Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III Vs Fujifilm GFX 50S II: full comparison

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Fujifilm GFX 50S II trophy medal portrait medal landscape
64

Overall Score

72

Olympus

OM-D E-M1 Mark III

Announced: 11 Feb 2020
Sensor Resolution: 20Mp
Sensor Type: 4/3 CMOS
ISO: 200-25600
Weight: 580g
Physical Dimensions: 134 x 91 x 69 mm
Viewfinder: Electronic
Screen Type: 3" Fully articulated
Video Resolutions: 4096x2160
43
Image Quality
91
78
Speed Performance
40
88
Versatility
84
69
Comfort
52

Fujifilm

GFX 50S II

Announced: 02 Sep 2021
Sensor Resolution: 51Mp
Sensor Type: Medium format CMOS
ISO: 100-12800
Weight: 900g
Physical Dimensions: 150 x 104 x 87 mm
Viewfinder: Electronic
Screen Type: 3.2" Tilting
Video Resolutions: 1920x1080

The best camera for different types of photography

Olympus
OM-D E-M1 Mark III

vs

Fujifilm
GFX 50S II

47
Portrait Portrait Portrait
85
46
Landscape Landscape Landscape
87
70
SportSport Sport
63
71
Street Street Street
62
74
Everyday Everyday Everyday
62

Best alternative for types of photography

Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III
pros and cons

Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III

Olympus

OM-D E-M1 Mark III

Announced: 11 Feb 2020
Sensor Resolution: 20Mp
Sensor Type: 4/3 CMOS
ISO: 200-25600
Weight: 580g
Physical Dimensions: 134 x 91 x 69 mm
Viewfinder: Electronic
Screen Type: 3" Fully articulated
Video Resolutions: 4096x2160

prospros

  • This camera autofocus is able to follow moving subjects
  • The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III is tropicalized - this means you can use it also in adverse atmospheric and environmental conditions without ruining it
  • The integrated stabilizer allows you to shoot firmly even in low light conditions
  • The LCD display is a convenient and almost indispensable feature
  • The microphone input can be very useful if you shoot videos
  • Thanks to burst mode, it's ideal for action photos
  • It has fast shutter speed, ideal for action photos
  • The fully articulated display allows you to manage the framing even in hard conditions
  • The second memory slot makes the camera more reliable, also for professional use
  • Thanks to the wireless connection, Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III allows immediate picture sharing

conscons

  • Warning - Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III battery has only 420.0 shoots autonomy. This might be a limiting factor if you think you'll have to do long photo sessions without having the chance to recharge it.

Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III and its rivals

Review compare Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III with overall score Portrait
Portrait
Landscape
Landscape
Sport
Sport
Street
Street
Everyday
Everyday
OlympusOM-D E-M1 Mark III Olympus
OM-D E-M1 Mark III
64 47 46 70 71 74 buy on
FujifilmGFX 100S Fujifilm
GFX 100S
78 93 94 72 67 67 $6,159.00
FujifilmGFX 100 Fujifilm
GFX 100
76 93 94 75 62 63 $8,298.00
SonyAlpha A7c Sony
Alpha A7c
72 65 66 70 75 76 $1,759.95
FujifilmGFX 50S II Fujifilm
GFX 50S II
72 85 87 63 62 62 buy on
OlympusOM System OM-1 Olympus
OM System OM-1
67 48 46 76 74 77 buy on
FujifilmX-Pro3 Fujifilm
X-Pro3
65 53 50 63 77 78 $2,158.00

Fujifilm GFX 50S II
pros and cons

Fujifilm GFX 50S II

Fujifilm

GFX 50S II

Announced: 02 Sep 2021
Sensor Resolution: 51Mp
Sensor Type: Medium format CMOS
ISO: 100-12800
Weight: 900g
Physical Dimensions: 150 x 104 x 87 mm
Viewfinder: Electronic
Screen Type: 3.2" Tilting
Video Resolutions: 1920x1080

pros pros

  • This camera autofocus is able to follow moving subjects
  • The Fujifilm GFX 50S II is tropicalized - this means you can use it also in adverse atmospheric and environmental conditions without ruining it
  • The integrated stabilizer allows you to shoot firmly even in low light conditions
  • The LCD display is a convenient and almost indispensable feature
  • The microphone input can be very useful if you shoot videos
  • Precise and fast autofocus, ideal for action photos, it performs well even in low light conditions
  • The second memory slot makes the camera more reliable, also for professional use
  • Thanks to the wireless connection, Fujifilm GFX 50S II allows immediate picture sharing

conscons

  • Warning - Fujifilm GFX 50S II battery has only 440.0 shoots autonomy. This might be a limiting factor if you think you'll have to do long photo sessions without having the chance to recharge it.

