Focused on dependability, speed, and adaptability, the Olympus OM-D E-M1X is a Micro Four Thirds mirrorless camera offering an expansive scope of photograph and video abilities to fulfill the expert shooter’s necessities. Including a high-goal 20.4MP Live MOS sensor and double TruePic VIII picture processors, the E-M1X is portrayed by its fast ceaseless shooting, up to 60 fps with an electronic shade, and 15 fps with a mechanical screen, as well as DCI and UHD 4K video recording. The sensor and processors likewise offer a responsiveness range up to ISO 25600 while a complex 5-pivot sensor-shift picture adjustment framework makes up for up to 7.5 stops of camera shake for more honed handheld shooting. Past imaging, the sensor’s plan additionally consolidates 121 on-chip stage identification focuses, which are all cross-type, alongside 121 difference discovery regions for quick and exact centering and subject following execution.
|Lens Mount||Micro Four Thirds|
|Sensor Resolution||Actual: 21.8 Megapixel
Effective: 20.4 Megapixel (5184 x 3888)
|Sensor Type||17.4 x 13 mm (Four Thirds) MOS|
|Image Stabilization||Sensor-Shift, 5-Axis|
|Built-In ND Filter||1 to 5 Stop Electronic ND Filter|
|Capture Type||Stills & Video|
|Shutter Type||Mechanical Focal Plane Shutter, Electronic Shutter|
|Shutter Speed||Mechanical Shutter
1/8000 to 60 Seconds
1/32000 to 60 Seconds
1 to 30 Minutes in Bulb Mode
|Bulb/Time Mode||Bulb Mode, Time Mode|
|ISO Sensitivity||200 to 25,600 in Auto Mode (Extended: 64 to 25,600)|
|Metering Method||Center-Weighted Average, Multi-Zone, Spot|
|Exposure Modes||Aperture Priority, Manual, Program, Shutter Priority|
|Exposure Compensation||-5 to +5 EV (1/3, 1/2, 1 EV Steps)|
|Metering Range||-2 to 20 EV|
|White Balance||Presets: Auto, Cloudy, Custom, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Shade, Underwater|
|Continuous Shooting||Up to 15 fps at 20.4 MP for up to 103 Frames (Raw) / 132 Frames (JPEG)
Go up to 10 fps at 20.4 MP for up to 287 Frames (Raw) / Unlimited Frames (JPEG)
Up to 60 fps at 20.4 MP for up to 49 Frames (Raw) / 49 Frames (JPEG)
Up to 18 fps at 20.4 MP for up to 74 Frames (Raw) / 89 Frames (JPEG)
Still Image Capture
|Image Sizes||4:3 Raw
5184 x 3888
5188 x 3888
3200 x 2400
1920 x 1440
1280 x 960
1024 x 768
|Image File Format||JPEG, Raw|
Internal Video Capture
DCI 4K (4096 x 2160) at 24.00p [237 Mb/s]
UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) at 23.98p/25p/29.97p [102 Mb/s]
Full HD (1920 x 1080) at 23.98p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p [18 to 200 Mb/s]
HD (1280 x 720) at 23.98p/25p/29.97p/50p/59.94p [10 to 102 Mb/s]
|Recording Limit||Up to 29 Minutes|
|Built-In Microphone Type||Stereo|
|Audio Recording||2-Channel LPCM Audio|
External Video Capture
|External Recording Modes||4:2:2 8-Bit via HDMI
DCI 4K (4096 x 2160)UHD 4K (3840 x 2160)Full HD (1920 x 1080)HD (1280 x 720)
|Media/Memory Card Slot||Dual Slot: SD/SDHC/SDXC (UHS-II)|
|Video I/O||1 x Micro-HDMI Output|
|Audio I/O||1 x 1/8″ / 3.5 mm TRS Stereo Headphone Output
1 x 1/8″ / 3.5 mm TRS Stereo Microphone Input
|Other I/O||USB Type-C (USB 3.2 / 3.1 Gen 1) Data Input/Output (Shared with Power Input)
1 x 2.5 mm Sub-Mini Control Input
1 x PC Sync Socket Output
|Power I/O||1 x USB Type-C Input/Output|
|Global Positioning (GPS, GLONASS, etc.)||GPS, GLONASS, QZSS|
|Display Type||Articulating Touchscreen LCD|
|Eye Point||21 mm|
|Diopter Adjustment||-4 to +2|
|Focus Type||Auto and Manual Focus|
|Focus Mode||Continuous-Servo AF, Manual Focus, Single-Servo AF|
|Autofocus Points||Phase Detection: 121 (121 Cross-Type)
Contrast Detection: 121
|Flash Modes||Fill Flash, Manual, Off, Red-Eye Reduction, Second-Curtain Sync, Slow Sync, Slow Sync/Red-Eye Reduction|
|Maximum Sync Speed||1/250 Second|
|Flash Compensation||-3 to +3 EV (1/3, 1/2, 1 EV Steps)|
|Dedicated Flash System||TTL|
|External Flash Connection||Hot Shoe, PC Terminal|
|Operating Temperature||14 to 104°F / -10 to 40°C|
|Storage Temperature||-4 to 140°F / -20 to 60°C|
|Operating Humidity||30 to 90%|
|Storage Humidity||10 to 90%|
20.4MP Live MOS Sensor and Dual TruePic VIII Image Processors
A high-goal 20.4MP Live MOS sensor and double TruePic VIII picture processors work in show to give strikingly quick shooting execution, extended awareness range up to ISO 25600, and flexible 4K video recording abilities. Ideal for sports and natural life shooting, the sensor and processor blend benefits a full-goal persistent shooting pace of 15 fps for up to 103 back to back crude documents while working with the mechanical screen. While shooting with the quiet electronic shade, this shooting rate can be supported up to 60 fps with single-shot AF for up to 49 successive crude edges or 18 fps shooting with consistent AF for up to 74 continuous crude casings.
