Olympus PEN E-P5 Full Specs, Announcement on May 10

Olympus PEN E-P5 micro four thirds camera will feature a 16MP sensor and TruePic VI image processing engine. Full specs of the new Olympus PEN E-P5 compact camera  are below from 43R and more pictures can be seen here.

Olympus will announce new products along with the PEN-E-P5 micro four thirds camera. Full list of Olympus products to be announced this week can be seen here. Official announcement from Olympus scheduled for May 10 at 5am London time.

Olympus PEN E-P5 will have three body colors including black, silver, white. The Olympus E-P5 body only will be priced as $999.99.

It’s now Official : Olympus PEN E-P5 Camera Announced, Price, Specs


Olympus PEN E-P5 Full Specs

Model name:  E-P5
Product type: Micro Four Thirds interchangeable lens system camera
Memory :  SD Memory Card*1  (SDHC, SDXC, UHS-I compatible, Eye-Fi Card compatible*2 )
*1: Class 6 or higher is recommended for Movie shooting.
*2: Not compatible with Endless Memory.
Screen size: 17.3 mm (H) x 13.0 mm (V)
Lens mount: Micro Four Thirds Mount
Image Pickup Product type: 4/3 Live MOS Sensor
Number of effective pixels: Approx. 16.1 million pixels
Total number of pixels: Approx. 17.2 million pixels
Aspect ratio: 1.33 (4:3)
Dust reduction: Supersonic Wave Filter (image sensor dust reduction system)
Recording format: DCF, DPOF compatible / Exif, PRINT Image Matching III, MPO compatible
File format:  RAW (12-bit lossless compression), JPEG, RAW+JPEG, MPO(3D still)
Recording image size:   [RAW] 4608 x 3456 pixels, [JPEG] 4608 x 3456 pixels – 640 x 480 pixels
File size : RAW: 4608(H)x3456(V) (approx. 1/1.5 lossless compressed) Approx. 17MB
Set1(LF): 4608(H)x3456(V)  (1/4 compressed) Approx. 7.5MB
Set2(LN): 4608(H)x3456(V)  (1/8 compressed) Approx. 3.5MB
Set3(MN): 2560(H)x1920(V) (1/8 compressed) Approx. 1.1MB
Image Stabilization System Type: Built-in (Image sensor shift type for movie & still, 5-axis* image stabilization)   *yaw/pitch/vertical shift/horizontal shift/roll
Mode: 4 modes (S-I.S.AUTO, S-I.S.1, S-I.S.2, S-I.S.3), OFF
IS for Live View image: Available (by half-pressing the shutter button or enlarging operation)
Focal length setting: Available
Available manual focal length setting: Input focal length : 8, 10, 12, 15, 16, 18, 24, 28, 30, 35, 40, 48, 50, 55, 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 90, 100, 105, 120, 135, 150, 180, 200, 210, 250, 300, 350, 400, 500, 600, 800, 1000
Stabilization performance : maximum 5 EV* (ased on Olympus in-house measurement conditions)
Lens IS priority : Available
Shutter speed range : 60 – 1/8000 sec. (Not available when Bulb or Time is selected.)
Live View: Approx. 100% field of view, Exposure compensation preview, WB adjustment preview, Gradation auto preview, Face detection preview (up to 8 faces), Grid line, Histogram, Magnification display (x5/x7/x10/x14)
Display Mode: Normal, Histogram, Highlight and shadow, Level guide, Off
Monitor type: 3.0-inch tilting monitor. Approx.1037k dots (3:2), electrostatic capacitance type touch panel
Touch control: Shutter release, Enlargement, Live Guide, AF area selection, AF area enlargement, Frame forward/backward, Enlargement playback, Super Control Panel, Art Filter selection, Scene mode selection, Wi-Fi connection
Tilting angle: Upward tilting angle : up to 80 degrees. Downward tilting angle : up to 50 degrees
Brightness / Color temperature control: ±7 levels / ±7 levels
Color tone select: Vivid / Natural
AF system: High-speed imager AF
Focus mode : Single AF (S-AF) / Continuous AF (C-AF)* / Manual Focus (MF) / S-AF + MF / AF tracking (C-AF + TR). C-AF and AF tracking are not available with non-mFTS lenses. It works as S-AF in C-AF mode.
Full-time AF: Available
Magnified frame AF: Selectable from over 800 AF points
Magnification :  x5, x7, x10(Default), x14 selectable
Super Spot AF:  Selectable from center of enlarge view(0.02% – 0.16% in view image) Enlarged view focus point check by magnify button: Available with old lenses without data communication
