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Olympus Stylus XZ-2 iHS


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Manufacturer Olympus
Model name Stylus XZ-2 iHS
Date announced 2012-09-17
MSRP $599
Street price $549  See all prices
Official site Stylus XZ-2 iHS Homepage
 
Camera type Compact
Sensor size (type) 1/1.7" (CMOS)
Max still resolution 3968 x 2976 (12 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability 4X optical + 2X 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 No
Supports underwater case No
 
LCD size 3.0"
LCD resolution 921,000 pixels
LCD position Tilting
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 - 12800
RAW/TIFF support RAW
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (H.264)
Max movie resolution 1920 x 1080
Sound in movies Yes (Stereo)
Zoom usable in movies
 
Storage method 39MB onboard memory + SD/SDHC/SDXC card
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Storage capacity
(out of the box)
N/A
 
Battery used Li-90B (1)
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Battery life
(CIPA standard)
310 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
4.4 x 2.6 x 1.9 in (111.8 x 66.0 x 48.3 mm)
Weight (empty) 12.2 oz (346 g)
 
Included software Olympus Viewer 2
 
Misc. notes Features a unique hybrid control ring around the lens that can be analog or digital. Optional electronic viewfinder.
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