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

Winner
Olympus OM-D E-M10

100

Olympus OM-D E-M1

96

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Olympus OM-D E-M10

Great color depth
Color depth
23.1 bits
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
 

Reasons to buy the Olympus OM-D E-M1

Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
0.71x
Dynamic range
Wide dynamic range
12.7 EV
Weather sealed
Weather sealed
Shoot in extreme weather
Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
800 ms startup delay

galleries

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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

$635 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

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

$450 - $498 body only

$579 - $598 with 16-50mm lens

Image stabilization Better image stabilization
Supports 24p Supports 24p
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

$1,069 body only

$1,335 with 12-50mm lens

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Size Smaller
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II

Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,630 - $1,999 body only

$2,150 with 14-42mm lens

Continuous shooting Shoots much faster
Autofocus Faster autofocus
Viewfinder size Much smaller viewfinder
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$800 - $1,198 body only

$1,174 with 14-42mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Screen type Has an OLED screen
Screen resolution Significantly lower resolution screen

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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 !