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Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III

alaTest has collected and analyzed 86 reviews of Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the price and design. The image quality and portability also get good feedback, whereas the focus and sensor get less positive views.

usability, portability, image quality, design, price

sensor, focus

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 94/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : David Elrich (digitaltrends.com)

Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III review

 

The E-M10 Mark III offers casual shooters a modern camera with a classic design.

Decent 16MP images ; Five-axis internal stabilization ; Compact, lightweight ; Built-in EVF

Same sensor as E-M10 Mark II ; Autofocus isn’t great for moving subjects ; Image quality lags behind APS-C peers

Call us underwhelmed. The Mark III is a good camera for stills, but suffers when it comes to fast-moving action and video, mainly due to less-than-stellar autofocus performance. The contrast detect system simply can’t keep up with the competition. That...

Dec, 2017

Expert review by : Jim Fisher (pcmag.com)

Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III

 

The mirrorless Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III camera doesn't offer a lot of tech upgrades, instead focusing on an easier photography experience.

Compact, solid design. Built-in EVF and flash. Tilting touch LCD. 8.8fps burst shooting. In-body stabilization. Raw and JPG capture. In-camera art filters. Wi-Fi.

16MP sensor seems dated. Tracking focus slows speed to 4fps. 4K video not easily accessible. No Bluetooth or NFC.

The Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III doesn't have a lot of head-turning new features—the addition of 4K video is the biggest upgrade. Other changes—improved ergonomics, faster processing and focus, and better results when shooting in automatic mode—are...

Jan, 2018

Expert review by : Richard Butler (dpreview.com)

Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III Review

 

The Olympus OM-D E-M10 III is a gentle refresh of its predecessor. It's still a 16MP Micro Four Thirds mirrorless camera, still keenly priced and still devastatingly pretty. A revision of the user interface to make it more beginner friendly and the...

The OM-D E-M10 III isn't a big update in terms of specs, but Olympus has made some pretty significant attempts to make it easier to make full use of its capabilities. We liked its predecessor, and we think the updates to the interface, the addition of...

Sep, 2017

Expert review by : Carey Rose (dpreview.com)

Olympus OM-D E-M10 III Shooting Experience

 

We've had a production spec Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III for several weeks now. And, as we prepare our review, Carey Rose has been seeing what it's like to kick back, enjoy the summer and let the camera's revamped Auto mode do the heavy lifting.

Aug, 2017

Expert review by : Lori Grunin (cnet.com)

Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III bets on a new newbie interface

 

The update to the Mark II has some design tweaks, but the biggest change is a move away from its odd "easy" operating mode.

Aug, 2017

Expert review by : Michael Palmer (steves-digicams.com)

Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III

 

Let's be honest. It's intimidating to step up from a point-and-shoot smartphone or digicam to an interchangeable lens camera (ILC) system. Not only do you have to pick lenses, but ILC's are inherently more capable, which also means they're more complex.

Aug, 2017

Highly Recommended

Expert review by : Mark Goldstein (photographyblog.com)

Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III Review

 

The Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III is a rather modest update of the 2-year-old Mark II model, principally adding 4K video recording with both mechanical and digital stabilization, a faster processor, more AF points and a refined body and user interface...

Sep, 2017

Expert review by : Mike Tomkins (imaging-resource.com)

Olympus E-M10 III Review

 

Early in 2014, Olympus took its retro-styled OM-D camera line to a new level of accessibility with the E-M10, a camera with affordable entry-level pricing, yet sharing much of its feature set with the higher-end E-M1 and E-M5. In late 2015, the company...

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Aug, 2017

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Olympus E-M1 Mark III Review

 

A year ago Olympus debuted the E-M1X, a souped-up E-M1 II with higher performance and a gripped body designed for better handling with telephoto lenses. Then, towards the end of 2019, the long-awaited E-M5 Mark III made its entrance into the market.

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Expert review by : Andy Westlake (trustedreviews.com)

Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III

 

Is this the perfect step up for smartphone shooters?. Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III.

Attractive retro design ; Compact body ; Excellent JPEG image quality with lovely colour rendition ; Superb in-body image stabilisation works with every lens ; Fast, accurate autofocus with static subjects

Over-simplified in-camera raw conversion ; Less reliable autofocus with moving subjects ; Sensor dated compared to APS-C competitors

The Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III is simple to use for first-time camera buyers while being capable enough for enthusiasts – and features lots of clever features that you won’t find anywhere else. This makes it one of the best cameras on the market at...

Sep, 2017

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