Olympus PEN E-PL2
Olympus PEN E-PL2
Top 64%967 points
Top 64%
Top specs and features

Olympus PEN E-PL2: 46 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

12.3MP
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.
11
Sony Alpha a9: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

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

5. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
573ISO
Sony Alpha 7S: 3702ISO

6. weight

317g
HTC Re: 65.5g

7. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
55
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98

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.
6400ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO

9. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
290shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

10. video recording

720 x 30fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps

11. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
21.4bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits

12. fastest shutter speed

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

13. width

115.4mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

14. pixel density

326ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi

16. 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.
10.2Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs

17. height

72.7mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

18. volume

NaNcm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³

19. resolution

783 x 587px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1011px

20. battery power

1150mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

21. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"

22. 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 PEN E-PL2
72% have it

23. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Olympus PEN E-PL2
87% have it

24. shutter lag

The amount of time it takes the camera to take a photo, without having to focus.
0.43s
Leica M Typ 240: 0s

25. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Olympus PEN E-PL2
65% have it

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