Olympus PEN E-PL9

Market Status: Available in India | Launch: February, 2018 |
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Olympus PEN E-PL9
Mega Pixel
16 Mega Pixel
BLS-50 Battery
Touch Screen
ISO 200 - 6400
Shutter Speed
1/4000 Shutter Speed
Other Sensor
  • WiFi
  • Bluetooth
  • Built in Flash
  • Tiltable LCD Screen

Olympus PEN E-PL9 Unique Features

The camera has full Auto mode that users can leave the camera to choose all the settings automatically and just use simple sliders on the touchscreen display to change the look of pictures, with adjustments for color saturation, brightness, warmth, background blur and more. Its Advanced Photo mode, includes features usually found on more advanced cameras, including Multiple Exposures, HDR, Sweep Panoramas and Focus Bracketing.

Pros / Cons


Size and portability
Attractive design
Easy to use
Image quality and effects


No viewfinder
No accessory port
ISO limit is only 25,600

Olympus PEN E-PL9 Specifications

Brand Olympus
Camera Model PEN E-PL9
Camera Type Mirrorless
Launch Year February, 2018
Market Status Available in India
Image Sensor Type CMOS
Image Sensor Size (W x H) Four Thirds (17.3×13.0 mm)
Effective Pixels 16.1 Megapixels
Total pixels 17.2 Megapixels
Max resolution 4608 x 3456 pixels
Aspect Ratio 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
ISO Rating ISO 200 - 6400 (expandable upto 25600)
White Balance Presets 6
Custom White Balance Yes
Autofocus Point 121
Processor TruePic VIII
Minimum Shutter speed 30 sec
Maximum Shutter speed 1/4000 sec
Shutter Type Electronic first curtain shutter
Continuous Shooting (Frame rate) 14 fps
Lens Mount Micro Four Thirds
Focal Length 2x
Viewfinder Type No
Display Size 3 inch
Display Type TFT Color, Tilting LCD Monitor
Touchscreen Yes
Screen Dots 1,040,000 dots
Built in Flash Yes
External Flash Yes (via hot shoe)
Flash Coverage 7.60 m (at ISO 200)
Battery Model BLS-50 Li-ion Battery
Battery Type Rechargeable Li-ion
Battery Life Approx. 350 shots
Battery Life for Video Approx. 1hr. 20min
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth Yes, v4.0
HDMI Yes (Micro HDMI Type-D)
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Remote control Yes (via smartphone)
Memory Card Type SD/SDHC/SDXC slots (UHS-I support), Eye-Fi Card
Image File Format JPEG, RAW
Video File Format MPEG, H.264 / 4K video recording
Dimension (W x H x D) 171.1 x 68.0 x 39.0 mm (4.61 x 2.68 x 1.54 inch)
Weight 480 g (with batteries)
Body Construction Magnesium Alloy
Colours Black, Honey Brown, Pearl White, Blue

Olympus PEN E-PL9 Details

The Olympus PEN E-PL9 is launched in India. It is a stylish, Rangefinder-style mirrorless camera that features a 16MP Live MOS sensor(Micro four-third: crop frame)  and an updated Truepic VIII processor. The device comes with dimension as 4.6 x 2 x 2.7 inches(W x H x D), and weighs 380g. It has 3-inch articulating LCD screen. Other features include a 3-axis in-body image stabilization system, an updated 121-point contrast-detect autofocus system with face and eye detection, and a built-in pop-up flash.

    The E-PL9 also supports 4K video capture at 30p, and a new Bluetooth connection allows for tagged photos to be transferred to mobile devices even after the camera is turned off. It also has inbuilt WiFi. The device has 16 Art Filters that provide endless creative expression. It has Touch AF that lets users focus and trip the shutter with one quick touch of the screen. It has features such as Art Filter and Advanced Photo Mode, that deliver a versatile range of photographic expressions that are easy to create.The camera is compatible with all Olympus M.Zuiko lenses, giving users flexibility to express themselves from any distance and with a variety of different perspectives.

      With Truepic VIII processor, the ISO can be expanded up to 25600. That captures images in any condition, with noise effectively reduced. The device comes with 14-42mm lens by default. The entry level Olympus PEN E-PL9 is priced at Rs. Rs. 97,878 in Indian market.

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