Olympus E-P7 Review

Overall Score

68

Main Features

  • 20 MP Four Thirds CMOS Sensor
  • 200 - 25600 ISO
  • 5-axis Sensor-shift Image Stabilization
  • 3" Tilting Screen
  • 8 fps continuous shooting
  • 4K 3840 x 2160 video resolution
  • Built-In Wireless
  • 118 x 69 x 38 mm, 337g.
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Olympus E-P7 Overview


First introduced in June, 2021, Olympus E-P7 is a 20 MP Mirrorless with a Four Thirds (17.4 x 13 mm) sized CMOS sensor.

Olympus E-P7 Series History
Model Year $ Sensor ISO Weight Dimensions
Olympus E-P7 Olympus E-P7 2021 20MP 200 - 25600 337g 118 x 69 x 38mm
Olympus PEN E-P5 Olympus E-P5 2013 16MP 100 - 25600 420g 122 x 69 x 37mm
Olympus PEN E-P3 Olympus E-P3 2011 12MP 100 - 12800 369g 122 x 69 x 34mm
Olympus PEN E-P2 Olympus E-P2 2010 12MP 100 - 6400 355g 121 x 70 x 36mm
Olympus PEN E-P1 Olympus E-P1 2009 12MP 100 - 6400 355g 121 x 70 x 36mm

Proc and Cons of Olympus E-P7


Get to know this camera closer. Let's look at the features and characteristics of this model. Compare Olympus E-P7 with competitors in entry-level mirrorless cameras.

Pros
Built-in Wireless
5-axis Sensor-shift Image Stabilization
Touch Screen
External Flash
RAW Support
25600 Max Native ISO
Manual Focus
1/s Electronic Shutter Speed
Timelapse Recording
Flash Sync Port
Remote Control with a Smartphone
Bluetooth Connectivity
Tilting Screen
3840 x 2160 (4K) Max Video Resolution
AF Face Detection
20MP High Resolution Sensor
8.7 fps Continuous Shooting
Manual Exposure Mode
337g Light Body
121 Focus Points
Focus Bracketing
Cons
No Articulating Screen
Low Max Shutter Speed: 1/s
No Environmental Sealing
Low Screen Resolution: 1,040kk dots
Low Max Shutter Speed: 1/s
No Built-in Viewfinder
Low Battery Life: 360 shots
Type Scores

Olympus E-P7 has an Overall Score of 68/100 and ranked #106 out of 214 in Mirrorless cameras, and ranked #198 out of 1222 in all cameras.

Olympus E-P7 Scores
Imaging score
56
Features score
73
Value for money score
61
Portability score
91
Overall score
68
Average Scores in Entry-Level Mirrorless
Imaging Score
52
Features Score
61
Value For Money Score
76
Portability Score
91
Overall score
63

Physical Dimensions of Olympus E-P7


Olympus E-P7 weighs 337g and has external dimensions of 118 x 69 x 38mm (4.65 x 2.72 x 1.5"). Considering that the average weight of Entry-Level Mirrorless cameras is 323g, Olympus E-P7 is 14 grams more than the average weight of cameras in this category.

Weight Comparison
Entry-Level Mirrorless Cameras


Olympus E-P7
337g
Average weight
323g
Min weight
180g
Max weight
561g

Thickness Comparison
Entry-Level Mirrorless Cameras


Olympus E-P7
38mm
Average Thickness
40mm
Min Thickness
23mm
Max Thickness
85mm

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Olympus E-P7

Specifications of Olympus E-P7


General
Brand Olympus
Model E-P7
Announced June, 2021
Body Type Rangefinder-style mirrorless
Lens
Lens Mount Micro Four Thirds
Manual Focus
Focal Lens Multiplier 2x
Number of Lenses 107
Macro Focus Range n/a
Screen
Screen Size 3"
Screen Type Tilting
Screen Resolution 1,040kk pixels
Touch Screen
Live View
Viewfinder
Viewfinder None
Viewfinder Resolution no electronic viewfinder
Viewfinder Coverage n/a%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.0
Autofocus
AF Touch
AF Continuous
AF Single
AF Tracking
AF Selective
AF Center
AF Multi Area
AF Live View
AF Face Detection
AF Contrast Detection
AF Phase Detection
Number of Focus Points 121
Number of Cross Focus Points 0
Photography Features
RAW Support
Min Shutter Speed 1/60 sec
Max Shutter Speed 1/ sec
Continuous Shooting 8.7 fps
Shutter Priority
Aperture Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Exposure Compensation
Custom White Balance
Image Stabilization
Built-in Flash
Flash Range 5.40 m (at ISO 100)
Flash Modes Redeye, Fill-in, Flash off, Red-eye Slow sync. (1st curtain), Slow sync. (1st curtain), Slow sync. (2nd curtain), Manual
External Flash
AE Bracketing
AE Bracketing Range ± EV
WB Bracketing
Sensor
Sensor Size Four Thirds
Sensor Type CMOS
Sensor Dimensions - mm
Sensor Area 0.0 mm²
Sensor Resolution 20 MP
Max Image Resolution 5184 x 3888
Max Native ISO 25600
Min Native ISO 200
Max Boosted ISO 0
Min Boosted ISO 100
Video Features
4K
Max Video Resolution 3840 x 2160
Video Formats MPEG-4, H.264
Timelapse Recording
Microphone Port
Headphone Port
Exposure Modes
Multi-Segment
Average
Spot
Partial
AF-Area
Center Weighted
Connectivity
GPS None
Wireless Connectivity Built-In
Bluetooth
HDMI
USB BLS-50 lithium-ion battery & USB charger
Battery
Battery Life 360 shots
Battery Type Battery Pack
Battery Model BLS-50
Physical
Weight 337 g
Physical Dimensions 118 x 69 x 38 mm
Environmental Sealing
Water Proof
Dust Proof
Shock Proof
Crush Proof
Freeze Proof
Shock Proof
Storage
Storage Type SD/SDHC/SDXC card (UHS-II supported)
Storage Slots 1
Other Features
Self Timer
Selfie Friendly

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