Olympus E-M5 Mark II Micro Four Thirds camera officially announced

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New Olympus E-M5II accessories
Olympus officially announced their new E-M5 Mark II Micro Four Thirds camera plus new accessories and lenses:

Pre-order options:

Sample photos from the E-M5 cameras can be found here.

The E-M5 Mark manual can be downloaded here.

Additional Olympus announcements:

Olympus TG-860 camera
→ Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860

→ M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 8mm f/1.8 Fisheye PRO lens (future development)

→ M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 14-150mm f/4.0-5.6 II (28-300mm, 35mm equivalent) lens

→ Firmware version 3.0 for the OM-D E-M1

Olympus E-M5 Mark II hands-on and promo videos can be found here.

Olympus E-M5 Mark II specifications:


Lens Mount Micro Four Thirds
Camera Format Micro Four Thirds (2x Crop Factor)
Pixels 16 Megapixel
Max Resolution 16MP: 4608 x 3456
Aspect Ratio 1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 16:9
Memory Card Type SD
Image Stabilization Sensor-Shift, 5-Way
AV Recording
Video Recording Yes
Audio Recording Built-in Mic: With Video, Stereo
Focus Control
Focus Type Auto & Manual
Autofocus Points 81
Viewfinder Type Electronic
Diopter Adjustment - 4 to +2 m
Display Screen 3" Rear Touchscreen Swivel  LED
Exposure Control
ISO Sensitivity Auto, 200-3200 (High Sensitivity Mode: 100-25600)
Shutter 1/8000 - 60 seconds
Metering Method Center-weighted average metering, Multi-zone metering, Spot metering 1

Please Note:

Multi-zone=Digital ESP

Exposure Modes Modes: Aperture Priority, Auto, Manual, Program, Shutter Priority
Compensation: -3 EV to +3 EV (in 1/3 EV steps)
White Balance Modes Auto, Cloudy, Custom, Flash, Fluorescent, Incandescent, Shade, Sunlight, Underwater
Burst Rate Up to 10 fps at 16 MP
Flash Modes Auto
Red-eye Reduction
Built-in Flash No
External Flash Connection Hot Shoe
Connectivity HDMI D (Micro)
AV / USB Multi, USB 2.0
1/8" Microphone
Wi-Fi Capable Yes
Battery 1x BLN-1 Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery Pack, 7.6 VDC, 1220 mAh
Dimensions (WxHxD) 4.9 x 3.3 x 1.8" / 12.4 x 8.4 x 4.6 cm
Weight 14.4 oz / .41 kg Body Only
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