LCD and Viewfinder
Olympus E-M10 II has a Tilting 3 LCD screen with a resolution of 1,040k dots. Both the screen size and the screen resolution is up to the standards of this class.
LCD is Touch screen
type, so you can change the settings and set the focus point with your fingertips.
E-M10 II has a built-in Electronic viewfinder. The viewfinder has a resolution of 2,360kdots and coverage of 100%. 100% coverage ensures that what you see in the viewfinder while shooting matches exactly what you will get later in your image, helping accurate framing your shots and minimizes the need for cropping images later.
Max Shutter speed
Olympus E-M10 II can shoot continuously at max speed of 8.0 fps
and has max shutter speed of 1/4000 sec
E-M10 II has a built-in flash, and it also has a flash shoe to mount your external flashes too.
Olympus E-M10 II features a Contrast Detection autofocusing system. The AF system has 81 points to choose from. Olympus E-M10 II also features Face detection AF
where it intelligently detects the faces in the frame and locks the focus automatically.
With Olympus E-M10 II, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 1920 x 1080 at 60p,30p,24p fps and save in H.264 and Motion JPEG formats. Full HD resolution of Olympus E-M10 II will be adequate in most of the situations. But if you are after the highest resolution videos available, see our list of Top Cameras with 4K (Ultra-HD) Video
. You can also consider its successor, the Olympus E-M10 MIII
which features 4K video recording.
E-M10 II has a built-in Stereo microphone and a Mono speaker.
Olympus E-M10 II doesn't have any connections for external microphones and headphones. If you need a Mirrorless camera with external microphone connectivity, consider Sony Alpha a6100 or Sony Alpha a6300 in a similar price range.
Connectivity and Storage
Olympus E-M10 II features built-in wireless (Wi-Fi)
connectivity ( 802.11b/g/n with smartphone app) which lets you transfer your photos directly to compatible devices without any physical connection.One other feature that we like is the ability to use our smartphone as a remote to control our E-M10 II. You can change camera settings, release shutter, view LCD screen and tranfer files using remote control app.
You can connect E-M10 II to compatible devices via its HDMI port or USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Olympus E-M10 II is powered by battery which provides a shooting life of 320 according to CIPA standards.
Considering that the average battery life of Mirrorless type cameras is 363 shots, its battery life is about average in its class but it would still be wise to invest in some spare batteries for long photo trips.
Battery Life Comparison in Entry-Level Mirrorless Cameras
Samsung NX mini with its 650shots is the model with longest battery life among Entry-Level Mirrorless cameras. Check the comparison of Olympus E-M10 II vs Samsung NX mini or take a look at Longest Battery Life Mirrorless cameras list.
Olympus E-M10 II Features Compared to Main Competitors