Fujifilm GFX 50R vs Olympus OM-D E-M1X Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

GFX 50R vs OM-D E-M1X - Side by side

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Fujifilm GFX 50R vs Olympus OM-D E-M1X Specs


  • Introduced in September 2018
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Medium format
  • 51 megapixel
  • 3 frames/second
  • 100 - 12800 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 81.00mm (3.2") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount G-Bajonett
  • WiFi built-in
  • 160.7 x 96.5 x 66.4mm³ (6.3" x 3.8" x 2.6")
  • 775g (25.0 oz.)

All specs: Main page for GFX 50R


  • Introduced in January 2019
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Four Thirds
  • 20 megapixel
  • 18 frames/second
  • 64 - 25600 ISO
  • 4096 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 76.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount Micro Four Thirds (MFT)
  • WiFi built-in
  • 144.4 x 156.8 x 75.4mm³ (5.7" x 6.2" x 3.0")
  • 997g (32.2 oz.)

All specs: Main page for OM-D E-M1X

GFX 50R vs OM-D E-M1X 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: GFX 50R and OM-D E-M1X sensor area comparison

Better choice: Fujifilm GFX 50R

GFX 50R vs OM-D E-M1X: Viewfinder

GFX 50R has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 3.69 megapixel with magnification of 0.77x.

OM-D E-M1X has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 2.36 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.83x.

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.

GFX 50R (0.77x)

OM-D E-M1X (0.83x)

Simulated viewfinder of the GFX 50RSimulated viewfinder of the OM-D E-M1X

Advantage: Olympus OM-D E-M1X

Fujifilm GFX 50R VS Olympus OM-D E-M1X Other Specs Comparison

Why is Fujifilm GFX 50R a better choice



Larger sensor (5)Medium formatFour Thirds
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)51.4020.40
Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)3.692.36
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)2.361.04
Weighs less (2)775g
(25.0 oz.)
(32.2 oz.)
More portable (2)1030cm³
(65 cu.in.)
(108 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the GFX 50R are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the better viewfinder. We also like that the display has a higher resolution, the lower weight than the OM-D E-M1X and the more compact size.

The GFX 50R scores 20 points.

Otherwise why to choose Olympus OM-D E-M1X



Higher speed (4, frames/second)318
Auto Focus points (4)117121
Better sensibility (4)100 - 12800 ISO64 - 25600 ISO
Larger lens selection (3)580
Image stabilizer (3)
Better Video (2)1920 x 10804096 x 2160
Longer battery life (3, photos)400870
GPS (2)
Environmental sealing (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the OM-D E-M1X are that the camera is faster, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the larger sensitivity. We also like the larger selection of lenses, the optical image stabilizer and the superior video recording. A recommendation of the OM-D E-M1X is made easy by that the battery has more stamina, the built-in GPS.

Yields 25 points for the OM-D E-M1X.

Common Specs for both cameras compared



Sensor cleaning
Articulated screen
Touch screen
External microphone
Fujifilm GFX 50R VS Olympus OM-D E-M1X Dimensions

Look at front view of the GFX 50R and OM-D E-M1X

GFX 50R und OM-D E-M1X, front viewGFX 50R und OM-D E-M1X, front view

Top view of cameras

GFX 50R und OM-D E-M1X, view from aboveGFX 50R und OM-D E-M1X, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Fujifilm GFX 50R

Olympus OM-D E-M1X


We recommend Olympus OM-D E-M1X as better choice.

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