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Olympus SP-590 Ultra Zoom


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Manufacturer Olympus
Model name SP-590 Ultra Zoom
Date announced 2009-01-07
MSRP $450
Street price N/A
Official site SP-590 Ultra Zoom Homepage
 
Camera type N/A
Sensor size (type) 1/2.33" (CCD)
Max still resolution 3968 x 2976 (12 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability 26X optical + 5X digital
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
26mm - 676mm
Max aperture F2.8 - F5.0
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp Yes
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
Yes
Macro (min distance) Yes (1 cm)
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support No
Supports conversion lenses Yes
Supports underwater case
 
LCD size 2.7"
LCD resolution 230,000 pixels
LCD position Fixed
Viewfinder Electronic
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
N/A
Viewfinder coverage N/A
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, shutter speed, aperture, white balance, focus
ISO range 80/100/200/400/800/1600
RAW/TIFF support No
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (AVI)
Max movie resolution 640 x 480
Sound in movies Yes
Zoom usable in movies
 
Storage method Unknown onboard memory + xD Picture Card
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Storage capacity
(out of the box)
N/A
 
Battery used AA (4)
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Battery life
(CIPA standard)
340 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
4.3 x 3.5 x 3.9 in (109.2 x 88.9 x 99.1 mm)
Weight (empty) 13.2 oz (373 g)
 
Included software Olympus Master
 
Misc. notes Currently the biggest zoom range on the market. HDMI output. Beauty mode smoothes out wrinkles and blemishes.
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