Summary Olympus E-30

Prices Price
Body only
Unknown
With 14-42mm lens
$1,599
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#n/a of 6
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 6
Specifications Key specs
Sensor size
Help Four thirds 18x13.5mm
Screen resolution
Help 230k dots
Megapixels
Help 12.2 MP
Movie format
Help None
Screen size
Help 2.7"
Light sensitivity
Help 3,200 ISO
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Pros

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The Olympus E-30 vs other recent entry-level DSLRs

Screen flips out Flip-out screen Help
Great for movies
Fastest shutter speed Fast shutter speed Help
1/8000 of a second
Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help
Pentaprism
Longest exposure Very long exposures Help
60 seconds

Cons

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The Olympus E-30 vs other recent entry-level DSLRs

Movie format No movies Help
None
Screen size Very small screen Help
2.7"
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
3,200 ISO
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
12.2 MP
Autofocus contrast detection autofocus Help
slower focusing
Announced Old Help
November 2008
Size Quite large Help
Professional size (142×108×75 mm)
Lowest price Very expensive Help
$1,599.00
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Screen resolution Very low resolution screen Help
230k dots
Viewfinder size Small viewfinder Help
0.51x
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
Weather sealed No weather sealing Help
Need to shelter it from weather
Lens availability Very few lenses available Help
34 lenses
GPS No GPS Help
Missing geo-tagging
Built-in focus motor No focus motor Help
Won't autofocus with all lenses
Weight Heavy Help
665 g

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