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Olympus Tough TG-820 iHS


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Manufacturer Olympus
Model name Tough TG-820 iHS
Date announced 2012-02-07
MSRP $299
Street price $267  See all prices
Official site Tough TG-820 iHS Homepage
 
Camera type Compact
Sensor size (type) 1/2.3" (CMOS)
Max still resolution 3968 x 2976 (12 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability 5X optical + 4X digital
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
28mm - 140mm
Max aperture F3.9 - F5.9
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp No
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
Yes
Macro (min distance) Yes (3 cm)
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support No
Supports conversion lenses No
Supports underwater case Yes
 
LCD size 3.0"
LCD resolution 1,030,000 pixels
LCD position Fixed
Viewfinder None
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
N/A
Viewfinder coverage N/A
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, white balance
ISO range 100 - 6400
RAW/TIFF support No
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (H.264)
Max movie resolution 1920 x 1080
Sound in movies Yes
Zoom usable in movies Yes
 
Storage method 46.8MB onboard memory + SD/SDHC/SDXC card
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Storage capacity
(out of the box)
N/A
 
Battery used LI-50B (1)
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Battery life
(CIPA standard)
220 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
4.0 x 2.6 x 1.0 in (101.6 x 66.0 x 25.4 mm)
Weight (empty) 7.3 oz (206 g)
 
Included software Olympus Viewer 2, Olympus [ib]
 
Misc. notes Olympus' flagship rugged camera is waterproof to 33 feet, shockproof from 6.6 feet, crushproof to 220 lbs, freezeproof to +14F, and dustproof. Comes in silver, black, red, and blue.
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