DCI and UHD 4K Video Recording and OM-Log
The sensor and processor likewise support recording both DCI (4096 x 2160) and UHD (3840 x 2160) 4K motion pictures. While working in DCI, a genuine 24.00 fps outline rate is utilized, alongside IPB pressure and a 237 Mb/s digit rate, and UHD 4K is accessible in outline rates up to 30p and a 102 Mb/s bit rate. Full HD 1080p and HD 720p recording is likewise upheld. Sound recording is conceivable utilizing the inherent sound system amplifier, and both an outer mic jack and earphone jack are accessible for further developed sound recording and checking.
Helping keep in changing light circumstances, a coordinated OM-Log setting can be utilized to expand the viable powerful reach and bear the cost of a more prominent scope of control during after creation variety evaluating when utilized with the going with LUT document. Utilization of an outside recording screen is likewise conceivable, through HDMI yield, which upholds 4:2:2 variety for a more noteworthy variety amendment range. Firmware v2.0 adds crude video result to choose discretionary outer recorders for 12-cycle 4K recording at 30, 25, and 24 fps settings in the Apple ProRes RAW configuration.
121-Point All Cross-Type Phase-Detection AF
A high level self-adjust framework consolidates both 121 on-chip stage identification focuses and 121 difference recognition regions for it is both speedy and exact to concentrate execution that. Every one of the 121 stage identification focuses are cross-type, as well, for further developed accuracy in blended lighting conditions, as well as upgraded subject following capacities. Different centering modes are accessible to suit working in different shooting conditions, including 121-point, for general use; Group 25-point, for moving subjects, like birds and untamed life, and when 121-point is excessively wide; Group 9-Point, for more modest and more far off subjects; Group 5-Point, for when 9-point is excessively wide or to suit working with closer moving subjects; Single, for working with still or little subjects that are not moving; and Small AF, for working with close-up subjects. Custom AF targets can likewise be set, for working with explicit quantities of center focuses inside the 121-point matrix, and an AF limiter work permits you to oblige the centering distance inside a predefined range for more responsive execution. Moreover, constant self-adjust responsiveness can be set, to help its utilization while recording video, inside five levels for seriously satisfying center developments.
5-Axis Sensor-Shift Image Stabilization
In-body, sensor-shift picture adjustment assists with limiting the presence of camera shake by up to 7 stops with any lens being used and makes up for camera developments that become particularly perceptible while working with fax shots, large scale symbolism, and long openings. Besides, this one of a kind picture adjustment framework works across five tomahawks to make up for vertical point pivot, level point revolution, flat shift, vertical shift, and moving camera shake development. This scope of recognized developments effectively helps conventional still picture shooting as well as film recording and working with moving subjects all the more really. Moreover, when matched with select focal points highlighting optical picture adjustment, stir pay up to 7.5 stops is conceivable.
- High-goal 2.36m-spot electronic viewfinder is accessible for eye-level observing, and it offers a great 0.83x most extreme amplification for clear, twisting free review. The locater’s plan utilizes a four-component optical framework, which incorporates aspherical and high refractive file components, for high lucidity and it likewise has a greatest edge pace of 120 fps and slack season of 0.005 sec for liquid and precise development delivering.
- Back 3.0″ 1.037m-spot LCD screen includes a vari-point plan to help working from an assortment of points, and it is likewise a touchscreen for natural menu route and picture playback. Also, a LV Boost mode can be utilized to upgrade the screen’s brilliance and focus on the casing rate while working in dim areas.
