Panasonic Lumix DMC-G85 vs Olympus OM-D E-M1X Comparison

Let’s compare the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G85 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 Panasonic Lumix DMC-G85 and Olympus OM-D E-M1X. Both cameras have 4/3 sensors but Panasonic Lumix DMC-G85 has a 16.0 MP and Olympus OM-D E-M1X has a 20.4 MP resolution.

  Panasonic Lumix DMC-G85 Olympus OM-D E-M1X
  Panasonic Lumix DMC-G85 Front Olympus OM-D E-M1X Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Panasonic Olympus
Megapixels 16.0 20.4
Sensor Type Live MOS Live MOS
Sensor Format 4/3 4/3
SLR Type Mirrorless Mirrorless
Crop Factor 2.0x 2.0x
AA Filter None None
Image Resolution 4592 x 3448 (15.8 MP, 4:3) 5184 x 3888 (20.2 MP, 4:3)
Body Image Stabilization Yes Yes
Native ISO Min 200 - Max 25600 Min 200 - Max 25600
Full ISO Settings Auto, Intelligent ISO, 100 (extended), 200 - 25600; in 1 or 1/3 EV steps 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 0.8 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection: Face detection, AF Tracking, 49-area-focusing, Custom Multi, 1-area-focusing, Pinpoint; Quick AF, Continuous AF, AF+MF, Eye Sensor AF, Touch AF/AE Function, Touch Pad AF, Touch shutter, Touch MF Assist 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, Intelligent ISO, 100 (extended), 200 - 25600; in 1 or 1/3 EV steps 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 1/16000 - 60 sec 1/32000 - 60 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size Unlimited 49
AW Buffer Size 50 49
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,040,000 dots (347,000 px) 1,037,000 dots (345,667 px)
Touchscreen Yes Yes
Articulating Screen Yes Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen Yes 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 OLED, 100% coverage, 1.48x / 0.74x (35mm eq.) magnification, 20mm eyepoint, -4.0 to +4.0 diopter range, eye sensor (high/low sensitivity) 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/24p) 4096x2160 (24p)
Video File Format AVCHD (Audio format: Dolby Digital 2ch) / MP4 (Audio format AAC 2ch) 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 1/160 1/250
Internal connections Micro HDMI (Type-D), Micro-B USB 2.0, 3.5mm external mic jack, 2.5mm wired remote jack 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 No Yes
Built-In GPS No Yes
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi USB 3.0 Super Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 320 shots
Battery Types 7.2v, 1200mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable 1720mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 25.7 oz (728 g) includes batteries, kit lens 35.2 oz (997 g) includes batteries
Size 5.1 x 3.5 x 2.9 in. (128 x 89 x 74 mm) 5.7 x 5.8 x 3.0 in. (144 x 147 x 75 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $797.99 Buy from Amazon for $2,999.00
Release Date 2016-10-15 2019-02-28