Olympus Camedia D-510 ZoomOlympus updates its popular 2.1 megapixel D-490 model with a new user interface and improved features.
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||2.1 megapixel resolution for 1,600 x 1,200-pixel images|
||3x optical zoom lens (35-105mm equivalent) with autofocus|
||Variable ISO, 100 to 400|
||Spot metering option for difficult lighting conditions|
QuickTime Movie features
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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 "near-professional" E-10 SLR. The D-510 Zoom is the company's latest midrange model, featuring a 2.1-megapixel CCD and 3x zoom autofocus lens. The newest upgrade to the D-400 series cameras, the D-510 combines advanced options like variable ISO and spot metering with point-and-shoot simplicity. The real plus is the 3x optical zoom lens, which provides greatly enhanced framing flexibility. We're big believers in the value of zoom lenses for general-use cameras, and the D-510 Zoom combines good quality optics with solid camera performance.
- 2.1-megapixel CCD delivers 640 x 480- to 1,600 x 1,200-pixel resolution images.
- Adjustable light sensitivity with Auto, 100, 200, and 400 ISO equivalencies.
- 3x optical zoom (35-105mm equivalent) with f/2.8 to f/4.4 maximum aperture.
- 3x digital zoom.
- Macro focusing to 8 inches (20cm).
- Shutter speeds from 1/1,000 to 1/2 second.
- Optical real image viewfinder with diopter adjustment.
- 1.8-inch LCD monitor with 61,000 pixels.
- Four image quality settings, including uncompressed TIFF.
- Built-in flash with six operating modes.
- Five user-selectable white balance settings.
- Panorama exposure mode when using Olympus-branded memory cards.
- Five-shot sequential shooting at 1.8 frames per second.
- QuickTime movie capabilities.
- DPOF (Digital Print Order Format) compatibility.
- SmartMedia image storage, 8MB card included.
- USB AutoConnect feature.
- Powered by four AA alkaline, NiMH, NiCd rechargeables, or two CR-V3 Li-Ion batteries (AA alkalines included, optional AC adapter available)
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