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Olympus OM-D E-M1X vs Sony NEX 3N Specs
All specs: Main page for OM-D E-M1X
All specs: Main page for NEX 3N
OM-D E-M1X vs NEX 3N 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: Sony NEX 3N
Olympus OM-D E-M1X VS Sony NEX 3N Other Specs Comparison
Why is Olympus OM-D E-M1X a better choice
|Sensor cleaning (3)|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||20.40||16.10|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||18||3|
|Auto Focus points (4)||121||25|
|Better sensibility (4)||64 - 25600 ISO||200 - 16000 ISO|
|Larger lens selection (3)||80||50|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.04||0.46|
|Touch screen (2)|
|Better Video (2)||4096 x 2160||1920 x 1080|
|External microphone (2)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||870||400|
|USB 3.0 (2)|
|Environmental sealing (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the OM-D E-M1X are built-in automatic sensor cleaning, the higher resolution and that the camera is faster. Additional pros for the Olympus are the faster and more accurate auto focus, the larger sensitivity and the larger selection of lenses. We also like the optical image stabilizer, that the display has a higher resolution and the rather comfortable touch screen. 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 NEX 3N: the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection, 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 43 points.
Otherwise why to choose Sony NEX 3N
|Larger sensor (5)||Four Thirds||APS-C|
|Built-in flash (2)|
|Weighs less (2)||997g|
|More portable (2)||1707cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the NEX 3N are the larger sensor, the built-in flash and the lower weight than the OM-D E-M1X. Another advantage over the OM-D E-M1X: the more compact size.
Yields 11 points for the NEX 3N.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Olympus OM-D E-M1X VS Sony NEX 3N Dimensions|
Look at front view of the OM-D E-M1X and NEX 3N
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Olympus OM-D E-M1X
Sony NEX 3N
We recommend Olympus OM-D E-M1X as better choice.
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