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Fujifilm GFX 50R vs Olympus PEN E-PL8 Specs
All specs: Main page for GFX 50R
All specs: Main page for PEN E-PL8
GFX 50R vs PEN E-PL8 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
Fujifilm GFX 50R VS Olympus PEN E-PL8 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||81|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||2.36||1.04|
|External microphone (2)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||400||350|
|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 that the display has a higher resolution, the connector for an external microphone and that the battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the PEN E-PL8: the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video.
The GFX 50R scores 23 points.
Otherwise why to choose Olympus PEN E-PL8
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||3||8|
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 12800 ISO||200 - 25600 ISO|
|Larger lens selection (3)||5||80|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Weighs less (2)||775g|
|More portable (2)||1030cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the PEN E-PL8 are that the camera is faster, the larger sensitivity and the larger selection of lenses. We also like the optical image stabilizer, the lower weight than the GFX 50R and the more compact size.
Yields 18 points for the PEN E-PL8.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Video resolution||1920 x 1080||1920 x 1080|
|Fujifilm GFX 50R VS Olympus PEN E-PL8 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the GFX 50R and PEN E-PL8
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Fujifilm GFX 50R
Olympus PEN E-PL8
We recommend Fujifilm GFX 50R as better choice.
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