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Olympus PEN E-PL7 vs Sony A6000

Olympus PEN E-PL7 vs Sony A6000

Olympus PEN E-PL7

41

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning and fully featured 16.1 megapixel camera
99
55 Reviews + 7 Awards
1
Not Currently for Sale
50
Good Features
Overall Score
41
Mediocre
MILC 16.1MP 4" Live MOS Oct 2014
Camera Type Megapixels Image Sensor Size Sensor Type Release Date
Sony A6000

55

Overall Score

Sony A6000

$463.97
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning 24.3 megapixel camera
100
898 Reviews + 25 Awards
50
Average
50
Good Features
Overall Score
55
Average
MILC 24.3MP CMOS Silver Feb 2014
Camera Type Megapixels Sensor Type Colour Release Date

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Reviews & Awards

Awards
7 Awards
01net.com: 4 Star
Camera Labs: Recommended
Ephotozine: Editor's Choice
gadgetspeak.com: Highly Recommended
PhotographyBlog.com: Recommended
Pocket Lint: Recommended
reviewed.com: Editor's Choice
25 Awards
01net.com: 4 Star
3dnews.ru: Editor's Choice
Camera Labs: Recommended
Cnetfrance.fr: Editor's Choice
Digitaltrends.com: Editor's Choice
DP Review: Gold
Ephotozine: Highly Recommended
Expert Reviews: Best Buy
focus-numerique.fr: Recommended
gagadget.com: Recommended
hi-tech.mail.ru/: Recommended
letsgodigital.org/nl/: Recommended
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muycomputer.com: 5 Star
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
PhotographyBlog.com: Essential
Pocket Lint: Recommended
reviewed.com: Editor's Choice
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
ua.gecid.com: Recommended
What Digital Camera: Gold
Average Expert Rating
Average User Rating

Specification

Picture Quality

Camera Type  MILC  MILC
Megapixels 16.1MP 24.3MP
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Image Sensor Size 4" Unknown - Click to provide data
Still Image Resolution  4608 x 3456  3200 x 2400  1280 x 960  6000 x 4000  12416 x 1856  6000 x 3376  8192 x 1856  4240 x 2832  5536 x 2160  4240 x 2400  3872 x 2160  3008 x 2000  3008 x 1688  4608 x 3456  3200 x 2400  1280 x 960  6000 x 4000  12416 x 1856  6000 x 3376  8192 x 1856  4240 x 2832  5536 x 2160  4240 x 2400  3872 x 2160  3008 x 2000  3008 x 1688
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Maximum Image Resolution  6000 x 4000  6000 x 4000
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Sensor Type  CMOS  CMOS
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Image Formats Supported  RAW  JPG  RAW  JPG
Image Sensor Size (W X H)
Total Megapixels 17.2MP 24.7MP
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Sensor Format  Advanced Photo System type-C (APS-C)  Advanced Photo System type-C (APS-C)

Design

Material  Metal  Metal
Colour  Black  Black

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom 14x 8x
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Minimum Aperture Number
Maximum Aperture Number 22 40
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Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 84mm
BEST
315mm
Fixed Focal Length Unknown - Click to provide data 30mm
Aspherical Lens 3 Unknown - Click to provide data
Extra/Smart Zoom Unknown - Click to provide data 4x
Lens Mount Interface  Four Thirds  Micro Four Thirds  Sony E  Four Thirds  Micro Four Thirds  Sony E
Diaphragm Blade 7 7
Filter Size 37mm 55mm

Focusing

Auto Focusing (AF) Modes  single  tracking  contrast detection  Single Auto Focus  Face detection  Tracking Auto Focus  Contrast Detection Auto Focus  continuous  Continuous Auto Focus  single  tracking  contrast detection  Single Auto Focus  Face detection  Tracking Auto Focus  Contrast Detection Auto Focus  continuous  Continuous Auto Focus
Normal Focusing Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Focus (AF) Points 81 179
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Auto Focus (AF) Points Selection  Auto  Manual  Auto  Manual
Focus  TTL  TTL
Normal Focusing Range (wide) Unknown - Click to provide data 3m
Normal Focusing Range (tele) Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3m

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Modes  shutter priority  aperture priority  Auto  Manual  Shutter priority AE  Aperture priority AE  aperture priori  Shutter priori  shutter priority  aperture priority  Auto  Manual  Shutter priority AE  Aperture priority AE  aperture priori  Shutter priori
ISO Sensitivity (max) 25,600 51,200
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ISO Sensitivity (min) 200 100
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Light Metering  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  Centre-weighted  Spot  Matrix  evaluative  Multi-pattern  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  Centre-weighted  Spot  Matrix  evaluative  Multi-pattern
Light Exposure Correction  ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)  ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step)
Light Exposure Control  Program AE  Program  Program AE  Program

