Nikon Z50 vs Olympus OM-D E-M10 III Comparison



Let’s compare the Nikon Z50 vs Olympus OM-D E-M10 III.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Nikon Z50 and Olympus OM-D E-M10 III. While Nikon Z50 has APS-C sensor, Olympus OM-D E-M10 III has 4/3 sensor and 20.9 has a 20.9 MP and Olympus OM-D E-M10 III has a 16.1 MP resolution.

  Nikon Z50 Olympus OM-D E-M10 III
  Nikon Z50 Front Olympus OM-D E-M10 III Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Nikon Olympus
Megapixels 20.9 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 5568 x 3712 (20.7 MP, 3:2) 4608 x 3456 (15.9 MP, 4:3)
Body Image Stabilization No Yes
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 51200 Min 200 - Max 25600
Full ISO Settings Auto, ISO 100 - 51200, expandable to 204,800 AUTO: ISO Low (100) - 25600 (customizable, Default 200-6400) / Manual ISO Low (100) - 25600, 1/3 or 1 EV steps selectable
Startup Time 1.0 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Hybrid Phase/Contrast Detect AF with 209 PDAF points; Pinpoint, Single-Point, Dynamic-area AF, Wide-area AF (S/L), Auto-area AF; Face and Eye-detect AF High-speed Contrast-detect AF: 121-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, ISO 100 - 51200, expandable to 204,800 AUTO: ISO Low (100) - 25600 (customizable, Default 200-6400) / 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 Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size Unlimited
AW Buffer Size 33
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.2 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,036,800 dots (345,600 px) 1,037,000 dots (345,600 px)
Touchscreen Yes Yes
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen Yes No
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder EVF / LCD EVF / LCD
Viewfinder Type EVF: 2.36M-dot XGA OLED, 100% coverage, 1.02x magnification, 20mm eyepoint, -3 to +3 diopter, eye sensor EVF; 2.36M-dot OLED, 100% coverage, 1.23x magnification (0.62x 35mm eq.), 19.2mm eyepoint, -4 to +2 diopter, eye sensor
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/​25p/​24p) 3840x2160 (30p/25p/24p)
Video File Format MOV, MP4 (Video: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC; Audio: Stereo Linear PCM, AAC) 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 Yes No
Headphone Jack No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/200 1/250s Built-in Flash, 1/200s External Flash*; *FL-50R: 1/180s
Internal connections Micro (Type-D) HDMI, Micro-B USB 2.0, 3.5mm Stereo Microphone Jack (plug-in power supported) Micro-B USB 2.0, Micro HDMI (Type-D)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No No
Bluetooth Yes No
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 280 shots 330 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable BLS-50 Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 18.8 oz (533 g) includes batteries, kit lens 17.7 oz (503 g) includes batteries, kit lens
Size 5.0 x 3.7 x 2.4 in. (127 x 94 x 60 mm) 4.8 x 3.3 x 1.9 in. (122 x 84 x 50 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $998.00 Buy from Amazon for $499.00
Release Date 2019-11-15 2017-09-30