Olympus PEN E-PL8 vs Nikon D7200 Comparison

Let’s compare the Olympus PEN E-PL8 vs Nikon D7200.

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 Nikon D7200. While Olympus PEN E-PL8 has 4/3 sensor, Nikon D7200 has APS-C sensor and 16.1 has a 16.1 MP and Nikon D7200 has a 24.2 MP resolution.

  Olympus PEN E-PL8 Nikon D7200
  Olympus PEN E-PL8 Front Nikon D7200 Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Olympus Nikon
Megapixels 16.1 24.2
Sensor Type Live MOS CMOS
Sensor Format 4/3 APS-C
SLR Type Mirrorless Dslr
Crop Factor 2.0x 1.5x
AA Filter Fixed None
Image Resolution 4608 x 3456 (15.9 MP, 4:3) 6000 x 4000 (24.0 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization Yes No
Native ISO Min 200 - Max 25600 Min 100 - Max 25600
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, 100-25600; Hi-1BW=51200, Hi-2BW=102400 (Black and White only)
Startup Time 0.4 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 51 point (15 cross-type sensors, center f/8 compatible) TTL phase detection with 3D focus tracking by Nikon Multi-CAM 3500II DX; Contrast-detect AF in Live View & Movie modes
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, 100-25600; Hi-1BW=51200, Hi-2BW=102400 (Black and White only)
Shutter Speed Range 1/4000 - 60 sec 1/8000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 56
AW Buffer Size 18
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.2
LCD Resolution 1,036,800 dots 1,228,800 dots (307,200 px)
Touchscreen Yes No
Articulating Screen Yes No
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen Yes No
Top Deck Display No Yes
Focus Peaking Yes No
Viewfinder No / LCD Optical / LCD
Viewfinder Type Optional VF-4 electronic viewfinder SLR type: eye-level pentaprism, 100% coverage, 0.94x mag., 19.5mm eyepoint, -2 to +1 diopter, OLED overlay display
Focus Peaking Yes No
Video Features
Video Resolution 1920x1080 (30p (24 or 16Mbps) 1920x1080 (30p/25p/24p)
Video File Format MOV (MPEG-4 AVC/H.264), AVI (Motion JPEG); Linear PCM 16-bit, 48kHz stereo audio MOV (Video: H.264/MPEG-4 AVC; Audio: Stereo Linear PCM)
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No Yes
SD UHS Support Dual slots, UHS-I compatible
Microphone Jack No Yes
Headphone Jack No Yes
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash No Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/250 1/250 (up to 1/320s with lower flash range)
Internal connections Micro HDMI (Type-D), combined AV/USB/Remote connector, Accessory Port 2, Built-in Wi-Fi (IEEE 802.11b/g/n) Type-C Mini HDMI, Accessory Terminal, USB 2.0, Stereo Microphone Jack, Stereo Headphone Jack
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
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) 1110 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 17.2 oz (487 g) includes batteries, kit lens 44.3 oz (1,256 g) includes batteries, kit lens
Size 4.6 x 2.7 x 1.5 in. (117 x 68 x 38 mm) 5.3 x 4.2 x 3.0 in. (136 x 107 x 76 mm)
Price
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Release Date 2016-10-15 2015-04-01