Olympus Brio D-150Olympus squeezes a 3x zoom lens into its slim, pocketable 1.3 megapixel "Brio" design.
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||1.3-megapixel sensor, delivering 1,280 x 960 pixel images
||Ultra-slim profile for a 3x zoom camera
||Easy user interface
||Excellent picture quality for a 1.3 megapixel digicam
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Over the past several years, Olympus has been a dominant player in the digicam marketplace. It boasts one of the broadest digital camera lineups in the industry, with numerous models ranging from pure entry-level, point-and-shoot digicams to the incredible pro-level E-10 SLR. With the Brio Zoom D-150, Olympus has crafted an exceptionally sleek little 1.3-megapixel digicam that's the essence of pocketability. Better yet, it's added a 3x zoom lens and given up nothing in the image-quality department to achieve the small size. Just like its fixed-focus companion model, the Brio D-100, the Zoom D-150 displays excellent sharpness and color rendition, easily competing with more expensive models.
- 1.3-megapixel CCD delivering image resolutions as high as 1,280 x 960 pixels.
- Real-image optical viewfinder and 1.5-inch color LCD monitor.
- 3x, 5-15mm lens (equivalent to a 38-114mm lens on a 35mm camera).
- 2x digital zoom.
- Aperture settings from f/2.4 - f/9.
- Shutter speeds from 1/1,000 to 1/2 second.
- Programmed automatic exposure.
- Adjustable white balance with five modes.
- Built-in flash with five operating modes.
- Sequential shooting mode.
- Images saved in JPEG format to SmartMedia card (8MB card included).
- USB cable w / USB AutoConnect for instant image download to compatible PCs.
- Software CD loaded with Camedia Master 2.5 for Macintosh and PC platforms.
- Power from one CR-V3 lithium battery pack (included) or two AA batteries.
- NTSC video cable included (PAL for European models).
- DPOF (Digital Print Order Format) compatibility.
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