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E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN
E‑PL9, Olympus, Compact System Cameras, PEN

E‑PL9

WHITE

Better photographs with no fuss
  • Sublime build quality
  • Touch screen creativity
  • Share shots with ease

Available versions:

E‑PL9

BROWN

Better photographs with no fuss
  • Sublime build quality
  • Touch screen creativity
  • Share shots with ease

Available versions:

E‑PL9

BLACK

Better photographs with no fuss
  • Sublime build quality
  • Touch screen creativity
  • Share shots with ease

Available versions:

Specifications

Type

  • Lens mount

    Micro Four Thirds

Image Sensor

  • Type

    4/3'' Live MOS sensor

  • Effective pixels

    16.1 Megapixels

  • Filter array

    Primary colour filter (RGB)

  • Aspect ratio & area

    4:3 / 17.3 x 13.0mm

  • Full resolution

    17.2 Megapixels

Engine

  • Type

    TruePic VIII

Filter

  • Dust reduction filter

    Supersonic Wave Filter

Live View

  • Displayed information

    Face detection preview*

  • Field of view

    Approx. 100%

  • Magnification levels

    3 / 5 / 7 / 10 / 14x

  • * Up to 8 faces

Image Stabiliser

  • Type

    Sensor shift

  • Modes

    Three‑dimensional, vertical or horizontal activation, automatic

  • Live View stabilisation

    Yes

  • Effective Compensation Range

    Up to 3.5 EV steps (CIPA)

Focusing System

  • Method

    Contrast Detection AF system

  • Focus areas

    121 points / All target, Group target (9‑areas), Single target (normal), Single target (small)

  • Modes

    • Manual focus
    • Single AF
    • Continuous AF
    • Single AF + MF
    • AF Tracking
  • AF illuminator

    Yes

  • Manual focus

    Yes; With enlarged focusing area or focus peaking

  • Face Detection AF

    Yes

  • Face Detection extension

    • Eye Detect AF: Off
    • Near side priority
  • Predictive AF

    Yes

  • AF tracking

    Yes; Available in continuous AF mode

  • C‑AF and AF tracking only with Micro Four Thirds lenses!

Exposure System

  • Modes

    • Programme automatic
    • Aperture priority
    • Shutter priority
    • Manual
    • Auto
    • Bulb
    • Time
    • Scene Modes
    • Art Filter
    • Movie
  • Exposure compensation

    +/‑ 5 EV (1, 1/2, 1/3 steps)

  • Note: Movie shooting, monitor and EVF displays only up to ±3 EV .

  • AE lock

    Yes

Advanced Photo Modes

  • Modes

    • Live Composite
    • Live Bulb
    • Panorama
    • Silent
    • Multiple Exposure
    • AE bracketing
    • HDR Backlight*
    • AE bracketing
    • Keystone Compensation

Scene Modes

  • Number of scene modes

    23

  • Modes

    • Portrait
    • e-Portrait
    • Landscape with Portrait
    • Night Scene with portrait
    • Children
    • Hand-held Starlight
    • Night Scene
    • Fireworks
    • Light trails
    • Sports
    • Panning
    • Landscape
    • Sunset
    • Beach and Snow
    • Backlight HDR
    • Panorama
    • Candle
    • Silent mode
    • Macro
    • Nature Macro
    • Documents
    • Multi Focus

Light Metering

  • Method

    TTL open aperture light metering

  • Zones

    324 zones Multi‑pattern Sensing System

  • Detection range

    ‑2 ‑ 20 EV (17mm f2.8, ISO 100) 0 ‑ 20 EV when the frame ratio is set at high speed

  • Modes

    • ESP light metering
    • Spot metering
    • Centre weighted metering
    • Highlight
    • Shadow

Art Filter

  • Modes

    • Pop Art
    • Soft Focus
    • Pale & Light Colour
    • Light Tone
    • Grainy Film
    • Pin Hole
    • Diorama
    • Cross Process
    • Gentle Sepia
    • Dramatic Tone
    • Key Line
    • Water colour
    • Vintage
    • Partial Colour*
    • Bleach Bypass
    • Instant Film
  • * 18 colours selectable

  • Variation / Effect

    Available

Sensitivity

  • Auto

    ISO LOW* ‑ 6400 (customizable upper limit 200 ‑ 25600)

