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Olympus E-PL5
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Olympus E-PL5

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Overall 8
8.4

Olympus PEN E-PL5: Hands On Review

Digitalcamera HQ
3 September 2014
  • Summary: The latest mirrorless PEN model from Olympus offers snappy shots and a decent included lens, plus adds a touchscreen. But is it worth the price versus a pocket camera? By Greg May
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Overall 8
8.0

Olympus PEN PL5: DSLR-like quality with price and lightness of compact cameras

t3me.com
3 May 2013
  • Excerpt: The video goes over the camera features, and provides beginners with some useful tips, showcasing the camera's arty filters that let you create masterpieces without reverting back to photoshop. Stick till the end, there's also a link for a competition that can make you win this camera.
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Overall 8
8.0

Olympus PEN E-PL5

neocamera.com
4 April 2013
  • Summary: The Olympus PEN E-PL5 is a compact intermediate mirrorless camera. It was launched in late 2012 along the E-PM2 Olympus PEN E-PM2 which shares the same internals less the traditional mode-dial and tilting display.
  • Pros: Very low image noise, Reliable metering, Good white-balance, Quick shot-to-shot speed, Fast contrast-detect AF, Short shutter-lag, Generally responsive, Effective built-in stabilization, Excellent automatic Manual Focus Assist, High level of customization
  • Cons: Poor color accuracy, Focus hunts in low light, Long black-out, Display not always Exposure-Priority, Low contrast LCD, Modal EC interface, ½s Video record delay, Uncomfortable strap eyelets, Flimsy battery and memory door
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Overall 8
7.6

Expert Review

reviewed
30 March 2013
  • Summary: Olympus has infused its mid-range PEN with OM-D DNA to positive results.
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Overall 8
8.0

Olympus PEN Lite E-PL5

PC Magazine
15 November 2012
  • Conclusion: The Olympus PEN Lite E-PL5 delivers the performance of the top-end Olympus OM-D E-M5 in a smaller package and at a fraction of the price.
  • Pros: Tilting rear display. Optional EVF available. Removable front grip. In-camera art filters. Sharp kit lens. Good high ISO performance. Fast shot-to-shot and focus times.
  • Cons: No built-in flash.
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Overall 8
8.3
Features 8
8.0
Build quality 9
9.0
Autofocus 8
8.0

Olympus Pen E-PL5 review

Amateur Photographer
1 December 2012
  • Summary: Like the Olympus Pen E-PM2, I was impressed with the Pen E-PL5. The camera is well built, straightforward to use and full of features for enthusiast photographers, particularly those who want a pocketable system camera for documentary or travel photography.
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Overall 8
8.0

Fra hybridkameraets opfinder

datatid.dk
13 November 2013
Overall 7
6.7

Olympus PEN Lite E-PL5: veelzijdige camera

besteproduct.nl
2 October 2013
  • Summary: De Olympus PEN E-PL5 is een veelzijdige camera die in haast iedere situatie zijn werk wel doet. Ben jij als serieuze hobbyist op zoek naar een (relatief goedkoop) alternatief naast je DSLR, dan is de E-PL5 een interessante keuze. Wil je een instapmodelcamera dan is deze camera te ingewikkeld.
  • Pros: Goede batterijduur, Snel, Prijs/kwaliteit-verhouding, Constructiekwaliteit, Geweldige fotokwaliteit, Rijke uitrusting, Fotokwaliteit tot 1600 ISO of zelfs tot 3200 ISO, Algehele reactiesnelheid, Stabilisatie ingebouwd in de body
  • Cons: Display zou wat helderder mogen zijn, Matige audiokwaliteit, Touchscreen knoppen zijn fragmentarisch
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Overall 8
8.0

Olympus Pen E-PL5

Absolut Photo
14 June 2013
  • Excerpt: L'Olympus Pen E-PL5 est un bon choix pour qui veut une certaine simplicité, des possibilités d'approche plus experte, et de la qualité d'image : ce n'est ainsi pas un hasard si le capteur embarqué dans cet hybride est celui de 16 MP déjà utilisé dans l'OM-D E-M5, un capteur Live Mos micro 4/3 dont...
  • Pros: Ecran arrière tactile et orientable, Bonne finition
  • Cons: Tactile limité, Vidéo perfectible
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Overall 8
8.0

La prova della Olympus Pen Lite Epl-5

gadget.wired.it
6 March 2013
  • Excerpt: “Mi consigli una macchina compatta, ma che faccia belle foto?” Questa domanda ce la siamo sentita porre decine di volte e ora abbiamo un modello in più da poter consigliare. La Olympus Pen Lite EPL-5 è più evoluta di una point&shoot, ma ha dimensioni analoghe, ha le ottiche intercambiabili, ma non...
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