Olympus PEN E-PL5Sony NEX-6 + Sony E 55-210 F4.5-6.3 OSS
Top 46%814 points
Top 46%
Top 16%1,281 points
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Olympus PEN E-PL5 vs Sony NEX-6 + Sony E 55-210 F4.5-6.3 OSS: 65 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

0% more megapixels.

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
23.5 x 15.6mm

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.
Olympus PEN E-PL5
Sony NEX-6 + Sony E 55-210 F4.5-6.3 OSS
26% have it

6. weight

38g 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. video recording

50% better video recording quality.
1080 x 60fps

9. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
360shots

10. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Olympus PEN E-PL5
Sony NEX-6 + Sony E 55-210 F4.5-6.3 OSS
35% have it

11. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Olympus PEN E-PL5
Sony NEX-6 + Sony E 55-210 F4.5-6.3 OSS
49% have it

12. fastest shutter speed

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

13. 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 PEN E-PL5
Sony NEX-6 + Sony E 55-210 F4.5-6.3 OSS
25% have it

14. pixel density

30.79% higher pixel density.
471ppi

15. width

55.9mm narrower.
119.9mm

16. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Olympus PEN E-PL5
Sony NEX-6 + Sony E 55-210 F4.5-6.3 OSS
25% have it

17. height

44.1mm shorter.

18. higher resolution (screen)

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

19. volume

21% less body volume.

20. battery power

23.33% more battery power.

21. resolution

50.15% higher resolution.

22. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Olympus PEN E-PL5
Sony NEX-6 + Sony E 55-210 F4.5-6.3 OSS
46% have it

23. 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-PL5
Sony NEX-6 + Sony E 55-210 F4.5-6.3 OSS
72% 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-PL5
Sony NEX-6 + Sony E 55-210 F4.5-6.3 OSS
35% have it

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