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Olympus Stylus 1 Digital Camera

PC Mag Editor's Choice Digital Versus 5 Star Camera Labs Highly Recommended PhotographyBlog.com Highly Recommended Ephotozine Highly Recommended
12MP 10.7x CMOS Dec 2013
Megapixel Count Optical Zoom Image Stabiliser Sensor Type Release Date
Combining the best of STYLUS technologies, the pioneering OM-D series and D-SLR photography, the STYLUS 1 is a new breed of camera in a whole category of its own. Take the Electronic Viewfinder... More
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42 Reasons For

Twelve Industry Awards

This camera is one of the most awarded of all the similar spec cameras that came out more than a year ago.

This Olympus camera received a "Highly Recommended" from Ephotozine, PhotographyBlog.com, Camera Labs, Lydogbilde.no and Ljudochbild.se all of whom said that this camera was great.

This camera was given a "Recommended" award by Digitaltrends.com, Dgl.ru and Lydogbillede.dk all of whom concluded that this bridge camera digital camera was good.

The editor of PC Mag thought that this Olympus camera was outstanding and gave it their "Editor's Choice" award.

Three more expert review sites all concluded that this Olympus digital camera was good. This camera received a "5 Star" award from Digital Versus, 01net.com and Les Numeriques.com.

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Good Expert Reviews

On average, based on thirty-one expert reviews from sites including What Digital Camera, PhotographyBlog.com, CNET.com and Ephotozine the average expert rating of this camera is 84 out of 100. This puts this Olympus digital camera in the top 17% of all the digital cameras of this age and spec when ranked by average expert review score.

Excellent User Reviews

Users have rated this bridge camera digital camera as brilliant on average. This means that users think this digital camera is one of the very best digital cameras of this type and age.

Good Screen / Viewfinder

Several people who reviewed the Olympus Stylus 1 considered that it had a good viewfinder. Alison said in her review of the Olympus Stylus 1 “Was shooting away without trying to work out how very quickly! The electronic viewfinder is actually quite impressive” . Alison also wrote “It really is a useful viewfinder”. Grumpy scored it 5 stars and wrote in their review last year “The thing that I miss most when using it is a viewfinder”.

Four Olympus Stylus 1 owners who reviewed the Olympus Stylus 1 agreed that it had a good screen. Al mentioned on Amazon two years ago “Like movable monitor screen very useful” in his review of the Olympus Stylus 1 and scored this digital camera very highly.

A few customers said in their reviews that this digital camera had an electronic viewfinder. Henk Van Aken mentioned in their review of the Olympus Stylus 1 “Street photography with great EVF”. Henk Van Aken also mentioned “Great camera with superb picture quality and excellent EVF, this is my carry around camera, very happy with it”.

One Olympus Stylus 1 reviewer who reviewed the product reckoned that it was mirrorless. Expert review site Dxomark.com said “Bearing a striking resemblance to the firm's hugely popular mirrorless OM-D E-M5 the Stylus 1 is in fact a high-end digital compact camera complete with EVF” in their review of the Olympus Stylus 1.

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Good Quality Lens

A few Olympus Stylus 1 owners concluded that it had a good zoom. Amazon Customer wrote “The aperture of 2.8 across the whole range of the zoom is amazing” . Flingelbunt wrote “The Stylus 1 has an excellent lens with really versatile zoom range, with a maximum aperture of F2.8 across the whole range”. G. Wylie mentioned in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “One feature is the brilliant 28-300mm Zuiko zoom lens which can maintain a bright f2.8 aperture maximum right across this broad range to help you shoot in poor light”.

A number of Olympus Stylus 1 owners who reviewed the product agreed that it had a good lens. Amazon Customer scored the product very highly and mentioned on Amazon “It has a fast f2-f2.8 lens with a 28-112mm equivalent zoom”. Clashcity Rocker wrote “Got a decent bokeh effect from it, which is always a good sign that it's a fast lens (quoted F2.8”. Two years ago G. Rosenberg gave the Olympus Stylus 1 a very good rating and wrote on Amazon “The constant f2.8 is really fast and the quality of the lens is excellent”.

