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Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860

80

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Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860

$230.00
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860
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Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 Review

With excellent reviews, we have ranked the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 number 273 across all digital cameras.
93
Reviews
123 Reviews + 1 Award
80
Value for Money
Very Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
80
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 80?

It has good expert reviews and great user reviews with 90% of buyers recommending this camera to others.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital 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:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Average optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Average minimum aperture number

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

43
Portrait Photography
Mediocre
65
Landscape Photography
Good
55
Everyday Photography
Average
72
Sports Photography
Very Good
49
Wildlife Photography
Mediocre

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How Big is the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860?

The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 is 112.9mm wide and 64.1mm tall. It is 27.6mm deep and weighs 224g.

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 front dimensions
Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 size in context

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is cheaper than 78% of cameras, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $230.00 it does not seem like great value for money overall.

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 and the United States price of $230.00 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £369.60 ($369.60).

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Features

Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 of 16MP is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 58% 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 the most commonly found resolution on cameras.

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Stylus Tough TG-860 of 5x is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 45% of all cameras when sorted 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 typical of many cameras.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Stylus Tough TG-860 has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of cameras.

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Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Stylus Tough TG-860 of 6,400 is relatively average compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 47% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860's minimum aperture number of 3.5 is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 2% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Weight

The weight of the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 of 224g is fairly average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the heaviest 55% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Waterproof Up to

The waterproof up to of the Stylus Tough TG-860 of 15m is higher than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 18% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The average waterproof up to of all cameras is 14m, with the lowest being 3m and the highest being 100m.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 of 0.435" is pretty standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 64% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Memory Card Size

The average maximum memory card size of all cameras is 43GB, with the smallest being 1GB and the largest being 260GB. The Stylus Tough TG-860's maximum memory card size of 128GB is larger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 6% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Stylus Tough TG-860 of only 21mm is very short compared to most other cameras. It is shorter than 96% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 of only 5.7 is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 7% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has a GPS (satellite)

GPS (satellite)

The Stylus Tough TG-860 has a GPS (satellite). 89% of cameras do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Has a Self-Timer

The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has a self-timer, unlike 82% of cameras which do not have a self-timer.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Stylus Tough TG-860's digital zoom of 4x is relatively average compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 60% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Stylus Tough TG-860 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 92% of digital cameras which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has a Shock Resistant

The Stylus Tough TG-860 has a shock resistant, which is unusual. 96% of cameras do not have a shock resistant.

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Has a Wrist Strap

The Olympus Stylus Tough TG-860 has a wrist strap. 91% of digital cameras do not have a wrist strap.

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4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Stylus Tough TG-860 is 4608 x 3456. That's over five times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1712 x 1712. Across all cameras the best resolution is 6016 x 4016 and the worst is 384 x 480.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Stylus Tough TG-860's display diagonal of 3" is relatively standard compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 51% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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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 the most commonly supported resolution on cameras.

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Dustproof

The Stylus Tough TG-860 is dustproof, unlike 93% of cameras which are not dustproof.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Stylus Tough TG-860 supports Wi-Fi, unlike 69% of cameras which do not support Wi-Fi.

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Waterproof

The Stylus Tough TG-860 is waterproof, which is unusual. 92% of cameras are not waterproof.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

olympus v104170oe000

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00050332189324, 00050332189348, 00050332189362, 04545350048501, 04545350048525, 04545350048549

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