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Olympus Stylus SH-50

72

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Olympus Stylus SH-50

$1,824.99
Olympus Stylus SH-50
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An award winning and good spec compact digital camera, but representing only middle of the road value for money
Compact 16MP 24x Yes Oct 2013
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Olympus Stylus SH-50 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Olympus Stylus SH-50 number 553 across all digital cameras.
90
Reviews
9 Reviews + 1 Award
58
Value for Money
Average
78
Features
Good Features
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has exceptional user reviews but average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 79%.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2018.
This Olympus digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Bigger than average optical zoom
Does not feature bluetooth
Only 640 x 480 still image resolution

Olympus Stylus SH-50 Video Reviews

Olympus Stylus SH-50 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $1,824.99 it is in the most expensive 10% of cameras.

Features

Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Stylus SH-50 of 16MP is pretty standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the highest 49% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The Stylus SH-50's optical zoom of 24x is bigger than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 17% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on cameras.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Stylus SH-50 of 3 is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 28% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Olympus Stylus SH-50 has an image stabilizer. 78% of cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Average Weight

The weight of the Stylus SH-50 of 269g is fairly typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the heaviest 60% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Stylus SH-50 has a built-in flash. 68% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Stylus SH-50 has a touchscreen, which is unusual. 83% of cameras do not have a touchscreen.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Olympus Stylus SH-50's display diagonal of 3" is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 88% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Memory Card Size

The smallest maximum memory card size of cameras is 1GB, the largest is 260GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 43GB. The Stylus SH-50's maximum memory card size of 128GB is in the largest 8% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Stylus SH-50 of 0.435" is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 27% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

The Stylus SH-50 does not feature bluetooth, although this is within the context that 95% of cameras also do not feature bluetooth.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Olympus Stylus SH-50 has an HDMI port, which is unusual. 73% of cameras do not have an HDMI port.

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Only 640 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The Stylus SH-50 supports a maximum still image resolution of 640 x 480. That's 90% lower still image resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1712 x 1712. The resolution of all cameras ranges from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Longer Than Average Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Stylus SH-50 of 25mm is in the longest 29% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Olympus Stylus SH-50 of 4x is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 37% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the Stylus SH-50 of 6.9 is larger than 89% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

olympus v107050bu000, olympus sh50

Barcodes:

00050332184985, 00050332185005, 00545350043193, 04545350043193, 04545350043209, 04545350043216

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