Nikon Z50 vs Olympus OM-D E-M1X Comparison



Let’s compare the Nikon Z50 vs Olympus OM-D E-M1X.

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-M1X. While Nikon Z50 has APS-C sensor, Olympus OM-D E-M1X has 4/3 sensor and 20.9 has a 20.9 MP and Olympus OM-D E-M1X has a 20.4 MP resolution.

  Nikon Z50 Olympus OM-D E-M1X
  Nikon Z50 Front Olympus OM-D E-M1X Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Nikon Olympus
Megapixels 20.9 20.4
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) 5184 x 3888 (20.2 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 (approx. 64) - 6400 with customizable upper limit (200 - 6400); Manual ISO: Low (approx. 64) - 25600, 1/3 or 1 EV steps selectable
Startup Time 0.8 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 imager AF: Hybrid Phase-detect/Contrast-detect AF, 121 AF points, all cross-type; All target, group target (5-area / 9- area / 25-area), single target (normal / small), custom target (1-4)
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, ISO 100 - 51200, expandable to 204,800 AUTO ISO: LOW (approx. 64) - 6400 with customizable upper limit (200 - 6400); Manual ISO: Low (approx. 64) - 25600, 1/3 or 1 EV steps selectable
Shutter Speed Range 1/4000 - 30 sec 1/32000 - 60 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 49
AW Buffer Size 49
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.2 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,036,800 dots (345,600 px) 1,037,000 dots (345,667 px)
Touchscreen Yes Yes
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen No Yes
Selfie Screen Yes Yes
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; High-speed (120fps) low latency (6ms) 2.36M-dot LCD, 1.48x - 1.65x magnification, 100% coverage, 21mm eyepoint, -4 to +2 diopter, eye sensor
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/​25p/​24p) 4096x2160 (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 Yes
SD UHS Support Slot 1: UHS-II, Slot 2: UHS-II
Microphone Jack Yes Yes
Headphone Jack No Yes
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes No
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/200 1/250
Internal connections Micro (Type-D) HDMI, Micro-B USB 2.0, 3.5mm Stereo Microphone Jack (plug-in power supported) Micro HDMI (Type-D), USB 3.0 Type C, 3.5mm external mic jack, 3.5mm external headphone jack, 2.5mm wired remote jack
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No No
Bluetooth Yes Yes
Built-In GPS No Yes
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi USB 3.0 Super Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 280 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable 1720mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 18.8 oz (533 g) includes batteries, kit lens 35.2 oz (997 g) includes batteries
Size 5.0 x 3.7 x 2.4 in. (127 x 94 x 60 mm) 5.7 x 5.8 x 3.0 in. (144 x 147 x 75 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $998.00 Buy from Amazon for $2,999.00
Release Date 2019-11-15 2019-02-28