Olympus PEN E-PM2 : Tests and Reviews

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Type Hybrid
Announced 17/09/2012  
Indicative price (USD) 599  
Sensor type CMOS  
Resolution 4640 x 3472  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 16.11  
Sensor size (mm) 13 x 17.3 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm)  
Bits per pixel 12.0
Focal length multiplier
Aspect Ratio 4:3 
ISO latitude  100 - 25600 
Shutter type Mechanical 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 30.0  
Frame rate (fps) 8.0  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  Yes 
Firmware  
Dust cleaning Yes 
Mount type Micro 4/3  
Weight (gr) 223
Battery type Li-ion, BLS-5 
Battery weight (gr) 44
Tropicalization  
Camera material Metal 
Mount material Metal 
View finder type No viewfinder 
View finder magnification  
View finder coverage  
Mirror lockup  
View finder diopter  
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 460000 
Articulated screen No 
Touch screen Yes 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes Single AF (S-AF) / Continuous AF (C-AF)/ Manual Focus (MF) / S-AF + MF / AF tracking (C-AF + TR) 
Number of autofocus points 35 
Exposure bracketing Yes 
Exposure compensation +/- 3 EV in 1/3, 1/2, 1 EV steps selectable 
Drive modes Single-frame shooting, Sequential shooting, Self-timer 
Buffer size 27 (RAW), Unlimited (JPEG) 
Recording medium SD, SDHC, SDXC 
Image format JPEG, RAW(ORF) 
White balance bracketing Yes 
Connectivity USB2.0, micro HDMI, NTSC/PAL 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro Yes 
Histogram Yes 
GPS No 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1920x1080/30 fps 
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus Yes 
Video file format MOV, AVI 
Video codec MPEG-4AVC/H.264, Motion JPEG 
Video stabilisation  

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