• 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.0 megapixels
  • 24.0x zoom 25mm - 600mm (35mm equiv.)
  • $285 Average Retail $300 MSRP
  • 1/2.3 inch 28.1mm2
  • 16.0 megapixels
  • 24.0x zoom 25mm - 600mm (35mm equiv.)
  • $393 Average Retail $400 MSRP

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Advantages

Olympus SH-50 over Olympus SH-1

Olympus SH-1 over Olympus SH-50

  • Wi-Fi
    Wi-Fi vs None
    Share your photos wirelessly
  • 60p
    Yes vs No
    A faster framerate can give you more editing options
  • Newer
    4 months vs 18 months old
    Newer cameras often support more advanced features
  • Longer shutter
    30 vs 15 sec
    Long exposures for night shots

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The Competition

Compared to Olympus SZ-16

Olympus SH-50
Olympus SZ-16
  • $285
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Touchscreen
  • Longer shutter
  • $145
  • 1/2.3 inch
Olympus SH-1
Olympus SZ-16
  • $393
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Touchscreen
  • Wi-Fi
  • $145
  • 1/2.3 inch

Compared to Olympus SZ-15

Olympus SH-50
Olympus SZ-15
  • $285
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Touchscreen
  • 1080p
  • $199
  • 1/2.3 inch
Olympus SH-1
Olympus SZ-15
  • $393
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Touchscreen
  • Wi-Fi
  • $199
  • 1/2.3 inch

Compared to Samsung Galaxy Camera 2

Olympus SH-50
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2
  • $285
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Slower slow-motion
  • Higher extended ISO
  • $419
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Wi-Fi
  • GPS
Olympus SH-1
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2
  • $393
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Longer shutter
  • Slower slow-motion
  • $419
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • GPS
  • Manual focus

Compared to Panasonic ZS40

Olympus SH-50
Panasonic ZS40
  • $285
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Touchscreen
  • $400
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens zoom ratio
Olympus SH-1
Panasonic ZS40
  • $393
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Touchscreen
  • $400
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Focus peaking
  • Lens zoom ratio

Compared to Canon SX700 HS

Olympus SH-50
Canon SX700 HS
  • $285
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Touchscreen
  • Higher extended ISO
  • $312
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Wi-Fi
Olympus SH-1
Canon SX700 HS
  • $393
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Touchscreen
  • Longer shutter
  • $312
  • 1/2.3 inch
  • Lens zoom ratio
  • Manual focus
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