Olympus OM-D E-M5 Price in Singapore & Specifications

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Olympus OM-D E-M5 Specs

Release Date in Singapore
ModelE-M5
DateMar 2012
Memory
Compatible memory cardsEye-Fi,SD,SDHC,SDXC
Memory slots1
Maximum memory card size8 GB
Display
DisplayOLED
Display diagonal7.62 cm (3")
TouchscreenYes
Display resolution (numeric)610000 pixels
Field of view100%
Second displayNo
Audio
Built-in microphoneYes
Voice recordingYes
Wind filterYes
Audio formats supportedPCM
Ports & interfaces
USB version2.0
HDMIYes
Weight & dimensions
Width121 mm
Depth41.9 mm
Height89.6 mm
Weight373 g
Weight (including battery)425 g
Light exposure
ISO sensitivity100, 200, 1600, 25600, Auto
Light exposure modesAperture priority AE, Auto, Manual, Shutter priority AE
Light exposure correction± 3EV (1/3EV step)
Light meteringCentre-weighted, Spot
ISO sensitivity (min)100
ISO sensitivity (max)25600
Light exposure controlProgram AE
Auto Exposure (AE) lockYes
Picture quality
Camera typeMILC Body
Megapixel16.1 MP
Image sensor size4/3"
Sensor typeLive MOS
Maximum image resolution4608 x 3456 pixels
Still image resolution(s)1024 x 768,2560 x 1920,4608 x 3456
Image stabilizerYes
Supported aspect ratios3:2, 3:4, 4:3, 16:9
Total megapixels17.2 MP
Video
Video recordingYes
Maximum video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
HD typeFull HD
Video resolutions640 x 480,1280 x 720,1920 x 1080 pixels
Motion JPEG frame rate30 fps
Analog signal format systemNTSC,PAL
Video formats supportedAVCHD,AVI,M-JPEG,MOV
Focusing
Auto focusing (AF) modesContinuous Auto Focus, Face detection, Face tracking, Single Auto Focus
FocusTTL
Auto Focus (AF) lockYes
Auto Focus (AF) assist beamYes
Flash
Flash modesAuto, Fill-in, Flash off, Manual, Red-eye reduction, Second curtain synchro, Slow synchronization
Flash guide number10 m
External flash connectorYes
Flash sync-speed0.004
Flash exposure compensationYes
Camera
White balanceAuto, Custom modes, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent, Manual, Shade, Sunny, Tungsten, Underwater
Scene modesBeach, Candlelight, Children, Close-up (macro), Documents, Fireworks, Night, Night portrait, Panorama, Portrait, Self-portrait, Snow, Sports, Sunset, Underwater, Landscape
Photo effectsArt, Black&White, Muted, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid
Self-timer delay2,12 s
Contrast adjustmentYes
Brightness adjustmentYes
Saturation adjustmentYes
Camera playbackMovie, Single image, Slide show
HistogramYes
Live viewYes
Image editingResizing, Trimming
On Screen Display (OSD) languagesCzech, Danish, German, Dutch, English, Spanish, EST, Finnish, French, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, LAV, LIT, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, SER, SLK, Slovenian, Swedish, Turkish, Ukrainian
Camera file systemDCF 2.0,DPOF 1.1,Exif 2.2,RAW
Image quality adjustmentContrast, Saturation, Sharpness
Multi-shotYes
CalendarYes
Image processorTruePic VI
Battery
Power source typeBattery
Battery technologyLithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery life (CIPA standard)330 shots
Shutter
Fastest camera shutter speed1/4000 s
Slowest camera shutter speed60 s
Camera shutter typeElectronic
Design
Colour of productSilver
DustproofYes
Splash proofYes
MaterialMagnesium
Energy Star certifiedNo

Reviews of Olympus OM-D E-M5

hardwarezone.com.sg
Reviewed on 2012-03-23
Low noise at very high ISO settings, Superb handling, Excellent image stabilization, Fast and accurate autofocus, Gorgeous retroinspired design
Cramped and small back buttons
Olympus has been bringing retro back since the first PEN E-P1 first launched in 2009. It's proven so popular that other companies have sat up and taken note - check out Fujifilm's major push into retro designs with the X100, X10 and X-Pro1 cameras.Stil...
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dpreview.com
Reviewed on 2013-11-24
One of the most significant developments in digital photography has been the introduction of mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras. By removing the mirror and optical viewfinder, manufacturers are able to make their cameras smaller, without compromising...
