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Olympus OM-D E-M1

Olympus OM-D E-M1

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88 Global Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
88

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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Olympus' retro-inspired OM-D E-M5 wowed critics, and the company looks to wow them some more with a retro camera offering both impressive image and speed. Like the E-M5, the E-M1 has a sleek and stylish body that Gizmodo says "retains its throwback sensibility while wielding more controls and better ergonomics," while the Phoblographer says the E-M1 "feels quite solid in the hand and nothing at all like a toy." But it isn't all looks, as the E-M1 has a 37-point autofocus that "works very quickly" regardless of lighting situations according to Digital Versus, and image abilities that Gizmodo Australia thinks are "so hot it hurts." The E-M1's photos are "excellent" according to CNET, who also feels the E-M1 can even stand against Nikon's D7100. With the E-M1, Olympus does it again, delivering a retro-looking shooter with exceptional image quality and speed inside a mirrorless body.

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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Mirrorless interchangeable lens
Lens mount
Micro Four Thirds
Resolution (effective)
16.3 megapixels
Sensor size
Micro four thirds
Image stabilization
Optical (sensor-shift)
Memory card
SD
Type
Lens mount
Resolution (effective)
Sensor size
Image stabilization
Memory card
Mirrorless interchangeable lens
Micro Four Thirds
16.3 megapixels
Micro four thirds
Optical (sensor-shift)
SD

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88 Global Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
88

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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