Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.
Olympus PEN E-PL9 vs Panasonic DC G9 Specs
All specs: Main page for PEN E-PL9
All specs: Main page for DC G9
PEN E-PL9 vs DC G9 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:
Olympus PEN E-PL9 VS Panasonic DC G9 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Olympus PEN E-PL9 a better choice
|Built-in flash (2)|
|Weighs less (2)||380g|
|More portable (2)||311cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the PEN E-PL9 are the built-in flash, the lower weight than the DC G9 and the more compact size.
The PEN E-PL9 scores 6 points.
Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DC G9
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||16.10||20.30|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||8||20|
|Auto Focus points (4)||121||225|
|Better sensibility (4)||200 - 25600 ISO||100 - 25600 ISO|
|External microphone (2)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||350||400|
|USB 3.0 (2)|
|Environmental sealing (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the DC G9 are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Panasonic are the larger sensitivity, the connector for an external microphone and that the battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the PEN E-PL9: the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video.
Yields 24 points for the DC G9.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Sensor format||Four Thirds||Four Thirds|
|Sensor resolution (MP)||1.04||1.04|
|Video resolution||3840 x 2160||3840 x 2160|
|Olympus PEN E-PL9 VS Panasonic DC G9 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the PEN E-PL9 and DC G9
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Olympus PEN E-PL9
Panasonic DC G9
We recommend Panasonic DC G9 as better choice.
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