Wow, Oly wipes the floor with Panasonic!

Started Jun 30, 2011 | Discussions thread
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tgutgu Veteran Member • Posts: 3,636
Re: Wow, Oly wipes the floor with Panasonic!

technic wrote:

NuFonaut wrote:

If Panasonic brought out a GF1 with the sensor of the G3 that would be the camera to beat for me but they don't. They just bring out one "smaller this and that" NEX competitor after the other.

speaking about NEX competitor, why is there a tilt-LCD (with lower resolution) on the E-PL3 but no tilt-LCD on the top model E-P3?

I guess, nobody understands this. It shows that there isn't any model policy at play except that it has to be a PEN (i.e. no build-in view finder). Olympus randomly scattered new features around without a clear concept - sigh. To me the EPL-3 is superfluous. They should have canceled that model and put the tilt screen in it. As a third model, they sould have released something with a build-in EVF and a tiltable screen mounted at the left instead of the bottom.

I see no significant progress in reordering the mess.

The new primes are the big news, the bodies still do not fullfill the customer demands completely.

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