Olympus has announced the launch of its new Pen E-PL9 camera. It is the last model that belongs to the Pen Lite range and we are facing an updated version of the E-PL8 launched two years ago. This new model seeks to improve some aspects of this camera launched two years ago. For it, are updated to current market demands.
In terms of design, this Olympus Pen E-PL9 maintains the retro style of the previous model. Although where there are really changes is in its specifications. Since it offers us much more than the previous model. Among them the 4K recording.
If we focus on your specifications, this new Olympuis camera has a 16 megapixel CMOS sensor, which is similar to the previous model. In addition, the three-axis stabilization is still present in this model. Olympus has updated the autofocus from an 81 point system to a 121 point system with this E-PL9.
Users will also be able to share images directly with your smartphone using Bluetooth. It also has WiFi, so we have both options. In addition, this camera is compatible with the brand's range of Micro Four Thirds lenses.
This camera promises to be the cheapest in the range. Therefore, it is seen as a model designed for users who use the smartphone for their photos and want to start using a camera really. Since it also has automatic mode, a screen that rotates to take selfies and other functions designed to make its use very comfortable for users. In addition to the already mentioned recording in 4K at 30 fps.
Olympus Pen E-PL9 will hit the market in three different colors (white, black and brown). Its launch is expected to take place in March in Europe. Although the exact date has not been revealed yet. About its price, it is said that it will be about 699 euros. It will come with an accessory set that includes a 14-42mm F3.5-5.6 EZ Pancake lens. If what you want is just the camera, then it will cost 549 euros.