Olympus PEN E-PL8 vs. Leica CL - Camera Comparison

Olympus PEN E-PL8 vs. Leica CL:

Olympus PEN E-PL8
Olympus PEN E-PL8 ✭ Camspex.com
Olympus PEN E-PL8 ✭ Camspex.com
BODY
Leica CL
Leica CL ✭ Camspex.com
Leica CL ✭ Camspex.com
2016
YEARYear of announcement
2017
Metal
BODY MATERIAL
Magnesium alloy with Aluminium top and bottom plates
Not
weather
sealed
WEATHER SEALING
Not
weather
sealed
Micro Four Thirds
LENS MOUNT
Leica L
n/a
SHUTTER LIFEThe shutter durability as rated by the manufacturer.
n/a
374 g
117 x 68 x 38 mm
DIMENSIONS
& WEIGHTLength x Height x Width and the Weight according to CIPA (incl. batteries and memory card)
DIMENS.
& WEIGHTLength x Height x Width and the Weight according to CIPA (incl. batteries and memory card)
131 x 78 x 45 mm
425 g
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Leica CL
16.1 MP
Sony NMOS Four Thirds sensor
Four Thirds
SENSORThe number of effective megapixels (MP). Sensor manufacturer (if known) and sensor type.
24.3 MP
CMOS APS-C sensor
APS-C
17.3 x 13.0 mm
SENSOR SIZE
23.6 x 15.7 mm
4608 x 3456 pixels
MAX. RESOLUTIONMaximum still image resolution
MAX. RES.Maximum still image resolution
6016 x 4014 pixels
2x
CROP FACTORA 50mm lens on a camera with a crop factor of 1.5x would behave like a 75mm lens on a full-frame camera with a crop factor of 1x (50mm x 1.5 = 75mm)
1.5x
Bayer array
COLOR FILTER
Bayer array
3.8 μm
PIXEL PITCHThe center-to-center distance between two pixels (photosites) on a sensor. The larger the photosites, the more light they can capture and the lower is the level of visible "noise" in captured images.
3.9 μm
Fixed
LOW-PASS FILTERA low-pass filter blurs fine details of an image to eliminate the moiré and the color artifacts of finely patterned structures. Without a low-pass filter images will appear sharper, but there is also a risk of moiré occurring in certain scenes.
None
4:3
NATIVE
ASPECT RATIOThe width to height ratio of the "straight out of the camera" images. However, most modern digital cameras are capable of producing images in various aspect ratios.
ASPECT RATIOThe width to height ratio of the "straight out of the camera" images. However, most modern digital cameras are capable of producing images in various aspect ratios.
3:2
12 bit RAW, MPO, JPEG
OUTPUT FORMATS
14 bit DNG, JPEG
Auto, 200 — 25600
(can be extended to 100)
ISO SEN­SITIVITY
Auto, 100 — 50000
Olympus PEN E-PL8
DXOMARK
SENSOR
SCOREAnalysis of the camera image quality by dxomark.com
Leica CL
 
Not tested
OVERALL SCOREDXOMARK Sensor Overall Score shows a camera's sensor quality in terms of noise, ability to render high contrast, formation of colored noise, ability to shoot in low light.
Not tested
 
 
Not tested
COLOR DEPTHThe color depth performance (DXOMARK Portrait Score) in bits
Not tested
 
 
Not tested
DYNAMIC RANGEThe maximum dynamic range performance (DXOMARK Landscape Score) in exposure value (EV)
Not tested
 
 
Not tested
LOW-LIGHT ISOThe low-light sensitivity performance (DXOMARK Sports Score) in ISO sensitivity value
Not tested
 
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Leica CL
COVERAGE:
n/a
SIZE:
n/a
camspex.com — No Viewfinder — Olympus PEN E-PL8
VIEW­FINDERThe viewfinder frame COVERAGE in percent and the real viewfinder SIZE (VF magnification corrected by the crop factor of a camera — this way cameras with different sensor sizes can be compared).
camspex.com — Viewfinder — Leica CL
COVERAGE:
100 %
SIZE:
0.74
No viewfinder
VF TYPE
Electronic (2 359 296 dot LCD)
Articulated LCD
REAR SCREEN
Fixed LCD
3 inch
SCREEN SIZE
3 inch
LIVE VIEW & TOUCH SCREEN
LV & TS
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Leica CL
Contrast detection
AUTOFOCUS SYSTEM
AF SYSTEM
Contrast detection
81
81
FOCUS POINTSAutofocus points
as shown in the figures below:

linear sensors
cross-type sensors
dual cross-type sensors
contrast autofocus areas
49
49
0
CROSS-TYPE FOCUS POINTS
CROSS-TYPE FP
0
camspex.com — Autofocus system — Olympus PEN E-PL8
0
EV

100

The minimum exposure value of the AF working range (at 23°C and ISO 100). The smaller this value, the less light is needed for normal autofocus operation.
0
camspex.com — Autofocus system — Leica CL
None
IN-BODY
AF MOTORAn in-body AF motor gives the ability to auto-focus with older lenses which don't have their own motors.
None
Sensor shift
IN-BODY IMAGE STABILIZATION
IMAGE STABI
No
8.5
fps
CONTINUOUS DRIVEMaximum frames per second (fps) in continuous drive mode when using the mechanical shutter.
CONT. DRIVEMaximum frames per second (fps) in continuous drive mode when using the mechanical shutter.
10
fps
64 JPEG shots
16 RAW shots
MAX. BURSTMaximum number of shots in high-speed continuous drive mode until the buffer is full.
140 JPEG shots
33 RAW shots
-5/+5 EV (in 1/3, 1/2 or 1 EV steps)
EXPOSURE COMPENSATION
EXP. COMP.
-3/+3 EV (in 1/3 EV steps)
Bulb, 60 sec  → 1/4000 sec
SHUTTER SPEED
30 sec → 1/25000 sec
Olympus PEN E-PL8
Leica CL

X-SYNC:
1/250
GUIDE
NUMBER:

GN:
7
BUILT-IN FLASH
No
built-in
flash

No
flash

X-SYNC:
1/180
Yes
HOT SHOE
Yes
USB 2.0 High Speed
USB
USB 3.0 Type-C
1080p @ 30 fps (Full HD)
MAX. VIDEO RESOLUTION
VIDEO
2160p @ 30 fps (4K)
Video out, HDMI
CONNECTIONS
CONNECT.
BUILT-IN
DEVICES
SD, SDHC, SDXC (UHS-II compatible)
STORAGE TYPES
SD, SDHC, SDXC (UHS-II compatible)
1
CARD SLOTS
1
350
shots
BATTERY LIFEMaximum number of images that can be shot per single battery charge (according to CIPA).
220
shots
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