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Specifications


Number of effective pixels

Number of effective pixels on camera 12 million dots

Image element

Type 1/1.7-inch CMOS sensor

Lens

Construction 12 Elements in 10 Groups (9 aspherical lenses)
Focal length (35mm equivalent) 6.0 to 64.3 mm (28 to 300 mm)
Maximum aperture F2.8
Magnification Optical Zoom: 10.7x
Digital Tele-converter: 2x
Shooting range (from lens tip) Normal: W: 10 cm to ∞, T: 80cm to ∞
Super Macro: 5cm to 60cm
  • Zoom is fixed.

Recording (Still)

Recording format DCF, DPOF compatible / Exif supported, PRINT Image Matching III
File format RAW (12-bit lossless compression), JPEG, RAW+JPEG
Number of recorded pixels [RAW] 3968×2976
[JPEG] 3968×2976 to 640×480

Recording (Movie)

Recording format Full HD / HD: MOV (MPEG-4AVC/H.264), HS: AVI (Motion JPEG)
  • Except for some Art Filters.
  • To play back movies taken with this camera, it is recommended to use the supplied software.
Aspect ratio 16:9
  • HS is 4:3.
Frame rate 29.97 fps
Number of recorded pixels Full HD: 1920×1080, 30P, 20Mbps
HD: 1280×720, 30P, 13Mbps
HS: 640×480, 120P
HS: 320×240, 240P
Maximum recording time Full HD: 29 min., HD: 29 min., HS: 20 sec.
  • Except for some Art Filters.

Recording (Sound)

Recording format WAVE format, Stereo linear PCM/16-bit, Sampling frequency 48kHz
Microphone / Speaker Built-in stereo microphone, built-in monaural speaker
Microphone functions Wind noise reduction (Sound quality differs from normal sound.), Audio recording level adjustment, Audio post-dubbing available for still images (max. 30 sec.)
Maximum recording time Still image: 30 sec.
Movie: Depends on movie recording time

Memory

Supported recording media SD/SDHC/SDXC card (Commercially available. For a list of cards with confirmed operations, see the support website.), UHS-I , Eye-Fi card (commercially available)

LCD monitor

Monitor type 3.0 tilting LCD monitor, approx. 1.04 million dots (3:2), capacitive touch panel
Touch function Touch Shutter, Touch Live Guide, Select AF area, Frame advance/reverse, Magnified playback, Touch Super Control Panel
Angle adjustment Up: Approx. 80°, Down: Approx. 50° (In relation to the back of the camera)
Brightness / Colour temperature control ±7 step adjustment / ±7 step adjustment

Electronic Viewfinder

Type Eye-level electronic viewfinder, approx. 1.44M-dot
Field of view Approx. 100%
Eye point Approx. 18mm (at -1m-1)
Dioptre adjustment range Approx. -4 to +2-1

Live View

Live View 100% field of view, Exposure compensation preview, WB adjustment preview, Gradation auto preview, Face detection preview (up to 8 faces), Grid line, Histogram, OFF

Image Stabilisation

Type Lens-shift method
  • Hybrid electronic image stabilisation is used for movies.

Focusing

AF mode Imager AF
Focus mode Single AF (S-AF) / Super Macro / Continuous AF (C-AF) / AF Tracking (C-AF+TR) / Manual Focus (MF)
  • For movie shooting, AF is fixed in MF mode, full-time Spot AF is used in other modes.
Face detection AF Available
Eye Detect AF Nearer-eye priority / Right-eye priority / Left-eye priority
Focusing point 35 areas
Focusing point selection All targets / Single target / Group target (9 points from 35)
AF illuminator (assist illuminator) Available

Exposure control

Metering system Digital ESP Metering, Centre-weighted Average Metering, Spot Metering, Spot Metering Highlight & Shadow Control
Exposure control iAUTO, Programme AE, Aperture priority AE, Shutter priority AE, Manual, Custom 1, Custom 2, Photo Story, Scene select AE, Art Filter
Scene select AE Portrait, e-Portrait, Landscape, Sport, Night Scene, Night+Portrait, Sunset, Documents, Panorama, Fireworks, Multi. Exposure, Beach & Snow
ISO sensitivity Auto: ISO 100 to 12800 (customisable, default setting: ISO 100 to 1600), Manual: ISO 100 to 12800 (1/3 steps)
Exposure compensation ±3 EV (1/3 EV steps)

White Balance

White balance Auto, Presets (6 types), One-touch WB (2 patterns can be registered), CWB (colour temperature specification)

Picture mode

Mode i-Enhance, Vivid, Natural, Flat, Portrait, Black and White, Art Filter

Multi. Exposures

Number of frames 2 frames
Multi-exposure function Auto gain correction (when shooting)

Shutter

Type Lens shutter
Shutter speed 1/2000 to 60 sec.,
Bulb photography: Max. 15 min. (Exposure time adjustable in the menu. Default is 15 min.)