Some people said that the product had a good autofocus. Clashcity Rocker wrote “Takes great pictures without fuss, getting the right shot in perfect focus pretty much every time, even in challenging conditions” and gave the product a score of 4 stars. Two years ago expert review site Pocket-Lint.com scored it 80 out of 100 and wrote “There's that significant zoom lens with a constant f/2.8 maximum aperture and fast autofocus which saw us” in their review of this digital camera.

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Good Quality Pictures

Several Olympus Stylus 1 reviewers said in their reviews that it was able to produce good images. Clashcity Rocker wrote in their Olympus Stylus 1 review on Amazon two years ago “The onscreen display has helper hints, great for less experienced photographers and less techy users”. Clashcity Rocker also mentioned “I did some quick pictures with 2, 8 aperture”. G. Rosenberg mentioned on Amazon “A larger image senson would be nice.”.

A number of Olympus Stylus 1 reviewers who reviewed it thought it was good in low light. C. M. Smith said “The zoom is amazing and the quality of photos in low light is brilliant” in their review. G. Rosenberg wrote “This gives you a great chance to grab low light photos” in their Olympus Stylus 1 review. In October last year Grumpy scored the product very highly and wrote on Amazon “Auto focus works quickly even in low light” in their review.

A number of Olympus Stylus 1 owners who reviewed it agreed that it had a good image sensor.

One Olympus Stylus 1 reviewer concluded that the product had a good picture resolution. Two years ago Mr. A. Trevarton rated it as very good and mentioned on Amazon “It also doesn't try to cram too many pixels onto the sensor, so problems like fringing (eg around tree branches against sky) are mostly avoided”.

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Good Size

Several customers wrote in their reviews that the Olympus Stylus 1 was compact. Alison mentioned two years ago “I'm looking for a high-performing stills compact” in her review of this digital camera. Amazon Customer wrote in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “Best Xmas present I've ever had! Having had an assortment of cameras over the years including compact, bridge, 4/3”. Clashcity Rocker wrote in their Olympus Stylus 1 review on Amazon “Lens appears initially to be excellent for a fixed lens compact”.

Some Olympus Stylus 1 owners wrote in their reviews that the product was easy to carry around. Alison said “This is a great compromise camera when you want something small and easy to carry”. One Olympus Stylus 1 reviewer who bought it considered that it was good structurally.

One customer who bought the Olympus Stylus 1 thought it was lightweight.

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Easy to Use

Nineteen customers concluded that the product was easy to use. Alison wrote on Amazon “This is a super camera that is very functional, easy to use, responsive and delivers excellent results” and gave the product a rating of 5 stars. Alison also mentioned “The wifi feature is handy and I've used it a few times to be able to share images quickly”. In the same month Clashcity Rocker wrote on Amazon “A person that thinks something should be easy enough to use the vast majority of functionality without having to study the manual for hours, which is what this review is” in their review of the Olympus Stylus 1.

Several people thought it was easy to use the menus. Grumpy mentioned in their review “There are two custom (user) modes to save settings to and recall with C1 or C2 on the Mode Dial” and gave it a score of 5 stars. Grumpy also mentioned “It is easy to quickly get at most settings”. Mr David Valentine said on Amazon “The digital zoom shows no sign of degrading for normal use and the menus are fairly straightforward” and gave the Olympus Stylus 1 a score of 5 stars.

One Olympus Stylus 1 owner considered that the product was easy to handle. G. Wylie scored it 5 stars and mentioned in their review of the Olympus Stylus 1 on Amazon “Feels nice with the grabbing parts rubberised to offer secure handling”.