  • Manual

    ISO LOW ‑ 25600 in 1/3 or 1 EV ISO steps

  • *approx. 100

Shutter

  • Shutter type

    Electronically controlled focal plane shutter

  • Self timer

    2s / 12s / Custom

  • Custom (delay 1‑30sec.,shooting interval 0.5/1/2/3sec.,number of shots 1‑10)

  • Modes

    • Bracketing
    • Self timer
    • Sequential shooting
    • Single frame

Shutter Speeds

  • Standard operation

  • Shutter speed range

    1/4000 ‑ 60s (in 1/3, 1/2, 1 EV steps)

  • Bulb mode

    Up to 30 minutes (selectable longest time in the menu, default: 8 minutes)

  • Silent mode

  • Shutter type

    Electronic shutter

  • Shutter speed

    1/16000 ‑ 60s

  • Available as "Silent" in Scene mode and Advanced photo mode.

  • Anti shock mode

  • Shutter type

    Electronic first curtain shutter

  • Shutter speed

    1/320* ‑ 60s

  • * For speeds over 1/320 sec., mechanical shutter will automatically be selected.

White Balance

  • AUTO WB system

    Advanced detection system with Live MOS sensor

  • Manual White balance (One-Touch)

    Yes

  • Custom WB

    1 setting can be registered at Kelvin temperature (2000K ‑ 14000K)

  • Auto Flash adjustment

    Off / Auto WB / Flash

  • Keep warm colour

    On / Off

Sequence Shooting

  • Speed (H)

    Approx. 8.6fps

  • Speed (L)

    4.8fps

  • Max. number of frames

    14 frames (RAW)

  • Up to card capacity (JPG / Large Normal mode)

  • Conditions

    Memory card: TOSHIBA SDHC UHS‑II R95 W90 EXCERIA™

  • Note: Depending on shooting conditions, the sequential shooting speed may reduce speed during shooting.

  • Silent mode

  • Speed (H)

    Approx. 14.1fps

  • Speed (L)

    Approx. 6.1fps

Internal Flash

  • Modes

    • AUTO
    • Manual (Full, 1/4, 1/16, 1/64)
    • Red-eye reduction
    • Slow synchronisation with red-eye reduction
    • Slow synchronisation
    • Slow synchronisation 2nd curtain
    • Fill-in
    • Off
    • TTL-Auto
  • Type

    Built‑in

  • Flash compensation

    +/‑ 3 EV / 1/3, 1/2, 1 EV steps

  • Guide number

    7.6 (ISO 200)

  • X-sync speed

    1/250s / 1/4000s (Super FP Mode)

Wireless Flash Control

  • Control method

    Triggered and controlled (Olympus Wireless RC Flash system)

  • Commander flash: FL‑900R, FL‑600R, STF‑8 (no control with internal flash)

  • Compatible external flash

    FL‑36R, FL‑50R, FL‑300R, FL‑600R, FL‑900R

  • Number of channels

    4 channels

  • Group setting

    4 groups

  • Available when used together with cameras compatible with the Olympus wireless RC flash system.

Monitor

  • Monitor type

    Tiltable LCD ‑ Touch Panel

  • Tilt angle

    80° (up) 180° (down)

  • Monitor size

    7.6cm / 3.0'' (3:2)

  • Resolution

    1040K dots

  • Brightness adjustment

    +/‑ 7 levels

  • Colour balance

    +/‑ 7 levels Vivid (default) / Natural

  • Touch Control fucntions

    When in Selfie Mode:

    • Shutter release
    • e-Portrait
    • Self-timer
    • Movie
    • Exposure compensation

Level Gauge

  • Detection

    2‑axis

  • Display

    Rear LCD monitor

Recording Formats

  • RAW

    12bit

  • RAW & JPEG

    Yes; parallel recording

  • JPEG

    Yes

Image Size

  • RAW

    4608 x 3456

  • 4608 x 3456 Fine (compression: 1/4)

  • Middle

    3200 x 2400

  • Small

    1280 x 960

Still Image Recording

  • EXIF

    2.3

  • DCF

    Yes

Movie Recording System

  • Recording format

    MOV(MPEG‑4AVC/H.264), AVI(Motion JPEG)

  • Image Stabilisation Mode

    Yes; Sensor shift (3‑axis)

  • M‑IS1* (Image sensor shift and electronic image stabilizer with multi motion IS)

  • M‑IS2 (Image sensor shift with multi motion IS)

  • * While using M‑IS1, field of view may be affected.

