Olympus E-420 Specifications

Olympus E-420 (Body only)

Part Number: 262080

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Live MOS
  • Total Pixels
    11,800,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10,000,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    13.0 x 17.3mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    2
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Supersonic Wave Filter (SWF)
  • Image Processor
    TruePic III
  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast and phase detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    3
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Print Standard
    Direct print, DPOF support, PictBridge support, PRINT Image Matching
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, USB 2.0
  • ISO (Max)
    1600
  • Manufacturer
    Olympus

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-1600, ISO auto (100-1600)
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, highlight spot, multi-segment, shadow spot, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    49
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach/snow, macro, nature macro, night portrait, night scene, panorama assist, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset, underwater macro, underwater wide, candle, children, document, fireworks, high key, landscape, landscape-portrait, low key
  • Special Effects
    Black & White Green filter, Portrait, Purple, Sepia, Vivid, Black & White Orange filter, Black & White Red filter, Black & White Yellow filter, Blue, Green, Monotone, Muted, Neutral
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2000K - 10000K, cloudy, daylight, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), shade, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    8 min
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±5 EV range, in 1, 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1 EV steps
  • Exposure Range
    EV 1-20 ( ISO 100 )

Lens System

  • Lens System Mounting
    Four Thirds
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Four Thirds

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    12
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, rear curtain sync, red-eye reduction, slow synchro
  • Features
    flash +/- compensation, wireless off-camera control

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    3.5 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    12 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Additional Features
    AE lock, histogram display, in-camera red-eye removal, resizing an image, saturation control, shadow point display, sharpness control, sharpness control, histogram display, in-camera red-eye removal, resizing an image, AF lock, saturation control, shadow point display, sharpness control, LCD live view mode, RGB primary color filter, Shadow Adjustment Technology, auto power save, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, highlight point display

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - eye-level penta-dach mirror
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color
  • Field Coverage
    95%
  • Magnification
    0.92x
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -3 to +1
  • Viewfinder Frames
    autofocus frame
  • Viewfinder Information
    AE lock, record mode, shutter speed, white balance, AF-in-focus, aperture, battery status, exposure compensation, exposure mode, flash charge completion, frames-remaining counter, metering system
  • Optical Viewfinder Field Coverage
    95%
  • Optical Viewfinder Magnification
    0.92x
  • Optical Viewfinder Dioptric Correction Range
    -3 to +1

Display

  • Type
    2.7" LCD display
  • Resolution
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    built-in

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card, xD-Picture Card

Software

  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities, Olympus Master

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, battery charger, body cap, eyepiece cover, shoulder strap

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Olympus BLS-1
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1150 mAh ( included )

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card, xD-Picture Card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, Microdrive, xD-Picture Card, xD-Picture Card Type H, xD-Picture Card Type M
  • Image Storage
    RAW 3648 x 2736 - 11 MB
    Fine / large JPEG 3648 x 2736 - 6.8 MB
    Fine JPEG 3648 x 2736 - 4.7 MB
    Normal JPEG 3648 x 2736 - 2.2 MB
    Basic JPEG 3648 x 2736 - 1.5 MB
    Super-fine JPEG 3200 x 2400 - 5.3 MB
    Fine JPEG 3200 x 2400 - 3.7 MB
    Normal JPEG 3200 x 2400 - 1.7 MB
    Basic JPEG 3200 x 2400 - 1.1 MB
    Super-fine JPEG 2560 x 1920 - 3.6 MB
    Fine JPEG 2560 x 1920 - 2.2 MB
    Normal JPEG 2560 x 1920 - 1.1 MB
    Basic JPEG 2560 x 1920 - 0.7 MB
    Super-fine JPEG 1600 x 1200 - 1.3 MB
    Fine JPEG 1600 x 1200 - 0.8 MB
    Normal JPEG 1600 x 1200 - 0.5 MB
    Basic JPEG 1600 x 1200 - 0.3 MB
    Super-fine JPEG 1280 x 960 - 0.8 MB
    Fine JPEG 1280 x 960 - 0.5 MB
    Normal JPEG 1280 x 960 - 0.3 MB
    Basic JPEG 1280 x 960 - 0.2 MB
    Super-fine JPEG 1024 x 768 - 0.5 MB
    Fine JPEG 1024 x 768 - 0.4 MB
    Normal JPEG 1024 x 768 - 0.2 MB
    Basic JPEG 1024 x 768 - 0.1 MB
    Super-fine JPEG 640 x 480 - 0.2 MB
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480 - 0.2 MB
    Normal JPEG 640 x 480 - 0.1 MB
    Basic JPEG 640 x 480 - 0.1 MB

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    5.1 in
  • Depth
    2.1 in
  • Height
    3.6 in
  • Weight
    13.4 oz

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

General

  • Manufacturer
    Olympus