Olympus OM-D E-M10 vs Olympus OM-D E-M1

Winner
Olympus OM-D E-M10

100

Olympus OM-D E-M1

95

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Olympus OM-D E-M10

Built-in flash
Built-in flash
External flash not needed
High resolution screen
Screen resolution
1,400k dots
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
Great viewfinder coverage
Viewfinder coverage
100%
 

Reasons to buy the Olympus OM-D E-M1

Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
0.71x
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
Shoot in extreme weather
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light

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competitors

Olympus OM-D E-M10 Competitors

Olympus OM-D E-M5

Olympus OM-D E-M5

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$520 - $899 body only

$629 with 14-42mm lens

Screen type Has an OLED screen
Battery life Much longer battery life
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen
Olympus OM-D E-M10 II

Olympus OM-D E-M10 II

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$716 body only

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$444 - $498 body only

$500 - $598 with 16-50mm lens

Image stabilization Better image stabilization
True resolution Much higher true resolution
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen

Olympus OM-D E-M1 Competitors

Olympus OM-D E-M5 II

Olympus OM-D E-M5 II

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$927 body only

$1,348 with 12-50mm lens

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Size Smaller
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
Olympus PEN E-PL8

Olympus PEN E-PL8

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$379 - $449 body only

$549 with 14-42mm lens

Size Significantly smaller
Thickness Significantly thinner
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II

Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,500 - $1,799 body only

$1,899 with 40-150mm lens

Continuous shooting Shoots much faster
Autofocus Faster autofocus
Viewfinder size Much smaller viewfinder

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Avatar for John Nicholson John Nicholson (9:57 AM, February 24, 2015)
Given the things you list, it is (once again) impossible to see why you opt for the E-M10 !