Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Olympus OM-D E-M1X vs Panasonic DMC GH3 Specs
All specs: Main page for OM-D E-M1X
All specs: Main page for DMC GH3
OM-D E-M1X vs DMC GH3 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 DMC GH3: Viewfinder
OM-D E-M1X has an electronic viewfinder and it's resolution is 2.36 megapixel with magnification of 0.83x.
DMC GH3 has an electronic viewfinder with resolution 1.74 megapixel, it's magnification is 0.67x.
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)
DMC GH3 (0.67x)
Better choice: Olympus OM-D E-M1X
Olympus OM-D E-M1X VS Panasonic DMC GH3 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Olympus OM-D E-M1X a better choice
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||20.40||16.05|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||18||6|
|Auto Focus points (4)||121||23|
|Better sensibility (4)||64 - 25600 ISO||200 - 12800 ISO|
|Better viewfinder (4, Megapixel)||2.36||1.74|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.04||0.61|
|Better Video (2)||4096 x 2160||1920 x 1080|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||870||540|
|USB 3.0 (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the OM-D E-M1X are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Olympus are the larger sensitivity, the better viewfinder and the optical image stabilizer. A nice touch is that the display has a higher resolution, the superior video recording and that the battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the DMC GH3: the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video and the built-in GPS.
The OM-D E-M1X scores 35 points.
Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DMC GH3
|Built-in flash (2)|
|Weighs less (2)||997g|
|More portable (2)||1707cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the DMC GH3 are the built-in flash, the lower weight than the OM-D E-M1X and the more compact size.
Yields 6 points for the DMC GH3.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Sensor format||Four Thirds||Four Thirds|
|Olympus OM-D E-M1X VS Panasonic DMC GH3 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the OM-D E-M1X and DMC GH3
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Olympus OM-D E-M1X
Panasonic DMC GH3
We recommend Olympus OM-D E-M1X as better choice.
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