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Olympus PEN Lite E-PL5 review

We try out the new Olympus PEN E-PL5

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Product Type
Digital SLR Camera
Battery Size Supported
Proprietary Battery Size
Green Compliant
Yes
Maximum Video Resolution
1920 x 1080
Touchscreen
Yes
Effective Camera Resolution
16.1 Megapixel
USB
Yes
PictBridge
Yes
Product Family
PEN
Image Stabilization
Optical
Colour
Black
Optical Zoom
3.8x, 3.8x (Lens 1) - 3.8x (Lens 2)
Digital Zoom
No
Brand Name
Olympus
Features
Live View, Face Detection, Self-timer, Noise Reduction, Orientation Sensor
Screen Size
7.6 cm (3")
Video Formats
MPEG-4 AVC, MOV, Motion JPEG (AVI), AVCHD
Viewfinder Type
SLR
Weight (Approximate)
279 g
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority
RoHS, WEEE
Maximum Image Resolution
4608 x 3456
Maximum Frame Rate
30 fps
Number of Batteries Supported
1
Battery Built-in
No
Battery Rechargeable
Yes
Battery Included
Yes
Display Screen Type
LCD
Image Sensor Type
Live MOS
Total Camera Resolution
17.2 Megapixel
HDMI
Yes
Camera Assembly
Body with Lens Kit
Battery Model Supported
BLS-5
Memory Card Supported
Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC UHS-I), Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC UHS-I)
Height
63.7 mm
Width
110.5 mm
Depth
38.2 mm
Autofocus Points
800
Focal Length
40 mm to 150 mm (Lens 1) - 14 mm to 42 mm (Lens 2)
Image Formats
JPEG, RAW, MPO
Audio Formats
PCM, WAV
Flash Modes
Auto Flash, Flash ON, Flash OFF, Red-eye Reduction, Slow Sync, X-sync, Rear Curtain Sync, Flash Exposure Compensation
Focus Modes
Auto, Manual
Manufacturer
Olympus Corporation
Product Model
E-PL5
Product Name
PEN E-PL5 Digital SLR Camera
Product Line
PEN
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
V205042BE000
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.olympus.co.uk
Marketing Information

Best-in-class image quality

  • FAST AF + Touch operation
  • Tiltable LCD display
  • Superb image quality
Battery Life
360 Shot
Package Contents
  • PEN E-PL5 Digital SLR Camera
  • M.ZUIKO DIGITAL 14-42mm 1:3.5-5.6 II R
  • M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 40-150mm 1:4.0-5.6 R
  • Flash FL-LM1
  • BLS-5 Battery
  • BCS-5 Battery Charger
  • Micro Four Thirds body cap (BC-2)
  • Shoulder Strap
  • CB-USB6 USB Cable
  • CB-AVC3 Audio/Video cable
  • Operating Instructions
  • Warranty Card
Display Resolution
460000 Pixel
Limited Warranty
1 Year

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