  • 4K Movie quality

    3840 x 2160 (4k) / 30p, 25p, 24p / IPB (approx. 102Mbps)

  • HD Movie quality

    Full HD 1920 x 1080 (16:9) / 30p, 25p, 24p / IPB (SF, F, N)

  • HD 1280 x 720 (16:9) / 30p, 25p, 24p

  • Maximum Recording Time

    29min

  • Max. file size

    4GB (AVCHD)

  • 2GB (Motion‑JPEG)

Movie Specialties

  • Movie clips

    1, 2, 4, 8s

  • (Extension up to 16s by pressing record button before clip ends.)

  • High-Speed Recording

    720P / 120fps

  • Movie effects

    • Multi shot echo
    • One shot echo
    • Art fade
    • Old Film
  • HDMI Live View

    Yes (Camera display is turned off when HDMi connection is made. Video and info screen is displayed on external monitor)

  • Time lapse

    4k, 1080p, 720p

Sound Recording System

  • Internal microphone

    Stereo

  • Recording format

    Stereo PCM/16bit, 48kHz, Wave Format Base

  • Image footage

    30s

  • Speaker

    Yes

View Images

  • Modes

    • Single
    • Index
    • Calendar
    • Zoom
    • Slide show
    • Movie
  • Light box

    Yes

  • Histogram in playback mode

    Yes

  • Shooting information

    Off / On

  • Highlight/Shadow point warning

    Yes

  • Auto rotation

    Yes

Erase / Protect / Copy Function

  • Erase modes

    Single, All, Selected

  • Image protect mode

    Single frame, Selected frames, All Frames, Release protect (Single/All selected)

Menu

  • Menu languages in camera

    English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Czech, Dutch, Danish, Polish, Portuguese, Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Croatian, Slovenian, Hungarian, Greek, Slovak, Turkish, Latvian, Estonian, Lithuanian, Ukrainian, Serbian

Customisation Options

  • Dial customization

    Dial function is cutomizable for both dials

  • Programmable button

    Can select from 12 functions to assign to buttons

Interface

  • USB

    microB

  • HDMI™

    Yes; Micro connector (Type D) *

  • Hot shoe

    Yes

  • Media

    SD Memory Card (SDHC, SDXC, UHS‑I compatible) Class 10 is recommended for Movie shooting

  • Wireless connectivity

    • WiFi
    • Bluetooth®
    • Eye-Fi Card compatible
  • * "HDMI", the HDMI logo and "High‑Definition Multimedia Interface" are trademarks or registered trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC.

Wi-Fi Functions

  • Easy Connection

    QR code setting

  • Wireless Shooting

    • Live View
    • Power off
    • Rec View
    • Self timer
    • Touch AF & Shutter
    • P/A/S/M exposure modes
    • Bulb mode
    • Zoom
    • Aperture priority
    • Manual
    • Shutter priority
    • Sequential shooting
    • Short movie
  • Image Share

    Automatic transfer is possible via Share Order

  • On Android devices, 4K videos will be resized and saved as Full HD videos.

  • On iPhone 5(iPhone 5C) or earlier iOS devices, 4K videos cannot be imported.

Power Supply

  • Battery

    BLS‑50 Lithium‑Ion Battery (included)

  • Live View shooting

    Approx. 350images (100% with Live View)

  • Movie recording

    80min (standard JEITA conditions) 140min (when zoom and other operational functions are not used)

  • Image shooting

    Approx. 350 shots

Environment

  • Temperature

    0 ‑ 40°C Operating temperature / ‑20 ‑ 60°C storage temperature

  • Humidity

    30 ‑ 90% operation humidity / 10 ‑ 90% storage humidity

Dimensions

  • 332g (body only)

  • Width

    117.1mm

  • Height

    68mm

  • Depth

    39mm

  • Weight

    380g (including battery and memory card)

Exterior

  • Available Colours

    • Brown
    • Black
    • White