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Olympus EPL5

Olympus EPL5
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93
Reviews
100 Reviews + 10 Awards
83
Features
Fully-Featured
71
Popularity
Lots of Positive Reviews
66
Age
6 Years Old
76
Kagoo Score
Very Good
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and multi award winning 3x optical zoom camera, with a Best Buy award from three expert review websites and 7 further awards from other expert sites. It has an image stabiliser and a touchscreen, is 3D and supports Wi-Fi. A number of reviews mentioned that it has an outstanding screen, a good image sensor and it produces very good images.
Techradar Recommended Pocket Lint Hot Product PhotographyBlog.com Highly Recommended Ephotozine Highly Recommended
16.1MP
4608 X 3456
PIXELS IMAGE
RESOLUTION
3x
OPTICAL ZOOM
FULL HD VIDEO
RESOLUTION
3.5
MINIMUM
25,600
MAXIMUM ISO
SPEED
1s
CAMERA
279g
14x
DIGITAL ZOOM
3"
SCREEN
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With outstanding reviews and excellent features, we have ranked the Olympus EPL5 number 4 across all digital cameras.

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Kagoo Score
93
Reviews
83
Features
72
Popularity
0
Value for Money
67
Age

76

76
Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 76?

reviews indicate that it has great expert reviews and great user reviews with an average overall rating of 88%, based on 100 reviews. This digital camera has received 10 awards including a "Best Buy" award from Lydogbillede.dk plus two other sites and a "Highly Recommended" award from Ephotozine plus two other sites.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer cameras with better features are available. However this Olympus digital camera has good reviews so it may still be worth considering.
The EPL5 has some great features:
High megapixels
Tiny optical zoom
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels video resolution
Ok minimum aperture number
Focus & shoot on your touchscreen
Stay in the picture from any angle
Get arty with your photos!
Meet the best-connected PEN ever!

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each digital camera by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age and value for money.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the digital camera is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec digital cameras come to market, the older digital cameras will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

93
Reviews

Average Review Score

4.4 stars (100 reviews)

31%

of Customers Would Recommend
5 Stars
31 Reviews
4 Stars
26 Reviews
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3 Highly Recommended Awards

It's received a Highly Recommended Award from expert review sites PhotographyBlog.com, Ephotozine and Camera Labs.
Highly Recommended from PhotographyBlog.com Highly Recommended from Ephotozine Highly Recommended from Camera Labs

2 Recommended Awards

The Olympus EPL5 has received a Recommended Award from expert review sites Techradar and dgl.ru.
Recommended from Techradar Recommended from dgl.ru

5 Further Awards

It's received five Awards from a number of expert reviews sites including lydogbillede.dk, Lydogbilde.no and Pocket Lint.
Best Buy 5 Star from lydogbillede.dk Best Buy 5 Star from Lydogbilde.no Hot Product from Pocket Lint Good Buy from fotomaniak.pl Best Buy from ljudochbild.se

What Are People Saying About the Olympus EPL5?

Picture Quality
10
2
Viewfinder / Screen
8
0
Features
3
0
Lens System
4
1
Size and Weight
14
0
Design
5
3
Price
5
1
Ease of Use
2
2
Robustness
3
0
Connectivity
0
1
6 Out of 10 People Thought the Olympus EPL5 Was Reasonably Priced
  • ... controls, a lightweight body, a large screen, fast focusing, and does it all at a pretty great price tag. The camera will be one that both beginners and ...
    digitalcamerareview.com 5 Dec 2012
  • ... hit the nail on the head with this one. The E-PL5 delivers exceptional image quality at a reasonable price point, but also delivers in its build, features ...
    Pocket Lint 21 Nov 2012
  • ... hit the nail on the head with this one. The E-PL5 delivers exceptional image quality at a reasonable price point, but also delivers in its build, features ...
    Pocket Lint 21 Nov 2012
  • The Vast Majority of Owners Thought the Olympus EPL5 Was Reliable

    Four people thought that the Olympus EPL5 was very well made.

