Olympus TG-3 Review

 
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Model Name: Olympus Tough TG-3 
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General
Model Number: TG-3
Camera Format: Compact
Currently Manufactured: Yes
Retail Price: $349.99
Street Price: $349.33
Date Available: 2014-06-15
Tripod Mount: Yes
Weight: 8.7 oz (247 g)
includes batteries
Weight With Batteries? Yes
Size: 4.4 x 2.6 x 1.2 in.
(112 x 66 x 31 mm)
Waterproof: Yes
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 4608 x 3456 (15.9 MP, 4:3)
Continuous-mode frames/second: 5.0
Movie Resolution: 1920x1080, 1280x720, 640x480, 640x480, 432x324
Movie Frame Rate: 60p/30p, 30p, 30p, 120p, 240p
CMOS Sensor (Megapixels): 16.76
CMOS Size (inches): 1/2.3 inch
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Sensor Type: CMOS
Effective Megapixels: 16.00
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 25 - 100 mm
Zoom Ratio: 4.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes
Digital Zoom Values: Up to 4x (2x Super Resolution Zoom)
Auto Focus: Yes
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes
Manual Focus: No
Normal Focus Range: 10 cm to Infinity
3.9 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 1 cm to Infinity
0.4 in to Infinity
Aperture Range: f/2.0/2.8/8.0 (wide) / f/4.9/6.3/18 (tele)
Lens Thread: 41mm
Lens Thread Type:  
Viewfinder
Viewfinder: No
Viewfinder Type:  
Display
Eye-level Viewfinder: No
LCD Viewfinder: Yes
LCD Size (inches): 3.0
LCD Resolution: 460,800 dots (153,600 px)
Touchscreen: No
Articulating LCD: No
Max Playback Zoom: 10.0x
Exposure
ISO Settings: Auto, High, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400
White Balance Settings: Auto, Sunny, Cloudy, Incandescent, Fluorescent1, Underwater, One-touch
Shutter Speed Range: 4 - 1/2000
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: Digital ESP Metering, Spot Metering
Program AE: Yes
Aperture Priority: Yes
Shutter Priority: No
Full Manual Exposure: No
Creative Exposure Modes: Scene Modes: Portrait, ePortrait, Landscape, Interval Shooting, Hand-held Starlight, Night Scene, Night + Portrait, Sport, Indoor, Self Portrait, Sunset, Fireworks, Cuisine, Documents, Beach & Snow, Under Water Snapshot, Under Water Wide1, Under Water Wide2, Under Water Macro, Snow, Panorama, Backlight HDR; Art Filters: Pop Art, Soft Focus, Pale & Light Color, Grainy Film, Pin Hole, Diorama, Dramatic Tone, Fish Eye, Sparkle, Reflection, Fragmented; Microscope Modes: Microscope, Focus Stacking, Focus Bracketing, Microscope Control; Photo Story
Self Timer: 2, 12, custom seconds
Flash
Built-in Flash: Yes
Flash Modes: Auto, Red-Eye Reduction, Fill-In, Off, LED
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: ISO 1600: W: 0.2m - 7.9m; T: 0.1m - 3.1m
Ext Flash Connection: Wireless
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SD / SDHC / SDXC
Memory Included (MB): 36.0
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No
Movie File Format: MOV/H.264 with stereo sound, AVI/Motion JPEG (High-Speed Movie, Time-Lapse Movie)
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes
Video Mode (NTSC/PAL): Yes
Video Usable as Viewfinder:
External Connections: USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi
Other Connection: Multi-terminal (USB Connector, DC Jack, Audio/Video Output), Micro HDMI (Type D)
Included Software: CD-ROM with Instruction Manual and Olympus Viewer 3 Software
OS Compatibility: Windows, Mac OS X
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary LI-92B
Usable Battery Types: Lithium-ion rechargeable
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary LI-92B Lithium-ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes
CIPA Rating: 380
Miscellaneous
Notes & Features: Waterproof (50 ft/15m), Crushproof (220lbf/100 kgf), Shockproof (7 ft/2.1m), Freezeproof (Down to 14F / -10C), Dustproof, built-in Wi-Fi and GPS, focus stacking. Available in red or black.

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