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Olympus PEN E-PM2

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Olympus PEN E-PM2 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Olympus PEN E-PM2 number 517 across all digital cameras.
95
Reviews
85 Reviews + 12 Awards
78
Features
Good Features
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has great expert reviews and marvellous user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this digital camera to others.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
This Olympus digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Higher than average megapixels
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Good-looking camera. great-looking photos. \
Get pro standard shots from a camera you can take everywhere. \\it might be miles smaller and more stylish than an SLR camera, but don't be fooled! the e-pm2 still delivers all the incredible optical quality of professional photography, thanks to its powerful sensor and image processor identical to our top OM-D camera.\
\<br> focus & shoot on your touchscreen \
Focus & shoot in a split second all with the tip of your finger. \\the e-pm2 combines one of the fastest autofocus and with a fast-response touchscreen heralding a whole new style of shooting. it lets you focus and shoot in an instant with your fingertip. so you can capture all the perfection of those fleeting moments.\
\<br> expert-proof. beginner-friendly. \
This PEN takes user-friendliness to whole new levels. \\whichever mode you happen to be in, one touch of a button takes you straight to the live guide, where you can get the most of your shots thanks to ingenious features that are more intuitive than ever to use.\
\<br> get arty with your photos! \
Give your shots the wow factor - with 12 art filters & 6 art effects \\take your creativity up a notch with 12 art filters and 6 art effects designed to turn your photos and movies into striking artworks in an instant on your camera screen. play around and you ll be surprised just what visual masterpieces you can create from your photos!\
\<br> meet the best-connected PEN ever! \
Share stills and videos in your social networks wherever you are. \
Only 1024 x 768 still image resolution

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

77
Portrait Photography
Very Good
78
Landscape Photography
Very Good
79
Everyday Photography
Very Good
75
Sports Photography
Very Good
76
Wildlife Photography
Very Good

How Big is the Olympus PEN E-PM2?

The Olympus PEN E-PM2 is 109mm wide and 64.2mm tall. It is 33.8mm deep and weighs 233g.

Olympus PEN E-PM2 front dimensions
Olympus PEN E-PM2 size in context

Olympus PEN E-PM2 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Higher Than Average Megapixels

The average megapixels of all digital cameras is 16MP, with the lowest being 0.3MP and the highest being 80MP. The PEN E-PM2's sensor megapixels of 16.5MP is higher than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 30% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on digital cameras.

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Wide Range of Optical Zooms Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the optical zoom depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of optical zooms are possible with this camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many digital cameras.

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Wide Range of Minimum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum aperture numbers are possible with this camera.

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the PEN E-PM2 of 25,600 is higher than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is higher than 86% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. Digital cameras have ISO sensitivities (max) of between 200 and 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Optical Image Stabilisation May Be Available With Some Lenses

This camera has interchangeable lenses so whether this camera has an image stabilizer depends on the lens being used.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The PEN E-PM2 has a built-in flash. 68% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Average Weight

The PEN E-PM2's weight of 233g is fairly typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the heaviest 57% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Features Bluetooth

The PEN E-PM2 features bluetooth, unlike 95% of digital cameras which do not feature bluetooth.

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Has an HDMI Port

The PEN E-PM2 has an HDMI port. 73% of cameras do not have an HDMI port.

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3D

The PEN E-PM2 is 3D, unlike 90% of digital cameras which are not 3D.

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Supports Video Capability

video capability

The PEN E-PM2 supports video capability. 67% of cameras do not support video capability.

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Supports Live View

The PEN E-PM2 supports live view, unlike 83% of cameras which do not support live view.

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Has an External Flash Connector

The PEN E-PM2 has an external flash connector, unlike 86% of cameras which do not have an external flash connector.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Olympus PEN E-PM2's display diagonal of 3" is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 90% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The PEN E-PM2 supports Full HD video, which is unusual. 76% of cameras do not support Full HD video.

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Wide Range of Maximum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the maximum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of maximum aperture numbers are possible with this camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1280 x 720|640 x 480 pixels, which is the most frequently supported resolution on cameras.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Olympus PEN E-PM2 has a touchscreen. 83% of cameras do not have a touchscreen.

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Only 1024 X 768 Still Image Resolution

The PEN E-PM2 supports a maximum still image resolution of 1024 x 768. That's 73% lower still image resolution than a 1712 x 1712 digital camera, which is the most common resolution supported by cameras. Across all cameras the worst resolution is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Features Multi-Shot Function

The Olympus PEN E-PM2 features multi-shot function, which is unusual. 90% of cameras do not feature multi-shot function.

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Wide Range of Minimum Focal Lengths (35mm Film Equiv) Depending On Lens Used

This Olympus camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) are possible with this camera.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

olympus v206021be000, olympus v206021wu020, olympus v206021su020, olympus v206021su000, olympus fbaepm2, olympus epm2

Barcodes:

00050332184206, 00050332184343, 00050332184350, 00050332184367, 00050332420090, 00050332420106, 04017386095663, 04017386214842, 04017386235052, 04017386268050, 04017386419711, 04017386498815, 04017386613461, 04017386809666, 04545350042387, 04545350042394, 04545350042400, 04545350042417, 04545350042455

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