Olympus OM-D E-M5 III vs Canon EOS 7D Mark II Comparison



Let’s compare the Olympus OM-D E-M5 III vs Canon EOS 7D Mark II.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Olympus OM-D E-M5 III and Canon EOS 7D Mark II. While Olympus OM-D E-M5 III has 4/3 sensor, Canon EOS 7D Mark II has APS-C sensor and 20.4 has a 20.4 MP and Canon EOS 7D Mark II has a 20.2 MP resolution.

  Olympus OM-D E-M5 III Canon EOS 7D Mark II
  Olympus OM-D E-M5 III Front Canon EOS 7D Mark II Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Olympus Canon
Megapixels 20.4 20.2
Sensor Type Live MOS CMOS
Sensor Format 4/3 APS-C
SLR Type Mirrorless Dslr
Crop Factor 2.0x 1.6x
AA Filter None Fixed
Image Resolution 5184 x 3888 (20.2 MP, 4:3) 5472 x 3648 (20.0 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization Yes No
Native ISO Min 200 - Max 25600 Min 100 - Max 16000
Full ISO Settings 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 Auto, 100 - 16000 in 1/3 or 1EV steps, Expandable to 25600 and 51200
Startup Time 0.5 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Advanced Dual FAST AF: Hybrid Phase-detect/Contrast-detect AF, 121 AF points, all cross-type; All target, group target (25, 9 or 5-area), single target (normal/small) OVF: AF-dedicated CMOS sensor, 65-points, all cross-type AF points, center dual cross-type point for f/2.8; Live View: Dual-Pixel CMOS AF
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode 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 Auto, 100 - 16000 in 1/3 or 1EV steps, Expandable to 25600 and 51200
Shutter Speed Range 1/32000 - 60 sec 1/8000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 26 103
AW Buffer Size 23 26
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,037,000 dots (345,667 px) 1,040,000 dots (346,600 px)
Touchscreen Yes No
Articulating Screen Yes No
Tilt Swivel Screen Yes No
Selfie Screen Yes No
Top Deck Display No Yes
Focus Peaking Yes No
Viewfinder EVF / LCD Optical / LCD
Viewfinder Type EVF; 2.68M-dot OLED, 1.20x - 1.37x magnification, 100% coverage, 27mm eyepoint, -4 to +2 diopter, eye sensor SLR type; eye-level pentaprism, 100% coverage, 1.0x magnification, 22mm eyepoint, -3 to +1 diopter, interchangeable focusing screens
Focus Peaking Yes No
Video Features
Video Resolution 4096x2160 (24p) 1920x1080 (60p/​50p/​30p/​25p/​24p)
Video File Format MOV (MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 with stereo sound), AVI (Motion JPEG) MP4/MOV (Video: H.264 Intra-Frame / Inter-Frame, Audio: Stereo AAC/Linear PCM)
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC CF1 / SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No Yes
SD UHS Support UDMA7/UHS-I compliant
Microphone Jack Yes Yes
Headphone Jack No Yes
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash No Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/250 1/250
Internal connections Micro HDMI (Type-D), Micro-B USB 2.0, 3.5mm external mic jack, 2.5mm wired remote jack Mini (Type-C) HDMI, 3.5mm Microphone Jack, 3.5mm Headphoe Jack, N3 Remote Jack
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes No
NFC No No
Bluetooth Yes No
Built-In GPS No Yes
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi USB 3.0 Super Speed
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 670 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable LP-E6N/LP-E6 Lithium-ion rechargeble
Weight 14.6 oz (414 g) includes batteries 49.0 oz (1,388 g) includes batteries, kit lens
Size 4.9 x 3.4 x 2.0 in. (125 x 85 x 50 mm) 5.9 x 4.4 x 3.1 in. (149 x 112 x 78 mm)
Price
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Release Date 2019-11-30 2014-11-15