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Good Technical Features

A number of Olympus Stylus 1 reviewers agreed that it had good features. G. Riley said “A very nice camera with lots of customisable features to fit the likes of just about every photographer” and scored it 80 out of 100. Grumpy wrote “I will highlight some of the useful features” in their Olympus Stylus 1 review. Mr. A. Trevarton mentioned in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “As there are lots of features you need to made sure you get to know the camera as it is easy to flick a function button”.

Robust

Eight customers agreed that it was well made. G. Rosenberg said “Extremely well made” in their review and scored the product very highly. Grumpy mentioned in their review of the Olympus Stylus 1 on Amazon “It has a built in ND filter (3 stops”. Grumpy also said “It has built in Wi-Fi”.

Several Olympus Stylus 1 owners wrote in their reviews that the product was strong and durable. Alison mentioned on Amazon two years ago “It feels sturdy and robust” in her review of the Olympus Stylus 1. In the same month Ey wrote in their Olympus Stylus 1 review “Build quality, rugged, great pictures, easy to carry, perfect fit for my hands”. Digitalcamerareview.com said “DESIGN The earliest digital Stylus models retained the compactness and durable construction of that original "clamshell" Stylus” in their review of the Olympus Stylus 1.

Two Olympus Stylus 1 reviewers who reviewed it said that it was reliable. Digitalcamerareview.com wrote “Robustly constructed imaging tool that is dependably responsive, non-threatening to subjects” and rated this digital camera 80 out of 100. Digitalcamerareview.com also wrote “Capable of reliably generating first-rate images”.

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Nice Design

Several Olympus Stylus 1 owners who reviewed this digital camera reckoned that it was good looking. G. Wylie said “Stylish Olympian!”. Last year Grumpy mentioned in their Olympus Stylus 1 review “All in all it is pretty slick and speedy” and rated it as excellent. Michael J. Davies said on Amazon “Is a pretty good camera” in his review.

Five Olympus Stylus 1 reviewers wrote in their reviews that the product was a good design. Clashcity Rocker said “Not too bulky (sadly the design of the viewfinder makes it more bulky that it needs to be)” in their review of the Olympus Stylus 1. Expert review site Cnet.com said “The Olympus Stylus 1 should be high on your list for its excellent balance of performance, design” in their Olympus Stylus 1 review. Pocket-Lint.com gave the Olympus Stylus 1 a score of 4 stars and wrote on expert review site Pocket Lint two years ago “This is a high-end compact camera with design cues adopted from the company's top-end inter”.

Several Olympus Stylus 1 owners who purchased the product wrote that it was well designed. Two years ago Miss E J Jones mentioned in her review on Amazon “Well designed and flexible”. Miss E J Jones also wrote “The camera is well designed and has a really good zoom for it size”.

One Olympus Stylus 1 owner considered that the Olympus Stylus 1 was retro. Expert website Trustedreviews.com wrote two years ago “Most of the big camera-makers are keen on retro styling these days.” in their review. One Olympus Stylus 1 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was angular. Expert website T3.com said “It has a serious looking angular design, echoing the brand's flagship Olympus OM-D E-M5” .

One person mentioned in their reviews that it was neat. Michael J. Davies wrote in his review “Has some neat aspects, takes half decent piccies” but even so he only gave it a score of 3 stars.

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Good Product Quality

Some people who reviewed the product mentioned that it was good quality. 411 said on Amazon “It is quick to start up, build quality is fantastic” in their review of this digital camera. Al mentioned “Great electronic viewfinder, very fast focusing, 35 focus points, very satisfied with picture quality” in his review of the Olympus Stylus 1 and gave it a score of 5 stars. Alison wrote on Amazon “The build quality is excellent and it feels sturdy”.

Olympus Has Good Camera Reviews

Olympus is one of the better rated digital camera brands according to average reviews from experts and owners, and Olympus also has good ratings for its bridge cameras.

