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Olympus C-7000 Wide Zoom

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Reference: Datasheet

Review First Posted: 11/26/04


Digital Camera Data Sheet:
Olympus Camedia C-7000 Zoom


General

Model Name:

Olympus Camedia C-7000 Zoom 
Model Number: C-7000Z 
Camera Format: Mid-Sized 
Currently Manufactured: No 
Retail Price: $599.00
Street Price:  
Price Update Date: 2007-02-07
Date Available: 2004-10-31
Remote Control: No 
Remote Control Type: n/a 
Tripod Mount: Yes 
Tripod Mount Material:  
Operating System: Windows, MacOS 
Weight: 7.8 oz (220 g)
Weight With Batteries?  
Size: 4.0 x 2.3 x 1.7 in.
(102 x 59 x 43 mm)
Warranty in Months:  
Waterproof: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 3072x2304, 3072x2048, 2592x1944, 2288x1712, 2048x1536
Movie Resolution: 640x480
Aspect Ratio: 4:3, 3:2
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 7.10
CCD Size (inches): 1/1.8" 
CCD Filter Type: Unknown 
CCD Manufacturer: Unknown CCD 
Focal Length Multiplier:  
Movie Audio: Yes 
Quality Levels: 6
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 38 - 190 mm
Zoom Ratio: 5.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes 
Digital Zoom Values: 6x 
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Type: 143 zone Contrast Detection 
Auto Focus Assist Light?  
Auto Focus Min Illum: 0.2000
Auto Focus Step:  
Manual Focus:  
Manual Focus Steps:  
Normal Focus Range: 120 cm to Infinity
49.0 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 2 - 120 cm
0.8 - 49.0 in
Min Macro Area: 30 x 22 mm
1.2 x 0.9 in
Min Aperture: f/8.0
Max Aperture: f/2.8
Aperture Range Description: f/2.8 (wide) / f/4.8 (tele) - f/8.0 
Aperture Step Size:  
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type: Unknown 
Display
Optical Viewfinder: Yes 
Optical VF Type: Optical 
Optical VF Accuracy: 77%
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD VF Accuracy: 99%
LCD Size (inches): 2.0
LCD Resolution: 206,000 dots
OLED Screen:  
Touchscreen:  
Max Playback Zoom:  
Exposure
ISO Settings: 80, 100, 200, 400
ISO Rating Max: 400
Number of White Balance Settings: 5
White Balance Settings: Auto, Daylight, Overcast, Tungsten, Fluorescent 
Manual White Balance: No 
Longest Shutter Time: 15 
Shortest Shutter Time: 1/2000 
Exp Adj Range: 2.0 EV
Exp Adj Step Size: 0.33 EV
Metering Modes: Digital ESP Multi-Pattern, Spot, Area Shift 
Spot Metering: Yes 
Aperture Priority: Yes 
Shutter Priority: Yes 
Full Manual Exposure: Yes 
Self Timer: 12 seconds
Flash
Internal Flash: Yes 
No of Flash Modes: 6
Flash Modes: Auto, Red-Eye Reduction, Fill, Slow Synch, Slow Synch w/ Red-Eye Reduction, Off 
Flash Guide Number (Meters):  
Flash Range Default ISO (meters):  
Flash Range Description: Wide: 3.8m; Tele: 2.2m @ ISO200 
No of Flash "Pops":  
Ext Flash: No 
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: xD Picture Card 
Other Memory Types: None 
Memory Included (MB): 32.0
Uncompressed Format: RAW, TIFF 
CCD Raw Format: Yes 
Compressed Format: JPEG 
Movie File Format: MotionJPEG 
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes 
Video Mode Switchable: Yes 
Video Usable as Viewfinder:  
External Connections: Serial, USB 1.1, USB 2.0 Full (LOW) Speed
Other Connection: DC In 
Included Software: Olympus Master 
OS Compatibility: Windows, MacOS 
Performance Timing
Startup Time: 1.200 seconds
Shutdown Time: 1.200 seconds
Play -> Record: 1.000 seconds
Record -> Play (max res): 7.800 seconds
Record -> Play (min res):  
Shutter Lag (auto focus) WIDE: 0.540 seconds
Shutter Lag (auto focus) TELE:  
Shutter Lag, Man. Focus:  
Shutter Lag, Prefocus: 0.150 seconds
Cycle Time Uncompressed Format: 11.050 seconds
Cycle Time Max Res: 2.010 seconds
Cycle Time Min Res: 1.940 seconds
Buffer Frames, Max Res: 4
Continuous Mode Rate (Frames/Sec): 3.330
Movie Mode Rate (Frames/Sec): 30.00
Movie Sec @ Max Res:  
Movie Sec @ Min Res:  
Download speed, KB/second: 780.00
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary LI-12B 
Usable Battery Types: Lithium Ion rechargeable 
Batteries Included: Proprietary LI-12B Lithium Ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes 
More Information
Notes & Features:  
Review URL: Review
Test Shots URL: Test Shots
Photo Gallery URL: Photo Gallery
Device Forum URL: Forum
Manufacturer URL: Mfr. Website

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