Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Fujifilm X-T30 vs Olympus OM-D E-M5 Specs
All specs: Main page for X-T30
All specs: Main page for OM-D E-M5
X-T30 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 X-T30
X-T30 vs OM-D E-M5: Viewfinder
X-T30 has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.36 megapixel with magnification of 0.62x.
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.
OM-D E-M5 (0.74x)
Note: Differences in the image area are the result of different image ratios, 3:2 or 4:3. That can make it difficult to compare the viewfinder magnification of both cameras. However, with these two cameras the difference is considerable in any case.
Fujifilm X-T30 VS Olympus OM-D E-M5 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Fujifilm X-T30 a better choice
|Larger sensor (5)||APS-C||Four Thirds|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||26.10||16.10|
|Auto Focus points (4)||425||35|
|Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)||2.36||1.44|
|Built-in flash (2)|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.04||0.61|
|Better Video (2)||3840 x 2160||1920 x 1080|
|External microphone (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the X-T30 are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Fujifilm are the better viewfinder, the built-in flash and that the display has a higher resolution. A nice touch is the superior video recording, the connector for an external microphone and the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection.
The X-T30 scores 28 points.
Otherwise why to choose Olympus OM-D E-M5
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||8||9|
|Better sensibility (4)||200 - 12800 ISO||200 - 25600 ISO|
|Larger lens selection (3)||25||80|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||380||750|
|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.
Yields 17 points for the OM-D E-M5.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Fujifilm X-T30 VS Olympus OM-D E-M5 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the X-T30 and OM-D E-M5
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Olympus OM-D E-M5
We recommend Fujifilm X-T30 as better choice.
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