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Olympus E-PL2


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Manufacturer Olympus
Model name E-PL2
Date announced 2011-01-05
MSRP $599
Street price $339  See all prices
Official site E-PL2 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 No
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
Yes
Macro (min distance) N/A
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support Yes
Supports conversion lenses Yes
Supports underwater case Yes
 
LCD size 3.0"
LCD resolution 460,000 pixels
LCD position Fixed
Viewfinder Optional
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
Viewfinder coverage
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, shutter speed, aperture, white balance, focus
ISO range 200-6400
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/SDXC card (no card included)
Shop for memory cards
Storage capacity
(out of the box)
N/A
 
Battery used BLS-5 (1)
Shop for extra batteries
Battery life
(CIPA standard)
280 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
4.5 x 2.9 x 1.7 in (114.3 x 73.7 x 43.2 mm)
Weight (empty) 11.2 oz (317 g)
 
Included software Olympus Viewer, Olympus [ib]
 
Misc. notes Comes in black, silver, red, and glossy white. Includes a 14-42 mm, movie/still compatible lens. Add a 40 - 150 mm lens for $200 more. Optional electronic viewfinder, Bluetooth adapter, and more.
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