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Fujifilm X-T3 vs Olympus PEN E-PL8 Specs
All specs: Main page for X-T3
All specs: Main page for PEN E-PL8
X-T3 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 X-T3
Fujifilm X-T3 VS Olympus PEN E-PL8 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||81|
|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, the superior video recording and the connector for an external microphone. Another advantage over the PEN E-PL8: that the battery has more stamina, the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video.
The X-T3 scores 27 points.
Otherwise why to choose Olympus PEN E-PL8
|Better sensibility (4)||160 - 12800 ISO||200 - 25600 ISO|
|Larger lens selection (3)||25||80|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Weighs less (2)||539g|
|More portable (2)||723cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the PEN E-PL8 are the larger sensitivity, the larger selection of lenses and the optical image stabilizer. A nice touch is the lower weight than the X-T3 and the more compact size.
Yields 14 points for the PEN E-PL8.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Sensor resolution (MP)||1.04||1.04|
|Fujifilm X-T3 VS Olympus PEN E-PL8 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the X-T3 and PEN E-PL8
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Olympus PEN E-PL8
We recommend Fujifilm X-T3 as better choice.
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