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Olympus TG-1 iHS

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Olympus TG-1 IHS

Olympus TG-1 iHS

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Compact 12MP 4x Yes May 2012
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Olympus TG-1 IHS Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Olympus TG-1 iHS number 837 across all digital cameras.
90
Reviews
6 Reviews + 3 Awards
78
Features
Good Features
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 76%.
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 good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Very small optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Lower than average megapixels
Only 3968 x 2976 pixels image resolution

How Big is the Olympus TG-1 iHS?

The Olympus TG-1 iHS is 111.5mm wide and 66.5mm tall. It is 29.1mm deep and weighs 230g.

Olympus TG-1 iHS front dimensions
Olympus TG-1 iHS size in context

Olympus TG-1 IHS In-Depth Analysis

Features

Lower Than Average Megapixels

The Olympus TG-1 iHS's sensor megapixels of only 12MP is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is lower than 86% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature. The lowest megapixels of cameras is 0.3MP, the highest is 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP.

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Only 3968 X 2976 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the TG-1 iHS is 3968 x 2976 pixels. That's 26% lower image resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most common resolution. Across all digital cameras the resolution ranges from 640 x 480 pixels (worst) to 8256 x 6192 pixels (best).

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The TG-1 iHS's optical zoom of only 4x is in the smallest 27% of all digital cameras when ranked 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 Olympus TG-1 iHS has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of cameras.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The TG-1 iHS's minimum aperture number of 2 is relatively typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 83% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Weight

The TG-1 iHS's weight of 230g is relatively typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is heavier than 44% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The TG-1 iHS has a built-in flash. 68% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Only 640 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The TG-1 iHS 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 worst resolution of all cameras is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Average Waterproof Up to

The TG-1 iHS's waterproof up to of 12m is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 64% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Display Diagonal

The TG-1 iHS's display diagonal of 3" is fairly standard compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 13% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Olympus TG-1 iHS has an HDMI port, which is unusual. 73% of cameras do not have an HDMI port.

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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 the most frequently supported resolution on digital cameras.

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Shock Proof

The TG-1 iHS is shock proof, which is unusual. 97% of cameras are not shock proof.

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The TG-1 iHS features saturation adjustment. 87% of digital cameras do not feature saturation adjustment.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The Olympus TG-1 iHS supports Full HD video. 76% of cameras do not support Full HD video.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The average digital zoom of all cameras is 12x, with the smallest being 1x and the biggest being 810x. The Olympus TG-1 iHS's digital zoom of 16x is bigger than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 7% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a GPS (satellite)

GPS (satellite)

The TG-1 iHS has a GPS (satellite), which is unusual. 89% of digital cameras do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Average Image Sensor Size

The Olympus TG-1 iHS's image sensor size of 0.435" is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 22% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Waterproof

The TG-1 iHS is waterproof. 92% of cameras are not waterproof.

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Has an Electronic Compass

The TG-1 iHS has an electronic compass, which is unusual. 98% of digital cameras do not have an electronic compass.

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Smaller Than Average Internal Memory

Cameras have internal memory of between 1MB and 700MB, and the average internal memory is 50MB. The Olympus TG-1 iHS's internal memory of only 7.9MB is very small compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

olympus v104090su000, olympus tg1ihs

Barcodes:

00050332182189, 04545350039479

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