  • ... Like the Olympus Pen E-PM2, I was impressed with the Pen E-PL5. The camera is well built, straightforward to use and full of features for enthusiast photographers, ...
    amateurphotographer.co.uk 1 Dec 2012
  • ... E-PL3 . The camera doesn't feature a panoramic mode, but does include a built in HDR bracketing mode, although unfortunately this doesn...
    Ephotozine 5 Dec 2012
  • ... E-PL3 . The camera doesn't feature a panoramic mode, but does include a built in HDR bracketing mode, although unfortunately this do.
    Ephotozine 5 Dec 2012
  • ... Olympus E-PL3 , as t... Sophisticated design. Tilting touchscreen. Anti shake built into camera. Small backplate buttons. Plasticky kit lens. Lacks convincing ...
    T3.com 1 Jan 2013
  • One Person Thought This Digital Camera Had a Battery That Lasted a Long Time
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    The Vast Majority of People Thought This Digital Camera Was Good in Terms of Size

    Several people thought that the Olympus EPL5 was compact and was a good size.

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    Compact
    6 people agree
    1 person disagrees
  • The Olympus E-PL5 (also known as the Olympus PEN Lite) is a new mid-range compact system camera. Featuring the same 16-megapixel “Live MOS” sensor ...
    PhotographyBlog.com 29 Oct 2012
  • The Olympus PEN Lite E-PL5 is the latest compact Micro Four Thirds camera from Olympus, sitting above the , it features the 16 megapixel sensor from the ...
    Ephotozine 5 Dec 2012
  • The Olympus PEN Lite E-PL5 is the latest compact Micro Four Thirds camera from Olympus, sitting above the , it features the 16 megapixel sensor from the ...
    Ephotozine 5 Dec 2012
  • Olympus has refreshed its PEN lineup of compact system cameras, with two new introductions to sit in the middle and at the bottom of the lineup. The Olympus ...
    Techradar 22 Oct 2012
  • View All Reviews About Compact
    A Good Size
    3 people agree
    No people disagree
    6 Out of 10 People Thought it Was Carefully Designed

    Several people thought that the Olympus EPL5 was very ergonomic, was well designed and good-looking.

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    Very Ergonomic
    4 people agree
    5 people disagree
  • The Olympus PEN Lite E-PL5 ($699.99 direct with lens) is the mid-level entry in the company's line of compact Micro Four Thirds cameras. It's a bit bigger ...
    PC Mag 15 Nov 2012
  • ... the Pen family is therefore well positioned to succeed...Good build quality Removable grip handle. Nice LCD Tilt screen Touchscreen controls. Generally ...
    Digital Versus 18 Dec 2012
  • ... ergonomic feel it has, when the Olympus MCG-2 hand grip is mounted, instead of the more slim grip, it comes with from the start. I did think of upgrading ...
    TraZer - Amazon.co.uk 20 Mar 2016
  • ... photography, I very often still take this one with me as well. The main reason is the very ergonomic feel it has, when the Olympus MCG-2 hand grip is mounted, ...
    TraZer - Amazon.co.uk 20 Mar 2016
  • View All Reviews About Ergonomic
    Well Designed
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    Good-Looking
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    Four People Thought the Olympus EPL5 Was Hard to Use

    Three people thought that the Olympus EPL5 had bad controls.

  • ... cameras. It's a bit bigger than the PEN E-PM2, but doesn't quite have the advanced control layout found in the PEN. The Olympus PEN Lite E-PL5 delivers ...
    PC Mag 15 Nov 2012
  • ... It's a bit bigger than the PEN E-PM2, but doesn't quite have the advanced control layout found in the PEN E-P3. Under... The Olympus PEN Lite E-PL5 delivers ...
    PC Mag 15 Nov 2012
  • ... up to 1600 ISO or even 3200 ISO. Decent kit lens. Touchscreen controls are patchy (can't be used in menus, some settings require physical buttons). Video ...
    Digital Versus 18 Dec 2012
  • Two People Thought it Had Well Designed Technical Features
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    Some People Thought This Digital Camera Was Bad in Terms of Connectivity

    Two people thought that the Olympus EPL5 didn't have wifi capacity.

  • Olympus PEN E-PL5 review The Olympus PEN E-PL5 is a mid-range mirror-less compact system camera (CSC) with a 16 Megapixel sensor and a 3in articulated ...
    Camera Labs 1 Nov 2012
  • ... advise you to use third party software. Fourthly, it lacks wi-fi which is expected these days from a new camera. The lens is not that great either. Everytime ...
    Norman - Amazon.co.uk 21 Jun 2014
  • One Person Thought it Had an OK Noise Level
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    More Than 10 People Thought the Olympus EPL5 Had a Lens That Was Good

    Several people thought that the Olympus EPL5 had an outstanding lens, autofocus and had a good image stabiliser.

