Sony SLT A77 vs Olympus E-5

Winner
Sony SLT-A77

80

Olympus E-5

51

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Sony SLT A77

Full HD
Movie format
1080p @ 60fps
Large viewfinder
Viewfinder size
0.72x
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
Rapid fire
Continuous shooting
12 fps
 

Reasons to buy the Olympus E-5

Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Pentaprism
Storage slots
More storage slots
2
Fastest shutter speed
Fast shutter speed
1/8000 of a second
Longest exposure
Long exposures
60 seconds

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Olympus E-5.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Sony SLT-A77.

competitors

Sony SLT-A77 Competitors

Sony SLT A77 II

Sony SLT A77 II

Pro DSLR

$1,198 body only

$1,798 with 16-50mm lens

Focus points Significantly more focus points
Screen resolution Higher resolution screen
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$548 body only

$698 with 16-50mm lens

Focus points Many more focus points
Low light performance Lower noise at high ISO
3D Doesn't take 3D photos
Sony A7

Sony A7

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,098 - $3,198 body only

$1,398 with 28-70mm lens

Low light performance Significantly lower noise at high ISO
Startup delay Much less startup delay
3D Doesn't take 3D photos

Olympus E-5 Competitors

Olympus E-3

Olympus E-3

Entry-level DSLR

$890 body only

$1,878 with 14-54mm lens

Lowest price Cheaper
Movie format Does not take movies
Olympus OM-D E-M1

Olympus OM-D E-M1

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$800 - $899 body only

$899 with 60-1mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Color depth Better color depth
Autofocus Slower autofocus
Olympus OM-D E-M5

Olympus OM-D E-M5

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$529 - $1,099 body only

$635 with 14-42mm lens

Movie format Higher resolution movies
Color depth Better color depth
Autofocus Slower autofocus

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