Olympus update: OM-D E-M5 specs and accessories 0

Yes, that’s the official unit name of the new OM-D mirrorless camera we’ve been following for the past few months.

The latest update of the Olympus OM-D E-M5 was the leaked high-resolution ad showing a complete image, which is close to the previous mash-up photo of the camera, and marketing text.

And now, for a last minute update before the February 8 launching, we give you the updated specs of the new OM-D E-M5:

  •     16MP
  •     5 axis image stabilization
  •     ISO range: 200-25,600
  •     4 fps
  •     60-1/4000 seconds shutter speed
  •     1.44M Electronic View Finder
  •     3-inch OLED touch screen with 610k dots resolution
  •     No built-in flash
  •     Full HD video recording
  •     29 minutes maximum video recording time
  •     Dimensions: 122mm x 89mm x 43mm
  •     Weight: 369 grams (body only)

Here are some of the expected accessories that will come with the OM-D E-M5:

The most interesting accessory is the optional battery grip that transforms the mirrorless camera to resemble a complete DSLR unit:
The Olympus OM-D E-M5 was listed on Amazon Japan for ¥111,258 (around $1,460) before it was taken down.