Olympus PEN-F

Released January, 2016
  • Four Thirds 17.3 x 13 mm CMOS
  • 3" LCD
The PEN-F is equipped with a built-in 2.36 million-dot high resolution OLED Electronic Viewfinder (EVF) with a 100-percent field of view and a magnification rate of 1.23x (35mm equivalent: approx).
by www.43rumors.com (Jan, 2016)

Benchmarks Real world tests of the Olympus PEN-F

Continuous shooting Delay between fully pressing shutter to image capture

10 fps
6 fps
Nikon D750
6.5 fps

Battery life How many photos per battery charge (CIPA)

330 photos
Nikon D750
1,230 photos
Alpha A6000
420 photos

In The News From around the web

It offers great image quality, snappy performance, fast autofocus, and stylish build quality.
45mm f/1.8 Zuiko Lens: 45mm, f/2.8, 1/4000s, ISO 200, Color Profile 3 We've just wrapped-up our in-depth Olympus PEN-F review, and overall the new PEN-F checks-off a lot of boxes on our list for what makes an excellent camera.

Olympus PEN-F Field Test: Premium & pricey, and yet so much fun to use

by William Brawley |
The design of the camera, while rather rectangular, is quite comfortable to hold, and the build quality feels undoubtedly top-notch.
I, along with a handful of other camera journalists, had an opportunity to spend some quality time with the new PEN-F out in Austin, Texas, and I've now put together my in-depth Olympus PEN-F Field Test, complete with a large batch of gallery images as well as my take on the camera's features, ergonomics, build quality and performance.
Some of our readers think the new digital PEN-F design is not as nice and cleana s the original PEN-F film camera.
I did a quick mock-up of what my vision would’ve been for the Pen-F.

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Specifications Full list of technical specs


Size Four Thirds
Area 17.3 x 13 mm
Crop factor 2.1x


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


Min 60 s
Max 1/8000 s

form factor

Size 125 x 72 x 37 mm
Thickness 37 mm
Weight 427 g
Is weather sealed No


Includes a GPS No
WiFi 802.11n
Image stabilization Sensor shift


Video 1920 x 1080 @ 60 fps
Shoots video in 24p Yes
Shoots high speed video No
External mic jack None

focus system

Type Contrast detection
Focus points 81
Supports continuous Yes


Viewfinder mirror None
Viewfinder Viewfinder
Type Electronic
Coverage 100%
Magnification 1.23x
Viewfinder size 0.59x


Max continuous shooting 10 fps
Battery life 330 photos
Continuous shooting 10 fps
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