Olympus PEN E-P3
Olympus PEN E-P3
Top 48%807 points
Top 48%
Top specs and features

Olympus PEN E-P3: 56 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

2. sensor size

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

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. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.

6. weight

7. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.

8. 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.

9. longer battery life

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

10. video recording

11. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.

12. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Olympus PEN E-P3
49% have it

13. fastest shutter speed

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

14. pixel density

15. width

16. higher resolution (screen)

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

17. dynamic range

The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.

22. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Olympus PEN E-P3
24% have it

23. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Olympus PEN E-P3
22% have it

24. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

25. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Olympus PEN E-P3
35% have it

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