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Olympus PEN E-P5 Hands On Review

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Olympus PEN E-P5 Micro Four Thirds digital camera officially announced back in May, 2013. The new PEN E-P5 is the first compact system camera with a 1/8000th second mechanical shutter speed.

The digitalcameraHQ has posted a hands-on review for the new Olympus PEN E-P5 micro four thirds camera. The review includes PEN E-P5 body and design, performance and image quality and lots of sample pictures.

The premium camera PEN E-P5 features 16-Megapixel TruePic VI Live MOS sensor, FAST AF, 9 FPS burst shooting, 5-Axis Image Stabilization, 3.0″ tilt touchscreen LCD, Full HD 1080p video in MOV & AVI formats and built-in Wi-Fi.


Olympus PEN E-P5 Hands On Review

From DigitalcameraHQ review:

The price and feature set make the E-P5 an ideal camera for the intermediate to advanced photographer. The Panasonic GX-7, due out at the end of September and pricing at about $1,100, is likely the strongest competitor to the E-P5 with a similar feature set and a 14-42 mm lens but slower burst capture. Sony’s Alpha NEX line is also a competitor, but lacks the optical viewfinder. Nikon’s 1 J3 has faster continuous shooting, but with a smaller sensor and fewer features isn’t quite in the same category.

Olympus PEN E-P5 Camera Price

The body only price of the mirrorless PEN E-P5 is $999.99.

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