Olympus PEN E-PM2 vs Samsung NX20

Winner
Olympus PEN E-PM2

100

Samsung NX20

91

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Olympus PEN E-PM2

Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Sensor shift
High ISO
Light sensitivity
25,600 ISO
Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Almost no delay when powering up
Startup delay
700 ms startup delay
 

Reasons to buy the Samsung NX20

Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Digital
Viewfinder size
Large viewfinder
0.68x
True resolution
High true resolution
20 MP
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Olympus PEN E-PM2.
Explore our gallery of 2 sample photos taken by the Samsung NX20.

competitors

Olympus PEN E-PM2 Competitors

Olympus Pen E-P5

Olympus Pen E-P5

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$509 body only

$891 with 14-42mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Sensor type Has a CCD-family sensor
Canon Rebel T5i

Canon Rebel T5i

Entry-level DSLR

$435 - $649 body only

$529 - $799 with 18-55mm lens

Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Image stabilization No image stabilization
Olympus OM-D E-M5

Olympus OM-D E-M5

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$570 - $799 body only

$629 with 14-42mm lens

Screen type Has an OLED screen
Viewfinder Has a viewfinder
Sensor type Has a CCD-family sensor

Samsung NX20 Competitors

Samsung NX2000

Samsung NX2000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$480 with 20-50mm lens

Screen size Much larger screen
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Screen type Doesn't have an OLED screen
Samsung NX1000

Samsung NX1000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$430 with 20-50mm lens

Startup delay Much less startup delay
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
Shutter lag Much more shutter lag
Canon EOS Rebel T1i

Canon Rebel T1i

Entry-level DSLR

$500 body only

Startup delay Much less startup delay
Lens availability Much more lenses available
Screen type Doesn't have an OLED screen

discussion

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