Olympus OM-D E-M5 Light Field Camera


What does the 66% ReviewGist Score mean?

Olympus OM-D E-M5 is recommended buy as per the ReviewGist score of 66%. This is because even though the Olympus OM-D E-M5 has garnered excellent reviews from most reviewers, it might not come with the latest specifications as it is a relatively very old model.

  • Excellent ratings from over 30 review sources with an average rating of 4.0 stars. Top review sources include CNet.com(4.0 stars), PCMag.com(5.0 stars), DigitalCameraInfo.com(4.15 stars) and DigitalCameraReview.com(4.5 stars).
  • Released 2 years 8 months ago (Apr 2012) which makes it one of the very old digital cameras in the market.


Key Features
Camera Type SLR/Professional
Image Sensor Type Live MOS
Resolution 16.1 Megapixel
LCD Screen Size 3.0 in.
HD Recording Format 720p (HDTV), 1080p (HDTV)
Focus Type Autofocus, Manual, Face Detection, AF Tracking, Touch AF, Spot, Multi, Continuous AF
Interchangeable Lens Interchangeable Lens
Image Quality
Camera Resolution 16.0 Megapixel
Image Resolutions 2560 x 1920, 1024 x 768, 4608 x 3456
Image Sensor Size 21.6 mm
Video Format MPEG-4
Video Resolutions 1920x1080, 1280x720, 640x480
Video Speed 30.0 fps
Exposure Control
Frames Per Second 9.0 Frames
Shutter Speed 60 - 1/4000 sec
White Balance Auto, Manual, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Outdoors/Daylight, Cloudy, Shade, Flash, Underwater
Min. ISO Speed 200.0
Max. ISO Speed 25600.0
Compression Type JPEG
Memory Type SD Card, SDHC Card, SDXC Card
Flash Type External
ISO Speeds Auto
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Viewfinder / Display
LCD Panel LCD Panel
LCD Panel Size 3.0 in.
LCD Screen Resolution 610000.0 pixels
Viewfinder Electronic
Touchscreen Panel Touchscreen Panel
Interface Type USB 2.0, HDMI
Video Interface Video Out
Power Supply
Battery Life 330.0 Images
Battery Type Lithium Ion
Included Features
Built-in Microphone Built-in Microphone
Built-in Speaker Built-in Speaker
Self Timer 2 Sec, 12 Sec
Tripod Mount Tripod Mount
Depth 1.64 in.
Height 3.52 in.
Weight 0.82 lb.
Width 4.76 in.
Warranty 1 Year
Exterior Color Black, Silver
Family Line Olympus E
Included Accessories Body, Flash FL-LM2, Li-ion battery BLN-1, Li-ion battery charger BCN-1, USB/Video Multi cable, Shoulder strap, OLYMPUS Viewer 2/ib CD-ROM, Instruction manual, Warranty card
MPN V204040SU000
Product ID 122888397
UPC 50332182738
Waterproof Not Waterproof
System Requirements
Operating System Apple Mac OS X
ReviewGist ID 68985,122888397, 122888396, 123504999, 123761823
-958765464, 958765463, 958765465, 958765461, 958765462

Manufacturer Description

The OM-D is a groundbreaking, new digital interchangeable lens camera perfect for people who want to "take part", "create", and "share".
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