OM SYSTEM OM-1 Review

OM System OM-1 Camera Body, Black

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The OM SYSTEM OM-1 is a Micro Four Thirds mount camera from OM System with a 17.4 x 13 mm (Four Thirds) MOS sensor. You can view the best OM System mirrorless cameras here.

The OM-1 Mirrorless Camera is a high-end camera that offers a lot of features and capabilities. It has a 20MP stacked BSI Live MOS MFT sensor that is capable of shooting 4K 60p 10-bit video and 10 fps shooting. It also has a 120 fps shooting mode that is able to keep up with fast action. The camera also has a 5.76m-Dot OLED electronic viewfinder that is very high-resolution and has a 3.0″ 1.62m-Dot touchscreen LCD. The camera also has 5-Axis in-body image stabilization and high-res shot capabilities. It also has live ND & composite modes and is weather-sealed and freezeproof. The camera is also equipped with dual UHS-II SD card slots.

OM SYSTEM OM-1 Key Features

  • 20MP Stacked BSI Live MOS MFT Sensor
  • DCI/UHD 4K 60p 10-Bit Video Recording
  • 10 fps Shooting
  • 120 fps with E. Shutter
  • Cross Quad Pixel Phase-Detection AF
  • 5.76m-Dot OLED Electronic Viewfinder
  • 3.0″ 1.62m-Dot Swivel Touchscreen LCD
  • 5-Axis In-Body Image Stabilization
  • High-Res Shot
  • Live ND & Composite Modes
  • IP53 Weather-Sealed & Freezeproof Design
  • Dual UHS-II SD Card Slots

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Frequently Asked Questions

What’s included with the OM SYSTEM OM-1?
Included with the OM SYSTEM OM-1 are: OM SYSTEM OM-1 Mirrorless Camera, OM SYSTEM BLX-1 Lithium-Ion Battery (7.2V, 2280mAh), OM SYSTEM BLX-1 Lithium-Ion Battery (7.2V, 2280mAh), OM SYSTEM CB-USB13 USB Connection Cable, USB-AC Adapter, Eyecup, Cable Clip, Cable Protector, Shoulder Strap, FL-LM3 Flash, Limited 1-Year Warranty. You can also usually find OM SYSTEM OM-1 bundle kits with additional accessories and lenses included.

What lens mount does the OM SYSTEM OM-1 have?
The OM SYSTEM OM-1 has a Micro Four Thirds lens mount. This is a popular lens mount, so you should have no issues finding Micro Four Thirds lenses. This lens mount is also available on the following cameras: OM SYSTEM OM-1, OM SYSTEM OM-5

What kind of sensor does the OM SYSTEM OM-1 have?
The OM SYSTEM OM-1 has a 17.4 x 13 mm (Four Thirds) MOS sensor.

What is the resolution of the OM SYSTEM OM-1?
The OM SYSTEM OM-1’s 17.4 x 13 mm (Four Thirds) MOS sensor has the following resolutions – Actual: 22.9 Megapixel
Effective: 20.4 Megapixel.

Does the OM SYSTEM OM-1 have image stabilization?
The OM SYSTEM OM-1 has Sensor-Shift, 5-Axis image stabilization. Image stabilization is important for photographers interested in shooting in low light without relying on a tripod.

What size and resolution screen does the OM SYSTEM OM-1 have?
The OM SYSTEM OM-1’s screen is 3.0″ and has a resolution of 1,620,000 Dots.

How many autofocus points does the OM SYSTEM OM-1 have?
The OM SYSTEM OM-1 has the following autofocus points – Photo, Video
Phase Detection: 1053.

Does the OM SYSTEM OM-1 have a built-in ND filter?
The OM SYSTEM OM-1 does not have a built-in ND filter. While having a built-in filter is convenient, you can always buy quality filters for your lenses and have more flexibility.

Can the OM SYSTEM OM-1 shoot photos and video?
The OM SYSTEM OM-1 can shoot stills & video. This is arguably the most important feature to check before purchasing a camera. You don’t want to be caught off guard when you go to shoot video and your camera only takes photos.

What batteries does the OM SYSTEM OM-1 take?
The OM SYSTEM OM-1 takes the following batteries: 1 x BLX-1 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion (Approx. 520 Shots).

How are the OM SYSTEM OM-1’s dimensions?
The OM SYSTEM OM-1 has dimensions of 5.3 x 3.6 x 2.9″ / 134.8 x 91.6 x 72.7¬†mm.

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