Olympus PEN E-PL3 + Olympus 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 II R MSC M.Zuiko Digital Zoom
Olympus PEN E-PL3 + Olympus 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 II R MSC M.Zuiko Digital Zoom
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Olympus PEN E-PL3 + Olympus 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 II R MSC M.Zuiko Digital Zoom: 75 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.
35
Sony Alpha a7 III: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
5.5fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

5. noise

The maximum ISO at which the device still captures excellent quality images. Source: DxOMark.
499ISO
Sony Alpha a7 III: 3730ISO

6. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Olympus PEN E-PL3 + Olympus 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 II R MSC M.Zuiko Digital Zoom
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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.
12800 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO

8. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
330shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

9. image quality

A device's overall image quality score considers: color depth, dynamic range and low light performance. Source: DxOMark.
52
Sony Alpha 7R II: 98

10. 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

11. weight

93g(Olympus M.Zuiko ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ)
HTC Re: 65.5g

12. color depth

The better a device's color depth the more color nuances it can distinguish. Source: DxOMark.
20.9bits
HP Photosmart R927: 42bits

13. 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

14. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Olympus PEN E-PL3 + Olympus 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 II R MSC M.Zuiko Digital Zoom
50% have it

15. 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.
10.3Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs

16. pixel density

326ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 1437.5ppi

17. 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-PL3 + Olympus 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 II R MSC M.Zuiko Digital Zoom
72% have it

18. resolution

783 x 587px
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S: 3680 x 2760px

19. battery power

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

20. width

110mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

21. volume

NaNcm³
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³

22. higher resolution (screen)

A higher screen resolution provides a sharper image, making it easier to review your photos.
460k dots
Fujifilm X-T1 + XF 18-55mm F2.8-4 R LM OIS: 1040000k dots

23. height

64mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

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 PEN E-PL3 + Olympus 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 II R MSC M.Zuiko Digital Zoom
19% have it

25. 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 PEN E-PL3 + Olympus 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 II R MSC M.Zuiko Digital Zoom
54% have it

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