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Olympus E-PL1


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Manufacturer Olympus
Model name E-PL1
Date announced 2010-02-03
MSRP $599
Street price N/A
Official site Olympus E-PL1 Homepage
 
Camera type Mirrorless interchangeable lens camera
Sensor size (type) 17.3 x 13.0 mm (Live MOS)
Max still resolution 4032 x 3024 (12 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability N/A
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
N/A
Max aperture N/A
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
Micro Four Thirds
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
2.0x
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp Yes
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
Yes
Macro (min distance) N/A
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support Yes
Supports conversion lenses N/A
Supports underwater case No
 
LCD size 2.7"
LCD resolution 230,000 pixels
LCD position Fixed
Viewfinder Optional
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
N/A
Viewfinder coverage N/A
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, shutter speed, aperture, white balance, focus
ISO range 100/200/400/800/1600/3200
RAW/TIFF support RAW
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (AVI)
Max movie resolution 1280 x 720
Sound in movies Yes
Zoom usable in movies Yes
 
Storage method SD/SDHC card (no card included)
Shop for memory cards
Storage capacity
(out of the box)
N/A
 
Battery used BLS-1 (1)
Shop for extra batteries
Battery life
(CIPA standard)
290 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
4.5 x 2.8 x 1.6 in (114.3 x 71.1 x 40.6 mm)
Weight (empty) 10.4 oz (296 g)
 
Included software OLYMPUS [ib]
 
Misc. notes Consumer-friendly Micro Four Thirds camera comes in black, silver, and blue. Includes an F3.5-5.6, 14 - 42 mm lens.
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