Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Olympus OM-D E-M1X vs Panasonic DC GH5 Specs
All specs: Main page for OM-D E-M1X
All specs: Main page for DC GH5
OM-D E-M1X vs DC GH5 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:
OM-D E-M1X vs DC GH5: Viewfinder
OM-D E-M1X has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.36 megapixel with magnification of 0.83x.
DC GH5 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)
DC GH5 (0.76x)
Better choice: Olympus OM-D E-M1X
Olympus OM-D E-M1X VS Panasonic DC GH5 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Olympus OM-D E-M1X a better choice
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||20.40||20.30|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||18||12|
|Better sensibility (4)||64 - 25600 ISO||100 - 25600 ISO|
|Better Video (2)||4096 x 2160||3840 x 2160|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||870||410|
Conclusion: Advantages of the OM-D E-M1X are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the larger sensitivity. We also like the superior video recording, that the battery has more stamina and the built-in GPS.
The OM-D E-M1X scores 20 points.
Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DC GH5
|Auto Focus points (4)||121||225|
|Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)||2.36||3.68|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.04||1.62|
|Weighs less (2)||997g|
|More portable (2)||1707cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the DC GH5 are the faster and more accurate auto focus, 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 14 points for the DC GH5.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Sensor format||Four Thirds||Four Thirds|
|Olympus OM-D E-M1X VS Panasonic DC GH5 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the OM-D E-M1X and DC GH5
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Olympus OM-D E-M1X
Panasonic DC GH5
We recommend Olympus OM-D E-M1X as better choice.
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