Olympus E-M10 vs E-M5 vs E-M1 Specs Comparison

Olympus OM-D E-M10is truly an impressive little camera. It achieved 80% score and got gold award from Dpreview. See Olympus OM-D E-M10 Sample Images.

Below is the full specs comparison table of Olympus OM-D E-M10, Olympus OM-D E-M5 and Olympus OM-D E-M1. Some differences like sensor, image size, shooting speed, lcd size etc.. detailed as bold.

FeatureOM-D E-M10OM-D E-M5OM-D E-M1
Sensor Resolution16.1 MP16.1 MP16.3 MP
Sensor TypeFour ThirdsFour ThirdsFour Thirds
Sensor Size17.3x13mm17.3x13mm17.3x13mm
Image Size4608 x 34564608 x 34564608 x 3456
Image ProcessorTruePic VIITruePic VITruePic VII
In-body Image StabilizerYes (3-Axis)Yes (5-Axis)Yes (5-Axis)
Continuous Shooting Speed8 FPS9 FPS10 FPS
Max Shutter Speed1/4000 to 60 sec1/4000 to 60 sec1/8000 to 60 sec
Native ISO SensitivityISO 100-25,600ISO 100-25,600ISO 100-25,600
Autofocus System81 points35 points81 points
Built-in FlashYesNoNo
Video OutputH.264H.264H.264
Video Resolution1920 x 1080 (30p)1920 x 1080 (30p)1920 x 1080 (30p)
LCD Resolution1,037,000 dots610,000 dots1,037,000 dots
Exposure Compensation±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 1 EV steps)±3 (at 1/3 EV steps)±5 (at 1/3 EV, 1/2 EV, 1 EV steps)
Battery Life (CIPA)320 shots330 shots350 shots
USB Version222
Dimensions119 x 82 x 46121.9 x 88.9 x 43.1130 x 94 x 63 mm
MSRP Price$699.00$749.00$1,299.00

It’s clear that Olympus OM-D E-M10 is a budget friendly micro four thirds shooter with an affordable price, and Olympus OM-D E-M10 holds its own against entry-level DSLRs in terms of image quality and handling, and beats them all in terms of direct control. We highly recommend the new Olympus OM-D E-M10 camera.