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Fujifilm GFX 50R vs Olympus OM-D E-M5 Specs
All specs: Main page for GFX 50R
All specs: Main page for OM-D E-M5
GFX 50R vs OM-D E-M5 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:
Better choice: Fujifilm GFX 50R
GFX 50R vs OM-D E-M5: Viewfinder
GFX 50R has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 3.69 megapixel with magnification of 0.77x.
OM-D E-M5 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 1.44 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.74x.
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-M5 (0.74x)
Advantage: Fujifilm GFX 50R
Fujifilm GFX 50R VS Olympus OM-D E-M5 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Fujifilm GFX 50R a better choice
|Larger sensor (5)||Medium format||Four Thirds|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||51.40||16.10|
|Auto Focus points (4)||117||35|
|Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)||3.69||1.44|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||2.36||0.61|
|External microphone (2)|
|USB 3.0 (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the GFX 50R are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Fujifilm are the better viewfinder, that the display has a higher resolution and the connector for an external microphone. Another advantage over the OM-D E-M5: the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection and the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video.
The GFX 50R scores 26 points.
Otherwise why to choose Olympus OM-D E-M5
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||3||9|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 12800 ISO||200 - 25600 ISO|
|Larger lens selection (3)||5||80|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||400||750|
|Weighs less (2)||775g|
|More portable (2)||1030cm³|
|Environmental sealing (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the OM-D E-M5 are that the camera is faster, the larger sensitivity and the larger selection of lenses. We also like the optical image stabilizer, that the battery has more stamina and the lower weight than the GFX 50R. Another advantage over the GFX 50R: the more compact size.
Yields 21 points for the OM-D E-M5.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Video resolution||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|Fujifilm GFX 50R VS Olympus OM-D E-M5 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the GFX 50R and OM-D E-M5
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Fujifilm GFX 50R
Olympus OM-D E-M5
We recommend Fujifilm GFX 50R as better choice.
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