Face detection AF:  Eye detection AF    ”Available / Available
Eye Detection AF mode : Off / Nearer-eye priority / Right-eye priority / Left-eye priority
Focusing point:  Focusing point selection mode    35-area multiple AF / All target, Group target area (9-area), Single target,(normal) Single target(small)
Peaking function: Avaliable on Fn button or Manual Focus. Type : White edge, Black edge”
AF illuminator: Available
Manual focus assist:  * Customize function    Live View image is magnified when the focus ring is rotated. (at S-AF+MF or MF mode)
Metering system (TTL Image sensor metering)    Digital ESP metering (324-area multi pattern metering), Center weighted average metering, Spot metering, Spot metering with highlight control, Spot metering with shadow control
Metering range: EV 0 – 20 (at normal temperature, 17mm f2.8, ISO 100)
Exposure mode : i Auto, P: Program AE (Program shift can be performed), A: Aperture priority AE, S: Shutter priority AE, M: Manual, Bulb, Time, Scene select  AE, Art Filter,
Underwater : wide / macro*,  My Set
*Selectable from menu as a function on Fn/Rec button
*My set can be set to mode dial function”
Scene select AE: Portrait, e-Portrait, Landscape, Landscape + Portrait, Sport, Night, Night + Portrait, Children, High Key, Low Key, DIS mode, Macro, Nature Macro, Candle, Sunset, Documents, Panorama, Fireworks, Beach & Snow, Fisheye Conv., Wide Conv., Macro Conv., 3D *   3D lens(H-FT012 by Panasonic) only, still only
ISO sensitivity : AUTO ISO : LOW(approx. 100) ‐25600 (customizable, Defalut:LOW-1600)
Manual ISO : LOW(approx.100), 200 – 25600, 1/3 or 1 EV steps selectable
Exposure compensation: ±3 EV in 1/3, 1/2, 1 EV steps selectable
AE lock: Locks at 1st release of shutter button (can be set to Fn/Rec button)
Shutter type: Computerized focal-plane shutter
Shutter speed: 1/8000 – 60 sec. (1/3, 1/2, or 1EV steps selectable)
Bulb/Time: default setting 8min.  (1/2/4/8/15/20/25/30 min. selectable)”
Flash intensity control: method    ”TTL Auto, Auto*13, Manual, Super FP*13(FP-TTL AUTO, FP-MANUAL) *13: Available on the external flash
Built-in flash: TTL Flash, GN=7 (ISO100・m) / GN=10(ISO200・m)
Bundled flash – Flash mode : Flash Auto, Redeye, Fill-in, Flash Off, Red-eye Slow sync.(1st curtain), Slow sync.(1st curtain), Slow sync.(2nd curtain), Manual(1/1(FULL)~1/64)
Synchronization speed: ”1/320 sec. Built-in Flash* 1/250 sec. External Flash* *Super FP: 1/125-1/4000 sec.
Flash intensity control : Up to ±3 EV in 0.3, 0.5, 1 EV steps selectable
Compatible external flash: FL-50R, FL-36R, FL-20, FL-14, FL-300R, FL-600R
Compatible external flash: FL-50R, FL-36R, FL-300R, FL600R
Control method : Triggered and controlled by built-in flash (Olympus Wireless RC Flash system compatible)
External Flash intensity type: TTL Auto, Auto, Manual, FP-TTL-AUTO, FP-MANUAL
Channel: 4 channels
Group No:  4 groups (External flash 3 groups + a built-in flash*)
Sequential shooting maximum: speed    ”[Sequential shooting H mode]*   9.0 fps * in case of “”I.S. Off”” *Focus and exposure are fixed at the values for the first shot. [Sequential shooting L mode]*
4.5 fps  in case of “”I.S. Off”” (in 5.0 seq. shooting L)
5.0 fps* in case of “”I.S. Off”” (in 5.0 seq. shooting L)
*When using the M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 12-50mm EZ f3.5-6.3.”
“Max. recordable pictures on sequential shooting *”    ”[RAW]  Max. 18 frames (in 5 seq. shooting L),   Max.17 frames (in 9 seq. shooting H)
[JPEG]  Unlimited consecutive shooting (in 5 seq. shooting L),   Max. 28 frames ( in 9 seq. shooting H)
* When using the M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 12-50mm EZ f3.5-6.3.
Self-timer : Operation time: 12 sec., 2 sec.,custom (Waiting time 1-30sec.,Shooting interval 0.5/1/2/3sec.,Number of shots 1-10)
Exposure bracketing : 2, 3 or 5 frames in 0.3/0.7/1.0EV steps selectable, 7 frames in 0.3/0.7EV steps selectable
*AE-BKT can be programmed to the Fn-button.

