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Olympus OM-D E-M5 16.1 Megapixel Digital SLR Camera - Black

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The new 16-megapixel Live-MOS sensor coupled with the newly developed TruePic VI Image Processor delivers increased ISO sensitivity up to a staggering 25,600 ISO level. Fast data readout for seamless continuous shooting and support for the FAST AF system. This new processor delivers excellent dynamic range, accurate color fidelity and reduced noise. Dust and splash proof like the body; the touch LCD give you the flexibility to capture your image from low on the ground to above your head, or at an angle.


Product Information
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Optical Sensor
16 Megapixel CMOS
Image Processor
TruPic VI
Focusing Screen
Image Stabilization
In-Body Image Stabilization
Exposure Control
Minimum Shutter Speed
60 sec. minimum shutter speed
Maximum Shutter Speed
1/4000 sec. maximum shutter speed
Exposure Modes
Auto, Aperture Priority, Manual, Programmed AE
Exposure Compensation
3 EV range, in 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
White Balance
Auto, Preset, Custom
White Balance Presets
Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Flash, Warm White, Cool White, Day White, Flash
Continuous Shooting Speed
9.2 frames per second
Viewfinder & Display
Electronic eye-level viewfinder
Maximum Resolution
4608 x 3456 maximum resolution
Supported Resolutions
4608 x 3456, 640 x 480
Still Image Format
JPEG & RAW file format
Digital Video Recording Modes
1920 x 1080 @ 30fps
Digital Video Format
MOV (MPEG-4AVC/H.264), AVI (Motion JPEG)
Lens Mount
Micro Four Thirds Mount
Includes M.Zuiko lens
Optical Zoom
4.2x Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
2x Digital Zoom
Focal Length
12 - 50mm Focal Length
Lens Aperture
f/3.5 - 6.3 lens aperture range for included lens
Minimum Focus Distance
7.87 Minimum Focus Distance
Filter Size
Detachable flash
Flash Modes
Auto, red-eye reduction, red-eye reduction slow sync., fill-in, slow synchronization
Flash Terminal
Hot shoe
5-Axis Image Stabilization, Tilting Touchscreen, 16MP CMOS, Fast AF, Up to 9 frames per seconds shooting
Face Detection
Red-Eye Removal
Supported Media Types
Supports SD, SDHC media
Media Included
No Media Is Included
Hi-Speed USB, HDMI Out, Video Out
Battery Type
Requires 1 Olympus Lithium Ion Rechargeable Battery (BLN-1 Battery is Included)
Physical Specifications
Dimensions (WxDxH)
4.8" x 3.5" x 1.7"
1.0 lbs
What's in the Box
What's in the Box
16.1MP Digital Camera, USB Cable, Video Cable, Battery Charger, Olympus Master Editing Software
Manufacturer Warranty
1 Year
1 Year

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