Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II Review

 

Review of Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II - Overview, Score, Pros & Cons, Customer Reviews and Sample Images.

 

Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II Review

 

 

 

OVERVIEW

 

The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II is the company's flagship compact system camera (CSC), built to a really high standard. With a mini-DSLR-like form, weather-sealing, solid magnesium chassis and heaps of manual controls methods, the Mark II is a small camera to be taken seriously.

 

- Mirrorless Camera
- 20.4 Megapixels Live MOS Sensor
- New TruePic VIII Dual Quad Core Image Processor
- 5-Axis IS
- 60 frames per second S-AF, 18 frames per second C-AF (silent electronic shutter)
- 15 frames per second S-AF, 10 frames per second C-AF (mechanical shutter)
- 121-Point Dual Fast AF
- 3-Inch Touch LCD

 

 

SCORE, PROS & CONS

 

>> OVERALL SCORE

 

9/10

 

>> PROS

 

- Built-in image stabilisation
- Super-quick reactions across the board, from start up, to autofocus, burst speed, capture and playback.
- Up to 60fps Raw capture.
- Large, sharp EVF.
- Vari-angle touch-screen display.
- High-resolution capture mode.
- Robust lens system.
- Weather-sealed body.
- 4K video support.

 

>> CONS

 

- Relatively small sensor size.
- Expensive.
- Only one SD slot supports UHS-II.
- Tracking focus ineffective at top speeds.
- 60fps shooting is limited in duration.

 

 

CUSTOMER REVIEWS

"So much great stuff (pro capture, 60 fps, customizable to exactly the way you want it), fantastic lenses..."

 

" I love this one for it's 20mp sensor, the Pro Capture feature and superb/perfect handling."

 

"The exterior is very solid. The grip is much, much improved. There's no gap between my fingers"

 

 

>> For More Customer Reviews, Info & Pricing:

 

https://www.amazon.com/Olympus-Mirrorless-Camera-Megapixels-5-Axis/dp/B01M4MB3DK

 

DETAILED SPECIFICATIONS

 

Autofocus Points: 121
Battery Type: Lithium Ion
Compatible Mountings: Micro Four Thirds

 

Configuration: Base
Continuous Shooting Speed: 60 fps

 

Display: LCD
Display Fixture Type: Articulating
Display Resolution Maximum: 1,037,000
Display Size: 3 inches
Display Technology: LCD

 

Effective Still Resolution: 20.4 MP
Expanded ISO Maximum: 25,600
Expanded ISO Minimum: 64
External Memory Included: No

 

File Format: RAW, JPEG
Flash Memory Installed Size: 256
Flash Memory Type: SDXC
Flash Type: External
Form Factor: slr_style_mirrorless

 

Image Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Image Stabilization: Dynamic

 

Item Dimensions: 3.6 x 5.3 x 2.7 inches
Item Weight: 1.1 pounds

 

Lithium Battery Energy Content: 12.8 Watt Hours
Lithium Battery Voltage: 7.4 Volts

Maximum Shutter Speed: 60 seconds
Memory Slots Available: 2

 

Optical Sensor Resolution: 20.4 MP
Optical Sensor Technology: CMOS
Optical Zoom: 1x

 

Photo Sensor Technology: CMOS
Processor Description: TruePic VII
Self-timer: Yes
Sensor Cleaning Method: Built-in

 

Shipping Weight: 2.99 pounds

 

Supported Battery Types: Olympus BLH-1
Touch Screen Type: Capacitive

 

Video Capture Format: 4K
Video Capture Resolution: other

 

Viewfinder Description: 2,360,000
Viewfinder Magnification: 1.48
Viewfinder Type electronic: viewfinder

 

Weather Resistance: weatherproof

 

 

Photos of Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II

 

 

 

 

 

SAMPLE PHOTOS

 

Photos shot with Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

VERDICT

 

The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II shoots faster and does more than other high-end mirrorless cameras, but it's also more expensive.

 

Score: 9/10

 

>> For More Info, Customer Reviews & Pricing:

 

https://www.amazon.com/Olympus-Mirrorless-Camera-Megapixels-5-Axis/dp/B01M4MB3DK

 

 

 

 

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