Olympus E-M10II vs Panasonic GX8 Comparison

Here is a quick review and comparison for the Olympus E-M10II vs Panasonic GX8 Micro Four Thirds cameras.

To see the difference between Olympus E-M10II vs Panasonic GX8 mirrorless cameras we have put together Olympus E-M10II vs Sony A6000 specs comparison table below.

The Olympus E-M10 Mark II camera boasts an electronic shutter with a top shutter speed of 1/16,000 sec, plus a new AF Targeting Pad function that works similarly to Panasonic’s venerable Touch Pad AF. See the official announcement and sample images.

Panasonic GX8 mirrorless camera integrates a 20.3-megapixel Digital Live MOS Sensor and features the company’s first Dual I.S (Image Stabiliser), a 20.3-megapixel sensor, a large tiltable LVF and 4K video recording capability.

Specifications Comparison of Olympus E-M10II vs Panasonic GX8 Cameras


Below you can see the specs comparison table of Olympus E-M10II vs Panasonic GX8 digital cameras. Some differences like sensor, image size, shooting speed, lcd size etc.. detailed as bold on the table.

Feature Olympus E-M10 II Panasonic GX8
Megapixel 16 megapixels 20.3 megapixels
Sensor size / type Four Thirds (17.3 x 13 mm) Four Thirds (17.3 x 13 mm)
Low-Pass-Filter  Yes Yes
Image stabilization 5axis Sensor-shift / Dual IS
Image processor TruePic VII Venus Engine
AF System Contrast Detect (sensor) Contrast Detect (sensor)
AF Points 81 49
ISO 100-25600 100-25600
Shutter Min/Max 60 sec 1/16000 sec 60 sec 1/16000 sec
Top Continuous Shooting Speed 8.5fps 10fps
Video 1920 x 1080 (30p), 1280 x 720 (30p) 3840 x 2160 (30p, 24p)
Display 3″ Rear Touchscreen Tilting  OLED (1,040,000) 3″ Rear Touchscreen Swivel Touchscreen OLED (1,040,000)
Viewfinder EVF EVF
Hot-shoe Yes Yes
Wireless  Built-In Built-In with NFC
Battery Life (CIPA) 320 shots 330 shots
Dimensions   120 x 83 x 47 mm 133 x 78 x 63 mm
Weight 390g 487g

Panasonic GX8 Camera Price

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 is available from the camera stores below in all-black or black-and-silver variants for $1199.99 body only.

Buy Panasonic GX8 Mirrorless Camera
Panasonic GX8 Mirrorless Camera $1,199.99 Amazon | Adorama

Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II Camera Price

The Olympus OM-D E-M10 II is available from the camera stores below for $649.99 body only or $799.99 with M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ kit lens. All-black or silver variations will be offered.

Buy Olympus OM-D E-M10 II MFT Camera
Olympus OM-D E-M10 II Camera Body-only $649.95 Amazon | Adorama