Drive

Drive mode 1 frame, sequential shooting, Bracketing, Self-timer
Sequential shooting maximum speed 7 fps
Max. recordable pictures JPEG: 70
RAW: 25
Self-timer 12 sec. / 2 sec. / Custom (Cancel available)

Bracketing / ND filter

Bracketing AE Bracketing, White Balance Bracketing, Flash Bracketing, ISO Bracketing, Art Filter Bracketing
ND filter 3-step equivalent

Flash

Flash control method TTL Auto, Auto, Manual
Built-in flash Available
Flash mode Auto, Red Eye Reduction, Fill-in, Slow Sync, Slow Sync + Red Eye Reduction, Manual (FULL, 1/1.3, 1/1.6, 1/2, 1/2.5, 1/3, 1/4, 1/5, 1/6, 1/8, 1/10, 1/13, 1/16, 1/20, 1/25, 1/32, 1/40, 1/50, 1/64, 1/80, 1/100, 1/128), Flash Off
Flash compensation ±3 EV (0.3 EV steps)
Compatible external flash FL-50R, FL-36R, FL-14, FL-300R, FL-600R
External Flash control mode TTL Auto, Auto, Manual

Wireless flash control

Compatible external flash FL-50R, FL-36R, FL-300R, FL-600R
Control method Triggered by built-in flash (compatible with Olympus wireless RC flash system)
External Flash control mode TTL Auto, Auto, Manual
No. of channels 4 channels
No. of groups 4 groups (External flash: 3 groups + Built-in flash)

Art Filter

Filter (Variation/Art Effects) Pop Art (I, II / a.b.c.d.e.)
Soft Focus (- / c.e.)
Pale and Light Colour (I, II / a.b.c.d.)
Light Tone (- / d.)
Grainy Film (I, II / b.c.d.)
Pin Hole (I, II, III / d.)
Diorama (- / d.)
Cross Process (I, II / b.c.d.)
Gentle Sepia (- / b.c.d.)
Dramatic Tone (I, II / c.d.e.)
Key Line (I, II / a.c.d.e.)
Art Effects a. Soft Focus Effect
b. Pin Hole Effect
c. White Edge Effect
d. Frame Effect
e. Star Light Effect

Photo Story

Standard Layout / 1:1 (2 frames), 1:1 (3 frames), 4:3 (2 frames), 4:3 (3 frames)
Art Filter / Pale and Light Colour, Pop Art, Grainy Film, Natural
Effect / Black Frame, White Frame, Black Frame + Pin Hole, White Frame + White Edge
  • Filter effects are applied to the overall screen rather than each shot.
  • Shooting settings can be changed with exposure compensation and Live Control.
  • Default setting is 1:1 (2 frames), Pale and Light Colour, and Black Frame.
Fun Frames Instant, 4:3 (2 frames)
Film, 4:3 (3 frames)
Stripe, 16:9 (5 frames)
  • Filter effects are applied to the overall screen rather than each shot.
  • Shooting settings can be changed with exposure compensation and Live Control.
  • Default settings are Instant, 4:3, 2 frames.

Multiple aspect ratios

Aspect ratio 4:3/3:2/16:9/1:1

Level gauge

Detection 2-axis (2 types)

One-push Digital Tele-converter

Magnification 2x

Wi-Fi function

Geotagging (GPS) function Available (Acquire positioning information from a smartphone with GPS function)
Wireless shooting(shooting from a smartphone) Remote live view, Remote REC VIEW, Wireless Touch AF shutter*, Shutter timer (countdown with sound), Remote power OFF
  • Compatible with iAUTO, P, A, S, and MAperture, shutter speed, exposure compensation, ISO speed, white balance, and sequential shooting can be set.Connect up to 1 unit.
Image share function Reserve the pictures to transfer to a smartphone. Connect up to 4 units.
Smart Easy Connection Simple connection with a QR code

Playback / Editing

Playback functions 1 frame, Information display, Index (4, 9, 25 frames), Zoom (2x to 14x), Movie (with sound, fast forward/reverser/pause), Slide show (sound (background music) available), Rotating playback (auto), 3 slide show effects
Editing functions RAW processing, Gradation auto, Red eye correction, Resize (1280 x 960, 640 x 480, 320 x 240), Trimming, Aspect ratio, e-Portrait, Post-dubbing

Menu languages

Language selection 38 languages including English and Japanese

Printing functions

Print order DPOF
Direct print PictBridge compatible

Input/Output

USB/AV terminal Dedicated multi-connector (USB: USB2.0 Hi-Speed, Video output (SD / Monaural): NTSC / PAL selectable)
HDMI connector HDMI Micro Connector (Type D)
Flash connector Hot shoe

Power supply

Battery Li-ion Rechargeable Battery BLS-5
Power saving function Once the set time (1, 3, 5 min.) passes, the camera will switch to sleep mode

Size / Weight

Weight (CIPA compliant) Approx. 402g (including supplied rechargeable battery and memory card)
Size (CIPA compliant) 116.2mm (W) × 87mm (H) × 56.5mm (D)(Depth is with the Automatic Opening Lens Cap LC-51A attached)

Operating environment

Operating temperature 0 to 40°C (at operation), -20 to 60°C (at storage)
Operating humidity 30 to 90% (at operation ), 10 to 90% (at storage)
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  • Eye-Fi, the Eye-Fi logo, and Eye-Fi connected are trademarks of Eye-Fi, Inc.
  • Wi-Fi is a registered trademark of Wi-Fi Alliance.
  • The Wi-Fi CERTIFIED Logo is a certification mark of the Wi-Fi Alliance.
  • Specifications are subject to change without notice.

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