Summary Olympus SP-590 UZ

Prices Price
Camera only
$336
Score Snapsort rank
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#n/a of 9
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 21
Specifications Key specs
Zoom
Help 26x
Screen size
Help 2.7"
Aperture
Help f/2.8
Screen resolution
Help 230k dots
Wide angle
Help 26 mm
Movie format
Help 480p @ 30fps
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Pros

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The Olympus SP-590 UZ vs other recent digicams

Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help
Digital
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Size Quite small Help
Prosumer size (116×84×81 mm)
Weight Light Help
413 g
Thickness Thin Help
3.2"
Lowest price Inexpensive Help
$335.79

Cons

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Wide angle Poor wide angle lens Help
26 mm
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
6 fps
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
HDR Lacks in-camera HDR Help
You could do HDR manually
Sensor size Slightly smaller than average sensor Help
1/2.3" 6.13x4.6mm
Announced Old Help
January 2009
Size Slightly large Help
Prosumer size (116×84×81 mm)
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
1,600 ISO
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
9.8 MP
Panorama Lacks in-camera panoramas Help
You could stitch photos in post
Sensor type Sensor type Help
CCD
Thickness Thick Help
3.2"
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The Olympus SP-590 UZ vs other recent super zooms

Zoom Below average zoom Help
26x
Screen resolution Very low resolution screen Help
230k dots
High-speed framerate High speed movies Help
Not supported
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
External flash No external flash Help
Less expandable
Longest exposure Short exposures Help
15 seconds
Movie format Low resolution movies Help
480p @ 30fps
Screen size Very small screen Help
2.7"
Supports 24p No 24p movies Help
Missing that film look
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack Help
Limited to the in-camera mic
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/2000 of a second
Popularity Not so popular Help
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