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Olympus XZ-1


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Manufacturer Olympus
Model name XZ-1
Date announced 2011-01-05
MSRP $499
Street price $283  See all prices
Official site Olympus XZ-1 Homepage
 
Camera type Compact
Sensor size (type) 1/1.63" (CCD)
Max still resolution 3648 x 2736 (10 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability 4X optical + 4X digital
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
28mm - 112mm
Max aperture F1.8 - F2.5
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 Yes
Supports conversion lenses Yes
Supports underwater case Yes
 
LCD size 3.0"
LCD resolution 614,000 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 100 - 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 54.6MB onboard memory + SD/SDHC/SDXC card
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Storage capacity
(out of the box)
3-481
 
Battery used LI-50B (1)
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Battery life
(CIPA standard)
320 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
4.4 x 2.6 x 1.7 in (111.8 x 66.0 x 43.2 mm)
Weight (empty) 8.6 oz (244 g)
 
Included software Olympus Viewer, Olympus [ib]
 
Misc. notes Features a larger-than-average, high sensitivity CCD and a fast 4X Olympus iZuiko lens. Uses an OLED display which offers better color and contrast compared with typical LCDs. Comes in matte black and glossy white. Optional electronic viewfinder.
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