Olympus OM-D E-M1X vs Fujifilm GFX 50S Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

OM-D E-M1X vs GFX 50S - Side by side

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Olympus OM-D E-M1X vs Fujifilm GFX 50S 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

GFX 50S

  • Introduced in September 2016
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Medium format
  • 51 megapixel
  • 3 frames/second
  • 100 - 12800 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 81.00mm (3.2") Monitor, articulated
  • Lens mount G-Bajonett
  • WiFi built-in
  • 147.5 x 94.2 x 91.4mm³ (5.8" x 3.7" x 3.6")
  • 920g (29.7 oz.)

All specs: Main page for GFX 50S

OM-D E-M1X vs GFX 50S 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 GFX 50S sensor area comparisonAdvantage: Fujifilm GFX 50S

OM-D E-M1X vs GFX 50S: Viewfinder

OM-D E-M1X has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.36 megapixel with magnification of 0.83x.

GFX 50S has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 3.69 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.85x.

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)

GFX 50S (0.85x)

Simulated viewfinder of the OM-D E-M1XSimulated viewfinder of the GFX 50S

Better choice: Fujifilm GFX 50S

Olympus OM-D E-M1X VS Fujifilm GFX 50S Other Specs Comparison

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

OM-D E-M1X

GFX 50S

Higher speed (4, frames/second)183
Auto Focus points (4)121117
Better sensibility (4)64 - 25600 ISO100 - 12800 ISO
Larger lens selection (3)805
Image stabilizer (3)
Better Video (2)4096 x 21601920 x 1080
Longer battery life (3, photos)870400
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 that the battery has more stamina, the built-in GPS.

The OM-D E-M1X scores 25 points.

Otherwise why to choose Fujifilm GFX 50S

OM-D E-M1X

GFX 50S

Larger sensor (5)Four ThirdsMedium format
Wider resolution (5, megapixel)20.4051.40
Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)2.363.69
Better monitor (2, Megapixel)1.042.36
More portable (2)1707cm³
(108 cu.in.)
1270cm³
(80 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the GFX 50S are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and the better viewfinder. We also like that the display has a higher resolution and the more compact size.

Yields 18 points for the GFX 50S.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

OM-D E-M1X

GFX 50S

Sensor cleaning
Articulated screen
Touch screen
External microphone
Similar weight997g920g
WiFi
Olympus OM-D E-M1X VS Fujifilm GFX 50S Dimensions

Look at front view of the OM-D E-M1X and GFX 50S

OM-D E-M1X und GFX 50S, front viewOM-D E-M1X und GFX 50S, front view

Top view of cameras

OM-D E-M1X und GFX 50S, view from aboveOM-D E-M1X und GFX 50S, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Olympus OM-D E-M1X

Fujifilm GFX 50S

25
18

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

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