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Good Support

A number of Olympus Stylus 1 reviewers who bought it reckoned that it had good technical guidance. Grumpy said on Amazon “With the flick of a lever this ring can be used for manual focus, that in my view works very well”. This year Waldey gave the Olympus Stylus 1 a rating of 80 out of 100 and wrote in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “Having learned on manual cameras, I really enjoy exploring all the full capabilities of the Stylus”. Ephotozine.com wrote “A 12 megapixel backlit CMOS sensor and full manual controls”.

Good Connectivity

Two people who reviewed it considered that it was wifi compatible. One person who reviewed the Olympus Stylus 1 thought it was good in terms of connectivity. M. Bhangal said in their review “Excellent connectivity”.

Acceptable Noise Level

One person said in their reviews that the product was noisy. Two years ago M. Bhangal said on Amazon “Good optics (best in class for range given the constant f2.8) and well controlled noise (clean to about ISO400” and scored it 80 out of 100.

One Olympus Stylus 1 owner wrote in their reviews that this digital camera was quiet.

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Good Flash

One Olympus Stylus 1 owner who reviewed the product thought it had a good flash. Richard mentioned “The built in flash performs so well that many will not need a shoe mounted flashgun” in his review.

Good Battery Life

One person who reviewed the Olympus Stylus 1 reckoned that it had a good battery life. Me said “Great battery life”.

Good Video Capture

Four customers who reviewed it considered that it was good for video recording. M. Bhangal mentioned in their Olympus Stylus 1 review on Amazon “An error has occurred while attempting video playback” and scored the product 4 stars.

Supports Video Recording

supports video recording

The Stylus 1 supports video recording, unlike most of the other similar spec cameras that have been around for more than a year which do not support video recording.

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Supports WiFi Connectivity

The Olympus Stylus 1 supports WiFi connectivity, as do most of the other digital cameras of this age and type.

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Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

Like most of the other similar spec cameras that were launched around the same time as the Stylus 1, the Olympus Stylus 1 has a built-in flash.

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Supports Full HD Video

supports Full HD video

The Stylus 1 supports Full HD video. Most of the other bridge cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Stylus 1 also support Full HD video.

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Has an Image Stabiliser

The Olympus Stylus 1 has an image stabiliser, as do most of the other cameras of this age and spec.

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Very Light

With a weight of only 402 grams, the Stylus 1 is one of the lighter digital cameras that are a similar age to the Stylus 1 amongst comparable spec cameras of this age. Cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Stylus 1 have weights of between 270g and 940g, and the average weight is 540g.

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Has a Micro HDMI Connector

The Stylus 1 has a greater number of HDMI connector types than most digital cameras of a comparable age and type to it. This camera has a Micro HDMI connector, which is the most commonly found HDMI connector found on cameras of this age and spec.

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Supports Two Image Formats

The number of supported image formats on the Olympus Stylus 1 is more than most bridge cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This camera supports a JPG image format, which is the most commonly supported image format supported by cameras of this age and type. The image format "RAW" is also supported by this Olympus camera.

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Very Long Maximum Camera Shutter Speed

With a maximum camera shutter speed of 60 seconds, the Stylus 1 has one of the longest maximum camera shutter speeds amongst bridge cameras of this age. Cameras that are a similar age to the Stylus 1 have maximum camera shutter speeds of between 4s and 60s.

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Eight Aspheric Elements

Most of the other cameras of a similar age and type to the Stylus 1 only have between three and seven aspheric elements, however the Stylus 1 has eight aspheric elements.

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Quite High Display Resolution

With a display resolution of 1,040,000 pixel, the Stylus 1 has a fairly high display resolution compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar type and age to the Stylus 1. Comparable spec digital cameras that are a similar age to the Stylus 1 have display resolutions of between 230,000 pixels and 1,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 670,000 pixels.

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Has Six White Balance Modes

The number of white balance modes found on the Olympus Stylus 1 is more than most digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to it. This digital camera has an Auto white balance mode, which is the most commonly found white balance mode found on cameras of this age and spec. The white balance modes "Flash", "Fluorescent", "Shade", "Sunny" and "Tungsten" are also found on this camera.

