Summary Olympus Stylus 500

Prices Price
Camera only
Score Snapsort rank
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 36
Specifications Key specs
Help 3x
Screen size
Help 2.5"
Help f/3.1
Screen resolution
Help 215k dots
Wide angle
Help 35 mm
Movie format
Help 320 x 240 @ 15fps
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Also known as: Olympus mju 500 Digital

Olympus Stylus 500



The Olympus Stylus 500 vs other recent compacts

Zoom Below average zoom Help
Wide angle Very poor wide angle lens Help
35 mm
Screen size Very small screen Help
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
1.5 fps
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
4.9 MP
Sensor size Slightly smaller than average sensor Help
1/2.5" 5.75x4.31mm
Announced Old Help
November 2004
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/1000 of a second
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Movie format Low resolution movies Help
320 x 240 @ 15fps
Screen resolution Low resolution screen Help
215k dots
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
500 ISO
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Sensor type Sensor type Help
Thickness Thick Help
Longest exposure Short exposures Help
4 seconds


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