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ubergizmo.com
Reviewed on 2013-01-28
A small and lightweight camera with a grown-up feature set, delivering professional results – that’s the holy grail of digital photography. With the OM-D E-M5, Olympus aims to get close: the camera, touted as “groundbreaking” and “revolutionary,” of...
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ephotozine.com
Reviewed on 2012-11-01
Previously we compared a pre-production , with video comparisons, then we compared a final image quality version of the , with low light sample video. Now we are comparing the two cameras with new photos with the same lens and settings on each. In the ...
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ephotozine.com
Reviewed on 2012-10-18
We now have a final version of the new Panasonic Lumix GH3, and compare it to the Olympus OM-D E-M5, both Micro Four Thirds cameras, both with a 16 megapixel sensor, and both with a weather sealed SLR styled body, although one with more retro styling. ...
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ephotozine.com
Reviewed on 2012-10-10
We have a brief look at the new , and compare it to the Olympus OM-D E-M5, both Micro Four Thirds cameras, both with a 16 megapixel sensor, and both with a weather sealed SLR styled body, although one with more retro styling. The sensor in the GH3 is s...
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ephotozine.com
Reviewed on 2012-08-14
Lightweight, Well made (some of the lenses are built like a watch), Comparatively small, even with the battery pack, EVF is excellent, clear and large enough to compose and manual focus with, Very fast, accurate AF in SAF mode using center focus point, Th...
Menu system is not easy to use, Buttons are not nice to use, a bit "squidgy" and imprecise feeling, Continuous AF and Focus Tracking are not well enacted, I've stopped using this for my work, It's not best suited to shooting Birds in Flight, particularly...
Olympus OM-D EM-5 User Review, records his early impressions I have watched the development of the micro four thirds cameras with interest since buying and then quite rapidly selling the . I was looking for a replacement for my back-up Canon DSLR wh...
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slashgear.com
Reviewed on 2012-07-19
With the Olympus OM-D E-M5 you’ve got the manufacturer taking what was great about the original OM line of SLR units with a collection of fabulous add-ons that work perfectly well in the digital world. In this 4.8 x 3.5 x 1.69-inch beast that weighs in...
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ephotozine.com
Reviewed on 2012-07-18
We compare the latest Micro Four Thirds cameras from Olympus and Panasonic, the Panasonic Lumix G5 and Olympus OM-D E-M5...
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ephotozine.com
Reviewed on 2012-07-12
Lightweight, Relatively small, Very fast accurate auto-focus, Reasonably good low light capability, Nice bokeh, Olympus OM-D E-M5
For the price, quality, and focal range achieved with this combination, none, Olympus OM-D E-M5 Specifications, ManufacturerOlympus, Image Sensor, Pixels16.1Mp (Megapixels), Pixels (W)4608, Pixels (H)3456, Sensor TypeLive MOS Sensor, Sensor SizeMicro / Fo...
This is a user review of the Olympus OM-D E-M5 written by : A month with the Olympus OM-D E-M5.I’ve had the camera and the 14-42mm kit lens for about a month now, and I’ve taken more photos in that than in the previous 4 years combined. I haven’t used ...
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photoxels.com
Reviewed on 2012-06-20
Photoxels Editor’s Choice 2012 – Interchangeable Lens Camera Impressions. The Olympus OM-D E-M5 makes a big impression with lightning fast AF, excellent image quality and manual controls that make the camera fast and enjoyable to use. It’s an int...
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technobuffalo.com
Reviewed on 2012-06-17
Olympus is known to stay true to its heritage, and the new OM-D EM-5 is a sparkling example. The company debuted its first film OM model 40 years ago in 1972, and I actually shot with an Olympus OM-1N a decade ago in my high school photography class. Much...
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imaging-resource.com
Reviewed on 2012-06-15
Appealing body design, Smaller camera is easy to hold and quite small, Battery grip makes the E-M5 feel like a tiny professional camera, EVF works well, Tilting OLED touchpanel display, Water resistant body, Advanced in-body image stabilization, Excell......
Odd power switch location, Exposure compensation dial changes easily, can't be turned off, Small buttons, EVF proximity sensor sometimes activates unexpectedly, Moderately high chromatic aberration from 12-50mm kit lens, No in-camera chromatic aberrati......
Names. What doesn't make sense is the camera's name. OM-D E-M5 is absurdly circumspect. They want to pay homage to the OM line while pointing out that it's digital, hence the D. Like we didn't know. Yet they want to keep pointing out that it's electronic...