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Supports One Audio Format

The Olympus Stylus 1 has a greater number of audio formats than most cameras of this age and spec. This Olympus digital camera supports a PCM audio format, which is the most frequently supported audio format supported by similar spec cameras that have been around for more than a year.

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Has One Shooting Mode

The Stylus 1 has a greater number of shooting modes than most bridge cameras that were released around the same time as it. The most commonly found shooting mode is Auto, but this shooting mode is not found on this camera. The shooting modes Movie,Scene,Auto,Manual are also found on this Olympus digital camera.

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Quite High Maximum ISO Speed

Across all the digital cameras of a similar age and spec to the Stylus 1 the maximum ISO speeds range from 1,600 to 26,000. At 12,800, the Stylus 1 has a fairly high maximum ISO speed compared to most of the other similar spec cameras that were launched around the same time as the Stylus 1.

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Very Thin

The average depth of bridge cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the Stylus 1 is 99mm. The Stylus 1 is fairly thin (only 56.5 millimeters) compared to most of the other bridge cameras that were released one year ago.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Stylus 1 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over two times the video resolution of a 1280 x 720 pixels camera, which is the most common video resolution supported by cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Stylus 1. 1280 x 720 pixels is also supported by this Olympus camera. In addition, this digital camera supports a video resolution of 320 x 240 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.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels video resolution is actually the best supported video resolution across all bridge cameras that are a similar age to the Stylus 1.

The worst supported video resolution amongst similar types of digital camera is 640 x 480 pixels.

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± 3EV (1/3EV Step) Light Exposure Correction

The Olympus Stylus 1 has a ± 3EV (1/3EV step) light exposure correction which is wider than most digital cameras of this age and type. Most digital cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it have a ± 2EV (1/2EV step) light exposure correction. Across all digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the Stylus 1 the light exposure correction ranges from ± 3EV (1/2EV; 1/3EV step) (worst) to ±5EV (1/2; 1/3 EV step) (best).

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Has Four Light Exposure Modes

The number of light exposure modes found on the Stylus 1 is more than most digital cameras of this age and spec. This Olympus camera has a Shutter priority AE light exposure mode, which is the most frequently found light exposure mode found on digital cameras that were launched more than a year ago. The light exposure modes "Aperture priority AE", "Auto" and "Manual" are also found on this camera.

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Supports Four Camera File Systems

The number of camera file systems supported by the Stylus 1 is more than most comparable spec digital cameras that were launched around the same time as it. The most commonly supported camera file system is Exif 2.3, but this camera file system is not supported by this digital camera. The camera file systems DCF, Exif 2.2, PRINT Image Matching III and DPOF are also supported by this camera.

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Supports Two ISO Speeds

The Stylus 1 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most similar spec cameras that are a comparable age to it. The most frequently supported ISO speed is 3,200, but this ISO speed is not supported by this Olympus digital camera. The ISO speeds 100 and 12800 are also supported by this camera.

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Features Three Auto Focus

The number of auto focusing (AF) modes featured on the Stylus 1 is more than most bridge cameras that have been around for more than a year. This digital camera features a Single Auto Focus auto focus, which is the most frequently featured auto focus featured on bridge cameras that have been on the market for more than a year. The auto focus "Continuous Auto Focus" and "Face detection" are also featured on this camera.

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Very Small Minimum Aperture

The Olympus Stylus 1 has a quite small minimum aperture (only 2.8) compared to most of the other bridge cameras that have been available for a similar time to the Stylus 1. The smallest minimum aperture of bridge cameras that came out around the same time as the Stylus 1 is 2 and the largest is 22.

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13 Reasons Against

Not Waterproof

The Olympus Stylus 1 is not waterproof. Most of the other cameras of this age and spec are also not waterproof.

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Not 3D Compatible

Like most of the other bridge cameras that have been around for more than a year, the Olympus Stylus 1 is not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a GPS

The Stylus 1 does not have a GPS. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the Stylus 1 also do not have a GPS.

