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Panasonic Lumix GX880 vs Olympus PEN E-PL8 Specs
All specs: Main page for Lumix GX880
All specs: Main page for PEN E-PL8
Lumix GX880 vs PEN E-PL8 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:
Panasonic Lumix GX880 VS Olympus PEN E-PL8 Other Specs Comparison
Why is Panasonic Lumix GX880 a better choice
|Better sensibility (4)||100 - 25600 ISO||200 - 25600 ISO|
|Built-in flash (2)|
|Better Video (2)||3840 x 2160||1920 x 1080|
|Weighs less (2)||270g|
|More portable (2)||227cm³|
Conclusion: Advantages of the Lumix GX880 are the larger sensitivity, the built-in flash and the superior video recording. A recommendation of the Lumix GX880 is made easy by the lower weight than the PEN E-PL8 and the more compact size.
The Lumix GX880 scores 12 points.
Otherwise why to choose Olympus PEN E-PL8
|Wider resolution (5, megapixel)||16.00||16.10|
|Higher speed (4, frames/second)||6||8|
|Auto Focus points (4)||49||81|
|Image stabilizer (3)|
|Longer battery life (3, photos)||210||350|
Conclusion: Advantages of the PEN E-PL8 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 and that the battery has more stamina.
Yields 19 points for the PEN E-PL8.
Common Specs for both cameras compared
|Sensor format||Four Thirds||Four Thirds|
|Sensor resolution (MP)||1.04||1.04|
|Panasonic Lumix GX880 VS Olympus PEN E-PL8 Dimensions|
Look at front view of the Lumix GX880 and PEN E-PL8
Top view of cameras
Here's the total score according to comparison above:
Panasonic Lumix GX880
Olympus PEN E-PL8
We recommend Olympus PEN E-PL8 as better choice.
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