Olympus SP-500 UZ

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  • Effective pixels

    6 megapixels

    Max resolution

    2816 x 2112

  • Screen Size

    2.5″

    Screen Dots

    115,000

  • Physical

    106 x 75 x 71 mm (4.17 x 2.95 x 2.8″)

  • Body Type

    Compact

    Flash

    Yes (pop-up)

  • Sensor type

    CCD

    Sensor size

    1/2.5" (5.744 x 4.308 mm)

  • ISO

    Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400

  • Battery

    AA

Body type

  • Body type Compact

Sensor

  • Max resolution2816 x 2112
  • Image ratio w:h4:3, 3:2
  • Effective pixels6 megapixels
  • Sensor photo detectors6 megapixels
  • Sensor size1/2.5" (5.744 x 4.308 mm)
  • Sensor typeCCD
  • Processor

Image

  • ISOAuto, 80, 100, 200, 400
  • Boosted ISO (minimum)
  • Boosted ISO (maximum)
  • White balance presets5
  • Custom white balanceYes
  • Image stabilizationNo
  • Image stabilization notes
  • CIPA image stabilization rating
  • Uncompressed formatRAW
  • JPEG quality levelsStandard, High, Super High

Optics & Focus

  • Autofocus
    • Contrast Detect (sensor)
    • Single
    • Live View
  • Digital zoomYes (5x)
  • Manual focusYes
  • Number of focus points
  • Lens mount
  • Focal length multiplier

Screen / viewfinder

  • Articulated LCD
  • Screen size2.5″
  • Screen dots115,000
  • Touch screenNo
  • Screen type
  • Live viewYes
  • Viewfinder typeElectronic
  • Viewfinder coverage
  • Viewfinder magnification
  • Viewfinder resolution

Photography features

  • Minimum shutter speed15 sec
  • Maximum shutter speed1/1000 sec
  • Maximum shutter speed (electronic)
  • Aperture priorityYes
  • Shutter priorityYes
  • Manual exposure mode
  • Subject / scene modes
  • Built-in flashYes (pop-up)
  • External flashNo
  • Flash modes Auto, Red-Eye, Forced, Off, Slow 1&2, External
  • Continuous drive2.5 fps
  • Self-timerYes
  • Metering modes
  • Exposure compensation±2 (at 1/3 EV steps)
  • AE Bracketing
  • WB Bracketing

Videography features

  • Format
  • Modes
  • Microphone
  • Speaker

Storage

  • Storage typesxD Picture Card, Internal

Connectivity

  • USBUSB 1.0 (1.5 Mbit/sec)
  • USB charging
  • HDMINo
  • Microphone port
  • Headphone port
  • Wireless
  • Wireless notes
  • Remote control

Physical

  • Environmentally sealedNo
  • BatteryAA
  • Battery descriptionAA (4) batteries (NiMH recommended)
  • Battery Life (CIPA)
  • Weight (inc. batteries)385 g (0.85 lb / 13.58 oz)
  • Dimensions106 x 75 x 71 mm (4.17 x 2.95 x 2.8″)

GPS

  • Orientation sensorNo
  • Timelapse recordingYes
  • GPS