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Olympus PEN E-PL9 vs Sony Alpha 5000 Specs
All specs: Main page for PEN E-PL9
All specs: Main page for Alpha 5000
PEN E-PL9 vs Alpha 5000 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 Alpha 5000
Olympus PEN E-PL9 VS Sony Alpha 5000 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Olympus PEN E-PL9 a better choice
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||8||3|
|Auto Focus points (4)||121||25|
|Better sensibility (4)||200 - 25600 ISO||100 - 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)||3840 x 2160||1920 x 1080|
Conclusion: Advantages of the PEN E-PL9 are that the camera is faster, the faster and more accurate auto focus and the larger sensitivity. We also like the larger selection of lenses, the optical image stabilizer and that the display has a higher resolution. A nice touch is the rather comfortable touch screen and the superior video recording.
The PEN E-PL9 scores 24 points.
Otherwise why to choose Sony Alpha 5000
|Larger sensor (5)||Four Thirds||APS-C|
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||16.10||20.10|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||350||420|
|Weighs less (2)||380g|
|More portable (2)||311cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Alpha 5000 are the larger sensor, the higher resolution and that the battery has more stamina. Another advantage over the PEN E-PL9: the lower weight than the PEN E-PL9 and the more compact size.
Yields 17 points for the Alpha 5000.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Olympus PEN E-PL9 VS Sony Alpha 5000 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the PEN E-PL9 and Alpha 5000
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Olympus PEN E-PL9
Sony Alpha 5000
We recommend Olympus PEN E-PL9 as better choice.
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