Olympus E-PM2, New Compact Mirrorless Camera Announced

Olympus E-PM2

Alongside the Olympus E-PL5, the new Olympus E-PM2 rounds out Olympus’ lineup of mirrorless cameras for Photokina 2012.

The E-PM2 features the same 16MP LiveMOS sensor as found in the E-PL5.  Likewise, the E-PM2 sports a 3-inch touch screen LCD and 1080i HD video capture.

Olympus E-PM2 Key Features

  • 16MP Live MOS Sensor
  • TruePic VI Image Processor
  • M. Zuiko 14-42mm f/3.5 II Lens
  • 3″ LCD w/ Vertical Bar Touch Navigation
  • Full 1080i HD Movie
  • F.A.S.T. Autofocus w/ Touch Shutter AF
  • 8 Frames per Second Continuous Shooting
  • In-body Image Stabilization
  • Direct Live Guide Button
  • Includes FL-LM1 Flash Unit

The Olympus E-PM2 should be available in October with the 14-42mm kit lens for $599, or as a body-only unit for $549.  Check availability here at B&H Photo.