Olympus SP-620UZ

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Move in Closer; 21 Times Closer

- Jan 9, 2012

Manufacturers Description

Olympus SP-620UZ A 16Mp point-and-shoot with a number of features. From its convenient hand grip to Magic Art Filters and 3D image capture, the 620UZ gives you the versatility to do more than just take snapshots.

The 16Mp 1/2.3" image sensor works together with the TruePic III+ image processor, a 25mm (equivalent) lens, 21x optical zoom, dual image stabilization, and a 3.0" LCD to help you capture the scene the way you experienced it. And in addition to taking high res still photos, the SP-620UZ also captures high definition 720p video.

Other useful features and functions include Intelligent Auto, which automatically adjusts the camera's scene modes based on the setting you're in. The aforementioned Magic Art Filters gives you 12 special effects with which to liven-up your photos and videos, including Pop Art, Pin Hole, Fish Eye, Punk, and more. Of course, the 3D image capture mode gives depth to still images, especially when shooting underwater.

16 Megapixel An amazing 16 million pixels in the high-resolution CCD create superior image quality. Create poster-sized prints without losing a single detail 21x Ultra-Zoom All the capabilities you need in one compact lens. The 21x optical zoom gets you amazingly close to the action while the wide-angle lens lets you capture breathtaking panoramas and group shots 3" LCD Screen The huge 3 inch LCD features an extra-wide viewing angle for easier composing and shooting HD Video with HDMI Output and Control

A simple, one-touch button allows you to record video with amazing clarity in high-definition, right from your camera. HDMI output and control makes playing back videos on your HD television a breeze Dual Image Stabilization Dual Image Stabilization combines Sensor-Shift Image Stabilization with high ISO sensitivity and fast shutter speeds to capture crisp, clear images in any situation Magic Art Filters Express your creativity with up to 12 special effects for your photos & HD movies. Olympus' Magic Art Filters infuse familiar scenes with new and unexpected moods ranging from the exciting to the serene and from the whimsical to the mysterious. Choose from Pop Art, Pin Hole, Drawing, Fish Eye, Soft Focus, Punk, Watercolor, Miniature, Sparkle, Reflection,

Dramatic and Fragmented (Effects vary by model and may reduce image size) Intelligent Auto Automatically identifies the scene you're shooting -- up to 30 different scene modes including Portrait, Landscape, Night + Portrait, Macro or Sports -- and adjusts the settings for ideal results (Number of scene modes varies by model) Beauty Mode Beauty Mode takes beautiful portraits by softening shadows and smoothing wrinkles and blemishes on your subject's face. Edits can also be made inside the camera after taking the picture 3D Image Capture Discover the depth of 3D stills, even underwater. From hibiscus flowers to coral and exotic creatures, Olympus' 3D technology shoots two pictures and combines them into one image for a dramatic effect when viewed on a 3D device. Perfect for bringing your underwater memories to life Additional Specifications Exposure compensation: +/-2EV (1/3 steps)

Shooting modes: iAuto, Program Auto,Scene Modes [Portrait, Beauty, Landscape, Night Scene, Night + Portrait, Sport, Indoor, Candle, Self Portrait, Sunset, Fire Works, Cuisine, Documents, Beach & Snow, Pet (Cat), Pet (Dog)],Magic Filters [Pop Art, Pin Hole, Fish Eye, Drawing, Soft Focus, Punk, Sparkle, Water Color, Reflection, Miniature, Fragmented]

Panorama: In-Camera Panorama, PC Panorama (Up to 10 frames automatically stitchable with ib software)

Noise reduction: Yes (Night Scene, Night + Portrait, Candle, Sunset, Fire Works)

Image playback: Still Image: Single, Index Display (4x3, 6x5), Event, Up to 10x Enlargement, Slideshow, Photo Surfing; Movie: Normal, Fast-Forward, Reverse, Frame-by-Frame, Voice Playback

Specifications
Body type Compact  
Sensor
Max resolution 4608 x 3456  
Other resolutions 3264 x 2448, 2560 x 1920, 2048 x 1536, 1600 x 1200, 1280 x 960, 640 x 480  
Image ratio w:h 4:3, 16:9  
Effective pixels 16.0 megapixels  
Sensor photo detectors 16.6 megapixels  
Sensor size 1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm)  
Sensor type CCD  
Processor TruePic III+  
Image
ISO Auto, High Auto, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200  
White balance presets 5  
Custom white balance No  
Image stabilization Sensor-shift  
Uncompressed format No  
Optics & Focus
Focal length (equiv.) 25 525 mm  
Optical zoom 21  
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Face Detection
 
Digital zoom Yes (4x)  
Manual focus No  
Normal focus range 60 cm (23.62")  
Macro focus range 1 cm (.39")  
Lens mount None  
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCD Fixed  
Screen size 3"  
Screen dots 230,000  
Touch screen No  
Screen type TFT Color LCD  
Live view Yes  
Viewfinder type None  
Photography features
Maximum aperture F3.1 - F5.8  
Minimum shutter speed 4 sec  
Maximum shutter speed 1/1500 sec  
Aperture priority No  
Shutter priority No  
Manual exposure mode No  
Subject / scene modes Yes  
Built-in flash Yes  
Flash range 6 m  
External flash No  
Flash modes Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Fill-in  
Continuous drive Yes  
Self-timer Yes (2 or 12 sec, pet auto shutter)  
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Spot
 
Exposure compensation 2 EV (at 1/3 EV steps)  
WB Bracketing No  
Videography features
Format
  • MPEG-4
  • H.264
 
Microphone Mono  
Speaker Mono  
Resolutions 1280 x 720 (30 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps), 320 x 180 (30fps)  
Storage
Storage types SD/SDHC/SDXC  
Connectivity
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)  
HDMI Yes (Type D)  
Wireless Eye-Fi Connected  
Remote control No  
Physical
Environmentally sealed No  
Battery AA  
Battery description 4 x AA batteries  
Dimensions 110 x 74 x 74 mm (4.33 x 2.91 x 2.91")  
Other features
Orientation sensor Yes  
Timelapse recording No  
GPS None


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