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    Has an Outstanding Lens
    5 people agree
    3 people disagree
  • ... system camera] by terry on 23 November 2012 Price: $750 with 14-42mm lens The good gets better THE LOW-DOWN: This 16 megapixel camera uses the same sensor ...
    dpexpert.com.au 23 Nov 2012
  • ... producing lenses - make any camera relea...Tilting screen. OM. D sensor. Large lens range. Not an articulating screen.
    Techradar 22 Oct 2012
  • Olympus PEN E-PL5 review The Olympus PEN E-PL5 is a mid-range mirror-less compact system camera (CSC) with a 16 Megapixel sensor and a 3in articulated ...
    Camera Labs 1 Nov 2012
  • The Olympus PEN Lite E-PL5 ($699.99 direct with lens) is the mid-level entry in the company's line of compact Micro Four Thirds cameras. It's a bit bigger ...
    PC Mag 15 Nov 2012
  • View All Reviews About Lens
    Has an Outstanding Autofocus
    4 people agree
    2 people disagree
    Has a Good Image Stabiliser
    2 people agree
    No people disagree
    More Than 10 People Thought the Olympus EPL5 Had a Good Screen or Viewfinder

    Several people thought that the Olympus EPL5 was mirrorless and had a very good screen.

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    Mirrorless
    7 people agree
    No people disagree
  • Olympus PEN E-PL5 review The Olympus PEN E-PL5 is a mid-range mirror-less compact system camera (CSC) with a 16 Megapixel sensor and a 3in articulated ...
    Camera Labs 1 Nov 2012
  • ... Four Thirds standard and this m... The mirrorless compact system camera market now offers more choice than ever before and, with the addition of Canon's ...
    Camera Labs 1 Nov 2012
  • ... Micro Four Thirds standard and this m. The mirrorless compact system camera market now offers more choice than ever before and, with the addition of Canon's ...
    Camera Labs 1 Nov 2012
  • Olympus PEN E-PL5 review The Olympus PEN E-PL5 is a mid-range mirror-less compact system camera (CSC) with a 16 Megapixel sensor and a 3in articulated ...
    Camera Labs 1 Nov 2012
  • View All Reviews About Mirrorless
    Has an Excellent Screen
    7 people agree
    4 people disagree
    8 Out of 10 Owners Thought the Olympus EPL5 Took Good Pictures

    Several people thought that the Olympus EPL5 was very able to produce good images, had a good image sensor and had a very good picture quality.

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    Very Able to Produce Good Images
    10 people agree
    4 people disagree
  • ... E-PL5 is a very good model to transition to. Out of the box, the E-PL5 takes great photos. It does take time, however, to learn some of the features. Both ...
    Digitaltrends.com 17 Feb 2013
  • ... much faster response. I am well pleased with the camera and the excellent images it produces...
    Jas - Amazon.co.uk 22 Jul 2014
  • The E-PL5 retains a very high end point-and-shoot-eqsue style of camera body but adds a touch of retro appeal to its exterior. It makes maximum use of ...
    digitalcamerareview.com 5 Dec 2012
  • ... Our moans are very few and far between. The E-PL5 is a co...Great image quality as per OM-D E- 5, decent build quality, useful Art Filters, touchscreen, ...
    Pocket Lint 21 Nov 2012
  • View All Reviews About Images
    Has a Good Image Sensor
    7 people agree
    No people disagree
    Has a Brilliant Picture Quality
    5 people agree
    No people disagree
    6 Out of 10 People Thought it Was Not Good for Video Capture

    Three people thought that the Olympus EPL5 was bad for video recording.

  • Olympus PEN E-PL5 review The Olympus PEN E-PL5 is a mid-range mirror-less compact system camera (CSC) with a 16 Megapixel sensor and a 3in articulated ...
    Camera Labs 1 Nov 2012
  • ... be used in menus, some settings require physical buttons). Video image too highly contrasted, audio quality could be better.
    Digital Versus 18 Dec 2012
  • The Olympus PEN E-PL5, also known as the PEN Lite, is an entry-level Micro Four-Thirds mirrorless from Olympus. This digital camera is built around a 16 ...
    Neocamera.com 17 Sep 2012
  • Five People Thought it Did Not Have a Good Flash

    Five people thought that the Olympus EPL5 had a bad flash.

