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Olympus PEN E-PL9 vs Sigma sd Quattro Specs
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PEN E-PL9 vs sd Quattro 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: Sigma sd Quattro
Olympus PEN E-PL9 VS Sigma sd Quattro Other Specs Comparison
Why is Olympus PEN E-PL9 a better choice
|Sensor cleaning (3)|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||8||3|
|Auto Focus points (4)||121||9|
|Better sensibility (4)||200 - 25600 ISO||100 - 6400 ISO|
|Larger lens selection (3)||80|
|Built-in flash (2)|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Articulated monitor (2)|
|Touch screen (2)|
|Better Video (2)||3840 x 2160||0|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||350||300|
|Weighs less (2)||380g|
|More portable (2)||311cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the PEN E-PL9 are built-in automatic sensor cleaning, that the camera is faster and the faster and more accurate auto focus. Additional pros for the Olympus are the larger sensitivity, the larger selection of lenses and the built-in flash. A nice touch is the optical image stabilizer, the articulated display and the rather comfortable touch screen. A recommendation of the PEN E-PL9 is made easy by the superior video recording, that the battery has more stamina and the lower weight than the sd Quattro. Another advantage over the sd Quattro: the more compact size and the built-in wifi that permits remote shooting and image transfer without the need for a cable connection.
The PEN E-PL9 scores 38 points.
Otherwise why to choose Sigma sd Quattro
|Larger sensor (5)||Four Thirds||APS-C|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||16.10||29.00|
|Better monitor (2, Megapixel)||1.04||1.62|
|USB 3.0 (2)|
Conclusion: Advantages of the sd Quattro are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and that the display has a higher resolution. A nice touch is the support for USB 3.0. HArdly a luxury, given today's image size and the requirements of 4K video.
Yields 14 points for the sd Quattro.
|Olympus PEN E-PL9 VS Sigma sd Quattro Dimensions|
Look at front view of the PEN E-PL9 and sd Quattro
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Olympus PEN E-PL9
Sigma sd Quattro
We recommend Olympus PEN E-PL9 as better choice.
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