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Olympus XZ-1

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Olympus XZ-1

$601.45
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A multi award winning and good spec compact digital camera, but representing only middle of the road value for money
Compact 10MP 4x 3648 X 2736 Pixels Dec 2012
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Olympus XZ-1 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Olympus XZ-1 number 436 across all digital cameras.
95
Reviews
108 Reviews + 7 Awards
63
Value for Money
Good
79
Features
Good Features
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

It has very good expert reviews and fantastic user reviews with an average overall rating of 89%, based on 108 reviews.
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:
Average optical zoom
Only 3648 x 2736 pixels image resolution
Lower than average megapixels

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

14
Landscape Photography
Mediocre
29
Wildlife Photography
Mediocre

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Features

Only 3648 X 2736 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Olympus XZ-1 is 3648 x 2736 pixels. That's 37% lower image resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels. Across all cameras the worst resolution is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 8256 x 6192 pixels.

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Lower Than Average Megapixels

The average megapixels of all digital cameras is 16MP, with the lowest being 0.3MP and the highest being 80MP. The megapixels of the Olympus XZ-1 of only 10MP is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 8% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Optical Zoom

The Olympus XZ-1's optical zoom of 4x is fairly typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 43% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The Olympus XZ-1 has a maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all cameras the resolution ranges from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 3840 pixels (best). A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Very Slow Camera Shutter Speed

The Olympus XZ-1's camera shutter speed of only 0.0005s is slower than 66% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

olympus 228000

Barcodes:

04545350031671

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