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Sony NEX-C3 versus Panasonic Lumix DMC GF2 versus Olympus PEN EPL2

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Sony NEX-C3

DxOMark Sensor Scores

Overall Score
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73
Portrait
(Color Depth)
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22.7 bits
Landscape
(Dynamic Range)
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12.2 Evs
Sports
(Low-Light ISO)
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1083 ISO
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Panasonic Lumix DMC GF2

DxOMark Sensor Scores

Overall Score
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54
Portrait
(Color Depth)
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21.2 bits
Landscape
(Dynamic Range)
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10.3 Evs
Sports
(Low-Light ISO)
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506 ISO
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Olympus PEN EPL2

DxOMark Sensor Scores

Overall Score
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55
Portrait
(Color Depth)
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21.4 bits
Landscape
(Dynamic Range)
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10.2 Evs
Sports
(Low-Light ISO)
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573 ISO
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Sony NEX-C3

Manufacturer specifications

Type Hybrid 
Announced 2011-06-08 
Indicative price (USD) 770  
Sensor type CMOS 
Resolution 4928 x 3280  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 16.16  
Sensor size (mm) 15.6 x 23.5 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm) 4.8  
Bits per pixel 12.0 
Focal length multiplier 1.50 
Aspect Ratio 3:2, 16:9 
ISO latitude  200 - 12800 
Shutter type mechanical 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 30.0  
Frame rate (fps) 2.5  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  No 
Firmware  
Dust cleaningYes 
Mount typeSony E  
Weight (gr) 225  
Battery type Li-ion, NP-FW50 
Battery weight (gr)  
Tropicalization  
Camera material Metal top plate, Polycarbonate 
Mount material  
View finder type No 
View finder magnification  
View finder coverage  
Mirror lockup  
View finder diopter  
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 921600 
Articulated screen Yes 
Touch screen No 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes Single-shot AF, Continuous AF 
Number of autofocus points 25 
Exposure bracketing Yes, 1/3 EV or 2/3 EV increments, 3 frames 
Exposure compensation +/-2EV with 1/3EVsteps 
Drive modes Single, Continuous (2.5fps), Speed-priority Continuous (5.5fps), 10 seconds and 2 seconds Self-timer 
Buffer size 14 or 18 (JPG), 6 (RAW), 6 (RAW+JPG) 
Recording medium SD SDHC SDXC Memory Stick Pro Duo Memory Stick Pro-HG Duo  
Image format JPEG (DCF v.2.0, Exif v.2.3, MPF Baseline) compliant, DPOF compatible, RAW (Sony ARW 2.2 format), RAW & JPEG 
White balance bracketing  
Connectivity USB 2.0 (High Speed), HDMI (mini type C) 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro Yes (smart accessory terminal) 
Histogram Yes 
GPS  
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1280 x 720 (29.97fps) 
Full HD No 
Live autofocus  
Video file format MP4 
Video codec MPEG-4 Visual 
Video stabilisation  

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Panasonic Lumix DMC GF2

Manufacturer specifications

Type Hybrid 
Announced 2010-11-04 
Indicative price (USD) 599  
Sensor type CMOS 
Resolution 4088 x 3016  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 12.33  
Sensor size (mm) 13.0 x 17.3 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm) 4.2  
Bits per pixel 12 
Focal length multiplier 2.00 
Aspect Ratio 4:3 
ISO latitude  100 - 6400 
Shutter type mechanical 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 60.0  
Frame rate (fps) 3 or 2  
Live view  yes 
Stabilization  No 
Firmware  
Dust cleaningYes 
Mount typeMicro 4/3  
Weight (gr) 265  
Battery type ID-Security Li-ion Battery Pack, 7.2V, 1010mAh  
Battery weight (gr) 45 
Tropicalization  
Camera material plastic 
Mount material  
View finder type No 
View finder magnification
View finder coverage
Mirror lockup No 
View finder diopter No 
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 460000 
Articulated screen No 
Touch screen Yes 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes AFS / AFC / MF 
Number of autofocus points 23 
Exposure bracketing  
Exposure compensation  
Drive modes Single, continuous drive (3.2, 2.6 or 2 fps), self-timer (2 or 10 sec, 10 sec (3 images)) 
Buffer size
Recording medium SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card 
Image format Still Image: JPEG (DCF, Exif 2.3), RAW (RW2), DPOF compatible MPO (When attaching 3D lens in Micro Four Thirds System standard).  
White balance bracketing Yes (3 frames in either blue/amber or magenta/green axis) 
Connectivity USB 2.0 High Speed/miniHDMI TypeC 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro Stereo, Wind-cut: Off / Low / Standard / High Microphone level adjustable: Lv1 / Lv2 / Lv3 / Lv4 
Histogram Yes 
GPS  
Video  
Maximum format image video  
Full HD  
Live autofocus  
Video file format  
Video codec  
Video stabilisation  

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Olympus PEN EPL2

Manufacturer specifications

Type Hybrid 
Announced 2011-01-06 
Indicative price (USD) 599  
Sensor type Live MOS 
Resolution 4096 x 3084  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 12.63  
Sensor size (mm) 13.0 x 17.3 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm) 4.2  
Bits per pixel 12.0 
Focal length multiplier 2.00 
Aspect Ratio 4:3 
ISO latitude  200 - 6400 
Shutter type mechanical 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 60.0  
Frame rate (fps) 3.0  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  Yes 
Firmware  
Dust cleaningYes 
Mount typeMicro 4/3  
Weight (gr)  
Battery type Li-ion, BLS-5, 7.2V, 1150mAh 
Battery weight (gr) 44 
Tropicalization  
Camera material  
Mount material  
View finder type Electronic (optional) VF-2 
View finder magnification 1.15 
View finder coverage 100 
Mirror lockup  
View finder diopter -3.0 to +1.0 
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 460000 
Articulated screen No 
Touch screen No 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes Single AF (S-AF) / Continuous AF (C-AF) / S-AF + MF / AF tracking (C-AF + TR) C-AF and AF tracking are not available with non-mFTs lenses. 
Number of autofocus points 11 
Exposure bracketing 2, 3, 5 frames in 0.3, 0.7, 1EV steps selectable, 7frames in 0.3, 0.5, 0.7EV steps selectable 
Exposure compensation  
Drive modes single, continuous, self-timer (12 sec., 2 sec.) 
Buffer size 10 (RAW) 
Recording medium SD, SDHC, SDXC 
Image format JPG, RAW (ORF) 
White balance bracketing 3 frames in 2, 4, 6 steps selectable in each A-B/G-M axis. 
Connectivity USB 2.0 High Speed, Mini HDMI(HD/Mono or Stereo Sound), VIDEO-OUT(NTSC/PAL selectable; SD/Mono Sound), Accessory port AP2 (works with VF-2, SEMA-1, Macro Arm Light MAL-1 and Communication Unit Olympus PENPAL) 
Bluetooth PENPAL (extarnal, optional) 
3G  
Sound recording Yes 
External micro Yes 
Histogram Yes 
GPS  
Video  
Maximum format image video  
Full HD  
Live autofocus  
Video file format  
Video codec  
Video stabilisation  

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