Olympus PEN E-PL8 vs Fujifilm GFX 50S Comparison

Let’s compare the Olympus PEN E-PL8 vs Fujifilm GFX 50S.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Olympus PEN E-PL8 and Fujifilm GFX 50S. While Olympus PEN E-PL8 has 4/3 sensor, Fujifilm GFX 50S has Medium format sensor and 16.1 has a 16.1 MP and Fujifilm GFX 50S has a 51.4 MP resolution.

  Olympus PEN E-PL8 Fujifilm GFX 50S
  Olympus PEN E-PL8 Front Fujifilm GFX 50S Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Olympus Fujifilm
Megapixels 16.1 51.4
Sensor Type Live MOS CMOS
Sensor Format 4/3 Medium format
SLR Type Mirrorless Mirrorless
Crop Factor 2.0x 0.8x
AA Filter Fixed None
Image Resolution 4608 x 3456 (15.9 MP, 4:3) 8256 x 6192 (51.1 MP, 4:3)
Body Image Stabilization Yes No
Native ISO Min 200 - Max 25600 Min 100 - Max 12800
Full ISO Settings AUTO ISO: 100 (Low) - 25600 (Customizable, Default 100-1600); Manual ISO: 100 (Low), 200 - 25600, 1/3 or 1 EV steps selectable Auto (1/2/3), 100-12800, expandable to 50-102400
Startup Time 1.3 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type High-speed Contrast-detect AF: 81-area multiple AF; All target, Group target area (9-area), Single target (normal/small); Eye detection with left/right/nearest priority Contrast Detection: 425 points; Single Point AF: 13x9 / 25x17 (Changeable Size of AF Frame Among 6 Types); Zone AF: 3x3 / 5x5 / 7x7 from 117 Areas on 13x9 Grid; Wide/Tracking AF: (Up to 9 Area); Single AF / Continuous AF / MF; Touch AF supported
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode AUTO ISO: 100 (Low) - 25600 (Customizable, Default 100-1600); Manual ISO: 100 (Low), 200 - 25600, 1/3 or 1 EV steps selectable Auto (1/2/3), 100-12800, expandable to 50-102400
Shutter Speed Range 1/4000 - 60 sec 1/16000 - 3600 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 40
AW Buffer Size 21
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.2
LCD Resolution 1,036,800 dots 2,360,000 dots
Touchscreen Yes Yes
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen Yes No
Top Deck Display No Yes
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder No / LCD EVF / LCD
Viewfinder Type Optional VF-4 electronic viewfinder Detachable EVF-GFX1 electronic viewfinder: 0.5-inch 3.69M-dot OLED, 100% coverage, 0.85x magnification (35mm eq.), 23mm eyepoint, -4 to +2 diopter adjustment, eye sensor; optional Tilt Adapter EVF-TL1 available
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 1920x1080 (30p (24 or 16Mbps) 1920x1080 (30p/25p/24p/23.98p)
Video File Format MOV (MPEG-4 AVC/H.264), AVI (Motion JPEG); Linear PCM 16-bit, 48kHz stereo audio MOV (MPEG-4 AVC / H.264, Audio: Linear PCM 48KHz stereo sound)
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No Yes
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack No Yes
Headphone Jack No Yes
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash No No
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/250 1/125
Internal connections Micro HDMI (Type-D), combined AV/USB/Remote connector, Accessory Port 2, Built-in Wi-Fi (IEEE 802.11b/g/n) Micro HDMI (Type-D), Micro USB 3 .0, 3.5mm external mic jack, 3.5mm headphone jack, 2.5mm remote release jack, DC input (15v)
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 3.0 Super Speed,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 400 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable NP-T125 Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 17.2 oz (487 g) includes batteries, kit lens 32.5 oz (920 g) includes batteries
Size 4.6 x 2.7 x 1.5 in. (117 x 68 x 38 mm) 5.8 x 3.7 x 3.6 in. (148 x 94 x 91 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $399.00 Buy from Amazon for $5,499.00
Release Date 2016-10-15 2017-02-28