Ricoh GXR S10 24-72mm F2.5-4.4 VC with Olympus E-M5 Comparison

Ricoh GXR S10 24-72mm F2.5-4.4 VC and Olympus E-M5 Main Features

  • March, 2010
  • April, 2012
  • 10 MP 1/1.7 CCD Sensor
  • 16 MP Four Thirds CMOS Sensor
  • 100 - 3200 ISO
  • 200 - 25600 ISO
  • Sensor-shift Image Stabilization
  • 5-axis Sensor-shift Image Stabilization
  • 3" Fixed Screen
  • 3" Tilting Screen
  • Electronic (optional) Viewfinder
  • Electronic Viewfinder
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  • 1440k dot Electronic viewfinder
  • 2.0 fps continuous shooting
  • 9.0 fps continuous shooting
  • 640 x 480 video resolution
  • 1920 x 1080 video resolution
  • Built-In Wireless
  • Built-In Wireless
  • 114 x 70 x 44 mm, 355g.
  • 122 x 89 x 43 mm, 425g.
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Ricoh GXR S10 24-72mm F2.5-4.4 VC Scores


Imaging score
33
Features score
54
Value for money score
67
Portability score
90
Overall score
52

Olympus E-M5 Scores


Imaging score
52
Features score
71
Value for money score
80
Portability score
88
Overall score
67

Olympus OM-D E-M5 with Ricoh GXR S10 24-72mm F2.5-4.4 VC Overview


Let's compare Ricoh GXR S10 24-72mm F2.5-4.4 VC with Olympus OM-D E-M5. These models are included in the Semi-Pro Mirrorless cameras. Ricoh GXR S10 24-72mm F2.5-4.4 VC was released in 2010, and Olympus E-M5 in 2012. OM-D E-M5 is newer, which is a plus. GXR S10 24-72mm F2.5-4.4 VC 2 years older.
The sensor resolution of OM-D E-M5 is greater than that of GXR S10 24-72mm F2.5-4.4 VC. The difference of 6 MP is quite a lot. The more megapixels the camera has, the more detailed and clear the picture will be. The number of megapixels will also affect the maximum size of the photos, which then can be printed without loss of quality.
At the second camera (OM-D E-M5), the minimum ISO value is lower, which gives more opportunities for shooting in daylight. A larger maximum ISO allows you to take good pictures in the dark. At Olympus E-M5, the maximum ISO is greater by 22400. Both cameras have Sensor-shift image stabilization. Both cameras feature a 3-inch fixed screen.
GXR S10 24-72mm F2.5-4.4 VC has electronic (optional) viewfinder, and the OM-D E-M5 doesn’t have. Viewfinder OM-D E-M5 has a higher resolution of 1440k dots, GXR S10 24-72mm F2.5-4.4 VC has a resolution of no electronic viewfinderk dots. Burst mode, also called continuous shooting mode, sports mode or continuous high speed mode, is a shooting mode in still cameras. Ricoh GXR S10 24-72mm F2.5-4.4 VC has 9.0 fps continuous shooting. Ricoh GXR S10 24-72mm F2.5-4.4 VC has 9.0 fps continuous shooting.

General GXR S10 24-72mm F2.5-4.4 VC OM-D E-M5
Brand Ricoh Olympus
Model GXR S10 24-72mm F2.5-4.4 VC OM-D E-M5
Announced March, 2010 April, 2012
Body Type Rangefinder-style mirrorless SLR-style mirrorless
Lens
Lens Mount fixed lens Micro Four Thirds
Manual Focus
Focal Lens Multiplier n/a 2
Number of Lenses 0 103
Macro Focus Range 1 n/a
Screen
Screen Size 3" 3"
Screen Type Fixed Tilting
Screen Resolution 920k pixels 610k pixels
Touch Screen
Live View
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Electronic (optional) Electronic
Viewfinder Resolution no electronic viewfinder
Viewfinder Coverage n/a% 100%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.0 0.58
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 0 35
Number of Cross Focus Points 0
Photography Features
RAW Support
Min Shutter Speed 1/180 sec 1/60 sec
Max Shutter Speed 1/2000 sec 1/4000 sec
Continuous Shooting 2.0 fps 9.0 fps
Shutter Priority
Aperture Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Exposure Compensation
Custom White Balance
Image Stabilization
Built-in Flash
Flash Range 4.50 no built-in flash
Flash Modes Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync, Manual Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Fill-in, Slow Sync (2), Manual (3 levels)
External Flash
AE Bracketing
AE Bracketing Range ±4 EV ±3 EV
WB Bracketing
Sensor
Sensor Size 1/1.7 Four Thirds
Sensor Type CCD CMOS
Sensor Dimensions 7.53 x 5.64 mm 17.3 x 13 mm
Sensor Area 42.5 mm² 224.9 mm²
Sensor Resolution 10 MP 16 MP
Max Image Resolution 3648 x 2736 4608 x 3456
Max Native ISO 3200 25600
Min Native ISO 100 200
Max Boosted ISO 0 0
Min Boosted ISO 0 100
Video Features
4K
Max Video Resolution 640 x 480 1920 x 1080
Video Formats Motion JPEG H.264, Motion JPEG
Timelapse Recording
Microphone Port
Headphone Port
Exposure Modes
Multi-Segment
Average
Spot
Partial
AF-Area
Center Weighted
Connectivity
GPS None None
Wireless Connectivity Built-In Built-In
Bluetooth
HDMI
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Battery
Battery Life 410 shots 360 shots
Battery Type Battery Pack Battery Pack
Battery Model BLN-1
Physical
Weight 355 g 425 g
Physical Dimensions 114 x 70 x 44 mm 122 x 89 x 43 mm
Environmental Sealing
Water Proof
Dust Proof
Shock Proof
Crush Proof
Freeze Proof
Shock Proof
Storage
Storage Type SD/SDHC, Internal SD/SDHC/SDXC
Storage Slots 1 1
Other Features
Self Timer
Selfie Friendly

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