Olympus Stylus XZ-2: Flagship compact camera | Specs & Features

In addition to the PEN E-PL5 and PEN E-PM2, Olympus has announced yet another interesting camera, Olympus Stylus XZ-2. With significantly more compact size, it can provide a very good quality of pictures and videos. In contrast to these decisions standard Micro Four Thirds, the lens of the new items are not replaceable.

Olympus Stylus XZ-2

 

Actually, the lens iZUIKO DIGITAL f1.8-2.5 (11 elements in 8 groups) – is one of the most interesting new items. When using EGF 28-112 mm, it provides high image quality even in low light conditions because of wide aperture. Olympus Stylus XZ-2 camera is powered with 12-megapixel BSI-sensor with a 1/1, 7 inches and processor TruePic VI. As for video, it can record 1080p resolution at 30 frames per second. It has compression format – MOV or H.264.

Olympus Stylus XZ-2
There are built-in flash, a hot shoe, micro-HDMI output slot for SD (SDHC, SDXC, UHS-I) and even 39 MB of internal memory. 3-inch display with a resolution of 920 thousand pixels and a capacitive touch screen has a functional joint. The minimum shutter speed is 1/2000, the maximum – 60. ISO sensitivity range is from 100 to 12,800.

Olympus Stylus XZ-2

If desired, the user can separately buy a pad in red, beige and purple. Olympus Stylus XZ-2 will arrive in November for $ 600.