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Olympus C-5000 Zoom

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Reference: Datasheet

Review First Posted: 11/04/2003


Digital Camera Data Sheet:
Olympus Camedia C-5000 Zoom


General

Model Name:

Olympus Camedia C-5000 Zoom 
Model Number: C-5000 
Camera Format: Mid-Sized 
Currently Manufactured: No 
Retail Price: $599.00
Street Price:  
Price Update Date: 2007-02-07
Date Available: 2003-10-31
Remote Control: Yes 
Remote Control Type: RM-2 Infra-red 
Tripod Mount: Yes 
Tripod Mount Material:  
Operating System: Windows, MacOS 
Weight: 8.5 oz (240 g)
Weight With Batteries?  
Size: 4.1 x 2.9 x 1.8 in.
(105 x 74 x 46 mm)
Warranty in Months:  
Waterproof: No
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 2560x1920, 2272x1704, 2048x1536, 1600x1200, 1280x960
Movie Resolution: 320x240, 160x120
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 4.92
CCD Size (inches): 1/1.8" 
CCD Filter Type:  
CCD Manufacturer: Unknown CCD 
Focal Length Multiplier:  
Movie Audio: No 
Quality Levels: 5
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 38 - 114 mm
Zoom Ratio: 3.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes 
Digital Zoom Values: 4x 
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Type: Contrast Detect (spot) 
Auto Focus Assist Light?  
Auto Focus Min Illum:  
Auto Focus Step:  
Manual Focus: Yes 
Manual Focus Steps:  
Normal Focus Range: 50 cm to Infinity
20.4 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 4 - 50 cm
1.6 - 20.4 in
Min Macro Area: 2 x 1 mm
0.1 x 0.1 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: None 
Display
Optical Viewfinder: Yes 
Optical VF Type: Optical real-image 
Optical VF Accuracy: 1%
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD VF Accuracy: 1%
LCD Size (inches): 1.8
LCD Resolution: 134,000 dots
OLED Screen:  
Touchscreen:  
Max Playback Zoom: 4.00
Exposure
ISO Settings: 50, 80, 160, 320
ISO Rating Max: 320
Number of White Balance Settings: 6
White Balance Settings: Full Auto TTL, One-Touch, Overcast, Tungsten, Fluorescent & Daylight 
Manual White Balance: Yes 
Longest Shutter Time: 16 
Shortest Shutter Time: 1/1000 
Exp Adj Range:  
Exp Adj Step Size:  
Metering Modes: Digital ESP Multi-Pattern Meter, Spot meter 
Spot Metering: Yes 
Aperture Priority: Yes 
Shutter Priority: Yes 
Full Manual Exposure: Yes 
Self Timer: 2 or 12
Flash
Internal Flash: Yes 
No of Flash Modes:  
Flash Modes: Auto, red eye reduction, fill, slow sync (first / second curtain sync), slow shutter w/ red-eye, off 
Flash Guide Number (Meters):  
Flash Range Default ISO (meters): 3.9
Flash Range Description: Wide: 30" - 12.8 
No of Flash "Pops":  
Ext Flash: Yes 
Ext Flash Connection: Hot shoe and sync 
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: xD Picture Card 
Other Memory Types:  
Memory Included (MB): 32.0
Uncompressed Format: TIFF (EXIF 2.2) 
CCD Raw Format: No 
Compressed Format: JPEG (EXIF 2.2) 
Movie File Format: QuickTime Motion JPEG 
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes 
Video Mode Switchable:  
Video Usable as Viewfinder:  
External Connections: Serial, USB 1.1
Other Connection: DC In, external flash 
Included Software: Unknown 
OS Compatibility:  
Performance Timing
Startup Time:  
Shutdown Time:  
Play -> Record:  
Record -> Play (max res):  
Record -> Play (min res):  
Shutter Lag (auto focus) WIDE:  
Shutter Lag (auto focus) TELE:  
Shutter Lag, Man. Focus:  
Shutter Lag, Prefocus:  
Cycle Time Uncompressed Format:  
Cycle Time Max Res:  
Cycle Time Min Res:  
Buffer Frames, Max Res:  
Continuous Mode Rate (Frames/Sec):  
Movie Mode Rate (Frames/Sec): 15.00
Movie Sec @ Max Res:  
Movie Sec @ Min Res:  
Download speed, KB/second:  
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary LI-10B 
Usable Battery Types: Lithium Ion rechargeable 
Batteries Included: Proprietary LI-10B Lithium Ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes 
More Information
Notes & Features:  
Review URL: Review
Test Shots URL: Test Shots
Photo Gallery URL:  
Device Forum URL: Forum
Manufacturer URL: Mfr. Website

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