  • The E-PL5 retains a very high end point-and-shoot-eqsue style of camera body but adds a touch of retro appeal to its exterior. It makes maximum use of ...
    digitalcamerareview.com 5 Dec 2012
  • ... touchscreen, full range of Micro Four Thirds lenses. Flash is hotshoe-mounted only (not necessarily a problem), plastic grip looks a bit cheap, continuous ...
    Pocket Lint 21 Nov 2012
  • ... we miss the integral flash and handgrip of the E-P 2, and bemoan the plastic-y clip-on flash, plastic-.
    macworld.co.uk 30 Nov 2012
  • ... criticism otherwise similar to that of its E-P 3 predecessor, namely we miss the integral flash and handgrip of the E-P 2, and bemoan the plastic-y clip-on ...
    macworld.co.uk 30 Nov 2012
  • How Good Are Olympus Cameras?

    83
    Features

    Key Reasons For and Against

    High megapixels
    Tiny optical zoom
    1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels video resolution
    ok minimum aperture number
    High maximum ISO sensitivity
    Has an image stabiliser
    Very short camera shutter speed
    Supports Wi-Fi
    3D
    Has a touchscreen
    Supports Full HD video
    Has a built-in flash
    Has an HDMI
    Large display diagonal
    Big digital zoom
    Features calendar
    Very short maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)
    Long minimum focal length (35mm film equiv)
    4/3" image sensor size
    4608 x 3456 still image resolution
    Huge maximum aperture number
    1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels video resolution
    Has an auto Exposure (AE) lock
    Supports live view
    Has an HDMI port
    Has an external flash connector
    Has an Auto Focus (AF) assist beam
    Has a tripod mount
    Features multi-shot function
    Has an Auto Focus (AF) lock
    4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
    ok weight

    What the Reviews Say

    The vast majority of owners thought the Olympus EPL5 was reliable
    The vast majority of people thought this digital camera was good in terms of size
    6 out of 10 people thought it was carefully designed
    More than 10 people thought the Olympus EPL5 had a lens that was good
    More than 10 people thought the Olympus EPL5 had a good screen or viewfinder
    8 out of 10 owners thought the Olympus EPL5 took good pictures
    Four people thought the Olympus EPL5 was hard to use
    Some people thought this digital camera was bad in terms of connectivity
    6 out of 10 people thought it was not good for video capture
    Five people thought it did not have a good flash
    High Megapixels

    The megapixels of the Olympus E-PL5 of 16.1MP is higher than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is higher than 65% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The average megapixels of all cameras is 15MP, with the lowest being 0.3MP and the highest being 80MP.

    What does "megapixels" mean? Less Edit
    4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

    This digital camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608x3456 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras.

    What does "maximum image resolution" mean? Less Edit
    Tiny Optical Zoom

    The Olympus E-PL5's optical zoom of only 3x is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is smaller than 80% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

    What does "optical zoom" mean? Less Edit
    1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Video Resolution

    This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920x1080 pixels, which is typical of many cameras. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 is known as Full HD.

    A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 is known as Full HD.

    What does "maximum video resolution" mean? Less Edit
    ok Minimum Aperture Number

    The Olympus E-PL5's minimum aperture number of 3.5 is ok compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 78% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

    What does "minimum aperture number" mean? Less Edit
    High Maximum ISO Sensitivity

    Digital cameras have ISO sensitivities (max) of between 100 and 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 15,000. The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Olympus E-PL5 of 25,600 is in the highest 13% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

    What does "maximum ISO sensitivity" mean? Less Edit
    Has an Image Stabiliser

    The Olympus E-PL5 has an image stabiliser, as do 70% of digital cameras.