Fujifilm GFX 50S II and its rivals

Review compare Fujifilm GFX 50S II with overall score Portrait
Portrait
Landscape
Landscape
Sport
Sport
Street
Street
Everyday
Everyday
FujifilmGFX 50S II Fujifilm
GFX 50S II
72 85 87 63 62 62 buy on
SonyAlpha A9 II Sony
Alpha A9 II
73 67 67 75 74 76 $4,094.95
SonyAlpha A7R IV Sony
Alpha A7R IV
73 71 71 74 73 74 $4,796.00
SonyAlpha A7c Sony
Alpha A7c
72 65 66 70 75 76 $1,759.95
FujifilmGFX 50R Fujifilm
GFX 50R
70 85 86 58 62 63 $3,937.98
OlympusOM System OM-1 Olympus
OM System OM-1
67 48 46 76 74 77 buy on
FujifilmX-Pro3 Fujifilm
X-Pro3
65 53 50 63 77 78 $2,158.00

Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III vs Fujifilm GFX 50S II, which is better?

In case you are wondering which of these cameras you should buy, then this is the right place to find an answer. Here you will find listed all the main differences among Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III and Fujifilm GFX 50S II, calculated by the CameraRace iCamRank algorithm.

  • Technically speaking, Fujifilm GFX 50S II is superior to Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III, with an overall iCamRank score of 72 and 64, respectively.
  • The image quality of Fujifilm GFX 50S II (91) is superior to that of Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III (43).
  • Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III (78) performs better than Fujifilm GFX 50S II (40) in terms of speed.
  • Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III is more versatile than Fujifilm GFX 50S II (88 a 84).
  • The handling of Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III (69) is more effective than that of Fujifilm GFX 50S II (52).

But, as you may know, the technical performance is meaningless if applied to the wrong context. This is the reason why the iCamRank "weights" differently the camera technical features for each type of photography. Thus, below you'll find our suggestions, based on your preferred photography genre:

Fujifilm GFX 50S II is better for portrait or landscape photography; Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III is instead your choice if you shoot sport or street photography or for everyday use.

Need further details? Below you will find a full comparison of all the technical specifications.

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Olympus
OM-D E-M1 Mark III

Sensor
comparison

Fujifilm
GFX 50S II

CMOS

Sensor Type

CMOS

4/3 down

Sensor Size

up Medium format

17.4 x 13.0 mm down

Sensor Dimensions

up 44.0 x 33.0 mm

226.2 mm2 down

Sensor Area

up 1452.0 mm2

20 Mp down

Sensor Resolution

up 51 Mp

5184 x 3888 down

Max Image Resolution

up 8256 x 6192

25600 up

Max Native ISO

down 12800

200 down

Min Native ISO

up 100

yes

RAW Support

yes

Olympus
OM-D E-M1 Mark III

Lens
comparison

Fujifilm
GFX 50S II

Micro Four Thirds

Lens Mount

Fujifilm G

103 up

Number of Lenses

down 14

2

Focal Length Multiplier

0.8

Olympus
OM-D E-M1 Mark III

Screen Type
comparison

Fujifilm
GFX 50S II

Fully articulated up

Screen Type

down Tilting

3.0"

Screen Size

3.2"

1037Kdot down

Screen Resolution

up 2360Kdot

yes

Live View

yes

yes

Touch Screen

yes

Olympus
OM-D E-M1 Mark III

Viewfinder
comparison

Fujifilm
GFX 50S II

Electronic

Viewfinder

Electronic

2360000.0

Viewfinder Resolution

3690000.0

100

Viewfinder Coverage

100

0.74

Viewfinder Magnification

0.77x

Olympus
OM-D E-M1 Mark III

Features
comparison

Fujifilm
GFX 50S II

60s

Min Shutter Speed

3600s

1/8000s

Max Shutter Speed

-

60fps up

Continuous Shooting

down 3fps

yes

Shutter Priority

yes

yes

Aperture Priority

yes

yes

Manual Exposure Mode

yes

yes

Exposure Compensation

yes

yes

Custom White Balance

yes

yes

Image Stabilization

yes

no

Built-in Flash

no

None

Flash Range

None

1/250s

Max Flash Sync

1/125s

Redeye
Fill-in
Flash Off
Red-eye Slow sync.(1st curtain)
Slow sync.(1st curtain)
Slow sync.(2nd curtain)
Manual

