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Olympus Has Good Camera Reviews
Olympus is one of the better rated digital camera manufacturers according to average reviews from experts and users, and Olympus also has good ratings for its lens-style camera digital cameras.
Good Quality Pictures
Two Olympus AIR A01 owners said in their reviews that this digital camera was able to produce good images. Expert review site Techradar.com/au/ mentioned “The Olympus Air is a tiny, versatile pocketable camera that pumps out great images.” in their review of the Olympus AIR A01. Expert review site Wsj.com mentioned in their Olympus AIR A01 review “This is why photography aficionados have long dr” .
Only Released Seven Months Ago
This camera has only been on the market for seven months.
Has an Image Stabiliser
The Olympus AIR A01 has an image stabiliser, unlike most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the AIR A01 which do not have an image stabiliser.
Supports Full HD Video
The Olympus AIR A01 supports Full HD video. Most of the other latest similar spec digital cameras do not support Full HD video.
Supports WiFi Connectivity
The Olympus AIR A01 supports WiFi connectivity. Most of the other latest comparable spec digital cameras do not support WiFi connectivity.
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Supports Two Image Formats
The AIR A01 has a greater number of supported image formats than most comparable spec digital cameras that came out in the last year. The most frequently supported image format is JPEG XR, but this image format is not supported by this Olympus camera. The image formats JPG and RAW are also supported by this camera.
Supports One Audio Format
The AIR A01 has a greater number of audio formats than most comparable spec digital cameras that came out in the last year. The most frequently supported audio format is AAC++, but this audio format is not supported by this camera. The audio formats PCM are also supported by this digital camera.
81 Auto Focus Points
Most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were launched around the same time as the AIR A01 only have between 9 and 80 auto focus points, however the AIR A01 has 81 auto focus points.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution
The highest video resolution supported by the AIR A01 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 75% less video resolution than a 3840 x 2160 pixels camera, which is the most common video resolution supported by comparable spec cameras that came out in the last 12 months. In addition, this camera supports a video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail. Across all cameras that were launched around the same time as the AIR A01 the video resolution ranges from 320 x 120 pixels (worst) to 4096 x 2160 pixels (best).
Has Four Light Exposure Modes
The number of light exposure modes found on the AIR A01 is more than most cameras that were released in the last year. This digital camera has an Aperture priority AE light exposure mode, which is the most frequently found light exposure mode found on similar spec cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the AIR A01. The light exposure modes "Auto", "Manual" and "Shutter priority AE" are also found on this Olympus camera.
Supports Two ISO Speeds
The number of ISO speeds supported by the Olympus AIR A01 is more than most digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. The most commonly supported ISO speed is 5,000, but this ISO speed is not supported by this camera. The ISO speeds 100 and 12800 are also supported by this digital camera.
Features Three Auto Focus
The number of auto focusing (AF) modes featured on the AIR A01 is more than most new similar spec cameras. The most commonly featured auto focus is Centre weighted Auto Focus, but this auto focus is not featured on this camera. The auto focus Face detection, Multi Point Auto Focus and Single Auto Focus are also featured on this Olympus camera.
Supports One Power Source
The Olympus AIR A01 has a greater number of power sources than most digital cameras that are a comparable age to it. The most commonly supported power source is AC, but this power source is not supported by this digital camera. The power sources Battery are also supported by this Olympus digital camera.
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MOS Sensor Type
This digital camera has a Live MOS sensor type, which is typical of many new digital cameras.
MicroSD (TransFlash) Memory Card
This camera supports a MicroSD (TransFlash)|MicroSDHC|MicroSDXC memory card, which is the most frequently supported memory card on digital cameras that came out in the last 12 months.
Live MOS, MOS
Still Image Resolution
4608 x 3456
Maximum Image Resolution
4608 x 3456
Total Megapixel Count
1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 16:9
Image Sensor Size
Face detection, Multi point, Multi Point Auto Focus, Single, Single Auto Focus
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