nikon D4
Olympus OM-D E-M5
26% have it

6. weight

755g lighter.

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.

8. longer battery life

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

9. video recording

50% better video recording quality.
1080 x 60fps

10. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Nikon D4
Olympus OM-D E-M5
35% have it

11. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Nikon D4
Olympus OM-D E-M5
49% have it

12. Faster video autofocus due to a phase detection autofocus when shooting movies

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus and allows sharper movies.
Nikon D4
Olympus OM-D E-M5
11% have it

13. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.

14. 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.
Nikon D4
Olympus OM-D E-M5
25% have it

15. pixel density

17.87% higher pixel density.

16. width

38mm narrower.

17. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Nikon D4
Olympus OM-D E-M5
25% have it

18. height

67.5mm shorter.

19. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.

20. volume

4.84x less body volume.

21. resolution

1.51x higher resolution.

22. battery power

1.64x more battery power.

23. Is dustproof and water resistant

Dustproof / water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1m.
Nikon D4
Olympus OM-D E-M5
9% have it

24. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Nikon D4
Olympus OM-D E-M5
24% have it

25. Has a built-in focus motor

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.
Nikon D4
Olympus OM-D E-M5
16% have it

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