General

compared to recent entry-level DSLRs
Brand
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Olympus
Lowest price
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Unknown
Announced
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January 2006
below average below average

Sensor

Type
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NMOS
Crop factor
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2x
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Megapixels
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7.4 MP
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Light sensitivity
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400 ISO
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Light sensitivity (boost)
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1,600 ISO
Sensor cleaning
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Unknown

Sensor (Advanced)

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True resolution
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7.4 MP
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Native resolution
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3136 × 2352
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Pixel size
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32.9 µm²
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Screen

Type
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LCD
Size
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2.5"
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Resolution
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215k dots
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Touch screen
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No
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Flips out
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Yes
above average above average
Live view
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Yes

Lenses

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Lens availability
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34 lenses
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Lens mount
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Four Thirds

Form factor

Size
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140×87×72 mm
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Depth
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2.8"
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Weight
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616 g
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Interchangeable lenses
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Yes
Waterproof
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No
Weather sealed
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No
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Built-in focus motor
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No
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Viewfinder

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Type
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Pentamirror
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Viewfinder size
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0.47x
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Coverage
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95%
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Movies

Format
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None
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Autofocus
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None

Features

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Panorama
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No
HDR
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No
3D
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No
Image stabilization
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None
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Supports RAW
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Yes
GPS
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No
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Performance

Startup delay
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2700 ms
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Shutter lag
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370 ms
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Battery life
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400 shots
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Continuous shooting
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3 fps
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Focus system

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Autofocus
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Contrast detection
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Focus points
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Unknown
Cross type focus points
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Unknown

Shutter

Max
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1/4000s
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Min
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60s
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Flash

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Built-in flash
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Yes
Popup
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Yes
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External connection
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Yes

Storage

Storage slots
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1
Supported formats
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  1. CompactFlash (Type I)
  2. CompactFlash (Type II)
  3. XD

DXO Mark Scores

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Image quality
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Unknown
Color depth
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Unknown
Dynamic range
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Unknown
Low light performance
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Unknown