    What is an image stabiliser? Less Edit
    Very Short Camera Shutter Speed

    The average camera shutter speed of all cameras is 0.01s, with the shortest being 0.000016s and the longest being 4s. The camera shutter speed of the Olympus E-PL5 of only 0.00025s is shorter than 78% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

    What does "camera shutter speed" mean? Less Edit
    Supports Wi-Fi
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    The Olympus E-PL5 supports Wi-Fi. 73% of cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

    What is Wi-Fi? Less Edit
    3D

    The Olympus E-PL5 is 3D, unlike 92% of digital cameras which are not 3D.

    What does "3D" mean? Less Edit
    Has a Touchscreen
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    The Olympus E-PL5 has a touchscreen, unlike 83% of cameras which do not have a touchscreen.

    What is a touchscreen? Less Edit
    Supports Full HD Video
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    The Olympus E-PL5 supports Full HD video, which is unusual. 71% of cameras do not support Full HD video.

    What is Full HD video? Less Edit
    ok Weight
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    The weight of the Olympus E-PL5 of 279g is ok compared to most other cameras. It is heavier than 37% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

    What does "weight" mean? Less Edit
    Has a Built-in Flash
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    The Olympus E-PL5 has a built-in flash. 75% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

    What is a built-in flash? Less Edit
    Has an HDMI
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    The Olympus E-PL5 has an HDMI, unlike 62% of cameras which do not have an HDMI.

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    Large Display Diagonal
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    The Olympus E-PL5's display diagonal of 3" is in the largest 20% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The display diagonals of cameras range from 1" to 6.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

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    Big Digital Zoom

    Cameras have digital zooms of between 1x and 810x, and the average digital zoom is 11x. The Olympus E-PL5's digital zoom of 14x is in the biggest 7% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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    Features Calendar

    The Olympus E-PL5 features calendar, unlike 88% of cameras which do not feature calendar.

    Chart Hide Chart What is calendar? Less Edit
    Very Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

    The Olympus E-PL5's maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 84mm is shorter than 86% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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    Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

    The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Olympus E-PL5 of 28mm is longer than 79% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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    4/3" Image Sensor Size

    The Olympus E-PL5 has a bigger image sensor size than most cameras. This camera has a 4/3" image sensor size, whereas most cameras have a 1/2 to 1/2.5" image sensor size.

    A 1/3 or less" image sensor size is the worst image sensor size across similar types of digital camera.

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    4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

    The highest still image resolution supported by the Olympus E-PL5 is 4608 x 3456. That's 14% higher resolution than a 4320 x 3240 camera, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by cameras. This Olympus camera also supports a still image resolution of 1024x768, 2560x1920 and 4608x3456. Across all cameras the worst resolution is 2992 x 2000 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

    Chart Hide Chart What does "still image resolution" mean? Less Edit
    Huge Maximum Aperture Number

    The maximum aperture number of the Olympus E-PL5 of 22 is very large compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 2% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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    1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Video Resolution

    This digital camera supports a video resolution of 640x480|1280x720|1920x1080 pixels, which is typical of many cameras. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

    A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is classified as HD and TVs supporting this resolution are referred to as "HD Ready". However the resolution is not as detailed as Full HD (1920 x 1080).

    A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

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    Has an Auto Exposure (AE) Lock

    The Olympus E-PL5 has an auto Exposure (AE) lock. 73% of digital cameras do not have an auto Exposure (AE) lock.

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    Supports Live View

    The Olympus E-PL5 supports live view, which is unusual. 85% of digital cameras do not support live view.

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    Has an HDMI Port

    The Olympus E-PL5 has an HDMI port, which is unusual. 74% of cameras do not have an HDMI port.

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    Has an External Flash Connector

    The Olympus E-PL5 has an external flash connector, unlike 88% of digital cameras which do not have an external flash connector.

    Chart Hide Chart What is an external flash connector? Less Edit
    Has an Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam

    The Olympus E-PL5 has an Auto Focus (AF) assist beam. 71% of cameras do not have an Auto Focus (AF) assist beam.

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    Has a Tripod Mount

    The Olympus E-PL5 has a tripod mount, unlike 77% of cameras which do not have a tripod mount.

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    Features Multi-Shot Function

    The Olympus E-PL5 features multi-shot function. 92% of cameras do not feature multi-shot function.

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    Has an Auto Focus (AF) Lock

    The Olympus E-PL5 has an Auto Focus (AF) lock. 71% of digital cameras do not have an Auto Focus (AF) lock.

