In this review, we will be comparing TG-6 and TG-5, two Waterproof cameras by Olympus. Both Olympus TG-6 and Olympus TG-5 cameras have 12.0MP 1/2.3-inch sensors. Olympus TG-6 was introduced to market in May 2019 and Olympus TG-5 was launched in May 2017. As you can see, TG-5 is 2 years older than TG-6. Let's see if this age difference between two cameras makes a big difference.
We can expect this to be a close match up because both models are ranked amongst the best in Waterproof cameras. Out of 75 cameras in this class, Olympus TG-6 is ranked #1
with an overall score of 60 and Olympus TG-5 is ranked #2
with an overall score of 59.
TG-6 and TG-5 are members of Olympus's TG-X series of cameras. Below you can find the latest models from this series.
Here is a brief look at the main features of Olympus TG-6 and Olympus TG-5 before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Olympus TG-6 and Olympus TG-5 compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.