Olympus Stylus 1 vs Olympus PEN E-PM1

Winner
Olympus Stylus 1

74

Olympus PEN E-PM1

40

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Olympus Stylus 1

High resolution screen
Screen resolution
1,040k dots
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
240 fps
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
 

Reasons to buy the Olympus PEN E-PM1

Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
Lens availability
Slightly more lenses available
108 lenses
Thickness
Thin
1.3"
Interchangeable lenses
Interchangeable lenses
Many lenses to choose from

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Olympus PEN E-PM1.

competitors

Olympus Stylus 1 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200

Super zoom

$534

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
Olympus Stylus 1s

Olympus Stylus 1s

Super zoom

$441

Battery life Longer battery life
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Olympus Tough TG-4

Olympus Tough TG-4

Waterproof

$447

Aperture Wider aperture
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

Olympus PEN E-PM1 Competitors

Olympus PEN E-PM2

Olympus PEN E-PM2

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$284 body only

$320 with 14-42mm lens

Touch screen Has a touch screen
True resolution Higher true resolution
Pentax Q

Pentax Q

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

Built-in focus motor Has a built-in focus motor
Built-in flash Built-in flash
Lens availability Much fewer lenses available
Panasonic Lumix DMC-G3

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G3

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$795 body only

Touch screen Has a touch screen
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Image stabilization No image stabilization

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