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Digitaltrends.com
Reviewed on 2012-06-01
Great battery life, Superior image quality, even in low light, You can really push ISO without sacrificing resolution, Durability, Very powerful auto-focus and image stabilization technology
Button design, No pop-up flash – accessory only, There can be some in-camera digging before you get your customized settings up and running
Olympus is one of the pioneers of the Micro Four Thirds (MFT) category as we know it. The PEN series has been one of the most popular sellers of this segment, and the E-P3 has made its way to the top of more than a few “best of” lists over the past year. ...
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digital-photography-school.com
Reviewed on 2012-06-01
Open the box. Lift out the camera body. And a rush of passion. Is it an OM-1? An OM-2? An OM-4?In truth, the new Olympus OM-D E-M5 is all of these … and none of them!I have in fact, over time, owned all the early OM 35mm film SLR cameras, along with ma...
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cameralabs.com
Reviewed on 2012-06-01
Tough weather-sealed build quality, Outstanding High ISO noise performance, Great quality viewfinder and tilting OLED touch-screen, 5-axis image stabilisation which works with any lens, 2, 3, 5 and 7-frame auto bracketing.
Screen only tilts and there's no touch functions in movie modes, Distracting whirring noise from stabilisation motor, No built-in mic socket, Flash unit clips-on rather then being built-in, Continuous AF not as consistent as a phase-detect system.
Olympus OM-D E-M5 review The Olympus OM-D E-M5 is the latest Micro Four Thirds compact system camera from Olympus and its first with a built-in viewfinder. Announced in May 2012, the E-M5 design is based on the popular and, for it's time, diminutive O...
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cnet.com
Reviewed on 2012-05-25
A dust-and-weather-sealed design distinguishes the Olympus OM-D E-M5 from the rest of the interchangeable-lens crowd, and its class-leading performance doesn't hurt, either. Plus, it's got an interesting, relatively streamlined shooting design
The photo quality is solid, but not outstanding, especially if you shoot only JPEG
Much as it did when launching the PEN series of Micro Four Thirds cameras, Olympus trots out another beloved film brand and updates it for the digital age. This time out, though, Olympus frames enthusiasts squarely in the scene. Olympus' reincarnation ...
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dcresource.com
Reviewed on 2012-05-18
Very good photo quality (though best results are achieved by shooting RAW), Wellbuilt, weathersealed metal body with a retro flair, Fiveaxis, sensorshift image stabilization system, Beautiful 3inch articulating touchscreen OLED display with 610,000 pixels, plus a large and sharp EVF, Full manual controls, with lots of white balance options, five kinds of bracketing, realtime tone curve adjustment...
Occasional underexposure and highlight clipping, Tiny, cluttered button layout makes it way too easy to accidentally press the wrong one, OLED display difficult to see outdoors, AF system tends to "hunt" when recording movies, "Hiss" from IS system may bother some folks, No builtin flash (though included external flash is pretty good), Movies cannot be edited incamera, Full manual on CDROM...
The Olympus OM-D E-M5 (from $999) is the flagship camera in the Japanese camera giant's Micro Four Thirds lineup. it's the "professional" camera that Micro Four Thirds owners have been dreaming of for years. The E-M5 improves upon the features found o...
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macworld.com
Reviewed on 2012-05-17
Outstanding image quality, * Highly customizable feature set, * Compact design, * Wide selection of accessories and lenses, * Weather resistant body, * Art Filters add fun factor, * Good macro mode on 12-50mm zoom, * Fast autofocus and burst mode,
Menu system can be daunting, * No built-in mic adapter, * Small buttons can be difficult for large fingers, * Soft humming noise when powered up, Price when rated: $1000 (body only); $1300 with 12-50mm 1:3.5-6.3 zoom lens
Olympus reached back to its design roots when crafting the new OM-D E-M5 micro four thirds camera. The original OM line of film SLRs was known for its rich feature set and stylish, compact design. Now, released as a digital body, the first offering in ...
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wired.com
Reviewed on 2012-05-16
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No builtin popup flash. Can't change exposure settings while shooting video. Shallow eye cup diminishes the EVF's effectiveness in bright outdoor situations
The latest micro four-thirds camera from Olympus is clearly designed to appeal to all those hoary, wizened photographers who long for the good ol’ days.Olympus’ new digital OM series is modeled after the company’s original, beloved OM film cameras from...
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