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Olympus PEN-F

$1,199.00
$969.99 $229 cheaper than 79 days ago
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A multi award winning and good spec MILC camera, but representing only middle of the road value for money
MILC 20.3MP 4" 5184 X 3888 Pixels Feb 2016
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Olympus PEN-F Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Olympus PEN-F number 127 in best selling cameras and number 424 across all digital cameras.
95
Reviews
68 Reviews + 14 Awards
63
Value for Money
Good
79
Features
Good Features
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

It has great expert reviews and marvellous user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this digital camera to others.
At over a year old this camera is slightly out of date, and newer digital cameras with more up to date technology are available. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
This digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
5184 x 3888 pixels image resolution
Higher than average megapixels
Jaguar e-type and the ford mustang. steve mcqueen and brigitte bardot. the beatles and the rolling stones. the 1960s brought us a number of objects of desire. it is no surprise that an OLYMPUS PEN-F was sold then for the first time, too. with a new version of the PEN-F OLYMPUS revives the spirit of 1960s only bet
Finest materials and the demand for highest quality combined with a timeless design make an extraordinary camera. but design is more than a stunning appearance and high-quality finish. easy handling of all the many features was essential in the product des
Al every photographer wants to achieve: taking pictures in their own style. that's why we combined four features in our elegant creative dial. once you have found your personal style you can save the exact settings for later
R and crisp details and a resolution that leaves nothing to be desired. with innovative features like our shake stop and the take eight OLYMPUS creates a stunning image qual
Most extraordinary camera deserves nothing less than the smartest technology we can offer. that's why our new PEN-F is the first OLYMPUS PEN with an electronic viewfinder in rangefinder st
Ll know these moments that are so special that we want time to stop for a second. moments that we want to remember forever. and here's the good news: our new features make this possi
Finest equipment needs superlative accessories. so don't be afraid to be a little more sophisticated. genuine leather and an expressive two-tone design our limited edition accessories for the OLYMPUS PEN-F give the camera an even more distinctive look. of course, our demand for highest quality applies for our camera accessories, too. that is why the design processes are supervised by a custom leather artisan with a century-old tradition. each item is carefully fabricated, with even the smallest details crafted to perfect
Heavier than average
Does not have a GPS (satellite)

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Olympus PEN-F In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $969.99 it is more expensive than 80% of cameras.

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We found a cheaper price for the Olympus PEN-F of £849.00 ($849.00) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $120.99.

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Features

5184 X 3888 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Olympus PEN-F is 5184 x 3888 pixels. That's 27% higher resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all cameras the best resolution is 8256 x 6192 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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Higher Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of cameras range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The Olympus PEN-F's sensor megapixels of 20.3MP is higher than 87% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Wide Range of Optical Zooms Depending On Lens Used

This digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the optical zoom depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of optical zooms are possible with this camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Higher Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

Cameras have ISO sensitivities (max) of between 200 and 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000. The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Olympus PEN-F of 25,600 is in the highest 8% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Wide Range of Minimum Aperture Numbers Depending On Lens Used

This camera has interchangeable lenses so the minimum aperture number depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of minimum aperture numbers are possible with this camera.

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Optical Image Stabilisation May Be Available With Some Lenses

This digital camera has interchangeable lenses so whether this camera has an image stabilizer depends on the lens being used.

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Heavier Than Average

The weight of the Olympus PEN-F of 373g is heavier than 70% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The lightest digital camera is 50g , the heaviest is 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g.

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Supports Custom Colours

The Olympus PEN-F supports custom colours, which is unusual. 94% of digital cameras do not support custom colours.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Olympus PEN-F has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 92% of cameras do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Olympus PEN-F features brightness adjustment, unlike 78% of digital cameras which do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Olympus PEN-F has a touchscreen, which is unusual. 83% of cameras do not have a touchscreen.

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Features Noise Reduction

The Olympus PEN-F features noise reduction. 91% of digital cameras do not feature noise reduction.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Olympus PEN-F has a self-timer. 82% of cameras do not have a self-timer.

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Features Flash Exposure Compensation

The Olympus PEN-F features flash exposure compensation, unlike 79% of cameras which do not feature flash exposure compensation.

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Supports Live View

The Olympus PEN-F supports live view, which is unusual. 83% of cameras do not support live view.

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Has an Anti-Dust Function

The Olympus PEN-F has an anti-dust function, unlike 90% of cameras which do not have an anti-dust function.

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Dustproof

The Olympus PEN-F is dustproof. 93% of cameras are not dustproof.

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The Olympus PEN-F features saturation adjustment. 87% of digital cameras do not feature saturation adjustment.

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Has a USB Connectivity

The Olympus PEN-F has a USB connectivity, unlike 87% of cameras which do not have a USB connectivity.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Olympus PEN-F supports Wi-Fi. 69% of cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|1280 x 720|640 x 480 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Has a Shoe Mounting Point

The Olympus PEN-F has a shoe mounting point, which is unusual. 89% of digital cameras do not have a shoe mounting point.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Olympus PEN-F of 3" is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 46% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Olympus PEN-F has a vari-angle LCD display. 83% of cameras do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Olympus PEN-F does not have a GPS (satellite), although it is worth keeping in mind that 89% of cameras also do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Olympus PEN-F features contrast adjustment. 83% of cameras do not feature contrast adjustment.

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Wide Range of Magnifications Depending On Lens Used

This digital camera has interchangeable lenses so the magnification depends on the lens being used. This means that a wide range of magnifications are possible with this camera.

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Higher Than Average Display Resolution

The lowest display resolution of cameras is 23,000 pixels, the highest is 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels. The Olympus PEN-F's display resolution of 1,040,000 pixels is in the highest 18% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

olympus v204063be000, olympus v204061se000, olympus v204060be000, olympus v204061be000, olympus v204060su000, olympus v204060se000, olympus v204063se000, olympus manufacurer, olympus 10727417555, olympus 9680021127, olympus 9608217799, canon v204060se000, olympus 9608235591, canon v204063be000, canon v204061se000, olympus 4010767k, olympus lvldh, olympus lvldg, olympus penf, olympus f18

Barcodes:

00000001647715, 00000001647814, 00009608217799, 00050332190337, 00050332190351, 04046628108953, 04545350049676, 04545350049690, 04545350049751, 04545350049775, 04545350049799, 04545350049812

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