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Olympus Stylus TG-2

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Olympus Stylus TG-2

$406.70
Olympus Stylus TG-2
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Compact 12MP 4x Yes Jan 2013
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Olympus Stylus TG-2 Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have ranked the Olympus Stylus TG-2 number 278 across all digital cameras.
94
Reviews
25 Reviews + 6 Awards
86
Value for Money
Very Good
86
Features
Fully-Featured
86
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 86?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 77%, based on 25 reviews.
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 great features:
Very small optical zoom
Average minimum aperture number
Has an image stabilizer
Has a built-in flash

Olympus Stylus TG-2 Video Reviews

Olympus Stylus TG-2 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Lower Than Average Megapixels

The Stylus TG-2's sensor megapixels of only 12MP is lower than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is lower than 87% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. Digital cameras have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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Only 3264 X 2448 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Olympus Stylus TG-2 is 3264 x 2448 pixels. That's 50% lower image resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. Digital cameras resolutions range from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The Olympus Stylus TG-2's optical zoom of only 4x is smaller than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 22% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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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 digital cameras.

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Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Stylus TG-2's maximum ISO sensitivity of 6,400 is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 62% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Stylus TG-2 of 2 is pretty standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 46% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Stylus TG-2 has an image stabilizer. 77% of digital cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Stylus TG-2 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of digital cameras.

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Has a GPS (satellite)

GPS (satellite)

The Stylus TG-2 has a GPS (satellite). 89% of digital cameras do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Higher Than Average Waterproof Up to

Digital cameras have waterproof (up to) of between 1.5m and 100m, and the average waterproof up to is 14m. The waterproof up to of the Stylus TG-2 of 15m is higher than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is higher than 78% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Stylus TG-2's display diagonal of 3" is pretty typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 8% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Electronic Compass

The Olympus Stylus TG-2 has an electronic compass, unlike 98% of digital cameras which do not have an electronic compass.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

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

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Stylus TG-2 of 0.435" is fairly typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 78% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Small Internal Memory

The Stylus TG-2's internal memory of only 22MB is smaller than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the smallest 33% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. The smallest internal memory of cameras is 1MB, the biggest is 700MB, and the average internal memory is 50MB.

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Waterproof

The Stylus TG-2 is waterproof, which is unusual. 92% of cameras are not waterproof.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Stylus TG-2 has an HDMI port, unlike 73% of digital cameras which do not have an HDMI port.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Stylus TG-2's digital zoom of 4x is relatively standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 42% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Shock Proof

The Stylus TG-2 is shock proof. 97% of digital cameras are not shock proof.

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The Olympus Stylus TG-2 features saturation adjustment. 87% of digital cameras do not feature saturation adjustment.

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Only 640 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Olympus Stylus TG-2 is 640 x 480. That's 90% lower still image resolution than the most common resolution of 1712 x 1712. Across all cameras the resolution ranges from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

olympus v104120bu000, olympus v104120ru000, olympus tg2

Barcodes:

00050332185111, 00050332185128, 00545350043322, 04545350043322, 04545350043339

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