Canon EOS RP vs Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

EOS RP vs OM-D E-M10 Mark III - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Canon EOS RP vs Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III Specs

EOS RP

  • Introduced in February 2019
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Full frame
  • 26 megapixel
  • 5 frames/second
  • 100 - 40000 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 76.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount R Mount
  • WiFi built-in
  • 132.5 x 85 x 70mm³ (5.2" x 3.3" x 2.8")
  • 485g (15.6 oz.)

All specs: Main page for EOS RP

OM-D E-M10 Mark III

  • Introduced in August 2017
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Four Thirds
  • 16 megapixel
  • 8 frames/second
  • 100 - 25600 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 76.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount Micro Four Thirds (MFT)
  • WiFi built-in
  • 121.5 x 83.6 x 49.5mm³ (4.8" x 3.3" x 1.9")
  • 410g (13.2 oz.)

All specs: Main page for OM-D E-M10 Mark III

EOS RP vs OM-D E-M10 Mark III Sensors

On the pictures below the sensor areas of cameras are highlighted.

This infographic highlights the sensor areas of both models compared to other common sensor formats:

Infographic: EOS RP and OM-D E-M10 Mark III sensor area comparison

Advantage: Canon EOS RP

EOS RP vs OM-D E-M10 Mark III: Viewfinder

EOS RP has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.36 megapixel with magnification of 0.70x.

OM-D E-M10 Mark III has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 2.36 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.61x.

Viewfinder magnifications of compared cameras. The black area shows a magnification of 1x, relative to native size; in red is a magnification of 0.85x.

EOS RP (0.70x)

OM-D E-M10 Mark III (0.61x)

Simulated viewfinder of the EOS RPSimulated viewfinder of the OM-D E-M10 Mark III

Note: Differences in the image area are the result of different image ratios, 3:2 or 4:3. That can make it difficult to compare the viewfinder magnification of both cameras.

Canon EOS RP VS Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III Other Specs Comparison

Why is Canon EOS RP a better choice

EOS RP

OM-D E-M10 Mark III

Larger sensor (5)Full frameFour Thirds
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)26.2016.10
Auto Focus points (4)4779121
Better sensibility (4)100 - 40000 ISO100 - 25600 ISO
External microphone (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS RP are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Canon are the larger sensitivity and the connector for an external microphone.

The EOS RP scores 20 points.

Otherwise why to choose Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III

EOS RP

OM-D E-M10 Mark III

Higher speed (4, frames/second)58
Larger lens selection (3)480
Built-in flash (2)
Image stabilizer (3)
Longer battery life (3, photos)250330
Weighs less (2)485g
(15.6 oz.)
410g
(13.2 oz.)
More portable (2)788cm³
(50 cu.in.)
503cm³
(32 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the OM-D E-M10 Mark III are that the camera is faster, the larger selection of lenses and the built-in flash. A nice touch is the optical image stabilizer, that the battery has more stamina and the lower weight than the EOS RP. Another advantage over the EOS RP: the more compact size.

Yields 19 points for the OM-D E-M10 Mark III.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

EOS RP

OM-D E-M10 Mark III

Sensor cleaning
Sensor resolution (MP)1.041.04
Articulated screen
Touch screen
Video resolution3840 x 21603840 x 2160
WiFi
Canon EOS RP VS Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III Dimensions

Look at front view of the EOS RP and OM-D E-M10 Mark III

EOS RP und OM-D E-M10 Mark III, front viewEOS RP und OM-D E-M10 Mark III, front view

Top view of cameras

EOS RP und OM-D E-M10 Mark III, view from aboveEOS RP und OM-D E-M10 Mark III, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Canon EOS RP

Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III

20
19

We advise to choose the newest model: Canon EOS RP.

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