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Fujifilm X-H1 vs. Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II vs. Panasonic G9

February 16, 2018

With the launch of Fujifilm’s X-H1, photo enthusiasts have a number of highly capable crop-sensor mirrorless cameras to choose from. All of the flagships offer in-body image stabilization, 4K video recording, weather-resistant builds and brisk continuous shooting. Here’s a brief look at how they measure up.

REVIEWS

Panasonic G9 Review
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II Review

IMAGE SENSOR

Fuji X-H1: 24.3-megapixel APS-C
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 20-megapixel Micro Four Thirds
Panasonic G9: 20-megapixel Micro Four Thirds, no low-pass filter

ISO RANGE

Fuji X-H1: 200-12,800 (100-51,200 expandable)
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 200-6400 (64-25,600 expandable)
Panasonic G9: 200-12,800 (100-25,600 expandable)

AUTOFOCUSING

Fuji X-H1: 91 contrast and phase detect points, sensitive to -1EV
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 121 cross-type contrast AF points, sensitive to -2EV
Panasonic G9: 225 contrast AF points, sensitive to -4EV

TOP CONTINUOUS SHOOTING w/ AF

Fuji X-H1: 14 fps w/ electronic shutter
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 18 fps w/ electronic shutter
Panasonic G9: 20 fps w/ electronic shutter

VIDEO RECORDING

Fuji X-H1: 4K (4096 x 2160) at 30p; full HD at 120p
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 4K (4096 x 2160) at 24p; 3840 x 2160/30p; full HD/60p
Panasonic G9: 4K (3840 x 2160) at 60p; full HD at 180p

BATTERY LIFE

Fuji X-H1: 310 frames
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 440 frames
Panasonic G9: 400 frames

CONNECTIVITY

Fuji X-H1: USB 3.0; Wi-Fi, Bluetooth Low Energy
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: USB 3.0 (Type-C), Wi-Fi
Panasonic G9: USB 3.0; Wi-Fi, Bluetooth Low Energy

WEIGHT

Fuji X-H1: 1.48 pounds
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 1.27 pounds
Panasonic G9: 1.45 pounds

PRICE

Fuji X-H1: $1,900
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: $1,700
Panasonic G9:  $1,700