Olympus Tough TG-6 vs Olympus Tough TG-5 Comparison



Let’s compare the Olympus Tough TG-6 vs Olympus Tough TG-5.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Olympus Tough TG-6 and Olympus Tough TG-5. Both cameras have 1/2.3 inch sensors but Olympus Tough TG-6 has a 12.0 MP and Olympus Tough TG-5 has a 12.0 MP resolution.

  Olympus Tough TG-6 Olympus Tough TG-5
  Olympus Tough TG-6 Front Olympus Tough TG-5 Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Olympus Olympus
Megapixels 12.0 12.0
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 1/2.3 inch 1/2.3 inch
SLR Type Point & Shoot Point & Shoot
Crop Factor n/a n/a
AA Filter Fixed Fixed
Image Resolution 4000 x 3000 (12.0 MP, 4:3) 4000 x 3000 (12.0 MP, 4:3)
Body Image Stabilization Yes Yes
Native ISO Min 100 - Max 12800 Min 100 - Max 12800
Full ISO Settings Auto (100 - 1600 with customizable upper limit from 100 to 12800), 100 - 12800 Auto (100 - 1600 with customizable upper limit from 100 to 12800), 100 - 12800
Startup Time 1.4 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type 25-point Contrast Detection: Face Detect AF, iES, Spot AF, AF Tracking, AF Target Selection 25-point Contrast Detection: Face Detect AF, iES, Spot AF, AF Tracking, AF Target Selection
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto (100 - 1600 with customizable upper limit from 100 to 12800), 100 - 12800 Auto (100 - 1600 with customizable upper limit from 100 to 12800), 100 - 12800
Shutter Speed Range 1/2000 - 4 sec 1/2000 - 4 sec
Bulb Mode No No
JPEG Buffer Size Unlimited
AW Buffer Size 18
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,040,000 dots 460,800 dots (153,600 px)
Touchscreen No No
Articulating Screen No No
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen No No
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder No / LCD No / LCD
Viewfinder Type
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/25p) 3840x2160 (30p/25p)
Video File Format MOV (MPEG-4 AVC / H.264) with stereo sound MOV (MPEG-4AVC / H.264) with stereo sound
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack No No
Headphone Jack No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed
Internal connections Micro-B USB 2.0, Micro HDMI (Type D) Micro-B USB 2.0, Micro HDMI (Type D)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No No
Bluetooth No No
Built-In GPS Yes Yes
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA)
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 8.9 oz (253 g) includes batteries 8.8 oz (250 g) includes batteries
Size 4.4 x 2.6 x 1.3 in. (113 x 66 x 32 mm) 4.4 x 2.6 x 1.3 in. (113 x 66 x 32 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $449.00 Buy from Amazon for $399.00
Release Date 2019-06-30 2017-06-15