Olympus E-PL2 Specifications

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    4.5 in
  • Depth
    1.7 in
  • Weight
    11.18 oz
  • Height
    2.9 in
  • Enclosure Color
    red
  • Sensor Resolution
    12.3 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    aluminum, plastic
  • Optical Sensor Type
    High speed Live MOS
  • Total Pixels
    13100000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12300000 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 V
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    225
  • Face Detection Detalis
    eye Detect AF
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI, MJPEG
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1280 x 720
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Olympus

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 200-6400, ISO auto (200-6400)
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    324
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    anti shake, beach/snow, candle, children, document, e-portrait, fireworks, fisheye converter, high key, landscape, landscape-portrait, low key, macro, macro converter, nature macro, night portrait, night scene, panorama assist, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset, wide converter
  • Special Effects
    Black & White Green filter, Black & White Orange filter, Black & White Red filter, Black & White Yellow filter, Blue, Diorama, Dramatic Tone, Grainy Film, Green, Monotone, Muted, Natural, Pin Hole, Pop Art, Portrait, Purple, Saturation, Sepia, Soft Focus, Vivid, i-Enhance
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2000K - 14000K, cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), shade, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    60 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1, 1/2 or 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    7 steps in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3 or 1 EV steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • X-sync Speed
    1/180 sec, 1/2000 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-20 ( ISO 100 )

Carrying Case

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, battery charger, body cap, dust cap, lens cap, shoulder strap, video cable

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    7
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    flash +/- compensation, wireless off-camera control
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, rear curtain sync, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Storage Temperature
    -4 °F
  • Max Storage Temperature
    140 °F
  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Humidity Range Storage
    10 - 90%
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F
  • Humidity Range Operating
    30 - 90%

Camera

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (image sensor shift mechanism)
  • Lens Mounting
    Micro Four Thirds

Display

  • Display Format
    460,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Lens System

  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-5.6
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    28 m
  • Min Focus Range
    9.8 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Max View Angle
    75 degrees
  • Filter Size
    37 mm
  • Features
    ED glass, aspherical lens

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 30 fps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    3 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    12 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    720p HD movie recording, RGB primary color filter, Scene Detection Technology, Shadow Adjustment Technology, audio recording, auto power save, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, face detection, highlight point display, histogram display, in-camera RAW processing, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, saturation control, shadow point display, sharpness control

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Olympus BLS-5
  • Details
    1 x Olympus BLS-5 Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1620 mAh ( included )

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Olympus Viewer 2, [ib] software

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

General

  • Manufacturer
    Olympus

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Olympus E-PL2

Part Number: 262916 Released: Jan 25, 2011
MSRP: $749.99 Low Price: $489.00 See all prices