Olympus E-510 Review

 
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Model Name: Olympus EVOLT E-510 
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Photo Gallery URL: Photo Gallery
Device Forum URL: Forum
Manufacturer URL: Mfr. Website
General
Model Number: E-510 
Camera Format: SLR 
Currently Manufactured: Yes 
Retail Price: $899.00
Street Price: $643.50
Date Available: 2007-06-30
Tripod Mount: Yes 
Weight: 460g
16.2oz
Weight With Batteries? No 
Size: 136 x 92 x 68 mm
5.4 x 3.6 x 2.7 in
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 3648x2736, 3200x2400, 2560x1920, 1600x1200, 1280x960
Continuous-mode frames/second: 3.1
Movie Resolution:
Movie Frame Rate: 0.00, 0.00
Movie Audio:  
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 11.80
CCD Size (inches): Four Thirds 
Focal Length Multiplier: 2.00
Aspect Ratio: 4:3 
Sensor Type: N-MOS 
Actual Pixels: 10.00 
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 28 - 84 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.00x
Digital Zoom: No 
Digital Zoom Values: n/a
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes 
Manual Focus: Yes 
Normal Focus Range: 25 cm to Infinity
9.8 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range:  
Aperture Range: f/3.5 - f/22 (W), f/5.6 - ?? (T) 
Lens Thread: 58mm
Lens Thread Type:  
Display
Optical Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Size (inches): 2.5
LCD Resolution (pixels): 230,000
Max Playback Zoom: 10.00x
Exposure
ISO Settings: 100, 1600
White Balance Settings: Auto, Lamp, Fluorescent 1, Fluorescent 2, Fluorescent 3, Daylight, Cloudy, Shade, Custom, One-Touch 
Shutter Speed Range: 60 - 1/4000
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 5.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: 49-zone Digital ESP, Center Weighted Average, Spot/ Highlight Spot/ Shadow Spot (Spot Approx. 1%) 
Aperture Priority: Yes 
Shutter Priority: Yes 
Full Manual Exposure: Yes 
Self Timer: 2 or 12 seconds
Flash
Internal Flash: Yes 
Flash Modes: Auto, Red-eye reduction, Red-eye reduction slow sync., Fill-in, Slow synchronization, Manual, Off. 
Flash Guide Number (Meters): 12
Flash Range Description: Depends on lens aperture 
Ext Flash Connection: Hot Shoe 
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: CF1 / CF2 / Microdrive / xD 
Memory Included (MB):  
Uncompressed Format: RAW (.ORF) 
CCD Raw Format: Yes 
Movie File Format:  
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes 
Video Mode (NTSC/PAL): Yes 
Video Usable as Viewfinder:  
External Connections: USB 2.0 High Speed
Other Connection: Dedicated multi-connector (Video: NTSC/PAL, Optional Remote cable RM-UC1 is available) 
Included Software: OLYMPUS Master Software CD-ROM 
OS Compatibility:  
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary BLM-1 
Usable Battery Types: Lithium Ion rechargeable 
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary BLM-1 Lithium Ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes 
Notes & Features: Special features: Mechanical Image Stabilization, Live View LCD, Dust Reduction system. Estimated Street Price: EVOLT E-510 body: $799 EVOLT E-510 with ED 14-42mm f3.5/5.6 Zuiko Digital Zoom Lens: $899 EVOLT E-510 with both ED 14-42mm f3.5/5.6 and ED 40-150mm f4.0/5.6 Zuiko Digital Zoom Lens: $999  

 

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