As well as being compared against other entry-level DSLRs, the Olympus E-330 is also often compared to pro digicams. The Olympus E-330's top rivals come from Olympus (such as the E-520) and Panasonic (such as the Lumix DMC-L1)

Competitor classes

compared toEntry-level DSLR competitors

Olympus E-520

Olympus E-520
2 years newer

Significant advantages of the E-520 (vs the E-330)

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Significant disadvantages of the E-520 (vs the E-330)

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common strengths of the E-520 and E-330

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-L1

Panasonic Lumix DMC-L1
similar age

Significant advantages of the DMC-L1 (vs the E-330)

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Significant disadvantages of the DMC-L1 (vs the E-330)

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common strengths of the DMC-L1 and E-330

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compared toPro digicam competitors

Generally, some of the advantages of the Olympus E-330 compared to pro digicam competitors include: it has a much larger screen (2.5" vs 1.8"), is significantly smaller (prosumer size (140×87×72 mm) vs large (134×91×156 mm)), has a screen which flips out, has a CMOS-family sensor (NMOS vs CCD) and is newer (january 2006 vs august 2003).

However, on average it has fewer storage slots (1 vs 2).

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-F828

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2 years older

Significant advantages of the DSC-F828 (vs the E-330)

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Significant disadvantages of the DSC-F828 (vs the E-330)

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common strengths of the DSC-F828 and E-330

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