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Very Low Megapixel Count

Across all the cameras of a comparable spec and age to the Stylus 1 the megapixel counts range from 12MP to 21MP, and the average megapixel count is 16MP. The Stylus 1 has one of the lower megapixel counts (only 12 megapixels) amongst similar spec cameras of this age.

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Only MOS Sensor Type

This camera has a BSI CMOS sensor type, which is typical of many similar spec cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

With an optical zoom of only 10.7 times zoom factor, the Olympus Stylus 1 has one of the smaller optical zooms amongst digital cameras of this age. The average optical zoom of bridge cameras that are a similar age to the Stylus 1 is 37x, and the optical zooms range from 0.2x to 83x.

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Very Big Maximum Aperture

Across all the digital cameras that are a comparable age to the Stylus 1 the maximum apertures range from 2 to 20, and the average maximum aperture is 6.4. The Olympus Stylus 1 has a quite big maximum aperture (only 2.8) compared to most of the other bridge cameras that are a comparable age to the Stylus 1.

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Only Features Six Flash Modes

The Stylus 1 has a greater number of flash modes than most bridge cameras that have been around for around the same time as it. This Olympus camera features an Auto flash mode, which is the most commonly featured flash mode featured on cameras of this age and type. The flash modes "Fill-in", "Flash off", "Manual", "Red-eye reduction" and "Slow synchronization" are also featured on this Olympus digital camera.

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Very Few Total Megapixel Count

With a total megapixel count of only 12.76 megapixels, the Olympus Stylus 1 has one of the less total megapixel counts amongst bridge cameras of this age. The least total megapixel count of digital cameras of this type and age is 12MP, the most is 21MP, and the average total megapixel count is 17MP.

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Only 3968 X 2976 Pixels Maximum Image Resolution

The Stylus 1 has a higher image resolution than most comparable spec cameras that are a similar age to it. This digital camera has a 3968 x 2976 pixels maximum image resolution, whereas most digital cameras that were released one year ago have a 5472 x 3648 pixels maximum image resolution. Comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the Stylus 1 maximum image resolutions range from 1280 x 1024 pixels to 8688 x 5792 pixels.

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Very Short Maximum Focal Length

The Olympus Stylus 1 has a quite short maximum focal length (only 300 millimeters) compared to most of the other digital cameras of a similar spec and age to the Stylus 1. The shortest maximum focal length of comparable spec digital cameras that are a similar age to the Stylus 1 is 250mm and the longest is 2,000mm.

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Very Low JPEG Frame Rate

Cameras of this type and age have JPEG frame rates of between 30fps and 240fps, and the average JPEG frame rate is 67fps. The Olympus Stylus 1 has a fairly low JPEG frame rate (only 30 frames per second) compared to most of the other digital cameras of this age and spec.

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Fairly Long Minimum Focal Length

With a minimum focal length of 28 millimeters, the Olympus Stylus 1 has one of the longer minimum focal lengths amongst bridge cameras of this age. The minimum focal lengths of cameras of a comparable type and age to the Stylus 1 range from 20mm to 30mm.

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3 Other reasons to consider the Olympus Stylus 1

Released Over a Year Ago

This bridge camera digital camera was released over a year ago.

Average Screen Size

At 3 inches, the Stylus 1 has a fairly typical screen size compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and type to the Stylus 1.

