Olympus SP-500 UZ Specifications

Olympus SP-500 UZ

Part Number: 225720

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Product Type
    Digital camera - compact
  • Sensor Resolution
    6.0 Megapixel, 6.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    6,370,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    6,000,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Digital Zoom
    5 x
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    143
  • Digital Video Format
    QuickTime
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW
  • AV Interfaces
    USB 2.0, composite video
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PictBridge support, PRINT Image Matching
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video, USB 2.0
  • ISO (Max)
    400
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    Video capture ability adds convenience for the user.
  • Manufacturer
    Olympus

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 80, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, bulb, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    auction, landscape, landscape-portrait, museum, night portrait, night scene, portrait mode, self-portrait, snow, sports mode, sunset, available light portrait, beach, behind glass, candle, cuisine, document, fireworks, indoor
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Contrast compensation, Frames, Saturation, Sepia
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    evening sun, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), overcast, sunlight, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    5 steps in 1/3 EV step

Lens System

  • Type
    10 x zoom lens - 6.3 - 63 mm - f/2.8-3.7
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    38 - 380mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Min Focus Range
    23.6 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    1 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Lens Construction
    7 groups / 11 elements
  • Filter Size
    45.6 mm
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    pop-up flash
  • Guide Number (m / ISO 100)
    9
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation
  • Effective Flash Range
    1 ft - 15 ft, 1 ft - 15 ft, 1 ft - 15 ft

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.5 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    12 sec
  • Additional Features
    AE lock, resizing an image, resizing an image, resizing an image, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, resizing an image, RGB primary color filter, audio recording, auto power save, date/time stamp, cropping an image, digital image rotation, date/time stamp, histogram display, digital image rotation, in-camera red-eye fix, histogram display, resizing an image, in-camera red-eye fix

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic - electronic, Electronic, Electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    201,000 pixels pixels

Display

  • Resolution
    115,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    built-in

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    xD-Picture Card

Software

  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities, Olympus Master 1.2, Olympus Master

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.1 or later, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows 98 SE, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, carrying strap

Battery

  • Battery Type
    AA, AA, AA
  • Details
    4 x AA NiMH rechargeable battery ( optional )
    4 x AA alkaline battery ( included ), 4 x AA alkaline battery ( included ), 4 x AA alkaline battery ( included ), 4 x AA NiMH rechargeable battery ( optional )
    4 x AA alkaline battery ( included )

Memory / Storage

  • RAM Installed
    10 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    xD-Picture Card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    xD-Picture Card, xD-Picture Card Type H, xD-Picture Card Type M
  • Image Storage
    RAW 2816 x 2112 : 1 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 2816 x 2112 : 2 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 2816 x 2112 : 7 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 2816 x 1880 : 2 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 2816 x 1880 : 8 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 2 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 8 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 2288 x 1712 : 3 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 2288 x 1712 : 10 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 4 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 13 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 1600 x 1200 : 7 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 1600 x 1200 : 21 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 1280 x 960 : 11 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 1280 x 960 : 32 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 1024 x 768 : 17 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 1024 x 768 : 50 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 43 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 103 - with 10MB built-in memory, RAW 2816 x 2112 : 1 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 2816 x 2112 : 2 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 2816 x 2112 : 7 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 2816 x 1880 : 2 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 2816 x 1880 : 8 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 2 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 8 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 2288 x 1712 : 3 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 2288 x 1712 : 10 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 4 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 13 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 1600 x 1200 : 7 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 1600 x 1200 : 21 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 1280 x 960 : 11 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 1280 x 960 : 32 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 1024 x 768 : 17 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 1024 x 768 : 50 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Super-fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 43 - with 10MB built-in memory
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 103 - with 10MB built-in memory
  • Video Capture
    QuickTime - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 30 fps - 15 sec - with 10MB built-in memory
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 31 sec - with 10MB built-in memory, QuickTime - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 30 fps - 15 sec - with 10MB built-in memory
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 31 sec - with 10MB built-in memory, QuickTime - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 30 fps - 15 sec - with 10MB built-in memory
    QuickTime - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 31 sec - with 10MB built-in memory

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.2 in
  • Depth
    2.8 in
  • Height
    3 in
  • Weight
    0.7 lbs

Environmental Parameters

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Olympus

Where to Buy

Olympus SP-500 UZ

Part Number: 225720

MSRP: $349.99

See manufacturer website for availability.