Eight owners who bought it concluded that it was strong and durable. Richard Allen wrote on Amazon “So many ruggedised cameras look just that, rugged” in his review of this digital camera. Richard Allen also wrote “However Olympus has managed to make a camera that is both rugged and good looking” in his review. Three years ago Thewallet mentioned in their review of this digital camera “Olympus Stylus TOUGH TG-830 Digital Compact Camera - Blue (16MP, 5x Wide Optical Zoom) 3 inch LCD” and gave the product a rating of 5 stars.
Five customers mentioned in their reviews that it was good at resisting water ingress. Thinker wrote “This camera can even take pictures underwater which is a great option” in their review of this digital camera. Colin he wrote on Amazon “Very good compact waterproof camera”. Three years ago Alex Edwards said “I took this camera backpacking and used it underwater many times with great results” in his review of this digital camera and scored the product 6 stars.
Four customers who reviewed the product considered that it was well made. R. Osborne said “It is nice and solid too” in their review of this digital camera. Ricky London mentioned in his review of this digital camera on Amazon three years ago “Loads of additional functionality and the build is solid”. Thinker scored it 8 stars and said on Amazon “It feels weighty and well built” in their review of the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-830.