Leica TL vs Olympus OM-D E-M5 II Comparison

Let’s compare the Leica TL vs Olympus OM-D E-M5 II.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Leica TL and Olympus OM-D E-M5 II. While Leica TL has APS-C sensor, Olympus OM-D E-M5 II has 4/3 sensor and 16.3 has a 16.3 MP and Olympus OM-D E-M5 II has a 16.1 MP resolution.

  Leica TL Olympus OM-D E-M5 II
  Leica TL Front Olympus OM-D E-M5 II Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Leica Olympus
Megapixels 16.3 16.1
Sensor Type CMOS Live MOS
Sensor Format APS-C 4/3
SLR Type Mirrorless Mirrorless
Crop Factor 1.5x 2.0x
AA Filter None None
Image Resolution 4944 x 3278 (16.2 MP, Other) 4608 x 3456 (15.9 MP, 4:3)
Body Image Stabilization No Yes
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 12500 Min 200 - Max 25600
Full ISO Settings Auto, 100 - 12500 AUTO: ISO Low (100) - 25600 (customizable, Default 200-1600) / Manual ISO Low (100) - 25600, 1/3 or 1 EV steps selectable
Startup Time 0.8 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection: Single point, multiple point, spot, face detection, touch AF High-speed Contrast-detect AF: 81-area multiple AF / All target, Group target area (9-area), Single target (Normal/Small) / Eye Detection (Nearer, Left, Right) / Magnified (up to 14x, over 800 AF points)
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, 100 - 12500 AUTO: ISO Low (100) - 25600 (customizable, Default 200-1600) / Manual ISO Low (100) - 25600, 1/3 or 1 EV steps selectable
Shutter Speed Range 1/4000 - 30 sec 1/16000 - 60 sec
Bulb Mode No Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 12 18
AW Buffer Size 13
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.7 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,229,760 dots (409,920 px) 1,037,000 dots (345,667 px)
Touchscreen Yes Yes
Articulating Screen No Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen No Yes
Selfie Screen No Yes
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking No Yes
Viewfinder No / LCD EVF / LCD
Viewfinder Type Optional Leica Visoflex Electronic Viewfinder EVF; 2.36M-dot LCD, 1.30x - 1.48x magnification, 100% coverage, 21mm eyepoint, -4 to +2 diopter, eye sensor
Focus Peaking No Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 1920x1080 (30p) 1920x1080 (60p/50p/30p/25p/24p)
Video File Format MP4 with stereo audio MOV (MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 with stereo sound), AVI (Motion JPEG)
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack No Yes
Headphone Jack No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes No
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/180 1/250
Internal connections Leica flash interface with integrated connection for accessories Micro HDMI (Type-D), combined AV/USB connector, 3.5mm stereo mini jack
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No No
Bluetooth No No
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 310 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 13.5 oz (384 g) includes batteries 16.5 oz (469 g) includes batteries
Size 5.3 x 2.7 x 1.3 in. (134 x 69 x 33 mm) 4.9 x 3.3 x 1.8 in. (124 x 85 x 45 mm)
Price
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Release Date 2016-11-15 2015-02-21