Olympus OM-D E-M1X vs Canon EOS M100 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

OM-D E-M1X vs EOS M100 - Side by side

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Olympus OM-D E-M1X vs Canon EOS M100 Specs

OM-D E-M1X

  • Introduced in January 2019
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Four Thirds
  • 20 megapixel
  • 18 frames/second
  • 64 - 25600 ISO
  • 4096 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 76.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount Micro Four Thirds (MFT)
  • WiFi built-in
  • 144.4 x 156.8 x 75.4mm³ (5.7" x 6.2" x 3.0")
  • 997g (32.2 oz.)

All specs: Main page for OM-D E-M1X

EOS M100

  • Introduced in August 2017
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: APS-C
  • 24 megapixel
  • 6 frames/second
  • 100 - 25600 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount EF-M
  • WiFi built-in
  • 108.2 x 67.1 x 35.1mm³ (4.3" x 2.6" x 1.4")
  • 302g (9.7 oz.)

All specs: Main page for EOS M100

OM-D E-M1X vs EOS M100 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:

Infographic: OM-D E-M1X and EOS M100 sensor area comparisonAdvantage: Canon EOS M100

Olympus OM-D E-M1X VS Canon EOS M100 Other Specs Comparison

Why is Olympus OM-D E-M1X a better choice

OM-D E-M1X

EOS M100

Higher speed (4, frames/second)186
Auto Focus points (4)12149
Better sensibility (4)64 - 25600 ISO100 - 25600 ISO
Larger lens selection (3)807
Image stabilizer (3)
Better Video (2)4096 x 21601920 x 1080
External microphone (2)
Longer battery life (3, photos)870295
USB 3.0 (2)
GPS (2)
Environmental sealing (2)

Conclusion: Advantages of the OM-D E-M1X are that the camera is faster, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the larger sensitivity. We also like the larger selection of lenses, the optical image stabilizer and the superior video recording. A recommendation of the OM-D E-M1X is made easy by the connector for an external microphone, that the battery has more stamina and the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video. Finally, there's the the built-in GPS.

The OM-D E-M1X scores 29 points.

Otherwise why to choose Canon EOS M100

OM-D E-M1X

EOS M100

Larger sensor (5)Four ThirdsAPS-C
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)20.4024.20
Built-in flash (2)
Weighs less (2)997g
(32.2 oz.)
302g
(9.7 oz.)
More portable (2)1707cm³
(108 cu.in.)
255cm³
(16 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS M100 are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the built-in flash. A nice touch is the lower weight than the OM-D E-M1X and the more compact size.

Yields 16 points for the EOS M100.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

OM-D E-M1X

EOS M100

Sensor cleaning
Sensor resolution (MP)1.041.04
Articulated screen
Touch screen
WiFi
Olympus OM-D E-M1X VS Canon EOS M100 Dimensions

Look at front view of the OM-D E-M1X and EOS M100

OM-D E-M1X und EOS M100, front viewOM-D E-M1X und EOS M100, front view

Top view of cameras

OM-D E-M1X und EOS M100, view from aboveOM-D E-M1X und EOS M100, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Olympus OM-D E-M1X

Canon EOS M100

29
16

We recommend Olympus OM-D E-M1X as better choice.

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