Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II

Released September, 2016
  • 20.2 MP
  • Four Thirds 17.4 x 13 mm CMOS
  • 3" LCD
” The exclusive package includes an Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II, our Camera of the Year, a 45mm f/1.8 lens and a one-on-one training session with an Olympus expert to help you capture your best work with your new OM-D E-M1 Mark II.
by Jeremy-Gray (Dec, 2016)

Benchmarks Real world tests of the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II

Continuous shooting Delay between fully pressing shutter to image capture

OM-D E-M1 Mark II
60 fps
Nikon D750
6.5 fps
8 fps

Features Key features of the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II

Megapixels Maximum resolution images are captured at

OM-D E-M1 Mark II
20.2 MP
15.9 MP
15.9 MP

Max ISO Maximum light sensitivity of the sensor

OM-D E-M1 Mark II
25,600 ISO
Fujifilm X-T2
51,200 ISO
Alpha A6000
51,200 ISO

Focus points How many different points the camera can focus on

OM-D E-M1 Mark II

Screen size Larger screens make it easier to preview and review photos

OM-D E-M1 Mark II
Nikon D750

Viewfinder size Large viewfinders are brighter and more comfortable to use

OM-D E-M1 Mark II

Pixel size How much area of the sensor is dedicated to each pixel

OM-D E-M1 Mark II
11.2 microns
Nikon D750
35.4 microns
Fujifilm X-T2
15.3 microns

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Specifications Full list of technical specs


Megapixels 20.2 MP
Resolution 5184 x 3888
Size Four Thirds
Area 17.4 x 13 mm
Crop factor 2.1x
Pixel size 11.2 microns
Light sensitivity 64 ISO to 25,600 ISO

focus system

Type Phase detection
Focus points 121
Supports continuous Yes


Min 60 s
Max 1/8000 s

form factor

Size 134 x 91 x 67 mm
Thickness 67 mm
Weight 574 g
Is weather sealed Yes


Includes a GPS No
WiFi None
Image stabilization Sensor shift


Video Unknown
External mic jack 3.5mm


Type LCD
Size 3"
Resolution 1,037 k dots
Has a touch screen Yes
Has a flip out screen Yes
Supports live view Yes


Viewfinder mirror None
Viewfinder Viewfinder
Type Electronic
Coverage 100%
Magnification 0.74x
Viewfinder size 0.36x


Max continuous shooting 60 fps
Continuous shooting 60 fps
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