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Model Name: Olympus FE-300 
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Device Forum URL: Forum
Manufacturer URL: Manufacturer website
General
Model Number: FE-300
Camera Format: Ultra Compact
Currently Manufactured: No
Retail Price: $299.99
Street Price: $249.99
Date Available: 2007-08-31
Tripod Mount: Yes
Weight: 4.7 oz (133 g)
includes batteries
Weight With Batteries? Yes
Size: 3.7 x 2.2 x 0.9 in.
(94 x 57 x 22 mm)
Waterproof: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 4000 x 3000 (12.0 MP, 4:3),
2048 x 1536 (3.1 MP, 4:3),
1980 x 1080 (2.1 MP, Other),
640 x 480 (0.3 MP, 4:3)
Continuous-mode frames/second: n/a
Movie Resolution: 640x480, 320x240, 160x120
Movie Frame Rate: 30, 15, 15
CCD Sensor (Megapixels):  
CCD Size (inches): 1/1.72 inch
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3, 16:9
Sensor Type: CCD
Effective Megapixels: 12.00
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 35 - 105 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes
Digital Zoom Values: Up to 4x, seamless to 12x
Auto Focus: Yes
Auto Focus Assist Light? No
Manual Focus: No
Normal Focus Range: 60 cm to Infinity
23.6 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 10 cm to Infinity
3.9 in to Infinity
Aperture Range: f/2.8 (wide) / f/4.7 (tele) - ???
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type:  
Viewfinder
Viewfinder:  
Viewfinder Type:  
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: No
LCD Viewfinder: Yes
LCD Size (inches): 2.5
LCD Resolution: 230,000 dots
Touchscreen: No
Articulating LCD: No
Max Playback Zoom: 10.0x
Exposure
ISO Settings: Auto, 50 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400
White Balance Settings: Auto, Daylight, Overcast, Tungsten, and 3 Fluorescents
Shutter Speed Range: 4 - 1/1000
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: Digital ESP, Face Detection AE (when Face Detection AF is selected)
Program AE: Yes
Aperture Priority: No
Shutter Priority: No
Full Manual Exposure: No
Creative Exposure Modes: Portrait, Landscape, Night+Portrait, Sport, Indoor, Candle, Self Portrait, Sunset, Fireworks, Behind Glass, Cuisine, Documents, Auction, Smile Shot
Self Timer: 12 seconds
Flash
Built-in Flash: Yes
Flash Modes: Auto, Red-Eye Reduction, Fill-In, Off
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: Wide: 0.98ft (0.3m) – 20.0ft. (6.1m) at ISO 800; Tele: 1.6ft. (0.5m) – 11.8ft. (3.6m) at ISO 800
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: xD
Memory Included (MB): 48.0
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No
Movie File Format: AVI (Motion JPEG)
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes
Video Mode (NTSC/PAL): Yes
Video Usable as Viewfinder:
External Connections: USB 2.0 High Speed
Other Connection: Multi-Terminal (USB Connector, Audio/Video Output)
Included Software: Olympus Master 2
OS Compatibility: Windows 2000PRO/XP/VISTA, Mac OS 10.3 and higher
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary LI-42B
Usable Battery Types: Lithium Ion rechargeable
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary LI-42B Lithium Ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes
CIPA Rating: 300
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