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    Popularity

    Popularity

    The Olympus EPL5 has been listed on Kagoo since January 2017 and is currently ranked number 4 out of 465 digital cameras.
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    Value for Money

    Value for Money

    The chart below compares the value for money of the Olympus EPL5 (the red dot) against some of its competitors (the blue dots). Hover on a blue dot to see additional info for each competitor. Click the dot to view that product.

    Better Value For Money Worse Value For Money

    What the Reviews Say

    6 out of 10 people thought the Olympus EPL5 was reasonably priced
    67
    Age

    Olympus EPL5 Release Date

    April 2013

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    On average, in the first 6 months after release, Olympus digital cameras drop in price by 3%.

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    Olympus EPL5 Specification

    Key Features
    Optical Zoom
    Weight
    Camera Type
    Megapixels
    Picture Quality
    Image Sensor Size
    Still Image Resolution
    Maximum Image Resolution
    Aspect Ratio
    Sensor Type
    Image Formats Supported
    Image Sensor Size (W X H)
    Total Megapixels
    Supported Aspect Ratios
    Design
    Energy Star Certified
    Material
    Colour
    Lens System
    Digital Zoom
    Minimum Aperture Number
    Maximum Aperture Number
    Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
    Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
    Aspherical Lens
    Lens Mount Interface
    Diaphragm Blade
    Filter Size
    Focusing
    Auto Focusing (AF) Modes
    Auto Focus (AF) Lock
    Auto Focus (AF) Assist Beam
    Auto Focus (AF) Points
    Light Exposure
    ISO Sensitivity
    Light Exposure Modes
    Maximum ISO Sensitivity
    Minimum ISO Sensitivity
    Auto Exposure (AE) Lock
    Light Metering
    Light Exposure Correction
    Light Exposure Control
    Shutter
    Camera Shutter Speed
    Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
    Flash
    External Flash Connector
    Flash Modes
    Flash Guide Number
    Flash Sync-Speed
    Flash Exposure Correction
    Video
    Full HD Video
    Maximum Video Resolution
    Video Recording
    Video Resolution
    Motion JPEG Frame Rate
    Video Formats Supported
    Analog Signal Format System
    HD Type
    Audio
    Built-in Microphone
    Voice Recording
    Audio Formats Supported
    Memory
    Compatible Memory Card
    Display
    Display Diagonal
    Field of View
    Touchscreen
    Display Resolution
    Display
    Viewfinder
    Magnification
    Ports & Interfaces
    PictBridge
    HDMI
    USB Version
    HDMI Connector Type
    Camera
    3D
    White Balance
    Photo Effects
    Self-Timer Delay
    Calendar
    Multi-Shot Function
    Histogram
    Image Quality Adjustment
    Image Editing
    Camera File System
    Live View
    Tripod Mount
    Camera Playback
    Scene Modes
    On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
    Weight & Dimensions
    Height
    Depth
    Width
    Weight (Including Battery)
    Battery
    Power Source Type
    Battery Technology
    Battery Type
    Operational Conditions
    Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
    Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
    Storage Temperature (T-T)
    Operating Temperature (T-T)
    Packaging Content
    Batteries Included
    Networking
    Wi-Fi
    Other Features
    Video Capability
    Built-in Flash
    USB 2.0 Port
    HDMI Port
    Dimensions (WxDxH)
    On/off Switch
    Panorama
    Frame
    Camera Shutter Speed
    Frame Rate
    Technical Details
    Flash Type

    Product Identifiers

    Manufacturer Part Numbers

    olympus v205040wu000, olympus v205040bu000, olympus v205041se000, olympus v205041be000, olympus v205040su000, olympus v205042be010, olympus v205044be000, olympus v205042se000, olympus v205041wu000, v205044be000 epl5, olympus 1699219, olympus 1698276, olympus 1699608, used s77132783, usedbfu504377, olympus epl5, used epl5

    Barcodes

     00000001698276,  00000001699219,  00000001699608,  00050332184176,  00050332184183,  00050332184190,  00050332184213,  00050332184220,  00050332184336,  00085171904005,  04017386211636,  04017386213760,  04017386293403,  04017386359109,  04017386656437,  04017386715400,  04017386871120,  04017386928121,  04545350042257,  04545350042264,  04545350042271,  04545350042288,  04545350042295,  04545350042301,  04545350042790

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