Olympus PEN E-PL5 Specifications

General

  • Depth
    1.5 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    16.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Live MOS
  • Total Pixels
    17200000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    16100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    13.0 x 17.3mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    2
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Supersonic Wave Filter (SWF)
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Image Processor
    TruePic VI
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    35
  • AE/AF Control
    Eye detection AF, Subject-tracking AF, Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF, Touch Area AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    eye Detect AF
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI, H.264, MJPEG, MOV
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPO, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Olympus

Camera Flash

  • Type
    detachable flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    7
  • External Flash Name
    Olympus FL-LM1
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation, wireless off-camera control
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, rear curtain sync, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F
  • Humidity Range Operating
    30 - 90%

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 200-25600, ISO auto (200-25600)
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, highlight spot, multi-segment, shadow spot, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    324
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach/snow, children, macro converter, nature macro, night scene, night scene with portrait, panorama assist, portrait mode, sports mode, document, e-portrait, fireworks, fisheye converter, high key, landscape, landscape-portrait, low key
  • Special Effects
    Cross Process, Custom Effect, Muted, Natural, Pale & Light Colour, Pin Hole, Pop Art, Portrait, Soft Focus, Vivid, Water Colour, i-Enhance, Diorama, Dramatic Tone, Gentle Sepia, Grainy Film, Key Line, Light Tone, Monochrome Art, Monotone
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, 2000K - 14000K, flash, cloudy, flash, fluorescent, fluorescent, incandescent, incandescent, shade, sunlight, shade, underwater, sunlight, underwater
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    2 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1, 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    7 steps in 1/3 or 2/3 EV steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • X-sync Speed
    1/250 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-20 ( ISO 100 )

Display

  • Type
    3" LCD display
  • Display Format
    460,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    folding

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Color
    silver
  • Color Category
    silver

Lens System

  • Lens Included
    body only

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDHC UHS-I Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDXC UHS-I Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    RAW 4608 x 3456 - 17 MB
    JPEG 4608 x 3456 - 7.5 MB
    JPEG 4608 x 3456 - 3.5 MB
    JPEG 2560 x 1920 - 1.1 MB
    JPEG 1024 x 768 - 0.3 MB
  • Video Capture
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 30 fps - 20Mbps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 30 fps - 17Mbps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps - 13Mbps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps - 10Mbps
    MJPEG - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    MJPEG - 640 x 480 - 30 fps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    3 frames per second, 3.6 frames per second, 8 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    12 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, digital image rotation, face detection, face detection, highlight point display, histogram display, highlight point display, in-camera RAW processing, histogram display, in-camera RAW processing, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, in-camera red-eye fix, Eye-Fi Card Ready, saturation control, resizing an image, shadow point display, saturation control, shadow point display, Full-time Live View, FlashAir Card Ready, Full-time Live View, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Shadow Adjustment Technology, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Touch Shutter technology, Shadow Adjustment Technology, audio recording, Touch Shutter technology, auto power save, audio recording, auto power save, built-in help guide

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Type
    HDMI output, USB 2.0, accessory port, composite video/audio output, remote control
  • Qty
    1, 1, 1, 1, 1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    2 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/250 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    sensitivity control, wind noise reduction

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 360 shots ( IS on )
  • Battery Type
    Olympus BLS-5
  • Details
    1 x Olympus BLS-5 Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 360 shots ( IS on )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Olympus BLS-5

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Olympus Viewer 2

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Olympus
  • Product Line
    Olympus
  • Model
    E-PL5
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    mirrorless system
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    3 frames per second, 3.6 frames per second, 8 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 200-25600, ISO auto (200-25600)
  • ISO (Max)
    25600
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI, H.264, MJPEG, MOV
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPO, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • High Definition Video Support
    1080p
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    TruePic VI
  • Special Effects
    Cross Process, Custom Effect, Muted, Natural, Pale & Light Colour, Pin Hole, Pop Art, Portrait, Soft Focus, Vivid, Water Colour, i-Enhance, Diorama, Dramatic Tone, Gentle Sepia, Grainy Film, Key Line, Light Tone, Monochrome Art, Monotone
  • HDR Mode
    HDR post-processing
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    eye Detect AF
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    12 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (image sensor shift mechanism)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Micro Four Thirds
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, digital image rotation, face detection, face detection, highlight point display, histogram display, highlight point display, in-camera RAW processing, histogram display, in-camera RAW processing, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, in-camera red-eye fix, Eye-Fi Card Ready, saturation control, resizing an image, shadow point display, saturation control, shadow point display, Full-time Live View, FlashAir Card Ready, Full-time Live View, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Shadow Adjustment Technology, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Touch Shutter technology, Shadow Adjustment Technology, audio recording, Touch Shutter technology, auto power save, audio recording, auto power save, built-in help guide

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (image sensor shift mechanism)

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    Micro Four Thirds

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, highlight spot, multi-segment, shadow spot, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    324
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1, 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    7 steps in 1/3 or 2/3 EV steps
  • Shooting Programs
    beach/snow, children, macro converter, nature macro, night scene, night scene with portrait, panorama assist, portrait mode, sports mode, document, e-portrait, fireworks, fisheye converter, high key, landscape, landscape-portrait, low key
  • Bracketing Modes
    Art Filter bracketing, ISO sensitivity bracketing, focus bracketing

Exposure Range

  • Light Metering Range
    EV 0-20
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 100

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, 2000K - 14000K, flash, cloudy, flash, fluorescent, fluorescent, incandescent, incandescent, shade, sunlight, shade, underwater, sunlight, underwater
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    35
  • AE/AF Control
    Eye detection AF, Subject-tracking AF, Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF, Touch Area AF

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.4 in
  • Height
    2.5 in
  • Weight
    9.84 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    16.1 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Live MOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    13.0 x 17.3mm
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    13.0 x 17.3 mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    2
  • Total Pixels
    17200000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    16100000 pixels
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Supersonic Wave Filter (SWF)

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    folding
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    460,000 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes
  • Features
    display brightness control, display color control

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Service Included
    parts and labor
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDHC UHS-I Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDXC UHS-I Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PRINT Image Matching, PictBridge support, direct print

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    1024 x 768, 2560 x 1920, 4608 x 3456, 4608 x 3456, 4608 x 3456
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, RAW
  • Image File Size
    0.3 MB, 1.1 MB, 17 MB, 3.5 MB, 7.5 MB

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, H.264, H.264, H.264, MJPEG, MJPEG
  • Image Resolution
    1280 x 720, 1280 x 720, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080, 1920 x 1080, 640 x 480
  • Frame Rate
    30 frames per second, 30 frames per second, 30 frames per second, 30 frames per second, 30 frames per second, 30 frames per second
  • Bitrate
    10Mbps, 13Mbps, 17Mbps, 20Mbps

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    sensitivity control, wind noise reduction

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Form Factor
    Olympus BLS-5
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Included
    included

Battery Life Details

  • Usage Mode
    photo shooting
  • Battery Life
    360 shots
  • Details
    IS on

General

  • Manufacturer
    Olympus