Olympus launches OM-D E-M1X professional mirrorless camera
Olympus has launched the OM-D-M1X micro4/3rd mirrorless camera with 20.4Mp sensor. Here are the salient features:
Resolution: 20.4 MP
Processor: Dual TruePic VIII processor
Shooting speed: 15fps with mechanical shutter and 60fps with electronic shutter. Can shoot 103 raw files in burst using mechanical shutter.
ISO: Upto 25600
Image stabilization: 5 axis sensor shift image stabilization in the body gives 7 stops stabilization. 7.5 stops with select lenses
AF: 121 phase detection cross type sensors and 121 contrast detection sensors
Grip: Integrated vertical grip for the first time gives an impression of professional cameras of Canon and Nikon.
Video: DCI 4k (4096 x 2160) @24P and UHD 4k (3840x2160) upto 30p. The 24P in DCI 4K is true 24p at 237 Mb/s in IPB. UHD 4k is recorded in 102 Mb/s bit rate.
External microphone jack: available for monitoring audio during video recording
Log: OM-Log for video recording.
External video recording: Using HDMI one can output video in 4:2:2 colour.
Timelapse: built-in timelapse video mode for 4K UHD video at 5 fps. Full HD timelapse can be recorded at 120fps.
Media: Dual SD card slots and one USB C port for tethered shooting.
Viewfinder: 2.36m-dot, 0.83x-magnification electronic viewfinder and 3.0" 1.037m-dot vari-angle LCD touchscreen
ND: The effects of ND filter is simulated to give ND 2 upto ND32.
Interval shooting: The Interval shooting mode allows 999 actuations from 1 sec to 24hr intervals
Focus stacking: In-camera focus stacking can bunch upto 8 images. Manually focus bracketing is allowed with few select Olympus lenses
Shutter life: The shutter is rated upto 400,000 actuations
Weight: Body weighs 997 gms with battery and cards
Price: $2999 US Dollars