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Olympus OM-D E-M1X vs Canon EOS R Specs
All specs: Main page for OM-D E-M1X
All specs: Main page for EOS R
OM-D E-M1X vs EOS R 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:Advantage: Canon EOS R
OM-D E-M1X vs EOS R: Viewfinder
OM-D E-M1X has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.36 megapixel with magnification of 0.83x.
EOS R has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 3.68 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.76x.
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-M1X (0.83x)
EOS R (0.76x)
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.
Olympus OM-D E-M1X VS Canon EOS R Other Specs Comparison
Why is Olympus OM-D E-M1X a better choice
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||18||5|
|Larger lens selection (3)||80||4|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Better Video (2)||4096 x 2160||3840 x 2160|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||870||370|
Conclusion: Advantages of the OM-D E-M1X are that the camera is faster, the larger selection of lenses and the optical image stabilizer. A nice touch is the superior video recording, that the battery has more stamina and the built-in GPS.
The OM-D E-M1X scores 17 points.
Otherwise why to choose Canon EOS R
|Larger sensor (5)||Four Thirds||Full frame|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||20.40||31.30|
|Auto Focus points (4)||121||5955|
|Better sensibility (4)||64 - 25600 ISO||100 - 40000 ISO|
|Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)||2.36||3.68|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.04||2.10|
|Weighs less (2)||997g|
|More portable (2)||1707cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the EOS R are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Canon are the larger sensitivity, the better viewfinder and that the display has a higher resolution. A nice touch is the lower weight than the OM-D E-M1X and the more compact size.
Yields 28 points for the EOS R.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Olympus OM-D E-M1X VS Canon EOS R Dimensions|
Look at front view of the OM-D E-M1X and EOS R
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Olympus OM-D E-M1X
Canon EOS R
We recommend Canon EOS R as better choice.
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