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SD Memory Card

This digital camera supports an SD|SDHC|SDXC memory card, which is typical of many bridge cameras that were released more than a year ago. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel Count
Sensor Type
Still Image Resolution
Maximum Image Resolution
Image Format
Full-Frame Sensor Size
Total Megapixel Count
Image Stabilizer
Aspect Ratio
Image Sensor Size
Design
Colour
Body Material
Lens System
Optical Zoom
Maximum Aperture
Minimum Aperture
Maximum Focal Length
Minimum Focal Length
Focal Length Range
Lens Structure
Aspheric Element
Focusing
Auto Focus
Closest Focusing Distance
Normal Focusing Range
Auto Focus Point
Auto Mode Focusing Range
Focus
Auto Mode Focusing Range
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Mode
ISO Speed
Maximum ISO Speed
Minimum ISO Speed
Light Metering Mode
Light Exposure Correction
Light Exposure Control
Shutter
Maximum Camera Shutter Speed
Minimum Camera Shutter Speed
Flash
Flash Mode
Tele Flash Range
Flash Range
Video
Maximum Video Resolution
JPEG Frame Rate
Video Format
Video Resolution
HD Type
Audio
Audio Format
Memory
Memory Card
Display
Screen Size
Display
Field of View
Display Resolution
Display Resolution
Display Aspect Ratio
Viewfinder
Viewfinder
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI Connector
USB Version
Camera
White Balance Mode
Shooting Mode
Photo Effect
Self-Timer
Image Editing Mode
Camera File System
Playback Mode
Built-In Processor
Scene Mode
Display Language
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight Including Battery
Battery
Power Source
Battery
Battery Size
Operational Conditions
Relative Humidity Storage Range
Relative Humidity Operating Range
Storage Temperature Range
Operating Temperature Range
Networking
Other Features
Technical Details
Housing Material

12 Awards

dgl.ru Recommended Les Numeriques.com 5 Star Digitaltrends.com Recommended Product PC Mag Editor's Choice Digital Versus 5 Star Camera Labs Highly Recommended 01net.com 5 Star Lydogbilde.no Especially Recommended ljudochbild.se Especially Recommended lydogbillede.dk Especially Recommended 5 Star PhotographyBlog.com Highly Recommended Ephotozine Highly Recommended

Expert Reviews

(56)
26 November 2014

These cameras may be a bit too big to fit in your pocket but most are compact enough to be considered appealing alternatives to heavier, bulkier, interchangeable lens camera systems...

2 October 2014

My first compact digital camera had been a 2MP Canon Powershot A60, which had been powered by four AA batteries. This is way back in 2003. It is the first compact digital camera with Program,... Read more…

28 March 2014

There's no getting around it: the Olympus Stylus 1 is a pricey bit of kit. But is it worth it? Absolutely. Because it's an camera that enables. There's that significant zoom lens with a constant...

5 March 2014

Olympus has created a niche camera in the Stylus 1, perhaps by design. It's too big to appeal to pocketable point-and-shoot shoppers, while its sensor is too small to really please the enthusiasts...

21 February 2014

The sensor in the Olympus Stylus 1 compares favorably with other models using similar sensors, notably the current Canon PowerShot G16 and Nikon Coolpix P7800. Both those models are cheaper by...

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User Reviews

(43)
Reviewed 1 September 2015 by Nick4343

The camera does everything we want very well. The picture quality matches a good SLR, but it is much lighter to carry. The viewfinder is a bonus on a small camera. The only doubt is about the... Read more…

Reviewed 21 January 2016 by Waldey

I've been enthusiastic about cameras for more years than I care to remember, and in that time and having spent far too much money I've come to realise a few things 1. The perfect camera does not... Read more…

Reviewed 17 September 2015 by Michael J. Davies | 22 Comments
(Verified Purchase)

Its ok. Has some neat aspects, takes half decent piccies, and is a pretty good camera. The problem is the Sony RX100 is better in almost every aspect except the zoom range. Yet images taken on the... Read more…

Reviewed 1 September 2015 by Roy Dalton
(Verified Purchase)

Got to be the best camera to get for price. Great if you want a modern camera with the functions of an old school use.

I have used slrs and compacts but this is the best camera I have owned. This camera creates superb portrait photos. Has a superb fast lens and replicates colours authentically. To use, it is... Read more…

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Lumix DMC-GH3 vs Stylus 1

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 vs Olympus Stylus 1
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH3 Olympus Stylus 1
$ 339.00
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Only Four Aspheric Elements
Significantly Smaller Optical Zoom
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