Olympus OM-D E-M1X vs Panasonic DMC GM1 Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Mirrorless cameras.

OM-D E-M1X vs DMC GM1 - Side by side

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Olympus OM-D E-M1X vs Panasonic DMC GM1 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

DMC GM1

  • Introduced in November 2013
  • Mirrorless
  • Sensor: Four Thirds
  • 16 megapixel
  • 5 frames/second
  • 200 - 25600 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0") Monitor
  • Lens mount Micro Four Thirds (MFT)
  • WiFi built-in
  • 98.5 x 54.9 x 30.4mm³ (3.9" x 2.2" x 1.2")
  • 204g (6.6 oz.)

All specs: Main page for DMC GM1

OM-D E-M1X vs DMC GM1 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:

Info graphic: OM-D E-M1X an DMC GM1 sensor comparison

Olympus OM-D E-M1X VS Panasonic DMC GM1 Other Specs Comparison

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

OM-D E-M1X

DMC GM1

Wider resolution (5, megapixel)20.4016.00
Higher speed (4, frames/second)185
Auto Focus points (4)12123
Better sensibility (4)64 - 25600 ISO200 - 25600 ISO
Image stabilizer (3)
Articulated monitor (2)
Better Video (2)4096 x 21601920 x 1080
External microphone (2)
Longer battery life (3, photos)870220
USB 3.0 (2)
GPS (2)
Environmental sealing (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 optical image stabilizer and the articulated display. A recommendation of the OM-D E-M1X is made easy by the superior video recording, the connector for an external microphone and that the battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the DMC GM1: the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video, the built-in GPS.

The OM-D E-M1X scores 33 points.

Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DMC GM1

OM-D E-M1X

DMC GM1

Built-in flash (2)
Weighs less (2)997g
(32.2 oz.)
204g
(6.6 oz.)
More portable (2)1707cm³
(108 cu.in.)
164cm³
(10 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the DMC GM1 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 GM1.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

OM-D E-M1X

DMC GM1

Sensor formatFour ThirdsFour Thirds
Sensor cleaning
Lens selection8080
Sensor resolution (MP)1.041.04
Touch screen
WiFi
Olympus OM-D E-M1X VS Panasonic DMC GM1 Dimensions

Look at front view of the OM-D E-M1X and DMC GM1

OM-D E-M1X und DMC GM1, front viewOM-D E-M1X und DMC GM1, front view

Top view of cameras

OM-D E-M1X und DMC GM1, view from aboveOM-D E-M1X und DMC GM1, view from above

Total scores

Here's the total score according to comparison above:

Olympus OM-D E-M1X

Panasonic DMC GM1

33
6

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

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