Summary Olympus C-5050 Zoom

Prices Price
Camera only
Unknown
Score Snapsort rank
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 9
Specifications Key specs
Zoom
Help 3x
Screen size
Help 1.8"
Aperture
Help f/1.8
Screen resolution
Help 114k dots
Wide angle
Help 35 mm
Movie format
Help 320 x 240 @ 15fps
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Pros

The Olympus C-5050 Zoom vs other recent digicams

Aperture Very wide aperture Help
f/1.8
Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help
Tunnel
External flash External flash Help
Better lighting

The Olympus C-5050 Zoom vs other recent pro digicams

Built-in flash Built-in flash Help
Usually standard

Cons

The Olympus C-5050 Zoom vs other recent digicams

Zoom Below average zoom Help
3x
Wide angle Very poor wide angle lens Help
35 mm
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Announced Old Help
August 2002
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Movie format Low resolution movies Help
320 x 240 @ 15fps
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Sensor type Sensor type Help
CCD
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/1000 of a second

The Olympus C-5050 Zoom vs other recent pro digicams

Sensor size Small sensor Help
1/1.8" 7.18x5.32mm
Screen size Very small screen Help
1.8"
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
3.3 fps
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
Autofocus contrast detection autofocus Help
slower focusing
Thickness Thick Help
2.8"
Longest exposure Short exposures Help
16 seconds
Screen resolution Very low resolution screen Help
114k dots
Size Slightly large Help
Standard size (114×80×70 mm)
Light sensitivity Very poor maximum light sensitivity Help
400 ISO
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
4.9 MP
Screen type Screen type Help
LCD
Weight Heavy Help
480 g

Discussion

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Alex (5:11 PM, May 07, 2012)
The Olympus 5050Z lens appears to be sharper than the one on the Olympus XZ-1. I own both.