Olympus PEN E-PL8 Brown + 14-42mm EZ

Olympus PEN E-PL8 Brown + 14-42mm EZ
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Key specs

Effective number of megapixels
16,1 MP
Viewfinder
No
Location of image stabilization
Optical image stabilization
Tiltable
Yes
Type of image sensor
Micro four thirds

Pros and cons

According to our system camera expert
  • Pros:
    The compact 14-42mm lens is suitable for vlogging and portrait and landscape photography.
  • Pros:
    The tiltable screen makes the camera suitable for creating vlogs and selfies.
  • Pros:
    Transfer your photos to your smartphone or tablet wirelessly via WiFi.
  • Con:
    It's not possible to connect an external microphone to improve sound quality.
  • Con:
    A memory card isn't included.
Product Expert system cameras

With its retro look, the Olympus PEN E-PL8 + 14-42mm 1:3:5-5,6 EZ Brown is a real eye-catcher that's suitable for starting photographers and vloggers. You can easily take the small and compact 14-42mm lens with you. This lens is suitable for vlogging and taking portrait and landscape photos. The 3-inch touchscreen can be tilted 180 degrees, allowing you to join the selfie and vlogging craze. Would you rather steer clear? Use the screen to quickly select one of the 81 autofocus points. The large number of autofocus points means you'll have a good spread across the frame. You can can easily add a creative filter to your shots on the camera. Use WiFi to quickly transfer your photos to your smartphone wirelessly, so you can share them via social media. The body also features image stabilization, so you can use it with any lens you like. Because the camera can shoot at 8.5fps, you'll capture fast-moving subjects with ease.


Included by default

  • Manual
  • Detachable flash
  • Battery
  • Battery charger


Specifications

Product

Product number
743293
Manufacturer code
4545350050320
Brand
Olympus
Warranty
2 years
Warranty type
Carry-in warranty

General properties

Camera type
System camera
Instant camera
No
Suitable for photographer type
Beginner
Camera usage situation
At home for family & friends, Vacation, Vlogging
Menu language
Multilingual
Best tested
No

Lens

Lens included
Yes
Lens mount
Olympus Zuiko mount
Zoom or prime lens
Zoom lens
Fixed focal length
14 - 42 mm
Image stabilization
Yes
Location of image stabilization
Optical image stabilization
Wide-angle
Yes
Aperture
3,5 - 22
Compatible with lens filter
Yes
Filter size
37 mm

Sensor

Type of image sensor
Micro four thirds
Crop factor
2
Effective number of megapixels
16,1 MP
ISO sensitivity
200 - 25600

Image processor

Image processor type
TruePic VII
Photo file format
JPEG, RAW
Video file format
MOV
Audio file format
pcm
Type of image definition support
Full HD (1080p)
Full HD (1080p), frames per second
30p

Memory and storage

Memory card
SD
SD memory card version
SDHC, SDXC
Expandable storage capacity up to
64 GB
Minimum requirements storage system
Class 4

Lighting

Internal flash
No
Exposure compensation
-5 - 5
Wireless flash control
No

Camera screen

Screen size
3 "
Tiltable
Yes
Touchscreen
Yes
Number of focus points
81

Viewfinder

Viewfinder
No

Ports

USB port
Yes
USB version
USB 2.0
HDMI connection
Yes
Microphone connection
No
Hot shoe
Yes
Hot shoe type
Hot shoe

Connectivity

Integrated WiFi
Yes
Bluetooth
No
NFC
No
GPS sensor
Yes

Camera power supply

Power supply type
Battery
Battery technology
Lithium-ion
Replaceable battery
Yes
Battery type
Olympus BLS-5/50
Battery capacity
1150 mAh

Physical properties

Weight
374 g
Height
6,8 cm
Depth
3,8 cm