Flash Modes

no built-in flash

yes

External Flash

yes

yes

AE Bracketing

yes

yes

WB Bracketing

yes

Olympus
OM-D E-M1 Mark III

Exposure Modes
comparison

Fujifilm
GFX 50S II

yes

Multi-Segment

yes

yes

Average

yes

yes

Spot

yes

no

Partial

no

no

AF-Area

no

no

Center Weighted

yes

Olympus
OM-D E-M1 Mark III

Dxo Sensor Scores
comparison

Fujifilm
GFX 50S II

dato non disponibile

DxO Overall Score

dato non disponibile

dato non disponibile

DxO Color Depth

dato non disponibile

dato non disponibile

DxO Dynamic Range

dato non disponibile

dato non disponibile

DxO Low Light ISO

dato non disponibile

Olympus
OM-D E-M1 Mark III

Autofocus
comparison

Fujifilm
GFX 50S II

yes

AF Touch

yes

yes

AF Continuous

yes

yes

AF Single

yes

yes

AF Tracking

yes

yes

AF Selective

yes

yes

AF Center

yes

yes

AF MultiArea

yes

yes

AF Live View

yes

yes

AF Face Detection

yes

yes

AF Contrast Detection

yes

yes

AF Phase Detection

no

121 down

Number of Focus Points

up 425

121 up

Number of Cross Focus Points

down 0

Olympus
OM-D E-M1 Mark III

Video Features
comparison

Fujifilm
GFX 50S II

4096 x 2160 @ 24p / 237 Mbps MOV H.264 Linear PCM3840 x 2160 @ 30p / 102 Mbps MOV H.264 Linear PCM3840 x 2160 @ 25p / 102 Mbps MOV H.264 Linear PCM3840 x 2160 @ 23.98p / 102 Mbps MOV H.264 Linear PCM1920 x 1080 @ 60p MOV H.264 Linear PCM1920 x 1080 @ 50p MOV H.264 Linear PCM1920 x 1080 @ 30p MOV H.264 Linear PCM1920 x 1080 @ 25p MOV H.264 Linear PCM1920 x 1080 @ 23.98p MOV H.264 Linear PCM

Video Resolutions

1920 x 1080 @ 30p / 200 Mbps MOV H.264 Linear PCM1920 x 1080 @ 25p / 200 Mbps MOV H.264 Linear PCM1920 x 1080 @ 24p / 200 Mbps MOV H.264 Linear PCM1920 x 1080 @ 23.98p / 200 Mbps MOV H.264 Linear PCM

4096x2160

Max Video Resolution

1920x1080

MPEG-4 H.264

Video Formats

MPEG-4 H.264

yes

Microphone Port

yes

yes

Headphone Port

yes

Olympus
OM-D E-M1 Mark III

Connectivity
comparison

Fujifilm
GFX 50S II

Built-in

Wireless Connectivity

Built-in

yes

HDMI

yes

USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5 GBit/sec)

USB

USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5 GBit/sec)

Olympus
OM-D E-M1 Mark III

Physical
comparison

Fujifilm
GFX 50S II

yes

Environmental Sealing

yes

no

Water Proof

no

no

Dust Proof

no

no

Shock Proof

no

no

Crush Proof

no

no

Freeze Proof

no

580g

Weight

900g

134 x 91 x 69 mm

Physical Dimensions

150 x 104 x 87 mm

420 down

Battery Life

up 440

Battery Pack

Battery Type

Battery Pack

BLH-1

Battery Model

NP-W235

Olympus
OM-D E-M1 Mark III

Other Features
comparison

Fujifilm
GFX 50S II

Yes (2 or 12 secs, custom)

Self Timer

Yes

yes

Timelapse Recording

yes

no

GPS

no

Dual SD SDHC SDXC slots (UHS-II on first slot)

Storage Type

Dual SD SDHC SDXC cards (UHS-II supported)

2

Storage Slots

2

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