Friday, August 16, 2013

Which Camera Should Be Chosen: Olympus OM-D E-M5 Or Samsung NX20 Digital SLR

In just a few months after their launch, Olympus OM-D E-M5 and Samsung  NX20 are two of models to make their mark in the increasingly popular Compact System Camera market. Though similia in size, these two rivals don't share that many features.

1. Olympus OM-D E-M5 Digital SLR Camera
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Digital SLR Camera
In terms of style and design, Olympus has opted to stray away from the well-known PEN tradition and concentrate on producing a camera that is reminiscent of the Olympus OM series of film SLR cameras that first began in 1972. 
Olympus OM-D E-M5 Lens
Olympus OM-D E-M5 supported by the Micro Four Thirds (MFT) system which has a completely new 16.1MP sensor lens, so making the camera has the highest-resolution. The Olympus OM-D contrast detect AF system features 35 focus points with Face Detection and AF tracking available. The sensitivity range of Olympus spanning from 200-25,600.

2. Samsung NX20 Digital SLR Camera

Samsung NX20 Digital SLR
In contrast, Samsung NX20 clearly takes its inspiration from more contemporary models and with a prominent handgrip and conventional button arrangement it looks similiar to a DSLR, albeit slightly smaller.
Samsung NX20 Lens
Samsung NX20 supported by the NX lens mount and NX-series lenses, and with a 20.3MP APS-C sized chip squeezed inside its body, the NX20 has the larger sensor and a 4MP advantage. A 15-point contrast detect AF system that offers Face Detection. Samsung NX20's sensitivity range spanning from 200-12,800.