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed 1s 1s
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 60s
BEST
30s
Camera Shutter Type  Electronic  Electronic

Flash

Flash Modes  Auto  Manual  Fill-in  Flash off  Red-eye reduction  Slow synchronization  Flash on  Pre-flash  Slave  Auto  Manual  Fill-in  Flash off  Red-eye reduction  Slow synchronization  Flash on  Pre-flash  Slave
Flash Guide Number 10m Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Sync-Speed 1s 1s
Flash Exposure Correction  ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)
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 ±3EV (1/2, 1/3, 1 EV step)

Video

Maximum Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080
Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480  1440 x 1080  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480  1440 x 1080
Motion JPEG Frame Rate 30fps 60fps
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Video Formats Supported  MOV  M-JPEG  AVCHD  AVC  MJPEG  MP4  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  MPEG-4  MOV  M-JPEG  AVCHD  AVC  MJPEG  MP4  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  MPEG-4
Analog Signal Format System  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC
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 PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL/NTSC
Resolution At Capture Speed  1920x1080@30fps
BEST
 1920x1080@30fps
HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD

Audio

Audio System  Stereo  Stereo
Audio Formats Supported  WAV  PCM  .wav
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 WAV  PCM  .wav

Memory

Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD  MS PRO  MS PRO Duo  MS Pro-HG  MS Pro-HG Duo  MS Pro-HG Duo HX  RS-MMC  SDIO  MSXC  MS XC-HG Duo  MMC+  SDXC  SDHC  SD  MS PRO  MS PRO Duo  MS Pro-HG  MS Pro-HG Duo  MS Pro-HG Duo HX  RS-MMC  SDIO  MSXC  MS XC-HG Duo  MMC+

Display

Display Diagonal 3" 3"
Field of View 100% 100%
Display Resolution 1,037,000 pixels 921,600 pixels
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Display  TFT  TFT
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Display Diagonal (metric) Unknown - Click to provide data 7.5cm

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size Unknown - Click to provide data 0.39"
Magnification Unknown - Click to provide data 1.07x
Viewfinder Type  electrical  Electronic  electrical  Electronic
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Ports & Interfaces

USB Connector Type  USB  USB
HDMI Connector Type  Micro  Micro
USB Connector  Micro-USB  Micro-USB B  Micro-USB  Micro-USB B

Camera

White Balance  Auto  Manual  Tungsten  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Shade  Flash  Underwater  Sunny  Daylight  Incandescent  Custom modes  Fine  Fluorescent L  Outdoor  Direct sunlight  custom m  cus  Auto  Manual  Tungsten  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Shade  Flash  Underwater  Sunny  Daylight  Incandescent  Custom modes  Fine  Fluorescent L  Outdoor  Direct sunlight  custom m  cus
Shooting Modes  Auto  Scene  Movie  Manual  Mo  Auto  Scene  Movie  Manual  Mo
Photo Effects  Black&White  Sepia  Vivid  Neutral  Black&White  Sepia  Vivid  Neutral
Self-Timer Delay
Camera File System  Exif 2.2  DCF  DPOF  PRINT Image Matching III  Exif  Exif 2.3  RAW  MPF  Exif 2.2  DCF  DPOF  PRINT Image Matching III  Exif  Exif 2.3  RAW  MPF
Built-In Processor
Playback Modes  Slideshow  Slideshow
Eye Relief Unknown - Click to provide data 23mm
Scene Modes  Beach  Snow  Children  Close-up (macro)  Documents  Fireworks  Landscape  Night  Night portrait  Night landscape  Panorama  Portrait  Sports  Sunset  3D Photography  Twilight  Beach  Snow  Children  Close-up (macro)  Documents  Fireworks  Landscape  Night  Night portrait  Night landscape  Panorama  Portrait  Sports  Sunset  3D Photography  Twilight
Languages Support  GRE  EST  SLV  SER  LAV  UKR  NOR  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  LIT  ITA  SLK  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  Multi  DE  EN  ES  FI  FR  IT  NO  RU  SE  R  I  K  SP  SW  GRE  EST  SLV  SER  LAV  UKR  NOR  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  LIT  ITA  SLK  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  Multi  DE  EN  ES  FI  FR  IT  NO  RU  SE  R  I  K  SP  SW

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 309g 284g
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Height 67mm 66.9mm
Depth 38.4mm 45.1mm
Width 114.9mm 120mm
Weight (including Battery) 357g 343.8g
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Battery

Power Source Type  Battery  USB  Battery  USB
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
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 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Supported Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Battery Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Life (max) Unknown - Click to provide data 1.5h
Battery Life 350 shots 360 shots
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Operational Conditions

Storage Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data

Packaging Content

Cables Included  USB  USB
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Other Features

Camera Shutter Speed

Technical Details

Image Processor  BIONZ  BIONZ
Silent Shooting
Viewfinder Resolution Unknown - Click to provide data 1 pixels
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