"Camera GP2017 Camera of the Year" - Camera Grand Prix
'...The image quality and credibility are great enough for professionals and amateurs alike, with its good portability allowing them to use it quite casually. As the dust-proof and splash-proof body gives a comfortable grip, you can use it for a wide variety of photo opportunities...'
"Camera GP2017 Readers Award" - Camera Grand Prix
A selection of comments from users -It can focus on a flying bird in no time, while showing an excellent camera shake compensation even for night scene shooting. This is astonishing. (male, age 42) - It is dust-proof and splash-proof, having up to 5.5 shutter speed steps of compensation with the 5-axis in-body image stabilization. You can use it without any worries. (female, age 55) - I vote for this because its specs can match digital single-lens reflex cameras’, while it is compact and lightweight enough to carry on a long trip. (male, 37) ...
Camera of the Year, Best Professional Mirrorless
Summary: - The camera is packed to the gills with features, settings, and customizations to fit nearly any shooting style or subject matter - The sheer amount of horsepower packed into this camera is stunning. - The E-M1 Mark II pretty much nailed focus on every shot of a 60+ frame burst sequence! - The image stabilization system in the E-M1 Mark II is fantastic.
"Ultimate OM-D : E-M1 Mark II" (dpreview December 2016)
It's hard to summarize everything the E-M1 Mark II can do in a few sentences. The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II is befitting of the term 'flagship,' and performs every bit as quickly as such a title implies. The E-M1 II's build quality is top-of-class, ergonomics are about as good as its gets.The E-M1 II's autofocus system sets a new benchmark for mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras. From a performance standpoint, the E-M1 II is about as close to DSLR responsiveness as you can get in the mirrorless world.