Olympus PEN E-PL7 Camera To Be Announced on August 30th

Olympus will announce the PEN E-PL7 Micro Four Thirds camera very soon before the Photokina show in September. The new PEN-series mirrorless camera is to be announced on August 30.

Olympus has confirmed that the PEN Collection 2014 will begin on August 30 and include the new products of the PEN series..

According to the statement on Olympus Japan, the Olympus E-PL7 announcement date will take place on August 30. This is going to be a usual PEN update happens in every year and it will be a replacement for the E-PL6 model.

As previously posted, the Olympus PEN E-PL7 price is expected to be ¥66,000 (around $650). The new model will be available in black, silver and white colors.

Olympus PEN E-PL7 Camera To Be Announced on August 30th


Here are the full Olympus E-PL7 Micro Four Thirds camera specifications.

  • 16MP Live MOS sensor
  • New ISO LOW 100 setting
  • TruePic VII’s image processing engine
  • 81 AF points
  • 8 frames per second continuous shooting
  • 3.0″ 1,040,000 dots LCD touchscreen with 3:02 aspect ratio (rotatable to 180° down)
  • 3 axis VCM image stabilization
  • New “vintage” and “part color” art filter
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
  • New smart phone app
  • Dimensions 114.9 x 67.0 x 38.4 mm
  • Weight: 357 g (including battery and memory card)
  • Memory cards: SDHC/SDXC (UHS-I)
  • Battery: BLS-50
  • Available in silver, white and black colors
  • New waterproof protector PT-EP12 will be available as accessory
  • The release date for the Japanese market is September 20th, 2014