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Olympus PEN E-PL9 vs Panasonic DMC GM1 Specs
All specs: Main page for PEN E-PL9
All specs: Main page for DMC GM1
PEN E-PL9 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:
Olympus PEN E-PL9 VS Panasonic DMC GM1 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Olympus PEN E-PL9 a better choice
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||16.10||16.00|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||8||5|
|Auto Focus points (4)||121||23|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Articulated monitor (2)|
|Better Video (2)||3840 x 2160||1920 x 1080|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||350||220|
Conclusion: Advantages of the PEN E-PL9 are the higher resolution, that the camera is faster and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Olympus are the optical image stabilizer, the articulated display and the superior video recording. A recommendation of the PEN E-PL9 is made easy by that the battery has more stamina.
The PEN E-PL9 scores 23 points.
Otherwise why to choose Panasonic DMC GM1
|Weighs less (2)||380g|
|More portable (2)||311cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the DMC GM1 are the lower weight than the PEN E-PL9 and the more compact size.
Yields 4 points for the DMC GM1.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Sensor format||Four Thirds||Four Thirds|
|Sensitivity||200 - 25600 ISO||200 - 25600 ISO|
|Sensor resolution (MP)||1.04||1.04|
|Olympus PEN E-PL9 VS Panasonic DMC GM1 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the PEN E-PL9 and DMC GM1
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Olympus PEN E-PL9
Panasonic DMC GM1
We recommend Olympus PEN E-PL9 as better choice.
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