- Incorporated vertical grasp offers a more ergonomic and secure plan for holding the camera in either the even or vertical shooting direction. This plan likewise manages the cost of more space for integrating two arrangements of actual controls, screen deliveries, and licenses working with two batteries.
- Double BLH-1 battery-powered lithium-particle batteries are utilized to give expanded shooting times, appraised to 870 shots for every accuse of typical settings or up to a noteworthy 2580 shots for each accuse of the speedy rest mode initiated.
- The USB Type-C port can be utilized for speedy in-camera charging of the two batteries; up to 100W of force can be conveyed to charge in just two hours and a devoted Battery Status show will feature charging details and battery corruption information.
- Double SD memory card openings offer superior adaptability for picture capacity, permitting you to isolate crude and JPEG documents to various cards, save copy records to the two cards, or just twofold your extra room with flood recording. Furthermore, both card openings are UHS-II viable for quick read/compose speeds paying little heed to which space is utilized as the essential.
- Wide frill similarity furnished with the joining of earphone and receiver ports, a PC sync streak terminal and top hot shoe, USB Type-C and miniature HDMI ports, and a 2.5mm port for discretionary controllers.
- Tough splash proof, dustproof, and freezeproof development integrates broad fixing all through the magnesium-amalgam body to oblige working in cruel atmospheric conditions and attempting conditions, in any event, when a link, mouthpiece, or a bunch of earphones are joined.
- Helping working with the electronic viewfinder, a progression of actual controls are set about the top and back of the camera for simple access. Likewise, the multi-selector, control dial, and AFL/AEL button have been copied for access while shooting in either the level or vertical direction.
- Stand High Res Shot mode offers the same result of a 50MP JPEG picture or 80MP crude picture by joining eight successively recorded outlines into a solitary, bigger picture. In the middle of every one of the openings, the sensor-shift adjustment instrument moves somewhat to obtain more data than in a solitary openness and these edges are then composited into a last picture with more noteworthy goal and variety detail. The double TruePic VIII processors help this cycle by making up for any subject development obscure and this component can likewise be arranged to record 25MP pictures for document size adaptability.
- Handheld High Res Shot mode, similar to the Tripod mode, delivers a 50MP JPEG or crude document by compositing successively recorded records into a solitary picture. The Handheld High Res Shot mode contrasts from the Tripod mode by recording 16 free edges, went against to eight, and the slight development brought about by hand-holding gives the scope of development expected to create the bigger last picture.
- Mimicking the impacts of a nonpartisan thickness channel, Live ND brings about obscured subject development by compositing openings to repeat the appearance of a solitary picture taken at a more slow shade speed. Especially appropriate for capturing moving water, five modes are accessible ND2, ND4, ND8, ND16, and ND32-to fluctuate how development is depicted.
- Live Composite is a novel long openness mode that permits you to bit by bit develop an openness after some time without overexposing key components inside the casing. This mode attempts to just record recently recognized light sources over the long run, and permits you to look as a picture creates, making it unmistakably appropriate for capturing star trails or other moving light sources.
- Live Bulb and Live Time settings can be utilized to deliver inventive long openness symbolism. Live Bulb allows you to hold the screen open for as long as one moment and Live Time allows you to press the shade button once to open the screen and afterward press again in the span of a moment to end the openness.
- Ace Capture Mode is a remarkable setting that starts recording and buffering full-goal JPEG or crude pictures preceding completely discouraging the screen. When you press the shade button midway, casings will start to be recorded, and when you completely press the screen, the picture will be saved notwithstanding the past 35 edges. Furthermore, you can hold the shade button in this mode to continue shooting constantly utilizing the quiet electronic screen work.
- Span shooting is upheld for up to 999 casings with 1 second to 24-hour openness stretches.
- Hostile to flash shooting naturally identifies the recurrence/gleam of counterfeit lighting and actuates the screen at top splendor minutes to deliver openings with predictable openness and variety.
Network and Post-Processing
- Inherent Wi-Fi and Bluetooth grants remote picture sharing and distant camera control from a connected cell phone or tablet while utilizing the devoted O.I.Share application for iOS and Android.
- Underlying Field Sensor System sports an incorporated GPS module (GLONASS and QZSS) alongside an electronic compass, manometer, temperature sensor, and speed increase sensor.
- For post-handling, Olympus Workspace programming is accessible for handling crude records, altering pictures, and dealing with your photograph library. Records can be saw, evaluated, and labeled; adaptable capacities can be set for quicker admittance to frequently utilized capacities; and crude documents can be handled quicker contrasted with past cycles. Furthermore, for picture altering, clearness and dehaze sliders are accessible, close by other altering apparatuses, for calibrating the appearance of photographs.
- Olympus Capture, a tying application, presently upholds remote tying notwithstanding regular tying over USB association.