Olympus PEN E-PL1 Specifications

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Enclosure Color
    black
  • Sensor Resolution
    12.3 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    High speed Live MOS
  • Total Pixels
    13,100,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12,300,000 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)
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Image Processor
    TruePic V
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (image sensor shift mechanism)
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    225
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI, MJPEG
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Olympus

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-3200, ISO auto (200-1600)
  • 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, macro, nature macro, night scene, night scene with portrait, panorama assist, portrait mode, sports mode, sunset, beach/snow, children, documents, e-portrait, fireworks, high key, landscape, low key
  • Special Effects
    Black & White Blue filter, Monotone, Muted, Natural, Pin Hole, Pop Art, Portrait, Sepia, Soft Focus, Vivid, i-Enhance, Black & White Green filter, Black & White Magenta filter, Black & White Orange filter, Black & White Red filter, Black & White Yellow filter, Diorama, Gentle Sepia, Grainy Film
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2000K - 14000K, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), overcast, 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
    3 steps in 1/3, 1/2, 2/3, 1 EV steps
  • White Balance Bracketing
    Yes
  • X-sync Speed
    1/180 sec, 1/2000 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-18 ( ISO 100 )

Lens System

  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    28 - 84mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Min Focus Range
    9.8 in
  • Max View Angle
    75 degrees
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Lens Construction
    8 groups / 9 elements
  • Filter Size
    40.5 mm
  • Lens System Mounting
    Micro Four Thirds
  • Features
    ED glass, aspherical lens

Lens System (2nd)

  • Type
    3.8 x zoom lens - 40 - 150 mm - f/4.0-5.6 Four Thirds
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    80 - 300mm
  • Min Focus Range
    35.4 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Lens Construction
    9 groups / 12 elements
  • Filter Size
    58 mm
  • Features
    ED glass, internal focusing system

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    7
  • 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 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    12 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Additional Features
    720p HD movie recording, Shadow Adjustment Technology, USB 2.0 compatibility, audio recording, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, contrast control, cropping an image, digital image rotation, digital image stabilization (video mode), AE lock, digital noise reduction, direct print, display brightness control, face detection, highlight point display, histogram display, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, saturation control, shadow point display, AF lock, sharpness control, DPOF support, Full-time Live View, PRINT Image Matching, PictBridge support, RGB primary color filter, Scene Detection Technology

Display

  • Resolution
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    built-in

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Connections

  • Connector Type
    1 x USB
    1 x composite video output
    1 x HDMI output
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities, [ib] software

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows 7, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP SP2 or later
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, battery charger, body cap, dust cap, lens adapter, lens cap, shoulder strap, video cable
  • Body Material
    aluminum, plastic

Battery

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

Memory / Storage

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

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.8 in
  • Depth
    1.4 in
  • Height
    2.8 in
  • Weight
    10.6 oz

Environmental Parameters

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Olympus