Summary Olympus E-620

Prices Price
Body only
$749
With 14-42mm lens
$759
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#n/a of 7
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 9
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-620 vs other recent entry-level DSLRs

Image stabilization Image stabilization Help
  1. Sensor shift
Size Really small Help
Prosumer size (130×94×60 mm)
Longest exposure Very long exposures Help
60 seconds
Screen flips out Flip-out screen Help
Great for movies
Thickness Thin Help
2.4"

Cons

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The Olympus E-620 vs other recent entry-level DSLRs

Low light performance Very noisy at high ISO Help
536 ISO
Color depth Little color depth Help
21.3 bits
Movie format No movies Help
None
Screen size Very small screen Help
2.7"
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
4 fps
Startup delay Longer startup delay Help
1300 ms startup delay
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
12.2 MP
Autofocus Manual focus only Help
None
Battery life Shorter battery life Help
500 shots
Lens availability Very few lenses available Help
40 lenses
Announced Old Help
February 2009
Viewfinder coverage Below average viewfinder coverage Help
95%
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/4000 of a second
Overall image quality Very low overall image quality Help
55.0
Dynamic range Very narrow dynamic range Help
10.3 EV
Screen resolution Very low resolution screen Help
230k dots
Viewfinder size Small viewfinder Help
0.48x
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
3,200 ISO
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
Weather sealed No weather sealing Help
Need to shelter it from weather
Autofocus contrast detection autofocus Help
slower focusing
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR Help
You could do HDR manually
Shutter lag Longer shutter lag Help
298 ms shutter lag
Light sensitivity (boost) Lacks boost light sensitivity Help
None
Lowest price Expensive Help
$749.00
Popularity Not so popular Help
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