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Fujifilm X-T3 vs Olympus PEN E-PL5 Specs
All specs: Main page for X-T3
All specs: Main page for PEN E-PL5
X-T3 vs PEN E-PL5 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 X-T3
Fujifilm X-T3 VS Olympus PEN E-PL5 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Fujifilm X-T3 a better choice
|Larger sensor (5)||APS-C||Four Thirds|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||26.10||16.10|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||20||8|
|Auto Focus points (4)||425||35|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.04||0.46|
|Better Video (2)||3840 x 2160||1920 x 1080|
|External microphone (2)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||390||350|
|USB 3.0 (2)|
|Environmental sealing (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the X-T3 are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and that the camera is faster. Additional pros for the Fujifilm are the faster and more accurate auto focus, that the display has a higher resolution and the superior video recording. A recommendation of the X-T3 is made easy by the connector for an external microphone, that the battery has more stamina and the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection. Finally, there's the the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video.
The X-T3 scores 31 points.
Otherwise why to choose Olympus PEN E-PL5
|Better sensibility (4)||160 - 12800 ISO||200 - 25600 ISO|
|Larger lens selection (3)||25||80|
|Weighs less (2)||539g|
|More portable (2)||723cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the PEN E-PL5 are the larger sensitivity, the larger selection of lenses and the lower weight than the X-T3. Another advantage over the X-T3: the more compact size.
Yields 11 points for the PEN E-PL5.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Fujifilm X-T3 VS Olympus PEN E-PL5 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the X-T3 and PEN E-PL5
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Olympus PEN E-PL5
We recommend Fujifilm X-T3 as better choice.
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