ISO bracketing    3 frames in 0.3/0.7/1.0EV steps selectable
White balance bracketing    3 frames in 2, 4, 6 steps selectable in each A-B/G-M axis.
Flash bracketing    3 frames in 0.3/0.7/1.0EV step selectable
Art Filter bracketing    ”i-Enhance, Vivid, Natural, Muted, Portrait, Monotone, Custom, Art Filters selectable

*AE-BKT can be programmed to the Fn-button.
bracketing for HDR postprocess    ”3 or 5 frames in 2.0/3.0EV steps selectable, 7 frames in 2.0EV steps selectable.
*This function does not execute HDR processing.
*HDR function can be programmed to the Fn-button.
Art Filter : Mode (Variation / Effect)    Pop Art (I, II / a.b.c.d.e.)
Soft Focus ( – / c.e.)
Pale & Light Color (I, II / a.b.c.d.)
Light Tone ( – / d.)
Grainy Film (I, II / b.c.d.f.g)
Pin Hole (I, II, III / d.)
Diorama ( – / d.)
Cross Process (I, II / b.c.d.)
Gentle Sepia ( – / a.b.c.d.)
Dramatic Tone (I / b.c.d.e)  (II / b.c.d.e.f.g)
Key Line (I, II / a.b.c.d.e.)
WaterColor (I, II / a.c.d.)
Art Effect    a. Soft Focus Effect : b. Pin-Hole Effect
c. White Edge Effect
d. Frame Effect
e. Star Light Effect
f. B&W Effect (Yellow, Orange, Red, Green)
g. Pict. Tone (Sepia, Blue, Purple, Green)
PHOTO STORY : Type  (Frame effect / Aspect & Window    Standard (Ⅰ,Ⅱ,Ⅲ,Ⅳ /  a,b,c,d,e / A,B,C,D )
Pattern)    Fun Frame (Ⅰ,Ⅱ,Ⅲ /-/-)
Frame Effect    a.  White Frame
b.  White Frame & White Edge Effect
c.  Black Frame
d.  White Frame & Pin Hole Effect
Aspect &Window Pattern    A.   4:3, 2 frames
B.    4:3, 3 frames
C.   1:1. 2 frames
D.    1:1, 3 frames
Movie Recording format: MOV(MPEG-4AVC/H.264) , AVI(Motion JPEG)
Movie Mode:  [MOV]
“  Full HD: 1920(H)x1080(V),   30p(29.97fps)Recording
20Mbps(Fine) / 17Mbps(Normal) :  Aspect 16:9″
“  HD: 1280(H)x720(V),   30p(29.97fps)Recording
13Mbps(Fine) / 10Mbps(Normal) :  Aspect 16:9″
[AVI Motion JPEG] : HD: 1280(H)x720(V), 30fps *  Aspect 16:9
SD: 640(H)x480(V), 30fps *,  Aspect 4:3
*Excluding some Art Filters
Maximum Recording Time [MOV] : Full HD : Approx. 29min(Normal) / Approx. 22min(Fine)
HD : Approx. 29min(Normal) / Approx. 29min(Fine)
HD : Approx. 7min*  /  SD : Approx. 14min*
*Excluding some Art Filters
Movie Function: Movie Effect : One-shot echo / Multi-echo / Art fade / Art Filter Movie, Aperture-prioritized Movie, Shutter Speed-Prioritized Movie, Manually Shot Movie
One-push Movie Digital Conveter: ×4*  Avairable on Movie effect mode
TimeLapse Movie: Available (AVI Motion JPEG  1280×720 ,10fps)
Image Stabilization for Movie: M-IS (Image sensor shift), Off
AE Lock: Available
Exposure control(Movie): P: Program AE,   A: Aperture priority AE,   S: Shutter speed priority AE,   M: Manual,   Art Filter
* S mode and M mode : Shutter speed is limited in less than 1/30 sec.”
Compression ratio: Motion-JPEG Format : 1/12(HD), 1/8(SD)
File size  “MOV Format : Max 4GB
Motion-JPEG Format : Max 2GB”
Sound Recording format: Wave Format (Stereo linear PCM/16-bit, Sampling frequency 48kHz)
Microphone/Speaker: Stereo/Mono
Microphone function: Wind Noise Reduction,  Recording Volume
Audio dubbing possible for still pictures (up to 30 sec.)
Maximum Recording Time: Picture with Sound: 30sec.
Movie: depend on Movie Recording Time
White balance mode: Auto WB, 7 Preset WBs, 2 Capture WBs, Custom WB(Kelvin setting)
White balance compensation: ±7 steps in each A-B/G-M axis   * Except for Custom WB
Preset white balance: 7 preset WBs (3000K – 7500K)
– Sunny(5300K), Shadow(7500K), Cloudy(6000K), Incandescent(3000K), Fluorescent(4000K), Underwater, WB Flash(5500K)
Colour matrix: sRGB, Adobe RGB
Picture Mode: i-Enhance, Vivid, Natural, Muted, Portrait, Monotone, Custom, Art Filters
Gradation: Auto, Normal, High Key, Low Key     [except Art Filters]
Intereval Mode: Interval Time 1sec. – 24 Hours,  Max 99 frames. Available on making Time-lapse movie automatically
Multi Exposure Number of picture:  Function    2 frames / Auto gain, Exposing on Recorded picture(RAW)
Multi Aspect Ratio: 4:3(Default) / 3:2 / 16:9 / 1:1 / 3:4
Detection: 2-axis
One push Tele-converter
Magnification    x2
Wi-Fi Function
GPS info : Function Available (by using Smartphone GPS data)
Wireless Shooting: Live View, Rec view, Wireless touch AF shutter*, Power off
*Self-Timer setting.
*Camera function is fixed on i-Auto. ”
Image Share: File Type: JPEG, MOV Connect to up to 4 devices simultaneously.  Marking function for image share. ”
Easy Connection: QR code setting
Playback mode : “Single-frame, Information display, Index display (4/9/25/100 frames), Calendar, Enlargement (2x – 14x), Movie (with sound, FF/REW/Pause), Picture rotation (auto), Slideshow (with sound including BGM, 2 selectable slide show effects, replaceable BGM), Light Box display”
Information display: Histogram (independent luminance / RGB available), Highlight/Shadow point warning, AF frame, Photographic information, OFF
Menu Languages: 34 languages selectable :
– English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Russian, Czech, Dutch, Danish, Polish, Portuguese, Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Croat, Slovenian, Hungarian, Greek, Slovakian, Turkish, Latvian, Estonian, Lithuanian, Ukrainian, Serbian, Bulgarian, Rumanian, Indonesian, Malay, Thai
Reset & custom settingMy set: 4 settings recordable / Available to set to mode dial.
Editing function: RAW development, Gradation auto, Monochrome, Sepia, Red-eye fix, Saturation, Resize (1280×960, 640×480, 320×240), Trimming, Aspect, e-Portrait, Image Overlay, Postrecording
RAW picture editing: RAW development based on settings of the camera (including Art Filter, ART-BKT).
2 programmable settings, preview capability.
Print function: Print reservation (DPOF), Direct print (PictBridge compatible)
Input/Output: USB/AV/Remote controller connector    Dedicated multi-connector     [USB: USB2.0 Hi-Speed,  Video: NTSC/PAL selectable, Optional Remote cable RM-UC1 compatible.]
HDMI connector: Micro HDMI (Type-D)
Flash attachment: Hot shoe
Accessory Port 2: Dedicated multi-connector   [for VF-2/VF-3/VF-4, SEMA-1, MAL-1 and PP-1.]
Wireless LAN: Built-in (IEEE 802.11b/g/n)
PC interface: USB2.0 Hi-Speed
TV interface: HDMI (HD/Stereo Sound), conventional video-out (SD/Mono Sound)
Battery: BLN-1 Li-ion battery (included)
Sleep mode: Available (1/3/5 min. off)
Number of recordable pictures: Approx. 400 shots    [IS ON, CIPA test standard] (with BLN-1 and TOSHIBA super high-speed Class 6 SDHC 4GB card)
Dimensions: 122.3mm(W)×68.9mm(H)×37.2mm(D) [CIPA guideline compliant, excluding protrusions]
Weight: Approx. 420g  [CIPA guideline compliant, with BLN-1 battery and Memory card] Approx. 366g  [body only]
Temperature: 0 ~ +40℃ (operation) / -20 ~ +60℃ (storage)
Humidity: 30 – 90% (operation) / 10 – 90% (storage)
Box contents: Body, Li-ion battery BLN-1, Li-ion battery charger BCN-1, USB cable, Shoulder strap, OLYMPUS Viewer 3 (CD-ROM), Instruction manual, Warranty card